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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 217 224 196
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Contract jobs citing SNMP 22 14 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.17% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 0.86% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Average daily rate £280 £309 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.31% +10.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £264 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £357 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £298 £315
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £32.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -39.04%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1677 1635 2184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.96% 19.48% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 678 688
Average daily rate £327 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 161 175
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.69 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.44% -32.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.09 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
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
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +2 10 - -
Berkshire -6 9 £254 -9.37% 2
Hampshire +5 3 £345 +10.84%
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
SNMP
England

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (59.46%) DNS
2 20 (54.05%) Cisco
3 18 (48.65%) Firewall
4 17 (45.95%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (43.24%) Network Management
5 16 (43.24%) CheckPoint
6 15 (40.54%) VPN
7 14 (37.84%) MPLS
7 14 (37.84%) F5
8 13 (35.14%) Cisco PIX
8 13 (35.14%) FWSM
8 13 (35.14%) OSPF
8 13 (35.14%) BGP
8 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
9 12 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (29.73%) IPsec
10 11 (29.73%) Perl
10 11 (29.73%) Oracle
10 11 (29.73%) UNIX
11 10 (27.03%) VoIP
11 10 (27.03%) Ericsson
11 10 (27.03%) BIG-IP
12 9 (24.32%) Radio Access Network
12 9 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (24.32%) Juniper
12 9 (24.32%) VMware
12 9 (24.32%) SMTP
12 9 (24.32%) Ethernet
12 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
12 9 (24.32%) CCIE

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (21.62%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) DNS
2 18 (48.65%) Firewall
3 17 (45.95%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (40.54%) VPN
5 14 (37.84%) MPLS
6 13 (35.14%) OSPF
6 13 (35.14%) BGP
6 13 (35.14%) Cisco PIX
6 13 (35.14%) FWSM
7 11 (29.73%) IPsec
8 10 (27.03%) BIG-IP
8 10 (27.03%) VoIP
9 9 (24.32%) SMTP
9 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
9 9 (24.32%) Ethernet
9 9 (24.32%) Radio Access Network
9 9 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (18.92%) 3G
10 7 (18.92%) TELNET
11 6 (16.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (5.41%) ClearCase
2 2 (5.41%) ClearQuest
General
1 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Security Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) IP Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Design Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Network Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Senior IP Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Service Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) IT Security Specialist
8 2 (5.41%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) J2EE
3 1 (2.70%) JSON
3 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) UNIX
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 6 (16.22%) Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Solaris
5 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Network Management
2 5 (13.51%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) ETL
2 5 (13.51%) Web Development
3 4 (10.81%) Validation
3 4 (10.81%) Network Architecture
3 4 (10.81%) Change Control
4 3 (8.11%) ERP
4 3 (8.11%) SIEM
4 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.11%) Information Assurance
4 3 (8.11%) Service Management
4 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (5.41%) Document Management
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) UML
5 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Perl
2 7 (18.92%) C++
3 5 (13.51%) Java
3 5 (13.51%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) VB
4 4 (10.81%) Korn
4 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) SQL
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (24.32%) CCIE
3 8 (21.62%) CCNP
4 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
5 6 (16.22%) CCDP
5 6 (16.22%) CCSP
5 6 (16.22%) CISSP
5 6 (16.22%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (8.11%) Degree
6 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.41%) CCNA
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.41%) MCSE
7 2 (5.41%) MCSA
8 1 (2.70%) ISEB
8 1 (2.70%) CCA
8 1 (2.70%) CCIP
8 1 (2.70%) CCDE
8 1 (2.70%) CCSA
8 1 (2.70%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
1 6 (16.22%) Samba
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) ProxySG
3 4 (10.81%) Xen
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Server
3 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.81%) NFS
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.41%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.70%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) CheckPoint
3 14 (37.84%) F5
4 11 (29.73%) Oracle
5 10 (27.03%) Ericsson
6 9 (24.32%) Juniper
6 9 (24.32%) VMware
7 8 (21.62%) Blue Coat
7 8 (21.62%) Huawei
7 8 (21.62%) EMC
8 7 (18.92%) Nortel
8 7 (18.92%) Greenplum
9 6 (16.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 5 (13.51%) Talend
10 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
11 4 (10.81%) HP
11 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
12 3 (8.11%) Dell
12 3 (8.11%) Egenera
12 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
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