The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Monitoring
Rank 474 503 487
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 83 47 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 37
Average daily rate
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£368 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.54% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £171 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £419 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 £9.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £9.00 £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £9.00 £23.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -2.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36743 34175 37676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.41% 73.35% 71.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23166 21189 22136
Average daily rate £408 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1090 995 1360
Average hourly rate £23.63 £32.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.44 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Network Monitoring
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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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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 +38 41 £405 +6.57% 10
South East -22 11 £350 - 4
East Midlands +5 6 - -
West Midlands -9 6 £350 +12.90% 4
South West - 5 £350 - 3
East of England -35 3 - -
Yorkshire -3 2 - - 3
North West - 1 - -
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Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 66 (43.42%) Cisco
2 57 (37.50%) WAN
3 54 (35.53%) Firewall
4 46 (30.26%) Windows
5 43 (28.29%) LAN
6 39 (25.66%) HP
7 37 (24.34%) Microsoft
8 36 (23.68%) ITIL
9 34 (22.37%) VPN
10 31 (20.39%) Cisco Certification
11 30 (19.74%) Active Directory
12 29 (19.08%) BGP
12 29 (19.08%) Finance
13 27 (17.76%) Security Cleared
14 26 (17.11%) UNIX
14 26 (17.11%) MS Excel
15 24 (15.79%) CheckPoint
15 24 (15.79%) Telecoms
15 24 (15.79%) Network Management
16 23 (15.13%) CCNA
16 23 (15.13%) OSPF
16 23 (15.13%) Linux
17 22 (14.47%) TCP/IP
17 22 (14.47%) CCNP
17 22 (14.47%) SolarWinds
18 21 (13.82%) MPLS
19 20 (13.16%) Network Security
20 19 (12.50%) EIGRP
20 19 (12.50%) MS Office
21 18 (11.84%) SLA

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.63%) Lync
3 4 (2.63%) Apache
4 3 (1.97%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.32%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.66%) CMS
6 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 19 (12.50%) MS Office
3 6 (3.95%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.97%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.97%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.97%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (37.50%) WAN
2 54 (35.53%) Firewall
3 43 (28.29%) LAN
4 34 (22.37%) VPN
5 29 (19.08%) BGP
6 23 (15.13%) OSPF
7 22 (14.47%) TCP/IP
8 21 (13.82%) MPLS
9 20 (13.16%) Network Security
10 19 (12.50%) EIGRP
11 17 (11.18%) DNS
11 17 (11.18%) VoIP
12 16 (10.53%) IPsec
13 15 (9.87%) SAN
14 14 (9.21%) SNMP
15 13 (8.55%) RIP
15 13 (8.55%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (8.55%) Multicast
16 10 (6.58%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (6.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.32%) DB2
4 1 (0.66%) Ingres
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Ant
1 1 (0.66%) WebLOAD
General
1 29 (19.08%) Finance
2 24 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.89%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.61%) Retail
5 4 (2.63%) Banking
6 3 (1.97%) Back Office
7 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.66%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.66%) French Language
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (25.66%) Network Engineer
2 33 (21.71%) Analyst
3 12 (7.89%) Architect
3 12 (7.89%) Operations Analyst
4 9 (5.92%) Help Desk Analyst
4 9 (5.92%) Network Analyst
5 8 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (4.61%) Consultant
7 6 (3.95%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (3.29%) Network Manager
8 5 (3.29%) Network Support
8 5 (3.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (3.29%) Administrator
8 5 (3.29%) Operations Manager
8 5 (3.29%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (2.63%) Developer
9 4 (2.63%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (2.63%) Security Architect
9 4 (2.63%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.89%) Middleware
2 3 (1.97%) LAMP
3 2 (1.32%) Apache Flex
3 2 (1.32%) HTML
3 2 (1.32%) CSS
3 2 (1.32%) Web Services
4 1 (0.66%) WSDL
4 1 (0.66%) .NET
4 1 (0.66%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.55%) Hedge funds
2 4 (2.63%) Replication
2 4 (2.63%) Cryptography
2 4 (2.63%) PKI
2 4 (2.63%) Statistics
2 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.32%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.32%) NHS
3 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.32%) Clustering
3 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.66%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 46 (30.26%) Windows
2 26 (17.11%) UNIX
3 23 (15.13%) Linux
4 15 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.29%) Solaris
8 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.66%) OS/400
9 1 (0.66%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.68%) ITIL
2 24 (15.79%) Network Management
3 16 (10.53%) Network Design
4 14 (9.21%) Load Balancing
4 14 (9.21%) Service Management
5 13 (8.55%) Configuration Management
6 12 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (7.24%) Project Management
7 11 (7.24%) Service Delivery
8 8 (5.26%) Change Management
8 8 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
8 8 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 8 (5.26%) Network Architecture
9 7 (4.61%) Change Control
9 7 (4.61%) Migration
10 6 (3.95%) WAN Optimisation
11 5 (3.29%) Capacity Management
11 5 (3.29%) Information Assurance
11 5 (3.29%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (3.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.95%) Java
1 6 (3.95%) SQL
2 5 (3.29%) Perl
2 5 (3.29%) Python
3 4 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.97%) Ruby
4 3 (1.97%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.32%) C
5 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (20.39%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (17.76%) Security Cleared
3 23 (15.13%) CCNA
4 22 (14.47%) CCNP
5 15 (9.87%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.95%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.29%) Degree
8 4 (2.63%) CCIE
9 2 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.66%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.66%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.66%) HND
10 1 (0.66%) MCSA
10 1 (0.66%) MCT
10 1 (0.66%) CCDP
10 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.84%) SLA
2 8 (5.26%) QA
3 4 (2.63%) JSP 440
3 4 (2.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.58%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.92%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.95%) VMware ESX
5 6 (3.95%) vSphere
6 3 (1.97%) KVM
7 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.32%) XenApp
8 1 (0.66%) NFS
8 1 (0.66%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 15 (9.87%) SCOM
3 13 (8.55%) Control-M
3 13 (8.55%) Nagios
4 10 (6.58%) WhatsUp Gold
5 6 (3.95%) SCCM
5 6 (3.95%) OpenView
5 6 (3.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (3.95%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.97%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (1.97%) HP NNM
7 2 (1.32%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.32%) OPNET
7 2 (1.32%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.32%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.32%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 66 (43.42%) Cisco
2 39 (25.66%) HP
3 37 (24.34%) Microsoft
4 24 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 22 (14.47%) SolarWinds
6 17 (11.18%) F5
6 17 (11.18%) Juniper
7 16 (10.53%) BMC
8 14 (9.21%) VMware
9 13 (8.55%) Riverbed
10 12 (7.89%) EMC
10 12 (7.89%) Intel
10 12 (7.89%) Veritas
10 12 (7.89%) Altiris
11 7 (4.61%) McAfee
11 7 (4.61%) BT
12 6 (3.95%) Blue Coat
12 6 (3.95%) 3PAR
13 5 (3.29%) NetApp
14 4 (2.63%) Avaya
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