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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Systems Network Architecture (SNA)
UK
Rank 834 940 951
Rank change year-on-year +106 +11  
Permanent jobs citing SNA 15 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.034% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £42,500 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 - £65,000

SNA is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13434 17718 19311
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.04% 17.27% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10953 14664 15361
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SNA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SNA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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
Top 7 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +107 15 £42,500 -
London +85 8 - -
North West - 6 - -
Manchester - 6 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Leeds - 1 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -

SNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing SNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SNA.

1 35 (97.22%) WAN
1 35 (97.22%) CCNP
1 35 (97.22%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (94.44%) Finance
2 34 (94.44%) TCP/IP
3 33 (91.67%) DNS
3 33 (91.67%) Cisco
3 33 (91.67%) LAN
3 33 (91.67%) OSPF
3 33 (91.67%) DHCP
3 33 (91.67%) BGP
3 33 (91.67%) EIGRP
4 32 (88.89%) CheckPoint
4 32 (88.89%) MPLS
4 32 (88.89%) Firewall
4 32 (88.89%) Wireless
4 32 (88.89%) Network Design
4 32 (88.89%) Fortinet
4 32 (88.89%) Cisco IOS
4 32 (88.89%) CCIE
4 32 (88.89%) High Availability
4 32 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (88.89%) Data Centre
4 32 (88.89%) DMVPN
5 21 (58.33%) CCNA
6 14 (38.89%) Network Security
7 13 (36.11%) F5
8 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.56%) Sophos
8 2 (5.56%) CCDP

SNA
Top Related 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 1 (2.78%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (97.22%) WAN
2 34 (94.44%) TCP/IP
3 33 (91.67%) BGP
3 33 (91.67%) DHCP
3 33 (91.67%) DNS
3 33 (91.67%) EIGRP
3 33 (91.67%) LAN
3 33 (91.67%) OSPF
4 32 (88.89%) Cisco IOS
4 32 (88.89%) DMVPN
4 32 (88.89%) Firewall
4 32 (88.89%) MPLS
4 32 (88.89%) Wireless
5 14 (38.89%) Network Security
6 2 (5.56%) VoIP
7 1 (2.78%) FTP
7 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (94.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Consultant
1 20 (55.56%) Data Consultant
1 20 (55.56%) Network Consultant
2 13 (36.11%) Network Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Network Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
1 32 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.78%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) i5/OS
1 1 (2.78%) OS/400
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) High Availability
1 32 (88.89%) Network Design
2 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
2 2 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
2 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.78%) Change Control
3 1 (2.78%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (97.22%) CCNP
1 35 (97.22%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (88.89%) CCIE
3 21 (58.33%) CCNA
4 2 (5.56%) CCDP
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Cisco
2 32 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 32 (88.89%) Fortinet
3 13 (36.11%) F5
4 2 (5.56%) Sophos
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Intel
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft