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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 47 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 18 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.00% 2.25% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 2.32% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 5
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
586 560 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.50% 96.72% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 509 483 369
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 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 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 44 (95.65%) Cisco
2 43 (93.48%) Firewall
3 39 (84.78%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (71.74%) CCNP
5 29 (63.04%) CheckPoint
6 28 (60.87%) LAN
6 28 (60.87%) WAN
7 22 (47.83%) SLA
8 21 (45.65%) Juniper
9 18 (39.13%) CCNA
9 18 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (36.96%) VPN
11 15 (32.61%) MPLS
11 15 (32.61%) F5
12 14 (30.43%) BGP
13 13 (28.26%) ITIL
14 11 (23.91%) DHCP
15 10 (21.74%) DNS
15 10 (21.74%) Internet
15 10 (21.74%) Network Management
15 10 (21.74%) CCSE
15 10 (21.74%) JNCIS
16 9 (19.57%) VMware
16 9 (19.57%) Wireless
16 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
17 8 (17.39%) Advertising
17 8 (17.39%) OSPF
17 8 (17.39%) CCIE
17 8 (17.39%) CCIP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (2.17%) Apache
1 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (93.48%) Firewall
2 28 (60.87%) LAN
2 28 (60.87%) WAN
3 18 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (36.96%) VPN
5 15 (32.61%) MPLS
6 14 (30.43%) BGP
7 11 (23.91%) DHCP
8 10 (21.74%) DNS
8 10 (21.74%) Internet
9 9 (19.57%) Wireless
10 8 (17.39%) OSPF
11 6 (13.04%) FTP
12 5 (10.87%) Telnet
12 5 (10.87%) SSH
12 5 (10.87%) HSRP
12 5 (10.87%) PuTTY
12 5 (10.87%) SecureCRT
13 3 (6.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (17.39%) Advertising
2 3 (6.52%) Welsh Language
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) UNIX
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Network Management
3 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
4 8 (17.39%) Network Design
5 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Time Management
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.17%) Change Management
7 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) AWK
1 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (84.78%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (71.74%) CCNP
3 18 (39.13%) CCNA
4 10 (21.74%) CCSE
4 10 (21.74%) JNCIS
5 8 (17.39%) CCIE
5 8 (17.39%) CCIP
6 6 (13.04%) Degree
7 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (2.17%) CCDP
10 1 (2.17%) CCENT
10 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (47.83%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 44 (95.65%) Cisco
2 29 (63.04%) CheckPoint
3 21 (45.65%) Juniper
4 15 (32.61%) F5
5 9 (19.57%) VMware
6 5 (10.87%) SolarWinds
7 4 (8.70%) NetApp
8 2 (4.35%) Google
8 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.17%) Citrix
9 1 (2.17%) Nokia
9 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.17%) TOWER Software
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Posted: Yesterday
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