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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 189 180 160
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 30 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.39% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.50% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 30
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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
4476 3837 3597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.89% 78.29% 75.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3903 3191 3138
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +3 15 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Shropshire -1 6 £29,500 -
Warwickshire -2 3 £46,250 +68.18%
Staffordshire +3 2 £40,000 -46.66%
Solihull - 1 - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 47 (74.60%) Cisco
2 43 (68.25%) Firewall
3 28 (44.44%) Finance
4 27 (42.86%) Wireless
5 26 (41.27%) ITIL
6 24 (38.10%) F5
7 22 (34.92%) Juniper
8 21 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 18 (28.57%) Network Security
10 16 (25.40%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (22.22%) CCNP
12 12 (19.05%) CheckPoint
12 12 (19.05%) VLAN
12 12 (19.05%) Telecoms
13 11 (17.46%) VPN
13 11 (17.46%) DNS
14 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
14 10 (15.87%) WAN
14 10 (15.87%) LAN
14 10 (15.87%) Windows
14 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
15 9 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (14.29%) OSPF
15 9 (14.29%) BGP
15 9 (14.29%) Citrix
15 9 (14.29%) VMware
16 8 (12.70%) WLAN
16 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (12.70%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.94%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (68.25%) Firewall
2 27 (42.86%) Wireless
3 18 (28.57%) Network Security
4 12 (19.05%) VLAN
5 11 (17.46%) VPN
5 11 (17.46%) DNS
6 10 (15.87%) WAN
6 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
6 10 (15.87%) LAN
7 9 (14.29%) OSPF
7 9 (14.29%) BGP
7 9 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (12.70%) WLAN
9 7 (11.11%) Internet
9 7 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (7.94%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (6.35%) MPLS
11 4 (6.35%) DDNS
11 4 (6.35%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Discoverer
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (9.52%) Essbase
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
General
1 28 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Architect
2 19 (30.16%) Network Architect
3 16 (25.40%) Senior Network Architect
3 16 (25.40%) Senior Architect
4 12 (19.05%) Network Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Design Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Network Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) Implementation Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Oracle Architect
8 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.94%) Administrator
9 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (6.35%) Security Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Network Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) GIS
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) ITIL
2 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
3 8 (12.70%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.94%) Migration
5 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.76%) Network Management
5 3 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.17%) Change Control
6 2 (3.17%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.17%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.17%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.17%) B2B
6 2 (3.17%) Six Sigma
6 2 (3.17%) Service Management
7 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.59%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.40%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (22.22%) CCNP
4 6 (9.52%) CCIE
4 6 (9.52%) CCNA
5 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.17%) CCSE
6 2 (3.17%) MCSE
6 2 (3.17%) CCIP
6 2 (3.17%) CCDP
6 2 (3.17%) CISSP
6 2 (3.17%) Degree
7 1 (1.59%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.17%) Postfix
5 1 (1.59%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (3.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (74.60%) Cisco
2 24 (38.10%) F5
3 22 (34.92%) Juniper
4 12 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 9 (14.29%) VMware
5 9 (14.29%) Citrix
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle
6 6 (9.52%) Hyperion
6 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.94%) HP
7 5 (7.94%) Fujitsu
8 4 (6.35%) Brocade
8 4 (6.35%) Fortinet
8 4 (6.35%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.76%) SonicWALL
9 3 (4.76%) Panasonic
10 2 (3.17%) IBM
10 2 (3.17%) Nokia
10 2 (3.17%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.59%) Splunk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + 46 days Hols + Great Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago