The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 232 226 218
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 10 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.29% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.37% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 33
Average salary £53,750 £45,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.13% -20.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,850 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5625 5698 5693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 80.83% 77.86% 76.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4467 4855 5018
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Design
England

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 July 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 22 July 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 +3 8 £47,750 +6.70% 3
Cheshire -1 1 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Merseyside - 1 £58,000 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 28 (66.67%) Cisco
2 27 (64.29%) LAN
2 27 (64.29%) WAN
3 23 (54.76%) OSPF
3 23 (54.76%) Firewall
4 22 (52.38%) Juniper
5 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
6 19 (45.24%) BGP
7 18 (42.86%) DNS
8 17 (40.48%) Internet
8 17 (40.48%) EIGRP
8 17 (40.48%) Finance
8 17 (40.48%) Network Management
9 16 (38.10%) F5
9 16 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (38.10%) HP
10 15 (35.71%) CiscoWorks
10 15 (35.71%) IGRP
10 15 (35.71%) TACACS
10 15 (35.71%) SSL
10 15 (35.71%) HTTP
10 15 (35.71%) CCNP
10 15 (35.71%) SMTP
10 15 (35.71%) SOAP
10 15 (35.71%) LDAP
10 15 (35.71%) HP NNM
10 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
10 15 (35.71%) Load Balancing
10 15 (35.71%) Capacity Management
11 11 (26.19%) MPLS

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 27 (64.29%) LAN
1 27 (64.29%) WAN
2 23 (54.76%) OSPF
2 23 (54.76%) Firewall
3 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
4 19 (45.24%) BGP
5 18 (42.86%) DNS
6 17 (40.48%) Internet
6 17 (40.48%) EIGRP
7 15 (35.71%) IGRP
7 15 (35.71%) TACACS
7 15 (35.71%) SSL
7 15 (35.71%) HTTP
7 15 (35.71%) SMTP
7 15 (35.71%) LDAP
8 11 (26.19%) MPLS
9 9 (21.43%) Wireless
10 5 (11.90%) Network Security
10 5 (11.90%) Ethernet
11 4 (9.52%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Military
3 2 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Network Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) Firewall Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Architect
4 8 (19.05%) Network Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Security Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Transmission Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) SOAP
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) NHS
1 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
1 2 (4.76%) SCADA
1 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
1 2 (4.76%) GIS
1 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) UNIX
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Network Management
2 15 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 15 (35.71%) Capacity Management
3 6 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 4 (9.52%) Information Management
5 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) BCP
6 2 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (4.76%) Content Management
6 2 (4.76%) Business Development
6 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.76%) ITSM
6 2 (4.76%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.76%) Communications Security
6 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (4.76%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (35.71%) CCNP
3 10 (23.81%) CCIE
4 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (11.90%) CCDP
6 4 (9.52%) CCIP
6 4 (9.52%) CCNA
6 4 (9.52%) Degree
6 4 (9.52%) JNCIA
6 4 (9.52%) JNCIE
6 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) CCDA
8 2 (4.76%) CISSP
8 2 (4.76%) A+ Certification
8 2 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) MCITP
9 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.38%) MCP
9 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) CiscoWorks
1 15 (35.71%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Cisco
2 22 (52.38%) Juniper
3 16 (38.10%) F5
3 16 (38.10%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) Redback
5 3 (7.14%) VMware
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.76%) IronPort
6 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.76%) Aruba
7 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
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