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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 99 76 92
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 40 64 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.81% 2.58% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 3.34% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23 57 44
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
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
1798 1914 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.43% 77.05% 74.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1327 1305
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 43 (58.90%) Cisco
2 41 (56.16%) Firewall
3 28 (38.36%) Telecoms
4 27 (36.99%) TCP/IP
5 23 (31.51%) VPN
6 22 (30.14%) DNS
6 22 (30.14%) Data Centre
7 21 (28.77%) Juniper
8 20 (27.40%) MPLS
8 20 (27.40%) Finance
9 18 (24.66%) LAN
10 17 (23.29%) VoIP
10 17 (23.29%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (20.55%) CCNP
11 15 (20.55%) SMTP
11 15 (20.55%) IPsec
11 15 (20.55%) Network Security
11 15 (20.55%) Capacity Management
12 14 (19.18%) F5
12 14 (19.18%) Validation
13 13 (17.81%) Front Office
13 13 (17.81%) Back Office
13 13 (17.81%) BGP
13 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
13 13 (17.81%) Statistics
13 13 (17.81%) Fault Management
14 12 (16.44%) SNMP
15 11 (15.07%) OSPF
15 11 (15.07%) CheckPoint
15 11 (15.07%) Marketing

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (56.16%) Firewall
2 27 (36.99%) TCP/IP
3 23 (31.51%) VPN
4 22 (30.14%) DNS
5 20 (27.40%) MPLS
6 18 (24.66%) LAN
7 17 (23.29%) VoIP
8 15 (20.55%) SMTP
8 15 (20.55%) IPsec
8 15 (20.55%) Network Security
9 13 (17.81%) BGP
10 12 (16.44%) SNMP
11 11 (15.07%) OSPF
12 10 (13.70%) SSL
13 9 (12.33%) WLAN
13 9 (12.33%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (12.33%) Diameter Protocol
14 8 (10.96%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (10.96%) WAN
15 7 (9.59%) Broadband
General
1 28 (38.36%) Telecoms
2 20 (27.40%) Finance
3 13 (17.81%) Front Office
3 13 (17.81%) Back Office
4 11 (15.07%) Marketing
5 8 (10.96%) Multimedia
6 5 (6.85%) Banking
7 2 (2.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Network Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Design Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Network Design Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Back Office Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Architect
4 8 (10.96%) Network Architect
5 7 (9.59%) Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) Product Manager
7 5 (6.85%) Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Solution Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Team Leader
9 3 (4.11%) Implementation Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Network Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Network Design Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Network Implementation Consultant
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Network Engineer
11 1 (1.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) Web Services
2 3 (4.11%) SOAP
3 1 (1.37%) jQuery
3 1 (1.37%) HTML5
3 1 (1.37%) REST
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) .NET
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.81%) Statistics
3 4 (5.48%) RMADS
4 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Handset
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) UNIX
2 9 (12.33%) Windows
3 7 (9.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Capacity Management
2 14 (19.18%) Validation
3 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
3 13 (17.81%) Fault Management
4 10 (13.70%) Network Management
5 9 (12.33%) Problem Management
5 9 (12.33%) Change Management
6 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
6 7 (9.59%) Load Balancing
6 7 (9.59%) Product Management
7 6 (8.22%) ITIL
7 6 (8.22%) People Management
8 5 (6.85%) Cyber Security
8 5 (6.85%) Service Management
9 4 (5.48%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (5.48%) Information Assurance
10 3 (4.11%) Server Hardening
10 3 (4.11%) SDLC
10 3 (4.11%) SIEM
10 3 (4.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) Perl
2 5 (6.85%) Python
3 2 (2.74%) C#
4 1 (1.37%) C++
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.37%) SQL
4 1 (1.37%) VB
4 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (20.55%) CCNP
3 11 (15.07%) Degree
4 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.48%) CCIE
7 3 (4.11%) CCSP
7 3 (4.11%) CCDP
7 3 (4.11%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.74%) CCNA
8 2 (2.74%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (2.74%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Nagios
1 4 (5.48%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.74%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.74%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 43 (58.90%) Cisco
2 21 (28.77%) Juniper
3 14 (19.18%) F5
4 11 (15.07%) CheckPoint
5 10 (13.70%) HP
5 10 (13.70%) Blue Coat
6 9 (12.33%) Huawei
7 5 (6.85%) VMware
7 5 (6.85%) Avaya
8 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.74%) BT
9 2 (2.74%) Ericsson
9 2 (2.74%) Nokia
9 2 (2.74%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (1.37%) Acme Packet
10 1 (1.37%) Polycom
10 1 (1.37%) BroadSoft
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago