Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 393 463
Rank change year-on-year +21 +70 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 175 239 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.59% 0.63% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.72% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 179 170 157
South East median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% +13.04%
10th Percentile £47,500 £49,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,125 £85,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,250
% change year-on-year +3.85% -0.38% +0.38%

Security Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25724 33133 36544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.66% 87.07% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21259 27868 29234
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 2017. 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 +66 74 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Thames Valley +3 64 £60,000 -14.29% 6
Berkshire +10 45 £70,000 +1.08% 6
Hampshire +20 34 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Oxfordshire +24 13 £60,000 +11.63%
East Sussex - 7 £53,000 -
Buckinghamshire -18 6 £51,250 -29.31%
Middlesex - 4 £74,000 -
Kent +28 2 - -
West Sussex +18 2 £67,500 -1.82%
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 106 (60.57%) Information Security
2 90 (51.43%) CISSP
3 81 (46.29%) Cybersecurity
4 60 (34.29%) CISM
5 55 (31.43%) Firewall
5 55 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 51 (29.14%) Data Protection
7 48 (27.43%) Degree
8 45 (25.71%) Security Cleared
9 41 (23.43%) ITIL
10 40 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
11 39 (22.29%) Linux
12 37 (21.14%) PKI
13 36 (20.57%) PCI DSS
14 35 (20.00%) TOGAF
15 34 (19.43%) Security Operations
16 33 (18.86%) SC Cleared
16 33 (18.86%) CISA
17 30 (17.14%) Windows
17 30 (17.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
17 30 (17.14%) Fraud Detection
18 29 (16.57%) Threat Analysis
19 28 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
20 26 (14.86%) Identity Management
20 26 (14.86%) SIEM
20 26 (14.86%) Network Security
21 25 (14.29%) Finance
22 24 (13.71%) Computer Science
22 24 (13.71%) Security Operations Centre
23 23 (13.14%) Management Information System

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.43%) Office 365
4 3 (1.71%) IaaS
5 1 (0.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (31.43%) Firewall
2 26 (14.86%) Network Security
3 19 (10.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (8.00%) VPN
5 12 (6.86%) SSL
5 12 (6.86%) TCP/IP
6 9 (5.14%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (3.43%) IPsec
8 5 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (2.86%) DMVPN
8 5 (2.86%) FWSM
9 4 (2.29%) VoIP
10 3 (1.71%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.14%) DNS
12 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.57%) Internet
12 1 (0.57%) Intranet
12 1 (0.57%) IPv6
12 1 (0.57%) MPLS
12 1 (0.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (14.29%) Finance
2 11 (6.29%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.71%) Legal
4 9 (5.14%) Digital Economy
5 6 (3.43%) Retail
6 4 (2.29%) Marketing
7 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.14%) Banking
8 2 (1.14%) Law
9 1 (0.57%) Automotive
9 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 72 (41.14%) Architect
2 71 (40.57%) Security Architect
3 55 (31.43%) Security Engineer
4 39 (22.29%) Consultant
5 27 (15.43%) Security Consultant
6 20 (11.43%) Analyst
6 20 (11.43%) Security Analyst
7 16 (9.14%) Information Architect
7 16 (9.14%) Information Security Architect
8 13 (7.43%) IT Engineer
8 13 (7.43%) IT Security Engineer
9 9 (5.14%) IT Architect
9 9 (5.14%) IT Security Architect
10 8 (4.57%) Information Analyst
10 8 (4.57%) Information Security Analyst
11 7 (4.00%) Information Security Engineer
11 7 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
11 7 (4.00%) Senior Security Consultant
11 7 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (3.43%) Cybersecurity Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.86%) Web Services
2 1 (0.57%) OAuth
2 1 (0.57%) RESTful
2 1 (0.57%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.14%) PKI
2 24 (13.71%) Computer Science
2 24 (13.71%) Security Operations Centre
3 23 (13.14%) Management Information System
4 17 (9.71%) Data Protection Act
5 16 (9.14%) Cyberthreat
6 13 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (7.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 11 (6.29%) Cyber Defence
8 7 (4.00%) CESG
8 7 (4.00%) Driving Licence
8 7 (4.00%) NHS
9 6 (3.43%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.71%) Machine to Machine
11 2 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
12 1 (0.57%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.57%) User Experience
12 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.29%) Linux
2 30 (17.14%) Windows
3 17 (9.71%) Unix
4 12 (6.86%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.14%) CentOS
6 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.57%) Solaris
7 1 (0.57%) VMS
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (60.57%) Information Security
2 81 (46.29%) Cybersecurity
3 51 (29.14%) Data Protection
4 41 (23.43%) ITIL
5 40 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
6 35 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 34 (19.43%) Security Operations
8 30 (17.14%) Fraud Detection
8 30 (17.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 29 (16.57%) Threat Analysis
10 26 (14.86%) Identity Management
10 26 (14.86%) SIEM
11 22 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (12.57%) Mathematics
11 22 (12.57%) Risk Assessment
11 22 (12.57%) Risk Management
11 22 (12.57%) Vulnerability Management
12 21 (12.00%) Security Management
13 17 (9.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 16 (9.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.71%) C
1 3 (1.71%) Java
2 2 (1.14%) C#
2 2 (1.14%) C++
3 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.57%) PHP
3 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.57%) Python
3 1 (0.57%) Ruby
3 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (51.43%) CISSP
2 60 (34.29%) CISM
3 48 (27.43%) Degree
4 45 (25.71%) Security Cleared
5 33 (18.86%) CISA
5 33 (18.86%) SC Cleared
6 21 (12.00%) CEH
7 14 (8.00%) SSCP
8 12 (6.86%) GIAC
9 10 (5.71%) CESG Certified Professional
10 9 (5.14%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (5.14%) IISP
10 9 (5.14%) Oracle Certification
11 8 (4.57%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (4.00%) APMP
13 6 (3.43%) CCNP
13 6 (3.43%) CREST Certified
14 5 (2.86%) CCDP
15 4 (2.29%) CISMP
15 4 (2.29%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (20.57%) PCI DSS
3 28 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 11 (6.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.86%) COBIT
6 4 (2.29%) GDPR
6 4 (2.29%) ISO 9001
6 4 (2.29%) NIST 800
6 4 (2.29%) SSAE 16
7 2 (1.14%) BS7799
7 2 (1.14%) QA
8 1 (0.57%) FISMA
8 1 (0.57%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 18 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.43%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.43%) CSIRT
1 6 (3.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (2.86%) Nessus
2 5 (2.86%) Nmap
3 4 (2.29%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.57%) Ansible
4 1 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.57%) Mesos
4 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.57%) Puppet
4 1 (0.57%) Salt
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (12.57%) Cisco
2 18 (10.29%) Oracle
3 12 (6.86%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.14%) Splunk
4 9 (5.14%) Sun
5 7 (4.00%) Apple
5 7 (4.00%) Qualys
6 6 (3.43%) Imperva
6 6 (3.43%) LogLogic
6 6 (3.43%) Palo Alto
6 6 (3.43%) VMware
7 5 (2.86%) NetWitness
8 4 (2.29%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.29%) GENBAND
8 4 (2.29%) hybris
8 4 (2.29%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.71%) BT
9 3 (1.71%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.57%) Tripwire
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