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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Monitoring
UK
Rank 537 504 495
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -9
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 60 126 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 90 63
Median daily rate £400 £410 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +11.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £295 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.36 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +2.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.36 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +11.31%

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
37065 42986 41665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.79% 82.74% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24644 28105 26278
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1180 1114
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.75 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +41.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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
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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -38 56 £400 -3.03% 26
North West +29 19 £450 +33.33% 4
Manchester +22 18 £450 +18.03% 3
London -22 16 £350 -17.64% 8
Salford - 13 £450 -
East of England +5 9 £195 - 1
Hertfordshire +2 7 £195 - 1
South East -6 4 £394 +15.80% 5
Stevenage - 4 £195 -
Scotland +26 3 £250 -28.57% 1
South West -1 3 - - 4
Rickmansworth - 3 £275 -
West Yorkshire +11 2 £400 -17.52%
Yorkshire +10 2 £400 -16.66%
Berkshire +7 2 £406 -26.13% 1
City of London -2 2 - - 4
Edinburgh - 2 £295 -
Reading - 2 £406 - 1
Basildon - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
Harrow +1 1 £438 +4.16%
Bristol +1 1 - - 3
Gloucester -1 1 - -
Gloucestershire -2 1 - - 1
Durham -4 1 - -
Leeds -5 1 £400 -17.52%
North East -11 1 - - 1
South Wales - 1 - -
Glamorgan - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 124 (63.92%) Firewall
2 112 (57.73%) LAN
3 110 (56.70%) WAN
4 85 (43.81%) Cisco
5 79 (40.72%) Cisco Certification
6 78 (40.21%) TCP/IP
7 75 (38.66%) VPN
8 72 (37.11%) Windows
9 60 (30.93%) Linux
10 58 (29.90%) Unix
11 54 (27.84%) VoIP
12 52 (26.80%) Wireless
12 52 (26.80%) Security Cleared
13 50 (25.77%) Cybersecurity
14 49 (25.26%) CCNP
15 48 (24.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 48 (24.74%) Vulnerability Management
15 48 (24.74%) Patch Management
16 46 (23.71%) SC Cleared
16 46 (23.71%) Network Security
17 45 (23.20%) Apple
18 44 (22.68%) QRadar
19 43 (22.16%) CISSP
19 43 (22.16%) CCNA
19 43 (22.16%) ITIL
19 43 (22.16%) Splunk
20 42 (21.65%) LogRhythm
20 42 (21.65%) IBM
20 42 (21.65%) SANS
21 41 (21.13%) SSCP

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 10 (5.15%) Skype for Business
2 5 (2.58%) Apache
3 3 (1.55%) Confluence
3 3 (1.55%) IIS
3 3 (1.55%) Jetty
3 3 (1.55%) Mongrel
3 3 (1.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.55%) nginx
3 3 (1.55%) Smallworld
3 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.55%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.12%) Office 365
2 5 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.55%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.03%) IaaS
5 2 (1.03%) PaaS
6 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (63.92%) Firewall
2 112 (57.73%) LAN
3 110 (56.70%) WAN
4 78 (40.21%) TCP/IP
5 75 (38.66%) VPN
6 54 (27.84%) VoIP
7 52 (26.80%) Wireless
8 46 (23.71%) Network Security
9 30 (15.46%) DNS
10 29 (14.95%) MPLS
10 29 (14.95%) OSPF
11 27 (13.92%) DHCP
12 26 (13.40%) Cisco Nexus
13 24 (12.37%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (11.86%) Intrusion Detection
15 22 (11.34%) BGP
16 21 (10.82%) ISDN
17 17 (8.76%) Ethernet
17 17 (8.76%) SNMP
18 16 (8.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.79%) Redis
2 7 (3.61%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.55%) Big Data
4 1 (0.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.09%) Jenkins
1 6 (3.09%) JIRA
2 3 (1.55%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.55%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.55%) JMeter
2 3 (1.55%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.55%) Selenium
2 3 (1.55%) Travis CI
3 2 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.52%) Grunt
4 1 (0.52%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.52%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 19 (9.79%) Finance
2 12 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.58%) Advertising
4 4 (2.06%) Banking
5 3 (1.55%) Retail
6 2 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.03%) German Language
6 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (33.51%) Network Engineer
2 47 (24.23%) Analyst
3 27 (13.92%) Network Support
4 26 (13.40%) Support Engineer
5 23 (11.86%) Cisco Engineer
5 23 (11.86%) Security Analyst
6 21 (10.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 21 (10.82%) Network Support Engineer
7 14 (7.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 14 (7.22%) Network Analyst
8 13 (6.70%) Network Specialist
9 10 (5.15%) Technical Specialist
10 9 (4.64%) Security Specialist
10 9 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (4.64%) Senior Security Analyst
11 8 (4.12%) Cisco Support
11 8 (4.12%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 8 (4.12%) Security Engineer
11 8 (4.12%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (4.12%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (20.62%) Elastic Stack
2 16 (8.25%) Web Services
3 14 (7.22%) RESTful
4 12 (6.19%) 802.1X
5 7 (3.61%) .NET
6 4 (2.06%) J2EE
7 3 (1.55%) Servlets
8 2 (1.03%) CSS
8 2 (1.03%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.52%) Ajax
9 1 (0.52%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.52%) CSS3
9 1 (0.52%) Ext JS
9 1 (0.52%) HTML
9 1 (0.52%) HTML5
9 1 (0.52%) jQuery
9 1 (0.52%) Middleware
9 1 (0.52%) Sencha Touch
9 1 (0.52%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.43%) Management Information System
2 24 (12.37%) Data Centre
3 16 (8.25%) Cyber Attack
4 11 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.67%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (3.09%) User Experience
6 5 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.58%) PKI
7 4 (2.06%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.03%) Clustering
8 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.03%) e-Health
8 2 (1.03%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.03%) iPad
8 2 (1.03%) PMI
8 2 (1.03%) Replication
8 2 (1.03%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (1.03%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.52%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 72 (37.11%) Windows
2 60 (30.93%) Linux
3 58 (29.90%) Unix
4 15 (7.73%) Windows Server
5 11 (5.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.58%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.06%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.52%) Android
10 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.77%) Cybersecurity
2 48 (24.74%) Patch Management
2 48 (24.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 48 (24.74%) Vulnerability Management
3 43 (22.16%) ITIL
4 39 (20.10%) Information Security
5 28 (14.43%) Network Management
5 28 (14.43%) Security Operations
5 28 (14.43%) SIEM
6 26 (13.40%) Network Design
7 25 (12.89%) Case Management
8 24 (12.37%) Open Source
9 17 (8.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 17 (8.76%) Security Monitoring
10 15 (7.73%) Load Balancing
11 13 (6.70%) Project Management
12 12 (6.19%) Incident Management
13 11 (5.67%) Change Management
13 11 (5.67%) Computer Security
13 11 (5.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.82%) Python
2 12 (6.19%) SQL
3 10 (5.15%) Java
4 7 (3.61%) C
5 5 (2.58%) Perl
6 4 (2.06%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.06%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.55%) Ruby
8 2 (1.03%) C#
8 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.52%) C++
9 1 (0.52%) Lisp
9 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (40.72%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (26.80%) Security Cleared
3 49 (25.26%) CCNP
4 46 (23.71%) SC Cleared
5 43 (22.16%) CCNA
5 43 (22.16%) CISSP
6 42 (21.65%) SANS
7 41 (21.13%) SSCP
8 14 (7.22%) DV Cleared
9 8 (4.12%) CCIE
10 5 (2.58%) CCSA
10 5 (2.58%) Degree
11 4 (2.06%) CCDP
11 4 (2.06%) GCIH
11 4 (2.06%) MCP
12 3 (1.55%) CEH
12 3 (1.55%) GCFA
13 2 (1.03%) CCDA
13 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.58%) QA
3 4 (2.06%) SLA
4 2 (1.03%) PMO
5 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (7.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.06%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.55%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.55%) Snort
4 3 (1.55%) Xen
5 2 (1.03%) XenServer
6 1 (0.52%) BIND 9
6 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 44 (22.68%) QRadar
2 19 (9.79%) Kibana
2 19 (9.79%) logstash
3 11 (5.67%) RSA enVision
4 6 (3.09%) Nagios
4 6 (3.09%) Puppet
4 6 (3.09%) SCOM
5 5 (2.58%) SCCM
5 5 (2.58%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (2.06%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.55%) Amdocs OSS
7 3 (1.55%) Nessus
7 3 (1.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.55%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.03%) OpenView
9 1 (0.52%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.52%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 85 (43.81%) Cisco
2 45 (23.20%) Apple
3 43 (22.16%) Splunk
4 42 (21.65%) IBM
4 42 (21.65%) LogRhythm
5 36 (18.56%) Juniper
6 34 (17.53%) CheckPoint
7 27 (13.92%) SolarWinds
8 26 (13.40%) Microsoft
9 17 (8.76%) F5
10 14 (7.22%) HP
11 11 (5.67%) Palo Alto
11 11 (5.67%) VMware
12 9 (4.64%) Aruba
12 9 (4.64%) Citrix
13 8 (4.12%) Fortinet
14 7 (3.61%) Remedy
15 6 (3.09%) Intel Security
15 6 (3.09%) Sonus
16 5 (2.58%) Cyberoam
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