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 29 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 218 206 194
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Contract jobs citing Network Management 41 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.35% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.49% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 24
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£342 £325 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% -7.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £163 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £505 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £334 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.07% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -55.12%
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
7159 6083 5762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.12% 71.32% 69.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4068 3270 2872
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 229 355
Average hourly rate £21.58 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +3 17 £350 +36.58% 3
Hampshire -14 15 £347 -20.11% 1
Surrey - 6 £270 - 3
Kent - 2 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 3
East Sussex - - - -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 51 (55.43%) Cisco
2 45 (48.91%) Firewall
3 42 (45.65%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (30.43%) VPN
6 27 (29.35%) SNMP
7 26 (28.26%) CheckPoint
7 26 (28.26%) OSPF
8 25 (27.17%) LAN
9 24 (26.09%) CCNP
9 24 (26.09%) IPsec
10 21 (22.83%) CCNA
10 21 (22.83%) Windows
10 21 (22.83%) Security Cleared
11 20 (21.74%) Cisco PIX
11 20 (21.74%) VoIP
11 20 (21.74%) WAN
11 20 (21.74%) MPLS
11 20 (21.74%) Juniper
12 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (20.65%) BGP
12 19 (20.65%) Radware
12 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
13 18 (19.57%) Change Management
13 18 (19.57%) ITIL
13 18 (19.57%) Load Balancing
14 17 (18.48%) SC Cleared
15 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (17.39%) CCIE
15 16 (17.39%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 10 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.52%) Mule
4 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.43%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.09%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.09%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 45 (48.91%) Firewall
2 32 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
3 28 (30.43%) VPN
4 27 (29.35%) SNMP
5 26 (28.26%) OSPF
6 25 (27.17%) LAN
7 24 (26.09%) IPsec
8 20 (21.74%) MPLS
8 20 (21.74%) Cisco PIX
8 20 (21.74%) VoIP
8 20 (21.74%) WAN
9 19 (20.65%) BGP
10 14 (15.22%) Network Security
11 13 (14.13%) FWSM
12 12 (13.04%) Ethernet
13 10 (10.87%) UMTS
13 10 (10.87%) SAN
13 10 (10.87%) VLAN
14 9 (9.78%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (8.70%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) Data Mining
2 6 (6.52%) MySQL
2 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
General
1 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (21.74%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.13%) Design Engineer
3 12 (13.04%) IP Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Architect
5 9 (9.78%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.61%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) Security Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.52%) Database Manager
7 6 (6.52%) Data Network Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.43%) Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Network Architect
9 4 (4.35%) Network Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) WAP
2 1 (1.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.61%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.61%) Statistics
4 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.52%) Data Integration
5 5 (5.43%) Clustering
6 4 (4.35%) Replication
6 4 (4.35%) Cryptography
7 3 (3.26%) NHS
8 1 (1.09%) CMDB
8 1 (1.09%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Windows
2 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.61%) UNIX
5 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.52%) Linux
5 6 (6.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.09%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) ITIL
1 18 (19.57%) Change Management
1 18 (19.57%) Load Balancing
2 13 (14.13%) Project Management
3 11 (11.96%) Network Design
3 11 (11.96%) Network Architecture
4 10 (10.87%) Fault Management
5 9 (9.78%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.61%) Time Management
6 7 (7.61%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (6.52%) Data Management
7 6 (6.52%) ERD
7 6 (6.52%) Validation
7 6 (6.52%) Service Management
7 6 (6.52%) ETL
7 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.52%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.52%) EAI
7 6 (6.52%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.52%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.09%) Python
2 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (45.65%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (26.09%) CCNP
3 21 (22.83%) CCNA
3 21 (22.83%) Security Cleared
4 17 (18.48%) SC Cleared
5 16 (17.39%) CCIE
6 14 (15.22%) CCSP
7 12 (13.04%) DV Cleared
8 9 (9.78%) CCDP
8 9 (9.78%) CISSP
9 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (8.70%) Degree
10 7 (7.61%) Check Point Certification
10 7 (7.61%) CCSA
10 7 (7.61%) CCSE
11 5 (5.43%) MCSE
12 3 (3.26%) MCP
12 3 (3.26%) PMP
12 3 (3.26%) PMI Certification
13 1 (1.09%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) SLA
2 6 (6.52%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.43%) QA
4 1 (1.09%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.52%) vSphere
3 6 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.43%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.35%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.17%) XenApp
6 2 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (11.96%) Netcool
2 8 (8.70%) OpenView
3 5 (5.43%) SCCM
3 5 (5.43%) ARCserve
4 4 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.26%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (3.26%) SCOM
6 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 2 (2.17%) OPNET
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 51 (55.43%) Cisco
2 26 (28.26%) CheckPoint
3 20 (21.74%) Juniper
4 19 (20.65%) Radware
5 16 (17.39%) HP
6 15 (16.30%) VMware
7 13 (14.13%) Citrix
8 12 (13.04%) Nokia
8 12 (13.04%) Redback
9 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
9 11 (11.96%) F5
10 8 (8.70%) 3PAR
11 7 (7.61%) Nortel
11 7 (7.61%) Huawei
11 7 (7.61%) Crossbeam
12 6 (6.52%) Brocade
13 5 (5.43%) CA
14 4 (4.35%) Ericsson
14 4 (4.35%) Symantec
14 4 (4.35%) SolarWinds
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