The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 59 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.78% 1.46% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.50% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 27
Median salary £41,250 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.62% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £31,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
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
717 799 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.35% 97.44% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 633 661 593
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,928
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

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 30 July 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (82.14%) Cisco
2 21 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (71.43%) Firewall
4 17 (60.71%) LAN
4 17 (60.71%) WAN
5 14 (50.00%) CCNA
6 13 (46.43%) Juniper
7 11 (39.29%) CCNP
8 10 (35.71%) Linux
8 10 (35.71%) F5
9 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
9 9 (32.14%) VMware
10 8 (28.57%) Internet
10 8 (28.57%) SolarWinds
11 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (21.43%) OSPF
12 6 (21.43%) BGP
12 6 (21.43%) ITIL
12 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
12 6 (21.43%) HP
12 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 6 (21.43%) VPN
12 6 (21.43%) SLA
13 5 (17.86%) DNS
13 5 (17.86%) VoIP
13 5 (17.86%) WLAN
13 5 (17.86%) CCSA
13 5 (17.86%) CA
13 5 (17.86%) CCSE
13 5 (17.86%) Brocade

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) Firewall
2 17 (60.71%) LAN
2 17 (60.71%) WAN
3 8 (28.57%) Internet
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (21.43%) BGP
5 6 (21.43%) OSPF
5 6 (21.43%) VPN
6 5 (17.86%) DNS
6 5 (17.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (17.86%) VoIP
6 5 (17.86%) WLAN
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (14.29%) FTP
7 4 (14.29%) IPsec
7 4 (14.29%) MPLS
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
8 3 (10.71%) IPv4
8 3 (10.71%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Driving Licence
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) VyOS
3 4 (14.29%) AIX
3 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) CatOS
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
2 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.29%) Logistics
2 4 (14.29%) Network Design
3 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Network Management
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) CCNA
3 11 (39.29%) CCNP
4 5 (17.86%) CCSA
4 5 (17.86%) CCSE
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
7 1 (3.57%) CCDA
7 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.57%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.57%) MCITP
7 1 (3.57%) MCSA
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 4 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) Juniper
3 10 (35.71%) F5
4 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
4 9 (32.14%) VMware
5 8 (28.57%) SolarWinds
6 6 (21.43%) HP
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) Brocade
7 5 (17.86%) CA
7 5 (17.86%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (17.86%) Vyatta
8 3 (10.71%) Citrix
9 2 (7.14%) Avaya
9 2 (7.14%) Dell
10 1 (3.57%) Red Hat