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 29 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 108 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing SNMP 15 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.84% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.51% 3.29% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
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£350 £276 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.04% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £335 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £263
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +31.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £20.00
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
598 639 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.32% 25.44% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 217 212
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £215 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 13 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.06 £42.25 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 2015. 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
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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
Reading -8 8 £400 +23.07%
Newbury - 5 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 - -
SNMP
South East

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 14 (53.85%) VPN
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
2 13 (50.00%) Cisco
3 11 (42.31%) OSPF
3 11 (42.31%) DNS
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) BGP
4 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
5 9 (34.62%) IPsec
5 9 (34.62%) Validation
5 9 (34.62%) RIP
5 9 (34.62%) VoIP
5 9 (34.62%) 4G
6 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (30.77%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 8 (30.77%) Back Office
7 7 (26.92%) SSH
7 7 (26.92%) LAN
7 7 (26.92%) DHCP
7 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
7 7 (26.92%) 3G
7 7 (26.92%) VRRP
8 6 (23.08%) MPLS
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (23.08%) WAN
8 6 (23.08%) HTTP
8 6 (23.08%) HTTPS
8 6 (23.08%) UNIX
8 6 (23.08%) Telnet

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (11.54%) Lync
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) VPN
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) OSPF
2 11 (42.31%) DNS
3 10 (38.46%) BGP
4 9 (34.62%) RIP
4 9 (34.62%) IPsec
4 9 (34.62%) VoIP
4 9 (34.62%) 4G
5 8 (30.77%) Radio Access Network
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 7 (26.92%) 3G
6 7 (26.92%) VRRP
6 7 (26.92%) LAN
6 7 (26.92%) DHCP
6 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
6 7 (26.92%) SSH
7 6 (23.08%) HTTP
7 6 (23.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 8 (30.77%) Back Office
3 3 (11.54%) Front Office
4 2 (7.69%) Electronics
4 2 (7.69%) Games
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Consultant
1 4 (15.38%) Tester
1 4 (15.38%) Technical Tester
1 4 (15.38%) IP Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Back Office Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Programmer
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Network Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Change Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) Ajax
1 2 (7.69%) Silverlight
2 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Statistics
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (7.69%) Video on Demand
2 2 (7.69%) MPEG
2 2 (7.69%) DTV
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Streaming Video
2 2 (7.69%) STB
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
2 2 (7.69%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Validation
2 4 (15.38%) Network Design
2 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
2 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
3 3 (11.54%) Network Management
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.54%) Fault Management
3 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) DRM
4 2 (7.69%) CRM
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Video Processing
4 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.69%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) PHP
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) VB
2 2 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCNP
2 4 (15.38%) CISSP
3 3 (11.54%) CCDP
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) CCIE
4 2 (7.69%) CCSP
4 2 (7.69%) MCSE
4 2 (7.69%) MCSA
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (7.69%) CCSA
4 2 (7.69%) CCSE
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.54%) XenApp
1 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
1 3 (11.54%) vSphere
1 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.54%) Samba
2 2 (7.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (7.69%) BladeLogic
2 2 (7.69%) BMC Performance Manager
2 2 (7.69%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.85%) Iperf
3 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
3 4 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) Brocade
3 4 (15.38%) F5
4 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
4 3 (11.54%) Huawei
4 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
4 3 (11.54%) ProCurve
4 3 (11.54%) Radware
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) BMC
5 2 (7.69%) Nokia
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.69%) Apple
5 2 (7.69%) Adobe
5 2 (7.69%) Redback
5 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat