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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 63 79 40
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 33 22 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.10% 1.70% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 1.73% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 50
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £35,250 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
1044 1269 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.12% 98.30% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1110 911
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Newport - 15 £45,000 - 2
Cardiff -1 9 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Network Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 32 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 32 (66.67%) Firewall
2 25 (52.08%) CCNA
3 24 (50.00%) LAN
4 23 (47.92%) Cisco
5 18 (37.50%) CCNP
6 17 (35.42%) CheckPoint
6 17 (35.42%) Linux
7 16 (33.33%) VoIP
7 16 (33.33%) Finance
7 16 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
8 15 (31.25%) Avaya
8 15 (31.25%) Network Design
9 14 (29.17%) WAN
9 14 (29.17%) VMware
10 13 (27.08%) F5
10 13 (27.08%) Vyatta
11 12 (25.00%) Brocade
12 11 (22.92%) SolarWinds
13 10 (20.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 10 (20.83%) Juniper
13 10 (20.83%) VyOS
14 9 (18.75%) Driving Licence
14 9 (18.75%) ITIL
14 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
14 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
15 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
16 7 (14.58%) SLA
16 7 (14.58%) HP
16 7 (14.58%) WLAN

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 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) JBoss
1 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.25%) Bluemix
1 3 (6.25%) IaaS
1 3 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (66.67%) Firewall
2 24 (50.00%) LAN
3 16 (33.33%) VoIP
4 14 (29.17%) WAN
5 10 (20.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (14.58%) WLAN
7 6 (12.50%) Network Security
8 5 (10.42%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (8.33%) Internet
9 4 (8.33%) VLAN
10 3 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (6.25%) Wireshark
11 2 (4.17%) BGP
11 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
11 2 (4.17%) NX-OS
11 2 (4.17%) OSPF
11 2 (4.17%) VPN
12 1 (2.08%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 7 (14.58%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Driving Licence
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) VyOS
3 5 (10.42%) Windows
4 4 (8.33%) AIX
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.25%) Unix
6 1 (2.08%) CatOS
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Network Design
2 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (12.50%) High Availability
4 4 (8.33%) Logistics
4 4 (8.33%) Network Management
4 4 (8.33%) Time Management
5 3 (6.25%) DevOps
5 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.25%) People Management
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
5 3 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 3 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (2.08%) Change Control
6 1 (2.08%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.08%) Office Automation
6 1 (2.08%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (52.08%) CCNA
3 18 (37.50%) CCNP
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (8.33%) CCSA
5 4 (8.33%) CCSE
5 4 (8.33%) JNCIP
5 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.25%) CCENT
6 3 (6.25%) Degree
6 3 (6.25%) MCSE
6 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Docker
2 3 (6.25%) Firmware
3 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 4 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (6.25%) Ansible
2 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco
2 17 (35.42%) CheckPoint
3 16 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
4 15 (31.25%) Avaya
5 14 (29.17%) VMware
6 13 (27.08%) F5
6 13 (27.08%) Vyatta
7 12 (25.00%) Brocade
8 11 (22.92%) SolarWinds
9 10 (20.83%) Juniper
10 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 7 (14.58%) HP
12 3 (6.25%) AppDynamics
12 3 (6.25%) CA
12 3 (6.25%) Citrix
12 3 (6.25%) Dell
12 3 (6.25%) Splunk
13 1 (2.08%) NetApp
13 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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