The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 61 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.29% 1.04% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.36% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £51,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
Network Design
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
449 294 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.69% 76.76% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 312 218 199
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Network Design
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Network Design Salary Trend in Watford

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the Watford region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Network Design Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) Cisco
3 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 14 (56.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (44.00%) Clustering
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (32.00%) CCNP
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (28.00%) Juniper
8 7 (28.00%) HP
8 7 (28.00%) LAN
8 7 (28.00%) WAN
8 7 (28.00%) VPN
8 7 (28.00%) Fortinet
9 6 (24.00%) NAS
9 6 (24.00%) MPLS
9 6 (24.00%) VMware
9 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (24.00%) CCNA
9 6 (24.00%) SAN
10 5 (20.00%) OSPF
10 5 (20.00%) BGP
10 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
11 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.00%) SAS
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (12.00%) Lync
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) LAN
2 7 (28.00%) WAN
2 7 (28.00%) VPN
3 6 (24.00%) NAS
3 6 (24.00%) MPLS
3 6 (24.00%) SAN
4 5 (20.00%) OSPF
4 5 (20.00%) BGP
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security
5 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.00%) VoIP
6 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (12.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (12.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (8.00%) Multicast
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Junior
3 5 (20.00%) Junior Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Trainee
6 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Project Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Network Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.00%) Online Games
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (12.00%) Migration
2 3 (12.00%) Product Management
2 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) Workflow
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) CCNP
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) MCSE
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (12.00%) MCITP
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) NCDA
3 3 (12.00%) NCIE
3 3 (12.00%) VCAP
4 2 (8.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) XenApp
3 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (12.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
1 4 (16.00%) SCOM
2 2 (8.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) Juniper
3 7 (28.00%) HP
3 7 (28.00%) Fortinet
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (16.00%) Mitel
7 3 (12.00%) NetApp
7 3 (12.00%) IBM
7 3 (12.00%) Dell
7 3 (12.00%) EMC
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 3 (12.00%) WatchGuard
7 3 (12.00%) Meru Networks
7 3 (12.00%) Aruba
7 3 (12.00%) F5
8 2 (8.00%) Crossbeam
8 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.00%) SAP