Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Solutions Architect was £69,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 190 -
Rank change year-on-year +36 - +211
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.13% 0.058% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.060% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Reading median annual salary £69,500 £92,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.86% - -
Berkshire median annual salary £69,500 £92,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year -24.86% +19.35% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2227 3330 4428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.10% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1826 2496 3519
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £74,000 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Security Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Solutions Architect in Reading

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Security Solutions Architect in Reading

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Solutions Architect in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Reading region featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Demand Forecasting
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
1 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (66.67%) Planning and Forecasting
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Master's Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Demand Forecasting
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Planning and Forecasting
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Strategic Thinking
1 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) MODAF
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Master's Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible