Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 152 202
Rank change year-on-year +15 +50 -18
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 14 43 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.60% 1.23% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.40% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 11
Reading median annual salary £58,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% +7.69% -7.14%
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -26.67% +11.11% -

Security Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1989 3069 3981
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.07% 88.14% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 2248 3106
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -2.04%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,350 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Reading

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Security Architecture in Reading

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in Reading over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (92.86%) Information Security
3 12 (85.71%) CISM
4 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
4 11 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (71.43%) Degree
5 10 (71.43%) PCI DSS
5 10 (71.43%) SIEM
5 10 (71.43%) Presales
5 10 (71.43%) Finance
5 10 (71.43%) Firewall
6 9 (64.29%) ITIL
6 9 (64.29%) Linux
6 9 (64.29%) VPN
6 9 (64.29%) SSL
6 9 (64.29%) Cisco
6 9 (64.29%) IPsec
6 9 (64.29%) Nessus
6 9 (64.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (64.29%) Nmap
6 9 (64.29%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (64.29%) Legal
6 9 (64.29%) NetWitness
6 9 (64.29%) Regulatory Compliance
6 9 (64.29%) FWSM
6 9 (64.29%) DMVPN
6 9 (64.29%) Threat Modelling
6 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (64.29%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (64.29%) Use Case

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (64.29%) DMVPN
2 9 (64.29%) FWSM
2 9 (64.29%) IPsec
2 9 (64.29%) SSL
2 9 (64.29%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) Digital Economy
2 9 (64.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Consultant
2 11 (78.57%) Security Consultant
3 10 (71.43%) Senior Consultant
3 10 (71.43%) Senior Security Consultant
4 9 (64.29%) SIEM Consultant
4 9 (64.29%) Splunk Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Principal Security Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
3 10 (71.43%) Presales
3 10 (71.43%) SIEM
4 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Project Planning
4 9 (64.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 9 (64.29%) Threat Modelling
4 9 (64.29%) Use Case
4 9 (64.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
7 1 (7.14%) MODAF
7 1 (7.14%) Security Management
7 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 12 (85.71%) CISM
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) CISA
5 1 (7.14%) CLAS
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (71.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.14%) BS7799
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (7.14%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Nessus
1 9 (64.29%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
1 9 (64.29%) NetWitness
1 9 (64.29%) Qualys
1 9 (64.29%) Splunk
2 1 (7.14%) Fortinet