Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Security Architect
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 240 286
Rank change year-on-year +5 +46 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 29 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.47% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.40% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 18
Surrey median annual salary £90,000 £70,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +30.23% -10.42%
10th Percentile £48,500 £52,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £90,000 £55,750
South East median annual salary £74,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +2.07% +3.57% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 6007 6540 8420
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.48% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4911 5553 7312
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Surrey

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Security Architect in Surrey

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architect in Surrey

Security Architect
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 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
Camberley - 5 £105,000 -
Leatherhead +5 1 £85,000 +30.77%
Reigate - 1 £47,500 -
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Surrey region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 23 (79.31%) Security Architecture
1 23 (79.31%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 16 (55.17%) PKI
3 15 (51.72%) Data Protection
3 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
3 15 (51.72%) Threat Analysis
3 15 (51.72%) Security Operations
3 15 (51.72%) Security Operations Centre
3 15 (51.72%) Fraud Detection
3 15 (51.72%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 15 (51.72%) Identity Management
4 12 (41.38%) Information Security
5 8 (27.59%) CISSP
6 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (24.14%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (20.69%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (20.69%) Forensic Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (20.69%) Computer Forensics
7 6 (20.69%) Web Services
7 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (13.79%) Selenium
8 4 (13.79%) SDLC
8 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Maven
1 4 (13.79%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
2 4 (13.79%) Middleware
2 4 (13.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) PKI
2 15 (51.72%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (20.69%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Cybersecurity
1 23 (79.31%) Security Architecture
2 15 (51.72%) Data Protection
2 15 (51.72%) Fraud Detection
2 15 (51.72%) Identity Management
2 15 (51.72%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 15 (51.72%) Security Operations
2 15 (51.72%) Threat Analysis
3 12 (41.38%) Information Security
4 7 (24.14%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (20.69%) Computer Forensics
5 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (20.69%) Forensic Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
1 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
3 8 (27.59%) CISSP
4 2 (6.90%) CEH
5 1 (3.45%) CGEIT
5 1 (3.45%) CISA
5 1 (3.45%) CISM
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) FIPS 140-2
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Qualys
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco