Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 24 November 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 158 -
Rank change year-on-year -40 - +183
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 6 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.16% 0.81% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 0
Bristol median annual salary £77,500 £80,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% - -
South West median annual salary £60,000 £78,750 £57,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +38.16% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3726 3111 3694
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 96.98% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3096 2655 3205
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,300
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Bristol

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Security Architect in Bristol

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architect in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Bristol region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
1 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) SABSA
3 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) MODAF
5 1 (16.67%) SysML
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) PaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) IaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 4 (66.67%) SABSA
3 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) SIEM
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) MODAF
5 1 (16.67%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (16.67%) SysML
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com