The table below looks at the statistics for snoop skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited snoop over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems snoop
Rank 872 869 871
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing snoop 14 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.074% 0.017% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 4
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
18793 17807 21534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.79% 17.13% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15284 13978 17888
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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

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Jobs Demand Trend

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

snoop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Salary Trend

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

snoop Salary Trend in the UK

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Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing snoop over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

snoop Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing snoop within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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 +22 14 £52,500 -4.54% 2
London +2 12 £57,500 +27.77% 2
City of London - 9 £48,000 -
Reading +7 2 £52,500 -4.54%
Berkshire +3 2 £52,500 -4.54%
South East -29 2 £52,500 -4.54%

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing snoop 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 snoop.

1 21 (91.30%) tcpdump
2 18 (78.26%) UNIX
3 17 (73.91%) Wireshark
4 15 (65.22%) Cisco
5 14 (60.87%) F5
6 13 (56.52%) Foundry
7 12 (52.17%) Linux
8 11 (47.83%) Windows
8 11 (47.83%) HP
9 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (43.48%) Solaris
9 10 (43.48%) Perl
9 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
10 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
11 8 (34.78%) VPN
11 8 (34.78%) WAN
11 8 (34.78%) SMTP
11 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
11 8 (34.78%) IIS
11 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
11 8 (34.78%) Firewall
11 8 (34.78%) IPsec
11 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (34.78%) SSL
11 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
11 8 (34.78%) Juniper
12 7 (30.43%) MPLS
12 7 (30.43%) OSPF
12 7 (30.43%) BGP
12 7 (30.43%) EIGRP

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing snoop 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 snoop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) IIS
2 6 (26.09%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) tcpdump
2 17 (73.91%) Wireshark
3 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
4 8 (34.78%) VPN
4 8 (34.78%) SSL
4 8 (34.78%) WAN
4 8 (34.78%) SMTP
4 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
4 8 (34.78%) Firewall
4 8 (34.78%) IPsec
5 7 (30.43%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (30.43%) Network Security
5 7 (30.43%) VLAN
5 7 (30.43%) FTP
5 7 (30.43%) HTTP
5 7 (30.43%) SNMP
5 7 (30.43%) ATM
5 7 (30.43%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Security Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Solaris Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Solaris Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) SOAP
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) PKI
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) UNIX
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) Windows
4 10 (43.48%) Solaris
4 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
6 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Web Development
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
5 1 (4.35%) Communications Security
5 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Perl
2 5 (21.74%) C++
2 5 (21.74%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) Python
2 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (26.09%) Firmware
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) F5
3 13 (56.52%) Foundry
4 11 (47.83%) HP
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) Juniper
6 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
7 7 (30.43%) VMware
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle
7 7 (30.43%) Fortinet
8 6 (26.09%) Sun
9 5 (21.74%) Egenera
10 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
11 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
11 1 (4.35%) CA
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