The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Network Engineer role 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 233 225 240
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 12 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Average daily rate
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£455 £265 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.69% -24.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £379 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.60 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +41.58%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8438 7892 9055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.74% 92.78% 91.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4588 4091 4149
Average daily rate £350 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 548 632
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.98 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Network Engineer
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Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Senior Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Network Engineer
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 Senior Network Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +9 8 £455 +71.69% 1
Hampshire -10 2 £450 - 4
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Senior Network Engineer
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Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Network Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 11 (61.11%) CCNP
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (38.89%) Network Security
5 7 (38.89%) WAN
6 6 (33.33%) LAN
6 6 (33.33%) OSPF
7 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) F5
7 5 (27.78%) Juniper
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) CCIE
8 4 (22.22%) VPN
8 4 (22.22%) VoIP
8 4 (22.22%) CISSP
8 4 (22.22%) MPLS
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (22.22%) Network Design
9 3 (16.67%) eTOM
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (16.67%) Change Control
9 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
9 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) Wireless
9 3 (16.67%) BGP
9 3 (16.67%) UNIX
9 3 (16.67%) RIP

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Network Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (38.89%) Network Security
3 7 (38.89%) WAN
4 6 (33.33%) LAN
4 6 (33.33%) OSPF
5 4 (22.22%) MPLS
5 4 (22.22%) VPN
5 4 (22.22%) VoIP
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (16.67%) Wireless
6 3 (16.67%) RIP
6 3 (16.67%) BGP
7 2 (11.11%) GSM
7 2 (11.11%) Internet
7 2 (11.11%) 3G
7 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) UMTS
7 2 (11.11%) VRRP
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (5.56%) AVVID
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Network Design
3 3 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (16.67%) eTOM
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) B2B
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) CCNP
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCIE
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) CISSP
4 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) CCSA
5 2 (11.11%) CCNA
5 2 (11.11%) CCDP
5 2 (11.11%) CNA
5 2 (11.11%) Novell Certification
6 1 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.56%) MCSE
6 1 (5.56%) GSEC
6 1 (5.56%) CCSE
6 1 (5.56%) CEH
6 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) ProxySG
1 2 (11.11%) Snort
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) Juniper
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Ericsson
5 2 (11.11%) McAfee
5 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.11%) Sourcefire
5 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.56%) Tufin
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) Splunk
6 1 (5.56%) ScanSafe
6 1 (5.56%) Brocade
6 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.56%) Sophos
6 1 (5.56%) BT
6 1 (5.56%) VMware