Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 173 168
Rank change year-on-year -44 -5 +52
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 19 32 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.33% 0.69% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.75% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 43
Scotland median annual salary £52,375 £55,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.20% +22.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £66,500 £77,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -5.75%

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 5,344 4,267 5,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.19% 92.46% 91.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3,619 2,682 3,440
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram 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 25 April 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
Glasgow -44 12 £52,250 -25.36% 1
Edinburgh -5 7 £40,000 -23.81% 1
North Lanarkshire -12 1 £65,000 +52.94%
Network Design
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (52.63%) CCNP
3 10 (52.63%) BGP
4 9 (47.37%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) MPLS
5 8 (42.11%) VPN
5 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
6 7 (36.84%) CCNA
7 6 (31.58%) Juniper
7 6 (31.58%) WAN
7 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
7 6 (31.58%) JNCIP
8 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
9 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
9 4 (21.05%) CCIE
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL
9 4 (21.05%) LAN
9 4 (21.05%) CCIP
10 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 3 (15.79%) Coaching
10 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (15.79%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
10 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
10 3 (15.79%) Service 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
2 2 (10.53%) Route 53
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) BGP
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) MPLS
3 8 (42.11%) VPN
4 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
4 6 (31.58%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) ADSL
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) DMVPN
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.53%) Internet
6 2 (10.53%) IPsec
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) OSPF
6 2 (10.53%) SMTP
6 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (10.53%) WLAN
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Architect
3 6 (31.58%) IP Design Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) IP Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) IP Network Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Network Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Core Network Design Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Core Network Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Design Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (10.53%) AWS Consultant
7 2 (10.53%) Consultant
7 2 (10.53%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Coaching
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (15.79%) Matrix Management
2 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
2 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Network Management
3 2 (10.53%) Presales
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) CCNP
3 7 (36.84%) CCNA
4 6 (31.58%) JNCIP
5 4 (21.05%) CCIE
5 4 (21.05%) CCIP
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) AWS Certification
7 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
8 1 (5.26%) CCDE
8 1 (5.26%) CCDP
8 1 (5.26%) CCIE Data Center
8 1 (5.26%) CCIE Routing and Switching
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Docker
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
1 2 (10.53%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper
3 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) McAfee
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.26%) VMware