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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Administrator
Rank 620 579 564
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Network Administrator 7 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.037% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.040% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 21
Average daily rate £223 £183 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.05% -47.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £388 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% +32.14%
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
48697 48044 46983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32114 29627 29164
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1932 1948
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 East -18 5 £223 +17.23% 4
East of England +3 1 £320 - 1
London -8 1 £150 -53.84% 3
Network Administrator
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Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) Firewall
3 12 (41.38%) WAN
3 12 (41.38%) LAN
4 10 (34.48%) Linux
4 10 (34.48%) VPN
5 6 (20.69%) DNS
5 6 (20.69%) OSPF
5 6 (20.69%) BGP
5 6 (20.69%) VMware
5 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
6 5 (17.24%) Big Data
6 5 (17.24%) Cloudera
6 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
6 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
6 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
6 5 (17.24%) Open Source
6 5 (17.24%) HP
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (17.24%) CCNA
6 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
6 5 (17.24%) DHCP
6 5 (17.24%) Windows
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 4 (13.79%) Unix
7 4 (13.79%) CCNP
7 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
7 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 3 (10.34%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) Firewall
2 12 (41.38%) LAN
2 12 (41.38%) WAN
3 10 (34.48%) VPN
4 6 (20.69%) BGP
4 6 (20.69%) DNS
4 6 (20.69%) OSPF
5 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (10.34%) FTP
6 3 (10.34%) IGRP
6 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
6 3 (10.34%) SSH
6 3 (10.34%) SSL
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (6.90%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.90%) Network Security
7 2 (6.90%) SNMP
7 2 (6.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Big Data
1 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Military
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) CentOS
4 3 (10.34%) Debian
4 3 (10.34%) Solaris
4 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (17.24%) Open Source
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics
4 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.45%) Network Management
5 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.45%) Server Building
5 1 (3.45%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (3.45%) Ticket Management
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
1 3 (10.34%) Korn
1 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) CCNA
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) CCNP
2 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) iptables
2 3 (10.34%) NFS
2 3 (10.34%) Postfix
2 3 (10.34%) Samba
2 3 (10.34%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Ceph
3 1 (3.45%) Dovecot
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) KVM
3 1 (3.45%) Squid
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (10.34%) systemd
2 2 (6.90%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Cacti
3 1 (3.45%) CFEngine
3 1 (3.45%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.45%) Nessus
3 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.45%) RANCID
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) Cloudera
3 5 (17.24%) HP
4 4 (13.79%) F5
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.34%) Supermicro
6 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
6 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.90%) CA
6 2 (6.90%) Infoblox
6 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) Aruba
7 1 (3.45%) i2
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.45%) SAP
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec
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