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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Monitoring
Rank 462 500 454
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -46
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 118 76 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 31 36
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £525 £539
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £298
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -15.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £10.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +77.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £41.00 £34.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £10.43
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +48.68%
Network Monitoring
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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
38718 38644 32529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.48% 75.21% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24517 24337 19918
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1127 1038
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.24 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Monitoring across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Monitoring within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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 +5 37 £350 +9.37% 10
London +6 36 £363 -2.02% 11
South West +10 12 £288 +4.54% 2
West Midlands -8 12 £400 +70.94%
North West -12 8 £375 +17.18% 4
Yorkshire -12 6 - -
East Midlands +1 3 £406 +62.50% 2
East of England +18 2 £350 -0.70% 3
North East +6 2 £155 -
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Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Network Monitoring also 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 that cited Network Monitoring.

1 149 (61.07%) Cisco
2 114 (46.72%) Firewall
3 91 (37.30%) Cisco Certification
4 76 (31.15%) CCNA
5 73 (29.92%) WAN
6 71 (29.10%) LAN
7 66 (27.05%) Windows
8 63 (25.82%) SolarWinds
9 52 (21.31%) ITIL
9 52 (21.31%) CheckPoint
10 50 (20.49%) Juniper
11 47 (19.26%) OSPF
12 46 (18.85%) CCNP
12 46 (18.85%) Network Security
13 45 (18.44%) Network Management
13 45 (18.44%) Cisco ASA
13 45 (18.44%) BGP
14 44 (18.03%) F5
15 42 (17.21%) HP
16 39 (15.98%) Wireless
17 38 (15.57%) VMware
18 36 (14.75%) Security Cleared
19 35 (14.34%) Linux
20 33 (13.52%) Finance
21 32 (13.11%) TCP/IP
22 30 (12.30%) MPLS
22 30 (12.30%) Cisco Nexus
23 29 (11.89%) Load Balancing
24 25 (10.25%) Microsoft
25 23 (9.43%) VPN

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Network Monitoring also 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 that cited Network Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.28%) Lync
2 6 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.46%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.64%) IIS
4 2 (0.82%) Lightstreamer
4 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.82%) SAS
4 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.97%) MS Office
3 4 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Office 365
3 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (46.72%) Firewall
2 73 (29.92%) WAN
3 71 (29.10%) LAN
4 47 (19.26%) OSPF
5 46 (18.85%) Network Security
6 45 (18.44%) Cisco ASA
6 45 (18.44%) BGP
7 39 (15.98%) Wireless
8 32 (13.11%) TCP/IP
9 30 (12.30%) MPLS
9 30 (12.30%) Cisco Nexus
10 23 (9.43%) VPN
10 23 (9.43%) DNS
10 23 (9.43%) VLAN
11 20 (8.20%) EIGRP
11 20 (8.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 18 (7.38%) Wireshark
13 17 (6.97%) DHCP
14 15 (6.15%) Ethernet
14 15 (6.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.64%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.41%) Big Data
4 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (2.87%) Subversion
2 2 (0.82%) Ant
General
1 33 (13.52%) Finance
2 21 (8.61%) Banking
3 20 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.87%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.05%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.64%) Retail
7 2 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.82%) Back Office
7 2 (0.82%) Games
7 2 (0.82%) Military
7 2 (0.82%) Automotive
7 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 77 (31.56%) Network Engineer
2 37 (15.16%) Analyst
3 28 (11.48%) Network Support
4 26 (10.66%) Support Engineer
5 23 (9.43%) Network Analyst
5 23 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (8.20%) Consultant
7 16 (6.56%) Network Consultant
7 16 (6.56%) Security Engineer
8 15 (6.15%) Architect
8 15 (6.15%) Network Specialist
9 13 (5.33%) Network Support Engineer
10 12 (4.92%) Network Support Analyst
10 12 (4.92%) Support Analyst
11 9 (3.69%) Administrator
11 9 (3.69%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (3.69%) Cisco Engineer
12 8 (3.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 8 (3.28%) Network Security Engineer
12 8 (3.28%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.10%) CSS
2 5 (2.05%) HTML
3 4 (1.64%) XMPP
4 3 (1.23%) XML
4 3 (1.23%) Middleware
5 2 (0.82%) Ajax
5 2 (0.82%) jQuery
5 2 (0.82%) Ext JS
5 2 (0.82%) HTML5
5 2 (0.82%) CSS3
5 2 (0.82%) WebSockets
5 2 (0.82%) Sencha Touch
5 2 (0.82%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.41%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.41%) OLE
6 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.74%) CMDB
3 12 (4.92%) PKI
4 11 (4.51%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.10%) User Experience
6 9 (3.69%) Physics
7 8 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (3.28%) NHS
8 7 (2.87%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.05%) Cryptography
9 5 (2.05%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.64%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.23%) Clustering
11 3 (1.23%) e-Health
11 3 (1.23%) Statistics
11 3 (1.23%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.82%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.82%) IBM Mainframe
13 1 (0.41%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 66 (27.05%) Windows
2 35 (14.34%) Linux
3 22 (9.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (6.56%) UNIX
5 14 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (4.92%) CentOS
7 7 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.87%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.05%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.64%) Solaris
10 2 (0.82%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.41%) VMS
11 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (21.31%) ITIL
2 45 (18.44%) Network Management
3 29 (11.89%) Load Balancing
4 23 (9.43%) Network Design
5 20 (8.20%) Service Management
5 20 (8.20%) Network Architecture
6 18 (7.38%) Change Management
7 16 (6.56%) SIEM
8 15 (6.15%) Incident Management
8 15 (6.15%) Configuration Management
8 15 (6.15%) Network Load Balancing
9 14 (5.74%) Service Delivery
9 14 (5.74%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (4.92%) Performance Management
11 11 (4.51%) Cyber Security
12 10 (4.10%) TOGAF
13 9 (3.69%) Information Security
14 7 (2.87%) Software Engineering
14 7 (2.87%) Project Management
14 7 (2.87%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.38%) Bash Shell
2 17 (6.97%) Perl
3 11 (4.51%) PHP
4 10 (4.10%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.28%) Python
6 5 (2.05%) SQL
6 5 (2.05%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.82%) C
7 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 91 (37.30%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (31.15%) CCNA
3 46 (18.85%) CCNP
4 36 (14.75%) Security Cleared
5 21 (8.61%) Degree
6 14 (5.74%) DV Cleared
6 14 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (5.33%) MCSE
7 13 (5.33%) SC Cleared
8 12 (4.92%) CCIE
9 8 (3.28%) RHCT
10 5 (2.05%) CCDP
11 4 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.64%) CCSA
12 2 (0.82%) CCVP
12 2 (0.82%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (0.82%) CCSP
12 2 (0.82%) CCIP
13 1 (0.41%) CCDA
13 1 (0.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.15%) SLA
2 7 (2.87%) QA
3 5 (2.05%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.41%) BS25999
4 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (7.38%) Active Directory
3 15 (6.15%) Hyper-V
3 15 (6.15%) vSphere
4 14 (5.74%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.46%) Snort
6 5 (2.05%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.23%) Firmware
7 3 (1.23%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.82%) vCloud
8 2 (0.82%) XenApp
9 1 (0.41%) XenServer
9 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (6.56%) OpenView
2 14 (5.74%) Nagios
3 12 (4.92%) OPNET
4 11 (4.51%) SCCM
4 11 (4.51%) SCOM
4 11 (4.51%) CiscoWorks
4 11 (4.51%) FortiGate
5 10 (4.10%) WhatsUp Gold
6 8 (3.28%) HP NNM
7 7 (2.87%) Cisco UCCE
7 7 (2.87%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (2.46%) Puppet
9 5 (2.05%) ARCserve
9 5 (2.05%) Netcool
10 4 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (1.23%) AirWatch
11 3 (1.23%) CA Spectrum
11 3 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
11 3 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 149 (61.07%) Cisco
2 63 (25.82%) SolarWinds
3 52 (21.31%) CheckPoint
4 50 (20.49%) Juniper
5 44 (18.03%) F5
6 42 (17.21%) HP
7 38 (15.57%) VMware
8 25 (10.25%) Microsoft
9 19 (7.79%) Riverbed
10 18 (7.38%) Remedy
11 16 (6.56%) Splunk
12 14 (5.74%) EMC
13 13 (5.33%) McAfee
14 12 (4.92%) NetScout
15 10 (4.10%) Fortinet
15 10 (4.10%) NetApp
15 10 (4.10%) Red Hat
15 10 (4.10%) BMC
16 9 (3.69%) Nokia
17 8 (3.28%) Blue Coat
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