Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 477 487 539
Rank change year-on-year +10 +52 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 396 386 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.53% 0.50% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.55% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 351 332 366
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £32,988
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 68044 69882 79709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.67% 90.62% 89.41%
Number of salaries quoted 51986 60319 67105
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £86,250
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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +23 57 £55,000 -8.33% 5
West London -20 20 £63,500 +47.67% 3
East London +1 6 £65,000 +36.84% 4
South London +13 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Network Design
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 266 (67.17%) Cisco
2 244 (61.62%) Firewall
3 177 (44.70%) Cisco Certification
4 169 (42.68%) WAN
5 156 (39.39%) Juniper
6 134 (33.84%) BGP
6 134 (33.84%) Linux
7 123 (31.06%) CCNP
8 120 (30.30%) LAN
9 117 (29.55%) MPLS
10 114 (28.79%) OSPF
11 109 (27.53%) VPN
12 108 (27.27%) TCP/IP
13 107 (27.02%) Finance
14 104 (26.26%) VMware
15 97 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
16 88 (22.22%) CheckPoint
17 85 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
18 84 (21.21%) Data Centre
19 76 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
20 75 (18.94%) Microsoft
20 75 (18.94%) CCNA
21 68 (17.17%) DNS
21 68 (17.17%) Network Security
22 67 (16.92%) CCIE
23 66 (16.67%) Multicast
24 64 (16.16%) Palo Alto
24 64 (16.16%) Degree
25 62 (15.66%) IPsec
26 60 (15.15%) Cisco IOS

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 12 (3.03%) Confluence
2 11 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (1.77%) SAS
5 6 (1.52%) Apache
5 6 (1.52%) Smallworld
6 4 (1.01%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.76%) IIS
7 3 (0.76%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.25%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.27%) Office 365
4 8 (2.02%) Slack
5 7 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.26%) IaaS
7 4 (1.01%) PaaS
8 3 (0.76%) SaaS
9 2 (0.51%) GitHub
9 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.51%) Loggly
9 2 (0.51%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.25%) Akamai
10 1 (0.25%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 244 (61.62%) Firewall
2 169 (42.68%) WAN
3 134 (33.84%) BGP
4 120 (30.30%) LAN
5 117 (29.55%) MPLS
6 114 (28.79%) OSPF
7 109 (27.53%) VPN
8 108 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 76 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
10 68 (17.17%) DNS
10 68 (17.17%) Network Security
11 66 (16.67%) Multicast
12 62 (15.66%) IPsec
13 60 (15.15%) Cisco IOS
14 59 (14.90%) Wireless
15 58 (14.65%) EIGRP
15 58 (14.65%) Internet
16 53 (13.38%) Cisco Nexus
17 48 (12.12%) DHCP
18 43 (10.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.29%) MySQL
2 10 (2.53%) Hadoop
3 6 (1.52%) Big Data
3 6 (1.52%) GIS
4 5 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.26%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.26%) OLAP
4 5 (1.26%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.76%) Redis
5 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.51%) HBase
6 2 (0.51%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (5.30%) Subversion
2 19 (4.80%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.54%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.54%) JIRA
4 13 (3.28%) Maven
5 10 (2.53%) JUnit
5 10 (2.53%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.51%) Grunt
6 2 (0.51%) Travis CI
6 2 (0.51%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 107 (27.02%) Finance
2 38 (9.60%) Telecoms
3 30 (7.58%) Banking
4 24 (6.06%) Law
5 23 (5.81%) Games
6 15 (3.79%) Financial Institution
7 13 (3.28%) Front Office
8 10 (2.53%) Back Office
9 8 (2.02%) Legal
10 5 (1.26%) Advertising
11 4 (1.01%) Retail
12 3 (0.76%) Marketing
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.25%) Local Government
13 1 (0.25%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 197 (49.75%) Network Engineer
2 82 (20.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 54 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 51 (12.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 39 (9.85%) Operations Engineer
6 38 (9.60%) IT Engineer
7 36 (9.09%) Analyst
8 35 (8.84%) Architect
9 31 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 30 (7.58%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 29 (7.32%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 24 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
12 24 (6.06%) Security Engineer
13 22 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
14 20 (5.05%) Network Analyst
14 20 (5.05%) Network Operations Engineer
14 20 (5.05%) Senior Operations Engineer
15 19 (4.80%) Junior
15 19 (4.80%) Senior IT Engineer
16 18 (4.55%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.05%) Web Services
2 19 (4.80%) .NET
3 16 (4.04%) FIX Protocol
4 15 (3.79%) Middleware
5 14 (3.54%) CSS
5 14 (3.54%) HTML
6 11 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 11 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.78%) Node.js
7 8 (2.02%) 802.1X
7 8 (2.02%) AngularJS
7 8 (2.02%) SOAP
7 8 (2.02%) XML
8 6 (1.52%) JSON
9 5 (1.26%) WSDL
10 4 (1.01%) RESTful
11 3 (0.76%) LAMP
12 2 (0.51%) jQuery
12 2 (0.51%) XSD
12 2 (0.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 84 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 27 (6.82%) Eurex
3 26 (6.57%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.80%) PKI
5 19 (4.80%) Public Cloud
6 17 (4.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 11 (2.78%) IVR
8 8 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.52%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.26%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.26%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.01%) Replication
12 3 (0.76%) Fintech
12 3 (0.76%) Security Operations Centre
12 3 (0.76%) User Experience
12 3 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.51%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 134 (33.84%) Linux
2 58 (14.65%) Windows
3 11 (2.78%) Solaris
4 10 (2.53%) Unix
4 10 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.02%) CentOS
6 7 (1.77%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.01%) Debian
7 4 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.76%) CoreOS
8 3 (0.76%) SUSE
9 2 (0.51%) AIX
9 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (12.88%) Load Balancing
3 41 (10.35%) ITIL
4 39 (9.85%) SIEM
5 37 (9.34%) Project Management
5 37 (9.34%) Ticket Management
6 35 (8.84%) Information Security
7 33 (8.33%) High Availability
8 32 (8.08%) Network Monitoring
9 27 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
10 26 (6.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 26 (6.57%) Network Management
11 25 (6.31%) Change Management
12 24 (6.06%) Network Packet Analysis
13 23 (5.81%) Low Latency
13 23 (5.81%) Statistics
14 22 (5.56%) Presales
15 19 (4.80%) Analytics
15 19 (4.80%) Mentoring
15 19 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (10.86%) Java
2 41 (10.35%) Python
3 33 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 24 (6.06%) Perl
5 15 (3.79%) SQL
6 6 (1.52%) C
6 6 (1.52%) Groovy
6 6 (1.52%) Scala
7 4 (1.01%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.01%) PHP
8 3 (0.76%) C#
8 3 (0.76%) C++
8 3 (0.76%) Go
8 3 (0.76%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.76%) Ruby
9 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.25%) C-shell
10 1 (0.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 177 (44.70%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (31.06%) CCNP
3 75 (18.94%) CCNA
4 67 (16.92%) CCIE
5 64 (16.16%) Degree
6 33 (8.33%) JNCIP
7 26 (6.57%) CCIP
8 22 (5.56%) CCDP
9 20 (5.05%) CCSA
10 18 (4.55%) CISSP
11 17 (4.29%) CCSE
12 16 (4.04%) CISM
13 15 (3.79%) CCDA
14 14 (3.54%) Check Point Certification
15 11 (2.78%) CASP
15 11 (2.78%) CEH
15 11 (2.78%) SSCP
16 10 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 9 (2.27%) GIAC
17 9 (2.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.85%) SLA
2 25 (6.31%) QA
3 12 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (1.52%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.52%) NEBOSH
5 2 (0.51%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 97 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (11.87%) Xen
3 46 (11.62%) KVM
4 34 (8.59%) Active Directory
5 16 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (3.03%) ProxySG
7 6 (1.52%) Docker
7 6 (1.52%) iptables
8 4 (1.01%) Firmware
8 4 (1.01%) vSphere
9 3 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.76%) XenApp
10 2 (0.51%) HDFS
10 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.51%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.25%) Corosync
11 1 (0.25%) Kamailio
11 1 (0.25%) OpenSIPS
11 1 (0.25%) PowerDNS
Systems Management
1 31 (7.83%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (2.27%) Ansible
2 9 (2.27%) FortiGate
3 8 (2.02%) Nagios
3 8 (2.02%) Puppet
3 8 (2.02%) SCCM
4 7 (1.77%) Backup Exec
4 7 (1.77%) Cacti
4 7 (1.77%) SCOM
5 6 (1.52%) OpenView
6 5 (1.26%) CSIRT
6 5 (1.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.26%) SELinux
7 4 (1.01%) QRadar
8 3 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.76%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.76%) WSUS
9 2 (0.51%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 266 (67.17%) Cisco
2 156 (39.39%) Juniper
3 104 (26.26%) VMware
4 88 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 75 (18.94%) Microsoft
6 64 (16.16%) Palo Alto
7 43 (10.86%) SolarWinds
8 39 (9.85%) F5
9 34 (8.59%) NetApp
10 33 (8.33%) Citrix
11 30 (7.58%) HP
12 27 (6.82%) Arista
13 19 (4.80%) Oracle
14 14 (3.54%) Red Hat
15 13 (3.28%) ArcSight
15 13 (3.28%) Blue Coat
15 13 (3.28%) Tufin
16 12 (3.03%) Darktrace
16 12 (3.03%) Mitel
17 11 (2.78%) TIBCO