The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 128 174 153
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -21
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 102 60 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.77% 1.04% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.31% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 61 35 58
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
Network Design
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4594 4565 4149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.84% 78.94% 77.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 3311 3374
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Design
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Berkshire

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Network Design
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Reading +22 65 £57,000 +14.00% 5
Bracknell -7 11 £53,050 -3.54%
Slough - 8 £60,750 -
Newbury +8 7 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Maidenhead - 2 £48,750 - 1
Network Design
South East

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 90 (53.57%) Cisco
2 88 (52.38%) Firewall
3 69 (41.07%) Telecoms
4 63 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (34.52%) Network Security
6 56 (33.33%) Juniper
7 45 (26.79%) CCNP
8 43 (25.60%) SC Cleared
8 43 (25.60%) Security Cleared
9 39 (23.21%) VPN
10 38 (22.62%) Wireless
10 38 (22.62%) F5
11 37 (22.02%) WLAN
11 37 (22.02%) MPLS
11 37 (22.02%) Finance
12 36 (21.43%) IPsec
13 32 (19.05%) Linux
13 32 (19.05%) WAN
14 26 (15.48%) Security Architecture
15 25 (14.88%) ITIL
15 25 (14.88%) LAN
15 25 (14.88%) CCIE
15 25 (14.88%) HP
16 22 (13.10%) CCNA
16 22 (13.10%) CheckPoint
17 21 (12.50%) CCDP
18 20 (11.90%) UNIX
18 20 (11.90%) SLA
19 19 (11.31%) CISSP
19 19 (11.31%) OSPF

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 88 (52.38%) Firewall
2 58 (34.52%) Network Security
3 39 (23.21%) VPN
4 38 (22.62%) Wireless
5 37 (22.02%) MPLS
5 37 (22.02%) WLAN
6 36 (21.43%) IPsec
7 32 (19.05%) WAN
8 25 (14.88%) LAN
9 19 (11.31%) OSPF
9 19 (11.31%) BGP
10 18 (10.71%) VLAN
11 17 (10.12%) DNS
12 13 (7.74%) DHCP
13 12 (7.14%) TCP/IP
14 11 (6.55%) IPv6
14 11 (6.55%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (6.55%) Software-Defined Networking
15 9 (5.36%) LTE
16 7 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
General
1 69 (41.07%) Telecoms
2 37 (22.02%) Finance
3 15 (8.93%) Marketing
4 9 (5.36%) Banking
5 6 (3.57%) Legal
6 5 (2.98%) Retail
6 5 (2.98%) French Language
7 2 (1.19%) Front Office
7 2 (1.19%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (27.38%) Architect
2 42 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 33 (19.64%) Network Architect
4 23 (13.69%) Consultant
5 19 (11.31%) Senior Network Architect
5 19 (11.31%) Senior Architect
6 18 (10.71%) Security Engineer
7 15 (8.93%) Network Designer
7 15 (8.93%) Designer
8 14 (8.33%) Security Architect
9 13 (7.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (7.14%) Security Consultant
10 12 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
11 11 (6.55%) Pre Sales Engineer
12 9 (5.36%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
12 9 (5.36%) Network Design Engineer
12 9 (5.36%) Security Designer
12 9 (5.36%) IT Security Engineer
12 9 (5.36%) Design Engineer
12 9 (5.36%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.19%) SOAP
2 1 (0.60%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.93%) RMADS
2 12 (7.14%) Open Source
3 7 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.17%) CESG
3 7 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
4 6 (3.57%) Economics
5 5 (2.98%) IPTV
5 5 (2.98%) Over-the-Top Content
5 5 (2.98%) DTV
6 2 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.05%) Linux
2 20 (11.90%) UNIX
3 15 (8.93%) Windows
4 2 (1.19%) Debian
4 2 (1.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.48%) Security Architecture
2 25 (14.88%) ITIL
3 17 (10.12%) Project Management
3 17 (10.12%) Information Assurance
4 16 (9.52%) Cyber Security
4 16 (9.52%) Change Management
5 12 (7.14%) Network Architecture
6 10 (5.95%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (5.36%) Problem Management
8 8 (4.76%) Load Balancing
8 8 (4.76%) Risk Management
8 8 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (4.17%) SIEM
9 7 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (3.57%) SWOT Analysis
11 5 (2.98%) TOGAF
12 4 (2.38%) Information Security
13 3 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (1.79%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.38%) SQL
2 2 (1.19%) Python
2 2 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 63 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (26.79%) CCNP
3 43 (25.60%) SC Cleared
3 43 (25.60%) Security Cleared
4 25 (14.88%) CCIE
5 22 (13.10%) CCNA
6 21 (12.50%) CCDP
7 19 (11.31%) CISSP
8 18 (10.71%) Degree
9 15 (8.93%) DV Cleared
10 14 (8.33%) CCDA
11 12 (7.14%) CISM
12 10 (5.95%) CCIP
13 7 (4.17%) JNCIE
14 6 (3.57%) JNCIS
15 3 (1.79%) CCSP
16 2 (1.19%) JNCIP
17 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
17 1 (0.60%) CCSA
17 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.90%) SLA
2 17 (10.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.60%) XenApp
2 1 (0.60%) XenServer
2 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.60%) vSphere
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (1.19%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.60%) Netcool
Vendors
1 90 (53.57%) Cisco
2 56 (33.33%) Juniper
3 38 (22.62%) F5
4 25 (14.88%) HP
5 22 (13.10%) CheckPoint
6 15 (8.93%) Avaya
7 13 (7.74%) Citrix
8 8 (4.76%) VMware
8 8 (4.76%) Aruba
9 5 (2.98%) Nokia
9 5 (2.98%) Huawei
9 5 (2.98%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.79%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.79%) Ciena
11 1 (0.60%) Sourcefire
11 1 (0.60%) Brocade
11 1 (0.60%) Redback
11 1 (0.60%) Infovista
11 1 (0.60%) McAfee
11 1 (0.60%) SunGard
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 65000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 80000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago