The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 53 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.98% 0.60% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
Senior 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
593 465 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.42% 93.75% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 517 412 388
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the Cardiff region.

Senior Network Engineer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (94.12%) LAN
2 16 (94.12%) WAN
3 14 (82.35%) Firewall
4 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
6 10 (58.82%) CCNP
7 9 (52.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (41.18%) Wireless
8 7 (41.18%) MPLS
8 7 (41.18%) CCNA
8 7 (41.18%) SLA
8 7 (41.18%) ITIL
8 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
8 7 (41.18%) Network Management
9 6 (35.29%) VPN
9 6 (35.29%) Internet
9 6 (35.29%) CCIE
10 5 (29.41%) OSPF
10 5 (29.41%) BGP
11 4 (23.53%) DNS
11 4 (23.53%) FTP
11 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
12 3 (17.65%) NetApp
12 3 (17.65%) Network Design
12 3 (17.65%) VMware
12 3 (17.65%) F5
12 3 (17.65%) DHCP
12 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
12 3 (17.65%) Advertising

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) LAN
1 16 (94.12%) WAN
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (41.18%) Wireless
4 7 (41.18%) MPLS
5 6 (35.29%) Internet
5 6 (35.29%) VPN
6 5 (29.41%) OSPF
6 5 (29.41%) BGP
7 4 (23.53%) FTP
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
8 3 (17.65%) DHCP
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (11.76%) IPv4
9 2 (11.76%) IPv6
10 1 (5.88%) DWDM
10 1 (5.88%) IPsec
General
1 3 (17.65%) Advertising
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
1 7 (41.18%) Network Management
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CCNP
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
4 6 (35.29%) CCIE
5 3 (17.65%) CCIP
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) F5
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper