The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 84 57 37
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 23 43 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.78% 3.39% 4.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 3.46% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 45
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.17%
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
1253 1242 1248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.91% 97.87% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1066 1037
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

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 8 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -26 19 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Wales - 4 £45,000 - 1
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (74.14%) Firewall
2 40 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (60.34%) LAN
4 31 (53.45%) Cisco
5 26 (44.83%) CCNP
5 26 (44.83%) CCNA
6 23 (39.66%) CheckPoint
6 23 (39.66%) Finance
7 21 (36.21%) WAN
8 20 (34.48%) VoIP
8 20 (34.48%) F5
9 19 (32.76%) Extreme Networks
9 19 (32.76%) Avaya
9 19 (32.76%) Network Design
10 17 (29.31%) VMware
10 17 (29.31%) Linux
11 16 (27.59%) Vyatta
12 14 (24.14%) Brocade
13 13 (22.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 12 (20.69%) SolarWinds
14 12 (20.69%) VyOS
15 11 (18.97%) Juniper
16 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (17.24%) Network Security
17 9 (15.52%) High Availability
17 9 (15.52%) Advertising
17 9 (15.52%) WLAN
17 9 (15.52%) SLA
18 8 (13.79%) Windows
18 8 (13.79%) Driving Licence

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.45%) Apache
1 2 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.72%) nginx
2 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.62%) IaaS
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.90%) Bluemix
2 4 (6.90%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (6.90%) PaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 43 (74.14%) Firewall
2 35 (60.34%) LAN
3 21 (36.21%) WAN
4 20 (34.48%) VoIP
5 13 (22.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (17.24%) Network Security
7 9 (15.52%) WLAN
8 6 (10.34%) VPN
8 6 (10.34%) Wireshark
9 5 (8.62%) Ethernet
10 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (6.90%) DNS
11 3 (5.17%) BGP
11 3 (5.17%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (5.17%) OSPF
11 3 (5.17%) VLAN
12 2 (3.45%) MPLS
12 2 (3.45%) SONET
12 2 (3.45%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (39.66%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Advertising
3 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) HTML
1 1 (1.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Driving Licence
2 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Fintech
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Linux
2 12 (20.69%) VyOS
3 8 (13.79%) Windows
4 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.17%) Unix
6 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.72%) AIX
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Network Design
2 9 (15.52%) High Availability
3 6 (10.34%) Change Control
4 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.62%) Project Management
5 4 (6.90%) DevOps
5 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.90%) ITIL
5 4 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (6.90%) People Management
5 4 (6.90%) Resource Management
5 4 (6.90%) Service Management
6 3 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.17%) Network Management
6 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.17%) Time Management
7 2 (3.45%) Change Management
7 2 (3.45%) Coaching
7 2 (3.45%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) C
2 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (44.83%) CCNA
2 26 (44.83%) CCNP
3 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.62%) Degree
6 4 (6.90%) CCDP
6 4 (6.90%) CCSA
6 4 (6.90%) CCSE
7 3 (5.17%) CCENT
7 3 (5.17%) JNCIP
7 3 (5.17%) MCSE
7 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (3.45%) CCIE
9 1 (1.72%) CCDA
9 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.90%) Docker
2 4 (6.90%) Firmware
3 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Ansible
2 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.17%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) Cisco
2 23 (39.66%) CheckPoint
3 20 (34.48%) F5
4 19 (32.76%) Avaya
4 19 (32.76%) Extreme Networks
5 17 (29.31%) VMware
6 16 (27.59%) Vyatta
7 14 (24.14%) Brocade
8 12 (20.69%) SolarWinds
9 11 (18.97%) Juniper
10 7 (12.07%) HP
11 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.90%) AppDynamics
12 4 (6.90%) Splunk
13 3 (5.17%) Blue Coat
13 3 (5.17%) Dell
14 2 (3.45%) CA
14 2 (3.45%) Citrix
14 2 (3.45%) Intel Security
14 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
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