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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 488 486 537
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +51
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 120 92 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.20% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.21% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 55 20
Average daily rate £380 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £274 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £471 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+95.45% -
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
44644 44373 42617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.47% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29144 28029 25758
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1596 1785 1902
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 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
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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 51 £400 -3.03% 15
South East +5 37 £430 +7.50% 12
Yorkshire - 9 £350 - 5
East of England +5 6 £280 - 2
East Midlands -6 5 £350 +12.00% 1
North West -6 5 £363 +6.61% 3
West Midlands -12 3 £400 +52.38% 3
South West -6 2 £345 +53.33%
North East - 2 £363 -
Senior Network Engineer
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Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 178 (82.79%) Cisco
2 144 (66.98%) Firewall
3 130 (60.47%) Cisco Certification
4 105 (48.84%) WAN
5 102 (47.44%) CCNP
6 100 (46.51%) LAN
7 69 (32.09%) VPN
8 68 (31.63%) OSPF
9 67 (31.16%) Juniper
10 65 (30.23%) BGP
11 62 (28.84%) Network Security
12 61 (28.37%) MPLS
13 58 (26.98%) Wireless
14 57 (26.51%) CheckPoint
15 56 (26.05%) Data Centre
16 50 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
17 48 (22.33%) Network Design
18 47 (21.86%) TCP/IP
18 47 (21.86%) F5
19 46 (21.40%) DNS
19 46 (21.40%) DHCP
20 45 (20.93%) CCNA
21 43 (20.00%) CCIE
21 43 (20.00%) VoIP
22 41 (19.07%) Security Cleared
23 39 (18.14%) IPsec
24 38 (17.67%) EIGRP
25 37 (17.21%) VLAN
26 36 (16.74%) Cisco Nexus
27 35 (16.28%) Finance

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (1.40%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.93%) IIS
2 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.40%) MS Office
3 3 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.79%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.19%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) IaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 144 (66.98%) Firewall
2 105 (48.84%) WAN
3 100 (46.51%) LAN
4 69 (32.09%) VPN
5 68 (31.63%) OSPF
6 65 (30.23%) BGP
7 62 (28.84%) Network Security
8 61 (28.37%) MPLS
9 58 (26.98%) Wireless
10 50 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
11 47 (21.86%) TCP/IP
12 46 (21.40%) DHCP
12 46 (21.40%) DNS
13 43 (20.00%) VoIP
14 39 (18.14%) IPsec
15 38 (17.67%) EIGRP
16 37 (17.21%) VLAN
17 36 (16.74%) Cisco Nexus
18 30 (13.95%) SSL
19 27 (12.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.40%) Informix
2 3 (1.40%) MySQL
2 3 (1.40%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (3.72%) Rational DOORS
1 8 (3.72%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.93%) Hudson
2 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.93%) JIRA
2 2 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.93%) Subversion
3 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (16.28%) Finance
2 20 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.26%) Retail
4 6 (2.79%) Games
5 4 (1.86%) Banking
5 4 (1.86%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
6 2 (0.93%) Legal
6 2 (0.93%) Local Government
6 2 (0.93%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) French Language
7 1 (0.47%) German Language
7 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Military
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.84%) 802.1X
2 6 (2.79%) Rendezvous
3 3 (1.40%) Web Services
4 2 (0.93%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (0.93%) Middleware
4 2 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 56 (26.05%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (3.72%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.26%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.79%) Clustering
4 6 (2.79%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.86%) PKI
6 4 (1.86%) Statistics
7 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.93%) BBC
8 2 (0.93%) iDTV
8 2 (0.93%) NHS
8 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.47%) IVR
9 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.47%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.88%) Windows
2 27 (12.56%) Linux
3 19 (8.84%) Windows Server
4 13 (6.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.72%) Unix
6 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.33%) SUSE
8 1 (0.47%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.33%) Network Design
2 35 (16.28%) ITIL
3 34 (15.81%) Load Balancing
4 19 (8.84%) Project Management
5 17 (7.91%) Network Architecture
6 16 (7.44%) Migration
6 16 (7.44%) Network Management
7 13 (6.05%) Change Management
7 13 (6.05%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (5.58%) Service Management
9 10 (4.65%) Configuration Management
9 10 (4.65%) Problem Management
10 9 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (4.19%) Requirements Management
11 8 (3.72%) High Availability
12 7 (3.26%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (3.26%) Release Management
13 6 (2.79%) Asset Management
13 6 (2.79%) Electronic Trading
13 6 (2.79%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.98%) C
2 14 (6.51%) SQL
3 7 (3.26%) Python
4 4 (1.86%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.86%) Perl
4 4 (1.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 130 (60.47%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (47.44%) CCNP
3 45 (20.93%) CCNA
4 43 (20.00%) CCIE
5 41 (19.07%) Security Cleared
6 33 (15.35%) SC Cleared
7 24 (11.16%) Degree
8 14 (6.51%) JNCIP
9 11 (5.12%) JNCIA
10 10 (4.65%) JNCIS
11 9 (4.19%) CCSE
12 6 (2.79%) CCDP
12 6 (2.79%) CCNP Voice
13 5 (2.33%) CCDA
13 5 (2.33%) CCSA
13 5 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.86%) CCDE
14 4 (1.86%) CISSP
14 4 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.86%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.37%) SLA
2 8 (3.72%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) HIPAA
3 2 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.47%) COBIT
4 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.79%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.86%) Firmware
4 4 (1.86%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.40%) vCloud
6 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.93%) Snort
6 2 (0.93%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.93%) vSphere
7 1 (0.47%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.47%) XenApp
7 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (4.19%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (4.19%) FortiGate
2 7 (3.26%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (2.79%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (2.79%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (2.33%) Cacti
4 5 (2.33%) Nagios
5 4 (1.86%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (1.40%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (1.40%) Graphite
6 3 (1.40%) Opsview
7 2 (0.93%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.93%) OPNET
7 2 (0.93%) Proventia
8 1 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.47%) Foglight
8 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 178 (82.79%) Cisco
2 67 (31.16%) Juniper
3 57 (26.51%) CheckPoint
4 47 (21.86%) F5
5 29 (13.49%) VMware
6 27 (12.56%) SolarWinds
7 24 (11.16%) Palo Alto
8 18 (8.37%) Riverbed
9 16 (7.44%) Fortinet
10 13 (6.05%) Microsoft
11 12 (5.58%) Blue Coat
12 11 (5.12%) Citrix
13 10 (4.65%) Red Hat
14 9 (4.19%) Aruba
14 9 (4.19%) Dell
15 8 (3.72%) HP
16 7 (3.26%) Splunk
17 6 (2.79%) ION Trading
17 6 (2.79%) Oracle
17 6 (2.79%) TIBCO
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