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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 69 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 6 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.81% 0.19% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.23% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -9.35%
Network Design
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
555 443 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 74.70% 82.96% 80.62%
Number of salaries quoted 445 379 402
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 Sheffield

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Network Design
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Sheffield

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) BGP
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
5 6 (60.00%) Juniper
5 6 (60.00%) CCIE
5 6 (60.00%) CCNP
6 5 (50.00%) CCIP
6 5 (50.00%) CCDP
6 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
6 5 (50.00%) Redback
6 5 (50.00%) JNCIE
6 5 (50.00%) VPLS
7 4 (40.00%) Network Management
7 4 (40.00%) Wireless
7 4 (40.00%) LAN
7 4 (40.00%) WLAN
8 3 (30.00%) WAN
8 3 (30.00%) RIP
8 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (30.00%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (30.00%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) BGP
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) VPLS
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WLAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) RIP
6 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (10.00%) Junos
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 5 (50.00%) IP Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCIE
2 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) CCIP
3 5 (50.00%) CCDP
3 5 (50.00%) JNCIE
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) Redback
4 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) AirMagnet