The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 464 407 432
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +25
Contract jobs citing Network Management 165 204 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.52% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 116 90
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £347
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 6
Median hourly rate £27.00 £19.50 £36.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -47.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.28 £17.70 £16.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.95 £32.65 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+73.91% -42.50%
Network Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41115 39220 37496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.13% 79.37% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27556 25280 24056
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1120 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Network Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Management across the England region.

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the England region.

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Network Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Network Management
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 Management within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -33 59 £381 +10.90% 12
South East -22 44 £415 +10.66% 5
West Midlands -9 14 £375 +2.73% 4
South West -1 13 £365 +1.38% 2
East of England +4 10 £235 -37.46% 7
North West -20 10 £600 +100.00% 3
East Midlands +10 7 £300 -33.33% 5
North East -40 5 £240 -
Yorkshire +8 1 - - 3
Network Management
UK

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 156 (55.91%) Cisco
2 106 (37.99%) Firewall
3 92 (32.97%) Cisco Certification
4 89 (31.90%) ITIL
5 88 (31.54%) WAN
6 65 (23.30%) Security Cleared
7 63 (22.58%) VPN
8 62 (22.22%) Wireless
9 61 (21.86%) LAN
10 58 (20.79%) SolarWinds
10 58 (20.79%) Network Security
10 58 (20.79%) Data Centre
11 55 (19.71%) Windows
12 52 (18.64%) TCP/IP
13 49 (17.56%) CCNP
14 46 (16.49%) MPLS
15 45 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
15 45 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
16 44 (15.77%) Finance
16 44 (15.77%) CheckPoint
17 43 (15.41%) Linux
18 40 (14.34%) Network Design
19 38 (13.62%) CCNA
20 37 (13.26%) ISDN
21 36 (12.90%) Change Management
22 35 (12.54%) Telecoms
22 35 (12.54%) Active Directory
23 34 (12.19%) HP
23 34 (12.19%) Microsoft
24 33 (11.83%) Project Management

Network Management
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 9 (3.23%) Skype for Business
2 8 (2.87%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.51%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.08%) IIS
5 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.72%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) CMS
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.36%) JBoss
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.58%) MS Office
2 10 (3.58%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.43%) Office 365
2 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (37.99%) Firewall
2 88 (31.54%) WAN
3 63 (22.58%) VPN
4 62 (22.22%) Wireless
5 61 (21.86%) LAN
6 58 (20.79%) Network Security
7 52 (18.64%) TCP/IP
8 46 (16.49%) MPLS
9 45 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 37 (13.26%) ISDN
11 28 (10.04%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (10.04%) OSPF
12 27 (9.68%) DHCP
12 27 (9.68%) DNS
13 26 (9.32%) BGP
14 25 (8.96%) SNMP
14 25 (8.96%) VoIP
15 24 (8.60%) Broadband
15 24 (8.60%) Internet
16 22 (7.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.43%) MySQL
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (1.08%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.36%) GIS
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.36%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.36%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.36%) JUnit
2 1 (0.36%) NetBeans
2 1 (0.36%) Subversion
2 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (15.77%) Finance
2 35 (12.54%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.23%) Retail
4 5 (1.79%) Back Office
5 4 (1.43%) Billing
5 4 (1.43%) Legal
6 3 (1.08%) Electronics
6 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.08%) Military
7 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (30.82%) Network Engineer
2 38 (13.62%) Analyst
3 30 (10.75%) Architect
4 25 (8.96%) Network Analyst
5 21 (7.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 19 (6.81%) Network Support
7 18 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 18 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 16 (5.73%) Support Engineer
9 14 (5.02%) Network Support Engineer
10 13 (4.66%) Network Manager
11 10 (3.58%) Cisco Support
11 10 (3.58%) Network Specialist
11 10 (3.58%) Project Manager
11 10 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (3.23%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
12 9 (3.23%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 9 (3.23%) Consultant
12 9 (3.23%) Senior Network Analyst
13 8 (2.87%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.38%) Middleware
2 14 (5.02%) 802.1X
3 13 (4.66%) CSS
4 11 (3.94%) Web Services
5 8 (2.87%) .NET
5 8 (2.87%) HTML
5 8 (2.87%) HTML5
6 7 (2.51%) CSS3
6 7 (2.51%) React
6 7 (2.51%) REST
6 7 (2.51%) SOAP
6 7 (2.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (1.08%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.72%) XML
9 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.36%) JSP
9 1 (0.36%) Servlets
9 1 (0.36%) Swing
9 1 (0.36%) XSL
9 1 (0.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 58 (20.79%) Data Centre
2 23 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.66%) Driving Licence
4 12 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.94%) Cryptography
5 11 (3.94%) User Experience
6 7 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.15%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.15%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.79%) AS400
8 5 (1.79%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.79%) Tandem
8 5 (1.79%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.43%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.43%) IPTV
9 4 (1.43%) New Media
9 4 (1.43%) Wiki
10 3 (1.08%) PKI
10 3 (1.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.71%) Windows
2 43 (15.41%) Linux
3 29 (10.39%) Unix
4 25 (8.96%) Windows Server
5 21 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (7.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (6.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.51%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.51%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.43%) AIX
10 4 (1.43%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.43%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.72%) CentOS
11 2 (0.72%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.72%) Solaris
11 2 (0.72%) SUSE
11 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.36%) HPUX
12 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (31.90%) ITIL
2 45 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
3 40 (14.34%) Network Design
4 36 (12.90%) Change Management
5 33 (11.83%) Project Management
6 28 (10.04%) Load Balancing
7 21 (7.53%) Problem Management
8 20 (7.17%) Service Management
9 19 (6.81%) Network Architecture
10 17 (6.09%) Incident Management
11 15 (5.38%) Migration
12 14 (5.02%) PRINCE2
13 13 (4.66%) ITSM
14 12 (4.30%) Capacity Management
14 12 (4.30%) Configuration Management
15 11 (3.94%) Information Security
15 11 (3.94%) Performance Monitoring
15 11 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (3.58%) Security Patching
17 9 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.94%) Perl
2 10 (3.58%) C
3 9 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.87%) C#
4 8 (2.87%) SQL
4 8 (2.87%) Tcl
5 7 (2.51%) VB
6 6 (2.15%) Python
7 4 (1.43%) Java
8 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.72%) Ruby
9 1 (0.36%) C++
9 1 (0.36%) Korn
9 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 92 (32.97%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (23.30%) Security Cleared
3 49 (17.56%) CCNP
4 38 (13.62%) CCNA
5 31 (11.11%) Degree
6 29 (10.39%) DV Cleared
6 29 (10.39%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.58%) CCIE
8 9 (3.23%) HND
8 9 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.87%) PMI Certification
10 7 (2.51%) MCSE
11 6 (2.15%) MCDBA
11 6 (2.15%) MCP
12 5 (1.79%) PMP
13 4 (1.43%) CCDP
13 4 (1.43%) CISSP
13 4 (1.43%) JNCIE
13 4 (1.43%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.24%) SLA
2 8 (2.87%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.08%) QA
5 2 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.72%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.72%) RMADS
6 1 (0.36%) COBIT
6 1 (0.36%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.36%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.36%) MiFID
6 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (12.54%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.23%) Terminal Server
4 8 (2.87%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.15%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.15%) XenApp
7 5 (1.79%) UAG
7 5 (1.79%) vSphere
7 5 (1.79%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.72%) Firmware
8 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.36%) Snort
9 1 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (9.68%) Cisco Prime
2 14 (5.02%) OPNET
3 11 (3.94%) OpenView
4 8 (2.87%) SCCM
4 8 (2.87%) Tivoli
5 7 (2.51%) Netcool
6 4 (1.43%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (1.43%) Nagios
6 4 (1.43%) OpenNMS
6 4 (1.43%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.08%) Ansible
7 3 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.08%) OVSD
7 3 (1.08%) SCOM
7 3 (1.08%) Terraform
8 2 (0.72%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.72%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.72%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.36%) AppManager
9 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 156 (55.91%) Cisco
2 58 (20.79%) SolarWinds
3 44 (15.77%) CheckPoint
4 34 (12.19%) HP
4 34 (12.19%) Microsoft
5 33 (11.83%) F5
6 30 (10.75%) Juniper
7 25 (8.96%) Riverbed
7 25 (8.96%) VMware
8 21 (7.53%) IBM
9 20 (7.17%) CA
10 19 (6.81%) Citrix
11 18 (6.45%) Nokia
12 15 (5.38%) Blue Coat
12 15 (5.38%) Oracle
13 14 (5.02%) Splunk
14 12 (4.30%) EMC
14 12 (4.30%) Palo Alto
15 9 (3.23%) IronPort
15 9 (3.23%) Red Hat
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Oscar
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Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
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London
Mccabe & Barton
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