The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 472 500
Rank change year-on-year +51 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 561 540 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.63% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 484 389 458
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £35,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

Network Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79039 86328 97439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63711 72121 79644
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Network Design as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in the UK

Network Design
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Design in the UK

Network Design
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Design in the UK

Network Design
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 541 £55,000 - 45
London +56 195 £62,500 +4.16% 15
South East +32 160 £52,500 -4.54% 14
North West +17 74 £47,500 +15.85% 3
Manchester +24 53 £50,000 -14.89% 1
Oxfordshire +43 38 £52,500 -25.00% 4
Hampshire +39 36 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Midlands +6 35 £55,000 +29.41% 9
Yorkshire +30 33 £55,000 +27.90% 1
Basingstoke - 33 £45,000 - 1
South West +1 30 £43,750 -20.45% 1
City of London +31 26 £75,000 +7.14% 3
Berkshire -10 25 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Surrey +14 22 £42,500 -15.00%
West Sussex +4 21 £55,000 +10.00%
North Yorkshire +22 20 £45,000 +31.38%
Crawley +16 20 £55,000 +144.44%
Banbury - 17 £50,000 - 2
Birmingham +14 16 £43,000 -31.20% 4
Shropshire +19 15 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Telford +11 15 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 15 £67,500 -6.89% 4
Bristol -13 14 £42,500 -32.00%
Scotland +4 13 £57,500 +15.00%
York +22 12 £45,000 +57.89%
West Yorkshire +16 12 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Reading -10 12 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Leeds +6 11 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East Midlands +29 10 £52,500 +43.83% 1
East of England -38 10 £72,500 +38.09% 1

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 with a requirement for Network Design.

1 654 (60.33%) Cisco
2 573 (52.86%) Firewall
3 482 (44.46%) Cisco Certification
4 390 (35.98%) CCNP
5 346 (31.92%) Juniper
6 343 (31.64%) WAN
7 320 (29.52%) BGP
8 305 (28.14%) MPLS
8 305 (28.14%) LAN
9 299 (27.58%) OSPF
10 280 (25.83%) Data Centre
11 252 (23.25%) Network Security
12 240 (22.14%) Linux
13 234 (21.59%) VPN
14 199 (18.36%) CCIE
15 184 (16.97%) CheckPoint
16 178 (16.42%) Windows
17 171 (15.77%) Palo Alto
18 164 (15.13%) CCNA
18 164 (15.13%) TCP/IP
19 163 (15.04%) Cisco ASA
20 160 (14.76%) Cisco Nexus
21 158 (14.58%) Wireless
22 154 (14.21%) DNS
23 152 (14.02%) Telecoms
24 151 (13.93%) Microsoft
25 145 (13.38%) F5
26 136 (12.55%) Finance
27 131 (12.08%) ITIL
28 123 (11.35%) Load Balancing

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 19 (1.75%) Confluence
2 15 (1.38%) MS Exchange
3 9 (0.83%) Apache Spark
4 8 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (0.65%) Apache
5 7 (0.65%) IIS
6 6 (0.55%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.46%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.28%) nginx
10 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.092%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.092%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.092%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (2.58%) MS Visio
3 11 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.092%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.092%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 95 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.41%) IaaS
4 33 (3.04%) Office 365
5 27 (2.49%) PaaS
6 23 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (2.03%) SaaS
8 20 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (1.57%) Amazon ELB
9 17 (1.57%) Amazon S3
9 17 (1.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (0.74%) GitHub
11 5 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.092%) Loggly
12 1 (0.092%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 573 (52.86%) Firewall
2 343 (31.64%) WAN
3 320 (29.52%) BGP
4 305 (28.14%) LAN
4 305 (28.14%) MPLS
5 299 (27.58%) OSPF
6 252 (23.25%) Network Security
7 234 (21.59%) VPN
8 164 (15.13%) TCP/IP
9 163 (15.04%) Cisco ASA
10 160 (14.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 158 (14.58%) Wireless
12 154 (14.21%) DNS
13 96 (8.86%) Cisco IOS
14 95 (8.76%) IPsec
15 93 (8.58%) VLAN
16 89 (8.21%) DHCP
17 82 (7.56%) Multicast
18 72 (6.64%) Junos
19 71 (6.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.92%) Big Data
2 10 (0.92%) MySQL
3 9 (0.83%) Hadoop
3 9 (0.83%) MongoDB
4 8 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.37%) Redis
7 2 (0.18%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.18%) DocumentDB
8 1 (0.092%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.092%) GIS
8 1 (0.092%) HBase
8 1 (0.092%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.092%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.092%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (1.75%) JIRA
2 15 (1.38%) Jenkins
3 8 (0.74%) Subversion
3 8 (0.74%) Travis CI
4 7 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (0.55%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.18%) Maven
7 2 (0.18%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.092%) Grunt
8 1 (0.092%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.092%) Vagrant
General
1 152 (14.02%) Telecoms
2 136 (12.55%) Finance
3 41 (3.78%) Legal
4 35 (3.23%) Banking
5 26 (2.40%) Games
6 18 (1.66%) Law
6 18 (1.66%) Marketing
7 17 (1.57%) Retail
8 11 (1.01%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.74%) Advertising
10 5 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.37%) Automotive
11 4 (0.37%) Back Office
11 4 (0.37%) Front Office
11 4 (0.37%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.28%) Military
13 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.18%) Billing
14 1 (0.092%) Electronics
14 1 (0.092%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 550 (50.74%) Network Engineer
2 158 (14.58%) Cisco Engineer
3 154 (14.21%) Architect
3 154 (14.21%) Senior Network Engineer
4 146 (13.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 96 (8.86%) Design Engineer
6 89 (8.21%) Network Design Engineer
7 88 (8.12%) Network Architect
8 83 (7.66%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 80 (7.38%) IP Network Engineer
10 78 (7.20%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 76 (7.01%) IP Engineer
12 66 (6.09%) Consultant
12 66 (6.09%) Security Engineer
13 64 (5.90%) Juniper Engineer
14 57 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 53 (4.89%) IP Design Engineer
15 53 (4.89%) Network Security Engineer
16 52 (4.80%) Analyst
17 47 (4.34%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.32%) Web Services
2 27 (2.49%) CSS
3 25 (2.31%) 802.1X
4 17 (1.57%) .NET
5 14 (1.29%) HTML
6 12 (1.11%) Middleware
7 9 (0.83%) Node.js
8 8 (0.74%) Kafka
8 8 (0.74%) React
9 6 (0.55%) LAMP
10 5 (0.46%) AngularJS
10 5 (0.46%) JSON
10 5 (0.46%) JSP
10 5 (0.46%) RESTful
10 5 (0.46%) SOAP
10 5 (0.46%) WAP
10 5 (0.46%) WinForms
10 5 (0.46%) XML
10 5 (0.46%) XSD
10 5 (0.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 280 (25.83%) Data Centre
2 110 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.32%) Computer Science
4 30 (2.77%) PKI
5 27 (2.49%) Management Information System
6 21 (1.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 20 (1.85%) Smartphone
8 19 (1.75%) IVR
9 17 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
9 17 (1.57%) Private Cloud
10 12 (1.11%) Public Cloud
11 9 (0.83%) e-Health
12 8 (0.74%) Clustering
12 8 (0.74%) Cybercrime
13 7 (0.65%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (0.65%) IPTV
14 6 (0.55%) User Experience
15 5 (0.46%) CCTV
15 5 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 240 (22.14%) Linux
2 178 (16.42%) Windows
3 113 (10.42%) Unix
4 71 (6.55%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.85%) Android
6 19 (1.75%) Solaris
7 17 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.29%) CentOS
8 14 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.74%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.65%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.55%) Debian
11 6 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.46%) AIX
13 4 (0.37%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.28%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.28%) Fedora
14 3 (0.28%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.18%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (12.08%) ITIL
2 123 (11.35%) Load Balancing
3 101 (9.32%) Cybersecurity
4 92 (8.49%) Penetration Testing
5 89 (8.21%) Project Management
6 81 (7.47%) Network Monitoring
7 78 (7.20%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (6.37%) Network Management
9 65 (6.00%) Change Management
10 62 (5.72%) Information Security
11 60 (5.54%) Network Architecture
12 59 (5.44%) High Availability
13 57 (5.26%) SIEM
14 55 (5.07%) Presales
15 51 (4.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 50 (4.61%) Migration
17 46 (4.24%) Mentoring
18 44 (4.06%) Enterprise Architecture
19 38 (3.51%) Time Management
19 38 (3.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 55 (5.07%) Java
2 51 (4.70%) Python
3 45 (4.15%) SQL
4 38 (3.51%) Perl
5 33 (3.04%) C
6 31 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 30 (2.77%) Shell Script
8 15 (1.38%) PowerShell
9 11 (1.01%) JavaScript
10 9 (0.83%) PHP
10 9 (0.83%) Scala
11 7 (0.65%) VB
12 6 (0.55%) C#
13 5 (0.46%) C++
13 5 (0.46%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.37%) Groovy
14 4 (0.37%) Ruby
15 2 (0.18%) Go
15 2 (0.18%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.092%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 482 (44.46%) Cisco Certification
2 390 (35.98%) CCNP
3 199 (18.36%) CCIE
4 164 (15.13%) CCNA
5 115 (10.61%) Security Cleared
6 106 (9.78%) JNCIP
7 96 (8.86%) Degree
8 71 (6.55%) DV Cleared
9 64 (5.90%) SC Cleared
10 49 (4.52%) JNCIA
11 43 (3.97%) CISSP
12 36 (3.32%) JNCIS
13 34 (3.14%) CCDP
14 31 (2.86%) CISM
15 30 (2.77%) CCSA
15 30 (2.77%) GIAC
16 28 (2.58%) CCSE
17 27 (2.49%) JNCIE
18 25 (2.31%) CCIP
19 23 (2.12%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.17%) SLA
2 22 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 19 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.38%) QA
5 5 (0.46%) Def Stans
5 5 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.18%) COSHH
6 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.092%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.092%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.092%) MISRA
7 1 (0.092%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.092%) PMO
System Software
1 96 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (5.35%) Active Directory
3 40 (3.69%) ProxySG
4 29 (2.68%) KVM
5 28 (2.58%) Xen
6 24 (2.21%) Hyper-V
7 20 (1.85%) vSphere
8 11 (1.01%) Docker
9 5 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.37%) Firmware
11 3 (0.28%) NFS
11 3 (0.28%) Postfix
12 2 (0.18%) iptables
12 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.092%) BIND 9
13 1 (0.092%) HDFS
13 1 (0.092%) Kamailio
13 1 (0.092%) OpenSIPS
13 1 (0.092%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.092%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 44 (4.06%) FortiGate
2 36 (3.32%) SolarWinds Orion
3 21 (1.94%) CSIRT
3 21 (1.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 18 (1.66%) Ansible
4 18 (1.66%) Puppet
5 17 (1.57%) Cacti
5 17 (1.57%) Cisco Prime
6 15 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (1.38%) SCCM
7 14 (1.29%) OpenView
8 12 (1.11%) Nagios
9 10 (0.92%) HAProxy
10 8 (0.74%) Backup Exec
11 7 (0.65%) Nessus
11 7 (0.65%) OpenNMS
11 7 (0.65%) vCenter Server
11 7 (0.65%) vMotion
12 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
13 5 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 654 (60.33%) Cisco
2 346 (31.92%) Juniper
3 184 (16.97%) CheckPoint
4 171 (15.77%) Palo Alto
5 151 (13.93%) Microsoft
6 145 (13.38%) F5
7 121 (11.16%) VMware
8 79 (7.29%) SolarWinds
9 65 (6.00%) HP
10 54 (4.98%) Blue Coat
11 50 (4.61%) Citrix
11 50 (4.61%) Fortinet
12 44 (4.06%) Riverbed
13 31 (2.86%) NetApp
14 23 (2.12%) Oracle
15 22 (2.03%) Google
16 21 (1.94%) Brocade
16 21 (1.94%) Sun
17 19 (1.75%) Meraki
17 19 (1.75%) Red Hat
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + car allowance + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 7k car allowance, excellent benefi
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
The Original Factory Shop tofs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + + Flexible Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 10 days ago
UK
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 - 90000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 - 75000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago