The median annual salary for a Designer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Rochdale during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Manchester / Rochdale
Rank 12 12 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 14.29% 8.89% -
As % of the Job Titles category 14.63% 8.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,725 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.59% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Rochdale
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 41 45 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 97.62% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 44
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Rochdale that featured Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Rochdale

Designer
Salary Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Designer in Rochdale.

Salary trend for Designer in Rochdale

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Rochdale region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Broadband
1 11 (100.00%) VoIP
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) TACACS
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 11 (100.00%) Network Design
1 11 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 11 (100.00%) IPv6
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Internet
1 11 (100.00%) Nagios
1 11 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 11 (100.00%) OpenNMS
1 11 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 11 (100.00%) Network Management
2 7 (63.64%) RANCID
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 7 (63.64%) Foundry
2 7 (63.64%) Puppet
2 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (63.64%) Juniper
2 7 (63.64%) Ericsson
2 7 (63.64%) Huawei
2 7 (63.64%) Brocade
2 7 (63.64%) ZyXEL

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 11 (100.00%) Broadband
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Internet
1 11 (100.00%) IPv6
1 11 (100.00%) TACACS
1 11 (100.00%) VoIP
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (36.36%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Network Design
1 11 (100.00%) Network Management
1 11 (100.00%) Network Planning
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Perl
1 7 (63.64%) PHP
1 7 (63.64%) Python
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) Nagios
1 11 (100.00%) OpenNMS
2 7 (63.64%) Puppet
2 7 (63.64%) RANCID
2 7 (63.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Brocade
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) Ericsson
1 7 (63.64%) Foundry
1 7 (63.64%) Huawei
1 7 (63.64%) Juniper
1 7 (63.64%) ZyXEL