Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 314 311 325
Rank change year-on-year -3 +14 -31
Contract jobs citing SNMP 35 73 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.44% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.34% 2.80% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 41 19
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £334 £300 £253
90th Percentile £563 £506 £575
England median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 0
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.11% - -
England median hourly rate £42.11 £42.50 £32.43
% change year-on-year -0.92% +31.05% -20.90%

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 2,603 2,608 2,813
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.99% 15.72% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,513 1,378 1,548
South East median daily rate £413 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £210 £200 £208
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 135 164
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.17% +29.58% -29.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.85 £12.00
90th Percentile £78.00 £55.00 £46.60
England median hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £18.10
% change year-on-year +25.60% +10.50% -27.60%

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 +24 25 £400 +2.56% 4
Berkshire -9 24 £400 +2.56% 3
Hampshire -34 7 £375 -11.76% 1
Surrey +33 3 £609 +24.97% 4
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 - 1
SNMP
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 17 (48.57%) Cisco
3 14 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 13 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (37.14%) Juniper
5 12 (34.29%) CCNP
5 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
6 11 (31.43%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (28.57%) DNS
7 10 (28.57%) CCNA
7 10 (28.57%) MPLS
7 10 (28.57%) Firewall
8 9 (25.71%) Internet
8 9 (25.71%) BGP
8 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
8 9 (25.71%) VPN
8 9 (25.71%) Network Security
9 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
9 8 (22.86%) VoIP
9 8 (22.86%) WAN
9 8 (22.86%) Linux
9 8 (22.86%) LAN
10 7 (20.00%) DSL
10 7 (20.00%) IPsec
10 7 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (20.00%) DV Cleared
11 6 (17.14%) QA
11 6 (17.14%) Wireless

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 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) JBoss
1 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.57%) Azure
3 2 (5.71%) AWS
4 1 (2.86%) Google Sheets
4 1 (2.86%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
1 10 (28.57%) Firewall
1 10 (28.57%) MPLS
2 9 (25.71%) BGP
2 9 (25.71%) Internet
2 9 (25.71%) Network Security
2 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.71%) VPN
3 8 (22.86%) LAN
3 8 (22.86%) VoIP
3 8 (22.86%) WAN
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 7 (20.00%) DSL
4 7 (20.00%) IPsec
5 6 (17.14%) EIGRP
5 6 (17.14%) Wireless
6 5 (14.29%) ADSL
6 5 (14.29%) OSPF
6 5 (14.29%) SSL
6 5 (14.29%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.86%) DB2
2 1 (2.86%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Phabricator
2 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.71%) Selenium
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.86%) webpack
General
1 14 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Designer
2 9 (25.71%) Network Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) IP Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Support
6 2 (5.71%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) REST
1 4 (11.43%) SOAP
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) Jest
3 1 (2.86%) LDAP
3 1 (2.86%) POSIX
3 1 (2.86%) Qt
3 1 (2.86%) React
3 1 (2.86%) Spring
3 1 (2.86%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.86%) Symfony
3 1 (2.86%) Vue.js
3 1 (2.86%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) PKI
3 2 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Check Point GAiA
3 2 (5.71%) Solaris
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.86%) uClinux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (14.29%) Change Management
3 5 (14.29%) Communications Security
3 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Process Management
3 5 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
3 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Use Case
4 3 (8.57%) Web Development
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) MVC
5 2 (5.71%) Network Management
5 2 (5.71%) Open Source
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Perl
1 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) C
2 5 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) PHP
4 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.57%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.86%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 13 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (34.29%) CCNP
3 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
4 10 (28.57%) CCNA
5 7 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 5 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (14.29%) CCDP
6 5 (14.29%) CCIP
7 3 (8.57%) BC Cleared
8 2 (5.71%) Degree
9 1 (2.86%) CCIE
9 1 (2.86%) MCSA
9 1 (2.86%) MCSE
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) BIND 9
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) KVM
2 1 (2.86%) NFS
2 1 (2.86%) Postfix
2 1 (2.86%) vCloud
2 1 (2.86%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Netcool
1 5 (14.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 5 (14.29%) QRadar
2 4 (11.43%) Amdocs OSS
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.86%) Ansible
4 1 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (2.86%) Nagios
4 1 (2.86%) OpenView
4 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco
2 13 (37.14%) Juniper
3 5 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (14.29%) BMC
3 5 (14.29%) IBM
3 5 (14.29%) McAfee
3 5 (14.29%) Remedy
4 4 (11.43%) Cramer
4 4 (11.43%) ServiceNow
4 4 (11.43%) Siebel
4 4 (11.43%) xMatters
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.71%) EMC
6 2 (5.71%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (5.71%) F5
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Meraki
6 2 (5.71%) Nokia
6 2 (5.71%) VMware