The table below looks at the statistics for Network Monitoring 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 Monitoring over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Monitoring
Rank 519 521 502
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 111 95 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 62 42
Median daily rate £400 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £305 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.09% -12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £34.25 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.71% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.85 £24.30 £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+142.85% -18.60%
Network Monitoring
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
41425 41266 37858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.97% 79.99% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27604 27296 23970
Median daily rate £450 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1073 1088
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.31 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Network Monitoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Monitoring
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Monitoring across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Network Monitoring Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Network Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Monitoring
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Monitoring across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Network Monitoring Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Network Monitoring
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 Monitoring within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
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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 +6 40 £400 -4.93% 7
South East -11 19 £419 +15.44% 9
West Midlands - 19 £388 - 5
South West +4 9 £525 +75.00% 2
Yorkshire +6 8 £343 +50.54% 1
East of England +19 7 £320 +1.58% 2
North West -5 7 £393 +96.25% 3
North East -44 1 £95 -72.05%
Network Monitoring
UK

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 151 (58.53%) Cisco
2 137 (53.10%) Firewall
3 97 (37.60%) Cisco Certification
3 97 (37.60%) WAN
4 94 (36.43%) ITIL
5 90 (34.88%) Network Security
6 79 (30.62%) VPN
7 73 (28.29%) TCP/IP
8 72 (27.91%) Juniper
8 72 (27.91%) LAN
9 69 (26.74%) Security Cleared
10 66 (25.58%) CheckPoint
11 62 (24.03%) SolarWinds
12 61 (23.64%) CCNP
13 59 (22.87%) Network Management
14 57 (22.09%) Windows
15 52 (20.16%) Wireless
16 50 (19.38%) CCNA
17 48 (18.60%) F5
18 47 (18.22%) Linux
19 42 (16.28%) SC Cleared
20 39 (15.12%) VoIP
20 39 (15.12%) Data Centre
21 37 (14.34%) BGP
21 37 (14.34%) Cisco ASA
21 37 (14.34%) Network Design
22 36 (13.95%) Load Balancing
23 35 (13.57%) Unix
23 35 (13.57%) Nagios
24 34 (13.18%) SLA

Network Monitoring
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 8 (3.10%) Skype for Business
2 6 (2.33%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.16%) Confluence
3 3 (1.16%) SAS
3 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.78%) Apache
4 2 (0.78%) JBoss
4 2 (0.78%) Lightstreamer
5 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 15 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.94%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 137 (53.10%) Firewall
2 97 (37.60%) WAN
3 90 (34.88%) Network Security
4 79 (30.62%) VPN
5 73 (28.29%) TCP/IP
6 72 (27.91%) LAN
7 52 (20.16%) Wireless
8 39 (15.12%) VoIP
9 37 (14.34%) BGP
9 37 (14.34%) Cisco ASA
10 33 (12.79%) OSPF
11 32 (12.40%) ISDN
12 31 (12.02%) Cisco Nexus
13 29 (11.24%) SNMP
14 27 (10.47%) Broadband
15 26 (10.08%) DNS
16 25 (9.69%) BIG-IP
17 21 (8.14%) DHCP
17 21 (8.14%) VLAN
18 20 (7.75%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.10%) Big Data
2 5 (1.94%) Hadoop
2 5 (1.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.39%) DB2
3 1 (0.39%) KDB
3 1 (0.39%) MySQL
3 1 (0.39%) OLAP
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.94%) JIRA
2 3 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.16%) SonarQube
3 2 (0.78%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (8.53%) Telecoms
2 16 (6.20%) Finance
3 10 (3.88%) Retail
4 6 (2.33%) Billing
4 6 (2.33%) Games
5 3 (1.16%) Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Front Office
6 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (37.21%) Network Engineer
2 32 (12.40%) Analyst
3 31 (12.02%) Cisco Engineer
3 31 (12.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 18 (6.98%) Network Support
4 18 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (6.59%) Network Analyst
6 16 (6.20%) Network Specialist
7 15 (5.81%) Support Engineer
8 14 (5.43%) Juniper Engineer
9 11 (4.26%) Monitoring Specialist
9 11 (4.26%) Network Monitoring Specialist
9 11 (4.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 11 (4.26%) Security Engineer
10 10 (3.88%) Consultant
10 10 (3.88%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.49%) Network Security Engineer
12 8 (3.10%) Architect
13 7 (2.71%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.14%) 802.1X
2 14 (5.43%) CSS
3 10 (3.88%) Middleware
4 4 (1.55%) HTML
4 4 (1.55%) HTML5
5 3 (1.16%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (1.16%) Kafka
6 2 (0.78%) Ajax
6 2 (0.78%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.78%) CSS3
6 2 (0.78%) Ext JS
6 2 (0.78%) jQuery
6 2 (0.78%) JSON
6 2 (0.78%) Sencha Touch
6 2 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.78%) Web Services
6 2 (0.78%) WebSockets
6 2 (0.78%) XML
7 1 (0.39%) .NET
7 1 (0.39%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.12%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.59%) User Experience
3 14 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.65%) Visualisation
5 11 (4.26%) Statistics
6 9 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.33%) BBC
8 5 (1.94%) CMDB
8 5 (1.94%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.55%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.55%) Fintech
9 4 (1.55%) PKI
10 3 (1.16%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.78%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.78%) RSA SecurID
11 2 (0.78%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.39%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 57 (22.09%) Windows
2 47 (18.22%) Linux
3 35 (13.57%) Unix
4 32 (12.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (8.14%) Windows Server
6 13 (5.04%) Windows 7
6 13 (5.04%) Windows 8
7 12 (4.65%) Mac OS X
7 12 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (4.65%) Windows XP
8 11 (4.26%) Windows Vista
9 9 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (3.10%) Solaris
11 4 (1.55%) CentOS
12 3 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.78%) Debian
13 2 (0.78%) SUSE
13 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.39%) AIX
14 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (36.43%) ITIL
2 59 (22.87%) Network Management
3 37 (14.34%) Network Design
4 36 (13.95%) Load Balancing
5 24 (9.30%) Configuration Management
6 23 (8.91%) Root Cause Analysis
7 22 (8.53%) ITIL V3
8 21 (8.14%) Performance Management
9 20 (7.75%) Change Control
10 18 (6.98%) High Availability
11 16 (6.20%) Network Architecture
12 15 (5.81%) SIEM
13 13 (5.04%) Change Management
13 13 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (4.65%) Capacity Management
14 12 (4.65%) Information Security
15 11 (4.26%) Problem Management
16 10 (3.88%) Project Management
16 10 (3.88%) Service Delivery
16 10 (3.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.98%) Python
2 14 (5.43%) Perl
3 13 (5.04%) SQL
4 12 (4.65%) Shell Script
5 8 (3.10%) Java
6 5 (1.94%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.94%) C
7 4 (1.55%) C++
7 4 (1.55%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.55%) PHP
7 4 (1.55%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.16%) Ruby
9 2 (0.78%) C#
10 1 (0.39%) Korn
10 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (37.60%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (26.74%) Security Cleared
3 61 (23.64%) CCNP
4 50 (19.38%) CCNA
5 42 (16.28%) SC Cleared
6 28 (10.85%) DV Cleared
7 20 (7.75%) Degree
8 7 (2.71%) CISSP
9 6 (2.33%) CCDA
9 6 (2.33%) CCSE
10 5 (1.94%) CCDP
10 5 (1.94%) CCIE
10 5 (1.94%) CEH
10 5 (1.94%) JNCIP
10 5 (1.94%) SANS
11 3 (1.16%) CCSA
11 3 (1.16%) CISM
11 3 (1.16%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.78%) GIAC
12 2 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.18%) SLA
2 4 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.16%) QA
4 2 (0.78%) BS25999
4 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.78%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) COBIT
5 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.26%) KVM
4 9 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (1.94%) StorNext
5 5 (1.94%) Xsan
6 4 (1.55%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.55%) Snort
6 4 (1.55%) UAG
6 4 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.16%) vSphere
8 2 (0.78%) NFS
8 2 (0.78%) Postfix
8 2 (0.78%) Squid
9 1 (0.39%) Samba
9 1 (0.39%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (13.57%) Nagios
2 15 (5.81%) OPNET
2 15 (5.81%) Puppet
3 12 (4.65%) Cacti
4 9 (3.49%) SmokePing
5 7 (2.71%) OpenView
6 5 (1.94%) Ambari
6 5 (1.94%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (1.94%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (1.94%) RSA enVision
6 5 (1.94%) SCOM
7 4 (1.55%) Ansible
7 4 (1.55%) FortiGate
7 4 (1.55%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.16%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.78%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.78%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 151 (58.53%) Cisco
2 72 (27.91%) Juniper
3 66 (25.58%) CheckPoint
4 62 (24.03%) SolarWinds
5 48 (18.60%) F5
6 33 (12.79%) Riverbed
7 31 (12.02%) Microsoft
8 24 (9.30%) Fortinet
9 23 (8.91%) Intel Security
10 19 (7.36%) Palo Alto
11 17 (6.59%) BMC
12 16 (6.20%) Red Hat
12 16 (6.20%) VMware
13 14 (5.43%) HP
13 14 (5.43%) Nokia
14 12 (4.65%) Aruba
15 11 (4.26%) Brocade
16 8 (3.10%) EMC
16 8 (3.10%) Ericsson
16 8 (3.10%) Sonus
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