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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design Engineer
Rank 916 906 949
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 40 73 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.066% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.068% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 30 67 37
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +22.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £55,100
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Network Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Design Engineer
Top 23 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 29 April 2016. 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
England -26 40 £60,000 +4.34% 5
South East +42 17 £60,000 +20.00% 1
London -21 17 £80,000 +30.08% 2
Berkshire +21 13 £60,000 +6.66% 1
Reading +35 12 £60,000 - 1
City of London +30 6 £80,000 +39.13% 1
Leeds - 5 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 5 £37,500 -
North West +10 4 - - 1
Cheshire - 4 - - 1
Warrington - 4 - - 1
Hampshire +18 3 £53,000 +6.00%
Guildford - 3 £40,500 -
Surrey - 3 £40,500 -
Buckinghamshire +17 2 - -
Hounslow - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 - -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Basingstoke -6 1 £53,000 +6.00%
Birmingham -17 1 £50,000 +37.93%
West Midlands -24 1 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Newbury - 1 £50,000 -

Network Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 66 (81.48%) Cisco
1 66 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (72.84%) Network Design
3 50 (61.73%) CCNP
3 50 (61.73%) Firewall
4 41 (50.62%) MPLS
5 39 (48.15%) Wireless
6 38 (46.91%) LAN
7 37 (45.68%) VPN
8 35 (43.21%) Data Centre
9 34 (41.98%) WAN
9 34 (41.98%) CheckPoint
10 33 (40.74%) CCNA
10 33 (40.74%) CCIE
11 28 (34.57%) BGP
12 26 (32.10%) Network Monitoring
13 25 (30.86%) Finance
13 25 (30.86%) Unix
13 25 (30.86%) Windows
14 23 (28.40%) Juniper
14 23 (28.40%) OSPF
15 22 (27.16%) TCP/IP
16 21 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (24.69%) Linux
18 19 (23.46%) VLAN
19 17 (20.99%) CCSA
20 16 (19.75%) CCIP
21 15 (18.52%) SAN
21 15 (18.52%) CCSP
21 15 (18.52%) ITIL

Network Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.70%) MS Office
1 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 50 (61.73%) Firewall
2 41 (50.62%) MPLS
3 39 (48.15%) Wireless
4 38 (46.91%) LAN
5 37 (45.68%) VPN
6 34 (41.98%) WAN
7 28 (34.57%) BGP
8 23 (28.40%) OSPF
9 22 (27.16%) TCP/IP
10 21 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (23.46%) VLAN
12 15 (18.52%) SAN
13 12 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (14.81%) VoIP
14 10 (12.35%) FabricPath
14 10 (12.35%) WLAN
15 9 (11.11%) EIGRP
16 7 (8.64%) IPsec
16 7 (8.64%) Network Security
17 6 (7.41%) SSL
General
1 25 (30.86%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Advertising
2 10 (12.35%) Banking
2 10 (12.35%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.94%) Legal
4 2 (2.47%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 35 (43.21%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (3.70%) CESG
6 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Unix
1 25 (30.86%) Windows
2 20 (24.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (72.84%) Network Design
2 26 (32.10%) Network Monitoring
3 15 (18.52%) ITIL
3 15 (18.52%) Network Architecture
3 15 (18.52%) Network Planning
4 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.35%) Presales
4 10 (12.35%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (6.17%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (6.17%) Migration
5 5 (6.17%) Open Source
5 5 (6.17%) Project Management
6 4 (4.94%) Change Control
6 4 (4.94%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (3.70%) Requirements Management
8 2 (2.47%) BCP
8 2 (2.47%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.47%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) Perl
1 4 (4.94%) Python
1 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
2 3 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (61.73%) CCNP
3 33 (40.74%) CCIE
3 33 (40.74%) CCNA
4 17 (20.99%) CCSA
5 16 (19.75%) CCIP
6 15 (18.52%) CCSP
7 10 (12.35%) Degree
8 4 (4.94%) CCDP
8 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.70%) CCDA
9 3 (3.70%) HNC
10 2 (2.47%) CCSE
11 1 (1.23%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.23%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 66 (81.48%) Cisco
2 34 (41.98%) CheckPoint
3 23 (28.40%) Juniper
4 15 (18.52%) Citrix
5 8 (9.88%) ION Trading
6 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.94%) HP
8 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.70%) Intel Security
8 3 (3.70%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.47%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.47%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.23%) F5
10 1 (1.23%) Palo Alto
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
aap3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
TDA Group
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 11 days ago