The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 87 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 15 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.15% 3.38% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 4.46% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 26
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -10.67%
Network Design
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
947 987 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 72.62% 75.81% 70.32%
Number of salaries quoted 827 881 642
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 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 1 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
South Wales -23 15 £42,500 -5.55%
Network Design
UK

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (64.86%) Firewall
3 23 (62.16%) Juniper
3 23 (62.16%) CCNP
4 20 (54.05%) F5
5 14 (37.84%) VMware
6 13 (35.14%) BGP
6 13 (35.14%) LAN
6 13 (35.14%) WAN
6 13 (35.14%) Windows
7 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
7 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
8 11 (29.73%) Linux
8 11 (29.73%) OSPF
9 10 (27.03%) NetApp
9 10 (27.03%) Advertising
10 9 (24.32%) MS Office
11 8 (21.62%) UNIX
11 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
11 8 (21.62%) Legal
11 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (18.92%) Cisco PIX
12 7 (18.92%) SonicWALL
12 7 (18.92%) Blue Coat
12 7 (18.92%) CCSE
12 7 (18.92%) JNCIS
12 7 (18.92%) Lumension
12 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
12 7 (18.92%) Aruba

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (8.11%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) BGP
2 13 (35.14%) LAN
2 13 (35.14%) WAN
3 11 (29.73%) OSPF
4 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 7 (18.92%) RIP
5 7 (18.92%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (13.51%) MPLS
7 4 (10.81%) SAN
8 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
8 3 (8.11%) Wireless
8 3 (8.11%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (5.41%) Telnet
9 2 (5.41%) HSRP
9 2 (5.41%) PuTTY
9 2 (5.41%) SecureCRT
9 2 (5.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) OLAP
1 1 (2.70%) OLTP
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (27.03%) Advertising
2 8 (21.62%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (18.92%) Escalation Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Field Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) CLARiiON
1 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
3 8 (21.62%) UNIX
4 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
4 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.11%) CentOS
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.11%) AIX
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL
2 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) Perl
1 3 (8.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (62.16%) CCNP
3 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.92%) CCSE
4 7 (18.92%) JNCIS
5 5 (13.51%) CCIP
6 3 (8.11%) CCIE
7 2 (5.41%) CCNA
7 2 (5.41%) Degree
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware ESX
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.51%) vCloud
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) Juniper
3 20 (54.05%) F5
4 14 (37.84%) VMware
5 10 (27.03%) NetApp
6 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
7 7 (18.92%) McAfee
7 7 (18.92%) Websense
7 7 (18.92%) Blue Coat
7 7 (18.92%) SonicWALL
7 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
7 7 (18.92%) EMC
7 7 (18.92%) Lumension
7 7 (18.92%) Aruba
8 5 (13.51%) HP
9 4 (10.81%) Dell
10 3 (8.11%) IBM
10 3 (8.11%) Oracle
10 3 (8.11%) JBoss
10 3 (8.11%) Red Hat