The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 21 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.85% 0.40% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.46% 0.59% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
Network Design
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 169 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 69.15% 68.15% 77.04%
Number of salaries quoted 86 133 196
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Design across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Network Design
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Design across the Aberdeen region.

Network Design Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
2 11 (91.67%) VoIP
3 10 (83.33%) MPLS
3 10 (83.33%) Mentoring
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (83.33%) HP
3 10 (83.33%) Dell
3 10 (83.33%) Citrix
3 10 (83.33%) Juniper
3 10 (83.33%) SonicWALL
3 10 (83.33%) Service Delivery
3 10 (83.33%) Network Management
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 10 (83.33%) SLA
4 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) CCDP
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) ISDN

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) VoIP
2 10 (83.33%) MPLS
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) MGCP
3 1 (8.33%) RTP
3 1 (8.33%) SS7
3 1 (8.33%) H.323
3 1 (8.33%) ISDN
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) PBX
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Specialist
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Network Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 10 (83.33%) Network Management
1 10 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
3 4 (33.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) HP
2 10 (83.33%) Dell
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) Juniper
2 10 (83.33%) SonicWALL