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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 41 57 73
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 58 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.72% 3.22% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 3.32% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 40 23
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1184 1206 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.42% 96.95% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1084 928
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales +13 51 £45,000 -5.26% 3
North Wales - 3 £42,500 - 1
West Wales -5 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 93 (98.94%) Cisco
2 83 (88.30%) Firewall
3 78 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
4 70 (74.47%) CCNP
5 43 (45.74%) Juniper
5 43 (45.74%) F5
6 41 (43.62%) Security Cleared
7 40 (42.55%) SC Cleared
8 35 (37.23%) CheckPoint
9 28 (29.79%) LAN
9 28 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (27.66%) WAN
10 26 (27.66%) ITIL
10 26 (27.66%) BGP
11 24 (25.53%) CCNA
12 23 (24.47%) Microsoft
12 23 (24.47%) VPN
12 23 (24.47%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (21.28%) Network Security
14 19 (20.21%) Network Design
15 16 (17.02%) Wireless
15 16 (17.02%) HP
16 15 (15.96%) Legal
16 15 (15.96%) VMware
17 14 (14.89%) Network Management
17 14 (14.89%) Lync
18 12 (12.77%) Telecoms
18 12 (12.77%) OSPF
18 12 (12.77%) SAN
19 11 (11.70%) MPLS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (14.89%) Lync
2 2 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Office
2 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 83 (88.30%) Firewall
2 28 (29.79%) LAN
2 28 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (27.66%) WAN
3 26 (27.66%) BGP
4 23 (24.47%) VPN
4 23 (24.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (21.28%) Network Security
6 16 (17.02%) Wireless
7 12 (12.77%) OSPF
7 12 (12.77%) SAN
8 11 (11.70%) MPLS
8 11 (11.70%) HSRP
9 10 (10.64%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (10.64%) EIGRP
9 10 (10.64%) Internet
9 10 (10.64%) RIP
9 10 (10.64%) VoIP
10 7 (7.45%) PBX
10 7 (7.45%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (15.96%) Legal
2 12 (12.77%) Telecoms
3 11 (11.70%) Advertising
4 5 (5.32%) Finance
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Statistics
2 3 (3.19%) CESG
3 2 (2.13%) Clustering
3 2 (2.13%) e-Health
4 1 (1.06%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Linux
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) UNIX
3 2 (2.13%) AIX
3 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.66%) ITIL
2 19 (20.21%) Network Design
3 14 (14.89%) Network Management
4 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.45%) Change Management
5 4 (4.26%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.26%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.26%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (2.13%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.13%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.06%) Email Migration
7 1 (1.06%) Migration
7 1 (1.06%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.13%) Python
1 2 (2.13%) Perl
1 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
1 2 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (74.47%) CCNP
3 41 (43.62%) Security Cleared
4 40 (42.55%) SC Cleared
5 24 (25.53%) CCNA
6 11 (11.70%) CCDA
7 8 (8.51%) JNCIA
8 6 (6.38%) CCIP
9 5 (5.32%) CISSP
9 5 (5.32%) CCSA
9 5 (5.32%) JNCIE
10 4 (4.26%) SAP Certification
10 4 (4.26%) CCIE
11 3 (3.19%) CCDP
11 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.13%) CCENT
13 1 (1.06%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) UAG
3 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) OpenView
2 7 (7.45%) WhatsUp Gold
2 7 (7.45%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.13%) Nagios
3 2 (2.13%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 93 (98.94%) Cisco
2 43 (45.74%) Juniper
2 43 (45.74%) F5
3 35 (37.23%) CheckPoint
4 23 (24.47%) Microsoft
5 16 (17.02%) HP
6 15 (15.96%) VMware
7 11 (11.70%) McAfee
8 9 (9.57%) Avaya
8 9 (9.57%) Nortel
8 9 (9.57%) Remedy
8 9 (9.57%) Fortinet
9 8 (8.51%) SonicWALL
10 7 (7.45%) ProCurve
10 7 (7.45%) Nokia
10 7 (7.45%) Siemens
10 7 (7.45%) BMC
10 7 (7.45%) 3Com
11 6 (6.38%) Blue Coat
11 6 (6.38%) SolarWinds
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