The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 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)
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 375 376
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1  
Contract jobs citing SNMP 57 52 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 1.73% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 29 29
Median daily rate £525 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £337 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +23.07% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.86 - -
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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2266 3002 3122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.96% 13.88% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1516 2050 2014
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 47 97
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +11.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £12.05 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SNMP in London

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SNMP in London

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SNMP in London

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SNMP in London

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +7 16 £575 +39.39% 2
New Malden - 2 - -
Greenford - 1 £344 -
SNMP
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 43 (43.00%) Firewall
2 41 (41.00%) Cisco
3 31 (31.00%) TCP/IP
4 29 (29.00%) Unix
4 29 (29.00%) OSPF
5 28 (28.00%) MPLS
6 27 (27.00%) Windows
7 26 (26.00%) VPN
7 26 (26.00%) BGP
7 26 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (26.00%) Network Management
8 24 (24.00%) VMware
9 22 (22.00%) Finance
9 22 (22.00%) VLAN
10 21 (21.00%) Perl
11 20 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (19.00%) Network Security
12 19 (19.00%) Security Cleared
12 19 (19.00%) Data Centre
12 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
13 18 (18.00%) Elastic Stack
14 17 (17.00%) ICMP
14 17 (17.00%) DNS
15 16 (16.00%) SOA
15 16 (16.00%) IPv4
15 16 (16.00%) IPv6
15 16 (16.00%) CCIE
15 16 (16.00%) Telecoms
15 16 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement

SNMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (9.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.00%) Apache
3 5 (5.00%) CMS
4 3 (3.00%) IIS
4 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (43.00%) Firewall
2 31 (31.00%) TCP/IP
3 29 (29.00%) OSPF
4 28 (28.00%) MPLS
5 26 (26.00%) BGP
5 26 (26.00%) VPN
6 22 (22.00%) VLAN
7 19 (19.00%) Network Security
8 17 (17.00%) DNS
8 17 (17.00%) ICMP
9 16 (16.00%) IPv4
9 16 (16.00%) IPv6
10 14 (14.00%) WAN
11 13 (13.00%) Ethernet
11 13 (13.00%) HSRP
12 12 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (12.00%) NetScaler
13 11 (11.00%) LAN
13 11 (11.00%) Multicast
14 10 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (12.00%) Hadoop
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.00%) DB2
4 1 (1.00%) HBase
4 1 (1.00%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.00%) JIRA
3 8 (8.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.00%) JUnit
5 1 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.00%) Selenium
5 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.00%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (22.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (13.00%) Military
4 5 (5.00%) Electronics
4 5 (5.00%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.00%) Law
6 2 (2.00%) Back Office
6 2 (2.00%) Front Office
7 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (23.00%) Architect
2 19 (19.00%) Network Engineer
3 12 (12.00%) Network Architect
4 11 (11.00%) AWS Architect
4 11 (11.00%) Cloud Architect
4 11 (11.00%) Consultant
5 9 (9.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (9.00%) Telecoms Architect
6 8 (8.00%) CyberArk Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Security Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Unix Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Cisco Architect
7 7 (7.00%) Cisco Network Architect
7 7 (7.00%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Integration Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Support Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.00%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (9.00%) 802.1X
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 6 (6.00%) Web Services
5 5 (5.00%) Middleware
6 4 (4.00%) .NET
6 4 (4.00%) REST
6 4 (4.00%) SOAP
6 4 (4.00%) XML
6 4 (4.00%) XSL
7 3 (3.00%) WSDL
7 3 (3.00%) XSLT
8 2 (2.00%) COM
9 1 (1.00%) CSS
9 1 (1.00%) HTML
9 1 (1.00%) JavaBeans
9 1 (1.00%) JSP
9 1 (1.00%) Servlets
9 1 (1.00%) Struts
9 1 (1.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (19.00%) Data Centre
3 15 (15.00%) PKI
4 12 (12.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (9.00%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (5.00%) Digital TV
6 5 (5.00%) STB
6 5 (5.00%) Video on Demand
6 5 (5.00%) Virtual Team
7 3 (3.00%) Clustering
7 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.00%) DataPower
8 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.00%) CESG
8 1 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.00%) IPTV
8 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.00%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.00%) Replication
8 1 (1.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.00%) Unix
2 27 (27.00%) Windows
3 13 (13.00%) Linux
4 10 (10.00%) FreeBSD
5 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.00%) CentOS
6 3 (3.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.00%) AIX
7 2 (2.00%) Solaris
7 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) Network Management
2 16 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (16.00%) SOA
3 14 (14.00%) People Management
4 11 (11.00%) Open Source
5 10 (10.00%) Network Design
5 10 (10.00%) Privileged Access Management
5 10 (10.00%) SIEM
6 9 (9.00%) Change Control
6 9 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.00%) High Availability
8 7 (7.00%) Migration
9 6 (6.00%) Project Management
10 5 (5.00%) B2C
10 5 (5.00%) Capacity Management
10 5 (5.00%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.00%) DRM
10 5 (5.00%) IT Strategy
10 5 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.00%) Perl
2 15 (15.00%) SQL
3 14 (14.00%) Python
4 13 (13.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (9.00%) Java
6 8 (8.00%) tcsh
7 5 (5.00%) C++
8 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.00%) AWK
9 1 (1.00%) C#
9 1 (1.00%) Go
9 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.00%) Ruby
9 1 (1.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (19.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (16.00%) CCIE
4 15 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 14 (14.00%) CCNP
6 12 (12.00%) JNCIE
7 9 (9.00%) Degree
7 9 (9.00%) DV Cleared
8 5 (5.00%) Master's Degree
9 4 (4.00%) CCSP
10 3 (3.00%) CCDP
11 2 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (1.00%) CCIE Service Provider
12 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Docker
1 9 (9.00%) Samba
1 9 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.00%) Snort
3 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.00%) vCloud
4 4 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.00%) vSphere
6 2 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.00%) NFS
6 2 (2.00%) PowerHA
6 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.00%) XenApp
7 1 (1.00%) Firmware
7 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (14.00%) Nagios
2 13 (13.00%) Puppet
3 10 (10.00%) Ansible
4 9 (9.00%) Terraform
5 8 (8.00%) Consul
5 8 (8.00%) Kibana
5 8 (8.00%) Kubernetes
5 8 (8.00%) logstash
5 8 (8.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 8 (8.00%) Packer
5 8 (8.00%) Rsyslog
5 8 (8.00%) SmokePing
5 8 (8.00%) yum
5 8 (8.00%) ZABBIX
6 7 (7.00%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (3.00%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (3.00%) Cacti
7 3 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 41 (41.00%) Cisco
2 24 (24.00%) VMware
3 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (14.00%) Citrix
4 14 (14.00%) Juniper
5 13 (13.00%) Oracle
5 13 (13.00%) ServiceNow
6 11 (11.00%) CheckPoint
7 10 (10.00%) CyberArk
8 9 (9.00%) Arista
8 9 (9.00%) SolarWinds
9 8 (8.00%) AppDynamics
9 8 (8.00%) Atlassian
9 8 (8.00%) CA
9 8 (8.00%) Fortinet
9 8 (8.00%) HP
9 8 (8.00%) Palo Alto
10 6 (6.00%) F5
10 6 (6.00%) IBM
11 4 (4.00%) Meraki