Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 250 244 336
Rank change year-on-year -6 +92 -10
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 66 101 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.65% 0.93% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.05% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 37 81 20
South West median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £81,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - -3.70% +8.00%

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 9149 9655 10558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.57% 88.86% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7532 8042 8867
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Bristol -55 33 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Wiltshire -3 11 £52,500 -19.23% 3
Dorset +14 9 £51,250 -6.82%
Devon - 8 £75,000 -
Gloucestershire +11 2 £57,500 -4.17%
Somerset - 1 £65,000 -
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 37 (56.06%) Information Security
2 36 (54.55%) CISSP
3 31 (46.97%) Security Cleared
4 29 (43.94%) DV Cleared
4 29 (43.94%) SIEM
4 29 (43.94%) Linux
5 27 (40.91%) Management Information System
6 26 (39.39%) Windows
7 25 (37.88%) SC Cleared
8 24 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 24 (36.36%) SANS
9 23 (34.85%) Software Engineering
9 23 (34.85%) Internet
9 23 (34.85%) Java
10 22 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
10 22 (33.33%) Security Operations
11 21 (31.82%) CREST Certified
11 21 (31.82%) Unix
11 21 (31.82%) TCP/IP
12 20 (30.30%) ITIL
12 20 (30.30%) .NET
12 20 (30.30%) Service Management
12 20 (30.30%) ITSM
12 20 (30.30%) GCIA
12 20 (30.30%) GCIH
12 20 (30.30%) Network Monitoring
12 20 (30.30%) Mentoring
12 20 (30.30%) Coaching
12 20 (30.30%) Security Operations Centre
13 17 (25.76%) CESG Certified Professional

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 (4.55%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.85%) Internet
2 21 (31.82%) TCP/IP
3 14 (21.21%) Network Security
4 12 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (6.06%) DNS
6 3 (4.55%) IPsec
6 3 (4.55%) VPN
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) MySQL
1 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.52%) Burp Suite
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Legal
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Analyst
2 17 (25.76%) SOC Analyst
3 14 (21.21%) Architect
4 12 (18.18%) Security Architect
5 9 (13.64%) Consultant
6 8 (12.12%) Security Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Security Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Information Assurance Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Information Assurance Leader
8 4 (6.06%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Information Security Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Information Security Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) IT Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Principal Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Principal Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Security Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) .NET
2 4 (6.06%) CSS
3 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.55%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) LAMP
3 3 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 22 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 20 (30.30%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (15.15%) CESG
5 4 (6.06%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (4.55%) PKI
7 2 (3.03%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.94%) Linux
2 26 (39.39%) Windows
3 21 (31.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) Information Security
2 29 (43.94%) SIEM
3 23 (34.85%) Software Engineering
4 22 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 20 (30.30%) Coaching
5 20 (30.30%) ITIL
5 20 (30.30%) ITSM
5 20 (30.30%) Mentoring
5 20 (30.30%) Network Monitoring
5 20 (30.30%) Service Management
6 12 (18.18%) Information Assurance
6 12 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 10 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (15.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (10.61%) MODAF
9 6 (9.09%) DoDAF
9 6 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
9 6 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (7.58%) Data Privacy
10 5 (7.58%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) Java
2 5 (7.58%) C
3 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (54.55%) CISSP
2 31 (46.97%) Security Cleared
3 29 (43.94%) DV Cleared
4 25 (37.88%) SC Cleared
5 24 (36.36%) SANS
6 21 (31.82%) CREST Certified
7 20 (30.30%) GCIA
7 20 (30.30%) GCIH
8 17 (25.76%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (13.64%) Degree
10 3 (4.55%) CISM
10 3 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (4.55%) GIAC
10 3 (4.55%) MCSE
10 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (4.55%) SSCP
11 2 (3.03%) CLAS
12 1 (1.52%) CISA
12 1 (1.52%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (15.15%) RMADS
3 4 (6.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.03%) COBIT
4 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Cisco
3 3 (4.55%) LogRhythm
3 3 (4.55%) Rapid7
4 2 (3.03%) ArcSight
4 2 (3.03%) Capita
4 2 (3.03%) CyberArk
4 2 (3.03%) Forcepoint
4 2 (3.03%) VMware
5 1 (1.52%) Symantec