The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 50 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 21 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.44% 5.05% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 5.11% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 4
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £45,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
598 587 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.87% 98.82% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 488 534 392
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Network Engineer
South Wales

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 April 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (66.67%) LAN
3 16 (66.67%) WAN
4 15 (62.50%) BGP
5 13 (54.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (50.00%) CCNP
7 11 (45.83%) Juniper
7 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
7 11 (45.83%) HSRP
8 10 (41.67%) VPN
8 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (37.50%) CCNA
10 8 (33.33%) MPLS
10 8 (33.33%) ITIL
10 8 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (33.33%) Advertising
11 7 (29.17%) Wireless
11 7 (29.17%) VMware
12 6 (25.00%) TELNET
12 6 (25.00%) SSH
12 6 (25.00%) Network Design
12 6 (25.00%) DHCP
12 6 (25.00%) MS Office
12 6 (25.00%) CCIP
12 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
13 5 (20.83%) SLA
13 5 (20.83%) Network Security
13 5 (20.83%) NetScreen

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) Lync
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) LAN
2 16 (66.67%) WAN
3 15 (62.50%) BGP
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (45.83%) HSRP
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (41.67%) VPN
7 8 (33.33%) MPLS
8 7 (29.17%) Wireless
9 6 (25.00%) SSH
9 6 (25.00%) TELNET
9 6 (25.00%) DHCP
10 5 (20.83%) NetScreen
10 5 (20.83%) Network Security
11 3 (12.50%) SAN
12 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
12 2 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
12 2 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
General
1 8 (33.33%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Network Design
3 4 (16.67%) Network Management
3 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Email Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCNP
3 9 (37.50%) CCNA
4 6 (25.00%) CCIP
5 3 (12.50%) CCIE
6 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (8.33%) CCENT
6 2 (8.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) OpenView
1 2 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Juniper
2 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) CA
6 2 (8.33%) F5
6 2 (8.33%) Remedy
7 1 (4.17%) Symantec
7 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam
7 1 (4.17%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix
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