Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 284 252 305
Rank change year-on-year -32 +53 +25
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 56 85 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.56% 0.82% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.92% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37 69 40
South West median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £50,500 £47,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £90,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £67,500

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,978 9,229 10,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.09% 89.48% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7,364 7,640 8,672
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in the South West

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Security Architecture in the South West

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in the South West over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in the South West

Security Architecture
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Bristol -52 24 £65,000 -16.13% 2
Wiltshire +9 17 £55,500 -7.50%
Devon +25 10 £75,000 +42.86%
Dorset -19 4 £47,500 -13.64%
Gloucestershire +23 1 - -
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 26 (46.43%) CISSP
2 24 (42.86%) Information Security
3 23 (41.07%) Security Cleared
4 22 (39.29%) DV Cleared
5 21 (37.50%) SIEM
5 21 (37.50%) Management Information System
6 20 (35.71%) Linux
6 20 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (32.14%) SC Cleared
7 18 (32.14%) CESG Certified Professional
8 17 (30.36%) SANS
8 17 (30.36%) Windows
9 16 (28.57%) Internet
9 16 (28.57%) Java
9 16 (28.57%) RMADS
9 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
10 14 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
10 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 13 (23.21%) ITIL
11 13 (23.21%) Unix
11 13 (23.21%) .NET
11 13 (23.21%) Service Management
11 13 (23.21%) Firewall
11 13 (23.21%) ITSM
11 13 (23.21%) GCIA
11 13 (23.21%) GCIH
11 13 (23.21%) Mentoring
11 13 (23.21%) Coaching
11 13 (23.21%) Network Monitoring
11 13 (23.21%) Security Operations

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (5.36%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) Internet
2 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (23.21%) Firewall
4 11 (19.64%) Network Security
5 4 (7.14%) DNS
6 3 (5.36%) IPsec
6 3 (5.36%) VPN
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.79%) DHCP
7 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) MySQL
1 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Analyst
2 16 (28.57%) Architect
3 13 (23.21%) Security Architect
3 13 (23.21%) SOC Analyst
4 11 (19.64%) Consultant
5 7 (12.50%) Security Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Security Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 3 (5.36%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Lead Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Principal Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Principal Security Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Security Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) CSS
3 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.36%) HTML
3 3 (5.36%) LAMP
3 3 (5.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 14 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
3 13 (23.21%) Security Operations Centre
4 9 (16.07%) CESG
5 4 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (5.36%) PKI
7 2 (3.57%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Linux
2 17 (30.36%) Windows
3 13 (23.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) Information Security
2 21 (37.50%) SIEM
3 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 13 (23.21%) Coaching
4 13 (23.21%) ITIL
4 13 (23.21%) ITSM
4 13 (23.21%) Mentoring
4 13 (23.21%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (23.21%) Security Operations
4 13 (23.21%) Service Management
5 12 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (17.86%) Information Assurance
7 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (12.50%) Data Privacy
7 7 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (12.50%) TOGAF
8 5 (8.93%) Network Design
8 5 (8.93%) SABSA
8 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.93%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (7.14%) C
3 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) CISSP
2 23 (41.07%) Security Cleared
3 22 (39.29%) DV Cleared
4 18 (32.14%) CESG Certified Professional
4 18 (32.14%) SC Cleared
5 17 (30.36%) SANS
6 13 (23.21%) CREST Certified
6 13 (23.21%) GCIA
6 13 (23.21%) GCIH
7 5 (8.93%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (5.36%) Degree
8 3 (5.36%) GIAC
8 3 (5.36%) MCSE
8 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (5.36%) SSCP
9 1 (1.79%) CISA
9 1 (1.79%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (28.57%) RMADS
3 7 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (5.36%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (5.36%) LogRhythm
3 3 (5.36%) Rapid7
4 2 (3.57%) Capita
5 1 (1.79%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.79%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.79%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.79%) VMware