The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Manager
Rank 504 480 508
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 66 62 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 31
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£370 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.64% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £259 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £418
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -10.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £26.21
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £19.91
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Network Manager
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Network Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Network Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Network Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 28 £370 -17.77% 4
South East -10 13 £438 +12.90% 1
West Midlands -9 9 £375 +66.66% 3
North West +3 8 £233 -11.42% 2
South West -25 4 £200 -49.04%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
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Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Manager in their job title 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 with Network Manager in their job title.

1 57 (45.24%) Cisco
2 31 (24.60%) WAN
3 29 (23.02%) LAN
4 27 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 25 (19.84%) Project Management
6 24 (19.05%) Finance
7 22 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (15.08%) ITIL
8 19 (15.08%) Telecoms
8 19 (15.08%) Security Cleared
9 18 (14.29%) Firewall
9 18 (14.29%) CCNA
10 17 (13.49%) CCNP
10 17 (13.49%) Windows
11 16 (12.70%) HP
12 15 (11.90%) SC Cleared
12 15 (11.90%) Network Management
13 14 (11.11%) F5
14 13 (10.32%) Blue Coat
15 12 (9.52%) Degree
15 12 (9.52%) Network Security
16 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (8.73%) MCSE
16 11 (8.73%) VPN
17 10 (7.94%) VoIP
17 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
18 9 (7.14%) Juniper
18 9 (7.14%) Wireless
18 9 (7.14%) Migration
18 9 (7.14%) MPLS

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Manager in their job title 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 with Network Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (4.76%) MS Project
2 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.97%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.38%) MS Office
4 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.60%) WAN
2 29 (23.02%) LAN
3 18 (14.29%) Firewall
4 12 (9.52%) Network Security
5 11 (8.73%) VPN
6 10 (7.94%) VoIP
7 9 (7.14%) MPLS
7 9 (7.14%) Wireless
8 8 (6.35%) WLAN
9 7 (5.56%) DNS
9 7 (5.56%) SAN
9 7 (5.56%) IP Telephony
10 6 (4.76%) 3G
10 6 (4.76%) DWDM
10 6 (4.76%) SDH
11 5 (3.97%) DHCP
11 5 (3.97%) BGP
12 4 (3.17%) EIGRP
12 4 (3.17%) OSPF
12 4 (3.17%) IPsec
General
1 24 (19.05%) Finance
2 19 (15.08%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.17%) Banking
3 4 (3.17%) Retail
4 3 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Local Government
5 2 (1.59%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.79%) French Language
6 1 (0.79%) Law
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Front Office
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.17%) Fat Client
2 4 (3.17%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.59%) NHS
4 1 (0.79%) DTV
4 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.79%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.49%) Windows
2 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (3.97%) Linux
3 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.38%) UNIX
4 3 (2.38%) Android
4 3 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.59%) Solaris
6 1 (0.79%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 25 (19.84%) Project Management
3 19 (15.08%) ITIL
4 15 (11.90%) Network Management
5 9 (7.14%) Migration
6 8 (6.35%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.35%) Information Assurance
6 8 (6.35%) Performance Management
7 7 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.97%) Programme Management
8 5 (3.97%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (3.97%) Time Management
8 5 (3.97%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (3.97%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (3.97%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.17%) Load Balancing
9 4 (3.17%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.38%) Network Design
10 3 (2.38%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.38%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.59%) Perl
2 2 (1.59%) SQL
2 2 (1.59%) Ruby
3 1 (0.79%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (15.08%) Security Cleared
3 18 (14.29%) CCNA
4 17 (13.49%) CCNP
5 15 (11.90%) SC Cleared
6 12 (9.52%) Degree
7 11 (8.73%) MCSE
7 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (4.76%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.97%) MCITP
9 5 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (3.97%) MCSA
9 5 (3.97%) CCIE
9 5 (3.97%) CCDP
10 4 (3.17%) CCIP
10 4 (3.17%) RHCE
10 4 (3.17%) ACSP
11 3 (2.38%) PMP
11 3 (2.38%) PMI Certification
11 3 (2.38%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) SLA
2 4 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.59%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.79%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.79%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 57 (45.24%) Cisco
2 16 (12.70%) HP
3 14 (11.11%) F5
4 13 (10.32%) Blue Coat
5 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
6 9 (7.14%) Juniper
7 8 (6.35%) Citrix
7 8 (6.35%) VMware
8 5 (3.97%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.97%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.17%) Riverbed
9 4 (3.17%) Avaya
9 4 (3.17%) IBM
9 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.38%) Apple
10 3 (2.38%) NetApp
10 3 (2.38%) EMC
10 3 (2.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 3 (2.38%) McAfee
10 3 (2.38%) Websense
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