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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Architect
Rank 830 884 838
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 24 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.005% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.005% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 16
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £72,250
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +56 12 £70,000 -9.67%
South East - 12 £55,000 -
Network Security Architect
UK

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 50 (92.59%) Cisco
2 48 (88.89%) Firewall
3 37 (68.52%) CheckPoint
3 37 (68.52%) Network Security
4 36 (66.67%) WAN
5 35 (64.81%) LAN
5 35 (64.81%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (53.70%) VPN
7 28 (51.85%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (40.74%) CCNP
9 21 (38.89%) McAfee
10 19 (35.19%) Wireless
10 19 (35.19%) F5
11 18 (33.33%) CCNA
12 17 (31.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 17 (31.48%) Fortinet
13 16 (29.63%) Riverbed
13 16 (29.63%) SolarWinds
13 16 (29.63%) Juniper
13 16 (29.63%) CiscoWorks
13 16 (29.63%) ATM
13 16 (29.63%) EIGRP
14 15 (27.78%) Ethical Hacking
15 14 (25.93%) TACACS
15 14 (25.93%) Law
16 13 (24.07%) DHCP
16 13 (24.07%) SSL
16 13 (24.07%) CCIE
16 13 (24.07%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (24.07%) Disaster Recovery

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (88.89%) Firewall
2 37 (68.52%) Network Security
3 36 (66.67%) WAN
4 35 (64.81%) LAN
5 29 (53.70%) VPN
6 28 (51.85%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (35.19%) Wireless
8 17 (31.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 16 (29.63%) ATM
9 16 (29.63%) EIGRP
10 14 (25.93%) TACACS
11 13 (24.07%) DHCP
11 13 (24.07%) SSL
12 12 (22.22%) HSRP
13 11 (20.37%) Wireless Security
14 8 (14.81%) MPLS
15 6 (11.11%) WLAN
16 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
16 5 (9.26%) VoIP
16 5 (9.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (25.93%) Law
2 7 (12.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) PKI
4 1 (1.85%) CCTV
4 1 (1.85%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) UNIX
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Ethical Hacking
2 13 (24.07%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (24.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
4 11 (20.37%) Security Architecture
4 11 (20.37%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.96%) Project Management
5 7 (12.96%) SIEM
6 5 (9.26%) ITIL
6 5 (9.26%) Malware Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) TOGAF
7 4 (7.41%) Software Deployment
7 4 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (3.70%) Change Control
8 2 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.70%) Information Security
9 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.85%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.85%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 35 (64.81%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (40.74%) CCNP
3 18 (33.33%) CCNA
4 13 (24.07%) CCIE
5 7 (12.96%) CISSP
6 4 (7.41%) CEH
6 4 (7.41%) SSCP
6 4 (7.41%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (7.41%) Linux+ Certification
6 4 (7.41%) CCSP
7 2 (3.70%) CISA
7 2 (3.70%) CISM
7 2 (3.70%) Degree
8 1 (1.85%) CCSE
8 1 (1.85%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) COBIT
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) vSphere
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) CiscoWorks
2 11 (20.37%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 50 (92.59%) Cisco
2 37 (68.52%) CheckPoint
3 21 (38.89%) McAfee
4 19 (35.19%) F5
5 17 (31.48%) Fortinet
6 16 (29.63%) Riverbed
6 16 (29.63%) SolarWinds
6 16 (29.63%) Juniper
7 6 (11.11%) IBM
8 5 (9.26%) Sourcefire
9 4 (7.41%) Intel
10 2 (3.70%) NetApp
10 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.85%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.85%) ArcSight
11 1 (1.85%) VMware
11 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.85%) CA
11 1 (1.85%) HP