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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 199 203 208
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing SNMP 43 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.53% 1.70% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 5
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£331 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £171 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £370 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
- -49.68%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1702 1527 2000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.00% 18.30% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 659 550
Average daily rate £335 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 153 188
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -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 11 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 11 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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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 +4 22 £300 +33.44% 6
Hampshire -7 7 £365 - 3
Surrey +7 6 £383 +22.40% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 6 £344 -
West Sussex -5 2 £220 -
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
SNMP
England

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 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 48 (72.73%) Cisco
2 39 (59.09%) Network Management
3 38 (57.58%) Firewall
4 31 (46.97%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (46.97%) VoIP
5 29 (43.94%) Juniper
5 29 (43.94%) OSPF
5 29 (43.94%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (40.91%) Cisco PIX
6 27 (40.91%) MPLS
6 27 (40.91%) CheckPoint
6 27 (40.91%) VPN
7 25 (37.88%) IPsec
8 24 (36.36%) BGP
8 24 (36.36%) CCIE
9 23 (34.85%) FWSM
10 21 (31.82%) DNS
11 20 (30.30%) Telecoms
12 18 (27.27%) F5
13 17 (25.76%) Load Balancing
13 17 (25.76%) CISSP
14 16 (24.24%) BIG-IP
15 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
15 15 (22.73%) Check Point Certification
15 15 (22.73%) CCNP
15 15 (22.73%) Apache
16 14 (21.21%) Ericsson
17 12 (18.18%) HP
17 12 (18.18%) Network Security
17 12 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 15 (22.73%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Metrica
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (57.58%) Firewall
2 31 (46.97%) VoIP
3 29 (43.94%) OSPF
3 29 (43.94%) Cisco ASA
4 27 (40.91%) Cisco PIX
4 27 (40.91%) VPN
4 27 (40.91%) MPLS
5 25 (37.88%) IPsec
6 24 (36.36%) BGP
7 23 (34.85%) FWSM
8 21 (31.82%) DNS
9 16 (24.24%) BIG-IP
10 12 (18.18%) Network Security
10 12 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 10 (15.15%) Ethernet
13 9 (13.64%) Telnet
13 9 (13.64%) Radio Access Network
14 8 (12.12%) DHCP
15 7 (10.61%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.61%) MySQL
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.03%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.03%) ClearQuest
2 2 (3.03%) NUnit
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
3 1 (1.52%) Trac
3 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 20 (30.30%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) IP Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Design Engineer
3 14 (21.21%) Architect
4 11 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (15.15%) Security Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Network Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Security Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.55%) IP Network Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Network Design Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Build Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Network Specialist
9 3 (4.55%) Network Security Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) XML
2 7 (10.61%) .NET
3 6 (9.09%) CSS
4 5 (7.58%) J2EE
5 4 (6.06%) HTML
6 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.03%) JSON
6 2 (3.03%) jQuery
6 2 (3.03%) RESTful
6 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.03%) REST
7 1 (1.52%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Firmware
1 3 (4.55%) Device Driver
1 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.03%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.52%) Replication
3 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.52%) DTV
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) UNIX
2 5 (7.58%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.55%) Linux
5 2 (3.03%) Solaris
6 1 (1.52%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Network Management
2 17 (25.76%) Load Balancing
3 11 (16.67%) Validation
4 8 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (12.12%) ITIL
4 8 (12.12%) Network Architecture
5 7 (10.61%) Web Development
6 6 (9.09%) Network Design
6 6 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.58%) ETL
7 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.06%) Service Management
9 3 (4.55%) ERP
9 3 (4.55%) SIEM
9 3 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (4.55%) Demand Forecasting
9 3 (4.55%) Information Assurance
10 2 (3.03%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) Perl
2 7 (10.61%) C#
3 6 (9.09%) C++
3 6 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.03%) SQL
4 2 (3.03%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.52%) AWK
5 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (46.97%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (36.36%) CCIE
3 17 (25.76%) CISSP
4 15 (22.73%) Check Point Certification
4 15 (22.73%) CCNP
4 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 11 (16.67%) CCDP
5 11 (16.67%) CCSP
6 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
7 6 (9.09%) CCNA
8 5 (7.58%) Degree
8 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared
9 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (4.55%) MCSE
10 2 (3.03%) ISEB
11 1 (1.52%) CCA
11 1 (1.52%) CCIP
11 1 (1.52%) MCSA
11 1 (1.52%) CCDE
11 1 (1.52%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) ProxySG
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Samba
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) vSphere
2 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) FortiGate
2 7 (10.61%) WhatsUp Gold
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (6.06%) HP UCMDB
5 3 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (4.55%) SCCM
6 2 (3.03%) SCOM
6 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.52%) Nagios
7 1 (1.52%) WSUS
7 1 (1.52%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 48 (72.73%) Cisco
2 29 (43.94%) Juniper
3 27 (40.91%) CheckPoint
4 18 (27.27%) F5
5 14 (21.21%) Ericsson
6 12 (18.18%) HP
6 12 (18.18%) Huawei
7 11 (16.67%) Radware
7 11 (16.67%) Redback
7 11 (16.67%) Nokia
8 9 (13.64%) Oracle
8 9 (13.64%) Blue Coat
9 7 (10.61%) Greenplum
9 7 (10.61%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 6 (9.09%) Nortel
11 5 (7.58%) Talend
12 3 (4.55%) VMware
12 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
13 2 (3.03%) Dell
13 2 (3.03%) Motorola