Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £43,250 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 136 131
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 11 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.51% 0.41% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.42% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 20
Wales median annual salary £43,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.50% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £30,375 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £43,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2097 2647 2692
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.08% 97.89% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1800 2246 2241
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,375 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 2017. 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
South Wales +19 8 £34,000 -32.00%
West Wales -21 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Senior Network Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Juniper
5 5 (45.45%) OSPF
5 5 (45.45%) BGP
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) SNMP
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (36.36%) CentOS
6 4 (36.36%) CMDB
6 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 4 (36.36%) Change Management
6 4 (36.36%) Law
6 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
6 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) SQL

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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Bluemix
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) BGP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) OSPF
2 5 (45.45%) SNMP
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
4 3 (27.27%) IGRP
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) HSRP
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) Multicast
5 2 (18.18%) SONET
5 2 (18.18%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (36.36%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) CMDB
1 4 (36.36%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) Public Cloud
2 3 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) CentOS
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CCNP
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CCDP
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) F5
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) Sun
7 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
7 1 (9.09%) Splunk
7 1 (9.09%) Vyatta