The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 493 526 544
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 150 120 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 77 30
Median daily rate £414 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% -13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.64 -
% change year-on-year
+76.69% -

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
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Network Engineer
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 Senior Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
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 +28 147 £415 -3.48% 40
London +22 76 £450 +3.44% 18
South East +10 35 £413 +0.91% 10
Berkshire +20 19 £433 -1.70% 2
City of London +44 17 £463 +5.71% 9
Reading +16 14 £438 -0.56% 2
South West +12 13 £400 +10.34%
Surrey +3 7 £381 +17.30% 1
Hampshire -5 7 £318 -26.16% 2
West Midlands -21 6 £338 -29.50% 1
Yorkshire +4 5 £350 -12.50% 4
Wiltshire -1 5 £375 +3.44%
Swindon - 5 £375 -
Redhill - 5 £380 -
East of England +11 4 £450 +44.00% 3
Dorset - 4 £400 -
Croydon - 4 £470 - 1
Bournemouth - 4 £400 -
West Yorkshire 0 3 £550 +37.50% 4
Worcestershire -1 3 £350 -26.89%
North West -9 3 £300 -14.89% 4
North East - 3 - -
Bristol - 3 £350 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £388 - 1
County Antrim - 3 £388 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £300 - 1
Belfast - 3 £388 - 1
Bedfordshire +3 2 - -
East Midlands +1 2 £278 -31.05%
Sunderland - 2 - -

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Senior Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 246 (86.62%) Cisco
2 168 (59.15%) Firewall
3 164 (57.75%) Cisco Certification
4 134 (47.18%) CCNP
5 96 (33.80%) Cisco ASA
6 95 (33.45%) CheckPoint
7 91 (32.04%) WAN
8 77 (27.11%) Wireless
9 76 (26.76%) Network Security
10 73 (25.70%) LAN
11 68 (23.94%) Cisco Nexus
12 66 (23.24%) BGP
13 63 (22.18%) Network Design
14 61 (21.48%) Finance
14 61 (21.48%) F5
15 60 (21.13%) Data Centre
16 58 (20.42%) Juniper
17 54 (19.01%) VPN
18 53 (18.66%) CCNA
19 50 (17.61%) OSPF
19 50 (17.61%) SolarWinds
20 49 (17.25%) MPLS
21 44 (15.49%) CCIE
22 43 (15.14%) Palo Alto
23 41 (14.44%) DNS
24 38 (13.38%) Security Cleared
25 37 (13.03%) TCP/IP
26 35 (12.32%) Cisco IOS
27 34 (11.97%) DHCP
27 34 (11.97%) EIGRP

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
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 2 (0.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.35%) Apache
2 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.35%) IIS
2 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.35%) nginx
2 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (5.63%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Eikon
1 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.70%) IaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 168 (59.15%) Firewall
2 96 (33.80%) Cisco ASA
3 91 (32.04%) WAN
4 77 (27.11%) Wireless
5 76 (26.76%) Network Security
6 73 (25.70%) LAN
7 68 (23.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 66 (23.24%) BGP
9 54 (19.01%) VPN
10 50 (17.61%) OSPF
11 49 (17.25%) MPLS
12 41 (14.44%) DNS
13 37 (13.03%) TCP/IP
14 35 (12.32%) Cisco IOS
15 34 (11.97%) DHCP
15 34 (11.97%) EIGRP
16 32 (11.27%) BIG-IP
17 26 (9.15%) VoIP
18 25 (8.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 22 (7.75%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.35%) Informix
1 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.35%) MySQL
1 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
1 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.35%) Redis
1 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.82%) Rational DOORS
1 8 (2.82%) StarTeam
2 3 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.35%) Hudson
3 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 61 (21.48%) Finance
2 23 (8.10%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.58%) Banking
4 6 (2.11%) Retail
5 4 (1.41%) Games
6 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Legal
7 2 (0.70%) Local Government
7 2 (0.70%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.70%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Military
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.06%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.70%) CSS
3 1 (0.35%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.35%) Middleware
3 1 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.35%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 60 (21.13%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.52%) CMDB
2 10 (3.52%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.11%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.76%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.06%) Clustering
7 3 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.70%) BBC
8 2 (0.70%) Fintech
8 2 (0.70%) PKI
8 2 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.35%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.10%) Windows
2 14 (4.93%) Windows Server
3 11 (3.87%) Linux
4 7 (2.46%) Unix
4 7 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.76%) CatOS
6 4 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.06%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.35%) CentOS
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.18%) Network Design
2 32 (11.27%) ITIL
3 29 (10.21%) Project Management
4 27 (9.51%) Load Balancing
5 25 (8.80%) Network Architecture
6 24 (8.45%) Network Management
7 22 (7.75%) Change Management
8 21 (7.39%) High Availability
9 19 (6.69%) Network Monitoring
9 19 (6.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (4.58%) Configuration Management
11 12 (4.23%) Migration
12 11 (3.87%) Mentoring
12 11 (3.87%) Performance Management
12 11 (3.87%) Problem Management
13 10 (3.52%) Change Control
14 9 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (3.17%) ITIL V3
15 8 (2.82%) DDoS Mitigation
15 8 (2.82%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.52%) C
2 6 (2.11%) Perl
3 5 (1.76%) Python
4 4 (1.41%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.70%) SQL
6 2 (0.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 164 (57.75%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (47.18%) CCNP
3 53 (18.66%) CCNA
4 44 (15.49%) CCIE
5 38 (13.38%) Security Cleared
6 30 (10.56%) Degree
7 29 (10.21%) SC Cleared
8 15 (5.28%) CCDP
9 11 (3.87%) JNCIP
10 9 (3.17%) CCSE
11 8 (2.82%) JNCIE
12 6 (2.11%) Check Point Certification
13 5 (1.76%) CCSA
14 4 (1.41%) JNCIA
15 3 (1.06%) CCIP
15 3 (1.06%) CCNP Voice
15 3 (1.06%) CISSP
15 3 (1.06%) JNCIS
15 3 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 2 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.63%) SLA
2 8 (2.82%) QA
3 6 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.46%) ProxySG
2 7 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.06%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.70%) Snort
4 2 (0.70%) UAG
4 2 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.70%) vSphere
5 1 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.35%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.35%) Squid
5 1 (0.35%) vCloud
5 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.35%) XenApp
5 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (5.63%) SolarWinds Orion
2 12 (4.23%) Nagios
2 12 (4.23%) OPNET
3 8 (2.82%) Cacti
4 7 (2.46%) FortiGate
5 6 (2.11%) TrustSec
6 4 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.70%) Proventia
8 2 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.35%) AppManager
9 1 (0.35%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco CME
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.35%) Graphite
9 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.35%) OpenView
9 1 (0.35%) Opsview
9 1 (0.35%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 246 (86.62%) Cisco
2 95 (33.45%) CheckPoint
3 61 (21.48%) F5
4 58 (20.42%) Juniper
5 50 (17.61%) SolarWinds
6 43 (15.14%) Palo Alto
7 26 (9.15%) Riverbed
8 24 (8.45%) Fortinet
9 21 (7.39%) Blue Coat
10 18 (6.34%) HP
10 18 (6.34%) Tufin
10 18 (6.34%) VMware
11 17 (5.99%) Citrix
12 14 (4.93%) Aruba
12 14 (4.93%) Microsoft
13 10 (3.52%) Nokia
14 7 (2.46%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 7 (2.46%) FireEye
15 6 (2.11%) TippingPoint
15 6 (2.11%) Trustwave
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