The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 45 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 22 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.63% 2.92% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 3.02% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 4
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +13.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
593 563 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.85% 96.57% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 516 481 351
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Cardiff region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title.

1 47 (97.92%) Cisco
2 45 (93.75%) Firewall
3 41 (85.42%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (70.83%) CCNP
5 31 (64.58%) CheckPoint
6 29 (60.42%) LAN
6 29 (60.42%) WAN
7 25 (52.08%) Juniper
8 22 (45.83%) SLA
8 22 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 20 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (39.58%) BGP
11 18 (37.50%) VPN
11 18 (37.50%) CCNA
12 16 (33.33%) MPLS
13 15 (31.25%) F5
14 13 (27.08%) ITIL
15 12 (25.00%) DHCP
16 10 (20.83%) CCIP
16 10 (20.83%) Advertising
16 10 (20.83%) Network Management
16 10 (20.83%) CCSE
16 10 (20.83%) JNCIS
17 9 (18.75%) HSRP
17 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
17 9 (18.75%) Wireless
17 9 (18.75%) VMware
17 9 (18.75%) DNS
18 8 (16.67%) CCIE
18 8 (16.67%) OSPF

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (93.75%) Firewall
2 29 (60.42%) LAN
2 29 (60.42%) WAN
3 22 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (39.58%) BGP
6 18 (37.50%) VPN
7 16 (33.33%) MPLS
8 12 (25.00%) DHCP
9 9 (18.75%) HSRP
9 9 (18.75%) Wireless
9 9 (18.75%) DNS
10 8 (16.67%) OSPF
10 8 (16.67%) Internet
11 7 (14.58%) Telnet
11 7 (14.58%) PuTTY
11 7 (14.58%) SecureCRT
11 7 (14.58%) SSH
12 5 (10.42%) FTP
13 3 (6.25%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (20.83%) Advertising
2 3 (6.25%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) UNIX
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) Network Management
3 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 7 (14.58%) Network Design
5 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.08%) Change Management
7 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.08%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.08%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.08%) Time Management
7 1 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) AWK
1 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (85.42%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (70.83%) CCNP
3 18 (37.50%) CCNA
4 10 (20.83%) CCIP
4 10 (20.83%) CCSE
4 10 (20.83%) JNCIS
5 8 (16.67%) CCIE
6 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
6 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
6 5 (10.42%) Degree
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.08%) CCDP
9 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.08%) CCENT
9 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (45.83%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 47 (97.92%) Cisco
2 31 (64.58%) CheckPoint
3 25 (52.08%) Juniper
4 15 (31.25%) F5
5 9 (18.75%) VMware
6 7 (14.58%) SolarWinds
7 4 (8.33%) NetApp
8 1 (2.08%) Nokia
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.08%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.08%) Dell
8 1 (2.08%) Citrix
8 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.08%) Google
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