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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems snoop
Rank 893 920 885
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -35
Permanent jobs citing snoop 3 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.008% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.015% 0.044% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 14
Average salary £87,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
UK excluding London average salary - £60,000 £60,000

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
19933 20250 22143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.09% 16.98% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15782 16062 17938
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 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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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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Top 5 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 1 May 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 +15 3 £87,500 +45.83%
London +26 2 £87,500 +118.75%
South East +1 1 - -
Berkshire -9 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 17 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 15 (88.24%) UNIX
3 10 (58.82%) Wireshark
4 9 (52.94%) F5
4 9 (52.94%) Foundry
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) Perl
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (47.06%) Firewall
5 8 (47.06%) Project Management
5 8 (47.06%) VLAN
5 8 (47.06%) HTTP
5 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 8 (47.06%) VPN
5 8 (47.06%) SMTP
5 8 (47.06%) C++
5 8 (47.06%) Solaris
5 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) iptables
6 7 (41.18%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (41.18%) Fortinet
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (41.18%) Network Security
6 7 (41.18%) Performance Management
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle
6 7 (41.18%) SOAP
6 7 (41.18%) Python

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 10 (58.82%) Wireshark
3 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 8 (47.06%) VLAN
3 8 (47.06%) HTTP
3 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 8 (47.06%) VPN
3 8 (47.06%) SMTP
4 7 (41.18%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (41.18%) Network Security
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (41.18%) ATM
4 7 (41.18%) Ethernet
4 7 (41.18%) FTP
4 7 (41.18%) LAN
4 7 (41.18%) VoIP
4 7 (41.18%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) SNMP
4 7 (41.18%) HTTPS
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Solaris Administrator
1 7 (41.18%) Senior Solaris Administrator
1 7 (41.18%) Security Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) UNIX
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (47.06%) Solaris
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Performance Management
2 7 (41.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Perl
2 8 (47.06%) C++
3 7 (41.18%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNA
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) iptables
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Firmware
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) F5
1 9 (52.94%) Foundry
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Fortinet
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
2 7 (41.18%) Juniper
3 6 (35.29%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Egenera
5 1 (5.88%) Sun