Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 307 300
Rank change year-on-year -8 -7 +26
Contract jobs citing SNMP 71 52 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.33% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 1.90% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 50
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +11.11% -12.90%
10th Percentile £293 £253 £213
90th Percentile £500 £575 £413
England median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 9
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £47.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.42% +10.47% -
10th Percentile £36.55 £45.50 £34.65
90th Percentile £63.25 £49.50 £45.00
England median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -1.15% +6.10% +9.33%

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 2,568 2,737 3,743
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.05% 17.18% 20.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,343 1,513 2,103
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £205 £216 £220
90th Percentile £575 £538 £527
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 179 219
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.87% -32.69% -7.56%
10th Percentile £12.70 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.63 £47.50 £48.89
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +21.95%

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 17 July 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP in the South East over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor 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 17 July 2018. 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
Thames Valley +6 29 £380 +12.59% 7
Hampshire -1 28 £425 +41.67% 4
Berkshire -10 24 £380 +4.83% 4
West Sussex +10 7 £325 -
Surrey -30 6 £481 +48.08% 3
Buckinghamshire +4 3 - - 3
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
SNMP
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 36 (50.70%) Linux
2 28 (39.44%) Cisco
3 24 (33.80%) Firewall
4 21 (29.58%) Unix
5 20 (28.17%) Wireless
6 18 (25.35%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (23.94%) Java
7 17 (23.94%) Perl
8 16 (22.54%) DNS
8 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
9 15 (21.13%) CCNP
9 15 (21.13%) OSPF
10 14 (19.72%) Juniper
10 14 (19.72%) WAN
10 14 (19.72%) SMTP
10 14 (19.72%) LAN
10 14 (19.72%) XML
10 14 (19.72%) Network Management
11 13 (18.31%) VLAN
11 13 (18.31%) MySQL
11 13 (18.31%) IPsec
11 13 (18.31%) Network Monitoring
12 12 (16.90%) BGP
12 12 (16.90%) C#
12 12 (16.90%) VPN
12 12 (16.90%) Degree
13 11 (15.49%) SolarWinds
13 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
13 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP

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 8 (11.27%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.86%) Apache
3 3 (4.23%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (33.80%) Firewall
2 20 (28.17%) Wireless
3 16 (22.54%) DNS
4 15 (21.13%) OSPF
5 14 (19.72%) LAN
5 14 (19.72%) SMTP
5 14 (19.72%) WAN
6 13 (18.31%) IPsec
6 13 (18.31%) VLAN
7 12 (16.90%) BGP
7 12 (16.90%) VPN
8 11 (15.49%) DHCP
8 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
9 10 (14.08%) Ethernet
9 10 (14.08%) FTP
9 10 (14.08%) HTTP
10 9 (12.68%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (12.68%) EIGRP
10 9 (12.68%) SSL
11 8 (11.27%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) MySQL
2 4 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Subversion
2 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.45%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.04%) NetBeans
5 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.41%) JUnit
General
1 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Billing
2 2 (2.82%) Law
3 1 (1.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Consultant
3 8 (11.27%) OSS Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Programmer
9 2 (2.82%) BSS Architect
9 2 (2.82%) LAN Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) LAN/WAN Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Telecoms Architect
9 2 (2.82%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) XML
2 7 (9.86%) REST
3 6 (8.45%) 802.1X
3 6 (8.45%) SOAP
3 6 (8.45%) Web Services
4 4 (5.63%) Servlets
5 3 (4.23%) LDAP
5 3 (4.23%) Qt
5 3 (4.23%) XML Messaging
6 1 (1.41%) Ajax
6 1 (1.41%) CSS
6 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.41%) HTML5
6 1 (1.41%) JavaFX
6 1 (1.41%) jQuery
6 1 (1.41%) JSF
6 1 (1.41%) JSON
6 1 (1.41%) JSP
6 1 (1.41%) Middleware
6 1 (1.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.86%) Virtual Team
3 6 (8.45%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.45%) PKI
4 3 (4.23%) DataPower
4 3 (4.23%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.23%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) CMDB
5 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Cyberattack
6 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.41%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.41%) IPTV
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) STB
6 1 (1.41%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 36 (50.70%) Linux
2 21 (29.58%) Unix
3 10 (14.08%) Windows
4 5 (7.04%) Check Point GAiA
5 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.72%) Network Management
3 13 (18.31%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (14.08%) Waterfall
5 9 (12.68%) UML
6 8 (11.27%) Service Management
6 8 (11.27%) Use Case
7 7 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (7.04%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (7.04%) Issue Tracking
9 5 (7.04%) ITIL
9 5 (7.04%) Network Virtualisation
9 5 (7.04%) Patch Management
9 5 (7.04%) SysML
10 4 (5.63%) API Integration
10 4 (5.63%) Service Design
11 3 (4.23%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (4.23%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.94%) Java
1 17 (23.94%) Perl
2 12 (16.90%) C#
3 11 (15.49%) Python
4 8 (11.27%) C
5 6 (8.45%) SQL
6 4 (5.63%) C++
7 2 (2.82%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.41%) Groovy
8 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.41%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (21.13%) CCNP
2 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
3 12 (16.90%) Degree
4 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
5 8 (11.27%) CCNA
6 5 (7.04%) CCENT
6 5 (7.04%) CCSA
6 5 (7.04%) JNCIA
6 5 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
8 3 (4.23%) CCDA
8 3 (4.23%) CCVP
9 2 (2.82%) CCIE
9 2 (2.82%) HNC
9 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.41%) CCDP
10 1 (1.41%) CCSP
10 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) ECSS
1 2 (2.82%) GDPR
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.04%) VirtualBox
3 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.82%) Firmware
5 1 (1.41%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.45%) Puppet
2 5 (7.04%) Ansible
2 5 (7.04%) Cacti
2 5 (7.04%) FortiGate
3 4 (5.63%) Netcool
3 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.82%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.41%) Nessus
5 1 (1.41%) OpenView
5 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.41%) WMI
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) Cisco
2 14 (19.72%) Juniper
3 11 (15.49%) SolarWinds
4 10 (14.08%) CheckPoint
5 8 (11.27%) ComArch
5 8 (11.27%) VMware
6 7 (9.86%) Aruba
7 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
8 5 (7.04%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (7.04%) NetApp
8 5 (7.04%) Qualys
9 4 (5.63%) Avaya
9 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.23%) BMC
10 3 (4.23%) Nortel
10 3 (4.23%) ServiceNow
10 3 (4.23%) Splunk
11 2 (2.82%) CA
11 2 (2.82%) Capita
12 1 (1.41%) NetIQ