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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 56 45 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 48 51 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.57% 4.54% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 4.71% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 24
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £25,450 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £50,000 £50,000
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
1286 1083 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.61% 96.35% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 918 960
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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
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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 -12 48 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 93 (92.08%) Cisco
2 84 (83.17%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (74.26%) Firewall
4 63 (62.38%) CCNP
5 61 (60.40%) CheckPoint
6 60 (59.41%) CCNA
7 44 (43.56%) Juniper
8 40 (39.60%) Cisco ASA
9 37 (36.63%) Security Cleared
10 35 (34.65%) WAN
11 33 (32.67%) SC Cleared
12 29 (28.71%) LAN
13 26 (25.74%) Nokia
14 23 (22.77%) SLA
15 22 (21.78%) Wireless
16 20 (19.80%) Network Security
17 19 (18.81%) F5
18 18 (17.82%) Blue Coat
18 18 (17.82%) VLAN
19 17 (16.83%) HP
19 17 (16.83%) BGP
19 17 (16.83%) SNMP
19 17 (16.83%) Network Management
20 16 (15.84%) Cisco Nexus
20 16 (15.84%) HSRP
20 16 (15.84%) ITIL
20 16 (15.84%) VRRP
20 16 (15.84%) Service Delivery
21 15 (14.85%) e-Health
21 15 (14.85%) CA

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (3.96%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (3.96%) Apache
2 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.99%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) PaaS
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) SaaS
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 75 (74.26%) Firewall
2 40 (39.60%) Cisco ASA
3 35 (34.65%) WAN
4 29 (28.71%) LAN
5 22 (21.78%) Wireless
6 20 (19.80%) Network Security
7 18 (17.82%) VLAN
8 17 (16.83%) BGP
8 17 (16.83%) SNMP
9 16 (15.84%) VRRP
9 16 (15.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (15.84%) HSRP
10 15 (14.85%) MPLS
11 14 (13.86%) VPN
11 14 (13.86%) Nortel Alteon
12 12 (11.88%) OSPF
13 9 (8.91%) EIGRP
13 9 (8.91%) VPLS
14 8 (7.92%) IPv4
14 8 (7.92%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) Data Mining
1 6 (5.94%) Big Data
2 2 (1.98%) MySQL
General
1 10 (9.90%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.92%) Finance
3 7 (6.93%) Advertising
4 6 (5.94%) Marketing
5 4 (3.96%) Back Office
6 3 (2.97%) Welsh Language
7 2 (1.98%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) e-Health
2 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Linux
2 11 (10.89%) Windows
3 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.96%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.98%) Android
4 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.83%) Network Management
2 16 (15.84%) ITIL
2 16 (15.84%) Service Delivery
3 14 (13.86%) Project Management
4 7 (6.93%) Network Design
4 7 (6.93%) Load Balancing
5 6 (5.94%) Network Architecture
5 6 (5.94%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
5 6 (5.94%) Mobile Marketing
5 6 (5.94%) Low Latency
5 6 (5.94%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.96%) Change Control
7 3 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.97%) Line Management
7 3 (2.97%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.98%) Cyber Security
8 2 (1.98%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.98%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.99%) AWK
1 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 84 (83.17%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (62.38%) CCNP
3 60 (59.41%) CCNA
4 37 (36.63%) Security Cleared
5 33 (32.67%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.94%) CCIE
7 5 (4.95%) JNCIS
7 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (3.96%) CCSA
8 4 (3.96%) CCSE
8 4 (3.96%) MCSE
9 2 (1.98%) Degree
10 1 (0.99%) CCENT
10 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) ISA Server
2 3 (2.97%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.97%) vSphere
3 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.98%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (1.98%) Firmware
4 1 (0.99%) NFS
4 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (14.85%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.99%) OpenView
2 1 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 93 (92.08%) Cisco
2 61 (60.40%) CheckPoint
3 44 (43.56%) Juniper
4 26 (25.74%) Nokia
5 19 (18.81%) F5
6 18 (17.82%) Blue Coat
7 17 (16.83%) HP
8 15 (14.85%) Avaya
8 15 (14.85%) CA
9 14 (13.86%) Nortel
9 14 (13.86%) Radware
9 14 (13.86%) WatchGuard
9 14 (13.86%) SonicWALL
10 13 (12.87%) Microsoft
10 13 (12.87%) Dell
11 8 (7.92%) VMware
12 7 (6.93%) IBM
12 7 (6.93%) Citrix
13 6 (5.94%) McAfee
14 5 (4.95%) ProCurve
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