Strategy

Skills in demand: Cloud security architects

April 1, 2014

As organizations rely more heavily on cloud- and SaaS-based solutions, demand remains high for cloud security architects. 

What it takes

Primary responsibilities include research, design, development, integration and project management of enterprise-wide cloud solutions. In addition to security and technical skills, these roles require strong social skills, as well as the ability to understand business drivers and the needs and capabilities of other IT stakeholders.  

Compensation

Base compensation ranges from $135K to $175K with additional incentives.

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