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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 218 212 195
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Contract jobs citing Network Management 39 25 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.30% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.42% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 21
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£342 £344 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -6.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £309 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £379 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £334 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -9.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -90.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £17.50 £59.50
% change year-on-year
+72.85% -70.58%
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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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7150 5911 6136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.18% 70.40% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4032 3216 2981
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 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 236 334
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +10 16 £350 +1.81% 4
Hampshire -15 13 £301 - 4
Surrey - 7 £375 - 2
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £338 - 3
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - - 1
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Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 59 (63.44%) Cisco
2 45 (48.39%) Firewall
3 44 (47.31%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (39.78%) SNMP
5 35 (37.63%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (34.41%) OSPF
7 29 (31.18%) VPN
8 28 (30.11%) Juniper
8 28 (30.11%) IPsec
9 25 (26.88%) CheckPoint
9 25 (26.88%) MPLS
9 25 (26.88%) Security Cleared
10 24 (25.81%) Load Balancing
10 24 (25.81%) VoIP
11 23 (24.73%) LAN
11 23 (24.73%) BGP
11 23 (24.73%) Radware
11 23 (24.73%) Telecoms
11 23 (24.73%) Cisco PIX
11 23 (24.73%) Network Security
12 22 (23.66%) SC Cleared
12 22 (23.66%) CCNP
12 22 (23.66%) CCNA
12 22 (23.66%) HP
13 21 (22.58%) Windows
14 20 (21.51%) ITIL
14 20 (21.51%) CCIE
14 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (20.43%) WAN
16 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 8 (8.60%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.45%) Mule
4 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.38%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 45 (48.39%) Firewall
2 37 (39.78%) SNMP
3 35 (37.63%) Cisco ASA
4 32 (34.41%) OSPF
5 29 (31.18%) VPN
6 28 (30.11%) IPsec
7 25 (26.88%) MPLS
8 24 (25.81%) VoIP
9 23 (24.73%) LAN
9 23 (24.73%) BGP
9 23 (24.73%) Cisco PIX
9 23 (24.73%) Network Security
10 19 (20.43%) WAN
11 16 (17.20%) FWSM
12 12 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (12.90%) Ethernet
13 11 (11.83%) UMTS
13 11 (11.83%) VLAN
14 10 (10.75%) SAN
15 9 (9.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) Data Mining
2 6 (6.45%) MySQL
2 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
General
1 23 (24.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.23%) Retail
3 2 (2.15%) Advertising
3 2 (2.15%) Finance
4 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (23.66%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.20%) Design Engineer
2 16 (17.20%) IP Engineer
3 13 (13.98%) Architect
4 9 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.53%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Database Manager
6 6 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Data Network Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Administrator
7 5 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.38%) Network Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Network Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Consultant
8 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) IT Support
9 3 (3.23%) OSS Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.23%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) WAP
2 2 (2.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Management Information System
1 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.53%) Statistics
3 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.45%) Data Integration
4 5 (5.38%) Clustering
5 4 (4.30%) Cryptography
5 4 (4.30%) Replication
6 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.58%) Windows
2 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.53%) UNIX
5 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.30%) Linux
7 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) Load Balancing
2 20 (21.51%) ITIL
3 12 (12.90%) Service Management
4 11 (11.83%) Change Management
5 10 (10.75%) Service Delivery
5 10 (10.75%) Network Architecture
6 9 (9.68%) Project Management
6 9 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (8.60%) Validation
7 8 (8.60%) Network Design
7 8 (8.60%) Fault Management
7 8 (8.60%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.60%) Time Management
7 8 (8.60%) ITIL V3
8 7 (7.53%) Release Management
8 7 (7.53%) Incident Management
9 6 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (6.45%) Data Management
9 6 (6.45%) ETL
9 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.08%) Perl
1 1 (1.08%) SQL
1 1 (1.08%) Python
1 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (47.31%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (26.88%) Security Cleared
3 22 (23.66%) SC Cleared
3 22 (23.66%) CCNP
3 22 (23.66%) CCNA
4 20 (21.51%) CCIE
5 15 (16.13%) CCSP
6 11 (11.83%) CISSP
6 11 (11.83%) DV Cleared
7 8 (8.60%) Check Point Certification
7 8 (8.60%) CCDP
8 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (7.53%) Degree
8 7 (7.53%) CCSA
8 7 (7.53%) CCSE
9 4 (4.30%) MCSE
10 3 (3.23%) PMP
10 3 (3.23%) PMI Certification
11 2 (2.15%) MCP
12 1 (1.08%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) SLA
2 9 (9.68%) QA
3 7 (7.53%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.08%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (13.98%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.60%) vSphere
3 8 (8.60%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) Netcool
2 8 (8.60%) OpenView
3 7 (7.53%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (6.45%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (5.38%) ARCserve
6 4 (4.30%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (4.30%) SCCM
6 4 (4.30%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (2.15%) SCOM
7 2 (2.15%) OPNET
7 2 (2.15%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.15%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.08%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 59 (63.44%) Cisco
2 28 (30.11%) Juniper
3 25 (26.88%) CheckPoint
4 23 (24.73%) Radware
5 22 (23.66%) HP
6 16 (17.20%) Nokia
6 16 (17.20%) Redback
7 13 (13.98%) VMware
8 11 (11.83%) Citrix
9 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
9 10 (10.75%) 3PAR
10 9 (9.68%) F5
10 9 (9.68%) Huawei
11 8 (8.60%) Brocade
12 7 (7.53%) Crossbeam
12 7 (7.53%) Nortel
13 5 (5.38%) CA
13 5 (5.38%) Ericsson
14 4 (4.30%) Symantec
14 4 (4.30%) Altiris
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