Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Systems Network Architecture (SNA)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1202 1210 1299
Rank change year-on-year +8 +89 +39
Permanent jobs citing SNA 4 33 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.017% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.014% 0.10% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 28309 32038 36151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.65% 16.96% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22925 26230 29899
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 4 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 21 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London -1 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Northern Ireland - 3 £50,000 -
London +20 1 - - 1
England +12 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) LPAR
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) CICS
3 2 (50.00%) zOS
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) Telnet
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (25.00%) Meraki
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA

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 2 (50.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) Telnet
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) LPAR
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki