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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Designer
Rank 844 846 868
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Designer 34 47 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.046% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.048% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 5
Average salary £57,000 £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.21% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £61,750 £68,800
UK excluding London average salary £57,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.52% +14.11%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Network Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Designer
Top 25 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 30 January 2015. 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
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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 -13 33 £57,000 +8.57% 4
South East -14 16 £57,250 +18.04% 1
London -2 10 £54,750 -10.61% 1
South West -17 8 £52,500 - 2
Hounslow - 8 £54,750 -
Surrey -4 6 £57,500 +18.55%
Hampshire - 6 £53,250 - 1
Southampton - 5 £61,500 -
Guildford -8 4 - -
Bristol -15 3 £45,000 - 1
Swindon - 3 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £57,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £54,750 -
Devon - 2 - -
High Wycombe - 2 £54,750 -
Plymouth - 2 - -
Reading - 2 £54,750 -
Basingstoke - 1 £45,000 - 1
Cardiff - 1 £47,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £65,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,500 -
Wales - 1 £47,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,500 -
South Wales - 1 £47,000 -

Network Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 62 (82.67%) Cisco
2 54 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (56.00%) WAN
4 40 (53.33%) LAN
4 40 (53.33%) Firewall
4 40 (53.33%) Network Design
5 36 (48.00%) CCDP
5 36 (48.00%) CCNP
6 33 (44.00%) Telecoms
7 29 (38.67%) CheckPoint
8 27 (36.00%) CCDA
9 26 (34.67%) CCIE
10 25 (33.33%) Juniper
10 25 (33.33%) VPN
11 21 (28.00%) Network Security
12 18 (24.00%) CCIP
13 17 (22.67%) MPLS
14 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
14 16 (21.33%) F5
14 16 (21.33%) Finance
15 14 (18.67%) SC Cleared
15 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
16 13 (17.33%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (16.00%) Aruba
18 11 (14.67%) VoIP
18 11 (14.67%) WLAN
18 11 (14.67%) ITIL
18 11 (14.67%) OSPF
19 10 (13.33%) VCAP
19 10 (13.33%) VCDX

Network Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (2.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 42 (56.00%) WAN
2 40 (53.33%) LAN
2 40 (53.33%) Firewall
3 25 (33.33%) VPN
4 21 (28.00%) Network Security
5 17 (22.67%) MPLS
6 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
7 13 (17.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (14.67%) VoIP
8 11 (14.67%) WLAN
8 11 (14.67%) OSPF
9 9 (12.00%) BGP
9 9 (12.00%) Ethernet
10 8 (10.67%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (9.33%) IPsec
12 5 (6.67%) Wireless
13 4 (5.33%) Frame Relay
13 4 (5.33%) VLAN
13 4 (5.33%) DNS
13 4 (5.33%) ATM
General
1 33 (44.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (21.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Military
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) PKI
1 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) UNIX
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) SUSE
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (53.33%) Network Design
2 11 (14.67%) ITIL
3 8 (10.67%) Load Balancing
4 5 (6.67%) Service Management
4 5 (6.67%) Network Management
5 4 (5.33%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (4.00%) Network Planning
6 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.67%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.67%) Budget Control
7 2 (2.67%) ITSM
7 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.67%) CRM
7 2 (2.67%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.33%) Project Management
8 1 (1.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) SQL
1 3 (4.00%) Perl
2 2 (2.67%) PHP
2 2 (2.67%) C++
2 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.33%) Python
3 1 (1.33%) C#
3 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (48.00%) CCDP
2 36 (48.00%) CCNP
3 27 (36.00%) CCDA
4 26 (34.67%) CCIE
5 18 (24.00%) CCIP
6 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
7 14 (18.67%) SC Cleared
8 10 (13.33%) VCAP
8 10 (13.33%) VCDX
9 7 (9.33%) CCNA
10 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
10 4 (5.33%) JNCIA
10 4 (5.33%) JNCIS
11 3 (4.00%) JNCIP
11 3 (4.00%) Degree
11 3 (4.00%) CCDE
12 2 (2.67%) HND
13 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (1.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 62 (82.67%) Cisco
2 29 (38.67%) CheckPoint
3 25 (33.33%) Juniper
4 16 (21.33%) F5
5 12 (16.00%) Aruba
6 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (6.67%) McAfee
8 4 (5.33%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.00%) Sourcefire
9 3 (4.00%) VMware
10 2 (2.67%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.67%) Websense
10 2 (2.67%) Symantec
11 1 (1.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (1.33%) BMC
11 1 (1.33%) HP
11 1 (1.33%) Remedy
11 1 (1.33%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.33%) BT
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago