The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Infrastructure Engineer 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 Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 425 396 429
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 7 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.14% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.15% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 27 3
Average daily rate £350 £225 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -47.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
-22.05% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.99 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-54.69% -
Network Infrastructure Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21805 21262 22113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.80% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15767 14589 15407
Average daily rate £463 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 391 398
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Network Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network Infrastructure 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) LAN
2 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Network Security
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) CCNP
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) FortiGate
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) CCNA
6 5 (26.32%) VPN
6 5 (26.32%) Wireless
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
7 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (21.05%) DHCP
7 4 (21.05%) Network Management
7 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
7 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
8 3 (15.79%) Wiki
8 3 (15.79%) Infoblox
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.79%) F5
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 3 (15.79%) MS Visio

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network Infrastructure 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
1 10 (52.63%) LAN
1 10 (52.63%) Network Security
1 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
2 5 (26.32%) Wireless
3 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
6 1 (5.26%) BGP
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (5.26%) HTTP
6 1 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) IPsec
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.79%) New Media
1 3 (15.79%) Wiki
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.26%) MPEG
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Streaming Media
2 1 (5.26%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Server Building
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Threat Management
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCIE
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) DFS Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
3 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.79%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) Infoblox
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Akamai
6 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (5.26%) Apple
6 1 (5.26%) Cyberoam
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
6 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.26%) SevOne