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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Administrator
Rank 547 547 549
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Administrator 26 24 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.050% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.054% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 16
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£235 £325 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.69% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £250 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £325 £225
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £160.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.00
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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
47442 44830 50194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.03% 92.84% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29510 27391 28804
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1899 1942 2459
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.03 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +14 12 £290 -6.45% 5
North West 0 5 £175 -41.66%
South East -5 3 £325 - 3
West Midlands - 3 £235 - 2
East of England -34 1 - -
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 35 (71.43%) LAN
1 35 (71.43%) Cisco
2 31 (63.27%) WAN
3 30 (61.22%) Firewall
4 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (46.94%) SolarWinds
6 20 (40.82%) VoIP
7 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
8 18 (36.73%) Cisco IPT
8 18 (36.73%) Cisco CUCM
9 15 (30.61%) Windows
10 14 (28.57%) CCNA
11 13 (26.53%) MPLS
11 13 (26.53%) VPN
11 13 (26.53%) DNS
11 13 (26.53%) DHCP
12 12 (24.49%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (22.45%) OPNET
13 11 (22.45%) Wireshark
13 11 (22.45%) XMPP
13 11 (22.45%) IP Telephony
13 11 (22.45%) ITIL
13 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
14 10 (20.41%) VMware
14 10 (20.41%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (18.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
15 9 (18.37%) CCNP
16 8 (16.33%) HP
16 8 (16.33%) ITIL Certification

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (71.43%) LAN
2 31 (63.27%) WAN
3 30 (61.22%) Firewall
4 20 (40.82%) VoIP
5 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
6 18 (36.73%) Cisco IPT
7 13 (26.53%) VPN
7 13 (26.53%) DHCP
7 13 (26.53%) DNS
7 13 (26.53%) MPLS
8 11 (22.45%) IP Telephony
8 11 (22.45%) Wireshark
9 10 (20.41%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (16.33%) NetScaler
11 7 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (14.29%) Wireless
11 7 (14.29%) Network Security
11 7 (14.29%) OSPF
12 4 (8.16%) SAN
12 4 (8.16%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.04%) MSI
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) EPoS
2 1 (2.04%) Handset
2 1 (2.04%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.16%) UNIX
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.12%) Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.04%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (22.45%) ITIL
3 8 (16.33%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
5 6 (12.24%) Migration
6 2 (4.08%) DevOps
6 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.04%) Workflow
7 1 (2.04%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.04%) Network Management
7 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) VBScript
3 1 (2.04%) VB
3 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (28.57%) CCNA
3 9 (18.37%) CCNP
4 8 (16.33%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (14.29%) CCVP
5 7 (14.29%) CCDP
6 3 (6.12%) MCSA
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.08%) CCSA
7 2 (4.08%) CCSE
7 2 (4.08%) MCSE
7 2 (4.08%) CCSP
7 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.04%) MCSM
8 1 (2.04%) CCIE
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.04%) CCEA
8 1 (2.04%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
3 2 (4.08%) OpenSSH
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
3 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (36.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (22.45%) OPNET
3 7 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.04%) SCCM
5 1 (2.04%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Cisco
2 23 (46.94%) SolarWinds
3 10 (20.41%) VMware
4 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (16.33%) HP
5 8 (16.33%) F5
5 8 (16.33%) Riverbed
6 7 (14.29%) Websense
6 7 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 5 (10.20%) Citrix
8 4 (8.16%) Juniper
8 4 (8.16%) IBM
8 4 (8.16%) Spiceworks
9 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.12%) Dell
10 1 (2.04%) NetApp
10 1 (2.04%) Symantec
10 1 (2.04%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.04%) Veeam
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