The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 487 454 463
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +9
Contract jobs citing SNMP 99 101 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 1.54% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 47 30
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£375 £365 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £255 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £358 £280
% change year-on-year
-3.91% +27.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £30.00 £34.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-53.33% +89.87%
SNMP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7344 6553 6343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.49% 13.68% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 3597 3312
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 362 498
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in England

SNMP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram in England

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in England

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the England region over the 3 months to 3 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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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
London -5 44 £375 +7.14% 10
South East -19 33 £375 +7.14% 10
North West -10 11 £375 - 6
West Midlands 0 4 - - 2
East Midlands - 4 £285 -
East of England +3 3 £338 - 1
South West -21 1 - -
SNMP
UK

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 94 (51.09%) Cisco
2 70 (38.04%) Linux
3 64 (34.78%) Firewall
4 60 (32.61%) WAN
5 59 (32.07%) LAN
5 59 (32.07%) TCP/IP
6 56 (30.43%) Windows
7 52 (28.26%) VPN
8 47 (25.54%) Cisco Certification
9 45 (24.46%) DNS
10 42 (22.83%) Microsoft
11 41 (22.28%) SSL
12 40 (21.74%) SQL
12 40 (21.74%) MPLS
12 40 (21.74%) Network Management
13 39 (21.20%) ITIL
14 37 (20.11%) SMTP
14 37 (20.11%) OSPF
14 37 (20.11%) BGP
15 36 (19.57%) IPsec
16 35 (19.02%) MS Excel
16 35 (19.02%) Data Centre
17 34 (18.48%) CheckPoint
18 32 (17.39%) UNIX
19 30 (16.30%) CCNP
19 30 (16.30%) Finance
20 28 (15.22%) VMware
20 28 (15.22%) Juniper
20 28 (15.22%) DHCP
21 27 (14.67%) F5

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 8 (4.35%) WebSphere
1 8 (4.35%) CMS
2 7 (3.80%) JBoss
2 7 (3.80%) Apache
2 7 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.26%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.72%) IIS
4 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (2.72%) Jetty
5 3 (1.63%) Lync
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 35 (19.02%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.87%) MS Office
3 17 (9.24%) MS Visio
4 9 (4.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.54%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.61%) SaaS
2 4 (2.17%) PaaS
3 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (34.78%) Firewall
2 60 (32.61%) WAN
3 59 (32.07%) LAN
3 59 (32.07%) TCP/IP
4 52 (28.26%) VPN
5 45 (24.46%) DNS
6 41 (22.28%) SSL
7 40 (21.74%) MPLS
8 37 (20.11%) OSPF
8 37 (20.11%) BGP
8 37 (20.11%) SMTP
9 36 (19.57%) IPsec
10 28 (15.22%) DHCP
11 25 (13.59%) SAN
11 25 (13.59%) VLAN
11 25 (13.59%) Network Security
12 23 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (11.96%) Wireless
13 22 (11.96%) Ethernet
14 21 (11.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.96%) Relational Database
2 17 (9.24%) RDBMS
3 10 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (4.89%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.35%) Big Data
6 7 (3.80%) MySQL
7 6 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.26%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.72%) Maven
4 3 (1.63%) StarTeam
4 3 (1.63%) Subversion
4 3 (1.63%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.63%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.63%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.09%) GCC
5 2 (1.09%) Selenium
5 2 (1.09%) JUnit
5 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.54%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.54%) JMeter
6 1 (0.54%) Ant
6 1 (0.54%) JIRA
6 1 (0.54%) Metasploit
General
1 30 (16.30%) Finance
2 18 (9.78%) Telecoms
2 18 (9.78%) Banking
3 8 (4.35%) Back Office
4 6 (3.26%) Retail
5 4 (2.17%) Legal
6 3 (1.63%) Law
6 3 (1.63%) Front Office
6 3 (1.63%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.09%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.09%) Billing
7 2 (1.09%) Electronics
7 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.09%) Games
8 1 (0.54%) Military
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) French Language
8 1 (0.54%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 49 (26.63%) Network Engineer
2 17 (9.24%) Architect
3 16 (8.70%) Developer
4 13 (7.07%) Analyst
5 12 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 8 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (3.80%) IP Engineer
8 6 (3.26%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.26%) Administrator
8 6 (3.26%) Technical Architect
8 6 (3.26%) Software Engineer
8 6 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.26%) Consultant
9 5 (2.72%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (2.72%) Design Engineer
9 5 (2.72%) Test Engineer
9 5 (2.72%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (2.72%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.96%) XML
2 21 (11.41%) Web Services
3 11 (5.98%) SOAP
4 10 (5.43%) CSS
4 10 (5.43%) XSD
5 8 (4.35%) JMS
5 8 (4.35%) Java RMI
5 8 (4.35%) HTML
5 8 (4.35%) Ajax
6 7 (3.80%) XSLT
7 6 (3.26%) XSL
7 6 (3.26%) JavaBeans
7 6 (3.26%) J2EE
7 6 (3.26%) JSP
7 6 (3.26%) Servlets
7 6 (3.26%) Struts
7 6 (3.26%) Spring
7 6 (3.26%) Hibernate
7 6 (3.26%) JSTL
8 5 (2.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.02%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.98%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.89%) PKI
4 8 (4.35%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.35%) e-Health
5 7 (3.80%) NHS
5 7 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.26%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.72%) Statistics
8 4 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.17%) DataPower
8 4 (2.17%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.09%) IPTV
9 2 (1.09%) FMCG
9 2 (1.09%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.09%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.09%) BBC
9 2 (1.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 70 (38.04%) Linux
2 56 (30.43%) Windows
3 32 (17.39%) UNIX
4 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.52%) Solaris
6 11 (5.98%) FreeBSD
7 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.63%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.74%) Network Management
2 39 (21.20%) ITIL
3 17 (9.24%) Load Balancing
4 15 (8.15%) Time Management
4 15 (8.15%) Network Design
5 14 (7.61%) Configuration Management
5 14 (7.61%) Change Control
6 13 (7.07%) E-Discovery
6 13 (7.07%) Data Analytics
6 13 (7.07%) Analytics
6 13 (7.07%) Service Management
6 13 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (6.52%) Business Continuity
7 12 (6.52%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (5.43%) Project Management
8 10 (5.43%) Service Delivery
8 10 (5.43%) UML
9 9 (4.89%) BCP
9 9 (4.89%) ITIL V3
9 9 (4.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.74%) SQL
2 26 (14.13%) Java
3 23 (12.50%) Perl
4 16 (8.70%) Python
5 12 (6.52%) Shell Script
6 10 (5.43%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.89%) C++
8 7 (3.80%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.80%) C
8 7 (3.80%) C#
9 6 (3.26%) PHP
9 6 (3.26%) Ruby
10 4 (2.17%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.63%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.63%) VB
11 3 (1.63%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.09%) VBScript
13 1 (0.54%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 47 (25.54%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (16.30%) CCNP
3 22 (11.96%) Security Cleared
4 17 (9.24%) CCNA
5 15 (8.15%) SC Cleared
6 14 (7.61%) Degree
7 12 (6.52%) CCIE
8 9 (4.89%) DV Cleared
9 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (3.80%) CISSP
10 6 (3.26%) Check Point Certification
10 6 (3.26%) CCDP
11 5 (2.72%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (2.72%) CCSP
11 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 4 (2.17%) VCAP
12 4 (2.17%) CCDE
12 4 (2.17%) CCSE
13 3 (1.63%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.61%) SLA
2 12 (6.52%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.35%) QA
4 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.54%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.54%) DO-178B
System Software
1 24 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (10.33%) vSphere
3 10 (5.43%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.43%) XenApp
4 8 (4.35%) vCloud
5 5 (2.72%) Samba
5 5 (2.72%) Firmware
6 4 (2.17%) XenServer
6 4 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.63%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.63%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.09%) ProxySG
8 2 (1.09%) Xen
9 1 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.54%) NFS
9 1 (0.54%) iptables
9 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (10.33%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (5.98%) Netcool
2 11 (5.98%) WMI
3 8 (4.35%) SCCM
3 8 (4.35%) CA Spectrum
4 7 (3.80%) SCOM
4 7 (3.80%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (2.72%) Nagios
5 5 (2.72%) FortiGate
5 5 (2.72%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (1.63%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.63%) Iperf
6 3 (1.63%) Foglight
6 3 (1.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 3 (1.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (1.63%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.09%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (1.09%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.09%) Puppet
7 2 (1.09%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 94 (51.09%) Cisco
2 42 (22.83%) Microsoft
3 34 (18.48%) CheckPoint
4 28 (15.22%) VMware
4 28 (15.22%) Juniper
5 27 (14.67%) F5
6 26 (14.13%) HP
7 18 (9.78%) Oracle
7 18 (9.78%) NetApp
8 17 (9.24%) Dell
8 17 (9.24%) Citrix
9 16 (8.70%) Brocade
9 16 (8.70%) SolarWinds
10 14 (7.61%) IBM
11 13 (7.07%) CommVault
12 11 (5.98%) Sun
13 9 (4.89%) 3PAR
14 8 (4.35%) Remedy
14 8 (4.35%) CA
15 7 (3.80%) Splunk
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