Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 302 344
Rank change year-on-year -4 +42 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 13 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 17
Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% +27.27%
England median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9562 10798 12914
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 97.93% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8026 9123 10586
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Yorkshire

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Architect in Yorkshire

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architect in Yorkshire

Security Architect
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Yorkshire +6 8 £59,500 -8.46% 2
North Yorkshire +7 5 £65,000 -1.89%
Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Yorkshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
1 8 (61.54%) CISM
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) CISA
3 6 (46.15%) SIEM
4 5 (38.46%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
4 5 (38.46%) Cryptography
4 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (38.46%) Network Security
4 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) GIAC
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) Firmware
5 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) CISMP
5 3 (23.08%) GSEC
5 3 (23.08%) CEH
5 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (23.08%) SANS
5 3 (23.08%) OWASP
5 3 (23.08%) Compliance Audit
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (15.38%) Presales

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) BYOD
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
4 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) SIEM
3 5 (38.46%) Cryptography
3 5 (38.46%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
4 3 (23.08%) Compliance Audit
4 3 (23.08%) OWASP
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 2 (15.38%) Network Design
5 2 (15.38%) Presales
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISM
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) CISA
3 3 (23.08%) CEH
3 3 (23.08%) CISMP
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) GIAC
3 3 (23.08%) GSEC
3 3 (23.08%) SANS
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 2 (15.38%) MCSE
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) GDPR
3 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) VMware