The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Architect
Rank 212 215 219
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.020% 0.11% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.11% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £54,100 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+20.14% -19.85%
Network Security Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4712 5228 5155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 92.94% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3608 3687 4089
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Architect in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Security Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Security Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Architect in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) WAAS
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) WAAS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PCI QSA
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (33.33%) F5