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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Systems Network Architecture (SNA)
Rank - 923 877
Permanent jobs citing SNA 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.005% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%

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
18408 21006 19116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.64% 18.09% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15295 16594 15434
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 3 (50.00%) IPsec
2 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Intranet
3 1 (16.67%) Teradata
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

SNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (16.67%) Lync
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 3 (50.00%) IPsec
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) Intranet
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Process Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Platform Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Teradata