The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 131 103 115
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 5 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 1.10% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 1.27% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 1
Average salary £51,000 £43,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.57% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
Network Design
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1683 1570 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.25% 86.50% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1240 1166
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 Bristol

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Network Design
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Bristol

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Bristol

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) Juniper
4 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) F5
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (35.29%) LAN
7 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) VLAN
7 4 (23.53%) WAN
7 4 (23.53%) CCNP
7 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (17.65%) Change Control
8 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
8 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
8 3 (17.65%) BGP
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) VPN
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
8 3 (17.65%) Wireless
8 3 (17.65%) IPsec
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (11.76%) PKI

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) VLAN
4 3 (17.65%) Wireless
4 3 (17.65%) IPsec
4 3 (17.65%) BGP
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.76%) Junos
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) SSL
5 2 (11.76%) DHCP
5 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
5 2 (11.76%) TACACS
5 2 (11.76%) SNMP
5 2 (11.76%) OSPF
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security
6 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Network Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Security Hardening
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (23.53%) CCNP
4 2 (11.76%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) MCSE
4 2 (11.76%) CCIE
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) CCDP
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) Juniper
3 7 (41.18%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.88%) ProCurve
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) Dell