The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Network Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Architect
Rank 554 616 584
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 65 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.029% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.030% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 11 20
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £488
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Security Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Network Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Network Security Architect in the job title.

Network Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Security Architect across the England region.

Network Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Network Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Security Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Security Architect across the England region.

Network Security Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 32 £500 +2.56% 2
South East +37 25 £450 +12.50%
East of England - 4 £575 -
North West - 3 £450 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
Network Security Architect
UK

Network Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Network Security Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Network Security Architect in the job title.

1 60 (56.60%) Firewall
2 57 (53.77%) Network Security
3 45 (42.45%) Cisco
4 41 (38.68%) Juniper
5 37 (34.91%) Network Design
6 32 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (30.19%) Palo Alto
7 31 (29.25%) PKI
7 31 (29.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (27.36%) F5
9 25 (23.58%) CCIE
10 24 (22.64%) MPLS
10 24 (22.64%) IPsec
10 24 (22.64%) JNCIS
10 24 (22.64%) Security Cleared
10 24 (22.64%) Aerohive Networks
11 23 (21.70%) Load Balancing
12 22 (20.75%) Change Management
13 21 (19.81%) CCNP
13 21 (19.81%) JNCIA
14 20 (18.87%) WAN
15 19 (17.92%) SC Cleared
15 19 (17.92%) Windows
15 19 (17.92%) LDAP
15 19 (17.92%) YubiKey
15 19 (17.92%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
16 18 (16.98%) LAN
17 17 (16.04%) Two-Factor Authentication
17 17 (16.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
18 16 (15.09%) CheckPoint

Network Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.66%) Office 365
4 3 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.83%) IaaS
4 3 (2.83%) SaaS
5 2 (1.89%) PaaS
6 1 (0.94%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 60 (56.60%) Firewall
2 57 (53.77%) Network Security
3 24 (22.64%) IPsec
3 24 (22.64%) MPLS
4 20 (18.87%) WAN
5 19 (17.92%) LDAP
6 18 (16.98%) LAN
7 13 (12.26%) Wireless
8 9 (8.49%) VPN
9 6 (5.66%) BGP
9 6 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (5.66%) Internet
9 6 (5.66%) SAN
10 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
10 5 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (3.77%) WLAN
12 3 (2.83%) SSL
13 2 (1.89%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) Big Data
2 1 (0.94%) NonStop SQL
General
1 13 (12.26%) Retail
2 9 (8.49%) Finance
3 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.83%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Billing
5 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.25%) PKI
2 19 (17.92%) YubiKey
3 15 (14.15%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (3.77%) CESG
6 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.94%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.94%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.94%) NHS
7 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.92%) Windows
2 15 (14.15%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.91%) Network Design
2 31 (29.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (21.70%) Load Balancing
4 22 (20.75%) Change Management
5 19 (17.92%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 17 (16.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 17 (16.04%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 14 (13.21%) TOGAF
8 9 (8.49%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (8.49%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (7.55%) Capacity Management
9 8 (7.55%) Change Control
9 8 (7.55%) Compliance Management
9 8 (7.55%) ITIL
9 8 (7.55%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (6.60%) Security Architecture
11 6 (5.66%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (3.77%) Information Security
13 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.94%) C
1 1 (0.94%) Java
1 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (23.58%) CCIE
3 24 (22.64%) JNCIS
3 24 (22.64%) Security Cleared
4 21 (19.81%) CCNP
4 21 (19.81%) JNCIA
5 19 (17.92%) SC Cleared
6 16 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (14.15%) MCSE
8 11 (10.38%) CISSP
9 5 (4.72%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (3.77%) CCNA
10 4 (3.77%) CCSE
10 4 (3.77%) JNCIP
11 3 (2.83%) CISMP
11 3 (2.83%) Degree
11 3 (2.83%) ISSAP
12 2 (1.89%) CLAS
12 2 (1.89%) CRISC
12 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.83%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.94%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.83%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.94%) Nessus
Vendors
1 45 (42.45%) Cisco
2 41 (38.68%) Juniper
3 32 (30.19%) Palo Alto
4 29 (27.36%) F5
5 24 (22.64%) Aerohive Networks
6 16 (15.09%) CheckPoint
7 15 (14.15%) VMware
8 4 (3.77%) Aruba
8 4 (3.77%) Fortinet
8 4 (3.77%) Riverbed
9 3 (2.83%) Akamai
9 3 (2.83%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.83%) HP
9 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.94%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.94%) Citrix
10 1 (0.94%) FireEye
10 1 (0.94%) Google
10 1 (0.94%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.94%) Ruckus Wireless