The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 90 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 8 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.74% - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% - 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 7
Average salary £62,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.70% -1.05%
Network Design
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
866 769 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.82% 84.69% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 728 702 718
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Design
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Design
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 8 £62,000 -
Network Design
East of England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (92.31%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) CCNP
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (92.31%) Juniper
2 11 (84.62%) F5
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 8 (61.54%) VPN
4 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (53.85%) Network Management
5 7 (53.85%) HSRP
5 7 (53.85%) SSL
5 7 (53.85%) RIP
5 7 (53.85%) HP
5 7 (53.85%) Wireless
5 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 7 (53.85%) HP NNM
5 7 (53.85%) DWDM
5 7 (53.85%) MPLS
5 7 (53.85%) OSPF
5 7 (53.85%) BGP
5 7 (53.85%) EIGRP
5 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
6 6 (46.15%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (30.77%) CCDP
8 1 (7.69%) VLAN
8 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.69%) Change Management
8 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
8 1 (7.69%) DMZ

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) HSRP
3 7 (53.85%) SSL
3 7 (53.85%) RIP
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 7 (53.85%) DWDM
3 7 (53.85%) MPLS
3 7 (53.85%) OSPF
3 7 (53.85%) BGP
3 7 (53.85%) EIGRP
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) DMZ
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Network Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Network Specialist
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (53.85%) Network Management
2 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CCNP
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) Juniper
2 11 (84.62%) F5
3 7 (53.85%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds