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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 211 202 201
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Network Management 39 30 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.49% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 20
Average daily rate
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£342 £265 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.24% -27.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £221 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £391 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 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
7089 6153 6619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.94% 71.57% 71.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4032 3421 3194
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 £518 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 241 331
Average hourly rate £21.00 £33.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.31% +59.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 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 24 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 +12 15 £310 -4.61% 2
Hampshire -8 10 £300 -
Surrey -4 9 £371 +63.18%
Buckinghamshire -7 2 £338 - 1
Kent - 2 £413 - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Network Management
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Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 67 (65.69%) Cisco
2 54 (52.94%) Firewall
3 48 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (42.16%) SNMP
5 38 (37.25%) OSPF
5 38 (37.25%) Cisco ASA
6 35 (34.31%) Juniper
7 31 (30.39%) VPN
7 31 (30.39%) VoIP
8 30 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 30 (29.41%) IPsec
9 29 (28.43%) MPLS
10 28 (27.45%) CheckPoint
10 28 (27.45%) Telecoms
10 28 (27.45%) Cisco PIX
11 26 (25.49%) Load Balancing
11 26 (25.49%) SC Cleared
11 26 (25.49%) CCNP
12 25 (24.51%) CCIE
12 25 (24.51%) BGP
13 23 (22.55%) Network Security
14 22 (21.57%) Radware
15 21 (20.59%) CCNA
16 20 (19.61%) Windows
17 19 (18.63%) LAN
17 19 (18.63%) FWSM
18 18 (17.65%) F5
18 18 (17.65%) Redback
18 18 (17.65%) HP
18 18 (17.65%) Nokia

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 (6.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.88%) Apache
2 6 (5.88%) Mule
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 54 (52.94%) Firewall
2 43 (42.16%) SNMP
3 38 (37.25%) OSPF
3 38 (37.25%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (30.39%) VPN
4 31 (30.39%) VoIP
5 30 (29.41%) IPsec
6 29 (28.43%) MPLS
7 28 (27.45%) Cisco PIX
8 25 (24.51%) BGP
9 23 (22.55%) Network Security
10 19 (18.63%) FWSM
10 19 (18.63%) LAN
11 16 (15.69%) WAN
12 15 (14.71%) UMTS
13 13 (12.75%) Ethernet
13 13 (12.75%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (11.76%) LTE
15 11 (10.78%) VLAN
16 10 (9.80%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) Data Mining
2 6 (5.88%) MySQL
2 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
General
1 28 (27.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.96%) Finance
2 2 (1.96%) Advertising
2 2 (1.96%) Billing
3 1 (0.98%) Military
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
3 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (22.55%) Network Engineer
2 20 (19.61%) Architect
3 19 (18.63%) Design Engineer
3 19 (18.63%) IP Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (6.86%) Consultant
5 7 (6.86%) Security Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Network Architect
6 6 (5.88%) Database Manager
6 6 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Network Manager
7 5 (4.90%) OSS Architect
7 5 (4.90%) OSS Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.92%) Data Network Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Network Specialist
8 4 (3.92%) Network Consultant
9 3 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.94%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) WAP
2 3 (2.94%) Web Services
2 3 (2.94%) REST
3 2 (1.96%) CSS
4 1 (0.98%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.88%) Statistics
2 6 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.92%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.94%) Clustering
4 3 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.96%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.96%) Replication
5 2 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.61%) Windows
2 17 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.90%) UNIX
5 4 (3.92%) Linux
5 4 (3.92%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) Load Balancing
2 16 (15.69%) ITIL
3 12 (11.76%) Service Management
4 11 (10.78%) Network Design
4 11 (10.78%) Network Architecture
5 10 (9.80%) Project Management
5 10 (9.80%) Service Delivery
5 10 (9.80%) Validation
6 9 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (8.82%) Change Management
7 8 (7.84%) Time Management
7 8 (7.84%) ITIL V3
8 7 (6.86%) PRINCE2
8 7 (6.86%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.88%) Data Management
9 6 (5.88%) ERD
9 6 (5.88%) Information Assurance
9 6 (5.88%) EAI
9 6 (5.88%) Data Modelling
9 6 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.98%) C
1 1 (0.98%) Perl
1 1 (0.98%) SQL
1 1 (0.98%) Python
1 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 26 (25.49%) SC Cleared
3 26 (25.49%) CCNP
4 25 (24.51%) CCIE
5 21 (20.59%) CCNA
6 15 (14.71%) CISSP
7 12 (11.76%) Check Point Certification
7 12 (11.76%) CCSP
7 12 (11.76%) DV Cleared
8 8 (7.84%) CCDP
8 8 (7.84%) Degree
9 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (4.90%) PMP
10 5 (4.90%) PMI Certification
11 4 (3.92%) CCSA
11 4 (3.92%) CCSE
12 3 (2.94%) MCSE
13 1 (0.98%) MCP
13 1 (0.98%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.75%) SLA
2 9 (8.82%) QA
3 7 (6.86%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.98%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.84%) vSphere
2 8 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.96%) XenApp
5 2 (1.96%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.98%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Netcool
2 6 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
2 6 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 6 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (4.90%) OpenView
4 4 (3.92%) HP UCMDB
5 3 (2.94%) SCCM
5 3 (2.94%) ARCserve
5 3 (2.94%) OPNET
6 2 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.96%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.96%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (65.69%) Cisco
2 35 (34.31%) Juniper
3 28 (27.45%) CheckPoint
4 22 (21.57%) Radware
5 18 (17.65%) HP
5 18 (17.65%) Nokia
5 18 (17.65%) Redback
5 18 (17.65%) F5
6 11 (10.78%) Blue Coat
6 11 (10.78%) Huawei
6 11 (10.78%) Citrix
7 10 (9.80%) VMware
8 8 (7.84%) 3PAR
8 8 (7.84%) Ericsson
9 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
9 7 (6.86%) Brocade
10 4 (3.92%) Crossbeam
10 4 (3.92%) Nortel
11 3 (2.94%) Oracle
11 3 (2.94%) BMC
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