Period
to 27 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 27 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 560 825 817
Rank change year-on-year +265 -8 +10
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 124 271 367
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 1.23% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 94 186 278
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £42,750 £33,625 £33,675
90th Percentile £75,875 £72,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -9.09% +10.00%

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 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 7,422 22,039 24,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.59% 15.70% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5,876 16,713 19,754
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £25,538 £25,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.24% - +6.25%

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SNMP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SNMP.

Salary trend for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SNMP over the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

Salary histogram for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the UK over the 6 months to 27 September 2020. 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 +254 119 £52,500 +10.53% 24
London +279 83 £60,000 -4.00% 9
UK excluding London +189 40 £50,000 +11.11% 15
North of England +164 12 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North West +119 12 £50,000 +2.56% 1
South East +155 10 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Midlands +142 7 £52,500 +27.27% 3
West Midlands +108 7 £52,500 +27.27% 3
Work from Home +61 7 £57,500 +21.05% 3
South West +127 5 £39,500 -12.22%
Wales +50 3 £27,500 -28.57%
East of England +113 2 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, 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 with a requirement for SNMP.

1 74 (59.68%) Python
2 73 (58.87%) Linux
3 67 (54.03%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (49.19%) BGP
5 57 (45.97%) Cisco
5 57 (45.97%) Wireless
6 54 (43.55%) OSPF
7 51 (41.13%) Firewall
8 47 (37.90%) DNS
9 43 (34.68%) VPN
9 43 (34.68%) CCNP
10 42 (33.87%) DHCP
11 41 (33.06%) Network Monitoring
12 40 (32.26%) Network Security
13 39 (31.45%) WAN
14 38 (30.65%) MPLS
15 37 (29.84%) Active Directory
16 36 (29.03%) LAN
16 36 (29.03%) Ansible
17 35 (28.23%) IPsec
18 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
19 32 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
19 32 (25.81%) Telecoms
19 32 (25.81%) AWS
20 31 (25.00%) Data Centre
20 31 (25.00%) Palo Alto
21 30 (24.19%) Wireshark
21 30 (24.19%) VoIP
22 29 (23.39%) Azure
22 29 (23.39%) Office 365

SNMP
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 22 (17.74%) Skype for Business
2 10 (8.06%) Confluence
3 4 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.81%) Apache
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.81%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (17.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 32 (25.81%) AWS
2 29 (23.39%) Azure
2 29 (23.39%) Office 365
3 22 (17.74%) Azure Active Directory
3 22 (17.74%) Route 53
3 22 (17.74%) Slack
4 19 (15.32%) GCP
5 6 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (4.03%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (1.61%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.81%) GitHub
8 1 (0.81%) IaaS
8 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (49.19%) BGP
2 57 (45.97%) Wireless
3 54 (43.55%) OSPF
4 51 (41.13%) Firewall
5 47 (37.90%) DNS
6 43 (34.68%) VPN
7 42 (33.87%) DHCP
8 40 (32.26%) Network Security
9 39 (31.45%) WAN
10 38 (30.65%) MPLS
11 36 (29.03%) LAN
12 35 (28.23%) IPsec
13 30 (24.19%) VoIP
13 30 (24.19%) Wireshark
14 27 (21.77%) Wi-Fi
15 24 (19.35%) Skype
16 22 (17.74%) MRTG
16 22 (17.74%) Multicast
16 22 (17.74%) RIP
16 22 (17.74%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
2 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.81%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.81%) KDB
4 1 (0.81%) Kdb+
4 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (12.10%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.03%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.81%) Redmine
4 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 32 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.26%) Banking
3 5 (4.03%) Finance
3 5 (4.03%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.23%) Electronics
5 2 (1.61%) Law
5 2 (1.61%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (43.55%) Network Engineer
2 20 (16.13%) Architect
3 19 (15.32%) Network Architect
4 10 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (8.06%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (7.26%) Design Engineer
5 9 (7.26%) Network Design Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) Site Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Python Engineer
9 4 (3.23%) Analyst
9 4 (3.23%) Development Engineer
9 4 (3.23%) Python Software Engineer
9 4 (3.23%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.23%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.23%) HTML
2 4 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (2.42%) React
3 3 (2.42%) REST
4 2 (1.61%) SAML
4 2 (1.61%) SOAP
5 1 (0.81%) Angular 2
5 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.81%) CSS
5 1 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.81%) JSON
5 1 (0.81%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.81%) LDAP
5 1 (0.81%) Vue.js
5 1 (0.81%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.87%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.42%) RSA SecurID
6 2 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.61%) PKI
6 2 (1.61%) Replication
6 2 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.61%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 1 (0.81%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.81%) Eurex
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) PMI
7 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (58.87%) Linux
2 22 (17.74%) Mac OS X
3 16 (12.90%) Windows
4 12 (9.68%) Unix
5 6 (4.84%) CentOS
5 6 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (2.42%) Kali Linux
7 3 (2.42%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (2.42%) VMS
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) Check Point GAiA
9 1 (0.81%) Debian
9 1 (0.81%) Solaris
9 1 (0.81%) SUSE
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.06%) Network Monitoring
2 23 (18.55%) DevOps
2 23 (18.55%) Identity Management
2 23 (18.55%) Security Monitoring
3 22 (17.74%) B2B
3 22 (17.74%) Performance Analysis
4 20 (16.13%) Low Latency
4 20 (16.13%) Reverse Engineering
5 19 (15.32%) Algorithmic Trading
5 19 (15.32%) Electronic Trading
5 19 (15.32%) GAP Analysis
5 19 (15.32%) High-Frequency Trading
5 19 (15.32%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 14 (11.29%) ITIL
7 12 (9.68%) Network Design
8 11 (8.87%) Network Architecture
9 10 (8.06%) SDLC
10 9 (7.26%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (7.26%) Network Management
10 9 (7.26%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 74 (59.68%) Python
2 16 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.06%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.26%) Bash Shell
4 9 (7.26%) Go
4 9 (7.26%) Perl
4 9 (7.26%) SQL
5 8 (6.45%) C++
6 7 (5.65%) Java
6 7 (5.65%) PHP
7 5 (4.03%) C
7 5 (4.03%) Ruby
7 5 (4.03%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.42%) C#
9 1 (0.81%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.81%) C-shell
9 1 (0.81%) Korn
9 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 67 (54.03%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (34.68%) CCNP
3 25 (20.16%) CCNA
4 22 (17.74%) CCIE
5 11 (8.87%) Degree
6 7 (5.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (5.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (3.23%) PhD
7 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.61%) CCIE Service Provider
8 2 (1.61%) CISSP
8 2 (1.61%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.61%) SANS
8 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.81%) CCENT
9 1 (0.81%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.81%) GCIA
9 1 (0.81%) GCIH
9 1 (0.81%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.81%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.81%) PMO
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (29.84%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.42%) Docker
4 3 (2.42%) NFS
4 3 (2.42%) vSphere
5 2 (1.61%) Firmware
5 2 (1.61%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.81%) BIND 9
6 1 (0.81%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.81%) LXC
6 1 (0.81%) vCloud
6 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.81%) zsh
Systems Management
1 36 (29.03%) Ansible
2 27 (21.77%) Nagios
3 25 (20.16%) Puppet
4 22 (17.74%) Grafana
4 22 (17.74%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.84%) Kubernetes
6 4 (3.23%) WMI
7 3 (2.42%) systemd
8 2 (1.61%) Kibana
8 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.61%) Nessus
8 2 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.61%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.81%) CASB
9 1 (0.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.81%) OpenView
9 1 (0.81%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.81%) TeMIP
9 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (45.97%) Cisco
2 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
3 31 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 27 (21.77%) Avaya
5 22 (17.74%) Riverbed
5 22 (17.74%) Splunk
6 15 (12.10%) VMware
7 11 (8.87%) Juniper
7 11 (8.87%) SolarWinds
8 10 (8.06%) HP
9 9 (7.26%) CheckPoint
9 9 (7.26%) Fortinet
10 8 (6.45%) Huawei
10 8 (6.45%) Nokia
11 5 (4.03%) F5
11 5 (4.03%) Oracle
12 4 (3.23%) Aruba
12 4 (3.23%) Meraki
12 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.42%) Dell