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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 84 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 10 52 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.94% 3.78% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 3.85% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 45 35
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £42,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
1013 1349 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.66% 97.97% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 853 1155 1148
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -27 8 £42,500 -15.00%
West Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 29 (85.29%) Firewall
2 25 (73.53%) Cisco
3 21 (61.76%) LAN
4 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 16 (47.06%) WAN
5 16 (47.06%) F5
6 13 (38.24%) CCNP
6 13 (38.24%) Juniper
7 10 (29.41%) MPLS
7 10 (29.41%) BGP
8 9 (26.47%) DNS
8 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
9 8 (23.53%) Vyatta
9 8 (23.53%) CCNA
9 8 (23.53%) Linux
9 8 (23.53%) OSPF
9 8 (23.53%) IPsec
9 8 (23.53%) Finance
9 8 (23.53%) VMware
9 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
9 8 (23.53%) Change Control
9 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (20.59%) SolarWinds
10 7 (20.59%) Network Security
10 7 (20.59%) Avaya
10 7 (20.59%) Internet
10 7 (20.59%) VoIP
11 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
11 6 (17.65%) CCDP

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 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (2.94%) JBoss
1 1 (2.94%) nginx
1 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) IaaS
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Bluemix
2 3 (8.82%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (8.82%) PaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) Firewall
2 21 (61.76%) LAN
3 16 (47.06%) WAN
4 10 (29.41%) BGP
4 10 (29.41%) MPLS
5 9 (26.47%) DNS
6 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (23.53%) IPsec
6 8 (23.53%) OSPF
7 7 (20.59%) Internet
7 7 (20.59%) Network Security
7 7 (20.59%) VoIP
8 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
8 6 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (17.65%) HSRP
8 6 (17.65%) VPN
9 5 (14.71%) Wireshark
10 4 (11.76%) SNMP
10 4 (11.76%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Advertising
3 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (8.82%) Fintech
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.94%) CMDB
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) VyOS
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Change Control
1 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.65%) Network Design
3 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (11.76%) Coaching
3 4 (11.76%) DDoS Mitigation
3 4 (11.76%) High Availability
3 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.76%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps
4 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Open Source
5 2 (5.88%) People Management
5 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (38.24%) CCNP
3 8 (23.53%) CCNA
4 6 (17.65%) CCDP
4 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (8.82%) Degree
7 2 (5.88%) CCIE
8 1 (2.94%) CCDA
8 1 (2.94%) CCSA
8 1 (2.94%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Docker
3 2 (5.88%) Firmware
4 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Ansible
2 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Cisco
2 17 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (47.06%) F5
4 13 (38.24%) Juniper
5 8 (23.53%) VMware
5 8 (23.53%) Vyatta
6 7 (20.59%) Avaya
6 7 (20.59%) SolarWinds
7 6 (17.65%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (14.71%) Brocade
9 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat
9 4 (11.76%) Sun
10 3 (8.82%) AppDynamics
10 3 (8.82%) Splunk
11 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
11 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
12 1 (2.94%) IBM
12 1 (2.94%) Intel
12 1 (2.94%) Nokia
12 1 (2.94%) Red Hat