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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 195 214 229
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 47 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.51% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 23 23
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
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
5622 5463 5712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.14% 83.00% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4659 4503 4723
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 5 March 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 5 March 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
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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 -3 22 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Cheshire -7 21 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Lancashire - 4 £37,000 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 40 (50.63%) Finance
2 32 (40.51%) Cisco
3 29 (36.71%) Firewall
4 27 (34.18%) Windows
5 26 (32.91%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (30.38%) CCNP
7 23 (29.11%) UNIX
8 21 (26.58%) Penetration Testing
9 19 (24.05%) Information Security
10 18 (22.78%) ITIL
11 16 (20.25%) Wireless
11 16 (20.25%) MPLS
11 16 (20.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 14 (17.72%) BGP
13 13 (16.46%) Juniper
13 13 (16.46%) CCNA
13 13 (16.46%) CCDA
14 11 (13.92%) Linux
14 11 (13.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 11 (13.92%) Banking
15 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
15 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
15 10 (12.66%) F5
16 9 (11.39%) Security Architecture
16 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
16 9 (11.39%) Project Management
16 9 (11.39%) SLA
17 8 (10.13%) Risk Assessment
17 8 (10.13%) Security Management
17 8 (10.13%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (6.33%) Lync
2 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
1 1 (1.27%) PaaS
1 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (36.71%) Firewall
2 16 (20.25%) Wireless
2 16 (20.25%) MPLS
3 14 (17.72%) BGP
4 8 (10.13%) WAN
5 7 (8.86%) Network Security
5 7 (8.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (7.59%) Internet
6 6 (7.59%) VPN
6 6 (7.59%) LAN
7 5 (6.33%) OSPF
8 4 (5.06%) Broadband
8 4 (5.06%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.80%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.80%) Ethernet
9 3 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.53%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.53%) Megaco
10 2 (2.53%) H.323
10 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) Data Mining
1 6 (7.59%) Big Data
General
1 40 (50.63%) Finance
2 11 (13.92%) Banking
3 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.86%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Network Engineer
2 17 (21.52%) Security Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) Analyst
4 10 (12.66%) Architect
5 9 (11.39%) Network Design Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Design Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Network Architect
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Network Architect
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Architect
7 6 (7.59%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
10 2 (2.53%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) Web Services
2 3 (3.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.53%) Celerra
4 1 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Windows
2 23 (29.11%) UNIX
3 11 (13.92%) Linux
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) Debian
5 2 (2.53%) AIX
5 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.53%) CentOS
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) Penetration Testing
2 19 (24.05%) Information Security
3 18 (22.78%) ITIL
4 9 (11.39%) Security Architecture
4 9 (11.39%) Project Management
5 8 (10.13%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (10.13%) Security Management
6 6 (7.59%) Risk Management
6 6 (7.59%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (7.59%) Network Architecture
6 6 (7.59%) SIEM
6 6 (7.59%) Anomaly Detection
7 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.33%) Security Testing
7 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.33%) Change Management
7 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.33%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.33%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (5.06%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.80%) Java
2 2 (2.53%) Perl
2 2 (2.53%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) Python
2 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (32.91%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (30.38%) CCNP
3 13 (16.46%) CCNA
3 13 (16.46%) CCDA
4 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
5 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
6 7 (8.86%) CCDP
7 6 (7.59%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (6.33%) Degree
9 4 (5.06%) CISSP
9 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (5.06%) MCSE
9 4 (5.06%) VCP4
10 2 (2.53%) MCITP
10 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.53%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (2.53%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (2.53%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (2.53%) RHCE
10 2 (2.53%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (13.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 9 (11.39%) SLA
4 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Snort
2 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Cacti
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
1 1 (1.27%) nmon
Vendors
1 32 (40.51%) Cisco
2 13 (16.46%) Juniper
3 10 (12.66%) F5
4 8 (10.13%) HP
5 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.86%) Sourcefire
6 6 (7.59%) CheckPoint
7 5 (6.33%) Citrix
7 5 (6.33%) VMware
8 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.80%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.53%) Avaya
10 2 (2.53%) EMC
10 2 (2.53%) IBM
10 2 (2.53%) Sonus
10 2 (2.53%) Acme Packet
11 1 (1.27%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.27%) Fortinet
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