The first table below looks at the demand for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 30 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 South East 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 193 193 203
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing SNMP 49 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.83% 2.38% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 7
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£338 £250 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £195 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £330 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+25.45% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -48.05%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1729 1555 2036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.78% 18.34% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 691 570
Average daily rate £338 £342 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +3.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 125 192
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.37% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £13.15 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
SNMP
England

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SNMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Berkshire +6 22 £276 +22.44%
Surrey +4 11 £379 +68.33% 2
Hampshire -4 8 £358 +30.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £344 -
West Sussex -6 2 £220 -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
SNMP
England

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 46 (65.71%) Cisco
2 41 (58.57%) Network Management
3 36 (51.43%) Firewall
4 32 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (45.71%) VoIP
5 30 (42.86%) Juniper
5 30 (42.86%) OSPF
6 29 (41.43%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (40.00%) MPLS
7 28 (40.00%) VPN
8 27 (38.57%) Cisco PIX
9 26 (37.14%) CCIE
9 26 (37.14%) IPsec
9 26 (37.14%) CheckPoint
10 25 (35.71%) BGP
11 23 (32.86%) FWSM
12 19 (27.14%) Load Balancing
12 19 (27.14%) CISSP
12 19 (27.14%) Telecoms
12 19 (27.14%) DNS
13 18 (25.71%) Ericsson
14 17 (24.29%) Check Point Certification
15 16 (22.86%) Huawei
16 15 (21.43%) Validation
16 15 (21.43%) F5
16 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
16 15 (21.43%) CCNP
16 15 (21.43%) UNIX
17 14 (20.00%) Apache
17 14 (20.00%) Perl

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 14 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Office
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.43%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (51.43%) Firewall
2 32 (45.71%) VoIP
3 30 (42.86%) OSPF
4 29 (41.43%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (40.00%) MPLS
5 28 (40.00%) VPN
6 27 (38.57%) Cisco PIX
7 26 (37.14%) IPsec
8 25 (35.71%) BGP
9 23 (32.86%) FWSM
10 19 (27.14%) DNS
11 14 (20.00%) BIG-IP
12 13 (18.57%) Radio Access Network
12 13 (18.57%) Telnet
13 12 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (17.14%) Network Security
14 11 (15.71%) 3G
15 10 (14.29%) LTE
16 9 (12.86%) 2G
16 9 (12.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (15.71%) MySQL
3 7 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.86%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.86%) ClearQuest
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
2 2 (2.86%) NUnit
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.43%) Trac
3 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.43%) Maven
3 1 (1.43%) Ant
General
1 19 (27.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Billing
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
3 1 (1.43%) Back Office
3 1 (1.43%) Electronics
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) IP Engineer
2 15 (21.43%) Design Engineer
3 14 (20.00%) Architect
4 11 (15.71%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (14.29%) Security Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Architect
8 5 (7.14%) Security Consultant
9 4 (5.71%) Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Network Consultant
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Build Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Design Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Senior IP Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Network Specialist
10 3 (4.29%) IP Network Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Network Design Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) XML
2 7 (10.00%) .NET
3 6 (8.57%) CSS
4 5 (7.14%) J2EE
5 4 (5.71%) HTML
6 3 (4.29%) REST
6 3 (4.29%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (4.29%) JSON
7 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.86%) jQuery
7 2 (2.86%) RESTful
7 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.43%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Firmware
1 4 (5.71%) Device Driver
1 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.29%) Learning Management System
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.43%) DTV
4 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) UNIX
2 6 (8.57%) Linux
3 4 (5.71%) Windows
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.86%) Solaris
6 1 (1.43%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (58.57%) Network Management
2 19 (27.14%) Load Balancing
3 15 (21.43%) Validation
4 10 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (12.86%) ETL
6 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
6 8 (11.43%) Network Architecture
7 7 (10.00%) Web Development
7 7 (10.00%) ITIL
8 6 (8.57%) ITIL V3
9 5 (7.14%) Network Design
10 4 (5.71%) Service Management
11 3 (4.29%) Demand Forecasting
11 3 (4.29%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (4.29%) Change Control
11 3 (4.29%) Performance Management
11 3 (4.29%) Software Testing
11 3 (4.29%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (4.29%) ERP
12 2 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) Perl
2 9 (12.86%) C#
3 8 (11.43%) C++
3 8 (11.43%) Java
4 6 (8.57%) SQL
5 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.86%) PHP
5 2 (2.86%) Python
5 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.43%) AWK
6 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (37.14%) CCIE
3 19 (27.14%) CISSP
4 17 (24.29%) Check Point Certification
5 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 15 (21.43%) CCNP
6 13 (18.57%) CCDP
6 13 (18.57%) CCSP
7 9 (12.86%) SC Cleared
8 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
8 5 (7.14%) Degree
8 5 (7.14%) CCNA
9 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (4.29%) ISEB
10 2 (2.86%) MCSE
10 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.43%) CCDE
11 1 (1.43%) CCSA
11 1 (1.43%) CCSE
11 1 (1.43%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) FortiGate
2 7 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 6 (8.57%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (5.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (5.71%) SCCM
4 4 (5.71%) HP UCMDB
5 3 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.86%) SCOM
7 1 (1.43%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (1.43%) Nessus
7 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (65.71%) Cisco
2 30 (42.86%) Juniper
3 26 (37.14%) CheckPoint
4 18 (25.71%) Ericsson
5 16 (22.86%) Huawei
6 15 (21.43%) F5
7 14 (20.00%) Oracle
8 13 (18.57%) Redback
8 13 (18.57%) Radware
8 13 (18.57%) Nokia
8 13 (18.57%) HP
9 11 (15.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 10 (14.29%) Nortel
10 10 (14.29%) Greenplum
11 7 (10.00%) Talend
12 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
12 6 (8.57%) Blue Coat
13 3 (4.29%) NetCracker
13 3 (4.29%) Comptel
13 3 (4.29%) Business Objects