Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 195 177
Rank change year-on-year -21 -18 +19
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 7 35 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.13% 0.63% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.69% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 7
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £49,250 £47,250 £34,350
90th Percentile £59,500 £70,000 £62,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,971 5,100 4,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.00% 92.21% 92.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3,239 3,251 2,901
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Scotland

Network Design
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Network Design in Scotland

Network Design
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 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
Edinburgh 0 5 £52,500 -12.50%
Glasgow -16 2 £55,000 -4.35% 2
Network Design
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
3 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Fintech
5 1 (14.29%) PMO
5 1 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (14.29%) Server Management

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fintech
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
1 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Server Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (14.29%) VMware