Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 652 827 815
Rank change year-on-year +175 -12 +7
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 118 202 309
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 1.08% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 98 165 227
Median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £38,275 £32,500 £33,200
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +6.15% -5.79%

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 9,032 18,771 22,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.03% 15.03% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7,180 14,995 18,146
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 25 January 2021.

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 25 January 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 +173 115 £52,500 +5.00% 28
London +193 71 £60,000 - 7
UK excluding London +143 45 £47,500 - 28
North of England +103 24 £45,000 -5.26% 11
North West +91 18 £62,500 +29.53% 5
Work from Home -61 10 £52,500 +10.53% 5
South East +97 7 £42,500 -10.53% 5
Midlands +74 7 £52,500 +5.00% 2
West Midlands +64 7 £52,500 +5.00%
Yorkshire +44 6 £42,500 -5.56% 4
South West +63 4 £43,750 -2.78% 1
East of England +83 1 - - 2
Wales +42 1 £38,500 -14.44%
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 73 (61.86%) Linux
2 62 (52.54%) Python
3 60 (50.85%) DNS
4 56 (47.46%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (44.92%) Firewall
6 52 (44.07%) BGP
7 49 (41.53%) Network Monitoring
8 48 (40.68%) Cisco
9 47 (39.83%) DHCP
10 46 (38.98%) OSPF
11 45 (38.14%) WAN
11 45 (38.14%) VPN
12 43 (36.44%) Wireless
13 42 (35.59%) Azure
14 41 (34.75%) CCNP
15 40 (33.90%) Active Directory
16 39 (33.05%) LAN
17 37 (31.36%) Microsoft
17 37 (31.36%) Ansible
18 35 (29.66%) AWS
19 33 (27.97%) Data Centre
19 33 (27.97%) Nagios
20 32 (27.12%) TCP/IP
20 32 (27.12%) Windows
20 32 (27.12%) IPsec
20 32 (27.12%) VMware
21 31 (26.27%) MPLS
22 30 (25.42%) Office 365
23 28 (23.73%) TACACS
24 27 (22.88%) Telecoms

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 21 (17.80%) Skype for Business
2 4 (3.39%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.39%) IIS
3 3 (2.54%) Apache
3 3 (2.54%) Confluence
3 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.69%) ejabberd
4 2 (1.69%) nginx
4 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (17.80%) Microsoft Office
1 21 (17.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (35.59%) Azure
2 35 (29.66%) AWS
3 30 (25.42%) Office 365
4 22 (18.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 21 (17.80%) Route 53
5 21 (17.80%) Slack
6 19 (16.10%) GCP
7 6 (5.08%) IaaS
7 6 (5.08%) SaaS
8 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.54%) GitHub
8 3 (2.54%) Mimecast
9 2 (1.69%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 60 (50.85%) DNS
2 53 (44.92%) Firewall
3 52 (44.07%) BGP
4 47 (39.83%) DHCP
5 46 (38.98%) OSPF
6 45 (38.14%) VPN
6 45 (38.14%) WAN
7 43 (36.44%) Wireless
8 39 (33.05%) LAN
9 32 (27.12%) IPsec
9 32 (27.12%) TCP/IP
10 31 (26.27%) MPLS
11 28 (23.73%) TACACS
12 27 (22.88%) Network Security
13 26 (22.03%) VoIP
13 26 (22.03%) Wireshark
14 24 (20.34%) Skype
15 23 (19.49%) Wi-Fi
16 21 (17.80%) Multicast
16 21 (17.80%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.08%) MongoDB
1 6 (5.08%) NoSQL
1 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (3.39%) Big Data
2 4 (3.39%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.54%) Apache Hive
3 3 (2.54%) HBase
3 3 (2.54%) Impala
3 3 (2.54%) MySQL
3 3 (2.54%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.24%) JIRA
3 4 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.69%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (22.88%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.78%) Banking
3 3 (2.54%) Finance
3 3 (2.54%) Law
4 2 (1.69%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.69%) Games
4 2 (1.69%) Marketing
4 2 (1.69%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (35.59%) Network Engineer
2 17 (14.41%) Architect
3 16 (13.56%) Network Architect
3 16 (13.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (9.32%) Analyst
5 9 (7.63%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Site Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Junior
8 5 (4.24%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Junior Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) XMPP
2 5 (4.24%) 802.1X
3 4 (3.39%) Kafka
3 4 (3.39%) REST
4 3 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.54%) SAML
4 3 (2.54%) SOAP
4 3 (2.54%) Web Services
5 2 (1.69%) .NET
5 2 (1.69%) COM+
5 2 (1.69%) LDAP
5 2 (1.69%) RESTful
6 1 (0.85%) CSS
6 1 (0.85%) HTML
6 1 (0.85%) Middleware
6 1 (0.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.97%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.71%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.93%) Replication
5 4 (3.39%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.69%) FMCG
7 2 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.85%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (0.85%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.85%) PMI
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 73 (61.86%) Linux
2 32 (27.12%) Windows
3 23 (19.49%) Mac OS X
4 9 (7.63%) Ubuntu
5 8 (6.78%) Unix
5 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.93%) Windows Server 2019
7 6 (5.08%) Windows Server
8 5 (4.24%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (3.39%) CentOS
10 2 (1.69%) Debian
10 2 (1.69%) VMS
11 1 (0.85%) Solaris
11 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (41.53%) Network Monitoring
2 23 (19.49%) DevOps
3 22 (18.64%) Security Monitoring
4 21 (17.80%) B2B
4 21 (17.80%) Identity Management
4 21 (17.80%) Performance Analysis
5 17 (14.41%) ITIL
5 17 (14.41%) Reverse Engineering
6 16 (13.56%) Algorithmic Trading
6 16 (13.56%) Electronic Trading
6 16 (13.56%) GAP Analysis
6 16 (13.56%) High-Frequency Trading
6 16 (13.56%) Low Latency
6 16 (13.56%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 15 (12.71%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (12.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (11.86%) Problem Management
9 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (9.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (8.47%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 62 (52.54%) Python
2 15 (12.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (10.17%) Perl
4 11 (9.32%) SQL
5 10 (8.47%) Go
5 10 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 10 (8.47%) Shell Script
6 9 (7.63%) PHP
7 8 (6.78%) Java
8 7 (5.93%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.39%) C#
9 4 (3.39%) C++
10 2 (1.69%) C
10 2 (1.69%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) AWK
11 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (47.46%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (34.75%) CCNP
3 23 (19.49%) CCNA
4 16 (13.56%) CCIE
5 15 (12.71%) Degree
6 12 (10.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (9.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (4.24%) JNCIA
8 5 (4.24%) JNCIP
9 4 (3.39%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.54%) GCIA
10 3 (2.54%) GCIH
10 3 (2.54%) PhD
11 2 (1.69%) GSEC
11 2 (1.69%) MCSE
11 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.69%) SSCP
12 1 (0.85%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) SLA
2 5 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.69%) PMO
3 2 (1.69%) QA
4 1 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.85%) GDPR
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (33.90%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.24%) Docker
4 3 (2.54%) NFS
4 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.69%) Firmware
5 2 (1.69%) iptables
5 2 (1.69%) Kamailio
5 2 (1.69%) KVM
5 2 (1.69%) Postfix
5 2 (1.69%) QEMU
5 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.69%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.85%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.85%) oVirt
6 1 (0.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 37 (31.36%) Ansible
2 33 (27.97%) Nagios
3 24 (20.34%) Puppet
4 21 (17.80%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (13.56%) Grafana
6 9 (7.63%) WMI
7 5 (4.24%) Cacti
7 5 (4.24%) Nmap
7 5 (4.24%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (2.54%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.69%) Galera Cluster
9 2 (1.69%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.69%) systemd
10 1 (0.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.85%) Netcool
10 1 (0.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.85%) OpenView
10 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.85%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 48 (40.68%) Cisco
2 37 (31.36%) Microsoft
3 32 (27.12%) VMware
4 24 (20.34%) Avaya
5 23 (19.49%) Palo Alto
5 23 (19.49%) Splunk
6 21 (17.80%) Riverbed
7 13 (11.02%) SolarWinds
8 10 (8.47%) Juniper
9 8 (6.78%) Fortinet
10 6 (5.08%) Oracle
11 5 (4.24%) Dell
11 5 (4.24%) D-Link
11 5 (4.24%) Draytek
11 5 (4.24%) Google
11 5 (4.24%) HP
11 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.39%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.69%) Nortel
13 2 (1.69%) Salesforce.com