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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 430 475 472
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -3
Contract jobs citing Network Management 177 139 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 66 90
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £261 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £23.97 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.59% -34.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £10.70 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.46 £37.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.73 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+16.62% +34.64%
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
37968 41123 39833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.80% 81.48% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25471 27052 26380
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 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1222 1137
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +59 80 £450 +24.13% 13
South East +8 31 £362 -1.83% 20
West Midlands -15 21 £388 +19.23% 3
South West +12 14 £131 -63.66% 3
East of England +1 13 £260 -35.00% 2
East Midlands - 6 £200 -
Yorkshire +22 5 £348 - 2
North West +6 4 £400 -43.06% 8
North East -25 1 - - 2
Network Management
UK

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 226 (64.20%) Cisco
2 173 (49.15%) Firewall
3 132 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 112 (31.82%) Network Security
5 110 (31.25%) ITIL
6 108 (30.68%) WAN
7 106 (30.11%) LAN
8 97 (27.56%) CCNP
9 96 (27.27%) CheckPoint
10 91 (25.85%) Windows
11 86 (24.43%) CCNA
12 82 (23.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 82 (23.30%) Data Centre
13 80 (22.73%) Juniper
13 80 (22.73%) Security Cleared
14 78 (22.16%) Microsoft
15 70 (19.89%) Wireless
16 66 (18.75%) SC Cleared
17 57 (16.19%) Active Directory
18 56 (15.91%) TCP/IP
18 56 (15.91%) OSPF
19 54 (15.34%) Cisco ASA
20 53 (15.06%) VPN
21 49 (13.92%) Windows Server
22 48 (13.64%) Linux
22 48 (13.64%) VMware
23 47 (13.35%) F5
24 46 (13.07%) BGP
25 44 (12.50%) Palo Alto
26 43 (12.22%) Riverbed

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 30 (8.52%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.41%) IIS
3 7 (1.99%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.42%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.14%) CMS
5 4 (1.14%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.14%) JBoss
6 3 (0.85%) Documentum
6 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.85%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.28%) SAS
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 20 (5.68%) MS Office
4 11 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.85%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) assyst
2 1 (0.28%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.84%) SaaS
2 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.42%) Office 365
3 4 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) G Suite
5 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 173 (49.15%) Firewall
2 112 (31.82%) Network Security
3 108 (30.68%) WAN
4 106 (30.11%) LAN
5 82 (23.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 70 (19.89%) Wireless
7 56 (15.91%) OSPF
7 56 (15.91%) TCP/IP
8 54 (15.34%) Cisco ASA
9 53 (15.06%) VPN
10 46 (13.07%) BGP
11 41 (11.65%) MPLS
12 38 (10.80%) DNS
12 38 (10.80%) SNMP
13 35 (9.94%) DHCP
14 28 (7.95%) IPsec
14 28 (7.95%) SSL
15 27 (7.67%) Internet
16 26 (7.39%) Ethernet
17 24 (6.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.84%) MySQL
3 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.28%) Big Data
6 1 (0.28%) DTS
6 1 (0.28%) GIS
6 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.28%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.28%) QlikView
6 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.42%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.14%) JUnit
3 4 (1.14%) NetBeans
3 4 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (1.14%) Subversion
3 4 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.85%) CruiseControl
4 3 (0.85%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.28%) Selenium
6 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.28%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (10.80%) Finance
2 32 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.97%) Banking
4 7 (1.99%) Back Office
4 7 (1.99%) Retail
5 6 (1.70%) Law
6 5 (1.42%) Billing
7 4 (1.14%) Front Office
8 3 (0.85%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.57%) Automotive
9 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.28%) German Language
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 112 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 41 (11.65%) Architect
3 40 (11.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 40 (11.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 34 (9.66%) Senior Network Engineer
5 32 (9.09%) Analyst
6 31 (8.81%) Support Engineer
7 19 (5.40%) Consultant
8 18 (5.11%) Network Security Engineer
8 18 (5.11%) Security Engineer
9 16 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
9 16 (4.55%) Network Analyst
10 15 (4.26%) Network Specialist
11 13 (3.69%) Design Engineer
11 13 (3.69%) Network Design Engineer
12 12 (3.41%) Developer
12 12 (3.41%) Network Architect
12 12 (3.41%) Network Manager
12 12 (3.41%) Network Support
13 11 (3.13%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.68%) 802.1X
2 17 (4.83%) CSS
3 15 (4.26%) .NET
4 14 (3.98%) Web Services
5 12 (3.41%) Middleware
6 9 (2.56%) HTML
7 7 (1.99%) jQuery
8 6 (1.70%) HTML5
8 6 (1.70%) J2EE
8 6 (1.70%) XML
9 5 (1.42%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.42%) Java RMI
9 5 (1.42%) XSLT
10 4 (1.14%) Ajax
10 4 (1.14%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.14%) JSF
10 4 (1.14%) Spring
10 4 (1.14%) Swing
10 4 (1.14%) XHTML
10 4 (1.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 82 (23.30%) Data Centre
2 37 (10.51%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.97%) CMDB
4 16 (4.55%) User Experience
5 15 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.13%) Visualisation
7 10 (2.84%) Mainframe
8 9 (2.56%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (1.99%) Cryptography
10 7 (1.99%) Driving Licence
10 7 (1.99%) Statistics
11 6 (1.70%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.42%) Blackberry
13 4 (1.14%) AS400
13 4 (1.14%) Clustering
13 4 (1.14%) Fat Client
13 4 (1.14%) Mathematics
13 4 (1.14%) Tandem
13 4 (1.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (25.85%) Windows
2 49 (13.92%) Windows Server
3 48 (13.64%) Linux
4 33 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (7.10%) Unix
6 21 (5.97%) Windows 7
7 17 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (2.84%) Windows 8
10 9 (2.56%) SUSE
11 7 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.42%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.14%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.14%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.85%) NetWare
14 3 (0.85%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.57%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (31.25%) ITIL
2 43 (12.22%) Load Balancing
3 39 (11.08%) Network Monitoring
4 37 (10.51%) Project Management
5 35 (9.94%) Network Design
6 33 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (9.38%) Change Management
7 32 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 32 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 30 (8.52%) Configuration Management
9 29 (8.24%) ITIL V3
10 27 (7.67%) Network Architecture
11 26 (7.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (7.39%) Service Management
12 23 (6.53%) Security Management
13 22 (6.25%) Information Security
14 20 (5.68%) Migration
14 20 (5.68%) Network Security Management
15 19 (5.40%) Content Management
16 18 (5.11%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.39%) SQL
2 13 (3.69%) Python
3 12 (3.41%) Perl
4 11 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 9 (2.56%) C#
5 9 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.27%) C++
7 7 (1.99%) PHP
8 6 (1.70%) C
9 5 (1.42%) Java
9 5 (1.42%) Tcl
10 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.28%) Jython
12 1 (0.28%) Prolog
12 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 132 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (27.56%) CCNP
3 86 (24.43%) CCNA
4 80 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 66 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 26 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (6.25%) CCDP
8 19 (5.40%) CISSP
8 19 (5.40%) MCSA
9 18 (5.11%) DBS Check
10 15 (4.26%) Degree
11 13 (3.69%) CCIE
11 13 (3.69%) CCSE
11 13 (3.69%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (2.84%) CCDA
13 9 (2.56%) JNCIP
14 8 (2.27%) DV Cleared
14 8 (2.27%) JNCIA
15 7 (1.99%) JNCIS
15 7 (1.99%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.52%) SLA
2 23 (6.53%) PCI DSS
3 14 (3.98%) Government Security Classifications
4 5 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 57 (16.19%) Active Directory
2 38 (10.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.99%) ProxySG
6 6 (1.70%) vSphere
7 3 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.57%) Docker
8 2 (0.57%) NFS
8 2 (0.57%) vCloud
8 2 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.28%) etcd
9 1 (0.28%) LXC
9 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (7.10%) OPNET
2 23 (6.53%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (3.13%) Nagios
3 11 (3.13%) OpenView
4 10 (2.84%) SCCM
5 9 (2.56%) Nessus
6 6 (1.70%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (1.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (1.42%) Puppet
7 5 (1.42%) SCOM
7 5 (1.42%) WhatsUp Gold
8 4 (1.14%) Ansible
8 4 (1.14%) DameWare
9 3 (0.85%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.85%) Wonderware InTouch
9 3 (0.85%) WSUS
10 2 (0.57%) PowerCLI
10 2 (0.57%) RANCID
10 2 (0.57%) vRealize
11 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 226 (64.20%) Cisco
2 96 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 80 (22.73%) Juniper
4 78 (22.16%) Microsoft
5 48 (13.64%) VMware
6 47 (13.35%) F5
7 44 (12.50%) Palo Alto
8 43 (12.22%) Riverbed
9 39 (11.08%) HP
10 36 (10.23%) SolarWinds
11 28 (7.95%) Citrix
12 23 (6.53%) Dell
12 23 (6.53%) Fortinet
13 16 (4.55%) BT
14 15 (4.26%) Apple
14 15 (4.26%) Meraki
14 15 (4.26%) Red Hat
15 14 (3.98%) Blue Coat
15 14 (3.98%) Brocade
16 13 (3.69%) BMC
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