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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
England / North West
Rank 184 197 217
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 64 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 0.67% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.76% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 33
Median salary £41,000 £95,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-56.84% +111.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,338 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £69,700
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.91% -3.80%

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
5426 4896 6113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.07% 88.06% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4516 4071 5126
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -21 44 £51,000 -46.31% 4
Lancashire - 12 £41,000 - 1
Cheshire +22 7 £75,000 -
Cumbria - 1 £30,000 - 1
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 63 (67.74%) Cisco
2 47 (50.54%) WAN
2 47 (50.54%) Firewall
3 44 (47.31%) CCNP
3 44 (47.31%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (43.01%) LAN
5 33 (35.48%) MPLS
6 31 (33.33%) BGP
7 30 (32.26%) OSPF
8 29 (31.18%) DNS
9 28 (30.11%) Network Management
10 26 (27.96%) Network Security
11 25 (26.88%) Juniper
12 24 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (24.73%) Data Centre
14 21 (22.58%) Wireless
15 20 (21.51%) JNCIP
16 18 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
16 18 (19.35%) Configuration Management
17 17 (18.28%) DHCP
18 16 (17.20%) SQL
18 16 (17.20%) Fortinet
18 16 (17.20%) Cisco IOS
19 15 (16.13%) Active Directory
20 14 (15.05%) Telecoms
21 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
21 13 (13.98%) Finance
21 13 (13.98%) Risk Assessment
21 13 (13.98%) Internet
21 13 (13.98%) TCP/IP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.30%) Smallworld
2 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Office 365
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (50.54%) Firewall
1 47 (50.54%) WAN
2 40 (43.01%) LAN
3 33 (35.48%) MPLS
4 31 (33.33%) BGP
5 30 (32.26%) OSPF
6 29 (31.18%) DNS
7 26 (27.96%) Network Security
8 21 (22.58%) Wireless
9 18 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (18.28%) DHCP
11 16 (17.20%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (13.98%) Internet
12 13 (13.98%) TCP/IP
13 12 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (12.90%) DMVPN
13 12 (12.90%) EIGRP
13 12 (12.90%) SNA
14 11 (11.83%) NetScaler
14 11 (11.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) GIS
1 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (15.05%) Telecoms
2 13 (13.98%) Finance
3 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (49.46%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.05%) Lead Network Engineer
3 11 (11.83%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (11.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (11.83%) Consultant
3 11 (11.83%) Network Consultant
3 11 (11.83%) Network Design Consultant
4 10 (10.75%) Designer
4 10 (10.75%) Network Designer
5 8 (8.60%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Design Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) GIS Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) .NET
1 5 (5.38%) CSS
1 5 (5.38%) HTML
1 5 (5.38%) WinForms
2 2 (2.15%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (24.73%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.30%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Linux
2 6 (6.45%) Windows
3 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.15%) Unix
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Network Management
2 18 (19.35%) Configuration Management
3 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
3 13 (13.98%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (12.90%) High Availability
5 11 (11.83%) Change Management
5 11 (11.83%) Load Balancing
5 11 (11.83%) Network Planning
6 8 (8.60%) Project Management
7 7 (7.53%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (7.53%) Network Optimisation
8 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.30%) Integration Testing
9 4 (4.30%) Presales
9 4 (4.30%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.30%) Spatial Analysis
9 4 (4.30%) Visualisation
10 3 (3.23%) DevOps
11 2 (2.15%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.20%) SQL
2 8 (8.60%) Perl
2 8 (8.60%) Python
3 7 (7.53%) PHP
4 5 (5.38%) C#
4 5 (5.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.38%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.30%) Java
5 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (47.31%) CCNP
1 44 (47.31%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (21.51%) JNCIP
3 13 (13.98%) CCIE
4 10 (10.75%) CCNA
5 4 (4.30%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) Nagios
1 12 (12.90%) OpenNMS
2 8 (8.60%) Puppet
3 7 (7.53%) RANCID
3 7 (7.53%) SCCM
4 1 (1.08%) Ansible
4 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (67.74%) Cisco
2 25 (26.88%) Juniper
3 16 (17.20%) Fortinet
4 12 (12.90%) CheckPoint
4 12 (12.90%) Ericsson
4 12 (12.90%) F5
4 12 (12.90%) ZyXEL
5 11 (11.83%) SolarWinds
6 10 (10.75%) Brocade
6 10 (10.75%) Foundry
6 10 (10.75%) Huawei
7 6 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.45%) VMware
8 5 (5.38%) Aruba
8 5 (5.38%) Meraki
9 4 (4.30%) Draytek
9 4 (4.30%) HP
9 4 (4.30%) SonicWALL
9 4 (4.30%) Veeam
10 1 (1.08%) Palo Alto
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