Period
to 17 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 346 265 269
Rank change year-on-year -81 +4 +49
Contract jobs citing SNMP 22 85 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.55% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 2.78% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 52 50
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.36% +3.70% -6.25%
10th Percentile £375 £218 £289
90th Percentile £481 £438 £396
England median daily rate £375 £400 £409
% change year-on-year -6.25% -2.14% +16.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 -
England median hourly rate £16.18 £47.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -65.57% +168.57% -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 2,906 3,063 3,348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.56% 19.76% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,554 1,792 1,804
South East median daily rate £396 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.25% +5.40% +7.14%
10th Percentile £163 £228 £231
90th Percentile £550 £550 £519
England median daily rate £410 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +1.99% +0.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 200 216
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £23.09 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.75% -28.95% +62.50%
10th Percentile £10.61 £11.33 £12.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £49.51 £51.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +8.64%

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 January 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
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 January 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
Hampshire -26 11 £400 +17.65% 6
Berkshire -27 9 £413 +34.78% 4
Thames Valley -32 9 £413 +34.78% 4
West Sussex -7 1 - - 1
SNMP
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Unix
2 9 (40.91%) Firewall
3 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) CCNP
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (31.82%) Degree
4 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 6 (27.27%) BGP
5 6 (27.27%) IPsec
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (22.73%) Network Management
6 5 (22.73%) VPN
6 5 (22.73%) DHCP
6 5 (22.73%) Wireshark
6 5 (22.73%) Network Security
6 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Lua
7 4 (18.18%) StarTeam
7 4 (18.18%) Requirements Management
7 4 (18.18%) VRRP
7 4 (18.18%) NetBeans
7 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
7 4 (18.18%) DNS
7 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
7 4 (18.18%) C#

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 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 6 (27.27%) BGP
3 6 (27.27%) IPsec
4 5 (22.73%) DHCP
4 5 (22.73%) Network Security
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
4 5 (22.73%) Wireshark
5 4 (18.18%) DNS
5 4 (18.18%) EIGRP
5 4 (18.18%) HSRP
5 4 (18.18%) MPLS
5 4 (18.18%) OSPF
5 4 (18.18%) VRRP
6 3 (13.64%) FTP
7 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 2 (9.09%) HTTP
7 2 (9.09%) IKE
7 2 (9.09%) SSL
7 2 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 4 (18.18%) NetBeans
1 4 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (18.18%) StarTeam
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Electronics
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) French Language
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) IP Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Radio Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) JSON
1 2 (9.09%) Regular Expression
1 2 (9.09%) REST
1 2 (9.09%) STL
1 2 (9.09%) WebSockets
2 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) CMDB
3 2 (9.09%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Unix
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Network Management
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (18.18%) Requirements Management
3 4 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Service Design
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) Lua
2 2 (9.09%) C
2 2 (9.09%) C++
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CCNP
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) CCIE
4 2 (9.09%) CCIE Service Provider
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) CCSP
4 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.55%) CCDP
5 1 (4.55%) CCENT
5 1 (4.55%) CCSA
5 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) Netcool
1 2 (9.09%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 2 (9.09%) WMI
2 1 (4.55%) Cacti
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) PowerCLI
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Juniper
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
3 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
4 2 (9.09%) 3PAR
4 2 (9.09%) CA
4 2 (9.09%) Dell
4 2 (9.09%) Foundry
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Infoblox
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Remedy
4 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Qualys
5 1 (4.55%) Wonderware