Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Software-Defined Networking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software-Defined Networking over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software-Defined Networking
England > South West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 314 346
Rank change year-on-year +28 +32 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software-Defined Networking 37 29 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.28% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.44% 1.57% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 2
South West median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33% +31.87%
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% -7.14% +6.87%

Software-Defined Networking is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,517 1,850 1,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.13% 18.06% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,173 1,491 1,620
South West median annual salary £44,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.32% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Software-Defined Networking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Software-Defined Networking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Software-Defined Networking in the South West

Software-Defined Networking
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Software-Defined Networking in the South West

Software-Defined Networking
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software-Defined Networking in the South West over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Software-Defined Networking in the South West

Software-Defined Networking
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 Software-Defined Networking within the South West region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Wiltshire +5 32 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Bristol +10 5 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Software-Defined Networking
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Software-Defined Networking 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 South West region with a requirement for Software-Defined Networking.

1 36 (97.30%) Security Cleared
2 32 (86.49%) Cisco
2 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
3 31 (83.78%) Microsoft Project
3 31 (83.78%) PRINCE2
3 31 (83.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (83.78%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (83.78%) ArchiMate
4 24 (64.86%) Firewall
4 24 (64.86%) SC Cleared
5 21 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (56.76%) VMware
5 21 (56.76%) Project Management
5 21 (56.76%) Windows
5 21 (56.76%) Windows Server
6 20 (54.05%) vRealize
6 20 (54.05%) Hybrid Cloud
6 20 (54.05%) Virtual Desktop
6 20 (54.05%) Security Monitoring
6 20 (54.05%) Windows 10
6 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (54.05%) Mobile Device Management
6 20 (54.05%) Unified Communications
6 20 (54.05%) TOGAF Certification
6 20 (54.05%) Linux
6 20 (54.05%) MS Exchange
6 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
6 20 (54.05%) Blackberry
6 20 (54.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 20 (54.05%) PowerShell

Software-Defined Networking
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 20 (54.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 20 (54.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 31 (83.78%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) Firewall
2 20 (54.05%) Intrusion Detection
2 20 (54.05%) Unified Communications
3 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 4 (10.81%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) Skype
4 1 (2.70%) VSAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.51%) Military
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Architect
2 17 (45.95%) Lead Architect
2 17 (45.95%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 17 (45.95%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (29.73%) Service Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Design Leader
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Design Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Python Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Blackberry
1 20 (54.05%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) PKI
2 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
1 21 (56.76%) Windows Server
2 20 (54.05%) Linux
2 20 (54.05%) Windows 10
2 20 (54.05%) Windows 7
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) ArchiMate
1 31 (83.78%) PRINCE2
2 21 (56.76%) Project Management
3 20 (54.05%) Data Protection
3 20 (54.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (54.05%) Mobile Device Management
3 20 (54.05%) Security Monitoring
3 20 (54.05%) Technical Architecture
3 20 (54.05%) TOGAF
4 15 (40.54%) MODAF
5 12 (32.43%) ITIL
5 12 (32.43%) Service Management
6 11 (29.73%) Customer Engagement
6 11 (29.73%) ITIL V3
6 11 (29.73%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (29.73%) Service Design
6 11 (29.73%) Target Operating Model
7 5 (13.51%) Information Security
8 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineering
9 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) C
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (97.30%) Security Cleared
2 24 (64.86%) SC Cleared
3 20 (54.05%) TOGAF Certification
4 16 (43.24%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 20 (54.05%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 20 (54.05%) SCCM
1 20 (54.05%) SCOM
1 20 (54.05%) vRealize
2 1 (2.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Cisco
1 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.70%) SAP