The median annual salary for a Senior Security Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 926 938
Rank change year-on-year +106 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Architect 19 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.023% 0.010% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.011% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 13
Median salary £80,000 £71,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.28% +1.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £66,300 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,250 £78,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £87,500 £71,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year +22.80% +1.78%  

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 78220 94077 100270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.33% 96.38% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 65477 79777 82622
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 26 April 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 3 months to 26 April 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 +75 16 £80,000 +6.66% 1
South East +65 1 £75,000 -
Senior Security Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 14 (51.85%) Security Architecture
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) TOGAF
3 12 (44.44%) Information Security
3 12 (44.44%) CISSP
4 11 (40.74%) CISM
5 10 (37.04%) SABSA
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (29.63%) Project Management
7 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (25.93%) Degree
8 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
8 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 6 (22.22%) ISSAP
9 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 6 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (18.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 5 (18.52%) SDLC
10 5 (18.52%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco
11 4 (14.81%) Middleware
11 4 (14.81%) Juniper
11 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Project
11 4 (14.81%) SOA
11 4 (14.81%) LAN
11 4 (14.81%) WAN
11 4 (14.81%) CCIE

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LAN
1 4 (14.81%) WAN
1 4 (14.81%) Wireless
2 2 (7.41%) BGP
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
2 2 (7.41%) MPLS
2 2 (7.41%) Network Security
2 2 (7.41%) OSPF
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
2 2 (7.41%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Middleware
1 4 (14.81%) RESTful
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
1 5 (18.52%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) CESG
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Security Architecture
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) TOGAF
3 12 (44.44%) Information Security
4 10 (37.04%) SABSA
5 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (29.63%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
8 4 (14.81%) Business Development
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.81%) Identity Management
8 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
8 4 (14.81%) Presales
8 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.81%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (14.81%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) CISSP
2 11 (40.74%) CISM
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (25.93%) Degree
5 6 (22.22%) ISSAP
6 5 (18.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 4 (14.81%) CCIE
7 4 (14.81%) CCNP
7 4 (14.81%) CCSP
7 4 (14.81%) CREST Certified
7 4 (14.81%) GIAC
8 2 (7.41%) CCDP
8 2 (7.41%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (7.41%) JNCIA
8 2 (7.41%) JNCIS
8 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
9 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
9 1 (3.70%) ISSEP
9 1 (3.70%) SANS
9 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) Juniper
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Arista
4 2 (7.41%) Meraki
4 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.70%) CA
5 1 (3.70%) ForgeRock
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) NetIQ
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