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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Designer
Rank 884 880 860
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Designer 16 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.026% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.028% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 20
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £44,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,100
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £54,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-19.90% +45.94%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Network Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Designer
Top 9 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 31 August 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 +2 16 £57,500 +6.48%
London +4 10 £57,500 +4.54%
Hampshire +26 6 £43,250 -27.91%
South East +10 6 £43,250 -17.61%
Basingstoke +27 3 £43,250 -15.19%
Guildford - 3 - -
Surrey - 3 - -
Aldershot - 3 - -
Farnborough - 3 - -

Network Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 46 (97.87%) Cisco
2 39 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (82.98%) Firewall
3 33 (70.21%) CCNP
4 31 (65.96%) CCIE
5 19 (40.43%) CheckPoint
5 19 (40.43%) Juniper
5 19 (40.43%) LAN
5 19 (40.43%) WAN
5 19 (40.43%) Wireless
6 15 (31.91%) Change Management
6 15 (31.91%) CCSA
6 15 (31.91%) IP Telephony
6 15 (31.91%) Wireless Security
6 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
6 15 (31.91%) Security Cleared
7 10 (21.28%) SLA
7 10 (21.28%) CCDP
7 10 (21.28%) Network Security
8 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (19.15%) BGP
8 9 (19.15%) Network Design
9 8 (17.02%) OSPF
9 8 (17.02%) VPN
10 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
10 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
10 7 (14.89%) EIGRP
10 7 (14.89%) VMware
10 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
11 6 (12.77%) F5

Network Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 39 (82.98%) Firewall
2 19 (40.43%) Wireless
2 19 (40.43%) LAN
2 19 (40.43%) WAN
3 15 (31.91%) IP Telephony
3 15 (31.91%) Wireless Security
4 10 (21.28%) Network Security
5 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (19.15%) BGP
6 8 (17.02%) OSPF
6 8 (17.02%) VPN
7 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
7 7 (14.89%) EIGRP
8 6 (12.77%) VoIP
9 5 (10.64%) DHCP
9 5 (10.64%) DNS
9 5 (10.64%) MPLS
10 4 (8.51%) DWDM
10 4 (8.51%) SSL
10 4 (8.51%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (8.51%) Banking
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.13%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) PKI
3 2 (4.26%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Change Management
2 9 (19.15%) Network Design
3 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
4 6 (12.77%) B2B
4 6 (12.77%) ITIL
5 5 (10.64%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.38%) Network Management
8 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (70.21%) CCNP
3 31 (65.96%) CCIE
4 15 (31.91%) CCSA
4 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
4 15 (31.91%) Security Cleared
5 10 (21.28%) CCDP
6 6 (12.77%) CCDA
7 4 (8.51%) CCSE
7 4 (8.51%) CCDE
7 4 (8.51%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (8.51%) OSCP
8 2 (4.26%) HP ASE
9 1 (2.13%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) vMotion
Vendors
1 46 (97.87%) Cisco
2 19 (40.43%) Juniper
2 19 (40.43%) CheckPoint
3 7 (14.89%) VMware
4 6 (12.77%) F5
5 4 (8.51%) BT
6 2 (4.26%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) Huawei