Period
to 16 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Security Solutions Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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

Security Solution Architect
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 243 248 273
Rank change year-on-year +5 +25 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 7 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.12% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.30% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 4
Berkshire median annual salary £80,000 £77,250 £81,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.56% -4.92% +1.56%
10th Percentile £71,250 £64,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £100,875
South East median annual salary £77,500 £105,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -26.19% +50.00% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 5,369 6,403 7,340
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.91% 95.48% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,358 5,220 5,735
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,625 £73,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Security Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Security Solutions Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Solutions Architect in Berkshire

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Solutions Architect in Berkshire

Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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 -16 6 £80,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £72,500 -
Security Solutions Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, Security Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Presales
2 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) Palo Alto
2 6 (85.71%) SIEM
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
2 6 (85.71%) Fortinet
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) CCDP
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
4 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
4 4 (57.14%) Splunk
4 4 (57.14%) LogRhythm
4 4 (57.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (57.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (57.14%) FWSM
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Tufin
4 4 (57.14%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Firepower
4 4 (57.14%) Software Optimisation
4 4 (57.14%) QRadar
4 4 (57.14%) IISP

Security Solutions 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Firepower
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
3 4 (57.14%) FWSM
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) SNMP
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
3 4 (57.14%) WLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (57.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Presales
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) SIEM
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (57.14%) Network Design
3 4 (57.14%) Software Optimisation
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
5 2 (28.57%) Application Performance Management
5 2 (28.57%) DNA
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 2 (28.57%) Security Management
6 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCDP
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCSE
3 4 (57.14%) CISSP
3 4 (57.14%) IISP
3 4 (57.14%) ISSAP
3 4 (57.14%) JNCIP
4 3 (42.86%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (28.57%) CCIE
6 1 (14.29%) CCNA
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) QRadar
2 2 (28.57%) CASB
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Fortinet
1 6 (85.71%) Palo Alto
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) LogRhythm
2 4 (57.14%) Splunk
2 4 (57.14%) Tufin
3 2 (28.57%) Aruba
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Infoblox
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Meraki
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) Sophos
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) CenturyLink