Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SNA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SNA over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Systems Network Architecture (SNA)
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1064 1164 1187
Rank change year-on-year +100 +23 +31
Permanent jobs citing SNA 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.033% 0.008% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
UK median annual salary £92,500 £29,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +218.97% -58.57% +55.56%
10th Percentile £60,000 £28,500 £46,500
90th Percentile £104,750 £29,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £29,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +124.14% -35.56% -

SNA 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 21,451 24,518 27,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.60% 14.90% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16,419 19,413 22,536
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

SNA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SNA in the UK

SNA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SNA in the UK

SNA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SNA over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for SNA in the UK

SNA
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SNA within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +124 7 £92,500 +218.97%
London +105 4 £92,500 -
UK excluding London +66 3 £65,000 +124.14% 1
North of England +16 3 £65,000 +124.14%
North West - 3 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT jobs citing SNA 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 with a requirement for SNA.

1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (42.86%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (42.86%) Threat Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Fintech
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (42.86%) SABSA
3 3 (42.86%) KVM
3 3 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (42.86%) Ansible
3 3 (42.86%) Docker
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (42.86%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (42.86%) Mesos
3 3 (42.86%) LXC

SNA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (42.86%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 3 (42.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Network Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Security Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Security Solutions Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Cloud Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Security Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Fintech
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (42.86%) Network Virtualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) SABSA
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Strategic Roadmap
2 3 (42.86%) Threat Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) KVM
1 3 (42.86%) LXC
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
1 3 (42.86%) Xen
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
1 3 (42.86%) Mesos
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco