The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Administrator
Rank 577 570 561
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Administrator 19 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.049% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.052% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 10
Average daily rate £320 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £209 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £313 £475
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -34.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% +76.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+62.16% +76.19%
Network Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Administrator in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network Administrator Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Network Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Network Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South West +8 5 £299 -33.61%
London +5 5 £425 +6.25% 3
East of England - 5 £320 - 2
South East +15 2 £238 -22.68% 4
Yorkshire -21 2 £150 -
Network Administrator
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Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Administrator in their job title 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 with Network Administrator in their job title.

1 45 (78.95%) Cisco
2 33 (57.89%) Firewall
3 21 (36.84%) WAN
4 19 (33.33%) LAN
4 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 18 (31.58%) Linux
6 15 (26.32%) VPN
6 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (24.56%) CCNA
8 13 (22.81%) Windows
8 13 (22.81%) Finance
9 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
9 12 (21.05%) OSPF
10 11 (19.30%) F5
11 10 (17.54%) BGP
11 10 (17.54%) Internet
12 9 (15.79%) ITIL
12 9 (15.79%) VMware
13 8 (14.04%) Wireless
13 8 (14.04%) Juniper
14 7 (12.28%) Firmware
14 7 (12.28%) Nagios
14 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
14 7 (12.28%) HP
14 7 (12.28%) SLA
14 7 (12.28%) CCNP
14 7 (12.28%) Ethernet
14 7 (12.28%) Change Management
14 7 (12.28%) Information Security
14 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Administrator in their job title 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 with Network Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.26%) Apache
2 3 (5.26%) IIS
2 3 (5.26%) SAS
3 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (57.89%) Firewall
2 21 (36.84%) WAN
3 19 (33.33%) LAN
3 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 15 (26.32%) VPN
5 12 (21.05%) OSPF
6 10 (17.54%) BGP
6 10 (17.54%) Internet
7 8 (14.04%) Wireless
8 7 (12.28%) Ethernet
9 6 (10.53%) BIG-IP
9 6 (10.53%) DNS
9 6 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (10.53%) Network Security
9 6 (10.53%) VoIP
9 6 (10.53%) WLAN
10 5 (8.77%) DHCP
11 4 (7.02%) MPLS
11 4 (7.02%) SSL
11 4 (7.02%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) Big Data
1 5 (8.77%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Military
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) POSIX
2 1 (1.75%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.51%) CMDB
3 2 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.26%) CentOS
4 3 (5.26%) Debian
4 3 (5.26%) Solaris
4 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.26%) Unix
4 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) ITIL
2 7 (12.28%) Change Management
2 7 (12.28%) Information Security
3 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.53%) Open Source
4 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (7.02%) High Availability
5 4 (7.02%) Network Design
5 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Analytics
7 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.51%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.51%) E-Discovery
7 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.51%) Network Management
7 2 (3.51%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.26%) Korn
2 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.51%) Perl
3 2 (3.51%) Python
4 1 (1.75%) C
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (24.56%) CCNA
3 7 (12.28%) CCNP
4 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 5 (8.77%) CCSA
6 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.51%) CCSE
7 2 (3.51%) CISSP
7 2 (3.51%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.75%) CCVP
8 1 (1.75%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
1 7 (12.28%) Firmware
1 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) Samba
3 3 (5.26%) iptables
3 3 (5.26%) NFS
3 3 (5.26%) Postfix
3 3 (5.26%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.75%) BIND 9
4 1 (1.75%) Ceph
4 1 (1.75%) Docker
4 1 (1.75%) Dovecot
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.75%) KVM
4 1 (1.75%) oVirt
4 1 (1.75%) pfSense
4 1 (1.75%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Nagios
2 4 (7.02%) Puppet
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (5.26%) systemd
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.51%) EnCase
5 1 (1.75%) Ansible
5 1 (1.75%) Cacti
5 1 (1.75%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.75%) RANCID
5 1 (1.75%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.75%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 45 (78.95%) Cisco
2 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
3 11 (19.30%) F5
4 9 (15.79%) VMware
5 8 (14.04%) Juniper
6 7 (12.28%) HP
7 5 (8.77%) Cloudera
8 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.26%) BT
9 3 (5.26%) Citrix
9 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.26%) Splunk
9 3 (5.26%) Supermicro
9 3 (5.26%) Verint
10 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
10 2 (3.51%) CA
10 2 (3.51%) FireEye
10 2 (3.51%) Infoblox
10 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.51%) SonicWALL
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Rate: £150 per day
Posted: 14 days ago