The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 478 509 529
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 111 68 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.14% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.15% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 36 17
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£425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £483 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Average hourly rate £23.75 £59.00 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.74% +32.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.53 £59.00 £44.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.19 £59.00 £48.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £59.00 £44.60
% change year-on-year
-59.74% +32.28%
Senior Network Engineer
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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
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Senior Network Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Senior Network Engineer
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 Senior Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +31 49 £435 +8.07% 12
South East -7 28 £370 -17.77% 12
Yorkshire - 11 £375 - 3
East of England +9 9 £313 +30.20% 2
North West -24 8 £400 +17.30% 2
West Midlands +1 2 £490 -
East Midlands -6 2 £401 +167.50% 1
South West -15 2 £363 +3.57% 3
Senior Network Engineer
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Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Network Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 158 (88.76%) Cisco
2 122 (68.54%) Firewall
3 107 (60.11%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (56.74%) WAN
5 84 (47.19%) LAN
6 75 (42.13%) CheckPoint
7 74 (41.57%) CCNP
8 70 (39.33%) Cisco ASA
9 65 (36.52%) BGP
10 64 (35.96%) VPN
11 62 (34.83%) OSPF
12 61 (34.27%) Juniper
12 61 (34.27%) Wireless
12 61 (34.27%) TCP/IP
13 60 (33.71%) F5
14 57 (32.02%) MPLS
15 50 (28.09%) Data Centre
16 46 (25.84%) Cisco Nexus
17 44 (24.72%) EIGRP
17 44 (24.72%) VLAN
18 41 (23.03%) VoIP
19 40 (22.47%) IPsec
20 38 (21.35%) Load Balancing
21 37 (20.79%) CCNA
21 37 (20.79%) HSRP
22 35 (19.66%) ITIL
22 35 (19.66%) Finance
22 35 (19.66%) Cisco IOS
23 34 (19.10%) Network Security
24 33 (18.54%) DHCP

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Network Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (68.54%) Firewall
2 101 (56.74%) WAN
3 84 (47.19%) LAN
4 70 (39.33%) Cisco ASA
5 65 (36.52%) BGP
6 64 (35.96%) VPN
7 62 (34.83%) OSPF
8 61 (34.27%) TCP/IP
8 61 (34.27%) Wireless
9 57 (32.02%) MPLS
10 46 (25.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 44 (24.72%) VLAN
11 44 (24.72%) EIGRP
12 41 (23.03%) VoIP
13 40 (22.47%) IPsec
14 37 (20.79%) HSRP
15 35 (19.66%) Cisco IOS
16 34 (19.10%) Network Security
17 33 (18.54%) DHCP
18 32 (17.98%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.56%) GCC
General
1 35 (19.66%) Finance
2 23 (12.92%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.74%) Banking
4 6 (3.37%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.37%) Local Government
5 2 (1.12%) Retail
5 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.12%) Legal
5 2 (1.12%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Games
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.92%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.69%) XMPP
3 1 (0.56%) Web Services
3 1 (0.56%) WAP
3 1 (0.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (28.09%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.06%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.25%) Clustering
4 4 (2.25%) PKI
4 4 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.12%) CMDB
6 2 (1.12%) Wiki
6 2 (1.12%) Statistics
7 1 (0.56%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.56%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.48%) Linux
2 21 (11.80%) Windows
3 15 (8.43%) UNIX
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.35%) Load Balancing
2 35 (19.66%) ITIL
3 28 (15.73%) Network Management
4 27 (15.17%) Network Design
5 20 (11.24%) Kalman Filter
6 17 (9.55%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (6.18%) WAN Optimisation
8 9 (5.06%) Project Management
9 8 (4.49%) Service Delivery
9 8 (4.49%) Asset Management
9 8 (4.49%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (3.93%) Change Management
11 5 (2.81%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (2.81%) Migration
11 5 (2.81%) Low Latency
11 5 (2.81%) DDoS Mitigation
11 5 (2.81%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (2.25%) Patch Management
12 4 (2.25%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.62%) VB
2 2 (1.12%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.12%) Perl
2 2 (1.12%) PHP
2 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.56%) C
3 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 107 (60.11%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (41.57%) CCNP
3 37 (20.79%) CCNA
4 27 (15.17%) CCIE
5 19 (10.67%) Security Cleared
6 10 (5.62%) CCSA
6 10 (5.62%) CCSE
7 9 (5.06%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.93%) JNCIA
8 7 (3.93%) Degree
8 7 (3.93%) CCSP
8 7 (3.93%) CCDP
9 6 (3.37%) CCDA
10 5 (2.81%) CISSP
11 4 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (2.25%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.25%) CCDE
12 3 (1.69%) JNCIS
12 3 (1.69%) CCENT
12 3 (1.69%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.37%) SLA
2 3 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.69%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.81%) vSphere
3 4 (2.25%) Snort
3 4 (2.25%) NFS
4 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.69%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.69%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.56%) XenApp
5 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (11.80%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (3.93%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (2.25%) NetCrunch
3 4 (2.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.25%) Cacti
4 3 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.69%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.56%) Opsview
5 1 (0.56%) Graphite
5 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.56%) OpenView
5 1 (0.56%) Nagios
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.56%) Nessus
5 1 (0.56%) SCOM
5 1 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 158 (88.76%) Cisco
2 75 (42.13%) CheckPoint
3 61 (34.27%) Juniper
4 60 (33.71%) F5
5 31 (17.42%) SolarWinds
6 23 (12.92%) Blue Coat
7 19 (10.67%) Riverbed
8 17 (9.55%) VMware
9 13 (7.30%) Citrix
10 10 (5.62%) Aruba
11 9 (5.06%) Fortinet
11 9 (5.06%) Sourcefire
12 8 (4.49%) HP
13 7 (3.93%) Dell
14 6 (3.37%) Avaya
14 6 (3.37%) Nortel
14 6 (3.37%) Brocade
15 5 (2.81%) Websense
15 5 (2.81%) Nokia
15 5 (2.81%) Tufin
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