The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 200 187 198
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 38 34 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.62% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.76% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 33 7 23
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £31,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,050 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.10% +11.11%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4946 4482 4473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.43% 81.68% 78.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4159 3786 3952
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network Design
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Network Design Salary Trend in the South West

Network Design
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Network Design Salary Histogram in the South West

Network Design
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
(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
Bristol +1 24 £55,000 +57.14% 12
Wiltshire -4 8 £57,500 +51.31%
Gloucestershire - 3 £50,000 - 5
Avon - 1 £65,000 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 61 (81.33%) Cisco
2 55 (73.33%) Firewall
3 42 (56.00%) Juniper
4 41 (54.67%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (42.67%) F5
6 30 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
7 27 (36.00%) Security Cleared
8 22 (29.33%) WAN
8 22 (29.33%) ITIL
8 22 (29.33%) Load Balancing
9 21 (28.00%) LAN
9 21 (28.00%) CCNP
9 21 (28.00%) CCNA
9 21 (28.00%) SC Cleared
10 15 (20.00%) Wireless
11 14 (18.67%) Finance
12 13 (17.33%) CCIE
13 12 (16.00%) B2B
13 12 (16.00%) Active Directory
13 12 (16.00%) CheckPoint
13 12 (16.00%) VMware
13 12 (16.00%) Barracuda Networks
13 12 (16.00%) Network Management
13 12 (16.00%) Open Source
14 11 (14.67%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (14.67%) Network Monitoring
14 11 (14.67%) VPN
15 10 (13.33%) DHCP
15 10 (13.33%) VoIP
15 10 (13.33%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Office
2 5 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (73.33%) Firewall
2 30 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (29.33%) WAN
4 21 (28.00%) LAN
5 15 (20.00%) Wireless
6 11 (14.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (14.67%) VPN
7 10 (13.33%) DHCP
7 10 (13.33%) VoIP
7 10 (13.33%) IPsec
8 9 (12.00%) Network Security
9 8 (10.67%) Unified Communications
9 8 (10.67%) MPLS
10 7 (9.33%) OSPF
10 7 (9.33%) BGP
10 7 (9.33%) Junos
11 6 (8.00%) TACACS
11 6 (8.00%) SSL
12 5 (6.67%) SDH
12 5 (6.67%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 22 (29.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (22.67%) Architect
4 14 (18.67%) Network Architect
5 11 (14.67%) Senior Architect
5 11 (14.67%) Senior Network Architect
6 9 (12.00%) Support Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Network Designer
8 5 (6.67%) Network Designer
8 5 (6.67%) Designer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Designer
8 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Network Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Design Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.00%) CLAS Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Open Source
2 6 (8.00%) PKI
3 5 (6.67%) CCTV
4 4 (5.33%) CESG
5 3 (4.00%) RMADS
6 2 (2.67%) SCADA
6 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (10.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.33%) Solaris
4 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) ITIL
1 22 (29.33%) Load Balancing
2 12 (16.00%) B2B
2 12 (16.00%) Network Management
3 11 (14.67%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 5 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 5 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (2.67%) High Availability
7 2 (2.67%) CRM
7 2 (2.67%) Service Management
7 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) SQL
2 5 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (54.67%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (36.00%) Security Cleared
3 21 (28.00%) CCNP
3 21 (28.00%) CCNA
3 21 (28.00%) SC Cleared
4 13 (17.33%) CCIE
5 8 (10.67%) CCDP
5 8 (10.67%) JNCIE
6 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (8.00%) MCSE
7 4 (5.33%) Degree
8 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.67%) CISSP
9 2 (2.67%) CCSE
9 2 (2.67%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.67%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.33%) CCVP
10 1 (1.33%) CCSP
10 1 (1.33%) CCDA
10 1 (1.33%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
1 1 (1.33%) SCOM
1 1 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 61 (81.33%) Cisco
2 42 (56.00%) Juniper
3 32 (42.67%) F5
4 12 (16.00%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.00%) VMware
4 12 (16.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 8 (10.67%) Citrix
6 5 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.33%) Infoblox
8 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.67%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.67%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.33%) Brocade
10 1 (1.33%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.33%) HP
10 1 (1.33%) McAfee
10 1 (1.33%) ArcSight
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