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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 131 115 119
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 6 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.31% 0.82% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.95% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 2
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,250 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,750 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1686 1682 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 86.02% 85.77% 82.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1321 1229
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 June 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Bristol

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (50.00%) Juniper
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (40.91%) CCNP
6 8 (36.36%) F5
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) LAN
8 6 (27.27%) WAN
9 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
9 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
9 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
10 4 (18.18%) Security Hardening
10 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
10 4 (18.18%) VLAN
10 4 (18.18%) Junos
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL
10 4 (18.18%) SSL
10 4 (18.18%) VPN
10 4 (18.18%) TACACS
10 4 (18.18%) Wireless
11 3 (13.64%) IPsec
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
11 3 (13.64%) VMware
11 3 (13.64%) DNS
11 3 (13.64%) SQL
11 3 (13.64%) CCIE

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 6 (27.27%) WAN
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) SSL
5 4 (18.18%) Wireless
5 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 4 (18.18%) TACACS
5 4 (18.18%) Junos
6 3 (13.64%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) IPsec
6 3 (13.64%) DNS
6 3 (13.64%) DHCP
7 2 (9.09%) SNMP
7 2 (9.09%) BGP
7 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Network Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Designer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
1 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
2 4 (18.18%) Security Hardening
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) B2B
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Network Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) CCNP
3 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) CCIE
4 3 (13.64%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.09%) MCSE
6 1 (4.55%) CCSE
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIE
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) CCDA
6 1 (4.55%) CCDP
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) iptables
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) Juniper
3 8 (36.36%) F5
4 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Dell
7 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks