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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design Engineer
Rank 878 822 852
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 29 52 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.048% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.051% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 20 43 36
Average salary £55,000 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+17.02% +1.62%

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
109120 101188 111394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.25% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88233 84007 95056
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014 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 2 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 -47 29 £55,000 +17.02% 6
South East -21 10 £55,000 +10.00%
East of England - 8 £57,500 - 2
Berkshire -12 5 £60,000 +20.00%
London -25 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Basildon - 5 £55,000 - 1
Essex - 5 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £52,500 -
West Midlands -1 3 £65,000 - 1
Reading -11 3 £65,000 +30.00%
South West -26 3 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Milton Keynes - 3 £52,500 -
Bristol - 3 £37,500 -
Birmingham 0 2 £65,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £60,000 -
West Drayton - 2 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
City of London +4 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire -33 1 £39,500 -15.95%
Leeds -33 1 £39,500 -
Yorkshire -54 1 £39,500 -15.95%
Marlow - 1 £67,500 -
Hayes - 1 £55,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Telford - 1 - - 1

Network Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 55 (73.33%) Cisco
3 42 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (46.67%) Firewall
5 29 (38.67%) OSPF
6 26 (34.67%) CCNP
6 26 (34.67%) Telecoms
7 25 (33.33%) Network Security
8 24 (32.00%) F5
9 23 (30.67%) Juniper
9 23 (30.67%) BGP
10 22 (29.33%) CCIE
11 21 (28.00%) MPLS
12 18 (24.00%) VoIP
13 17 (22.67%) VPN
13 17 (22.67%) Internet
14 16 (21.33%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (20.00%) CheckPoint
15 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
16 14 (18.67%) LAN
16 14 (18.67%) CCNA
16 14 (18.67%) Finance
17 13 (17.33%) IPsec
17 13 (17.33%) Network Architecture
18 12 (16.00%) Fortinet
18 12 (16.00%) ITIL
19 11 (14.67%) WAN
19 11 (14.67%) VMware
19 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
19 11 (14.67%) Capacity Management

Network Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
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 35 (46.67%) Firewall
2 29 (38.67%) OSPF
3 25 (33.33%) Network Security
4 23 (30.67%) BGP
5 21 (28.00%) MPLS
6 18 (24.00%) VoIP
7 17 (22.67%) VPN
7 17 (22.67%) Internet
8 16 (21.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 14 (18.67%) LAN
11 13 (17.33%) IPsec
12 11 (14.67%) WAN
13 10 (13.33%) SNMP
13 10 (13.33%) EIGRP
14 9 (12.00%) 3G
14 9 (12.00%) DWDM
14 9 (12.00%) LTE
15 8 (10.67%) MGW
15 8 (10.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 26 (34.67%) Telecoms
2 14 (18.67%) Finance
3 7 (9.33%) Retail
3 7 (9.33%) Billing
4 1 (1.33%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Smartphone
2 5 (6.67%) Equities
3 2 (2.67%) SecurID
4 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
4 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 2003
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (92.00%) Network Design
2 13 (17.33%) Network Architecture
3 12 (16.00%) ITIL
4 11 (14.67%) Network Management
4 11 (14.67%) Capacity Management
5 10 (13.33%) 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%) Project Management
10 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.00%) Time Management
11 2 (2.67%) eTOM
11 2 (2.67%) Statistical Analysis
11 2 (2.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) Perl
1 5 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (34.67%) CCNP
3 22 (29.33%) CCIE
4 14 (18.67%) CCNA
5 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
6 7 (9.33%) CCDP
7 6 (8.00%) JNCIE
7 6 (8.00%) Degree
8 5 (6.67%) CISSP
8 5 (6.67%) CCDA
8 5 (6.67%) CCIP
9 3 (4.00%) HNC
9 3 (4.00%) HND
9 3 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (2.67%) CCSP
10 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.33%) CCSA
11 1 (1.33%) CCSE
11 1 (1.33%) JNCIP
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 55 (73.33%) Cisco
2 24 (32.00%) F5
3 23 (30.67%) Juniper
4 15 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 12 (16.00%) Fortinet
6 11 (14.67%) VMware
7 8 (10.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 8 (10.67%) Nokia
8 5 (6.67%) Avaya
9 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.33%) Aruba
9 4 (5.33%) Huawei
10 3 (4.00%) Dell
10 3 (4.00%) Citrix
10 3 (4.00%) Ericsson
11 2 (2.67%) HP
11 2 (2.67%) Tufin
11 2 (2.67%) AlgoSec
12 1 (1.33%) Redback
12 1 (1.33%) Veeam
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