Period
to 29 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 29 July 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 > London
6 months to
29 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 476 493 449
Rank change year-on-year +17 -44 +31
Contract jobs citing Network Management 122 113 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.29% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 65 119
London median daily rate £427 £443 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.50% +26.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £272 £221 £171
90th Percentile £650 £535 £505
England median daily rate £353 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -11.88% +14.29% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 5
London median hourly rate £50.00 £21.81 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +129.25% +21.17% -46.21%
England median hourly rate £24.93 £28.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -10.96% +21.74% -30.68%

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36648 38913 38160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.45% 85.78% 82.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26239 28177 26954
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £656 £645 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 339 516
London median hourly rate £23.88 £21.78 £19.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.62% +9.68% +4.51%
10th Percentile £12.89 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £57.50
England median hourly rate £24.82 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -0.74% +13.64% +4.76%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in London

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in London

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in London over the 6 months to 29 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Management in London

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Management in London

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in London over the 6 months to 29 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Network Management in London

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 29 July 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
Central London +9 29 £425 -8.11%
South London +6 16 £550 +33.33%
West London +43 3 £350 +27.27% 2
Network Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 London region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 83 (68.03%) Cisco
2 77 (63.11%) Firewall
3 70 (57.38%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (45.08%) WAN
5 51 (41.80%) LAN
6 44 (36.07%) SolarWinds
7 41 (33.61%) Network Security
8 38 (31.15%) VPN
9 37 (30.33%) Windows
10 35 (28.69%) BGP
11 34 (27.87%) OSPF
12 33 (27.05%) SNMP
13 32 (26.23%) CCNP
14 31 (25.41%) MPLS
15 30 (24.59%) TCP/IP
16 26 (21.31%) CCIE
17 24 (19.67%) Juniper
17 24 (19.67%) Microsoft
17 24 (19.67%) Wireless
17 24 (19.67%) Security Cleared
18 23 (18.85%) Windows Server
18 23 (18.85%) VMware
19 22 (18.03%) VLAN
19 22 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (18.03%) Data Centre
19 22 (18.03%) Palo Alto
20 21 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (17.21%) Microsoft Azure
20 21 (17.21%) WLAN
20 21 (17.21%) Linux

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (3.28%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.46%) IIS
2 3 (2.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.82%) Confluence
3 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) MS Visio
2 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.10%) Office 365
3 4 (3.28%) SaaS
4 3 (2.46%) IaaS
4 3 (2.46%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 77 (63.11%) Firewall
2 55 (45.08%) WAN
3 51 (41.80%) LAN
4 41 (33.61%) Network Security
5 38 (31.15%) VPN
6 35 (28.69%) BGP
7 34 (27.87%) OSPF
8 33 (27.05%) SNMP
9 31 (25.41%) MPLS
10 30 (24.59%) TCP/IP
11 24 (19.67%) Wireless
12 22 (18.03%) VLAN
13 21 (17.21%) WLAN
14 20 (16.39%) IPv6
15 18 (14.75%) DNS
16 17 (13.93%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (13.93%) Cisco IOS
17 16 (13.11%) HSRP
17 16 (13.11%) VoIP
18 15 (12.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.82%) MySQL
3 1 (0.82%) QlikView
3 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.82%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.82%) JIRA
3 1 (0.82%) Subversion
3 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (14.75%) Telecoms
2 14 (11.48%) Law
3 12 (9.84%) Finance
3 12 (9.84%) Military
4 5 (4.10%) Banking
5 3 (2.46%) Back Office
6 2 (1.64%) French Language
6 2 (1.64%) Front Office
6 2 (1.64%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.64%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Local Government
7 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (18.85%) Network Engineer
2 14 (11.48%) Analyst
2 14 (11.48%) Architect
2 14 (11.48%) Network Architect
3 10 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (8.20%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (7.38%) Network Manager
4 9 (7.38%) Telecoms Architect
5 8 (6.56%) Cisco Analyst
5 8 (6.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 7 (5.74%) Cisco Architect
6 7 (5.74%) Cisco Network Architect
6 7 (5.74%) Consultant
6 7 (5.74%) IT Analyst
6 7 (5.74%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Network Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Technical Support
7 6 (4.92%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.57%) 802.1X
2 8 (6.56%) Web Services
3 4 (3.28%) .NET
4 2 (1.64%) COM
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.82%) WCF
5 1 (0.82%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Data Centre
2 21 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.84%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (8.20%) Management Information System
5 9 (7.38%) Virtual Team
6 6 (4.92%) Clustering
6 6 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.46%) PKI
7 3 (2.46%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.46%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.64%) CCTV
8 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.64%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.64%) Handset
8 2 (1.64%) NHS
8 2 (1.64%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.64%) User Experience
9 1 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.33%) Windows
2 23 (18.85%) Windows Server
3 21 (17.21%) Linux
4 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (6.56%) SUSE
7 8 (6.56%) Unix
8 5 (4.10%) CentOS
8 5 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.46%) Android
9 3 (2.46%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.64%) FreeBSD
10 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.64%) Solaris
10 2 (1.64%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.64%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.64%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.21%) ITIL
2 20 (16.39%) Migration
2 20 (16.39%) Network Design
3 18 (14.75%) Service Management
4 16 (13.11%) Network Architecture
5 14 (11.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (11.48%) People Management
6 12 (9.84%) Service Delivery
6 12 (9.84%) SOA
7 11 (9.02%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.38%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (7.38%) Low Latency
9 9 (7.38%) Practice Management
9 9 (7.38%) Regulatory Compliance
9 9 (7.38%) Supply Chain Management
10 8 (6.56%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.56%) Information Security
10 8 (6.56%) Supplier Management
11 7 (5.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.93%) SQL
2 11 (9.02%) Python
3 10 (8.20%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.74%) Perl
5 6 (4.92%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.92%) C#
6 5 (4.10%) Java
7 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (57.38%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (26.23%) CCNP
3 26 (21.31%) CCIE
4 24 (19.67%) Security Cleared
5 18 (14.75%) CCNA
6 14 (11.48%) JNCIE
7 13 (10.66%) SC Cleared
8 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (5.74%) JNCIS
10 6 (4.92%) CCDA
10 6 (4.92%) DV Cleared
10 6 (4.92%) JNCIA
10 6 (4.92%) JNCIP
10 6 (4.92%) MCP
10 6 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (4.10%) CCIE Wireless
12 4 (3.28%) MCSE
12 4 (3.28%) PMP
13 3 (2.46%) PMI Certification
13 3 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) SLA
2 2 (1.64%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.64%) EMIR
System Software
1 22 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (15.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.20%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.92%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.10%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (3.28%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.64%) ProxySG
8 2 (1.64%) vSphere
9 1 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (8.20%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (4.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (4.92%) Nagios
3 5 (4.10%) Cacti
3 5 (4.10%) FortiGate
3 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (4.10%) PowerCLI
3 5 (4.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (2.46%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.64%) Ansible
5 2 (1.64%) Nessus
5 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.64%) Puppet
5 2 (1.64%) SCCM
5 2 (1.64%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (1.64%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.82%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.82%) DameWare
6 1 (0.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (68.03%) Cisco
2 44 (36.07%) SolarWinds
3 24 (19.67%) Juniper
3 24 (19.67%) Microsoft
4 23 (18.85%) VMware
5 22 (18.03%) Palo Alto
6 19 (15.57%) CheckPoint
6 19 (15.57%) HP
7 17 (13.93%) Riverbed
8 16 (13.11%) Red Hat
9 12 (9.84%) Fortinet
10 11 (9.02%) Citrix
10 11 (9.02%) F5
11 10 (8.20%) Dell
12 9 (7.38%) SAP
13 6 (4.92%) Arista
13 6 (4.92%) Symantec
14 5 (4.10%) LANDesk
14 5 (4.10%) Lumension
14 5 (4.10%) Splunk
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Acensys
Rate: From £700 to £750 per day
Posted: 8 days ago