The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 73 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 7 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.98% 0.22% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.28% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 8
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +20.91%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
Network Design
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 712 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.93% 78.33% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 462 628 644
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Design across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Network Design
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Design across the Oxford region.

Network Design Salary Trend in Oxford

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (81.82%) DNS
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
1 9 (81.82%) Juniper
1 9 (81.82%) OSPF
1 9 (81.82%) BGP
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Redback
2 6 (54.55%) JNCIE
2 6 (54.55%) MPLS
2 6 (54.55%) CCIE
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
2 6 (54.55%) CCIP
2 6 (54.55%) CCDP
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) Ethernet
2 6 (54.55%) VPLS
3 3 (27.27%) Cacti
3 3 (27.27%) LLU
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) SmokePing
3 3 (27.27%) RIP
3 3 (27.27%) SNMP
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Broadband
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) Nagios
3 3 (27.27%) Huawei
3 3 (27.27%) Brocade

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (18.18%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
1 9 (81.82%) OSPF
1 9 (81.82%) BGP
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) MPLS
2 6 (54.55%) Ethernet
2 6 (54.55%) VPLS
3 3 (27.27%) LLU
3 3 (27.27%) RIP
3 3 (27.27%) SNMP
3 3 (27.27%) Broadband
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) SSH
3 3 (27.27%) DSL
3 3 (27.27%) ICMP
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Design Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Network Architect
1 6 (54.55%) IP Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Pre Sales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) JNCIE
1 6 (54.55%) CCIE
1 6 (54.55%) CCNP
1 6 (54.55%) CCIP
1 6 (54.55%) CCDP
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cacti
1 3 (27.27%) SmokePing
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
1 9 (81.82%) Juniper
2 6 (54.55%) Redback
3 3 (27.27%) Huawei
3 3 (27.27%) Brocade
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Polycom