Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Security Architect
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 155 150
Rank change year-on-year -16 -5 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.037% 0.078% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.080% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 16
Cambridge median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2657 2488 2823
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.43% 97.11% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2016 2028 2375
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £59,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Cambridge

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Security Architect in Cambridge

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Cambridge region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE Security

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE Security
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP