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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 407 484 507
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +23
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 606 597 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.56% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.64% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 461 488 455
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,877 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%

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
79346 93895 96993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.09% 87.52% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65361 77586 79710
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 £31,028
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 7 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +79 560 £54,500 +9.00% 55
South East +133 237 £55,000 +10.00% 16
London +18 189 £55,000 -4.34% 13
Berkshire +85 104 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Reading +23 61 £57,500 +4.54% 4
Surrey +53 53 £35,000 -26.31% 1
North West -8 34 £41,750 -1.76% 11
Scotland +19 31 £47,500 +11.76% 1
West Midlands -12 29 £46,250 +8.82% 3
Yorkshire +18 26 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Kent +31 25 £57,500 +27.77%
Hampshire +4 24 £50,000 -20.63% 6
East of England -13 23 £61,250 +25.00%
South West +3 20 £52,500 +31.25% 7
West Yorkshire +40 18 £28,000 -60.00% 5
Dartford - 18 £57,500 -
West Sussex +30 16 £52,500 -19.23%
City of London +13 16 £52,500 -6.25% 2
Windsor - 16 £77,500 -
Bracknell +28 14 £55,000 -
Glasgow +18 14 £55,000 +29.41%
Manchester -20 13 £51,000 +20.00% 4
Woking - 13 £35,000 -
Oxted -1 12 £29,000 -10.76%
Hertfordshire -2 12 £32,500 -38.38%
Gatwick - 12 £53,750 -
Bristol +22 11 £53,500 -2.72% 3
Leeds +35 10 £28,000 -60.00% 4
Oxfordshire +27 9 £47,500 +10.46% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 8 £62,500 -

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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.

1 787 (65.15%) Cisco
2 681 (56.37%) Firewall
3 528 (43.71%) Cisco Certification
4 483 (39.98%) LAN
5 409 (33.86%) WAN
6 389 (32.20%) CCNP
7 320 (26.49%) BGP
8 319 (26.41%) Wireless
9 318 (26.32%) MPLS
10 297 (24.59%) Data Centre
11 292 (24.17%) Network Security
12 291 (24.09%) OSPF
13 275 (22.76%) VPN
14 245 (20.28%) Juniper
15 243 (20.12%) CCNA
16 242 (20.03%) DNS
17 241 (19.95%) Telecoms
18 227 (18.79%) CheckPoint
19 200 (16.56%) TCP/IP
20 198 (16.39%) Windows
21 196 (16.23%) Linux
22 172 (14.24%) VMware
23 164 (13.58%) Finance
24 162 (13.41%) DHCP
25 156 (12.91%) CCIE
26 152 (12.58%) Degree
27 149 (12.33%) Cisco Nexus
28 146 (12.09%) F5
28 146 (12.09%) Microsoft
29 142 (11.75%) Security Cleared

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 51 (4.22%) MS Exchange
2 26 (2.15%) OpenStack
3 23 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 20 (1.66%) nginx
5 18 (1.49%) IIS
6 13 (1.08%) Apache
6 13 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (0.83%) Smallworld
8 9 (0.75%) JBoss
9 7 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.41%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.41%) SAS
10 5 (0.41%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.25%) Confluence
11 3 (0.25%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.25%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.083%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.083%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.083%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 52 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.48%) MS Office
3 21 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.083%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.083%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.23%) Office 365
2 34 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (2.81%) SaaS
3 31 (2.57%) IaaS
4 19 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.66%) Oracle CX
8 3 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.17%) PaaS
9 2 (0.17%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.083%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.083%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.083%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.083%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.083%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.083%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.083%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 681 (56.37%) Firewall
2 483 (39.98%) LAN
3 409 (33.86%) WAN
4 320 (26.49%) BGP
5 319 (26.41%) Wireless
6 318 (26.32%) MPLS
7 292 (24.17%) Network Security
8 291 (24.09%) OSPF
9 275 (22.76%) VPN
10 242 (20.03%) DNS
11 200 (16.56%) TCP/IP
12 162 (13.41%) DHCP
13 149 (12.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 126 (10.43%) VoIP
15 122 (10.10%) Cisco ASA
15 122 (10.10%) VLAN
16 119 (9.85%) EIGRP
17 109 (9.02%) Cisco IOS
18 90 (7.45%) Wi-Fi
19 84 (6.95%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (2.98%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.99%) MySQL
3 23 (1.90%) Big Data
4 11 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (0.91%) GIS
4 11 (0.91%) MariaDB
4 11 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (0.75%) Hadoop
6 8 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.41%) QGIS
8 5 (0.41%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.33%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.33%) Pentaho
10 3 (0.25%) OLAP
10 3 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (1.08%) Git (software)
2 12 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
2 12 (0.99%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.33%) Subversion
4 3 (0.25%) Grunt
4 3 (0.25%) JIRA
5 2 (0.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.17%) Maven
6 1 (0.083%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 241 (19.95%) Telecoms
2 164 (13.58%) Finance
3 81 (6.71%) Marketing
4 35 (2.90%) Advertising
5 33 (2.73%) Banking
6 32 (2.65%) Retail
7 20 (1.66%) Legal
8 13 (1.08%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.41%) Back Office
9 5 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.33%) Electronics
10 4 (0.33%) Law
11 3 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.17%) Games
12 2 (0.17%) German Language
12 2 (0.17%) Publishing
13 1 (0.083%) French Language
13 1 (0.083%) Front Office
13 1 (0.083%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 541 (44.78%) Network Engineer
2 163 (13.49%) Architect
3 133 (11.01%) Cisco Engineer
4 120 (9.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 99 (8.20%) Senior Network Engineer
6 91 (7.53%) Design Engineer
7 90 (7.45%) Network Design Engineer
8 86 (7.12%) Consultant
9 69 (5.71%) IP Engineer
10 64 (5.30%) Support Engineer
11 63 (5.22%) Cisco Design Engineer
12 58 (4.80%) Analyst
12 58 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 54 (4.47%) Security Engineer
14 53 (4.39%) Lead Network Engineer
14 53 (4.39%) Network Architect
15 49 (4.06%) Solutions Architect
16 48 (3.97%) Network Consultant
17 46 (3.81%) Network Manager
18 45 (3.73%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (3.06%) 802.1X
2 29 (2.40%) Middleware
3 24 (1.99%) .NET
4 17 (1.41%) Web Services
5 15 (1.24%) WebRTC
6 14 (1.16%) HTML
7 13 (1.08%) XML
8 10 (0.83%) SAX
9 9 (0.75%) J2EE
9 9 (0.75%) JSON
9 9 (0.75%) Spring
10 8 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
10 8 (0.66%) WebCenter
11 7 (0.58%) SOAP
12 6 (0.50%) Hibernate
12 6 (0.50%) LAMP
13 5 (0.41%) CSS
13 5 (0.41%) EJB
13 5 (0.41%) HTML5
14 4 (0.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 297 (24.59%) Data Centre
2 114 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (3.81%) Computer Science
4 45 (3.73%) Management Information System
5 26 (2.15%) PKI
6 24 (1.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 23 (1.90%) BYOD
8 21 (1.74%) Visualisation
9 20 (1.66%) Client/Server
10 17 (1.41%) e-Health
11 15 (1.24%) Clustering
11 15 (1.24%) Replication
11 15 (1.24%) Smart Home
12 14 (1.16%) Driving Licence
12 14 (1.16%) iPhone
13 12 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
13 12 (0.99%) Private Cloud
14 11 (0.91%) Cybercrime
14 11 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 198 (16.39%) Windows
2 196 (16.23%) Linux
3 89 (7.37%) Windows Server
4 52 (4.30%) Unix
5 45 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (2.32%) CentOS
8 23 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.41%) Android
10 14 (1.16%) Ubuntu
10 14 (1.16%) Windows Phone
11 10 (0.83%) Debian
11 10 (0.83%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.83%) VyOS
12 9 (0.75%) Solaris
13 8 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.50%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.41%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.33%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (11.67%) Network Architecture
2 130 (10.76%) ITIL
3 121 (10.02%) Load Balancing
4 112 (9.27%) Network Management
5 110 (9.11%) Cybersecurity
5 110 (9.11%) Presales
6 100 (8.28%) High Availability
7 95 (7.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 93 (7.70%) Network Monitoring
9 76 (6.29%) Service Management
10 74 (6.13%) Project Management
11 68 (5.63%) Business Continuity
12 55 (4.55%) Information Security
13 52 (4.30%) Security Architecture
14 46 (3.81%) Network Planning
15 43 (3.56%) Migration
16 39 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
16 39 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
17 38 (3.15%) Change Control
18 36 (2.98%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 82 (6.79%) SQL
2 61 (5.05%) Python
3 24 (1.99%) PowerShell
4 22 (1.82%) Java
5 17 (1.41%) Bash Shell
6 15 (1.24%) C
6 15 (1.24%) VB
7 14 (1.16%) Perl
7 14 (1.16%) PHP
8 12 (0.99%) C++
9 11 (0.91%) C#
9 11 (0.91%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.50%) Objective-C
11 5 (0.41%) Ruby
11 5 (0.41%) Scala
12 3 (0.25%) Go
12 3 (0.25%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.25%) R
13 1 (0.083%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.083%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 528 (43.71%) Cisco Certification
2 389 (32.20%) CCNP
3 243 (20.12%) CCNA
4 156 (12.91%) CCIE
5 152 (12.58%) Degree
6 142 (11.75%) Security Cleared
7 105 (8.69%) SC Cleared
8 49 (4.06%) CCIP
8 49 (4.06%) DV Cleared
9 47 (3.89%) CCSA
10 44 (3.64%) JNCIP
11 41 (3.39%) CCDP
12 40 (3.31%) JNCIA
13 34 (2.81%) CCSP
14 32 (2.65%) CCSE
15 29 (2.40%) CISSP
16 28 (2.32%) JNCIS
17 23 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (1.82%) JNCIE
19 19 (1.57%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (3.39%) SLA
3 33 (2.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 22 (1.82%) PCI DSS
5 13 (1.08%) QA
6 5 (0.41%) Def Stans
7 4 (0.33%) RMADS
8 2 (0.17%) COBIT
8 2 (0.17%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.083%) COSHH
9 1 (0.083%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 116 (9.60%) Active Directory
2 104 (8.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (3.31%) Hyper-V
4 36 (2.98%) Virtual Servers
5 33 (2.73%) vSphere
6 21 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 18 (1.49%) VMware ESX
8 13 (1.08%) Docker
9 10 (0.83%) iptables
10 6 (0.50%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.41%) Firmware
11 5 (0.41%) ProxySG
11 5 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.41%) XenApp
12 4 (0.33%) FreeRADIUS
13 3 (0.25%) GlusterFS
14 2 (0.17%) HDFS
14 2 (0.17%) vCloud
14 2 (0.17%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.083%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 40 (3.31%) Puppet
2 32 (2.65%) Nagios
3 27 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (1.99%) Ansible
5 23 (1.90%) Cisco Prime
6 21 (1.74%) vMotion
7 15 (1.24%) SolarWinds Orion
8 14 (1.16%) Backup Exec
8 14 (1.16%) OpenNMS
9 13 (1.08%) SCCM
10 11 (0.91%) SCOM
11 10 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 10 (0.83%) vRealize
12 9 (0.75%) WSUS
13 8 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
13 8 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 8 (0.66%) RANCID
14 6 (0.50%) Cacti
14 6 (0.50%) FortiGate
15 5 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 787 (65.15%) Cisco
2 245 (20.28%) Juniper
3 227 (18.79%) CheckPoint
4 172 (14.24%) VMware
5 146 (12.09%) F5
5 146 (12.09%) Microsoft
6 128 (10.60%) Palo Alto
7 101 (8.36%) HP
8 66 (5.46%) Huawei
9 57 (4.72%) Extreme Networks
10 56 (4.64%) Fortinet
11 55 (4.55%) Oracle
12 50 (4.14%) SolarWinds
13 46 (3.81%) Nokia
14 44 (3.64%) Mitel
15 37 (3.06%) Avaya
16 36 (2.98%) Red Hat
17 35 (2.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 34 (2.81%) Brocade
18 34 (2.81%) Veeam
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 plus monetary benefits and pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 plus monetary benefits and pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 plus monetary benefits and pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 plus monetary benefits and pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 plus monetary benefits and pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Connected IT
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Hh Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive + discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Keswick, Cumbria
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 21 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £77,000 to £87,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Kineo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 14 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Kineo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: 6 days ago