The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 105 101 136
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +35
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 22 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.15% 1.18% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.46% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 9
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +44.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
Network Design
North 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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1642 1373 1850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.65% 80.96% 83.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1084 1604
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Network Design
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Cheshire

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Network Design
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -13 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Warrington - 1 £75,000 -
Network Design
North West

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) UNIX
4 11 (44.00%) Information Security
5 10 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (40.00%) Banking
6 9 (36.00%) Financial Institution
7 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (24.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
8 4 (16.00%) Linux
8 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (12.00%) SIEM
9 3 (12.00%) VMware
9 3 (12.00%) Sourcefire
9 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
9 3 (12.00%) Big Data
9 3 (12.00%) Snort
9 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.00%) Anomaly Detection
9 3 (12.00%) VPN
9 3 (12.00%) Wireless
9 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (8.00%) VLAN
10 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (8.00%) Internet
10 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) VPN
1 3 (12.00%) Wireless
1 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (8.00%) VLAN
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) WLAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.00%) SNMP
3 1 (4.00%) Broadband
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (12.00%) Big Data
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
3 9 (36.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Security Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Information Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Information Security
2 10 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) SIEM
5 3 (12.00%) Anomaly Detection
6 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.00%) Security Management
7 1 (4.00%) MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Network Management
7 1 (4.00%) ERP
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Avaya Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) MCSA
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Snort
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Cacti
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) VMware
1 3 (12.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) EMC
2 2 (8.00%) Avaya
3 1 (4.00%) IBM