The median annual salary for a Network Security Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Architect
England / London
Rank 560 646 633
Rank change year-on-year +86 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 24 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.071% 0.026% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.027% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 21
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Architect in London

Network Security Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Network Security Architect in London

Network Security Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Architect in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security Architect in London

Network Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 47 (88.68%) Cisco
2 32 (60.38%) Network Security
3 29 (54.72%) Juniper
4 27 (50.94%) Data Centre
5 26 (49.06%) Firewall
6 25 (47.17%) MPLS
7 24 (45.28%) Cisco Nexus
8 23 (43.40%) WAN
9 22 (41.51%) Palo Alto
10 20 (37.74%) Presales
10 20 (37.74%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (30.19%) Meraki
12 15 (28.30%) VMware
12 15 (28.30%) CCIE
12 15 (28.30%) OSPF
12 15 (28.30%) BGP
12 15 (28.30%) Wireless
13 14 (26.42%) CheckPoint
13 14 (26.42%) Sonatype Nexus
13 14 (26.42%) Puppet
13 14 (26.42%) Security Architecture
13 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (24.53%) Network Architecture
14 13 (24.53%) F5
14 13 (24.53%) CCNP
14 13 (24.53%) VPN
15 11 (20.75%) LAN
15 11 (20.75%) Finance
15 11 (20.75%) Splunk
15 11 (20.75%) SolarWinds

Network Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (60.38%) Network Security
2 26 (49.06%) Firewall
3 25 (47.17%) MPLS
4 24 (45.28%) Cisco Nexus
5 23 (43.40%) WAN
6 15 (28.30%) BGP
6 15 (28.30%) OSPF
6 15 (28.30%) Wireless
7 13 (24.53%) VPN
8 11 (20.75%) LAN
8 11 (20.75%) Multicast
9 9 (16.98%) Cisco Wireless
9 9 (16.98%) VPLS
10 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.66%) EIGRP
11 3 (5.66%) SAN
12 2 (3.77%) VoIP
13 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (1.89%) IPv6
13 1 (1.89%) SSL
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) REST
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.94%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (9.43%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) CentOS
2 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Presales
2 14 (26.42%) Security Architecture
3 13 (24.53%) Network Architecture
4 11 (20.75%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (20.75%) Performance Management
5 10 (18.87%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (16.98%) Migration
6 9 (16.98%) Network Management
7 8 (15.09%) Network Design
8 7 (13.21%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (13.21%) Project Management
9 5 (9.43%) Anomaly Detection
9 5 (9.43%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (9.43%) Electronic Trading
10 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (7.55%) SIEM
11 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
12 2 (3.77%) Analytics
12 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
13 1 (1.89%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) Python
2 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (28.30%) CCIE
3 13 (24.53%) CCNP
4 6 (11.32%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) CCDP
5 2 (3.77%) JNCIA
5 2 (3.77%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.89%) CCSP
6 1 (1.89%) CISSP
6 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) Puppet
2 11 (20.75%) Ansible
3 9 (16.98%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (5.66%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) Nessus
Vendors
1 47 (88.68%) Cisco
2 29 (54.72%) Juniper
3 22 (41.51%) Palo Alto
4 16 (30.19%) Meraki
5 15 (28.30%) VMware
6 14 (26.42%) CheckPoint
7 13 (24.53%) F5
8 11 (20.75%) AlgoSec
8 11 (20.75%) SolarWinds
8 11 (20.75%) Splunk
9 9 (16.98%) EMC
9 9 (16.98%) NetApp
10 7 (13.21%) Arista
11 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
12 1 (1.89%) BeyondTrust
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