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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Wales / South Wales
Rank 74 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 8 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.96% 4.36% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 4.45% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 46 35
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £40,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
816 1190 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.08% 97.94% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 719 1027 1032
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -11 8 £42,500 -15.00%
Network Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 24 (77.42%) Firewall
2 21 (67.74%) Cisco
3 18 (58.06%) CheckPoint
4 17 (54.84%) F5
5 15 (48.39%) LAN
6 14 (45.16%) Juniper
7 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (32.26%) WAN
8 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
9 9 (29.03%) Linux
9 9 (29.03%) Finance
9 9 (29.03%) Vyatta
10 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
10 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
10 8 (25.81%) VMware
10 8 (25.81%) CCNA
11 7 (22.58%) Avaya
11 7 (22.58%) CCNP
11 7 (22.58%) VoIP
11 7 (22.58%) Internet
11 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
12 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (19.35%) Network Design
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (19.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (19.35%) MPLS
12 6 (19.35%) BGP
12 6 (19.35%) Extreme Networks
13 5 (16.13%) VyOS

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 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (3.23%) JBoss
1 1 (3.23%) nginx
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.13%) IaaS
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Bluemix
2 4 (12.90%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (12.90%) PaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) Firewall
2 15 (48.39%) LAN
3 10 (32.26%) WAN
4 7 (22.58%) Internet
4 7 (22.58%) VoIP
5 6 (19.35%) BGP
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (19.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (19.35%) MPLS
6 5 (16.13%) DNS
7 4 (12.90%) FTP
7 4 (12.90%) IPsec
7 4 (12.90%) IPv4
7 4 (12.90%) IPv6
7 4 (12.90%) OSPF
7 4 (12.90%) VPN
7 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (6.45%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Advertising
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (12.90%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.23%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) VyOS
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
2 6 (19.35%) Network Design
3 4 (12.90%) Change Control
3 4 (12.90%) DDoS Mitigation
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps
3 4 (12.90%) High Availability
3 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) People Management
4 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.45%) Open Source
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
6 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Network Management
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.81%) CCNA
2 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) CCNP
3 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) CCDA
5 1 (3.23%) CCSA
5 1 (3.23%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Docker
3 3 (9.68%) Firmware
4 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Ansible
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Cisco
2 18 (58.06%) CheckPoint
3 17 (54.84%) F5
4 14 (45.16%) Juniper
5 9 (29.03%) Vyatta
6 8 (25.81%) VMware
7 7 (22.58%) Avaya
8 6 (19.35%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (16.13%) Brocade
9 5 (16.13%) SolarWinds
10 4 (12.90%) AppDynamics
10 4 (12.90%) Blue Coat
10 4 (12.90%) Splunk
11 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
12 2 (6.45%) Intel Security
13 1 (3.23%) Citrix
13 1 (3.23%) IBM
13 1 (3.23%) Intel
13 1 (3.23%) Nokia
13 1 (3.23%) Red Hat