The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Management
Rank 342 382 365
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -17
Contract jobs citing Network Management 73 51 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 26 43
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£435 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £421 £348 £230
% change year-on-year
+20.97% +51.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £21.25 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+95.29% +7.59%
Network Management
England

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
18886 18915 19605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.63% 79.01% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13486 13134 13711
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Management
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 Management within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
City of London +6 14 £425 +9.60% 2
Croydon - 6 £525 - 1
Docklands, London -6 1 £435 -23.68%
Hounslow - 1 £400 -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management.

1 101 (61.96%) Cisco
2 68 (41.72%) WAN
3 64 (39.26%) Firewall
4 63 (38.65%) Network Security
5 58 (35.58%) LAN
6 53 (32.52%) Finance
7 49 (30.06%) Cisco ASA
8 48 (29.45%) Windows
9 47 (28.83%) Wireless
10 46 (28.22%) VPN
11 45 (27.61%) TCP/IP
11 45 (27.61%) BGP
11 45 (27.61%) Internet
12 44 (26.99%) SolarWinds
13 43 (26.38%) MPLS
14 38 (23.31%) Cisco Certification
15 37 (22.70%) EIGRP
15 37 (22.70%) Data Centre
16 36 (22.09%) Ethernet
16 36 (22.09%) DNS
16 36 (22.09%) Microsoft
17 35 (21.47%) IPsec
17 35 (21.47%) VLAN
17 35 (21.47%) Spanning Tree
18 34 (20.86%) Multimedia
18 34 (20.86%) ITIL
18 34 (20.86%) CheckPoint
19 33 (20.25%) SQL
20 29 (17.79%) Linux
20 29 (17.79%) F5

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.75%) IIS
2 5 (3.07%) Lync
3 4 (2.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.84%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.23%) MindAlign
5 2 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.52%) MS Office
3 4 (2.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Kondor+
1 4 (2.45%) Misys Midas
1 4 (2.45%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.29%) SaaS
2 7 (4.29%) PaaS
2 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (41.72%) WAN
2 64 (39.26%) Firewall
3 63 (38.65%) Network Security
4 58 (35.58%) LAN
5 49 (30.06%) Cisco ASA
6 47 (28.83%) Wireless
7 46 (28.22%) VPN
8 45 (27.61%) TCP/IP
8 45 (27.61%) Internet
8 45 (27.61%) BGP
9 43 (26.38%) MPLS
10 37 (22.70%) EIGRP
11 36 (22.09%) DNS
11 36 (22.09%) Ethernet
12 35 (21.47%) IPsec
12 35 (21.47%) VLAN
12 35 (21.47%) Spanning Tree
13 25 (15.34%) OSPF
14 24 (14.72%) SNMP
15 22 (13.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.29%) QlikView
2 6 (3.68%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.07%) MySQL
4 4 (2.45%) MS Access
4 4 (2.45%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.84%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.23%) Redis
6 2 (1.23%) Big Data
7 1 (0.61%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Bugzilla
1 4 (2.45%) JIRA
2 3 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.61%) GCC
General
1 53 (32.52%) Finance
2 34 (20.86%) Multimedia
3 17 (10.43%) Banking
4 12 (7.36%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.07%) Billing
6 4 (2.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
7 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 72 (44.17%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.50%) Analyst
3 18 (11.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (9.20%) Architect
5 13 (7.98%) Network Support
6 9 (5.52%) Graduate
6 9 (5.52%) Network Analyst
6 9 (5.52%) Graduate Network Engineer
7 8 (4.91%) Support Analyst
8 7 (4.29%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (3.68%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.07%) Junior
11 4 (2.45%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.45%) Network Support Analyst
11 4 (2.45%) Administrator
11 4 (2.45%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (2.45%) Data Analyst
11 4 (2.45%) Junior Network Engineer
12 3 (1.84%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.27%) 802.1X
2 7 (4.29%) Web Services
3 5 (3.07%) XMPP
4 4 (2.45%) Middleware
5 3 (1.84%) LAMP
6 2 (1.23%) MFC
6 2 (1.23%) Symfony
6 2 (1.23%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.70%) Data Centre
2 22 (13.50%) PKI
3 7 (4.29%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (4.29%) Private Cloud
3 7 (4.29%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.68%) CMDB
5 5 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.45%) iSeries
6 4 (2.45%) STB
6 4 (2.45%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.84%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.23%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.23%) Wiki
8 2 (1.23%) Statistics
8 2 (1.23%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.61%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.61%) PMI
9 1 (0.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (29.45%) Windows
2 29 (17.79%) Linux
3 16 (9.82%) UNIX
4 9 (5.52%) Solaris
4 9 (5.52%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.84%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.61%) SUSE
8 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.86%) ITIL
2 19 (11.66%) Load Balancing
3 15 (9.20%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (9.20%) Network Monitoring
3 15 (9.20%) Service Management
4 13 (7.98%) Change Management
4 13 (7.98%) Migration
4 13 (7.98%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (6.13%) Network Design
5 10 (6.13%) DevOps
5 10 (6.13%) WAN Optimisation
6 9 (5.52%) Configuration Management
6 9 (5.52%) Project Management
6 9 (5.52%) E-Commerce
7 8 (4.91%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.29%) Risk Management
8 7 (4.29%) Fault Management
8 7 (4.29%) Software Architecture
8 7 (4.29%) Change Control
9 6 (3.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.25%) SQL
2 10 (6.13%) VB
3 9 (5.52%) VBA
3 9 (5.52%) Perl
4 6 (3.68%) Python
5 5 (3.07%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.07%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.45%) PHP
7 3 (1.84%) Java
7 3 (1.84%) VBScript
7 3 (1.84%) Ruby
7 3 (1.84%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.84%) Tcl
8 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (23.31%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (14.11%) CCNP
3 13 (7.98%) CCNA
4 12 (7.36%) CCIE
5 8 (4.91%) Degree
5 8 (4.91%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.29%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.45%) CCSA
8 3 (1.84%) CCIP
8 3 (1.84%) CCDA
8 3 (1.84%) MCSA
8 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.23%) HND
9 2 (1.23%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.61%) MCSE
10 1 (0.61%) MCP
10 1 (0.61%) HNC
10 1 (0.61%) CCSP
10 1 (0.61%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.75%) SLA
2 7 (4.29%) QA
3 2 (1.23%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 14 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.84%) vSphere
4 3 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.23%) XenApp
5 2 (1.23%) XenServer
5 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (10.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (4.29%) Netcool
2 7 (4.29%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.45%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.84%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (1.84%) SCCM
4 3 (1.84%) Nagios
5 2 (1.23%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.23%) OPNET
5 2 (1.23%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (1.23%) Ganglia
5 2 (1.23%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (1.23%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.23%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.23%) Ionix
5 2 (1.23%) Puppet
5 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 101 (61.96%) Cisco
2 44 (26.99%) SolarWinds
3 36 (22.09%) Microsoft
4 34 (20.86%) CheckPoint
5 29 (17.79%) F5
6 27 (16.56%) Infoblox
7 21 (12.88%) Aruba
8 16 (9.82%) Riverbed
8 16 (9.82%) Juniper
9 15 (9.20%) Citrix
9 15 (9.20%) McAfee
10 12 (7.36%) EMC
11 11 (6.75%) VMware
11 11 (6.75%) Blue Coat
12 9 (5.52%) Polycom
13 8 (4.91%) Nortel
13 8 (4.91%) TippingPoint
14 7 (4.29%) Oracle
15 6 (3.68%) IBM
15 6 (3.68%) NetScout
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