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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 142 145 141
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 28 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.78% 0.82% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.98% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 8
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
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
3189 2867 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.05% 84.03% 82.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2549 2261 1870
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,000
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 6 March 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 32 (76.19%) Firewall
2 29 (69.05%) Cisco
3 26 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (57.14%) WAN
5 23 (54.76%) LAN
6 21 (50.00%) Windows
6 21 (50.00%) CCNP
7 20 (47.62%) Linux
8 19 (45.24%) MPLS
9 18 (42.86%) BGP
10 17 (40.48%) CheckPoint
10 17 (40.48%) Load Balancing
11 16 (38.10%) VMware
12 15 (35.71%) Network Security
12 15 (35.71%) OSPF
13 14 (33.33%) SSL
13 14 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (30.95%) DNS
15 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
16 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (26.19%) Web Services
16 11 (26.19%) Project Management
16 11 (26.19%) CCNA
16 11 (26.19%) SAN
16 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
17 10 (23.81%) Clustering
17 10 (23.81%) Business Continuity
17 10 (23.81%) Dell
17 10 (23.81%) ITIL
17 10 (23.81%) Ethernet

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) Apache
2 7 (16.67%) nginx
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 32 (76.19%) Firewall
2 24 (57.14%) WAN
3 23 (54.76%) LAN
4 19 (45.24%) MPLS
5 18 (42.86%) BGP
6 15 (35.71%) OSPF
6 15 (35.71%) Network Security
7 14 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (33.33%) SSL
8 13 (30.95%) DNS
9 11 (26.19%) SAN
10 10 (23.81%) Ethernet
11 9 (21.43%) VPN
11 9 (21.43%) IPsec
12 8 (19.05%) VPLS
12 8 (19.05%) DMVPN
12 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
12 8 (19.05%) EIGRP
13 6 (14.29%) PBX
13 6 (14.29%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.38%) SimpleDB
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Architect
2 15 (35.71%) Network Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) Network Architect
4 11 (26.19%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Network Support
5 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Network Design Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) CMDB
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Linux
3 10 (23.81%) CentOS
4 9 (21.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Load Balancing
2 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 11 (26.19%) Project Management
4 10 (23.81%) ITIL
4 10 (23.81%) Business Continuity
5 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (19.05%) BCP
6 8 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (16.67%) High Availability
7 7 (16.67%) Coaching
7 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.90%) TOGAF
8 5 (11.90%) DevOps
9 4 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (9.52%) Network Architecture
9 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (7.14%) Migration
11 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.76%) Change Management
12 1 (2.38%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) PHP
2 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.38%) Ruby
3 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (50.00%) CCNP
3 11 (26.19%) CCNA
4 9 (21.43%) CCDA
4 9 (21.43%) CCDP
4 9 (21.43%) CCSA
4 9 (21.43%) CCSE
5 7 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (16.67%) VCP5
5 7 (16.67%) CISSP
5 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (16.67%) MCSE
5 7 (16.67%) MCSA
6 5 (11.90%) HP ASE
7 2 (4.76%) VCAP
8 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) Terminal Services
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Cisco
2 17 (40.48%) CheckPoint
3 16 (38.10%) VMware
4 10 (23.81%) Dell
5 8 (19.05%) Sophos
5 8 (19.05%) F5
6 6 (14.29%) Akamai
7 5 (11.90%) Huawei
7 5 (11.90%) HP
8 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.76%) Nortel
8 2 (4.76%) Avaya
8 2 (4.76%) NetApp
8 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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