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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 437 470 360
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -110
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 569 468 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.47% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.57% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 475 360 596
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 £72,500 £67,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.70% -1.05%
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
87844 81610 84541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.12% 81.58% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 71640 67748 71861
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 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 23 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 +28 239 £55,000 -4.34% 18
South East -6 153 £52,500 +11.70% 10
East of England +14 44 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Yorkshire -26 42 £45,000 +16.88% 7
South West -15 36 £53,750 +106.73% 3
North West -20 32 £51,500 +3.00% 12
West Midlands -20 31 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East Midlands -4 3 £45,000 -
Midlands +8 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Network Design
UK

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 726 (65.58%) Cisco
2 531 (47.97%) Firewall
3 397 (35.86%) Cisco Certification
4 356 (32.16%) Juniper
5 326 (29.45%) CCNP
6 318 (28.73%) WAN
7 309 (27.91%) LAN
8 281 (25.38%) Telecoms
9 264 (23.85%) Finance
10 243 (21.95%) MPLS
11 239 (21.59%) Windows
11 239 (21.59%) F5
12 233 (21.05%) BGP
13 232 (20.96%) VPN
14 223 (20.14%) Wireless
15 222 (20.05%) Network Security
16 215 (19.42%) OSPF
17 200 (18.07%) TCP/IP
18 197 (17.80%) Security Cleared
19 191 (17.25%) Linux
20 184 (16.62%) VMware
21 182 (16.44%) Microsoft
22 180 (16.26%) ITIL
23 164 (14.81%) CheckPoint
23 164 (14.81%) SC Cleared
24 156 (14.09%) DNS
25 154 (13.91%) Degree
26 153 (13.82%) VoIP
27 144 (13.01%) CCNA
28 120 (10.84%) Cisco ASA

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (6.23%) MS Exchange
2 41 (3.70%) Lync
3 23 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (1.81%) WebSphere
5 19 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (1.36%) IIS
6 15 (1.36%) Apache
7 13 (1.17%) SharePoint
8 9 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (0.63%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.54%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.54%) nginx
11 4 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.27%) JBoss
12 3 (0.27%) Smallworld
12 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.18%) Confluence
13 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 89 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 47 (4.25%) MS Office
3 25 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.27%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.090%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.090%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.090%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.090%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.090%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.54%) Route 53
4 6 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.36%) SaaS
6 3 (0.27%) IaaS
7 2 (0.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.090%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 531 (47.97%) Firewall
2 318 (28.73%) WAN
3 309 (27.91%) LAN
4 243 (21.95%) MPLS
5 233 (21.05%) BGP
6 232 (20.96%) VPN
7 223 (20.14%) Wireless
8 222 (20.05%) Network Security
9 215 (19.42%) OSPF
10 200 (18.07%) TCP/IP
11 156 (14.09%) DNS
12 153 (13.82%) VoIP
13 120 (10.84%) Cisco ASA
14 104 (9.39%) SAN
15 103 (9.30%) Internet
16 98 (8.85%) VLAN
17 96 (8.67%) EIGRP
18 87 (7.86%) WLAN
19 79 (7.14%) DHCP
20 72 (6.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (1.99%) MySQL
5 20 (1.81%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.17%) RDBMS
7 11 (0.99%) MongoDB
7 11 (0.99%) NoSQL
8 10 (0.90%) Oracle Database
8 10 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (0.90%) DB2
9 8 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (0.54%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (0.54%) Essbase
10 6 (0.54%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 6 (0.54%) JIRA
2 5 (0.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.18%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.18%) Fiddler
4 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.090%) AppScan
General
1 281 (25.38%) Telecoms
2 264 (23.85%) Finance
3 38 (3.43%) Marketing
4 33 (2.98%) Banking
5 25 (2.26%) Retail
6 24 (2.17%) Law
7 21 (1.90%) Games
8 15 (1.36%) Legal
9 13 (1.17%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.08%) Advertising
10 12 (1.08%) Publishing
11 10 (0.90%) Electronics
12 7 (0.63%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.54%) Military
13 6 (0.54%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.45%) Billing
15 4 (0.36%) French Language
15 4 (0.36%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.36%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 319 (28.82%) Network Engineer
2 291 (26.29%) Architect
3 190 (17.16%) Network Architect
4 102 (9.21%) Consultant
5 90 (8.13%) Senior Architect
6 87 (7.86%) Senior Network Architect
7 84 (7.59%) Senior Network Engineer
8 70 (6.32%) Design Engineer
9 68 (6.14%) Analyst
10 56 (5.06%) Network Design Engineer
11 43 (3.88%) Security Engineer
12 38 (3.43%) Administrator
13 36 (3.25%) Security Consultant
14 34 (3.07%) Security Architect
15 33 (2.98%) Network Designer
15 33 (2.98%) Designer
16 31 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
17 30 (2.71%) IP Engineer
17 30 (2.71%) Network Consultant
17 30 (2.71%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (2.26%) Web Services
2 23 (2.08%) SOAP
3 22 (1.99%) HTML
3 22 (1.99%) .NET
4 18 (1.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 18 (1.63%) STL
5 14 (1.26%) RESTful
5 14 (1.26%) JSP
6 13 (1.17%) XML
7 12 (1.08%) Servlets
8 11 (0.99%) JMS
9 10 (0.90%) JSON
9 10 (0.90%) XSD
10 8 (0.72%) CSS
11 7 (0.63%) ASP.NET
12 6 (0.54%) AngularJS
13 5 (0.45%) Middleware
13 5 (0.45%) Hibernate
13 5 (0.45%) Spring
13 5 (0.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (5.42%) Computer Science
3 45 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.16%) RMADS
5 22 (1.99%) Clustering
6 15 (1.36%) CESG
6 15 (1.36%) Performance Metrics
7 14 (1.26%) GIS
8 13 (1.17%) PKI
9 12 (1.08%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (0.90%) Online Games
10 10 (0.90%) CESG CLAS
11 9 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.54%) Open Source
13 6 (0.54%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.54%) Social Network
13 6 (0.54%) Replication
13 6 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 239 (21.59%) Windows
2 191 (17.25%) Linux
3 102 (9.21%) UNIX
4 74 (6.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (5.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (2.17%) Solaris
8 18 (1.63%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.81%) Windows XP
9 9 (0.81%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.72%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.63%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.18%) SUSE
13 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.090%) HPUX
14 1 (0.090%) Debian
14 1 (0.090%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (16.26%) ITIL
2 85 (7.68%) Network Management
3 83 (7.50%) Load Balancing
4 72 (6.50%) Mentoring
5 68 (6.14%) Network Architecture
6 61 (5.51%) Information Security
7 59 (5.33%) Security Architecture
7 59 (5.33%) Change Management
8 58 (5.24%) Project Management
9 54 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
10 51 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
11 41 (3.70%) Capacity Management
12 38 (3.43%) Capacity Planning
13 34 (3.07%) Information Assurance
14 33 (2.98%) Penetration Testing
14 33 (2.98%) Software Engineering
15 32 (2.89%) Data Protection
15 32 (2.89%) Service Delivery
16 30 (2.71%) Performance Tuning
16 30 (2.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (8.13%) SQL
2 40 (3.61%) Python
3 31 (2.80%) Java
3 31 (2.80%) Perl
4 28 (2.53%) C++
5 22 (1.99%) C
6 19 (1.72%) PHP
7 18 (1.63%) Shell Script
7 18 (1.63%) C#
8 17 (1.54%) JavaScript
9 15 (1.36%) Bash Shell
10 11 (0.99%) Tcl
10 11 (0.99%) PowerHouse
10 11 (0.99%) PowerShell
11 8 (0.72%) Ruby
11 8 (0.72%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.45%) VB
12 5 (0.45%) Golang
13 2 (0.18%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.090%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 397 (35.86%) Cisco Certification
2 326 (29.45%) CCNP
3 197 (17.80%) Security Cleared
4 164 (14.81%) SC Cleared
5 154 (13.91%) Degree
6 144 (13.01%) CCNA
7 114 (10.30%) CCIE
8 98 (8.85%) CCDP
9 55 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 46 (4.16%) CCIP
11 45 (4.07%) CISSP
12 41 (3.70%) DV Cleared
13 39 (3.52%) CCDA
14 31 (2.80%) JNCIE
15 22 (1.99%) MCSE
16 19 (1.72%) JNCIS
17 17 (1.54%) CISM
18 16 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
19 15 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 14 (1.26%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (7.68%) SLA
2 66 (5.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.17%) QA
5 7 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.090%) COBIT
System Software
1 116 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (9.39%) Active Directory
3 48 (4.34%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.72%) vSphere
5 17 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.90%) HDFS
6 10 (0.90%) IAG
7 9 (0.81%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.81%) KVM
8 8 (0.72%) Snort
9 7 (0.63%) ProxySG
9 7 (0.63%) UAG
10 6 (0.54%) XenApp
10 6 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.45%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.18%) Postfix
13 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.18%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 34 (3.07%) Nagios
2 27 (2.44%) SCCM
3 26 (2.35%) HP NNM
4 20 (1.81%) CiscoWorks
5 15 (1.36%) SCOM
6 14 (1.26%) Cisco CUCM
7 12 (1.08%) SCVMM
8 11 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.72%) Puppet
9 8 (0.72%) WSUS
10 7 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (0.63%) Cacti
11 6 (0.54%) Salt
11 6 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (0.36%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.36%) Ansible
13 3 (0.27%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.27%) SmokePing
14 2 (0.18%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 726 (65.58%) Cisco
2 356 (32.16%) Juniper
3 239 (21.59%) F5
4 184 (16.62%) VMware
5 182 (16.44%) Microsoft
6 164 (14.81%) CheckPoint
7 115 (10.39%) HP
8 42 (3.79%) Dell
9 41 (3.70%) Citrix
9 41 (3.70%) Avaya
10 40 (3.61%) Oracle
11 38 (3.43%) Aruba
12 36 (3.25%) Brocade
13 31 (2.80%) Blue Coat
14 26 (2.35%) Fortinet
14 26 (2.35%) Symantec
14 26 (2.35%) NetApp
15 23 (2.08%) SolarWinds
16 22 (1.99%) IBM
17 21 (1.90%) McAfee
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Shefford, Bedfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 Per Annum £32-38K + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sandhurst, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30-40K + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £32000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £73,200 to £85,200 per annum Pension + Life Cover + Private Medic
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Great Package & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago