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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 50 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 19 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.02% 3.15% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 3.27% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 4
Average salary £44,250 £48,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% +16.07%
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
612 551 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.30% 96.50% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 541 462 312
Average salary £34,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £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 19 September 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 41 (93.18%) Firewall
3 39 (88.64%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (72.73%) CCNP
5 29 (65.91%) CheckPoint
6 26 (59.09%) LAN
6 26 (59.09%) WAN
7 24 (54.55%) Juniper
8 21 (47.73%) SLA
9 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (43.18%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (43.18%) BGP
11 16 (36.36%) VPN
11 16 (36.36%) CCNA
12 15 (34.09%) MPLS
13 14 (31.82%) F5
14 12 (27.27%) ITIL
15 11 (25.00%) DHCP
16 10 (22.73%) CCIP
16 10 (22.73%) Advertising
16 10 (22.73%) CCSE
16 10 (22.73%) JNCIS
17 9 (20.45%) Network Management
17 9 (20.45%) HSRP
18 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
18 8 (18.18%) Wireless
18 8 (18.18%) VMware
18 8 (18.18%) OSPF
18 8 (18.18%) CCIE
19 7 (15.91%) DNS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (2.27%) Apache
1 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (93.18%) Firewall
2 26 (59.09%) LAN
2 26 (59.09%) WAN
3 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (43.18%) BGP
4 19 (43.18%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (36.36%) VPN
6 15 (34.09%) MPLS
7 11 (25.00%) DHCP
8 9 (20.45%) HSRP
9 8 (18.18%) OSPF
9 8 (18.18%) Wireless
10 7 (15.91%) SSH
10 7 (15.91%) Telnet
10 7 (15.91%) PuTTY
10 7 (15.91%) SecureCRT
10 7 (15.91%) DNS
11 6 (13.64%) Internet
12 3 (6.82%) FTP
12 3 (6.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (22.73%) Advertising
2 3 (6.82%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) UNIX
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Network Management
3 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 7 (15.91%) Network Design
5 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.27%) Change Management
7 1 (2.27%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Time Management
7 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) AWK
1 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (88.64%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (72.73%) CCNP
3 16 (36.36%) CCNA
4 10 (22.73%) CCIP
4 10 (22.73%) CCSE
4 10 (22.73%) JNCIS
5 8 (18.18%) CCIE
6 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
6 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
7 4 (9.09%) Degree
8 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (2.27%) CCDP
10 1 (2.27%) CCENT
10 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (47.73%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 29 (65.91%) CheckPoint
3 24 (54.55%) Juniper
4 14 (31.82%) F5
5 8 (18.18%) VMware
6 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds
7 4 (9.09%) NetApp
8 1 (2.27%) Nokia
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.27%) Dell
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix
8 1 (2.27%) Google
8 1 (2.27%) TOWER Software
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