The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Design Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design Engineer
Rank 855 827 861
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 32 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.043% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.046% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 35
Average salary £55,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £59,500 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -1.05%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Network Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Design Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Network Design Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Network Design Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Network Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Design Engineer
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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 -31 32 £55,000 +17.02% 5
South East -19 12 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East of England - 8 £57,500 - 1
Berkshire -3 7 £57,500 +15.00% 1
London -27 6 £55,000 +23.59% 3
Basildon - 5 £55,000 -
Essex - 5 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £52,500 -
South West -20 3 £39,000 -22.00%
Milton Keynes - 3 £52,500 -
Bristol - 3 £39,000 -
West Midlands -3 2 £65,000 -
Reading -6 2 - -
West Drayton - 2 £55,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Newbury +4 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Birmingham -5 1 £65,000 -
City of London -6 1 - - 1
Leeds -32 1 £39,500 -7.05%
West Yorkshire -40 1 £39,500 -15.95%
Yorkshire -49 1 £39,500 -15.95%
Shropshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -
Marlow - 1 £67,500 -
Hayes - 1 £55,000 - 1
Telford - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £55,000 - 1

Network Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Design Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 69 (92.00%) Network Design
2 56 (74.67%) Cisco
3 42 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (50.67%) Firewall
5 32 (42.67%) OSPF
6 28 (37.33%) Telecoms
7 27 (36.00%) CCNP
8 26 (34.67%) BGP
9 25 (33.33%) Juniper
9 25 (33.33%) Network Security
10 24 (32.00%) F5
10 24 (32.00%) MPLS
11 22 (29.33%) CCIE
12 20 (26.67%) VPN
13 18 (24.00%) VoIP
13 18 (24.00%) Internet
14 16 (21.33%) CheckPoint
15 15 (20.00%) CCNA
15 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
15 15 (20.00%) IPsec
15 15 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (18.67%) Finance
17 13 (17.33%) LAN
18 12 (16.00%) ITIL
18 12 (16.00%) WAN
18 12 (16.00%) Fortinet
18 12 (16.00%) Network Architecture
18 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
19 11 (14.67%) Network Management
19 11 (14.67%) VMware

Network Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Design Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (50.67%) Firewall
2 32 (42.67%) OSPF
3 26 (34.67%) BGP
4 25 (33.33%) Network Security
5 24 (32.00%) MPLS
6 20 (26.67%) VPN
7 18 (24.00%) VoIP
7 18 (24.00%) Internet
8 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 15 (20.00%) IPsec
8 15 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (17.33%) LAN
10 12 (16.00%) WAN
11 11 (14.67%) EIGRP
12 10 (13.33%) DWDM
12 10 (13.33%) SNMP
13 8 (10.67%) 3G
13 8 (10.67%) LTE
13 8 (10.67%) Multicast
14 7 (9.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (37.33%) Telecoms
2 14 (18.67%) Finance
3 8 (10.67%) Retail
4 7 (9.33%) Billing
5 3 (4.00%) Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Smartphone
3 5 (6.67%) Equities
4 2 (2.67%) SecurID
5 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Linux
3 5 (6.67%) UNIX
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (92.00%) Network Design
2 12 (16.00%) ITIL
2 12 (16.00%) Network Architecture
3 11 (14.67%) Network Management
4 10 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 8 (10.67%) Validation
6 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.00%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.67%) System Testing
8 5 (6.67%) Regression Testing
8 5 (6.67%) Service Management
9 4 (5.33%) Change Management
10 3 (4.00%) Time Management
10 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.00%) Project Management
10 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.67%) Information Security
11 2 (2.67%) eTOM
11 2 (2.67%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) Python
1 6 (8.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (36.00%) CCNP
3 22 (29.33%) CCIE
4 15 (20.00%) CCNA
5 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (12.00%) CCDP
7 8 (10.67%) Degree
8 6 (8.00%) CCIP
8 6 (8.00%) JNCIE
9 5 (6.67%) CCDA
9 5 (6.67%) CISSP
10 3 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (4.00%) HNC
10 3 (4.00%) HND
11 2 (2.67%) CCSP
11 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.33%) JNCIS
12 1 (1.33%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
1 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.67%) KVM
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (74.67%) Cisco
2 25 (33.33%) Juniper
3 24 (32.00%) F5
4 16 (21.33%) CheckPoint
5 12 (16.00%) Fortinet
6 11 (14.67%) VMware
7 6 (8.00%) Nokia
7 6 (8.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (5.33%) Avaya
8 4 (5.33%) Huawei
8 4 (5.33%) Aruba
9 3 (4.00%) Dell
9 3 (4.00%) Citrix
9 3 (4.00%) Ericsson
10 2 (2.67%) HP
10 2 (2.67%) Tufin
10 2 (2.67%) AlgoSec
11 1 (1.33%) Veeam
11 1 (1.33%) Redback
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + + 30% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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CACI Network Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits and training
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedfordshire
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