Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Network Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Management over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 237 251
Rank change year-on-year +11 +14 +34
Contract jobs citing Network Management 14 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 18
City of London median daily rate £463 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +1.41% +18.25%
10th Percentile £290 £393 £312
90th Percentile £688 £488 £504
Central London median daily rate £494 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +9.72% +5.88% +27.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

Network Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6210 5816 7704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.39% 87.43% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4932 4656 6127
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £664 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £451
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.44% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 73
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.75 £10.87
90th Percentile £30.90 £54.03 £40.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.46 £20.50
% change year-on-year +4.06% -5.07% +13.92%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Network Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in the City of London

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Management in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in the City of London

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Management in the City of London

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 6 (42.86%) ISDN
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 6 (42.86%) HSRP
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) VoIP
6 4 (28.57%) PPP
6 4 (28.57%) SNMP
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (28.57%) DPNSS
6 4 (28.57%) TACACS
6 4 (28.57%) Q.931
6 4 (28.57%) Network Design
6 4 (28.57%) VLAN
6 4 (28.57%) DevOps
6 4 (28.57%) 802.1X
6 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (21.43%) Network Security
7 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) HSRP
3 6 (42.86%) ISDN
3 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) DPNSS
5 4 (28.57%) PPP
5 4 (28.57%) Q.931
5 4 (28.57%) SNMP
5 4 (28.57%) TACACS
5 4 (28.57%) VLAN
5 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
6 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) French Language
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps
1 4 (28.57%) Network Design
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Office Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Runbook
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIE
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PMP
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (14.29%) OPNET
3 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (14.29%) Arista
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.14%) Aruba
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Google
6 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
6 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam
6 1 (7.14%) Veritas
6 1 (7.14%) VMware