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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Systems Network Architecture (SNA)
Rank 896 943 890
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -53
Permanent jobs citing SNA 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.020% 0.005% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - -

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
20279 20567 22238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 16.99% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16098 16278 17905
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015. 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 +55 4 £42,500 - 1
London - 3 - -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 -

SNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) zOS
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli NetView
2 2 (28.57%) JCL
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) assyst
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing

SNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Frame Relay
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Process Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) zOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JCL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (14.29%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy
1 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
1 1 (14.29%) F5