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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Architect
Rank 859 886 828
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 22 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.016% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.017% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 28
Average salary £68,750 £53,200 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.22% -26.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £53,200 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+26.87% -11.33%
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
97611 102712 93841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.49% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82251 83877 78553
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
West Midlands 0 10 £70,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £70,000 -
South East +4 5 £55,000 +22.22%
South West -15 5 £52,500 -1.31%
London - 2 £73,750 - 1
Network Security Architect
UK

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 47 (94.00%) Cisco
2 46 (92.00%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (88.00%) CheckPoint
4 36 (72.00%) Firewall
5 34 (68.00%) WAN
6 33 (66.00%) LAN
7 32 (64.00%) CCNP
7 32 (64.00%) Network Security
8 30 (60.00%) VPN
9 26 (52.00%) CCIE
9 26 (52.00%) Wireless
10 25 (50.00%) Juniper
11 23 (46.00%) Wireless Security
12 20 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 19 (38.00%) Ethical Hacking
14 18 (36.00%) Fortinet
15 17 (34.00%) Penetration Testing
15 17 (34.00%) Cloud Computing
15 17 (34.00%) Security Hardening
15 17 (34.00%) 802.1X
15 17 (34.00%) FortiGate
16 16 (32.00%) F5
17 13 (26.00%) Data Centre
18 12 (24.00%) HP
19 10 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
20 8 (16.00%) McAfee
21 7 (14.00%) CCNA
21 7 (14.00%) Law
21 7 (14.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 6 (12.00%) Huawei

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.00%) CloudStack
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (72.00%) Firewall
2 34 (68.00%) WAN
3 33 (66.00%) LAN
4 32 (64.00%) Network Security
5 30 (60.00%) VPN
6 26 (52.00%) Wireless
7 23 (46.00%) Wireless Security
8 10 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (14.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (12.00%) EIGRP
10 6 (12.00%) ATM
11 5 (10.00%) TACACS
11 5 (10.00%) Internet
11 5 (10.00%) SSL
11 5 (10.00%) IPv4
11 5 (10.00%) BGP
11 5 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (8.00%) HSRP
12 4 (8.00%) MPLS
12 4 (8.00%) DHCP
General
1 7 (14.00%) Law
2 2 (4.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 13 (26.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 17 (34.00%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (34.00%) Security Hardening
3 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (10.00%) Information Security
4 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.00%) Migration
4 4 (8.00%) Network Architecture
4 4 (8.00%) SIEM
5 2 (4.00%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.00%) ITIL
5 2 (4.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.00%) Network Design
6 1 (2.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (2.00%) Release Management
6 1 (2.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) Java
1 1 (2.00%) Perl
1 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (92.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (64.00%) CCNP
3 26 (52.00%) CCIE
4 7 (14.00%) CCNA
5 6 (12.00%) HP ASE
6 5 (10.00%) CCDP
7 2 (4.00%) CISSP
7 2 (4.00%) CEH
8 1 (2.00%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) COBIT
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (34.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (12.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 47 (94.00%) Cisco
2 44 (88.00%) CheckPoint
3 25 (50.00%) Juniper
4 18 (36.00%) Fortinet
5 16 (32.00%) F5
6 12 (24.00%) HP
7 8 (16.00%) McAfee
8 6 (12.00%) Riverbed
8 6 (12.00%) SolarWinds
8 6 (12.00%) Huawei
9 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.00%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.00%) VMware
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft