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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Architect
UK / England
Rank 543 562 561
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 25 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.061% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.064% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 9
Median daily rate £475 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £457 £600 £425
% change year-on-year
-23.87% +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39347 43465 43051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.73% 94.90% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25790 28106 27435
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1337 1598 1727
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 17 £500 -4.76% 4
South East +11 7 £438 -27.08%
North West +22 1 £450 -
Network Security Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 53 (69.74%) Cisco
2 44 (57.89%) Network Security
3 37 (48.68%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (42.11%) MPLS
5 29 (38.16%) CCIE
6 28 (36.84%) WAN
7 25 (32.89%) Firewall
8 24 (31.58%) LAN
9 21 (27.63%) CCNP
10 20 (26.32%) Windows
11 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (21.05%) CheckPoint
13 15 (19.74%) VPN
13 15 (19.74%) MCSE
13 15 (19.74%) Finance
13 15 (19.74%) VMware
13 15 (19.74%) Dynamics NAV
13 15 (19.74%) Windows Server
14 14 (18.42%) Network Design
14 14 (18.42%) TOGAF
15 13 (17.11%) Retail
16 12 (15.79%) Data Centre
17 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
17 11 (14.47%) Juniper
18 10 (13.16%) DMZ
18 10 (13.16%) Internet
18 10 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
18 10 (13.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 10 (13.16%) Palo Alto
19 9 (11.84%) F5

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 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.89%) Office 365
3 1 (1.32%) Akamai
3 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (57.89%) Network Security
2 32 (42.11%) MPLS
3 28 (36.84%) WAN
4 25 (32.89%) Firewall
5 24 (31.58%) LAN
6 15 (19.74%) VPN
7 10 (13.16%) DMZ
7 10 (13.16%) Internet
8 9 (11.84%) Wireless
9 8 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (10.53%) SAN
10 7 (9.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (7.89%) BGP
11 6 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (7.89%) WLAN
12 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.63%) Cisco Wireless
12 2 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Local Government
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) .NET
1 1 (1.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (7.89%) PKI
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.32%) BYOD
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) NHS
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Windows
2 15 (19.74%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.32%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) Network Design
1 14 (18.42%) TOGAF
2 10 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (9.21%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (7.89%) Security Architecture
5 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (5.26%) ITIL
5 4 (5.26%) Network Management
5 4 (5.26%) Presales
5 4 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (3.95%) Information Security
6 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.95%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.63%) Data Security
7 2 (2.63%) ERP
7 2 (2.63%) Network Security Management
7 2 (2.63%) Project Management
7 2 (2.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.32%) Java
1 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (48.68%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (38.16%) CCIE
3 21 (27.63%) CCNP
4 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (19.74%) MCSE
6 6 (7.89%) CCNA
6 6 (7.89%) JNCIP
6 6 (7.89%) JNCIS
6 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.26%) CLAS
8 4 (5.26%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.95%) CCSE
9 3 (3.95%) CISSP
10 2 (2.63%) MCSA
10 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.32%) CCDP
11 1 (1.32%) CISA
11 1 (1.32%) CISM
11 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.63%) Government Security Classifications
2 2 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.32%) Firmware
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 53 (69.74%) Cisco
2 16 (21.05%) CheckPoint
3 15 (19.74%) VMware
4 11 (14.47%) Juniper
4 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
5 10 (13.16%) Palo Alto
6 9 (11.84%) F5
7 6 (7.89%) Fortinet
8 5 (6.58%) Aruba
8 5 (6.58%) Blue Coat
8 5 (6.58%) HP
8 5 (6.58%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.32%) Citrix
9 1 (1.32%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.32%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.32%) Mercator
9 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com