Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 382 368 379
Rank change year-on-year -14 +11 +105
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 157 176 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.61% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.68% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 105 162 165
South East median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £37,500 £47,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -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 26,476 25,916 32,173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.48% 89.24% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21,880 21,337 26,923
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £70,705 £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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +29 81 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Thames Valley +4 63 £62,500 +4.17% 7
Berkshire +2 58 £65,000 +12.07% 7
Hampshire -38 18 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Sussex +12 12 £60,000 -11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 4 £62,500 +19.05%
East Sussex -22 2 - -
Oxfordshire -14 1 - -
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 100 (63.69%) Information Security
2 70 (44.59%) TOGAF
3 57 (36.31%) Project Management
4 54 (34.39%) ITIL
5 52 (33.12%) CISSP
5 52 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (33.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 52 (33.12%) Degree
6 51 (32.48%) Enterprise Architecture
7 50 (31.85%) PRINCE2
8 49 (31.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 48 (30.57%) Business Analysis
9 48 (30.57%) Service Management
10 47 (29.94%) Management Information System
10 47 (29.94%) Systems Analysis
10 47 (29.94%) UML
10 47 (29.94%) BPMN
10 47 (29.94%) Security Cleared
10 47 (29.94%) Cybersecurity
10 47 (29.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 47 (29.94%) Self-Motivation
11 44 (28.03%) Technical Architecture
12 42 (26.75%) MODAF
13 35 (22.29%) Network Security
13 35 (22.29%) Cyber Essentials
14 32 (20.38%) GIAC
15 28 (17.83%) Scrum
16 27 (17.20%) DSDM
16 27 (17.20%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 26 (16.56%) SSCP

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 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.82%) SAP BPC
1 6 (3.82%) SAP GRC
2 5 (3.18%) SAP GTS
2 5 (3.18%) SAP MDG
2 5 (3.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.10%) IaaS
3 8 (5.10%) SaaS
4 6 (3.82%) PaaS
5 5 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (22.29%) Network Security
2 21 (13.38%) Firewall
3 7 (4.46%) DNS
3 7 (4.46%) Internet
3 7 (4.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (4.46%) IPsec
3 7 (4.46%) VPN
4 5 (3.18%) SCCP
5 4 (2.55%) Cisco Firepower
6 2 (1.27%) LAN
6 2 (1.27%) WAN
7 1 (0.64%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.18%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.91%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.64%) Big Data
3 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.64%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (4.46%) Eclipse
2 6 (3.82%) NetBeans
3 2 (1.27%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (9.55%) Finance
2 7 (4.46%) Legal
2 7 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.18%) Local Government
3 5 (3.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 63 (40.13%) Architect
2 38 (24.20%) Consultant
3 32 (20.38%) Security Architect
4 28 (17.83%) Security Engineer
5 18 (11.46%) Security Consultant
6 17 (10.83%) Technical Architect
7 15 (9.55%) Technical Consultant
8 13 (8.28%) Enterprise Architect
9 12 (7.64%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 11 (7.01%) Cloud Architect
10 11 (7.01%) Network Engineer
10 11 (7.01%) Network Security Engineer
11 10 (6.37%) Developer
11 10 (6.37%) Information Security Architect
11 10 (6.37%) Java Developer
11 10 (6.37%) Senior Developer
11 10 (6.37%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (5.10%) Information Analyst
12 8 (5.10%) Information Security Analyst
12 8 (5.10%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.37%) Java ME
1 10 (6.37%) Java SE
2 7 (4.46%) AWT
2 7 (4.46%) JSP
3 6 (3.82%) Servlets
4 2 (1.27%) .NET
4 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.27%) OAuth
5 1 (0.64%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.94%) Management Information System
1 47 (29.94%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (8.28%) Public Cloud
3 7 (4.46%) PKI
4 5 (3.18%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (3.18%) Life Science
4 5 (3.18%) NHS
5 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.91%) CESG
7 2 (1.27%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.27%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.27%) Replication
7 2 (1.27%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.64%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.19%) Linux
2 14 (8.92%) Windows
3 10 (6.37%) Android
4 7 (4.46%) Solaris
5 1 (0.64%) CentOS
5 1 (0.64%) DC/OS
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (63.69%) Information Security
2 70 (44.59%) TOGAF
3 57 (36.31%) Project Management
4 54 (34.39%) ITIL
5 52 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (32.48%) Enterprise Architecture
7 50 (31.85%) PRINCE2
8 49 (31.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 48 (30.57%) Business Analysis
9 48 (30.57%) Service Management
10 47 (29.94%) BPMN
10 47 (29.94%) Cybersecurity
10 47 (29.94%) Systems Analysis
10 47 (29.94%) UML
11 44 (28.03%) Technical Architecture
12 42 (26.75%) MODAF
13 28 (17.83%) Scrum
14 27 (17.20%) DSDM
14 27 (17.20%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 20 (12.74%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.37%) Java
2 2 (1.27%) C#
2 2 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 52 (33.12%) CISSP
1 52 (33.12%) Degree
2 47 (29.94%) Security Cleared
3 32 (20.38%) GIAC
4 26 (16.56%) SSCP
5 25 (15.92%) CEH
5 25 (15.92%) CISM
6 15 (9.55%) APMP
7 14 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (8.28%) CISA
9 9 (5.73%) SANS
10 8 (5.10%) CCDP
10 8 (5.10%) CCNP
10 8 (5.10%) CRISC
11 5 (3.18%) SAP Certification
12 4 (2.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 4 (2.55%) CESG Certified Professional
12 4 (2.55%) CREST Certified
13 3 (1.91%) SC Cleared
14 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (33.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (29.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 35 (22.29%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (7.01%) GDPR
5 9 (5.73%) COBIT
6 7 (4.46%) FISMA
6 7 (4.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (3.82%) PCI DSS
8 5 (3.18%) GxP
9 4 (2.55%) PMO
10 2 (1.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (1.27%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (1.27%) ISO 22301
10 2 (1.27%) ISO 31000
10 2 (1.27%) ISO 9001
10 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 2 (1.27%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.64%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.27%) KVM
1 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.55%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (2.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.27%) Nessus
2 2 (1.27%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (8.92%) Cisco
2 11 (7.01%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.37%) McAfee
4 8 (5.10%) Oracle
5 7 (4.46%) Google
5 7 (4.46%) Trend Micro
6 6 (3.82%) SAP
6 6 (3.82%) Splunk
7 5 (3.18%) Ariba
8 4 (2.55%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.55%) Sophos
8 4 (2.55%) Symantec
9 2 (1.27%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.27%) Centrify
9 2 (1.27%) CyberArk
9 2 (1.27%) IBM
9 2 (1.27%) Qualys
9 2 (1.27%) Sun
9 2 (1.27%) Tripwire
9 2 (1.27%) VMware