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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank - 104 101
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 0 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.77% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.88% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 17
Average salary - £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,050 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +6.10%
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
1104 1591 1302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.01% 87.47% 82.98%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1312 983
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Snort
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 2 (66.67%) FireEye
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
1 2 (66.67%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) FireEye
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper