The median annual salary for a Security Solutions Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 June 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 West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.019% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5138 5116 5783
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.09% 97.58% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16476 17695 21961
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £23,750 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Security Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Solutions Architect in the South West

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Security Solutions Architect in the South West

Security Solutions Architect
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 Solutions Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Bristol - 1 £67,500 -
Security Solutions Architect
England

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West region featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 6 (100.00%) MODAF
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) SysML
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) SANS
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) GIAC
4 2 (33.33%) CEH
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (100.00%) MODAF
1 6 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
2 4 (66.67%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) SysML
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CEH
1 2 (33.33%) CISA
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) GIAC
1 2 (33.33%) SANS
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft