The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architect
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 173 209 222
Rank change year-on-year +36 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.19% 0.068% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.070% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £56,250 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -  
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3525 4300 4975
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.84% 96.83% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3127 3563 3979
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Security Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in West Yorkshire

Security Architect
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Architect in West Yorkshire

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architect in West Yorkshire

Security Architect
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Leeds +22 6 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Security Architect
Yorkshire

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) Juniper
1 4 (50.00%) Network Design
1 4 (50.00%) Network Management
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) GIAC
3 1 (12.50%) CISM

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Network Design
1 4 (50.00%) Network Management
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) SABSA
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Juniper
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft