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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Architect
Rank 920 891 906
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 15 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.043% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.045% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 13 41 22
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £58,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £75,000 £84,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £75,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.22%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016 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 10 February 2016. 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
England -12 13 £65,000 -13.33% 3
London -9 7 £50,000 -25.92% 2
City of London +53 4 £50,000 -24.52%
Hampshire +25 4 £65,000 -18.75%
South East +4 4 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Southampton +6 3 £65,000 -18.75%
Glasgow - 2 £65,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £65,000 -
Fareham - 1 £60,000 -

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 28 (84.85%) Firewall
2 26 (78.79%) Cisco
3 24 (72.73%) Network Security
4 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (48.48%) CCNP
5 16 (48.48%) Wireless
6 15 (45.45%) F5
6 15 (45.45%) WAN
7 13 (39.39%) Network Design
8 12 (36.36%) CCIE
9 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
9 9 (27.27%) MPLS
9 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (27.27%) Riverbed
10 8 (24.24%) Skype
10 8 (24.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (24.24%) Blue Coat
11 6 (18.18%) Juniper
11 6 (18.18%) LAN
12 5 (15.15%) CISSP
12 5 (15.15%) Finance
12 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
12 5 (15.15%) Wireless Security
13 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
13 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (12.12%) Migration
13 4 (12.12%) Intel
13 4 (12.12%) IBM
14 3 (9.09%) VPN
14 3 (9.09%) HP

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (84.85%) Firewall
2 24 (72.73%) Network Security
3 16 (48.48%) Wireless
4 15 (45.45%) WAN
5 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (27.27%) MPLS
6 8 (24.24%) Skype
7 6 (18.18%) LAN
8 5 (15.15%) Wireless Security
9 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (9.09%) SAN
9 3 (9.09%) VPN
10 2 (6.06%) DMZ
10 2 (6.06%) Internet
11 1 (3.03%) BGP
11 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (3.03%) IPv4
11 1 (3.03%) OSPF
11 1 (3.03%) VoIP
11 1 (3.03%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (24.24%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Network Design
2 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
2 4 (12.12%) Migration
3 3 (9.09%) Information Security
3 3 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 2 (6.06%) Database Security
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) MODAF
4 2 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.06%) Presales
4 2 (6.06%) Security Auditing
4 2 (6.06%) SOA
4 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.03%) ITSM
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (48.48%) CCNP
3 12 (36.36%) CCIE
4 5 (15.15%) CISSP
5 3 (9.09%) CEH
5 3 (9.09%) HP ASE
5 3 (9.09%) HPE ATP
6 2 (6.06%) GIAC
6 2 (6.06%) JNCIE
6 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) CCDP
7 1 (3.03%) Degree
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Cisco
2 15 (45.45%) F5
3 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 9 (27.27%) Riverbed
4 8 (24.24%) Blue Coat
5 6 (18.18%) Juniper
6 4 (12.12%) IBM
6 4 (12.12%) Intel
7 3 (9.09%) HP
8 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle
9 1 (3.03%) Brocade
9 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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