The median annual salary for a Network Security Architect was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security Architect
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 265 315
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.056% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.059% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £50,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -12.90% +3.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4912 6830 9955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.81% 95.66% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4511 6105 8479
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Network Security Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Architect in the City of London

Network Security Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Network Security Architect in the City of London

Network Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Network Security Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Network Security Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) AlgoSec
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) BeyondTrust
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) AlgoSec
2 1 (50.00%) BeyondTrust
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) VMware