The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 65 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing Network Management 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.100% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.14% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£255 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £230 £375
% change year-on-year
+51.19% -38.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £19.75 £49.25
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -59.89%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
588 738 846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.28% 73.51% 67.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 343 268
Average daily rate £400 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 15 (88.24%) Cisco
1 15 (88.24%) OSPF
2 14 (82.35%) Juniper
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) SNMP
2 14 (82.35%) VoIP
3 13 (76.47%) CCNP
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco PIX
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (76.47%) F5
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (70.59%) FortiGate
4 12 (70.59%) BIG-IP
4 12 (70.59%) Apache
5 11 (64.71%) CCIE
5 11 (64.71%) VPN
5 11 (64.71%) IPsec
5 11 (64.71%) MPLS
5 11 (64.71%) CISSP
5 11 (64.71%) Check Point Certification
5 11 (64.71%) BGP
6 9 (52.94%) FWSM
7 8 (47.06%) DNS
8 7 (41.18%) CCSP
8 7 (41.18%) CCDP
8 7 (41.18%) PCI DSS
9 5 (29.41%) Network Security
10 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (70.59%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) OSPF
2 14 (82.35%) VoIP
2 14 (82.35%) SNMP
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco PIX
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (70.59%) BIG-IP
5 11 (64.71%) MPLS
5 11 (64.71%) IPsec
5 11 (64.71%) VPN
5 11 (64.71%) BGP
6 9 (52.94%) FWSM
7 8 (47.06%) DNS
8 5 (29.41%) Network Security
9 1 (5.88%) DSL
9 1 (5.88%) L2TP
9 1 (5.88%) X.21
9 1 (5.88%) WAN
9 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) IP Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Design Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Security Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Consultant
5 5 (29.41%) Network Consultant
6 4 (23.53%) Security Consultant
6 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
7 3 (17.65%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (17.65%) IP Network Engineer
7 3 (17.65%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (17.65%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (17.65%) Senior IP Engineer
7 3 (17.65%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (11.76%) Network Design Consultant
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco Consultant
8 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) Product Manager
9 1 (5.88%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) XSLT
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (23.53%) Network Design
2 3 (17.65%) Demand Forecasting
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Stress Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Product Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) MODAF
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) CCNP
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (64.71%) CCIE
2 11 (64.71%) Check Point Certification
2 11 (64.71%) CISSP
3 7 (41.18%) CCSP
3 7 (41.18%) CCDP
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Juniper
3 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
3 13 (76.47%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
5 3 (17.65%) Ericsson
6 2 (11.76%) Nokia
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) Radware
7 1 (5.88%) ESRI
7 1 (5.88%) Redback
7 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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