The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 181 195 187
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 63 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.63% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.75% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 55 27 21
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,600 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Network Design
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5415 4508 4216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.55% 83.73% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4229 3767 3500
Median salary £42,655 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Network Design
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Network Design Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Network Design
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Network Design Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Network Design
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +13 21 £39,250 -21.50%
Birmingham -16 17 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Solihull +23 8 £65,000 +52.94%
Walsall - 8 £40,000 - 1
Coventry +4 2 £65,000 +76.87% 2
Shropshire -12 2 £38,750 +29.16% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 69 (68.32%) Juniper
2 68 (67.33%) Cisco
3 58 (57.43%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (50.50%) LAN
4 51 (50.50%) WAN
5 49 (48.51%) CCNA
6 46 (45.54%) CCNP
7 38 (37.62%) Active Directory
8 37 (36.63%) Telecoms
9 35 (34.65%) HP
10 34 (33.66%) Microsoft
11 33 (32.67%) MPLS
12 32 (31.68%) Data Centre
13 31 (30.69%) CCDA
13 31 (30.69%) IBM
14 30 (29.70%) VPN
15 29 (28.71%) BGP
16 28 (27.72%) DNS
16 28 (27.72%) Wireless
17 27 (26.73%) VMware
18 26 (25.74%) Firewall
19 25 (24.75%) TCP/IP
20 24 (23.76%) CCDP
21 23 (22.77%) Avaya
21 23 (22.77%) Network Architecture
22 22 (21.78%) ATM
22 22 (21.78%) Frame Relay
23 21 (20.79%) VLAN
24 20 (19.80%) Meraki
25 18 (17.82%) OSPF

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.97%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS PowerPoint
1 9 (8.91%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) IaaS
1 5 (4.95%) SaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (50.50%) LAN
1 51 (50.50%) WAN
2 33 (32.67%) MPLS
3 30 (29.70%) VPN
4 29 (28.71%) BGP
5 28 (27.72%) DNS
5 28 (27.72%) Wireless
6 26 (25.74%) Firewall
7 25 (24.75%) TCP/IP
8 22 (21.78%) ATM
8 22 (21.78%) Frame Relay
9 21 (20.79%) VLAN
10 18 (17.82%) ADSL
10 18 (17.82%) OSPF
11 17 (16.83%) 3G
11 17 (16.83%) Ethernet
11 17 (16.83%) Packet Switching
11 17 (16.83%) RSVP
11 17 (16.83%) SDH
11 17 (16.83%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) MySQL
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
General
1 37 (36.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.97%) Retail
3 1 (0.99%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (35.64%) Network Engineer
2 26 (25.74%) Analyst
2 26 (25.74%) Network Analyst
3 21 (20.79%) Architect
4 20 (19.80%) Design Engineer
5 19 (18.81%) Implementation Engineer
6 17 (16.83%) Ericsson Engineer
7 16 (15.84%) Support Engineer
8 13 (12.87%) Designer
8 13 (12.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (12.87%) Network Designer
9 11 (10.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (10.89%) Cisco Engineer
9 11 (10.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 10 (9.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (8.91%) Network Architect
11 9 (8.91%) Network Support
11 9 (8.91%) Network Support Analyst
11 9 (8.91%) Network Support Engineer
11 9 (8.91%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.91%) .NET
2 2 (1.98%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.68%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.96%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.98%) Clustering
5 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.99%) FMCG
5 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Windows
2 13 (12.87%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.97%) Linux
3 3 (2.97%) Unix
4 1 (0.99%) Debian
4 1 (0.99%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.77%) Network Architecture
2 11 (10.89%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (6.93%) Migration
5 6 (5.94%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.96%) Project Management
7 3 (2.97%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.98%) ITIL
8 2 (1.98%) Network Optimisation
9 1 (0.99%) Coaching
9 1 (0.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (0.99%) Information Security
9 1 (0.99%) Mentoring
9 1 (0.99%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2
9 1 (0.99%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (0.99%) SDLC
9 1 (0.99%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.97%) SQL
2 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (57.43%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (48.51%) CCNA
3 46 (45.54%) CCNP
4 31 (30.69%) CCDA
5 24 (23.76%) CCDP
6 12 (11.88%) Security Cleared
7 10 (9.90%) CCIE
8 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared
9 7 (6.93%) CISM
9 7 (6.93%) CISSP
10 4 (3.96%) JNCIE
10 4 (3.96%) JNCIP
11 3 (2.97%) CCSA
11 3 (2.97%) CCSE
11 3 (2.97%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.99%) CCIP
12 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (37.62%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.94%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.94%) vSphere
3 6 (5.94%) XenApp
3 6 (5.94%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.98%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) NetBackup
2 6 (5.94%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 69 (68.32%) Juniper
2 68 (67.33%) Cisco
3 35 (34.65%) HP
4 34 (33.66%) Microsoft
5 31 (30.69%) IBM
6 27 (26.73%) VMware
7 23 (22.77%) Avaya
8 20 (19.80%) Meraki
9 17 (16.83%) Ericsson
9 17 (16.83%) Redback
10 10 (9.90%) CheckPoint
11 8 (7.92%) Citrix
11 8 (7.92%) F5
12 7 (6.93%) Symantec
13 6 (5.94%) EMC
14 3 (2.97%) Palo Alto
15 1 (0.99%) Brocade
15 1 (0.99%) BT
15 1 (0.99%) Intel Security
15 1 (0.99%) Oracle
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