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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Architect
Rank 817 830 830
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 29 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.019% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 13
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £72,500 £65,700
10% offered a salary of more than £90,500 £82,250 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £77,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
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
92746 92860 91869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.46% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 77029 75604 78139
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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
London +37 16 £70,000 -6.66%
South East -15 11 £70,000 -
South West - 1 £95,000 -
Network Security Architect
UK

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 36 (87.80%) Network Security
2 35 (85.37%) Firewall
3 31 (75.61%) Cisco
4 21 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (51.22%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (46.34%) CheckPoint
6 15 (36.59%) WAN
7 14 (34.15%) LAN
7 14 (34.15%) McAfee
8 13 (31.71%) MPLS
8 13 (31.71%) CCNP
9 12 (29.27%) VPN
9 12 (29.27%) CISSP
9 12 (29.27%) F5
9 12 (29.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 11 (26.83%) CCNA
11 10 (24.39%) CiscoWorks
11 10 (24.39%) ATM
11 10 (24.39%) EIGRP
11 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
11 10 (24.39%) Riverbed
11 10 (24.39%) SolarWinds
11 10 (24.39%) Security Architecture
12 9 (21.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (21.95%) TACACS
12 9 (21.95%) DHCP
13 8 (19.51%) 3GPP
13 8 (19.51%) SSL
13 8 (19.51%) IPv6
13 8 (19.51%) CCIE

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (2.44%) IIS
1 1 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (87.80%) Network Security
2 35 (85.37%) Firewall
3 21 (51.22%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (36.59%) WAN
5 14 (34.15%) LAN
6 13 (31.71%) MPLS
7 12 (29.27%) VPN
7 12 (29.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (24.39%) ATM
8 10 (24.39%) EIGRP
9 9 (21.95%) TACACS
9 9 (21.95%) DHCP
10 8 (19.51%) 3GPP
10 8 (19.51%) SSL
10 8 (19.51%) IPv6
10 8 (19.51%) LTE
10 8 (19.51%) HSRP
10 8 (19.51%) Software-Defined Networking
11 5 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.07%) Law
3 5 (12.20%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Economics
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) PKI
4 1 (2.44%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Security Architecture
2 9 (21.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (19.51%) SWOT Analysis
3 8 (19.51%) Network Architecture
4 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
4 7 (17.07%) Network Design
5 6 (14.63%) Project Management
6 5 (12.20%) SIEM
7 4 (9.76%) Change Management
7 4 (9.76%) Software Deployment
8 3 (7.32%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Change Control
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL
9 2 (4.88%) Information Security
9 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.88%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.44%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (31.71%) CCNP
3 12 (29.27%) CISSP
4 11 (26.83%) CCNA
5 8 (19.51%) CCIE
6 6 (14.63%) CCDP
6 6 (14.63%) JNCIE
7 4 (9.76%) SSCP
7 4 (9.76%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (9.76%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (9.76%) CCSP
8 2 (4.88%) CISA
8 2 (4.88%) CISM
8 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.88%) Degree
8 2 (4.88%) CEH
9 1 (2.44%) CCSE
9 1 (2.44%) PCI QSA
9 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
1 1 (2.44%) vSphere
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Cisco
2 19 (46.34%) CheckPoint
3 14 (34.15%) McAfee
4 12 (29.27%) F5
5 10 (24.39%) Riverbed
5 10 (24.39%) SolarWinds
6 8 (19.51%) Juniper
7 6 (14.63%) IBM
7 6 (14.63%) Sourcefire
8 5 (12.20%) Fortinet
9 4 (9.76%) Intel
9 4 (9.76%) Blue Coat
10 2 (4.88%) NetApp
11 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.44%) CA
11 1 (2.44%) HP
11 1 (2.44%) VMware
11 1 (2.44%) Websense