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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Architect
Rank 215 216 211
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% 0.15% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £66,250 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £72,500 £73,750
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -1.69%
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
5151 5131 4805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.24% 93.72% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3776 3797 4017
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Network Security Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Network Security Architect
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 2 - -
Network Security Architect
South East

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (100.00%) Network Security
2 12 (70.59%) Software-Defined Networking
2 12 (70.59%) LTE
2 12 (70.59%) Network Architecture
2 12 (70.59%) Economics
2 12 (70.59%) SWOT Analysis
2 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
2 12 (70.59%) 3GPP
2 12 (70.59%) IPv6
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
4 8 (47.06%) CISSP
4 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (41.18%) CCIE
5 7 (41.18%) CCNP
6 6 (35.29%) CCDP
6 6 (35.29%) MPLS
6 6 (35.29%) Network Design
6 6 (35.29%) Marketing
6 6 (35.29%) JNCIE
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
8 3 (17.65%) IBM
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (11.76%) IaaS
9 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
9 2 (11.76%) Change Control
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (11.76%) NetApp
9 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
9 2 (11.76%) Juniper
9 2 (11.76%) NetScreen

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Network Security
2 12 (70.59%) Software-Defined Networking
2 12 (70.59%) LTE
2 12 (70.59%) 3GPP
2 12 (70.59%) IPv6
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
4 6 (35.29%) MPLS
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.76%) NetScreen
7 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
2 6 (35.29%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Economics
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Network Architecture
1 12 (70.59%) SWOT Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CISSP
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCIE
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) CCDP
3 6 (35.29%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.88%) SSCP
4 1 (5.88%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CISA
4 1 (5.88%) CISM
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) CCSP
4 1 (5.88%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) Intel
4 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire