The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 76 72
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4  
Contract jobs citing SNMP 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.45% 0.69% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 2.31% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £388 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £340 £368
% change year-on-year +13.97% -7.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £49.19 £39.00
% change year-on-year -23.76% +26.12%  

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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 147 303 200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.97% 30.06% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 160 81
Median daily rate £450 £380 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +12.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 2
Median hourly rate £53.75 £63.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.68% +193.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SNMP in Reading

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SNMP in Reading

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (81.82%) Juniper
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) MPLS
2 7 (63.64%) OSPF
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
2 7 (63.64%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (45.45%) Network Management
4 4 (36.36%) xDSL
4 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) X.21
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) PPP
4 4 (36.36%) DSL
4 4 (36.36%) ICMP
4 4 (36.36%) L2TP
5 3 (27.27%) HTTP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
5 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (27.27%) F5
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) BGP
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) MPLS
1 7 (63.64%) OSPF
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) DSL
3 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
3 4 (36.36%) ICMP
3 4 (36.36%) IPsec
3 4 (36.36%) L2TP
3 4 (36.36%) PPP
3 4 (36.36%) X.21
3 4 (36.36%) xDSL
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) HTTP
4 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
4 3 (27.27%) MRTG
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) IP Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IP Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Management
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (9.09%) Statistics
5 1 (9.09%) Stress Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) CCDA
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
5 1 (9.09%) CCIP
5 1 (9.09%) CCVP
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
5 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (9.09%) TrustSec
2 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
1 9 (81.82%) Juniper
2 3 (27.27%) F5
2 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) Aruba
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Clearswift
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Lancope
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) VMware