Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SABSA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SABSA over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
England > South East
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 412 328 457
Rank change year-on-year -84 +129 +38
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 15 16 67
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.091% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.15% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 55
10th Percentile £71,250 £64,250 £47,750
25th Percentile £72,188 £65,000 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - -9.68%
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile " £85,000 £87,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,438 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.48% -6.08% -6.25%

SABSA 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 15,371 10,765 24,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.59% 91.96% 91.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10,888 8,831 19,709
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,063 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

SABSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SABSA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SABSA in the South East

SABSA
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SABSA in the South East.

Salary trend for SABSA in the South East

SABSA
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SABSA in the South East over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for SABSA in the South East

SABSA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SABSA within the South East region over the 6 months to 1 August 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -44 13 £75,000 +15.38% 3
Berkshire -40 10 £80,000 +23.08% 3
Oxfordshire - 3 £72,500 -
Hampshire -73 2 £66,045 -3.93% 2
SABSA
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT jobs citing SABSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SABSA.

1 12 (80.00%) TOGAF
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) Azure
3 10 (66.67%) DevOps
4 9 (60.00%) AWS
5 8 (53.33%) Information Security
6 7 (46.67%) SIEM
6 7 (46.67%) CISSP
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (40.00%) CCNP
7 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (40.00%) Windows
7 6 (40.00%) Linux
7 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco
7 6 (40.00%) CCIE
7 6 (40.00%) Change Management
7 6 (40.00%) OSPF
7 6 (40.00%) Sophos
7 6 (40.00%) BGP
7 6 (40.00%) Debian
7 6 (40.00%) CESG
7 6 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
7 6 (40.00%) Splunk
7 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (40.00%) Network Architecture
7 6 (40.00%) Network Security
7 6 (40.00%) Ansible
7 6 (40.00%) LogRhythm
7 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27005

SABSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (73.33%) Azure
2 9 (60.00%) AWS
3 3 (20.00%) IaaS
3 3 (20.00%) PaaS
3 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) BGP
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security
2 6 (40.00%) OSPF
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (26.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 3 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Architect
1 14 (93.33%) Security Architect
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Architect
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Security Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security Architect
4 4 (26.67%) SABSA Security Architect
4 4 (26.67%) TOGAF Architect
4 4 (26.67%) Web Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (6.67%) AWS Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Domain Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Information Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (6.67%) SaaS Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) CESG
1 6 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Debian
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) TOGAF
2 10 (66.67%) DevOps
3 8 (53.33%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) SIEM
5 6 (40.00%) Change Management
5 6 (40.00%) Network Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) DevSecOps
7 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Reverse Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (20.00%) Architectural Design
8 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (20.00%) Logistics
8 3 (20.00%) Migration
8 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
8 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Identification
8 3 (20.00%) Strategic Roadmap
9 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (46.67%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) CCIE
2 6 (40.00%) CCNP
2 6 (40.00%) CLAS
2 6 (40.00%) CREST Certified
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (6.67%) CCA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSP
4 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (13.33%) NIST
3 1 (6.67%) GDPR
3 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.67%) NCSC
3 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) QA
3 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Ansible
1 6 (40.00%) QRadar
2 4 (26.67%) CASB
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) AlienVault
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) LogRhythm
1 6 (40.00%) Sophos
1 6 (40.00%) Splunk