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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 85 88
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 5 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.92% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.01% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 12
Median salary £30,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £65,000 £61,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +6.55%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1142 1094 1249
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.80% 91.62% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 697 624 763
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Edinburgh

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Security Architecture in Edinburgh

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 14 (93.33%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (86.67%) Security Monitoring
2 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) Splunk
3 9 (60.00%) ArcSight
3 9 (60.00%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (26.67%) Big Data
5 4 (26.67%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Threat Management
5 4 (26.67%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (6.67%) Dynamic Code Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Secure Coding
6 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (6.67%) SABSA
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) DMZ
6 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
6 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.67%) Finance
6 1 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Big Data
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Consultant
1 13 (86.67%) Security Consultant
2 9 (60.00%) IT Consultant
2 9 (60.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Associate Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (86.67%) Security Monitoring
3 9 (60.00%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Big Data Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
4 4 (26.67%) Threat Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamic Code Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) SABSA
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Secure Coding
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
5 1 (6.67%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Splunk
2 9 (60.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Qualys
3 1 (6.67%) VMware