The median annual salary for a Network Security Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 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
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 616 671
Rank change year-on-year +12 +55  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 8 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.022% 0.051% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.053% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 8
Median salary £90,000 £73,750 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.03% +7.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £66,750 £61,250
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £78,250 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £66,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.66% +20.45%  

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 34435 37857 42919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27911 32929 36278
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security Architect in London

Network Security Architect
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West End of London +3 1 £47,500 -29.62%
Chessington - 1 £65,000 -
Network Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 19 (59.38%) WAN
3 17 (53.13%) MPLS
3 17 (53.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
4 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (46.88%) CCIE
5 15 (46.88%) Firewall
6 14 (43.75%) CCNP
7 13 (40.63%) Meraki
7 13 (40.63%) Presales
7 13 (40.63%) Network Security
8 12 (37.50%) Wireless
8 12 (37.50%) Juniper
8 12 (37.50%) Palo Alto
9 10 (31.25%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (31.25%) LAN
9 10 (31.25%) Puppet
10 9 (28.13%) Network Management
10 9 (28.13%) VPLS
10 9 (28.13%) EMC
10 9 (28.13%) Cisco Prime
10 9 (28.13%) NetApp
10 9 (28.13%) VPN
10 9 (28.13%) Finance
10 9 (28.13%) Cisco Wireless
11 8 (25.00%) Security Architecture
11 8 (25.00%) Network Architecture
11 8 (25.00%) Multicast
11 8 (25.00%) VMware

Network Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) WAN
2 17 (53.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 17 (53.13%) MPLS
3 15 (46.88%) Firewall
4 13 (40.63%) Network Security
5 12 (37.50%) Wireless
6 10 (31.25%) LAN
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (28.13%) VPLS
7 9 (28.13%) VPN
8 8 (25.00%) BGP
8 8 (25.00%) Multicast
8 8 (25.00%) OSPF
9 4 (12.50%) Internet
10 3 (9.38%) WLAN
11 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Presales
2 9 (28.13%) Network Management
3 8 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 8 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 7 (21.88%) Migration
4 7 (21.88%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (21.88%) Performance Management
4 7 (21.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (18.75%) Network Design
6 5 (15.63%) Anomaly Detection
6 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (15.63%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Change Management
8 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Information Security
8 3 (9.38%) IT Strategy
9 1 (3.13%) Security Testing
9 1 (3.13%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (46.88%) CCIE
3 14 (43.75%) CCNP
4 6 (18.75%) Degree
5 5 (15.63%) CISM
5 5 (15.63%) CISSP
6 4 (12.50%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) COBIT
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Puppet
2 9 (28.13%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (21.88%) Ansible
4 3 (9.38%) Nagios
5 1 (3.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) Meraki
3 12 (37.50%) Juniper
3 12 (37.50%) Palo Alto
4 9 (28.13%) EMC
4 9 (28.13%) NetApp
5 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (25.00%) F5
5 8 (25.00%) VMware
6 7 (21.88%) AlgoSec
6 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
6 7 (21.88%) Splunk
7 4 (12.50%) Arista
8 1 (3.13%) Draytek
8 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.13%) WatchGuard