The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 241 238 229
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 26 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.11% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 1
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£450 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
- -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9227 8947 7837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.70% 91.89% 92.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5072 4916 3900
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 474 613
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £48.33 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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
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 17 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 13 £450 - 2
Surrey +5 5 £425 +26.86% 3
Oxfordshire - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +4 3 - -
Hampshire -12 1 - - 4
Kent - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
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England

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 37 (77.08%) Cisco
2 28 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (52.08%) WAN
4 24 (50.00%) Firewall
5 23 (47.92%) LAN
6 19 (39.58%) VPN
7 16 (33.33%) CCNP
8 15 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (29.17%) Network Design
9 14 (29.17%) CCIE
9 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
10 12 (25.00%) F5
11 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
11 10 (20.83%) VLAN
11 10 (20.83%) VoIP
12 9 (18.75%) Linux
12 9 (18.75%) CCNA
12 9 (18.75%) OSPF
12 9 (18.75%) Blue Coat
12 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
13 7 (14.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (14.58%) Kalman Filter
13 7 (14.58%) IP Telephony
13 7 (14.58%) Degree
13 7 (14.58%) BGP
13 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
13 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
13 7 (14.58%) ITIL
14 6 (12.50%) ISDN
14 6 (12.50%) Firmware

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (2.08%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) WAN
2 24 (50.00%) Firewall
3 23 (47.92%) LAN
4 19 (39.58%) VPN
5 15 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (20.83%) VoIP
6 10 (20.83%) VLAN
7 9 (18.75%) OSPF
8 7 (14.58%) BGP
8 7 (14.58%) IP Telephony
8 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
8 7 (14.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (12.50%) ISDN
9 6 (12.50%) EIGRP
10 5 (10.42%) MPLS
10 5 (10.42%) DNS
11 4 (8.33%) Frame Relay
11 4 (8.33%) HSRP
12 3 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
12 3 (6.25%) NX-OS
General
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) NHS
2 1 (2.08%) Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) Tandem
2 1 (2.08%) PKI
2 1 (2.08%) Statistics
2 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.08%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) CentOS
2 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.25%) UNIX
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Network Design
2 7 (14.58%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.33%) Network Management
4 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (6.25%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.17%) Project Management
6 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.08%) Line Management
7 1 (2.08%) B2B
7 1 (2.08%) Migration
7 1 (2.08%) Network Planning
7 1 (2.08%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.08%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (33.33%) CCNP
3 14 (29.17%) CCIE
4 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
5 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 9 (18.75%) CCNA
6 7 (14.58%) Degree
7 2 (4.17%) CCSP
8 1 (2.08%) HND
8 1 (2.08%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.08%) CCSE
8 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Firmware
2 3 (6.25%) Snort
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 37 (77.08%) Cisco
2 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
3 12 (25.00%) F5
4 9 (18.75%) Blue Coat
5 6 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 6 (12.50%) Juniper
6 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.25%) Citrix
7 3 (6.25%) Infoblox
7 3 (6.25%) Tufin
7 3 (6.25%) Sourcefire
7 3 (6.25%) Meraki
8 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.08%) IronPort
9 1 (2.08%) SGI
9 1 (2.08%) Websense
9 1 (2.08%) BT
9 1 (2.08%) VMware
9 1 (2.08%) Avaya
9 1 (2.08%) Ericsson