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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
England / North West
Rank 196 202 220
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 53 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.90% 0.66% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.76% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 34
Median salary £41,000 £41,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% -36.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £40,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%

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
5211 4880 5917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.91% 87.33% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4379 4056 5066
Median salary £42,500 £42,469 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.07% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -22 31 £51,000 +21.42% 2
Lancashire - 13 £41,000 -
Cheshire - 6 £75,000 - 1
Cumbria +6 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 60 (73.17%) Cisco
2 48 (58.54%) Firewall
3 39 (47.56%) CCNP
3 39 (47.56%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (46.34%) WAN
5 34 (41.46%) LAN
6 28 (34.15%) MPLS
6 28 (34.15%) BGP
7 27 (32.93%) OSPF
7 27 (32.93%) Network Management
8 26 (31.71%) Juniper
8 26 (31.71%) DNS
9 21 (25.61%) Wireless
9 21 (25.61%) Network Security
10 19 (23.17%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (21.95%) JNCIP
11 18 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (20.73%) Data Centre
13 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
14 15 (18.29%) Configuration Management
15 14 (17.07%) Ericsson
15 14 (17.07%) Active Directory
15 14 (17.07%) DHCP
15 14 (17.07%) SQL
15 14 (17.07%) ZyXEL
16 13 (15.85%) Cisco IOS
16 13 (15.85%) Fortinet
16 13 (15.85%) Internet
17 12 (14.63%) Nagios
17 12 (14.63%) Huawei

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 5 (6.10%) Smallworld
2 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Office 365
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (58.54%) Firewall
2 38 (46.34%) WAN
3 34 (41.46%) LAN
4 28 (34.15%) BGP
4 28 (34.15%) MPLS
5 27 (32.93%) OSPF
6 26 (31.71%) DNS
7 21 (25.61%) Network Security
7 21 (25.61%) Wireless
8 19 (23.17%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (17.07%) DHCP
10 13 (15.85%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (15.85%) Internet
11 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
12 10 (12.20%) WLAN
13 9 (10.98%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (10.98%) DMVPN
13 9 (10.98%) EIGRP
13 9 (10.98%) SNA
13 9 (10.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) GIS
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (53.66%) Network Engineer
2 12 (14.63%) Lead Network Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Designer
4 9 (10.98%) Network Designer
5 8 (9.76%) Consultant
5 8 (9.76%) Network Consultant
5 8 (9.76%) Network Design Consultant
6 7 (8.54%) WLAN Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) GIS Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Juniper Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Telecoms Manager
8 5 (6.10%) WAN Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) .NET
1 3 (3.66%) CSS
1 3 (3.66%) HTML
1 3 (3.66%) WinForms
2 2 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (20.73%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.44%) Cybercrime
3 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.22%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Windows
2 6 (7.32%) Linux
3 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.66%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Network Management
2 15 (18.29%) Configuration Management
3 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
3 11 (13.41%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (10.98%) Change Management
4 9 (10.98%) High Availability
4 9 (10.98%) Network Planning
5 8 (9.76%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.32%) Project Management
7 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.10%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (6.10%) Network Optimisation
7 5 (6.10%) Spatial Analysis
8 4 (4.88%) Presales
9 2 (2.44%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (2.44%) DevOps
9 2 (2.44%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.44%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.44%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) SQL
2 7 (8.54%) Perl
2 7 (8.54%) PHP
2 7 (8.54%) Python
3 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.66%) C#
4 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.66%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (47.56%) CCNP
1 39 (47.56%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (21.95%) JNCIP
3 10 (12.20%) CCIE
4 8 (9.76%) CCNA
5 3 (3.66%) Degree
6 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.22%) CEH
7 1 (1.22%) CISSP
7 1 (1.22%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.22%) MCSE
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) Nagios
1 12 (14.63%) OpenNMS
2 7 (8.54%) Puppet
2 7 (8.54%) RANCID
2 7 (8.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (73.17%) Cisco
2 26 (31.71%) Juniper
3 14 (17.07%) Ericsson
3 14 (17.07%) ZyXEL
4 13 (15.85%) Fortinet
5 12 (14.63%) Brocade
5 12 (14.63%) Foundry
5 12 (14.63%) Huawei
6 10 (12.20%) CheckPoint
7 9 (10.98%) F5
8 8 (9.76%) Aruba
8 8 (9.76%) Meraki
8 8 (9.76%) SolarWinds
9 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.32%) VMware
10 4 (4.88%) Draytek
10 4 (4.88%) HP
10 4 (4.88%) SonicWALL
10 4 (4.88%) Veeam
11 2 (2.44%) Palo Alto
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