The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Designer
Rank 856 859 869
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Designer 40 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.020% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.021% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 37 9 14
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £58,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.63% +6.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Designer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Designer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Designer within the UK.

Network Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Network Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Designer over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Network Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Designer
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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 +7 39 £52,500 +5.00% 5
South East +4 20 £52,500 -4.54%
Berkshire +8 17 £52,500 -
London +24 16 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Reading - 16 £52,500 -
Hounslow - 14 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 13 £52,500 -
High Wycombe - 13 £52,500 -
South West -18 6 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -38 6 £54,000 -13.60% 1
West Yorkshire -29 4 £54,000 -13.60%
Wiltshire - 4 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £70,000 -
Southampton - 3 £70,000 -
Swindon - 3 £55,000 -
North West - 3 £30,000 - 1
Bristol +1 2 £55,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £72,000 - 1
Harrow - 2 £65,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £72,000 - 1
Leeds -18 1 £40,000 -36.00%
Hertfordshire -19 1 £76,000 -
East of England -19 1 £76,000 - 1
Warrington - 1 £30,000 -
Watford - 1 £76,000 -

Network Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Designer in their job title 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 with Network Designer in their job title.

1 64 (88.89%) Cisco
2 53 (73.61%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (62.50%) CCNP
4 37 (51.39%) Firewall
5 35 (48.61%) CCDP
6 33 (45.83%) Network Design
7 31 (43.06%) WAN
7 31 (43.06%) LAN
8 28 (38.89%) CheckPoint
9 23 (31.94%) Telecoms
10 22 (30.56%) Network Security
10 22 (30.56%) Juniper
11 18 (25.00%) CCDA
11 18 (25.00%) VPN
12 17 (23.61%) Finance
13 16 (22.22%) TCP/IP
14 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
14 15 (20.83%) F5
15 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
16 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
16 12 (16.67%) Aruba
17 11 (15.28%) MPLS
17 11 (15.28%) BGP
17 11 (15.28%) VoIP
17 11 (15.28%) Wireless
18 10 (13.89%) ITIL
18 10 (13.89%) Windows
19 9 (12.50%) OSPF
19 9 (12.50%) CCIP
19 9 (12.50%) CCNA

Network Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Designer in their job title 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 with Network Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 37 (51.39%) Firewall
2 31 (43.06%) LAN
2 31 (43.06%) WAN
3 22 (30.56%) Network Security
4 18 (25.00%) VPN
5 16 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 11 (15.28%) Wireless
6 11 (15.28%) BGP
6 11 (15.28%) MPLS
6 11 (15.28%) VoIP
7 9 (12.50%) OSPF
8 7 (9.72%) DNS
8 7 (9.72%) WLAN
9 6 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (6.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (6.94%) SSL
10 5 (6.94%) RIP
11 4 (5.56%) IP Telephony
11 4 (5.56%) BIG-IP
12 3 (4.17%) VLAN
General
1 23 (31.94%) Telecoms
2 17 (23.61%) Finance
3 7 (9.72%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.78%) PKI
1 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) UNIX
3 3 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Network Design
2 10 (13.89%) ITIL
3 6 (8.33%) Network Management
4 5 (6.94%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (6.94%) Load Balancing
4 5 (6.94%) Network Architecture
5 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (4.17%) Project Management
6 3 (4.17%) Process Management
6 3 (4.17%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.78%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.78%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.78%) Service Management
7 2 (2.78%) CRM
7 2 (2.78%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) C++
1 3 (4.17%) Perl
1 3 (4.17%) PHP
1 3 (4.17%) C
1 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.39%) C#
2 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (73.61%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (62.50%) CCNP
3 35 (48.61%) CCDP
4 18 (25.00%) CCDA
5 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
7 9 (12.50%) CCIP
7 9 (12.50%) CCNA
7 9 (12.50%) CCIE
8 5 (6.94%) Degree
9 3 (4.17%) DV Cleared
9 3 (4.17%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.78%) CCDE
10 2 (2.78%) HND
11 1 (1.39%) MCSE
11 1 (1.39%) HNC
11 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.39%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) ProxySG
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.39%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 64 (88.89%) Cisco
2 28 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 22 (30.56%) Juniper
4 15 (20.83%) F5
5 12 (16.67%) Aruba
5 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (11.11%) Blue Coat
7 6 (8.33%) McAfee
8 5 (6.94%) HP
9 4 (5.56%) Avaya
10 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.17%) Symantec
10 3 (4.17%) Websense
10 3 (4.17%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.78%) VMware
11 2 (2.78%) Citrix
11 2 (2.78%) Aerohive Networks
12 1 (1.39%) Nokia
12 1 (1.39%) Mitel
12 1 (1.39%) NetScout
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Bens + Bons
Posted: 17 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £76,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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@ITS
Salary: From £52,000 to £62,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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