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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 440 501 482
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -19
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 584 549 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.50% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.57% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 437 456 521
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,230 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -2.42%

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
83876 95652 97563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.52% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 69767 79052 78125
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 £30,500
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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +62 531 £55,000 +4.76% 40
London +18 203 £61,500 +11.81% 8
South East +121 182 £55,000 +10.00% 16
Berkshire +69 84 £57,500 +4.54% 8
Reading +45 60 £60,000 +9.09% 2
City of London +31 43 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Surrey +42 40 £52,500 +5.00% 4
South West +20 39 £54,500 +10.65% 4
East of England -2 31 £39,550 -24.66%
North West -2 27 £37,500 -46.42% 4
Yorkshire +13 26 £64,000 +13.77% 4
West Midlands -30 23 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Scotland +19 21 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Bristol +18 19 £54,500 +6.86% 2
West Yorkshire +9 19 £70,000 - 4
Kent +31 18 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Gloucestershire +8 17 £55,000 +27.90%
Dartford - 16 £57,500 - 1
South Wales +21 15 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Wales +17 15 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Bradford - 14 £71,500 -
Newport - 13 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +24 12 £56,250 -
Edinburgh +20 12 - -
Manchester -12 12 £35,000 -50.00% 1
Hampshire +20 11 £52,000 +18.85% 1
Oxfordshire +1 11 £60,000 +60.00%
Merseyside -13 11 £37,500 -
Suffolk +5 10 £32,500 +8.33%
Cheltenham - 10 £55,000 -

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 678 (60.54%) Cisco
2 594 (53.04%) Firewall
3 460 (41.07%) Cisco Certification
4 403 (35.98%) LAN
5 371 (33.13%) WAN
6 336 (30.00%) CCNP
7 307 (27.41%) MPLS
8 291 (25.98%) Wireless
9 276 (24.64%) BGP
10 251 (22.41%) Data Centre
11 250 (22.32%) VPN
12 246 (21.96%) Juniper
13 242 (21.61%) OSPF
14 236 (21.07%) Network Security
15 235 (20.98%) CCNA
16 212 (18.93%) Linux
17 207 (18.48%) Telecoms
18 198 (17.68%) DNS
19 193 (17.23%) TCP/IP
20 188 (16.79%) Security Cleared
21 187 (16.70%) CheckPoint
21 187 (16.70%) VMware
22 184 (16.43%) Windows
23 162 (14.46%) Cisco ASA
24 151 (13.48%) Microsoft
25 150 (13.39%) ITIL
26 148 (13.21%) Cisco Nexus
27 146 (13.04%) Finance
28 144 (12.86%) CCIE
29 139 (12.41%) F5

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 59 (5.27%) MS Exchange
2 35 (3.13%) OpenStack
3 31 (2.77%) nginx
4 29 (2.59%) Apache
5 25 (2.23%) Tomcat
6 22 (1.96%) JBoss
7 10 (0.89%) SharePoint
8 9 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (0.71%) IIS
9 8 (0.71%) Smallworld
10 7 (0.63%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.54%) SAS
12 4 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.36%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.27%) Confluence
13 3 (0.27%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.089%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.089%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 51 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 34 (3.04%) MS Office
3 28 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.21%) IaaS
2 31 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (2.77%) SaaS
3 21 (1.88%) Office 365
4 16 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.63%) Oracle CX
7 6 (0.54%) PaaS
8 5 (0.45%) Sumo Logic
9 4 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.18%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.089%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.089%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.089%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.089%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 594 (53.04%) Firewall
2 403 (35.98%) LAN
3 371 (33.13%) WAN
4 307 (27.41%) MPLS
5 291 (25.98%) Wireless
6 276 (24.64%) BGP
7 250 (22.32%) VPN
8 242 (21.61%) OSPF
9 236 (21.07%) Network Security
10 198 (17.68%) DNS
11 193 (17.23%) TCP/IP
12 162 (14.46%) Cisco ASA
13 148 (13.21%) Cisco Nexus
14 134 (11.96%) VoIP
15 127 (11.34%) DHCP
16 105 (9.38%) EIGRP
17 96 (8.57%) VLAN
18 90 (8.04%) Wi-Fi
19 89 (7.95%) SAN
20 87 (7.77%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (3.93%) SQL Server
2 29 (2.59%) MySQL
3 26 (2.32%) Big Data
4 16 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (0.98%) Hadoop
5 11 (0.98%) MongoDB
6 10 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (0.89%) MariaDB
6 10 (0.89%) Redis
6 10 (0.89%) Relational Database
7 9 (0.80%) GIS
8 8 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (0.54%) QlikView
11 5 (0.45%) QGIS
12 4 (0.36%) HBase
12 4 (0.36%) Pentaho
12 4 (0.36%) Spotfire
12 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (2.23%) Vagrant
2 17 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 12 (1.07%) Maven
5 11 (0.98%) Grunt
6 10 (0.89%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.45%) Subversion
7 5 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 207 (18.48%) Telecoms
2 146 (13.04%) Finance
3 57 (5.09%) Marketing
4 36 (3.21%) Advertising
5 24 (2.14%) Retail
6 23 (2.05%) Banking
7 19 (1.70%) Legal
8 8 (0.71%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.54%) Electronics
10 5 (0.45%) Back Office
10 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.36%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.27%) Front Office
12 3 (0.27%) Law
13 2 (0.18%) Automotive
13 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.18%) Military
13 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.089%) Billing
14 1 (0.089%) Games
Job Titles
1 436 (38.93%) Network Engineer
2 198 (17.68%) Architect
3 128 (11.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 124 (11.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 99 (8.84%) Consultant
6 87 (7.77%) Senior Network Engineer
7 80 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
8 78 (6.96%) Support Engineer
9 72 (6.43%) Design Engineer
10 63 (5.63%) Security Architect
11 60 (5.36%) Network Architect
12 56 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
12 56 (5.00%) Network Manager
13 54 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
14 51 (4.55%) Cisco Design Engineer
15 49 (4.38%) IP Engineer
15 49 (4.38%) Network Support
15 49 (4.38%) Network Support Engineer
16 47 (4.20%) Network Consultant
16 47 (4.20%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (3.57%) 802.1X
2 27 (2.41%) Middleware
3 21 (1.88%) HTML
3 21 (1.88%) WebRTC
4 15 (1.34%) .NET
5 14 (1.25%) Node.js
5 14 (1.25%) Web Services
6 13 (1.16%) CSS
7 12 (1.07%) HTML5
7 12 (1.07%) XML
8 11 (0.98%) AngularJS
8 11 (0.98%) CSS3
8 11 (0.98%) jQuery
9 8 (0.71%) LAMP
10 7 (0.63%) JSON
10 7 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (0.63%) WebCenter
11 6 (0.54%) J2EE
11 6 (0.54%) Spring
12 5 (0.45%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 251 (22.41%) Data Centre
2 103 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (4.38%) Management Information System
4 44 (3.93%) Computer Science
5 33 (2.95%) e-Health
6 29 (2.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 24 (2.14%) Clustering
8 21 (1.88%) Smart Home
8 21 (1.88%) Visualisation
9 19 (1.70%) Client/Server
9 19 (1.70%) PKI
10 17 (1.52%) iPhone
11 15 (1.34%) Cybercrime
11 15 (1.34%) Driving Licence
12 12 (1.07%) Cyberthreat
12 12 (1.07%) Replication
13 10 (0.89%) Mathematics
13 10 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (0.80%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 212 (18.93%) Linux
2 184 (16.43%) Windows
3 93 (8.30%) Windows Server
4 48 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (3.84%) Unix
6 35 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (2.41%) CentOS
9 20 (1.79%) Android
10 17 (1.52%) Windows Phone
11 14 (1.25%) Debian
11 14 (1.25%) Ubuntu
12 12 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.80%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.80%) Windows 10
13 9 (0.80%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.71%) VyOS
15 5 (0.45%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.36%) Solaris
16 4 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (13.39%) ITIL
2 137 (12.23%) Presales
3 131 (11.70%) Cybersecurity
4 117 (10.45%) Load Balancing
5 106 (9.46%) Network Architecture
6 100 (8.93%) Network Monitoring
7 92 (8.21%) High Availability
8 81 (7.23%) Network Management
9 65 (5.80%) Security Architecture
10 57 (5.09%) Project Management
11 49 (4.38%) Change Control
12 48 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (4.29%) DevOps
13 45 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
14 43 (3.84%) Technical Architecture
15 41 (3.66%) Service Delivery
15 41 (3.66%) Service Management
16 39 (3.48%) Network Planning
17 37 (3.30%) Capacity Planning
17 37 (3.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 73 (6.52%) SQL
2 69 (6.16%) Python
3 35 (3.13%) C
4 30 (2.68%) Java
5 28 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 26 (2.32%) C++
7 25 (2.23%) C#
8 21 (1.88%) JavaScript
9 18 (1.61%) PHP
10 17 (1.52%) Ruby
11 16 (1.43%) Perl
12 15 (1.34%) Scala
13 13 (1.16%) Go
14 12 (1.07%) Shell Script
15 10 (0.89%) PowerShell
16 9 (0.80%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.54%) R
17 6 (0.54%) VB
18 1 (0.089%) Fortran
18 1 (0.089%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 460 (41.07%) Cisco Certification
2 336 (30.00%) CCNP
3 235 (20.98%) CCNA
4 188 (16.79%) Security Cleared
5 144 (12.86%) CCIE
6 133 (11.88%) SC Cleared
7 115 (10.27%) Degree
8 86 (7.68%) DV Cleared
9 57 (5.09%) JNCIP
10 50 (4.46%) CCDP
11 43 (3.84%) JNCIE
12 42 (3.75%) JNCIA
13 39 (3.48%) JNCIS
14 36 (3.21%) CCIP
15 31 (2.77%) CCSA
16 30 (2.68%) CISSP
17 27 (2.41%) CCDA
17 27 (2.41%) CCSP
18 19 (1.70%) CCSE
19 17 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 49 (4.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 40 (3.57%) SLA
4 19 (1.70%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.07%) QA
6 9 (0.80%) RMADS
7 4 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.27%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.18%) COBIT
9 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.089%) DICOM
10 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 118 (10.54%) Active Directory
2 95 (8.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 32 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
5 28 (2.50%) Docker
6 23 (2.05%) VMware ESX
7 18 (1.61%) vSphere
8 13 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (0.98%) iptables
10 8 (0.71%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.63%) XenApp
12 6 (0.54%) ProxySG
12 6 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.45%) OpenSIPS
13 5 (0.45%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.36%) FreeRADIUS
14 4 (0.36%) HDFS
15 3 (0.27%) GlusterFS
15 3 (0.27%) KVM
15 3 (0.27%) Squid
Systems Management
1 62 (5.54%) Puppet
2 51 (4.55%) Nagios
2 51 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (3.30%) Ansible
4 26 (2.32%) Backup Exec
4 26 (2.32%) Cisco Prime
5 18 (1.61%) SolarWinds Orion
6 17 (1.52%) vMotion
7 15 (1.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 14 (1.25%) Cacti
9 11 (0.98%) Salt
9 11 (0.98%) SCOM
10 10 (0.89%) FortiGate
10 10 (0.89%) OpenNMS
10 10 (0.89%) vRealize
11 8 (0.71%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (0.63%) Kubernetes
13 6 (0.54%) SCCM
13 6 (0.54%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 678 (60.54%) Cisco
2 246 (21.96%) Juniper
3 187 (16.70%) CheckPoint
3 187 (16.70%) VMware
4 151 (13.48%) Microsoft
5 139 (12.41%) F5
6 95 (8.48%) Palo Alto
7 92 (8.21%) HP
8 73 (6.52%) Oracle
9 59 (5.27%) Huawei
10 49 (4.38%) Fortinet
11 47 (4.20%) Red Hat
11 47 (4.20%) SolarWinds
12 44 (3.93%) Citrix
13 39 (3.48%) Avaya
13 39 (3.48%) Nokia
14 37 (3.30%) Ericsson
15 35 (3.13%) Dell
15 35 (3.13%) Veeam
16 32 (2.86%) Brocade
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire
Consult Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 - £50 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Leidos
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Talent Spa
Salary: £19k - 29k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 - £56 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Superb base with commission and bene
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: 17 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Posted: 20 days ago