Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Runcorn during the 6 months to 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 19 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 1.20% 5.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 5.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Runcorn median annual salary £72,500 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £64,750
% change year-on-year +3.33% +15.83% -7.50%

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 78 78 50
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.98% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 76 57 43
Runcorn median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -8.50%
10th Percentile £19,750 £23,600 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £63,750 £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +14.86% -7.50%

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Runcorn

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenID
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 1 (100.00%) Web Filtering
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) OpenID
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google