The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 107 52 100
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +48
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 35 100 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.56% 4.19% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 5.43% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 71 32
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +7.36%
Network Design
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1839 1841 1598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.77% 77.06% 71.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1270 1269
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Design
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Reading

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Reading region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (53.62%) Firewall
2 36 (52.17%) Cisco
3 32 (46.38%) Telecoms
4 28 (40.58%) MPLS
5 22 (31.88%) Juniper
6 20 (28.99%) LAN
7 19 (27.54%) DNS
8 17 (24.64%) TCP/IP
8 17 (24.64%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (24.64%) F5
9 15 (21.74%) Network Security
9 15 (21.74%) CCNP
9 15 (21.74%) VoIP
9 15 (21.74%) IPsec
10 14 (20.29%) Finance
10 14 (20.29%) VPN
10 14 (20.29%) Product Management
11 13 (18.84%) Marketing
11 13 (18.84%) BGP
12 12 (17.39%) DSLAM
12 12 (17.39%) SMTP
12 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
12 12 (17.39%) xDSL
12 12 (17.39%) Capacity Management
13 11 (15.94%) Ethernet
13 11 (15.94%) PSTN
13 11 (15.94%) UNIX
13 11 (15.94%) Validation
13 11 (15.94%) OSPF
13 11 (15.94%) Service Management

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (4.35%) Lync
2 2 (2.90%) CMS
2 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Office
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (53.62%) Firewall
2 28 (40.58%) MPLS
3 20 (28.99%) LAN
4 19 (27.54%) DNS
5 17 (24.64%) TCP/IP
6 15 (21.74%) VoIP
6 15 (21.74%) IPsec
6 15 (21.74%) Network Security
7 14 (20.29%) VPN
8 13 (18.84%) BGP
9 12 (17.39%) DSLAM
9 12 (17.39%) SMTP
9 12 (17.39%) xDSL
10 11 (15.94%) Ethernet
10 11 (15.94%) PSTN
10 11 (15.94%) DOCSIS
10 11 (15.94%) OSPF
11 10 (14.49%) SNMP
12 8 (11.59%) WLAN
12 8 (11.59%) WAN
General
1 32 (46.38%) Telecoms
2 14 (20.29%) Finance
3 13 (18.84%) Marketing
4 10 (14.49%) Front Office
4 10 (14.49%) Back Office
5 5 (7.25%) Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (18.84%) Network Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Product Manager
3 10 (14.49%) Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Network Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) Back Office Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Team Leader
7 4 (5.80%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.80%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Solution Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Design Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Network Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Cisco Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 1 (1.45%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Web Services
2 3 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (1.45%) jQuery
3 1 (1.45%) HTML5
3 1 (1.45%) REST
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Statistics
1 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) RMADS
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Handset
4 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) UNIX
2 10 (14.49%) Windows
3 7 (10.14%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) Product Management
2 12 (17.39%) Capacity Management
3 11 (15.94%) Service Management
3 11 (15.94%) Validation
4 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
4 10 (14.49%) Fault Management
5 9 (13.04%) Load Balancing
5 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 9 (13.04%) Network Management
6 6 (8.70%) People Management
6 6 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.70%) ITIL
7 5 (7.25%) Cyber Security
8 4 (5.80%) Information Assurance
8 4 (5.80%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (4.35%) Information Security
9 3 (4.35%) Security Management
9 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.35%) Test Management
9 3 (4.35%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) Perl
2 5 (7.25%) Python
3 2 (2.90%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) C++
4 1 (1.45%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.45%) VBScript
4 1 (1.45%) VB
4 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (21.74%) CCNP
3 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
4 10 (14.49%) Degree
4 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.25%) CCDP
5 5 (7.25%) CCNA
6 3 (4.35%) CCIE
6 3 (4.35%) CCSP
6 3 (4.35%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.90%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.90%) JNCIE
7 2 (2.90%) CCDA
7 2 (2.90%) CCSA
7 2 (2.90%) CCSE
7 2 (2.90%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.45%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Nagios
2 4 (5.80%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.90%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.90%) HP NNM
4 1 (1.45%) WSUS
4 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (52.17%) Cisco
2 22 (31.88%) Juniper
3 17 (24.64%) F5
4 10 (14.49%) HP
5 9 (13.04%) Huawei
6 6 (8.70%) Avaya
6 6 (8.70%) VMware
6 6 (8.70%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.25%) Ericsson
7 5 (7.25%) Nokia
7 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.25%) BT
7 5 (7.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 3 (4.35%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.45%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.45%) Polycom
9 1 (1.45%) Veeam
9 1 (1.45%) Dell
9 1 (1.45%) Symantec
9 1 (1.45%) Sophos
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