The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 40 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 53 48 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.81% 4.27% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 4.45% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 19
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1060 1079 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.28% 95.91% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 956 958 779
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

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 29 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -5 23 £41,250 -17.50%
Caerphilly +7 5 £37,500 -18.91%
Bridgend +10 4 £42,750 -22.27%
Torfaen - 2 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
Wales

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 96 (100.00%) Cisco
2 88 (91.67%) Firewall
3 86 (89.58%) Cisco Certification
4 78 (81.25%) CCNP
5 51 (53.13%) Juniper
6 50 (52.08%) CheckPoint
7 46 (47.92%) F5
8 40 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
9 39 (40.63%) LAN
10 36 (37.50%) SC Cleared
10 36 (37.50%) Security Cleared
11 33 (34.38%) WAN
12 30 (31.25%) BGP
13 29 (30.21%) SLA
13 29 (30.21%) CCNA
14 26 (27.08%) VPN
15 23 (23.96%) ITIL
16 22 (22.92%) Network Security
16 22 (22.92%) Cisco Nexus
17 19 (19.79%) HP
18 18 (18.75%) McAfee
18 18 (18.75%) HSRP
19 14 (14.58%) MPLS
19 14 (14.58%) Network Design
20 13 (13.54%) VMware
20 13 (13.54%) DHCP
21 12 (12.50%) EIGRP
21 12 (12.50%) Blue Coat
22 11 (11.46%) Load Balancing
22 11 (11.46%) IPsec

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (4.17%) Apache
2 3 (3.13%) Lync
3 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 88 (91.67%) Firewall
2 40 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 39 (40.63%) LAN
4 33 (34.38%) WAN
5 30 (31.25%) BGP
6 26 (27.08%) VPN
7 22 (22.92%) Network Security
7 22 (22.92%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (18.75%) HSRP
9 14 (14.58%) MPLS
10 13 (13.54%) DHCP
11 12 (12.50%) EIGRP
12 11 (11.46%) IPsec
12 11 (11.46%) Cisco PIX
13 10 (10.42%) Wireless
14 9 (9.38%) OSPF
14 9 (9.38%) FWSM
15 8 (8.33%) SAN
15 8 (8.33%) DNS
15 8 (8.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (11.46%) Legal
2 10 (10.42%) Advertising
3 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.13%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.08%) Clustering
2 1 (1.04%) e-Health
2 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) UNIX
2 7 (7.29%) Windows
2 7 (7.29%) Linux
3 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.08%) AIX
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) ITIL
2 14 (14.58%) Network Design
3 11 (11.46%) Load Balancing
4 10 (10.42%) Network Management
5 8 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 8 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.29%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.17%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.08%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.08%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.04%) Change Management
9 1 (1.04%) Migration
9 1 (1.04%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.04%) Email Migration
9 1 (1.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.08%) Perl
1 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
1 2 (2.08%) SQL
1 2 (2.08%) Python
1 2 (2.08%) AWK
1 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 86 (89.58%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (81.25%) CCNP
3 36 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 36 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 29 (30.21%) CCNA
5 11 (11.46%) CCDA
6 10 (10.42%) CCIP
6 10 (10.42%) CCSE
6 10 (10.42%) JNCIS
7 9 (9.38%) JNCIE
7 9 (9.38%) Degree
7 9 (9.38%) JNCIA
7 9 (9.38%) CISSP
7 9 (9.38%) CCSA
8 8 (8.33%) CCIE
9 6 (6.25%) CCSP
10 5 (5.21%) SAP Certification
11 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.08%) CCENT
12 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (30.21%) SLA
2 5 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.08%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.04%) vSphere
4 1 (1.04%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.08%) Nagios
3 1 (1.04%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (53.13%) Juniper
3 50 (52.08%) CheckPoint
4 46 (47.92%) F5
5 19 (19.79%) HP
6 18 (18.75%) McAfee
7 13 (13.54%) VMware
8 12 (12.50%) Blue Coat
9 10 (10.42%) ProCurve
9 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.29%) SolarWinds
11 5 (5.21%) SAP
12 4 (4.17%) NetApp
12 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.08%) Aruba
13 2 (2.08%) Fortinet
13 2 (2.08%) Nokia
13 2 (2.08%) Dell
13 2 (2.08%) IBM
13 2 (2.08%) Oracle
South Wales
Centric Resource
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago