Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Security Architect was £83,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Enterprise Security Architect
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1154 1238 1247
Rank change year-on-year +84 +9 +82
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Security Architect 39 38 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.019% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.019% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 63
UK median annual salary £83,750 £85,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.47% +6.25% +20.75%
10th Percentile £62,500 £70,075 £61,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £96,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +18.52%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170014 195855 213983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.02% 96.50% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 138687 164501 175450
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Enterprise Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Security Architect in the UK

Enterprise Security Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Enterprise Security Architect in the UK

Enterprise Security Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Security Architect over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Security Architect in the UK

Enterprise Security Architect
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Security Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 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
England +71 38 £85,000 - 1
London +59 26 £83,750 -4.29%
UK excluding London +77 12 £90,000 +12.50% 1
South East +88 5 £90,000 +20.00%
East of England +16 3 £77,500 -8.82% 1
South West - 2 £70,000 -
North West - 2 £95,000 -
North of England - 2 £95,000 -
Scotland - 2 £95,000 -

Enterprise Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, Enterprise 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 featuring Enterprise Security Architect in the job title.

1 17 (43.59%) Security Architecture
2 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
2 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (33.33%) CCIE
4 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (30.77%) CCNP
4 12 (30.77%) WAN
5 11 (28.21%) Finance
6 10 (25.64%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (25.64%) Meraki
6 10 (25.64%) Wireless
6 10 (25.64%) Information Security
6 10 (25.64%) Cisco
6 10 (25.64%) Presales
7 9 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (23.08%) EMC
7 9 (23.08%) Cisco Prime
7 9 (23.08%) VPN
7 9 (23.08%) NetApp
7 9 (23.08%) MPLS
7 9 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (23.08%) Network Management
7 9 (23.08%) VPLS
8 8 (20.51%) REST
8 8 (20.51%) Internet
9 7 (17.95%) CISSP
9 7 (17.95%) CISM
9 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
9 7 (17.95%) Banking
9 7 (17.95%) Network Design

Enterprise Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) WAN
2 10 (25.64%) Wireless
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
3 9 (23.08%) MPLS
3 9 (23.08%) VPLS
3 9 (23.08%) VPN
4 8 (20.51%) Internet
5 7 (17.95%) Network Security
6 3 (7.69%) LAN
6 3 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Big Data
1 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 6 (15.38%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Automotive
4 3 (7.69%) Marketing
5 2 (5.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) REST
2 5 (12.82%) OAuth
2 5 (12.82%) RAML
2 5 (12.82%) Swagger
2 5 (12.82%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) BYOD
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Security Architecture
2 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (25.64%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (25.64%) Information Security
3 10 (25.64%) Presales
4 9 (23.08%) Network Management
5 7 (17.95%) IT Strategy
5 7 (17.95%) Network Design
5 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
6 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.82%) API Design
7 5 (12.82%) B2B
7 5 (12.82%) B2C
7 5 (12.82%) DevOps
7 5 (12.82%) Kanban
7 5 (12.82%) Microservices
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.82%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Java
2 3 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (33.33%) CCIE
3 12 (30.77%) CCNP
4 7 (17.95%) CISM
4 7 (17.95%) CISSP
5 5 (12.82%) CISA
6 3 (7.69%) CEH
6 3 (7.69%) GIAC
6 3 (7.69%) ISEB
6 3 (7.69%) SANS
6 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.56%) Degree
7 1 (2.56%) ISSAP
7 1 (2.56%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.56%) COBIT
4 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (7.69%) Nagios
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Cisco
1 10 (25.64%) Meraki
2 9 (23.08%) EMC
2 9 (23.08%) NetApp
3 5 (12.82%) Apigee
3 5 (12.82%) CA
3 5 (12.82%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Arista
4 1 (2.56%) Juniper
4 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
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