The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Administrator
Rank 547 527 528
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Administrator 17 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.045% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.049% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 23
Average daily rate
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£325 £256 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -11.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £176 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £206 £200
% change year-on-year
+57.57% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £160.00 £13.17 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1115.11% -28.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.17 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -29.77%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45686 43047 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28284 25787 27971
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1846 1994 2539
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Network Administrator
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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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
London +8 10 £375 +78.57% 9
South East -14 2 £325 +62.50% 3
West Midlands - 2 £283 - 1
North West - 2 £218 - 2
East of England - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 2
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Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 34 (73.91%) Cisco
2 25 (54.35%) LAN
2 25 (54.35%) Firewall
3 24 (52.17%) WAN
4 23 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (34.78%) SolarWinds
6 15 (32.61%) Cisco CUCM
6 15 (32.61%) CCNA
6 15 (32.61%) VoIP
7 14 (30.43%) VPN
7 14 (30.43%) ITIL
7 14 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (30.43%) Cisco IPT
8 13 (28.26%) IP Telephony
8 13 (28.26%) XMPP
8 13 (28.26%) OPNET
8 13 (28.26%) Windows
8 13 (28.26%) MPLS
9 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
9 10 (21.74%) Wireless
9 10 (21.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (19.57%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
11 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.22%) DNS
11 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
11 7 (15.22%) DHCP
12 6 (13.04%) Network Security
12 6 (13.04%) VMware
12 6 (13.04%) HP

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (54.35%) LAN
1 25 (54.35%) Firewall
2 24 (52.17%) WAN
3 15 (32.61%) VoIP
4 14 (30.43%) VPN
4 14 (30.43%) Cisco IPT
5 13 (28.26%) IP Telephony
5 13 (28.26%) MPLS
6 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
6 10 (21.74%) Wireless
7 7 (15.22%) DNS
7 7 (15.22%) DHCP
8 6 (13.04%) Network Security
8 6 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (10.87%) OSPF
10 4 (8.70%) ISDN
10 4 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
11 3 (6.52%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) XMPP
2 1 (2.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) EPoS
2 1 (2.17%) iSeries
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) UNIX
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.35%) NetWare
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) ITIL
1 14 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.70%) Migration
2 4 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
3 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 2 (4.35%) Network Management
4 1 (2.17%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (2.17%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.17%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.17%) Change Management
4 1 (2.17%) Workflow
4 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) RPG
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (32.61%) CCNA
3 9 (19.57%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.87%) MCSA
5 4 (8.70%) MCSE
5 4 (8.70%) CCNP
6 3 (6.52%) JNCIE
6 3 (6.52%) CCIE
7 2 (4.35%) MCP
7 2 (4.35%) CCSP
7 2 (4.35%) CCSA
7 2 (4.35%) CCVP
7 2 (4.35%) CCSE
7 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.17%) MCSM
8 1 (2.17%) Degree
8 1 (2.17%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) OpenSSH
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (28.26%) OPNET
3 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.17%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 34 (73.91%) Cisco
2 16 (34.78%) SolarWinds
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.04%) VMware
4 6 (13.04%) HP
5 5 (10.87%) Juniper
6 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix
7 2 (4.35%) IBM
7 2 (4.35%) Avaya
7 2 (4.35%) Novell
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.35%) Mitel
7 2 (4.35%) F5
7 2 (4.35%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.17%) Spiceworks
8 1 (2.17%) Veeam
8 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.17%) Websense
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