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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 115 111 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -32
Contract jobs citing SNMP 7 15 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.61% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 2.63% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 13
Average daily rate
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£379 £418 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% +22.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £505 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £383 £340
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +12.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -40.29%
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
648 570 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.82% 23.04% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 211 247
Average daily rate £330 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.28 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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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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
Reading +7 1 - - 1
Slough -11 1 £260 -0.95% 1
Bracknell - - - -
SNMP
South East

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) Firewall
3 17 (68.00%) OSPF
3 17 (68.00%) Network Management
4 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
5 13 (52.00%) BGP
5 13 (52.00%) VoIP
5 13 (52.00%) VPN
5 13 (52.00%) IPsec
5 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
6 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (48.00%) Juniper
7 11 (44.00%) MPLS
7 11 (44.00%) FWSM
7 11 (44.00%) Cisco PIX
7 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (40.00%) CCIE
8 10 (40.00%) CISSP
9 8 (32.00%) DNS
9 8 (32.00%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (28.00%) Radware
10 7 (28.00%) Redback
10 7 (28.00%) Linux
10 7 (28.00%) Nokia
10 7 (28.00%) CCSP
10 7 (28.00%) CCDP
10 7 (28.00%) Check Point Certification
10 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
11 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
12 5 (20.00%) F5

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (8.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) assyst
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) OSPF
3 13 (52.00%) BGP
3 13 (52.00%) VoIP
3 13 (52.00%) VPN
3 13 (52.00%) IPsec
4 11 (44.00%) MPLS
4 11 (44.00%) FWSM
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco PIX
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (32.00%) DNS
6 4 (16.00%) BIG-IP
6 4 (16.00%) SSL
6 4 (16.00%) 3G
6 4 (16.00%) Broadband
6 4 (16.00%) SMTP
7 3 (12.00%) RIP
7 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.00%) HTTP
7 3 (12.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Ant
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Trac
1 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Billing
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) IP Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) REST
1 2 (8.00%) JSON
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.00%) DTV
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) VMS
4 1 (4.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Network Management
2 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (32.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (12.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Stress Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Python
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
1 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB
3 1 (4.00%) AWK
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) CCIE
2 10 (40.00%) CISSP
3 7 (28.00%) CCSP
3 7 (28.00%) CCDP
3 7 (28.00%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (8.00%) ISEB
4 2 (8.00%) CCNP
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Netcool
1 3 (12.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (48.00%) Juniper
4 7 (28.00%) Radware
4 7 (28.00%) Redback
4 7 (28.00%) Nokia
5 5 (20.00%) F5
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) HP
6 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.00%) NetCracker
7 2 (8.00%) Comptel
7 2 (8.00%) BMC
8 1 (4.00%) SAP
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.00%) webMethods
8 1 (4.00%) Symantec
8 1 (4.00%) EMC
8 1 (4.00%) Remedy
8 1 (4.00%) VMware