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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 151 179 184
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +5
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 26 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.46% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 13
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
2929 3282 3348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.76% 83.30% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2415 2688 2856
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 4 May 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Manchester

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 27 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (57.50%) Firewall
3 22 (55.00%) CCNP
4 19 (47.50%) Cisco
5 18 (45.00%) CCNA
5 18 (45.00%) WAN
6 15 (37.50%) Degree
7 14 (35.00%) MPLS
8 13 (32.50%) BGP
8 13 (32.50%) Finance
9 12 (30.00%) CCDA
9 12 (30.00%) Network Security
10 11 (27.50%) Cash Management
10 11 (27.50%) CISSP
11 10 (25.00%) ITIL
12 9 (22.50%) Windows
12 9 (22.50%) LAN
12 9 (22.50%) SLA
13 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
14 6 (15.00%) Wireless
14 6 (15.00%) Project Management
14 6 (15.00%) Juniper
14 6 (15.00%) Rackspace
15 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
16 4 (10.00%) Business Development
16 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
16 4 (10.00%) F5
16 4 (10.00%) Network Architecture
16 4 (10.00%) VMware
16 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 23 (57.50%) Firewall
2 18 (45.00%) WAN
3 14 (35.00%) MPLS
4 13 (32.50%) BGP
5 12 (30.00%) Network Security
6 9 (22.50%) LAN
7 6 (15.00%) Wireless
8 3 (7.50%) Internet
9 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
9 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (5.00%) TACACS
10 1 (2.50%) Megaco
10 1 (2.50%) H.323
10 1 (2.50%) IPsec
10 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.50%) Broadband
10 1 (2.50%) IKE
10 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.50%) VPN
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Security Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Design Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Network Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Network Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Security Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Debian
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Cash Management
2 10 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 4 (10.00%) Business Development
4 4 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.50%) Change Management
5 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.00%) Information Security
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.50%) Change Control
7 1 (2.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.00%) Perl
1 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (55.00%) CCNP
3 18 (45.00%) CCNA
4 15 (37.50%) Degree
5 12 (30.00%) CCDA
6 11 (27.50%) CISSP
7 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (7.50%) CCIE
10 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (2.50%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Cisco
2 6 (15.00%) Juniper
2 6 (15.00%) Rackspace
3 4 (10.00%) F5
3 4 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) HP
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) 3PAR
5 2 (5.00%) Symantec
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.50%) Sonus
6 1 (2.50%) Acme Packet