Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 15 February 2019 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 121 111
Rank change year-on-year -23 -10 +5
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 12 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.40% 0.82% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.96% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 4
Surrey median daily rate £550 £625 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +38.89% -13.04%
10th Percentile £498 £536 £363
90th Percentile £598 £730 £538
South East median daily rate £538 £600 £525
% change year-on-year -10.42% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £60.87

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,649 2,495 1,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.60% 85.12% 84.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,893 1,769 1,079
Surrey median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £224
90th Percentile £625 £588 £557
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 58 94
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +60.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £14.80 £13.72 £12.16
90th Percentile £52.63 £50.40 £42.35
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £24.02 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.95% +6.76% -23.73%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Surrey

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in Surrey

Security Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Architecture in Surrey

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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
Staines +10 3 £538 -
Guildford - 3 - - 3
Security Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 7 (58.33%) CISSP
1 7 (58.33%) Vulnerability Management
1 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) CISM
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (41.67%) Qualys
3 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (41.67%) Nessus
3 5 (41.67%) Puppet
3 5 (41.67%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 5 (41.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (41.67%) Ansible
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) Patch Management
3 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (41.67%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (41.67%) Amazon Kinesis

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon Kinesis
1 5 (41.67%) AWS Lambda
1 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
1 5 (41.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon Athena
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (58.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Patch Management
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) Database Security
5 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CISSP
2 6 (50.00%) CISM
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (8.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (8.33%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
1 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
1 5 (41.67%) Nessus
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
1 5 (41.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Qualys