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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Management
Rank 107 96 114
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Contract jobs citing Network Management 16 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 0.83% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.18% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 1
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£340 £325 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -29.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £349 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +26.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £105.00
% change year-on-year
-42.50% -61.90%
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
1815 1782 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.54% 70.41% 68.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 867 682
Average daily rate £400 £380 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 41
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £11.25 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Network Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 7 £370 +13.84% 6
Slough +3 4 £250 +7.52% 1
Bracknell +2 2 £400 +5.26%
Network Management
South East

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Management.

1 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
3 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 10 (27.78%) Cisco
4 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.00%) VPN
4 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (25.00%) SNMP
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (22.22%) Firewall
5 8 (22.22%) Network Design
5 8 (22.22%) VLAN
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
6 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
6 7 (19.44%) SCCM
6 7 (19.44%) SCOM
6 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (19.44%) IPsec
6 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
6 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
6 7 (19.44%) OSPF
6 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
6 7 (19.44%) MCP
6 7 (19.44%) MCSE
6 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
6 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
6 7 (19.44%) Linux
7 6 (16.67%) Juniper

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) Documentum
3 2 (5.56%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
1 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) VPN
1 9 (25.00%) SNMP
2 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 8 (22.22%) VLAN
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (19.44%) IPsec
3 7 (19.44%) OSPF
4 5 (13.89%) WAN
4 5 (13.89%) LAN
4 5 (13.89%) VoIP
4 5 (13.89%) FWSM
4 5 (13.89%) 4G
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 4 (11.11%) RIP
5 4 (11.11%) BGP
6 3 (8.33%) 3G
6 3 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Design Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) IP Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Network Design Architect
6 2 (5.56%) IT Support
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) jQuery
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) WinForms
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.56%) GIS
1 2 (5.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
3 7 (19.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) Network Design
3 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
4 6 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) Change Management
6 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Network Planning
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.56%) Use Case
9 1 (2.78%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) MCP
2 7 (19.44%) MCSE
3 5 (13.89%) CCDP
3 5 (13.89%) CISSP
3 5 (13.89%) Check Point Certification
3 5 (13.89%) CCIE
3 5 (13.89%) CCSP
4 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) CCNA
5 3 (8.33%) CCNP
6 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.78%) PMP
6 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.78%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
1 7 (19.44%) SCOM
2 3 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (8.33%) Netcool
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.78%) OpenView
4 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.78%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Cisco
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
4 6 (16.67%) Juniper
5 5 (13.89%) Redback
5 5 (13.89%) Radware
5 5 (13.89%) Nokia
5 5 (13.89%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) F5
7 2 (5.56%) Tufin
7 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.56%) Infoblox
7 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.56%) Remedy
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) Cramer
8 1 (2.78%) ComArch
8 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.78%) Infovista