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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 99 104 110
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Management 9 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.47% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.61% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 13
Median daily rate £300 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.79% +28.92%
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
1593 1981 1952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.73% 77.87% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 1056 1039
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 93 23
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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
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 11 December 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 +4 8 £300 - 3
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Network Management
South East

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 13 (76.47%) Cisco
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
4 6 (35.29%) Juniper
4 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) OSPF
5 5 (29.41%) BGP
5 5 (29.41%) SNMP
5 5 (29.41%) HP
5 5 (29.41%) VPN
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
5 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
6 4 (23.53%) Riverbed
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (23.53%) xDSL
6 4 (23.53%) CMDB
6 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
6 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) SLA

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 (17.65%) Documentum
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) MPLS
4 5 (29.41%) BGP
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (29.41%) OSPF
4 5 (29.41%) SNMP
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (23.53%) DSL
5 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
5 4 (23.53%) IPsec
5 4 (23.53%) L2TP
5 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 4 (23.53%) PPP
5 4 (23.53%) Wireless
5 4 (23.53%) X.21
5 4 (23.53%) xDSL
6 3 (17.65%) Network Security
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3G Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 4G Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) LTE Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) CMDB
3 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Change Management
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
4 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.88%) Stress Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
7 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNA
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) CCNP
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) OPNET
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
2 6 (35.29%) Juniper
3 5 (29.41%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
4 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
4 4 (23.53%) Riverbed
5 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) F5
6 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
7 1 (5.88%) Mitel
7 1 (5.88%) Polycom
7 1 (5.88%) Tandberg
7 1 (5.88%) TippingPoint
7 1 (5.88%) Tufin