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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 117 110 100
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 12 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.60% 0.62% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.77% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 7
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,050 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +6.10%
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
1701 1428 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 84.54% 80.18% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1271 1029
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (61.90%) MPLS
1 13 (61.90%) OSPF
1 13 (61.90%) BGP
2 12 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 12 (57.14%) VPN
2 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
4 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (47.62%) Juniper
5 9 (42.86%) CCNP
6 8 (38.10%) Redback
6 8 (38.10%) GGSN
6 8 (38.10%) SGSN
6 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) Frame Relay
6 8 (38.10%) ATM
6 8 (38.10%) Packet Switching
6 8 (38.10%) SDH
6 8 (38.10%) WAN
6 8 (38.10%) Ericsson
6 8 (38.10%) 3G
6 8 (38.10%) RSVP
6 8 (38.10%) SS7
6 8 (38.10%) VRRP
6 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
6 8 (38.10%) SONET
6 8 (38.10%) Network Architecture
6 8 (38.10%) 4G
6 8 (38.10%) HSRP
6 8 (38.10%) VoLTE

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) BGP
1 13 (61.90%) MPLS
1 13 (61.90%) OSPF
2 12 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 12 (57.14%) VPN
3 8 (38.10%) 3G
3 8 (38.10%) ATM
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) Frame Relay
3 8 (38.10%) GGSN
3 8 (38.10%) Packet Switching
3 8 (38.10%) RSVP
3 8 (38.10%) SDH
3 8 (38.10%) SGSN
3 8 (38.10%) SONET
3 8 (38.10%) SS7
3 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
3 8 (38.10%) VoWiFi
3 8 (38.10%) VRRP
3 8 (38.10%) WAN
General
1 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Design Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Ericsson Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Implementation Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Network Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Network Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Network Architecture
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.76%) Presales
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) CCNA
4 5 (23.81%) CCDP
4 5 (23.81%) CCIE
4 5 (23.81%) CCIP
4 5 (23.81%) JNCIA
4 5 (23.81%) JNCIP
5 4 (19.05%) CCSP
6 2 (9.52%) CISM
6 2 (9.52%) CISSP
6 2 (9.52%) JNCIE
7 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Cacti
2 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) Juniper
3 8 (38.10%) Ericsson
3 8 (38.10%) Redback
4 4 (19.05%) BT
4 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
5 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) Brocade
7 1 (4.76%) F5
7 1 (4.76%) Remedy
7 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
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