The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Network Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Network Support Engineer
UK
Rank 583 622 594
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Support Engineer 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.006% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.006% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £463 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +29.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £290
% change year-on-year
- +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
42359 47277 48034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.78% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27574 30020 30295
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1732 1916
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Senior Network Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Network Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Network Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Network Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Senior Network Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Network Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Top 6 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 Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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 +22 9 £463 +23.33% 1
London 0 8 £463 +23.33%
City of London -7 1 £463 +23.33%
Telford - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Senior Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Senior Network Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) DMZ
4 6 (46.15%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (46.15%) HSRP
4 6 (46.15%) OSPF
4 6 (46.15%) IPsec
4 6 (46.15%) VRRP
4 6 (46.15%) Asset Management
5 5 (38.46%) CCSA
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
7 3 (23.08%) tcpdump
7 3 (23.08%) Junos
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) DHCP
7 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) CCNP
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification

Senior Network Support 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
1 9 (69.23%) VPN
2 7 (53.85%) DMZ
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) HSRP
3 6 (46.15%) IPsec
3 6 (46.15%) OSPF
3 6 (46.15%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (46.15%) VRRP
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) Junos
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) tcpdump
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Asset Management
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCSA
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) KVM
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (7.69%) Postfix
1 1 (7.69%) Squid
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Juniper
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Aruba
3 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.69%) BMC
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) TOWER Software
3 1 (7.69%) VMware