The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Administrator
Rank 397 375 409
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Network Administrator 19 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.018% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.020% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 10
Average daily rate £375 £185 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.70% -50.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £363
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -37.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £10.43 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+34.29% -42.08%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22912 20394 25944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.78% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15867 13832 16673
Average daily rate £425 £448 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 421 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Network Administrator
England

Network Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Network Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Administrator Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Network Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in London

Network Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Administrator
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 9 £400 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 £238 -
Network Administrator
England

Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network Administrator 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 Network Administrator in their job title.

1 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (55.56%) LAN
3 15 (55.56%) WAN
4 11 (40.74%) VoIP
4 11 (40.74%) CCNA
5 10 (37.04%) MPLS
5 10 (37.04%) ITIL
5 10 (37.04%) SolarWinds
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco CUCM
6 9 (33.33%) Firewall
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
6 9 (33.33%) Windows
7 8 (29.63%) Linux
7 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (29.63%) XMPP
7 8 (29.63%) IP Telephony
7 8 (29.63%) OPNET
8 7 (25.93%) VPN
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (22.22%) Wireless
10 5 (18.52%) VMware
10 5 (18.52%) SAN
10 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (14.81%) CCNP
11 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
11 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
11 4 (14.81%) DNS
11 4 (14.81%) DHCP
11 4 (14.81%) IIS

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network Administrator 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 Network Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) InDesign
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) LAN
1 15 (55.56%) WAN
2 11 (40.74%) VoIP
3 10 (37.04%) MPLS
4 9 (33.33%) Firewall
4 9 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
5 8 (29.63%) IP Telephony
6 7 (25.93%) VPN
7 6 (22.22%) Wireless
8 5 (18.52%) SAN
9 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.81%) DNS
9 4 (14.81%) DHCP
10 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (11.11%) Internet
10 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
11 2 (7.41%) OSPF
11 2 (7.41%) BGP
11 2 (7.41%) SSL
11 2 (7.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) XMPP
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Wiki
2 1 (3.70%) Handset
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (7.41%) NetWare
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
5 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) Network Management
3 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Workflow
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (3.70%) Data Security
4 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNA
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (14.81%) CCNP
5 3 (11.11%) JNCIE
5 3 (11.11%) CCIE
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.41%) MCSE
6 2 (7.41%) MCSA
7 1 (3.70%) CCVP
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
7 1 (3.70%) MCSM
7 1 (3.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.70%) WMI
2 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) SolarWinds
3 8 (29.63%) OPNET
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.41%) Novell
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) Adobe
6 2 (7.41%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.70%) Splunk
7 1 (3.70%) IPFX
7 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
7 1 (3.70%) JBoss
7 1 (3.70%) Websense