The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 190 204
Rank change year-on-year +41 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 34 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.01% 0.64% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.68% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 27
Median salary £75,000 £69,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.30% -1.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £77,500 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

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 3208 4724 5222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.71% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2602 3865 3870
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 £27,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Reading +26 11 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Newbury - 3 - -
Bracknell +10 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £87,500 -
Security Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 43 (64.18%) Security Architecture
2 30 (44.78%) Security Cleared
3 29 (43.28%) SC Cleared
3 29 (43.28%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (40.30%) Cisco
5 26 (38.81%) Data Protection
5 26 (38.81%) PKI
5 26 (38.81%) Fraud Detection
5 26 (38.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 24 (35.82%) Palo Alto
7 21 (31.34%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (28.36%) Firewall
8 19 (28.36%) Information Security
9 17 (25.37%) VMware
10 16 (23.88%) CheckPoint
10 16 (23.88%) SSL
10 16 (23.88%) Network Security
10 16 (23.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 15 (22.39%) Security Patching
11 15 (22.39%) Unix
11 15 (22.39%) Windows
11 15 (22.39%) Linux
11 15 (22.39%) VMware ESX
11 15 (22.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (22.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 14 (20.90%) VPN
13 13 (19.40%) Change Management
13 13 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (17.91%) Imperva
14 12 (17.91%) LogLogic

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 (4.48%) IBM Domino
1 3 (4.48%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) IaaS
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (28.36%) Firewall
3 16 (23.88%) Network Security
3 16 (23.88%) SSL
4 15 (22.39%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (20.90%) VPN
6 2 (2.99%) DNS
7 1 (1.49%) BGP
7 1 (1.49%) DHCP
7 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.49%) LAN
7 1 (1.49%) MPLS
7 1 (1.49%) OSPF
7 1 (1.49%) SNMP
7 1 (1.49%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.49%) VLAN
7 1 (1.49%) WAN
7 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (1.49%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.81%) PKI
2 16 (23.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.97%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.48%) iPad
6 2 (2.99%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Linux
1 15 (22.39%) Unix
1 15 (22.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) Security Architecture
2 29 (43.28%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (38.81%) Data Protection
3 26 (38.81%) Fraud Detection
3 26 (38.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 19 (28.36%) Information Security
5 15 (22.39%) Security Patching
6 13 (19.40%) Change Management
7 12 (17.91%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (17.91%) Patch Management
8 8 (11.94%) Presales
8 8 (11.94%) Threat Management
9 5 (7.46%) Security Operations
9 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.97%) Identity Management
10 4 (5.97%) Project Management
10 4 (5.97%) Threat Analysis
11 3 (4.48%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (4.48%) Process Improvement
11 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) Security Cleared
2 29 (43.28%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.94%) CISSP
4 6 (8.96%) CISM
5 4 (5.97%) CISA
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.48%) GIAC
6 3 (4.48%) IISP
6 3 (4.48%) SANS
7 2 (2.99%) CCIE
7 2 (2.99%) CCSE
8 1 (1.49%) CCDP
8 1 (1.49%) CCNP
8 1 (1.49%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.97%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.99%) GDPR
4 1 (1.49%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) VMware ESX
2 13 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (22.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.49%) QRadar
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Cisco
2 24 (35.82%) Palo Alto
3 17 (25.37%) VMware
4 16 (23.88%) CheckPoint
5 12 (17.91%) Imperva
5 12 (17.91%) LogLogic
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle
7 2 (2.99%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.99%) Forcepoint
7 2 (2.99%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.99%) IBM
7 2 (2.99%) Juniper
8 1 (1.49%) CA
8 1 (1.49%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.49%) NetApp
8 1 (1.49%) NetIQ
8 1 (1.49%) Sophos
8 1 (1.49%) Splunk
8 1 (1.49%) Tufin
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