Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 138 110
Rank change year-on-year +9 -28 +4
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 40 4 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.21% 0.15% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.18% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 11
Surrey median daily rate £650 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.33% -28.57% +5.00%
10th Percentile £410 £363 £463
90th Percentile £713 £388 £538
South East median daily rate £600 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £60.44 £24.50
% change year-on-year -17.27% +146.67% -

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 2,914 2,262 2,076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.25% 85.88% 85.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,051 1,590 1,424
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £299 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £435 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +5.07% +3.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 60 87
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -9.09% -18.52%
10th Percentile £12.35 £14.00 £12.85
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £46.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.01% -11.11% -

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 September 2018. 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 - 9 £650 -
Guildford - 8 £675 - 2
Redhill - 7 £650 -
Cobham - 2 £420 -
Epsom - 1 £380 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Security Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 24 (60.00%) CISSP
2 22 (55.00%) CISM
3 20 (50.00%) Information Security
4 17 (42.50%) CISA
5 16 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (37.50%) Finance
6 15 (37.50%) GDPR
7 11 (27.50%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (27.50%) OWASP
8 10 (25.00%) Degree
8 10 (25.00%) NIST 800
9 9 (22.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (22.50%) Middleware
10 8 (20.00%) Network Security
10 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (17.50%) CISMP
11 7 (17.50%) ITIL
12 6 (15.00%) IIS
12 6 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
12 6 (15.00%) Security Management
12 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
12 6 (15.00%) Firewall
12 6 (15.00%) TOGAF
12 6 (15.00%) Matrix Management
12 6 (15.00%) IISP
12 6 (15.00%) Cloud Operations
13 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
13 5 (12.50%) Data Quality
13 5 (12.50%) Kanban

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Office 365
3 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Network Security
2 6 (15.00%) Firewall
3 5 (12.50%) WAN
4 4 (10.00%) VPN
5 3 (7.50%) Internet
5 3 (7.50%) LAN
6 2 (5.00%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.50%) IPsec
7 1 (2.50%) SSL
7 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SonarQube
2 2 (5.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Architect
1 21 (52.50%) Security Architect
2 9 (22.50%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Security Officer
4 6 (15.00%) Chief Information Officer
4 6 (15.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 6 (15.00%) Chief Security Officer
4 6 (15.00%) CIO
4 6 (15.00%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (12.50%) AWS Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Security Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Cloud Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Network Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Network Security Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) Middleware
2 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.00%) JAAS
2 2 (5.00%) JPA
2 2 (5.00%) LDAP
2 2 (5.00%) OAuth
2 2 (5.00%) OpenID
2 2 (5.00%) SAML
2 2 (5.00%) Spring
2 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) XACML
3 1 (2.50%) gRPC
3 1 (2.50%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (7.50%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (7.50%) Smartcard
5 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.00%) SCADA
6 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Android
2 2 (5.00%) Debian
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Information Security
2 11 (27.50%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (27.50%) OWASP
3 7 (17.50%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Cloud Operations
4 6 (15.00%) Matrix Management
4 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (15.00%) Security Management
4 6 (15.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 5 (12.50%) Kanban
5 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.50%) Project Management
5 5 (12.50%) Scrum
5 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) Business Development
7 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (7.50%) C++
3 1 (2.50%) C
3 1 (2.50%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) CISSP
2 22 (55.00%) CISM
3 17 (42.50%) CISA
4 10 (25.00%) Degree
5 7 (17.50%) CISMP
6 6 (15.00%) IISP
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.50%) CREST Certified
8 2 (5.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (5.00%) CCSP
8 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.50%) CRISC
9 1 (2.50%) GIAC
9 1 (2.50%) ISSAP
9 1 (2.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (37.50%) GDPR
3 10 (25.00%) NIST 800
4 6 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (12.50%) Data Quality
5 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 3 (7.50%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (7.50%) ISO 22301
6 3 (7.50%) ISO 31000
6 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
6 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (2.50%) HIPAA
7 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Nessus
1 3 (7.50%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 2 (5.00%) MIIS
2 2 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.50%) QRadar
3 1 (2.50%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.00%) Qualys
2 3 (7.50%) ArcSight
2 3 (7.50%) Barracuda Networks
2 3 (7.50%) Centrify
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco
2 3 (7.50%) IBM
2 3 (7.50%) Imperva
2 3 (7.50%) McAfee
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Splunk
2 3 (7.50%) Sun
2 3 (7.50%) Trend Micro
2 3 (7.50%) Tripwire
3 2 (5.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.50%) Aruba
4 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.50%) Samsung