The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 78 64 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 19 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.56% 1.45% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.54% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 7
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Senior 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
1177 778 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.55% 93.96% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 652 812
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the South Wales region.

Senior Network Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Senior Network Engineer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Newport - 9 £40,000 -
Torfaen - 7 £59,000 -
Cardiff -26 3 £36,000 -28.00%
Senior Network Engineer
Wales

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (78.13%) Firewall
4 24 (75.00%) CCNP
5 21 (65.63%) LAN
5 21 (65.63%) WAN
6 20 (62.50%) CheckPoint
7 19 (59.38%) CCNA
8 15 (46.88%) SLA
8 15 (46.88%) Network Management
8 15 (46.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (40.63%) ITIL
9 13 (40.63%) Wireless
9 13 (40.63%) Service Delivery
10 9 (28.13%) MPLS
10 9 (28.13%) BGP
10 9 (28.13%) VPN
11 8 (25.00%) IPv4
11 8 (25.00%) IPv6
11 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (21.88%) Linux
13 6 (18.75%) CCIE
14 5 (15.63%) DNS
14 5 (15.63%) IBM
14 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
14 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
14 5 (15.63%) SAN
14 5 (15.63%) Advertising
14 5 (15.63%) Marketing
14 5 (15.63%) VPLS

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) Firewall
2 21 (65.63%) LAN
2 21 (65.63%) WAN
3 15 (46.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (40.63%) Wireless
5 9 (28.13%) MPLS
5 9 (28.13%) BGP
5 9 (28.13%) VPN
6 8 (25.00%) IPv4
6 8 (25.00%) IPv6
6 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (15.63%) VPLS
7 5 (15.63%) IPsec
7 5 (15.63%) SAN
7 5 (15.63%) DNS
8 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 4 (12.50%) Internet
8 4 (12.50%) DHCP
8 4 (12.50%) OSPF
8 4 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
1 5 (15.63%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 5 (15.63%) Advertising
1 5 (15.63%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Network Management
2 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 13 (40.63%) Service Delivery
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
3 5 (15.63%) Mobile Marketing
3 5 (15.63%) Low Latency
3 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (15.63%) Network Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) AWK
1 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (75.00%) CCNP
3 19 (59.38%) CCNA
4 6 (18.75%) CCIE
5 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) VCP4
6 2 (6.25%) MCSE
6 2 (6.25%) CCSP
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.25%) Degree
6 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
1 2 (6.25%) ISA Server
1 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (15.63%) IBM
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) Juniper
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.25%) Brocade
5 2 (6.25%) WatchGuard
5 2 (6.25%) ProCurve
5 2 (6.25%) F5
5 2 (6.25%) Nokia
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) McAfee
5 2 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) Dell
5 2 (6.25%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix