Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Security Architect was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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

IT Security Architect
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 - 140
Rank change year-on-year - +140 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Architect 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.077% - 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% - 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 - -
Wales median annual salary £50,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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 Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1,259 1,554 2,313
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 97.80% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,113 1,354 1,995
South Wales median annual salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.60% +2.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,038 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

IT Security Architect
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Architect within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Cardiff - 1 £50,000 -
IT Security Architect
Wales

IT Security Architect Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT Security Architect job roles required the following IT 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 Wales region featuring IT Security Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments

IT Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS