Period
to 17 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 373 378 408
Rank change year-on-year +5 +30 +94
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 152 181 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.57% 0.59% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.65% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 132 139 142
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -26.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £35,250 £37,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £68,546 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +1.55% - -

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 24,364 27,657 28,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.19% 89.90% 89.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19,903 22,809 23,519
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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
Thames Valley -3 69 £60,000 +9.09% 13
Berkshire -16 55 £57,500 +4.55% 10
Surrey +45 48 £61,250 +2.08% 7
Hampshire -3 23 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Sussex +2 20 £70,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +26 12 £60,000 -14.29% 2
Kent +23 5 £26,000 -61.48% 2
Oxfordshire +32 2 £52,500 +40.00% 1
East Sussex +6 1 £75,000 +41.51% 3
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 74 (48.68%) Information Security
2 58 (38.16%) TOGAF
3 49 (32.24%) CISSP
4 37 (24.34%) SSCP
5 36 (23.68%) Management Information System
5 36 (23.68%) Degree
6 33 (21.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 32 (21.05%) Project Management
8 31 (20.39%) Enterprise Architecture
8 31 (20.39%) CEH
8 31 (20.39%) Network Security
8 31 (20.39%) Cybersecurity
9 30 (19.74%) Security Cleared
9 30 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (19.08%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (19.08%) ITIL
11 28 (18.42%) SABSA
12 27 (17.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 27 (17.76%) Systems Analysis
13 26 (17.11%) Business Analysis
13 26 (17.11%) BPMN
13 26 (17.11%) Service Management
13 26 (17.11%) UML
13 26 (17.11%) Self-Motivation
14 25 (16.45%) GIAC
15 24 (15.79%) Java
15 24 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 20 (13.16%) PRINCE2
16 20 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
17 19 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

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 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) SAP BPC
1 5 (3.29%) SAP GRC
1 5 (3.29%) SAP GTS
1 5 (3.29%) SAP MDG
1 5 (3.29%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.58%) SaaS
4 8 (5.26%) IaaS
4 8 (5.26%) PaaS
5 5 (3.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.66%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 31 (20.39%) Network Security
2 16 (10.53%) Firewall
3 11 (7.24%) VPN
4 6 (3.95%) DNS
4 6 (3.95%) SCCP
5 5 (3.29%) Internet
5 5 (3.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (3.29%) IPsec
6 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.66%) BGP
7 1 (0.66%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.66%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.66%) IPv4
7 1 (0.66%) IPv6
7 1 (0.66%) MPLS
7 1 (0.66%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.66%) OSPF
7 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.61%) Big Data
2 5 (3.29%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (3.29%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (8.55%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.97%) NetBeans
General
1 13 (8.55%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Local Government
3 5 (3.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.63%) Electronics
4 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.97%) Legal
5 3 (1.97%) Marketing
6 2 (1.32%) Military
6 2 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (28.95%) Security Engineer
2 38 (25.00%) Architect
3 28 (18.42%) Consultant
4 24 (15.79%) Security Architect
5 21 (13.82%) Network Engineer
5 21 (13.82%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (10.53%) Developer
6 16 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 16 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 16 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (7.89%) Security Consultant
8 11 (7.24%) ITSM Consultant
9 10 (6.58%) Analyst
9 10 (6.58%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 10 (6.58%) Security Analyst
10 9 (5.92%) Cloud Architect
11 8 (5.26%) Technical Architect
12 7 (4.61%) Lead Architect
12 7 (4.61%) Lead Security Architect
12 7 (4.61%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.53%) Java ME
1 16 (10.53%) Java SE
2 13 (8.55%) AWT
2 13 (8.55%) JSP
3 6 (3.95%) OAuth
4 4 (2.63%) SAML
5 3 (1.97%) .NET
5 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.97%) SailPoint
5 3 (1.97%) Servlets
6 2 (1.32%) JSON
6 2 (1.32%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.32%) REST
7 1 (0.66%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.68%) Management Information System
2 26 (17.11%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (7.24%) NHS
3 11 (7.24%) PKI
3 11 (7.24%) Public Cloud
4 7 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (3.29%) Life Science
6 3 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.97%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.66%) CESG
8 1 (0.66%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.53%) Android
2 14 (9.21%) Linux
3 12 (7.89%) Windows
4 4 (2.63%) Solaris
5 1 (0.66%) CentOS
5 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (48.68%) Information Security
2 58 (38.16%) TOGAF
3 32 (21.05%) Project Management
4 31 (20.39%) Cybersecurity
4 31 (20.39%) Enterprise Architecture
5 30 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (19.08%) ITIL
7 28 (18.42%) SABSA
8 27 (17.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 27 (17.76%) Systems Analysis
9 26 (17.11%) BPMN
9 26 (17.11%) Business Analysis
9 26 (17.11%) Service Management
9 26 (17.11%) UML
10 20 (13.16%) PRINCE2
11 16 (10.53%) Feasibility Study
11 16 (10.53%) RUP
11 16 (10.53%) SOA
11 16 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
12 15 (9.87%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.79%) Java
2 4 (2.63%) Python
3 3 (1.97%) C#
4 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (32.24%) CISSP
2 37 (24.34%) SSCP
3 36 (23.68%) Degree
4 31 (20.39%) CEH
5 30 (19.74%) Security Cleared
6 29 (19.08%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (16.45%) GIAC
8 18 (11.84%) CCDP
8 18 (11.84%) CCNP
9 11 (7.24%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 9 (5.92%) CISM
11 6 (3.95%) CEPT
11 6 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (3.95%) GPEN
11 6 (3.95%) OSCP
12 5 (3.29%) APMP
12 5 (3.29%) SAP Certification
13 4 (2.63%) CCSP
14 3 (1.97%) TOGAF Certification
15 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (21.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 24 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (11.84%) GDPR
4 15 (9.87%) Cyber Essentials
5 14 (9.21%) COBIT
6 5 (3.29%) GxP
6 5 (3.29%) PCI DSS
6 5 (3.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (2.63%) FISMA
8 3 (1.97%) SLA
9 1 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.95%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.66%) Cacti
4 1 (0.66%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.66%) Graphite
4 1 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.66%) Nagios
4 1 (0.66%) Nessus
4 1 (0.66%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (11.84%) Cisco
2 14 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.26%) Google
4 6 (3.95%) Oracle
5 5 (3.29%) Ariba
5 5 (3.29%) SAP
6 3 (1.97%) Symantec
6 3 (1.97%) Varonis
7 2 (1.32%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.32%) McAfee
7 2 (1.32%) Sophos
7 2 (1.32%) Trend Micro
8 1 (0.66%) F5
8 1 (0.66%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.66%) LogicMonitor
8 1 (0.66%) Qualys
8 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.66%) SolarWinds