The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Architecture
England / London
Rank 361 338 350
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 43 60 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.35% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 41
Median daily rate £495 £494 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% -5.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £214 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £622 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year
-72.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16371 17297 17227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.50% 84.27% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11820 12226 12480
Median daily rate £498 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.73% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 207 195
Median hourly rate £32.00 £25.94 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.36% +23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Network Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in London

Network Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Architecture
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
City of London -8 8 £351 -22.11% 3
New Malden -6 3 - -
Croydon -9 2 £450 +28.57%
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 69 (65.71%) Cisco
2 50 (47.62%) Firewall
3 39 (37.14%) Juniper
4 38 (36.19%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (33.33%) Finance
6 32 (30.48%) WAN
7 31 (29.52%) DNS
7 31 (29.52%) CheckPoint
8 28 (26.67%) Windows
9 27 (25.71%) TCP/IP
10 26 (24.76%) Network Security
11 25 (23.81%) ITIL
12 24 (22.86%) DHCP
13 23 (21.90%) Palo Alto
14 22 (20.95%) LAN
14 22 (20.95%) Riverbed
15 21 (20.00%) SQL
15 21 (20.00%) F5
16 20 (19.05%) Linux
16 20 (19.05%) VPN
16 20 (19.05%) CCIE
16 20 (19.05%) Wireless
16 20 (19.05%) VMware
16 20 (19.05%) Wireshark
17 19 (18.10%) CCNP
18 18 (17.14%) BGP
18 18 (17.14%) Change Management
18 18 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
19 17 (16.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 17 (16.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (5.71%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.95%) Apache
3 1 (0.95%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.57%) Office 365
3 5 (4.76%) SaaS
4 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.90%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.95%) IaaS
6 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (47.62%) Firewall
2 32 (30.48%) WAN
3 31 (29.52%) DNS
4 27 (25.71%) TCP/IP
5 26 (24.76%) Network Security
6 24 (22.86%) DHCP
7 22 (20.95%) LAN
8 20 (19.05%) VPN
8 20 (19.05%) Wireless
8 20 (19.05%) Wireshark
9 18 (17.14%) BGP
9 18 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (16.19%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (16.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 17 (16.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 16 (15.24%) OSPF
12 13 (12.38%) HTTP
12 13 (12.38%) IPsec
13 12 (11.43%) SAN
13 12 (11.43%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) MySQL
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.86%) OLTP
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
4 1 (0.95%) DB2
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.71%) Banking
4 4 (3.81%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Law
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (30.48%) Architect
2 29 (27.62%) Network Engineer
3 21 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 14 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Consultant
6 9 (8.57%) Juniper Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Network Consultant
7 8 (7.62%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Security Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Architect
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Network Architect
10 5 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.81%) Data Architect
11 4 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.52%) Web Services
2 7 (6.67%) SAML
3 3 (2.86%) Middleware
4 2 (1.90%) Mojolicious
4 2 (1.90%) Node.js
5 1 (0.95%) .NET
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.95%) JMS
5 1 (0.95%) SOAP
5 1 (0.95%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.76%) PKI
5 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.86%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (2.86%) Statistics
5 3 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.86%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.95%) iSeries
7 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.95%) NHS
7 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.95%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.67%) Windows
2 20 (19.05%) Linux
3 14 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (10.48%) SUSE
7 9 (8.57%) Unix
8 7 (6.67%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.86%) Solaris
10 2 (1.90%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.81%) ITIL
2 18 (17.14%) Change Management
3 17 (16.19%) Project Management
4 15 (14.29%) Network Management
5 14 (13.33%) Service Management
6 12 (11.43%) Network Design
7 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.52%) TOGAF
8 9 (8.57%) Information Security
8 9 (8.57%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.62%) Migration
9 8 (7.62%) Security Architecture
10 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.71%) Validation
12 4 (3.81%) High Availability
12 4 (3.81%) Low Latency
12 4 (3.81%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (3.81%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (6.67%) Java
3 6 (5.71%) Perl
4 5 (4.76%) C
4 5 (4.76%) Python
5 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.86%) VB
6 2 (1.90%) C++
6 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.90%) PHP
7 1 (0.95%) Delphi
7 1 (0.95%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 38 (36.19%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (19.05%) CCIE
3 19 (18.10%) CCNP
4 15 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 14 (13.33%) CCNA
6 12 (11.43%) SC Cleared
7 7 (6.67%) CCDA
7 7 (6.67%) Degree
7 7 (6.67%) JNCIA
7 7 (6.67%) JNCIP
7 7 (6.67%) JNCIS
8 5 (4.76%) CCDE
8 5 (4.76%) CISM
8 5 (4.76%) CISSP
9 4 (3.81%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (2.86%) CISA
11 2 (1.90%) CCDP
11 2 (1.90%) CCSA
11 2 (1.90%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.19%) PCI DSS
2 12 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (8.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.95%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (0.95%) ISO27005
System Software
1 16 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 11 (10.48%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.81%) XenApp
5 3 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.95%) KVM
6 1 (0.95%) NFS
6 1 (0.95%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.95%) Samba
6 1 (0.95%) Snort
6 1 (0.95%) Squid
6 1 (0.95%) vSphere
6 1 (0.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) OpenView
1 3 (2.86%) SCCM
1 3 (2.86%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.90%) Ansible
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.90%) Puppet
2 2 (1.90%) SCOM
3 1 (0.95%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.95%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (0.95%) Nagios
3 1 (0.95%) Nessus
3 1 (0.95%) OpenNebula
3 1 (0.95%) OpenVAS
3 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.95%) OSSEC
3 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 69 (65.71%) Cisco
2 39 (37.14%) Juniper
3 31 (29.52%) CheckPoint
4 23 (21.90%) Palo Alto
5 22 (20.95%) Riverbed
6 21 (20.00%) F5
7 20 (19.05%) VMware
8 16 (15.24%) Aruba
8 16 (15.24%) Blue Coat
9 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 14 (13.33%) TippingPoint
11 13 (12.38%) FireEye
11 13 (12.38%) SolarWinds
12 12 (11.43%) Red Hat
13 11 (10.48%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 11 (10.48%) Dell
14 10 (9.52%) LogLogic
14 10 (9.52%) Radianz
14 10 (9.52%) Tufin
15 8 (7.62%) Oracle
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