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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 44 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 55 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.36% 2.23% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 2.32% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 12
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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
1227 1293 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.30% 96.28% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 1160 950
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +26 43 £42,500 -5.55% 7
West Wales +15 12 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 103 (95.37%) Cisco
2 93 (86.11%) Cisco Certification
3 91 (84.26%) Firewall
4 75 (69.44%) CCNP
5 68 (62.96%) CheckPoint
6 59 (54.63%) Juniper
7 45 (41.67%) CCNA
8 44 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
9 43 (39.81%) F5
10 41 (37.96%) Security Cleared
10 41 (37.96%) LAN
11 40 (37.04%) WAN
11 40 (37.04%) SC Cleared
12 27 (25.00%) VPN
13 26 (24.07%) SLA
14 22 (20.37%) McAfee
14 22 (20.37%) Network Security
15 21 (19.44%) BGP
15 21 (19.44%) Blue Coat
16 20 (18.52%) ITIL
17 18 (16.67%) Network Design
17 18 (16.67%) MPLS
18 17 (15.74%) Nokia
18 17 (15.74%) Load Balancing
19 16 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
19 16 (14.81%) HP
20 14 (12.96%) SNMP
20 14 (12.96%) Cisco PIX
21 13 (12.04%) Network Management
21 13 (12.04%) Avaya

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3 (2.78%) Apache
2 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Office
1 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.85%) SaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (84.26%) Firewall
2 44 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
3 41 (37.96%) LAN
4 40 (37.04%) WAN
5 27 (25.00%) VPN
6 22 (20.37%) Network Security
7 21 (19.44%) BGP
8 18 (16.67%) MPLS
9 16 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (12.96%) Cisco PIX
10 14 (12.96%) SNMP
11 13 (12.04%) OSPF
11 13 (12.04%) Wireless
12 12 (11.11%) EIGRP
12 12 (11.11%) DNS
13 11 (10.19%) IPsec
13 11 (10.19%) Nortel Alteon
14 10 (9.26%) HSRP
14 10 (9.26%) Internet
14 10 (9.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) Big Data
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (10.19%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.41%) Finance
3 7 (6.48%) Legal
4 6 (5.56%) Advertising
5 5 (4.63%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Local Government
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) e-Health
2 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) Windows
1 9 (8.33%) Linux
2 7 (6.48%) UNIX
3 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.52%) ITIL
2 18 (16.67%) Network Design
3 17 (15.74%) Load Balancing
4 13 (12.04%) Network Management
5 11 (10.19%) Service Delivery
6 9 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 7 (6.48%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.70%) Protective Monitoring
10 3 (2.78%) Change Control
11 2 (1.85%) Line Management
11 2 (1.85%) Mentoring
11 2 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (1.85%) Configuration Management
11 2 (1.85%) Network Load Balancing
11 2 (1.85%) Performance Testing
11 2 (1.85%) Time Management
11 2 (1.85%) Change Management
11 2 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.85%) AWK
1 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 93 (86.11%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (69.44%) CCNP
3 45 (41.67%) CCNA
4 41 (37.96%) Security Cleared
5 40 (37.04%) SC Cleared
6 11 (10.19%) Degree
6 11 (10.19%) CCSE
6 11 (10.19%) JNCIS
7 9 (8.33%) CCIE
8 8 (7.41%) CCSP
8 8 (7.41%) CCSA
9 4 (3.70%) JNCIA
9 4 (3.70%) JNCIE
9 4 (3.70%) CISSP
9 4 (3.70%) CCIP
9 4 (3.70%) CCDA
9 4 (3.70%) SAP Certification
10 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (24.07%) SLA
2 4 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.78%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.78%) vSphere
3 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.93%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (10.19%) CA Spectrum
2 7 (6.48%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 103 (95.37%) Cisco
2 68 (62.96%) CheckPoint
3 59 (54.63%) Juniper
4 43 (39.81%) F5
5 22 (20.37%) McAfee
6 21 (19.44%) Blue Coat
7 17 (15.74%) Nokia
8 16 (14.81%) HP
9 13 (12.04%) Avaya
10 11 (10.19%) ProCurve
10 11 (10.19%) VMware
10 11 (10.19%) Nortel
10 11 (10.19%) CA
10 11 (10.19%) Radware
11 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
12 4 (3.70%) SAP
12 4 (3.70%) SonicWALL
13 3 (2.78%) Mitel
13 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.78%) Citrix
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon application
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Natural Resources Wales
Salary: From £31,000 to £33,000 per annum (37 hours per week)
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago