Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 385 382 400
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 +102
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 166 190 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.62% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.69% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 112 151 145
South East median annual salary £62,500 £58,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.76% -20.00% +11.54%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £84,975 £90,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -3.70%

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 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 25,816 27,423 31,416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.27% 89.54% 89.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21,280 22,635 26,097
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in the South East

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Security Architecture in the South East

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in the South East

Security Architecture
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 Security Architecture within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Surrey +45 71 £67,500 +12.50% 5
Thames Valley +17 69 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Berkshire +8 61 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Hampshire -9 22 £57,500 -11.54% 1
West Sussex +11 18 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 6 £62,500 +8.70% 1
Kent +20 3 £42,500 -37.04% 3
Oxfordshire +5 2 £52,500 +40.00%
East Sussex -11 1 £75,000 +41.51% 2
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing Security Architecture 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 Security Architecture.

1 88 (53.01%) Information Security
2 65 (39.16%) TOGAF
3 54 (32.53%) CISSP
4 49 (29.52%) Project Management
5 45 (27.11%) Cybersecurity
6 43 (25.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 41 (24.70%) Security Cleared
7 41 (24.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 41 (24.70%) Management Information System
8 40 (24.10%) ITIL
8 40 (24.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 40 (24.10%) Degree
9 39 (23.49%) Systems Analysis
9 39 (23.49%) Business Analysis
9 39 (23.49%) Service Management
10 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (22.89%) PRINCE2
10 38 (22.89%) UML
10 38 (22.89%) BPMN
10 38 (22.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 38 (22.89%) Self-Motivation
11 36 (21.69%) Network Security
12 34 (20.48%) GIAC
13 33 (19.88%) SSCP
13 33 (19.88%) Technical Architecture
13 33 (19.88%) MODAF
14 30 (18.07%) Cyber Essentials
15 28 (16.87%) CEH
16 22 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
16 22 (13.25%) Amazon AWS

Security Architecture
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:

Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) SAP BPC
1 6 (3.61%) SAP GRC
2 5 (3.01%) SAP GTS
2 5 (3.01%) SAP MDG
2 5 (3.01%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.02%) SaaS
3 6 (3.61%) IaaS
3 6 (3.61%) PaaS
4 3 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.60%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.69%) Network Security
2 22 (13.25%) Firewall
3 9 (5.42%) DNS
4 8 (4.82%) Internet
4 8 (4.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (4.82%) IPsec
4 8 (4.82%) VPN
5 7 (4.22%) SCCP
6 4 (2.41%) Cisco Firepower
7 3 (1.81%) LAN
7 3 (1.81%) WAN
8 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.60%) BGP
9 1 (0.60%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.60%) HTTP
9 1 (0.60%) IPv4
9 1 (0.60%) IPv6
9 1 (0.60%) MPLS
9 1 (0.60%) OSPF
9 1 (0.60%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.22%) Big Data
2 5 (3.01%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (3.01%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.60%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (8.43%) Eclipse
2 6 (3.61%) NetBeans
General
1 16 (9.64%) Finance
2 8 (4.82%) Legal
3 7 (4.22%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.01%) Local Government
4 5 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.41%) Electronics
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (34.34%) Architect
2 40 (24.10%) Security Engineer
3 32 (19.28%) Security Architect
4 30 (18.07%) Consultant
5 17 (10.24%) Developer
5 17 (10.24%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.24%) Network Engineer
5 17 (10.24%) Network Security Engineer
5 17 (10.24%) Senior Developer
5 17 (10.24%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (9.04%) Technical Architect
7 13 (7.83%) Cloud Architect
7 13 (7.83%) Security Consultant
8 12 (7.23%) Analyst
8 12 (7.23%) Security Analyst
8 12 (7.23%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (6.63%) Enterprise Architect
10 10 (6.02%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 8 (4.82%) Information Analyst
11 8 (4.82%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.24%) Java ME
1 17 (10.24%) Java SE
2 14 (8.43%) AWT
2 14 (8.43%) JSP
3 6 (3.61%) Servlets
4 3 (1.81%) .NET
4 3 (1.81%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.81%) OAuth
5 1 (0.60%) JSON
5 1 (0.60%) OpenID
5 1 (0.60%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.60%) REST
5 1 (0.60%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.60%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.70%) Management Information System
2 38 (22.89%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (7.83%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.82%) PKI
5 6 (3.61%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (3.01%) Life Science
6 5 (3.01%) NHS
7 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.60%) CESG
9 1 (0.60%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) Robotics
9 1 (0.60%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.24%) Android
1 17 (10.24%) Linux
2 16 (9.64%) Windows
3 7 (4.22%) Solaris
4 1 (0.60%) CentOS
4 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (53.01%) Information Security
2 65 (39.16%) TOGAF
3 49 (29.52%) Project Management
4 45 (27.11%) Cybersecurity
5 43 (25.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 41 (24.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 40 (24.10%) ITIL
8 39 (23.49%) Business Analysis
8 39 (23.49%) Service Management
8 39 (23.49%) Systems Analysis
9 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (22.89%) BPMN
9 38 (22.89%) PRINCE2
9 38 (22.89%) UML
10 33 (19.88%) MODAF
10 33 (19.88%) Technical Architecture
11 21 (12.65%) DSDM
11 21 (12.65%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 21 (12.65%) Scrum
12 18 (10.84%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.84%) Java
2 3 (1.81%) C#
2 3 (1.81%) Python
3 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (32.53%) CISSP
2 41 (24.70%) Security Cleared
3 40 (24.10%) Degree
4 34 (20.48%) GIAC
5 33 (19.88%) SSCP
6 28 (16.87%) CEH
7 21 (12.65%) CISM
8 16 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (7.83%) CCDP
9 13 (7.83%) CCNP
10 12 (7.23%) APMP
11 9 (5.42%) CISA
12 8 (4.82%) CRISC
12 8 (4.82%) SANS
13 5 (3.01%) SAP Certification
14 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (1.81%) TOGAF Certification
15 2 (1.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 2 (1.20%) CESG Certified Professional
15 2 (1.20%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (24.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (22.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 30 (18.07%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (5.42%) GDPR
5 7 (4.22%) COBIT
5 7 (4.22%) FISMA
6 6 (3.61%) PCI DSS
7 5 (3.01%) GxP
7 5 (3.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (2.41%) PMO
9 2 (1.20%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.60%) Cacti
3 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.60%) Graphite
3 1 (0.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.60%) Nagios
3 1 (0.60%) Nessus
3 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (10.24%) Cisco
2 14 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.42%) Google
4 8 (4.82%) McAfee
5 7 (4.22%) Oracle
6 6 (3.61%) SAP
7 5 (3.01%) Ariba
7 5 (3.01%) Symantec
8 4 (2.41%) Sophos
8 4 (2.41%) Splunk
8 4 (2.41%) Trend Micro
9 3 (1.81%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.60%) F5
10 1 (0.60%) Kaspersky
10 1 (0.60%) LogicMonitor
10 1 (0.60%) Qualys
10 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.60%) Varonis