The median annual salary for a Security Solutions Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Solution Architect
England / South East
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 448 473
Rank change year-on-year +63 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.027% 0.041% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.042% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 5
Median salary £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £55,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% -26.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14493 18842 20869
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.80% 96.78% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12189 16043 16754
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Solutions Architect in the South East

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect in the South East.

Salary trend for Security Solutions Architect in the South East

Security Solutions Architect
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 Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Berkshire - 3 £80,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Security Solutions Architect
England

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Security Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) SSL
1 6 (66.67%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) IBM Domino
3 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) LogLogic
4 2 (22.22%) SIEM
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
4 2 (22.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
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 3 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SSL
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) FWSM
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) SNMP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Couchbase
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) MariaDB
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) JCE
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
4 2 (22.22%) SIEM
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
5 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) MODAF
5 1 (11.11%) Network Design
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CCDP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCSE
2 1 (11.11%) CISA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) IISP
2 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
2 1 (11.11%) OCA
2 1 (11.11%) OCP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Imperva
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) LogLogic
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Intel
4 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Splunk
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Tufin