The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
Rank 459 481 516
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +35
Contract jobs citing SNMP 142 137 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.07% 1.85% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 86 56
Median daily rate £406 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Median hourly rate £47.00 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.57% -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6869 7404 7386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.32% 14.56% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4162 4306 4176
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 373 410
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.66 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.22% +21.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.92 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SNMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend

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

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SNMP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SNMP
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 127 £400 +7.74% 26
South East +22 50 £305 -6.15% 9
London +26 48 £420 - 9
Hampshire +11 24 £310 -3.87%
Berkshire +12 22 £300 -11.11% 2
South West +21 11 £500 -9.09% 1
Reading +13 11 £300 -11.11% 1
Wales +17 10 £425 -
Yorkshire +9 10 £463 -6.09%
West Yorkshire +17 9 £469 -2.34%
Hook +15 9 £345 +9.52%
Wiltshire - 9 £500 -
Leeds +6 8 £469 -3.35%
Swindon - 8 £500 -
South Wales - 8 £425 -
New Malden - 7 - -
Croydon - 7 £539 -
City of London -11 6 £433 +4.84% 1
Basingstoke +14 5 £225 -43.03%
West Midlands +2 4 £350 -23.07% 3
Harrow - 4 £495 -
Slough - 4 - - 1
Surrey +20 3 £500 +42.85% 3
Shropshire - 3 £425 - 2
Cardiff - 3 £425 -
Portsmouth 0 2 - -
Guildford -4 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £300 -
Chesterfield - 2 £300 -
Havant - 2 - -

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SNMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SNMP.

1 129 (48.86%) TCP/IP
2 102 (38.64%) DNS
3 87 (32.95%) Linux
4 85 (32.20%) Cisco
5 79 (29.92%) Security Cleared
6 77 (29.17%) Windows
7 70 (26.52%) VMware
8 68 (25.76%) SC Cleared
9 65 (24.62%) Firewall
10 47 (17.80%) Cisco Certification
11 46 (17.42%) MPLS
12 43 (16.29%) OSPF
12 43 (16.29%) WAN
12 43 (16.29%) Python
12 43 (16.29%) SQL
13 42 (15.91%) LAN
14 41 (15.53%) DHCP
14 41 (15.53%) Microsoft
14 41 (15.53%) SSL
14 41 (15.53%) Nagios
15 40 (15.15%) SMTP
16 39 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
17 38 (14.39%) Unix
18 37 (14.02%) XML
18 37 (14.02%) PostgreSQL
18 37 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
18 37 (14.02%) Network Management
19 36 (13.64%) BGP
20 35 (13.26%) HTML
21 34 (12.88%) JavaScript

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (11.36%) Apache
2 10 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.79%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.65%) Confluence
3 7 (2.65%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.89%) IIS
4 5 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.52%) JBoss
6 3 (1.14%) Apache Qpid
6 3 (1.14%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.76%) CMS
7 2 (0.76%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.76%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.03%) MS Office
3 7 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) assyst
2 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.52%) Office 365
4 3 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.38%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (48.86%) TCP/IP
2 102 (38.64%) DNS
3 65 (24.62%) Firewall
4 46 (17.42%) MPLS
5 43 (16.29%) OSPF
5 43 (16.29%) WAN
6 42 (15.91%) LAN
7 41 (15.53%) DHCP
7 41 (15.53%) SSL
8 40 (15.15%) SMTP
9 36 (13.64%) BGP
10 33 (12.50%) VoIP
11 31 (11.74%) Ethernet
12 30 (11.36%) ICMP
13 28 (10.61%) VPN
14 23 (8.71%) HTTP
15 22 (8.33%) IPsec
15 22 (8.33%) LDAP
16 20 (7.58%) FTP
16 20 (7.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.02%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (10.23%) MySQL
3 17 (6.44%) Hadoop
4 16 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 16 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (5.30%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.52%) DB2
8 3 (1.14%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.38%) HBase
10 1 (0.38%) OpenTSDB
10 1 (0.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (9.85%) Jenkins
2 22 (8.33%) JIRA
3 19 (7.20%) Eclipse
4 16 (6.06%) Bitbucket
5 15 (5.68%) Git (software)
6 14 (5.30%) Subversion
7 13 (4.92%) Rational DOORS
8 11 (4.17%) StarTeam
9 8 (3.03%) GCC
10 7 (2.65%) GitLab
11 5 (1.89%) Selenium
11 5 (1.89%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.52%) JUnit
12 4 (1.52%) NUnit
12 4 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.52%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (1.14%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.14%) HP UFT
13 3 (1.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (9.47%) Telecoms
2 20 (7.58%) Finance
3 6 (2.27%) Billing
3 6 (2.27%) Retail
4 5 (1.89%) Back Office
4 5 (1.89%) Legal
5 4 (1.52%) Electronics
5 4 (1.52%) Front Office
5 4 (1.52%) Military
6 3 (1.14%) Games
6 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.76%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (21.97%) Network Engineer
2 22 (8.33%) Architect
3 19 (7.20%) Developer
4 17 (6.44%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
5 16 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (6.06%) Software Engineer
5 16 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 14 (5.30%) Cisco Engineer
6 14 (5.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 14 (5.30%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (4.92%) Administrator
7 13 (4.92%) Infrastructure Architect
8 12 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (3.41%) AWS Architect
9 9 (3.41%) IP Engineer
9 9 (3.41%) IP Network Engineer
9 9 (3.41%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (3.41%) Unix Engineer
10 8 (3.03%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.02%) XML
2 35 (13.26%) HTML
3 31 (11.74%) CSS
4 25 (9.47%) ELK Stack
5 20 (7.58%) 802.1X
6 18 (6.82%) Web Services
7 16 (6.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 12 (4.55%) LAMP
9 11 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
10 10 (3.79%) .NET
10 10 (3.79%) Middleware
10 10 (3.79%) SOAP
11 8 (3.03%) RESTful
12 7 (2.65%) jQuery
13 6 (2.27%) Ajax
13 6 (2.27%) ASP.NET
13 6 (2.27%) JSP
13 6 (2.27%) Servlets
13 6 (2.27%) Spring
13 6 (2.27%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.95%) PKI
4 12 (4.55%) Device Driver
5 10 (3.79%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.79%) Driving Licence
5 10 (3.79%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.65%) IPTV
6 7 (2.65%) Over-the-Top Content
6 7 (2.65%) Statistics
6 7 (2.65%) Video on Demand
7 6 (2.27%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.89%) IVR
8 5 (1.89%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.89%) Replication
8 5 (1.89%) SCADA
8 5 (1.89%) STB
9 4 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (32.95%) Linux
2 77 (29.17%) Windows
3 38 (14.39%) Unix
4 23 (8.71%) Windows Server
4 23 (8.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (7.20%) Ubuntu
6 9 (3.41%) FreeBSD
7 8 (3.03%) CentOS
7 8 (3.03%) Solaris
8 6 (2.27%) AIX
8 6 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.89%) Android
9 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.89%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.89%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.52%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.14%) Debian
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (14.02%) Network Management
3 34 (12.88%) DevOps
4 27 (10.23%) Configuration Management
5 22 (8.33%) ITIL
6 21 (7.95%) Software Delivery
7 20 (7.58%) Software Engineering
8 19 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (7.20%) UML
9 18 (6.82%) Requirements Management
10 17 (6.44%) Network Monitoring
11 15 (5.68%) Network Design
12 14 (5.30%) Capacity Management
12 14 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (5.30%) Incident Management
12 14 (5.30%) Open Source
12 14 (5.30%) Project Management
13 13 (4.92%) Change Control
14 12 (4.55%) Change Management
14 12 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (16.29%) Python
1 43 (16.29%) SQL
2 34 (12.88%) JavaScript
3 33 (12.50%) Perl
4 28 (10.61%) C
5 17 (6.44%) C#
6 16 (6.06%) Bash Shell
7 15 (5.68%) Java
8 14 (5.30%) C++
8 14 (5.30%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.55%) PHP
9 12 (4.55%) Ruby
10 7 (2.65%) tcsh
11 6 (2.27%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.52%) Jython
12 4 (1.52%) Tcl
13 3 (1.14%) SPARQL
14 2 (0.76%) VB
14 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (29.92%) Security Cleared
2 68 (25.76%) SC Cleared
3 47 (17.80%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (12.88%) CCNP
5 30 (11.36%) CCNA
6 22 (8.33%) Degree
7 12 (4.55%) DV Cleared
8 11 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (3.41%) MCP
9 9 (3.41%) MCTS
10 8 (3.03%) CCIE
10 8 (3.03%) JNCIA
11 6 (2.27%) CCIP
12 4 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (1.52%) CCDP
13 3 (1.14%) CISSP
14 2 (0.76%) CLAS
14 2 (0.76%) MCSA
15 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
15 1 (0.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.79%) QA
2 9 (3.41%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) ISO27005
System Software
1 37 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (9.85%) Firmware
3 22 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 20 (7.58%) Docker
5 9 (3.41%) vSphere
6 8 (3.03%) Samba
6 8 (3.03%) Snort
7 7 (2.65%) NFS
7 7 (2.65%) XenApp
8 6 (2.27%) Hyper-V
8 6 (2.27%) vCloud
8 6 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (1.89%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.52%) Squid
10 4 (1.52%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (1.14%) KVM
11 3 (1.14%) Shibboleth
11 3 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (15.53%) Nagios
2 31 (11.74%) Puppet
3 26 (9.85%) SCCM
4 23 (8.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 20 (7.58%) Terraform
6 18 (6.82%) Ansible
7 17 (6.44%) ZABBIX
8 16 (6.06%) Consul
8 16 (6.06%) Kubernetes
8 16 (6.06%) Packer
8 16 (6.06%) Rsyslog
8 16 (6.06%) yum
9 14 (5.30%) logstash
10 11 (4.17%) Kibana
11 8 (3.03%) SCOM
11 8 (3.03%) WhatsUp Gold
12 7 (2.65%) Oracle ZFS
12 7 (2.65%) SmokePing
12 7 (2.65%) Zenoss
13 6 (2.27%) AppManager
Vendors
1 85 (32.20%) Cisco
2 70 (26.52%) VMware
3 41 (15.53%) Microsoft
4 32 (12.12%) Juniper
5 27 (10.23%) Oracle
6 24 (9.09%) Splunk
7 20 (7.58%) F5
8 18 (6.82%) Huawei
9 17 (6.44%) CA
10 16 (6.06%) AppDynamics
10 16 (6.06%) Atlassian
10 16 (6.06%) Citrix
10 16 (6.06%) HP
11 15 (5.68%) CheckPoint
12 12 (4.55%) Red Hat
13 11 (4.17%) SolarWinds
14 9 (3.41%) Avaya
14 9 (3.41%) EMC
15 8 (3.03%) Aruba
15 8 (3.03%) Fortinet
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