The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 205 221 244
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +23
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 60 49 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.61% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.76% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 47 43 10
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.89%
Network Design
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6139 6406 6004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.76% 80.33% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5092 5261 5037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network Design
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Network Design Salary Trend in the East of England

Network Design
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in the East of England

Network Design
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Hertfordshire -14 34 £55,000 +10.00%
Bedfordshire +9 17 £52,500 -15.32%
Cambridgeshire +17 5 £50,000 +2.56%
Essex -5 4 £70,000 +22.80%
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 80 (76.19%) Cisco
2 68 (64.76%) Cisco Certification
3 67 (63.81%) CCNP
4 62 (59.05%) Firewall
5 43 (40.95%) Juniper
6 38 (36.19%) Network Security
6 38 (36.19%) F5
7 33 (31.43%) WAN
8 32 (30.48%) Finance
9 29 (27.62%) BGP
9 29 (27.62%) LAN
10 26 (24.76%) CCDP
10 26 (24.76%) Network Architecture
11 24 (22.86%) MPLS
12 22 (20.95%) OSPF
13 21 (20.00%) ITIL
14 19 (18.10%) Network Management
15 18 (17.14%) Load Balancing
15 18 (17.14%) EIGRP
15 18 (17.14%) CCNA
15 18 (17.14%) VMware
16 17 (16.19%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (15.24%) Data Centre
17 16 (15.24%) Wireless
17 16 (15.24%) TCP/IP
18 15 (14.29%) Citrix
18 15 (14.29%) Change Management
18 15 (14.29%) Security Cleared
18 15 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
19 14 (13.33%) SC Cleared

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) Lync
3 1 (0.95%) Smallworld
Applications
1 10 (9.52%) MS Office
1 10 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Mimecast
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (59.05%) Firewall
2 38 (36.19%) Network Security
3 33 (31.43%) WAN
4 29 (27.62%) LAN
4 29 (27.62%) BGP
5 24 (22.86%) MPLS
6 22 (20.95%) OSPF
7 18 (17.14%) EIGRP
8 17 (16.19%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (15.24%) Wireless
9 16 (15.24%) TCP/IP
10 15 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (13.33%) VRRP
12 12 (11.43%) VPN
13 11 (10.48%) RIP
13 11 (10.48%) SSL
13 11 (10.48%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (9.52%) HSRP
14 10 (9.52%) DWDM
15 7 (6.67%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.95%) OLTP
General
1 32 (30.48%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.81%) Retail
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Architect
2 31 (29.52%) Network Engineer
3 30 (28.57%) Network Architect
4 11 (10.48%) Network Manager
5 10 (9.52%) Senior Technical Architect
5 10 (9.52%) Senior Network Architect
5 10 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 10 (9.52%) Senior Architect
5 10 (9.52%) Network Technical Architect
6 8 (7.62%) Consultant
7 7 (6.67%) Design Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Technical Design Authority
8 6 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Network Specialist
8 6 (5.71%) Security Specialist
9 5 (4.76%) Network Security Specialist
9 5 (4.76%) Security Consultant
10 4 (3.81%) Network Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.90%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (5.71%) Thin Client
3 6 (5.71%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.76%) Statistics
4 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.90%) iPad
5 2 (1.90%) BYOD
5 2 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.90%) PKI
5 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.95%) GIS
6 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (2.86%) UNIX
3 2 (1.90%) Android
4 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) Network Architecture
2 21 (20.00%) ITIL
3 19 (18.10%) Network Management
4 18 (17.14%) Load Balancing
5 15 (14.29%) Change Management
6 13 (12.38%) SDLC
7 11 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (10.48%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.67%) SIEM
9 7 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
10 6 (5.71%) Security Architecture
10 6 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
12 4 (3.81%) Coaching
12 4 (3.81%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (3.81%) Project Management
12 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (64.76%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (63.81%) CCNP
3 26 (24.76%) CCDP
4 18 (17.14%) CCNA
5 15 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 14 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 14 (13.33%) Degree
7 13 (12.38%) HND
8 7 (6.67%) CISSP
9 4 (3.81%) CCSA
9 4 (3.81%) CCIP
10 3 (2.86%) CCIE
10 3 (2.86%) CCSE
10 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.90%) CCSP
12 1 (0.95%) MCSE
12 1 (0.95%) MCSA
12 1 (0.95%) MCP
12 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) SLA
1 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.86%) vSphere
2 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (9.52%) HP NNM
2 8 (7.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.90%) SCCM
3 2 (1.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 80 (76.19%) Cisco
2 43 (40.95%) Juniper
3 38 (36.19%) F5
4 18 (17.14%) VMware
5 15 (14.29%) Citrix
6 14 (13.33%) CheckPoint
7 12 (11.43%) IronPort
7 12 (11.43%) HP
8 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 8 (7.62%) Symantec
9 8 (7.62%) Trend Micro
10 4 (3.81%) Sourcefire
10 4 (3.81%) Avaya
11 3 (2.86%) Fortinet
11 3 (2.86%) Mitel
12 2 (1.90%) Metastorm
12 2 (1.90%) SAP
12 2 (1.90%) Nintex
13 1 (0.95%) Blue Coat
13 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds