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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 52 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 54 53 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.08% 3.87% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 3.93% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 30
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,850 £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
1298 1348 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.11% 98.39% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1155 880
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +14 54 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 78 (81.25%) Cisco
2 70 (72.92%) Cisco Certification
3 67 (69.79%) LAN
4 65 (67.71%) Firewall
5 60 (62.50%) WAN
6 48 (50.00%) CCNP
7 41 (42.71%) Juniper
8 38 (39.58%) Telecoms
9 35 (36.46%) CCNA
10 33 (34.38%) VPN
10 33 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
11 30 (31.25%) Wireless
12 28 (29.17%) Finance
12 28 (29.17%) F5
13 27 (28.13%) CheckPoint
14 26 (27.08%) Data Centre
15 23 (23.96%) MPLS
15 23 (23.96%) BGP
16 22 (22.92%) IPsec
17 21 (21.88%) TCP/IP
17 21 (21.88%) SolarWinds
18 20 (20.83%) DNS
18 20 (20.83%) Network Management
19 19 (19.79%) Linux
20 18 (18.75%) OSPF
20 18 (18.75%) Load Balancing
21 17 (17.71%) Internet
22 16 (16.67%) Degree
23 15 (15.63%) SLA
23 15 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Office
2 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (69.79%) LAN
2 65 (67.71%) Firewall
3 60 (62.50%) WAN
4 33 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
4 33 (34.38%) VPN
5 30 (31.25%) Wireless
6 23 (23.96%) BGP
6 23 (23.96%) MPLS
7 22 (22.92%) IPsec
8 21 (21.88%) TCP/IP
9 20 (20.83%) DNS
10 18 (18.75%) OSPF
11 17 (17.71%) Internet
12 15 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 12 (12.50%) VoIP
14 11 (11.46%) NetScaler
14 11 (11.46%) VPLS
15 10 (10.42%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (10.42%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) Big Data
1 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
General
1 38 (39.58%) Telecoms
2 28 (29.17%) Finance
3 8 (8.33%) Advertising
3 8 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 11 (11.46%) Client/Server
4 11 (11.46%) Computer Science
5 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.21%) PMI
7 3 (3.13%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) Linux
2 12 (12.50%) VyOS
3 9 (9.38%) CatOS
4 4 (4.17%) Windows
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) Network Management
2 18 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 13 (13.54%) DDoS Mitigation
4 11 (11.46%) Capacity Management
4 11 (11.46%) High Availability
4 11 (11.46%) ITIL
4 11 (11.46%) Problem Management
4 11 (11.46%) Time Management
5 10 (10.42%) Change Control
6 9 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
8 7 (7.29%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (7.29%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.17%) Network Design
10 3 (3.13%) Requirements Management
10 3 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.08%) DevOps
11 2 (2.08%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 70 (72.92%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (50.00%) CCNP
3 35 (36.46%) CCNA
4 16 (16.67%) Degree
5 12 (12.50%) CCSA
5 12 (12.50%) CCSE
6 5 (5.21%) PMI Certification
6 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.17%) CCIE
8 3 (3.13%) HNC
8 3 (3.13%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.08%) AWS Certification
9 2 (2.08%) CCDA
10 1 (1.04%) CCDP
10 1 (1.04%) CCIP
10 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.04%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.04%) MCSA
10 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.63%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.25%) Samba
2 6 (6.25%) Squid
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 78 (81.25%) Cisco
2 41 (42.71%) Juniper
3 28 (29.17%) F5
4 27 (28.13%) CheckPoint
5 21 (21.88%) SolarWinds
6 14 (14.58%) VMware
7 12 (12.50%) Brocade
7 12 (12.50%) Vyatta
8 11 (11.46%) CA
9 4 (4.17%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.17%) HP
9 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
9 4 (4.17%) Radware
9 4 (4.17%) TippingPoint
10 3 (3.13%) Intel Security
10 3 (3.13%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.08%) Citrix
11 2 (2.08%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.04%) IBM
12 1 (1.04%) Nokia
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