The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Architect
Rank 870 837 892
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 11 33 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.030% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.032% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 1
Average salary £54,100 £72,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.86% +58.24%
UK excluding London average salary £54,100 £67,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-19.85% +48.35%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
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 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Network Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Architect
Top 13 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 1 August 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
(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 -79 11 £54,100 -25.12% 1
South East -3 7 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Berkshire +6 6 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Reading +2 5 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
East Midlands -17 1 £60,000 -11.11%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £60,000 -
Bristol - 1 £53,200 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £45,000 -
Newbury - 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 £53,200 -

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 21 (95.45%) Network Security
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco
3 9 (40.91%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
3 9 (40.91%) Network Architecture
4 8 (36.36%) LTE
4 8 (36.36%) Economics
4 8 (36.36%) Marketing
4 8 (36.36%) SWOT Analysis
4 8 (36.36%) 3GPP
4 8 (36.36%) IPv6
4 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
5 7 (31.82%) Security Architecture
6 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (22.73%) Information Security
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (22.73%) Migration
7 5 (22.73%) McAfee
8 4 (18.18%) Wireless
8 4 (18.18%) CCIE
8 4 (18.18%) Sourcefire
8 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
8 4 (18.18%) Splunk
9 3 (13.64%) CCSE
9 3 (13.64%) LAN
9 3 (13.64%) WAN
9 3 (13.64%) Project Management
9 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 21 (95.45%) Network Security
2 9 (40.91%) Firewall
3 8 (36.36%) LTE
3 8 (36.36%) 3GPP
3 8 (36.36%) IPv6
4 4 (18.18%) Wireless
5 3 (13.64%) LAN
5 3 (13.64%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) WLAN
7 1 (4.55%) VPN
7 1 (4.55%) Internet
7 1 (4.55%) MPLS
7 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 8 (36.36%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Economics
2 2 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) CCTV
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Network Architecture
2 8 (36.36%) SWOT Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) Security Architecture
4 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Information Security
5 5 (22.73%) Migration
6 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) SOA
8 2 (9.09%) Change Control
9 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (4.55%) SABSA
9 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
9 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
9 1 (4.55%) Network Design
9 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CCIE
3 3 (13.64%) CCSE
4 2 (9.09%) CCDE
5 1 (4.55%) JNCIE
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) CISSP
5 1 (4.55%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 5 (22.73%) McAfee
4 4 (18.18%) Sourcefire
4 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
4 4 (18.18%) Splunk
5 3 (13.64%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) IronPort
6 2 (9.09%) MobileIron
6 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper