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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 184 191 169
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 34 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.40% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.50% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 23
Average salary £45,000 £53,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
4331 4014 3856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.00% 81.01% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3628 3337 3228
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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 -8 19 £62,500 +13.63%
Shropshire - 5 £30,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £50,000 -
Coventry - 3 £36,750 -
Solihull - 3 £42,500 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 55 (87.30%) Cisco
2 40 (63.49%) Firewall
3 31 (49.21%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (39.68%) LAN
5 24 (38.10%) WAN
6 23 (36.51%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (33.33%) CCNP
8 20 (31.75%) DNS
9 16 (25.40%) ITIL
9 16 (25.40%) Windows
9 16 (25.40%) Citrix
9 16 (25.40%) Wireless
9 16 (25.40%) VMware
9 16 (25.40%) F5
10 15 (23.81%) Finance
10 15 (23.81%) IPv4
11 14 (22.22%) VPN
11 14 (22.22%) VLAN
12 13 (20.63%) IPv6
12 13 (20.63%) CCNA
12 13 (20.63%) TCP/IP
12 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
12 13 (20.63%) DDNS
13 12 (19.05%) Juniper
13 12 (19.05%) HP
13 12 (19.05%) Linux
13 12 (19.05%) IP Telephony
14 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
15 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (15.87%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 40 (63.49%) Firewall
2 25 (39.68%) LAN
3 24 (38.10%) WAN
4 23 (36.51%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (31.75%) DNS
6 16 (25.40%) Wireless
7 15 (23.81%) IPv4
8 14 (22.22%) VPN
8 14 (22.22%) VLAN
9 13 (20.63%) IPv6
9 13 (20.63%) TCP/IP
9 13 (20.63%) DDNS
10 12 (19.05%) IP Telephony
11 10 (15.87%) Network Security
12 9 (14.29%) OSPF
12 9 (14.29%) BGP
13 7 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (7.94%) DHCP
15 4 (6.35%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (6.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Consultant
2 12 (19.05%) Architect
2 12 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Network Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Network Consultant
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Network Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Network Security Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Implementation Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Network Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Security Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Sales Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Clustering
2 1 (1.59%) RMADS
2 1 (1.59%) CESG
2 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.40%) Windows
2 12 (19.05%) Linux
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.52%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.76%) UNIX
7 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (7.94%) Migration
3 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.94%) Network Architecture
3 5 (7.94%) ITIL V3
4 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
4 4 (6.35%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.17%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.59%) Information Assurance
7 1 (1.59%) Matrix Management
7 1 (1.59%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.59%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.59%) Validation
7 1 (1.59%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) Change Control
7 1 (1.59%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 31 (49.21%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (33.33%) CCNP
3 13 (20.63%) CCNA
4 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.94%) CCIE
6 4 (6.35%) CCSE
7 3 (4.76%) JNCIP
7 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.17%) MCP
8 2 (3.17%) MCSE
8 2 (3.17%) MCSA
9 1 (1.59%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
2 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.17%) XenApp
4 2 (3.17%) XenServer
4 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 55 (87.30%) Cisco
2 16 (25.40%) Citrix
2 16 (25.40%) VMware
2 16 (25.40%) F5
3 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
4 12 (19.05%) Juniper
4 12 (19.05%) HP
5 10 (15.87%) SonicWALL
6 9 (14.29%) Brocade
7 6 (9.52%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.76%) Sourcefire
8 3 (4.76%) NetApp
8 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.17%) Avaya
9 2 (3.17%) Dell
10 1 (1.59%) EMC
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