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 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 103 106 117
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing SNMP 17 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 0.56% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.58% 2.48% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
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£413 £303 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +35.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £252 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £338 £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £450 £280
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +60.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +115.00%
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
658 564 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.68% 22.37% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 195 182
Average daily rate £325 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £148.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%

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 May 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 27 May 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 -5 10 £394 +21.15%
Slough +5 3 £425 +86.81% 1
Newbury - 1 - -
SNMP
South East

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (56.00%) OSPF
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) VPN
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) BGP
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (40.00%) RIP
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (36.00%) Network Management
5 9 (36.00%) DNS
5 9 (36.00%) LAN
5 9 (36.00%) VLAN
6 8 (32.00%) IPsec
6 8 (32.00%) VoIP
6 8 (32.00%) WAN
6 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (28.00%) CISSP
7 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (28.00%) FWSM
8 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (24.00%) 4G
8 6 (24.00%) F5
8 6 (24.00%) Juniper
8 6 (24.00%) CCIE
8 6 (24.00%) CCNP
8 6 (24.00%) CCDP
8 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (12.00%) Lync
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) OSPF
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 13 (52.00%) VPN
3 11 (44.00%) BGP
4 10 (40.00%) RIP
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (36.00%) VLAN
5 9 (36.00%) DNS
5 9 (36.00%) LAN
6 8 (32.00%) VoIP
6 8 (32.00%) WAN
6 8 (32.00%) IPsec
7 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (28.00%) FWSM
8 6 (24.00%) 4G
9 5 (20.00%) 3G
9 5 (20.00%) MPLS
9 5 (20.00%) SMTP
9 5 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Back Office
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Front Office
4 2 (8.00%) Billing
4 2 (8.00%) Games
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) IP Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Back Office Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Programmer
4 2 (8.00%) Programmer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.00%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) Ajax
1 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Statistics
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Video on Demand
3 2 (8.00%) MPEG
3 2 (8.00%) DTV
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Streaming Video
3 2 (8.00%) STB
3 2 (8.00%) IPTV
3 2 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Network Management
2 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.00%) Network Design
3 5 (20.00%) Validation
4 4 (16.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (16.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.00%) Fault Management
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.00%) DRM
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Video Processing
6 2 (8.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
2 2 (8.00%) VB
2 2 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CISSP
3 6 (24.00%) CCDP
3 6 (24.00%) CCNP
3 6 (24.00%) CCIE
4 5 (20.00%) CCSP
4 5 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (8.00%) CCSA
5 2 (8.00%) CCSE
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.00%) MCSE
5 2 (8.00%) MCSA
5 2 (8.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.00%) XenApp
1 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (12.00%) vSphere
1 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) Samba
2 2 (8.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
1 3 (12.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.00%) Iperf
3 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.00%) Netcool
3 1 (4.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (24.00%) Juniper
3 6 (24.00%) F5
4 5 (20.00%) Nokia
4 5 (20.00%) HP
4 5 (20.00%) Radware
4 5 (20.00%) Redback
4 5 (20.00%) Brocade
5 3 (12.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (12.00%) ProCurve
5 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (12.00%) Huawei
5 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 3 (12.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.00%) Tektronix
6 2 (8.00%) Apple
6 2 (8.00%) Adobe
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle