The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £87,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architect
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 165 192
Rank change year-on-year -16 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 6 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.96% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.00% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 26
Median salary £87,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £52,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £74,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3153 4302 4905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.00% 96.54% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2538 3477 3703
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Security Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Berkshire

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Architect in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Security Architect in Berkshire

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architect in Berkshire

Security Architect
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +15 3 £90,000 +5.88%
Newbury -7 1 £70,000 +9.80%
Reading -7 1 £80,000 +10.34% 2
Security Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Security Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 21 (52.50%) Security Architecture
2 17 (42.50%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (35.00%) Cisco
4 13 (32.50%) PKI
4 13 (32.50%) Data Protection
4 13 (32.50%) SC Cleared
4 13 (32.50%) Fraud Detection
4 13 (32.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 12 (30.00%) Palo Alto
6 11 (27.50%) Network Security
7 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (22.50%) SSL
8 9 (22.50%) CISSP
9 8 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 7 (17.50%) Firewall
10 7 (17.50%) VMware
10 7 (17.50%) Information Security
11 6 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (15.00%) Presales
11 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (15.00%) TOGAF
11 6 (15.00%) VPN
12 5 (12.50%) Unix
12 5 (12.50%) Windows
12 5 (12.50%) Linux
12 5 (12.50%) CISM
12 5 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (12.50%) Security Operations
12 5 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (7.50%) IBM Domino
1 3 (7.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Network Security
2 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (22.50%) SSL
4 7 (17.50%) Firewall
5 6 (15.00%) VPN
6 5 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.50%) BGP
7 1 (2.50%) DHCP
7 1 (2.50%) DNS
7 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.50%) FWSM
7 1 (2.50%) LAN
7 1 (2.50%) MPLS
7 1 (2.50%) OSPF
7 1 (2.50%) SNMP
7 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.50%) VLAN
7 1 (2.50%) WAN
7 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.50%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) PKI
2 6 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.50%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
1 5 (12.50%) Unix
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Security Architecture
2 17 (42.50%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (32.50%) Data Protection
3 13 (32.50%) Fraud Detection
3 13 (32.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 7 (17.50%) Information Security
5 6 (15.00%) Presales
5 6 (15.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 5 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 5 (12.50%) Security Patching
7 4 (10.00%) Identity Management
7 4 (10.00%) Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) Threat Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Change Management
8 3 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (7.50%) MODAF
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (32.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (22.50%) CISSP
4 5 (12.50%) CISM
5 4 (10.00%) CISA
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.50%) CCIE
6 3 (7.50%) CCSE
6 3 (7.50%) IISP
7 2 (5.00%) CCNP
7 2 (5.00%) GIAC
7 2 (5.00%) SANS
8 1 (2.50%) CCDP
8 1 (2.50%) CCSM
8 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) ISSAP
8 1 (2.50%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.50%) GDPR
3 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (5.00%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Cisco
2 12 (30.00%) Palo Alto
3 8 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (17.50%) VMware
5 5 (12.50%) Imperva
5 5 (12.50%) LogLogic
6 3 (7.50%) Blue Coat
6 3 (7.50%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.00%) Juniper
7 2 (5.00%) Sophos
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) Splunk
8 1 (2.50%) Tufin
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
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Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
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