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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 50 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 20 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.07% 1.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 1.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
636 371 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.55% 91.83% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 565 331 372
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £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 23 January 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 31 (81.58%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (73.68%) Firewall
4 26 (68.42%) CCNP
5 23 (60.53%) CheckPoint
6 21 (55.26%) WAN
7 20 (52.63%) CCNA
8 19 (50.00%) Juniper
9 16 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (36.84%) LAN
10 14 (36.84%) VPN
11 12 (31.58%) MPLS
12 11 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (26.32%) F5
14 9 (23.68%) Network Security
15 8 (21.05%) Wireless
15 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
15 8 (21.05%) DNS
15 8 (21.05%) VoIP
15 8 (21.05%) SonicWALL
15 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
16 7 (18.42%) Network Management
16 7 (18.42%) ITIL
16 7 (18.42%) SLA
16 7 (18.42%) Internet
16 7 (18.42%) Blue Coat
17 6 (15.79%) Finance
17 6 (15.79%) VRRP
17 6 (15.79%) HSRP
17 6 (15.79%) JNCIS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (2.63%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (73.68%) Firewall
2 21 (55.26%) WAN
3 16 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (36.84%) LAN
4 14 (36.84%) VPN
5 12 (31.58%) MPLS
6 11 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (23.68%) Network Security
8 8 (21.05%) Wireless
8 8 (21.05%) DNS
8 8 (21.05%) VoIP
9 7 (18.42%) Internet
10 6 (15.79%) VRRP
10 6 (15.79%) HSRP
11 5 (13.16%) BGP
11 5 (13.16%) OSPF
11 5 (13.16%) FTP
11 5 (13.16%) DHCP
12 4 (10.53%) VLAN
12 4 (10.53%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
1 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
2 7 (18.42%) Network Management
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 5 (13.16%) Network Design
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.89%) Line Management
5 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
6 2 (5.26%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.63%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 31 (81.58%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (68.42%) CCNP
3 20 (52.63%) CCNA
4 6 (15.79%) JNCIS
4 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
5 5 (13.16%) CCSE
6 4 (10.53%) CCIE
6 4 (10.53%) CCSA
6 4 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (5.26%) CCENT
8 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.63%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) vSphere
1 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.89%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (2.63%) OpenView
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 23 (60.53%) CheckPoint
3 19 (50.00%) Juniper
4 10 (26.32%) F5
5 8 (21.05%) SonicWALL
6 7 (18.42%) Blue Coat
7 5 (13.16%) HP
8 4 (10.53%) Dell
8 4 (10.53%) Nokia
8 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.53%) VMware
8 4 (10.53%) WatchGuard
9 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
9 3 (7.89%) Mitel
9 3 (7.89%) Citrix
10 2 (5.26%) Google
11 1 (2.63%) Remedy
11 1 (2.63%) TOWER Software
11 1 (2.63%) CA
11 1 (2.63%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £250pm car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 16 days ago