The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 441 448 374
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -74
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 559 490 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.49% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.60% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 486 406 623
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
Network Design
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86490 81595 87043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.11% 81.34% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 69851 67651 73993
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
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 England

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Design
Salary Trend in England

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

Network Design Salary Trend in England

Network Design
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Network Design Salary Histogram in England

Network Design
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
London +13 223 £55,000 -4.34% 21
South East +11 154 £50,000 - 12
East of England +25 50 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Yorkshire -24 45 £50,000 +34.22% 4
South West -5 36 £53,750 +106.73% 8
West Midlands -21 31 £45,000 +5.88% 3
North West +1 25 £51,000 +7.36% 6
East Midlands -19 3 £45,000 -
Midlands +16 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Network Design
UK

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 720 (64.57%) Cisco
2 510 (45.74%) Firewall
3 394 (35.34%) Cisco Certification
4 338 (30.31%) Juniper
5 321 (28.79%) WAN
6 311 (27.89%) LAN
7 310 (27.80%) CCNP
8 281 (25.20%) Telecoms
9 269 (24.13%) Finance
10 239 (21.43%) F5
11 235 (21.08%) Windows
12 234 (20.99%) MPLS
13 226 (20.27%) BGP
14 220 (19.73%) OSPF
15 213 (19.10%) Network Security
16 209 (18.74%) VPN
17 207 (18.57%) Wireless
18 204 (18.30%) TCP/IP
19 200 (17.94%) Security Cleared
20 192 (17.22%) Microsoft
21 184 (16.50%) Linux
21 184 (16.50%) VMware
22 178 (15.96%) ITIL
23 165 (14.80%) SC Cleared
24 163 (14.62%) Degree
25 161 (14.44%) CheckPoint
26 154 (13.81%) DNS
27 147 (13.18%) CCNA
28 145 (13.00%) VoIP
29 119 (10.67%) Cisco ASA

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 69 (6.19%) MS Exchange
2 38 (3.41%) Lync
3 26 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 25 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (1.70%) IIS
6 16 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (1.17%) SharePoint
8 11 (0.99%) Apache
9 8 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (0.54%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.45%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.27%) nginx
13 2 (0.18%) Confluence
13 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.090%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.090%) SAS
14 1 (0.090%) CMS
Applications
1 91 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 51 (4.57%) MS Office
3 32 (2.87%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.090%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.090%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.090%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.090%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.090%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.090%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.090%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.36%) SaaS
5 3 (0.27%) Route 53
5 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.18%) PaaS
6 2 (0.18%) IaaS
7 1 (0.090%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 510 (45.74%) Firewall
2 321 (28.79%) WAN
3 311 (27.89%) LAN
4 234 (20.99%) MPLS
5 226 (20.27%) BGP
6 220 (19.73%) OSPF
7 213 (19.10%) Network Security
8 209 (18.74%) VPN
9 207 (18.57%) Wireless
10 204 (18.30%) TCP/IP
11 154 (13.81%) DNS
12 145 (13.00%) VoIP
13 119 (10.67%) Cisco ASA
14 117 (10.49%) Internet
15 106 (9.51%) SAN
16 97 (8.70%) VLAN
17 95 (8.52%) EIGRP
18 79 (7.09%) WLAN
18 79 (7.09%) DHCP
19 77 (6.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (2.42%) Relational Database
5 25 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (1.88%) MySQL
7 12 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (1.08%) RDBMS
8 10 (0.90%) MongoDB
8 10 (0.90%) NoSQL
8 10 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (0.90%) DB2
9 8 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (0.45%) Essbase
10 5 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (0.36%) Fiddler
1 4 (0.36%) JIRA
1 4 (0.36%) ReSharper
1 4 (0.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.27%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.18%) NuGet
3 2 (0.18%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.090%) JUnit
4 1 (0.090%) Subversion
General
1 281 (25.20%) Telecoms
2 269 (24.13%) Finance
3 37 (3.32%) Marketing
4 34 (3.05%) Retail
5 29 (2.60%) Banking
6 24 (2.15%) Games
7 20 (1.79%) Law
8 19 (1.70%) Legal
9 11 (0.99%) Advertising
9 11 (0.99%) Electronics
10 10 (0.90%) Publishing
11 9 (0.81%) Billing
12 8 (0.72%) Military
13 7 (0.63%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.63%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.54%) Local Government
15 5 (0.45%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.36%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 324 (29.06%) Network Engineer
2 296 (26.55%) Architect
3 180 (16.14%) Network Architect
4 112 (10.04%) Consultant
5 86 (7.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 80 (7.17%) Design Engineer
7 75 (6.73%) Senior Architect
8 72 (6.46%) Analyst
8 72 (6.46%) Senior Network Architect
9 65 (5.83%) Network Design Engineer
10 40 (3.59%) Administrator
11 38 (3.41%) Security Consultant
12 37 (3.32%) Security Architect
12 37 (3.32%) Security Engineer
13 34 (3.05%) IP Engineer
14 33 (2.96%) Network Manager
14 33 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
14 33 (2.96%) Designer
15 32 (2.87%) Network Designer
16 31 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.51%) SOAP
2 25 (2.24%) .NET
3 23 (2.06%) Web Services
4 22 (1.97%) HTML
5 20 (1.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 20 (1.79%) STL
6 14 (1.26%) RESTful
7 13 (1.17%) XML
7 13 (1.17%) JSP
8 11 (0.99%) Servlets
9 10 (0.90%) JSON
9 10 (0.90%) XSD
9 10 (0.90%) JMS
10 8 (0.72%) AngularJS
10 8 (0.72%) CSS
11 6 (0.54%) WCF
11 6 (0.54%) Middleware
11 6 (0.54%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.45%) Spring
12 5 (0.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 85 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 52 (4.66%) Management Information System
4 41 (3.68%) RMADS
5 22 (1.97%) Clustering
6 18 (1.61%) Mathematics
6 18 (1.61%) CESG
7 15 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (1.17%) PKI
8 13 (1.17%) CESG CLAS
9 12 (1.08%) Online Games
9 12 (1.08%) Smartphone
10 11 (0.99%) GIS
10 11 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
11 8 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.72%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.54%) Social Network
12 6 (0.54%) Replication
12 6 (0.54%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.45%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 235 (21.08%) Windows
2 184 (16.50%) Linux
3 94 (8.43%) UNIX
4 70 (6.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (5.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (2.51%) Solaris
8 21 (1.88%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.90%) Windows XP
10 8 (0.72%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.63%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.45%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.090%) HPUX
14 1 (0.090%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.090%) SUSE
14 1 (0.090%) Debian
14 1 (0.090%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.090%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (15.96%) ITIL
2 110 (9.87%) Network Management
3 81 (7.26%) Load Balancing
4 77 (6.91%) Network Architecture
5 74 (6.64%) Project Management
6 68 (6.10%) Mentoring
7 67 (6.01%) Security Architecture
8 61 (5.47%) Change Management
9 59 (5.29%) Information Security
10 54 (4.84%) Network Monitoring
11 46 (4.13%) Capacity Management
12 44 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
13 39 (3.50%) Information Assurance
14 35 (3.14%) Data Protection
14 35 (3.14%) Capacity Planning
15 34 (3.05%) Software Engineering
16 33 (2.96%) Risk Assessment
17 32 (2.87%) Performance Tuning
17 32 (2.87%) Service Delivery
18 31 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (8.70%) SQL
2 36 (3.23%) Python
3 29 (2.60%) Java
4 27 (2.42%) Perl
5 26 (2.33%) C++
6 21 (1.88%) Shell Script
7 20 (1.79%) C#
7 20 (1.79%) PHP
8 18 (1.61%) JavaScript
9 13 (1.17%) C
9 13 (1.17%) Tcl
10 12 (1.08%) PowerShell
11 11 (0.99%) PowerHouse
12 8 (0.72%) Bash Shell
12 8 (0.72%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.45%) Ruby
14 4 (0.36%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.27%) VB
16 2 (0.18%) Golang
16 2 (0.18%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 394 (35.34%) Cisco Certification
2 310 (27.80%) CCNP
3 200 (17.94%) Security Cleared
4 165 (14.80%) SC Cleared
5 163 (14.62%) Degree
6 147 (13.18%) CCNA
7 109 (9.78%) CCIE
8 90 (8.07%) CCDP
9 57 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 51 (4.57%) DV Cleared
11 47 (4.22%) CCIP
12 37 (3.32%) CISSP
13 30 (2.69%) CCDA
13 30 (2.69%) JNCIE
14 21 (1.88%) MCSE
15 18 (1.61%) CISM
16 17 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 17 (1.52%) JNCIS
17 16 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
18 15 (1.35%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (7.09%) SLA
2 71 (6.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.35%) QA
5 8 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.090%) COBIT
System Software
1 114 (10.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (9.24%) Active Directory
3 51 (4.57%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.61%) vSphere
5 17 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (1.17%) Firmware
7 10 (0.90%) IAG
7 10 (0.90%) KVM
7 10 (0.90%) HDFS
8 8 (0.72%) XenApp
9 7 (0.63%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.63%) Snort
9 7 (0.63%) ProxySG
9 7 (0.63%) UAG
10 5 (0.45%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.18%) Postfix
12 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 35 (3.14%) Nagios
2 31 (2.78%) HP NNM
3 25 (2.24%) CiscoWorks
4 23 (2.06%) SCCM
5 18 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
6 15 (1.35%) SCOM
7 11 (0.99%) SCVMM
8 9 (0.81%) WSUS
8 9 (0.81%) Cacti
9 8 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.45%) SmokePing
12 4 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
12 4 (0.36%) Puppet
12 4 (0.36%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.27%) Backup Exec
14 2 (0.18%) HP Data Protector
14 2 (0.18%) Salt
14 2 (0.18%) Ansible
14 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 720 (64.57%) Cisco
2 338 (30.31%) Juniper
3 239 (21.43%) F5
4 192 (17.22%) Microsoft
5 184 (16.50%) VMware
6 161 (14.44%) CheckPoint
7 111 (9.96%) HP
8 42 (3.77%) Dell
9 38 (3.41%) Oracle
10 37 (3.32%) Citrix
11 34 (3.05%) Aruba
11 34 (3.05%) Brocade
12 33 (2.96%) Avaya
13 30 (2.69%) Fortinet
14 28 (2.51%) Blue Coat
15 27 (2.42%) SolarWinds
16 25 (2.24%) NetApp
16 25 (2.24%) Symantec
17 22 (1.97%) IBM
17 22 (1.97%) Huawei
West London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
FRAGOMEN
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £73,200 to £85,200 per annum Pension + Life Cover + Private Medic
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum plus large company benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £70000 - £77000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £52,000 to £62,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Plusnet
Salary: Competitive + excellent staff benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum extensive equity package
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sandhurst, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30-40K + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 44,900 - 61,200 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago