The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 493 533 503
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 85 42 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.080% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.087% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 25 16
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£413 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £265 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £403
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 - -

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
50025 48432 42510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.39% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30372 29064 24408
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1969 2003 2177
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Senior Network Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Engineer
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 Senior Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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 +26 78 £413 +23.13% 41
London +17 36 £413 +26.92% 15
South East -1 25 £450 +4.77% 10
Berkshire - 15 £450 - 4
City of London +26 13 £413 +26.92% 4
East of England +16 6 £388 - 2
Surrey -5 4 £425 +26.86%
Oxfordshire - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £388 -
Oxford - 4 - -
Cambridge - 4 £388 -
West Midlands -4 3 £225 -30.76% 1
Birmingham -7 3 £225 -30.76% 1
Edinburgh 0 2 £340 -
South West -6 2 - - 3
Yorkshire -9 2 - - 4
Scotland -10 2 £340 -10.52%
Bedfordshire - 2 £400 - 1
Gloucester -2 1 - -
Gloucestershire -14 1 - -
Hampshire -14 1 - - 3
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Dunstable - 1 £400 -
Reading - 1 - - 4
Reigate - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Horsham - 1 £251 -
Newbury - 1 £370 -
West Sussex - 1 £251 -
West Yorkshire - - - - 2

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Network Engineer 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 150 (84.27%) Cisco
2 112 (62.92%) Cisco Certification
3 97 (54.49%) Firewall
4 82 (46.07%) WAN
5 80 (44.94%) CCNP
6 78 (43.82%) LAN
7 67 (37.64%) CheckPoint
8 56 (31.46%) F5
9 50 (28.09%) CCIE
10 49 (27.53%) Cisco ASA
11 45 (25.28%) Juniper
12 40 (22.47%) CCNA
13 37 (20.79%) VPN
14 36 (20.22%) Finance
14 36 (20.22%) Cisco Nexus
15 34 (19.10%) MPLS
16 33 (18.54%) OSPF
17 32 (17.98%) Network Design
18 31 (17.42%) Blue Coat
18 31 (17.42%) BGP
19 29 (16.29%) Wireless
19 29 (16.29%) Network Security
20 28 (15.73%) TCP/IP
21 26 (14.61%) VoIP
21 26 (14.61%) Security Cleared
22 24 (13.48%) DNS
23 23 (12.92%) ITIL
24 22 (12.36%) EIGRP
25 21 (11.80%) DHCP
25 21 (11.80%) Banking

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Network Engineer 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.56%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (3.37%) MS Office
1 6 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (54.49%) Firewall
2 82 (46.07%) WAN
3 78 (43.82%) LAN
4 49 (27.53%) Cisco ASA
5 37 (20.79%) VPN
6 36 (20.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 34 (19.10%) MPLS
8 33 (18.54%) OSPF
9 31 (17.42%) BGP
10 29 (16.29%) Network Security
10 29 (16.29%) Wireless
11 28 (15.73%) TCP/IP
12 26 (14.61%) VoIP
13 24 (13.48%) DNS
14 22 (12.36%) EIGRP
15 21 (11.80%) DHCP
16 18 (10.11%) VLAN
17 17 (9.55%) Cisco IOS
18 16 (8.99%) IP Telephony
19 14 (7.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 36 (20.22%) Finance
2 21 (11.80%) Banking
3 17 (9.55%) Telecoms
4 14 (7.87%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.69%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Local Government
6 1 (0.56%) German Language
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.69%) WAP
2 1 (0.56%) LAMP
2 1 (0.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.93%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (2.81%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.69%) Statistics
5 2 (1.12%) e-Health
5 2 (1.12%) PKI
5 2 (1.12%) Replication
5 2 (1.12%) Clustering
5 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.12%) NHS
6 1 (0.56%) CMDB
6 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) Tandem
6 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.43%) Windows
2 12 (6.74%) Linux
3 6 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.37%) CentOS
3 6 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.25%) UNIX
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.12%) VMS
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.98%) Network Design
2 23 (12.92%) ITIL
3 21 (11.80%) Load Balancing
3 21 (11.80%) Low Latency
4 16 (8.99%) Network Management
5 11 (6.18%) Incident Management
5 11 (6.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (4.49%) Migration
7 7 (3.93%) Configuration Management
7 7 (3.93%) Change Management
7 7 (3.93%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (3.37%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (3.37%) Network Architecture
8 6 (3.37%) E-Commerce
9 5 (2.81%) Project Management
9 5 (2.81%) Service Management
9 5 (2.81%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.81%) ITIL V3
9 5 (2.81%) Risk Management
9 5 (2.81%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.25%) C
2 2 (1.12%) Perl
2 2 (1.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 112 (62.92%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (44.94%) CCNP
3 50 (28.09%) CCIE
4 40 (22.47%) CCNA
5 26 (14.61%) Security Cleared
6 17 (9.55%) SC Cleared
7 13 (7.30%) Degree
8 8 (4.49%) CCSE
9 6 (3.37%) JNCIA
10 4 (2.25%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.25%) CCSA
11 3 (1.69%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.12%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.12%) CCDA
12 2 (1.12%) CCSP
13 1 (0.56%) CCVP
13 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) SLA
1 2 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (4.49%) ProxySG
2 6 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.37%) Firmware
3 5 (2.81%) Snort
4 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.69%) vSphere
5 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.56%) NFS
6 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (5.06%) FortiGate
2 8 (4.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (3.93%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.12%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.56%) OpenView
6 1 (0.56%) Netcool
6 1 (0.56%) OPNET
6 1 (0.56%) SCOM
6 1 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 150 (84.27%) Cisco
2 67 (37.64%) CheckPoint
3 56 (31.46%) F5
4 45 (25.28%) Juniper
5 31 (17.42%) Blue Coat
6 19 (10.67%) Microsoft
6 19 (10.67%) SolarWinds
7 14 (7.87%) VMware
8 11 (6.18%) Fortinet
9 9 (5.06%) Sourcefire
9 9 (5.06%) Citrix
10 8 (4.49%) HP
11 7 (3.93%) BMC
12 6 (3.37%) Riverbed
13 5 (2.81%) Remedy
13 5 (2.81%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.81%) Infoblox
14 4 (2.25%) Nortel
14 4 (2.25%) Dell
14 4 (2.25%) Avaya
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