The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
UK
Rank 397 444 482
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +38
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 591 580 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.59% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.67% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 461 440 457
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74290 86752 90655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.11% 87.71% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 61217 72076 74747
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Design
Salary Trend

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

Network Design Salary Trend in the UK

Network Design
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Network Design Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Design
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +72 557 £55,000 +4.76% 45
South East +87 209 £55,000 -2.65% 10
London +52 196 £55,000 - 16
Berkshire +31 81 £60,000 - 4
North West +4 53 £41,000 -1.20% 4
Reading +16 49 £57,500 -4.16% 4
Surrey +68 41 £40,000 +3.89%
West Midlands +11 39 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Manchester -24 31 £51,000 +21.42% 2
Hampshire +8 29 £60,000 +6.19% 2
Scotland +14 28 £53,750 +10.82% 1
Kent +27 22 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Yorkshire +21 22 £42,750 -14.50% 7
East of England -19 18 £47,500 -3.06% 1
Windsor - 18 £77,500 -
West Yorkshire +28 17 £43,000 -14.00% 7
West Sussex +15 17 £50,000 -28.57%
Leeds +34 16 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South West 0 16 £55,000 - 6
Hertfordshire -1 15 £32,500 -27.77%
Dartford - 15 £57,500 - 1
Glasgow +18 14 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Herefordshire - 14 £45,000 -
City of London -7 13 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Lancashire - 13 £41,000 - 1
Birmingham +4 12 £55,000 +10.00%
Basingstoke -2 9 - -
Gatwick - 9 £62,500 -
Woking +18 8 £36,250 -
Middlesex +6 8 £45,000 +12.50%

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Network Design.

1 796 (67.29%) Cisco
2 693 (58.58%) Firewall
3 544 (45.98%) Cisco Certification
4 484 (40.91%) LAN
5 410 (34.66%) WAN
6 402 (33.98%) CCNP
7 333 (28.15%) BGP
8 328 (27.73%) MPLS
8 328 (27.73%) Data Centre
9 327 (27.64%) Wireless
10 322 (27.22%) Network Security
11 298 (25.19%) OSPF
12 275 (23.25%) Juniper
13 267 (22.57%) VPN
14 246 (20.79%) CCNA
15 241 (20.37%) DNS
16 230 (19.44%) Telecoms
17 227 (19.19%) CheckPoint
18 195 (16.48%) TCP/IP
19 175 (14.79%) CCIE
20 170 (14.37%) Windows
21 162 (13.69%) Linux
22 160 (13.52%) Finance
23 159 (13.44%) DHCP
24 158 (13.36%) Cisco Nexus
25 154 (13.02%) F5
26 148 (12.51%) Network Architecture
27 143 (12.09%) Degree
28 140 (11.83%) Microsoft
28 140 (11.83%) VMware

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 20 (1.69%) IIS
2 20 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 18 (1.52%) OpenStack
5 17 (1.44%) Confluence
6 13 (1.10%) nginx
7 10 (0.85%) Smallworld
8 8 (0.68%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.51%) Apache
10 5 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.42%) SAS
10 5 (0.42%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.34%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.17%) JBoss
13 2 (0.17%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.085%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.085%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.085%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 45 (3.80%) MS Office
3 21 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.38%) SaaS
2 39 (3.30%) Office 365
3 38 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (2.54%) IaaS
5 22 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.59%) Oracle CX
8 7 (0.59%) PaaS
9 1 (0.085%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.085%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 693 (58.58%) Firewall
2 484 (40.91%) LAN
3 410 (34.66%) WAN
4 333 (28.15%) BGP
5 328 (27.73%) MPLS
6 327 (27.64%) Wireless
7 322 (27.22%) Network Security
8 298 (25.19%) OSPF
9 267 (22.57%) VPN
10 241 (20.37%) DNS
11 195 (16.48%) TCP/IP
12 159 (13.44%) DHCP
13 158 (13.36%) Cisco Nexus
14 131 (11.07%) Cisco IOS
15 120 (10.14%) EIGRP
16 119 (10.06%) Cisco ASA
17 112 (9.47%) VoIP
18 111 (9.38%) VLAN
19 83 (7.02%) HSRP
20 74 (6.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (2.37%) SQL Server
2 22 (1.86%) Big Data
3 17 (1.44%) MySQL
4 11 (0.93%) GIS
4 11 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (0.68%) Hadoop
7 7 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (0.51%) MariaDB
9 5 (0.42%) QGIS
10 4 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.25%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.25%) OLAP
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (0.25%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.17%) MS Access
12 2 (0.17%) QlikView
12 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.085%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (1.44%) JIRA
2 11 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 10 (0.85%) Subversion
4 9 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.51%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.085%) Grunt
9 1 (0.085%) Maven
General
1 230 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 160 (13.52%) Finance
3 77 (6.51%) Marketing
4 35 (2.96%) Retail
5 32 (2.70%) Banking
6 18 (1.52%) Advertising
7 17 (1.44%) Legal
8 12 (1.01%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.42%) Electronics
11 4 (0.34%) Back Office
11 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.34%) Military
12 3 (0.25%) Games
13 2 (0.17%) German Language
13 2 (0.17%) Publishing
14 1 (0.085%) French Language
14 1 (0.085%) Law
14 1 (0.085%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.085%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 553 (46.75%) Network Engineer
2 143 (12.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 141 (11.92%) Architect
4 132 (11.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 112 (9.47%) Senior Network Engineer
6 85 (7.19%) Design Engineer
7 82 (6.93%) Network Design Engineer
8 79 (6.68%) Consultant
9 64 (5.41%) Lead Network Engineer
10 63 (5.33%) Support Engineer
11 61 (5.16%) IP Engineer
12 60 (5.07%) Cisco Design Engineer
13 56 (4.73%) Juniper Engineer
14 50 (4.23%) Network Architect
14 50 (4.23%) Network Consultant
15 48 (4.06%) Security Engineer
16 44 (3.72%) Analyst
17 42 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 39 (3.30%) Data Network Engineer
19 38 (3.21%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (3.47%) 802.1X
2 28 (2.37%) .NET
2 28 (2.37%) Middleware
3 27 (2.28%) Web Services
4 18 (1.52%) HTML
5 12 (1.01%) SAX
6 11 (0.93%) CSS
6 11 (0.93%) XML
7 9 (0.76%) J2EE
7 9 (0.76%) Spring
8 8 (0.68%) JSON
9 7 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (0.59%) SOAP
9 7 (0.59%) WebCenter
9 7 (0.59%) WebRTC
10 6 (0.51%) Hibernate
11 5 (0.42%) EJB
12 4 (0.34%) LAMP
12 4 (0.34%) RESTful
13 3 (0.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 328 (27.73%) Data Centre
2 118 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 32 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 27 (2.28%) BYOD
6 23 (1.94%) PKI
7 20 (1.69%) IVR
7 20 (1.69%) Visualisation
8 17 (1.44%) e-Health
9 15 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 15 (1.27%) Clustering
10 14 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
10 14 (1.18%) Private Cloud
11 12 (1.01%) Replication
12 11 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 11 (0.93%) iPhone
13 10 (0.85%) Cybercrime
13 10 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (0.76%) Driving Licence
15 8 (0.68%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 170 (14.37%) Windows
2 162 (13.69%) Linux
3 74 (6.26%) Windows Server
4 54 (4.56%) Unix
5 36 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (1.61%) CentOS
8 16 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (1.18%) Android
10 11 (0.93%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.93%) Solaris
10 11 (0.93%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.93%) Windows Phone
11 9 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.68%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.59%) Debian
13 7 (0.59%) VyOS
13 7 (0.59%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.34%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (12.51%) Network Architecture
2 123 (10.40%) ITIL
3 120 (10.14%) Network Management
4 103 (8.71%) Load Balancing
5 99 (8.37%) Disaster Recovery
6 96 (8.11%) High Availability
7 95 (8.03%) Network Monitoring
8 84 (7.10%) Presales
9 76 (6.42%) Cybersecurity
10 74 (6.26%) Project Management
11 73 (6.17%) Business Continuity
12 71 (6.00%) Service Management
13 62 (5.24%) Migration
14 52 (4.40%) Network Planning
15 49 (4.14%) Information Security
16 48 (4.06%) SOA
17 45 (3.80%) Mentoring
18 43 (3.63%) Agile Software Development
19 41 (3.47%) Enterprise Architecture
20 39 (3.30%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (5.49%) SQL
2 52 (4.40%) Python
3 35 (2.96%) Java
4 19 (1.61%) PowerShell
5 16 (1.35%) C
6 15 (1.27%) Perl
7 12 (1.01%) JavaScript
8 11 (0.93%) PHP
8 11 (0.93%) VB
9 10 (0.85%) Bash Shell
9 10 (0.85%) C#
9 10 (0.85%) C++
10 5 (0.42%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.34%) Ruby
12 3 (0.25%) R
12 3 (0.25%) Scala
12 3 (0.25%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.17%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.085%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 544 (45.98%) Cisco Certification
2 402 (33.98%) CCNP
3 246 (20.79%) CCNA
4 175 (14.79%) CCIE
5 143 (12.09%) Degree
6 120 (10.14%) Security Cleared
7 87 (7.35%) SC Cleared
8 59 (4.99%) CCIP
9 53 (4.48%) JNCIP
10 51 (4.31%) CCSA
10 51 (4.31%) JNCIA
11 48 (4.06%) DV Cleared
12 41 (3.47%) CCSP
13 39 (3.30%) JNCIS
14 31 (2.62%) CCDP
14 31 (2.62%) CCSE
15 23 (1.94%) CISSP
15 23 (1.94%) JNCIE
16 21 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.87%) SLA
2 23 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 21 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.10%) QA
5 12 (1.01%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 11 (0.93%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.17%) COSHH
8 1 (0.085%) COBIT
8 1 (0.085%) RMADS
8 1 (0.085%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 95 (8.03%) Active Directory
2 87 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (2.87%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.28%) Virtual Servers
4 27 (2.28%) vSphere
5 20 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 11 (0.93%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.51%) Docker
7 6 (0.51%) Firmware
7 6 (0.51%) ProxySG
8 5 (0.42%) iptables
9 3 (0.25%) GlusterFS
9 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.17%) KVM
10 2 (0.17%) vCloud
11 1 (0.085%) HDFS
11 1 (0.085%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.085%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.085%) XenApp
11 1 (0.085%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (2.37%) Puppet
2 24 (2.03%) Nagios
3 19 (1.61%) Cisco Prime
4 17 (1.44%) Ansible
5 16 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.35%) vMotion
6 14 (1.18%) SCCM
7 13 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
8 12 (1.01%) OpenNMS
9 10 (0.85%) Backup Exec
9 10 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
10 9 (0.76%) HAProxy
11 8 (0.68%) WSUS
12 7 (0.59%) RANCID
12 7 (0.59%) vRealize
13 6 (0.51%) FortiGate
13 6 (0.51%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 6 (0.51%) SCOM
14 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 4 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 796 (67.29%) Cisco
2 275 (23.25%) Juniper
3 227 (19.19%) CheckPoint
4 154 (13.02%) F5
5 140 (11.83%) Microsoft
5 140 (11.83%) VMware
6 136 (11.50%) Palo Alto
7 90 (7.61%) HP
8 60 (5.07%) Fortinet
9 54 (4.56%) Extreme Networks
10 52 (4.40%) Huawei
10 52 (4.40%) SolarWinds
11 49 (4.14%) Oracle
12 47 (3.97%) Riverbed
13 41 (3.47%) Mitel
14 40 (3.38%) Nokia
15 38 (3.21%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 32 (2.70%) Avaya
16 32 (2.70%) Brocade
17 25 (2.11%) Red Hat
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, 30 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 7 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London - Kew Gardens, Richmond
Kew - Royal Botanic Gardens
Salary: £30,000 - £35,861 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to c.£22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago