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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Architect
Rank 869 844 882
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 11 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.032% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.034% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 12
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £78,750 £79,850
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £70,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.28%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Network Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Architect
Top 10 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 24 December 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 -23 11 £65,000 -13.33% 1
South East -12 8 £70,000 +27.27%
Berkshire +7 7 £68,750 +25.00%
Reading +5 5 - -
London -19 2 £65,000 -13.33% 1
North West -13 1 £47,500 -36.66%
Warrington - 1 £47,500 -
West Malling - 1 £70,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £47,500 -
Kent - 1 £70,000 -

Network Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (100.00%) Network Security
2 19 (59.38%) Firewall
3 18 (56.25%) Telecoms
4 16 (50.00%) 3GPP
4 16 (50.00%) IPv6
4 16 (50.00%) Economics
4 16 (50.00%) SWOT Analysis
4 16 (50.00%) LTE
4 16 (50.00%) Network Architecture
4 16 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
5 14 (43.75%) Cisco
6 10 (31.25%) Marketing
7 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
7 9 (28.13%) Network Design
8 8 (25.00%) MPLS
8 8 (25.00%) McAfee
8 8 (25.00%) Sourcefire
9 6 (18.75%) CCIE
9 6 (18.75%) CCNP
9 6 (18.75%) CCDP
9 6 (18.75%) CISSP
9 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (18.75%) Juniper
9 6 (18.75%) JNCIE
10 5 (15.63%) ITIL
10 5 (15.63%) SOA
10 5 (15.63%) Finance
10 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (15.63%) Splunk

Network Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) Network Security
2 19 (59.38%) Firewall
3 16 (50.00%) IPv6
3 16 (50.00%) 3GPP
3 16 (50.00%) LTE
3 16 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 8 (25.00%) MPLS
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.13%) LAN
8 1 (3.13%) NetScreen
8 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.13%) WAN
8 1 (3.13%) VPN
8 1 (3.13%) DNS
General
1 18 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 10 (31.25%) Marketing
3 5 (15.63%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Economics
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Solaris
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) SWOT Analysis
1 16 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 9 (28.13%) Network Design
3 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) SOA
4 4 (12.50%) Change Control
5 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security
7 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) SIEM
7 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) CCIE
1 6 (18.75%) CCNP
1 6 (18.75%) CCDP
1 6 (18.75%) CISSP
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (18.75%) JNCIE
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
3 8 (25.00%) McAfee
3 8 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 6 (18.75%) Juniper
5 5 (15.63%) Splunk
6 4 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 3 (9.38%) F5
8 1 (3.13%) Websense
8 1 (3.13%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) IBM
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