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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 74 45 59
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +14
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 19 46 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.71% 3.95% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 5.22% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 24
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,800 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -12.38%
Network Design
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
810 882 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 73.04% 75.64% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 738 789 579
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,096 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Network Design
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Network Design Salary Trend in South Wales

Network Design
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Network Design Salary Histogram in South Wales

Network Design
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bridgend +19 8 £36,500 -21.92% 1
Cardiff -29 6 £47,500 -
Network Design
Wales

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (64.86%) Firewall
3 23 (62.16%) Juniper
3 23 (62.16%) CCNP
4 19 (51.35%) F5
5 14 (37.84%) VMware
5 14 (37.84%) BGP
5 14 (37.84%) LAN
5 14 (37.84%) WAN
6 13 (35.14%) Windows
7 11 (29.73%) Linux
7 11 (29.73%) OSPF
7 11 (29.73%) Advertising
7 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
7 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) NetApp
8 10 (27.03%) MS Office
9 8 (21.62%) UNIX
9 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
9 8 (21.62%) Legal
9 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (18.92%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (18.92%) SonicWALL
10 7 (18.92%) Blue Coat
10 7 (18.92%) CCSE
10 7 (18.92%) JNCIS
10 7 (18.92%) Lumension
10 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
10 7 (18.92%) Aruba

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (8.11%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Office
2 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) Firewall
2 14 (37.84%) BGP
2 14 (37.84%) LAN
2 14 (37.84%) WAN
3 11 (29.73%) OSPF
4 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (18.92%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 7 (18.92%) RIP
6 6 (16.22%) MPLS
7 4 (10.81%) SAN
8 3 (8.11%) Wireless
8 3 (8.11%) Telnet
8 3 (8.11%) VPN
8 3 (8.11%) DHCP
8 3 (8.11%) SSH
8 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
8 3 (8.11%) PuTTY
8 3 (8.11%) SecureCRT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) OLTP
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) OLAP
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (29.73%) Advertising
2 8 (21.62%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Escalation Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Field Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (5.41%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
3 8 (21.62%) UNIX
4 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.11%) AIX
5 3 (8.11%) CentOS
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL
2 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) Perl
1 3 (8.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (62.16%) CCNP
3 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.92%) CCSE
4 7 (18.92%) JNCIS
5 6 (16.22%) CCIP
6 3 (8.11%) CCIE
7 2 (5.41%) Degree
7 2 (5.41%) CCNA
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware ESX
1 5 (13.51%) vCloud
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) Juniper
3 19 (51.35%) F5
4 14 (37.84%) VMware
5 10 (27.03%) NetApp
6 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
7 7 (18.92%) SonicWALL
7 7 (18.92%) Blue Coat
7 7 (18.92%) Lumension
7 7 (18.92%) Aruba
7 7 (18.92%) McAfee
7 7 (18.92%) Websense
7 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
7 7 (18.92%) EMC
8 5 (13.51%) HP
9 4 (10.81%) Dell
10 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
10 3 (8.11%) Oracle
10 3 (8.11%) JBoss
10 3 (8.11%) IBM
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago