The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SNMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 461 477 511
Rank change year-on-year +16 +34  
Contract jobs citing SNMP 121 155 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 1.98% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 76 56
Median daily rate £427 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.86% +1.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £241 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +23.07% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 2
Median hourly rate £24.86 £38.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +118.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.56 £35.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £44.35 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.60 £39.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.34% +122.85%  

SNMP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5810 7839 7552
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.68% 15.88% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3455 4850 4319
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 356 439
Median hourly rate £24.86 £28.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.21% +22.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SNMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SNMP in England

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SNMP in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SNMP in England

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SNMP in England

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SNMP in England

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SNMP in England

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 56 £525 +20.68% 10
South East +5 33 £375 +16.64% 14
East of England +2 10 £550 +71.87% 4
West Midlands +16 9 £400 +6.66% 2
Yorkshire +20 4 £425 - 1
North West +20 4 £190 -52.50% 6
South West +5 3 £555 +23.33%
East Midlands -5 2 £306 +11.36% 1
SNMP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SNMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 82 (41.84%) Cisco
2 74 (37.76%) Firewall
3 57 (29.08%) TCP/IP
4 56 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 52 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (23.98%) MPLS
6 47 (23.98%) OSPF
7 46 (23.47%) Network Management
8 45 (22.96%) Windows
9 43 (21.94%) DNS
10 40 (20.41%) BGP
11 39 (19.90%) Linux
12 37 (18.88%) VPN
13 36 (18.37%) LAN
13 36 (18.37%) Telecoms
13 36 (18.37%) VMware
14 35 (17.86%) WAN
14 35 (17.86%) Unix
15 34 (17.35%) Perl
15 34 (17.35%) CCNP
16 33 (16.84%) Data Centre
17 32 (16.33%) VLAN
18 30 (15.31%) SC Cleared
19 29 (14.80%) Network Security
19 29 (14.80%) Juniper
19 29 (14.80%) Python
19 29 (14.80%) DHCP
20 28 (14.29%) Microsoft
21 24 (12.24%) CCIE
21 24 (12.24%) SQL

SNMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.08%) Apache
3 7 (3.57%) IIS
4 5 (2.55%) CMS
5 4 (2.04%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.53%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.51%) nginx
7 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (5.10%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.53%) Office 365
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.51%) G Suite
4 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 74 (37.76%) Firewall
2 57 (29.08%) TCP/IP
3 47 (23.98%) MPLS
3 47 (23.98%) OSPF
4 43 (21.94%) DNS
5 40 (20.41%) BGP
6 37 (18.88%) VPN
7 36 (18.37%) LAN
8 35 (17.86%) WAN
9 32 (16.33%) VLAN
10 29 (14.80%) DHCP
10 29 (14.80%) Network Security
11 21 (10.71%) ICMP
12 20 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
12 20 (10.20%) HTTP
13 19 (9.69%) HSRP
13 19 (9.69%) TACACS
14 18 (9.18%) Ethernet
14 18 (9.18%) IPsec
14 18 (9.18%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (6.12%) Hadoop
3 9 (4.59%) MySQL
4 8 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.57%) DB2
6 1 (0.51%) Big Data
6 1 (0.51%) HBase
6 1 (0.51%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 10 (5.10%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.59%) JIRA
3 8 (4.08%) Bitbucket
4 4 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.53%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.02%) Selenium
6 2 (1.02%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.51%) JUnit
7 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (18.37%) Telecoms
2 22 (11.22%) Finance
3 14 (7.14%) Military
4 6 (3.06%) Electronics
5 5 (2.55%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.53%) Back Office
6 3 (1.53%) Law
7 2 (1.02%) Billing
7 2 (1.02%) Front Office
8 1 (0.51%) Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (24.49%) Network Engineer
2 25 (12.76%) Architect
3 18 (9.18%) Consultant
4 15 (7.65%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (7.14%) Analyst
6 13 (6.63%) Developer
6 13 (6.63%) Network Architect
7 11 (5.61%) AWS Architect
7 11 (5.61%) Cloud Architect
7 11 (5.61%) Security Engineer
8 10 (5.10%) Designer
9 9 (4.59%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (4.59%) Telecoms Architect
10 8 (4.08%) CyberArk Engineer
10 8 (4.08%) Network Designer
10 8 (4.08%) Network Support
10 8 (4.08%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.08%) Unix Engineer
11 7 (3.57%) Cisco Architect
11 7 (3.57%) Cisco Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.22%) 802.1X
2 19 (9.69%) Elastic Stack
3 18 (9.18%) Web Services
4 13 (6.63%) Middleware
4 13 (6.63%) REST
5 12 (6.12%) SOAP
6 9 (4.59%) .NET
7 8 (4.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 6 (3.06%) XML
9 4 (2.04%) XSL
10 3 (1.53%) Mojolicious
10 3 (1.53%) Node.js
10 3 (1.53%) WSDL
10 3 (1.53%) XSLT
11 2 (1.02%) COM
11 2 (1.02%) CSS
11 2 (1.02%) HTML
11 2 (1.02%) JMS
12 1 (0.51%) JSP
12 1 (0.51%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.84%) Data Centre
2 22 (11.22%) PKI
3 20 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.12%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (4.59%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (4.59%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.06%) STB
6 6 (3.06%) Video on Demand
7 5 (2.55%) Digital TV
7 5 (2.55%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.04%) Clustering
9 3 (1.53%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.53%) DataPower
10 2 (1.02%) ASIC
10 2 (1.02%) CESG
10 2 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.02%) IPTV
10 2 (1.02%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.96%) Windows
2 39 (19.90%) Linux
3 35 (17.86%) Unix
4 11 (5.61%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.10%) FreeBSD
6 7 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.04%) CentOS
8 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.53%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.02%) AIX
10 2 (1.02%) Solaris
10 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.02%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.02%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.51%) Debian
11 1 (0.51%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.51%) VyOS
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.47%) Network Management
2 24 (12.24%) ITIL
3 21 (10.71%) Network Design
4 18 (9.18%) Change Control
4 18 (9.18%) Network Monitoring
5 17 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (8.16%) SOA
7 15 (7.65%) Load Balancing
8 14 (7.14%) Change Management
8 14 (7.14%) People Management
8 14 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (6.12%) Incident Management
10 11 (5.61%) Compliance Management
10 11 (5.61%) OO
10 11 (5.61%) Open Source
11 10 (5.10%) High Availability
11 10 (5.10%) Privileged Access Management
11 10 (5.10%) SIEM
12 9 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (17.35%) Perl
2 29 (14.80%) Python
3 24 (12.24%) SQL
4 20 (10.20%) Java
5 15 (7.65%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.08%) C
6 8 (4.08%) tcsh
7 7 (3.57%) C++
8 6 (3.06%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.55%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.55%) PHP
10 4 (2.04%) C#
10 4 (2.04%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.02%) AWK
11 2 (1.02%) Jython
11 2 (1.02%) sed
12 1 (0.51%) Go
12 1 (0.51%) R
12 1 (0.51%) Ruby
12 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 52 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (17.35%) CCNP
4 30 (15.31%) SC Cleared
5 24 (12.24%) CCIE
6 23 (11.73%) DV Cleared
7 14 (7.14%) CCNA
8 13 (6.63%) Degree
9 12 (6.12%) JNCIE
10 8 (4.08%) CCSP
11 7 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (2.55%) CCIE Service Provider
12 5 (2.55%) CISSP
12 5 (2.55%) Master's Degree
13 3 (1.53%) CCDP
13 3 (1.53%) JNCIA
14 2 (1.02%) CCIP
14 2 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
14 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.51%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.12%) QA
2 3 (1.53%) PMO
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.59%) Docker
3 9 (4.59%) Samba
4 8 (4.08%) Snort
5 7 (3.57%) vSphere
6 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (2.04%) vCloud
6 4 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.02%) Firmware
8 2 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.02%) NFS
8 2 (1.02%) PowerHA
8 2 (1.02%) XenApp
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.51%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (8.16%) Nagios
2 13 (6.63%) Puppet
3 10 (5.10%) Ansible
4 9 (4.59%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (4.59%) Kibana
4 9 (4.59%) Terraform
4 9 (4.59%) Tivoli
4 9 (4.59%) ZABBIX
5 8 (4.08%) Consul
5 8 (4.08%) Kubernetes
5 8 (4.08%) logstash
5 8 (4.08%) Oracle ZFS
5 8 (4.08%) Packer
5 8 (4.08%) Rsyslog
5 8 (4.08%) SmokePing
5 8 (4.08%) yum
6 7 (3.57%) Netcool
7 4 (2.04%) OpenView
7 4 (2.04%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (2.04%) WMI
Vendors
1 82 (41.84%) Cisco
2 36 (18.37%) VMware
3 29 (14.80%) Juniper
4 28 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 20 (10.20%) CheckPoint
5 20 (10.20%) HP
5 20 (10.20%) Oracle
6 18 (9.18%) SolarWinds
7 14 (7.14%) Citrix
7 14 (7.14%) Palo Alto
8 13 (6.63%) IBM
8 13 (6.63%) ServiceNow
9 11 (5.61%) Huawei
10 10 (5.10%) CyberArk
10 10 (5.10%) Ericsson
11 9 (4.59%) Arista
11 9 (4.59%) F5
11 9 (4.59%) Fortinet
12 8 (4.08%) AppDynamics
12 8 (4.08%) Atlassian
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