The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 468 473 519
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +46
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 556 589 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.66% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 408 490 384
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,700 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%

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
87040 89452 89596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.23% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 72221 73471 71288
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Design within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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 +2 515 £55,000 - 72
South East +38 171 £56,500 +2.72% 17
London -58 157 £60,000 +9.09% 19
Berkshire +13 80 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Reading +26 62 £65,000 -3.70% 1
East of England +41 60 £50,250 -12.60% 12
West Midlands -9 41 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Hampshire +47 36 £56,500 -9.60% 4
City of London +14 36 £60,000 +4.34% 7
North West +34 35 £95,000 +80.95% 5
Manchester +41 34 £95,000 +111.11% 3
Yorkshire +20 33 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Scotland +12 30 £45,000 +20.00% 7
South West -17 29 £54,645 -0.64% 5
Hertfordshire +18 26 £46,250 -22.91% 4
Surrey +7 26 £46,000 - 4
West Yorkshire +13 23 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Glasgow -3 19 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Gloucestershire +18 17 £55,000 +28.65% 1
Leeds +4 14 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Southampton - 14 £50,000 - 1
Cheltenham +16 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Birmingham 0 13 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Oxfordshire -8 13 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 11 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Cambridge +4 11 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Warwickshire -6 11 - -
Suffolk - 11 £55,000 - 1
Rugby - 11 - -
Newbury +24 10 £50,000 -4.76%

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design.

1 694 (62.02%) Cisco
2 543 (48.53%) Cisco Certification
3 517 (46.20%) Firewall
4 408 (36.46%) CCNP
5 402 (35.92%) LAN
6 399 (35.66%) WAN
7 302 (26.99%) MPLS
8 301 (26.90%) VPN
9 296 (26.45%) Juniper
10 291 (26.01%) Data Centre
11 275 (24.58%) Wireless
12 255 (22.79%) OSPF
13 254 (22.70%) BGP
14 247 (22.07%) Telecoms
15 245 (21.89%) Cisco ASA
16 243 (21.72%) Windows
17 241 (21.54%) Network Security
18 232 (20.73%) CCNA
19 226 (20.20%) Linux
20 200 (17.87%) TCP/IP
21 196 (17.52%) CCIE
22 188 (16.80%) CheckPoint
23 182 (16.26%) Finance
24 181 (16.18%) DNS
25 180 (16.09%) F5
26 172 (15.37%) Cisco Nexus
27 165 (14.75%) Microsoft
28 153 (13.67%) VMware
29 151 (13.49%) Security Cleared
30 138 (12.33%) Degree

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (3.93%) MS Exchange
2 31 (2.77%) WebLogic
3 18 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (1.52%) Skype for Business
5 14 (1.25%) JBoss
6 13 (1.16%) IIS
7 12 (1.07%) SharePoint
8 10 (0.89%) SAS
9 8 (0.71%) Apache
10 6 (0.54%) nginx
11 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.45%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.45%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.18%) CloudStack
Applications
1 94 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 67 (5.99%) MS Office
2 67 (5.99%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.25%) MS Project
4 12 (1.07%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.18%) Simulink
6 2 (0.18%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (1.70%) IaaS
3 19 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (1.61%) SaaS
5 14 (1.25%) Office 365
5 14 (1.25%) PaaS
6 9 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.80%) Amazon S3
7 8 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (0.54%) Route 53
9 4 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.089%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.089%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.089%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.089%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 517 (46.20%) Firewall
2 402 (35.92%) LAN
3 399 (35.66%) WAN
4 302 (26.99%) MPLS
5 301 (26.90%) VPN
6 275 (24.58%) Wireless
7 255 (22.79%) OSPF
8 254 (22.70%) BGP
9 245 (21.89%) Cisco ASA
10 241 (21.54%) Network Security
11 200 (17.87%) TCP/IP
12 181 (16.18%) DNS
13 172 (15.37%) Cisco Nexus
14 112 (10.01%) VLAN
15 109 (9.74%) VoIP
16 93 (8.31%) Internet
16 93 (8.31%) IPsec
17 88 (7.86%) EIGRP
18 86 (7.69%) SSL
19 81 (7.24%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (5.00%) MySQL
2 51 (4.56%) SQL Server
3 33 (2.95%) Big Data
4 12 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (0.71%) Hadoop
5 8 (0.71%) QlikView
5 8 (0.71%) Spotfire
5 8 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.36%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.18%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.089%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.089%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.089%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (1.43%) Maven
2 7 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.54%) MSI
4 5 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (0.45%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.36%) Ant
5 4 (0.36%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.36%) NetBeans
6 3 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.27%) JIRA
7 2 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.089%) Gradle
8 1 (0.089%) Vagrant
General
1 247 (22.07%) Telecoms
2 182 (16.26%) Finance
3 48 (4.29%) Banking
4 36 (3.22%) Marketing
5 34 (3.04%) Retail
6 21 (1.88%) Back Office
7 19 (1.70%) Electronics
7 19 (1.70%) Legal
8 18 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.43%) Billing
10 12 (1.07%) Games
11 11 (0.98%) Law
12 10 (0.89%) Advertising
13 8 (0.71%) Publishing
14 6 (0.54%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.45%) Brand Awareness
15 5 (0.45%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.45%) Military
16 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 425 (37.98%) Network Engineer
2 154 (13.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 152 (13.58%) Architect
4 133 (11.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 109 (9.74%) Network Architect
6 97 (8.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 84 (7.51%) Consultant
8 78 (6.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 66 (5.90%) Administrator
9 66 (5.90%) Design Engineer
10 55 (4.92%) Support Engineer
11 52 (4.65%) Designer
12 51 (4.56%) Systems Administrator
13 48 (4.29%) Network Design Engineer
14 44 (3.93%) Network Support
15 43 (3.84%) Analyst
15 43 (3.84%) Network Designer
16 42 (3.75%) Linux Administrator
17 41 (3.66%) Cisco Architect
17 41 (3.66%) Cisco Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (5.54%) Web Services
2 38 (3.40%) Spring
3 35 (3.13%) Hibernate
3 35 (3.13%) J2EE
4 34 (3.04%) HTML
5 33 (2.95%) XML
6 31 (2.77%) EJB
7 22 (1.97%) LAMP
8 18 (1.61%) .NET
9 14 (1.25%) Middleware
10 13 (1.16%) 802.1X
11 11 (0.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 11 (0.98%) CSS
11 11 (0.98%) STL
12 9 (0.80%) REST
13 7 (0.63%) SOAP
14 6 (0.54%) LEMP Stack
15 5 (0.45%) WebRTC
15 5 (0.45%) XMPP
16 4 (0.36%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 291 (26.01%) Data Centre
2 107 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (6.79%) Computer Science
4 43 (3.84%) Management Information System
5 31 (2.77%) Cybercrime
5 31 (2.77%) iPhone
5 31 (2.77%) Visualisation
6 30 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
7 26 (2.32%) Statistics
8 25 (2.23%) Driving Licence
9 22 (1.97%) Blackberry
10 14 (1.25%) EqualLogic
10 14 (1.25%) Mathematics
10 14 (1.25%) User Experience
11 13 (1.16%) e-Health
12 11 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 11 (0.98%) iPad
13 10 (0.89%) PKI
14 8 (0.71%) N-Tier
14 8 (0.71%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 243 (21.72%) Windows
2 226 (20.20%) Linux
3 92 (8.22%) Unix
4 74 (6.61%) Windows Server
5 60 (5.36%) Android
6 39 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (2.95%) CentOS
9 31 (2.77%) Windows Phone
10 27 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (2.14%) Apple iOS
12 20 (1.79%) Solaris
13 16 (1.43%) Debian
14 15 (1.34%) Ubuntu
15 14 (1.25%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.71%) Fedora
17 7 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
18 5 (0.45%) Windows 8
19 2 (0.18%) CatOS
20 1 (0.089%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (10.81%) ITIL
2 117 (10.46%) Load Balancing
3 109 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (9.47%) Presales
5 81 (7.24%) High Availability
6 79 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 77 (6.88%) Network Monitoring
8 63 (5.63%) Network Architecture
9 60 (5.36%) Security Management
10 59 (5.27%) Mentoring
10 59 (5.27%) Project Management
11 58 (5.18%) DevOps
11 58 (5.18%) Migration
11 58 (5.18%) Network Management
12 57 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
13 55 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
14 54 (4.83%) Change Management
15 53 (4.74%) Reverse Engineering
15 53 (4.74%) Service Delivery
16 46 (4.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (7.86%) Java
2 84 (7.51%) SQL
3 52 (4.65%) Python
4 44 (3.93%) C++
5 43 (3.84%) C#
6 31 (2.77%) JavaScript
6 31 (2.77%) Objective-C
7 28 (2.50%) C
8 26 (2.32%) Perl
9 24 (2.14%) Shell Script
10 19 (1.70%) PowerShell
11 13 (1.16%) PHP
12 8 (0.71%) R
13 6 (0.54%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.36%) Tcl
15 3 (0.27%) Ruby
16 2 (0.18%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.18%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.18%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.089%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 543 (48.53%) Cisco Certification
2 408 (36.46%) CCNP
3 232 (20.73%) CCNA
4 196 (17.52%) CCIE
5 151 (13.49%) Security Cleared
6 138 (12.33%) Degree
7 124 (11.08%) CCDP
8 122 (10.90%) SC Cleared
9 77 (6.88%) CCDA
10 66 (5.90%) DV Cleared
11 59 (5.27%) JNCIP
12 48 (4.29%) CCSP
12 48 (4.29%) JNCIA
13 46 (4.11%) JNCIE
14 44 (3.93%) JNCIS
15 38 (3.40%) CCIP
16 34 (3.04%) CCSA
17 27 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
18 24 (2.14%) CCSE
19 16 (1.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (3.22%) SLA
3 22 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 15 (1.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 14 (1.25%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.98%) QA
7 9 (0.80%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.80%) RMADS
8 7 (0.63%) Def Stans
9 2 (0.18%) COBIT
9 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.18%) ISO26262
9 2 (0.18%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.18%) MISRA
9 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.089%) DICOM
10 1 (0.089%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.089%) ISO22301
System Software
1 100 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (7.95%) Active Directory
3 29 (2.59%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.32%) vSphere
5 22 (1.97%) KVM
6 18 (1.61%) Xen
7 17 (1.52%) Docker
8 11 (0.98%) iptables
9 10 (0.89%) NFS
10 9 (0.80%) XenApp
10 9 (0.80%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.63%) vCloud
11 7 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.36%) Samba
14 3 (0.27%) ProxySG
14 3 (0.27%) Sendmail
14 3 (0.27%) Squid
14 3 (0.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 57 (5.09%) Puppet
2 38 (3.40%) FortiGate
3 36 (3.22%) Ansible
4 31 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (2.32%) Cacti
6 22 (1.97%) SolarWinds Orion
7 17 (1.52%) Nagios
8 11 (0.98%) OpenView
9 9 (0.80%) Iperf
10 8 (0.71%) Backup Exec
10 8 (0.71%) HP NNM
10 8 (0.71%) SCCM
11 7 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
12 5 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (0.45%) SCOM
13 4 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
14 3 (0.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 3 (0.27%) WSUS
14 3 (0.27%) yum
Vendors
1 694 (62.02%) Cisco
2 296 (26.45%) Juniper
3 188 (16.80%) CheckPoint
4 180 (16.09%) F5
5 165 (14.75%) Microsoft
6 153 (13.67%) VMware
7 115 (10.28%) HP
8 97 (8.67%) Palo Alto
9 81 (7.24%) Avaya
10 57 (5.09%) SolarWinds
11 46 (4.11%) Fortinet
12 38 (3.40%) Huawei
13 36 (3.22%) Citrix
14 33 (2.95%) Riverbed
15 32 (2.86%) Meraki
16 30 (2.68%) Blue Coat
17 29 (2.59%) SonicWALL
18 28 (2.50%) Dell
19 25 (2.23%) Aruba
20 23 (2.06%) WatchGuard
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benfits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + £6,000 on call
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £70,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £70,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £70,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £70,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £70,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - 95,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - 95,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent rate plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent rate plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago