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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 437 434 369
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -65
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 561 505 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.51% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.62% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 492 424 601
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 £37,000 £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
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -26 221 £55,000 -4.34% 32
South East -4 148 £50,000 - 12
East of England +17 57 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Yorkshire -27 42 £50,000 +25.00% 2
South West -12 38 £55,000 +111.53% 11
West Midlands -12 35 £57,250 +34.70% 4
North West -9 24 £55,000 +15.78% 3
East Midlands -9 3 £45,000 -
Network Design
UK

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 753 (64.69%) Cisco
2 536 (46.05%) Firewall
3 415 (35.65%) Cisco Certification
4 361 (31.01%) Juniper
5 336 (28.87%) WAN
6 327 (28.09%) LAN
7 307 (26.37%) CCNP
8 301 (25.86%) Finance
9 291 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 252 (21.65%) F5
11 230 (19.76%) Windows
12 226 (19.42%) MPLS
13 220 (18.90%) BGP
14 216 (18.56%) OSPF
15 214 (18.38%) TCP/IP
16 210 (18.04%) Network Security
17 207 (17.78%) Wireless
18 206 (17.70%) VPN
19 204 (17.53%) Security Cleared
20 194 (16.67%) Microsoft
21 189 (16.24%) ITIL
22 176 (15.12%) Linux
22 176 (15.12%) VMware
23 170 (14.60%) Degree
24 169 (14.52%) SC Cleared
25 159 (13.66%) CheckPoint
26 156 (13.40%) CCNA
27 154 (13.23%) DNS
28 148 (12.71%) VoIP
29 122 (10.48%) Internet

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 67 (5.76%) MS Exchange
2 40 (3.44%) Lync
3 30 (2.58%) WebSphere
4 25 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (1.72%) IIS
6 14 (1.20%) SharePoint
7 13 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (0.95%) Apache
9 9 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.52%) SAS
11 6 (0.52%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.43%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.26%) nginx
13 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.17%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.086%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.086%) Confluence
15 1 (0.086%) CMS
Applications
1 88 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 55 (4.73%) MS Office
3 33 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.17%) SPSS
7 1 (0.086%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.26%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.086%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.086%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.086%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.086%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.26%) Route 53
4 3 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.26%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.086%) SaaS
5 1 (0.086%) PaaS
5 1 (0.086%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 536 (46.05%) Firewall
2 336 (28.87%) WAN
3 327 (28.09%) LAN
4 226 (19.42%) MPLS
5 220 (18.90%) BGP
6 216 (18.56%) OSPF
7 214 (18.38%) TCP/IP
8 210 (18.04%) Network Security
9 207 (17.78%) Wireless
10 206 (17.70%) VPN
11 154 (13.23%) DNS
12 148 (12.71%) VoIP
13 122 (10.48%) Internet
13 122 (10.48%) Cisco ASA
14 103 (8.85%) SAN
15 98 (8.42%) VLAN
16 96 (8.25%) EIGRP
17 81 (6.96%) WLAN
18 78 (6.70%) Wi-Fi
19 75 (6.44%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (2.23%) Relational Database
4 23 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (1.55%) MySQL
7 15 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (0.77%) DB2
8 9 (0.77%) RDBMS
8 9 (0.77%) MongoDB
8 9 (0.77%) NoSQL
8 9 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (0.60%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (0.43%) Essbase
10 5 (0.43%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (0.52%) Visual Studio
1 6 (0.52%) ReSharper
1 6 (0.52%) Fiddler
2 5 (0.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.34%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.26%) JIRA
4 3 (0.26%) MSBuild
4 3 (0.26%) NuGet
5 2 (0.17%) JUnit
5 2 (0.17%) Subversion
5 2 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 301 (25.86%) Finance
2 291 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 42 (3.61%) Marketing
4 34 (2.92%) Retail
5 32 (2.75%) Banking
6 24 (2.06%) Games
7 19 (1.63%) Law
7 19 (1.63%) Legal
8 12 (1.03%) Electronics
9 11 (0.95%) Billing
10 9 (0.77%) Advertising
10 9 (0.77%) Publishing
11 8 (0.69%) Military
12 7 (0.60%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.60%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.60%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.52%) Local Government
14 5 (0.43%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 334 (28.69%) Network Engineer
2 314 (26.98%) Architect
3 191 (16.41%) Network Architect
4 121 (10.40%) Consultant
5 87 (7.47%) Design Engineer
6 85 (7.30%) Senior Network Engineer
7 79 (6.79%) Senior Architect
8 76 (6.53%) Senior Network Architect
9 74 (6.36%) Analyst
10 71 (6.10%) Network Design Engineer
11 43 (3.69%) Administrator
12 40 (3.44%) Security Architect
13 39 (3.35%) Designer
14 38 (3.26%) Network Designer
15 37 (3.18%) Security Engineer
16 36 (3.09%) Network Manager
16 36 (3.09%) Security Consultant
17 35 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
17 35 (3.01%) IP Engineer
18 34 (2.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (2.75%) SOAP
2 28 (2.41%) .NET
3 22 (1.89%) Web Services
4 20 (1.72%) STL
4 20 (1.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 19 (1.63%) HTML
6 13 (1.12%) RESTful
7 12 (1.03%) XML
8 10 (0.86%) JSP
8 10 (0.86%) Servlets
8 10 (0.86%) AngularJS
9 9 (0.77%) XSD
9 9 (0.77%) JMS
9 9 (0.77%) JSON
10 7 (0.60%) WCF
10 7 (0.60%) Middleware
11 6 (0.52%) CSS
11 6 (0.52%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.52%) REST
11 6 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 83 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (5.58%) Computer Science
3 54 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 42 (3.61%) RMADS
5 18 (1.55%) Mathematics
5 18 (1.55%) Clustering
5 18 (1.55%) CESG
5 18 (1.55%) Firmware
6 17 (1.46%) GIS
7 14 (1.20%) CESG CLAS
7 14 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
7 14 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (1.03%) Online Games
8 12 (1.03%) Smartphone
9 11 (0.95%) PKI
10 10 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.69%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.52%) Replication
12 6 (0.52%) Social Network
13 5 (0.43%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 230 (19.76%) Windows
2 176 (15.12%) Linux
3 94 (8.08%) UNIX
4 69 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (5.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (2.32%) Solaris
8 23 (1.98%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.95%) Windows XP
10 10 (0.86%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.60%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.26%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.086%) SUSE
14 1 (0.086%) Debian
14 1 (0.086%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.086%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.086%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (16.24%) ITIL
2 121 (10.40%) Network Management
3 85 (7.30%) Project Management
4 78 (6.70%) Network Architecture
4 78 (6.70%) Load Balancing
5 70 (6.01%) Security Architecture
6 67 (5.76%) Mentoring
7 60 (5.15%) Change Management
8 55 (4.73%) Information Security
9 53 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
10 51 (4.38%) Capacity Management
11 49 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
12 39 (3.35%) Data Protection
12 39 (3.35%) Information Assurance
13 37 (3.18%) Migration
14 35 (3.01%) Risk Assessment
15 33 (2.84%) Software Engineering
15 33 (2.84%) Service Management
15 33 (2.84%) Capacity Planning
16 32 (2.75%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 97 (8.33%) SQL
2 36 (3.09%) Python
3 30 (2.58%) Perl
4 27 (2.32%) Java
5 26 (2.23%) C++
6 23 (1.98%) C#
7 21 (1.80%) PHP
8 20 (1.72%) Shell Script
9 16 (1.37%) JavaScript
10 14 (1.20%) Tcl
11 12 (1.03%) C
12 11 (0.95%) PowerHouse
12 11 (0.95%) PowerShell
13 8 (0.69%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.60%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.52%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.43%) Ruby
17 3 (0.26%) VB
17 3 (0.26%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 415 (35.65%) Cisco Certification
2 307 (26.37%) CCNP
3 204 (17.53%) Security Cleared
4 170 (14.60%) Degree
5 169 (14.52%) SC Cleared
6 156 (13.40%) CCNA
7 111 (9.54%) CCIE
8 88 (7.56%) CCDP
9 61 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 53 (4.55%) DV Cleared
11 50 (4.30%) CCIP
12 31 (2.66%) CISSP
13 29 (2.49%) JNCIE
14 27 (2.32%) CCDA
15 23 (1.98%) MCSE
16 20 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 18 (1.55%) MCITP
18 16 (1.37%) CISM
18 16 (1.37%) MCSA
19 15 (1.29%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (6.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 74 (6.36%) SLA
3 18 (1.55%) QA
4 16 (1.37%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.17%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.086%) COBIT
System Software
1 112 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 98 (8.42%) Active Directory
3 51 (4.38%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (1.29%) vSphere
6 11 (0.95%) KVM
6 11 (0.95%) XenApp
7 10 (0.86%) IAG
8 9 (0.77%) HDFS
9 7 (0.60%) UAG
9 7 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.60%) ProxySG
10 6 (0.52%) Snort
11 5 (0.43%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.34%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.26%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.26%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 35 (3.01%) HP NNM
2 29 (2.49%) CiscoWorks
2 29 (2.49%) Nagios
3 18 (1.55%) SCCM
4 17 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
5 12 (1.03%) SCOM
6 9 (0.77%) WSUS
6 9 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.69%) Cacti
8 6 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.43%) SCVMM
9 5 (0.43%) Vagrant
9 5 (0.43%) SmokePing
10 4 (0.34%) Cisco UCCE
11 3 (0.26%) Puppet
11 3 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
12 2 (0.17%) Ganglia
12 2 (0.17%) collectd
12 2 (0.17%) Ansible
12 2 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 753 (64.69%) Cisco
2 361 (31.01%) Juniper
3 252 (21.65%) F5
4 194 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 176 (15.12%) VMware
6 159 (13.66%) CheckPoint
7 115 (9.88%) HP
8 39 (3.35%) Dell
9 38 (3.26%) Avaya
10 36 (3.09%) Citrix
11 35 (3.01%) Oracle
11 35 (3.01%) Brocade
12 34 (2.92%) Aruba
13 29 (2.49%) SolarWinds
13 29 (2.49%) Fortinet
14 26 (2.23%) Blue Coat
14 26 (2.23%) NetApp
15 24 (2.06%) Symantec
15 24 (2.06%) IBM
16 23 (1.98%) Huawei
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + beenfits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £53,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Forman IT
Salary: BENS + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum plus large company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus extensive equity package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago