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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Management
Rank 382 394 409
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Contract jobs citing Network Management 203 168 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.47% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 92 67
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£350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £36.88 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.18% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £16.67 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £44.00 £147.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £105.00
% change year-on-year
-45.00% -61.90%
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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
37641 35942 31002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.30% 75.56% 75.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24443 23021 18987
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1071 1101 961
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.79 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 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 +34 91 £350 -4.10% 15
South East -27 46 £375 +7.14% 10
North West -4 18 £300 - 5
East of England +4 14 £375 +66.66% 4
West Midlands -4 10 £365 +8.14% 2
East Midlands -4 10 £450 +12.50%
South West +1 5 £360 +9.09% 4
North East -13 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -21 2 £265 -11.66% 4
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Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management.

1 226 (58.10%) Cisco
2 154 (39.59%) Firewall
3 134 (34.45%) LAN
4 121 (31.11%) Cisco Certification
5 112 (28.79%) WAN
6 99 (25.45%) Cisco ASA
7 97 (24.94%) ITIL
8 89 (22.88%) Wireless
9 83 (21.34%) VPN
9 83 (21.34%) Network Security
10 80 (20.57%) Windows
11 78 (20.05%) CCNA
12 75 (19.28%) Finance
13 69 (17.74%) BGP
14 68 (17.48%) CCNP
15 65 (16.71%) Data Centre
16 63 (16.20%) F5
16 63 (16.20%) Security Cleared
17 62 (15.94%) MPLS
18 61 (15.68%) DNS
19 60 (15.42%) SolarWinds
20 58 (14.91%) CheckPoint
21 57 (14.65%) TCP/IP
22 53 (13.62%) HP
22 53 (13.62%) Internet
22 53 (13.62%) Cisco Nexus
23 52 (13.37%) Microsoft
24 49 (12.60%) Linux
24 49 (12.60%) OSPF
24 49 (12.60%) SC Cleared

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (5.40%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.37%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.57%) IIS
4 9 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.77%) AquaLogic
7 3 (0.77%) Documentum
7 3 (0.77%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.77%) Lync
7 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.51%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.51%) Smallworld
9 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.26%) MindAlign
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.26%) Moodle
9 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.14%) MS Office
3 12 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.26%) Simulink
6 1 (0.26%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.26%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) IntelliMatch
1 4 (1.03%) Kondor+
1 4 (1.03%) Misys Midas
2 3 (0.77%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.77%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.80%) IaaS
2 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (39.59%) Firewall
2 134 (34.45%) LAN
3 112 (28.79%) WAN
4 99 (25.45%) Cisco ASA
5 89 (22.88%) Wireless
6 83 (21.34%) VPN
6 83 (21.34%) Network Security
7 69 (17.74%) BGP
8 62 (15.94%) MPLS
9 61 (15.68%) DNS
10 57 (14.65%) TCP/IP
11 53 (13.62%) Internet
11 53 (13.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 49 (12.60%) OSPF
13 48 (12.34%) EIGRP
14 46 (11.83%) Ethernet
15 44 (11.31%) SNMP
16 41 (10.54%) VLAN
17 40 (10.28%) IPsec
18 38 (9.77%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.29%) QlikView
5 4 (1.03%) MS Access
6 3 (0.77%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.77%) Big Data
6 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.51%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.51%) Redis
7 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.51%) MySQL
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Bugzilla
1 4 (1.03%) JIRA
2 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.51%) Subversion
3 1 (0.26%) JUnit
General
1 75 (19.28%) Finance
2 48 (12.34%) Telecoms
3 29 (7.46%) Banking
4 28 (7.20%) Multimedia
5 14 (3.60%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.80%) Billing
6 7 (1.80%) Back Office
7 4 (1.03%) Law
8 3 (0.77%) German Language
8 3 (0.77%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.51%) Retail
9 2 (0.51%) Marketing
9 2 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 112 (28.79%) Network Engineer
2 79 (20.31%) Analyst
3 36 (9.25%) Network Support
4 33 (8.48%) Network Analyst
5 32 (8.23%) Support Analyst
6 23 (5.91%) Support Engineer
7 20 (5.14%) Consultant
8 18 (4.63%) Senior Network Engineer
9 17 (4.37%) Business Analyst
10 16 (4.11%) Network Support Analyst
10 16 (4.11%) Network Consultant
11 15 (3.86%) Network Manager
11 15 (3.86%) Architect
12 12 (3.08%) Network Specialist
13 11 (2.83%) Network Architect
13 11 (2.83%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (2.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 11 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (2.57%) Administrator
15 9 (2.31%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.57%) Middleware
2 9 (2.31%) CSS
3 5 (1.29%) Web Services
3 5 (1.29%) .NET
4 4 (1.03%) WAP
5 3 (0.77%) Java EE
6 2 (0.51%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.51%) LAMP
6 2 (0.51%) HTML
6 2 (0.51%) MFC
6 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.51%) XMPP
6 2 (0.51%) jQuery
6 2 (0.51%) Symfony
6 2 (0.51%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.26%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.26%) RESTful
7 1 (0.26%) WinForms
7 1 (0.26%) REST
7 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 65 (16.71%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.68%) CMDB
3 23 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.40%) PKI
5 8 (2.06%) User Experience
5 8 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.80%) Cryptography
6 7 (1.80%) e-Health
7 6 (1.54%) NHS
7 6 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.29%) Statistics
9 4 (1.03%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.03%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.03%) STB
9 4 (1.03%) iSeries
9 4 (1.03%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.03%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.77%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.51%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 80 (20.57%) Windows
2 49 (12.60%) Linux
3 34 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (7.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 16 (4.11%) Solaris
7 15 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.34%) UNIX
9 9 (2.31%) Windows XP
9 9 (2.31%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.26%) Android
12 1 (0.26%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.26%) NetWare
12 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (24.94%) ITIL
2 48 (12.34%) Change Management
3 46 (11.83%) Load Balancing
4 42 (10.80%) Service Management
4 42 (10.80%) Network Monitoring
5 38 (9.77%) Configuration Management
6 34 (8.74%) Incident Management
7 33 (8.48%) Service Delivery
8 31 (7.97%) Project Management
9 30 (7.71%) Network Design
10 21 (5.40%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (4.88%) CRM
12 18 (4.63%) ITIL V3
13 17 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (4.11%) Migration
14 16 (4.11%) Performance Management
14 16 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
14 16 (4.11%) Network Architecture
15 15 (3.86%) PRINCE2
16 14 (3.60%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 44 (11.31%) SQL
2 21 (5.40%) Perl
3 15 (3.86%) Python
4 10 (2.57%) Java
5 7 (1.80%) PHP
5 7 (1.80%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.54%) VBA
7 5 (1.29%) C
7 5 (1.29%) C#
7 5 (1.29%) C++
8 4 (1.03%) Ruby
9 3 (0.77%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 121 (31.11%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (20.05%) CCNA
3 68 (17.48%) CCNP
4 63 (16.20%) Security Cleared
5 49 (12.60%) SC Cleared
6 29 (7.46%) CCIE
7 23 (5.91%) DV Cleared
8 21 (5.40%) Degree
9 17 (4.37%) CCDP
10 13 (3.34%) MCSE
10 13 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (2.83%) PMI Certification
12 10 (2.57%) PMP
13 8 (2.06%) MCP
14 6 (1.54%) CISSP
14 6 (1.54%) CCVP
15 5 (1.29%) Check Point Certification
15 5 (1.29%) CCSP
16 4 (1.03%) JNCIS
17 3 (0.77%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.97%) SLA
2 10 (2.57%) QA
3 8 (2.06%) JSP 440
4 5 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (0.77%) BS25999
6 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (9.25%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (3.60%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.80%) Firmware
4 6 (1.54%) vSphere
4 6 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.54%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.03%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.51%) XenApp
7 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (5.40%) Cisco Prime
2 19 (4.88%) Netcool
3 9 (2.31%) WhatsUp Gold
4 8 (2.06%) OPNET
4 8 (2.06%) CiscoWorks
4 8 (2.06%) HP NNM
4 8 (2.06%) SCCM
5 7 (1.80%) SCOM
5 7 (1.80%) OpenView
5 7 (1.80%) CA Spectrum
6 6 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (1.54%) ARCserve
6 6 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (1.29%) HP UCMDB
8 4 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.03%) Nagios
9 3 (0.77%) WSUS
9 3 (0.77%) Cisco IPCC
9 3 (0.77%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 3 (0.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 226 (58.10%) Cisco
2 63 (16.20%) F5
3 60 (15.42%) SolarWinds
4 58 (14.91%) CheckPoint
5 53 (13.62%) HP
6 52 (13.37%) Microsoft
7 47 (12.08%) Juniper
8 28 (7.20%) Citrix
8 28 (7.20%) Blue Coat
8 28 (7.20%) Infoblox
9 27 (6.94%) Nokia
9 27 (6.94%) VMware
10 24 (6.17%) McAfee
10 24 (6.17%) NetScout
11 20 (5.14%) Aruba
12 19 (4.88%) CA
13 17 (4.37%) Splunk
13 17 (4.37%) Oracle
14 16 (4.11%) IBM
14 16 (4.11%) EMC
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