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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 484 486 500
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 519 590 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.54% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.61% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 397 478 484
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.96%

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
86074 96066 99488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.83% 87.26% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 71841 78584 80267
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -24 465 £55,000 +4.76% 50
London +11 181 £57,500 +9.52% 19
South East -7 152 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Berkshire -7 58 £60,000 -
Reading +10 37 £60,000 +4.34%
East of England +11 36 £45,000 -18.18% 5
West Midlands +4 36 £50,000 -13.04% 3
City of London +31 33 £63,750 +13.33% 6
Surrey -1 32 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South West +27 29 £55,000 +34.14% 4
Scotland +14 22 £51,250 -6.81% 1
Hertfordshire +9 22 £52,500 -4.54% 2
West Sussex +10 20 £50,000 +22.69%
Edinburgh +23 18 £29,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +29 15 £72,500 +38.09%
Gloucestershire +9 15 £55,000 +134.04% 2
North West -1 14 £41,000 -8.88% 6
Crawley -4 14 £22,500 -45.78%
Milton Keynes +26 11 £72,500 +38.09%
Kent +22 11 £49,250 +9.44% 2
Yorkshire -12 11 £45,000 -18.55% 7
Birmingham -20 11 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Bristol +31 10 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Sheffield +32 9 £45,000 +32.35%
South Yorkshire +22 9 £45,000 +32.35%
Bedfordshire +19 9 £60,000 +17.07% 1
Hampshire -11 9 £51,250 -6.81% 2
Hounslow +18 8 £67,500 -
Windsor - 8 £77,500 -
Cheltenham - 8 £55,000 - 1

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 686 (58.78%) Cisco
2 588 (50.39%) Firewall
3 514 (44.04%) Cisco Certification
4 438 (37.53%) WAN
5 422 (36.16%) LAN
6 345 (29.56%) CCNP
7 318 (27.25%) Wireless
8 315 (26.99%) MPLS
9 310 (26.56%) Juniper
10 290 (24.85%) CCNA
11 284 (24.34%) VPN
12 275 (23.56%) Data Centre
13 255 (21.85%) BGP
14 250 (21.42%) OSPF
15 233 (19.97%) Security Cleared
16 223 (19.11%) Network Security
17 219 (18.77%) Windows
18 214 (18.34%) CheckPoint
19 206 (17.65%) Telecoms
20 204 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
21 200 (17.14%) Linux
22 197 (16.88%) TCP/IP
23 188 (16.11%) CCIE
24 186 (15.94%) DNS
25 184 (15.77%) SC Cleared
26 180 (15.42%) ITIL
26 180 (15.42%) Finance
27 177 (15.17%) VMware
28 170 (14.57%) Microsoft
29 168 (14.40%) 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 73 (6.26%) MS Exchange
2 31 (2.66%) JBoss
3 28 (2.40%) Apache
4 23 (1.97%) OpenStack
5 21 (1.80%) nginx
6 20 (1.71%) Tomcat
7 15 (1.29%) SharePoint
8 13 (1.11%) SAS
9 11 (0.94%) Skype for Business
10 10 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.43%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.43%) Confluence
14 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
15 2 (0.17%) IIS
16 1 (0.086%) Elasticsearch
16 1 (0.086%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 70 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 58 (4.97%) MS Visio
3 48 (4.11%) MS Office
4 12 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.086%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (2.83%) IaaS
3 31 (2.66%) SaaS
4 25 (2.14%) Office 365
5 15 (1.29%) PaaS
6 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.43%) Sumo Logic
10 4 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.17%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.086%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.086%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.086%) Bluemix
12 1 (0.086%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.086%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 588 (50.39%) Firewall
2 438 (37.53%) WAN
3 422 (36.16%) LAN
4 318 (27.25%) Wireless
5 315 (26.99%) MPLS
6 284 (24.34%) VPN
7 255 (21.85%) BGP
8 250 (21.42%) OSPF
9 223 (19.11%) Network Security
10 204 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
11 197 (16.88%) TCP/IP
12 186 (15.94%) DNS
13 163 (13.97%) Cisco Nexus
14 141 (12.08%) VoIP
15 112 (9.60%) DHCP
16 106 (9.08%) EIGRP
16 106 (9.08%) SSL
17 105 (9.00%) VLAN
18 96 (8.23%) SAN
19 90 (7.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (5.74%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.23%) MySQL
3 25 (2.14%) Big Data
4 18 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 17 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (1.11%) QlikView
7 13 (1.11%) Spotfire
7 13 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (1.03%) MongoDB
9 11 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (0.94%) Redis
10 9 (0.77%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.43%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.34%) HBase
13 4 (0.34%) Pentaho
14 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (1.80%) Maven
1 21 (1.80%) Vagrant
2 15 (1.29%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.03%) Grunt
3 12 (1.03%) Jenkins
4 10 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (0.43%) JIRA
5 5 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 206 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 180 (15.42%) Finance
3 33 (2.83%) Advertising
4 31 (2.66%) Marketing
5 29 (2.49%) Banking
5 29 (2.49%) Retail
6 13 (1.11%) Multimedia
7 12 (1.03%) Back Office
8 11 (0.94%) Legal
9 10 (0.86%) Electronics
10 7 (0.60%) Automotive
10 7 (0.60%) Front Office
11 6 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.43%) Billing
13 4 (0.34%) Law
13 4 (0.34%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.26%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.17%) Military
16 1 (0.086%) Games
Job Titles
1 425 (36.42%) Network Engineer
2 237 (20.31%) Architect
3 154 (13.20%) Cisco Engineer
4 150 (12.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 105 (9.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 96 (8.23%) Support Engineer
7 94 (8.05%) Consultant
8 82 (7.03%) Network Architect
9 76 (6.51%) Network Design Engineer
10 75 (6.43%) Security Architect
11 67 (5.74%) Network Support
12 65 (5.57%) Juniper Engineer
13 64 (5.48%) Designer
14 62 (5.31%) Design Engineer
14 62 (5.31%) Network Support Engineer
15 57 (4.88%) Cisco Design Engineer
15 57 (4.88%) Cybersecurity Architect
16 55 (4.71%) Analyst
17 52 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 50 (4.28%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.91%) 802.1X
2 32 (2.74%) HTML
3 26 (2.23%) Middleware
3 26 (2.23%) Web Services
4 22 (1.89%) WebRTC
5 21 (1.80%) CSS
6 19 (1.63%) .NET
7 18 (1.54%) XML
8 16 (1.37%) Node.js
9 13 (1.11%) HTML5
10 12 (1.03%) AngularJS
10 12 (1.03%) CSS3
10 12 (1.03%) jQuery
11 10 (0.86%) Spring
12 9 (0.77%) Velocity
13 6 (0.51%) EJB
13 6 (0.51%) Hibernate
13 6 (0.51%) J2EE
13 6 (0.51%) LAMP
14 5 (0.43%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 275 (23.56%) Data Centre
2 107 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (5.14%) Computer Science
4 55 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 38 (3.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 35 (3.00%) e-Health
7 26 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
8 25 (2.14%) EqualLogic
9 24 (2.06%) Driving Licence
10 21 (1.80%) Mathematics
11 17 (1.46%) Cybercrime
12 16 (1.37%) Client/Server
12 16 (1.37%) Clustering
12 16 (1.37%) iPad
12 16 (1.37%) PKI
12 16 (1.37%) Virtual Team
12 16 (1.37%) Visualisation
13 15 (1.29%) iPhone
14 13 (1.11%) Statistics
15 11 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 219 (18.77%) Windows
2 200 (17.14%) Linux
3 119 (10.20%) Windows Server
4 70 (6.00%) Unix
5 56 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (2.31%) Android
9 18 (1.54%) CentOS
10 17 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (1.29%) Windows Phone
12 13 (1.11%) Windows 7
13 12 (1.03%) Debian
14 11 (0.94%) Windows 10
15 8 (0.69%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.69%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.69%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.43%) CoreOS
16 5 (0.43%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.34%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (15.42%) ITIL
2 156 (13.37%) Presales
3 142 (12.17%) Load Balancing
4 130 (11.14%) Cybersecurity
5 128 (10.97%) Network Monitoring
6 114 (9.77%) Network Architecture
7 81 (6.94%) High Availability
8 80 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
9 74 (6.34%) Security Architecture
10 65 (5.57%) Network Management
11 56 (4.80%) Service Delivery
12 55 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 55 (4.71%) Project Management
13 53 (4.54%) Migration
14 52 (4.46%) TOGAF
15 47 (4.03%) Change Control
16 45 (3.86%) DevOps
17 44 (3.77%) Network Planning
18 42 (3.60%) Configuration Management
19 41 (3.51%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (6.26%) SQL
2 70 (6.00%) Python
3 50 (4.28%) Java
4 41 (3.51%) C
5 34 (2.91%) Bash Shell
6 29 (2.49%) C++
7 28 (2.40%) C#
8 24 (2.06%) JavaScript
8 24 (2.06%) Perl
9 22 (1.89%) Shell Script
10 21 (1.80%) PHP
11 17 (1.46%) Ruby
12 15 (1.29%) Scala
13 14 (1.20%) Go
14 13 (1.11%) R
15 12 (1.03%) Objective-C
16 9 (0.77%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.34%) VB
18 1 (0.086%) Fortran
18 1 (0.086%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 514 (44.04%) Cisco Certification
2 345 (29.56%) CCNP
3 290 (24.85%) CCNA
4 233 (19.97%) Security Cleared
5 188 (16.11%) CCIE
6 184 (15.77%) SC Cleared
7 130 (11.14%) Degree
8 114 (9.77%) CCDP
9 97 (8.31%) DV Cleared
10 83 (7.11%) CCDA
11 78 (6.68%) JNCIP
12 71 (6.08%) JNCIE
13 58 (4.97%) JNCIA
14 55 (4.71%) CCSA
15 49 (4.20%) CCSP
16 41 (3.51%) JNCIS
17 40 (3.43%) CCSE
18 33 (2.83%) CCIP
19 25 (2.14%) CISSP
20 19 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (8.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (6.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 48 (4.11%) SLA
4 17 (1.46%) RMADS
5 15 (1.29%) PCI DSS
6 13 (1.11%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 7 (0.60%) DICOM
9 3 (0.26%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.17%) COBIT
10 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.086%) QA
System Software
1 130 (11.14%) Active Directory
2 86 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 34 (2.91%) Docker
5 26 (2.23%) vSphere
6 18 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
7 12 (1.03%) VMware ESX
7 12 (1.03%) XenDesktop
8 11 (0.94%) XenApp
9 7 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.51%) iptables
10 6 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.43%) OpenSIPS
11 5 (0.43%) Squid
11 5 (0.43%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.34%) Firmware
12 4 (0.34%) FreeRADIUS
12 4 (0.34%) HDFS
12 4 (0.34%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 64 (5.48%) Puppet
2 49 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (3.26%) Nagios
4 37 (3.17%) Ansible
5 28 (2.40%) Cisco Prime
6 23 (1.97%) Backup Exec
7 20 (1.71%) SolarWinds Orion
8 17 (1.46%) Cacti
9 14 (1.20%) FortiGate
10 12 (1.03%) Salt
11 11 (0.94%) SCCM
11 11 (0.94%) SCOM
12 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 10 (0.86%) vMotion
13 8 (0.69%) HP NNM
13 8 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
14 7 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
14 7 (0.60%) Kubernetes
15 6 (0.51%) SmokePing
15 6 (0.51%) vRealize
Vendors
1 686 (58.78%) Cisco
2 310 (26.56%) Juniper
3 214 (18.34%) CheckPoint
4 177 (15.17%) VMware
5 170 (14.57%) Microsoft
6 168 (14.40%) F5
7 107 (9.17%) HP
8 94 (8.05%) Palo Alto
9 79 (6.77%) Avaya
10 63 (5.40%) Oracle
11 60 (5.14%) Citrix
12 52 (4.46%) Fortinet
13 43 (3.68%) Dell
14 42 (3.60%) SolarWinds
15 38 (3.26%) Aruba
16 34 (2.91%) Ericsson
17 32 (2.74%) Red Hat
17 32 (2.74%) SonicWALL
18 31 (2.66%) Veeam
19 29 (2.49%) Brocade
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On call allowance + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago