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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Monitoring
UK
Rank 525 513 468
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -45
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 75 105 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 72 94
Median daily rate £375 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £251 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £518 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +72.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +72.72%

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
36851 41553 39200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.17% 81.71% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24406 26875 25353
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1218 1044
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +3 70 £385 -5.52% 35
East of England +20 15 £195 - 1
London -14 15 £403 -2.42% 14
Hertfordshire - 13 £195 - 1
South West +20 11 £313 -43.13% 2
South East +12 10 £362 +3.42% 6
Stevenage - 10 £195 -
Manchester +18 8 £533 +25.29% 4
North West +17 8 £533 +69.72% 5
Berkshire +10 7 £388 -3.24% 3
Scotland +23 5 £313 -10.71% 1
Yorkshire +3 5 £290 -38.94% 2
Somerset - 5 £301 -
Salford - 5 £500 -
Bath - 5 £301 -
Edinburgh +21 4 £375 -
West Yorkshire +11 4 - - 1
Bristol +6 4 £560 +1.81% 2
Reading - 4 £269 - 2
Hampshire +8 3 £319 +53.49%
West Midlands +1 3 £375 - 3
Rickmansworth - 3 £275 -
Telford - 3 £375 - 2
Shropshire - 3 £375 - 2
Essex +3 2 - -
Basildon - 2 - -
Wakefield - 2 - -
Durham +5 1 - -
Maidenhead -3 1 £500 +24.84%
City of London -15 1 - - 2

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 119 (60.41%) Firewall
2 102 (51.78%) LAN
3 97 (49.24%) WAN
3 97 (49.24%) Cisco
4 86 (43.65%) Cisco Certification
5 64 (32.49%) TCP/IP
6 62 (31.47%) VPN
7 58 (29.44%) Windows
8 54 (27.41%) ITIL
8 54 (27.41%) CCNP
9 51 (25.89%) CCNA
10 47 (23.86%) Security Cleared
11 46 (23.35%) Wireless
12 45 (22.84%) Linux
12 45 (22.84%) Network Security
13 44 (22.34%) CheckPoint
14 43 (21.83%) Unix
15 41 (20.81%) VoIP
16 40 (20.30%) SC Cleared
17 39 (19.80%) SolarWinds
18 38 (19.29%) Cybersecurity
19 37 (18.78%) Juniper
20 36 (18.27%) OSPF
21 34 (17.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 34 (17.26%) Patch Management
22 32 (16.24%) Vulnerability Management
23 31 (15.74%) Information Security
23 31 (15.74%) Apple
24 30 (15.23%) Cisco Nexus
24 30 (15.23%) Network Management

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 11 (5.58%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.52%) Apache
2 3 (1.52%) Confluence
2 3 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.52%) Smallworld
3 2 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.51%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) Jetty
4 1 (0.51%) Mongrel
4 1 (0.51%) nginx
4 1 (0.51%) SAS
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.06%) Office 365
2 3 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.02%) IaaS
3 2 (1.02%) PaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.51%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (60.41%) Firewall
2 102 (51.78%) LAN
3 97 (49.24%) WAN
4 64 (32.49%) TCP/IP
5 62 (31.47%) VPN
6 46 (23.35%) Wireless
7 45 (22.84%) Network Security
8 41 (20.81%) VoIP
9 36 (18.27%) OSPF
10 30 (15.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 26 (13.20%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (12.69%) DNS
13 24 (12.18%) DHCP
14 21 (10.66%) BGP
14 21 (10.66%) MPLS
15 19 (9.64%) Intrusion Detection
15 19 (9.64%) ISDN
16 17 (8.63%) Internet
16 17 (8.63%) SNMP
16 17 (8.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.58%) Redis
2 7 (3.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.52%) Big Data
4 1 (0.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.06%) JIRA
2 4 (2.03%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.03%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (1.52%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.52%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.52%) JMeter
3 3 (1.52%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.52%) Selenium
4 1 (0.51%) Grunt
4 1 (0.51%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.51%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.51%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (8.63%) Finance
2 14 (7.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.54%) Advertising
4 4 (2.03%) Banking
4 4 (2.03%) Retail
5 2 (1.02%) German Language
6 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (36.55%) Network Engineer
2 41 (20.81%) Analyst
3 31 (15.74%) Network Support
4 30 (15.23%) Support Engineer
5 25 (12.69%) Cisco Engineer
6 24 (12.18%) Network Support Engineer
7 23 (11.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 18 (9.14%) Security Analyst
9 14 (7.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 13 (6.60%) Network Specialist
11 10 (5.08%) Cisco Support
11 10 (5.08%) Security Engineer
12 9 (4.57%) Network Analyst
12 9 (4.57%) Network Security Engineer
12 9 (4.57%) Technical Specialist
13 8 (4.06%) Senior Network Engineer
13 8 (4.06%) Technical Support
13 8 (4.06%) Unified Communications Engineer
14 7 (3.55%) Monitoring Specialist
14 7 (3.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.69%) ELK Stack
2 11 (5.58%) Web Services
3 10 (5.08%) RESTful
4 9 (4.57%) 802.1X
5 7 (3.55%) .NET
6 6 (3.05%) CSS
7 4 (2.03%) Middleware
8 2 (1.02%) J2EE
8 2 (1.02%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.51%) Ajax
9 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.51%) CSS3
9 1 (0.51%) Ext JS
9 1 (0.51%) HTML
9 1 (0.51%) HTML5
9 1 (0.51%) jQuery
9 1 (0.51%) Sencha Touch
9 1 (0.51%) Servlets
9 1 (0.51%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.21%) Data Centre
2 25 (12.69%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.08%) Cyber Attack
4 10 (5.08%) User Experience
5 7 (3.55%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (3.05%) Cryptography
6 6 (3.05%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.05%) Statistics
6 6 (3.05%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.03%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.52%) PKI
9 2 (1.02%) e-Health
9 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.02%) iPad
9 2 (1.02%) PMI
9 2 (1.02%) Replication
9 2 (1.02%) RSA SecurID
9 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.51%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 58 (29.44%) Windows
2 45 (22.84%) Linux
3 43 (21.83%) Unix
4 15 (7.61%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.54%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.03%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.51%) Android
10 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.51%) Solaris
10 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.41%) ITIL
2 38 (19.29%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (17.26%) Patch Management
3 34 (17.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 32 (16.24%) Vulnerability Management
5 31 (15.74%) Information Security
6 30 (15.23%) Network Management
7 26 (13.20%) Network Design
8 21 (10.66%) SIEM
9 19 (9.64%) Security Operations
10 18 (9.14%) Load Balancing
11 16 (8.12%) Case Management
12 14 (7.11%) Open Source
12 14 (7.11%) Security Monitoring
13 13 (6.60%) Change Management
14 12 (6.09%) Capacity Planning
14 12 (6.09%) Incident Management
14 12 (6.09%) Project Management
14 12 (6.09%) Root Cause Analysis
15 11 (5.58%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.64%) Python
2 13 (6.60%) SQL
3 10 (5.08%) Java
4 7 (3.55%) C
5 6 (3.05%) Perl
5 6 (3.05%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.03%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.52%) Ruby
7 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.02%) C#
9 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 86 (43.65%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (27.41%) CCNP
3 51 (25.89%) CCNA
4 47 (23.86%) Security Cleared
5 40 (20.30%) SC Cleared
6 29 (14.72%) CISSP
7 28 (14.21%) SANS
8 27 (13.71%) SSCP
9 15 (7.61%) DV Cleared
10 12 (6.09%) CCIE
11 6 (3.05%) CCDP
12 5 (2.54%) CCSA
13 4 (2.03%) GCIH
13 4 (2.03%) MCP
14 3 (1.52%) CCDA
14 3 (1.52%) CEH
14 3 (1.52%) Degree
14 3 (1.52%) GCFA
15 2 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
15 2 (1.02%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.55%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.05%) SLA
3 4 (2.03%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (9.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.54%) Snort
3 4 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.02%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.02%) XenServer
5 1 (0.51%) BIND 9
5 1 (0.51%) Firmware
5 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (15.23%) QRadar
2 11 (5.58%) Kibana
2 11 (5.58%) logstash
3 8 (4.06%) Nagios
3 8 (4.06%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (3.55%) OPNET
4 7 (3.55%) RSA enVision
4 7 (3.55%) SCOM
5 5 (2.54%) Nessus
5 5 (2.54%) Puppet
5 5 (2.54%) SCCM
6 4 (2.03%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.03%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (2.03%) WhatsUp Gold
7 3 (1.52%) Amdocs OSS
7 3 (1.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.02%) Cacti
8 2 (1.02%) OpenView
9 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 97 (49.24%) Cisco
2 44 (22.34%) CheckPoint
3 39 (19.80%) SolarWinds
4 37 (18.78%) Juniper
5 31 (15.74%) Apple
6 28 (14.21%) Microsoft
7 27 (13.71%) Splunk
8 26 (13.20%) IBM
8 26 (13.20%) LogRhythm
9 21 (10.66%) F5
10 12 (6.09%) HP
11 11 (5.58%) Riverbed
12 10 (5.08%) BMC
12 10 (5.08%) Intel Security
13 9 (4.57%) Citrix
13 9 (4.57%) Remedy
14 8 (4.06%) Fortinet
15 7 (3.55%) Palo Alto
15 7 (3.55%) Sonus
16 6 (3.05%) Aruba
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