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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 237 228 217
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 24 16 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.23% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.29% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 35
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £40,400 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
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
6211 5443 5765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.83% 79.39% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5049 4615 4953
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +9 20 £57,000 +22.58% 1
Cheshire -10 3 £32,500 -42.22% 2
Merseyside +6 1 £58,000 - 1
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 22 (62.86%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) Juniper
3 15 (42.86%) Firewall
4 14 (40.00%) Finance
5 13 (37.14%) ITIL
5 13 (37.14%) WAN
6 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
6 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
6 12 (34.29%) Wireless
6 12 (34.29%) MPLS
7 11 (31.43%) LAN
8 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (25.71%) CCNP
9 9 (25.71%) F5
10 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (14.29%) Network Security
11 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (14.29%) Financial Institution
11 5 (14.29%) UNIX
11 5 (14.29%) VMware
12 4 (11.43%) Identity Management
12 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
12 4 (11.43%) Solaris
12 4 (11.43%) Linux
12 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (11.43%) CCIE
12 4 (11.43%) CCDA
12 4 (11.43%) CCDP
12 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
12 4 (11.43%) Blue Coat

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) Firewall
2 13 (37.14%) WAN
3 12 (34.29%) MPLS
3 12 (34.29%) Wireless
4 11 (31.43%) LAN
5 5 (14.29%) Network Security
6 4 (11.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
7 3 (8.57%) OSPF
7 3 (8.57%) BGP
7 3 (8.57%) VPLS
8 2 (5.71%) VLAN
8 2 (5.71%) Intranet
9 1 (2.86%) ADSL
9 1 (2.86%) VPN
9 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Military
3 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Architect
2 13 (37.14%) Network Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Network Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) jQuery
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
2 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.71%) GIS
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (11.43%) Solaris
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Identity Management
2 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
2 4 (11.43%) Content Management
2 4 (11.43%) Information Management
3 3 (8.57%) Network Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Signal Processing
4 2 (5.71%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (5.71%) Business Development
4 2 (5.71%) Communications Security
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) ITSM
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.86%) ERP
5 1 (2.86%) Web Design
5 1 (2.86%) Information Security
5 1 (2.86%) MVC
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
1 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (25.71%) CCNP
4 4 (11.43%) CCDA
4 4 (11.43%) CCDP
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) CCIE
5 3 (8.57%) JNCIA
5 3 (8.57%) JNCIE
5 3 (8.57%) CCIP
6 2 (5.71%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) Juniper
3 9 (25.71%) F5
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (11.43%) Blue Coat
5 4 (11.43%) IronPort
6 3 (8.57%) Redback
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) Aruba
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
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