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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 84 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 17 50 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.31% 3.64% 3.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 3.77% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 49
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £29,600 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,700 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1274 1327 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.92% 96.65% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1118 1124
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 £25,000 £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 31 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 31 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 -30 17 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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 52 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (76.92%) Cisco
3 47 (72.31%) Firewall
4 39 (60.00%) LAN
5 38 (58.46%) WAN
6 33 (50.77%) CCNA
7 31 (47.69%) Juniper
8 28 (43.08%) CheckPoint
9 26 (40.00%) F5
10 25 (38.46%) Linux
11 24 (36.92%) CCNP
12 23 (35.38%) Extreme Networks
13 22 (33.85%) SolarWinds
14 18 (27.69%) VMware
15 17 (26.15%) Finance
15 17 (26.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 16 (24.62%) Vyatta
16 16 (24.62%) VyOS
16 16 (24.62%) Brocade
17 15 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (23.08%) Internet
17 15 (23.08%) Driving Licence
18 14 (21.54%) CA
18 14 (21.54%) CCSA
18 14 (21.54%) Telecoms
18 14 (21.54%) CCSE
19 12 (18.46%) VPN
20 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
20 11 (16.92%) Advertising
21 10 (15.38%) BGP

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 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (72.31%) Firewall
2 39 (60.00%) LAN
3 38 (58.46%) WAN
4 17 (26.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 15 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (23.08%) Internet
6 12 (18.46%) VPN
7 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
8 10 (15.38%) BGP
9 7 (10.77%) DNS
9 7 (10.77%) IPsec
9 7 (10.77%) MPLS
9 7 (10.77%) NetScaler
9 7 (10.77%) OSPF
9 7 (10.77%) WLAN
10 6 (9.23%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (9.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (9.23%) FTP
10 6 (9.23%) OpenLDAP
10 6 (9.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) Big Data
2 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Telecoms
3 11 (16.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.23%) PMI
5 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (38.46%) Linux
2 16 (24.62%) VyOS
3 5 (7.69%) CatOS
4 2 (3.08%) AIX
4 2 (3.08%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.38%) High Availability
2 8 (12.31%) Network Architecture
3 7 (10.77%) DDoS Mitigation
3 7 (10.77%) ITIL
3 7 (10.77%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
4 6 (9.23%) Network Design
4 6 (9.23%) Time Management
5 5 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.69%) Network Management
6 3 (4.62%) DevOps
7 2 (3.08%) Line Management
7 2 (3.08%) Logistics
7 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.54%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.54%) Change Control
8 1 (1.54%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.54%) Mobile Marketing
8 1 (1.54%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.54%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 52 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (50.77%) CCNA
3 24 (36.92%) CCNP
4 14 (21.54%) CCSA
4 14 (21.54%) CCSE
5 7 (10.77%) Degree
6 6 (9.23%) PMI Certification
7 3 (4.62%) AWS Certification
7 3 (4.62%) CCDA
7 3 (4.62%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (3.08%) JNCIS
8 2 (3.08%) MCITP
8 2 (3.08%) MCSA
8 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.54%) CCIE
9 1 (1.54%) CCVP
9 1 (1.54%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.77%) Samba
2 7 (10.77%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (76.92%) Cisco
2 31 (47.69%) Juniper
3 28 (43.08%) CheckPoint
4 26 (40.00%) F5
5 23 (35.38%) Extreme Networks
6 22 (33.85%) SolarWinds
7 18 (27.69%) VMware
8 16 (24.62%) Brocade
8 16 (24.62%) Vyatta
9 14 (21.54%) CA
10 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
11 2 (3.08%) Citrix
11 2 (3.08%) HP
11 2 (3.08%) IBM
12 1 (1.54%) Avaya
12 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.54%) Radware
12 1 (1.54%) TippingPoint
South Wales
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago