The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 59 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 5 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.85% 1.78% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 2.18% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.05% +5.55%
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 Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
460 413 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.50% 81.78% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 393 365 251
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Network Design
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Cardiff

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) BGP
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) CCNP
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (63.64%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) MPLS
3 7 (63.64%) OSPF
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) Advertising
5 4 (36.36%) EIGRP
5 4 (36.36%) Juniper
5 4 (36.36%) VPLS
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) CCIE
5 4 (36.36%) CCIP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
6 3 (27.27%) NetApp
6 3 (27.27%) F5
6 3 (27.27%) HSRP
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (18.18%) Multicast
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (18.18%) xDSL
7 2 (18.18%) SaaS

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) BGP
3 7 (63.64%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) MPLS
3 7 (63.64%) OSPF
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) EIGRP
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) VPLS
6 3 (27.27%) HSRP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
7 2 (18.18%) HTTP
7 2 (18.18%) PPP
7 2 (18.18%) RIP
7 2 (18.18%) VoIP
7 2 (18.18%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (45.45%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
1 2 (18.18%) Time Management
1 2 (18.18%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNP
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCIP
2 4 (36.36%) CCIE
3 2 (18.18%) CCDP
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCDA
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) F5
5 2 (18.18%) Google
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) IBM
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle