Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 280 301
Rank change year-on-year -57 +21 +5
Contract jobs citing SNMP 34 105 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.63% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 3.31% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 62 46
South East median daily rate £400 £339 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.08% +0.37% -3.57%
10th Percentile £283 £213 £301
90th Percentile £575 £425 £463
England median daily rate £375 £388 £403
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.73% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
South East median hourly rate - £43.00 -
England median hourly rate £16.63 £41.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -59.44% +134.29% -32.69%

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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2922 3169 3564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.50% 18.93% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1575 1804 1905
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £230 £225
90th Percentile £550 £530 £500
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 221 245
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.37% +13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £46.10 £53.75 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £20.50
% change year-on-year -18.11% +11.39% +2.50%

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SNMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Hampshire -25 17 £400 +28.00%
Thames Valley -21 11 £306 -2.00% 1
Berkshire -4 9 £306 -2.00% 1
Surrey -27 2 £325 -16.13% 1
Buckinghamshire -28 2 - -
Middlesex +5 1 £300 -11.76%
SNMP
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 14 (41.18%) Cisco
2 13 (38.24%) Firewall
3 12 (35.29%) Network Management
4 11 (32.35%) CCNP
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (29.41%) Linux
6 9 (26.47%) Palo Alto
7 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (23.53%) Degree
7 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 8 (23.53%) Perl
7 8 (23.53%) CCIE
7 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.59%) CCSP
8 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
8 7 (20.59%) Unix
8 7 (20.59%) Network Security
8 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
8 7 (20.59%) Foundry
8 7 (20.59%) CCIE Service Provider
8 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
9 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (17.65%) MySQL
9 6 (17.65%) Java
9 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
9 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
9 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (14.71%) OO

SNMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 7 (20.59%) Network Security
4 5 (14.71%) DHCP
4 5 (14.71%) DNS
5 4 (11.76%) HTTP
5 4 (11.76%) LAN
5 4 (11.76%) VRRP
5 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
6 3 (8.82%) DWDM
6 3 (8.82%) IPFIX
6 3 (8.82%) MRTG
6 3 (8.82%) OSPF
7 2 (5.88%) BGP
7 2 (5.88%) INAP
7 2 (5.88%) MPLS
7 2 (5.88%) SS7
7 2 (5.88%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) DB2
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 4 (11.76%) NetBeans
1 4 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (11.76%) StarTeam
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Billing
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) French Language
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Network Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Perl Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Perl Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) REST
2 3 (8.82%) 802.1X
2 3 (8.82%) Mojolicious
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
3 2 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) JSON
3 2 (5.88%) Middleware
3 2 (5.88%) Regular Expression
3 2 (5.88%) SOAP
3 2 (5.88%) STL
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) WebSockets
4 1 (2.94%) RESTful
4 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
1 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) FMCG
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) Unix
3 5 (14.71%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Network Management
2 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.71%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (14.71%) OO
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.76%) Requirements Management
4 4 (11.76%) SDLC
4 4 (11.76%) Service Management
5 3 (8.82%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.88%) Change Control
6 2 (5.88%) eTOM
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.88%) ITSM
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) Release Management
6 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Perl
2 6 (17.65%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) Python
4 4 (11.76%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) Lua
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) CCNP
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (23.53%) CCIE
2 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) CCIE Service Provider
3 7 (20.59%) CCSP
4 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) CCDA
6 1 (2.94%) CCDP
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) HIPAA
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Netcool
1 4 (11.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.88%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (5.88%) OpenView
2 2 (5.88%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Kibana
3 1 (2.94%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.94%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (2.94%) TrustSec
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Cisco
2 9 (26.47%) Palo Alto
3 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
3 7 (20.59%) Foundry
4 5 (14.71%) HP
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) Ericsson
5 4 (11.76%) IBM
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 3 (8.82%) Ciena
6 3 (8.82%) Extreme Networks
6 3 (8.82%) Juniper
6 3 (8.82%) VMware
7 2 (5.88%) Allot
7 2 (5.88%) Huawei
7 2 (5.88%) Mitel
7 2 (5.88%) Trapeze
8 1 (2.94%) CA
8 1 (2.94%) Remedy
8 1 (2.94%) Wonderware