Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 19 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 111 109
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.31% 0.28% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.30% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Coventry median annual salary £60,000 £76,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.31% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +9.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1248 1344 1386
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.56% 94.32% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 1133 1146
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architect in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Coventry region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Nessus
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) Nmap
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) Looker
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (25.00%) GDB
1 1 (25.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (25.00%) sqlmap
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) OAuth
1 1 (25.00%) OpenID
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SABSA
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Fortify
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) Nmap
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) Veracode