The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 205 222 229
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 33 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.29% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 21
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +23.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £51,150 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Network Design
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Design
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Network Design Salary Trend in the North West

Network Design
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in the North West

Network Design
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +24 17 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Cheshire +10 14 £52,500 +7.69% 5
Merseyside +7 1 £37,500 -26.47% 1
Cumbria - 1 £27,000 - 1
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 36 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
1 36 (47.37%) Firewall
2 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 30 (39.47%) Windows
3 29 (38.16%) CCNP
4 28 (36.84%) Cisco
5 24 (31.58%) CCNA
6 21 (27.63%) WAN
6 21 (27.63%) Network Security
7 17 (22.37%) UNIX
8 16 (21.05%) MPLS
8 16 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (19.74%) Degree
10 14 (18.42%) Risk Assessment
10 14 (18.42%) BGP
10 14 (18.42%) Web Services
11 13 (17.11%) LAN
11 13 (17.11%) Information Security
11 13 (17.11%) CISSP
12 12 (15.79%) Wireless
12 12 (15.79%) ITIL
12 12 (15.79%) CCDA
13 11 (14.47%) HP
13 11 (14.47%) Security Management
13 11 (14.47%) Risk Management
13 11 (14.47%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (14.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 11 (14.47%) Security Testing
13 11 (14.47%) PCI DSS
13 11 (14.47%) Cash Management

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (6.58%) Lync
2 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (47.37%) Firewall
2 21 (27.63%) WAN
2 21 (27.63%) Network Security
3 16 (21.05%) MPLS
4 14 (18.42%) BGP
5 13 (17.11%) LAN
6 12 (15.79%) Wireless
7 9 (11.84%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (7.89%) VPN
9 5 (6.58%) OSPF
10 4 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (3.95%) NetScaler
11 3 (3.95%) Internet
12 2 (2.63%) VLAN
12 2 (2.63%) TACACS
12 2 (2.63%) Broadband
12 2 (2.63%) DHCP
12 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
12 2 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) Data Mining
1 6 (7.89%) Big Data
General
1 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Network Engineer
2 27 (35.53%) Security Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Network Design Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Design Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Security Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Monitoring Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Engineering Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Security Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) Web Services
2 3 (3.95%) .NET
3 1 (1.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.63%) Thin Client
1 2 (2.63%) Fat Client
1 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.32%) Celerra
2 1 (1.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (39.47%) Windows
2 17 (22.37%) UNIX
3 8 (10.53%) Linux
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) AIX
5 2 (2.63%) CentOS
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (18.42%) Risk Assessment
3 13 (17.11%) Information Security
4 12 (15.79%) ITIL
5 11 (14.47%) Security Management
5 11 (14.47%) Risk Management
5 11 (14.47%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (14.47%) Security Testing
5 11 (14.47%) Cash Management
5 11 (14.47%) Security Architecture
6 6 (7.89%) Project Management
6 6 (7.89%) Network Architecture
6 6 (7.89%) SIEM
6 6 (7.89%) Anomaly Detection
7 5 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.26%) Migration
8 4 (5.26%) Business Development
8 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.26%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) Java
1 3 (3.95%) SQL
2 2 (2.63%) Perl
2 2 (2.63%) Python
2 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (38.16%) CCNP
3 24 (31.58%) CCNA
4 15 (19.74%) Degree
5 13 (17.11%) CISSP
6 12 (15.79%) CCDA
7 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.26%) CCDP
7 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.95%) MCSE
8 3 (3.95%) CCIE
9 2 (2.63%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (2.63%) MCITP
9 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.63%) RHCE
9 2 (2.63%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.63%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (14.47%) PCI DSS
2 9 (11.84%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Snort
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) vSphere
4 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Cisco
2 11 (14.47%) HP
3 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.53%) VMware
5 7 (9.21%) Juniper
5 7 (9.21%) Sourcefire
6 6 (7.89%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.89%) Rackspace
7 5 (6.58%) Citrix
8 4 (5.26%) F5
9 3 (3.95%) 3PAR
9 3 (3.95%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.63%) Symantec
10 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.32%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.32%) IBM
11 1 (1.32%) Avaya
11 1 (1.32%) EMC
11 1 (1.32%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.32%) BT
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