The table below looks at the statistics for SNA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SNA over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Systems Network Architecture (SNA)
Rank 903 853 877
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +24
Permanent jobs citing SNA 1 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.008% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.005% 0.044% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 8
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -6.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20608 18279 21956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.04% 17.38% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16325 14851 17977
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SNA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SNA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SNA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SNA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SNA within the UK.

SNA Salary Trend in the UK

SNA
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SNA within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -52 1 £50,000 -
Aldershot - 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
South East - 1 £50,000 -

SNA
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SNA 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 IT job ads sampled that cited SNA.

1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) IPX
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Communications Security
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

SNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SNA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) IPX
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Communications Security
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture