Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 793 709 851
Rank change year-on-year -84 +142 -125
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 376 505 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 1.70% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 261 375 356
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,066
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +6.97% +5.17%
10th Percentile £30,976 £26,250 £26,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 26,285 29,631 34,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.18% 16.74% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21,317 24,095 28,624
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Top 16 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 20 January 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
England -94 347 £49,000 +8.89% 63
UK excluding London -38 262 £45,000 +5.88% 43
South East -18 108 £50,000 +25.00% 18
London -76 108 £55,000 +7.84% 21
Midlands +32 52 £49,000 +30.67% 4
North of England -13 52 £42,250 +5.63% 7
West Midlands +34 50 £49,000 +22.50% 1
North West -29 26 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South West 0 22 £45,000 - 5
East of England +7 21 £57,500 +18.56% 8
Yorkshire +6 15 £41,500 - 1
North East - 11 £25,000 -
Scotland -31 9 £46,500 +14.81% 1
Northern Ireland - 8 £40,000 -
Wales +18 6 £40,000 -20.00%
East Midlands +21 2 £52,500 +75.00% 2

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing SNMP 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 SNMP.

1 213 (56.65%) Cisco
2 195 (51.86%) Firewall
3 183 (48.67%) DNS
4 154 (40.96%) Cisco Certification
5 146 (38.83%) VPN
6 133 (35.37%) DHCP
6 133 (35.37%) BGP
7 129 (34.31%) TCP/IP
7 129 (34.31%) Linux
8 124 (32.98%) OSPF
9 119 (31.65%) Python
10 117 (31.12%) WAN
11 115 (30.59%) LAN
12 114 (30.32%) CCNP
13 112 (29.79%) VLAN
14 107 (28.46%) VMware
15 103 (27.39%) MPLS
16 100 (26.60%) Juniper
17 88 (23.40%) Windows
18 86 (22.87%) Active Directory
19 85 (22.61%) IPsec
20 84 (22.34%) Nagios
20 84 (22.34%) Cisco ASA
20 84 (22.34%) Bash Shell
20 84 (22.34%) Puppet
20 84 (22.34%) Data Centre
21 83 (22.07%) Wireless
22 79 (21.01%) VMware Infrastructure
23 77 (20.48%) Ethernet
24 76 (20.21%) SSL

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 29 (7.71%) MS Exchange
2 26 (6.91%) Apache
3 19 (5.05%) IIS
4 15 (3.99%) nginx
4 15 (3.99%) OpenStack
4 15 (3.99%) Tomcat
5 14 (3.72%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.19%) Confluence
6 12 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (2.66%) uWSGI
8 8 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.86%) JBoss
10 4 (1.06%) GeoServer
10 4 (1.06%) WildFly
11 3 (0.80%) Jetty
11 3 (0.80%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.80%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.80%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.53%) CICS
13 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 22 (5.85%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.66%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 14 (3.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 44 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (9.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.79%) Amazon S3
4 15 (3.99%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (3.99%) Amazon ELB
5 13 (3.46%) Route 53
6 10 (2.66%) Office 365
7 8 (2.13%) SaaS
8 6 (1.60%) Akamai
8 6 (1.60%) IaaS
8 6 (1.60%) PaaS
9 3 (0.80%) GitHub
10 2 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.53%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.27%) G Suite
11 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 195 (51.86%) Firewall
2 183 (48.67%) DNS
3 146 (38.83%) VPN
4 133 (35.37%) BGP
4 133 (35.37%) DHCP
5 129 (34.31%) TCP/IP
6 124 (32.98%) OSPF
7 117 (31.12%) WAN
8 115 (30.59%) LAN
9 112 (29.79%) VLAN
10 103 (27.39%) MPLS
11 85 (22.61%) IPsec
12 84 (22.34%) Cisco ASA
13 83 (22.07%) Wireless
14 77 (20.48%) Ethernet
15 76 (20.21%) SSL
16 62 (16.49%) SMTP
17 61 (16.22%) HTTP
18 59 (15.69%) VoIP
19 56 (14.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.70%) MySQL
2 17 (4.52%) SQL Server
3 15 (3.99%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (3.46%) DB2
5 13 (3.46%) MariaDB
6 8 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.80%) Blockchain
8 3 (0.80%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (0.80%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.53%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.27%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.27%) Redis
10 1 (0.27%) Riak
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (11.70%) JIRA
2 43 (11.44%) Git (software)
3 25 (6.65%) Jenkins
3 25 (6.65%) Subversion
4 16 (4.26%) Ant
4 16 (4.26%) Maven
4 16 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
5 13 (3.46%) Redmine
5 13 (3.46%) Toad
6 7 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.33%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.06%) GDB
10 3 (0.80%) CppUnit
10 3 (0.80%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.80%) Hudson
10 3 (0.80%) JUnit
10 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.80%) Valgrind
10 3 (0.80%) XMLSpy
General
1 76 (20.21%) Finance
2 36 (9.57%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.46%) Financial Institution
4 9 (2.39%) Games
5 8 (2.13%) Billing
5 8 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.86%) Banking
7 6 (1.60%) Advertising
8 5 (1.33%) Electronics
8 5 (1.33%) Legal
8 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.06%) Retail
9 4 (1.06%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.53%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.53%) Military
10 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 118 (31.38%) Network Engineer
2 39 (10.37%) Linux Engineer
3 33 (8.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 31 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 27 (7.18%) Systems Engineer
6 26 (6.91%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (5.32%) IT Engineer
8 19 (5.05%) Cisco Engineer
8 19 (5.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 19 (5.05%) Developer
9 18 (4.79%) NOC Engineer
10 17 (4.52%) Consultant
10 17 (4.52%) Security Engineer
11 14 (3.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 14 (3.72%) Administrator
11 14 (3.72%) Architect
11 14 (3.72%) Network Manager
11 14 (3.72%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 14 (3.72%) Support Engineer
11 14 (3.72%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.77%) 802.1X
2 39 (10.37%) HTML
3 33 (8.78%) Web Services
4 31 (8.24%) CSS
5 22 (5.85%) XML
6 21 (5.59%) REST
7 19 (5.05%) LDAP
8 16 (4.26%) Django
8 16 (4.26%) LAMP
9 15 (3.99%) Java EE
9 15 (3.99%) SOAP
10 13 (3.46%) LEMP Stack
10 13 (3.46%) STL
11 10 (2.66%) FreeSWITCH
11 10 (2.66%) HTML5
11 10 (2.66%) jQuery
11 10 (2.66%) PHP-FPM
11 10 (2.66%) WSGI
12 9 (2.39%) Spring
13 8 (2.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 84 (22.34%) Data Centre
2 32 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.32%) Replication
5 19 (5.05%) PKI
6 18 (4.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 18 (4.79%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.99%) CMDB
7 15 (3.99%) Hedge funds
8 14 (3.72%) Public Cloud
9 12 (3.19%) Linux Command Line
10 11 (2.93%) Client/Server
11 10 (2.66%) Private Cloud
11 10 (2.66%) Wiki
12 9 (2.39%) Cyberthreat
13 8 (2.13%) Fintech
13 8 (2.13%) FlexPod
14 7 (1.86%) Security Operations Centre
15 4 (1.06%) Driving Licence
15 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 129 (34.31%) Linux
2 88 (23.40%) Windows
3 53 (14.10%) Unix
4 33 (8.78%) Debian
5 30 (7.98%) Windows Server
6 28 (7.45%) Ubuntu
7 21 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (5.32%) CentOS
9 15 (3.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (1.86%) Embedded Linux
12 7 (1.86%) Solaris
13 6 (1.60%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.53%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.53%) zOS
15 1 (0.27%) Android
15 1 (0.27%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.27%) SUSE
15 1 (0.27%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (20.21%) ITIL
2 68 (18.09%) Network Management
3 57 (15.16%) Configuration Management
4 56 (14.89%) Load Balancing
5 54 (14.36%) Change Management
6 51 (13.56%) Network Monitoring
7 47 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (12.50%) DevOps
8 40 (10.64%) Project Management
9 39 (10.37%) ITIL V3
10 38 (10.11%) Software Engineering
11 36 (9.57%) Mentoring
12 33 (8.78%) SIEM
13 29 (7.71%) Incident Management
13 29 (7.71%) Network Design
14 27 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (7.18%) High Availability
15 26 (6.91%) Migration
16 25 (6.65%) ITSM
17 24 (6.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 119 (31.65%) Python
2 84 (22.34%) Bash Shell
3 64 (17.02%) SQL
4 61 (16.22%) Perl
5 55 (14.63%) PowerShell
6 54 (14.36%) Java
7 48 (12.77%) PHP
8 42 (11.17%) JavaScript
9 35 (9.31%) C
10 34 (9.04%) Ruby
11 22 (5.85%) C#
12 21 (5.59%) Shell Script
13 20 (5.32%) C++
14 13 (3.46%) Korn
15 10 (2.66%) Lua
16 4 (1.06%) Embedded C
16 4 (1.06%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.80%) AWK
17 3 (0.80%) Go
17 3 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 154 (40.96%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (30.32%) CCNP
3 59 (15.69%) CCNA
4 54 (14.36%) Degree
5 31 (8.24%) CISSP
6 30 (7.98%) Security Cleared
7 28 (7.45%) CCDP
8 26 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
9 21 (5.59%) JNCIP
10 19 (5.05%) SANS
11 17 (4.52%) CompTIA Security+
11 17 (4.52%) GIAC
12 16 (4.26%) CCIE
12 16 (4.26%) MCSE
12 16 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (3.99%) SSCP
14 14 (3.72%) DV Cleared
15 13 (3.46%) Linux+ Certification
15 13 (3.46%) Network+ Certification
16 12 (3.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.18%) PCI DSS
2 15 (3.99%) QA
3 12 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.19%) SLA
4 8 (2.13%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (1.60%) GDPR
6 4 (1.06%) ISO 31000
7 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.27%) NIST 800
System Software
1 86 (22.87%) Active Directory
2 79 (21.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.12%) NFS
3 23 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (4.79%) VMware NSX
5 14 (3.72%) vSphere
6 13 (3.46%) Samba
7 12 (3.19%) Hyper-V
8 10 (2.66%) BIND 9
8 10 (2.66%) Kamailio
8 10 (2.66%) Postfix
9 9 (2.39%) Docker
9 9 (2.39%) FreeRADIUS
9 9 (2.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (2.39%) ProxySG
9 9 (2.39%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (1.33%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (1.06%) Firmware
11 4 (1.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 84 (22.34%) Nagios
1 84 (22.34%) Puppet
2 39 (10.37%) Ansible
3 30 (7.98%) Cacti
4 27 (7.18%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (5.32%) Cisco Prime
5 20 (5.32%) vCenter Server
6 19 (5.05%) SCCM
6 19 (5.05%) ZABBIX
7 17 (4.52%) RANCID
8 16 (4.26%) OpenNMS
9 15 (3.99%) Salt
10 13 (3.46%) WMI
11 12 (3.19%) QRadar
11 12 (3.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 11 (2.93%) HAProxy
13 10 (2.66%) Munin
13 10 (2.66%) SCOM
14 5 (1.33%) vRealize
15 4 (1.06%) Grafana
Vendors
1 213 (56.65%) Cisco
2 107 (28.46%) VMware
3 100 (26.60%) Juniper
4 75 (19.95%) Microsoft
5 65 (17.29%) SolarWinds
6 57 (15.16%) CheckPoint
7 55 (14.63%) HP
8 47 (12.50%) Palo Alto
9 45 (11.97%) F5
9 45 (11.97%) Splunk
10 43 (11.44%) Aruba
11 36 (9.57%) Fortinet
12 35 (9.31%) Red Hat
13 31 (8.24%) Dell
14 26 (6.91%) Meraki
15 24 (6.38%) Riverbed
16 22 (5.85%) EMC
17 21 (5.59%) NetApp
18 20 (5.32%) Oracle
19 19 (5.05%) Brocade