Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Security Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Architecture over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Architecture
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 181 194
Rank change year-on-year +13 +13 +8
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 41 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.79% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 3
East of England median daily rate £513 £575 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.87% +43.75% -16.88%
10th Percentile £444 £514 £360
90th Percentile £675 £649 £505
England median daily rate £550 £563 £540
% change year-on-year -2.22% +4.17% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East of England median hourly rate - - £57.50
England median hourly rate £60.44 £24.50 £49.50
% change year-on-year +146.67% -50.51% +10.00%

Security Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4263 3966 4607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.60% 81.39% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2456 2303 2684
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £232
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 317 397
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +34.74% -1.53%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.44
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in the East of England

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Architecture in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in the East of England

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Architecture in the East of England

Security Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Architecture in the East of England

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +19 30 £525 -4.55%
Cambridgeshire -6 8 £500 - 1
Hertfordshire -14 2 - -
Norfolk -5 1 £450 -30.77% 2
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 29 (70.73%) Information Security
2 23 (56.10%) Retail
3 20 (48.78%) E-Commerce
4 17 (41.46%) CISM
4 17 (41.46%) SDLC
5 14 (34.15%) CISA
5 14 (34.15%) CISSP
6 13 (31.71%) Management Information System
6 13 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (29.27%) Cryptography
7 12 (29.27%) Security Management
8 11 (26.83%) Business Continuity
8 11 (26.83%) Project Management
8 11 (26.83%) Web Services
8 11 (26.83%) ITIL
8 11 (26.83%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (26.83%) PCI DSS
9 10 (24.39%) ISMS
9 10 (24.39%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (24.39%) Degree
9 10 (24.39%) Information Security Management
10 9 (21.95%) Finance
11 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
11 8 (19.51%) Mobile Commerce
11 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (19.51%) Compliance Management
11 8 (19.51%) Risk and Compliance Management
12 7 (17.07%) Data Privacy
12 7 (17.07%) Java
12 7 (17.07%) Risk Management

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.63%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (12.20%) Google App Engine
2 5 (12.20%) IaaS
3 4 (9.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Internet
1 6 (14.63%) Network Security
2 5 (12.20%) Ethernet
2 5 (12.20%) Profibus
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) BGP
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.44%) OSPF
4 1 (2.44%) Skype
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Big Data
General
1 23 (56.10%) Retail
2 9 (21.95%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Architect
2 14 (34.15%) Consultant
3 13 (31.71%) Security Consultant
4 10 (24.39%) Security Architect
5 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Architect
5 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 7 (17.07%) Information Security Consultant
5 7 (17.07%) Security Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Technology Architect
8 2 (4.88%) GDPR Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Information Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Information Security Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) IT Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) IT Security Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Lead Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Lead Security Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Web Services
2 4 (9.76%) JMS
2 4 (9.76%) REST
2 4 (9.76%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
3 5 (12.20%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 5 (12.20%) SCADA
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) CESG
5 1 (2.44%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) PKI
5 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Android
1 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
1 6 (14.63%) Solaris
1 6 (14.63%) Unix
2 5 (12.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Information Security
2 20 (48.78%) E-Commerce
3 17 (41.46%) SDLC
4 12 (29.27%) Cryptography
4 12 (29.27%) Security Management
5 11 (26.83%) Business Continuity
5 11 (26.83%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (26.83%) ITIL
5 11 (26.83%) Project Management
6 10 (24.39%) Information Security Management
6 10 (24.39%) ISMS
6 10 (24.39%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (19.51%) Compliance Management
7 8 (19.51%) Mobile Commerce
7 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
7 8 (19.51%) Risk and Compliance Management
8 7 (17.07%) Data Privacy
8 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
9 6 (14.63%) DevOps
9 6 (14.63%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) CISM
2 14 (34.15%) CISA
2 14 (34.15%) CISSP
3 10 (24.39%) Degree
4 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.88%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE Security
6 1 (2.44%) CCNP
6 1 (2.44%) CCSP
6 1 (2.44%) CLAS
6 1 (2.44%) CRISC
6 1 (2.44%) HP APS
6 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (26.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.88%) GDPR
3 2 (4.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) vCloud
2 5 (12.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.44%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Google
1 6 (14.63%) VMware
2 2 (4.88%) VocaLink
3 1 (2.44%) Avaya
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) Imperva
3 1 (2.44%) Meru Networks
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Trustwave
3 1 (2.44%) Virgin Media