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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Analyst
Rank 492 490 479
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Network Analyst 100 80 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 36 44
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£350 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £255 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £400 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £285 £273
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 19
Average hourly rate £29.75 £27.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% +30.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.18% +30.95%

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
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
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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
England -8 98 £350 +13.82% 13
London +15 35 £350 -6.66% 5
South East -13 25 £353 +30.55% 2
Buckinghamshire - 15 £325 - 1
Milton Keynes - 13 £318 - 1
Yorkshire -2 11 £250 - 4
East of England -10 8 £180 -
Manchester -11 8 £350 +18.64%
North West -17 8 £350 +0.71%
South West -22 8 £400 +33.33%
City of London +1 7 £400 +45.45% 2
Surrey -4 4 £370 +37.03%
Devon -8 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
West Midlands -9 3 £210 -25.99% 2
Watford - 3 - -
West Yorkshire -13 2 - - 2
Hampshire -18 2 £328 -22.94% 1
North Yorkshire 0 1 £425 - 2
Berkshire -4 1 - -
York - 1 £425 - 1
Southampton - 1 £390 - 1
Swindon - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Nuneaton - - - -
Oxford - - - -

Network Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 108 (54.55%) Cisco
2 107 (54.04%) Firewall
3 101 (51.01%) WAN
4 92 (46.46%) LAN
5 77 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
6 60 (30.30%) Windows
7 50 (25.25%) CheckPoint
8 48 (24.24%) CCNA
9 44 (22.22%) CCNP
9 44 (22.22%) VPN
9 44 (22.22%) Network Security
10 40 (20.20%) VoIP
10 40 (20.20%) MPLS
11 39 (19.70%) Active Directory
12 36 (18.18%) DNS
13 33 (16.67%) Juniper
14 32 (16.16%) Security Cleared
15 31 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
16 30 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
16 30 (15.15%) TCP/IP
17 29 (14.65%) VMware
18 28 (14.14%) Wireless
19 27 (13.64%) VLAN
20 26 (13.13%) Finance
20 26 (13.13%) SC Cleared
21 25 (12.63%) F5
21 25 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
22 24 (12.12%) HP
23 22 (11.11%) Microsoft
24 21 (10.61%) BGP

Network Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (4.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.53%) IIS
3 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.52%) Apache
5 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.51%) Lync
6 1 (0.51%) SAS
6 1 (0.51%) CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.04%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.03%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.51%) IaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 107 (54.04%) Firewall
2 101 (51.01%) WAN
3 92 (46.46%) LAN
4 44 (22.22%) VPN
4 44 (22.22%) Network Security
5 40 (20.20%) MPLS
5 40 (20.20%) VoIP
6 36 (18.18%) DNS
7 30 (15.15%) TCP/IP
7 30 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
8 28 (14.14%) Wireless
9 27 (13.64%) VLAN
10 21 (10.61%) BGP
11 20 (10.10%) WLAN
12 19 (9.60%) DHCP
13 18 (9.09%) OSPF
14 17 (8.59%) SAN
14 17 (8.59%) Internet
15 15 (7.58%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (7.07%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.52%) DB2
3 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Fiddler
General
1 26 (13.13%) Finance
2 16 (8.08%) Law
2 16 (8.08%) Banking
3 6 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.53%) Retail
5 4 (2.02%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.01%) Local Government
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) German Language
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
8 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.02%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.01%) WAP
3 1 (0.51%) JSON
3 1 (0.51%) REST
3 1 (0.51%) HTML
3 1 (0.51%) .NET
3 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.03%) IVR
2 6 (3.03%) e-Health
3 5 (2.53%) SecurID
4 2 (1.01%) PKI
4 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.51%) NHS
5 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.51%) DTV
5 1 (0.51%) Statistics
5 1 (0.51%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.51%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 60 (30.30%) Windows
2 31 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (7.07%) Linux
5 13 (6.57%) UNIX
6 8 (4.04%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.03%) Solaris
8 4 (2.02%) AIX
9 3 (1.52%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.52%) SUSE
10 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.51%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (9.60%) Load Balancing
2 18 (9.09%) Change Management
3 15 (7.58%) ITIL
3 15 (7.58%) Network Management
3 15 (7.58%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (5.56%) Workflow
5 10 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (5.05%) Network Architecture
6 9 (4.55%) Fault Management
6 9 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 8 (4.04%) Incident Management
7 8 (4.04%) WAN Optimisation
8 7 (3.54%) Mentoring
9 6 (3.03%) Validation
9 6 (3.03%) Service Management
9 6 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (2.53%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (2.53%) Network Design
10 5 (2.53%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.54%) SQL
2 3 (1.52%) VB
3 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.51%) C
4 1 (0.51%) Java
4 1 (0.51%) Python
4 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (24.24%) CCNA
3 44 (22.22%) CCNP
4 32 (16.16%) Security Cleared
5 26 (13.13%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.05%) CCSE
6 10 (5.05%) CISM
6 10 (5.05%) CCSA
7 9 (4.55%) CISSP
8 7 (3.54%) CCIE
9 6 (3.03%) CCSP
10 5 (2.53%) Degree
11 4 (2.02%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.52%) ISEB
12 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.01%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (1.01%) CCVP
13 2 (1.01%) CCDA
13 2 (1.01%) MCP
13 2 (1.01%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.56%) SLA
2 4 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (19.70%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.53%) vSphere
5 3 (1.52%) Firmware
5 3 (1.52%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.52%) Nmap
5 3 (1.52%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (1.01%) UAG
6 2 (1.01%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.01%) XenApp
7 1 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.51%) Snort
7 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.55%) MOM
2 7 (3.54%) WSUS
3 5 (2.53%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (2.02%) SCCM
4 4 (2.02%) SCOM
4 4 (2.02%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (2.02%) Nessus
5 3 (1.52%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.01%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (1.01%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 108 (54.55%) Cisco
2 50 (25.25%) CheckPoint
3 33 (16.67%) Juniper
4 29 (14.65%) VMware
5 25 (12.63%) F5
6 24 (12.12%) HP
7 22 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 21 (10.61%) Blue Coat
8 21 (10.61%) SolarWinds
9 17 (8.59%) Riverbed
9 17 (8.59%) Citrix
10 15 (7.58%) Avaya
11 12 (6.06%) Nokia
12 11 (5.56%) BT
13 10 (5.05%) Fortinet
14 9 (4.55%) Tufin
15 7 (3.54%) Remedy
15 7 (3.54%) CA
15 7 (3.54%) Nortel
15 7 (3.54%) Oracle
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