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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 187 223 234
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 52 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 0.45% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.55% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 46 23 20
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
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
5433 5856 5892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.83% 82.49% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4331 4729 4868
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 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +21 28 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Cheshire +21 21 £52,500 +5.00%
Lancashire - 3 £37,000 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (45.12%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (43.90%) Finance
3 35 (42.68%) Windows
4 33 (40.24%) Firewall
5 31 (37.80%) CCNP
6 29 (35.37%) Cisco
7 25 (30.49%) CCNA
8 23 (28.05%) UNIX
9 22 (26.83%) Penetration Testing
10 20 (24.39%) WAN
11 19 (23.17%) Information Security
11 19 (23.17%) Network Security
12 17 (20.73%) Degree
12 17 (20.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 16 (19.51%) MPLS
14 14 (17.07%) BGP
14 14 (17.07%) Web Services
14 14 (17.07%) Risk Assessment
15 13 (15.85%) Security Management
15 13 (15.85%) Wireless
15 13 (15.85%) ITIL
15 13 (15.85%) CISSP
15 13 (15.85%) Security Architecture
16 12 (14.63%) CCDA
16 12 (14.63%) LAN
16 12 (14.63%) Risk Management
17 11 (13.41%) Cash Management
17 11 (13.41%) Security Testing
17 11 (13.41%) Requirements Analysis
17 11 (13.41%) PCI DSS

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.10%) Lync
2 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (40.24%) Firewall
2 20 (24.39%) WAN
3 19 (23.17%) Network Security
4 16 (19.51%) MPLS
5 14 (17.07%) BGP
6 13 (15.85%) Wireless
7 12 (14.63%) LAN
8 7 (8.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (6.10%) OSPF
9 5 (6.10%) VPN
10 4 (4.88%) Broadband
10 4 (4.88%) Internet
10 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (3.66%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.66%) NetScaler
12 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.44%) IP Telephony
12 2 (2.44%) Unified Communications
12 2 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) Data Mining
1 6 (7.32%) Big Data
General
1 36 (43.90%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.10%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Network Engineer
2 30 (36.59%) Security Engineer
3 11 (13.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Design Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Network Design Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Security Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Security Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Network Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Monitoring Specialist
9 2 (2.44%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.07%) Web Services
2 3 (3.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.22%) PKI
3 1 (1.22%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 35 (42.68%) Windows
2 23 (28.05%) UNIX
3 10 (12.20%) Linux
4 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) CentOS
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.44%) AIX
5 2 (2.44%) Debian
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) Penetration Testing
2 19 (23.17%) Information Security
3 14 (17.07%) Risk Assessment
4 13 (15.85%) Security Architecture
4 13 (15.85%) ITIL
4 13 (15.85%) Security Management
5 12 (14.63%) Risk Management
6 11 (13.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (13.41%) Security Testing
6 11 (13.41%) Cash Management
7 10 (12.20%) Project Management
8 6 (7.32%) Network Architecture
8 6 (7.32%) SIEM
8 6 (7.32%) Anomaly Detection
9 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.88%) Change Management
10 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.88%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.88%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) Java
2 2 (2.44%) Perl
2 2 (2.44%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) Python
2 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (45.12%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (37.80%) CCNP
3 25 (30.49%) CCNA
4 17 (20.73%) Degree
5 13 (15.85%) CISSP
6 12 (14.63%) CCDA
7 6 (7.32%) CCDP
8 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.66%) MCSE
10 3 (3.66%) CCIE
10 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (2.44%) RHCE
11 2 (2.44%) A+ Certification
11 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.44%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.44%) MCITP
11 2 (2.44%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (13.41%) PCI DSS
3 9 (10.98%) SLA
4 6 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Snort
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.22%) vSphere
4 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 29 (35.37%) Cisco
2 10 (12.20%) HP
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.54%) Juniper
4 7 (8.54%) VMware
4 7 (8.54%) Sourcefire
5 6 (7.32%) CheckPoint
5 6 (7.32%) Rackspace
6 5 (6.10%) F5
6 5 (6.10%) Citrix
7 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.66%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.66%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.44%) Acme Packet
9 2 (2.44%) Symantec
9 2 (2.44%) Sonus
10 1 (1.22%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.22%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.22%) Avaya
10 1 (1.22%) EMC
Manchester
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 25 days ago