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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 362 359 379
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Contract jobs citing Network Management 52 64 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.33% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 32
Average daily rate
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£365 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £165 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £604 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £80.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -60.00%
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
18814 19549 19359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.64% 77.50% 75.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13400 13696 13116
Average daily rate £450 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 227 357
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.95% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £15.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £53.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
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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 +22 9 £275 -24.58% 8
Croydon - - - - 3
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 48 (42.48%) Cisco
2 37 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (31.86%) Firewall
4 32 (28.32%) Finance
4 32 (28.32%) WAN
5 30 (26.55%) LAN
5 30 (26.55%) CCNP
6 25 (22.12%) BGP
6 25 (22.12%) OSPF
7 22 (19.47%) VPN
7 22 (19.47%) Banking
8 20 (17.70%) Juniper
8 20 (17.70%) CheckPoint
9 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
9 19 (16.81%) Windows
10 17 (15.04%) MPLS
11 16 (14.16%) EIGRP
12 15 (13.27%) CCNA
13 14 (12.39%) Active Directory
13 14 (12.39%) Project Management
13 14 (12.39%) Load Balancing
13 14 (12.39%) Network Architecture
13 14 (12.39%) F5
14 13 (11.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (11.50%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (11.50%) Network Design
14 13 (11.50%) Telecoms
14 13 (11.50%) ITIL
15 12 (10.62%) Internet
15 12 (10.62%) BMC

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 8 (7.08%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.19%) Lync
3 5 (4.42%) MindAlign
4 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.88%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.19%) MS Office
3 6 (5.31%) MS Project
4 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) IaaS
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
1 1 (0.88%) PaaS
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (31.86%) Firewall
2 32 (28.32%) WAN
3 30 (26.55%) LAN
4 25 (22.12%) BGP
4 25 (22.12%) OSPF
5 22 (19.47%) VPN
6 17 (15.04%) MPLS
7 16 (14.16%) EIGRP
8 13 (11.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (11.50%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (10.62%) Internet
9 12 (10.62%) Wireless
9 12 (10.62%) Network Security
10 11 (9.73%) RIP
11 10 (8.85%) Extranet
11 10 (8.85%) IP Telephony
12 9 (7.96%) NetScreen
12 9 (7.96%) DHCP
12 9 (7.96%) DNS
12 9 (7.96%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) Big Data
General
1 32 (28.32%) Finance
2 22 (19.47%) Banking
3 13 (11.50%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.96%) Investment Banking
5 8 (7.08%) Retail
6 7 (6.19%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.65%) Law
8 2 (1.77%) Back Office
9 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (31.86%) Network Engineer
2 21 (18.58%) Analyst
3 11 (9.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (9.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (9.73%) Architect
3 11 (9.73%) Business Analyst
4 9 (7.96%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.08%) Security Architect
6 7 (6.19%) Network Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.31%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Security Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Network Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Cisco Support
8 5 (4.42%) Network Consultant
8 5 (4.42%) Consultant
8 5 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) XMPP
1 5 (4.42%) CSS
2 3 (2.65%) WF
2 3 (2.65%) Web Services
3 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.77%) .NET
3 2 (1.77%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.77%) WCF
4 1 (0.88%) jQuery
4 1 (0.88%) JSON
4 1 (0.88%) Ajax
4 1 (0.88%) Middleware
4 1 (0.88%) SOAP
4 1 (0.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.19%) Hedge funds
3 4 (3.54%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.65%) Derivative
5 2 (1.77%) SecurID
5 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.88%) iPhone
6 1 (0.88%) NGOSS
6 1 (0.88%) PKI
6 1 (0.88%) NHS
6 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.81%) Windows
2 10 (8.85%) Linux
3 4 (3.54%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.54%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.65%) UNIX
5 2 (1.77%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.39%) Project Management
1 14 (12.39%) Load Balancing
1 14 (12.39%) Network Architecture
2 13 (11.50%) Network Design
2 13 (11.50%) ITIL
3 12 (10.62%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (9.73%) Workflow
4 11 (9.73%) Migration
5 9 (7.96%) Capacity Management
6 8 (7.08%) Change Management
7 6 (5.31%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.42%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.42%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.54%) Low Latency
9 4 (3.54%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (2.65%) Information Security
10 3 (2.65%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.65%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.65%) Service Management
10 3 (2.65%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.54%) SQL
2 2 (1.77%) VB
2 2 (1.77%) C#
3 1 (0.88%) C++
3 1 (0.88%) Java
3 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (26.55%) CCNP
3 15 (13.27%) CCNA
4 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.19%) CCIE
5 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.31%) MCSA
5 6 (5.31%) Degree
6 5 (4.42%) MCSE
7 4 (3.54%) CCDP
7 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.65%) MCITP
8 3 (2.65%) CCIP
9 2 (1.77%) CCDA
9 2 (1.77%) MCP
9 2 (1.77%) CISM
9 2 (1.77%) CISSP
9 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.77%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.65%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (12.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.42%) VMware ESX
3 5 (4.42%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.77%) vSphere
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.88%) XenApp
5 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) BladeLogic
2 4 (3.54%) SCCM
3 3 (2.65%) Nessus
3 3 (2.65%) SCOM
3 3 (2.65%) SCOrch
3 3 (2.65%) SCSM
3 3 (2.65%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.77%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.77%) WSUS
5 1 (0.88%) DameWare
Vendors
1 48 (42.48%) Cisco
2 20 (17.70%) Juniper
2 20 (17.70%) CheckPoint
3 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.39%) F5
5 12 (10.62%) BMC
6 10 (8.85%) VMware
7 9 (7.96%) SolarWinds
8 7 (6.19%) Riverbed
9 6 (5.31%) Citrix
10 5 (4.42%) HP
10 5 (4.42%) Dell
11 3 (2.65%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.77%) Aruba
12 2 (1.77%) Infoblox
12 2 (1.77%) Proofpoint
12 2 (1.77%) EMC
12 2 (1.77%) Nortel
12 2 (1.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 2 (1.77%) McAfee
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