The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 83 85 120
Rank change year-on-year +2 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 24 60 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.94% 3.08% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 3.50% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 14
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

Network Design 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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1034 1716 2106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.45% 88.05% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 781 1380 1386
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Reading

Network Design
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Network Design in Reading

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Reading over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Design in Reading

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 58 (69.05%) Cisco
2 50 (59.52%) Firewall
3 46 (54.76%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (54.76%) CCNP
4 36 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 33 (39.29%) CCIE
6 30 (35.71%) VPN
7 29 (34.52%) Marketing
8 28 (33.33%) Wireless
9 27 (32.14%) OSPF
9 27 (32.14%) BGP
10 26 (30.95%) MPLS
11 25 (29.76%) Network Monitoring
12 24 (28.57%) CCIP
13 23 (27.38%) Network Architecture
14 22 (26.19%) CCNA
14 22 (26.19%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (25.00%) Network Planning
15 21 (25.00%) CCSP
15 21 (25.00%) CheckPoint
15 21 (25.00%) Data Centre
16 20 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
17 18 (21.43%) Product Management
18 16 (19.05%) Network Security
18 16 (19.05%) Juniper
19 15 (17.86%) SaaS
19 15 (17.86%) Presales
20 14 (16.67%) Service Management
20 14 (16.67%) Ethernet
20 14 (16.67%) LAN

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (13.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.90%) MS Office
2 10 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.86%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) IaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (59.52%) Firewall
2 30 (35.71%) VPN
3 28 (33.33%) Wireless
4 27 (32.14%) BGP
4 27 (32.14%) OSPF
5 26 (30.95%) MPLS
6 22 (26.19%) Cisco IOS
7 20 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (19.05%) Network Security
9 14 (16.67%) Ethernet
9 14 (16.67%) LAN
10 12 (14.29%) RIP
11 11 (13.10%) IPv6
11 11 (13.10%) Multicast
12 10 (11.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 10 (11.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 9 (10.71%) SAN
14 8 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
15 7 (8.33%) DOCSIS
15 7 (8.33%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.19%) MariaDB
1 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.19%) MySQL
1 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
General
1 36 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 29 (34.52%) Marketing
3 13 (15.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 19 (22.62%) Lead Network Engineer
3 18 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) IP Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) NOC Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Project Engineer
8 9 (10.71%) Cisco Support
8 9 (10.71%) Monitoring Engineer
8 9 (10.71%) Network Design Engineer
8 9 (10.71%) Network Support
8 9 (10.71%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.19%) CSS
1 1 (1.19%) Django
1 1 (1.19%) Hibernate
1 1 (1.19%) HTML
1 1 (1.19%) HTML5
1 1 (1.19%) J2EE
1 1 (1.19%) jQuery
1 1 (1.19%) JSF
1 1 (1.19%) JSON
1 1 (1.19%) JSP
1 1 (1.19%) MyBatis
1 1 (1.19%) Spring
1 1 (1.19%) Struts
1 1 (1.19%) XML
1 1 (1.19%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.38%) Social Network
3 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Linux
2 10 (11.90%) Unix
2 10 (11.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.19%) Android
3 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Network Monitoring
2 23 (27.38%) Network Architecture
3 21 (25.00%) Network Planning
4 18 (21.43%) Product Management
5 15 (17.86%) Presales
6 14 (16.67%) Service Management
7 13 (15.48%) Network Management
8 12 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 11 (13.10%) Migration
10 10 (11.90%) Change Control
10 10 (11.90%) Validation
11 9 (10.71%) ITIL
12 4 (4.76%) Analytics
12 4 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (4.76%) Global Marketing
12 4 (4.76%) High Availability
12 4 (4.76%) Load Balancing
12 4 (4.76%) Project Management
12 4 (4.76%) SIEM
12 4 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.19%) Java
1 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.19%) Python
1 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (54.76%) CCNP
1 46 (54.76%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (39.29%) CCIE
3 24 (28.57%) CCIP
4 22 (26.19%) CCNA
5 21 (25.00%) CCSP
6 10 (11.90%) JNCIA
7 9 (10.71%) CCSA
8 5 (5.95%) CISA
8 5 (5.95%) CISM
8 5 (5.95%) CISSP
9 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.19%) SCCM
2 1 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (69.05%) Cisco
2 21 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (19.05%) Juniper
4 11 (13.10%) Huawei
5 10 (11.90%) F5
6 9 (10.71%) Citrix
6 9 (10.71%) Palo Alto
7 4 (4.76%) Forcepoint
7 4 (4.76%) Stonesoft
8 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle