The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Security Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 156 164
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 20 52 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.60% 1.17% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.32% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 45
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £65,000 £61,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +6.55%  

Security Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2810 3941 4428
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.66% 88.44% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2196 3119 3229
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Berkshire

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Architecture in Berkshire

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in Berkshire

Security Architecture
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 Architecture 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
Reading +5 13 £58,000 -20.00% 2
Bracknell +19 6 £65,000 -23.97% 2
Newbury -6 1 £70,000 +16.66%
Security Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 31 (63.27%) Information Security
2 23 (46.94%) Firewall
3 21 (42.86%) Linux
3 21 (42.86%) CISSP
4 18 (36.73%) Cisco
5 17 (34.69%) VPN
5 17 (34.69%) SSL
5 17 (34.69%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (32.65%) Unix
7 15 (30.61%) Network Security
7 15 (30.61%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 14 (28.57%) Risk Management
9 13 (26.53%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (26.53%) PKI
9 13 (26.53%) CISM
9 13 (26.53%) Data Protection
9 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
9 13 (26.53%) Threat Management
9 13 (26.53%) Fraud Detection
9 13 (26.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 12 (24.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 12 (24.49%) Patch Management
10 12 (24.49%) Security Patching
10 12 (24.49%) Palo Alto
10 12 (24.49%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (24.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 12 (24.49%) PCI DSS
10 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (24.49%) Imperva

Security Architecture
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:

Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) Firewall
2 17 (34.69%) SSL
2 17 (34.69%) VPN
3 15 (30.61%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (30.61%) Network Security
4 13 (26.53%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (10.20%) DMVPN
5 5 (10.20%) FWSM
5 5 (10.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (18.37%) Digital Economy
2 6 (12.24%) Legal
3 5 (10.20%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Architect
1 21 (42.86%) Security Architect
2 13 (26.53%) Consultant
3 12 (24.49%) Security Consultant
3 12 (24.49%) Security Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Security Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Data Centre Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Information Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Network Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Network Design Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Network Security Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Security Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) SIEM Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Splunk Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) PKI
2 12 (24.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.16%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.04%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Linux
2 16 (32.65%) Unix
3 12 (24.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Information Security
2 17 (34.69%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 13 (26.53%) Data Protection
4 13 (26.53%) Fraud Detection
4 13 (26.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 13 (26.53%) Threat Management
5 12 (24.49%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (24.49%) Patch Management
5 12 (24.49%) Security Patching
6 11 (22.45%) Change Management
7 9 (18.37%) Regulatory Compliance
8 8 (16.33%) SIEM
9 7 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (12.24%) ITIL
10 6 (12.24%) Presales
10 6 (12.24%) Security Management
10 6 (12.24%) Security Operations
11 5 (10.20%) Threat Modelling
11 5 (10.20%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) CISSP
2 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 13 (26.53%) CISM
3 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
4 7 (14.29%) Degree
5 6 (12.24%) CEH
5 6 (12.24%) GIAC
5 6 (12.24%) SSCP
6 4 (8.16%) CISA
7 2 (4.08%) CLAS
7 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.04%) CCDP
8 1 (2.04%) CCNP
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) PCI DSS
2 10 (20.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.16%) SSAE 16
4 3 (6.12%) GDPR
5 2 (4.08%) BS7799
6 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) VMware ESXi
1 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (10.20%) Nessus
2 5 (10.20%) Nmap
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Cisco
2 12 (24.49%) Imperva
2 12 (24.49%) LogLogic
2 12 (24.49%) Palo Alto
2 12 (24.49%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
4 7 (14.29%) Splunk
5 5 (10.20%) NetWitness
5 5 (10.20%) Qualys
6 2 (4.08%) ArcSight
6 2 (4.08%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.08%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 150,000 - 180,000 Basic + Excellent benefits and package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 26 days ago