Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 166 193
Rank change year-on-year -19 +27 +52
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 38 50 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.68% 0.96% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.05% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 33
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £53,750 £38,325 £26,800
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,200 £60,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -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 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 5097 4751 5852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.82% 91.40% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3246 2882 3705
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -9 15 £57,500 +27.78%
Edinburgh -27 10 £60,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £65,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £50,000 -
Network Design
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 36 (94.74%) Cisco
2 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (73.68%) Firewall
4 26 (68.42%) CCIE
5 22 (57.89%) WAN
5 22 (57.89%) CheckPoint
6 21 (55.26%) Data Centre
7 20 (52.63%) Network Security
8 18 (47.37%) MPLS
8 18 (47.37%) LAN
9 16 (42.11%) ITIL
10 15 (39.47%) Linux
10 15 (39.47%) CISSP
11 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (34.21%) Scrum
11 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (34.21%) TOGAF
11 13 (34.21%) BGP
11 13 (34.21%) CCNP
11 13 (34.21%) Translating Business Requirements
11 13 (34.21%) Network Segmentation
12 12 (31.58%) Sonatype Nexus
12 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (31.58%) CyberArk
12 12 (31.58%) Varonis
12 12 (31.58%) Ansible
12 12 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (31.58%) Technical Architecture

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 12 (31.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 28 (73.68%) Firewall
2 22 (57.89%) WAN
3 20 (52.63%) Network Security
4 18 (47.37%) LAN
4 18 (47.37%) MPLS
5 13 (34.21%) BGP
6 12 (31.58%) Cisco IPT
6 12 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (31.58%) IP Telephony
6 12 (31.58%) VPN
6 12 (31.58%) Wireless
7 10 (26.32%) OSPF
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (10.53%) WLAN
10 3 (7.89%) BIG-IP
10 3 (7.89%) Internet
11 2 (5.26%) EIGRP
11 2 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
11 2 (5.26%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Architect
1 15 (39.47%) Network Architect
2 14 (36.84%) Network Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (26.32%) Design Engineer
4 10 (26.32%) Senior Design Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Network Design Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Senior Network Design Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) IP Design Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) IP Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Juniper Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior IP Design Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior IP Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Core Network Design Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Core Network Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior IP Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Data Centre
2 12 (31.58%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) Ubuntu
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) CentOS
4 1 (2.63%) Debian
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) ITIL
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Network Segmentation
2 13 (34.21%) Scrum
2 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (34.21%) TOGAF
2 13 (34.21%) Translating Business Requirements
3 12 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
3 12 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (31.58%) Zachman Framework
4 11 (28.95%) Asset Management
5 4 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.89%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security
6 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.89%) Network Management
6 3 (7.89%) SIEM
7 2 (5.26%) Presales
8 1 (2.63%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (68.42%) CCIE
3 15 (39.47%) CISSP
4 13 (34.21%) CCNP
5 5 (13.16%) CCIP
5 5 (13.16%) JNCIE
5 5 (13.16%) JNCIP
6 4 (10.53%) CCDE
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.26%) CCNA
9 1 (2.63%) CCDP
9 1 (2.63%) CCIE Data Center
9 1 (2.63%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (2.63%) Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Ansible
1 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (31.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Cisco
2 22 (57.89%) CheckPoint
3 12 (31.58%) CyberArk
3 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
3 12 (31.58%) Varonis
4 11 (28.95%) Charles River
5 8 (21.05%) F5
6 7 (18.42%) Fortinet
6 7 (18.42%) Juniper
7 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.26%) McAfee
9 1 (2.63%) Avaya
9 1 (2.63%) BT
9 1 (2.63%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto