Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SNMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SNMP over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 802 795 792
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +28
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 349 394 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.47% 1.49% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 240 326 367
England median annual salary £53,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.89% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -5.26%

SNMP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 23,788 26,505 31,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.08% 16.00% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18,927 21,607 26,136
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,925 £72,500
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SNMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SNMP in England

SNMP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SNMP in England.

Salary trend for SNMP in England

SNMP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP in England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SNMP in England

SNMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the England region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -47 132 £60,000 +20.00% 12
East of England +85 64 £65,000 +96.97% 10
South East -12 55 £50,000 +5.26% 15
South West +27 41 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Midlands +8 41 £48,250 +37.86% 4
West Midlands +28 36 £39,000 +11.43% 2
North of England -2 28 £47,000 +4.44% 7
North West +2 16 £60,000 +33.33% 7
Yorkshire +16 12 £47,000 +13.25%
East Midlands +3 5 £49,000 -24.62% 2
SNMP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT 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 permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 173 (49.57%) Cisco
2 158 (45.27%) Firewall
3 150 (42.98%) Linux
4 149 (42.69%) DNS
5 135 (38.68%) TCP/IP
6 127 (36.39%) DHCP
7 122 (34.96%) Windows
8 107 (30.66%) Cisco Certification
9 103 (29.51%) Python
9 103 (29.51%) Data Centre
10 97 (27.79%) OSPF
11 96 (27.51%) Juniper
12 93 (26.65%) BGP
13 92 (26.36%) VMware
14 90 (25.79%) VPN
15 87 (24.93%) Active Directory
15 87 (24.93%) Finance
16 86 (24.64%) CCNP
16 86 (24.64%) Degree
17 83 (23.78%) IPsec
17 83 (23.78%) MPLS
18 82 (23.50%) WAN
19 79 (22.64%) LAN
20 76 (21.78%) Ethernet
21 73 (20.92%) Bash Shell
22 71 (20.34%) Cisco ASA
23 70 (20.06%) Microsoft
23 70 (20.06%) CheckPoint
24 66 (18.91%) Nagios
25 64 (18.34%) Cisco Nexus

SNMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 30 (8.60%) IIS
2 19 (5.44%) Confluence
3 18 (5.16%) WebLogic
4 17 (4.87%) OpenStack
4 17 (4.87%) WebSphere
5 15 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (4.30%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.87%) Skype for Business
7 9 (2.58%) Apache
8 7 (2.01%) CMS
9 6 (1.72%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.43%) nginx
11 3 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.86%) Mattermost
11 3 (0.86%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.86%) XWiki
12 2 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.29%) Smallworld
Applications
1 8 (2.29%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (4.87%) Documaker
2 5 (1.43%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.29%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 55 (15.76%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (8.02%) GitHub
2 28 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (6.59%) IaaS
4 18 (5.16%) Office 365
5 12 (3.44%) G Suite
6 10 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (2.01%) Slack
8 5 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.15%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.15%) Datadog
9 4 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.86%) Serverless
11 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.57%) SaaS
12 1 (0.29%) Akamai
12 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudTrail
12 1 (0.29%) PaaS
12 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 158 (45.27%) Firewall
2 149 (42.69%) DNS
3 135 (38.68%) TCP/IP
4 127 (36.39%) DHCP
5 97 (27.79%) OSPF
6 93 (26.65%) BGP
7 90 (25.79%) VPN
8 83 (23.78%) IPsec
8 83 (23.78%) MPLS
9 82 (23.50%) WAN
10 79 (22.64%) LAN
11 76 (21.78%) Ethernet
12 71 (20.34%) Cisco ASA
13 64 (18.34%) Cisco Nexus
14 61 (17.48%) SSL
15 60 (17.19%) Network Security
16 59 (16.91%) SSH
17 56 (16.05%) VLAN
18 47 (13.47%) HTTP
19 43 (12.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.73%) MongoDB
3 18 (5.16%) Oracle Database
4 15 (4.30%) Big Data
5 12 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.58%) MySQL
7 8 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.86%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.57%) Electronic Patient Records
11 2 (0.57%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (0.57%) Power BI
12 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 42 (12.03%) JIRA
2 20 (5.73%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.87%) Gerrit
3 17 (4.87%) Sonatype Nexus
4 13 (3.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 12 (3.44%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.44%) Redmine
6 4 (1.15%) LabVIEW
6 4 (1.15%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.86%) GoCD
7 3 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.57%) Subversion
9 1 (0.29%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.29%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.29%) GDB
9 1 (0.29%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.29%) sqlmap
9 1 (0.29%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 87 (24.93%) Finance
2 45 (12.89%) Banking
3 30 (8.60%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.59%) Advertising
5 16 (4.58%) Financial Institution
6 15 (4.30%) Investment Banking
6 15 (4.30%) Multimedia
7 13 (3.72%) Games
8 12 (3.44%) Retail
9 10 (2.87%) Legal
10 7 (2.01%) Electronics
10 7 (2.01%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.43%) Law
12 4 (1.15%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.86%) Marketing
13 3 (0.86%) Publishing
14 2 (0.57%) French Language
14 2 (0.57%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.57%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 99 (28.37%) Network Engineer
2 38 (10.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 37 (10.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (8.02%) Linux Engineer
5 24 (6.88%) Security Engineer
6 22 (6.30%) Platform Engineer
7 21 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (5.44%) Analyst
9 18 (5.16%) Software Engineer
10 17 (4.87%) Administrator
10 17 (4.87%) Senior DevOps
10 17 (4.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 15 (4.30%) Architect
11 15 (4.30%) Cisco Engineer
12 14 (4.01%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (4.01%) Network Specialist
12 14 (4.01%) Security Architect
13 13 (3.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 13 (3.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 13 (3.72%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (11.75%) 802.1X
2 34 (9.74%) LDAP
3 20 (5.73%) HTML
3 20 (5.73%) SOAP
4 18 (5.16%) Middleware
4 18 (5.16%) RESTful
4 18 (5.16%) Web Services
5 17 (4.87%) YAML
6 14 (4.01%) CSS
7 10 (2.87%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (2.01%) Node.js
9 5 (1.43%) XML
10 4 (1.15%) .NET
10 4 (1.15%) Django
11 3 (0.86%) LAMP
11 3 (0.86%) Lucene
11 3 (0.86%) POSIX
11 3 (0.86%) REST
12 2 (0.57%) LAPP Stack
12 2 (0.57%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 103 (29.51%) Data Centre
2 43 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (10.89%) Computer Science
4 31 (8.88%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (7.74%) Cyberthreat
6 23 (6.59%) Management Information System
7 19 (5.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 18 (5.16%) PKI
9 11 (3.15%) Security Operations Centre
10 10 (2.87%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (2.29%) CMDB
11 8 (2.29%) HP StoreVirtual
12 7 (2.01%) CPLD
12 7 (2.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (2.01%) RSA SecurID
12 7 (2.01%) Verilog
12 7 (2.01%) VHDL
13 6 (1.72%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 150 (42.98%) Linux
2 122 (34.96%) Windows
3 54 (15.47%) Windows Server
4 47 (13.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (11.46%) CentOS
6 39 (11.17%) Unix
6 39 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (10.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (6.02%) Ubuntu
9 19 (5.44%) Solaris
10 17 (4.87%) Android
10 17 (4.87%) Debian
11 11 (3.15%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.43%) Kali Linux
13 4 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.86%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.57%) HPUX
15 2 (0.57%) SUSE
16 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (18.05%) Network Monitoring
1 63 (18.05%) Problem-Solving
2 59 (16.91%) High Availability
3 56 (16.05%) ITIL
4 55 (15.76%) Project Management
5 49 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 46 (13.18%) DevOps
7 43 (12.32%) Cybersecurity
8 40 (11.46%) Network Management
9 39 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (11.17%) Root Cause Analysis
10 36 (10.32%) Due Diligence
11 35 (10.03%) Presales
12 34 (9.74%) Capacity Planning
12 34 (9.74%) Disaster Recovery
12 34 (9.74%) Load Balancing
12 34 (9.74%) Service Delivery
13 33 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 31 (8.88%) E-Commerce
14 31 (8.88%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 103 (29.51%) Python
2 73 (20.92%) Bash Shell
3 51 (14.61%) PowerShell
4 45 (12.89%) C
4 45 (12.89%) SQL
5 41 (11.75%) JavaScript
6 34 (9.74%) Perl
6 34 (9.74%) PHP
7 25 (7.16%) Java
8 16 (4.58%) Shell Script
9 13 (3.72%) C++
9 13 (3.72%) Korn
10 9 (2.58%) Embedded C
11 8 (2.29%) C#
12 5 (1.43%) Ruby
13 2 (0.57%) AWK
13 2 (0.57%) sed
14 1 (0.29%) Scala
14 1 (0.29%) VBScript
14 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 107 (30.66%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (24.64%) CCNP
2 86 (24.64%) Degree
3 38 (10.89%) CCIE
4 36 (10.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 30 (8.60%) CCNA
6 29 (8.31%) CISSP
7 27 (7.74%) Security Cleared
8 23 (6.59%) SSCP
9 21 (6.02%) JNCIP
10 19 (5.44%) PMI Certification
10 19 (5.44%) PMP
11 16 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (4.30%) CompTIA Security+
12 15 (4.30%) Network+ Certification
13 14 (4.01%) GIAC
13 14 (4.01%) SC Cleared
14 13 (3.72%) DV Cleared
14 13 (3.72%) ISSAP
14 13 (3.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.72%) SLA
2 6 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.86%) BS7799
5 2 (0.57%) ECSS
6 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 87 (24.93%) Active Directory
2 60 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (8.60%) Samba
4 29 (8.31%) Docker
5 20 (5.73%) Firmware
6 17 (4.87%) VirtualBox
6 17 (4.87%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (4.01%) iptables
7 14 (4.01%) NFS
8 13 (3.72%) VMware NSX
9 8 (2.29%) DFS Replication
10 7 (2.01%) Hyper-V
10 7 (2.01%) XenApp
11 4 (1.15%) pfSense
11 4 (1.15%) vSphere
12 2 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.57%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.29%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (18.91%) Nagios
2 53 (15.19%) Ansible
3 51 (14.61%) Puppet
4 25 (7.16%) ZABBIX
5 22 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (5.16%) vCenter Server
6 18 (5.16%) vRealize
7 17 (4.87%) Rancher
7 17 (4.87%) Sysdig
8 16 (4.58%) QRadar
9 10 (2.87%) FortiGate
10 7 (2.01%) Kubernetes
10 7 (2.01%) NetBackup
11 6 (1.72%) SCOM
11 6 (1.72%) WMI
12 5 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (1.43%) Graylog
12 5 (1.43%) WSUS
13 4 (1.15%) Grafana
13 4 (1.15%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 173 (49.57%) Cisco
2 96 (27.51%) Juniper
3 92 (26.36%) VMware
4 70 (20.06%) CheckPoint
4 70 (20.06%) Microsoft
5 58 (16.62%) F5
6 53 (15.19%) Splunk
7 47 (13.47%) Fortinet
7 47 (13.47%) Red Hat
8 44 (12.61%) HP
9 42 (12.03%) SolarWinds
10 36 (10.32%) Palo Alto
11 34 (9.74%) IBM
12 32 (9.17%) Citrix
13 29 (8.31%) EMC
14 27 (7.74%) NetApp
15 22 (6.30%) Oracle
16 20 (5.73%) BMC
16 20 (5.73%) Forcepoint
16 20 (5.73%) ServiceNow