The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Slough region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 31 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.18% 0.85% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.90% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
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- £314 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £37.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-41.33% +70.45%
Job Titles Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 221 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 92.94% 94.04% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 115 98
Average daily rate £350 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £122.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% -71.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Network Engineer
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Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) SMS
3 1 (25.00%) UMTS
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) GPRS
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Network Planning
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel Alteon
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) Crossbeam
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) MGW

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) SMS
2 1 (25.00%) UMTS
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) TACACS
2 1 (25.00%) GPRS
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) Nortel Alteon
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) MGW
2 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCSP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Nortel
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Radware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Crossbeam
2 1 (25.00%) F5