Period
to 17 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 222 263
Rank change year-on-year -55 +41 -17
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 12 72 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.17% 0.92% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 1.00% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 63 18
Manchester median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +42.86% -50.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,200 £65,500
North West median annual salary £56,250 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.42% +26.67% -34.78%

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 6,579 7,177 6,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.55% 92.14% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5,418 5,950 5,809
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.57% +0.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 October 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 October 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 +14 6 £46,000 -12.38%
Rochdale +8 2 £75,000 +25.00%
Network Design
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Migration
3 7 (58.33%) VLAN
4 6 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (50.00%) Replication
4 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 6 (50.00%) Mitel
4 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (50.00%) VPN
4 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (50.00%) Veeam
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (50.00%) Office 365
4 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (50.00%) Skype
4 6 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (41.67%) People Management
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Juniper
7 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (25.00%) Brocade
7 3 (25.00%) Foundry
7 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
7 3 (25.00%) Perl

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 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) VLAN
2 6 (50.00%) Skype
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (16.67%) OSPF
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Broadband
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) IPv6
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) SNMP
4 1 (8.33%) TACACS
4 1 (8.33%) VRRP
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) People Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ACCA
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Cacti
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) OpenNMS
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) RANCID
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Mitel
2 6 (50.00%) Veeam
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (25.00%) Brocade
4 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
4 3 (25.00%) Foundry
5 2 (16.67%) Redback
6 1 (8.33%) Aruba
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Huawei
6 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
6 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) ZyXEL