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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
England / South East
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 357 365
Rank change year-on-year +42 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 76 108 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.51% 0.55% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.64% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64 90 94
Median salary £66,750 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £43,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -  

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 12853 16915 18683
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.08% 86.79% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10653 14217 14812
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 April 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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +58 35 £67,500 +8.00% 4
Berkshire +15 24 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Hampshire +20 16 £45,000 -20.00% 3
Oxfordshire +7 10 £65,000 +64.55%
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £63,750 -8.92%
Middlesex - 1 £72,500 -
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 71 (46.71%) Information Security
2 69 (45.39%) Cybersecurity
3 52 (34.21%) Security Cleared
4 45 (29.61%) SC Cleared
5 43 (28.29%) Data Protection
6 42 (27.63%) PKI
7 39 (25.66%) Network Security
7 39 (25.66%) Fraud Detection
7 39 (25.66%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 38 (25.00%) Linux
9 37 (24.34%) Firewall
10 35 (23.03%) CISSP
11 31 (20.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 31 (20.39%) Degree
11 31 (20.39%) Security Operations
12 30 (19.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 30 (19.74%) Cisco
12 30 (19.74%) Windows
13 27 (17.76%) Security Operations Centre
14 26 (17.11%) Threat Analysis
15 25 (16.45%) Identity Management
16 24 (15.79%) TOGAF
17 23 (15.13%) Kalman Filter
17 23 (15.13%) PCI DSS
18 22 (14.47%) Unix
19 21 (13.82%) VPN
19 21 (13.82%) CISM
20 20 (13.16%) ITIL
21 19 (12.50%) Security Patching
21 19 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection 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 8 (5.26%) IIS
2 6 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.95%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.32%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.29%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (1.32%) PaaS
4 2 (1.32%) SaaS
5 1 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (25.66%) Network Security
2 37 (24.34%) Firewall
3 31 (20.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 21 (13.82%) VPN
5 18 (11.84%) SSL
6 17 (11.18%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (6.58%) Internet
8 4 (2.63%) DNS
9 3 (1.97%) BGP
9 3 (1.97%) IPsec
9 3 (1.97%) MPLS
9 3 (1.97%) VLAN
10 1 (0.66%) DHCP
10 1 (0.66%) FTP
10 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.66%) Intranet
10 1 (0.66%) IPv6
10 1 (0.66%) LDAP
10 1 (0.66%) SMTP
10 1 (0.66%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.26%) Big Data
2 6 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.95%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (7.89%) Finance
2 7 (4.61%) Legal
3 5 (3.29%) Electronics
4 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.97%) Retail
6 2 (1.32%) Law
6 2 (1.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 87 (57.24%) Architect
2 76 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 43 (28.29%) Security Engineer
4 18 (11.84%) Consultant
5 12 (7.89%) Security Consultant
6 11 (7.24%) Information Architect
6 11 (7.24%) Information Security Architect
7 10 (6.58%) Analyst
7 10 (6.58%) Security Analyst
8 9 (5.92%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.26%) Principal Architect
10 7 (4.61%) IT Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) IT Security Engineer
11 6 (3.95%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 6 (3.95%) Data Centre Consultant
11 6 (3.95%) Network Architect
11 6 (3.95%) Network Security Architect
11 6 (3.95%) Security Officer
12 5 (3.29%) Information Security Analyst
12 5 (3.29%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.95%) Web Services
2 1 (0.66%) OAuth
2 1 (0.66%) RESTful
2 1 (0.66%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 42 (27.63%) PKI
2 27 (17.76%) Security Operations Centre
3 18 (11.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (7.24%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.24%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.58%) CESG
5 10 (6.58%) Data Centre
6 9 (5.92%) Driving Licence
7 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (3.95%) Internet of Things
8 6 (3.95%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.97%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (1.97%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.00%) Linux
2 30 (19.74%) Windows
3 22 (14.47%) Unix
4 5 (3.29%) Android
5 3 (1.97%) Solaris
6 2 (1.32%) CentOS
6 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.66%) VMS
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.71%) Information Security
2 69 (45.39%) Cybersecurity
3 43 (28.29%) Data Protection
4 39 (25.66%) Fraud Detection
4 39 (25.66%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 31 (20.39%) Security Operations
6 26 (17.11%) Threat Analysis
7 25 (16.45%) Identity Management
8 24 (15.79%) TOGAF
9 23 (15.13%) Kalman Filter
10 20 (13.16%) ITIL
11 19 (12.50%) Security Patching
12 18 (11.84%) Change Management
13 17 (11.18%) Patch Management
13 17 (11.18%) Risk Management
13 17 (11.18%) Threat Management
14 16 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
15 15 (9.87%) Security Management
16 14 (9.21%) IT Strategy
16 14 (9.21%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.61%) C++
2 6 (3.95%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.95%) Python
3 5 (3.29%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.63%) C
5 3 (1.97%) Java
6 2 (1.32%) C#
7 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.66%) PHP
7 1 (0.66%) Ruby
7 1 (0.66%) SQL
7 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 45 (29.61%) SC Cleared
3 35 (23.03%) CISSP
4 31 (20.39%) Degree
5 21 (13.82%) CISM
6 15 (9.87%) CISA
7 9 (5.92%) CESG Certified Professional
8 8 (5.26%) GIAC
8 8 (5.26%) IISP
8 8 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (4.61%) CREST Certified
10 5 (3.29%) GCFA
10 5 (3.29%) GPEN
10 5 (3.29%) OSCP
10 5 (3.29%) SANS
10 5 (3.29%) SSCP
11 4 (2.63%) CCNA
11 4 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (2.63%) CISMP
11 4 (2.63%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (19.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (15.13%) PCI DSS
3 11 (7.24%) COBIT
4 9 (5.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (5.92%) SSAE 16
5 6 (3.95%) ISO27002
6 3 (1.97%) FISMA
7 2 (1.32%) QA
8 1 (0.66%) COSO
8 1 (0.66%) GDPR
8 1 (0.66%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 18 (11.84%) VMware ESX
2 17 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (3.29%) logstash
2 5 (3.29%) WMI
3 1 (0.66%) Ansible
3 1 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.66%) Mesos
3 1 (0.66%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.66%) Puppet
3 1 (0.66%) Salt
3 1 (0.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (19.74%) Cisco
2 19 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 18 (11.84%) VMware
4 17 (11.18%) CheckPoint
4 17 (11.18%) Imperva
4 17 (11.18%) LogLogic
5 12 (7.89%) Oracle
6 9 (5.92%) Microsoft
7 8 (5.26%) Sun
8 7 (4.61%) Splunk
9 6 (3.95%) SAP
10 5 (3.29%) Sophos
11 2 (1.32%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.32%) HP
11 2 (1.32%) hybris
11 2 (1.32%) MuleSoft
11 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.66%) CyberArk
12 1 (0.66%) Dell
12 1 (0.66%) Juniper
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