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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems snoop
Rank 892 865 888
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +23
Permanent jobs citing snoop 10 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.010% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.049% 0.059% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 8
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% -9.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,700 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £61,700 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%

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
20603 18575 21971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.41% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 15126 17980
Average salary £43,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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

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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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

snoop Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 9 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 19 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -19 10 £45,000 -20.70% 2
East of England - 5 £40,000 -
South East - 5 £52,500 - 2
Peterborough - 5 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,000 -
Reading - 4 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire - 4 £52,500 - 1
Staines - 1 £57,500 -
Surrey - 1 £57,500 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 10 (66.67%) tcpdump
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) UNIX
4 8 (53.33%) F5
5 7 (46.67%) Perl
5 7 (46.67%) IIS
6 6 (40.00%) Solaris
6 6 (40.00%) Sun
6 6 (40.00%) HP
6 6 (40.00%) Firmware
6 6 (40.00%) FWSM
6 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) GPRS
8 4 (26.67%) Apache
8 4 (26.67%) XML
8 4 (26.67%) HTML
8 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (26.67%) Web Development
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) Egenera
8 4 (26.67%) Foundry
9 3 (20.00%) Communications Security

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (46.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 10 (66.67%) tcpdump
3 6 (40.00%) FWSM
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (33.33%) GPRS
5 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (20.00%) ZigBee
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 2 (13.33%) ATM
7 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (13.33%) MPLS
7 2 (13.33%) OSPF
7 2 (13.33%) BGP
7 2 (13.33%) Network Security
8 1 (6.67%) IPsec
8 1 (6.67%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (6.67%) Junos
8 1 (6.67%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) CppUnit
2 1 (6.67%) JMeter
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Firmware
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) UNIX
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Solaris
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Web Development
2 3 (20.00%) Communications Security
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Perl
2 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) F5
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Sun
3 6 (40.00%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) Egenera
5 4 (26.67%) Foundry
6 3 (20.00%) Juniper
7 2 (13.33%) NetApp
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle
8 1 (6.67%) CA
8 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 1 (6.67%) Google
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago