Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 216 247
Rank change year-on-year -44 +31 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 15 91 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.20% 1.10% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 1.20% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 65 17
Manchester median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% -16.67% +11.63%
10th Percentile £41,375 £41,750 £35,750
90th Percentile £60,500 £65,000 £95,000
North West median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% -13.64% +10.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,688 7,589 6,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.28% 92.10% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5,545 6,400 5,392
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £44,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.54% +2.50% -

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Manchester

Network Design
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Network Design in Manchester

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Design in Manchester

Network Design
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Stockport +10 8 £46,000 -12.38% 1
Network Design
North West

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (66.67%) VLAN
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
5 8 (53.33%) VPN
5 8 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (53.33%) Mitel
5 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
5 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (53.33%) Backup Exec
5 8 (53.33%) Migration
5 8 (53.33%) Replication
5 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (53.33%) Office 365
5 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (53.33%) Skype
5 8 (53.33%) Veeam
5 8 (53.33%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (33.33%) People Management
8 4 (26.67%) MPLS
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (26.67%) Juniper
8 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
8 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
9 3 (20.00%) CCNP

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (53.33%) Office 365
3 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) VLAN
2 8 (53.33%) Skype
2 8 (53.33%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Junos
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
5 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (6.67%) Broadband
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) HSRP
5 1 (6.67%) IPv6
5 1 (6.67%) MRTG
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) TACACS
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) VRRP
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (40.00%) IT Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Core Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) IP Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Replication
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (53.33%) Migration
1 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
1 8 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) Network Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) SIEM
3 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Backup Exec
1 8 (53.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Cacti
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) OpenNMS
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) RANCID
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Mitel
2 8 (53.33%) Veeam
3 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade
5 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
5 1 (6.67%) Foundry
5 1 (6.67%) Huawei
5 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.67%) ZyXEL