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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 209 212 196
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 34 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.37% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 20
Average salary £57,500 £27,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.96% -49.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,000 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £53,050 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +5.55%
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
5361 4606 4331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.20% 81.96% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4404 3988 3782
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +27 26 £57,500 +2.22% 9
Gloucestershire -11 4 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Wiltshire -12 2 £57,500 +121.15%
Devon - 1 - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 62 (83.78%) Cisco
2 56 (75.68%) Firewall
3 38 (51.35%) Juniper
4 36 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (37.84%) Security Cleared
5 28 (37.84%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (36.49%) F5
7 22 (29.73%) CCNP
8 21 (28.38%) WAN
8 21 (28.38%) ITIL
9 19 (25.68%) LAN
9 19 (25.68%) CCNA
9 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
9 19 (25.68%) Wireless
10 17 (22.97%) VMware
10 17 (22.97%) Load Balancing
11 16 (21.62%) Finance
12 15 (20.27%) Windows
13 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
14 12 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
15 11 (14.86%) CheckPoint
15 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (14.86%) SQL
16 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
16 10 (13.51%) CCIE
16 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (12.16%) Network Security
17 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 3 (4.05%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (75.68%) Firewall
2 28 (37.84%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (28.38%) WAN
4 19 (25.68%) LAN
4 19 (25.68%) Wireless
5 12 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (12.16%) Network Security
6 9 (12.16%) DHCP
6 9 (12.16%) VPN
7 8 (10.81%) IPsec
8 6 (8.11%) OSPF
8 6 (8.11%) BGP
9 5 (6.76%) VoIP
9 5 (6.76%) WLAN
9 5 (6.76%) DMVPN
10 4 (5.41%) Unified Communications
11 3 (4.05%) TACACS
11 3 (4.05%) Junos
11 3 (4.05%) SSL
11 3 (4.05%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Network Engineer
2 19 (25.68%) Architect
3 15 (20.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (20.27%) Network Architect
4 12 (16.22%) Senior Architect
4 12 (16.22%) Senior Network Architect
5 9 (12.16%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Consultant
7 7 (9.46%) Network Specialist
8 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.76%) Design Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Network Design Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 3 (4.05%) Designer
10 3 (4.05%) Senior Designer
10 3 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Senior Design Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Network Support
10 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Open Source
2 4 (5.41%) CESG
2 4 (5.41%) PKI
3 2 (2.70%) SCADA
3 2 (2.70%) RMADS
4 1 (1.35%) GIS
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Windows
2 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.16%) Mac OS X
5 4 (5.41%) Linux
6 2 (2.70%) Solaris
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) ITIL
2 17 (22.97%) Load Balancing
3 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
4 9 (12.16%) Network Management
5 8 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (10.81%) B2B
6 5 (6.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 5 (6.76%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.76%) Capacity Management
7 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.41%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.70%) Information Assurance
8 2 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (2.70%) TOGAF
8 2 (2.70%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.70%) Service Management
8 2 (2.70%) CRM
8 2 (2.70%) ITSM
9 1 (1.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) SQL
2 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (37.84%) Security Cleared
3 22 (29.73%) CCNP
4 19 (25.68%) CCNA
4 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
5 10 (13.51%) CCIE
6 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (12.16%) CCDP
7 8 (10.81%) MCSE
8 5 (6.76%) Degree
9 4 (5.41%) JNCIE
10 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.70%) CISSP
11 2 (2.70%) CCVP
11 2 (2.70%) CCSE
11 2 (2.70%) CCSP
11 2 (2.70%) CCDA
11 2 (2.70%) CCIP
12 1 (1.35%) MCSA
12 1 (1.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.35%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.35%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 62 (83.78%) Cisco
2 38 (51.35%) Juniper
3 27 (36.49%) F5
4 17 (22.97%) VMware
5 11 (14.86%) CheckPoint
6 9 (12.16%) Citrix
7 8 (10.81%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (5.41%) Infoblox
9 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.35%) McAfee
10 1 (1.35%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.35%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.35%) ArcSight
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