Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 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
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 170 192
Rank change year-on-year -17 +22 +11
Contract jobs citing Network Management 22 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.43% 0.55% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.68% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 7
East of England median daily rate £260 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.22% - +50.00%
10th Percentile £200 £195 £358
90th Percentile £608 £538 £500
England median daily rate £340 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -9.33% -11.76% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
East of England median hourly rate - £14.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.30% -
England median hourly rate £33.80 £49.60 £28.50
% change year-on-year -31.85% +74.02% +2.70%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4263 3966 4607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.60% 81.39% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2456 2303 2684
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £232
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 317 397
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +34.74% -1.53%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.44
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in the East of England

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in the East of England

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Management in the East of England

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Management in the East of England

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -6 11 £403 -10.44% 2
Cambridgeshire -6 7 £260 -48.00% 2
Essex -15 2 - -
Bedfordshire -17 2 £415 -
Network Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 18 (81.82%) LAN
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) WAN
3 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (50.00%) Firewall
4 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (45.45%) Wireless
5 10 (45.45%) VPN
6 9 (40.91%) Juniper
7 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
7 8 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (31.82%) Change Control
8 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
8 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
9 6 (27.27%) ISDN
9 6 (27.27%) ITIL
10 5 (22.73%) Broadband
10 5 (22.73%) DHCP
10 5 (22.73%) DNS
10 5 (22.73%) HP
10 5 (22.73%) CCNA
10 5 (22.73%) Network Design
10 5 (22.73%) Network Security
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
11 4 (18.18%) Network Optimisation
11 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) LAN
2 15 (68.18%) WAN
3 11 (50.00%) Firewall
4 10 (45.45%) VPN
4 10 (45.45%) Wireless
5 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
6 6 (27.27%) ISDN
7 5 (22.73%) Broadband
7 5 (22.73%) DHCP
7 5 (22.73%) DNS
7 5 (22.73%) Network Security
8 4 (18.18%) BGP
8 4 (18.18%) DWDM
8 4 (18.18%) OSPF
8 4 (18.18%) SAN
8 4 (18.18%) VLAN
8 4 (18.18%) VoIP
9 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
9 3 (13.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Network Support
2 7 (31.82%) Network Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Support
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) HP Storage
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
1 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (31.82%) Change Control
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Network Design
5 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Network Optimisation
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Compliance Management
7 2 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (4.55%) Change Management
8 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.55%) High Availability
8 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery Management
8 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) CCNA
5 4 (18.18%) CCNP
6 3 (13.64%) CCDP
6 3 (13.64%) JNCIS
7 2 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (4.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Cacti
1 2 (9.09%) SmokePing
2 1 (4.55%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Juniper
3 5 (22.73%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) arcserve
4 4 (18.18%) CA
5 3 (13.64%) Brocade
5 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) Meraki
6 2 (9.09%) Polycom
7 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu
7 1 (4.55%) Mitel
7 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds