The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 54 48 42
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.49% 3.73% 3.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 3.81% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 19
Median salary £41,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 554 683 634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.58% 97.99% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 502 547 556
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Cardiff over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Cardiff

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cardiff region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) Juniper
3 12 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 11 (52.38%) LAN
4 11 (52.38%) F5
5 10 (47.62%) WAN
5 10 (47.62%) Internet
6 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 8 (38.10%) MPLS
7 8 (38.10%) BGP
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (33.33%) VPN
8 7 (33.33%) DNS
9 6 (28.57%) FTP
9 6 (28.57%) IPv4
9 6 (28.57%) IPv6
9 6 (28.57%) OSPF
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (28.57%) IPsec
9 6 (28.57%) VMware
9 6 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
10 5 (23.81%) CCNA
10 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
10 5 (23.81%) Windows
10 5 (23.81%) Linux
10 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) IaaS
3 2 (9.52%) Bluemix
3 2 (9.52%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) PaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) LAN
3 10 (47.62%) Internet
3 10 (47.62%) WAN
4 8 (38.10%) BGP
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (38.10%) MPLS
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
5 7 (33.33%) VPN
6 6 (28.57%) FTP
6 6 (28.57%) IPsec
6 6 (28.57%) IPv4
6 6 (28.57%) IPv6
6 6 (28.57%) OSPF
7 3 (14.29%) HSRP
7 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (14.29%) Wireless
8 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
8 2 (9.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (14.29%) CMDB
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Fintech
4 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Native
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (4.76%) IVR
5 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.52%) CentOS
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Open Source
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Network Management
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) CCNP
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Docker
3 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) Juniper
3 12 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 11 (52.38%) F5
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
8 2 (9.52%) AppDynamics
8 2 (9.52%) Avaya
8 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle
8 2 (9.52%) Splunk
8 2 (9.52%) Vyatta
9 1 (4.76%) Citrix
9 1 (4.76%) Dell
9 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.76%) IBM
9 1 (4.76%) Intel
9 1 (4.76%) Nokia
9 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
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