The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Network 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 358 385 347
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 39 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.086% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.092% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 10
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£413 £338 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £240 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £488 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 - -
Senior Network 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
19647 20560 18458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.50% 92.96% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13785 13896 12572
Average daily rate £448 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 322 392 424
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -0.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior Network Engineer
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 Senior Network Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 2 March 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 +16 14 £413 +26.92% 4
Croydon - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Orpington - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Senior Network Engineer
England

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior Network 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 74 (86.05%) Cisco
2 51 (59.30%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (56.98%) Firewall
4 41 (47.67%) CCNP
5 40 (46.51%) CheckPoint
6 39 (45.35%) WAN
7 35 (40.70%) F5
8 33 (38.37%) LAN
8 33 (38.37%) Finance
9 27 (31.40%) OSPF
9 27 (31.40%) BGP
10 26 (30.23%) Juniper
11 25 (29.07%) CCIE
11 25 (29.07%) Banking
12 22 (25.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (23.26%) MPLS
14 19 (22.09%) Blue Coat
14 19 (22.09%) Low Latency
15 18 (20.93%) Network Security
15 18 (20.93%) Wireless
16 17 (19.77%) EIGRP
16 17 (19.77%) TCP/IP
16 17 (19.77%) Load Balancing
16 17 (19.77%) Investment Banking
17 15 (17.44%) Cisco ASA
18 14 (16.28%) Cisco IOS
18 14 (16.28%) Multicast
19 13 (15.12%) CCNA
19 13 (15.12%) VoIP
20 12 (13.95%) VPN

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior Network 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 49 (56.98%) Firewall
2 39 (45.35%) WAN
3 33 (38.37%) LAN
4 27 (31.40%) OSPF
4 27 (31.40%) BGP
5 22 (25.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (23.26%) MPLS
7 18 (20.93%) Wireless
7 18 (20.93%) Network Security
8 17 (19.77%) EIGRP
8 17 (19.77%) TCP/IP
9 15 (17.44%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (16.28%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (16.28%) Multicast
11 13 (15.12%) VoIP
12 12 (13.95%) VPN
13 10 (11.63%) VLAN
13 10 (11.63%) WAAS
14 9 (10.47%) DNS
14 9 (10.47%) DHCP
General
1 33 (38.37%) Finance
2 25 (29.07%) Banking
3 17 (19.77%) Investment Banking
4 7 (8.14%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.49%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.49%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.33%) e-Health
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Replication
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) Low Latency
2 17 (19.77%) Load Balancing
3 11 (12.79%) Network Design
3 11 (12.79%) ITIL
4 9 (10.47%) Incident Management
5 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.81%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.81%) ITIL V3
6 5 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.65%) Service Management
7 4 (4.65%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.49%) Project Management
8 3 (3.49%) CRM
8 3 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.49%) Network Management
9 2 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.33%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (2.33%) Migration
9 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) Perl
1 2 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (59.30%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (47.67%) CCNP
3 25 (29.07%) CCIE
4 13 (15.12%) CCNA
5 12 (13.95%) CCSE
6 6 (6.98%) CCSA
7 4 (4.65%) JNCIA
7 4 (4.65%) Degree
8 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.16%) CCVP
9 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) ProxySG
2 6 (6.98%) Snort
3 2 (2.33%) vSphere
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.33%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.16%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 74 (86.05%) Cisco
2 40 (46.51%) CheckPoint
3 35 (40.70%) F5
4 26 (30.23%) Juniper
5 19 (22.09%) Blue Coat
6 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
7 9 (10.47%) Fortinet
8 8 (9.30%) SolarWinds
8 8 (9.30%) Sourcefire
9 7 (8.14%) VMware
10 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.81%) Remedy
10 5 (5.81%) BMC
11 3 (3.49%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.33%) Infoblox
12 2 (2.33%) Splunk
12 2 (2.33%) CA
12 2 (2.33%) Nortel
12 2 (2.33%) Citrix
12 2 (2.33%) Avaya