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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Administrator
Rank 545 520 494
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Network Administrator 18 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.043% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.046% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 8
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£325 £325 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £180 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £10.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+138.09% -16.00%
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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
42674 41220 37638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.60% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27249 25109 21792
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1679 1871 2280
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 0 6 £325 +40.54% 11
South East -24 4 £325 -31.57% 1
North West - 4 £388 -
Yorkshire -10 1 - - 3
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - - 4
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
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Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 27 (64.29%) Cisco
2 21 (50.00%) Firewall
3 19 (45.24%) WAN
3 19 (45.24%) LAN
4 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
6 12 (28.57%) SolarWinds
7 11 (26.19%) Wireshark
7 11 (26.19%) Windows
8 10 (23.81%) DNS
8 10 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (23.81%) F5
9 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
9 9 (21.43%) DHCP
10 8 (19.05%) CCNP
10 8 (19.05%) VoIP
10 8 (19.05%) SolarWinds Orion
10 8 (19.05%) VMware
10 8 (19.05%) NetScaler
11 7 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
11 7 (16.67%) Riverbed
11 7 (16.67%) CCVP
11 7 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
11 7 (16.67%) CCNA
11 7 (16.67%) CCDP
11 7 (16.67%) HP
11 7 (16.67%) Websense
12 6 (14.29%) OSPF

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) Firewall
2 19 (45.24%) WAN
2 19 (45.24%) LAN
3 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
4 11 (26.19%) Wireshark
5 10 (23.81%) DNS
5 10 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (21.43%) DHCP
7 8 (19.05%) VoIP
7 8 (19.05%) NetScaler
8 7 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
9 6 (14.29%) OSPF
9 6 (14.29%) VLAN
10 5 (11.90%) Wireless
11 4 (9.52%) MPLS
12 3 (7.14%) HSRP
12 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (7.14%) Network Security
12 3 (7.14%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) CMDB
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) SecurID
2 1 (2.38%) Open Source
2 1 (2.38%) EPoS
2 1 (2.38%) NHS
2 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.38%) VMS
5 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 7 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (11.90%) Network Management
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Change Management
5 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps
6 2 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.38%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VBScript
2 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.05%) CCNP
3 7 (16.67%) CCVP
3 7 (16.67%) CCNA
3 7 (16.67%) CCDP
4 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CCEA
5 1 (2.38%) CCIE
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (7.14%) vSphere
3 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.38%) Snort
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.38%) XenApp
4 1 (2.38%) Firmware
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.38%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.38%) HP NNM
3 1 (2.38%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Cisco
2 12 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 10 (23.81%) F5
4 8 (19.05%) VMware
5 7 (16.67%) Riverbed
5 7 (16.67%) HP
5 7 (16.67%) Websense
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.90%) Citrix
7 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (9.52%) Opsware
8 4 (9.52%) NetScout
9 3 (7.14%) Spiceworks
9 3 (7.14%) Dell
9 3 (7.14%) Juniper
9 3 (7.14%) IBM
10 2 (4.76%) Avaya
11 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.38%) IronPort
11 1 (2.38%) NetApp
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