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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 183 187
Rank change year-on-year +30 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 27 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.80% 0.76% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.87% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 36
Median salary £75,000 £63,750 £65,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -2.67%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £65,000 £61,358
% change year-on-year -3.84% +5.93%  

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 2871 4378 4704
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.14% 87.23% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2242 3519 3380
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 30 March 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 30 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 +27 5 £70,000 - 2
Bracknell +15 1 £65,000 -6.13% 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £48,500 -
Security Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 29 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (46.55%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (44.83%) Information Security
3 26 (44.83%) SC Cleared
3 26 (44.83%) Firewall
4 25 (43.10%) Data Protection
4 25 (43.10%) PKI
4 25 (43.10%) Fraud Detection
4 25 (43.10%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 24 (41.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 23 (39.66%) VMware
6 23 (39.66%) VMware ESX
6 23 (39.66%) Cisco
6 23 (39.66%) Unix
6 23 (39.66%) Windows
6 23 (39.66%) Linux
6 23 (39.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 23 (39.66%) Security Patching
6 23 (39.66%) Palo Alto
6 23 (39.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 22 (37.93%) Change Management
8 21 (36.21%) CheckPoint
8 21 (36.21%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (34.48%) Imperva
9 20 (34.48%) LogLogic
9 20 (34.48%) Patch Management
9 20 (34.48%) Kalman Filter
9 20 (34.48%) VPN
9 20 (34.48%) SSL

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 26 (44.83%) Firewall
2 24 (41.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 21 (36.21%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (34.48%) SSL
4 20 (34.48%) VPN
5 10 (17.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Architect
1 41 (70.69%) Security Architect
2 14 (24.14%) Security Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Consultant
4 9 (15.52%) Security Consultant
5 6 (10.34%) Data Centre Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Network Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Network Design Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Firewall Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Security Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Design Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Firewall Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Principal Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Security Management Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) SIEM Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) TOGAF Consultant
10 1 (1.72%) Cybersecurity Architect
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.10%) PKI
2 23 (39.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (5.17%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) CESG
6 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Linux
1 23 (39.66%) Unix
1 23 (39.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Cybersecurity
2 26 (44.83%) Information Security
3 25 (43.10%) Data Protection
3 25 (43.10%) Fraud Detection
3 25 (43.10%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 23 (39.66%) Security Patching
5 22 (37.93%) Change Management
6 20 (34.48%) Kalman Filter
6 20 (34.48%) Patch Management
7 16 (27.59%) Threat Management
8 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.34%) Security Operations
9 5 (8.62%) SIEM
10 4 (6.90%) Identity Management
10 4 (6.90%) Threat Analysis
11 3 (5.17%) Security Monitoring
11 3 (5.17%) Security Testing
11 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
12 2 (3.45%) Forensic Analysis
12 2 (3.45%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (44.83%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) CISSP
4 2 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (3.45%) CISM
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) GIAC
5 1 (1.72%) CEH
5 1 (1.72%) CISA
5 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) SANS
5 1 (1.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) GDPR
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 23 (39.66%) VMware ESX
2 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (39.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Cisco
1 23 (39.66%) Palo Alto
1 23 (39.66%) VMware
2 21 (36.21%) CheckPoint
3 20 (34.48%) Imperva
3 20 (34.48%) LogLogic
4 2 (3.45%) ArcSight
4 2 (3.45%) HP
4 2 (3.45%) Splunk
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 6 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago