The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Architect
Rank 432 442 449
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 11 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% 0.026% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.028% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £54,100 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+20.14% -19.85%
Network Security Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19719 21546 20976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.92% 95.04% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16238 17250 17300
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Network Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Security Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Network Security Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Network Security Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Network Security Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Security Architect
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Surrey - 10 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £75,000 -
Network Security Architect
England

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 21 (95.45%) Cisco
1 21 (95.45%) Firewall
2 20 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (90.91%) CCNP
3 19 (86.36%) VPN
3 19 (86.36%) CheckPoint
4 18 (81.82%) Juniper
4 18 (81.82%) CCIE
4 18 (81.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 17 (77.27%) Security Hardening
5 17 (77.27%) 802.1X
5 17 (77.27%) FortiGate
5 17 (77.27%) Wireless
5 17 (77.27%) Ethical Hacking
5 17 (77.27%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (77.27%) Fortinet
5 17 (77.27%) Wireless Security
5 17 (77.27%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (77.27%) LAN
5 17 (77.27%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) Network Security
7 4 (18.18%) Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) Linux
8 3 (13.64%) CISSP
8 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
9 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.09%) Change Management
9 2 (9.09%) Sourcefire

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (77.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) Firewall
2 19 (86.36%) VPN
3 17 (77.27%) Wireless
3 17 (77.27%) Wireless Security
3 17 (77.27%) LAN
3 17 (77.27%) WAN
4 5 (22.73%) Network Security
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (4.55%) DNS
7 1 (4.55%) MPLS
7 1 (4.55%) OSPF
7 1 (4.55%) BGP
7 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.55%) WAAS
7 1 (4.55%) FWSM
7 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (81.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Ethical Hacking
1 17 (77.27%) Penetration Testing
1 17 (77.27%) Security Hardening
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) SIEM
5 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) CCNP
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (81.82%) CCIE
3 3 (13.64%) CISSP
4 2 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (9.09%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CCSP
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) SSCP
5 1 (4.55%) CISA
5 1 (4.55%) CISM
5 1 (4.55%) PCI QSA
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 17 (77.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) CheckPoint
3 18 (81.82%) Juniper
4 17 (77.27%) Fortinet
5 2 (9.09%) Sourcefire
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) Intel