Period
to 21 October 2017

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

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 806 777 844
Rank change year-on-year -29 +67 -77
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 385 477 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 1.48% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 300 350 384
UK median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,975 £30,000 £26,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 27810 32271 36695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.98% 16.89% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22561 26489 30264
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 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
England -32 356 £45,000 -5.26% 11
UK excluding London -47 227 £45,000 - 14
London +34 148 £51,000 -2.86% 1
South East -20 88 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North of England +9 69 £45,000 +8.43%
North West -33 36 £45,000 -6.01%
Midlands +41 31 £43,750 +16.67% 1
West Midlands +22 30 £43,750 +16.67% 1
Yorkshire +28 25 £45,000 +8.43%
South West -1 24 £45,000 - 3
Wales +22 8 £35,250 -6.00%
North East - 8 £25,000 -
Northern Ireland - 7 £40,000 - 1
East of England -2 5 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Scotland -8 5 £46,500 +14.81% 3
East Midlands +34 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, 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.

1 201 (52.21%) Cisco
2 186 (48.31%) Firewall
3 176 (45.71%) DNS
4 156 (40.52%) Linux
4 156 (40.52%) VMware
5 155 (40.26%) TCP/IP
6 152 (39.48%) Windows
7 146 (37.92%) VPN
8 134 (34.81%) WAN
9 131 (34.03%) BGP
10 129 (33.51%) DHCP
11 127 (32.99%) Cisco Certification
12 124 (32.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 121 (31.43%) LAN
14 118 (30.65%) OSPF
15 103 (26.75%) Microsoft
16 102 (26.49%) MPLS
17 98 (25.45%) VLAN
18 97 (25.19%) Python
19 94 (24.42%) Active Directory
20 93 (24.16%) SSL
21 89 (23.12%) CCNP
21 89 (23.12%) IPsec
22 88 (22.86%) ITIL
22 88 (22.86%) Data Centre
23 86 (22.34%) Load Balancing
24 85 (22.08%) Puppet
25 82 (21.30%) Bash Shell
26 80 (20.78%) Wireless
27 78 (20.26%) Juniper

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 49 (12.73%) Apache
2 37 (9.61%) MS Exchange
3 19 (4.94%) IIS
4 18 (4.68%) Tomcat
5 17 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (3.64%) nginx
7 11 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.60%) SharePoint
9 9 (2.34%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.82%) JBoss
11 6 (1.56%) Confluence
12 4 (1.04%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.04%) Skype for Business
12 4 (1.04%) uWSGI
13 3 (0.78%) Jetty
13 3 (0.78%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.26%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 58 (15.06%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.64%) Amazon S3
4 13 (3.38%) Amazon ELB
4 13 (3.38%) Office 365
5 12 (3.12%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (2.86%) Route 53
7 6 (1.56%) IaaS
8 3 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.52%) G Suite
9 2 (0.52%) SaaS
9 2 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.26%) Akamai
10 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 186 (48.31%) Firewall
2 176 (45.71%) DNS
3 155 (40.26%) TCP/IP
4 146 (37.92%) VPN
5 134 (34.81%) WAN
6 131 (34.03%) BGP
7 129 (33.51%) DHCP
8 121 (31.43%) LAN
9 118 (30.65%) OSPF
10 102 (26.49%) MPLS
11 98 (25.45%) VLAN
12 93 (24.16%) SSL
13 89 (23.12%) IPsec
14 80 (20.78%) Wireless
15 75 (19.48%) Ethernet
16 66 (17.14%) Network Security
16 66 (17.14%) VoIP
17 65 (16.88%) HTTP
18 61 (15.84%) SAN
19 57 (14.81%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.43%) MySQL
2 27 (7.01%) SQL Server
3 18 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (3.90%) MariaDB
5 12 (3.12%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (2.86%) DB2
7 8 (2.08%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.82%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.04%) Big Data
9 4 (1.04%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.04%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.78%) Blockchain
10 3 (0.78%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (0.78%) Redis
10 3 (0.78%) Riak
10 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (8.05%) JIRA
2 27 (7.01%) Git (software)
3 26 (6.75%) Jenkins
4 24 (6.23%) Subversion
5 14 (3.64%) Ant
5 14 (3.64%) Maven
5 14 (3.64%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (2.86%) Redmine
6 11 (2.86%) Toad
7 4 (1.04%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.78%) CppUnit
8 3 (0.78%) GDB
8 3 (0.78%) GitLab
8 3 (0.78%) Hudson
8 3 (0.78%) JUnit
8 3 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.78%) Travis CI
8 3 (0.78%) Valgrind
8 3 (0.78%) XMLSpy
General
1 53 (13.77%) Finance
2 42 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.60%) Billing
3 10 (2.60%) Financial Institution
4 9 (2.34%) Retail
5 8 (2.08%) Games
6 7 (1.82%) Banking
6 7 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.56%) Marketing
7 6 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.30%) Electronics
8 5 (1.30%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.78%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.52%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 123 (31.95%) Network Engineer
2 46 (11.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 46 (11.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 36 (9.35%) Analyst
4 26 (6.75%) Cisco Engineer
4 26 (6.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 25 (6.49%) Linux Engineer
6 23 (5.97%) Administrator
7 21 (5.45%) Consultant
7 21 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
8 20 (5.19%) IT Engineer
9 15 (3.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 15 (3.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (3.90%) Network Administrator
9 15 (3.90%) Network Analyst
9 15 (3.90%) Network Support
9 15 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (3.64%) Developer
10 14 (3.64%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.09%) 802.1X
2 25 (6.49%) HTML
2 25 (6.49%) LAMP
3 18 (4.68%) CSS
4 17 (4.42%) Web Services
5 16 (4.16%) STL
6 12 (3.12%) REST
7 11 (2.86%) SOAP
8 10 (2.60%) Java EE
9 9 (2.34%) XML
10 7 (1.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 7 (1.82%) Django
10 7 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
11 6 (1.56%) Elastic Stack
11 6 (1.56%) Hibernate
11 6 (1.56%) HTML5
11 6 (1.56%) JPA
11 6 (1.56%) RESTful
12 5 (1.30%) jQuery
12 5 (1.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 88 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.23%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.94%) Replication
4 15 (3.90%) Clustering
5 14 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 13 (3.38%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.12%) CMDB
7 12 (3.12%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.34%) FlexPod
9 8 (2.08%) Fintech
9 8 (2.08%) PKI
10 7 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
10 7 (1.82%) Life Science
11 6 (1.56%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.56%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.30%) Public Cloud
13 4 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 4 (1.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 156 (40.52%) Linux
2 152 (39.48%) Windows
3 58 (15.06%) Windows Server
4 54 (14.03%) Unix
5 42 (10.91%) CentOS
6 38 (9.87%) Debian
7 32 (8.31%) Ubuntu
8 27 (7.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (7.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (6.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (3.38%) VMS
12 9 (2.34%) Solaris
13 6 (1.56%) Windows 7
14 5 (1.30%) Windows XP
15 4 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (1.04%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.52%) Android
17 2 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (22.86%) ITIL
2 86 (22.34%) Load Balancing
3 54 (14.03%) Network Management
4 51 (13.25%) Configuration Management
5 44 (11.43%) Change Management
6 41 (10.65%) Mentoring
7 40 (10.39%) DevOps
8 37 (9.61%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (9.35%) Network Monitoring
10 35 (9.09%) High Availability
11 34 (8.83%) Service Management
12 33 (8.57%) Migration
13 31 (8.05%) ITIL V3
14 29 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (7.27%) Project Management
16 27 (7.01%) ITSM
16 27 (7.01%) Kalman Filter
17 24 (6.23%) Open Source
18 23 (5.97%) Network Design
18 23 (5.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 97 (25.19%) Python
2 82 (21.30%) Bash Shell
3 58 (15.06%) PowerShell
3 58 (15.06%) SQL
4 55 (14.29%) Perl
5 52 (13.51%) Java
6 39 (10.13%) Ruby
7 35 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 32 (8.31%) C
9 27 (7.01%) PHP
10 25 (6.49%) C++
11 20 (5.19%) Shell Script
12 16 (4.16%) C#
13 11 (2.86%) Korn
14 7 (1.82%) Embedded C
15 4 (1.04%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.78%) Go
16 3 (0.78%) Groovy
16 3 (0.78%) Scala
17 2 (0.52%) Lua
Qualifications
1 127 (32.99%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (23.12%) CCNP
3 54 (14.03%) CCNA
4 41 (10.65%) Degree
5 27 (7.01%) Security Cleared
6 24 (6.23%) CCIE
7 22 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (5.19%) MCSE
9 16 (4.16%) CISSP
10 15 (3.90%) JNCIP
10 15 (3.90%) SANS
11 13 (3.38%) CCDP
12 11 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
12 11 (2.86%) DV Cleared
12 11 (2.86%) GIAC
12 11 (2.86%) Linux+ Certification
12 11 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
12 11 (2.86%) SC Cleared
12 11 (2.86%) Security+ Certification
12 11 (2.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.23%) PCI DSS
2 23 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (4.94%) SLA
4 13 (3.38%) QA
5 10 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (1.56%) GDPR
7 5 (1.30%) ISO 22301
8 4 (1.04%) Def Stans
8 4 (1.04%) PMO
9 3 (0.78%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 124 (32.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (24.42%) Active Directory
3 28 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 27 (7.01%) vSphere
5 21 (5.45%) NFS
5 21 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (3.90%) XenServer
7 12 (3.12%) Samba
7 12 (3.12%) Virtual Servers
7 12 (3.12%) VMware NSX
8 11 (2.86%) Docker
9 10 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (2.60%) ProxySG
10 8 (2.08%) Ceph
10 8 (2.08%) Firmware
11 7 (1.82%) KVM
11 7 (1.82%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.04%) BIND 9
12 4 (1.04%) Postfix
12 4 (1.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 85 (22.08%) Puppet
2 77 (20.00%) Nagios
3 40 (10.39%) Ansible
4 31 (8.05%) WMI
5 28 (7.27%) SCCM
6 25 (6.49%) ZABBIX
7 22 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
8 21 (5.45%) Cacti
9 14 (3.64%) Cisco Prime
9 14 (3.64%) Salt
10 13 (3.38%) RANCID
10 13 (3.38%) Rsyslog
10 13 (3.38%) vCenter Server
11 12 (3.12%) OpenNMS
12 11 (2.86%) Icinga
12 11 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
12 11 (2.86%) SCOM
12 11 (2.86%) SELinux
13 9 (2.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 8 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 201 (52.21%) Cisco
2 156 (40.52%) VMware
3 103 (26.75%) Microsoft
4 78 (20.26%) Juniper
5 65 (16.88%) F5
6 58 (15.06%) HP
7 51 (13.25%) SolarWinds
8 45 (11.69%) CheckPoint
9 40 (10.39%) Red Hat
10 38 (9.87%) Palo Alto
11 34 (8.83%) Riverbed
12 30 (7.79%) Dell
13 29 (7.53%) Aruba
14 28 (7.27%) Citrix
15 25 (6.49%) NetApp
16 22 (5.71%) Oracle
17 20 (5.19%) Brocade
17 20 (5.19%) Fortinet
18 18 (4.68%) EMC
18 18 (4.68%) Meraki