Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 735 798 812
Rank change year-on-year +63 +14 +18
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 103 187 321
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 1.09% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 86 144 222
10th Percentile £38,000 £32,500 £28,325
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% +9.47% -9.52%
75th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +25.00% -20.00%

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 10,765 17,167 22,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.96% 15.08% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8,197 13,725 17,682
10th Percentile £28,575 £26,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £34,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,500 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Top 15 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 13 April 2021. 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 +37 97 £55,000 +6.80% 31
London +72 50 £57,000 -5.00% 6
UK excluding London +61 50 £49,000 -2.00% 29
North of England +64 31 £57,500 +17.35% 5
North West +47 19 £70,000 +40.31% 2
Work from Home -117 12 £60,000 +26.32% 3
Yorkshire +11 8 £43,750 -2.78% 2
South East +38 7 £52,500 +10.53% 7
South West +23 6 £48,250 +10.29% 8
North East +18 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Scotland - 3 £52,500 -
East of England +53 1 - - 2
Midlands +29 1 - - 3
Wales +27 1 £38,500 -26.67% 4
West Midlands +14 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 59 (57.28%) Firewall
2 56 (54.37%) VPN
3 54 (52.43%) Linux
4 48 (46.60%) Cisco
5 47 (45.63%) DNS
5 47 (45.63%) BGP
6 38 (36.89%) TCP/IP
6 38 (36.89%) LAN
7 37 (35.92%) DHCP
8 34 (33.01%) WAN
9 32 (31.07%) Ansible
10 31 (30.10%) Python
11 29 (28.16%) Cisco Certification
11 29 (28.16%) Data Centre
12 28 (27.18%) Windows
13 26 (25.24%) CCNP
13 26 (25.24%) OSPF
14 25 (24.27%) MPLS
14 25 (24.27%) Microsoft
15 24 (23.30%) Azure
15 24 (23.30%) Puppet
15 24 (23.30%) High Availability
16 23 (22.33%) DevOps
16 23 (22.33%) Network Monitoring
16 23 (22.33%) Juniper
16 23 (22.33%) Telecoms
16 23 (22.33%) Network Security
17 21 (20.39%) IPsec
17 21 (20.39%) VMware
17 21 (20.39%) JavaScript

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 16 (15.53%) IIS
2 15 (14.56%) Apache
3 14 (13.59%) nginx
3 14 (13.59%) Tomcat
4 11 (10.68%) ejabberd
5 7 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (5.83%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.88%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.91%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (5.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.30%) Azure
2 17 (16.50%) AWS
3 10 (9.71%) SaaS
4 8 (7.77%) IaaS
5 7 (6.80%) GCP
5 7 (6.80%) Microsoft 365
6 6 (5.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (5.83%) Route 53
6 6 (5.83%) Slack
7 5 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (4.85%) AWS Direct Connect
8 3 (2.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (2.91%) Amazon GuardDuty
8 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.91%) PaaS
9 2 (1.94%) Cloudflare
9 2 (1.94%) Google Workspace
10 1 (0.97%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 1 (0.97%) GitHub
10 1 (0.97%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 59 (57.28%) Firewall
2 56 (54.37%) VPN
3 47 (45.63%) BGP
3 47 (45.63%) DNS
4 38 (36.89%) LAN
4 38 (36.89%) TCP/IP
5 37 (35.92%) DHCP
6 34 (33.01%) WAN
7 26 (25.24%) OSPF
8 25 (24.27%) MPLS
9 23 (22.33%) Network Security
10 21 (20.39%) IPsec
11 20 (19.42%) Internet
11 20 (19.42%) VLAN
12 18 (17.48%) SD-WAN
13 16 (15.53%) SSL
14 15 (14.56%) HTTP
14 15 (14.56%) Wireless
15 14 (13.59%) Ethernet
15 14 (13.59%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) RDBMS
2 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.88%) Big Data
4 4 (3.88%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.91%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.91%) HBase
5 3 (2.91%) Impala
5 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.71%) JIRA
2 9 (8.74%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.83%) Subversion
4 2 (1.94%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.97%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.97%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (22.33%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.68%) Games
3 4 (3.88%) Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Finance
5 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.94%) Publishing
6 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (35.92%) Network Engineer
2 11 (10.68%) Network Systems Engineer
2 11 (10.68%) Senior Network Engineer
2 11 (10.68%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (6.80%) Software Engineer
5 6 (5.83%) Analyst
5 6 (5.83%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (5.83%) Developer
5 6 (5.83%) Java Developer
5 6 (5.83%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Architect
7 4 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Security Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Site Engineer
8 3 (2.91%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Team Leader
8 3 (2.91%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.56%) XMPP
2 6 (5.83%) Hibernate
2 6 (5.83%) REST
2 6 (5.83%) Spring
3 5 (4.85%) 802.1X
3 5 (4.85%) React
4 4 (3.88%) Kafka
4 4 (3.88%) SOAP
5 3 (2.91%) LDAP
5 3 (2.91%) SAML
6 2 (1.94%) .NET
6 2 (1.94%) COM+
6 2 (1.94%) RESTful
6 2 (1.94%) Web Services
7 1 (0.97%) CSS
7 1 (0.97%) HTML
7 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.16%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (4.85%) Replication
6 3 (2.91%) PKI
7 2 (1.94%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.97%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (0.97%) FMCG
8 1 (0.97%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 54 (52.43%) Linux
2 28 (27.18%) Windows
3 14 (13.59%) Debian
4 10 (9.71%) Ubuntu
5 9 (8.74%) CentOS
6 7 (6.80%) Mac OS X
6 7 (6.80%) Unix
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.94%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.97%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.30%) High Availability
2 23 (22.33%) DevOps
2 23 (22.33%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (16.50%) Computer Science
3 17 (16.50%) Load Balancing
4 16 (15.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (15.53%) Open Source
5 15 (14.56%) ITIL
5 15 (14.56%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (13.59%) Architectural Design
7 13 (12.62%) Configuration Management
7 13 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (11.65%) Network Management
8 12 (11.65%) Procedural Programming
9 11 (10.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 11 (10.68%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (8.74%) Network Design
11 8 (7.77%) Analytics
11 8 (7.77%) Identity Management
11 8 (7.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.10%) Python
2 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
3 18 (17.48%) SQL
4 17 (16.50%) Perl
5 16 (15.53%) Bash Shell
6 15 (14.56%) Go
7 14 (13.59%) PHP
8 13 (12.62%) Java
9 11 (10.68%) C
9 11 (10.68%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.91%) Ruby
12 2 (1.94%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.97%) AWK
13 1 (0.97%) Lua
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (25.24%) CCNP
3 17 (16.50%) Degree
4 13 (12.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (10.68%) CCNA
6 7 (6.80%) JNCIA
7 6 (5.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (5.83%) JNCIP
8 4 (3.88%) CCIE
9 2 (1.94%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.94%) CISA
9 2 (1.94%) CISSP
9 2 (1.94%) CRISC
9 2 (1.94%) MCSE
9 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.97%) CWNA
10 1 (0.97%) GCIA
10 1 (0.97%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.59%) SLA
2 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (2.91%) QA
3 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.97%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (18.45%) iptables
2 15 (14.56%) Active Directory
3 14 (13.59%) KVM
3 14 (13.59%) QEMU
4 13 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (10.68%) Kamailio
5 11 (10.68%) Postfix
6 4 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.94%) Firmware
7 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.94%) NLBS
8 1 (0.97%) Docker
8 1 (0.97%) NFS
8 1 (0.97%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 32 (31.07%) Ansible
2 24 (23.30%) Puppet
3 19 (18.45%) ZABBIX
4 16 (15.53%) Nagios
5 14 (13.59%) Galera Cluster
5 14 (13.59%) HAProxy
6 7 (6.80%) Grafana
6 7 (6.80%) Nmap
7 6 (5.83%) Cacti
7 6 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (4.85%) Icinga
9 4 (3.88%) Nessus
9 4 (3.88%) WMI
10 2 (1.94%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.97%) Netcool
11 1 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 48 (46.60%) Cisco
2 25 (24.27%) Microsoft
3 23 (22.33%) Juniper
4 21 (20.39%) VMware
5 14 (13.59%) Fortinet
5 14 (13.59%) GENBAND
5 14 (13.59%) HP
5 14 (13.59%) Mitel
5 14 (13.59%) Percona
5 14 (13.59%) SonicWALL
6 11 (10.68%) Nortel
7 10 (9.71%) SolarWinds
8 9 (8.74%) CheckPoint
9 8 (7.77%) Palo Alto
10 7 (6.80%) Splunk
11 6 (5.83%) Avaya
11 6 (5.83%) D-Link
11 6 (5.83%) Draytek
11 6 (5.83%) Riverbed
11 6 (5.83%) Sybase