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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Analyst
Rank 511 501 489
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Network Analyst 107 85 97
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% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 44 45
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£350 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.45% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Average hourly rate £17.01 £27.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.16% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £22.40 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £36.50 £23.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-38.17% +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
52814 48754 52062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.76% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32941 29468 29352
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2104 2105 2558
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -7 102 £350 +27.27% 32
London +14 50 £413 +51.37% 6
South East -8 20 £325 -9.72% 5
City of London +31 16 £413 +50.68% 2
Buckinghamshire - 9 £325 - 1
Hampshire -6 8 £333 -7.63% 3
West Midlands -11 8 £210 -15.15% 6
North West -22 8 £375 +36.36% 5
South West -29 8 £325 +28.07% 1
Milton Keynes - 8 £318 -
Manchester -8 7 £375 +25.00% 3
Southampton -6 5 £340 -5.55% 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £313 -
Cheltenham - 4 £313 -
East Midlands +3 3 £210 -9.18%
Devon -20 3 £375 +27.11% 1
East of England -22 3 £375 +50.00%
Leicestershire +14 2 - -
Scotland -11 2 - -
Yorkshire -15 2 £275 - 9
Berkshire - 2 £225 -
South Yorkshire +2 1 £275 -15.38% 1
Sheffield +2 1 £275 -26.66%
Watford -4 1 - -
Coventry -11 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire -13 1 - - 5
Bedfordshire -15 1 - -
Hertfordshire -20 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £325 -
Bedford - 1 - -

Network Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 96 (53.63%) Cisco
2 93 (51.96%) Firewall
3 85 (47.49%) WAN
4 80 (44.69%) LAN
5 62 (34.64%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (26.82%) Windows
7 43 (24.02%) CCNA
8 41 (22.91%) Network Security
9 36 (20.11%) CheckPoint
10 35 (19.55%) VoIP
11 34 (18.99%) VPN
12 33 (18.44%) CCNP
12 33 (18.44%) TCP/IP
13 32 (17.88%) DNS
13 32 (17.88%) Juniper
14 29 (16.20%) MPLS
15 28 (15.64%) Active Directory
16 27 (15.08%) Microsoft
16 27 (15.08%) Security Cleared
17 26 (14.53%) Wireless
18 25 (13.97%) F5
19 24 (13.41%) SC Cleared
20 23 (12.85%) Finance
21 22 (12.29%) VLAN
22 21 (11.73%) DHCP
23 20 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
24 19 (10.61%) HP
24 19 (10.61%) Citrix
25 18 (10.06%) Internet
25 18 (10.06%) VMware

Network Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (3.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.79%) IIS
3 3 (1.68%) Apache
3 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.12%) CMS
4 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.56%) JBoss
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.56%) Lync
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.03%) MS Office
3 7 (3.91%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) IaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 93 (51.96%) Firewall
2 85 (47.49%) WAN
3 80 (44.69%) LAN
4 41 (22.91%) Network Security
5 35 (19.55%) VoIP
6 34 (18.99%) VPN
7 33 (18.44%) TCP/IP
8 32 (17.88%) DNS
9 29 (16.20%) MPLS
10 26 (14.53%) Wireless
11 22 (12.29%) VLAN
12 21 (11.73%) DHCP
13 18 (10.06%) Internet
13 18 (10.06%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (8.94%) BGP
15 14 (7.82%) OSPF
15 14 (7.82%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (7.26%) Ethernet
17 11 (6.15%) SAN
18 10 (5.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.68%) DB2
3 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Fiddler
General
1 23 (12.85%) Finance
2 14 (7.82%) Banking
3 11 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.59%) Law
5 5 (2.79%) Publishing
5 5 (2.79%) Retail
6 4 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.68%) Marketing
8 2 (1.12%) Local Government
8 2 (1.12%) Legal
8 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.56%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.68%) Web Services
1 3 (1.68%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.12%) REST
2 2 (1.12%) WAP
2 2 (1.12%) JSON
3 1 (0.56%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.79%) e-Health
2 5 (2.79%) SecurID
3 4 (2.23%) IVR
4 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.12%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.12%) PKI
4 2 (1.12%) NHS
4 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.56%) DTV
5 1 (0.56%) Replication
5 1 (0.56%) Statistics
5 1 (0.56%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 48 (26.82%) Windows
2 20 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (7.26%) UNIX
3 13 (7.26%) Linux
4 12 (6.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (5.03%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.91%) Solaris
7 5 (2.79%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.79%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.23%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.68%) SUSE
9 3 (1.68%) AIX
9 3 (1.68%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.68%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (9.50%) ITIL
1 17 (9.50%) Change Management
2 14 (7.82%) Load Balancing
3 13 (7.26%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (6.70%) Network Architecture
5 10 (5.59%) Workflow
6 9 (5.03%) Service Management
6 9 (5.03%) Incident Management
6 9 (5.03%) Network Management
7 8 (4.47%) Fault Management
7 8 (4.47%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (4.47%) Asset Management
7 8 (4.47%) Network Design
8 6 (3.35%) Validation
8 6 (3.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (3.35%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (3.35%) WAN Optimisation
8 6 (3.35%) Security Architecture
8 6 (3.35%) Change Control
9 5 (2.79%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.47%) SQL
2 3 (1.68%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.12%) VB
3 2 (1.12%) Perl
4 1 (0.56%) C
4 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 62 (34.64%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (24.02%) CCNA
3 33 (18.44%) CCNP
4 27 (15.08%) Security Cleared
5 24 (13.41%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.59%) CISSP
6 10 (5.59%) CISM
7 9 (5.03%) CCSA
8 8 (4.47%) CCSE
9 6 (3.35%) Degree
9 6 (3.35%) CCSP
10 3 (1.68%) CCIE
10 3 (1.68%) ISEB
10 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.68%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.68%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (1.12%) CCDA
11 2 (1.12%) MCP
11 2 (1.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.59%) SLA
2 7 (3.91%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) COBIT
4 1 (0.56%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (15.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.79%) vSphere
4 3 (1.68%) FreeRADIUS
4 3 (1.68%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.68%) XenApp
4 3 (1.68%) Firmware
4 3 (1.68%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.12%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.12%) UAG
6 1 (0.56%) Nmap
6 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.35%) MOM
2 4 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.23%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (1.68%) WSUS
3 3 (1.68%) SCCM
3 3 (1.68%) SCOM
3 3 (1.68%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.12%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.12%) Nessus
5 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 96 (53.63%) Cisco
2 36 (20.11%) CheckPoint
3 32 (17.88%) Juniper
4 27 (15.08%) Microsoft
5 25 (13.97%) F5
6 19 (10.61%) HP
6 19 (10.61%) Citrix
7 18 (10.06%) VMware
8 16 (8.94%) SolarWinds
9 14 (7.82%) Avaya
10 13 (7.26%) Blue Coat
11 12 (6.70%) Riverbed
12 9 (5.03%) Tufin
13 8 (4.47%) Fortinet
13 8 (4.47%) BT
14 7 (3.91%) Websense
14 7 (3.91%) Nokia
15 6 (3.35%) Oracle
16 5 (2.79%) Remedy
16 5 (2.79%) Nortel
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