The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 99 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 3 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 0.66% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.82% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Average salary £35,000 £20,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £27,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
Network Design
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1021 852 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.54% 80.91% 75.76%
Number of salaries quoted 819 668 562
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Network Design
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Essex

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Essex

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
6 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) SCCM
6 3 (27.27%) iSCSI
6 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
6 3 (27.27%) Change Management
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 3 (27.27%) SAN

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) iSCSI
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Principal Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
1 3 (27.27%) Change Management
1 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCSA
2 1 (9.09%) CCSE
2 1 (9.09%) JNCIP
2 1 (9.09%) JNCIE
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCDA
2 1 (9.09%) CCDP
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Novell
6 1 (9.09%) F5
6 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) Juniper