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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 197 184 168
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 27 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.51% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.65% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 29
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.70% -1.05%
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
4682 4141 3470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.48% 78.80% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4030 3519 2980
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Design across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -11 11 £72,500 +70.58% 1
Solihull -4 6 - -
Shropshire -7 3 - - 2
Warwickshire -1 2 £42,500 +37.09%
Staffordshire -8 2 £41,250 -37.73%
Worcestershire - 2 £31,500 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 43 (75.44%) Cisco
2 33 (57.89%) Firewall
3 25 (43.86%) Wireless
4 24 (42.11%) Finance
5 22 (38.60%) Juniper
6 21 (36.84%) ITIL
7 20 (35.09%) SC Cleared
7 20 (35.09%) Security Cleared
7 20 (35.09%) F5
8 15 (26.32%) Network Security
9 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (19.30%) CCNP
11 10 (17.54%) Internet
11 10 (17.54%) OSPF
11 10 (17.54%) BGP
11 10 (17.54%) Telecoms
11 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
12 9 (15.79%) VLAN
12 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
12 9 (15.79%) VPN
13 8 (14.04%) WLAN
13 8 (14.04%) WAN
14 7 (12.28%) MPLS
14 7 (12.28%) CCIE
14 7 (12.28%) Windows
14 7 (12.28%) LAN
15 6 (10.53%) Essbase
15 6 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
15 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
15 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 5 (8.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.51%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (57.89%) Firewall
2 25 (43.86%) Wireless
3 15 (26.32%) Network Security
4 10 (17.54%) OSPF
4 10 (17.54%) BGP
4 10 (17.54%) Internet
5 9 (15.79%) VPN
5 9 (15.79%) VLAN
6 8 (14.04%) WLAN
6 8 (14.04%) WAN
7 7 (12.28%) LAN
7 7 (12.28%) MPLS
8 6 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (8.77%) VPLS
9 5 (8.77%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (8.77%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
9 5 (8.77%) DNS
10 4 (7.02%) VoIP
11 3 (5.26%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Discoverer
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (10.53%) Essbase
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
General
1 24 (42.11%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Architect
2 19 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 14 (24.56%) Senior Architect
3 14 (24.56%) Senior Network Architect
4 8 (14.04%) Network Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (12.28%) Consultant
5 7 (12.28%) Design Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Network Consultant
6 6 (10.53%) Oracle Architect
6 6 (10.53%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Network Design Consultant
6 6 (10.53%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Administrator
7 5 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Support
8 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) GIS
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
3 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.26%) ITSM
4 3 (5.26%) Network Management
4 3 (5.26%) Business Development
5 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.51%) Migration
5 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.51%) B2B
5 2 (3.51%) Six Sigma
5 2 (3.51%) Service Management
5 2 (3.51%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.51%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.75%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.75%) Security Architecture
6 1 (1.75%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (35.09%) SC Cleared
1 20 (35.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (19.30%) CCNP
4 7 (12.28%) CCIE
5 5 (8.77%) CCIP
6 3 (5.26%) CCNA
7 2 (3.51%) CCDP
7 2 (3.51%) CISSP
7 2 (3.51%) MCSE
7 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.51%) Degree
8 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.51%) Postfix
4 1 (1.75%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 43 (75.44%) Cisco
2 22 (38.60%) Juniper
3 20 (35.09%) F5
4 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 6 (10.53%) VMware
5 6 (10.53%) Hyperion
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle
6 5 (8.77%) Citrix
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.77%) Fujitsu
7 3 (5.26%) Panasonic
7 3 (5.26%) HP
7 3 (5.26%) IBM
8 2 (3.51%) Nokia
8 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.75%) McAfee
9 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.75%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.75%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.75%) Splunk
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