The first table below looks at the demand for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 88 53 72
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +19
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 16 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.19% 3.27% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 4.47% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 12
Average salary £37,500 £46,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.47% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1014 917 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.39% 73.13% 71.09%
Number of salaries quoted 890 813 614
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Network Design
UK

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Design across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Network Design
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Design across the Wales region.

Network Design Salary Trend in Wales

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Wales

Network Design
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
South Wales -31 16 £37,500 -18.47% 5
Network Design
UK

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design.

1 32 (84.21%) Cisco
2 26 (68.42%) Firewall
3 25 (65.79%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (65.79%) Juniper
4 24 (63.16%) CCNP
5 20 (52.63%) F5
6 13 (34.21%) VMware
6 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
6 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
7 12 (31.58%) BGP
7 12 (31.58%) LAN
7 12 (31.58%) WAN
8 11 (28.95%) Windows
8 11 (28.95%) Advertising
9 9 (23.68%) NetApp
9 9 (23.68%) MS Office
9 9 (23.68%) Linux
10 8 (21.05%) UNIX
10 8 (21.05%) OSPF
11 7 (18.42%) Legal
11 7 (18.42%) EMC
12 6 (15.79%) CCIP
12 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
12 6 (15.79%) MPLS
12 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
13 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (13.16%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (13.16%) SonicWALL
13 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
2 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (68.42%) Firewall
2 12 (31.58%) BGP
2 12 (31.58%) LAN
2 12 (31.58%) WAN
3 8 (21.05%) OSPF
4 6 (15.79%) MPLS
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (13.16%) RIP
6 4 (10.53%) VPN
6 4 (10.53%) DHCP
6 4 (10.53%) Telnet
6 4 (10.53%) SAN
6 4 (10.53%) PuTTY
6 4 (10.53%) SecureCRT
6 4 (10.53%) HSRP
6 4 (10.53%) SSH
7 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.63%) OLTP
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) OLAP
General
1 11 (28.95%) Advertising
2 7 (18.42%) Legal
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Welsh Language
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Escalation Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Field Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) CLARiiON
1 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
3 8 (21.05%) UNIX
4 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
5 3 (7.89%) CentOS
5 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.89%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Perl
1 3 (7.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (63.16%) CCNP
3 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
3 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) CCIP
5 5 (13.16%) CCSE
5 5 (13.16%) JNCIS
6 2 (5.26%) CCIE
6 2 (5.26%) CCNA
6 2 (5.26%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.16%) vCloud
2 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) Cisco
2 25 (65.79%) Juniper
3 20 (52.63%) F5
4 13 (34.21%) VMware
5 9 (23.68%) NetApp
6 7 (18.42%) EMC
7 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
8 5 (13.16%) SonicWALL
8 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
8 5 (13.16%) Lumension
8 5 (13.16%) Aruba
8 5 (13.16%) McAfee
8 5 (13.16%) Websense
8 5 (13.16%) HP
8 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.53%) Dell
9 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds
10 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
10 3 (7.89%) IBM
10 3 (7.89%) Oracle
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago