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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Designer
Rank 876 842 869
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Designer 31 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.030% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.032% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 16
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £44,200 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,200 £55,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £37,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+45.94% -32.72%

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
109120 101188 111394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.25% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88233 84007 95056
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014 within the UK.

Network Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Designer
Top 28 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 2 September 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
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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 -29 30 £54,500 +9.00% 4
London -12 10 £55,000 +10.00% 2
South East -14 10 £52,500 -
Yorkshire -38 7 £54,000 +45.94%
Hampshire -4 5 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire -20 4 £54,000 +45.94%
Harrow - 4 £65,000 -
Hounslow - 4 £52,500 -
Berkshire -5 3 £52,500 -
East of England -23 3 £62,500 - 1
Hook - 3 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £68,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £52,500 -
Reading - 3 £52,500 -
High Wycombe - 3 £52,500 -
Harrogate - 3 £68,000 -
Bristol -3 2 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -12 2 £69,250 - 1
South West -28 2 £55,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £51,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £62,000 -
Leeds - 1 £40,000 -
Kent - 1 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Warrington - 1 £30,000 -
Watford - 1 £76,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £62,000 -
North West - 1 £30,000 - 1

Network Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 58 (78.38%) Cisco
2 50 (67.57%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (56.76%) CCNP
4 38 (51.35%) Network Design
5 34 (45.95%) CCDP
6 33 (44.59%) Firewall
7 25 (33.78%) LAN
8 24 (32.43%) WAN
9 19 (25.68%) Telecoms
10 18 (24.32%) Finance
11 16 (21.62%) Juniper
11 16 (21.62%) TCP/IP
12 15 (20.27%) Network Security
12 15 (20.27%) ITIL
13 14 (18.92%) VPN
13 14 (18.92%) CheckPoint
13 14 (18.92%) Retail
14 12 (16.22%) MPLS
14 12 (16.22%) Avaya
14 12 (16.22%) BGP
15 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
16 10 (13.51%) OSPF
16 10 (13.51%) DNS
16 10 (13.51%) F5
17 9 (12.16%) VoIP
17 9 (12.16%) Windows
17 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
18 8 (10.81%) Wireless
18 8 (10.81%) Blue Coat
18 8 (10.81%) LDAP

Network Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (4.05%) Apache
2 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (44.59%) Firewall
2 25 (33.78%) LAN
3 24 (32.43%) WAN
4 16 (21.62%) TCP/IP
5 15 (20.27%) Network Security
6 14 (18.92%) VPN
7 12 (16.22%) BGP
7 12 (16.22%) MPLS
8 10 (13.51%) OSPF
8 10 (13.51%) DNS
9 9 (12.16%) VoIP
10 8 (10.81%) LDAP
10 8 (10.81%) RIP
10 8 (10.81%) Wireless
11 7 (9.46%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (8.11%) SSL
12 6 (8.11%) EIGRP
12 6 (8.11%) Multicast
13 5 (6.76%) HTTP
13 5 (6.76%) 4G
General
1 19 (25.68%) Telecoms
2 18 (24.32%) Finance
3 14 (18.92%) Retail
4 3 (4.05%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.70%) PKI
2 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) UNIX
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) Network Design
2 15 (20.27%) ITIL
3 8 (10.81%) Project Management
4 7 (9.46%) Network Architecture
4 7 (9.46%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (6.76%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.76%) Supplier Management
6 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.05%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.05%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.05%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.05%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.05%) Process Management
8 2 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.70%) CRM
8 2 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (2.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) C
1 3 (4.05%) C++
1 3 (4.05%) Perl
1 3 (4.05%) PHP
1 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (67.57%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (56.76%) CCNP
3 34 (45.95%) CCDP
4 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
5 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.46%) CCDA
7 4 (5.41%) Degree
7 4 (5.41%) CCIP
7 4 (5.41%) CCNA
7 4 (5.41%) CCIE
8 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.35%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.35%) CCSP
9 1 (1.35%) HNC
9 1 (1.35%) HND
9 1 (1.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.35%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 58 (78.38%) Cisco
2 16 (21.62%) Juniper
3 14 (18.92%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.22%) Avaya
5 10 (13.51%) F5
6 8 (10.81%) Blue Coat
7 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
7 7 (9.46%) Aruba
8 5 (6.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 5 (6.76%) Ericsson
9 4 (5.41%) HP
10 3 (4.05%) Citrix
10 3 (4.05%) Symantec
10 3 (4.05%) McAfee
10 3 (4.05%) Websense
10 3 (4.05%) VMware
10 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.70%) Nokia
11 2 (2.70%) Aerohive Networks
12 1 (1.35%) NetScout
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