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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 49 53 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 48 49 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.72% 3.80% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 3.95% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 19
Average salary £42,500 £45,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% +21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,150 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £54,250 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1246 1242 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.51% 96.20% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1104 891
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +3 48 £42,500 -7.60% 4
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 95 (92.23%) Firewall
3 89 (86.41%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (78.64%) CCNP
5 54 (52.43%) Juniper
6 51 (49.51%) CheckPoint
7 48 (46.60%) F5
8 41 (39.81%) Cisco ASA
9 39 (37.86%) LAN
10 38 (36.89%) SC Cleared
10 38 (36.89%) Security Cleared
11 34 (33.01%) BGP
12 33 (32.04%) WAN
13 29 (28.16%) SLA
13 29 (28.16%) CCNA
14 26 (25.24%) VPN
15 23 (22.33%) ITIL
15 23 (22.33%) Network Security
16 22 (21.36%) Cisco Nexus
17 19 (18.45%) HP
18 18 (17.48%) McAfee
18 18 (17.48%) MPLS
18 18 (17.48%) HSRP
19 17 (16.50%) VMware
20 16 (15.53%) Network Design
21 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
22 13 (12.62%) DHCP
22 13 (12.62%) OSPF
23 12 (11.65%) EIGRP
23 12 (11.65%) Blue Coat

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (3.88%) Apache
2 3 (2.91%) Lync
3 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.97%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) MS Office
2 6 (5.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 95 (92.23%) Firewall
2 41 (39.81%) Cisco ASA
3 39 (37.86%) LAN
4 34 (33.01%) BGP
5 33 (32.04%) WAN
6 26 (25.24%) VPN
7 23 (22.33%) Network Security
8 22 (21.36%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (17.48%) HSRP
9 18 (17.48%) MPLS
10 13 (12.62%) OSPF
10 13 (12.62%) DHCP
11 12 (11.65%) EIGRP
12 11 (10.68%) IPsec
12 11 (10.68%) Cisco PIX
13 10 (9.71%) Wireless
14 9 (8.74%) FWSM
15 8 (7.77%) VRRP
15 8 (7.77%) DNS
15 8 (7.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.94%) MySQL
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (10.68%) Legal
2 10 (9.71%) Advertising
3 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.97%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.94%) Clustering
2 1 (0.97%) e-Health
2 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) UNIX
2 7 (6.80%) Windows
2 7 (6.80%) Linux
3 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.94%) AIX
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.33%) ITIL
2 16 (15.53%) Network Design
3 11 (10.68%) Load Balancing
4 10 (9.71%) Network Management
5 8 (7.77%) Capacity Management
5 8 (7.77%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.80%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.88%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (1.94%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (1.94%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.94%) Configuration Management
9 1 (0.97%) Change Management
9 1 (0.97%) Migration
9 1 (0.97%) Problem Management
9 1 (0.97%) Email Migration
9 1 (0.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) Perl
1 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
1 2 (1.94%) SQL
1 2 (1.94%) Python
1 2 (1.94%) AWK
1 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 89 (86.41%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (78.64%) CCNP
3 38 (36.89%) SC Cleared
3 38 (36.89%) Security Cleared
4 29 (28.16%) CCNA
5 11 (10.68%) CCDA
6 10 (9.71%) CCIP
6 10 (9.71%) CCSE
6 10 (9.71%) JNCIA
6 10 (9.71%) JNCIS
7 9 (8.74%) JNCIE
7 9 (8.74%) Degree
7 9 (8.74%) CISSP
7 9 (8.74%) CCSA
8 8 (7.77%) CCIE
9 6 (5.83%) CCSP
10 5 (4.85%) SAP Certification
11 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.94%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (28.16%) SLA
2 5 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.88%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.94%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.97%) vSphere
5 1 (0.97%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.94%) Nagios
3 1 (0.97%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.97%) OpenView
Vendors
1 103 (100.00%) Cisco
2 54 (52.43%) Juniper
3 51 (49.51%) CheckPoint
4 48 (46.60%) F5
5 19 (18.45%) HP
6 18 (17.48%) McAfee
7 17 (16.50%) VMware
8 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
9 12 (11.65%) Blue Coat
10 10 (9.71%) ProCurve
11 7 (6.80%) SolarWinds
12 6 (5.83%) Fortinet
13 5 (4.85%) SAP
14 4 (3.88%) NetApp
14 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.94%) Avaya
15 2 (1.94%) Nokia
15 2 (1.94%) Dell
15 2 (1.94%) IBM
15 2 (1.94%) Oracle
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