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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 62 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 6 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.91% 5.11% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 6.77% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 14
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £55,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -12.38%
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
473 458 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 71.78% 75.45% 70.39%
Number of salaries quoted 427 383 223
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 11 (61.11%) Advertising
4 10 (55.56%) NetApp
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (44.44%) UNIX
6 7 (38.89%) LAN
6 7 (38.89%) WAN
6 7 (38.89%) EMC
6 7 (38.89%) CCNP
6 7 (38.89%) BGP
7 6 (33.33%) MPLS
7 6 (33.33%) CCIP
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) HP
8 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
8 5 (27.78%) Firewall
8 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (27.78%) vCloud
9 4 (22.22%) OSPF
9 4 (22.22%) Dell
9 4 (22.22%) Juniper
9 4 (22.22%) SAN
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) JBoss
10 3 (16.67%) Apache
10 3 (16.67%) DHCP
10 3 (16.67%) VPN
10 3 (16.67%) AIX
10 3 (16.67%) MS Office

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) LAN
1 7 (38.89%) WAN
1 7 (38.89%) BGP
2 6 (33.33%) MPLS
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) OSPF
4 4 (22.22%) SAN
5 3 (16.67%) DHCP
5 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 3 (16.67%) SSH
5 3 (16.67%) Telnet
5 3 (16.67%) PuTTY
5 3 (16.67%) SecureCRT
5 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 3 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (16.67%) HSRP
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) OLAP
1 1 (5.56%) OLTP
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (61.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Welsh Language
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (11.11%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) UNIX
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) AIX
4 3 (16.67%) CentOS
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
1 3 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 6 (33.33%) CCIP
4 3 (16.67%) CCIE
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) CCNA
6 1 (5.56%) CCDP
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (27.78%) vCloud
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) NetApp
4 7 (38.89%) EMC
5 5 (27.78%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) Dell
6 4 (22.22%) Juniper
7 3 (16.67%) JBoss
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.56%) Citrix
8 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint