The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 170 175 171
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 18 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.39% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.46% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 11
Average salary £70,000 £54,250 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3405 3457 3059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.77% 83.97% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2842 2784 2636
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Design
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Manchester

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Manchester

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 28 (82.35%) WAN
2 26 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (67.65%) LAN
3 23 (67.65%) Cisco
4 16 (47.06%) Firewall
4 16 (47.06%) Data Centre
5 15 (44.12%) Wireless
6 14 (41.18%) Load Balancing
6 14 (41.18%) HP
7 13 (38.24%) CCNA
7 13 (38.24%) Windows
7 13 (38.24%) Degree
8 11 (32.35%) CISSP
8 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
8 11 (32.35%) Network Security
8 11 (32.35%) Cash Management
8 11 (32.35%) F5
9 10 (29.41%) HP ASE
9 10 (29.41%) Wireless Security
9 10 (29.41%) Huawei
9 10 (29.41%) CCNP
10 9 (26.47%) ITIL
11 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (23.53%) VMware
12 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
13 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
13 6 (17.65%) Rackspace
14 5 (14.71%) Finance
14 5 (14.71%) Linux
14 5 (14.71%) SAN

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.76%) OpenStack
1 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 28 (82.35%) WAN
2 23 (67.65%) LAN
3 16 (47.06%) Firewall
4 15 (44.12%) Wireless
5 11 (32.35%) Network Security
6 10 (29.41%) Wireless Security
7 5 (14.71%) SAN
8 4 (11.76%) Internet
8 4 (11.76%) VPN
9 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
9 2 (5.88%) TACACS
9 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
9 2 (5.88%) MPLS
9 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.94%) DMVPN
10 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.94%) OSPF
10 1 (2.94%) BGP
10 1 (2.94%) EIGRP
10 1 (2.94%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Network Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Architect
3 11 (32.35%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Security Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Network Architect
4 10 (29.41%) Cisco Architect
4 10 (29.41%) Network Design Architect
5 8 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (11.76%) Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Design Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Network Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Storage Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Debian
3 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Load Balancing
2 11 (32.35%) Cash Management
3 9 (26.47%) ITIL
4 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Open Source
7 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) Security Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 13 (38.24%) CCNA
3 11 (32.35%) CISSP
4 10 (29.41%) CCNP
4 10 (29.41%) HP ASE
5 3 (8.82%) CCIE
6 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.76%) pfSense
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) ARCserve
1 4 (11.76%) SCVMM
1 4 (11.76%) ZABBIX
2 2 (5.88%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco
2 14 (41.18%) HP
3 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
3 11 (32.35%) F5
4 10 (29.41%) Huawei
5 8 (23.53%) VMware
6 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 6 (17.65%) Rackspace
8 4 (11.76%) WatchGuard
8 4 (11.76%) Citrix
9 3 (8.82%) 3PAR
10 2 (5.88%) Symantec
11 1 (2.94%) Juniper
11 1 (2.94%) Dell
11 1 (2.94%) ProCurve
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago