Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 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
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 352 381
Rank change year-on-year +29 +29 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 38 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.31% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 22
East of England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +11.11%
England median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% +7.69%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 11972 13552 15546
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.79% 95.98% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9644 11264 12723
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.05%
10th Percentile £26,075 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in the East of England

Security Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Security Architect in the East of England

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architect in the East of England

Security Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +18 31 £70,000 -
Bedfordshire +20 5 £77,500 -3.13%
Cambridgeshire -4 2 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Security Architect
England

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 19 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 17 (44.74%) Information Security
3 13 (34.21%) Degree
4 12 (31.58%) Finance
5 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
5 11 (28.95%) DV Cleared
5 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
5 11 (28.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (28.95%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (26.32%) Firewall
7 8 (21.05%) Citrix
7 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
8 7 (18.42%) Network Security
8 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
8 7 (18.42%) Cisco
9 6 (15.79%) Firmware
9 6 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
9 6 (15.79%) Cryptography
9 6 (15.79%) Electronics
9 6 (15.79%) CESG
9 6 (15.79%) Information Assurance
9 6 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 5 (13.16%) NetScaler
10 5 (13.16%) GLBP
10 5 (13.16%) F5
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco IOS

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) SaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) Network Security
3 5 (13.16%) BGP
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (13.16%) DWDM
3 5 (13.16%) EIGRP
3 5 (13.16%) GLBP
3 5 (13.16%) HTTP
3 5 (13.16%) IGRP
3 5 (13.16%) LAN
3 5 (13.16%) MPLS
3 5 (13.16%) NetScaler
3 5 (13.16%) OSPF
3 5 (13.16%) VPN
3 5 (13.16%) WAN
4 4 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Electronics
3 5 (13.16%) Aerospace
3 5 (13.16%) Automotive
3 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
1 5 (13.16%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.79%) CESG
4 1 (2.63%) BYOD
4 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Solaris
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 17 (44.74%) Information Security
3 11 (28.95%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.79%) Cryptography
5 6 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (15.79%) Information Assurance
5 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
5 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
6 5 (13.16%) IT Strategy
6 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) Threat Modelling
7 4 (10.53%) Data Privacy
7 4 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (7.89%) Data Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) SIEM
8 3 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Ada
1 5 (13.16%) C
1 5 (13.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
2 11 (28.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (28.95%) DV Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) CCIE
4 1 (2.63%) CCIE Security
4 1 (2.63%) CISA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CISSP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) MISRA
2 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Firmware
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Citrix
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco
3 5 (13.16%) Arista
3 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
3 5 (13.16%) F5
3 5 (13.16%) Fortinet
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
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