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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Architect
Rank 849 882 857
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 34 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.013% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 10
Average salary £68,500 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £65,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +62.50%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
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 £26,988
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +48 23 £70,000 -6.66% 1
South East +22 11 £55,000 -
Network Security Architect
UK

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 46 (92.00%) Firewall
1 46 (92.00%) Cisco
2 38 (76.00%) Network Security
3 33 (66.00%) CheckPoint
4 31 (62.00%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (62.00%) WAN
5 30 (60.00%) LAN
6 28 (56.00%) Cisco ASA
7 24 (48.00%) VPN
8 21 (42.00%) McAfee
9 19 (38.00%) F5
10 18 (36.00%) CCNP
10 18 (36.00%) CCNA
11 17 (34.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 16 (32.00%) ATM
12 16 (32.00%) EIGRP
12 16 (32.00%) CiscoWorks
12 16 (32.00%) Riverbed
12 16 (32.00%) SolarWinds
13 14 (28.00%) Law
13 14 (28.00%) TACACS
13 14 (28.00%) Wireless
14 13 (26.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (26.00%) Juniper
14 13 (26.00%) SSL
14 13 (26.00%) DHCP
15 12 (24.00%) Fortinet
15 12 (24.00%) HSRP
16 11 (22.00%) Load Balancing
16 11 (22.00%) Security Architecture

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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%) IIS
1 1 (2.00%) Apache
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (92.00%) Firewall
2 38 (76.00%) Network Security
3 31 (62.00%) WAN
4 30 (60.00%) LAN
5 28 (56.00%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (48.00%) VPN
7 17 (34.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 16 (32.00%) ATM
8 16 (32.00%) EIGRP
9 14 (28.00%) TACACS
9 14 (28.00%) Wireless
10 13 (26.00%) DHCP
10 13 (26.00%) SSL
11 12 (24.00%) HSRP
12 9 (18.00%) MPLS
13 6 (12.00%) WLAN
13 6 (12.00%) Wireless Security
14 5 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (28.00%) Law
2 7 (14.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) BYOD
3 1 (2.00%) Economics
3 1 (2.00%) PKI
3 1 (2.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Solaris
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (22.00%) Load Balancing
2 11 (22.00%) Security Architecture
3 10 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (18.00%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (16.00%) SIEM
6 6 (12.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) ITIL
7 5 (10.00%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Software Deployment
8 4 (8.00%) Change Management
8 4 (8.00%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.00%) Information Security
9 2 (4.00%) Change Control
9 2 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (2.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
10 1 (2.00%) Cyber Security
10 1 (2.00%) Network Architecture
10 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 31 (62.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (36.00%) CCNP
2 18 (36.00%) CCNA
3 9 (18.00%) CCIE
4 7 (14.00%) CISSP
5 4 (8.00%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (8.00%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (8.00%) CEH
5 4 (8.00%) CCSP
5 4 (8.00%) SSCP
6 2 (4.00%) CISA
6 2 (4.00%) CISM
6 2 (4.00%) Degree
7 1 (2.00%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.00%) CCSE
7 1 (2.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (12.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 46 (92.00%) Cisco
2 33 (66.00%) CheckPoint
3 21 (42.00%) McAfee
4 19 (38.00%) F5
5 16 (32.00%) Riverbed
5 16 (32.00%) SolarWinds
6 13 (26.00%) Juniper
7 12 (24.00%) Fortinet
8 6 (12.00%) IBM
9 5 (10.00%) Sourcefire
10 4 (8.00%) Intel
11 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
12 2 (4.00%) NetApp
13 1 (2.00%) CA
13 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
13 1 (2.00%) HP
13 1 (2.00%) Websense
13 1 (2.00%) VMware
13 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
13 1 (2.00%) LogRhythm