The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 78 100
Rank change year-on-year -16 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 6 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 1.51% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.65% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £53,750 £43,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.27% -  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1142 1094 1249
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.80% 91.62% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 697 624 763
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Network Design
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Network Design in Edinburgh

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Design in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) OSPF
3 5 (55.56%) BGP
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Fortinet
3 5 (55.56%) F5
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
6 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (11.11%) Legal

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) BGP
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
3 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
3 2 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Design Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 2 (22.22%) IT Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Strategy Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 5 (55.56%) F5
2 5 (55.56%) Fortinet
3 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat