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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Management
UK / England
Rank 426 484 405
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -79
Contract jobs citing Network Management 150 119 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.25% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.30% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 73 112
Median daily rate £375 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Median hourly rate £30.25 £38.86 £42.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.15% -9.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.53 £12.72 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £65.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £42.46 £55.65
% change year-on-year
-30.46% -23.70%

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
34320 39574 38070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.95% 82.84% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22958 26223 24388
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 850 1079 1034
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +37.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 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 +54 72 £438 +9.37% 14
South East -5 24 £460 +26.89% 9
West Midlands +18 22 £375 - 2
South West +18 18 £140 -61.11% 4
East of England 0 6 £194 -17.55% 3
East Midlands +7 2 £265 +6.00% 1
North West +6 2 - - 7
Yorkshire +16 1 - -
North East - 1 £105 -
Network Management
UK

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 181 (56.74%) Cisco
2 141 (44.20%) Firewall
3 115 (36.05%) Cisco Certification
4 110 (34.48%) Windows
5 109 (34.17%) LAN
6 108 (33.86%) WAN
7 92 (28.84%) ITIL
8 87 (27.27%) Network Security
9 74 (23.20%) Microsoft
10 73 (22.88%) CCNP
11 68 (21.32%) Juniper
12 67 (21.00%) Security Cleared
13 66 (20.69%) Wireless
14 62 (19.44%) CCNA
14 62 (19.44%) SC Cleared
14 62 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
15 61 (19.12%) Cisco ASA
15 61 (19.12%) VPN
15 61 (19.12%) CheckPoint
16 60 (18.81%) Data Centre
17 57 (17.87%) VMware
18 56 (17.55%) Active Directory
18 56 (17.55%) Windows Server
19 55 (17.24%) TCP/IP
20 50 (15.67%) VMware Infrastructure
21 49 (15.36%) DNS
21 49 (15.36%) Linux
22 48 (15.05%) MPLS
23 45 (14.11%) OSPF
23 45 (14.11%) BGP

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 18 (5.64%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.02%) IIS
3 10 (3.13%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.94%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.94%) JBoss
7 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.31%) Apache
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.31%) CMS
8 1 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.31%) SAS
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 30 (9.40%) MS Office
3 17 (5.33%) MS Visio
4 16 (5.02%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.25%) MS Project
6 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.31%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (3.45%) SaaS
2 6 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.63%) Office 365
4 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 141 (44.20%) Firewall
2 109 (34.17%) LAN
3 108 (33.86%) WAN
4 87 (27.27%) Network Security
5 66 (20.69%) Wireless
6 62 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 61 (19.12%) Cisco ASA
7 61 (19.12%) VPN
8 55 (17.24%) TCP/IP
9 49 (15.36%) DNS
10 48 (15.05%) MPLS
11 45 (14.11%) BGP
11 45 (14.11%) OSPF
12 44 (13.79%) DHCP
13 37 (11.60%) SNMP
14 33 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
15 32 (10.03%) Internet
16 26 (8.15%) ISDN
17 23 (7.21%) Ethernet
17 23 (7.21%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.19%) MySQL
4 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.31%) Big Data
6 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.31%) DTS
6 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.31%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.31%) QlikView
6 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.57%) CruiseControl
2 5 (1.57%) TeamCity
2 5 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.94%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.94%) JUnit
4 3 (0.94%) NetBeans
4 3 (0.94%) Subversion
5 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.31%) Selenium
6 1 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (10.34%) Finance
2 24 (7.52%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.33%) Banking
4 12 (3.76%) Law
5 10 (3.13%) Back Office
6 6 (1.88%) Front Office
7 5 (1.57%) Billing
7 5 (1.57%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.25%) Military
8 4 (1.25%) Retail
9 2 (0.63%) Automotive
9 2 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Local Government
10 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.31%) German Language
10 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 100 (31.35%) Network Engineer
2 45 (14.11%) Support Engineer
3 37 (11.60%) Analyst
4 34 (10.66%) Architect
5 32 (10.03%) Cisco Engineer
5 32 (10.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 26 (8.15%) Network Analyst
7 23 (7.21%) Senior Network Engineer
8 21 (6.58%) Network Support
9 18 (5.64%) Network Support Engineer
10 15 (4.70%) 1st Line Support
11 14 (4.39%) Customer Engineer
11 14 (4.39%) Customer Support Engineer
11 14 (4.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.39%) Network Manager
12 12 (3.76%) 1st Line Engineer
12 12 (3.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 12 (3.76%) Network Security Engineer
12 12 (3.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 12 (3.76%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.27%) 802.1X
2 15 (4.70%) .NET
3 9 (2.82%) Web Services
4 7 (2.19%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.88%) CSS
5 6 (1.88%) J2EE
5 6 (1.88%) jQuery
5 6 (1.88%) WCF
5 6 (1.88%) WF
6 5 (1.57%) HTML
7 4 (1.25%) XML
7 4 (1.25%) XSLT
8 3 (0.94%) COM
8 3 (0.94%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.94%) Java RMI
8 3 (0.94%) JSP
8 3 (0.94%) Servlets
8 3 (0.94%) Swing
8 3 (0.94%) XHTML
8 3 (0.94%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.81%) Data Centre
2 26 (8.15%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.45%) Clustering
5 10 (3.13%) CMDB
5 10 (3.13%) Mainframe
6 7 (2.19%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (1.88%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.88%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.57%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.57%) PKI
8 5 (1.57%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.25%) Replication
10 3 (0.94%) LPAR
11 2 (0.63%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.63%) RSA SecurID
11 2 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (34.48%) Windows
2 56 (17.55%) Windows Server
3 49 (15.36%) Linux
4 40 (12.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (8.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (6.90%) Unix
6 22 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 15 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (4.08%) Windows 8
9 12 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.82%) Mac OS X
11 8 (2.51%) Apple iOS
12 7 (2.19%) Mac OS
12 7 (2.19%) SUSE
13 5 (1.57%) CentOS
13 5 (1.57%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.94%) Android
14 3 (0.94%) NetWare
14 3 (0.94%) zOS
15 2 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (28.84%) ITIL
2 39 (12.23%) Service Delivery
3 31 (9.72%) Network Design
4 30 (9.40%) Configuration Management
4 30 (9.40%) Problem Management
5 28 (8.78%) Network Monitoring
6 27 (8.46%) Project Management
6 27 (8.46%) Service Management
7 26 (8.15%) Change Management
8 24 (7.52%) Time Management
9 23 (7.21%) Incident Management
10 22 (6.90%) Load Balancing
11 21 (6.58%) ITIL V3
12 20 (6.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (6.27%) Migration
13 17 (5.33%) ITSM
14 16 (5.02%) Performance Management
15 15 (4.70%) Capacity Management
15 15 (4.70%) Process Improvement
16 14 (4.39%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (7.84%) SQL
2 17 (5.33%) PowerShell
3 16 (5.02%) Python
4 14 (4.39%) C#
5 9 (2.82%) Perl
6 4 (1.25%) C
6 4 (1.25%) C++
6 4 (1.25%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.94%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.94%) Java
7 3 (0.94%) PHP
7 3 (0.94%) Tcl
8 1 (0.31%) Prolog
8 1 (0.31%) Ruby
8 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 115 (36.05%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (22.88%) CCNP
3 67 (21.00%) Security Cleared
4 62 (19.44%) CCNA
4 62 (19.44%) SC Cleared
5 32 (10.03%) DBS Check
6 18 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (4.08%) CCIE
8 11 (3.45%) Degree
9 10 (3.13%) CCDP
9 10 (3.13%) MCSA
10 9 (2.82%) CCSE
10 9 (2.82%) DV Cleared
10 9 (2.82%) JNCIS
11 8 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.19%) MCP
12 7 (2.19%) MCSE
13 6 (1.88%) CISSP
13 6 (1.88%) JNCIP
13 6 (1.88%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.34%) SLA
2 11 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.57%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.31%) EMIR
5 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 56 (17.55%) Active Directory
2 50 (15.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (7.21%) Hyper-V
4 19 (5.96%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (2.51%) ProxySG
6 7 (2.19%) vSphere
7 3 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.94%) NFS
7 3 (0.94%) vCloud
8 2 (0.63%) Docker
9 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.31%) etcd
9 1 (0.31%) LXC
9 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (5.64%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (2.82%) OPNET
3 9 (2.82%) SCCM
4 8 (2.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (2.51%) Nagios
4 8 (2.51%) PowerCLI
5 6 (1.88%) Puppet
6 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (1.57%) OpenView
6 5 (1.57%) SCOM
7 4 (1.25%) DameWare
7 4 (1.25%) Nessus
7 4 (1.25%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (0.94%) Ansible
8 3 (0.94%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.94%) RANCID
8 3 (0.94%) Tivoli NetView
8 3 (0.94%) vRealize
9 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 181 (56.74%) Cisco
2 74 (23.20%) Microsoft
3 68 (21.32%) Juniper
4 61 (19.12%) CheckPoint
5 57 (17.87%) VMware
6 44 (13.79%) SolarWinds
7 43 (13.48%) F5
8 35 (10.97%) HP
8 35 (10.97%) Palo Alto
9 33 (10.34%) Citrix
10 26 (8.15%) Apple
11 23 (7.21%) Riverbed
12 21 (6.58%) Dell
13 20 (6.27%) Red Hat
14 14 (4.39%) Blue Coat
14 14 (4.39%) CA
14 14 (4.39%) Symantec
15 13 (4.08%) Brocade
16 11 (3.45%) Arista
16 11 (3.45%) BT
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