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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Monitoring
Rank 522 517 525
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 73 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 34 28
Average daily rate
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£376 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.91 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.91 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-12.10% -37.78%
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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
41497 39075 36704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.31% 76.38% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27575 24692 22997
Average daily rate £425 £413 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1127 1093 1036
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.12 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.52% -19.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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
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 3 September 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
London -1 35 £408 -3.94% 12
South East -8 14 £330 -17.50% 4
South West -7 5 £300 - 3
North West -27 5 £377 +131.69% 2
East of England - 4 £210 -
East Midlands -15 2 £300 - 1
Yorkshire -24 2 £300 - 5
North East -28 2 £340 -18.56%
West Midlands -3 1 £375 +30.43%
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Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 134 (67.34%) Cisco
2 121 (60.80%) Firewall
3 77 (38.69%) Cisco Certification
4 72 (36.18%) WAN
5 65 (32.66%) LAN
6 61 (30.65%) CheckPoint
6 61 (30.65%) Wireless
7 57 (28.64%) Network Security
8 53 (26.63%) SolarWinds
8 53 (26.63%) CCNP
9 52 (26.13%) Windows
10 49 (24.62%) Cisco ASA
11 48 (24.12%) OSPF
12 45 (22.61%) BGP
13 42 (21.11%) CCNA
13 42 (21.11%) VPN
13 42 (21.11%) DNS
14 39 (19.60%) Juniper
15 38 (19.10%) DHCP
15 38 (19.10%) ITIL
15 38 (19.10%) F5
16 37 (18.59%) TCP/IP
17 36 (18.09%) Network Management
18 34 (17.09%) Load Balancing
19 30 (15.08%) MPLS
20 28 (14.07%) Network Design
21 26 (13.07%) Change Management
21 26 (13.07%) HP
22 25 (12.56%) Microsoft
22 25 (12.56%) Linux

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 7 (3.52%) MS Exchange
1 7 (3.52%) IIS
2 6 (3.02%) Apache
2 6 (3.02%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.02%) Lync
3 5 (2.51%) Zope
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.53%) MS Visio
3 10 (5.03%) MS Office
4 2 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Office 365
3 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 121 (60.80%) Firewall
2 72 (36.18%) WAN
3 65 (32.66%) LAN
4 61 (30.65%) Wireless
5 57 (28.64%) Network Security
6 49 (24.62%) Cisco ASA
7 48 (24.12%) OSPF
8 45 (22.61%) BGP
9 42 (21.11%) DNS
9 42 (21.11%) VPN
10 38 (19.10%) DHCP
11 37 (18.59%) TCP/IP
12 30 (15.08%) MPLS
13 24 (12.06%) SNMP
14 22 (11.06%) EIGRP
14 22 (11.06%) VLAN
15 21 (10.55%) Cisco Nexus
15 21 (10.55%) VoIP
16 20 (10.05%) Intrusion Detection
17 18 (9.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.52%) MySQL
3 6 (3.02%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.51%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) JIRA
1 1 (0.50%) Fiddler
General
1 20 (10.05%) Finance
2 8 (4.02%) Banking
3 5 (2.51%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.51%) Military
4 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.01%) Advertising
4 2 (1.01%) Games
4 2 (1.01%) German Language
5 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 87 (43.72%) Network Engineer
2 31 (15.58%) Analyst
3 25 (12.56%) Security Engineer
4 23 (11.56%) Network Support
5 22 (11.06%) Network Analyst
6 20 (10.05%) Consultant
7 19 (9.55%) Network Security Engineer
8 17 (8.54%) Network Consultant
9 14 (7.04%) Support Analyst
9 14 (7.04%) Network Support Analyst
10 13 (6.53%) Support Engineer
11 8 (4.02%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (4.02%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.52%) Network Specialist
13 6 (3.02%) Communications Engineer
13 6 (3.02%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 6 (3.02%) Network Support Engineer
14 5 (2.51%) Security Analyst
14 5 (2.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 5 (2.51%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.53%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.02%) Web Services
3 4 (2.01%) Middleware
4 3 (1.51%) XMPP
5 2 (1.01%) CSS
6 1 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.06%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (4.52%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.02%) Statistics
5 6 (3.02%) CMDB
5 6 (3.02%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.51%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.01%) e-Health
7 4 (2.01%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.51%) User Experience
8 3 (1.51%) PKI
8 3 (1.51%) NHS
9 2 (1.01%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.01%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.01%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) Physics
10 1 (0.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 52 (26.13%) Windows
2 25 (12.56%) Linux
3 15 (7.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (5.53%) UNIX
5 7 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.51%) Solaris
7 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.01%) CentOS
8 2 (1.01%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.50%) Android
9 1 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.10%) ITIL
2 36 (18.09%) Network Management
3 34 (17.09%) Load Balancing
4 28 (14.07%) Network Design
5 26 (13.07%) Change Management
6 23 (11.56%) Configuration Management
7 18 (9.05%) Kalman Filter
8 16 (8.04%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (7.04%) Service Delivery
10 12 (6.03%) Service Management
10 12 (6.03%) Capacity Management
10 12 (6.03%) Incident Management
11 10 (5.03%) Network Load Balancing
12 9 (4.52%) WAN Optimisation
12 9 (4.52%) DevOps
13 8 (4.02%) Cyber Security
13 8 (4.02%) Problem Management
14 7 (3.52%) SIEM
15 6 (3.02%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.05%) Perl
2 19 (9.55%) Python
3 13 (6.53%) SQL
4 9 (4.52%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.02%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.01%) Ruby
7 3 (1.51%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.51%) VBScript
7 3 (1.51%) Tcl
7 3 (1.51%) PHP
8 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.50%) Groovy
9 1 (0.50%) C#
9 1 (0.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 77 (38.69%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (26.63%) CCNP
3 42 (21.11%) CCNA
4 22 (11.06%) Security Cleared
5 16 (8.04%) CCIE
6 15 (7.54%) SC Cleared
7 14 (7.04%) Degree
8 11 (5.53%) CCSA
9 9 (4.52%) CCDA
9 9 (4.52%) CCIP
10 6 (3.02%) MCSE
10 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (2.51%) CCDP
11 5 (2.51%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.51%) CISSP
12 3 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.01%) CISA
13 2 (1.01%) CISM
13 2 (1.01%) CISMP
13 2 (1.01%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.05%) SLA
2 7 (3.52%) QA
3 4 (2.01%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.50%) BS25999
System Software
1 17 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.52%) vSphere
4 7 (3.52%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.52%) XenApp
5 5 (2.51%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.51%) HDFS
6 4 (2.01%) Docker
7 2 (1.01%) Snort
7 2 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.50%) vCloud
8 1 (0.50%) Firmware
8 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (5.03%) Nagios
1 10 (5.03%) Zenoss
2 9 (4.52%) WhatsUp Gold
2 9 (4.52%) SCOM
2 9 (4.52%) OpenView
3 8 (4.02%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (4.02%) OPNET
4 7 (3.52%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (3.02%) Cisco UCCE
6 5 (2.51%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (2.51%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (2.01%) Netcool
7 4 (2.01%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (2.01%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (1.51%) AirWatch
8 3 (1.51%) SCCM
9 2 (1.01%) Ganglia
9 2 (1.01%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.01%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.50%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 134 (67.34%) Cisco
2 61 (30.65%) CheckPoint
3 53 (26.63%) SolarWinds
4 39 (19.60%) Juniper
5 38 (19.10%) F5
6 26 (13.07%) HP
7 25 (12.56%) Microsoft
8 22 (11.06%) VMware
9 16 (8.04%) McAfee
10 14 (7.04%) Aruba
11 13 (6.53%) Riverbed
12 12 (6.03%) Nokia
12 12 (6.03%) Oracle
13 11 (5.53%) Remedy
14 10 (5.03%) Citrix
14 10 (5.03%) NetScout
15 9 (4.52%) Fortinet
16 8 (4.02%) IronPort
16 8 (4.02%) Akamai
16 8 (4.02%) EMC
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