Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 86 127
Rank change year-on-year -52 +41 -30
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 17 116 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.71% 3.32% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 3.79% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 59 87
Reading median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +27.78% -14.29%
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% -4.76%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2028 3063 3974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.92% 87.71% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1631 2241 3100
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Design in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) MPLS
3 13 (76.47%) VPN
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (64.71%) CCIE
5 11 (64.71%) OSPF
6 10 (58.82%) CCNP
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (52.94%) BGP
7 9 (52.94%) Firewall
8 8 (47.06%) Palo Alto
9 6 (35.29%) Network Security
9 6 (35.29%) Juniper
10 5 (29.41%) CCDA
10 5 (29.41%) CCDP
10 5 (29.41%) RIP
10 5 (29.41%) Wireless
10 5 (29.41%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (29.41%) FortiGate
11 4 (23.53%) F5
11 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (23.53%) Presales
11 4 (23.53%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (23.53%) IPsec
11 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
11 4 (23.53%) Marketing
11 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
11 4 (23.53%) WAN
11 4 (23.53%) CCNA
12 3 (17.65%) Avaya

Network Design
Co-occurring 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 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) MPLS
2 13 (76.47%) VPN
3 11 (64.71%) OSPF
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (52.94%) BGP
5 9 (52.94%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) Network Security
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (29.41%) RIP
7 5 (29.41%) Wireless
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (23.53%) IPsec
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) WAN
9 3 (17.65%) LAN
9 3 (17.65%) Multicast
9 3 (17.65%) SSL
10 2 (11.76%) IPv6
10 2 (11.76%) WLAN
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Brand Awareness
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Network Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Network Design Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Network Technical Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Design Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) IP Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Presales
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (64.71%) CCIE
3 10 (58.82%) CCNP
4 5 (29.41%) CCDA
4 5 (29.41%) CCDP
5 4 (23.53%) CCNA
6 3 (17.65%) JNCIE
6 3 (17.65%) JNCIP
7 2 (11.76%) CCDE
7 2 (11.76%) CCIE Service Provider
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
8 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Palo Alto
3 6 (35.29%) Juniper
4 4 (23.53%) F5
5 3 (17.65%) Avaya
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) Huawei
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft