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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 30 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 35 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.25% 2.88% 5.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.46% 2.94% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 30
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,900 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £49,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.39% -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
641 578 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.10% 97.80% 98.83%
Number of salaries quoted 543 470 536
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
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 27 April 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 46 (85.19%) Cisco
2 44 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (68.52%) CCNP
4 34 (62.96%) Firewall
5 31 (57.41%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (50.00%) CCNA
7 24 (44.44%) CheckPoint
8 21 (38.89%) Juniper
9 16 (29.63%) Network Security
9 16 (29.63%) HSRP
9 16 (29.63%) VRRP
9 16 (29.63%) HP
10 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
11 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
11 14 (25.93%) WatchGuard
11 14 (25.93%) VLAN
11 14 (25.93%) Project Management
12 13 (24.07%) Blue Coat
12 13 (24.07%) SonicWALL
12 13 (24.07%) F5
13 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
14 11 (20.37%) Wireless
15 10 (18.52%) BGP
15 10 (18.52%) OSPF
15 10 (18.52%) Nokia
15 10 (18.52%) Dell
15 10 (18.52%) Windows
16 9 (16.67%) WAN
16 9 (16.67%) Citrix
17 8 (14.81%) EIGRP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
1 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (7.41%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Office
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (62.96%) Firewall
2 31 (57.41%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (29.63%) VRRP
3 16 (29.63%) Network Security
3 16 (29.63%) HSRP
4 14 (25.93%) VLAN
5 11 (20.37%) Wireless
6 10 (18.52%) OSPF
6 10 (18.52%) BGP
7 9 (16.67%) WAN
8 8 (14.81%) EIGRP
8 8 (14.81%) VoIP
9 7 (12.96%) MPLS
9 7 (12.96%) VPN
9 7 (12.96%) RIP
10 4 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (5.56%) Wireshark
11 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
11 3 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
General
1 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Back Office
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
4 3 (5.56%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.85%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (9.26%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) Linux
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.70%) Android
6 1 (1.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Project Management
2 5 (9.26%) ITIL
3 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.56%) Line Management
4 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.70%) Network Design
5 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.70%) Network Management
5 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security
5 2 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 44 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (68.52%) CCNP
3 27 (50.00%) CCNA
4 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
6 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (9.26%) MCSE
7 5 (9.26%) JNCIS
8 4 (7.41%) CCSA
8 4 (7.41%) CCSE
9 3 (5.56%) MCSA
10 1 (1.85%) CCIE
10 1 (1.85%) Degree
10 1 (1.85%) CCENT
10 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) ISA Server
2 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.56%) ProxySG
3 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.85%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.85%) OpenView
2 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 46 (85.19%) Cisco
2 24 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 21 (38.89%) Juniper
4 16 (29.63%) HP
5 14 (25.93%) WatchGuard
6 13 (24.07%) SonicWALL
6 13 (24.07%) Blue Coat
6 13 (24.07%) F5
7 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 10 (18.52%) Dell
8 10 (18.52%) Nokia
9 9 (16.67%) Citrix
10 7 (12.96%) VMware
11 5 (9.26%) ProCurve
12 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
12 3 (5.56%) Mitel
12 3 (5.56%) Avaya
13 1 (1.85%) CA
13 1 (1.85%) Remedy
13 1 (1.85%) Verint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 6 days ago