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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 52 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 20 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.91% 3.54% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 3.80% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 7
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
666 368 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.80% 92.93% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 589 309 431
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +9.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 4 March 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 39 (88.64%) Cisco
2 32 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (70.45%) Firewall
4 30 (68.18%) CCNP
5 26 (59.09%) CheckPoint
6 23 (52.27%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (50.00%) CCNA
7 22 (50.00%) Juniper
8 17 (38.64%) WAN
9 15 (34.09%) Network Security
10 14 (31.82%) F5
11 12 (27.27%) VPN
12 11 (25.00%) Blue Coat
12 11 (25.00%) SonicWALL
13 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
13 10 (22.73%) WatchGuard
13 10 (22.73%) MPLS
13 10 (22.73%) Project Management
13 10 (22.73%) LAN
14 9 (20.45%) VRRP
14 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
14 9 (20.45%) HSRP
15 8 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
15 8 (18.18%) VoIP
15 8 (18.18%) SLA
15 8 (18.18%) Nokia
15 8 (18.18%) HP
16 7 (15.91%) Dell
16 7 (15.91%) Microsoft

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (70.45%) Firewall
2 23 (52.27%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (38.64%) WAN
4 15 (34.09%) Network Security
5 12 (27.27%) VPN
6 10 (22.73%) MPLS
6 10 (22.73%) LAN
7 9 (20.45%) VRRP
7 9 (20.45%) HSRP
8 8 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (18.18%) VoIP
9 7 (15.91%) VLAN
10 6 (13.64%) DNS
10 6 (13.64%) Wireless
10 6 (13.64%) Internet
11 5 (11.36%) OSPF
11 5 (11.36%) BGP
12 4 (9.09%) VPLS
12 4 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
13 3 (6.82%) DHCP
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Back Office
3 3 (6.82%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.27%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Project Management
2 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.36%) Network Management
5 4 (9.09%) Network Design
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.82%) Line Management
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Cyber Security
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Time Management
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 32 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (68.18%) CCNP
3 22 (50.00%) CCNA
4 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
6 5 (11.36%) JNCIS
7 4 (9.09%) VCP4
7 4 (9.09%) CCSE
7 4 (9.09%) CCSA
8 3 (6.82%) MCSE
8 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (4.55%) Degree
10 1 (2.27%) CCIE
10 1 (2.27%) CCENT
10 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) ProxySG
1 3 (6.82%) ISA Server
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) OpenView
1 1 (2.27%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Cisco
2 26 (59.09%) CheckPoint
3 22 (50.00%) Juniper
4 14 (31.82%) F5
5 11 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 11 (25.00%) SonicWALL
6 10 (22.73%) WatchGuard
7 8 (18.18%) Nokia
7 8 (18.18%) HP
8 7 (15.91%) Dell
8 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.64%) Citrix
9 6 (13.64%) VMware
10 3 (6.82%) Mitel
10 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.55%) Google
12 1 (2.27%) CA
12 1 (2.27%) Remedy
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