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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 371 352 361
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs citing Network Management 57 81 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 65 33
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £135 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £18.00 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £23.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+91.48% +10.58%
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
18925 19241 19257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.36% 81.63% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13680 13773 13490
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 233 237
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.15 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £66.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Network Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Network Management Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Network Management
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 Management within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +41 10 £450 - 1
Croydon -13 2 £300 -42.85%
Docklands, London +13 1 £425 -2.29%
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management 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 Management.

1 74 (64.91%) Cisco
2 55 (48.25%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (45.61%) WAN
4 51 (44.74%) Firewall
5 49 (42.98%) ITIL
6 45 (39.47%) Network Security
7 35 (30.70%) VPN
7 35 (30.70%) Wireless
8 34 (29.82%) TCP/IP
9 32 (28.07%) CCNP
10 31 (27.19%) LAN
11 30 (26.32%) Network Design
12 28 (24.56%) Data Centre
13 26 (22.81%) CheckPoint
14 24 (21.05%) ISDN
14 24 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
14 24 (21.05%) Security Cleared
15 22 (19.30%) OSPF
16 21 (18.42%) CCNA
16 21 (18.42%) Finance
17 19 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 19 (16.67%) Project Management
18 18 (15.79%) Juniper
18 18 (15.79%) Windows
18 18 (15.79%) Broadband
18 18 (15.79%) DV Cleared
19 16 (14.04%) SolarWinds
19 16 (14.04%) Problem Management
19 16 (14.04%) Linux
19 16 (14.04%) Telecoms

Network Management
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 9 (7.89%) Skype for Business
2 6 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.51%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.14%) MS Office
3 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Office 365
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 52 (45.61%) WAN
2 51 (44.74%) Firewall
3 45 (39.47%) Network Security
4 35 (30.70%) VPN
4 35 (30.70%) Wireless
5 34 (29.82%) TCP/IP
6 31 (27.19%) LAN
7 24 (21.05%) ISDN
8 22 (19.30%) OSPF
9 18 (15.79%) Broadband
10 15 (13.16%) BGP
10 15 (13.16%) MPLS
11 12 (10.53%) VLAN
12 11 (9.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (9.65%) DNS
13 10 (8.77%) DHCP
14 9 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (7.89%) Internet
14 9 (7.89%) SNMP
14 9 (7.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.63%) MySQL
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 21 (18.42%) Finance
2 16 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.26%) Banking
4 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.63%) Retail
5 2 (1.75%) Electronics
5 2 (1.75%) Front Office
5 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (32.46%) Network Engineer
2 22 (19.30%) Analyst
3 16 (14.04%) Network Analyst
4 15 (13.16%) Cisco Engineer
5 13 (11.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (11.40%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) Network Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Design Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Design Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Cisco Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Consultant
9 4 (3.51%) Architect
9 4 (3.51%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Network Support
9 4 (3.51%) Project Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Service Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.75%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.88%) .NET
3 1 (0.88%) CSS
3 1 (0.88%) Java RMI
3 1 (0.88%) Middleware
3 1 (0.88%) Web Services
3 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.56%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.39%) CMDB
3 5 (4.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.51%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.51%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.51%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (2.63%) PKI
6 2 (1.75%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.75%) PMI
6 2 (1.75%) Replication
6 2 (1.75%) Statistics
7 1 (0.88%) DataPower
7 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.88%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.79%) Windows
2 16 (14.04%) Linux
3 11 (9.65%) Unix
4 9 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.51%) Windows 2000
6 4 (3.51%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.63%) AIX
7 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.75%) SUSE
9 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.88%) Solaris
9 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.98%) ITIL
2 30 (26.32%) Network Design
3 24 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
4 19 (16.67%) Project Management
5 16 (14.04%) Problem Management
6 13 (11.40%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.65%) Change Management
7 11 (9.65%) Network Architecture
8 10 (8.77%) Configuration Management
8 10 (8.77%) Service Management
9 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (7.02%) Load Balancing
10 7 (6.14%) Incident Management
10 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.26%) Business Continuity
11 6 (5.26%) Migration
12 5 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.39%) Information Security
12 5 (4.39%) ITIL V3
12 5 (4.39%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.39%) Python
2 4 (3.51%) Perl
2 4 (3.51%) SQL
3 3 (2.63%) Ruby
4 2 (1.75%) Java
4 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.88%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) C++
5 1 (0.88%) Korn
5 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (48.25%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (28.07%) CCNP
3 24 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 21 (18.42%) CCNA
5 18 (15.79%) DV Cleared
6 7 (6.14%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.39%) CCSP
7 5 (4.39%) CISSP
7 5 (4.39%) Degree
8 4 (3.51%) CCIE
8 4 (3.51%) CCSE
8 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.63%) CCDP
10 2 (1.75%) CCNP Voice
10 2 (1.75%) JNCIE
10 2 (1.75%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.88%) CLAS
11 1 (0.88%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) SLA
2 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) BS25999
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.88%) MiFID
3 1 (0.88%) RMADS
System Software
1 15 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.28%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.39%) Terminal Server
3 5 (4.39%) UAG
4 4 (3.51%) vSphere
5 3 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (2.63%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.75%) Firmware
6 2 (1.75%) NFS
6 2 (1.75%) vCloud
7 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.88%) Snort
7 1 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (8.77%) Nagios
2 6 (5.26%) OPNET
2 6 (5.26%) SCCM
3 5 (4.39%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (4.39%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (4.39%) SCOM
4 4 (3.51%) OpenView
5 2 (1.75%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.75%) Puppet
5 2 (1.75%) RANCID
5 2 (1.75%) vRealize
6 1 (0.88%) AppManager
6 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.88%) Cacti
6 1 (0.88%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.88%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.88%) vMotion
6 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (64.91%) Cisco
2 26 (22.81%) CheckPoint
3 19 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 18 (15.79%) Juniper
5 16 (14.04%) SolarWinds
6 15 (13.16%) VMware
7 14 (12.28%) Palo Alto
8 12 (10.53%) HP
9 11 (9.65%) Riverbed
10 10 (8.77%) Citrix
11 8 (7.02%) F5
12 6 (5.26%) LANDesk
13 5 (4.39%) Brocade
13 5 (4.39%) Dell
13 5 (4.39%) Oracle
14 4 (3.51%) Blue Coat
14 4 (3.51%) IBM
14 4 (3.51%) Sonus
14 4 (3.51%) Tufin
15 3 (2.63%) Veeam
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