The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 64 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing SNMP 4 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.46% 0.88% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 3.81% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£255 £400 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +30.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £250 £315
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -20.63%
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
217 236 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.97% 23.21% 39.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 80 111
Average daily rate £400 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £164 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 5
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 £13.30 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £30.50 £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 14 (87.50%) OSPF
2 14 (87.50%) Juniper
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco PIX
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (87.50%) Network Management
2 14 (87.50%) F5
3 13 (81.25%) BIG-IP
3 13 (81.25%) VoIP
3 13 (81.25%) Apache
4 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (75.00%) CCNP
4 12 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (75.00%) FortiGate
5 11 (68.75%) CISSP
5 11 (68.75%) Check Point Certification
5 11 (68.75%) CCIE
6 10 (62.50%) VPN
6 10 (62.50%) DNS
6 10 (62.50%) BGP
6 10 (62.50%) MPLS
6 10 (62.50%) IPsec
6 10 (62.50%) FWSM
7 7 (43.75%) CCSP
7 7 (43.75%) CCDP
7 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
7 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
8 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (81.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) OSPF
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco PIX
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (81.25%) BIG-IP
3 13 (81.25%) VoIP
4 12 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (62.50%) VPN
5 10 (62.50%) DNS
5 10 (62.50%) BGP
5 10 (62.50%) MPLS
5 10 (62.50%) IPsec
5 10 (62.50%) FWSM
6 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 2 (12.50%) SMTP
8 1 (6.25%) xDSL
8 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (6.25%) 3G
8 1 (6.25%) DSL
8 1 (6.25%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Trac
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) IP Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Senior IP Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) IP Network Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Network Design Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Security Designer
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Java SE
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) FreeBSD
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Network Management
2 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (18.75%) Demand Forecasting
4 3 (18.75%) Network Design
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Stress Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) AWK
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (75.00%) CCNP
2 11 (68.75%) CISSP
2 11 (68.75%) Check Point Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCIE
3 7 (43.75%) CCSP
3 7 (43.75%) CCDP
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 14 (87.50%) Juniper
2 14 (87.50%) F5
3 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
4 3 (18.75%) Ericsson
5 1 (6.25%) Radware
5 1 (6.25%) Redback
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia
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