Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
England > London
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 611 501 573
Rank change year-on-year -110 +72 -39
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 207 395 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.53% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.58% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 139 357 264
London median annual salary £67,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.67% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £46,150 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £81,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 63,908 68,666 74,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.75% 92.58% 92.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51,058 53,463 64,479
London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 18 August 2018.

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 18 August 2018. 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 -48 37 £77,500 +28.10% 10
East London -6 5 £80,000 +23.08% 3
West London +15 2 £66,250 +9.50% 8
South London -16 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North London - 1 £77,500 - 1
Network Design
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 150 (72.46%) Cisco
2 120 (57.97%) Cisco Certification
3 97 (46.86%) Data Centre
4 80 (38.65%) CCIE
5 78 (37.68%) Finance
6 76 (36.71%) Wireless
6 76 (36.71%) CCNP
6 76 (36.71%) WAN
7 70 (33.82%) LAN
7 70 (33.82%) Degree
8 69 (33.33%) VMware
8 69 (33.33%) Firewall
9 66 (31.88%) F5
10 64 (30.92%) CCNA
11 60 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
12 54 (26.09%) Unified Communications
13 52 (25.12%) Presales
14 48 (23.19%) Splunk
15 47 (22.71%) Retail
16 46 (22.22%) BGP
16 46 (22.22%) Analytics
17 45 (21.74%) Big Data
17 45 (21.74%) Dell
17 45 (21.74%) NetApp
18 43 (20.77%) EMC
18 43 (20.77%) Pharmaceutical
18 43 (20.77%) Linux
18 43 (20.77%) Manufacturing
18 43 (20.77%) Wireless Security
19 40 (19.32%) Banking

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 14 (6.76%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.83%) OpenStack
3 9 (4.35%) SAS
4 4 (1.93%) Apache
4 4 (1.93%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.93%) CMS
5 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.97%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (2.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.97%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 34 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (12.08%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (6.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (4.35%) Office 365
5 7 (3.38%) IaaS
6 4 (1.93%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.93%) Loggly
6 4 (1.93%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.97%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.97%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.97%) Cloudflare
7 2 (0.97%) PaaS
7 2 (0.97%) Route 53
7 2 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.48%) SaaS
8 1 (0.48%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 76 (36.71%) WAN
1 76 (36.71%) Wireless
2 70 (33.82%) LAN
3 69 (33.33%) Firewall
4 54 (26.09%) Unified Communications
5 46 (22.22%) BGP
6 43 (20.77%) Wireless Security
7 39 (18.84%) TCP/IP
8 37 (17.87%) MPLS
9 34 (16.43%) Network Security
9 34 (16.43%) VPN
10 33 (15.94%) OSPF
11 27 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
12 26 (12.56%) IPsec
12 26 (12.56%) VLAN
13 22 (10.63%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (9.66%) DNS
15 19 (9.18%) EIGRP
16 18 (8.70%) Internet
17 17 (8.21%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.74%) Big Data
2 15 (7.25%) Hadoop
3 13 (6.28%) MySQL
4 9 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.35%) OLAP
4 9 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
5 7 (3.38%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.90%) Redis
7 4 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.93%) GIS
7 4 (1.93%) HBase
7 4 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.93%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.90%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.90%) Maven
2 4 (1.93%) Grunt
2 4 (1.93%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.93%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.97%) Subversion
5 1 (0.48%) JUnit
5 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 78 (37.68%) Finance
2 47 (22.71%) Retail
3 43 (20.77%) Manufacturing
3 43 (20.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 40 (19.32%) Banking
5 35 (16.91%) Telecoms
6 20 (9.66%) German Language
6 20 (9.66%) Italian Language
7 11 (5.31%) Law
8 10 (4.83%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.93%) Games
9 4 (1.93%) Legal
9 4 (1.93%) Local Government
10 3 (1.45%) Marketing
11 1 (0.48%) Back Office
11 1 (0.48%) French Language
11 1 (0.48%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (35.27%) Architect
2 67 (32.37%) Network Engineer
3 58 (28.02%) Solutions Architect
4 53 (25.60%) Technical Architect
5 50 (24.15%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 39 (18.84%) Cisco Architect
7 34 (16.43%) Cisco Solutions Architect
8 32 (15.46%) Cisco Engineer
9 30 (14.49%) Senior Network Engineer
10 24 (11.59%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 23 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 19 (9.18%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 17 (8.21%) Network Security Engineer
13 17 (8.21%) Security Engineer
14 14 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
15 12 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (5.80%) Security Architect
16 11 (5.31%) Consultant
16 11 (5.31%) DevOps Engineer
17 10 (4.83%) Security Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 19 (9.18%) Web Services
3 9 (4.35%) .NET
3 9 (4.35%) JSON
3 9 (4.35%) SOAP
3 9 (4.35%) WSDL
3 9 (4.35%) XML
4 4 (1.93%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.93%) CSS
4 4 (1.93%) CSS3
4 4 (1.93%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (1.93%) HTML
4 4 (1.93%) HTML5
4 4 (1.93%) jQuery
4 4 (1.93%) LAMP
4 4 (1.93%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (1.93%) Node.js
5 2 (0.97%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.97%) Memcached
5 2 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 97 (46.86%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.73%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (4.35%) Hedge funds
4 9 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.86%) EMC VMAX
6 6 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.90%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.42%) BBC
7 5 (2.42%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.42%) Replication
8 4 (1.93%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.93%) Clustering
8 4 (1.93%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.45%) AS400
9 3 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.45%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.45%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.77%) Linux
2 26 (12.56%) Windows
3 7 (3.38%) Unix
4 5 (2.42%) CentOS
4 5 (2.42%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.93%) CoreOS
5 4 (1.93%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.97%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.48%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.12%) Presales
2 46 (22.22%) Analytics
3 39 (18.84%) Technical Architecture
4 34 (16.43%) Load Balancing
5 19 (9.18%) DevOps
6 17 (8.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (8.21%) Network Management
7 15 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (6.28%) Business Continuity
8 13 (6.28%) Incident Management
8 13 (6.28%) Network Architecture
8 13 (6.28%) Network Segmentation
8 13 (6.28%) TOGAF
9 12 (5.80%) Change Management
9 12 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 12 (5.80%) ITIL
9 12 (5.80%) Project Management
10 9 (4.35%) Information Security
10 9 (4.35%) Security Management
10 9 (4.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.46%) Python
2 23 (11.11%) SQL
3 19 (9.18%) Java
4 17 (8.21%) PowerShell
5 12 (5.80%) Ruby
6 7 (3.38%) C#
7 6 (2.90%) Go
7 6 (2.90%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.42%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.93%) C++
9 4 (1.93%) Perl
9 4 (1.93%) PHP
9 4 (1.93%) Scala
10 1 (0.48%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 120 (57.97%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (38.65%) CCIE
3 76 (36.71%) CCNP
4 70 (33.82%) Degree
5 64 (30.92%) CCNA
6 20 (9.66%) CCIE Data Center
6 20 (9.66%) CCIE Service Provider
7 17 (8.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (6.76%) CCIE Security
9 13 (6.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (5.80%) MCSE
11 11 (5.31%) CCDE
12 10 (4.83%) CCSA
12 10 (4.83%) CCSE
12 10 (4.83%) JNCIE
13 9 (4.35%) TOGAF Certification
14 8 (3.86%) CCIE Wireless
14 8 (3.86%) EMC Certification
14 8 (3.86%) VCAP
14 8 (3.86%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.97%) COBIT
1 2 (0.97%) COSO
1 2 (0.97%) GCP
1 2 (0.97%) GDPR
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.48%) NIST 800
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (9.18%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.86%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.38%) Docker
5 6 (2.90%) VMware NSX
6 5 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.93%) HDFS
7 4 (1.93%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 4 (1.93%) VirtualBox
7 4 (1.93%) vSphere
8 3 (1.45%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (9.18%) Puppet
2 13 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (5.31%) Ansible
4 9 (4.35%) Kubernetes
5 8 (3.86%) Salt
6 7 (3.38%) SCOM
7 4 (1.93%) Nagios
7 4 (1.93%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.97%) Terraform
10 1 (0.48%) QRadar
Vendors
1 150 (72.46%) Cisco
2 69 (33.33%) VMware
3 66 (31.88%) F5
4 48 (23.19%) Splunk
5 45 (21.74%) Dell
5 45 (21.74%) NetApp
6 43 (20.77%) EMC
7 24 (11.59%) Microsoft
8 20 (9.66%) Juniper
9 19 (9.18%) Citrix
10 18 (8.70%) CheckPoint
11 17 (8.21%) Palo Alto
12 16 (7.73%) Google
13 15 (7.25%) Fortinet
14 13 (6.28%) Oracle
15 9 (4.35%) Rackspace
16 8 (3.86%) SolarWinds
17 7 (3.38%) Virgin Media
18 5 (2.42%) HP
19 4 (1.93%) Red Hat