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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 75 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 19 52 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.68% 4.43% 4.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 4.58% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 39
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £29,800 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
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
1115 1135 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.59% 96.76% 98.69%
Number of salaries quoted 963 994 905
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -18 13 £41,250 +11.48% 1
Newport -13 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Torfaen - 2 £62,500 -
Bridgend -11 1 £48,000 +53.60%
Network Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 58 (81.69%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (78.87%) Cisco
3 51 (71.83%) Firewall
4 44 (61.97%) LAN
5 40 (56.34%) WAN
6 34 (47.89%) CCNA
7 33 (46.48%) Juniper
8 30 (42.25%) CCNP
9 28 (39.44%) CheckPoint
9 28 (39.44%) F5
10 25 (35.21%) Linux
11 23 (32.39%) SolarWinds
11 23 (32.39%) Extreme Networks
12 19 (26.76%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (25.35%) VMware
14 17 (23.94%) Finance
14 17 (23.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 16 (22.54%) Vyatta
15 16 (22.54%) VyOS
15 16 (22.54%) Driving Licence
15 16 (22.54%) Brocade
15 16 (22.54%) Telecoms
16 15 (21.13%) Internet
16 15 (21.13%) VPN
17 14 (19.72%) CA
17 14 (19.72%) CCSA
17 14 (19.72%) CCSE
18 13 (18.31%) BGP
19 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
19 12 (16.90%) High Availability

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:

Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (71.83%) Firewall
2 44 (61.97%) LAN
3 40 (56.34%) WAN
4 19 (26.76%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (23.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 15 (21.13%) Internet
6 15 (21.13%) VPN
7 13 (18.31%) BGP
8 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
9 10 (14.08%) IPsec
10 9 (12.68%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (11.27%) DNS
11 8 (11.27%) MPLS
11 8 (11.27%) NetScaler
11 8 (11.27%) OSPF
11 8 (11.27%) WLAN
12 7 (9.86%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (9.86%) NX-OS
12 7 (9.86%) VoIP
13 6 (8.45%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 16 (22.54%) Telecoms
3 11 (15.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.41%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Driving Licence
2 11 (15.49%) Data Centre
3 9 (12.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.45%) Client/Server
5 6 (8.45%) PMI
6 1 (1.41%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.21%) Linux
2 16 (22.54%) VyOS
3 6 (8.45%) CatOS
4 2 (2.82%) AIX
4 2 (2.82%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) High Availability
2 10 (14.08%) ITIL
3 9 (12.68%) DDoS Mitigation
4 8 (11.27%) Network Architecture
5 7 (9.86%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (9.86%) Network Design
5 7 (9.86%) Network Management
5 7 (9.86%) Time Management
6 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.04%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.23%) DevOps
8 3 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.82%) Line Management
9 2 (2.82%) Logistics
10 1 (1.41%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.41%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (1.41%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.41%) Requirements Management
10 1 (1.41%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (1.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (81.69%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (47.89%) CCNA
3 30 (42.25%) CCNP
4 14 (19.72%) CCSA
4 14 (19.72%) CCSE
5 10 (14.08%) Degree
6 6 (8.45%) PMI Certification
7 3 (4.23%) AWS Certification
7 3 (4.23%) CCDA
7 3 (4.23%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.82%) CCIE
8 2 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.82%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.82%) MCITP
8 2 (2.82%) MCSA
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.41%) HNC
9 1 (1.41%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.86%) Samba
2 7 (9.86%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.82%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 56 (78.87%) Cisco
2 33 (46.48%) Juniper
3 28 (39.44%) CheckPoint
3 28 (39.44%) F5
4 23 (32.39%) Extreme Networks
4 23 (32.39%) SolarWinds
5 18 (25.35%) VMware
6 16 (22.54%) Brocade
6 16 (22.54%) Vyatta
7 14 (19.72%) CA
8 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.23%) HP
9 3 (4.23%) Radware
9 3 (4.23%) TippingPoint
10 2 (2.82%) Citrix
10 2 (2.82%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.82%) IBM
11 1 (1.41%) Avaya
11 1 (1.41%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.41%) Riverbed