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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 201 175 198
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 37 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.79% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.96% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 17
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £31,800 £41,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,100 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
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
4860 4151 4108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.28% 81.52% 78.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4061 3483 3618
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -16 16 £55,000 +57.14% 11
Wiltshire +19 14 £40,000 -33.33%
Gloucestershire - 2 £35,500 - 4
Dorset -32 1 £44,500 +4.70% 1
Avon - 1 £65,000 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 50 (70.42%) Cisco
2 46 (64.79%) Firewall
3 40 (56.34%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (49.30%) Juniper
5 28 (39.44%) F5
6 27 (38.03%) WAN
7 26 (36.62%) LAN
8 24 (33.80%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
10 22 (30.99%) CCNA
11 19 (26.76%) Load Balancing
12 18 (25.35%) SC Cleared
12 18 (25.35%) CCNP
12 18 (25.35%) ITIL
13 15 (21.13%) MPLS
14 14 (19.72%) VoIP
15 13 (18.31%) SDH
15 13 (18.31%) Wireless
16 12 (16.90%) CCIE
17 11 (15.49%) Finance
17 11 (15.49%) Barracuda Networks
17 11 (15.49%) B2B
17 11 (15.49%) C
17 11 (15.49%) MS Visio
17 11 (15.49%) DWDM
17 11 (15.49%) Network Management
17 11 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
17 11 (15.49%) Open Source
18 10 (14.08%) CheckPoint
18 10 (14.08%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 11 (15.49%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.04%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 46 (64.79%) Firewall
2 27 (38.03%) WAN
3 26 (36.62%) LAN
4 24 (33.80%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (21.13%) MPLS
6 14 (19.72%) VoIP
7 13 (18.31%) SDH
7 13 (18.31%) Wireless
8 11 (15.49%) DWDM
8 11 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (14.08%) VPN
10 9 (12.68%) IPsec
11 8 (11.27%) Network Security
11 8 (11.27%) Unified Communications
12 7 (9.86%) OSPF
12 7 (9.86%) BGP
12 7 (9.86%) DHCP
13 6 (8.45%) Junos
14 5 (7.04%) TACACS
14 5 (7.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 39 (54.93%) Network Engineer
2 20 (28.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (21.13%) Architect
4 12 (16.90%) Network Architect
5 8 (11.27%) Senior Network Architect
5 8 (11.27%) Senior Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Network Designer
8 3 (4.23%) Network Designer
8 3 (4.23%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) CLAS Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Designer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Designer
8 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Open Source
2 9 (12.68%) CCTV
3 5 (7.04%) PKI
4 3 (4.23%) CESG
4 3 (4.23%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.23%) RMADS
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) Clustering
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.63%) Mac OS X
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) Load Balancing
2 18 (25.35%) ITIL
3 11 (15.49%) B2B
3 11 (15.49%) Network Management
4 9 (12.68%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (7.04%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.63%) Network Architecture
6 4 (5.63%) Capacity Management
6 4 (5.63%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 3 (4.23%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (4.23%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.23%) Information Assurance
7 3 (4.23%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.23%) High Availability
8 2 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.82%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) C
2 4 (5.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (56.34%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
3 22 (30.99%) CCNA
4 18 (25.35%) SC Cleared
4 18 (25.35%) CCNP
5 12 (16.90%) CCIE
6 8 (11.27%) JNCIE
7 5 (7.04%) VCP4
7 5 (7.04%) CCDP
8 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
8 3 (4.23%) Degree
9 2 (2.82%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.82%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.41%) CISSP
10 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.41%) CCSE
10 1 (1.41%) MCSE
10 1 (1.41%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) SCCM
1 2 (2.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (70.42%) Cisco
2 35 (49.30%) Juniper
3 28 (39.44%) F5
4 11 (15.49%) Barracuda Networks
5 10 (14.08%) CheckPoint
6 9 (12.68%) VMware
7 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.63%) Citrix
8 3 (4.23%) Infoblox
8 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.82%) HP
9 2 (2.82%) Brocade
9 2 (2.82%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.41%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.41%) ArcSight
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £5000 - £70000 per annum + Package
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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