Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Network Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Design over the 6 months to 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 148 199 202
Rank change year-on-year +51 +3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 15 40 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.52% 0.68% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.74% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 48 30
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -2.99% +21.82%
10th Percentile £38,050 £50,625 £46,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £64,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -21.88% +24.88% -6.82%

Network Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,589 5,394 6,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 89.43% 91.47% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,021 4,360 5,026
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,198 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.40% +5.26% +5.56%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Berkshire

Network Design
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Network Design in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Network Design in Berkshire

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Network Design in Berkshire over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Network Design in Berkshire

Network Design
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 5 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 5 £90,000 - 1
Reading +49 3 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Bracknell +15 3 - - 2
Wokingham - 1 £57,500 -
Network Design
South East

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, IT jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) Wireless
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 5 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) GCP
3 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (26.67%) Serverless
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (20.00%) CCNP
4 3 (20.00%) Google
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (13.33%) Server Management
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Strategic Roadmap
5 2 (13.33%) Network Management
5 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (13.33%) Azure
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) CCIE

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) GCP
2 4 (26.67%) Serverless
3 2 (13.33%) Azure
4 1 (6.67%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Wireless
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) DAB
4 2 (13.33%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) Junos
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
5 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) GIS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Fibre Optics
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) CentOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
1 5 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) SIEM
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (13.33%) Server Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Strategic Roadmap
5 1 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.67%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Presales
5 1 (6.67%) SABSA
5 1 (6.67%) Technology Roadmap
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNP
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) CCDA
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) CASB
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade
5 1 (6.67%) BT
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Openreach
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) TOWER Software