The median annual salary for a Security Solutions Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 806 900 918
Rank change year-on-year +94 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 38 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.047% 0.018% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.019% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 20
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £72,500 £79,550
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £55,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% -26.66%  

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 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +80 24 £75,000 +7.14% 2
South East +64 7 £85,000 +33.33%
South West - 5 £70,000 -
West Midlands +31 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £75,000 -
Security Solutions Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 33 (40.74%) Presales
2 26 (32.10%) Cisco
3 20 (24.69%) Finance
4 17 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (19.75%) Information Security
5 16 (19.75%) Meraki
6 15 (18.52%) Identity Management
6 15 (18.52%) LDAP
7 14 (17.28%) WAN
7 14 (17.28%) Project Management
7 14 (17.28%) TOGAF
7 14 (17.28%) Data Centre
8 13 (16.05%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (16.05%) VPN
8 13 (16.05%) MPLS
9 12 (14.81%) CCIE
9 12 (14.81%) CCNP
9 12 (14.81%) Wireless
9 12 (14.81%) Firewall
9 12 (14.81%) Security Architecture
9 12 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
10 11 (13.58%) Palo Alto
10 11 (13.58%) Retail
10 11 (13.58%) Juniper
10 11 (13.58%) ITIL
11 10 (12.35%) CISSP
11 10 (12.35%) Supplier Management
11 10 (12.35%) Information Security Management
11 10 (12.35%) Security Management
11 10 (12.35%) Cisco Nexus

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 (3.70%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.52%) LDAP
2 14 (17.28%) WAN
3 13 (16.05%) MPLS
3 13 (16.05%) VPN
4 12 (14.81%) Firewall
4 12 (14.81%) Wireless
5 10 (12.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
6 9 (11.11%) VPLS
7 8 (9.88%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (8.64%) Network Security
9 6 (7.41%) SSL
10 4 (4.94%) BGP
10 4 (4.94%) DHCP
10 4 (4.94%) DNS
10 4 (4.94%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (4.94%) OSPF
10 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
11 3 (3.70%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) Big Data
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.23%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.23%) DB2
3 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.23%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (24.69%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Retail
3 5 (6.17%) Legal
4 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.23%) JCE
2 1 (1.23%) OAuth2
2 1 (1.23%) OpenID
2 1 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.23%) SAML
2 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (4.94%) User Experience
3 4 (4.94%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.47%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.23%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.23%) Eurex
5 1 (1.23%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.23%) IPTV
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Linux
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Unix
3 2 (2.47%) CentOS
3 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Debian
4 1 (1.23%) SUSE
4 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.74%) Presales
2 16 (19.75%) Information Security
3 15 (18.52%) Identity Management
4 14 (17.28%) Project Management
4 14 (17.28%) TOGAF
5 13 (16.05%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
6 12 (14.81%) Security Architecture
7 11 (13.58%) ITIL
8 10 (12.35%) Information Security Management
8 10 (12.35%) Security Management
8 10 (12.35%) Supplier Management
9 9 (11.11%) MODAF
9 9 (11.11%) Network Management
9 9 (11.11%) SIEM
10 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
11 7 (8.64%) Network Design
12 6 (7.41%) ITIL V3
13 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (4.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) Python
2 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.23%) C++
2 1 (1.23%) Java
2 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.23%) Ruby
2 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (14.81%) CCIE
2 12 (14.81%) CCNP
3 10 (12.35%) CISSP
4 7 (8.64%) CISA
4 7 (8.64%) CISM
4 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.41%) CEH
6 5 (6.17%) Degree
6 5 (6.17%) GIAC
6 5 (6.17%) SANS
7 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.70%) PMP
9 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.23%) CCDP
10 1 (1.23%) CCSE
10 1 (1.23%) IISP
10 1 (1.23%) OCA
10 1 (1.23%) OCP
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.23%) GDPR
2 1 (1.23%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.23%) HDFS
3 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (6.17%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 5 (6.17%) Puppet
3 3 (3.70%) Nagios
4 2 (2.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (2.47%) QRadar
5 1 (1.23%) Ansible
5 1 (1.23%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.23%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Cisco
2 16 (19.75%) Meraki
3 11 (13.58%) Juniper
3 11 (13.58%) Palo Alto
4 9 (11.11%) EMC
4 9 (11.11%) NetApp
5 8 (9.88%) VMware
6 7 (8.64%) Arista
6 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.41%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.70%) SAP
9 2 (2.47%) Imperva
9 2 (2.47%) LogLogic
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle
9 2 (2.47%) Splunk
10 1 (1.23%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.23%) F5
10 1 (1.23%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.23%) Tufin
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