The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 103 116 104
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing Network Management 11 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.48% 0.31% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.41% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Median daily rate £381 £413 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.57% +63.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £343 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £348
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +95.29%
Network Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1851 1962 1918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.10% 76.16% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 968 1122 949
Median daily rate £420 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 71 21
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +97.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Management across the Berkshire region.

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the Berkshire region.

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +17 8 £381 -1.61% 4
Bracknell - 2 £375 -
Maidenhead 0 1 £500 -
Network Management
South East

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
5 7 (26.92%) HP
5 7 (26.92%) CCNP
5 7 (26.92%) WAN
5 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
5 7 (26.92%) SolarWinds
6 6 (23.08%) Riverbed
6 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
6 6 (23.08%) Network Architecture
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) OPNET
6 6 (23.08%) Network Design
6 6 (23.08%) Network Security
6 6 (23.08%) Change Management
6 6 (23.08%) Juniper
6 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
7 5 (19.23%) CCNA
7 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (19.23%) Tufin
8 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
8 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
8 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
8 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (11.54%) Documentum
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MicroStation
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) WAN
3 6 (23.08%) Network Security
4 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 4 (15.38%) Internet
4 4 (15.38%) LAN
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (11.54%) MPLS
5 3 (11.54%) SNMP
5 3 (11.54%) VLAN
5 3 (11.54%) VPN
5 3 (11.54%) Wireless
6 2 (7.69%) BGP
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (7.69%) IPsec
6 2 (7.69%) OSPF
7 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) GIS
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Back Office
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) IP Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Network Planner
5 1 (3.85%) OSS Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Product Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
2 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Change Management
1 6 (23.08%) Network Architecture
1 6 (23.08%) Network Design
2 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (3.85%) Change Control
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.85%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (26.92%) CCNP
4 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
5 5 (19.23%) CCNA
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.85%) CCIE
8 1 (3.85%) Degree
8 1 (3.85%) HND
8 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.85%) JNCIE
8 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) OPNET
2 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) Nessus
3 1 (3.85%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
2 7 (26.92%) HP
2 7 (26.92%) SolarWinds
3 6 (23.08%) Juniper
3 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
3 6 (23.08%) Riverbed
4 5 (19.23%) Tufin
5 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) EMC
6 3 (11.54%) F5
6 3 (11.54%) TippingPoint
7 2 (7.69%) Aruba
8 1 (3.85%) Autodesk
8 1 (3.85%) Avaya
8 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.85%) Clearswift
8 1 (3.85%) Infoblox
8 1 (3.85%) VMware