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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 470 443 422
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -21
Contract jobs citing SNMP 113 123 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 1.88% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 59 64
Average daily rate
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£361 £298 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £223 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £249 £315
% change year-on-year
+38.69% -21.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.15 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.70%
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
7522 6544 8246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.70% 13.60% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4152 3631 3818
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 380 641
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +14 55 £363 -12.65% 16
South East -14 44 £350 +41.41% 6
South West -33 6 £375 +172.72% 6
Yorkshire +2 2 - - 1
East Midlands +2 2 - - 2
North West -11 2 £190 -51.28% 1
East of England -33 1 - - 6
West Midlands - - - -
SNMP
UK

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 116 (56.59%) Cisco
2 83 (40.49%) Firewall
3 70 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (33.17%) VPN
5 67 (32.68%) BGP
6 64 (31.22%) Linux
7 62 (30.24%) DNS
7 62 (30.24%) OSPF
8 60 (29.27%) Windows
9 56 (27.32%) TCP/IP
9 56 (27.32%) Network Management
10 50 (24.39%) IPsec
11 49 (23.90%) MPLS
12 47 (22.93%) CCNP
12 47 (22.93%) HP
13 44 (21.46%) Juniper
13 44 (21.46%) CCIE
13 44 (21.46%) Microsoft
13 44 (21.46%) VoIP
13 44 (21.46%) Perl
14 43 (20.98%) Cisco ASA
15 39 (19.02%) Load Balancing
15 39 (19.02%) Apache
15 39 (19.02%) VMware
16 36 (17.56%) F5
17 35 (17.07%) Cisco PIX
17 35 (17.07%) CheckPoint
17 35 (17.07%) WAN
18 34 (16.59%) Active Directory
19 29 (14.15%) Telecoms

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 39 (19.02%) Apache
2 8 (3.90%) IIS
3 6 (2.93%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.44%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.46%) CMS
6 2 (0.98%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.98%) Quickr
7 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.49%) Jetty
7 1 (0.49%) Liferay
Applications
1 20 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.90%) MS Office
3 7 (3.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.93%) PaaS
2 6 (2.93%) IaaS
3 5 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.95%) Office 365
5 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.49%) SaaS
6 1 (0.49%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 83 (40.49%) Firewall
2 68 (33.17%) VPN
3 67 (32.68%) BGP
4 62 (30.24%) DNS
4 62 (30.24%) OSPF
5 56 (27.32%) TCP/IP
6 50 (24.39%) IPsec
7 49 (23.90%) MPLS
8 44 (21.46%) VoIP
9 43 (20.98%) Cisco ASA
10 35 (17.07%) Cisco PIX
10 35 (17.07%) WAN
11 29 (14.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 28 (13.66%) HSRP
12 28 (13.66%) LAN
13 27 (13.17%) SSH
14 25 (12.20%) FWSM
15 23 (11.22%) Network Security
15 23 (11.22%) Ethernet
16 19 (9.27%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.20%) MySQL
2 23 (11.22%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (6.83%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.90%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.49%) Big Data
6 1 (0.49%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.49%) QlikView
6 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.95%) Subversion
2 4 (1.95%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.98%) Ant
3 2 (0.98%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.98%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.98%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.98%) NUnit
4 1 (0.49%) Trac
4 1 (0.49%) Hudson
4 1 (0.49%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.49%) Maven
4 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 29 (14.15%) Telecoms
2 20 (9.76%) Finance
3 9 (4.39%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.90%) Retail
5 5 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.46%) Law
7 2 (0.98%) Banking
7 2 (0.98%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Electronics
8 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.49%) Billing
8 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (19.02%) Network Engineer
2 25 (12.20%) Developer
3 22 (10.73%) Architect
3 22 (10.73%) IP Engineer
4 20 (9.76%) Consultant
5 18 (8.78%) Design Engineer
6 17 (8.29%) Security Engineer
7 14 (6.83%) Analyst
7 14 (6.83%) Python Developer
7 14 (6.83%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.37%) Administrator
9 11 (5.37%) Linux Administrator
10 10 (4.88%) Network Consultant
10 10 (4.88%) Build Engineer
11 9 (4.39%) Network Security Engineer
12 8 (3.90%) Security Consultant
13 7 (3.41%) Infrastructure Architect
13 7 (3.41%) Cisco Engineer
13 7 (3.41%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.32%) XML
2 9 (4.39%) HTML
2 9 (4.39%) CSS
3 8 (3.90%) Web Services
4 6 (2.93%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (2.93%) JSON
5 5 (2.44%) Ajax
6 4 (1.95%) Spring
6 4 (1.95%) REST
6 4 (1.95%) Servlets
6 4 (1.95%) J2EE
7 3 (1.46%) .NET
7 3 (1.46%) JSP
7 3 (1.46%) XSD
7 3 (1.46%) XSL
7 3 (1.46%) JMS
7 3 (1.46%) Java RMI
7 3 (1.46%) JavaBeans
7 3 (1.46%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.46%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.71%) Open Source
2 11 (5.37%) Client/Server
3 10 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.39%) Hedge funds
5 7 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.41%) Firmware
5 7 (3.41%) Device Driver
6 6 (2.93%) FMCG
7 5 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.44%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.46%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.98%) iSeries
9 2 (0.98%) Derivative
10 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.49%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.49%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.49%) e-Health
10 1 (0.49%) PKI
10 1 (0.49%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 64 (31.22%) Linux
2 60 (29.27%) Windows
3 27 (13.17%) UNIX
4 12 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.41%) CentOS
6 7 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.95%) Solaris
8 3 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.49%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.49%) openSUSE
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.32%) Network Management
2 39 (19.02%) Load Balancing
3 24 (11.71%) DevOps
4 19 (9.27%) Validation
5 18 (8.78%) Network Design
6 17 (8.29%) OO
7 16 (7.80%) Service Management
8 15 (7.32%) ITIL
9 14 (6.83%) Problem Management
10 13 (6.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (5.85%) Network Architecture
11 12 (5.85%) Project Management
12 11 (5.37%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (4.88%) ITSM
13 10 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
14 7 (3.41%) Configuration Management
14 7 (3.41%) ITIL V3
15 6 (2.93%) Service Delivery
15 6 (2.93%) ETL
16 5 (2.44%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (21.46%) Perl
2 23 (11.22%) Bash Shell
3 20 (9.76%) Python
4 18 (8.78%) SQL
5 13 (6.34%) Shell Script
6 12 (5.85%) PowerShell
6 12 (5.85%) Java
7 11 (5.37%) VB
8 10 (4.88%) VBA
9 9 (4.39%) Ruby
10 7 (3.41%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.93%) C#
12 5 (2.44%) C++
12 5 (2.44%) PHP
13 3 (1.46%) Korn
13 3 (1.46%) Groovy
13 3 (1.46%) R
14 1 (0.49%) C
14 1 (0.49%) AWK
14 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (22.93%) CCNP
3 44 (21.46%) CCIE
4 29 (14.15%) Security Cleared
5 24 (11.71%) CISSP
6 19 (9.27%) Degree
7 18 (8.78%) CCNA
8 17 (8.29%) CCSP
8 17 (8.29%) Check Point Certification
9 16 (7.80%) SC Cleared
10 15 (7.32%) CCDP
11 10 (4.88%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.95%) MCSE
12 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (1.46%) ISEB
13 3 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (1.46%) JNCIE
14 2 (0.98%) JNCIA
14 2 (0.98%) JNCIP
14 2 (0.98%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.32%) QA
2 13 (6.34%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (16.59%) Active Directory
2 25 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (10.73%) NFS
4 16 (7.80%) vSphere
5 14 (6.83%) vCloud
6 8 (3.90%) Squid
7 7 (3.41%) qmail
8 5 (2.44%) Nmap
9 4 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.95%) Snort
10 3 (1.46%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.49%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.49%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.49%) Postfix
11 1 (0.49%) XenApp
11 1 (0.49%) XenServer
11 1 (0.49%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (6.83%) FortiGate
2 10 (4.88%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (3.90%) WhatsUp Gold
3 8 (3.90%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (3.41%) HP UCMDB
4 7 (3.41%) SCCM
4 7 (3.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (3.41%) Nessus
5 5 (2.44%) Nagios
5 5 (2.44%) OpenNMS
5 5 (2.44%) RANCID
6 4 (1.95%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (1.95%) WMI
7 3 (1.46%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.46%) Puppet
8 2 (0.98%) Salt
8 2 (0.98%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 116 (56.59%) Cisco
2 47 (22.93%) HP
3 44 (21.46%) Juniper
3 44 (21.46%) Microsoft
4 39 (19.02%) VMware
5 36 (17.56%) F5
6 35 (17.07%) CheckPoint
7 19 (9.27%) IBM
8 16 (7.80%) EMC
8 16 (7.80%) Ericsson
9 15 (7.32%) Nokia
9 15 (7.32%) Radware
9 15 (7.32%) Redback
9 15 (7.32%) Oracle
10 14 (6.83%) Websense
10 14 (6.83%) Huawei
11 12 (5.85%) NetApp
12 9 (4.39%) Nortel
13 8 (3.90%) Citrix
13 8 (3.90%) Red Hat
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