Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Security Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 25 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1098 1173 1208
Rank change year-on-year +75 +35 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 52 57 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.030% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.031% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 47 45 86
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
10th Percentile £52,750 £46,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 160373 183773 202115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131317 156122 167506
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Network Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Network Security Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Architect in England

Network Security Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Security Architect in England

Network Security Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Architect in England over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security Architect in England

Network Security Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +34 30 £75,000 +7.14% 2
North of England - 8 £57,500 -
South East +69 7 £67,500 -12.90%
North West - 7 £57,500 -
East of England +18 5 £70,000 -
Midlands +45 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
Network Security Architect
UK

Network Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 England region featuring Network Security Architect in the job title.

1 42 (80.77%) Cisco
2 31 (59.62%) Network Security
3 27 (51.92%) WAN
3 27 (51.92%) Data Centre
4 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (42.31%) Firewall
5 22 (42.31%) MPLS
5 22 (42.31%) Palo Alto
6 21 (40.38%) CCNP
7 20 (38.46%) CCIE
8 19 (36.54%) CheckPoint
9 17 (32.69%) Presales
10 16 (30.77%) LAN
10 16 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (26.92%) VPN
11 14 (26.92%) Juniper
11 14 (26.92%) BGP
12 13 (25.00%) F5
13 12 (23.08%) Meraki
13 12 (23.08%) OSPF
13 12 (23.08%) Wireless
13 12 (23.08%) CISSP
14 11 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (19.23%) Network Management
16 9 (17.31%) Puppet
16 9 (17.31%) Security Architecture
16 9 (17.31%) VPLS
16 9 (17.31%) NetApp
16 9 (17.31%) EMC
16 9 (17.31%) Cisco Prime

Network Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (59.62%) Network Security
2 27 (51.92%) WAN
3 22 (42.31%) Firewall
3 22 (42.31%) MPLS
4 16 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (30.77%) LAN
5 14 (26.92%) BGP
5 14 (26.92%) VPN
6 12 (23.08%) OSPF
6 12 (23.08%) Wireless
7 11 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (17.31%) Cisco Wireless
8 9 (17.31%) VPLS
9 7 (13.46%) Multicast
10 5 (9.62%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (9.62%) DWDM
10 5 (9.62%) EIGRP
10 5 (9.62%) GLBP
10 5 (9.62%) IGRP
10 5 (9.62%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) HTML
1 5 (9.62%) XML
2 3 (5.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (51.92%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (5.77%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Presales
2 10 (19.23%) Network Management
3 9 (17.31%) Security Architecture
4 8 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 8 (15.38%) Network Design
5 7 (13.46%) Network Architecture
6 6 (11.54%) Migration
6 6 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (11.54%) Performance Management
6 6 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.62%) Information Security
7 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (7.69%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.77%) Anomaly Detection
9 3 (5.77%) Change Management
9 3 (5.77%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (5.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (40.38%) CCNP
3 20 (38.46%) CCIE
4 12 (23.08%) CISSP
5 5 (9.62%) CCIE Security
5 5 (9.62%) CCSE
5 5 (9.62%) CCSM
5 5 (9.62%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (9.62%) CISM
5 5 (9.62%) Degree
6 4 (7.69%) CISA
7 1 (1.92%) CCNA
7 1 (1.92%) CCSP
7 1 (1.92%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.92%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (9.62%) GDPR
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) COBIT
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (17.31%) Puppet
2 6 (11.54%) Ansible
3 3 (5.77%) Nagios
4 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Cisco
2 22 (42.31%) Palo Alto
3 19 (36.54%) CheckPoint
4 14 (26.92%) Juniper
5 13 (25.00%) F5
6 12 (23.08%) Meraki
7 9 (17.31%) EMC
7 9 (17.31%) NetApp
8 8 (15.38%) Arista
8 8 (15.38%) VMware
9 6 (11.54%) AlgoSec
9 6 (11.54%) SolarWinds
9 6 (11.54%) Splunk
10 5 (9.62%) Citrix
10 5 (9.62%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.85%) Draytek
11 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
11 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.92%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.92%) Proofpoint
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