The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 448 451 394
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -57
Contract jobs citing SNMP 105 95 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 1.50% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 39 80
Average daily rate
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£358 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.25% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -48.05%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6579 6352 8213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.73% 13.71% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3560 3370 3691
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 458 625
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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UK

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
London +9 43 £413 -0.60% 15
South East +4 41 £331 +26.19% 3
South West -17 12 £500 - 2
West Midlands -13 3 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - - 5
North West - 2 - - 1
East of England -27 1 £338 +13.44% 6
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SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 100 (54.35%) Cisco
2 69 (37.50%) Firewall
3 62 (33.70%) DNS
4 56 (30.43%) VPN
5 55 (29.89%) Windows
6 54 (29.35%) Cisco Certification
7 53 (28.80%) Linux
8 52 (28.26%) BGP
8 52 (28.26%) Network Management
9 49 (26.63%) MPLS
10 48 (26.09%) Perl
11 47 (25.54%) OSPF
12 45 (24.46%) IPsec
13 44 (23.91%) TCP/IP
14 41 (22.28%) Cisco ASA
15 40 (21.74%) HP
16 39 (21.20%) VoIP
17 38 (20.65%) Apache
17 38 (20.65%) Microsoft
17 38 (20.65%) VMware
18 37 (20.11%) Juniper
19 36 (19.57%) WAN
19 36 (19.57%) F5
20 34 (18.48%) CCNP
21 33 (17.93%) CheckPoint
21 33 (17.93%) Cisco PIX
22 29 (15.76%) CCIE
22 29 (15.76%) MySQL
23 28 (15.22%) LAN
23 28 (15.22%) Active Directory

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 38 (20.65%) Apache
2 7 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.26%) IIS
4 4 (2.17%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.09%) Node.js
6 2 (1.09%) Jetty
6 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.54%) Liferay
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.54%) Quickr
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.63%) MS Office
2 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.54%) SPSS
3 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Metrica
1 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.72%) PaaS
2 5 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.72%) IaaS
3 3 (1.63%) Office 365
4 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (37.50%) Firewall
2 62 (33.70%) DNS
3 56 (30.43%) VPN
4 52 (28.26%) BGP
5 49 (26.63%) MPLS
6 47 (25.54%) OSPF
7 45 (24.46%) IPsec
8 44 (23.91%) TCP/IP
9 41 (22.28%) Cisco ASA
10 39 (21.20%) VoIP
11 36 (19.57%) WAN
12 33 (17.93%) Cisco PIX
13 28 (15.22%) LAN
13 28 (15.22%) SSH
14 23 (12.50%) Network Security
15 22 (11.96%) SMTP
15 22 (11.96%) FWSM
16 21 (11.41%) Multicast
17 20 (10.87%) Cisco Nexus
17 20 (10.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.76%) MySQL
2 25 (13.59%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (7.07%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.26%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.63%) Big Data
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.54%) QlikView
8 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.54%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.26%) Subversion
3 4 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.09%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.09%) Ant
4 2 (1.09%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.09%) NUnit
5 1 (0.54%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.54%) Maven
5 1 (0.54%) Selenium
5 1 (0.54%) Hudson
5 1 (0.54%) Trac
General
1 28 (15.22%) Telecoms
2 22 (11.96%) Finance
3 9 (4.89%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.63%) Law
4 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.09%) Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Games
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.54%) Publishing
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (17.39%) Network Engineer
2 27 (14.67%) Architect
3 23 (12.50%) Developer
4 19 (10.33%) IP Engineer
5 15 (8.15%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (8.15%) Design Engineer
6 14 (7.61%) Python Developer
6 14 (7.61%) Security Engineer
6 14 (7.61%) Consultant
7 13 (7.07%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (6.52%) Administrator
9 10 (5.43%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (5.43%) Analyst
10 8 (4.35%) Senior Architect
11 7 (3.80%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) Network Consultant
12 6 (3.26%) Build Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Network Security Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.24%) XML
2 11 (5.98%) J2EE
3 9 (4.89%) Web Services
4 8 (4.35%) CSS
4 8 (4.35%) HTML
5 7 (3.80%) .NET
5 7 (3.80%) JSON
6 4 (2.17%) REST
6 4 (2.17%) jQuery
6 4 (2.17%) CORBA
7 3 (1.63%) SOAP
8 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.09%) HTML5
8 2 (1.09%) CSS3
8 2 (1.09%) Ajax
8 2 (1.09%) Spring
8 2 (1.09%) RESTful
8 2 (1.09%) Servlets
8 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.54%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.96%) Open Source
2 12 (6.52%) Client/Server
3 9 (4.89%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.17%) FMCG
6 3 (1.63%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.63%) Firmware
6 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.09%) PKI
7 2 (1.09%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.09%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.09%) NHS
7 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.54%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.54%) DTV
8 1 (0.54%) iSeries
8 1 (0.54%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 55 (29.89%) Windows
2 53 (28.80%) Linux
3 26 (14.13%) UNIX
4 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.80%) CentOS
7 5 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.17%) Solaris
9 3 (1.63%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.54%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.26%) Network Management
2 28 (15.22%) Load Balancing
3 24 (13.04%) DevOps
4 19 (10.33%) Network Design
5 16 (8.70%) Service Management
6 14 (7.61%) Problem Management
6 14 (7.61%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (7.61%) OO
6 14 (7.61%) Validation
7 13 (7.07%) ITIL
7 13 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (5.43%) Network Architecture
8 10 (5.43%) Project Management
8 10 (5.43%) ITSM
9 8 (4.35%) Web Development
9 8 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 8 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (3.80%) ETL
10 7 (3.80%) ITIL V3
11 6 (3.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.09%) Perl
2 23 (12.50%) Java
3 22 (11.96%) Bash Shell
4 19 (10.33%) Python
5 18 (9.78%) SQL
6 12 (6.52%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.98%) VB
7 11 (5.98%) C#
7 11 (5.98%) C++
7 11 (5.98%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.43%) VBA
9 8 (4.35%) Ruby
10 7 (3.80%) PHP
11 6 (3.26%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.72%) C
13 3 (1.63%) AWK
13 3 (1.63%) Groovy
13 3 (1.63%) Korn
14 2 (1.09%) sed
15 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (29.35%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (18.48%) CCNP
3 29 (15.76%) CCIE
4 22 (11.96%) Security Cleared
5 17 (9.24%) CCNA
5 17 (9.24%) CISSP
6 15 (8.15%) Check Point Certification
7 14 (7.61%) CCDP
8 13 (7.07%) Degree
8 13 (7.07%) SC Cleared
9 11 (5.98%) CCSP
10 7 (3.80%) DV Cleared
11 4 (2.17%) MCSE
11 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.63%) JNCIE
13 2 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (1.09%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.09%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.09%) MCSA
13 2 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.43%) QA
3 9 (4.89%) SLA
4 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 25 (13.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.96%) NFS
4 14 (7.61%) vSphere
5 13 (7.07%) vCloud
6 6 (3.26%) Squid
7 5 (2.72%) qmail
8 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.09%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.54%) Nmap
9 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.54%) XenApp
9 1 (0.54%) XenServer
9 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.54%) Postfix
9 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (7.61%) FortiGate
2 10 (5.43%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (4.35%) WhatsUp Gold
4 7 (3.80%) HP UCMDB
4 7 (3.80%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (3.26%) Puppet
5 6 (3.26%) Netcool
6 5 (2.72%) Nagios
7 4 (2.17%) WMI
8 3 (1.63%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (1.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (1.63%) SCCM
9 2 (1.09%) Opsview
9 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.09%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (1.09%) Cacti
9 2 (1.09%) Munin
9 2 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 100 (54.35%) Cisco
2 40 (21.74%) HP
3 38 (20.65%) Microsoft
3 38 (20.65%) VMware
4 37 (20.11%) Juniper
5 36 (19.57%) F5
6 33 (17.93%) CheckPoint
7 22 (11.96%) Oracle
7 22 (11.96%) EMC
8 17 (9.24%) IBM
9 16 (8.70%) Ericsson
10 14 (7.61%) Huawei
11 13 (7.07%) Websense
12 11 (5.98%) Radware
12 11 (5.98%) Redback
12 11 (5.98%) NetApp
12 11 (5.98%) Nokia
12 11 (5.98%) Nortel
13 9 (4.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 8 (4.35%) Greenplum
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