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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 135 173 138
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -35
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 43 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.23% 0.54% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.63% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 8
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.89%
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
3125 3196 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.54% 86.82% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2456 2494 1654
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 58 (82.86%) Cisco
2 53 (75.71%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (75.71%) CheckPoint
3 48 (68.57%) WAN
3 48 (68.57%) Load Balancing
4 47 (67.14%) LAN
5 42 (60.00%) F5
6 34 (48.57%) Wireless Security
6 34 (48.57%) Wireless
7 33 (47.14%) Huawei
7 33 (47.14%) HP
7 33 (47.14%) HP ASE
8 28 (40.00%) Firewall
9 20 (28.57%) Linux
9 20 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (25.71%) CCNP
11 17 (24.29%) Data Centre
12 16 (22.86%) MPLS
13 14 (20.00%) CCSA
13 14 (20.00%) CCSE
14 13 (18.57%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (18.57%) SSL
14 13 (18.57%) ITIL
14 13 (18.57%) DNS
15 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
15 11 (15.71%) VPN
15 11 (15.71%) Windows
15 11 (15.71%) VRRP
15 11 (15.71%) BCP
15 11 (15.71%) BGP

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (5.71%) Apache
1 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) SAS
2 2 (2.86%) nginx
2 2 (2.86%) Node.js
2 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.86%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) IaaS
2 2 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.86%) Sumo Logic
2 2 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 48 (68.57%) WAN
2 47 (67.14%) LAN
3 34 (48.57%) Wireless
3 34 (48.57%) Wireless Security
4 28 (40.00%) Firewall
5 20 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (22.86%) MPLS
7 13 (18.57%) SSL
7 13 (18.57%) DNS
8 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
8 11 (15.71%) VPN
8 11 (15.71%) DMVPN
8 11 (15.71%) HSRP
8 11 (15.71%) Spanning Tree
8 11 (15.71%) VRRP
8 11 (15.71%) BGP
8 11 (15.71%) EIGRP
8 11 (15.71%) IPsec
8 11 (15.71%) VPLS
9 9 (12.86%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) Hadoop
1 4 (5.71%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.86%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.86%) HBase
3 2 (2.86%) Redis
3 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.86%) Maven
2 2 (2.86%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) Grunt
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
1 3 (4.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (54.29%) Architect
2 36 (51.43%) Network Architect
3 33 (47.14%) Cisco Architect
3 33 (47.14%) Network Design Architect
4 18 (25.71%) Network Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Senior Implementation Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Network Implementation Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Implementation Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) Design Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Network Design Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) Network Design Engineer
10 1 (1.43%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) Web Services
2 4 (5.71%) HTML
3 3 (4.29%) RESTful
4 2 (2.86%) HTML5
4 2 (2.86%) CSS3
4 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.86%) Spring
4 2 (2.86%) Java EE
4 2 (2.86%) jQuery
4 2 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (2.86%) CMDB
3 2 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Linux
2 11 (15.71%) Windows
3 7 (10.00%) CentOS
4 3 (4.29%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.86%) CoreOS
5 2 (2.86%) UNIX
6 1 (1.43%) SUSE
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) Load Balancing
2 13 (18.57%) ITIL
2 13 (18.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (15.71%) BCP
3 11 (15.71%) Business Continuity
3 11 (15.71%) Business Continuity Planning
3 11 (15.71%) Mentoring
3 11 (15.71%) Coaching
4 9 (12.86%) Project Management
5 7 (10.00%) DevOps
6 5 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.29%) Change Management
8 3 (4.29%) Migration
8 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.86%) Analytics
9 2 (2.86%) User Stories
9 2 (2.86%) BDD
9 2 (2.86%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) C++
1 4 (5.71%) Java
1 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
1 4 (5.71%) PHP
1 4 (5.71%) Python
1 4 (5.71%) Scala
2 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.86%) R
2 2 (2.86%) Go
2 2 (2.86%) C#
2 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.86%) Ruby
2 2 (2.86%) Groovy
2 2 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (75.71%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (47.14%) HP ASE
3 18 (25.71%) CCNP
4 14 (20.00%) CCSA
4 14 (20.00%) CCSE
5 9 (12.86%) CCDA
5 9 (12.86%) CCDP
6 6 (8.57%) CCNA
7 5 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.29%) CCIE
9 2 (2.86%) Degree
10 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.43%) MCITP
10 1 (1.43%) MCSE
10 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.86%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.86%) Docker
3 2 (2.86%) HDFS
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Nagios
2 2 (2.86%) ZABBIX
2 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.86%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.86%) Ansible
2 2 (2.86%) Salt
2 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 58 (82.86%) Cisco
2 53 (75.71%) CheckPoint
3 42 (60.00%) F5
4 33 (47.14%) Huawei
4 33 (47.14%) HP
5 8 (11.43%) VMware
6 7 (10.00%) Dell
6 7 (10.00%) Sophos
7 5 (7.14%) Juniper
7 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.29%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.86%) Akamai
9 2 (2.86%) Splunk
9 2 (2.86%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.86%) New Relic
9 2 (2.86%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.86%) QNAP
9 2 (2.86%) Google
9 2 (2.86%) Oracle