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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 47 43 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 45 49 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.16% 4.24% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 4.40% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 43 45 22
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £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
1048 1114 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.86% 96.37% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 927 989 794
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -7 19 £44,250 -11.50% 1
Bridgend +13 5 £43,000 -21.81%
Caerphilly +11 4 £36,250 -14.70%
Torfaen - 2 £40,000 -
Newport +11 1 £37,500 +36.36%
Network Engineer
Wales

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 94 (98.95%) Cisco
2 87 (91.58%) Firewall
3 85 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
4 78 (82.11%) CCNP
5 52 (54.74%) Juniper
6 50 (52.63%) CheckPoint
7 47 (49.47%) F5
8 41 (43.16%) LAN
9 38 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
10 36 (37.89%) SC Cleared
10 36 (37.89%) Security Cleared
11 35 (36.84%) WAN
12 29 (30.53%) SLA
12 29 (30.53%) BGP
13 28 (29.47%) CCNA
14 27 (28.42%) VPN
15 23 (24.21%) ITIL
16 22 (23.16%) Cisco Nexus
17 20 (21.05%) Network Security
18 18 (18.95%) McAfee
19 17 (17.89%) HSRP
20 16 (16.84%) Network Design
20 16 (16.84%) HP
21 15 (15.79%) MPLS
22 13 (13.68%) VMware
22 13 (13.68%) DHCP
23 12 (12.63%) EIGRP
23 12 (12.63%) Blue Coat
23 12 (12.63%) Load Balancing
24 11 (11.58%) Cisco PIX

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 3 (3.16%) Apache
2 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.11%) Lync
3 1 (1.05%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Office
2 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (91.58%) Firewall
2 41 (43.16%) LAN
3 38 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 35 (36.84%) WAN
5 29 (30.53%) BGP
6 27 (28.42%) VPN
7 22 (23.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (21.05%) Network Security
9 17 (17.89%) HSRP
10 15 (15.79%) MPLS
11 13 (13.68%) DHCP
12 12 (12.63%) EIGRP
13 11 (11.58%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (11.58%) IPsec
14 10 (10.53%) Wireless
15 9 (9.47%) FWSM
15 9 (9.47%) DNS
15 9 (9.47%) OSPF
16 8 (8.42%) VRRP
17 7 (7.37%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) MySQL
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (11.58%) Legal
2 10 (10.53%) Advertising
3 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.16%) Welsh Language
5 2 (2.11%) Finance
6 1 (1.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.05%) Clustering
1 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.42%) UNIX
2 6 (6.32%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) Linux
3 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.21%) ITIL
2 16 (16.84%) Network Design
3 12 (12.63%) Load Balancing
4 10 (10.53%) Network Management
5 8 (8.42%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.42%) Capacity Management
6 7 (7.37%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.21%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (2.11%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.11%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.05%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (1.05%) Change Control
10 1 (1.05%) Analytics
10 1 (1.05%) Change Management
10 1 (1.05%) Migration
10 1 (1.05%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.05%) Time Management
10 1 (1.05%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.11%) AWK
1 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.05%) C
2 1 (1.05%) Perl
2 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.05%) SQL
2 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 85 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (82.11%) CCNP
3 36 (37.89%) SC Cleared
3 36 (37.89%) Security Cleared
4 28 (29.47%) CCNA
5 10 (10.53%) CCSE
5 10 (10.53%) JNCIS
5 10 (10.53%) CCDA
5 10 (10.53%) CCIP
6 9 (9.47%) Degree
7 8 (8.42%) CCSA
7 8 (8.42%) JNCIE
7 8 (8.42%) JNCIA
7 8 (8.42%) CCIE
7 8 (8.42%) CISSP
8 6 (6.32%) CCSP
9 5 (5.26%) SAP Certification
10 3 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (30.53%) SLA
2 5 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.21%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.11%) ProxySG
2 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.05%) Nagios
Vendors
1 94 (98.95%) Cisco
2 52 (54.74%) Juniper
3 50 (52.63%) CheckPoint
4 47 (49.47%) F5
5 18 (18.95%) McAfee
6 16 (16.84%) HP
7 13 (13.68%) VMware
8 12 (12.63%) Blue Coat
9 10 (10.53%) ProCurve
10 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
11 7 (7.37%) SolarWinds
12 5 (5.26%) SAP
13 4 (4.21%) NetApp
14 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
15 2 (2.11%) Fortinet
15 2 (2.11%) Nokia
15 2 (2.11%) Aruba
16 1 (1.05%) Meraki
16 1 (1.05%) Riverbed
16 1 (1.05%) Citrix
South Wales
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago