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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 191 188 197
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 36 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.53% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.65% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 27
Average salary £53,750 £26,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.73% -52.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,600 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.58% -8.00%
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
5011 4129 4257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.43% 81.62% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4109 3544 3724
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 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
Bristol +16 23 £55,000 -2.22% 6
Wiltshire -15 7 £60,000 +130.76%
Gloucestershire -12 4 £41,250 -10.81% 2
Devon - 1 - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 56 (71.79%) Cisco
2 48 (61.54%) Firewall
3 37 (47.44%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (43.59%) Juniper
5 31 (39.74%) Security Cleared
6 27 (34.62%) CCNP
7 21 (26.92%) ITIL
7 21 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (25.64%) Windows
9 19 (24.36%) SC Cleared
9 19 (24.36%) F5
10 18 (23.08%) CCNA
11 17 (21.79%) WAN
11 17 (21.79%) Mentoring
12 16 (20.51%) Finance
13 15 (19.23%) Wireless
13 15 (19.23%) LAN
13 15 (19.23%) CheckPoint
13 15 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (17.95%) VMware
15 13 (16.67%) VPN
16 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
16 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (12.82%) Citrix
17 10 (12.82%) CCDP
17 10 (12.82%) MCSE
17 10 (12.82%) IPsec
17 10 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
17 10 (12.82%) Degree
18 9 (11.54%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.85%) Lync
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (61.54%) Firewall
2 21 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (21.79%) WAN
4 15 (19.23%) LAN
4 15 (19.23%) Wireless
4 15 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (16.67%) VPN
6 10 (12.82%) IPsec
7 9 (11.54%) Network Security
7 9 (11.54%) DHCP
8 7 (8.97%) OSPF
8 7 (8.97%) BGP
9 5 (6.41%) VoIP
9 5 (6.41%) WLAN
9 5 (6.41%) DNS
9 5 (6.41%) SSL
9 5 (6.41%) DMVPN
9 5 (6.41%) Junos
9 5 (6.41%) TACACS
10 4 (5.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.41%) Local Government
4 2 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Architect
2 21 (26.92%) Network Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (14.10%) Network Architect
5 9 (11.54%) Senior Network Architect
5 9 (11.54%) Senior Architect
6 8 (10.26%) Network Design Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Design Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Network Specialist
8 6 (7.69%) Security Architect
8 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.69%) Consultant
8 6 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Network Design Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Design Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Principal Architect
11 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 3 (3.85%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) N-Tier
1 6 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 6 (7.69%) PKI
2 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) CESG
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.56%) Open Source
4 2 (2.56%) SCADA
5 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Windows
2 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.26%) Solaris
3 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 5 (6.41%) Linux
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) Debian
7 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) ITIL
2 17 (21.79%) Mentoring
3 10 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (11.54%) Network Management
5 8 (10.26%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.69%) Migration
6 6 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 6 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
7 5 (6.41%) Capacity Management
7 5 (6.41%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.41%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 4 (5.13%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.56%) ITSM
9 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.56%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.56%) CRM
9 2 (2.56%) B2B
9 2 (2.56%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) C
3 1 (1.28%) C++
3 1 (1.28%) Java
3 1 (1.28%) Perl
3 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (47.44%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (39.74%) Security Cleared
3 27 (34.62%) CCNP
4 19 (24.36%) SC Cleared
5 18 (23.08%) CCNA
6 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (12.82%) CCDP
7 10 (12.82%) Degree
7 10 (12.82%) MCSE
8 6 (7.69%) DV Cleared
9 5 (6.41%) CCIE
10 2 (2.56%) CCSP
10 2 (2.56%) CCDA
10 2 (2.56%) CCIP
10 2 (2.56%) CISSP
10 2 (2.56%) CCVP
10 2 (2.56%) CCSE
11 1 (1.28%) MCTS
11 1 (1.28%) MCP
11 1 (1.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.56%) Nagios
2 2 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.28%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.28%) SCCM
3 1 (1.28%) SCOM
3 1 (1.28%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 56 (71.79%) Cisco
2 34 (43.59%) Juniper
3 19 (24.36%) F5
4 15 (19.23%) CheckPoint
5 14 (17.95%) VMware
6 10 (12.82%) Citrix
7 6 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.13%) HP
9 4 (5.13%) Infoblox
10 2 (2.56%) ArcSight
10 2 (2.56%) Polycom
10 2 (2.56%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (1.28%) McAfee
11 1 (1.28%) Altiris
11 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.28%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.28%) Dell
11 1 (1.28%) EMC
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