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 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 466 543 534
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 146 79 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 45 32
Median daily rate £400 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £319 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £31.88 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% +15.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 -
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -
Senior Network Engineer
UK

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
46674 48291 46317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.89% 94.80% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30793 30976 28892
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1388 1837 1891
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 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 +41 68 £420 -1.17% 8
South East +31 41 £422 -1.97% 4
South West +21 14 £400 +23.07%
West Midlands -14 8 £350 -26.89%
East of England +19 5 £388 +12.72% 1
North East - 4 - -
Yorkshire +8 3 £335 - 4
East Midlands +3 2 £278 -31.05%
North West -15 1 - - 4
Senior Network Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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.

1 220 (86.96%) Cisco
2 155 (61.26%) Cisco Certification
3 145 (57.31%) Firewall
4 122 (48.22%) CCNP
5 87 (34.39%) WAN
6 80 (31.62%) CheckPoint
7 78 (30.83%) Cisco ASA
8 70 (27.67%) Wireless
8 70 (27.67%) Network Security
9 68 (26.88%) LAN
10 67 (26.48%) Cisco Nexus
11 60 (23.72%) BGP
11 60 (23.72%) Network Design
12 57 (22.53%) Data Centre
13 55 (21.74%) F5
14 50 (19.76%) Finance
15 49 (19.37%) VPN
15 49 (19.37%) Juniper
16 47 (18.58%) CCNA
17 46 (18.18%) SolarWinds
18 45 (17.79%) OSPF
19 44 (17.39%) MPLS
20 42 (16.60%) CCIE
21 39 (15.42%) DNS
22 37 (14.62%) Security Cleared
23 35 (13.83%) Palo Alto
24 34 (13.44%) DHCP
25 32 (12.65%) EIGRP
26 31 (12.25%) TCP/IP
27 30 (11.86%) Degree

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 1 (0.40%) Apache
1 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.40%) IIS
1 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.40%) nginx
1 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.37%) MS Office
3 4 (1.58%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Eikon
1 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) IaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 145 (57.31%) Firewall
2 87 (34.39%) WAN
3 78 (30.83%) Cisco ASA
4 70 (27.67%) Network Security
4 70 (27.67%) Wireless
5 68 (26.88%) LAN
6 67 (26.48%) Cisco Nexus
7 60 (23.72%) BGP
8 49 (19.37%) VPN
9 45 (17.79%) OSPF
10 44 (17.39%) MPLS
11 39 (15.42%) DNS
12 34 (13.44%) DHCP
13 32 (12.65%) EIGRP
14 31 (12.25%) TCP/IP
15 26 (10.28%) BIG-IP
15 26 (10.28%) Cisco IOS
15 26 (10.28%) VoIP
16 24 (9.49%) Cisco Wireless
17 23 (9.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.40%) Informix
1 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.40%) MySQL
1 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
1 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.40%) Redis
1 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (3.95%) Rational DOORS
1 10 (3.95%) StarTeam
2 3 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.40%) Hudson
3 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.40%) JIRA
3 1 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 50 (19.76%) Finance
2 21 (8.30%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.74%) Banking
4 5 (1.98%) Retail
5 4 (1.58%) Games
6 3 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.79%) Legal
7 2 (0.79%) Local Government
7 2 (0.79%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.79%) Publishing
7 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) French Language
8 1 (0.40%) German Language
8 1 (0.40%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.58%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.79%) CSS
3 1 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.40%) Middleware
3 1 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 57 (22.53%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.14%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.37%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.98%) CMDB
7 3 (1.19%) Clustering
7 3 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.19%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.79%) BBC
8 2 (0.79%) PKI
8 2 (0.79%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.40%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.40%) Fintech
9 1 (0.40%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.91%) Windows
2 13 (5.14%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.95%) Linux
4 7 (2.77%) Unix
5 5 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.40%) CentOS
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (23.72%) Network Design
2 29 (11.46%) Load Balancing
3 26 (10.28%) ITIL
4 23 (9.09%) Network Management
5 22 (8.70%) Change Management
6 21 (8.30%) Network Architecture
6 21 (8.30%) Project Management
7 20 (7.91%) High Availability
8 19 (7.51%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (6.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (5.14%) Migration
11 11 (4.35%) Performance Management
12 10 (3.95%) Change Control
12 10 (3.95%) Configuration Management
13 9 (3.56%) Mentoring
14 8 (3.16%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (3.16%) Requirements Management
15 7 (2.77%) DDoS Mitigation
15 7 (2.77%) Service Management
16 6 (2.37%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.16%) C
2 6 (2.37%) Perl
3 5 (1.98%) Python
4 4 (1.58%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.19%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.79%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.79%) SQL
6 2 (0.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 155 (61.26%) Cisco Certification
2 122 (48.22%) CCNP
3 47 (18.58%) CCNA
4 42 (16.60%) CCIE
5 37 (14.62%) Security Cleared
6 30 (11.86%) Degree
7 28 (11.07%) SC Cleared
8 14 (5.53%) CCDP
9 12 (4.74%) JNCIP
10 10 (3.95%) CCSE
11 8 (3.16%) JNCIE
12 6 (2.37%) Check Point Certification
13 5 (1.98%) CCSA
14 4 (1.58%) JNCIA
14 4 (1.58%) JNCIS
15 3 (1.19%) CCIP
15 3 (1.19%) CCNP Voice
15 3 (1.19%) CISSP
15 3 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 2 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.93%) SLA
2 10 (3.95%) QA
3 4 (1.58%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.98%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.19%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.79%) Snort
5 2 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.40%) UAG
6 1 (0.40%) vCloud
6 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (6.32%) SolarWinds Orion
2 13 (5.14%) OPNET
3 10 (3.95%) Nagios
4 6 (2.37%) Cacti
4 6 (2.37%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (2.37%) FortiGate
4 6 (2.37%) TrustSec
5 3 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.79%) Proventia
6 2 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.40%) AppManager
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco CME
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.40%) Graphite
7 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.40%) OpenView
7 1 (0.40%) Opsview
7 1 (0.40%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 220 (86.96%) Cisco
2 80 (31.62%) CheckPoint
3 55 (21.74%) F5
4 49 (19.37%) Juniper
5 46 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 35 (13.83%) Palo Alto
7 22 (8.70%) Riverbed
8 19 (7.51%) Fortinet
9 17 (6.72%) Blue Coat
10 16 (6.32%) VMware
11 14 (5.53%) Tufin
12 13 (5.14%) Microsoft
13 11 (4.35%) Aruba
13 11 (4.35%) Citrix
13 11 (4.35%) HP
14 10 (3.95%) Nokia
15 6 (2.37%) Brocade
15 6 (2.37%) Trustwave
16 5 (1.98%) Meraki
17 4 (1.58%) Motorola