The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 218 207 203
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Network Management 40 29 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.34% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.47% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 18
Average daily rate
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£348 £230 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.19% -37.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £386
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -90.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.05 £17.50 £59.50
% change year-on-year
+111.71% -70.58%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7027 6129 6497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.73% 71.38% 70.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4022 3386 3158
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 245 322
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Berkshire +7 15 £373 +14.61% 5
Hampshire -18 11 £300 -
Surrey 0 9 £371 +63.18% 1
Buckinghamshire -16 2 £338 - 1
Kent - 2 £413 - 2
East Sussex - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 64 (67.37%) Cisco
2 47 (49.47%) Firewall
3 45 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (40.00%) SNMP
5 35 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (34.74%) OSPF
7 30 (31.58%) VPN
7 30 (31.58%) Juniper
8 28 (29.47%) Security Cleared
8 28 (29.47%) IPsec
9 27 (28.42%) MPLS
10 26 (27.37%) VoIP
10 26 (27.37%) Telecoms
11 25 (26.32%) SC Cleared
11 25 (26.32%) Load Balancing
11 25 (26.32%) CheckPoint
12 24 (25.26%) CCNP
12 24 (25.26%) Cisco PIX
13 23 (24.21%) BGP
14 22 (23.16%) Radware
14 22 (23.16%) Network Security
15 21 (22.11%) CCNA
15 21 (22.11%) CCIE
16 20 (21.05%) Windows
17 19 (20.00%) LAN
17 19 (20.00%) HP
18 17 (17.89%) WAN
18 17 (17.89%) Nokia
18 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2003
18 17 (17.89%) Redback

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (7.37%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.32%) Mule
3 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.16%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.11%) Apache
6 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 47 (49.47%) Firewall
2 38 (40.00%) SNMP
3 35 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
4 33 (34.74%) OSPF
5 30 (31.58%) VPN
6 28 (29.47%) IPsec
7 27 (28.42%) MPLS
8 26 (27.37%) VoIP
9 24 (25.26%) Cisco PIX
10 23 (24.21%) BGP
11 22 (23.16%) Network Security
12 19 (20.00%) LAN
13 17 (17.89%) WAN
13 17 (17.89%) FWSM
14 12 (12.63%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (12.63%) UMTS
14 12 (12.63%) Ethernet
15 11 (11.58%) LTE
15 11 (11.58%) VLAN
16 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.32%) Data Mining
2 6 (6.32%) MySQL
2 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
General
1 26 (27.37%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Advertising
2 2 (2.11%) Billing
3 1 (1.05%) Retail
3 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (22.11%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.89%) Design Engineer
2 17 (17.89%) IP Engineer
3 14 (14.74%) Architect
4 10 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.37%) Network Manager
6 6 (6.32%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Database Manager
7 5 (5.26%) Data Network Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Consultant
8 4 (4.21%) Network Specialist
9 3 (3.16%) Network Architect
9 3 (3.16%) IT Support
9 3 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) OSS Architect
9 3 (3.16%) OSS Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.16%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.16%) Analyst
9 3 (3.16%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) WAP
2 2 (2.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.32%) Statistics
2 6 (6.32%) Data Integration
2 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.21%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.16%) Clustering
5 3 (3.16%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.11%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.11%) Replication
6 2 (2.11%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) Windows
2 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.32%) UNIX
5 4 (4.21%) Linux
5 4 (4.21%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) Load Balancing
2 16 (16.84%) ITIL
3 12 (12.63%) Service Management
4 10 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 10 (10.53%) Network Architecture
5 9 (9.47%) Validation
5 9 (9.47%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (9.47%) Network Design
5 9 (9.47%) Project Management
6 8 (8.42%) Time Management
6 8 (8.42%) Change Management
6 8 (8.42%) ITIL V3
7 7 (7.37%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.32%) Data Management
8 6 (6.32%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.32%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.32%) EAI
8 6 (6.32%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.32%) ETL
8 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.05%) Perl
1 1 (1.05%) SQL
1 1 (1.05%) Python
1 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (29.47%) Security Cleared
3 25 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 24 (25.26%) CCNP
5 21 (22.11%) CCNA
5 21 (22.11%) CCIE
6 13 (13.68%) CCSP
7 12 (12.63%) CISSP
7 12 (12.63%) DV Cleared
8 9 (9.47%) Check Point Certification
9 8 (8.42%) Degree
9 8 (8.42%) CCDP
10 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (5.26%) CCSA
11 5 (5.26%) CCSE
12 3 (3.16%) PMP
12 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
12 3 (3.16%) MCSE
13 1 (1.05%) MCP
13 1 (1.05%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) SLA
2 9 (9.47%) QA
3 7 (7.37%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.05%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (12.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.42%) vSphere
2 8 (8.42%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.32%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.11%) XenApp
5 2 (2.11%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.05%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) Netcool
2 6 (6.32%) OpenView
2 6 (6.32%) WhatsUp Gold
2 6 (6.32%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (4.21%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (3.16%) SCCM
4 3 (3.16%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.11%) OPNET
5 2 (2.11%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (2.11%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.05%) SCOM
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 64 (67.37%) Cisco
2 30 (31.58%) Juniper
3 25 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 22 (23.16%) Radware
5 19 (20.00%) HP
6 17 (17.89%) Nokia
6 17 (17.89%) Redback
7 15 (15.79%) F5
8 11 (11.58%) VMware
8 11 (11.58%) Citrix
9 10 (10.53%) Huawei
10 8 (8.42%) Blue Coat
10 8 (8.42%) 3PAR
10 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
11 7 (7.37%) Brocade
12 6 (6.32%) Ericsson
13 5 (5.26%) Nortel
13 5 (5.26%) Crossbeam
14 3 (3.16%) ProCurve
14 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
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