Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Architect
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 88 64
Rank change year-on-year -6 -24 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 21 3 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.18% 0.24% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.25% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 24
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 - £475
10th Percentile £513 - £414
90th Percentile £588 - £600
South West median daily rate £538 £488 £600
% change year-on-year +10.26% -18.75% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,686 1,192 1,233
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 94.98% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,106 818 871
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +8.39% +3.33%
10th Percentile £266 £270 £213
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 26 31
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £27.25 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.13% -29.22% +71.11%
10th Percentile £15.16 £13.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £49.55 £40.38 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% +3.77% -11.67%

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings that featured Security Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Wiltshire

Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architect in Wiltshire

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Salisbury - 21 £525 -
Security Architect
South West

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, Security Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (85.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 18 (85.71%) Information Security
2 18 (85.71%) HMG Infosec
2 18 (85.71%) JSP 440
2 18 (85.71%) Security Architecture
3 17 (80.95%) Technical Architecture
3 17 (80.95%) IT Strategy
3 17 (80.95%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (80.95%) Information Assurance
4 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (61.90%) DV Cleared
4 13 (61.90%) Critical Thinking
5 12 (57.14%) CESG Certified Professional
5 12 (57.14%) ISSAP
5 12 (57.14%) ISSEP
5 12 (57.14%) CISA
5 12 (57.14%) CISM
5 12 (57.14%) CISSP
6 11 (52.38%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
8 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) Linux
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
9 2 (9.52%) SCCM
9 2 (9.52%) SCOM
10 1 (4.76%) RMADS

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Information Security
1 18 (85.71%) Security Architecture
2 17 (80.95%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (80.95%) Information Assurance
2 17 (80.95%) IT Strategy
2 17 (80.95%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (61.90%) Critical Thinking
4 11 (52.38%) Identity Access Management
5 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (61.90%) DV Cleared
3 12 (57.14%) CESG Certified Professional
3 12 (57.14%) CISA
3 12 (57.14%) CISM
3 12 (57.14%) CISSP
3 12 (57.14%) ISSAP
3 12 (57.14%) ISSEP
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (85.71%) HMG Infosec
1 18 (85.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 18 (85.71%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.76%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Scality
2 1 (4.76%) VMware