Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 772 813 789
Rank change year-on-year +41 -24 +18
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 317 413 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 1.56% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 208 259 356
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,375 £73,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +20.48% -2.35%

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 22,866 26,396 28,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.66% 15.16% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17,223 20,883 22,905
UK median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £25,775 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Top 14 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 19 July 2019. 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 +12 298 £47,500 -13.64% 69
UK excluding London +22 224 £42,500 -15.00% 54
London +44 91 £57,500 -4.17% 21
South East +29 85 £47,500 -9.52% 13
North of England +34 48 £47,500 +1.06% 12
East of England +37 38 £37,500 -40.00% 8
North West +30 27 £48,750 -18.75% 8
West Midlands +14 26 £33,750 -4.93% 8
Midlands +11 26 £33,750 -11.76% 9
Yorkshire +15 14 £47,000 - 3
Wales +18 9 £38,500 +48.08% 4
Scotland +14 9 £48,750 +3.72% 2
South West -31 9 £36,250 -9.38% 6
North East - 7 - - 1

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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.

1 156 (49.21%) Cisco
2 155 (48.90%) DNS
3 142 (44.79%) Firewall
4 127 (40.06%) BGP
5 121 (38.17%) Cisco Certification
6 111 (35.02%) OSPF
7 110 (34.70%) Linux
8 102 (32.18%) DHCP
9 99 (31.23%) MPLS
10 93 (29.34%) WAN
11 91 (28.71%) Windows
11 91 (28.71%) CCNP
11 91 (28.71%) TCP/IP
12 89 (28.08%) VPN
13 84 (26.50%) SMTP
14 83 (26.18%) VMware
15 79 (24.92%) LAN
16 74 (23.34%) HTTP
17 73 (23.03%) ITIL
18 69 (21.77%) Python
19 66 (20.82%) Wireless
19 66 (20.82%) Degree
20 64 (20.19%) Active Directory
20 64 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
21 63 (19.87%) Internet
22 56 (17.67%) Microsoft
22 56 (17.67%) Data Centre
23 55 (17.35%) Juniper
23 55 (17.35%) SAN
24 54 (17.03%) LDAP

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 28 (8.83%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.42%) IIS
3 10 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (2.84%) Apache
5 8 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.21%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.89%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.26%) nginx
9 3 (0.95%) Confluence
10 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (3.79%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.84%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (8.20%) SaaS
4 18 (5.68%) IaaS
4 18 (5.68%) Office 365
5 4 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.26%) GitHub
6 3 (0.95%) PaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Akamai
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 155 (48.90%) DNS
2 142 (44.79%) Firewall
3 127 (40.06%) BGP
4 111 (35.02%) OSPF
5 102 (32.18%) DHCP
6 99 (31.23%) MPLS
7 93 (29.34%) WAN
8 91 (28.71%) TCP/IP
9 89 (28.08%) VPN
10 84 (26.50%) SMTP
11 79 (24.92%) LAN
12 74 (23.34%) HTTP
13 66 (20.82%) Wireless
14 63 (19.87%) Internet
15 55 (17.35%) SAN
16 52 (16.40%) EIGRP
17 50 (15.77%) IPsec
18 49 (15.46%) VoIP
19 46 (14.51%) Cisco ASA
20 43 (13.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.52%) MySQL
2 22 (6.94%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.73%) MariaDB
4 11 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.26%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.26%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.95%) Big Data
7 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (9.78%) Subversion
2 29 (9.15%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.10%) Selenium
4 10 (3.15%) Fiddler
4 10 (3.15%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.15%) SpecFlow
5 9 (2.84%) JIRA
6 7 (2.21%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (1.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.95%) WinDbg
9 2 (0.63%) Valgrind
10 1 (0.32%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.32%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.32%) CMake
10 1 (0.32%) GDB
10 1 (0.32%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.32%) GitLab
10 1 (0.32%) MSI
10 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (13.88%) Finance
2 23 (7.26%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.73%) Retail
4 13 (4.10%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.26%) Legal
5 4 (1.26%) Welsh Language
6 3 (0.95%) Military
7 2 (0.63%) Automotive
7 2 (0.63%) Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) French Language
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (28.39%) Network Engineer
2 25 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
3 23 (7.26%) Security Engineer
4 22 (6.94%) Administrator
5 20 (6.31%) Network Support
6 19 (5.99%) Analyst
6 19 (5.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (5.99%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (5.68%) Network Security Engineer
8 17 (5.36%) Architect
8 17 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
8 17 (5.36%) IP Engineer
8 17 (5.36%) Support Engineer
9 16 (5.05%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (4.73%) Developer
10 15 (4.73%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (4.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 13 (4.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 13 (4.10%) Network Analyst
12 12 (3.79%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (17.03%) LDAP
2 39 (12.30%) 802.1X
3 14 (4.42%) LAMP
4 12 (3.79%) XML
5 11 (3.47%) .NET
6 7 (2.21%) AngularJS
6 7 (2.21%) React
7 6 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (1.89%) HTML
8 5 (1.58%) LAPP Stack
8 5 (1.58%) Node.js
8 5 (1.58%) REST
9 4 (1.26%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.26%) jQuery
9 4 (1.26%) POSIX
9 4 (1.26%) Spring
9 4 (1.26%) Web Services
9 4 (1.26%) Yocto
10 3 (0.95%) Qt
10 3 (0.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (17.67%) Data Centre
2 35 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (8.83%) Replication
4 24 (7.57%) PKI
5 22 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (5.05%) Management Information System
7 15 (4.73%) Public Cloud
8 12 (3.79%) IPTV
9 11 (3.47%) Clustering
10 10 (3.15%) MPEG
10 10 (3.15%) Video\Live Streaming
11 6 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (1.58%) ASIC
12 5 (1.58%) BBC
12 5 (1.58%) CMDB
12 5 (1.58%) Device Driver
12 5 (1.58%) Handset
13 4 (1.26%) Fibre Optics
13 4 (1.26%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 110 (34.70%) Linux
2 91 (28.71%) Windows
3 42 (13.25%) Windows Server
4 34 (10.73%) CentOS
5 26 (8.20%) Ubuntu
6 23 (7.26%) Debian
7 21 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (6.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (5.36%) Windows 10
9 17 (5.36%) Windows 7
10 13 (4.10%) Unix
11 12 (3.79%) Solaris
12 10 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (2.21%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.95%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.95%) uClinux
15 2 (0.63%) AIX
15 2 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (23.03%) ITIL
2 64 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
3 46 (14.51%) Network Management
4 43 (13.56%) Network Design
5 38 (11.99%) Project Management
6 35 (11.04%) DevOps
7 33 (10.41%) Network Monitoring
8 29 (9.15%) Load Balancing
9 27 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (8.20%) Computer Science
11 25 (7.89%) Information Security
11 25 (7.89%) Service Delivery
12 22 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 21 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (6.62%) ITIL V3
13 21 (6.62%) Kalman Filter
13 21 (6.62%) Presales
14 20 (6.31%) Collaborative Working
14 20 (6.31%) Customer Requirements
14 20 (6.31%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 69 (21.77%) Python
2 45 (14.20%) Perl
3 39 (12.30%) Bash Shell
4 38 (11.99%) PowerShell
5 30 (9.46%) SQL
6 22 (6.94%) C
7 17 (5.36%) C#
7 17 (5.36%) C++
8 16 (5.05%) Java
9 10 (3.15%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.15%) PHP
9 10 (3.15%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.15%) VBScript
10 3 (0.95%) Go
10 3 (0.95%) Ruby
10 3 (0.95%) VBA
11 2 (0.63%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.32%) Korn
12 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 121 (38.17%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (28.71%) CCNP
3 66 (20.82%) Degree
4 47 (14.83%) CCNA
5 35 (11.04%) CCIE
6 22 (6.94%) Security Cleared
7 21 (6.62%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (5.68%) SC Cleared
9 15 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (4.73%) RHCE
10 14 (4.42%) CCDP
11 13 (4.10%) LPIC
11 13 (4.10%) RHCT
12 9 (2.84%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 8 (2.52%) MCSE
14 7 (2.21%) DV Cleared
14 7 (2.21%) JNCIP
14 7 (2.21%) MCITP
15 6 (1.89%) JNCIS
16 5 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (7.26%) SLA
3 14 (4.42%) GDPR
4 9 (2.84%) PCI DSS
5 8 (2.52%) ISO 22301
5 8 (2.52%) ISO 9001
6 6 (1.89%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (1.89%) QA
7 4 (1.26%) PMO
8 3 (0.95%) ISO 31000
9 2 (0.63%) COBIT
9 2 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.63%) NIST
10 1 (0.32%) GPG13
10 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 64 (20.19%) Active Directory
2 38 (11.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.15%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.84%) Docker
4 9 (2.84%) KVM
4 9 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (2.84%) vSphere
5 7 (2.21%) iptables
5 7 (2.21%) XenApp
6 6 (1.89%) DRBD
6 6 (1.89%) GlusterFS
6 6 (1.89%) VirtualBox
7 5 (1.58%) Firmware
7 5 (1.58%) Samba
8 4 (1.26%) NFS
8 4 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.95%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.63%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.63%) QEMU
11 1 (0.32%) LXC
Systems Management
1 35 (11.04%) Puppet
2 28 (8.83%) Nagios
3 22 (6.94%) Ansible
4 16 (5.05%) ZABBIX
5 9 (2.84%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (2.84%) SCCM
6 8 (2.52%) SCOM
7 7 (2.21%) WSUS
8 6 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (1.89%) Galera Cluster
8 6 (1.89%) vRealize
9 5 (1.58%) FortiGate
9 5 (1.58%) Perfmon
9 5 (1.58%) Proxmox
9 5 (1.58%) TrustSec
10 4 (1.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (1.26%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.26%) RANCID
10 4 (1.26%) SELinux
10 4 (1.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 156 (49.21%) Cisco
2 83 (26.18%) VMware
3 56 (17.67%) Microsoft
4 55 (17.35%) Juniper
5 51 (16.09%) Red Hat
6 46 (14.51%) F5
7 36 (11.36%) SolarWinds
8 35 (11.04%) CheckPoint
9 33 (10.41%) Palo Alto
10 30 (9.46%) Meraki
11 26 (8.20%) Dell
12 25 (7.89%) Fortinet
13 18 (5.68%) HP
14 16 (5.05%) Aruba
14 16 (5.05%) Huawei
15 13 (4.10%) BT
15 13 (4.10%) Ruckus Wireless
16 12 (3.79%) EMC
17 11 (3.47%) Extreme Networks
17 11 (3.47%) Symantec