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

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 69 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.95% 0.80% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £43,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.05% +5.55%
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
510 298 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.82% 79.05% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 373 220 245
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 11 (84.62%) Cisco
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Fortinet
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
4 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (30.77%) OSPF
4 4 (30.77%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) VoIP
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Mitel
5 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Meru Networks
5 3 (23.08%) Aruba
5 3 (23.08%) F5
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
6 2 (15.38%) Online Games
6 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (15.38%) Cacti
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
4 4 (30.77%) OSPF
4 4 (30.77%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) VoIP
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) IPsec
6 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) RIP
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) Online Games
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Product Management
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNP
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) CCDP
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cacti
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Fortinet
3 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 4 (30.77%) Mitel
4 4 (30.77%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Aruba
5 3 (23.08%) F5
5 3 (23.08%) Meru Networks
6 2 (15.38%) Crossbeam
6 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) SAP
7 1 (7.69%) Metastorm
7 1 (7.69%) Nintex