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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Manager
Rank 509 494 464
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 81 69 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 26 38
Average daily rate
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£394 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £509 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £399 £311
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +28.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Average hourly rate £45.00 £24.87 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.94% -11.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £23.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -16.96%
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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
48343 44497 46623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30757 27460 26825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1984 1944 2328
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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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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 £425 +6.25% 6
West Midlands -6 19 £306 -25.30% 3
North West +3 12 £400 -25.92% 1
South West -30 8 £350 -23.07% 2
South East -38 8 £331 -14.70% 4
East of England -17 3 £281 -6.25%
Yorkshire - - - - 3
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Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 76 (52.78%) Cisco
2 53 (36.81%) WAN
3 42 (29.17%) LAN
4 35 (24.31%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (20.83%) ITIL
6 29 (20.14%) VoIP
6 29 (20.14%) Firewall
7 28 (19.44%) CCNP
8 24 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 23 (15.97%) Telecoms
10 22 (15.28%) SC Cleared
11 20 (13.89%) Network Security
12 19 (13.19%) DNS
13 18 (12.50%) CCNA
13 18 (12.50%) SolarWinds
14 17 (11.81%) HP
14 17 (11.81%) Finance
15 16 (11.11%) TCP/IP
15 16 (11.11%) Avaya
16 15 (10.42%) DHCP
16 15 (10.42%) Project Management
17 14 (9.72%) Windows
17 14 (9.72%) F5
17 14 (9.72%) Riverbed
18 13 (9.03%) VLAN
19 12 (8.33%) Network Management
19 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
19 12 (8.33%) Juniper
19 12 (8.33%) Microsoft
19 12 (8.33%) CCDP

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) MS Office
2 3 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.08%) MS Project
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 53 (36.81%) WAN
2 42 (29.17%) LAN
3 29 (20.14%) VoIP
3 29 (20.14%) Firewall
4 20 (13.89%) Network Security
5 19 (13.19%) DNS
6 16 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 15 (10.42%) DHCP
8 13 (9.03%) VLAN
9 11 (7.64%) MPLS
10 9 (6.25%) 3G
10 9 (6.25%) BGP
10 9 (6.25%) VPN
11 8 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (4.86%) Wireshark
12 7 (4.86%) NetScaler
12 7 (4.86%) Cisco IPT
12 7 (4.86%) 2G
13 6 (4.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
General
1 23 (15.97%) Telecoms
2 17 (11.81%) Finance
3 6 (4.17%) Local Government
4 5 (3.47%) Banking
5 3 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Games
6 2 (1.39%) Marketing
6 2 (1.39%) Retail
6 2 (1.39%) Front Office
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.69%) Law
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.69%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (3.47%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.08%) NHS
3 3 (2.08%) CMDB
4 2 (1.39%) DTV
5 1 (0.69%) CCTV
5 1 (0.69%) Life Science
5 1 (0.69%) Online Games
5 1 (0.69%) FMCG
5 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.72%) Windows
2 6 (4.17%) Linux
2 6 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.78%) Windows 8
3 4 (2.78%) Android
3 4 (2.78%) UNIX
4 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.69%) Solaris
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.69%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.69%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.83%) ITIL
2 15 (10.42%) Project Management
3 12 (8.33%) Network Management
4 11 (7.64%) Network Architecture
4 11 (7.64%) PRINCE2
5 10 (6.94%) Load Balancing
5 10 (6.94%) WAN Optimisation
6 8 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 8 (5.56%) Change Management
7 7 (4.86%) Configuration Management
7 7 (4.86%) Migration
7 7 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (4.86%) Programme Management
7 7 (4.86%) Network Design
8 6 (4.17%) Asset Management
8 6 (4.17%) Performance Management
9 5 (3.47%) Information Assurance
9 5 (3.47%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (3.47%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.78%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.78%) Perl
1 4 (2.78%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.39%) SQL
2 2 (1.39%) Python
2 2 (1.39%) Ruby
2 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (24.31%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (19.44%) CCNP
3 24 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 22 (15.28%) SC Cleared
5 18 (12.50%) CCNA
6 12 (8.33%) CCDP
6 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (7.64%) MCSE
8 7 (4.86%) CCIE
8 7 (4.86%) CCVP
9 6 (4.17%) MCSA
10 5 (3.47%) CCIP
10 5 (3.47%) CCSA
10 5 (3.47%) IBM Certification
10 5 (3.47%) RHCE
10 5 (3.47%) ACSA
10 5 (3.47%) MCDST
10 5 (3.47%) MCTS
10 5 (3.47%) MCITP
10 5 (3.47%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) SLA
2 5 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (7.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.39%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.86%) SolarWinds Orion
1 7 (4.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.78%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (1.39%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.39%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.69%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 76 (52.78%) Cisco
2 18 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 17 (11.81%) HP
4 16 (11.11%) Avaya
5 14 (9.72%) Riverbed
5 14 (9.72%) F5
6 12 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 12 (8.33%) Juniper
7 10 (6.94%) Blue Coat
8 9 (6.25%) Websense
9 8 (5.56%) IBM
10 7 (4.86%) Red Hat
11 6 (4.17%) BT
12 5 (3.47%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 5 (3.47%) Apple
12 5 (3.47%) EMC
12 5 (3.47%) Citrix
13 4 (2.78%) VMware
14 3 (2.08%) Siemens
14 3 (2.08%) NetApp
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £100 - £140 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 24 days ago