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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 115 95 108
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 8 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.60% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.78% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 7
Average salary £65,000 £57,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% +34.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £51,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,900 £58,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
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
1450 1160 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.42% 77.96% 73.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 987 1034
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,770 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 March 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) Firewall
3 17 (77.27%) F5
4 16 (72.73%) ITIL
4 16 (72.73%) Juniper
5 15 (68.18%) Wireless
6 14 (63.64%) Finance
6 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
6 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (27.27%) LAN
7 6 (27.27%) CCNP
8 4 (18.18%) WAN
8 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
9 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (9.09%) FWSM
10 2 (9.09%) Network Security
10 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
10 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
10 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
10 2 (9.09%) JNCIP
10 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
10 2 (9.09%) CCSE
10 2 (9.09%) Sourcefire
10 2 (9.09%) Migration
10 2 (9.09%) VMware
10 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 2 (9.09%) OSPF
10 2 (9.09%) Citrix

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) Wireless
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.09%) FWSM
6 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
6 2 (9.09%) Network Security
6 2 (9.09%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) VPN
6 2 (9.09%) DNS
6 2 (9.09%) SSL
6 2 (9.09%) OSPF
7 1 (4.55%) BGP
7 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.55%) MPLS
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
7 1 (4.55%) HSRP
7 1 (4.55%) GLBP
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Architect
2 13 (59.09%) Network Architect
3 12 (54.55%) Senior Network Architect
3 12 (54.55%) Senior Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCSE
3 2 (9.09%) JNCIP
3 2 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (4.55%) VCP4
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) F5
3 16 (72.73%) Juniper
4 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) Sourcefire
5 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
Birmingham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Car
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