The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 61 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.45% 1.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £18.03 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+88.57% -34.43%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
823 813 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.65% 94.53% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 431 275
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 44 34
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.06 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (87.10%) Cisco
2 18 (58.06%) LAN
3 17 (54.84%) WAN
3 17 (54.84%) Firewall
4 14 (45.16%) CheckPoint
4 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
5 13 (41.94%) F5
6 12 (38.71%) CCNP
6 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (32.26%) Juniper
7 10 (32.26%) VPN
7 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
8 8 (25.81%) Network Security
8 8 (25.81%) VLAN
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (25.81%) CCNA
8 8 (25.81%) Wireless
9 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
9 7 (22.58%) OSPF
9 7 (22.58%) Load Balancing
10 6 (19.35%) Sourcefire
10 6 (19.35%) BGP
10 6 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (19.35%) VoIP
11 5 (16.13%) Windows
11 5 (16.13%) SNMP
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.13%) Citrix

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) LAN
2 17 (54.84%) WAN
2 17 (54.84%) Firewall
3 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
4 10 (32.26%) VPN
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (25.81%) Network Security
5 8 (25.81%) VLAN
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (25.81%) Wireless
6 7 (22.58%) OSPF
7 6 (19.35%) BGP
7 6 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (19.35%) VoIP
8 5 (16.13%) SNMP
8 5 (16.13%) VRRP
8 5 (16.13%) HSRP
8 5 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (12.90%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (12.90%) NX-OS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) e-Health
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) SecurID
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Load Balancing
2 5 (16.13%) Network Management
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Network Design
5 2 (6.45%) Fault Management
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) People Management
6 1 (3.23%) B2B
6 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.23%) Validation
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) CCNP
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
3 8 (25.81%) CCNA
4 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) CCDP
6 1 (3.23%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.23%) CCIE
6 1 (3.23%) CCDA
6 1 (3.23%) CCIP
6 1 (3.23%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Snort
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (9.68%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (6.45%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (6.45%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (6.45%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.23%) Cacti
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Cisco
2 14 (45.16%) CheckPoint
3 13 (41.94%) F5
4 10 (32.26%) Juniper
5 6 (19.35%) Sourcefire
6 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.13%) Citrix
7 4 (12.90%) Blue Coat
8 3 (9.68%) VMware
8 3 (9.68%) CA
9 2 (6.45%) IronPort
9 2 (6.45%) HP
10 1 (3.23%) EMC
10 1 (3.23%) IBM
10 1 (3.23%) McAfee
10 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.23%) Crossbeam
10 1 (3.23%) Brocade
10 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
10 1 (3.23%) ION Trading
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