Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 196 144
Rank change year-on-year -23 -52 +33
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 9 35 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.63% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.68% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 21
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +26.32% +5.56%
10th Percentile £49,550 £40,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £62,550 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +7.84%

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 4,765 5,113 4,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.38% 92.51% 92.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,094 3,373 2,695
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £69,375 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 22 January 2019. 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 +6 7 £56,250 +40.63% 5
Glasgow -7 2 £55,000 +4.76%
Network Design
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 6 (66.67%) Information Security
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 3 (33.33%) F5
5 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WLAN
6 2 (22.22%) CCIE
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) BGP

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 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) GoToMeeting
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) Skype
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) WebEx
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) WLAN
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design Architect
3 2 (22.22%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Grafana
2 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) Prometheus
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
2 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (22.22%) Infoblox
5 2 (22.22%) ProCurve
5 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
5 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 2 (22.22%) Splunk
5 2 (22.22%) VMware