Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £71,250 in advertised job vacancies in Runcorn during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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

Security Architect
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 9.72% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Runcorn median annual salary £71,250 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £75,000 £64,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year +15.83% +3.60% +2.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn. 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
Runcorn
Permanent vacancies in Runcorn with a recognized job title 70 41 61
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 44
Runcorn median annual salary £38,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.18% -15.38% -2.99%
10th Percentile £21,725 £19,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £47,500 £50,625
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% -6.25%

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, Security Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Runcorn region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Smart Meter
2 6 (85.71%) SABSA
2 6 (85.71%) CISM
2 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) TOGAF
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) CESG
3 5 (71.43%) PKI
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Process Management
3 5 (71.43%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (57.14%) OpenID
4 4 (57.14%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 4 (57.14%) IPsec
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) SAML
4 4 (57.14%) SSCP
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) CCIE
4 4 (57.14%) OAuth
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) GIAC
4 4 (57.14%) Information Security

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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 4 (57.14%) IPsec
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) OAuth
2 4 (57.14%) OpenID
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) SAML
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Smart Meter
2 5 (71.43%) CESG
2 5 (71.43%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) SABSA
2 6 (85.71%) TOGAF
3 5 (71.43%) Process Management
4 4 (57.14%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (57.14%) Information Security
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
7 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISM
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CESG Certified Professional
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) CCIE
3 4 (57.14%) CEH
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) GIAC
3 4 (57.14%) ISSAP
3 4 (57.14%) SSCP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Capita