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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Monitoring
Rank 502 529 520
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 115 97 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 59 32
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £305 £331
% change year-on-year
+29.09% -7.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Median hourly rate £26.00 £26.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
- +116.66%
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
40127 40445 38431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.41% 79.69% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26982 26553 24574
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 1082 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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
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 26 June 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 +33 49 £375 - 6
South East -4 17 £450 +17.64% 3
West Midlands -7 14 £388 - 8
North West -12 10 £360 +80.00% 7
East of England +20 8 £320 +1.58% 1
South West -3 8 £500 +51.51% 6
Yorkshire -3 6 £343 +50.54% 1
North East -52 2 £213 -
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Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 145 (59.43%) Cisco
2 128 (52.46%) Firewall
3 99 (40.57%) Network Security
4 97 (39.75%) Cisco Certification
5 96 (39.34%) WAN
6 83 (34.02%) ITIL
7 76 (31.15%) VPN
8 72 (29.51%) LAN
9 70 (28.69%) TCP/IP
10 67 (27.46%) Juniper
11 64 (26.23%) Security Cleared
12 59 (24.18%) CheckPoint
13 56 (22.95%) CCNP
14 55 (22.54%) SolarWinds
15 54 (22.13%) Wireless
16 51 (20.90%) Network Management
17 50 (20.49%) CCNA
18 48 (19.67%) Windows
19 41 (16.80%) Linux
19 41 (16.80%) F5
20 37 (15.16%) Data Centre
21 36 (14.75%) SC Cleared
21 36 (14.75%) Cisco ASA
21 36 (14.75%) Network Design
22 35 (14.34%) Load Balancing
23 34 (13.93%) VoIP
23 34 (13.93%) ISDN
24 31 (12.70%) SLA
24 31 (12.70%) Nagios
25 30 (12.30%) BGP

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 7 (2.87%) OpenStack
2 4 (1.64%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.23%) SAS
3 3 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.82%) Apache
4 2 (0.82%) Confluence
4 2 (0.82%) JBoss
5 1 (0.41%) IIS
5 1 (0.41%) Lightstreamer
5 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 16 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.10%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (2.05%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.41%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 128 (52.46%) Firewall
2 99 (40.57%) Network Security
3 96 (39.34%) WAN
4 76 (31.15%) VPN
5 72 (29.51%) LAN
6 70 (28.69%) TCP/IP
7 54 (22.13%) Wireless
8 36 (14.75%) Cisco ASA
9 34 (13.93%) ISDN
9 34 (13.93%) VoIP
10 30 (12.30%) BGP
10 30 (12.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 29 (11.89%) OSPF
12 28 (11.48%) Broadband
12 28 (11.48%) SNMP
13 25 (10.25%) DNS
14 23 (9.43%) DHCP
15 21 (8.61%) BIG-IP
16 20 (8.20%) Intrusion Detection
16 20 (8.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.28%) Big Data
2 5 (2.05%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.41%) DB2
4 1 (0.41%) KDB
4 1 (0.41%) MySQL
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.64%) JIRA
2 3 (1.23%) SonarQube
3 2 (0.82%) Fiddler
3 2 (0.82%) Selenium
4 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.41%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.41%) JMeter
4 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.41%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (8.20%) Telecoms
2 17 (6.97%) Finance
3 9 (3.69%) Retail
4 6 (2.46%) Games
5 4 (1.64%) Billing
6 3 (1.23%) Banking
7 2 (0.82%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Front Office
8 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (40.16%) Network Engineer
2 34 (13.93%) Cisco Engineer
2 34 (13.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 25 (10.25%) Analyst
4 21 (8.61%) Network Support
5 19 (7.79%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (6.97%) Juniper Engineer
6 17 (6.97%) Support Engineer
7 16 (6.56%) Network Analyst
8 13 (5.33%) Consultant
8 13 (5.33%) Network Support Engineer
9 12 (4.92%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 12 (4.92%) Security Engineer
10 11 (4.51%) Network Security Engineer
10 11 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (4.10%) Cisco Support
11 10 (4.10%) Network Specialist
12 9 (3.69%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
12 9 (3.69%) Cisco Support Engineer
13 8 (3.28%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.61%) 802.1X
2 10 (4.10%) CSS
3 6 (2.46%) Middleware
4 4 (1.64%) XML
5 3 (1.23%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (1.23%) HTML
5 3 (1.23%) HTML5
5 3 (1.23%) Kafka
6 2 (0.82%) JSON
6 2 (0.82%) Web Services
7 1 (0.41%) Ajax
7 1 (0.41%) CSS3
7 1 (0.41%) Ext JS
7 1 (0.41%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.41%) jQuery
7 1 (0.41%) REST
7 1 (0.41%) RESTful
7 1 (0.41%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.41%) Ultra Messaging
7 1 (0.41%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.16%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.74%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.10%) Statistics
3 10 (4.10%) User Experience
4 9 (3.69%) Cryptography
5 8 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.87%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.46%) BBC
8 5 (2.05%) Driving Licence
8 5 (2.05%) PKI
9 4 (1.64%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.23%) CMDB
10 3 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.82%) RSA SecurID
11 2 (0.82%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.41%) CESG
12 1 (0.41%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.41%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.67%) Windows
2 41 (16.80%) Linux
3 26 (10.66%) Unix
3 26 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (6.15%) Windows Server
5 13 (5.33%) Mac OS X
5 13 (5.33%) Windows 7
5 13 (5.33%) Windows 8
6 12 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (4.92%) Windows XP
7 11 (4.51%) Windows Vista
8 7 (2.87%) Solaris
9 5 (2.05%) CentOS
10 3 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.82%) Debian
11 2 (0.82%) SUSE
11 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (34.02%) ITIL
2 51 (20.90%) Network Management
3 36 (14.75%) Network Design
4 35 (14.34%) Load Balancing
5 22 (9.02%) Configuration Management
5 22 (9.02%) Root Cause Analysis
6 20 (8.20%) Performance Management
7 18 (7.38%) High Availability
8 17 (6.97%) Change Control
9 15 (6.15%) Change Management
10 14 (5.74%) Information Security
11 13 (5.33%) Capacity Management
11 13 (5.33%) Network Architecture
11 13 (5.33%) Workflow
12 12 (4.92%) ITIL V3
12 12 (4.92%) Problem Management
13 11 (4.51%) Project Management
14 10 (4.10%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (4.10%) DevOps
15 9 (3.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.97%) Python
2 14 (5.74%) Perl
3 10 (4.10%) Shell Script
4 8 (3.28%) Java
5 7 (2.87%) C
6 5 (2.05%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.05%) SQL
7 4 (1.64%) C++
7 4 (1.64%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.64%) PHP
7 4 (1.64%) Ruby
8 3 (1.23%) C#
8 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.41%) Korn
Qualifications
1 97 (39.75%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (26.23%) Security Cleared
3 56 (22.95%) CCNP
4 50 (20.49%) CCNA
5 36 (14.75%) SC Cleared
6 24 (9.84%) DV Cleared
7 21 (8.61%) Degree
8 9 (3.69%) CISSP
8 9 (3.69%) JNCIP
9 5 (2.05%) CCDA
9 5 (2.05%) CCDP
9 5 (2.05%) CCIE
9 5 (2.05%) CCSE
9 5 (2.05%) CEH
9 5 (2.05%) CISM
9 5 (2.05%) SANS
10 4 (1.64%) GIAC
10 4 (1.64%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.23%) JNCIE
12 2 (0.82%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.70%) SLA
2 6 (2.46%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.64%) QA
4 2 (0.82%) BS25999
4 2 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.82%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.41%) COBIT
5 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (5.33%) Active Directory
1 13 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.51%) KVM
3 5 (2.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (2.05%) StorNext
3 5 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.05%) Xsan
4 4 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (1.64%) UAG
4 4 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.82%) NFS
5 2 (0.82%) Postfix
5 2 (0.82%) Snort
5 2 (0.82%) Squid
5 2 (0.82%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.41%) Samba
6 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (12.70%) Nagios
2 14 (5.74%) Puppet
3 10 (4.10%) Cacti
3 10 (4.10%) OPNET
4 7 (2.87%) OpenView
4 7 (2.87%) SmokePing
5 6 (2.46%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (2.05%) Ambari
6 5 (2.05%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (1.64%) Ansible
7 4 (1.64%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (1.23%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.23%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.23%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.82%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.82%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.82%) Netcool
9 2 (0.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 145 (59.43%) Cisco
2 67 (27.46%) Juniper
3 59 (24.18%) CheckPoint
4 55 (22.54%) SolarWinds
5 41 (16.80%) F5
6 28 (11.48%) Microsoft
7 27 (11.07%) Riverbed
8 22 (9.02%) Intel Security
9 19 (7.79%) Fortinet
10 17 (6.97%) Palo Alto
10 17 (6.97%) VMware
11 16 (6.56%) Red Hat
12 14 (5.74%) HP
13 13 (5.33%) Nokia
14 11 (4.51%) BMC
15 10 (4.10%) Aruba
16 8 (3.28%) Brocade
17 6 (2.46%) Citrix
17 6 (2.46%) Ericsson
17 6 (2.46%) NetScout
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