The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 50 41 85
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 48 55 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.68% 4.41% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 4.59% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 6
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £37,200 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1258 1199 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.40% 96.23% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1059 839
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Engineer
UK

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 -8 47 £40,000 -15.78% 5
North Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 106 (99.07%) Cisco
2 100 (93.46%) Firewall
3 92 (85.98%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (75.70%) CCNP
5 53 (49.53%) Juniper
6 50 (46.73%) F5
7 44 (41.12%) CheckPoint
8 40 (37.38%) LAN
9 39 (36.45%) BGP
10 37 (34.58%) Security Cleared
11 36 (33.64%) SC Cleared
11 36 (33.64%) Cisco ASA
12 35 (32.71%) WAN
13 33 (30.84%) CCNA
14 31 (28.97%) VPN
15 28 (26.17%) ITIL
16 26 (24.30%) SLA
17 24 (22.43%) Cisco Nexus
18 23 (21.50%) Network Security
19 22 (20.56%) HSRP
20 21 (19.63%) Network Design
20 21 (19.63%) VMware
21 20 (18.69%) MPLS
22 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
23 15 (14.02%) HP
23 15 (14.02%) DHCP
24 14 (13.08%) MS Office
25 13 (12.15%) CCIP
25 13 (12.15%) OSPF
25 13 (12.15%) Advertising

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 5 (4.67%) Lync
2 4 (3.74%) Apache
3 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (13.08%) MS Office
2 6 (5.61%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.28%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 100 (93.46%) Firewall
2 40 (37.38%) LAN
3 39 (36.45%) BGP
4 36 (33.64%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (32.71%) WAN
6 31 (28.97%) VPN
7 24 (22.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 23 (21.50%) Network Security
9 22 (20.56%) HSRP
10 20 (18.69%) MPLS
11 15 (14.02%) DHCP
12 13 (12.15%) OSPF
13 11 (10.28%) Wireless
13 11 (10.28%) IPsec
13 11 (10.28%) EIGRP
13 11 (10.28%) Telnet
13 11 (10.28%) SSH
13 11 (10.28%) PuTTY
13 11 (10.28%) SecureCRT
14 10 (9.35%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) MySQL
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (12.15%) Advertising
2 9 (8.41%) Legal
3 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Finance
5 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.87%) Clustering
1 2 (1.87%) e-Health
2 1 (0.93%) Statistics
2 1 (0.93%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.41%) UNIX
2 8 (7.48%) Linux
3 6 (5.61%) Windows
4 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.87%) AIX
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) ITIL
2 21 (19.63%) Network Design
3 11 (10.28%) Network Management
4 9 (8.41%) Load Balancing
5 8 (7.48%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.61%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.80%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.87%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.87%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.87%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (0.93%) Migration
9 1 (0.93%) Change Management
9 1 (0.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (0.93%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
1 2 (1.87%) Perl
1 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
1 2 (1.87%) SQL
1 2 (1.87%) Python
1 2 (1.87%) AWK
Qualifications
1 92 (85.98%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (75.70%) CCNP
3 37 (34.58%) Security Cleared
4 36 (33.64%) SC Cleared
5 33 (30.84%) CCNA
6 13 (12.15%) CCIP
7 10 (9.35%) JNCIA
8 9 (8.41%) CCDA
8 9 (8.41%) JNCIS
8 9 (8.41%) CCSE
9 7 (6.54%) CCIE
9 7 (6.54%) SAP Certification
9 7 (6.54%) CISSP
9 7 (6.54%) CCSA
9 7 (6.54%) JNCIE
9 7 (6.54%) Degree
10 5 (4.67%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.87%) CCENT
11 2 (1.87%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (24.30%) SLA
2 7 (6.54%) ISO 9001
2 7 (6.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (10.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.80%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.93%) UAG
3 1 (0.93%) vSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (2.80%) OpenView
3 2 (1.87%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.87%) Nagios
4 1 (0.93%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 106 (99.07%) Cisco
2 53 (49.53%) Juniper
3 50 (46.73%) F5
4 44 (41.12%) CheckPoint
5 21 (19.63%) VMware
6 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
7 15 (14.02%) HP
8 11 (10.28%) SolarWinds
9 10 (9.35%) McAfee
10 7 (6.54%) SAP
10 7 (6.54%) Fortinet
11 4 (3.74%) NetApp
11 4 (3.74%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.74%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.80%) Remedy
12 3 (2.80%) Nokia
12 3 (2.80%) Avaya
12 3 (2.80%) Nortel
12 3 (2.80%) Aruba
12 3 (2.80%) ProCurve
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Attenda
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago