The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 119 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing SNMP 10 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.43% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 1.62% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate £340 £425 £254
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +67.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £475 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £368 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.48% -18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -9.30%
SNMP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
616 739 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.68% 26.19% 24.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 320 241
Average daily rate £375 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 37
Average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £32.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SNMP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SNMP across the Berkshire region.

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SNMP across the Berkshire region.

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +10 3 £369 -13.23%
Reading -19 3 - -
Bracknell - 1 £340 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
SNMP
South East

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SNMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SNMP.

1 25 (80.65%) TCP/IP
2 22 (70.97%) DNS
3 20 (64.52%) Cisco
4 19 (61.29%) OSPF
4 19 (61.29%) BGP
5 14 (45.16%) Firewall
6 13 (41.94%) SMTP
7 12 (38.71%) Validation
8 11 (35.48%) VPN
8 11 (35.48%) RIP
9 10 (32.26%) WAN
9 10 (32.26%) VoIP
9 10 (32.26%) Back Office
9 10 (32.26%) Huawei
9 10 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (32.26%) High Availability
10 9 (29.03%) MPLS
10 9 (29.03%) HTTP
11 8 (25.81%) LAN
11 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (25.81%) Capacity Management
11 8 (25.81%) Statistics
11 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
11 8 (25.81%) Front Office
11 8 (25.81%) Diameter Protocol
12 7 (22.58%) VLAN
12 7 (22.58%) F5
12 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (22.58%) Juniper
12 7 (22.58%) Wireless

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SNMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SNMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) TCP/IP
2 22 (70.97%) DNS
3 19 (61.29%) BGP
3 19 (61.29%) OSPF
4 14 (45.16%) Firewall
5 13 (41.94%) SMTP
6 11 (35.48%) RIP
6 11 (35.48%) VPN
7 10 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (32.26%) VoIP
7 10 (32.26%) WAN
8 9 (29.03%) HTTP
8 9 (29.03%) MPLS
9 8 (25.81%) Diameter Protocol
9 8 (25.81%) LAN
10 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (22.58%) HTTPS
10 7 (22.58%) VLAN
10 7 (22.58%) Wireless
11 6 (19.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (32.26%) Back Office
2 8 (25.81%) Front Office
3 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.45%) Billing
4 2 (6.45%) Games
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Back Office Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) IP Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) IP Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) WAN Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.45%) Silverlight
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Statistics
2 5 (16.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) DTV
4 2 (6.45%) IPTV
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) MPEG
4 2 (6.45%) Streaming Video
4 2 (6.45%) Video on Demand
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Validation
2 10 (32.26%) High Availability
3 8 (25.81%) Capacity Management
3 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
4 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.13%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (16.13%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 5 (16.13%) Fault Management
4 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Network Design
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Change Management
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) DRM
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Network Management
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Video Processing
6 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (19.35%) CCNP
3 5 (16.13%) CCSA
3 5 (16.13%) CCSE
3 5 (16.13%) CISSP
4 2 (6.45%) CCDA
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Cisco
2 10 (32.26%) Huawei
3 7 (22.58%) F5
3 7 (22.58%) Juniper
4 5 (16.13%) Aruba
4 5 (16.13%) Avaya
4 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
4 5 (16.13%) Brocade
4 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
4 5 (16.13%) HP
4 5 (16.13%) NetScout
4 5 (16.13%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.45%) Adobe
5 2 (6.45%) Apple
5 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
5 2 (6.45%) Nortel
5 2 (6.45%) Tektronix
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Micro Focus