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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
UK
Rank 410 465 474
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 539 578 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.57% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.64% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 406 412 505
Median salary £55,000 £54,290 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.30% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

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
73636 90103 92424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.28% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60524 74752 75526
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 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +57 518 £55,000 - 62
London +132 216 £57,500 -4.16% 20
South East +36 154 £55,000 -2.65% 13
Berkshire +33 63 £55,000 -8.33% 2
North West +10 59 £41,000 -56.84% 5
Manchester -21 41 £48,750 -48.68% 4
West Midlands +30 39 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Reading +15 33 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Surrey +42 27 £41,000 -10.86% 3
City of London +32 24 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Yorkshire +16 18 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Kent - 18 £57,500 -
Scotland +8 17 £61,250 +36.11% 1
East of England -27 17 £80,000 +55.33%
Hampshire -2 16 £71,750 +26.99% 3
Herefordshire - 16 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham +11 15 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Hertfordshire -4 15 £80,000 +68.42%
West Yorkshire +5 14 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Dartford - 14 £57,500 -
Leeds +19 13 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Middlesex - 12 £47,500 - 1
South West -7 11 £60,000 +10.51% 12
Lancashire - 11 £41,000 - 1
Glasgow +16 10 £70,000 +55.55%
Newbury +5 10 £55,000 +10.00%
Chiswick - 10 £65,000 -
Hereford - 10 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex +16 9 £25,000 -52.38%
Oxfordshire +9 8 £52,500 +5.00% 3

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 775 (66.52%) Cisco
2 689 (59.14%) Firewall
3 541 (46.44%) Cisco Certification
4 469 (40.26%) LAN
5 411 (35.28%) WAN
6 410 (35.19%) CCNP
7 352 (30.21%) Data Centre
8 342 (29.36%) Network Security
9 325 (27.90%) BGP
10 322 (27.64%) MPLS
11 315 (27.04%) Wireless
12 302 (25.92%) OSPF
13 289 (24.81%) Juniper
14 284 (24.38%) VPN
15 244 (20.94%) DNS
16 231 (19.83%) CCNA
17 229 (19.66%) CheckPoint
18 203 (17.42%) Telecoms
19 194 (16.65%) TCP/IP
20 189 (16.22%) CCIE
21 177 (15.19%) Windows
22 170 (14.59%) Cisco Nexus
23 154 (13.22%) F5
24 152 (13.05%) DHCP
25 147 (12.62%) Linux
26 145 (12.45%) Finance
27 143 (12.27%) Degree
28 142 (12.19%) Network Architecture
29 140 (12.02%) Microsoft
29 140 (12.02%) Palo Alto

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 32 (2.75%) MS Exchange
2 24 (2.06%) Confluence
3 22 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 20 (1.72%) IIS
5 18 (1.55%) Tomcat
6 11 (0.94%) nginx
7 8 (0.69%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.69%) Skype for Business
7 8 (0.69%) Smallworld
8 7 (0.60%) Apache
9 5 (0.43%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.43%) SAS
10 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.26%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.17%) JBoss
11 2 (0.17%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.086%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.086%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.086%) WordPress
Applications
1 58 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.69%) MS Office
3 16 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.17%) SPSS
7 1 (0.086%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
1 45 (3.86%) Office 365
2 39 (3.35%) SaaS
3 33 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (2.23%) IaaS
5 19 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (1.03%) PaaS
8 7 (0.60%) Oracle CX
9 3 (0.26%) GitHub
10 1 (0.086%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 689 (59.14%) Firewall
2 469 (40.26%) LAN
3 411 (35.28%) WAN
4 342 (29.36%) Network Security
5 325 (27.90%) BGP
6 322 (27.64%) MPLS
7 315 (27.04%) Wireless
8 302 (25.92%) OSPF
9 284 (24.38%) VPN
10 244 (20.94%) DNS
11 194 (16.65%) TCP/IP
12 170 (14.59%) Cisco Nexus
13 152 (13.05%) DHCP
14 137 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
15 115 (9.87%) EIGRP
16 106 (9.10%) Cisco ASA
17 101 (8.67%) VLAN
18 99 (8.50%) VoIP
19 80 (6.87%) HSRP
20 78 (6.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (2.49%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.37%) Big Data
3 12 (1.03%) MySQL
3 12 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (0.77%) Hadoop
6 8 (0.69%) GIS
7 7 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (0.34%) MariaDB
8 4 (0.34%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.34%) QGIS
9 3 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.26%) OLAP
9 3 (0.26%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.26%) Redis
10 2 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.17%) MS Access
10 2 (0.17%) QlikView
10 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (2.06%) JIRA
2 13 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 12 (1.03%) Subversion
4 5 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.26%) Travis CI
6 2 (0.17%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.086%) TeamCity
General
1 203 (17.42%) Telecoms
2 145 (12.45%) Finance
3 66 (5.67%) Marketing
4 33 (2.83%) Legal
4 33 (2.83%) Retail
5 29 (2.49%) Banking
6 9 (0.77%) Investment Banking
7 8 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.60%) Advertising
9 5 (0.43%) Electronics
10 4 (0.34%) Back Office
10 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.34%) Law
10 4 (0.34%) Military
11 2 (0.17%) Games
11 2 (0.17%) Publishing
12 1 (0.086%) Automotive
12 1 (0.086%) Front Office
12 1 (0.086%) German Language
12 1 (0.086%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 543 (46.61%) Network Engineer
2 154 (13.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 141 (12.10%) Architect
3 141 (12.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 131 (11.24%) Senior Network Engineer
5 83 (7.12%) Design Engineer
6 79 (6.78%) Network Design Engineer
7 74 (6.35%) Consultant
8 70 (6.01%) Support Engineer
9 65 (5.58%) Network Architect
10 63 (5.41%) Juniper Engineer
11 62 (5.32%) Analyst
12 59 (5.06%) Lead Network Engineer
13 54 (4.64%) Cisco Design Engineer
14 52 (4.46%) Security Engineer
15 50 (4.29%) Network Consultant
16 46 (3.95%) IP Engineer
17 44 (3.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 43 (3.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
19 42 (3.61%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.69%) 802.1X
2 31 (2.66%) .NET
3 30 (2.58%) Web Services
4 27 (2.32%) Middleware
5 19 (1.63%) HTML
6 14 (1.20%) CSS
7 12 (1.03%) SAX
8 8 (0.69%) XML
9 7 (0.60%) J2EE
9 7 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (0.60%) Spring
9 7 (0.60%) WebCenter
10 6 (0.52%) JSON
10 6 (0.52%) LAMP
10 6 (0.52%) SOAP
11 5 (0.43%) WinForms
12 4 (0.34%) Hibernate
13 3 (0.26%) EJB
13 3 (0.26%) RESTful
13 3 (0.26%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 352 (30.21%) Data Centre
2 117 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 27 (2.32%) BYOD
4 27 (2.32%) IVR
4 27 (2.32%) Management Information System
5 26 (2.23%) PKI
6 17 (1.46%) e-Health
6 17 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
7 16 (1.37%) Private Cloud
8 15 (1.29%) Clustering
9 14 (1.20%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.03%) Replication
11 11 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 10 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.69%) Cybercrime
14 6 (0.52%) Driving Licence
15 5 (0.43%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 177 (15.19%) Windows
2 147 (12.62%) Linux
3 74 (6.35%) Windows Server
4 66 (5.67%) Unix
5 35 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (1.29%) CentOS
7 15 (1.29%) Solaris
8 11 (0.94%) Ubuntu
9 10 (0.86%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.69%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.60%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.52%) Android
13 5 (0.43%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.34%) Debian
14 4 (0.34%) VyOS
15 3 (0.26%) Fedora
16 2 (0.17%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (12.19%) Network Architecture
2 124 (10.64%) ITIL
3 117 (10.04%) Network Management
4 104 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 102 (8.76%) Load Balancing
5 102 (8.76%) Network Monitoring
6 101 (8.67%) High Availability
7 80 (6.87%) Project Management
8 70 (6.01%) Business Continuity
9 62 (5.32%) Cybersecurity
9 62 (5.32%) Information Security
9 62 (5.32%) Migration
10 60 (5.15%) Service Management
11 59 (5.06%) Presales
12 53 (4.55%) SOA
13 51 (4.38%) Mentoring
14 48 (4.12%) Network Planning
15 47 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (4.03%) Time Management
16 44 (3.78%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 77 (6.61%) SQL
2 44 (3.78%) Python
3 43 (3.69%) Java
4 24 (2.06%) PowerShell
5 21 (1.80%) Perl
6 16 (1.37%) VB
7 13 (1.12%) PHP
8 12 (1.03%) Bash Shell
8 12 (1.03%) C
9 10 (0.86%) JavaScript
10 8 (0.69%) C#
10 8 (0.69%) C++
11 5 (0.43%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.34%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.34%) Ruby
12 4 (0.34%) Scala
13 3 (0.26%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.26%) R
13 3 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 541 (46.44%) Cisco Certification
2 410 (35.19%) CCNP
3 231 (19.83%) CCNA
4 189 (16.22%) CCIE
5 143 (12.27%) Degree
6 101 (8.67%) Security Cleared
7 77 (6.61%) SC Cleared
8 61 (5.24%) JNCIP
9 55 (4.72%) CCSA
10 53 (4.55%) JNCIA
11 51 (4.38%) CCIP
12 44 (3.78%) JNCIS
13 40 (3.43%) DV Cleared
14 39 (3.35%) CISSP
15 37 (3.18%) CCSP
16 34 (2.92%) CCSE
17 28 (2.40%) CCDP
18 27 (2.32%) CISM
19 24 (2.06%) JNCIE
20 23 (1.97%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.83%) SLA
2 24 (2.06%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.94%) Def Stans
3 11 (0.94%) QA
4 9 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.34%) COSHH
6 3 (0.26%) PMO
7 2 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.086%) COBIT
8 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.086%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.086%) RMADS
8 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (7.30%) Active Directory
2 78 (6.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (2.58%) vSphere
4 27 (2.32%) Hyper-V
5 21 (1.80%) Virtual Servers
6 17 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (0.60%) ProxySG
8 6 (0.52%) Firmware
8 6 (0.52%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.43%) Docker
10 3 (0.26%) GlusterFS
10 3 (0.26%) iptables
10 3 (0.26%) KVM
10 3 (0.26%) NFS
10 3 (0.26%) Postfix
11 1 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (2.15%) Puppet
2 24 (2.06%) Cisco Prime
3 21 (1.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 20 (1.72%) Nagios
5 18 (1.55%) CSIRT
5 18 (1.55%) vMotion
6 17 (1.46%) SCCM
7 16 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
8 14 (1.20%) Ansible
8 14 (1.20%) HAProxy
9 13 (1.12%) FortiGate
9 13 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (0.94%) OpenNMS
11 8 (0.69%) Cacti
11 8 (0.69%) SCOM
11 8 (0.69%) WSUS
12 7 (0.60%) Backup Exec
12 7 (0.60%) RANCID
13 6 (0.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 775 (66.52%) Cisco
2 289 (24.81%) Juniper
3 229 (19.66%) CheckPoint
4 154 (13.22%) F5
5 140 (12.02%) Microsoft
5 140 (12.02%) Palo Alto
6 118 (10.13%) VMware
7 85 (7.30%) HP
8 72 (6.18%) Fortinet
9 60 (5.15%) SolarWinds
10 57 (4.89%) Riverbed
11 47 (4.03%) Extreme Networks
12 41 (3.52%) Mitel
13 40 (3.43%) Oracle
14 36 (3.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 29 (2.49%) Huawei
16 27 (2.32%) Brocade
16 27 (2.32%) Nokia
17 26 (2.23%) Avaya
18 24 (2.06%) SonicWALL
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Icore Tech
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits 20% bonus, vendor training, many b
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Exceptional Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: $50,000 - $70,000 + bonuses, overtime, TAX FREE
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Morson International
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + more
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum Basix salary to £80,000 plus variabl
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum Negotaible + Bonus + Excellent Benef
Posted: 4 days ago