The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 40 48 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 52 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.14% 3.92% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.32% 4.03% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 22
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £29,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
977 1017 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.54% 97.32% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 811 920 798
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Network Engineer
Wales

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff 0 21 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Caerphilly -2 7 £39,000 -27.44% 1
Bridgend - 4 £45,000 -
Newport -1 2 £33,000 +20.00%
Network Engineer
Wales

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 86 (98.85%) Cisco
2 76 (87.36%) Firewall
3 74 (85.06%) Cisco Certification
4 66 (75.86%) CCNP
5 43 (49.43%) F5
6 40 (45.98%) SC Cleared
6 40 (45.98%) Security Cleared
7 39 (44.83%) Juniper
8 32 (36.78%) CheckPoint
9 27 (31.03%) LAN
10 26 (29.89%) ITIL
10 26 (29.89%) Cisco ASA
11 25 (28.74%) WAN
12 23 (26.44%) CCNA
13 22 (25.29%) BGP
13 22 (25.29%) Cisco Nexus
14 21 (24.14%) VPN
15 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
16 19 (21.84%) Network Design
17 17 (19.54%) Network Security
18 16 (18.39%) Wireless
18 16 (18.39%) Legal
18 16 (18.39%) HP
19 14 (16.09%) Network Management
19 14 (16.09%) Lync
20 12 (13.79%) SAN
20 12 (13.79%) VMware
21 11 (12.64%) McAfee
21 11 (12.64%) Telecoms
21 11 (12.64%) CCDA

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (16.09%) Lync
2 2 (2.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (87.36%) Firewall
2 27 (31.03%) LAN
3 26 (29.89%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (28.74%) WAN
5 22 (25.29%) BGP
5 22 (25.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (24.14%) VPN
7 17 (19.54%) Network Security
8 16 (18.39%) Wireless
9 12 (13.79%) SAN
10 10 (11.49%) Internet
10 10 (11.49%) EIGRP
10 10 (11.49%) VoIP
10 10 (11.49%) Cisco PIX
10 10 (11.49%) HSRP
11 9 (10.34%) OSPF
12 7 (8.05%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (8.05%) FDDI
12 7 (8.05%) PPP
12 7 (8.05%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (18.39%) Legal
2 11 (12.64%) Telecoms
3 10 (11.49%) Advertising
4 4 (4.60%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Statistics
2 3 (3.45%) CESG
3 2 (2.30%) Clustering
3 2 (2.30%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Windows
1 4 (4.60%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) UNIX
3 2 (2.30%) AIX
3 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) ITIL
2 19 (21.84%) Network Design
3 14 (16.09%) Network Management
4 7 (8.05%) Service Delivery
4 7 (8.05%) Change Management
5 4 (4.60%) Protective Monitoring
5 4 (4.60%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.60%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.30%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.30%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.30%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.15%) Email Migration
7 1 (1.15%) Migration
7 1 (1.15%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.30%) Python
1 2 (2.30%) Perl
1 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
1 2 (2.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (85.06%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (75.86%) CCNP
3 40 (45.98%) SC Cleared
3 40 (45.98%) Security Cleared
4 23 (26.44%) CCNA
5 11 (12.64%) CCDA
6 5 (5.75%) JNCIA
6 5 (5.75%) JNCIE
6 5 (5.75%) CCSA
6 5 (5.75%) CISSP
6 5 (5.75%) CCIP
7 4 (4.60%) CCIE
7 4 (4.60%) SAP Certification
8 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.45%) CCDP
9 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.30%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
2 4 (4.60%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) UAG
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) OpenView
2 7 (8.05%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (8.05%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (2.30%) Nagios
3 2 (2.30%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 86 (98.85%) Cisco
2 43 (49.43%) F5
3 39 (44.83%) Juniper
4 32 (36.78%) CheckPoint
5 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
6 16 (18.39%) HP
7 12 (13.79%) VMware
8 11 (12.64%) McAfee
9 9 (10.34%) Remedy
10 8 (9.20%) SonicWALL
11 7 (8.05%) ProCurve
11 7 (8.05%) 3Com
11 7 (8.05%) Nortel
11 7 (8.05%) Nokia
11 7 (8.05%) Siemens
11 7 (8.05%) Avaya
11 7 (8.05%) BMC
12 6 (6.90%) Aruba
12 6 (6.90%) Blue Coat
12 6 (6.90%) Fortinet
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 to £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Attenda
Salary: £38,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and £2K variable bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 28 days ago