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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 200 188 199
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 29 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.66% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 23
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
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
4887 4418 4829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.56% 85.89% 85.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3790 3704 4248
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -12 7 £52,500 +20.00%
Shropshire -6 5 £43,750 - 1
Coventry - 5 £50,000 -
Herefordshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +8 2 - - 1
Worcestershire -10 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Walsall +15 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 38 (69.09%) Cisco
2 32 (58.18%) Firewall
3 29 (52.73%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (43.64%) CCNP
5 22 (40.00%) CCNA
6 21 (38.18%) WAN
7 19 (34.55%) CheckPoint
8 18 (32.73%) LAN
9 17 (30.91%) Network Security
10 15 (27.27%) VLAN
11 14 (25.45%) Palo Alto
12 13 (23.64%) VPN
13 12 (21.82%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (18.18%) CCSE
15 9 (16.36%) CCSA
15 9 (16.36%) MPLS
15 9 (16.36%) ITIL
15 9 (16.36%) CCIE
16 8 (14.55%) BGP
16 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (14.55%) Presales
17 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
17 7 (12.73%) User Experience
17 7 (12.73%) Analytics
17 7 (12.73%) Virtual Environments
17 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Architecture
17 7 (12.73%) Performance Management
17 7 (12.73%) IPsec

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 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) IaaS
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (58.18%) Firewall
2 21 (38.18%) WAN
3 18 (32.73%) LAN
4 17 (30.91%) Network Security
5 15 (27.27%) VLAN
6 13 (23.64%) VPN
7 12 (21.82%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (16.36%) MPLS
10 8 (14.55%) BGP
11 7 (12.73%) IPsec
11 7 (12.73%) SSL
12 5 (9.09%) EIGRP
12 5 (9.09%) Wireless
13 4 (7.27%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (7.27%) VoIP
14 3 (5.45%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (5.45%) IPv4
14 3 (5.45%) OSPF
15 2 (3.64%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Network Engineer
2 13 (23.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Architect
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Network Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Security Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Design Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Network Support
7 4 (7.27%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) NOC Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Network Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) User Experience
2 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Tandem
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
1 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
2 2 (3.64%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (16.36%) ITIL
3 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (14.55%) Presales
4 7 (12.73%) Analytics
4 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (12.73%) Performance Management
4 7 (12.73%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (10.91%) Security Architecture
6 5 (9.09%) SIEM
7 4 (7.27%) Information Security
8 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.45%) Project Management
9 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.64%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) Python
2 1 (1.82%) Perl
2 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (52.73%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (43.64%) CCNP
3 22 (40.00%) CCNA
4 10 (18.18%) CCSE
5 9 (16.36%) CCIE
5 9 (16.36%) CCSA
6 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
6 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.45%) CCDA
7 3 (5.45%) JNCIE
7 3 (5.45%) JNCIP
8 2 (3.64%) CCDP
8 2 (3.64%) CCIP
8 2 (3.64%) CISSP
9 1 (1.82%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.64%) vSphere
2 2 (3.64%) XenApp
2 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.82%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.64%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.82%) Nessus
3 1 (1.82%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) Cisco
2 19 (34.55%) CheckPoint
3 14 (25.45%) Palo Alto
4 7 (12.73%) Juniper
5 5 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 5 (9.09%) Intel Security
6 4 (7.27%) SonicWALL
7 3 (5.45%) Avaya
7 3 (5.45%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (5.45%) F5
8 2 (3.64%) Aruba
8 2 (3.64%) Brocade
8 2 (3.64%) Citrix
8 2 (3.64%) EMC
8 2 (3.64%) HP
8 2 (3.64%) IBM
8 2 (3.64%) ProCurve
8 2 (3.64%) Remedy
8 2 (3.64%) VMware
9 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
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