The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 474 407 585
Rank change year-on-year -67 +178  
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 455 654 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.71% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.79% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 394 505 290
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% -0.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £90,000
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74167 82321 91471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.69% 89.01% 87.95%
Number of salaries quoted 60169 69604 75631
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Security Architecture in England

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in England

Security Architecture
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 270 £75,000 +7.14% 26
South East -10 75 £65,000 -3.70% 12
East of England 0 34 £57,500 +9.52% 6
South West -26 31 £62,500 -3.84% 2
West Midlands -25 29 £59,000 -9.23% 2
North West -43 13 £60,000 +20.00% 5
East Midlands +11 5 £82,500 +17.85%
Yorkshire -14 2 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Midlands +5 1 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Security Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 523 (60.60%) Information Security
2 395 (45.77%) CISSP
3 357 (41.37%) Cybersecurity
4 265 (30.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 231 (26.77%) CISM
6 218 (25.26%) Finance
7 204 (23.64%) Firewall
8 163 (18.89%) Degree
9 159 (18.42%) Risk Management
10 152 (17.61%) Network Security
11 147 (17.03%) Security Operations
12 146 (16.92%) Windows
13 141 (16.34%) Linux
14 137 (15.87%) SIEM
15 135 (15.64%) CISA
16 134 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
16 134 (15.53%) Data Protection
17 132 (15.30%) PCI DSS
18 127 (14.72%) Management Information System
18 127 (14.72%) Security Cleared
19 126 (14.60%) TOGAF
20 120 (13.90%) Penetration Testing
21 118 (13.67%) ITIL
22 107 (12.40%) Identity Access Management
23 90 (10.43%) Security Management
24 84 (9.73%) SC Cleared
24 84 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
25 80 (9.27%) Enterprise Architecture
26 74 (8.57%) Microsoft
27 73 (8.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (1.16%) IIS
2 6 (0.70%) Apache
3 3 (0.35%) Apache Pig
3 3 (0.35%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.35%) JBoss
3 3 (0.35%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.23%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.23%) SAS
4 2 (0.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (2.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 20 (2.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.46%) Infor M3
1 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.35%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 69 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.90%) SaaS
4 20 (2.32%) PaaS
5 10 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.16%) IaaS
6 9 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (0.58%) Office 365
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 204 (23.64%) Firewall
2 152 (17.61%) Network Security
3 58 (6.72%) TCP/IP
4 47 (5.45%) Internet
5 46 (5.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 40 (4.63%) VPN
7 35 (4.06%) SSL
8 25 (2.90%) LAN
9 23 (2.67%) WAN
10 18 (2.09%) SAN
11 17 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (1.74%) DNS
12 15 (1.74%) MPLS
13 13 (1.51%) IPsec
13 13 (1.51%) NAS
14 11 (1.27%) BGP
15 8 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (0.93%) DHCP
15 8 (0.93%) OSPF
15 8 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (3.01%) Big Data
2 20 (2.32%) Hadoop
3 19 (2.20%) SQL Server
4 5 (0.58%) Looker
4 5 (0.58%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.35%) Adabas
5 3 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (0.35%) Apache Hive
5 3 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.35%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.35%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.35%) OLTP
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (0.35%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.23%) Bigtable
6 2 (0.23%) HBase
6 2 (0.23%) QlikView
6 2 (0.23%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (1.39%) Eclipse
1 12 (1.39%) Xcode
2 11 (1.27%) Burp Suite
3 10 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.16%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.04%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (0.81%) Metasploit
7 5 (0.58%) Fiddler
8 3 (0.35%) AppScan
8 3 (0.35%) Paros
9 2 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 218 (25.26%) Finance
2 61 (7.07%) Banking
3 41 (4.75%) Retail
4 35 (4.06%) Legal
5 24 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.09%) Aerospace
7 12 (1.39%) Advertising
7 12 (1.39%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.39%) Law
7 12 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.39%) Marketing
8 11 (1.27%) Digital Economy
9 9 (1.04%) Electronics
9 9 (1.04%) Military
10 8 (0.93%) Back Office
10 8 (0.93%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.93%) Local Government
11 4 (0.46%) Games
11 4 (0.46%) Publishing
12 3 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 308 (35.69%) Architect
2 264 (30.59%) Security Architect
3 158 (18.31%) Consultant
4 132 (15.30%) Security Consultant
5 99 (11.47%) Security Engineer
6 75 (8.69%) Analyst
7 62 (7.18%) Security Analyst
8 57 (6.60%) Security Manager
9 43 (4.98%) Information Security Architect
10 42 (4.87%) Security Specialist
11 40 (4.63%) Information Architect
12 37 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
13 35 (4.06%) Information Security Consultant
14 34 (3.94%) IT Engineer
14 34 (3.94%) IT Security Engineer
15 31 (3.59%) Head of Security
15 31 (3.59%) IT Architect
16 28 (3.24%) Cybersecurity Architect
16 28 (3.24%) IT Security Architect
17 26 (3.01%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (5.33%) Web Services
2 36 (4.17%) .NET
3 15 (1.74%) SailPoint
4 10 (1.16%) Middleware
5 9 (1.04%) boto
6 8 (0.93%) WCF
7 7 (0.81%) .NET Framework
7 7 (0.81%) REST
8 5 (0.58%) SAML
9 3 (0.35%) OAuth
10 2 (0.23%) ATL
10 2 (0.23%) Java EE
10 2 (0.23%) JSF
10 2 (0.23%) JSON
10 2 (0.23%) XML
11 1 (0.12%) CSS
11 1 (0.12%) RESTful
11 1 (0.12%) SAP Basis
11 1 (0.12%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 127 (14.72%) Management Information System
2 84 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (8.23%) Computer Science
4 51 (5.91%) Security Operations Centre
5 47 (5.45%) PKI
6 45 (5.21%) Data Protection Act
7 42 (4.87%) CESG
7 42 (4.87%) Data Centre
8 36 (4.17%) Cyber Defence
9 29 (3.36%) Cyberthreat
10 18 (2.09%) Cyber Attack
11 15 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 14 (1.62%) Internet of Things
13 13 (1.51%) Mainframe
14 12 (1.39%) Driving Licence
15 10 (1.16%) Fintech
15 10 (1.16%) Mobile App
16 8 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (0.93%) Virtual Team
17 6 (0.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 146 (16.92%) Windows
2 141 (16.34%) Linux
3 59 (6.84%) Unix
4 40 (4.63%) Apple iOS
5 36 (4.17%) Windows Server
6 25 (2.90%) Mac OS X
7 20 (2.32%) Android
8 7 (0.81%) Kali Linux
8 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.46%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.35%) Solaris
10 3 (0.35%) VMS
11 2 (0.23%) CentOS
11 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (60.60%) Information Security
2 357 (41.37%) Cybersecurity
3 159 (18.42%) Risk Management
4 147 (17.03%) Security Operations
5 137 (15.87%) SIEM
6 134 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
6 134 (15.53%) Data Protection
7 126 (14.60%) TOGAF
8 120 (13.90%) Penetration Testing
9 118 (13.67%) ITIL
10 107 (12.40%) Identity Access Management
11 90 (10.43%) Security Management
12 80 (9.27%) Enterprise Architecture
13 69 (8.00%) Project Management
14 68 (7.88%) Vulnerability Management
15 61 (7.07%) SDLC
16 59 (6.84%) SABSA
17 54 (6.26%) Risk Assessment
17 54 (6.26%) Stakeholder Management
18 52 (6.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 72 (8.34%) Java
2 48 (5.56%) C
2 48 (5.56%) Python
3 30 (3.48%) JavaScript
3 30 (3.48%) Perl
4 26 (3.01%) SQL
5 25 (2.90%) Ruby
6 17 (1.97%) PHP
7 15 (1.74%) C++
8 13 (1.51%) C#
9 5 (0.58%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.35%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.23%) Ada
11 2 (0.23%) Scala
12 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.12%) VB
12 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 395 (45.77%) CISSP
2 231 (26.77%) CISM
3 163 (18.89%) Degree
4 135 (15.64%) CISA
5 127 (14.72%) Security Cleared
6 84 (9.73%) SC Cleared
7 70 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
8 63 (7.30%) CREST Certified
9 57 (6.60%) GIAC
10 53 (6.14%) CCNA
11 52 (6.03%) DV Cleared
12 47 (5.45%) CCNP
12 47 (5.45%) SANS
13 45 (5.21%) CESG Certified Professional
14 35 (4.06%) CEH
15 30 (3.48%) GCIH
16 28 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
17 27 (3.13%) CLAS
17 27 (3.13%) ISSAP
18 24 (2.78%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (30.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 132 (15.30%) PCI DSS
3 73 (8.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 53 (6.14%) COBIT
5 32 (3.71%) GDPR
6 19 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (1.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 15 (1.74%) ISO 22301
9 14 (1.62%) NIST 800
10 11 (1.27%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.81%) ISO 14001
11 7 (0.81%) QA
12 6 (0.70%) SAS 70
12 6 (0.70%) SSAE 16
13 5 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
13 5 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 5 (0.58%) SLA
14 4 (0.46%) COSO
14 4 (0.46%) ISO 31000
15 3 (0.35%) FISMA
System Software
1 49 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 28 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (1.51%) Snort
5 12 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.16%) Firmware
7 9 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (0.81%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.12%) LXC
9 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (3.36%) Nessus
2 22 (2.55%) Ansible
3 21 (2.43%) Puppet
4 14 (1.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 12 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
5 12 (1.39%) Nmap
5 12 (1.39%) SCCM
6 8 (0.93%) EMC Navisphere
6 8 (0.93%) HP Fortify
7 6 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (0.70%) RSA enVision
8 4 (0.46%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.46%) Mesos
8 4 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.46%) Salt
9 3 (0.35%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 3 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.35%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.35%) WebInspect
10 2 (0.23%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 74 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 70 (8.11%) Splunk
3 47 (5.45%) Cisco
4 39 (4.52%) ArcSight
5 37 (4.29%) Palo Alto
6 33 (3.82%) CheckPoint
7 31 (3.59%) VMware
8 24 (2.78%) Apple
8 24 (2.78%) Oracle
9 18 (2.09%) CyberArk
10 14 (1.62%) Symantec
11 13 (1.51%) Imperva
12 12 (1.39%) LogLogic
12 12 (1.39%) McAfee
13 11 (1.27%) Aveksa
14 10 (1.16%) Juniper
14 10 (1.16%) LogRhythm
15 9 (1.04%) HP
15 9 (1.04%) Interwoven
15 9 (1.04%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Remote working
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Metapack
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: £85,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum + 10% Pension + c. 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Inspire Corporation Limited
Salary: £46000.00 - £51000.00 per annum + associated benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cloudscope
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Converted Media
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago