Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 223 266
Rank change year-on-year +24 +43 -21
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 56 74 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.89% 0.85% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.96% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 81
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £62,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £87,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £58,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.54% +4.00%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5403 7694 9618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.27% 88.38% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4212 5870 7495
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,550
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 36 £45,000 - 4
Reading +15 14 £58,000 -17.14%
Security Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 52 (92.86%) CISSP
2 38 (67.86%) SSCP
2 38 (67.86%) GIAC
2 38 (67.86%) CEH
3 30 (53.57%) Information Security
4 22 (39.29%) Threat Intelligence
5 21 (37.50%) Cisco
6 19 (33.93%) Firewall
7 18 (32.14%) CCNP
7 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (32.14%) Splunk
8 17 (30.36%) Finance
8 17 (30.36%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (23.21%) Network Security
11 12 (21.43%) CISM
11 12 (21.43%) CCDP
12 11 (19.64%) Risk Management
13 10 (17.86%) ITIL
13 10 (17.86%) Linux
13 10 (17.86%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (17.86%) Degree
13 10 (17.86%) PCI DSS
13 10 (17.86%) SIEM
13 10 (17.86%) Presales
14 9 (16.07%) Regulatory Compliance
14 9 (16.07%) Digital Economy
14 9 (16.07%) Kalman Filter
14 9 (16.07%) NetWitness
14 9 (16.07%) Threat Modelling

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) IaaS
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) PaaS
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) Firewall
2 13 (23.21%) Network Security
3 9 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (16.07%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (16.07%) DMVPN
3 9 (16.07%) FWSM
3 9 (16.07%) IPsec
3 9 (16.07%) SSL
3 9 (16.07%) VoIP
3 9 (16.07%) VPN
4 3 (5.36%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Digital Economy
2 9 (16.07%) Legal
2 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Billing
3 1 (1.79%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Security Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Analyst
2 14 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 14 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 14 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 12 (21.43%) Consultant
3 12 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 12 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (19.64%) Security Consultant
5 10 (17.86%) Senior Consultant
5 10 (17.86%) Senior Security Consultant
6 9 (16.07%) SIEM Consultant
6 9 (16.07%) Splunk Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Telecoms Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 2 (3.57%) IT Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) IT Security Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Principal Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Unix
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Information Security
2 22 (39.29%) Threat Intelligence
3 17 (30.36%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (19.64%) Risk Management
5 10 (17.86%) ITIL
5 10 (17.86%) Presales
5 10 (17.86%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (17.86%) SIEM
6 9 (16.07%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (16.07%) Project Planning
6 9 (16.07%) Regulatory Compliance
6 9 (16.07%) Threat Modelling
6 9 (16.07%) Use Case
6 9 (16.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (8.93%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (7.14%) Change Control
8 4 (7.14%) Time Management
9 3 (5.36%) TOGAF
10 2 (3.57%) B2B
10 2 (3.57%) B2C
Qualifications
1 52 (92.86%) CISSP
2 38 (67.86%) CEH
2 38 (67.86%) GIAC
2 38 (67.86%) SSCP
3 18 (32.14%) CCNP
3 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (21.43%) CCDP
4 12 (21.43%) CISM
5 10 (17.86%) Degree
6 2 (3.57%) CISA
7 1 (1.79%) CLAS
7 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (17.86%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.79%) BS7799
4 1 (1.79%) COBIT
4 1 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.79%) GDPR
4 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Nessus
1 9 (16.07%) Nmap
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Cisco
2 18 (32.14%) Splunk
3 9 (16.07%) NetWitness
3 9 (16.07%) Qualys
4 6 (10.71%) GENBAND
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) BT
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.79%) Google