Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 200 167
Rank change year-on-year +26 -33 -
Contract jobs citing SNMP 10 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.32% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 2.34% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £470 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.89% - -
England median daily rate £375 £388 £403
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.73% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
West Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +114.29% -
10th Percentile £39.00 £36.25 £14.15
90th Percentile £41.00 £39.50 £19.65
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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 780 856 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.28% 13.78% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 442 306
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +8.93% +6.06%
10th Percentile £161 £189 £215
90th Percentile £504 £538 £500
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 42 62
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.84% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £10.63 £11.52 £10.76
90th Percentile £44.50 £39.50 £41.61
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 West Midlands

Job postings citing SNMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SNMP in the West Midlands

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SNMP in the West Midlands

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SNMP in the West Midlands

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the West Midlands 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
Birmingham +14 7 £413 +26.92%
Worcestershire - 1 £300 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £350 -
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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
2 6 (60.00%) CCIE
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) PKI
2 6 (60.00%) SSH
2 6 (60.00%) IPsec
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) VLAN
3 5 (50.00%) TACACS
4 4 (40.00%) Sophos
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (40.00%) HSRP
4 4 (40.00%) 802.1X
5 2 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) GStreamer
6 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
6 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree

SNMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) IPsec
2 6 (60.00%) SSH
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) TACACS
3 5 (50.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) HSRP
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (20.00%) GStreamer
3 1 (10.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (10.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (10.00%) Network Design
1 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (40.00%) Sophos