The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 71 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 36 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.58% 3.87% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 4.02% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 49 51
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £37,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £47,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1349 1293 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.84% 96.28% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1102 1105 1111
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Wales

Network Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
South Wales -6 36 £37,000 -7.50% 4
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 73 (85.88%) Cisco
2 69 (81.18%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (77.65%) Firewall
4 59 (69.41%) CCNP
5 45 (52.94%) CCNA
6 38 (44.71%) Cisco ASA
7 37 (43.53%) CheckPoint
8 35 (41.18%) Wireless
9 26 (30.59%) Security Cleared
9 26 (30.59%) HP
10 23 (27.06%) BGP
10 23 (27.06%) SC Cleared
10 23 (27.06%) VLAN
11 22 (25.88%) SLA
11 22 (25.88%) ITIL
12 21 (24.71%) VRRP
12 21 (24.71%) HSRP
13 20 (23.53%) Network Management
13 20 (23.53%) EIGRP
13 20 (23.53%) OSPF
13 20 (23.53%) LAN
13 20 (23.53%) WAN
14 18 (21.18%) RIP
14 18 (21.18%) Network Security
15 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 15 (17.65%) Service Delivery
16 15 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (16.47%) F5
17 14 (16.47%) ProCurve
18 13 (15.29%) WatchGuard

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 8 (9.41%) Lync
2 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (77.65%) Firewall
2 38 (44.71%) Cisco ASA
3 35 (41.18%) Wireless
4 23 (27.06%) VLAN
4 23 (27.06%) BGP
5 21 (24.71%) VRRP
5 21 (24.71%) HSRP
6 20 (23.53%) OSPF
6 20 (23.53%) EIGRP
6 20 (23.53%) LAN
6 20 (23.53%) WAN
7 18 (21.18%) RIP
7 18 (21.18%) Network Security
8 15 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (9.41%) Internet
10 7 (8.24%) VPN
11 6 (7.06%) Ethernet
12 5 (5.88%) PPP
12 5 (5.88%) ADSL
12 5 (5.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) Data Mining
1 2 (2.35%) Big Data
General
1 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.88%) Back Office
3 2 (2.35%) Advertising
3 2 (2.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Finance
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Statistics
2 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.18%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Linux
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.53%) AIX
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) ITIL
2 20 (23.53%) Network Management
3 15 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 13 (15.29%) Project Management
5 5 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.71%) Change Management
7 2 (2.35%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.35%) Network Design
7 2 (2.35%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.35%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.35%) Mobile Marketing
7 2 (2.35%) Low Latency
7 2 (2.35%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.35%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.18%) Change Control
8 1 (1.18%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 69 (81.18%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (69.41%) CCNP
3 45 (52.94%) CCNA
4 26 (30.59%) Security Cleared
5 23 (27.06%) SC Cleared
6 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.88%) MCSE
7 5 (5.88%) CCIE
8 4 (4.71%) Degree
9 3 (3.53%) MCSA
9 3 (3.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.18%) CCENT
10 1 (1.18%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) ISA Server
2 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) OpenView
2 5 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (3.53%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.53%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.53%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.18%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 73 (85.88%) Cisco
2 37 (43.53%) CheckPoint
3 26 (30.59%) HP
4 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (16.47%) ProCurve
5 14 (16.47%) F5
6 13 (15.29%) WatchGuard
6 13 (15.29%) SonicWALL
6 13 (15.29%) Juniper
7 11 (12.94%) Nokia
8 10 (11.76%) Dell
9 9 (10.59%) VMware
10 8 (9.41%) Blue Coat
10 8 (9.41%) Citrix
11 7 (8.24%) Avaya
12 6 (7.06%) Remedy
13 5 (5.88%) 3Com
13 5 (5.88%) BMC
13 5 (5.88%) Nortel
14 4 (4.71%) Siemens
Bristol, Newport, United Kingdom
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago