Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 403 371 395
Rank change year-on-year -32 +24 +65
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 142 176 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.59% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.67% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 87 180 170
South East median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -1.89% +1.92%
10th Percentile £43,500 £47,500 £48,625
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £80,125
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -0.76%

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 27,070 26,114 33,548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.83% 87.99% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22,395 21,612 28,229
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -3 58 £75,000 +25.00% 6
Thames Valley -17 54 £70,000 +16.67% 6
Berkshire -2 51 £70,000 - 3
Hampshire -25 21 £52,500 -12.50%
West Sussex +4 9 £75,000 +11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £55,000 +7.32% 2
East Sussex -23 2 - -
Middlesex +11 1 £60,000 -18.92% 1
Kent +6 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire -25 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 £75,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £65,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £85,000 -
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 84 (59.15%) Information Security
2 64 (45.07%) TOGAF
3 60 (42.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 58 (40.85%) Cybersecurity
5 53 (37.32%) ITIL
6 49 (34.51%) CISSP
7 45 (31.69%) Degree
8 44 (30.99%) Management Information System
9 43 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (28.87%) PRINCE2
11 40 (28.17%) Security Cleared
12 39 (27.46%) Project Management
13 38 (26.76%) Technical Architecture
13 38 (26.76%) Enterprise Architecture
14 37 (26.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 35 (24.65%) Business Analysis
15 35 (24.65%) Service Management
16 34 (23.94%) UML
16 34 (23.94%) Systems Analysis
16 34 (23.94%) BPMN
16 34 (23.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 34 (23.94%) Self-Motivation
17 31 (21.83%) CISM
17 31 (21.83%) MODAF
18 29 (20.42%) Network Security
19 28 (19.72%) Cyber Essentials
20 27 (19.01%) GIAC
21 25 (17.61%) Firewall
22 24 (16.90%) SABSA
22 24 (16.90%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.41%) IIS
2 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.70%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.34%) IaaS
4 7 (4.93%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (4.23%) SaaS
6 5 (3.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.42%) Network Security
2 25 (17.61%) Firewall
3 7 (4.93%) Sourcefire
4 6 (4.23%) Cisco Firepower
4 6 (4.23%) Internet
5 4 (2.82%) SCCP
6 3 (2.11%) DNS
6 3 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.11%) IPsec
6 3 (2.11%) LAN
6 3 (2.11%) VPN
6 3 (2.11%) WAN
7 2 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.41%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.70%) Skype
8 1 (0.70%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
1 5 (3.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.41%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Eclipse
1 4 (2.82%) NetBeans
2 2 (1.41%) SonarQube
General
1 20 (14.08%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Legal
3 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.70%) Banking
4 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 67 (47.18%) Architect
2 42 (29.58%) Security Architect
3 33 (23.24%) Consultant
4 19 (13.38%) Security Consultant
5 16 (11.27%) Security Engineer
6 14 (9.86%) Technical Architect
7 13 (9.15%) Technical Consultant
8 12 (8.45%) Cloud Architect
8 12 (8.45%) Information Security Architect
9 10 (7.04%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 9 (6.34%) Enterprise Architect
10 9 (6.34%) Senior Architect
10 9 (6.34%) Senior Security Architect
11 7 (4.93%) Information Architect
11 7 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (4.23%) Network Consultant
12 6 (4.23%) Network Security Consultant
12 6 (4.23%) Security Manager
13 5 (3.52%) Head of Information Security
13 5 (3.52%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.82%) AWT
1 4 (2.82%) Java ME
1 4 (2.82%) Java SE
1 4 (2.82%) JSP
1 4 (2.82%) Servlets
2 3 (2.11%) LDAP
2 3 (2.11%) Web Services
3 1 (0.70%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 44 (30.99%) Management Information System
2 34 (23.94%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (7.75%) Public Cloud
4 7 (4.93%) NHS
5 6 (4.23%) CESG
5 6 (4.23%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (3.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.52%) SCADA
7 4 (2.82%) Replication
8 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.11%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (2.11%) PKI
9 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.41%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.41%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.41%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.49%) Linux
2 14 (9.86%) Windows
3 7 (4.93%) Android
4 5 (3.52%) CentOS
4 5 (3.52%) DC/OS
4 5 (3.52%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (2.11%) Solaris
6 2 (1.41%) Unix
7 1 (0.70%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (59.15%) Information Security
2 64 (45.07%) TOGAF
3 58 (40.85%) Cybersecurity
4 53 (37.32%) ITIL
5 43 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (28.87%) PRINCE2
7 39 (27.46%) Project Management
8 38 (26.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 38 (26.76%) Technical Architecture
9 37 (26.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 35 (24.65%) Business Analysis
10 35 (24.65%) Service Management
11 34 (23.94%) BPMN
11 34 (23.94%) Systems Analysis
11 34 (23.94%) UML
12 31 (21.83%) MODAF
13 24 (16.90%) SABSA
14 22 (15.49%) Scrum
14 22 (15.49%) SIEM
15 19 (13.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.52%) C
2 4 (2.82%) Java
3 3 (2.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 49 (34.51%) CISSP
2 45 (31.69%) Degree
3 40 (28.17%) Security Cleared
4 31 (21.83%) CISM
5 27 (19.01%) GIAC
6 20 (14.08%) CEH
7 17 (11.97%) APMP
7 17 (11.97%) CISA
7 17 (11.97%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (9.86%) SSCP
9 12 (8.45%) CRISC
10 9 (6.34%) SANS
11 8 (5.63%) SC Cleared
12 6 (4.23%) CCNP
12 6 (4.23%) GCIH
12 6 (4.23%) Master's Degree
13 5 (3.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 5 (3.52%) CCIE Security
13 5 (3.52%) CESG Certified Professional
13 5 (3.52%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (42.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (23.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 28 (19.72%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (9.15%) PCI DSS
5 11 (7.75%) GDPR
6 10 (7.04%) COBIT
7 6 (4.23%) PMO
8 3 (2.11%) FISMA
8 3 (2.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (2.11%) NIST 800
8 3 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (1.41%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (1.41%) ISO 22301
9 2 (1.41%) ISO 31000
9 2 (1.41%) ISO 9001
9 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 1 (0.70%) PSD2
10 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.52%) Docker
2 4 (2.82%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.82%) KVM
2 4 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) Docker Swarm
1 5 (3.52%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.41%) Nessus
2 2 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.41%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (0.70%) CASB
3 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.70%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.70%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.70%) QRadar
3 1 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (8.45%) Cisco
2 11 (7.75%) Oracle
3 9 (6.34%) Trend Micro
4 8 (5.63%) CheckPoint
4 8 (5.63%) McAfee
5 7 (4.93%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.93%) Splunk
6 6 (4.23%) CyberArk
6 6 (4.23%) Google
7 5 (3.52%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.82%) ArcSight
8 4 (2.82%) VMware
9 3 (2.11%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.41%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (1.41%) Centrify
10 2 (1.41%) Imperva
10 2 (1.41%) Qualys
10 2 (1.41%) Sun
10 2 (1.41%) Symantec
10 2 (1.41%) Tripwire