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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Monitoring
Rank 496 526 516
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -10
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 122 111 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 84 57
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £268 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £11.00 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -44.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £15.55 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £11.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -44.75%
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
40831 42666 40917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.45% 81.24% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27254 28340 26063
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1188 1145
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
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 -1 27 £400 - 5
West Midlands +7 26 £405 +7.86% 2
North West +4 23 £475 - 2
South East +6 14 £375 +7.14% 4
South West +17 9 £525 +40.00%
North East -15 8 £331 -2.57%
East Midlands -7 6 £250 - 3
Yorkshire +11 5 £300 -36.84% 1
East of England +10 3 £138 -53.38% 1
Network Monitoring
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Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 131 (55.04%) Cisco
1 131 (55.04%) Firewall
2 100 (42.02%) WAN
3 95 (39.92%) Cisco Certification
4 86 (36.13%) ITIL
5 80 (33.61%) TCP/IP
5 80 (33.61%) LAN
6 68 (28.57%) VPN
7 65 (27.31%) CCNP
8 63 (26.47%) CCNA
8 63 (26.47%) Windows
9 59 (24.79%) Network Security
10 58 (24.37%) Network Management
11 55 (23.11%) Security Cleared
11 55 (23.11%) CheckPoint
12 51 (21.43%) Linux
12 51 (21.43%) SolarWinds
13 49 (20.59%) Wireless
14 48 (20.17%) OSPF
15 46 (19.33%) Juniper
15 46 (19.33%) VoIP
15 46 (19.33%) F5
16 41 (17.23%) Unix
16 41 (17.23%) Microsoft
17 39 (16.39%) BGP
18 38 (15.97%) Cisco ASA
18 38 (15.97%) Data Centre
19 36 (15.13%) Riverbed
19 36 (15.13%) Cisco Nexus
20 33 (13.87%) Network Design

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 6 (2.52%) Skype for Business
2 5 (2.10%) Confluence
3 3 (1.26%) Apache
3 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.84%) JBoss
4 2 (0.84%) Lightstreamer
4 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.42%) IIS
5 1 (0.42%) Jetty
5 1 (0.42%) Mongrel
5 1 (0.42%) nginx
5 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.42%) SAS
5 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.42%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.46%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.68%) MS Office
4 3 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.26%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.42%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.42%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.42%) IaaS
2 1 (0.42%) PaaS
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 131 (55.04%) Firewall
2 100 (42.02%) WAN
3 80 (33.61%) LAN
3 80 (33.61%) TCP/IP
4 68 (28.57%) VPN
5 59 (24.79%) Network Security
6 49 (20.59%) Wireless
7 48 (20.17%) OSPF
8 46 (19.33%) VoIP
9 39 (16.39%) BGP
10 38 (15.97%) Cisco ASA
11 36 (15.13%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (10.50%) ISDN
12 25 (10.50%) SNMP
13 22 (9.24%) BIG-IP
14 21 (8.82%) Broadband
15 20 (8.40%) VLAN
16 19 (7.98%) DNS
16 19 (7.98%) HSRP
17 18 (7.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.78%) Redis
1 9 (3.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.68%) Big Data
3 3 (1.26%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.42%) OLAP
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (4.20%) JIRA
2 6 (2.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.26%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.26%) JMeter
4 3 (1.26%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.26%) Selenium
5 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.42%) Travis CI
General
1 19 (7.98%) Finance
1 19 (7.98%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.52%) Billing
3 5 (2.10%) Retail
4 4 (1.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.42%) Back Office
5 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (36.97%) Network Engineer
2 46 (19.33%) Analyst
3 33 (13.87%) Cisco Engineer
4 32 (13.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 22 (9.24%) Support Engineer
6 20 (8.40%) Network Support
7 18 (7.56%) Network Specialist
8 16 (6.72%) Network Analyst
8 16 (6.72%) Network Support Engineer
9 14 (5.88%) Monitoring Specialist
9 14 (5.88%) Network Monitoring Specialist
9 14 (5.88%) Security Analyst
10 12 (5.04%) Security Engineer
11 10 (4.20%) Network Security Engineer
12 9 (3.78%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 9 (3.78%) Tester
13 8 (3.36%) Architect
13 8 (3.36%) Cisco Support
13 8 (3.36%) Monitoring Engineer
13 8 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.66%) 802.1X
2 19 (7.98%) ELK Stack
3 17 (7.14%) CSS
4 9 (3.78%) Middleware
5 8 (3.36%) RESTful
5 8 (3.36%) Web Services
6 6 (2.52%) .NET
7 2 (0.84%) Ajax
7 2 (0.84%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.84%) CSS3
7 2 (0.84%) Ext JS
7 2 (0.84%) HTML
7 2 (0.84%) HTML5
7 2 (0.84%) jQuery
7 2 (0.84%) Sencha Touch
7 2 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.84%) WebSockets
8 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.42%) J2EE
8 1 (0.42%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.97%) Data Centre
2 24 (10.08%) User Experience
3 23 (9.66%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.30%) Visualisation
5 9 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.78%) Cyber Attack
6 6 (2.52%) Cryptography
6 6 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.68%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.68%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.68%) Fintech
7 4 (1.68%) Statistics
8 3 (1.26%) BBC
8 3 (1.26%) CMDB
8 3 (1.26%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.26%) PKI
8 3 (1.26%) Replication
8 3 (1.26%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.84%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (26.47%) Windows
2 51 (21.43%) Linux
3 41 (17.23%) Unix
4 26 (10.92%) Windows Server
5 15 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.20%) Mac OS X
8 7 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.94%) Windows Vista
8 7 (2.94%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.52%) Solaris
10 4 (1.68%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.84%) Debian
11 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.84%) SUSE
11 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.13%) ITIL
2 58 (24.37%) Network Management
3 33 (13.87%) Network Design
4 31 (13.03%) Load Balancing
5 29 (12.18%) Cybersecurity
6 25 (10.50%) ITIL V3
7 23 (9.66%) SIEM
8 22 (9.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 21 (8.82%) Information Security
10 20 (8.40%) Patch Management
10 20 (8.40%) Vulnerability Management
11 19 (7.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (7.56%) Change Control
13 16 (6.72%) Network Architecture
13 16 (6.72%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (5.46%) Change Management
14 13 (5.46%) Open Source
14 13 (5.46%) Problem Management
15 12 (5.04%) Configuration Management
15 12 (5.04%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.34%) Python
2 16 (6.72%) SQL
3 13 (5.46%) Shell Script
4 12 (5.04%) Perl
5 9 (3.78%) Java
6 6 (2.52%) C
7 5 (2.10%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.10%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.68%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.68%) Ruby
9 3 (1.26%) C#
9 3 (1.26%) C++
10 2 (0.84%) PHP
11 1 (0.42%) Korn
11 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (39.92%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (27.31%) CCNP
3 63 (26.47%) CCNA
4 55 (23.11%) Security Cleared
5 27 (11.34%) DV Cleared
5 27 (11.34%) SC Cleared
6 21 (8.82%) CISSP
7 20 (8.40%) SANS
8 16 (6.72%) SSCP
9 14 (5.88%) CCIE
10 9 (3.78%) CCDA
11 8 (3.36%) CCDP
12 4 (1.68%) CEH
13 3 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (1.26%) CCSA
13 3 (1.26%) CCSE
13 3 (1.26%) CISM
13 3 (1.26%) JNCIP
14 2 (0.84%) Degree
14 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.04%) SLA
2 7 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.68%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (9.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (2.52%) KVM
3 6 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.10%) Snort
5 3 (1.26%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.26%) StorNext
5 3 (1.26%) Xsan
6 2 (0.84%) NFS
6 2 (0.84%) Postfix
6 2 (0.84%) Squid
6 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.84%) vSphere
7 1 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.42%) Xen
7 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (11.34%) Nagios
2 23 (9.66%) QRadar
3 20 (8.40%) OPNET
4 12 (5.04%) Cacti
4 12 (5.04%) Puppet
5 10 (4.20%) SmokePing
6 9 (3.78%) Kibana
6 9 (3.78%) logstash
6 9 (3.78%) RSA enVision
7 5 (2.10%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (2.10%) SCCM
7 5 (2.10%) SCOM
7 5 (2.10%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (1.68%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (1.26%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (1.26%) Nessus
10 2 (0.84%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.84%) Ansible
10 2 (0.84%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.84%) OpenView
Vendors
1 131 (55.04%) Cisco
2 55 (23.11%) CheckPoint
3 51 (21.43%) SolarWinds
4 46 (19.33%) F5
4 46 (19.33%) Juniper
5 41 (17.23%) Microsoft
6 36 (15.13%) Riverbed
7 26 (10.92%) Fortinet
7 26 (10.92%) LogRhythm
8 24 (10.08%) Splunk
9 23 (9.66%) BMC
9 23 (9.66%) IBM
10 21 (8.82%) Apple
11 17 (7.14%) Nokia
12 16 (6.72%) Palo Alto
13 14 (5.88%) Intel Security
14 11 (4.62%) Aruba
14 11 (4.62%) HP
14 11 (4.62%) Remedy
15 10 (4.20%) VMware
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