Period
to 13 October 2019

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 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 188 222 217
Rank change year-on-year +34 -5 -59
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 49 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.88% 0.66% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.73% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 58 27 49
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +36.36% -4.35%
10th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £65,750
South East median annual salary £65,000 £53,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +21.50% -2.73% -

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 5,135 5,789 5,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.70% 91.32% 88.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4,079 4,616 4,265
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,803 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Berkshire

Network Design
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Design in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Network Design in Berkshire

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Berkshire over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

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 13 October 2019. 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
Bracknell +12 16 £75,000 -6.25% 1
Reading -8 5 £82,500 +24.06% 3
Slough +6 2 £78,750 +21.15%
Network Design
South East

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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 25 (51.02%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
3 18 (36.73%) Security Architecture
3 18 (36.73%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (36.73%) CISM
3 18 (36.73%) Risk Assessment
3 18 (36.73%) CISSP
4 15 (30.61%) Firewall
5 14 (28.57%) Cisco
6 13 (26.53%) Azure
6 13 (26.53%) AWS
7 12 (24.49%) Windows
8 11 (22.45%) Office 365
9 10 (20.41%) Middleware
9 10 (20.41%) Windows 10
9 10 (20.41%) Server Management
9 10 (20.41%) Storage Management
10 8 (16.33%) LAN
10 8 (16.33%) WAN
11 7 (14.29%) Juniper
11 7 (14.29%) Wireless
11 7 (14.29%) VMware
11 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (12.24%) OSPF
12 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (12.24%) Network Virtualisation
12 6 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
12 6 (12.24%) Technical Leadership

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 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) AWS
1 13 (26.53%) Azure
2 11 (22.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) Firewall
2 8 (16.33%) LAN
2 8 (16.33%) WAN
3 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (14.29%) Wireless
4 6 (12.24%) OSPF
5 5 (10.20%) Network Security
5 5 (10.20%) VPN
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (8.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (8.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (6.12%) ATM
7 3 (6.12%) BGP
7 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.12%) MPLS
7 3 (6.12%) RIP
7 3 (6.12%) SDH
7 3 (6.12%) SONET
7 3 (6.12%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Military
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Consultant
2 18 (36.73%) Security Consultant
3 17 (34.69%) Architect
4 10 (20.41%) Senior Architect
4 10 (20.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 10 (20.41%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (16.33%) Network Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Design Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Network Consultant
8 4 (8.16%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Security Architect
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Network Architect
9 3 (6.12%) Transmission Design Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Transmission Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Cisco Design Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Cloud Architect
10 2 (4.08%) Juniper Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Cybersecurity
1 18 (36.73%) Risk Assessment
1 18 (36.73%) Security Architecture
2 10 (20.41%) Server Management
2 10 (20.41%) Storage Management
3 6 (12.24%) Network Virtualisation
3 6 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (12.24%) Technical Leadership
4 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.16%) ITIL
5 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.16%) Requirements Management
6 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.12%) DNA
6 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
6 3 (6.12%) Network Management
6 3 (6.12%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
3 18 (36.73%) CISM
3 18 (36.73%) CISSP
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (10.20%) CCNP
6 4 (8.16%) CCDP
7 2 (4.08%) CCIE
7 2 (4.08%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (4.08%) CCNA
7 2 (4.08%) JNCIP
7 2 (4.08%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Cacti
1 4 (8.16%) Nagios
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.08%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco
2 7 (14.29%) Juniper
2 7 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (8.16%) F5
4 3 (6.12%) Aerohive Networks
4 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.12%) Dell
4 3 (6.12%) Fortinet
4 3 (6.12%) Meraki
5 2 (4.08%) Ciena
5 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.08%) Sun
6 1 (2.04%) Brocade
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft