The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Security Architect
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 - 130
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.12% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £65,000 - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1652 2129 2067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.49% 97.35% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1665 1699
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Security Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Cambridgeshire

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Security Architect in Cambridgeshire

Security Architect
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cambridge - 2 £65,000 -
Security Architect
East of England

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) SIEM
3 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (60.00%) Line Management
3 6 (60.00%) Email Filtering
3 6 (60.00%) Web Filtering
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) PMP
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) CCIE
6 1 (10.00%) CISSP
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) CISA
6 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
6 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) SIEM
3 6 (60.00%) Email Filtering
3 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (60.00%) Line Management
3 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Web Filtering
4 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
6 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP