The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Architect
Rank 853 894 830
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 25 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.006% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.007% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 24
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.92%
Network Security Architect
UK

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

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Network Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Security Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Network Security Architect Salary Trend in England

Network Security Architect
Salary Histogram in England

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

Network Security Architect Salary Histogram in England

Network Security Architect
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
South East +24 14 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Midlands -7 6 £65,000 +36.84%
London - 5 £77,500 -
Network Security Architect
UK

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 60 (95.24%) Cisco
2 52 (82.54%) Firewall
3 48 (76.19%) CheckPoint
3 48 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (66.67%) WAN
5 40 (63.49%) LAN
5 40 (63.49%) Network Security
6 35 (55.56%) VPN
7 34 (53.97%) CCNP
8 28 (44.44%) Juniper
9 27 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (41.27%) F5
10 26 (41.27%) CCIE
11 25 (39.68%) Wireless
12 23 (36.51%) Fortinet
13 21 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
13 21 (33.33%) McAfee
14 19 (30.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 18 (28.57%) CCNA
15 18 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
16 17 (26.98%) Cloud Computing
16 17 (26.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 17 (26.98%) Wireless Security
16 17 (26.98%) Security Hardening
16 17 (26.98%) FortiGate
17 16 (25.40%) EIGRP
17 16 (25.40%) CiscoWorks
17 16 (25.40%) ATM
17 16 (25.40%) Riverbed
17 16 (25.40%) SolarWinds

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) IIS
1 1 (1.59%) Apache
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.59%) CloudStack
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) IaaS
2 1 (1.59%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 52 (82.54%) Firewall
2 42 (66.67%) WAN
3 40 (63.49%) LAN
3 40 (63.49%) Network Security
4 35 (55.56%) VPN
5 27 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (39.68%) Wireless
7 17 (26.98%) Wireless Security
7 17 (26.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 16 (25.40%) ATM
8 16 (25.40%) EIGRP
9 14 (22.22%) TACACS
10 13 (20.63%) SSL
10 13 (20.63%) DHCP
11 12 (19.05%) HSRP
12 8 (12.70%) MPLS
13 6 (9.52%) VoIP
13 6 (9.52%) WLAN
14 5 (7.94%) DMZ
14 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (22.22%) Law
2 7 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) BYOD
3 1 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 18 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (26.98%) Security Hardening
4 13 (20.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (19.05%) Load Balancing
6 10 (15.87%) Security Architecture
7 7 (11.11%) SIEM
8 6 (9.52%) Project Management
9 5 (7.94%) ITIL
9 5 (7.94%) Malware Analysis
10 4 (6.35%) Software Deployment
10 4 (6.35%) Change Management
10 4 (6.35%) TOGAF
11 2 (3.17%) Information Security
11 2 (3.17%) Change Control
12 1 (1.59%) DDoS Mitigation
12 1 (1.59%) Cyber Security
12 1 (1.59%) Network Monitoring
12 1 (1.59%) Technical Analysis
12 1 (1.59%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 48 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (53.97%) CCNP
3 26 (41.27%) CCIE
4 18 (28.57%) CCNA
5 7 (11.11%) CISSP
6 4 (6.35%) CCSP
6 4 (6.35%) SSCP
6 4 (6.35%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (6.35%) Linux+ Certification
6 4 (6.35%) CEH
7 2 (3.17%) Degree
7 2 (3.17%) CISA
7 2 (3.17%) CISM
8 1 (1.59%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.59%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.59%) CCSA
8 1 (1.59%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.17%) COBIT
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) FortiGate
2 16 (25.40%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 60 (95.24%) Cisco
2 48 (76.19%) CheckPoint
3 28 (44.44%) Juniper
4 26 (41.27%) F5
5 23 (36.51%) Fortinet
6 21 (33.33%) McAfee
7 16 (25.40%) Riverbed
7 16 (25.40%) SolarWinds
8 7 (11.11%) HP
9 5 (7.94%) IBM
9 5 (7.94%) Sourcefire
10 4 (6.35%) Intel
11 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
11 2 (3.17%) VMware
11 2 (3.17%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.59%) ArcSight
12 1 (1.59%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.59%) CA
12 1 (1.59%) NetApp