The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Design Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design Consultant
Rank 887 869 892
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Design Consultant 15 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.007% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.007% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 8
Average salary £63,750 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 - £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 - £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 - £58,750

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Design Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Design Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Design Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Design Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Design Consultant within the UK.

Network Design Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Network Design Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design Consultant over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Network Design Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Design Consultant
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
England -11 15 £63,750 -
South East -14 7 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 £52,500 -
Oxford - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Leeds - 2 £67,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £67,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £67,500 -
Berkshire +1 1 £65,000 -
Reading -6 1 £65,000 -
Swindon - 1 £65,000 -
London - 1 £62,500 -
South West - 1 £65,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £65,000 -

Network Design Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Design Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Design Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Network Design
2 17 (73.91%) Network Security
3 14 (60.87%) MPLS
3 14 (60.87%) CCNP
3 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco
4 13 (56.52%) BGP
5 12 (52.17%) OSPF
6 10 (43.48%) CCIE
7 7 (30.43%) Network Architecture
8 6 (26.09%) Multicast
8 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (26.09%) RTSP
8 6 (26.09%) VMware
8 6 (26.09%) EIGRP
8 6 (26.09%) Juniper
8 6 (26.09%) Internet
8 6 (26.09%) CCDA
8 6 (26.09%) CISSP
8 6 (26.09%) SNMP
8 6 (26.09%) Windows
9 5 (21.74%) VPN
9 5 (21.74%) CCIP
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) VPLS
10 4 (17.39%) F5
10 4 (17.39%) Change Control
10 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Network Design Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Design Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Design Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) Network Security
2 14 (60.87%) MPLS
3 13 (56.52%) BGP
4 12 (52.17%) OSPF
5 6 (26.09%) SNMP
5 6 (26.09%) EIGRP
5 6 (26.09%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) RTSP
5 6 (26.09%) Multicast
6 5 (21.74%) VPLS
6 5 (21.74%) Firewall
6 5 (21.74%) VPN
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (13.04%) LAN
8 3 (13.04%) WAN
9 1 (4.35%) IPv6
9 1 (4.35%) SAN
9 1 (4.35%) RSVP
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Network Design
2 7 (30.43%) Network Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Change Control
3 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Business Development
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) CCNP
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) CCIE
3 6 (26.09%) CCDA
3 6 (26.09%) CISSP
3 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) CCIP
5 2 (8.70%) CCSP
5 2 (8.70%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
6 1 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) ProxySG
3 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Juniper
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
3 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
3 4 (17.39%) F5
3 4 (17.39%) McAfee
4 1 (4.35%) Mercator
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft