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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Analyst
Rank 556 534 515
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Network Analyst 64 77 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 33
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £192 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%

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
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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
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 31 July 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
(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 63 £325 +18.18% 23
London -7 22 £310 +0.81% 4
South East -10 17 £375 +36.36% 11
North West -15 12 £310 - 3
Manchester - 11 £325 - 2
City of London -3 9 £425 +80.85% 2
South West -9 6 £210 -16.00% 3
West Sussex - 5 £375 -
Crawley - 4 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +2 3 - - 3
Surrey -2 3 £438 +50.86%
Bristol - 3 - - 1
Berkshire +2 2 - - 4
East Midlands +1 2 £263 +25.00%
Wiltshire -3 2 £95 -62.00% 2
Milton Keynes -5 2 - - 2
East of England -11 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -24 2 £375 +114.28% 1
West Yorkshire -25 2 £375 +114.28% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £263 -
Nottingham - 2 £263 -
Oxford - 2 £200 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £200 -
Essex - 2 - - 1
Lancashire +10 1 £170 -
Southampton -5 1 £343 +75.64% 1
Scotland -10 1 - -
Hampshire -12 1 £343 +28.03% 3
Teddington - 1 £250 -
East Sussex - 1 £330 - 1

Network Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 132 (70.21%) Cisco
2 90 (47.87%) Firewall
3 83 (44.15%) LAN
4 76 (40.43%) WAN
5 66 (35.11%) CheckPoint
6 64 (34.04%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (25.00%) Windows
8 45 (23.94%) Juniper
9 44 (23.40%) CCNA
9 44 (23.40%) VPN
10 39 (20.74%) Network Security
11 38 (20.21%) Wireless
12 35 (18.62%) Finance
12 35 (18.62%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (18.09%) Microsoft
14 31 (16.49%) CCNP
14 31 (16.49%) ITIL
15 27 (14.36%) Network Monitoring
16 26 (13.83%) Network Management
16 26 (13.83%) MPLS
17 25 (13.30%) Data Centre
18 24 (12.77%) Active Directory
18 24 (12.77%) SSL
19 23 (12.23%) DNS
20 22 (11.70%) Internet
20 22 (11.70%) VMware
21 21 (11.17%) Blue Coat
21 21 (11.17%) DHCP
22 20 (10.64%) TCP/IP
22 20 (10.64%) IPsec

Network Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (4.79%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.66%) Lync
4 4 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.06%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.91%) MS Office
3 5 (2.66%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.06%) SaaS
1 2 (1.06%) PaaS
1 2 (1.06%) IaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 90 (47.87%) Firewall
2 83 (44.15%) LAN
3 76 (40.43%) WAN
4 44 (23.40%) VPN
5 39 (20.74%) Network Security
6 38 (20.21%) Wireless
7 35 (18.62%) Cisco ASA
8 26 (13.83%) MPLS
9 24 (12.77%) SSL
10 23 (12.23%) DNS
11 22 (11.70%) Internet
12 21 (11.17%) DHCP
13 20 (10.64%) TCP/IP
13 20 (10.64%) IPsec
14 18 (9.57%) VLAN
14 18 (9.57%) VoIP
15 16 (8.51%) SAN
15 16 (8.51%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (7.45%) OSPF
17 11 (5.85%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.13%) Bugzilla
1 4 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 35 (18.62%) Finance
2 17 (9.04%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.32%) Retail
4 9 (4.79%) Banking
5 5 (2.66%) Military
6 4 (2.13%) Billing
7 3 (1.60%) Games
8 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.06%) Electronics
8 2 (1.06%) Marketing
9 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.19%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.13%) XMPP
3 1 (0.53%) ISPF
3 1 (0.53%) CSS
3 1 (0.53%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.30%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.19%) SecurID
4 5 (2.66%) CMDB
4 5 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.66%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.66%) e-Health
5 4 (2.13%) PKI
5 4 (2.13%) Statistics
6 2 (1.06%) DTV
7 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.53%) Handset
7 1 (0.53%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.53%) IVR
7 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) CCTV
7 1 (0.53%) FMCG
7 1 (0.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.00%) Windows
2 20 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (9.57%) Windows 7
4 15 (7.98%) Linux
5 12 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.26%) UNIX
6 8 (4.26%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.13%) Solaris
9 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.49%) ITIL
2 27 (14.36%) Network Monitoring
3 26 (13.83%) Network Management
4 14 (7.45%) Configuration Management
4 14 (7.45%) Migration
5 12 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (5.85%) Service Delivery
7 10 (5.32%) Project Management
7 10 (5.32%) Network Load Balancing
7 10 (5.32%) Time Management
8 9 (4.79%) Load Balancing
8 9 (4.79%) Network Design
9 8 (4.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (4.26%) Service Management
9 8 (4.26%) Change Management
10 7 (3.72%) SIEM
10 7 (3.72%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (3.19%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (3.19%) Change Control
12 5 (2.66%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.98%) SQL
2 2 (1.06%) VBA
2 2 (1.06%) Python
2 2 (1.06%) Perl
2 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 64 (34.04%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (23.40%) CCNA
3 31 (16.49%) CCNP
4 18 (9.57%) Degree
5 11 (5.85%) Security Cleared
6 9 (4.79%) SC Cleared
7 8 (4.26%) CCSA
8 5 (2.66%) CCDP
8 5 (2.66%) CCIE
8 5 (2.66%) CCSE
9 4 (2.13%) CISSP
9 4 (2.13%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.60%) MCSE
10 3 (1.60%) CCENT
11 2 (1.06%) CISMP
11 2 (1.06%) CCSP
11 2 (1.06%) CISM
12 1 (0.53%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.85%) SLA
2 6 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 24 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.26%) vSphere
4 7 (3.72%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.06%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.06%) XenApp
5 2 (1.06%) vCloud
5 2 (1.06%) Xen
6 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.53%) Snort
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.66%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (2.66%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.13%) AirWatch
3 4 (2.13%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (2.13%) SCCM
3 4 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.60%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.06%) vMotion
5 2 (1.06%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.53%) WSUS
6 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.53%) Nagios
6 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 132 (70.21%) Cisco
2 66 (35.11%) CheckPoint
3 45 (23.94%) Juniper
4 34 (18.09%) Microsoft
5 22 (11.70%) VMware
6 21 (11.17%) Blue Coat
7 17 (9.04%) SolarWinds
8 15 (7.98%) F5
9 14 (7.45%) HP
10 9 (4.79%) Citrix
11 8 (4.26%) CA
12 5 (2.66%) Oracle
12 5 (2.66%) Websense
12 5 (2.66%) ArcSight
13 4 (2.13%) IBM
14 3 (1.60%) Sun
14 3 (1.60%) Nokia
14 3 (1.60%) Remedy
14 3 (1.60%) BT
14 3 (1.60%) Fortinet
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: 25 days ago