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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 99 116 93
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Contract jobs citing SNMP 16 16 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 0.61% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 2.30% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 10
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£253 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.30% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £385 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £250 £318
% change year-on-year
+47.00% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.15 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.70%
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
639 696 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.50% 26.55% 34.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 218 234
Average daily rate £355 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 31
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +15 4 £255 -36.25%
Bracknell - - - -
SNMP
South East

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 30 (83.33%) Cisco
1 30 (83.33%) Firewall
2 28 (77.78%) OSPF
2 28 (77.78%) Network Management
3 26 (72.22%) CheckPoint
4 25 (69.44%) VoIP
5 23 (63.89%) Juniper
5 23 (63.89%) Cisco PIX
5 23 (63.89%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (58.33%) CCIE
7 21 (58.33%) BGP
8 20 (55.56%) MPLS
8 20 (55.56%) CISSP
8 20 (55.56%) VPN
8 20 (55.56%) IPsec
9 19 (52.78%) FWSM
10 17 (47.22%) Check Point Certification
11 16 (44.44%) F5
12 15 (41.67%) DNS
12 15 (41.67%) BIG-IP
13 14 (38.89%) Load Balancing
13 14 (38.89%) FortiGate
14 13 (36.11%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (36.11%) PCI DSS
14 13 (36.11%) Apache
14 13 (36.11%) CCSP
14 13 (36.11%) CCDP
15 12 (33.33%) CCNP
16 10 (27.78%) Risk Assessment

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (36.11%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) assyst
1 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (83.33%) Firewall
2 28 (77.78%) OSPF
3 25 (69.44%) VoIP
4 23 (63.89%) Cisco PIX
4 23 (63.89%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (58.33%) BGP
6 20 (55.56%) MPLS
6 20 (55.56%) VPN
6 20 (55.56%) IPsec
7 19 (52.78%) FWSM
8 15 (41.67%) DNS
8 15 (41.67%) BIG-IP
9 13 (36.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (16.67%) Network Security
11 4 (11.11%) SMTP
12 3 (8.33%) HTTP
12 3 (8.33%) Broadband
12 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
12 3 (8.33%) SSL
12 3 (8.33%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
1 1 (2.78%) Maven
1 1 (2.78%) Ant
1 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.78%) Trac
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Billing
3 3 (8.33%) Back Office
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) IP Engineer
2 15 (41.67%) Design Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Security Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Network Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior IP Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Design Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) REST
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) Java SE
2 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) DTV
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) VMS
4 1 (2.78%) FreeBSD
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Network Management
2 14 (38.89%) Load Balancing
3 10 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
5 6 (16.67%) Network Design
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.56%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 2 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.56%) ERP
7 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.78%) Change Management
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.78%) Workflow
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Python
1 3 (8.33%) Perl
1 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) AWK
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (58.33%) CCIE
3 20 (55.56%) CISSP
4 17 (47.22%) Check Point Certification
5 13 (36.11%) CCSP
5 13 (36.11%) CCDP
6 12 (33.33%) CCNP
7 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (5.56%) ISEB
8 1 (2.78%) CCA
8 1 (2.78%) CCIP
8 1 (2.78%) CCNA
8 1 (2.78%) HP APS
8 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.78%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) FortiGate
2 3 (8.33%) Netcool
3 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.78%) WSUS
4 1 (2.78%) Nagios
4 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) Cisco
2 26 (72.22%) CheckPoint
3 23 (63.89%) Juniper
4 16 (44.44%) F5
5 7 (19.44%) Radware
5 7 (19.44%) Redback
5 7 (19.44%) Blue Coat
5 7 (19.44%) Nokia
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Ericsson
7 2 (5.56%) BMC
7 2 (5.56%) NetCracker
7 2 (5.56%) Comptel
8 1 (2.78%) Remedy
8 1 (2.78%) VMware
8 1 (2.78%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) webMethods
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) Symantec