Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 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
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 182 124 194
Rank change year-on-year -58 +70 +52
Contract jobs citing Network Management 5 4 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
10th Percentile £369 - £386
25th Percentile £423 £363 £403
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £478 £375 £463
Median % change year-on-year +27.40% -18.92% +2.78%
75th Percentile £519 £388 £575
90th Percentile £553 - £620
Central London median daily rate £478 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +27.40% -25.00% +17.65%

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 3,583 1,877 4,411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.87% 90.33% 89.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,786 1,406 3,445
10th Percentile £375 £313 £320
25th Percentile £475 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% -
75th Percentile £652 £602 £605
90th Percentile £750 £688 £676
Central London median daily rate £550 £515 £510
% change year-on-year +6.80% +0.98% -0.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 22 48
10th Percentile £19.13 £13.58 £12.02
25th Percentile £33.19 £18.25 £14.19
Median hourly rate £43.50 £26.50 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year +64.15% +34.18% +3.95%
75th Percentile £61.75 £35.63 £25.76
90th Percentile £64.25 £46.00 £52.25
Central London median hourly rate £43.50 £26.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year +62.62% +30.49% +6.49%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Network Management as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Network Management in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Network Management in the City of London

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Network Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Network Management in the City of London

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Network Management in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Network Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) SSH
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) SNMP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Firepower
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) SNMP
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) DOCSIS
2 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (20.00%) Grafana
1 1 (20.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk