The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 67 81 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 28 18 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.48% 1.45% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 1.48% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 47
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £26,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £50,000 £49,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
Network Engineer
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 South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 1216 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.05% 97.91% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1028 992
Median salary £36,717 £35,369 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.81% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Network Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +12 12 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Newport +11 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Bridgend 0 1 £48,000 +27.15%
Torfaen - 1 - -
Network Engineer
Wales

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Wales region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (71.15%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (69.23%) Firewall
3 31 (59.62%) Cisco
4 30 (57.69%) LAN
5 28 (53.85%) CCNA
6 25 (48.08%) WAN
7 19 (36.54%) CCNP
7 19 (36.54%) CheckPoint
8 17 (32.69%) Juniper
8 17 (32.69%) Linux
8 17 (32.69%) F5
9 16 (30.77%) Extreme Networks
10 15 (28.85%) VMware
11 13 (25.00%) Finance
11 13 (25.00%) SolarWinds
12 12 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 12 (23.08%) Network Design
12 12 (23.08%) Brocade
13 11 (21.15%) Vyatta
13 11 (21.15%) VyOS
13 11 (21.15%) Driving Licence
14 10 (19.23%) VoIP
14 10 (19.23%) Internet
15 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
15 9 (17.31%) ITIL
15 9 (17.31%) Incident Management
16 8 (15.38%) CCSA
16 8 (15.38%) CCSE
16 8 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
17 7 (13.46%) CA

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (1.92%) Apache
1 1 (1.92%) JBoss
1 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (69.23%) Firewall
2 30 (57.69%) LAN
3 25 (48.08%) WAN
4 12 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (19.23%) Internet
5 10 (19.23%) VoIP
6 8 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (13.46%) BGP
7 7 (13.46%) OSPF
7 7 (13.46%) WLAN
8 6 (11.54%) DNS
8 6 (11.54%) VPN
9 5 (9.62%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (7.69%) FTP
10 4 (7.69%) IPsec
10 4 (7.69%) MPLS
10 4 (7.69%) Network Security
10 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
11 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (5.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.46%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Driving Licence
2 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) VyOS
3 4 (7.69%) AIX
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) CatOS
4 2 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Network Design
2 9 (17.31%) Incident Management
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL
3 6 (11.54%) High Availability
4 4 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (7.69%) Logistics
4 4 (7.69%) Network Management
4 4 (7.69%) Time Management
5 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.77%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.85%) Project Management
6 2 (3.85%) Service Management
7 1 (1.92%) Line Management
7 1 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.92%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.92%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (1.92%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (71.15%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (53.85%) CCNA
3 19 (36.54%) CCNP
4 8 (15.38%) CCSA
4 8 (15.38%) CCSE
5 5 (9.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (5.77%) JNCIP
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.85%) CCENT
7 2 (3.85%) Degree
7 2 (3.85%) MCSE
7 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.92%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.92%) CCDA
8 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.92%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.92%) MCITP
8 1 (1.92%) MCSA
8 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) Samba
2 3 (5.77%) Squid
3 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Cisco
2 19 (36.54%) CheckPoint
3 17 (32.69%) F5
3 17 (32.69%) Juniper
4 16 (30.77%) Extreme Networks
5 15 (28.85%) VMware
6 13 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 12 (23.08%) Brocade
8 11 (21.15%) Vyatta
9 7 (13.46%) Avaya
9 7 (13.46%) CA
10 6 (11.54%) HP
10 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.77%) Citrix
12 2 (3.85%) Dell
13 1 (1.92%) IBM
13 1 (1.92%) NetApp
13 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
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