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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 63 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 6 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.95% 4.73% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 5.92% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 16
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
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
465 456 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 73.93% 79.86% 67.40%
Number of salaries quoted 408 388 213
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,096 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) LAN
3 8 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) Advertising
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (43.75%) NetApp
4 7 (43.75%) BGP
4 7 (43.75%) CCNP
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) MPLS
5 6 (37.50%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) VMware ESX
6 5 (31.25%) OSPF
6 5 (31.25%) CCIP
6 5 (31.25%) UNIX
7 4 (25.00%) VPN
7 4 (25.00%) CCIE
7 4 (25.00%) EMC
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 3 (18.75%) Juniper
8 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 3 (18.75%) JBoss
8 3 (18.75%) Apache
8 3 (18.75%) AIX
8 3 (18.75%) Perl
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) IBM
8 3 (18.75%) Python

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) LAN
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 7 (43.75%) BGP
3 6 (37.50%) MPLS
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) OSPF
5 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (18.75%) iSCSI
6 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (12.50%) HSRP
7 2 (12.50%) PuTTY
7 2 (12.50%) SecureCRT
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (12.50%) DHCP
7 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 2 (12.50%) Telnet
7 2 (12.50%) SSH
8 1 (6.25%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) OLAP
1 1 (6.25%) OLTP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Welsh Language
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CLARiiON
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) AIX
4 3 (18.75%) CentOS
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL
1 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Time Management
2 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Perl
1 3 (18.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) CCNP
3 5 (31.25%) CCIP
4 4 (25.00%) CCIE
5 2 (12.50%) CCDP
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) CCDA
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) vCloud
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) NetApp
4 4 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (18.75%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) JBoss
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 3 (18.75%) Juniper
6 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 2 (12.50%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) F5
7 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Google