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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 206 205 194
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 28 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.46% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.52% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 30
Median salary £52,500 £56,250 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +14.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
5000 4954 4549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.38% 87.03% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3942 4046 3782
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Birmingham -22 10 £70,000 - 1
Shropshire -3 6 £35,000 -31.98%
Warwickshire +13 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Coventry - 2 £70,000 - 1
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (57.14%) Cisco
2 42 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (44.05%) Juniper
4 36 (42.86%) CCNP
5 35 (41.67%) LAN
6 34 (40.48%) WAN
6 34 (40.48%) CCNA
7 24 (28.57%) Firewall
8 22 (26.19%) Active Directory
9 20 (23.81%) HP
9 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 20 (23.81%) VLAN
10 19 (22.62%) VPN
10 19 (22.62%) BGP
11 18 (21.43%) MPLS
11 18 (21.43%) IBM
11 18 (21.43%) Telecoms
11 18 (21.43%) Data Centre
12 17 (20.24%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (17.86%) Wireless
14 14 (16.67%) DNS
15 13 (15.48%) TCP/IP
15 13 (15.48%) CheckPoint
16 12 (14.29%) CCDA
16 12 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
17 11 (13.10%) VMware
17 11 (13.10%) OSPF
18 10 (11.90%) ADSL
18 10 (11.90%) ATM
18 10 (11.90%) Frame Relay

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:

Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
1 9 (10.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) SaaS
2 4 (4.76%) IaaS
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (41.67%) LAN
2 34 (40.48%) WAN
3 24 (28.57%) Firewall
4 20 (23.81%) VLAN
5 19 (22.62%) BGP
5 19 (22.62%) VPN
6 18 (21.43%) MPLS
7 17 (20.24%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (17.86%) Wireless
9 14 (16.67%) DNS
10 13 (15.48%) TCP/IP
11 11 (13.10%) OSPF
12 10 (11.90%) ADSL
12 10 (11.90%) ATM
12 10 (11.90%) Frame Relay
13 9 (10.71%) VoIP
14 8 (9.52%) EIGRP
14 8 (9.52%) Ethernet
15 7 (8.33%) RSVP
15 7 (8.33%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) MySQL
General
1 18 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 21 (25.00%) Architect
3 12 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) Analyst
4 11 (13.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) Network Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (10.71%) Consultant
6 9 (10.71%) Design Engineer
6 9 (10.71%) Implementation Engineer
6 9 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Ericsson Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
8 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 6 (7.14%) Security Architect
10 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) .NET
2 5 (5.95%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) User Experience
3 3 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.19%) FMCG
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Unix
2 4 (4.76%) Windows
2 4 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.38%) VyOS
4 1 (1.19%) Debian
4 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (11.90%) Network Architecture
3 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (9.52%) Presales
5 6 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 5 (5.95%) ITIL
6 5 (5.95%) Network Optimisation
6 5 (5.95%) Project Management
7 4 (4.76%) Analytics
7 4 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (4.76%) Migration
7 4 (4.76%) Performance Management
7 4 (4.76%) SIEM
7 4 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (3.57%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.38%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.19%) ITSM
10 1 (1.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (42.86%) CCNP
3 34 (40.48%) CCNA
4 12 (14.29%) CCDA
5 9 (10.71%) CCDP
5 9 (10.71%) Security Cleared
6 7 (8.33%) CCIE
6 7 (8.33%) CCSA
6 7 (8.33%) CCSE
6 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.38%) CISM
7 2 (2.38%) CISSP
8 1 (1.19%) Degree
8 1 (1.19%) ISEB
8 1 (1.19%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.95%) OpenSIPS
3 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.76%) vSphere
3 4 (4.76%) XenApp
3 4 (4.76%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (57.14%) Cisco
2 37 (44.05%) Juniper
3 20 (23.81%) HP
3 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 18 (21.43%) IBM
5 13 (15.48%) CheckPoint
6 11 (13.10%) VMware
7 10 (11.90%) Palo Alto
8 9 (10.71%) Avaya
8 9 (10.71%) Meraki
9 7 (8.33%) Ericsson
9 7 (8.33%) Redback
10 5 (5.95%) Citrix
10 5 (5.95%) Fortinet
11 4 (4.76%) EMC
12 3 (3.57%) Aruba
12 3 (3.57%) F5
12 3 (3.57%) SonicWALL
13 2 (2.38%) ProCurve
13 2 (2.38%) Symantec
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