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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design Engineer
Rank 812 878 861
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 80 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.016% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.017% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 71 16 20
Average salary £60,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Network Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Design Engineer
Top 27 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 27 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
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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 +71 77 £60,000 +27.65% 6
London +93 55 £61,500 +173.33% 3
City of London +36 29 £60,000 +166.66% 1
Manchester - 9 £35,000 -
North West - 9 £35,000 -
South East -13 8 £50,000 +5.82% 2
Canary Wharf - 5 £72,500 -
Hampshire -6 3 £50,000 +25.00%
West Midlands - 3 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire -1 2 £52,500 +11.70%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £47,500 - 2
Warwickshire - 2 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £57,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £57,500 -
Leeds - 2 £57,500 -
Warwick - 2 £52,500 -
Basingstoke +9 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Surrey +5 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £60,000 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

Network Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 100 (95.24%) Network Design
2 89 (84.76%) Cisco
3 66 (62.86%) BGP
4 60 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (56.19%) CCNP
6 51 (48.57%) Firewall
7 47 (44.76%) MPLS
8 44 (41.90%) OSPF
9 43 (40.95%) F5
10 40 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
11 32 (30.48%) WAN
12 29 (27.62%) Telecoms
13 24 (22.86%) Finance
13 24 (22.86%) IPsec
13 24 (22.86%) CheckPoint
14 21 (20.00%) EIGRP
14 21 (20.00%) VPN
15 20 (19.05%) LAN
15 20 (19.05%) CCNA
15 20 (19.05%) Load Balancing
16 19 (18.10%) Network Security
16 19 (18.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 19 (18.10%) SSL
17 18 (17.14%) Citrix
18 17 (16.19%) Cisco ASA
19 15 (14.29%) Windows
20 14 (13.33%) UNIX
20 14 (13.33%) DNS
20 14 (13.33%) TCP/IP
20 14 (13.33%) Juniper

Network Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (0.95%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 66 (62.86%) BGP
2 51 (48.57%) Firewall
3 47 (44.76%) MPLS
4 44 (41.90%) OSPF
5 40 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 32 (30.48%) WAN
7 24 (22.86%) IPsec
8 21 (20.00%) VPN
8 21 (20.00%) EIGRP
9 20 (19.05%) LAN
10 19 (18.10%) SSL
10 19 (18.10%) Network Security
11 17 (16.19%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (13.33%) DNS
12 14 (13.33%) TCP/IP
13 13 (12.38%) HTTP
13 13 (12.38%) Wireless
13 13 (12.38%) NetScaler
14 12 (11.43%) VPLS
15 11 (10.48%) Unified Communications
General
1 29 (27.62%) Telecoms
2 24 (22.86%) Finance
3 7 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) HTML
2 5 (4.76%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) IPTV
1 5 (4.76%) CMDB
1 5 (4.76%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.95%) CESG
3 1 (0.95%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.29%) Windows
2 14 (13.33%) UNIX
3 8 (7.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (95.24%) Network Design
2 20 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 13 (12.38%) Line Management
4 12 (11.43%) Project Management
4 12 (11.43%) Security Architecture
5 11 (10.48%) ITIL
6 7 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 7 (6.67%) Change Management
7 6 (5.71%) PRINCE
7 6 (5.71%) Network Architecture
8 5 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (4.76%) Network Management
9 4 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.81%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.86%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.86%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.90%) Migration
11 2 (1.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (1.90%) CRM
11 2 (1.90%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.71%) Python
2 5 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 60 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (56.19%) CCNP
3 20 (19.05%) CCNA
4 12 (11.43%) CCIE
5 7 (6.67%) CCDA
6 6 (5.71%) CCDP
6 6 (5.71%) Degree
7 5 (4.76%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.86%) CCSP
9 2 (1.90%) HNC
10 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.95%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.95%) CCIP
10 1 (0.95%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.95%) CCSA
10 1 (0.95%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.95%) Nagios
2 1 (0.95%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 89 (84.76%) Cisco
2 43 (40.95%) F5
3 24 (22.86%) CheckPoint
4 19 (18.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 18 (17.14%) Citrix
6 14 (13.33%) Juniper
7 13 (12.38%) Avaya
8 11 (10.48%) Blue Coat
9 7 (6.67%) Fortinet
9 7 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.71%) Huawei
11 5 (4.76%) Infoblox
11 5 (4.76%) Akamai
12 3 (2.86%) HP
13 2 (1.90%) Polycom
13 2 (1.90%) Riverbed
13 2 (1.90%) Nokia
13 2 (1.90%) McAfee
13 2 (1.90%) Aruba
14 1 (0.95%) Splunk
East London
Premier IT
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago