The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 12 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 7.69% 4.48% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 5.77% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £54,250 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +7.77%
Network Design
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42 52 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 80.77% 77.61% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 13
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% -37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Network Design
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Bridgend

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) F5
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (72.73%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) WAN
4 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Change Control
7 3 (27.27%) Lumension
7 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (27.27%) Aruba
7 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 3 (27.27%) OSPF
7 3 (27.27%) McAfee
7 3 (27.27%) BGP
7 3 (27.27%) Websense
7 3 (27.27%) RIP
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) MS Office
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
7 3 (27.27%) Wireless

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) RIP
3 3 (27.27%) OSPF
3 3 (27.27%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Escalation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNP
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) CCSE
3 3 (27.27%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (27.27%) Lumension
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) McAfee
2 3 (27.27%) Websense
2 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
2 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
2 3 (27.27%) Aruba