The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 205 187 190
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing Network Management 41 43 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.73% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 17
Average daily rate £350 £330 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £175 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £280 £313
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +218.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6873 5915 6977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.83% 70.58% 65.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3067 3324
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 258 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Network Management
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -19 14 £328 -0.75% 4
Hampshire +3 12 £305 -20.00% 4
Surrey -13 5 £350 +100.00%
Buckinghamshire -17 5 £488 +2.63% 1
East Sussex - 3 £375 -
Kent +4 1 £350 +12.00% 4
West Sussex -1 1 £335 +11.66%
M4 Corridor - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (45.83%) Cisco
2 29 (40.28%) Firewall
3 25 (34.72%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (29.17%) Telecoms
5 20 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 20 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (27.78%) CCNP
5 20 (27.78%) VPN
6 19 (26.39%) Windows
6 19 (26.39%) VMware
7 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 18 (25.00%) DNS
8 17 (23.61%) SNMP
8 17 (23.61%) CheckPoint
8 17 (23.61%) BGP
9 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 15 (20.83%) LAN
10 15 (20.83%) OSPF
10 15 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (19.44%) SC Cleared
11 14 (19.44%) MPLS
11 14 (19.44%) Active Directory
11 14 (19.44%) WAN
12 13 (18.06%) Ethernet
12 13 (18.06%) ITIL
12 13 (18.06%) IPsec
13 12 (16.67%) CCNA
13 12 (16.67%) SAN
13 12 (16.67%) F5
14 11 (15.28%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.33%) Apache
3 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.17%) ArcGIS
4 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.78%) Lync
6 1 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Office
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.28%) Firewall
2 20 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
2 20 (27.78%) VPN
3 18 (25.00%) DNS
4 17 (23.61%) SNMP
4 17 (23.61%) BGP
5 15 (20.83%) LAN
5 15 (20.83%) OSPF
6 14 (19.44%) WAN
6 14 (19.44%) MPLS
7 13 (18.06%) Ethernet
7 13 (18.06%) IPsec
8 12 (16.67%) SAN
9 11 (15.28%) VoIP
9 11 (15.28%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (12.50%) Network Security
10 9 (12.50%) FWSM
10 9 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (9.72%) LTE
11 7 (9.72%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
1 3 (4.17%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.78%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.78%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.39%) JIRA
3 1 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 21 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.56%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Military
3 3 (4.17%) Front Office
3 3 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (13.89%) Network Engineer
2 8 (11.11%) Architect
2 8 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 7 (9.72%) Network Manager
3 7 (9.72%) Security Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 6 (8.33%) Administrator
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Security Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) IP Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Designer
6 4 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) Field Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.17%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.94%) HTML
3 4 (5.56%) Classic ASP
3 4 (5.56%) XML
3 4 (5.56%) XSLT
3 4 (5.56%) Middleware
4 3 (4.17%) XHTML
4 3 (4.17%) CSS
4 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.78%) jQuery
5 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.78%) HTML5
6 1 (1.39%) Web Services
6 1 (1.39%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
1 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.78%) Cryptography
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) Economics
3 1 (1.39%) IVR
3 1 (1.39%) CESG
3 1 (1.39%) MPEG
3 1 (1.39%) Firmware
3 1 (1.39%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) UNIX
4 3 (4.17%) Linux
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) ITIL
2 10 (13.89%) Service Management
3 8 (11.11%) Change Control
4 7 (9.72%) Network Architecture
5 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.33%) Network Design
5 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.94%) Fault Management
6 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.94%) UML
6 5 (6.94%) SOA
7 4 (5.56%) Change Management
7 4 (5.56%) Project Management
7 4 (5.56%) Time Management
7 4 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.56%) MODAF
8 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.17%) Use Case
8 3 (4.17%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) Java
2 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.78%) C
3 2 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (34.72%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (27.78%) CCNP
2 20 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 14 (19.44%) SC Cleared
4 12 (16.67%) CCNA
5 10 (13.89%) CCIE
6 9 (12.50%) Degree
7 8 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 8 (11.11%) CCDP
8 7 (9.72%) CISSP
8 7 (9.72%) Check Point Certification
9 6 (8.33%) CCSP
10 5 (6.94%) MCSE
10 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (2.78%) CCSA
12 1 (1.39%) CCVP
12 1 (1.39%) GSEC
12 1 (1.39%) CCSE
12 1 (1.39%) CEH
12 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) SLA
2 6 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.78%) QA
4 1 (1.39%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (19.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.78%) XenApp
3 2 (2.78%) vSphere
3 2 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.39%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.17%) SCCM
3 2 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.78%) WSUS
4 1 (1.39%) MOM
4 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (45.83%) Cisco
2 19 (26.39%) VMware
3 17 (23.61%) CheckPoint
4 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 12 (16.67%) F5
6 10 (13.89%) Juniper
7 8 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 7 (9.72%) Ericsson
8 7 (9.72%) BT
9 6 (8.33%) Blue Coat
10 5 (6.94%) Huawei
10 5 (6.94%) Oracle
10 5 (6.94%) HP
11 3 (4.17%) EMC
11 3 (4.17%) Citrix
11 3 (4.17%) McAfee
11 3 (4.17%) Amdocs
11 3 (4.17%) ESRI
11 3 (4.17%) Jaspersoft
12 2 (2.78%) Radware
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