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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank - 57 50
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 0 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 1.97% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.40% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 18
Average salary - £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
536 500 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.21% 81.97% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 438 410 406
Average salary £37,500 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) PPP
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Frame Relay
2 2 (66.67%) xDSL
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Multicast
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (33.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) PPP
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Frame Relay
2 2 (66.67%) xDSL
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Multicast
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft