The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Network Engineer
UK / England
Rank 491 497 500
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 69 114 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 73 54
Median daily rate £425 £385 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £321 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £488 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £381
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £57.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +139.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +87.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38923 45199 45004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.07% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25520 29485 28268
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.48% +5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1530 1806
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the England region.

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the England region.

Senior Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Network Engineer
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 Senior Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 -5 34 £450 +12.50% 14
South East +7 21 £418 -2.90% 4
North West +30 3 £375 +3.44% 2
South West +10 3 £353 +2.17% 1
Yorkshire +16 2 £463 +32.14% 1
East of England +8 2 £350 - 5
West Midlands +7 2 £450 +12.50% 6
East Midlands 0 1 £275 -8.33% 1
North East -10 1 - -
Senior Network Engineer
UK

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Senior Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 144 (82.29%) Cisco
2 110 (62.86%) Firewall
3 98 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
4 76 (43.43%) CCNP
5 62 (35.43%) CheckPoint
6 57 (32.57%) WAN
7 52 (29.71%) Cisco ASA
8 51 (29.14%) LAN
9 46 (26.29%) Data Centre
10 45 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 42 (24.00%) Juniper
12 41 (23.43%) F5
13 39 (22.29%) Network Security
14 37 (21.14%) Wireless
15 35 (20.00%) CCNA
15 35 (20.00%) VPN
15 35 (20.00%) Network Design
16 34 (19.43%) OSPF
17 33 (18.86%) MPLS
17 33 (18.86%) Palo Alto
18 31 (17.71%) Finance
19 29 (16.57%) VMware
19 29 (16.57%) Windows
20 28 (16.00%) CCIE
20 28 (16.00%) Security Cleared
21 25 (14.29%) BGP
22 23 (13.14%) Network Management
23 22 (12.57%) Windows Server
23 22 (12.57%) Citrix
23 22 (12.57%) SolarWinds

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
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 11 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.57%) Apache
2 1 (0.57%) IIS
2 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (9.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.14%) Office 365
3 1 (0.57%) Akamai
3 1 (0.57%) IaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (62.86%) Firewall
2 57 (32.57%) WAN
3 52 (29.71%) Cisco ASA
4 51 (29.14%) LAN
5 45 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 39 (22.29%) Network Security
7 37 (21.14%) Wireless
8 35 (20.00%) VPN
9 34 (19.43%) OSPF
10 33 (18.86%) MPLS
11 25 (14.29%) BGP
12 19 (10.86%) IPsec
13 17 (9.71%) Wi-Fi
14 16 (9.14%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (9.14%) EIGRP
14 16 (9.14%) Internet
14 16 (9.14%) TCP/IP
14 16 (9.14%) VoIP
15 15 (8.57%) DNS
15 15 (8.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (3.43%) StarTeam
2 3 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (17.71%) Finance
2 15 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.86%) Banking
4 5 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.29%) Retail
6 2 (1.14%) Electronics
6 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.00%) Web Services
2 5 (2.86%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.14%) COM
3 2 (1.14%) XMPP
4 1 (0.57%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (26.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.00%) CMDB
3 6 (3.43%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.86%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.29%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.14%) PKI
6 2 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.14%) Statistics
6 2 (1.14%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.57%) Clustering
7 1 (0.57%) e-Health
7 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.57%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.57%) Windows
2 22 (12.57%) Windows Server
3 12 (6.86%) Linux
4 11 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.14%) SUSE
5 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.71%) Unix
7 1 (0.57%) CatOS
7 1 (0.57%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.00%) Network Design
2 23 (13.14%) Network Management
3 17 (9.71%) ITIL
3 17 (9.71%) Load Balancing
4 14 (8.00%) Network Architecture
4 14 (8.00%) Project Management
5 8 (4.57%) Asset Management
5 8 (4.57%) Change Management
6 7 (4.00%) Change Control
6 7 (4.00%) High Availability
6 7 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (4.00%) Process Improvement
7 6 (3.43%) Configuration Management
7 6 (3.43%) Migration
7 6 (3.43%) Requirements Management
7 6 (3.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (3.43%) Service Management
8 5 (2.86%) PRINCE2
9 4 (2.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.86%) SQL
2 4 (2.29%) C
3 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 98 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (43.43%) CCNP
3 35 (20.00%) CCNA
4 28 (16.00%) CCIE
4 28 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 19 (10.86%) SC Cleared
6 16 (9.14%) Degree
7 13 (7.43%) CCDP
8 11 (6.29%) CCSA
8 11 (6.29%) CCSE
9 10 (5.71%) JNCIA
10 7 (4.00%) CCDA
10 7 (4.00%) CCSP
10 7 (4.00%) DV Cleared
10 7 (4.00%) JNCIP
11 6 (3.43%) CCMSE
11 6 (3.43%) JNCIS
12 5 (2.86%) CCIP
12 5 (2.86%) JNCIE
13 3 (1.71%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.43%) QA
1 6 (3.43%) SLA
2 4 (2.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.57%) BS7799
System Software
1 12 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.29%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (3.43%) ProxySG
4 4 (2.29%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.71%) vSphere
6 2 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.57%) Firmware
7 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) FortiGate
2 7 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (3.43%) OPNET
4 5 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.29%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (2.29%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (1.71%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.14%) Cacti
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (1.14%) Nagios
7 2 (1.14%) Nessus
8 1 (0.57%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 144 (82.29%) Cisco
2 62 (35.43%) CheckPoint
3 42 (24.00%) Juniper
4 41 (23.43%) F5
5 33 (18.86%) Palo Alto
6 29 (16.57%) VMware
7 22 (12.57%) Citrix
7 22 (12.57%) SolarWinds
8 21 (12.00%) Riverbed
9 17 (9.71%) Blue Coat
10 14 (8.00%) Aruba
10 14 (8.00%) Fortinet
10 14 (8.00%) HP
11 12 (6.86%) Dell
12 9 (5.14%) Red Hat
13 8 (4.57%) Microsoft
14 7 (4.00%) BT
15 6 (3.43%) Arista
16 4 (2.29%) Meraki
16 4 (2.29%) NetScout
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