The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 61 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 28 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.06% 0.83% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 0.89% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 4
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£340 £388 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +29.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £265 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £31.13 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.56% -17.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £18.03 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+91.34% -34.43%
Network Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1268 1348 1170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.30% 92.71% 93.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 774 571
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 72 91
Average hourly rate £18.90 £17.38 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £48.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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
Camberley -3 4 £260 -45.26% 2
Reigate - 3 - -
Leatherhead 0 1 £338 -
Redhill - 1 £208 - 2
Cobham - 1 £380 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 45 (80.36%) Cisco
2 36 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (62.50%) Firewall
4 25 (44.64%) CCNP
5 22 (39.29%) WAN
6 20 (35.71%) LAN
6 20 (35.71%) CCNA
6 20 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (28.57%) Network Security
7 16 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 15 (26.79%) VPN
9 14 (25.00%) F5
10 13 (23.21%) Windows
11 12 (21.43%) CheckPoint
12 11 (19.64%) VMware
12 11 (19.64%) Juniper
13 10 (17.86%) DNS
13 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
14 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
14 9 (16.07%) ITIL
14 9 (16.07%) SolarWinds
15 8 (14.29%) DHCP
16 7 (12.50%) CCIE
16 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (12.50%) OSPF
16 7 (12.50%) BGP
16 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (10.71%) Wireless
17 6 (10.71%) VoIP
18 5 (8.93%) Incident Management

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 35 (62.50%) Firewall
2 22 (39.29%) WAN
3 20 (35.71%) LAN
3 20 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (28.57%) Network Security
4 16 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 15 (26.79%) VPN
6 10 (17.86%) DNS
7 8 (14.29%) DHCP
8 7 (12.50%) OSPF
8 7 (12.50%) BGP
9 6 (10.71%) Wireless
9 6 (10.71%) VoIP
10 4 (7.14%) Wireshark
10 4 (7.14%) SSL
10 4 (7.14%) MPLS
11 3 (5.36%) IP Telephony
11 3 (5.36%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (5.36%) VLAN
12 2 (3.57%) HSRP
General
1 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) NHS
1 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) SecurID
2 2 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (1.79%) UNIX
5 1 (1.79%) CentOS
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) ITIL
2 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
3 4 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (7.14%) Network Design
4 3 (5.36%) ITSM
4 3 (5.36%) Change Management
5 2 (3.57%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.57%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.57%) ISMS
5 2 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.57%) Network Planning
5 2 (3.57%) Service Management
5 2 (3.57%) Information Security Management
5 2 (3.57%) Security Management
5 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (3.57%) Migration
5 2 (3.57%) Information Security
5 2 (3.57%) CRM
5 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.79%) C
3 1 (1.79%) C++
3 1 (1.79%) Perl
3 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (44.64%) CCNP
3 20 (35.71%) CCNA
4 7 (12.50%) CCIE
5 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.36%) MCSA
6 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.57%) Degree
7 2 (3.57%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (3.57%) CCVP
7 2 (3.57%) A+ Certification
7 2 (3.57%) CCSP
8 1 (1.79%) HNC
8 1 (1.79%) HND
8 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) vSphere
3 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.79%) Firmware
4 1 (1.79%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (7.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.79%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.79%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.79%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 45 (80.36%) Cisco
2 14 (25.00%) F5
3 12 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 11 (19.64%) VMware
4 11 (19.64%) Juniper
5 9 (16.07%) SolarWinds
6 4 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.36%) Avaya
7 3 (5.36%) HP
8 2 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (3.57%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.57%) Meraki
8 2 (3.57%) NetScout
8 2 (3.57%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.57%) Sophos
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.57%) Nortel
9 1 (1.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.79%) NetApp
9 1 (1.79%) Websense