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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
England / West Midlands
Rank 171 195 184
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 41 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.76% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.86% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 27
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.91% -3.80%

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
4228 5117 4157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.42% 88.18% 83.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3367 4209 3515
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £64,000
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Herefordshire - 16 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham +17 15 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Worcestershire -7 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Warwickshire +21 2 - -
Shropshire -11 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £62,000 -
Walsall - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 50 (80.65%) Cisco
2 40 (64.52%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (62.90%) Firewall
4 37 (59.68%) CCNP
5 27 (43.55%) Network Security
6 25 (40.32%) WAN
7 22 (35.48%) LAN
7 22 (35.48%) CCNA
8 20 (32.26%) CCIE
9 15 (24.19%) ITIL
10 14 (22.58%) CheckPoint
11 13 (20.97%) Juniper
12 12 (19.35%) MPLS
13 11 (17.74%) Avaya
13 11 (17.74%) JNCIP
13 11 (17.74%) Data Centre
14 10 (16.13%) JNCIE
14 10 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (14.52%) CCIP
15 9 (14.52%) Skype
16 8 (12.90%) VPN
17 7 (11.29%) CCSE
17 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
17 7 (11.29%) Fortinet
17 7 (11.29%) VLAN
17 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
18 6 (9.68%) Palo Alto
18 6 (9.68%) Cisco CUCM
18 6 (9.68%) Finance
18 6 (9.68%) Information Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (62.90%) Firewall
2 27 (43.55%) Network Security
3 25 (40.32%) WAN
4 22 (35.48%) LAN
5 12 (19.35%) MPLS
6 10 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (14.52%) Skype
8 8 (12.90%) VPN
9 7 (11.29%) VLAN
10 4 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (6.45%) SSL
10 4 (6.45%) VoIP
11 3 (4.84%) IPsec
11 3 (4.84%) Wireless
12 2 (3.23%) BGP
12 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
13 1 (1.61%) DMZ
13 1 (1.61%) Intranet
13 1 (1.61%) OSPF
13 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (64.52%) Network Engineer
2 21 (33.87%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (30.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (24.19%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (16.13%) Design Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (14.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Architect
6 9 (14.52%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Cisco Support
6 9 (14.52%) IP Design Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) IP Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Network Support
6 9 (14.52%) Network Support Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Project Support Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Tandem
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
1 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Unix
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) ITIL
2 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
3 6 (9.68%) Information Security
4 5 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.06%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (8.06%) SIEM
5 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.45%) Presales
5 4 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.84%) Project Management
6 3 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.84%) SDLC
6 3 (4.84%) Time Management
6 3 (4.84%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (4.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) Python
2 3 (4.84%) Perl
2 3 (4.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (64.52%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (59.68%) CCNP
3 22 (35.48%) CCNA
4 20 (32.26%) CCIE
5 11 (17.74%) JNCIP
6 10 (16.13%) JNCIE
7 9 (14.52%) CCIP
8 7 (11.29%) CCSE
9 4 (6.45%) CCDA
9 4 (6.45%) CCDP
9 4 (6.45%) CCSA
10 3 (4.84%) CISSP
10 3 (4.84%) Degree
11 1 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.61%) IISP
11 1 (1.61%) ISSAP
11 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.45%) Nexpose
3 3 (4.84%) Nessus
4 2 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.61%) QRadar
Vendors
1 50 (80.65%) Cisco
2 14 (22.58%) CheckPoint
3 13 (20.97%) Juniper
4 11 (17.74%) Avaya
5 7 (11.29%) Fortinet
6 6 (9.68%) HP
6 6 (9.68%) Palo Alto
7 5 (8.06%) Intel Security
8 4 (6.45%) Qualys
8 4 (6.45%) Rapid7
9 3 (4.84%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (4.84%) IBM
9 3 (4.84%) VMware
10 2 (3.23%) LogRhythm
10 2 (3.23%) Remedy
10 2 (3.23%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.61%) F5
11 1 (1.61%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.61%) Splunk
11 1 (1.61%) Tufin
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + corporate benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago