The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Network Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Administrator
UK / England
Rank 549 569 563
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Administrator 21 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.049% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.052% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 10
Median daily rate £360 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £248 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £439 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.09 £29.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.08% +18.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.09 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-43.05% +20.00%

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
38632 44173 43901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25327 28502 28056
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1597 1772
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Network Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Network Administrator in the job title.

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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 13 £363 -12.12% 4
South East +18 4 £144 -59.00% 1
Yorkshire +20 3 £250 +66.66%
South West +8 1 - - 1
Network Administrator
UK

Network Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Network Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Network Administrator in the job title.

1 28 (62.22%) Cisco
2 26 (57.78%) Firewall
3 23 (51.11%) CheckPoint
4 19 (42.22%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (42.22%) TCP/IP
5 18 (40.00%) LAN
5 18 (40.00%) WAN
6 16 (35.56%) Nagios
7 15 (33.33%) Internet
7 15 (33.33%) Linux
8 14 (31.11%) DNS
8 14 (31.11%) CCNP
8 14 (31.11%) Information Security
9 13 (28.89%) VPN
10 12 (26.67%) OSPF
11 11 (24.44%) SSL
11 11 (24.44%) CCNA
12 10 (22.22%) Ethernet
12 10 (22.22%) Wireshark
13 9 (20.00%) Network Security
13 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (17.78%) Infoblox
14 8 (17.78%) CCVP
14 8 (17.78%) Wireless
14 8 (17.78%) Windows
14 8 (17.78%) IPv6
14 8 (17.78%) VoIP
15 7 (15.56%) DHCP
15 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
15 7 (15.56%) Microsoft

Network Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Office 365
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (57.78%) Firewall
2 19 (42.22%) TCP/IP
3 18 (40.00%) LAN
3 18 (40.00%) WAN
4 15 (33.33%) Internet
5 14 (31.11%) DNS
6 13 (28.89%) VPN
7 12 (26.67%) OSPF
8 11 (24.44%) SSL
9 10 (22.22%) Ethernet
9 10 (22.22%) Wireshark
10 9 (20.00%) Network Security
11 8 (17.78%) IPv6
11 8 (17.78%) VoIP
11 8 (17.78%) Wireless
12 7 (15.56%) DHCP
12 7 (15.56%) IPv4
13 6 (13.33%) MRTG
13 6 (13.33%) SAN
13 6 (13.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (11.11%) Advertising
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
4 1 (2.22%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Information Security
2 5 (11.11%) Network Design
3 4 (8.89%) ITIL
3 4 (8.89%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (6.67%) E-Discovery
4 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (4.44%) Line Management
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.22%) Change Management
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.22%) Network Management
6 1 (2.22%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) Perl
2 1 (2.22%) PHP
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VB
2 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (31.11%) CCNP
3 11 (24.44%) CCNA
4 8 (17.78%) CCVP
5 5 (11.11%) CISSP
5 5 (11.11%) GIAC
6 2 (4.44%) CCSA
6 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.22%) CCA
7 1 (2.22%) CCDE
7 1 (2.22%) CCDP
7 1 (2.22%) CCIE
7 1 (2.22%) CCSE
7 1 (2.22%) SANS
7 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) BS7799
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) Terminal Server
3 3 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.44%) Firmware
4 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (35.56%) Nagios
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (6.67%) EnCase
4 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.22%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (2.22%) SCCM
4 1 (2.22%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Cisco
2 23 (51.11%) CheckPoint
3 8 (17.78%) Infoblox
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.11%) VMware
6 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.67%) Citrix
7 3 (6.67%) Juniper
7 3 (6.67%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.44%) F5
8 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.44%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (2.22%) FireEye
9 1 (2.22%) HP
9 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.22%) Rockwell
9 1 (2.22%) Siemens
9 1 (2.22%) Sony
9 1 (2.22%) Verint