The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 134 117
Rank change year-on-year +19 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 16 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.81% 0.38% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.43% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 11
Median salary £43,000 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.20% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

Network Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1754 2097 1742
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.17% 87.59% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1430 1534 1415
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Network Design as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Birmingham

Network Design
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Network Design in Birmingham

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Design in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 28 (75.68%) Cisco
2 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (64.86%) Firewall
3 22 (59.46%) CCNP
4 21 (56.76%) Juniper
5 20 (54.05%) MPLS
5 20 (54.05%) Data Centre
6 17 (45.95%) CCIE
6 17 (45.95%) JNCIP
7 16 (43.24%) JNCIE
7 16 (43.24%) CCIP
8 10 (27.03%) VPN
8 10 (27.03%) WAN
9 9 (24.32%) LAN
9 9 (24.32%) VLAN
10 8 (21.62%) Network Security
10 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
11 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
11 6 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (13.51%) Presales
12 5 (13.51%) Information Security
13 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
13 4 (10.81%) Finance
13 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
13 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
13 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
13 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) Firewall
2 20 (54.05%) MPLS
3 10 (27.03%) VPN
3 10 (27.03%) WAN
4 9 (24.32%) LAN
4 9 (24.32%) VLAN
5 8 (21.62%) Network Security
6 6 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.81%) BGP
7 4 (10.81%) Ethernet
7 4 (10.81%) OSPF
7 4 (10.81%) Wireless
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (8.11%) SNMP
8 3 (8.11%) SSL
9 2 (5.41%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (5.41%) DHCP
9 2 (5.41%) DNS
9 2 (5.41%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Billing
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Design Engineer
1 16 (43.24%) IP Design Engineer
1 16 (43.24%) IP Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Architect
3 11 (29.73%) Network Architect
3 11 (29.73%) Network Engineer
4 10 (27.03%) IP Architect
4 10 (27.03%) IP Network Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Network Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Principal Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.70%) FMCG
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
1 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
1 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
1 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Information Security
1 5 (13.51%) Presales
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
2 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
2 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
2 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (10.81%) Security Management
2 4 (10.81%) SIEM
2 4 (10.81%) Time Management
3 3 (8.11%) Network Architecture
3 3 (8.11%) Project Management
3 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
3 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (5.41%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.41%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) Python
2 2 (5.41%) Perl
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) Ruby
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (59.46%) CCNP
3 17 (45.95%) CCIE
3 17 (45.95%) JNCIP
4 16 (43.24%) CCIP
4 16 (43.24%) JNCIE
5 3 (8.11%) CCDP
5 3 (8.11%) CCSE
6 2 (5.41%) CCDA
6 2 (5.41%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) CCSA
7 1 (2.70%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.70%) CISSP
7 1 (2.70%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) IISP
7 1 (2.70%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) MISRA
2 1 (2.70%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) Nexpose
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (5.41%) Nessus
4 1 (2.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) Cisco
2 21 (56.76%) Juniper
3 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.81%) Aruba
4 4 (10.81%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) Symantec
5 3 (8.11%) Brocade
5 3 (8.11%) Fortinet
5 3 (8.11%) Meraki
5 3 (8.11%) Qualys
5 3 (8.11%) Rapid7
6 2 (5.41%) Avaya
6 2 (5.41%) F5
6 2 (5.41%) Mitel
6 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.41%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.70%) Splunk
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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SCC
Posted: Yesterday