The median annual salary for a Security Solutions Architect was £73,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Solution Architect
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 890 929
Rank change year-on-year +60 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 33 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.027% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.028% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 29
Median salary £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £78,600
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79492 88017 100281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 65375 75047 83568
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Solutions Architect in England

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Security Solutions Architect in England

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Solutions Architect in England

Security Solutions Architect
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 Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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 +30 23 £70,000 -16.16% 1
South East +56 4 £90,000 +24.13%
West Midlands - 4 £64,000 - 1
South West - 1 £67,500 -
Security Solutions Architect
UK

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Security Solutions 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 England region featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 27 (37.50%) Finance
2 26 (36.11%) TOGAF
3 25 (34.72%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (34.72%) Presales
4 23 (31.94%) CISSP
5 21 (29.17%) CISM
5 21 (29.17%) Information Security
6 19 (26.39%) ITIL
7 17 (23.61%) CISA
7 17 (23.61%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 16 (22.22%) Cisco
9 15 (20.83%) Windows
9 15 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
9 15 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (18.06%) Meraki
10 13 (18.06%) Linux
10 13 (18.06%) Oracle
10 13 (18.06%) MPLS
11 12 (16.67%) Project Management
11 12 (16.67%) CCIE
11 12 (16.67%) CCNP
11 12 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
11 12 (16.67%) Wireless
12 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (15.28%) CCSP
12 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
12 11 (15.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 10 (13.89%) VPN
13 10 (13.89%) WAN

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
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 3 (4.17%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
Business Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) MPLS
2 12 (16.67%) Wireless
3 10 (13.89%) VPN
3 10 (13.89%) WAN
4 9 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
4 9 (12.50%) VPLS
5 6 (8.33%) LDAP
5 6 (8.33%) Network Security
6 5 (6.94%) DHCP
6 5 (6.94%) DNS
6 5 (6.94%) Firewall
6 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.56%) BGP
7 4 (5.56%) OSPF
7 4 (5.56%) SSL
8 3 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.78%) Internet
10 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.39%) DB2
2 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 27 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Retail
3 4 (5.56%) Marketing
4 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) REST
2 1 (1.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) JCE
2 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) CESG
4 3 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.78%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.78%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.39%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.39%) IPTV
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.83%) Windows
2 13 (18.06%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) TOGAF
2 25 (34.72%) Presales
3 21 (29.17%) Information Security
4 19 (26.39%) ITIL
5 17 (23.61%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 15 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (16.67%) Project Management
9 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.50%) Network Management
10 9 (12.50%) Security Architecture
10 9 (12.50%) SIEM
11 8 (11.11%) MODAF
12 7 (9.72%) Customer Requirements
12 7 (9.72%) Network Design
13 6 (8.33%) Identity Management
14 5 (6.94%) Time Management
15 4 (5.56%) Data Protection
15 4 (5.56%) SABSA
15 4 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (1.39%) C++
2 1 (1.39%) Java
2 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (34.72%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (31.94%) CISSP
3 21 (29.17%) CISM
4 17 (23.61%) CISA
5 12 (16.67%) CCIE
5 12 (16.67%) CCNP
6 11 (15.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 11 (15.28%) CCSP
7 8 (11.11%) CEH
8 7 (9.72%) Degree
9 5 (6.94%) SANS
9 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
10 3 (4.17%) ISEB
10 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.78%) GIAC
11 2 (2.78%) PMP
12 1 (1.39%) CCSE
12 1 (1.39%) OCA
12 1 (1.39%) OCP
12 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 7 (9.72%) COBIT
4 6 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.78%) GDPR
6 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) HDFS
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (4.17%) Nagios
2 3 (4.17%) Puppet
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (1.39%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) Cisco
2 13 (18.06%) Meraki
2 13 (18.06%) Oracle
3 9 (12.50%) EMC
3 9 (12.50%) NetApp
4 6 (8.33%) Juniper
4 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.94%) Palo Alto
6 4 (5.56%) Arista
7 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.78%) IBM
8 1 (1.39%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.39%) Draytek
8 1 (1.39%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.39%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.39%) McAfee
8 1 (1.39%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.39%) Symantec
8 1 (1.39%) VMware
8 1 (1.39%) WatchGuard
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