Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 278 285 316
Rank change year-on-year +7 +31 -45
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 38 60 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.55% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.62% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32 51 68
South West median annual salary £40,000 £54,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.61% +43.42% -30.91%
England 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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9149 9655 10558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.57% 88.86% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7532 8042 8867
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Network Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in the South West

Network Design
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Network Design in the South West

Network Design
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Design in the South West

Network Design
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Bristol -33 13 £50,000 -8.26% 3
Somerset +2 11 £34,712 -26.30%
Wiltshire 0 6 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Dorset +7 3 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Gloucestershire +2 2 £43,750 -20.45%
Cornwall - 2 £32,000 -
Devon - 1 £62,500 -
Network Design
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South West region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) Wireless
3 12 (31.58%) Firewall
3 12 (31.58%) IPv4
3 12 (31.58%) IPv6
3 12 (31.58%) Unix
3 12 (31.58%) Network Planning
4 11 (28.95%) NGN
4 11 (28.95%) DV Cleared
4 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
4 11 (28.95%) Mobile Computing
5 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 10 (26.32%) Cisco
6 9 (23.68%) Information Assurance
7 8 (21.05%) Network Security
8 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.79%) 802.11
8 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (15.79%) LAN
8 6 (15.79%) C
8 6 (15.79%) 802.1X
9 5 (13.16%) Prototyping
9 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (13.16%) Rapid Prototyping
9 5 (13.16%) vSphere
9 5 (13.16%) SaaS
9 5 (13.16%) Security Architecture
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.16%) VPN

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (2.63%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) Wireless
2 12 (31.58%) Firewall
2 12 (31.58%) IPv4
2 12 (31.58%) IPv6
3 11 (28.95%) NGN
4 8 (21.05%) Network Security
5 6 (15.79%) 802.11
5 6 (15.79%) LAN
6 5 (13.16%) VPN
7 4 (10.53%) WAN
8 3 (7.89%) BGP
8 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.89%) OSPF
8 3 (7.89%) VoIP
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.26%) FabricPath
9 2 (5.26%) MPLS
9 2 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
9 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
1 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.63%) CodeSonar
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) git-flow
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.63%) Robot Framework
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Network Support
3 5 (13.16%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Data Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) Django
2 1 (2.63%) Java EE
2 1 (2.63%) LAMP
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) OpenDaylight
2 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.63%) REST
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
2 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.63%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Mobile Computing
2 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) Unix
3 4 (10.53%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Network Planning
2 9 (23.68%) Information Assurance
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (13.16%) Project Management
4 5 (13.16%) Prototyping
4 5 (13.16%) Rapid Prototyping
4 5 (13.16%) Security Architecture
5 4 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.89%) Network Management
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.26%) Network Performance Management
7 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) C++
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
2 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) DV Cleared
1 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.53%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) CCNP
4 4 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.63%) CCIE
6 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (10.53%) RMADS
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) vSphere
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Cisco
2 5 (13.16%) Citrix
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) HP
4 3 (7.89%) Juniper
5 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.26%) Dell
5 2 (5.26%) F5
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) IronPort
5 2 (5.26%) Meraki
5 2 (5.26%) NETGEAR
5 2 (5.26%) Siemens
5 2 (5.26%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.63%) BroadSoft
6 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.63%) Ubiquiti