Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SABSA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SABSA over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1002 1100 1118
Rank change year-on-year +98 +18 +165
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 170 160 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.079% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.089% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 123 116 165
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £62,500 £53,000 £59,250
90th Percentile £92,000 £90,625 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

SABSA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 159182 179902 194446
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.75% 88.89% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 127628 149742 158061
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SABSA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SABSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SABSA in the UK

SABSA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SABSA in the UK

SABSA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SABSA over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SABSA in the UK

SABSA
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SABSA within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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 +73 141 £75,000 +7.14% 10
London +102 116 £75,000 -3.23% 4
UK excluding London +1 31 £70,000 - 8
South East +31 14 £83,750 +19.64% 3
Midlands - 6 £66,250 -
West Midlands - 6 £66,250 -
Wales +18 5 - - 1
North of England +1 5 £61,250 -10.58% 1
North West -32 4 £57,500 -16.06% 1
Yorkshire +14 1 £65,000 -3.70%
Scotland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing SABSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SABSA.

1 137 (80.59%) CISSP
2 114 (67.06%) TOGAF
3 107 (62.94%) Information Security
4 97 (57.06%) CISM
5 85 (50.00%) Security Architecture
6 68 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 53 (31.18%) Cybersecurity
8 48 (28.24%) Degree
9 43 (25.29%) Management Information System
10 41 (24.12%) ISSAP
11 40 (23.53%) Finance
12 38 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (22.35%) Cisco Certification
13 36 (21.18%) Risk Management
14 34 (20.00%) CISA
15 30 (17.65%) PCI DSS
15 30 (17.65%) SIEM
16 27 (15.88%) Security Cleared
16 27 (15.88%) CESG
16 27 (15.88%) SDLC
17 25 (14.71%) Zachman Framework
17 25 (14.71%) Firewall
18 24 (14.12%) SC Cleared
18 24 (14.12%) Enterprise Architecture
19 23 (13.53%) Computer Science
20 22 (12.94%) COBIT
21 21 (12.35%) Waterfall
21 21 (12.35%) Penetration Testing
22 20 (11.76%) CCSP
22 20 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure

SABSA
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (4.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.88%) SaaS
4 9 (5.29%) IaaS
5 7 (4.12%) PaaS
6 5 (2.94%) Office 365
7 4 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (2.35%) G Suite
7 4 (2.35%) Sumo Logic
8 3 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.71%) Firewall
2 20 (11.76%) Network Security
3 13 (7.65%) LAN
3 13 (7.65%) VLAN
3 13 (7.65%) WAN
4 8 (4.71%) DNS
4 8 (4.71%) HTTP
5 7 (4.12%) BGP
5 7 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (4.12%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (4.12%) EIGRP
5 7 (4.12%) FTP
5 7 (4.12%) HTTPS
5 7 (4.12%) IGRP
5 7 (4.12%) IPsec
5 7 (4.12%) OSPF
5 7 (4.12%) SMTP
5 7 (4.12%) VXLAN
6 6 (3.53%) SNMP
7 4 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.65%) Big Data
1 13 (7.65%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
General
1 40 (23.53%) Finance
2 18 (10.59%) Retail
3 12 (7.06%) Legal
4 6 (3.53%) Law
5 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.76%) Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.59%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.59%) French Language
7 1 (0.59%) Games
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.59%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 108 (63.53%) Architect
2 85 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 24 (14.12%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (11.76%) Consultant
4 20 (11.76%) Security Consultant
4 20 (11.76%) Security Manager
5 17 (10.00%) Senior Architect
6 15 (8.82%) Risk Manager
6 15 (8.82%) Technology Manager
7 13 (7.65%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 13 (7.65%) IT Architect
7 13 (7.65%) Senior Security Architect
8 11 (6.47%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 9 (5.29%) CISSP Architect
9 9 (5.29%) IT Security Architect
9 9 (5.29%) Security Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.29%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (5.29%) Senior Security Consultant
10 8 (4.71%) Information Security Architect
10 8 (4.71%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.41%) Middleware
2 14 (8.24%) Web Services
3 8 (4.71%) RESTful
4 3 (1.76%) REST
5 2 (1.18%) JSON
5 2 (1.18%) OAuth
5 2 (1.18%) SAML
5 2 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (25.29%) Management Information System
2 27 (15.88%) CESG
3 23 (13.53%) Computer Science
4 15 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.82%) Data Centre
5 10 (5.88%) PKI
6 8 (4.71%) Cyber Defence
7 7 (4.12%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.94%) Blog
8 5 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (2.94%) NHS
8 5 (2.94%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.18%) BYOD
9 2 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.18%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (1.18%) PMI
9 2 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.18%) Smart Energy
9 2 (1.18%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.35%) Linux
2 2 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (67.06%) TOGAF
2 107 (62.94%) Information Security
3 85 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 53 (31.18%) Cybersecurity
5 38 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (21.18%) Risk Management
7 30 (17.65%) SIEM
8 27 (15.88%) SDLC
9 25 (14.71%) Zachman Framework
10 24 (14.12%) Enterprise Architecture
11 21 (12.35%) Penetration Testing
11 21 (12.35%) Waterfall
12 18 (10.59%) Security Testing
12 18 (10.59%) SOA
13 16 (9.41%) E-Commerce
13 16 (9.41%) Microservices
13 16 (9.41%) Risk Analysis
14 15 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
14 15 (8.82%) ITIL
14 15 (8.82%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.41%) Java
2 8 (4.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (4.71%) Python
3 6 (3.53%) C
3 6 (3.53%) PHP
4 2 (1.18%) SQL
5 1 (0.59%) C#
5 1 (0.59%) C++
5 1 (0.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 137 (80.59%) CISSP
2 97 (57.06%) CISM
3 48 (28.24%) Degree
4 41 (24.12%) ISSAP
5 38 (22.35%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (20.00%) CISA
7 27 (15.88%) Security Cleared
8 24 (14.12%) SC Cleared
9 20 (11.76%) CCSP
9 20 (11.76%) CESG Certified Professional
10 18 (10.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 15 (8.82%) CEH
12 14 (8.24%) GIAC
12 14 (8.24%) Master's Degree
13 13 (7.65%) CCNP
14 10 (5.88%) DV Cleared
14 10 (5.88%) SANS
15 7 (4.12%) CCIE
15 7 (4.12%) CREST Certified
16 6 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 22 (12.94%) COBIT
4 18 (10.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (7.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 9 (5.29%) JSP 440
6 9 (5.29%) QA
7 5 (2.94%) RMADS
8 4 (2.35%) GDPR
8 4 (2.35%) NIST 800
9 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.59%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 13 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Ansible
1 1 (0.59%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (0.59%) CSIRT
1 1 (0.59%) Nessus
1 1 (0.59%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 15 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.24%) VMware
4 8 (4.71%) Cisco
5 7 (4.12%) F5
5 7 (4.12%) Juniper
6 6 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.94%) Splunk
8 4 (2.35%) Google
8 4 (2.35%) Oracle
8 4 (2.35%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.18%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.59%) AlienVault
10 1 (0.59%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.59%) Citrix
10 1 (0.59%) EMC
10 1 (0.59%) Informatica
10 1 (0.59%) McAfee
10 1 (0.59%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.59%) Qualys
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