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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 194 187 156
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -31
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 29 31 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.57% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.72% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 42
Average salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +2.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £29,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.89%
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
4920 4279 4371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.59% 79.33% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3949 3550 3683
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -10 19 £70,000 +22.27% 3
Shropshire 0 3 £43,000 +2.38%
Worcestershire -8 3 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Coventry - 1 £45,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 51 (80.95%) Cisco
2 29 (46.03%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (42.86%) Firewall
4 26 (41.27%) WAN
4 26 (41.27%) LAN
5 18 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 17 (26.98%) CCNP
6 17 (26.98%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (23.81%) F5
7 15 (23.81%) Wireless
8 14 (22.22%) Finance
8 14 (22.22%) VMware
8 14 (22.22%) DNS
9 13 (20.63%) HP
9 13 (20.63%) Citrix
10 12 (19.05%) Windows
11 11 (17.46%) Linux
11 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
12 10 (15.87%) Telecoms
13 9 (14.29%) CCNA
13 9 (14.29%) Load Balancing
14 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (12.70%) IPv4
15 7 (11.11%) ITIL
15 7 (11.11%) Huawei
15 7 (11.11%) VLAN
15 7 (11.11%) HP ASE
15 7 (11.11%) Wireless Security
16 6 (9.52%) Banking
16 6 (9.52%) IP Telephony

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.86%) Firewall
2 26 (41.27%) WAN
2 26 (41.27%) LAN
3 17 (26.98%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (23.81%) Wireless
5 14 (22.22%) DNS
6 8 (12.70%) IPv4
7 7 (11.11%) VLAN
7 7 (11.11%) Wireless Security
8 6 (9.52%) IP Telephony
8 6 (9.52%) DDNS
8 6 (9.52%) IPv6
8 6 (9.52%) VPN
9 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
9 5 (7.94%) IPsec
10 4 (6.35%) OSPF
10 4 (6.35%) BGP
11 3 (4.76%) Frame Relay
11 3 (4.76%) Network Security
11 3 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) MySQL
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 17 (26.98%) Architect
3 11 (17.46%) Network Architect
4 9 (14.29%) Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Network Design Architect
6 6 (9.52%) Implementation Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Network Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Network Design Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Designer
8 3 (4.76%) Incident Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) Clustering
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.59%) DTV
5 1 (1.59%) CESG
5 1 (1.59%) RMADS
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Linux
3 5 (7.94%) UNIX
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 7 (11.11%) ITIL
3 6 (9.52%) Project Management
3 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.76%) Matrix Management
5 3 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.76%) Line Management
6 2 (3.17%) Time Management
6 2 (3.17%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.17%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.17%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.17%) Supplier Management
6 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.17%) SDLC
7 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.59%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (46.03%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (26.98%) CCNP
3 9 (14.29%) CCNA
4 7 (11.11%) HP ASE
5 6 (9.52%) CCIE
6 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.17%) MCP
7 2 (3.17%) MCSE
7 2 (3.17%) MCSA
7 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.59%) CCSE
8 1 (1.59%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.59%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.17%) XenApp
3 2 (3.17%) XenServer
3 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.17%) vSphere
3 2 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Nagios
1 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.59%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 51 (80.95%) Cisco
2 18 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 15 (23.81%) F5
4 14 (22.22%) VMware
5 13 (20.63%) HP
5 13 (20.63%) Citrix
6 7 (11.11%) Huawei
7 5 (7.94%) Juniper
8 4 (6.35%) SonicWALL
8 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.76%) NetApp
10 2 (3.17%) Brocade
10 2 (3.17%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle
10 2 (3.17%) Avaya
10 2 (3.17%) Dell
11 1 (1.59%) EMC
11 1 (1.59%) SAP
11 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.59%) Sourcefire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago