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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Monitoring
Rank 482 495 512
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +17
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 132 129 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 74 36
Median daily rate £388 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £455 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £316 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.85% -2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £26.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +70.49%
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
40476 40379 38005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.38% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27167 26056 24404
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 908 1151 1143
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +42 69 £370 -1.33% 9
South East -26 16 £450 +24.13% 7
North West +2 11 £320 +60.00% 3
South West -9 11 £500 +70.21% 1
East of England +16 10 £235 -37.46% 2
West Midlands -7 10 £363 -4.60% 5
Yorkshire +6 3 £300 +93.54% 3
East Midlands +6 1 £300 -20.00%
North East -40 1 £330 -
Midlands - 1 £500 -
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Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 144 (56.92%) Cisco
2 130 (51.38%) Firewall
3 101 (39.92%) Network Security
4 99 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
5 97 (38.34%) WAN
6 86 (33.99%) ITIL
7 76 (30.04%) VPN
8 75 (29.64%) LAN
9 73 (28.85%) TCP/IP
10 69 (27.27%) Juniper
11 62 (24.51%) Windows
11 62 (24.51%) Security Cleared
12 55 (21.74%) CheckPoint
13 54 (21.34%) CCNP
14 53 (20.95%) Linux
15 50 (19.76%) SolarWinds
16 49 (19.37%) Wireless
17 48 (18.97%) CCNA
18 45 (17.79%) Network Management
19 43 (17.00%) SNMP
20 36 (14.23%) ISDN
21 35 (13.83%) VoIP
21 35 (13.83%) F5
21 35 (13.83%) SC Cleared
22 33 (13.04%) Network Design
23 32 (12.65%) Load Balancing
23 32 (12.65%) Cisco ASA
23 32 (12.65%) DNS
23 32 (12.65%) Data Centre
24 31 (12.25%) DHCP

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 12 (4.74%) Confluence
2 7 (2.77%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.98%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.19%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.19%) SAS
4 3 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.79%) Apache
5 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.79%) JBoss
6 1 (0.40%) IIS
6 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
Applications
1 18 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.77%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.98%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 130 (51.38%) Firewall
2 101 (39.92%) Network Security
3 97 (38.34%) WAN
4 76 (30.04%) VPN
5 75 (29.64%) LAN
6 73 (28.85%) TCP/IP
7 49 (19.37%) Wireless
8 43 (17.00%) SNMP
9 36 (14.23%) ISDN
10 35 (13.83%) VoIP
11 32 (12.65%) Cisco ASA
11 32 (12.65%) DNS
12 31 (12.25%) DHCP
13 28 (11.07%) OSPF
14 27 (10.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 26 (10.28%) BGP
15 26 (10.28%) Broadband
16 24 (9.49%) IPsec
17 23 (9.09%) Internet
17 23 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.16%) Big Data
2 5 (1.98%) Hadoop
2 5 (1.98%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.40%) DB2
3 1 (0.40%) KDB
3 1 (0.40%) MySQL
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (5.53%) Jenkins
1 14 (5.53%) JIRA
2 12 (4.74%) Selenium
3 11 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 11 (4.35%) HP UFT
3 11 (4.35%) JMeter
4 10 (3.95%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.19%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.79%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.40%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.40%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (9.09%) Finance
2 20 (7.91%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.16%) Retail
4 6 (2.37%) Games
5 4 (1.58%) Banking
6 2 (0.79%) Law
6 2 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Front Office
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (38.34%) Network Engineer
2 34 (13.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 34 (13.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 32 (12.65%) Analyst
4 25 (9.88%) Network Support
5 22 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 20 (7.91%) Juniper Engineer
7 19 (7.51%) Network Analyst
7 19 (7.51%) Senior Network Engineer
8 17 (6.72%) Network Support Engineer
9 13 (5.14%) Cisco Support
10 12 (4.74%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
10 12 (4.74%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 12 (4.74%) Consultant
10 12 (4.74%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 11 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (3.95%) Security Engineer
13 9 (3.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.56%) Network Security Engineer
14 8 (3.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.72%) 802.1X
2 11 (4.35%) .NET
3 5 (1.98%) CSS
3 5 (1.98%) Middleware
3 5 (1.98%) XML
4 3 (1.19%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (1.19%) Kafka
5 2 (0.79%) HTML
5 2 (0.79%) HTML5
5 2 (0.79%) JSON
6 1 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.40%) J2EE
6 1 (0.40%) JDBC
6 1 (0.40%) REST
6 1 (0.40%) RESTful
6 1 (0.40%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.40%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.65%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.93%) PKI
4 12 (4.74%) Cryptography
5 11 (4.35%) Statistics
6 9 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.16%) Driving Licence
7 8 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.77%) BBC
9 6 (2.37%) User Experience
10 5 (1.98%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.58%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.19%) CMDB
12 3 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.79%) CESG
13 2 (0.79%) Clustering
13 2 (0.79%) RSA SecurID
13 2 (0.79%) Streaming Video
14 1 (0.40%) e-Health
14 1 (0.40%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 62 (24.51%) Windows
2 53 (20.95%) Linux
3 27 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 23 (9.09%) Unix
5 17 (6.72%) Windows Server
6 14 (5.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (5.14%) Windows 7
7 13 (5.14%) Windows 8
8 12 (4.74%) Windows XP
9 11 (4.35%) Windows Vista
10 7 (2.77%) Solaris
11 5 (1.98%) CentOS
12 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.79%) Debian
14 2 (0.79%) SUSE
14 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.40%) AIX
15 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (33.99%) ITIL
2 45 (17.79%) Network Management
3 33 (13.04%) Network Design
4 32 (12.65%) Load Balancing
5 22 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 20 (7.91%) High Availability
6 20 (7.91%) Performance Management
7 19 (7.51%) Information Security
7 19 (7.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (7.11%) Change Management
8 18 (7.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 17 (6.72%) Capacity Management
10 15 (5.93%) Change Control
10 15 (5.93%) Problem Management
11 14 (5.53%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (5.53%) Project Management
12 13 (5.14%) Workflow
13 12 (4.74%) Service Delivery
14 11 (4.35%) Functional Testing
15 10 (3.95%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (10.67%) Python
2 24 (9.49%) Perl
3 17 (6.72%) C
3 17 (6.72%) Shell Script
4 16 (6.32%) Java
5 14 (5.53%) Ruby
6 13 (5.14%) JavaScript
7 12 (4.74%) C#
8 6 (2.37%) SQL
9 5 (1.98%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.58%) C++
10 4 (1.58%) PHP
11 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.40%) Korn
12 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (24.51%) Security Cleared
3 54 (21.34%) CCNP
4 48 (18.97%) CCNA
5 35 (13.83%) SC Cleared
6 23 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 21 (8.30%) Degree
8 13 (5.14%) JNCIP
9 8 (3.16%) CISSP
10 5 (1.98%) CISM
11 4 (1.58%) CCSE
11 4 (1.58%) CEH
11 4 (1.58%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.58%) JNCIE
11 4 (1.58%) MCSE
11 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.58%) SANS
12 3 (1.19%) GIAC
12 3 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.79%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.86%) SLA
2 11 (4.35%) QA
3 10 (3.95%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.58%) BS25999
4 4 (1.58%) ISO 9000
4 4 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.40%) COBIT
6 1 (0.40%) GPG13
6 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.40%) WAI
6 1 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (5.14%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.35%) KVM
4 5 (1.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (1.98%) StorNext
4 5 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.98%) Xsan
5 4 (1.58%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (1.58%) UAG
6 3 (1.19%) Terminal Server
6 3 (1.19%) vSphere
7 2 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.79%) NFS
7 2 (0.79%) Postfix
7 2 (0.79%) Snort
7 2 (0.79%) Squid
8 1 (0.40%) Firmware
8 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (11.07%) Nagios
2 13 (5.14%) Puppet
3 7 (2.77%) Cacti
3 7 (2.77%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (2.77%) OpenView
4 5 (1.98%) Ambari
4 5 (1.98%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (1.98%) OPNET
5 4 (1.58%) Ansible
5 4 (1.58%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.58%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (1.58%) SmokePing
6 3 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.19%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.19%) WSUS
6 3 (1.19%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.79%) BMC Marimba
7 2 (0.79%) OVSD
7 2 (0.79%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.79%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 144 (56.92%) Cisco
2 69 (27.27%) Juniper
3 55 (21.74%) CheckPoint
4 50 (19.76%) SolarWinds
5 35 (13.83%) F5
6 28 (11.07%) Microsoft
7 25 (9.88%) HP
8 21 (8.30%) Riverbed
9 19 (7.51%) Intel Security
9 19 (7.51%) VMware
10 16 (6.32%) Fortinet
10 16 (6.32%) Red Hat
11 15 (5.93%) Palo Alto
12 9 (3.56%) Aruba
12 9 (3.56%) Nokia
13 8 (3.16%) Brocade
13 8 (3.16%) Cyberoam
14 7 (2.77%) Avaya
14 7 (2.77%) BMC
14 7 (2.77%) IBM
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