The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 114 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 14 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.71% 1.03% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.28% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 12
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
Network Design
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1626 1715 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.00% 80.40% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1472 1548
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 Birmingham

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Network Design
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Birmingham

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 30 (85.71%) Cisco
2 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (51.43%) LAN
2 18 (51.43%) Firewall
3 17 (48.57%) WAN
3 17 (48.57%) CheckPoint
4 15 (42.86%) F5
5 11 (31.43%) Wireless
5 11 (31.43%) CCNP
6 9 (25.71%) HP
6 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
6 9 (25.71%) Finance
6 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
8 7 (20.00%) Huawei
8 7 (20.00%) HP ASE
8 7 (20.00%) Wireless Security
8 7 (20.00%) DNS
9 6 (17.14%) CCIE
9 6 (17.14%) Banking
10 5 (14.29%) Project Management
10 5 (14.29%) Juniper
10 5 (14.29%) ITIL
10 5 (14.29%) IPsec
11 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
11 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
11 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
11 4 (11.43%) Windows
11 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
11 4 (11.43%) VPN

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) LAN
1 18 (51.43%) Firewall
2 17 (48.57%) WAN
3 11 (31.43%) Wireless
4 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (20.00%) Wireless Security
5 7 (20.00%) DNS
6 5 (14.29%) IPsec
7 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
7 4 (11.43%) VPN
8 3 (8.57%) SNA
8 3 (8.57%) Frame Relay
8 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.71%) IPv4
9 2 (5.71%) SAN
10 1 (2.86%) SSL
10 1 (2.86%) DHCP
10 1 (2.86%) FWSM
10 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
10 1 (2.86%) Network Security
General
1 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Architect
2 11 (31.43%) Network Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Network Design Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Network Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Network Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Network Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Network Implementation Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Network Design Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (2.86%) CESG
3 1 (2.86%) RMADS
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 1 (2.86%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.86%) Network Management
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security
5 1 (2.86%) Line Management
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.86%) Benchmarking
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (31.43%) CCNP
3 7 (20.00%) HP ASE
4 6 (17.14%) CCIE
5 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) MCP
6 2 (5.71%) MCSE
6 2 (5.71%) MCSA
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.86%) CCSE
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
2 2 (5.71%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) CheckPoint
3 15 (42.86%) F5
4 9 (25.71%) HP
5 7 (20.00%) Huawei
6 5 (14.29%) Juniper
7 3 (8.57%) VMware
7 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix
8 2 (5.71%) SonicWALL
8 2 (5.71%) Dell
8 2 (5.71%) NetApp
9 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
Birmingham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago