The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Manager
Rank 494 478 469
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 70 68 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 40 21
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£420 £394 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £298
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +34.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £27.63 £32.00 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.67% -6.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.93 £26.40 £33.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.33 £37.60 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.63 £25.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.50% -26.47%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44005 42325 37797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.52% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27481 25452 22049
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1708 1839 2121
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Network Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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
South East -13 29 £350 -12.50% 4
London -31 22 £470 +25.33% 7
East of England - 5 £456 -
West Midlands -5 4 £425 +3.65%
North West -15 3 - - 1
South West -19 3 £280 +6.66% 2
Yorkshire -12 2 £300 -25.00% 1
East Midlands - 1 £415 - 4
North East - 1 £275 - 2
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Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 56 (38.89%) Cisco
2 52 (36.11%) WAN
3 44 (30.56%) LAN
4 34 (23.61%) ITIL
5 33 (22.92%) Firewall
6 28 (19.44%) Project Management
7 25 (17.36%) VoIP
7 25 (17.36%) Network Security
8 24 (16.67%) Finance
9 23 (15.97%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (15.28%) PRINCE2
10 22 (15.28%) Telecoms
11 17 (11.81%) Avaya
12 16 (11.11%) Change Management
13 15 (10.42%) Juniper
13 15 (10.42%) DNS
14 14 (9.72%) TCP/IP
14 14 (9.72%) CCNP
14 14 (9.72%) Service Delivery
14 14 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (9.03%) Security Cleared
15 13 (9.03%) Network Management
15 13 (9.03%) VPN
15 13 (9.03%) DHCP
16 12 (8.33%) CCNA
16 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (8.33%) Migration
16 12 (8.33%) SC Cleared
17 11 (7.64%) VLAN
17 11 (7.64%) Microsoft

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (1.39%) Lync
2 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) MS Office
2 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 52 (36.11%) WAN
2 44 (30.56%) LAN
3 33 (22.92%) Firewall
4 25 (17.36%) VoIP
4 25 (17.36%) Network Security
5 15 (10.42%) DNS
6 14 (9.72%) TCP/IP
7 13 (9.03%) VPN
7 13 (9.03%) DHCP
8 11 (7.64%) VLAN
9 10 (6.94%) Radio Access Network
10 9 (6.25%) MPLS
11 8 (5.56%) 2G
11 8 (5.56%) 3G
12 7 (4.86%) BGP
12 7 (4.86%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (4.17%) OSPF
13 6 (4.17%) DMZ
14 5 (3.47%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (3.47%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.39%) Data Mining
General
1 24 (16.67%) Finance
2 22 (15.28%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.86%) Banking
4 4 (2.78%) Retail
5 2 (1.39%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.64%) NHS
2 7 (4.86%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.78%) CMDB
4 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.39%) Online Games
5 2 (1.39%) FMCG
6 1 (0.69%) DTV
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Handset
6 1 (0.69%) VLE
6 1 (0.69%) CCTV
6 1 (0.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.94%) Windows
2 5 (3.47%) Windows 7
2 5 (3.47%) Windows 8
3 4 (2.78%) Android
4 3 (2.08%) UNIX
5 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.39%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.39%) Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.69%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.61%) ITIL
2 28 (19.44%) Project Management
3 22 (15.28%) PRINCE2
4 16 (11.11%) Change Management
5 14 (9.72%) Service Delivery
5 14 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (9.03%) Network Management
7 12 (8.33%) Migration
8 8 (5.56%) Incident Management
9 7 (4.86%) Service Management
9 7 (4.86%) Asset Management
10 6 (4.17%) Network Design
10 6 (4.17%) Network Planning
10 6 (4.17%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.17%) Network Architecture
11 5 (3.47%) Change Control
11 5 (3.47%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (3.47%) Coaching
11 5 (3.47%) People Management
11 5 (3.47%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.47%) SQL
2 2 (1.39%) Python
2 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.39%) Perl
3 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (15.97%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (9.72%) CCNP
3 13 (9.03%) Security Cleared
4 12 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (8.33%) CCNA
5 10 (6.94%) MCSE
6 8 (5.56%) CCDP
7 6 (4.17%) MCSA
7 6 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (3.47%) RHCE
8 5 (3.47%) CCIP
8 5 (3.47%) CISSP
8 5 (3.47%) IBM Certification
8 5 (3.47%) CISM
8 5 (3.47%) RHCSA
8 5 (3.47%) ACSP
8 5 (3.47%) ACSA
8 5 (3.47%) MCDST
8 5 (3.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) SLA
2 5 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (4.86%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (2.78%) OpenView
3 3 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.39%) Netcool
5 1 (0.69%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 56 (38.89%) Cisco
2 17 (11.81%) Avaya
3 15 (10.42%) Juniper
4 11 (7.64%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.94%) HP
6 9 (6.25%) Riverbed
6 9 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 8 (5.56%) F5
7 8 (5.56%) IBM
7 8 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 7 (4.86%) BT
9 6 (4.17%) Websense
9 6 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.17%) Apple
10 5 (3.47%) EMC
10 5 (3.47%) Citrix
10 5 (3.47%) Amdocs
11 3 (2.08%) Blue Coat
11 3 (2.08%) Huawei
11 3 (2.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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