Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 528 505
Rank change year-on-year -47 -23 -17
Contract jobs citing SNMP 57 88 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 1.42% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 56 82
London median daily rate £375 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.29% +1.76% +32.81%
10th Percentile £253 £313 £258
90th Percentile £510 £504 £575
England median daily rate £375 £388 £408
% change year-on-year -3.23% -4.91% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £49.19 -
England median hourly rate £16.63 £41.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -59.44% +134.29% -12.50%

SNMP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5380 6214 5919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.53% 13.94% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3610 4061 3910
London median daily rate £450 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £214
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 141 181
London median hourly rate £19.64 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.37% - +1.60%
10th Percentile £12.60 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.38 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -21.26% +15.85% +2.50%

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SNMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 20 November 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
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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -14 14 £350 -16.07% 4
West London -19 3 £230 -53.54% 2
South London -35 3 £350 -16.67%
North London -8 2 £438 +94.44%
SNMP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 35 (61.40%) Cisco
2 32 (56.14%) Firewall
3 30 (52.63%) LAN
3 30 (52.63%) WAN
4 22 (38.60%) MPLS
5 21 (36.84%) Network Security
6 18 (31.58%) CheckPoint
6 18 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (29.82%) BGP
8 16 (28.07%) OSPF
8 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
9 15 (26.32%) SolarWinds
9 15 (26.32%) Network Management
10 14 (24.56%) HSRP
10 14 (24.56%) HP
11 13 (22.81%) VPN
12 12 (21.05%) Windows
12 12 (21.05%) EIGRP
12 12 (21.05%) TACACS
12 12 (21.05%) VRRP
12 12 (21.05%) Migration
13 11 (19.30%) Service Management
13 11 (19.30%) Linux
13 11 (19.30%) WLAN
13 11 (19.30%) Citrix
13 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
13 11 (19.30%) Network Monitoring
13 11 (19.30%) Data Centre
13 11 (19.30%) Information Security
13 11 (19.30%) Palo Alto

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 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (56.14%) Firewall
2 30 (52.63%) LAN
2 30 (52.63%) WAN
3 22 (38.60%) MPLS
4 21 (36.84%) Network Security
5 17 (29.82%) BGP
6 16 (28.07%) OSPF
6 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
7 14 (24.56%) HSRP
8 13 (22.81%) VPN
9 12 (21.05%) EIGRP
9 12 (21.05%) TACACS
9 12 (21.05%) VRRP
10 11 (19.30%) WLAN
11 10 (17.54%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (15.79%) SMTP
12 9 (15.79%) Spanning Tree
12 9 (15.79%) VoIP
12 9 (15.79%) Wireless
13 8 (14.04%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) DB2
1 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (17.54%) Law
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Marketing
2 2 (3.51%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Consultant
2 8 (14.04%) Network Manager
2 8 (14.04%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Network Support
4 5 (8.77%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Avaya Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Support
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) EMC Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) 802.1X
2 5 (8.77%) XML
3 4 (7.02%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (7.02%) RESTful
4 3 (5.26%) LAMP
5 2 (3.51%) .NET
6 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.75%) J2EE
6 1 (1.75%) JDBC
6 1 (1.75%) JMS
6 1 (1.75%) JNDI
6 1 (1.75%) JSON
6 1 (1.75%) Middleware
6 1 (1.75%) REST
6 1 (1.75%) SAML
6 1 (1.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.04%) Virtual Team
3 6 (10.53%) Private Cloud
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.26%) Clustering
5 3 (5.26%) PKI
6 2 (3.51%) User Experience
7 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.75%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Linux
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.28%) Unix
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.26%) CentOS
7 3 (5.26%) Debian
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Network Management
2 12 (21.05%) Migration
3 11 (19.30%) Information Security
3 11 (19.30%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (19.30%) Service Management
4 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (14.04%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (14.04%) Low Latency
5 8 (14.04%) Network Architecture
5 8 (14.04%) Practice Management
5 8 (14.04%) Regulatory Compliance
5 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
5 8 (14.04%) Supplier Management
5 8 (14.04%) Supply Chain Management
6 6 (10.53%) Server Hardening
7 5 (8.77%) High Availability
8 4 (7.02%) Change Management
8 4 (7.02%) ITIL
8 4 (7.02%) Network Design
8 4 (7.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) Perl
3 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.53%) CCNP
3 5 (8.77%) Degree
4 4 (7.02%) CCNA
4 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) CCDP
5 3 (5.26%) CCIE
5 3 (5.26%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.75%) CEH
6 1 (1.75%) CISM
6 1 (1.75%) CISSP
6 1 (1.75%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) VMware NSX
2 6 (10.53%) vSphere
2 6 (10.53%) XenDesktop
3 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (10.53%) PowerCLI
2 6 (10.53%) vRealize
3 4 (7.02%) Kibana
3 4 (7.02%) logstash
3 4 (7.02%) vCenter Server
4 3 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (3.51%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) SCOM
5 2 (3.51%) Stealthwatch
5 2 (3.51%) TrustSec
5 2 (3.51%) WMI
5 2 (3.51%) WSUS
6 1 (1.75%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.75%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (61.40%) Cisco
2 18 (31.58%) CheckPoint
3 15 (26.32%) SolarWinds
4 14 (24.56%) HP
5 11 (19.30%) Citrix
5 11 (19.30%) Palo Alto
6 10 (17.54%) EMC
7 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.79%) SAP
8 8 (14.04%) Riverbed
9 7 (12.28%) Juniper
10 6 (10.53%) CommVault
10 6 (10.53%) NetApp
10 6 (10.53%) VMware
11 5 (8.77%) BT
11 5 (8.77%) Nortel
12 4 (7.02%) Avaya
13 3 (5.26%) Arista
13 3 (5.26%) Aruba
13 3 (5.26%) BMC