The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 205 240
Rank change year-on-year -32 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 16 67 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.90% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 1.02% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 48 26
Median salary £60,000 £48,250 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.35% -1.02%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5394 6539 6376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.23% 87.90% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4279 5180 5085
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Network Design
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Network Design in the East of England

Network Design
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Design in the East of England

Network Design
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Hertfordshire -16 12 £80,000 +72.97%
Cambridgeshire +6 2 £26,500 -44.21%
Bedfordshire +18 1 - -
Essex +15 1 £43,000 -36.29%
Network Design
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 25 (71.43%) Cisco
2 14 (40.00%) LAN
2 14 (40.00%) Network Management
3 12 (34.29%) WAN
3 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (34.29%) Firewall
4 10 (28.57%) Degree
5 9 (25.71%) Juniper
6 8 (22.86%) CCNP
7 7 (20.00%) MPLS
7 7 (20.00%) CCIE
7 7 (20.00%) Windows
7 7 (20.00%) Linux
7 7 (20.00%) F5
8 6 (17.14%) Network Architecture
8 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (17.14%) NGN
8 6 (17.14%) Retail
8 6 (17.14%) Web Services
8 6 (17.14%) ITIL
8 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
8 6 (17.14%) MS Office
8 6 (17.14%) HP
8 6 (17.14%) Wireless
8 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
8 6 (17.14%) People Management
8 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
9 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
9 5 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (14.29%) DMVPN

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (17.14%) MS Office
1 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) LAN
2 12 (34.29%) Firewall
2 12 (34.29%) WAN
3 7 (20.00%) MPLS
4 6 (17.14%) NGN
4 6 (17.14%) Wireless
5 5 (14.29%) ATM
5 5 (14.29%) BGP
5 5 (14.29%) DMVPN
5 5 (14.29%) DWDM
5 5 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 5 (14.29%) Frame Relay
5 5 (14.29%) FWSM
5 5 (14.29%) Multicast
5 5 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 5 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (14.29%) Wireshark
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (11.43%) IOS XR
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
1 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Architect
2 11 (31.43%) Network Architect
3 8 (22.86%) Network Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Head of Infrastructure
5 5 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Core Network Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Firewall Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Network Design Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Telecoms Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco Support
7 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper Support
7 2 (5.71%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Network Support
7 2 (5.71%) Network Support Technician
7 2 (5.71%) Network Technician
7 2 (5.71%) Support Technician
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.71%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (5.71%) e-Health
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Network Management
2 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Network Architecture
2 6 (17.14%) People Management
3 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Test Management
4 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) OOD
5 3 (8.57%) Product Marketing
5 3 (8.57%) Release Management
5 3 (8.57%) Security Management
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) UML
6 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (28.57%) Degree
3 8 (22.86%) CCNP
4 7 (20.00%) CCIE
5 2 (5.71%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIE
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIP
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIS
5 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (2.86%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Cisco
2 9 (25.71%) Juniper
3 7 (20.00%) F5
4 6 (17.14%) HP
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) Riverbed
6 4 (11.43%) Brocade
6 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.57%) Meraki
7 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat