Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 491 473 501
Rank change year-on-year -18 +28 +36
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 379 417 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.56% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.62% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 300 367 397
London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,081 £32,727
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -1.04%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 67895 67314 79038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.66% 90.62% 89.68%
Number of salaries quoted 52767 57677 66938
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.84% +8.18% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in London

Network Design
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Network Design in London

Network Design
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in London over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Design in London

Network Design
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the London region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Central London -11 55 £67,500 +17.39% 4
West London -19 29 £70,000 +84.21%
East London +21 22 £65,000 +23.81% 3
South London +2 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Network Design
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 London region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 238 (62.80%) Cisco
2 211 (55.67%) Firewall
3 169 (44.59%) Cisco Certification
4 142 (37.47%) WAN
5 116 (30.61%) CCNP
6 114 (30.08%) Juniper
7 113 (29.82%) Linux
8 111 (29.29%) BGP
9 109 (28.76%) MPLS
10 101 (26.65%) VPN
11 100 (26.39%) Finance
12 99 (26.12%) LAN
13 95 (25.07%) TCP/IP
14 90 (23.75%) OSPF
14 90 (23.75%) Data Centre
15 85 (22.43%) VMware
16 84 (22.16%) Cisco ASA
17 78 (20.58%) Degree
18 77 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
18 77 (20.32%) CCNA
19 76 (20.05%) CCIE
20 75 (19.79%) Network Security
21 74 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
22 68 (17.94%) Microsoft
23 64 (16.89%) DNS
24 63 (16.62%) CheckPoint
25 58 (15.30%) Wireless
26 55 (14.51%) Multicast
27 53 (13.98%) Java
28 52 (13.72%) Palo Alto

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 17 (4.49%) Confluence
2 15 (3.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (2.90%) SAS
4 8 (2.11%) Apache
5 7 (1.85%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.58%) Smallworld
7 5 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.32%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.06%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.06%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.79%) IIS
10 2 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.53%) nginx
11 1 (0.26%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (1.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 48 (12.66%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.90%) Office 365
4 9 (2.37%) Slack
5 7 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.85%) IaaS
6 4 (1.06%) PaaS
7 3 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.79%) Loggly
7 3 (0.79%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (0.53%) Akamai
8 2 (0.53%) Cloudflare
8 2 (0.53%) SaaS
9 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 211 (55.67%) Firewall
2 142 (37.47%) WAN
3 111 (29.29%) BGP
4 109 (28.76%) MPLS
5 101 (26.65%) VPN
6 99 (26.12%) LAN
7 95 (25.07%) TCP/IP
8 90 (23.75%) OSPF
9 84 (22.16%) Cisco ASA
10 75 (19.79%) Network Security
11 64 (16.89%) DNS
12 58 (15.30%) Wireless
13 55 (14.51%) Multicast
14 51 (13.46%) IPsec
15 50 (13.19%) Cisco IOS
16 49 (12.93%) EIGRP
17 43 (11.35%) DHCP
18 42 (11.08%) Cisco Nexus
19 37 (9.76%) Internet
20 34 (8.97%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.28%) Big Data
2 17 (4.49%) MySQL
3 14 (3.69%) Hadoop
4 10 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.37%) OLAP
5 9 (2.37%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (1.58%) GIS
7 5 (1.32%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.06%) Redis
8 4 (1.06%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.79%) HBase
10 2 (0.53%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (8.71%) Subversion
2 30 (7.92%) Jenkins
3 21 (5.54%) JIRA
4 17 (4.49%) Git (software)
5 15 (3.96%) Maven
6 11 (2.90%) JUnit
6 11 (2.90%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.79%) Grunt
7 3 (0.79%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.26%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 100 (26.39%) Finance
2 37 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.80%) Banking
4 18 (4.75%) Law
5 11 (2.90%) Legal
6 10 (2.64%) Front Office
7 9 (2.37%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.11%) Retail
9 7 (1.85%) Back Office
9 7 (1.85%) Games
10 6 (1.58%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.26%) Local Government
12 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 150 (39.58%) Network Engineer
2 59 (15.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 51 (13.46%) Cisco Engineer
4 49 (12.93%) Architect
5 47 (12.40%) Analyst
6 45 (11.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 31 (8.18%) Consultant
8 27 (7.12%) IT Engineer
9 24 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
10 23 (6.07%) Operations Engineer
11 22 (5.80%) Network Analyst
12 21 (5.54%) Security Engineer
12 21 (5.54%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 20 (5.28%) Network Architect
13 20 (5.28%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 20 (5.28%) Solutions Architect
14 19 (5.01%) Network Security Engineer
14 19 (5.01%) Security Analyst
15 17 (4.49%) Developer
16 14 (3.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.71%) .NET
2 25 (6.60%) CSS
2 25 (6.60%) HTML
2 25 (6.60%) Node.js
3 22 (5.80%) .NET Framework
3 22 (5.80%) ASP.NET
3 22 (5.80%) Web Services
4 17 (4.49%) FIX Protocol
5 13 (3.43%) Middleware
6 12 (3.17%) JSON
7 10 (2.64%) SOAP
7 10 (2.64%) XML
8 9 (2.37%) WSDL
9 7 (1.85%) 802.1X
9 7 (1.85%) REST
10 5 (1.32%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.32%) LAMP
11 3 (0.79%) CSS3
11 3 (0.79%) HTML5
11 3 (0.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 90 (23.75%) Data Centre
2 32 (8.44%) Computer Science
3 24 (6.33%) Eurex
4 22 (5.80%) Public Cloud
5 18 (4.75%) Hedge funds
6 17 (4.49%) Linux Command Line
7 15 (3.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 15 (3.96%) IVR
7 15 (3.96%) PKI
8 9 (2.37%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.37%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (2.11%) User Experience
10 5 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.32%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.32%) Replication
11 4 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.79%) Fintech
12 3 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 113 (29.82%) Linux
2 48 (12.66%) Windows
3 18 (4.75%) Unix
4 10 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.11%) Solaris
5 8 (2.11%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.32%) CentOS
6 5 (1.32%) Debian
6 5 (1.32%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.79%) CoreOS
7 3 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (9.76%) Information Security
2 37 (9.76%) Load Balancing
3 36 (9.50%) ITIL
4 34 (8.97%) Presales
5 29 (7.65%) Network Management
5 29 (7.65%) Project Management
6 28 (7.39%) SIEM
7 27 (7.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (7.12%) Low Latency
8 25 (6.60%) Analytics
9 24 (6.33%) Mentoring
9 24 (6.33%) Ticket Management
10 22 (5.80%) Data Security
11 21 (5.54%) Cybersecurity
11 21 (5.54%) Enterprise Architecture
11 21 (5.54%) High Availability
11 21 (5.54%) Network Architecture
11 21 (5.54%) Network Packet Analysis
12 19 (5.01%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.98%) Java
2 49 (12.93%) Python
3 32 (8.44%) Bash Shell
4 25 (6.60%) SQL
5 22 (5.80%) Perl
6 13 (3.43%) Scala
7 7 (1.85%) C
8 6 (1.58%) PHP
9 5 (1.32%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.06%) C#
10 4 (1.06%) C++
10 4 (1.06%) Go
10 4 (1.06%) Ruby
11 3 (0.79%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.53%) Groovy
13 1 (0.26%) C-shell
13 1 (0.26%) Korn
13 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 169 (44.59%) Cisco Certification
2 116 (30.61%) CCNP
3 78 (20.58%) Degree
4 77 (20.32%) CCNA
5 76 (20.05%) CCIE
6 36 (9.50%) JNCIP
7 31 (8.18%) CCDP
8 22 (5.80%) CCIP
9 21 (5.54%) CISSP
10 18 (4.75%) CCSE
10 18 (4.75%) CISM
11 16 (4.22%) CCDA
12 15 (3.96%) CCSA
13 13 (3.43%) GIAC
14 12 (3.17%) CCDE
14 12 (3.17%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 12 (3.17%) CCIE Security
15 11 (2.90%) Check Point Certification
15 11 (2.90%) JNCIE
16 9 (2.37%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.60%) SLA
2 17 (4.49%) QA
3 6 (1.58%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.58%) NEBOSH
4 4 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.53%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (7.65%) Active Directory
3 25 (6.60%) KVM
3 25 (6.60%) Xen
4 12 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (2.37%) iptables
6 6 (1.58%) Docker
6 6 (1.58%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.79%) HDFS
7 3 (0.79%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.79%) VMware NSX
7 3 (0.79%) XenApp
8 2 (0.53%) Corosync
8 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.53%) NFS
8 2 (0.53%) PowerDNS
8 2 (0.53%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (4.75%) SolarWinds Orion
2 15 (3.96%) Ansible
3 13 (3.43%) Nagios
3 13 (3.43%) Puppet
4 10 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.37%) CSIRT
5 9 (2.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 9 (2.37%) SCCM
5 9 (2.37%) SELinux
6 7 (1.85%) SCOM
7 5 (1.32%) Cacti
7 5 (1.32%) FortiGate
7 5 (1.32%) Kubernetes
7 5 (1.32%) OpenView
7 5 (1.32%) QRadar
8 3 (0.79%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.79%) Grafana
8 3 (0.79%) Salt
8 3 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 238 (62.80%) Cisco
2 114 (30.08%) Juniper
3 85 (22.43%) VMware
4 68 (17.94%) Microsoft
5 63 (16.62%) CheckPoint
6 52 (13.72%) Palo Alto
7 46 (12.14%) F5
8 35 (9.23%) NetApp
8 35 (9.23%) Oracle
9 34 (8.97%) SolarWinds
10 31 (8.18%) Arista
11 22 (5.80%) Pega
11 22 (5.80%) TIBCO
12 20 (5.28%) Splunk
13 18 (4.75%) EMC
14 16 (4.22%) Dell
15 13 (3.43%) Citrix
15 13 (3.43%) HP
16 12 (3.17%) Fortinet
17 10 (2.64%) ArcSight