Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 106 120
Rank change year-on-year -42 +14 +28
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 4 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.15% 1.42% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 1.53% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 34
Edinburgh median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% -2.44% -35.94%
10th Percentile £50,750 £40,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £84,250 £67,500 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +35.00% -4.76% -34.38%

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 2461 2156 2817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 90.88% 92.49% 91.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1490 1403 1779
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +3.61%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 3 (75.00%) Splunk
1 3 (75.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 3 (75.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) IT Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Managing Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SOC Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) Security Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Compliance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk