Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 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
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 302 314
Rank change year-on-year +160 +12 +27
Contract jobs citing SNMP 27 38 80
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.75% 0.28% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.79% 1.55% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 40
Median daily rate £450 £344 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.91% -14.06% +8.47%
10th Percentile £353 £220 £356
90th Percentile £520 £545 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 16
Median hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -61.11% -
10th Percentile £19.75 £16.25 £39.48
90th Percentile £34.45 £62.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £36.25 £42.11 £42.50
% change year-on-year -13.92% -0.92% +6.25%

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 712 2,448 2,687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.68% 17.89% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 1,367 1,423
Median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £215 £202 £206
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £445 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 144 119
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +73.91% +29.58%
10th Percentile £11.83 £12.50 £12.74
90th Percentile £59.03 £82.50 £50.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +40.00% +6.95%

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SNMP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SNMP in the South East.

Daily rate trend for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SNMP in the South East over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SNMP in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SNMP in the South East over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 27 October 2020. 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 +99 24 £450 +16.88% 2
Thames Valley +99 3 - -
Berkshire +77 3 - -
SNMP
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SNMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 21 (77.78%) VLAN
3 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (62.96%) VMware
4 17 (62.96%) Windows
4 17 (62.96%) Linux
4 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
5 16 (59.26%) JIRA
6 15 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (55.56%) Ansible
7 14 (51.85%) WAN
8 13 (48.15%) DNS
8 13 (48.15%) PowerShell
8 13 (48.15%) SC Cleared
9 11 (40.74%) CentOS
9 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (40.74%) Reverse Proxy
9 11 (40.74%) Atlassian
9 11 (40.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (40.74%) Docker
9 11 (40.74%) Go
9 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (40.74%) REST
9 11 (40.74%) Splunk
9 11 (40.74%) GitHub
9 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
9 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
9 11 (40.74%) ZABBIX
9 11 (40.74%) RESTful

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:

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) GitHub
2 9 (33.33%) Azure
3 4 (14.81%) AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 21 (77.78%) VLAN
3 14 (51.85%) WAN
4 13 (48.15%) DNS
5 11 (40.74%) LAN
5 11 (40.74%) Reverse Proxy
5 11 (40.74%) VPN
6 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.93%) BGP
7 7 (25.93%) DHCP
7 7 (25.93%) IPsec
8 6 (22.22%) DSL
8 6 (22.22%) MPLS
8 6 (22.22%) SMTP
8 6 (22.22%) VoIP
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (14.81%) POP3
10 4 (14.81%) Software-Defined Networking
10 4 (14.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) JIRA
2 11 (40.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 11 (40.74%) GitLab
2 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) German Language
2 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) IP Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Network Support
6 1 (3.70%) Platform Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Elastic Stack
1 11 (40.74%) gRPC
1 11 (40.74%) REST
1 11 (40.74%) RESTful
1 11 (40.74%) Swagger
2 6 (22.22%) 802.1X
3 2 (7.41%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
1 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
2 11 (40.74%) CentOS
2 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Windows 10
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2016
3 4 (14.81%) Check Point GAiA
4 2 (7.41%) Unix
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
2 11 (40.74%) Continuous Deployment
2 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure as Code
2 11 (40.74%) Microservices
3 10 (37.04%) DevOps
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
6 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
6 4 (14.81%) Web Filtering
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (11.11%) Product Roadmap
7 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) PowerShell
2 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
2 11 (40.74%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) Go
2 11 (40.74%) Python
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (48.15%) SC Cleared
3 10 (37.04%) CCNP
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (22.22%) CCNA
5 4 (14.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.41%) BC Cleared
6 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (7.41%) CCDP
6 2 (7.41%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (40.74%) Docker
2 11 (40.74%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) Ansible
2 11 (40.74%) Grafana
2 11 (40.74%) Kubernetes
2 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (40.74%) Packer
2 11 (40.74%) Prometheus
2 11 (40.74%) Puppet
2 11 (40.74%) Terraform
2 11 (40.74%) ZABBIX
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (7.41%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (7.41%) SCOM
4 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Atlassian
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Dell
2 11 (40.74%) EMC
2 11 (40.74%) Splunk
3 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
3 7 (25.93%) SolarWinds
4 6 (22.22%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) F5
5 4 (14.81%) Meraki
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto