Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Design Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1075 1141 1174
Rank change year-on-year +66 +33 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 88 89 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.047% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.049% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 71 76 113
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +17.02%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +17.02%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 160394 183462 200536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131344 155892 166148
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Network Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Network Design Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design Engineer in England

Network Design Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Design Engineer in England

Network Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Design Engineer in England

Network Design Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
South East +87 39 £50,000 -16.67%
London +43 25 £67,500 -3.57%
South West +17 10 £62,500 +25.00%
Midlands +43 7 £55,000 +10.00%
North of England -8 6 £52,500 +10.53%
West Midlands +40 5 £55,000 +10.00%
North West -30 5 - -
East Midlands - 2 £56,250 -
North East - 1 £52,500 -
East of England - 1 - -
Network Design Engineer
UK

Network Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Network Design Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Network Design Engineer in the job title.

1 85 (96.59%) Network Design
2 75 (85.23%) Cisco
3 57 (64.77%) BGP
4 55 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (62.50%) OSPF
5 50 (56.82%) Firewall
6 46 (52.27%) CCNP
7 44 (50.00%) Juniper
8 38 (43.18%) CCIE
9 36 (40.91%) LAN
10 32 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
11 29 (32.95%) WAN
12 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (28.41%) Amazon AWS
13 22 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
13 22 (25.00%) VPN
14 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
14 21 (23.86%) MPLS
14 21 (23.86%) Customer Requirements
15 20 (22.73%) IGMP
15 20 (22.73%) Multicast
15 20 (22.73%) Software-Defined Networking
16 17 (19.32%) VLAN
16 17 (19.32%) Wireless
17 16 (18.18%) Data Centre
18 15 (17.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
19 14 (15.91%) Junos
19 14 (15.91%) SC Cleared
19 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
20 12 (13.64%) Huawei

Network Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.41%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (64.77%) BGP
2 55 (62.50%) OSPF
3 50 (56.82%) Firewall
4 36 (40.91%) LAN
5 32 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 29 (32.95%) WAN
7 22 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 22 (25.00%) VPN
8 21 (23.86%) MPLS
9 20 (22.73%) IGMP
9 20 (22.73%) Multicast
9 20 (22.73%) Software-Defined Networking
10 17 (19.32%) VLAN
10 17 (19.32%) Wireless
11 14 (15.91%) Junos
12 12 (13.64%) IPv4
12 12 (13.64%) IPv6
13 8 (9.09%) VoIP
14 2 (2.27%) DNS
14 2 (2.27%) WLAN
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Banking
3 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 15 (17.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Unix
2 2 (2.27%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (96.59%) Network Design
2 21 (23.86%) Customer Requirements
3 12 (13.64%) DDoS Mitigation
3 12 (13.64%) High Availability
4 8 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 7 (7.95%) Time Management
6 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.68%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (5.68%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (5.68%) Workflow
7 4 (4.55%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.41%) Migration
8 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.27%) Change Management
9 2 (2.27%) ITIL
9 2 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.27%) Presales
9 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.14%) Perl
1 1 (1.14%) Python
1 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (52.27%) CCNP
3 38 (43.18%) CCIE
4 14 (15.91%) SC Cleared
4 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
5 8 (9.09%) JNCIP
6 7 (7.95%) DV Cleared
7 5 (5.68%) Degree
7 5 (5.68%) JNCIS
8 4 (4.55%) CCNA
9 2 (2.27%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.14%) CCDP
10 1 (1.14%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (1.14%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 75 (85.23%) Cisco
2 44 (50.00%) Juniper
3 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.64%) Huawei
5 9 (10.23%) F5
6 8 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 7 (7.95%) Blue Coat
8 5 (5.68%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.68%) McAfee
8 5 (5.68%) Nokia
8 5 (5.68%) Oracle
9 3 (3.41%) HP
9 3 (3.41%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.27%) BT
10 2 (2.27%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.27%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.14%) Meraki