The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 82 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-30 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 23 55 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.71% 4.00% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 4.13% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 46
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £43,850 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
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
1321 1332 1211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.22% 96.80% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1128 1025
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales -27 23 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Wales region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (82.19%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (80.82%) Cisco
3 49 (67.12%) LAN
4 47 (64.38%) Firewall
5 42 (57.53%) WAN
6 35 (47.95%) CCNP
7 34 (46.58%) CCNA
8 30 (41.10%) Juniper
9 28 (38.36%) F5
10 27 (36.99%) CheckPoint
11 23 (31.51%) Linux
12 22 (30.14%) Extreme Networks
13 20 (27.40%) SolarWinds
14 19 (26.03%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (23.29%) Telecoms
15 17 (23.29%) Finance
16 16 (21.92%) VMware
16 16 (21.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 15 (20.55%) Vyatta
17 15 (20.55%) VyOS
17 15 (20.55%) Driving Licence
17 15 (20.55%) BGP
17 15 (20.55%) VPN
17 15 (20.55%) Brocade
18 14 (19.18%) Internet
18 14 (19.18%) Data Centre
19 13 (17.81%) CA
19 13 (17.81%) IPsec
19 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
19 13 (17.81%) CCSA

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (67.12%) LAN
2 47 (64.38%) Firewall
3 42 (57.53%) WAN
4 19 (26.03%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (21.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 15 (20.55%) BGP
6 15 (20.55%) VPN
7 14 (19.18%) Internet
8 13 (17.81%) IPsec
8 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
9 10 (13.70%) DNS
9 10 (13.70%) MPLS
10 9 (12.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (12.33%) OSPF
10 9 (12.33%) Wireless
11 8 (10.96%) VoIP
12 7 (9.59%) NetScaler
12 7 (9.59%) WLAN
13 6 (8.22%) FTP
13 6 (8.22%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) Big Data
2 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
1 17 (23.29%) Telecoms
2 11 (15.07%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.37%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Driving Licence
2 14 (19.18%) Data Centre
3 10 (13.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (9.59%) Client/Server
4 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.22%) PMI
6 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.51%) Linux
2 15 (20.55%) VyOS
3 5 (6.85%) CatOS
4 2 (2.74%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) High Availability
2 10 (13.70%) DDoS Mitigation
3 9 (12.33%) ITIL
3 9 (12.33%) Network Design
4 8 (10.96%) Network Architecture
4 8 (10.96%) Network Management
5 7 (9.59%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (9.59%) Time Management
6 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.11%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.11%) DevOps
8 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.11%) Requirements Management
8 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.74%) Line Management
10 1 (1.37%) Low Latency
10 1 (1.37%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.37%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (82.19%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (47.95%) CCNP
3 34 (46.58%) CCNA
4 13 (17.81%) CCSA
4 13 (17.81%) CCSE
5 11 (15.07%) Degree
6 6 (8.22%) PMI Certification
7 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.11%) AWS Certification
8 3 (4.11%) CCDA
8 3 (4.11%) HNC
8 3 (4.11%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.74%) CCIE
9 2 (2.74%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.74%) MCITP
9 2 (2.74%) MCSA
9 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.37%) CCVP
10 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
2 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.59%) Samba
2 7 (9.59%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.37%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 59 (80.82%) Cisco
2 30 (41.10%) Juniper
3 28 (38.36%) F5
4 27 (36.99%) CheckPoint
5 22 (30.14%) Extreme Networks
6 20 (27.40%) SolarWinds
7 16 (21.92%) VMware
8 15 (20.55%) Brocade
8 15 (20.55%) Vyatta
9 13 (17.81%) CA
10 4 (5.48%) HP
10 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
10 4 (5.48%) Radware
10 4 (5.48%) TippingPoint
11 3 (4.11%) Blue Coat
11 3 (4.11%) Intel Security
11 3 (4.11%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.74%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.74%) IBM
13 1 (1.37%) Citrix
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Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits package
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