Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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

Senior Network Engineer
UK > Wales
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 126 137
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 14 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.69% 0.63% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.65% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 17
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £34,400 £32,775 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,589 £57,946 £52,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,951 2,006 2,524
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 97.38% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,612 1,725 2,189
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £55,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured Senior Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in Wales

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in Wales

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in Wales over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in Wales

Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer within the Wales region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales +11 8 £47,500 +5.56%
South Wales -2 5 £37,000 +4.96% 1
North Wales - 1 £36,000 -
Senior Network Engineer
UK

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, Senior Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
1 13 (92.86%) CCNP
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Wireless
5 5 (35.71%) Wireshark
5 5 (35.71%) CCNA
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (28.57%) SLA
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
7 3 (21.43%) WLAN
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
8 2 (14.29%) Nortel
8 2 (14.29%) Clearswift
8 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 2 (14.29%) MPLS
8 2 (14.29%) OSPF
8 2 (14.29%) McAfee

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (35.71%) Wireshark
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) WLAN
6 2 (14.29%) BGP
6 2 (14.29%) MPLS
6 2 (14.29%) OSPF
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) SAN
7 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Change Management
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) CCNP
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) CCDP
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIE
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
5 1 (7.14%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Clearswift
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
4 2 (14.29%) McAfee
4 2 (14.29%) Nortel
4 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Aruba
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL