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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 58 44 74
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 49 54 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.64% 4.21% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 4.39% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 11
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1301 1231 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.51% 96.02% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1092 838
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -4 48 £40,000 -15.78% 6
North Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Network Engineer
UK

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 102 (99.03%) Cisco
2 96 (93.20%) Firewall
3 89 (86.41%) Cisco Certification
4 79 (76.70%) CCNP
5 51 (49.51%) F5
6 50 (48.54%) Juniper
7 43 (41.75%) CheckPoint
8 38 (36.89%) LAN
9 37 (35.92%) Security Cleared
10 36 (34.95%) SC Cleared
10 36 (34.95%) BGP
11 35 (33.98%) Cisco ASA
12 32 (31.07%) WAN
12 32 (31.07%) CCNA
13 28 (27.18%) VPN
14 27 (26.21%) ITIL
15 26 (25.24%) SLA
16 23 (22.33%) Cisco Nexus
17 22 (21.36%) Network Security
18 20 (19.42%) HSRP
19 19 (18.45%) Network Design
20 18 (17.48%) MPLS
20 18 (17.48%) VMware
21 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
22 14 (13.59%) HP
23 13 (12.62%) DHCP
23 13 (12.62%) OSPF
24 12 (11.65%) EIGRP
24 12 (11.65%) MS Office
25 11 (10.68%) CCIP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (4.85%) Lync
2 4 (3.88%) Apache
3 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Office
2 6 (5.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.74%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 96 (93.20%) Firewall
2 38 (36.89%) LAN
3 36 (34.95%) BGP
4 35 (33.98%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (31.07%) WAN
6 28 (27.18%) VPN
7 23 (22.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (21.36%) Network Security
9 20 (19.42%) HSRP
10 18 (17.48%) MPLS
11 13 (12.62%) DHCP
11 13 (12.62%) OSPF
12 12 (11.65%) EIGRP
13 11 (10.68%) Wireless
13 11 (10.68%) IPsec
13 11 (10.68%) Cisco PIX
14 9 (8.74%) SSH
14 9 (8.74%) Telnet
14 9 (8.74%) SAN
14 9 (8.74%) PuTTY
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
General
1 11 (10.68%) Advertising
2 9 (8.74%) Legal
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.94%) Finance
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.94%) Clustering
1 2 (1.94%) e-Health
2 1 (0.97%) SecurID
2 1 (0.97%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) UNIX
2 7 (6.80%) Linux
3 6 (5.83%) Windows
4 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.94%) AIX
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.21%) ITIL
2 19 (18.45%) Network Design
3 11 (10.68%) Network Management
4 10 (9.71%) Load Balancing
5 8 (7.77%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.80%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.91%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.94%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.94%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (0.97%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.97%) Change Management
9 1 (0.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (0.97%) Migration
9 1 (0.97%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
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
Qualifications
1 89 (86.41%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (76.70%) CCNP
3 37 (35.92%) Security Cleared
4 36 (34.95%) SC Cleared
5 32 (31.07%) CCNA
6 11 (10.68%) CCIP
7 10 (9.71%) JNCIA
8 9 (8.74%) JNCIS
8 9 (8.74%) CCSE
8 9 (8.74%) CCDA
9 7 (6.80%) JNCIE
9 7 (6.80%) Degree
9 7 (6.80%) CCSA
9 7 (6.80%) CISSP
10 6 (5.83%) CCIE
10 6 (5.83%) SAP Certification
11 5 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.94%) CCENT
12 2 (1.94%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (25.24%) SLA
2 6 (5.83%) ISO 9001
2 6 (5.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.97%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.97%) vSphere
3 1 (0.97%) UAG
3 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (2.91%) OpenView
3 2 (1.94%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.94%) Nagios
4 1 (0.97%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 102 (99.03%) Cisco
2 51 (49.51%) F5
3 50 (48.54%) Juniper
4 43 (41.75%) CheckPoint
5 18 (17.48%) VMware
6 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
7 14 (13.59%) HP
8 10 (9.71%) McAfee
9 9 (8.74%) SolarWinds
10 7 (6.80%) Fortinet
11 6 (5.83%) SAP
12 4 (3.88%) Blue Coat
12 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.91%) Remedy
13 3 (2.91%) Avaya
13 3 (2.91%) Nortel
13 3 (2.91%) NetApp
13 3 (2.91%) Nokia
13 3 (2.91%) Aruba
13 3 (2.91%) ProCurve
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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