Period
to 6 July 2020

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 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 696 808 814
Rank change year-on-year +112 +6 -31
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 134 315 429
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 1.36% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 108 213 272
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,950 £73,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +20.48%

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 11,873 23,098 27,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.02% 15.68% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9,268 17,483 21,476
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,056
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -0.12% +2.35%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 6 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Top 13 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 6 July 2020. 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 +98 124 £50,000 +5.26% 26
London +155 72 £60,000 +4.35% 11
UK excluding London +82 60 £50,000 +17.65% 15
South East +80 24 £47,500 - 5
Work from Home +62 11 £47,500 - 1
North of England +114 10 £50,000 +7.53% 3
Midlands +96 10 £50,000 +48.15% 4
West Midlands +86 10 £50,000 +48.15% 2
North West +87 9 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Wales +16 8 £52,500 +36.36%
South West +106 4 £41,000 +17.14% 1
East of England +72 4 £57,500 +53.33% 2
North East +24 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, 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 70 (52.24%) Cisco
2 55 (41.04%) Python
3 48 (35.82%) BGP
4 47 (35.07%) Firewall
5 45 (33.58%) Linux
6 43 (32.09%) DNS
6 43 (32.09%) Network Security
7 42 (31.34%) DHCP
8 41 (30.60%) Cisco Certification
9 40 (29.85%) MPLS
10 38 (28.36%) Data Centre
11 37 (27.61%) VPN
12 32 (23.88%) WAN
12 32 (23.88%) DevOps
13 31 (23.13%) CCNP
14 30 (22.39%) OSPF
14 30 (22.39%) Broadband
14 30 (22.39%) Wireless
15 29 (21.64%) Network Design
16 28 (20.90%) IPv4
16 28 (20.90%) VRRP
16 28 (20.90%) HSRP
17 27 (20.15%) PowerShell
17 27 (20.15%) Git (software)
17 27 (20.15%) Microsoft Office
18 25 (18.66%) RSVP
19 24 (17.91%) Active Directory
19 24 (17.91%) TCP/IP
19 24 (17.91%) Telecoms
20 23 (17.16%) VPLS

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 23 (17.16%) Confluence
2 3 (2.24%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.49%) WordPress
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (20.15%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Sage 50
1 2 (1.49%) Shopify
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.16%) Azure
2 18 (13.43%) AWS
3 14 (10.45%) Office 365
4 12 (8.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (5.22%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (2.24%) GCP
7 3 (2.24%) Route 53
7 3 (2.24%) Slack
7 3 (2.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.49%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.75%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 48 (35.82%) BGP
2 47 (35.07%) Firewall
3 43 (32.09%) DNS
3 43 (32.09%) Network Security
4 42 (31.34%) DHCP
5 40 (29.85%) MPLS
6 37 (27.61%) VPN
7 32 (23.88%) WAN
8 30 (22.39%) Broadband
8 30 (22.39%) OSPF
8 30 (22.39%) Wireless
9 28 (20.90%) HSRP
9 28 (20.90%) IPv4
9 28 (20.90%) VRRP
10 25 (18.66%) RSVP
11 24 (17.91%) TCP/IP
12 23 (17.16%) VPLS
13 22 (16.42%) LAN
14 19 (14.18%) BIG-IP
14 19 (14.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.97%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.75%) Big Data
2 1 (0.75%) GIS
2 1 (0.75%) InfluxDB
2 1 (0.75%) KDB
2 1 (0.75%) Kdb+
2 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (20.15%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.22%) WinDbg
3 2 (1.49%) Burp Suite
3 2 (1.49%) Metasploit
3 2 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.75%) Redmine
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 24 (17.91%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.96%) Finance
3 8 (5.97%) Legal
4 5 (3.73%) Banking
4 5 (3.73%) Games
4 5 (3.73%) Military
5 4 (2.99%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.99%) Retail
6 3 (2.24%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.49%) Advertising
7 2 (1.49%) Electronics
7 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 58 (43.28%) Network Engineer
2 21 (15.67%) Design Engineer
2 21 (15.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 17 (12.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (8.21%) Security Engineer
5 10 (7.46%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (6.72%) Consultant
6 9 (6.72%) Developer
7 8 (5.97%) Architect
7 8 (5.97%) IT Engineer
7 8 (5.97%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 8 (5.97%) Network Architect
7 8 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) IT Security Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) Site Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 6 (4.48%) Core Network Engineer
9 6 (4.48%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.69%) 802.1X
2 6 (4.48%) REST
3 5 (3.73%) HTML
3 5 (3.73%) React
4 4 (2.99%) JSON
5 3 (2.24%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.24%) CSS
5 3 (2.24%) LDAP
5 3 (2.24%) SOAP
5 3 (2.24%) Vue.js
6 2 (1.49%) XML
7 1 (0.75%) Angular 2
7 1 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.75%) Java RMI
7 1 (0.75%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.75%) Web Services
7 1 (0.75%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (28.36%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.72%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.97%) Handset
4 6 (4.48%) Clustering
5 5 (3.73%) PKI
5 5 (3.73%) User Experience
6 3 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.24%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.24%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (2.24%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.49%) CCTV
7 2 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.49%) EPoS
7 2 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.49%) Replication
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.75%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.58%) Linux
2 22 (16.42%) Windows
3 19 (14.18%) Unix
4 15 (11.19%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.97%) CentOS
6 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.73%) Kali Linux
9 3 (2.24%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (1.49%) Solaris
10 2 (1.49%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.75%) Check Point GAiA
11 1 (0.75%) Debian
11 1 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.75%) SUSE
11 1 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.88%) DevOps
2 29 (21.64%) Network Design
3 21 (15.67%) Test Planning
4 18 (13.43%) High Availability
4 18 (13.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 18 (13.43%) Network Management
5 15 (11.19%) ITIL
6 12 (8.96%) Configuration Management
6 12 (8.96%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (8.21%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (8.21%) Technical Leadership
8 10 (7.46%) SDLC
9 9 (6.72%) Low Latency
9 9 (6.72%) Open Source
10 8 (5.97%) Identity Management
10 8 (5.97%) Network Architecture
10 8 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (5.97%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 55 (41.04%) Python
2 27 (20.15%) PowerShell
3 17 (12.69%) SQL
4 14 (10.45%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.96%) Bash Shell
6 10 (7.46%) C
7 9 (6.72%) C++
7 9 (6.72%) Go
7 9 (6.72%) Perl
7 9 (6.72%) Ruby
8 8 (5.97%) VBScript
9 5 (3.73%) Java
10 3 (2.24%) C#
10 3 (2.24%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.49%) Lua
12 1 (0.75%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.75%) C-shell
12 1 (0.75%) Korn
12 1 (0.75%) PHP
12 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (30.60%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (23.13%) CCNP
3 15 (11.19%) CCNA
4 12 (8.96%) CCIE
4 12 (8.96%) Degree
5 11 (8.21%) CISSP
6 7 (5.22%) CISM
6 7 (5.22%) DBS Check
7 4 (2.99%) CCIE Service Provider
7 4 (2.99%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.24%) MCSE
8 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.24%) SANS
9 2 (1.49%) CCSP
9 2 (1.49%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.49%) MCITP
9 2 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.75%) CCENT
10 1 (0.75%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) Cyber Essentials
1 8 (5.97%) GDPR
1 8 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (5.97%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.22%) SLA
3 4 (2.99%) QA
4 1 (0.75%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 24 (17.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.24%) vSphere
6 2 (1.49%) Firmware
7 1 (0.75%) BIND 9
7 1 (0.75%) Docker
7 1 (0.75%) LXC
7 1 (0.75%) NFS
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.75%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.75%) zsh
Systems Management
1 15 (11.19%) Ansible
2 12 (8.96%) Grafana
3 8 (5.97%) Kubernetes
3 8 (5.97%) Nagios
3 8 (5.97%) Puppet
4 5 (3.73%) CASB
5 4 (2.99%) Nessus
5 4 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.99%) WMI
6 3 (2.24%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.49%) Kibana
7 2 (1.49%) Nmap
7 2 (1.49%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.75%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.75%) Icinga
8 1 (0.75%) Ionix
8 1 (0.75%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.75%) systemd
Vendors
1 70 (52.24%) Cisco
2 23 (17.16%) Nokia
3 21 (15.67%) Huawei
4 20 (14.93%) HP
5 19 (14.18%) Microsoft
6 18 (13.43%) VMware
7 14 (10.45%) Palo Alto
8 12 (8.96%) Juniper
8 12 (8.96%) SolarWinds
9 11 (8.21%) CheckPoint
10 9 (6.72%) Aruba
10 9 (6.72%) Splunk
11 8 (5.97%) Dell
12 7 (5.22%) F5
12 7 (5.22%) Fortinet
12 7 (5.22%) Meraki
12 7 (5.22%) Oracle
13 6 (4.48%) Avaya
13 6 (4.48%) Red Hat
14 5 (3.73%) TOWER Software