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 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Architect
UK / England
Rank 547 571 578
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 28 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.067% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.070% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 9
Median daily rate £483 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.09% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £625 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £625 £439
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.45%
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
39180 45432 45208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.10% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25756 29645 28239
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1388 1536 1792
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 February 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 26 February 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 +19 17 £500 -4.76% 3
South East +14 7 £444 -28.92%
West Midlands +6 4 £506 -3.57% 1
Network Security Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 46 (62.16%) Cisco
2 42 (56.76%) Network Security
3 33 (44.59%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (39.19%) WAN
5 28 (37.84%) MPLS
6 25 (33.78%) Firewall
6 25 (33.78%) LAN
7 23 (31.08%) CCIE
8 21 (28.38%) CCNP
9 18 (24.32%) Windows
10 15 (20.27%) VMware
10 15 (20.27%) Network Design
10 15 (20.27%) CheckPoint
11 14 (18.92%) VPN
12 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (17.57%) Retail
12 13 (17.57%) TOGAF
13 12 (16.22%) Finance
13 12 (16.22%) Dynamics NAV
13 12 (16.22%) MCSE
13 12 (16.22%) Data Centre
13 12 (16.22%) Windows Server
14 11 (14.86%) F5
14 11 (14.86%) DMZ
15 10 (13.51%) Internet
15 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
16 9 (12.16%) Juniper
17 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
17 8 (10.81%) Wireless
17 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure

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 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.11%) Office 365
3 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.35%) IaaS
3 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (56.76%) Network Security
2 29 (39.19%) WAN
3 28 (37.84%) MPLS
4 25 (33.78%) Firewall
4 25 (33.78%) LAN
5 14 (18.92%) VPN
6 11 (14.86%) DMZ
7 10 (13.51%) Internet
8 8 (10.81%) Wireless
9 7 (9.46%) SAN
10 6 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (8.11%) WLAN
11 5 (6.76%) BGP
11 5 (6.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (2.70%) DAB
12 2 (2.70%) DNS
12 2 (2.70%) SSL
12 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) Big Data
2 1 (1.35%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.35%) DocumentDB
General
1 13 (17.57%) Retail
2 12 (16.22%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Automotive
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Local Government
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) .NET
1 1 (1.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (6.76%) PKI
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.35%) BYOD
5 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
2 12 (16.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Solaris
3 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Network Design
2 13 (17.57%) TOGAF
3 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (8.11%) Information Security
4 6 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (6.76%) Security Architecture
6 4 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (5.41%) ITIL
6 4 (5.41%) Network Management
6 4 (5.41%) Presales
7 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.05%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.70%) ERP
8 2 (2.70%) Migration
8 2 (2.70%) Operations Management
8 2 (2.70%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.35%) C
1 1 (1.35%) Java
1 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.35%) PHP
1 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (44.59%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (31.08%) CCIE
3 21 (28.38%) CCNP
4 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (16.22%) MCSE
6 5 (6.76%) CCNA
6 5 (6.76%) CISSP
7 4 (5.41%) CLAS
7 4 (5.41%) JNCIA
7 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.05%) CISA
8 3 (4.05%) CISM
8 3 (4.05%) JNCIP
8 3 (4.05%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.35%) CCDP
10 1 (1.35%) Degree
10 1 (1.35%) MCSA
10 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.35%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.35%) Firmware
4 1 (1.35%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (62.16%) Cisco
2 15 (20.27%) CheckPoint
2 15 (20.27%) VMware
3 11 (14.86%) F5
4 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.16%) Juniper
6 8 (10.81%) Palo Alto
7 6 (8.11%) Blue Coat
8 5 (6.76%) Riverbed
9 4 (5.41%) Fortinet
9 4 (5.41%) HP
10 3 (4.05%) Aruba
10 3 (4.05%) Citrix
11 2 (2.70%) Forcepoint
12 1 (1.35%) Intel Security
12 1 (1.35%) Mercator
12 1 (1.35%) New Relic
12 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (1.35%) Sourcefire
12 1 (1.35%) Splunk