The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Architect
Rank 866 843 892
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 21 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.028% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.030% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 4
Average salary £57,500 £72,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +47.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £59,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £78,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +17.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Network Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Security Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Architect within the UK.

Network Security Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Network Security Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Architect over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Network Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Architect
Top 11 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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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
England -27 21 £57,500 -20.68% 3
South East -12 12 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Berkshire +9 11 £55,000 - 1
Reading - 10 - - 1
West Midlands - 5 - -
Birmingham - 5 - -
Bristol - 1 £53,200 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £45,000 -
Newbury - 1 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £53,200 -

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 26 (100.00%) Network Security
2 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 13 (50.00%) Cisco
4 12 (46.15%) Telecoms
5 11 (42.31%) McAfee
6 10 (38.46%) IPv6
6 10 (38.46%) 3GPP
6 10 (38.46%) Marketing
6 10 (38.46%) SWOT Analysis
6 10 (38.46%) LTE
6 10 (38.46%) Sourcefire
6 10 (38.46%) Economics
6 10 (38.46%) Network Architecture
6 10 (38.46%) Software-Defined Networking
7 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
8 7 (26.92%) Splunk
8 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (19.23%) Change Control
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) ITIL
9 5 (19.23%) SOA
10 4 (15.38%) F5
10 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (15.38%) Network Design
11 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
11 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
11 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
11 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) Network Security
2 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 10 (38.46%) IPv6
3 10 (38.46%) 3GPP
3 10 (38.46%) LTE
3 10 (38.46%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (7.69%) Wireless
6 2 (7.69%) MPLS
6 2 (7.69%) WAN
6 2 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) WLAN
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
General
1 12 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 10 (38.46%) Marketing
3 5 (19.23%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Economics
2 1 (3.85%) CCTV
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) SWOT Analysis
1 10 (38.46%) Network Architecture
2 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (19.23%) Change Control
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) SOA
4 4 (15.38%) Network Design
5 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) People Management
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security
7 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.85%) Line Management
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) SABSA
7 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCSE
2 1 (3.85%) CCSA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) McAfee
3 10 (38.46%) Sourcefire
4 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
5 7 (26.92%) Splunk
6 4 (15.38%) F5
7 3 (11.54%) Juniper
7 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6K Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago