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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 78 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 19 45 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.76% 4.03% 4.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 4.10% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 44
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
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
1056 1098 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.87% 98.30% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 939 946 937
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -29 8 £45,000 -
Newport -6 7 £42,500 -
Network Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 35 (70.00%) Firewall
2 32 (64.00%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (56.00%) LAN
4 26 (52.00%) CCNA
5 23 (46.00%) Cisco
6 22 (44.00%) CheckPoint
7 20 (40.00%) Finance
7 20 (40.00%) VoIP
7 20 (40.00%) F5
8 19 (38.00%) Extreme Networks
8 19 (38.00%) Avaya
8 19 (38.00%) Network Design
9 18 (36.00%) CCNP
9 18 (36.00%) Linux
10 17 (34.00%) VMware
11 16 (32.00%) Vyatta
12 14 (28.00%) Brocade
12 14 (28.00%) WAN
13 13 (26.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 12 (24.00%) VyOS
15 11 (22.00%) Juniper
16 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (20.00%) SolarWinds
17 9 (18.00%) Advertising
18 8 (16.00%) Windows
18 8 (16.00%) Driving Licence
18 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
18 8 (16.00%) High Availability
19 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
19 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared

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 2 (4.00%) Apache
1 2 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.00%) nginx
2 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.00%) IaaS
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.00%) Bluemix
2 4 (8.00%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (8.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 35 (70.00%) Firewall
2 28 (56.00%) LAN
3 20 (40.00%) VoIP
4 14 (28.00%) WAN
5 13 (26.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (12.00%) WLAN
7 5 (10.00%) Network Security
8 4 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (8.00%) Wireshark
9 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.00%) Internet
9 3 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (6.00%) VLAN
10 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (4.00%) DNS
11 1 (2.00%) OSPF
11 1 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (2.00%) SAN
11 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Advertising
3 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) HTML
1 1 (2.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Driving Licence
2 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.00%) Fintech
4 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Linux
2 12 (24.00%) VyOS
3 8 (16.00%) Windows
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.00%) Unix
6 2 (4.00%) AIX
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Network Design
2 8 (16.00%) High Availability
3 5 (10.00%) ITIL
4 4 (8.00%) Change Control
4 4 (8.00%) DevOps
4 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.00%) People Management
4 4 (8.00%) Resource Management
4 4 (8.00%) Service Management
5 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.00%) Network Management
5 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.00%) Project Management
5 3 (6.00%) Time Management
6 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.00%) Logistics
6 2 (4.00%) Open Source
7 1 (2.00%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (64.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (52.00%) CCNA
3 18 (36.00%) CCNP
4 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.00%) CCSA
6 4 (8.00%) CCSE
7 3 (6.00%) CCENT
7 3 (6.00%) Degree
7 3 (6.00%) JNCIP
7 3 (6.00%) MCSE
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) Docker
2 4 (8.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Ansible
2 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.00%) Puppet
3 2 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Cisco
2 22 (44.00%) CheckPoint
3 20 (40.00%) F5
4 19 (38.00%) Avaya
4 19 (38.00%) Extreme Networks
5 17 (34.00%) VMware
6 16 (32.00%) Vyatta
7 14 (28.00%) Brocade
8 11 (22.00%) Juniper
9 10 (20.00%) SolarWinds
10 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.00%) HP
12 4 (8.00%) AppDynamics
12 4 (8.00%) Splunk
13 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
13 3 (6.00%) Dell
14 2 (4.00%) CA
14 2 (4.00%) Citrix
14 2 (4.00%) Intel Security
14 2 (4.00%) Red Hat