The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Analyst
Rank 506 489 491
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Analyst 118 127 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 75 58
Average daily rate £350 £325 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £188 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Average hourly rate £23.36 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £20.00 £21.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.75 £108.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.36 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.57% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48652 48803 46653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.48% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31297 30382 27621
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1739 1915 2049
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.82 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Analyst within the UK.

Network Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Network Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Analyst within the UK.

Network Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Network Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -35 110 £350 +7.69% 27
London 0 30 £375 +20.96% 9
South East -16 24 £338 -8.78% 7
South West +8 20 £350 -3.44% 2
Bristol +7 13 £350 -3.44% 1
East of England +2 13 £300 +66.66% 1
North West -4 9 £493 - 4
Berkshire +11 8 £356 - 1
Surrey -12 8 £385 +4.05% 1
Hertfordshire +15 7 £375 -
Scotland -6 7 £331 +6.00% 2
Yorkshire -18 7 £281 +17.18% 1
City of London +41 6 £375 +10.70% 1
Manchester -12 6 £525 - 4
Glasgow +17 5 £331 +21.55%
Reading - 5 £375 -
Hampshire +2 4 £394 +25.00% 3
Wiltshire -4 4 £290 -
East Midlands -6 4 £219 -45.31% 1
South Yorkshire -17 4 £281 +22.28%
Sheffield -18 4 £281 +17.18%
Southampton +14 3 £338 +5.46% 2
West Midlands -12 3 - - 2
Essex - 3 £171 -
Bedfordshire +3 2 £250 +16.27%
Epsom -2 2 £385 +4.05%
Nottinghamshire -12 2 £316 -20.93%
Worthing - 2 £255 -
Malmesbury - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £268 - 1

Network Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Network Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 150 (69.44%) Cisco
2 124 (57.41%) Firewall
3 100 (46.30%) LAN
4 90 (41.67%) CheckPoint
5 87 (40.28%) WAN
6 77 (35.65%) Cisco Certification
7 62 (28.70%) VPN
8 58 (26.85%) Juniper
9 55 (25.46%) Network Security
10 54 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 46 (21.30%) ITIL
12 45 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
13 44 (20.37%) CCNP
14 39 (18.06%) Finance
14 39 (18.06%) F5
15 35 (16.20%) CCNA
16 34 (15.74%) Blue Coat
17 33 (15.28%) Wireless
18 32 (14.81%) TCP/IP
19 31 (14.35%) Palo Alto
20 29 (13.43%) Nokia
21 26 (12.04%) Internet
22 25 (11.57%) Service Delivery
23 24 (11.11%) SSL
23 24 (11.11%) Windows
24 23 (10.65%) VoIP
24 23 (10.65%) CCSA
25 22 (10.19%) CCSE
26 21 (9.72%) Telecoms
26 21 (9.72%) Citrix

Network Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Network Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.39%) IIS
1 3 (1.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.46%) CMS
3 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.85%) MS Office
2 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 124 (57.41%) Firewall
2 100 (46.30%) LAN
3 87 (40.28%) WAN
4 62 (28.70%) VPN
5 55 (25.46%) Network Security
6 45 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
7 33 (15.28%) Wireless
8 32 (14.81%) TCP/IP
9 26 (12.04%) Internet
10 24 (11.11%) SSL
11 23 (10.65%) VoIP
12 20 (9.26%) DNS
13 17 (7.87%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (7.87%) DHCP
13 17 (7.87%) MPLS
14 16 (7.41%) IPsec
14 16 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (6.94%) VLAN
16 14 (6.48%) WLAN
17 12 (5.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.46%) GIS
2 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (18.06%) Finance
2 21 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.63%) Banking
4 7 (3.24%) Advertising
5 5 (2.31%) Law
6 3 (1.39%) Retail
7 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.93%) Billing
7 2 (0.93%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Automotive
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Military
8 1 (0.46%) Publishing
8 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (0.46%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.46%) jQuery
2 1 (0.46%) JSF
2 1 (0.46%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.09%) SecurID
3 7 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.31%) NHS
5 4 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.85%) Fat Client
5 4 (1.85%) Handset
5 4 (1.85%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.39%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (0.93%) IVR
7 2 (0.93%) PKI
7 2 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.46%) CMDB
8 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.11%) Windows
2 14 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (5.09%) Linux
4 6 (2.78%) Solaris
5 5 (2.31%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.39%) Android
7 3 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.46%) Unix
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.30%) ITIL
2 25 (11.57%) Service Delivery
3 17 (7.87%) Migration
4 13 (6.02%) Service Management
5 11 (5.09%) ITSM
5 11 (5.09%) Load Balancing
6 10 (4.63%) Demand Management
6 10 (4.63%) Project Management
7 9 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (3.70%) Network Management
8 8 (3.70%) Problem Management
8 8 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (3.24%) High Availability
9 7 (3.24%) Network Design
9 7 (3.24%) PRINCE2
9 7 (3.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (2.78%) Change Control
10 6 (2.78%) Network Architecture
11 5 (2.31%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.85%) SQL
2 2 (0.93%) C
3 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 77 (35.65%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (20.37%) CCNP
3 35 (16.20%) CCNA
4 23 (10.65%) CCSA
5 22 (10.19%) CCSE
6 20 (9.26%) Degree
7 17 (7.87%) Security Cleared
8 11 (5.09%) SC Cleared
9 9 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
11 6 (2.78%) CISSP
12 4 (1.85%) CCDP
12 4 (1.85%) CCIE
12 4 (1.85%) CCSP
13 2 (0.93%) CCDA
13 2 (0.93%) CEH
13 2 (0.93%) GCIA
13 2 (0.93%) ISEB
13 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.46%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.80%) SLA
2 7 (3.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.46%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.39%) Firmware
3 3 (1.39%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.46%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.46%) vCloud
4 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.46%) vSphere
4 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (1.85%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (1.39%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.93%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.93%) Cisco LMS
4 2 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.93%) OpenView
4 2 (0.93%) OVSD
4 2 (0.93%) SCCM
4 2 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.46%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.46%) EnCase
5 1 (0.46%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.46%) Nagios
5 1 (0.46%) QRadar
5 1 (0.46%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.46%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 150 (69.44%) Cisco
2 90 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 58 (26.85%) Juniper
4 39 (18.06%) F5
5 34 (15.74%) Blue Coat
6 31 (14.35%) Palo Alto
7 29 (13.43%) Nokia
8 21 (9.72%) Citrix
9 16 (7.41%) Microsoft
10 15 (6.94%) HP
11 14 (6.48%) SolarWinds
12 13 (6.02%) VMware
13 9 (4.17%) Riverbed
14 6 (2.78%) Avaya
14 6 (2.78%) IronPort
15 5 (2.31%) Aruba
15 5 (2.31%) Siemens
15 5 (2.31%) Sun
15 5 (2.31%) Symantec
16 4 (1.85%) Verint
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