Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Security Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Senior Security Architect
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1128 1213 1250
Rank change year-on-year +85 +37 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Architect 35 17 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.009% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 34
England median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £88,000 £83,500
UK median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.13% +28.00% -21.88%

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 160394 183462 200536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131344 155892 166148
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior Security Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Architect in England

Senior Security Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Architect in England

Senior Security Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Security Architect in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Security Architect in England

Senior Security 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 Senior Security Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +75 24 £82,500 +3.13% 2
Midlands - 6 £77,500 -
West Midlands - 6 £77,500 -
South East +77 3 £75,000 - 1
Senior Security Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Senior Security 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 Senior Security Architect in the job title.

1 21 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 16 (45.71%) TOGAF
3 14 (40.00%) CISSP
3 14 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (37.14%) CISM
5 12 (34.29%) Information Security
6 11 (31.43%) SABSA
6 11 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (25.71%) PCI DSS
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (22.86%) Degree
9 7 (20.00%) Project Management
9 7 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
10 6 (17.14%) ISSAP
10 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
11 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
11 5 (14.29%) SIEM
11 5 (14.29%) SDLC
11 5 (14.29%) Firewall
11 5 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
11 5 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 5 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (11.43%) NIST 800
12 4 (11.43%) Consumerization
12 4 (11.43%) Security Monitoring
12 4 (11.43%) CREST Certified

Senior Security 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:

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) LAN
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.86%) NAS
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) Looker
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Middleware
1 4 (11.43%) RESTful
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Blog
5 1 (2.86%) BYOD
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
1 1 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 16 (45.71%) TOGAF
3 14 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (34.29%) Information Security
6 11 (31.43%) SABSA
7 7 (20.00%) Project Management
8 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
9 5 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (14.29%) SDLC
9 5 (14.29%) SIEM
10 4 (11.43%) Business Development
10 4 (11.43%) Consumerization
10 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (11.43%) Identity Management
10 4 (11.43%) Network Architecture
10 4 (11.43%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) CISSP
2 13 (37.14%) CISM
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (22.86%) Degree
4 6 (17.14%) ISSAP
4 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (11.43%) CCSP
6 4 (11.43%) CREST Certified
6 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) GIAC
7 3 (8.57%) CCIE
7 3 (8.57%) CCNP
7 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.86%) CCSM
8 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.86%) ISSEP
8 1 (2.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (25.71%) PCI DSS
3 4 (11.43%) NIST 800
4 1 (2.86%) COBIT
4 1 (2.86%) GDPR
4 1 (2.86%) MiFID
4 1 (2.86%) QA
4 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.86%) Mesos
2 1 (2.86%) Nessus
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco
2 2 (5.71%) Arista
2 2 (5.71%) Juniper
2 2 (5.71%) Meraki
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) Veracode
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