The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 52 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.08% - 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £52,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
Network Design
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
240 271 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.02% 86.31% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 224 241 245
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Network Design
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Bedford

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCDP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) Network Management
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) IronPort
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) 802.11
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
2 4 (57.14%) Sourcefire
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) 802.11
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Network Implementation Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Network Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) Network Management
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCDP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCSA
2 3 (42.86%) CCSE
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Sourcefire
2 4 (57.14%) IronPort
2 4 (57.14%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint