The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 302 295 276
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 142 161 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.72% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.89% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 109 136 111
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
Network Design
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17316 18024 16618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.10% 80.96% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14188 13953 13512
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 the South East

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Design
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Network Design Salary Trend in the South East

Network Design
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Design
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -12 56 £56,250 +4.65% 4
Surrey +30 48 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Hampshire +4 13 £55,000 +37.50%
Oxfordshire +3 10 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Buckinghamshire -23 10 £52,500 -7.89% 2
Sussex - 6 £40,000 -
Kent -5 4 £45,000 +36.36%
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £52,500 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 188 (63.09%) Cisco
2 163 (54.70%) Firewall
3 131 (43.96%) Cisco Certification
4 122 (40.94%) LAN
5 109 (36.58%) WAN
6 98 (32.89%) Data Centre
7 86 (28.86%) CCNP
8 83 (27.85%) Juniper
9 77 (25.84%) Cisco ASA
10 75 (25.17%) MPLS
11 69 (23.15%) TCP/IP
12 68 (22.82%) VPN
13 65 (21.81%) BGP
14 63 (21.14%) OSPF
14 63 (21.14%) Telecoms
14 63 (21.14%) F5
15 61 (20.47%) VoIP
16 56 (18.79%) DNS
17 52 (17.45%) Degree
18 47 (15.77%) VMware
18 47 (15.77%) CCIE
19 44 (14.77%) UNIX
20 43 (14.43%) Linux
20 43 (14.43%) MS Excel
21 42 (14.09%) Network Management
21 42 (14.09%) Cisco Nexus
22 41 (13.76%) Network Security
22 41 (13.76%) Security Cleared
22 41 (13.76%) Windows
23 40 (13.42%) Load Balancing

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 32 (10.74%) Lync
2 14 (4.70%) Apache
2 14 (4.70%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.36%) JBoss
4 10 (3.36%) MS Exchange
5 9 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.01%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (14.43%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (3.36%) MS Office
4 5 (1.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.36%) Office 365
2 3 (1.01%) SaaS
3 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 163 (54.70%) Firewall
2 122 (40.94%) LAN
3 109 (36.58%) WAN
4 77 (25.84%) Cisco ASA
5 75 (25.17%) MPLS
6 69 (23.15%) TCP/IP
7 68 (22.82%) VPN
8 65 (21.81%) BGP
9 63 (21.14%) OSPF
10 61 (20.47%) VoIP
11 56 (18.79%) DNS
12 42 (14.09%) Cisco Nexus
13 41 (13.76%) Network Security
14 39 (13.09%) EIGRP
15 34 (11.41%) IPsec
16 31 (10.40%) Ethernet
17 27 (9.06%) Wireless
18 26 (8.72%) Wi-Fi
19 25 (8.39%) SSL
20 24 (8.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 63 (21.14%) Telecoms
2 36 (12.08%) Finance
3 31 (10.40%) Electronics
4 19 (6.38%) Manufacturing
5 18 (6.04%) Retail
6 16 (5.37%) Banking
7 14 (4.70%) Back Office
8 13 (4.36%) Front Office
9 12 (4.03%) Marketing
10 8 (2.68%) Multimedia
11 4 (1.34%) Advertising
11 4 (1.34%) Games
11 4 (1.34%) Legal
12 3 (1.01%) Military
13 2 (0.67%) Korean Language
14 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 81 (27.18%) Network Engineer
2 58 (19.46%) Consultant
3 55 (18.46%) Architect
4 32 (10.74%) Network Architect
5 29 (9.73%) Network Consultant
5 29 (9.73%) Design Engineer
6 28 (9.40%) Senior Consultant
7 25 (8.39%) Network Design Engineer
8 22 (7.38%) Senior Network Engineer
9 19 (6.38%) Support Engineer
10 14 (4.70%) Senior Network Consultant
11 13 (4.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (4.03%) Linux Support
12 12 (4.03%) Linux Support Engineer
13 10 (3.36%) Back Office Engineer
13 10 (3.36%) Security Consultant
13 10 (3.36%) Network Manager
14 9 (3.02%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.35%) CSS
2 4 (1.34%) Web Services
3 3 (1.01%) SOAP
4 2 (0.67%) Middleware
5 1 (0.34%) jQuery
5 1 (0.34%) HTML5
5 1 (0.34%) REST
5 1 (0.34%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.34%) HTML
5 1 (0.34%) .NET
5 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 98 (32.89%) Data Centre
2 29 (9.73%) Computer Science
3 28 (9.40%) Video Conferencing
4 16 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.37%) Clustering
5 13 (4.36%) Statistics
5 13 (4.36%) RMADS
6 7 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.01%) PKI
8 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.01%) Handset
9 2 (0.67%) PMI
10 1 (0.34%) DTV
10 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.34%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.34%) New Media
10 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.34%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.77%) UNIX
2 43 (14.43%) Linux
3 41 (13.76%) Windows
4 18 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.35%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.34%) CentOS
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.34%) Debian
10 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (14.09%) Network Management
2 40 (13.42%) Load Balancing
3 36 (12.08%) ITIL
4 35 (11.74%) Performance Management
5 34 (11.41%) Risk Management
6 23 (7.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (7.72%) Capacity Management
7 22 (7.38%) Demand Management
7 22 (7.38%) Problem Management
8 17 (5.70%) Validation
9 15 (5.03%) Project Management
9 15 (5.03%) Information Security
10 14 (4.70%) Fault Management
10 14 (4.70%) Cyber Security
10 14 (4.70%) Security Architecture
11 13 (4.36%) Configuration Management
11 13 (4.36%) Information Assurance
12 12 (4.03%) Service Delivery
13 10 (3.36%) Incident Management
13 10 (3.36%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.35%) Perl
1 7 (2.35%) SQL
2 6 (2.01%) C
2 6 (2.01%) Python
3 5 (1.68%) Ada
4 4 (1.34%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.67%) ANSI C
5 2 (0.67%) C#
6 1 (0.34%) C++
6 1 (0.34%) Java
6 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.34%) VB
6 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 131 (43.96%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (28.86%) CCNP
3 52 (17.45%) Degree
4 47 (15.77%) CCIE
5 41 (13.76%) Security Cleared
6 31 (10.40%) SC Cleared
7 30 (10.07%) CCDP
8 27 (9.06%) CCNA
9 16 (5.37%) CISSP
10 14 (4.70%) CISM
11 11 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (2.68%) JNCIS
13 6 (2.01%) CCSE
13 6 (2.01%) MCSE
14 5 (1.68%) MCSA
14 5 (1.68%) CCSA
14 5 (1.68%) Check Point Certification
14 5 (1.68%) JNCIE
14 5 (1.68%) OSCP
15 4 (1.34%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.04%) QA
2 16 (5.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.02%) SLA
4 8 (2.68%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.34%) P3O
7 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (10.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.36%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.01%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.68%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (1.34%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (8.05%) Nagios
2 5 (1.68%) HP SIM
2 5 (1.68%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (1.34%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.01%) vMotion
4 3 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.67%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.67%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.67%) SCCM
6 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 188 (63.09%) Cisco
2 83 (27.85%) Juniper
3 63 (21.14%) F5
4 47 (15.77%) VMware
5 37 (12.42%) CheckPoint
6 36 (12.08%) Avaya
7 30 (10.07%) Microsoft
8 24 (8.05%) Aerohive Networks
9 20 (6.71%) HP
10 18 (6.04%) Red Hat
11 15 (5.03%) Oracle
12 11 (3.69%) Huawei
12 11 (3.69%) BT
12 11 (3.69%) SonicWALL
13 10 (3.36%) SolarWinds
13 10 (3.36%) Blue Coat
13 10 (3.36%) Citrix
14 9 (3.02%) Radware
15 7 (2.35%) NetApp
16 6 (2.01%) Fortinet
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 to £90 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Oxford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago