The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 83 77
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.70% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33%  
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 Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 556 756 704
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.70% 96.80% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 480 604 593
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Coventry

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Security Architect in Coventry

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in Coventry over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architect in Coventry

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

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 Coventry region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) CCSP
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) ISSAP
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) SABSA
2 2 (50.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (50.00%) SANS
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) ISMS
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SABSA
1 4 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) ISMS
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCSP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) ISSAP
2 2 (50.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SANS