Period
to 5 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Security Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Architecture over the 6 months to 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 144 133
Rank change year-on-year +71 -11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 8 15 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.84% 0.58% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.62% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 15
Median annual salary £55,000 £76,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.63% +16.92% +13.04%
10th Percentile £52,500 £69,000 £45,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £81,400 £77,500
Scotland median annual salary £57,250 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -0.43% -11.54% +13.54%

Security Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 849 2,435 2,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 89.46% 93.87% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 480 1,494 1,535
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,125 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.10% -0.79% +9.20%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,747
90th Percentile £76,325 £72,500 £74,350
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Edinburgh

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Architecture in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Security Architecture in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) FNZ
3 3 (37.50%) IT Audit
3 3 (37.50%) Architecture Roadmap
3 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) COBIT
4 1 (12.50%) CISM

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance Officer
2 2 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Information Officer
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Information Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Architecture Roadmap
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) IT Audit
2 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISM
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) FNZ
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware