The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 171 151 154
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 9 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.77% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.93% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 5
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
Network Design
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2954 2688 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.36% 82.84% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2069 2061
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Network Design
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Leeds

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 25 (86.21%) CCNP
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco
3 22 (75.86%) MPLS
3 22 (75.86%) Firewall
4 21 (72.41%) LAN
4 21 (72.41%) WAN
4 21 (72.41%) VMware
5 20 (68.97%) OSPF
5 20 (68.97%) BGP
6 19 (65.52%) Windows
7 17 (58.62%) CCNA
7 17 (58.62%) Network Security
8 14 (48.28%) Mentoring
9 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
10 9 (31.03%) CISSP
10 9 (31.03%) SAN
10 9 (31.03%) Project Management
10 9 (31.03%) CCSE
10 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity
11 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
11 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
12 7 (24.14%) MCSE
12 7 (24.14%) VPN
12 7 (24.14%) CCDA
12 7 (24.14%) CCDP
12 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
12 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) MPLS
1 22 (75.86%) Firewall
2 21 (72.41%) LAN
2 21 (72.41%) WAN
3 20 (68.97%) OSPF
3 20 (68.97%) BGP
4 17 (58.62%) Network Security
5 9 (31.03%) SAN
6 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (24.14%) VPN
8 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
8 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
9 4 (13.79%) SSL
9 4 (13.79%) IPsec
9 4 (13.79%) DMVPN
9 4 (13.79%) VPLS
10 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
10 3 (10.34%) DNS
11 2 (6.90%) DHCP
11 2 (6.90%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SimpleDB
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Redis
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Network Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) Architect
3 11 (37.93%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Network Support
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.90%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Mentoring
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity
3 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
4 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.69%) BCP
5 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
7 3 (10.34%) Coaching
7 3 (10.34%) High Availability
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Migration
9 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C++
1 1 (3.45%) PHP
1 1 (3.45%) Python
1 1 (3.45%) Ruby
1 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) CCNP
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (58.62%) CCNA
3 9 (31.03%) CCSE
3 9 (31.03%) CISSP
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (24.14%) CCSA
4 7 (24.14%) CCDA
4 7 (24.14%) CCDP
4 7 (24.14%) MCSE
5 6 (20.69%) CCIE
6 5 (17.24%) MCSA
6 5 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (17.24%) VCP5
7 3 (10.34%) CCIP
8 2 (6.90%) CCSP
8 2 (6.90%) Degree
8 2 (6.90%) VCAP
8 2 (6.90%) CCVP
8 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.24%) Terminal Services
4 3 (10.34%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.90%) NetApp
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Nortel
4 2 (6.90%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) F5