The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 58 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.78% - 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £37,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,050 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.10% +11.11%
Network Design
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
441 370 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.47% 83.71% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 382 313 325
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Network Design
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Lancashire

Network Design
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(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
Blackburn - 4 £37,000 -
Network Design
North West

Network Design
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCDP
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (75.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCDP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix