Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 84 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - -
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.00% 0.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Lancashire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 -
North West median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +26.67% -21.05% -16.67%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 770 795 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.65% 88.14% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 620 713 683
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,800 £23,150
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Lancashire

Network Design
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Network Design in Lancashire

Network Design
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Chorley +8 5 £42,500 -2.86%
Preston -4 1 - -
Lancaster - 1 - -
Network Design
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 8 (88.89%) MPLS
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) Network Management
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (77.78%) JNCIP
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security
2 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 7 (77.78%) BGP
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) BGP
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security
2 7 (77.78%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Support
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Network Management
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCNA
1 7 (77.78%) CCNP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (77.78%) JNCIP
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) SAP