The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Job Titles advertised for the Surrey 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 81 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 16 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.07% 0.94% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.01% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 7
Average daily rate £335 £310 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -24.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £259 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £378 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £309
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -10.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.13 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £28.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-9.64% +25.27%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1378 1183 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.30% 92.21% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 571 822
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 83 119
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Network Engineer
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 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
Guildford -1 2 £335 +1.51%
Camberley - 2 £475 - 1
Woking - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Dorking - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (54.17%) Juniper
5 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 9 (37.50%) CCNP
6 8 (33.33%) CCNA
6 8 (33.33%) Windows
6 8 (33.33%) LAN
6 8 (33.33%) WAN
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) MPLS
8 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) F5
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
10 4 (16.67%) OSPF
10 4 (16.67%) CCIE
10 4 (16.67%) UNIX
10 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 4 (16.67%) HP
10 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.67%) VPN
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) BIG-IP
10 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (12.50%) Network Security
11 3 (12.50%) DNS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) LAN
2 8 (33.33%) WAN
3 6 (25.00%) MPLS
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (16.67%) OSPF
5 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.67%) VPN
5 4 (16.67%) BIG-IP
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (12.50%) Network Security
6 3 (12.50%) DNS
6 3 (12.50%) BGP
7 2 (8.33%) TACACS
7 2 (8.33%) NetScreen
7 2 (8.33%) Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (8.33%) LDAP
7 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MS Access
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) CESG
1 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.33%) Project Management
1 2 (8.33%) Network Design
1 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
1 2 (8.33%) QMS
1 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (4.17%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (4.17%) Change Control
2 1 (4.17%) Network Management
2 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
2 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Information Security
2 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCNP
3 8 (33.33%) CCNA
4 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) CCIE
5 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) CCSE
7 1 (4.17%) CEH
7 1 (4.17%) GSEC
7 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.17%) MCSE
7 1 (4.17%) CISSP
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.17%) CCSA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.17%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Juniper
3 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) F5
6 4 (16.67%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) McAfee
8 2 (8.33%) VMware
8 2 (8.33%) Avaya
8 2 (8.33%) Nortel
8 2 (8.33%) Citrix
8 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
8 2 (8.33%) Tufin
8 2 (8.33%) Riverbed
9 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.17%) Splunk
9 1 (4.17%) Huawei
9 1 (4.17%) Brocade
9 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
9 1 (4.17%) Dell