Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Security Architect was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior Security Architect
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 596 638
Rank change year-on-year +52 +42 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Architect 11 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.006% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.006% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
South East median annual salary £66,250 £52,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.40% -5.45% -30.42%
England median annual salary £85,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -11.45%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29733 34136 40912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.98% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24803 28632 34129
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Senior Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Senior Security Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Architect in the South East

Senior Security Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Architect in the South East

Senior Security Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Security Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Security Architect in the South East

Senior Security 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 Senior Security Architect within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Hampshire +17 7 £65,000 +25.00%
Berkshire - 2 £87,500 -
Thames Valley - 2 £87,500 -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £62,500 -
Senior Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior Security 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 Senior Security Architect in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Security Architecture
1 8 (72.73%) TOGAF
2 7 (63.64%) SABSA
3 6 (54.55%) Information Security
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) CISSP
5 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (27.27%) CREST Certified
6 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
6 3 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (27.27%) NIST 800
6 3 (27.27%) CEH
6 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) CISM
6 3 (27.27%) GIAC
6 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
6 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 2 (18.18%) CCNP
7 2 (18.18%) Firewall
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification

Senior Security 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Security Architecture
1 8 (72.73%) TOGAF
2 7 (63.64%) SABSA
3 6 (54.55%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
5 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Network Design
6 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) CEH
2 3 (27.27%) CISM
2 3 (27.27%) CREST Certified
2 3 (27.27%) GIAC
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) CCSM
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (27.27%) NIST 800
1 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
1 1 (9.09%) VMware