The table below looks at the statistics for Network Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Monitoring
Rank 515 576 539
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -37
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 132 90 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 62 55
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +10.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £29.50 £14.25 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.01% -28.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £11.00 £14.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £14.25 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+107.01% -28.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43972 47025 44690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.14% 81.01% 77.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29135 30776 27890
Median daily rate £440 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £578 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1135 1300 1233
Median hourly rate £30.94 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.32% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.38 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Network Monitoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend

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

Network Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Monitoring
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Network Monitoring Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Network Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Monitoring
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Network Monitoring Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 124 £400 -5.88% 21
West Midlands +2 27 £505 +34.53% 2
London -3 27 £388 -6.06% 10
North West +15 24 £470 -1.05% 5
Telford - 23 £600 -
Shropshire - 23 £600 -
South East +17 14 £381 +19.14% 2
Manchester -2 11 £498 +17.05% 1
South West +22 10 £525 +75.00%
Bristol - 9 £525 -
North East -16 8 £331 -2.57%
Salford - 8 £523 -
City of London +18 7 £402 -7.16% 2
Scotland +16 7 £319 +22.59%
Merseyside - 7 £425 - 1
Hampshire +14 6 £362 +37.25% 1
Southport - 6 £450 -
West Yorkshire +14 5 £300 - 1
Berkshire +11 5 £400 +53.84% 1
Yorkshire +11 5 £300 - 1
East Midlands -4 5 £250 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 5 £438 +28.67%
Tyne and Wear -26 5 £438 +28.67%
Derbyshire - 5 £250 -
Glasgow +12 4 £288 +10.57%
Leeds +5 4 £300 - 1
Lancashire - 4 £419 - 2
Surrey +14 3 - -
East of England +13 3 £138 -34.52% 1
Edinburgh +11 3 £344 +9.73%

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 155 (58.27%) Firewall
2 154 (57.89%) Cisco
3 112 (42.11%) WAN
4 99 (37.22%) Cisco Certification
5 97 (36.47%) ITIL
6 91 (34.21%) LAN
7 86 (32.33%) TCP/IP
8 75 (28.20%) VPN
9 73 (27.44%) CheckPoint
10 66 (24.81%) Windows
11 65 (24.44%) CCNA
11 65 (24.44%) SolarWinds
12 64 (24.06%) Network Security
12 64 (24.06%) CCNP
13 59 (22.18%) Juniper
13 59 (22.18%) Wireless
14 58 (21.80%) Network Management
14 58 (21.80%) F5
15 56 (21.05%) Security Cleared
15 56 (21.05%) Linux
16 53 (19.92%) OSPF
17 48 (18.05%) BGP
17 48 (18.05%) VoIP
18 43 (16.17%) Unix
18 43 (16.17%) Microsoft
18 43 (16.17%) Cisco ASA
18 43 (16.17%) Load Balancing
18 43 (16.17%) Data Centre
19 40 (15.04%) Fortinet
20 38 (14.29%) Riverbed

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.63%) Skype for Business
2 6 (2.26%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.88%) Confluence
4 3 (1.13%) Apache
4 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.75%) JBoss
5 2 (0.75%) Lightstreamer
6 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.38%) IIS
6 1 (0.38%) Jetty
6 1 (0.38%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.38%) nginx
6 1 (0.38%) SAS
6 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (5.64%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.89%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.50%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.38%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.13%) Office 365
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.38%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.38%) IaaS
3 1 (0.38%) PaaS
3 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (58.27%) Firewall
2 112 (42.11%) WAN
3 91 (34.21%) LAN
4 86 (32.33%) TCP/IP
5 75 (28.20%) VPN
6 64 (24.06%) Network Security
7 59 (22.18%) Wireless
8 53 (19.92%) OSPF
9 48 (18.05%) BGP
9 48 (18.05%) VoIP
10 43 (16.17%) Cisco ASA
11 38 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
12 30 (11.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 30 (11.28%) SNMP
13 27 (10.15%) VLAN
14 25 (9.40%) ISDN
15 24 (9.02%) MPLS
16 23 (8.65%) DNS
17 22 (8.27%) BIG-IP
18 21 (7.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.38%) Redis
1 9 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.50%) Big Data
3 3 (1.13%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.38%) OLAP
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (3.38%) JIRA
2 6 (2.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.13%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.13%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.13%) JMeter
4 3 (1.13%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.13%) Selenium
5 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.38%) Travis CI
General
1 22 (8.27%) Finance
2 18 (6.77%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.63%) Retail
4 6 (2.26%) Billing
5 5 (1.88%) Banking
6 2 (0.75%) Law
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 109 (40.98%) Network Engineer
2 48 (18.05%) Analyst
3 36 (13.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 35 (13.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 22 (8.27%) Support Engineer
6 21 (7.89%) Network Support
7 18 (6.77%) Network Analyst
8 17 (6.39%) Network Specialist
9 16 (6.02%) Security Engineer
10 15 (5.64%) Network Support Engineer
11 14 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
11 14 (5.26%) Security Analyst
12 13 (4.89%) Monitoring Specialist
12 13 (4.89%) Network Monitoring Specialist
13 9 (3.38%) Consultant
13 9 (3.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 9 (3.38%) Senior Network Engineer
13 9 (3.38%) Tester
14 8 (3.01%) Cisco Support
14 8 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.65%) 802.1X
2 19 (7.14%) ELK Stack
3 17 (6.39%) CSS
4 12 (4.51%) Middleware
5 9 (3.38%) RESTful
6 8 (3.01%) Web Services
7 6 (2.26%) .NET
8 2 (0.75%) Ajax
8 2 (0.75%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.75%) CSS3
8 2 (0.75%) Ext JS
8 2 (0.75%) HTML
8 2 (0.75%) HTML5
8 2 (0.75%) jQuery
8 2 (0.75%) Sencha Touch
8 2 (0.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.75%) WebSockets
9 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.38%) Java EE
9 1 (0.38%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.17%) Data Centre
2 24 (9.02%) Management Information System
3 23 (8.65%) User Experience
4 15 (5.64%) Visualisation
5 10 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.38%) Cyber Attack
7 6 (2.26%) CMDB
7 6 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.26%) Statistics
8 5 (1.88%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.88%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.50%) BBC
9 4 (1.50%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.50%) Fintech
10 3 (1.13%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.13%) PKI
10 3 (1.13%) Replication
10 3 (1.13%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.75%) RSA SecurID
11 2 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 66 (24.81%) Windows
2 56 (21.05%) Linux
3 43 (16.17%) Unix
4 27 (10.15%) Windows Server
5 18 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (4.89%) Mac OS X
8 10 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (3.76%) Windows Vista
8 10 (3.76%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.26%) Solaris
10 4 (1.50%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.75%) Debian
11 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.75%) SUSE
11 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.38%) CentOS
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (36.47%) ITIL
2 58 (21.80%) Network Management
3 43 (16.17%) Load Balancing
4 36 (13.53%) ITIL V3
5 33 (12.41%) Network Design
6 29 (10.90%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (8.65%) SIEM
8 22 (8.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 21 (7.89%) Change Control
10 20 (7.52%) Information Security
10 20 (7.52%) Patch Management
10 20 (7.52%) Vulnerability Management
11 19 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (6.39%) Change Management
12 17 (6.39%) Network Architecture
13 16 (6.02%) Configuration Management
13 16 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (5.64%) Problem Management
15 13 (4.89%) Capacity Planning
15 13 (4.89%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 27 (10.15%) Python
2 17 (6.39%) SQL
3 13 (4.89%) Shell Script
4 12 (4.51%) Perl
5 10 (3.76%) Java
6 6 (2.26%) C
7 5 (1.88%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.88%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.50%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.50%) Ruby
9 3 (1.13%) C#
9 3 (1.13%) C++
10 2 (0.75%) PHP
11 1 (0.38%) Korn
11 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (37.22%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (24.44%) CCNA
3 64 (24.06%) CCNP
4 56 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 28 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 27 (10.15%) DV Cleared
7 21 (7.89%) CISSP
8 20 (7.52%) SANS
9 16 (6.02%) SSCP
10 14 (5.26%) CCIE
11 9 (3.38%) CCDA
12 8 (3.01%) CCDP
13 4 (1.50%) CEH
14 3 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (1.13%) CCSA
14 3 (1.13%) CCSE
14 3 (1.13%) CISM
14 3 (1.13%) Degree
14 3 (1.13%) JNCIP
15 2 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.51%) SLA
2 6 (2.26%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.50%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.76%) KVM
3 7 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.88%) Snort
5 4 (1.50%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (1.50%) StorNext
5 4 (1.50%) Xsan
6 2 (0.75%) NFS
6 2 (0.75%) Postfix
6 2 (0.75%) Squid
6 2 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.75%) vSphere
7 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.38%) UAG
7 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.38%) Xen
7 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (11.28%) Nagios
2 23 (8.65%) QRadar
3 20 (7.52%) OPNET
4 12 (4.51%) Cacti
4 12 (4.51%) Puppet
5 11 (4.14%) CA Spectrum
6 10 (3.76%) SmokePing
7 9 (3.38%) Kibana
7 9 (3.38%) logstash
7 9 (3.38%) RSA enVision
8 6 (2.26%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (2.26%) SCOM
9 5 (1.88%) OpenView
9 5 (1.88%) SCCM
9 5 (1.88%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (1.50%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (1.50%) HP SiteScope
11 3 (1.13%) Cisco Prime
11 3 (1.13%) FortiGate
11 3 (1.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 154 (57.89%) Cisco
2 73 (27.44%) CheckPoint
3 65 (24.44%) SolarWinds
4 59 (22.18%) Juniper
5 58 (21.80%) F5
6 43 (16.17%) Microsoft
7 40 (15.04%) Fortinet
8 38 (14.29%) Riverbed
9 26 (9.77%) LogRhythm
10 25 (9.40%) HP
11 24 (9.02%) Splunk
12 22 (8.27%) Apple
12 22 (8.27%) BMC
12 22 (8.27%) IBM
13 17 (6.39%) Nokia
14 16 (6.02%) Palo Alto
15 15 (5.64%) Intel Security
16 12 (4.51%) TippingPoint
17 11 (4.14%) Aruba
17 11 (4.14%) Remedy
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