Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 793 810 789
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21 +72
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 369 390 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 1.40% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 268 304 352
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.76% -0.53%
10th Percentile £33,675 £30,293 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 24,490 27,823 32,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.89% 15.91% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19,386 22,658 26,444
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 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 +17 351 £55,000 +22.22% 61
UK excluding London +10 218 £47,500 +5.56% 53
London +26 142 £60,000 +17.65% 13
East of England +81 65 £60,000 +4.35% 15
South East -20 56 £52,500 +16.67% 15
Midlands +23 36 £70,000 +60.00% 6
South West +4 33 £40,000 -11.11% 4
North of England -26 26 £46,000 +2.22% 8
West Midlands +29 25 £70,000 +60.00% 5
Yorkshire +18 13 £44,500 -1.11% 3
North West -14 13 £72,500 +61.11% 5
East Midlands +2 11 £50,000 - 1
Scotland +3 6 £42,500 -8.60%
Wales -7 3 £38,625 +9.57% 5

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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.

1 175 (47.43%) Firewall
2 170 (46.07%) Cisco
3 161 (43.63%) Linux
4 148 (40.11%) TCP/IP
5 137 (37.13%) Windows
6 135 (36.59%) DNS
7 122 (33.06%) Cisco Certification
8 116 (31.44%) DHCP
9 104 (28.18%) Python
10 102 (27.64%) VMware
10 102 (27.64%) Data Centre
11 101 (27.37%) Microsoft
12 97 (26.29%) Active Directory
13 95 (25.75%) Degree
14 88 (23.85%) CCNP
15 87 (23.58%) Finance
16 86 (23.31%) OSPF
16 86 (23.31%) VPN
17 85 (23.04%) LAN
17 85 (23.04%) MPLS
18 84 (22.76%) BGP
19 83 (22.49%) IPsec
20 82 (22.22%) WAN
21 72 (19.51%) Ethernet
21 72 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
22 71 (19.24%) Problem-Solving
23 70 (18.97%) Juniper
24 69 (18.70%) Network Security
25 68 (18.43%) Bash Shell
26 64 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure

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 30 (8.13%) IIS
2 19 (5.15%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.52%) Apache
3 13 (3.52%) Confluence
4 11 (2.98%) nginx
4 11 (2.98%) OpenStack
4 11 (2.98%) WebLogic
4 11 (2.98%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.17%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.90%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.63%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.81%) Mattermost
9 3 (0.81%) XWiki
10 2 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.27%) CMS
11 1 (0.27%) JBoss
11 1 (0.27%) Smallworld
Applications
1 9 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.98%) Documaker
2 4 (1.08%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.54%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 48 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (7.86%) GitHub
4 20 (5.42%) Office 365
5 18 (4.88%) IaaS
6 16 (4.34%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.71%) G Suite
8 9 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (2.17%) Amazon S3
10 7 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (1.90%) Serverless
11 6 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (1.08%) CloudFront
13 4 (1.08%) Route 53
14 3 (0.81%) SaaS
15 2 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 175 (47.43%) Firewall
2 148 (40.11%) TCP/IP
3 135 (36.59%) DNS
4 116 (31.44%) DHCP
5 86 (23.31%) OSPF
5 86 (23.31%) VPN
6 85 (23.04%) LAN
6 85 (23.04%) MPLS
7 84 (22.76%) BGP
8 83 (22.49%) IPsec
9 82 (22.22%) WAN
10 72 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
10 72 (19.51%) Ethernet
11 69 (18.70%) Network Security
12 54 (14.63%) VLAN
13 50 (13.55%) SSH
14 49 (13.28%) Cisco Nexus
15 48 (13.01%) SSL
16 44 (11.92%) HTTP
17 38 (10.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.15%) Big Data
3 15 (4.07%) MongoDB
4 13 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (2.98%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (2.44%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.90%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.63%) MySQL
9 4 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.08%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.54%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.54%) Electronic Patient Records
11 2 (0.54%) Power BI
11 2 (0.54%) Redis
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 45 (12.20%) JIRA
2 18 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 16 (4.34%) Sonatype Nexus
4 15 (4.07%) Redmine
5 11 (2.98%) Gerrit
6 9 (2.44%) Subversion
7 6 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.08%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.08%) LabVIEW
8 4 (1.08%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.81%) GDB
9 3 (0.81%) GoCD
9 3 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.81%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.54%) Hudson
10 2 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.54%) Valgrind
General
1 87 (23.58%) Finance
2 44 (11.92%) Banking
3 35 (9.49%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.23%) Advertising
4 23 (6.23%) Retail
5 16 (4.34%) Games
6 13 (3.52%) Financial Institution
7 12 (3.25%) Investment Banking
7 12 (3.25%) Multimedia
8 11 (2.98%) Legal
9 9 (2.44%) Manufacturing
10 8 (2.17%) Electronics
11 4 (1.08%) Law
11 4 (1.08%) Marketing
11 4 (1.08%) Publishing
12 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 106 (28.73%) Network Engineer
2 43 (11.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 34 (9.21%) Security Engineer
3 34 (9.21%) Senior Network Engineer
4 26 (7.05%) Linux Engineer
5 24 (6.50%) Platform Engineer
6 23 (6.23%) Analyst
7 22 (5.96%) Architect
8 19 (5.15%) Administrator
9 17 (4.61%) DevOps Engineer
10 16 (4.34%) Cisco Engineer
10 16 (4.34%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (4.34%) Windows Engineer
10 16 (4.34%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (4.07%) Senior DevOps
11 15 (4.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 14 (3.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 14 (3.79%) Software Engineer
12 14 (3.79%) Support Engineer
13 12 (3.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (12.74%) 802.1X
2 24 (6.50%) HTML
3 22 (5.96%) LDAP
4 17 (4.61%) CSS
5 16 (4.34%) Elastic Stack
6 15 (4.07%) Node.js
6 15 (4.07%) Web Services
7 12 (3.25%) RESTful
7 12 (3.25%) SOAP
8 11 (2.98%) Middleware
8 11 (2.98%) YAML
9 8 (2.17%) .NET
10 6 (1.63%) XML
11 4 (1.08%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.08%) J2EE
11 4 (1.08%) POSIX
11 4 (1.08%) Spring
12 3 (0.81%) LAMP
12 3 (0.81%) Lucene
13 2 (0.54%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 102 (27.64%) Data Centre
2 48 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (11.92%) Self-Motivation
4 43 (11.65%) Computer Science
5 34 (9.21%) Management Information System
6 21 (5.69%) Cyberthreat
7 20 (5.42%) Security Operations Centre
8 17 (4.61%) PKI
9 14 (3.79%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (3.79%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (3.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 11 (2.98%) CPLD
11 11 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (2.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 11 (2.98%) Verilog
11 11 (2.98%) VHDL
12 10 (2.71%) CMDB
13 7 (1.90%) Fat Client
13 7 (1.90%) Mainframe
13 7 (1.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 161 (43.63%) Linux
2 137 (37.13%) Windows
3 61 (16.53%) Windows Server
4 46 (12.47%) Unix
5 40 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (10.30%) CentOS
8 37 (10.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (4.88%) Debian
9 18 (4.88%) Mac OS X
9 18 (4.88%) Ubuntu
10 14 (3.79%) Solaris
11 12 (3.25%) Android
12 9 (2.44%) Kali Linux
13 7 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (1.63%) Windows 10
14 6 (1.63%) Windows 7
15 5 (1.36%) SUSE
16 4 (1.08%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.54%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (19.24%) Problem-Solving
2 58 (15.72%) High Availability
3 54 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (13.82%) DevOps
5 50 (13.55%) ITIL
6 46 (12.47%) Cybersecurity
6 46 (12.47%) Network Management
7 45 (12.20%) Network Monitoring
8 42 (11.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 42 (11.38%) Project Management
9 39 (10.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 39 (10.57%) SIEM
10 36 (9.76%) Service Delivery
11 35 (9.49%) Disaster Recovery
11 35 (9.49%) Due Diligence
11 35 (9.49%) Load Balancing
11 35 (9.49%) Root Cause Analysis
12 31 (8.40%) Capacity Planning
12 31 (8.40%) Information Security
12 31 (8.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 104 (28.18%) Python
2 68 (18.43%) Bash Shell
3 50 (13.55%) C
4 48 (13.01%) SQL
5 43 (11.65%) JavaScript
6 41 (11.11%) Java
6 41 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 29 (7.86%) Perl
8 28 (7.59%) PHP
9 18 (4.88%) C++
10 16 (4.34%) C#
10 16 (4.34%) Shell Script
11 15 (4.07%) Korn
12 13 (3.52%) Embedded C
13 10 (2.71%) Ruby
14 6 (1.63%) VB
15 5 (1.36%) VBScript
16 2 (0.54%) AWK
16 2 (0.54%) Java 8
16 2 (0.54%) sed
Qualifications
1 122 (33.06%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (25.75%) Degree
3 88 (23.85%) CCNP
4 47 (12.74%) CCIE
5 46 (12.47%) CCNA
6 42 (11.38%) Computer Science Degree
7 41 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 33 (8.94%) SSCP
9 26 (7.05%) CISSP
10 24 (6.50%) SC Cleared
11 22 (5.96%) CompTIA Security+
11 22 (5.96%) Network+ Certification
12 19 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (4.88%) GCIA
13 18 (4.88%) GCIH
13 18 (4.88%) GSEC
14 16 (4.34%) DV Cleared
14 16 (4.34%) GIAC
15 15 (4.07%) JNCIP
15 15 (4.07%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.96%) SLA
2 8 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.81%) BS7799
6 2 (0.54%) ECSS
6 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.54%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.27%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.27%) GDPR
7 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 97 (26.29%) Active Directory
2 64 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.59%) Samba
4 23 (6.23%) Docker
5 21 (5.69%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (5.42%) Firmware
7 19 (5.15%) NFS
8 16 (4.34%) VMware NSX
9 15 (4.07%) Hyper-V
10 13 (3.52%) VirtualBox
11 12 (3.25%) iptables
11 12 (3.25%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (2.17%) XenApp
13 4 (1.08%) DFS Replication
13 4 (1.08%) pfSense
13 4 (1.08%) Terminal Services
13 4 (1.08%) VMware Server
13 4 (1.08%) vSphere
14 3 (0.81%) KVM
Systems Management
1 64 (17.34%) Nagios
2 54 (14.63%) Ansible
3 50 (13.55%) Puppet
4 22 (5.96%) ZABBIX
5 21 (5.69%) vCenter Server
6 20 (5.42%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (4.07%) QRadar
7 15 (4.07%) Rancher
8 14 (3.79%) FortiGate
9 11 (2.98%) Sysdig
9 11 (2.98%) vRealize
10 10 (2.71%) Kubernetes
11 9 (2.44%) Grafana
12 8 (2.17%) RANCID
12 8 (2.17%) SCOM
13 7 (1.90%) Cacti
13 7 (1.90%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (1.90%) NetBackup
13 7 (1.90%) Salt
13 7 (1.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 170 (46.07%) Cisco
2 102 (27.64%) VMware
3 101 (27.37%) Microsoft
4 70 (18.97%) Juniper
5 61 (16.53%) CheckPoint
6 60 (16.26%) F5
7 47 (12.74%) Splunk
8 45 (12.20%) Red Hat
9 42 (11.38%) Palo Alto
10 39 (10.57%) SolarWinds
11 31 (8.40%) Citrix
11 31 (8.40%) EMC
11 31 (8.40%) Fortinet
11 31 (8.40%) NetApp
12 28 (7.59%) HP
13 21 (5.69%) IBM
14 20 (5.42%) Arista
14 20 (5.42%) Oracle
15 17 (4.61%) Forcepoint
15 17 (4.61%) LogRhythm