The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Network Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Planning
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 236 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Permanent jobs citing Network Planning 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.017% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.020% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £58,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year -14.89% -2.08%  

Network Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5537 5051 5904
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.40% 87.90% 88.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4612 4201 4753
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Network Planning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Planning in the North West

Network Planning
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Planning in the North West.

Salary trend for Network Planning in the North West

Network Planning
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Planning within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 7 £55,000 -4.34%
Network Planning
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Network Planning 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 North West region with a requirement for Network Planning.

1 13 (100.00%) Network Design
2 11 (84.62%) TACACS
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (84.62%) OpenNMS
2 11 (84.62%) Asterisk PBX
2 11 (84.62%) Broadband
2 11 (84.62%) VoIP
2 11 (84.62%) WAN
2 11 (84.62%) Ethernet
2 11 (84.62%) DNS
2 11 (84.62%) IPv6
2 11 (84.62%) CCNP
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) Internet
2 11 (84.62%) Nagios
2 11 (84.62%) PCI DSS
2 11 (84.62%) Network Management
3 9 (69.23%) Juniper
3 9 (69.23%) Ericsson
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) ZyXEL
4 7 (53.85%) SCCM
4 7 (53.85%) Huawei
4 7 (53.85%) Brocade
4 7 (53.85%) Foundry
4 7 (53.85%) Puppet
4 7 (53.85%) Perl
4 7 (53.85%) PHP

Network Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Asterisk PBX
1 11 (84.62%) Broadband
1 11 (84.62%) DNS
1 11 (84.62%) Ethernet
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
1 11 (84.62%) Internet
1 11 (84.62%) IPv6
1 11 (84.62%) TACACS
1 11 (84.62%) VoIP
1 11 (84.62%) WAN
1 11 (84.62%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (30.77%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) HSRP
3 2 (15.38%) OSPF
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
3 2 (15.38%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Designer
1 11 (84.62%) Network Designer
2 2 (15.38%) Design Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Network Design
2 11 (84.62%) Network Management
3 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Perl
1 7 (53.85%) PHP
1 7 (53.85%) Python
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CCNP
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) Nagios
1 11 (84.62%) OpenNMS
2 7 (53.85%) Puppet
2 7 (53.85%) RANCID
2 7 (53.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) Ericsson
1 9 (69.23%) Juniper
1 9 (69.23%) ZyXEL
2 7 (53.85%) Brocade
2 7 (53.85%) Foundry
2 7 (53.85%) Huawei