Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 817 817 820
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -11
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 255 366 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 1.50% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 173 266 311
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,500 £33,625 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 21,346 24,481 27,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.56% 14.88% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16,369 19,370 22,715
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +17 246 £47,500 -13.64% 57
UK excluding London +30 160 £45,000 -5.26% 49
London +40 94 £60,000 - 10
South East +49 66 £47,500 -9.52% 13
North of England +40 37 £47,500 +3.26% 14
East of England +17 31 £45,000 -25.00% 8
North West +56 24 £48,750 -32.76% 12
West Midlands +13 9 £40,000 -42.86% 3
Midlands +7 9 £40,000 -42.86% 4
South West -13 9 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Yorkshire -6 8 £47,500 +6.74% 2
Wales +21 5 £38,500 -0.32%
North East - 5 - -
Scotland +15 3 £47,500 +11.76% 2

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 127 (49.80%) Cisco
2 117 (45.88%) Cisco Certification
3 112 (43.92%) BGP
4 103 (40.39%) DNS
5 99 (38.82%) Linux
6 97 (38.04%) CCNP
7 96 (37.65%) WAN
8 94 (36.86%) Firewall
9 90 (35.29%) OSPF
10 88 (34.51%) TCP/IP
11 84 (32.94%) LAN
12 83 (32.55%) Windows
13 79 (30.98%) VPN
13 79 (30.98%) DHCP
14 72 (28.24%) SMTP
15 68 (26.67%) Degree
16 66 (25.88%) MPLS
17 62 (24.31%) Python
17 62 (24.31%) VMware
18 61 (23.92%) Internet
19 59 (23.14%) Wireless
20 54 (21.18%) HTTP
21 50 (19.61%) ITIL
22 46 (18.04%) Red Hat
23 45 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
24 44 (17.25%) LDAP
24 44 (17.25%) Network Management
25 42 (16.47%) Bash Shell
25 42 (16.47%) Ubuntu
26 40 (15.69%) CentOS

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 31 (12.16%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.31%) IIS
3 6 (2.35%) Confluence
4 5 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.78%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.78%) Apache
6 2 (0.78%) CMS
6 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.78%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.80%) Azure
2 21 (8.24%) AWS
3 17 (6.67%) Office 365
4 7 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.75%) GitHub
4 7 (2.75%) SaaS
5 6 (2.35%) IaaS
6 2 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.39%) Akamai
7 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (43.92%) BGP
2 103 (40.39%) DNS
3 96 (37.65%) WAN
4 94 (36.86%) Firewall
5 90 (35.29%) OSPF
6 88 (34.51%) TCP/IP
7 84 (32.94%) LAN
8 79 (30.98%) DHCP
8 79 (30.98%) VPN
9 72 (28.24%) SMTP
10 66 (25.88%) MPLS
11 61 (23.92%) Internet
12 59 (23.14%) Wireless
13 54 (21.18%) HTTP
14 45 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
15 40 (15.69%) SAN
16 38 (14.90%) VLAN
17 37 (14.51%) IPsec
18 36 (14.12%) EIGRP
19 33 (12.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.76%) MySQL
2 12 (4.71%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.14%) MariaDB
4 5 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.18%) Big Data
6 2 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.39%) KDB
7 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 29 (11.37%) Subversion
3 14 (5.49%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.71%) JIRA
5 11 (4.31%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (2.35%) Selenium
7 5 (1.96%) WinDbg
8 4 (1.57%) GitLab
9 3 (1.18%) Fiddler
9 3 (1.18%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.78%) Burp Suite
10 2 (0.78%) GDB
10 2 (0.78%) Valgrind
11 1 (0.39%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.39%) CMake
11 1 (0.39%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.39%) MSI
11 1 (0.39%) StarTeam
11 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (12.94%) Finance
2 27 (10.59%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.92%) Retail
4 9 (3.53%) Military
5 6 (2.35%) Legal
6 4 (1.57%) Welsh Language
7 3 (1.18%) Banking
7 3 (1.18%) Electronics
8 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 68 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 34 (13.33%) Administrator
3 29 (11.37%) Systems Administrator
4 26 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
5 21 (8.24%) Network Administrator
6 19 (7.45%) Senior Network Engineer
7 18 (7.06%) Architect
8 17 (6.67%) IP Engineer
9 16 (6.27%) Support Engineer
10 15 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (5.49%) Wireless Engineer
12 13 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (5.10%) Linux Engineer
12 13 (5.10%) Network Support
13 12 (4.71%) Security Engineer
14 10 (3.92%) Operations Engineer
15 9 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
15 9 (3.53%) Infrastructure Architect
15 9 (3.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
16 8 (3.14%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.25%) LDAP
2 24 (9.41%) 802.1X
3 21 (8.24%) LAMP
4 9 (3.53%) XML
5 7 (2.75%) HTML
6 6 (2.35%) Yocto
7 5 (1.96%) XMPP
8 4 (1.57%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.57%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (1.57%) Node.js
8 4 (1.57%) React
9 3 (1.18%) .NET
9 3 (1.18%) CSS
9 3 (1.18%) Pandas
9 3 (1.18%) REST
9 3 (1.18%) SOAP
9 3 (1.18%) WebSockets
10 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.78%) POSIX
10 2 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.55%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.98%) Replication
3 25 (9.80%) Clustering
4 23 (9.02%) IPTV
5 22 (8.63%) Video\Live Streaming
6 21 (8.24%) MPEG
7 20 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (6.67%) PKI
9 14 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (3.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 10 (3.92%) Handset
11 9 (3.53%) ASIC
12 7 (2.75%) CMDB
13 6 (2.35%) Device Driver
13 6 (2.35%) Public Cloud
14 5 (1.96%) BBC
14 5 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
15 4 (1.57%) Private Cloud
16 2 (0.78%) Virtual Team
17 1 (0.39%) Acoustics
Operating Systems
1 99 (38.82%) Linux
2 83 (32.55%) Windows
3 42 (16.47%) Ubuntu
4 40 (15.69%) CentOS
4 40 (15.69%) Windows Server
5 20 (7.84%) Windows 10
6 18 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (6.27%) Windows 7
9 14 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (4.31%) Debian
11 10 (3.92%) Solaris
11 10 (3.92%) Unix
12 7 (2.75%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.78%) uClinux
15 1 (0.39%) Check Point GAiA
15 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (19.61%) ITIL
2 44 (17.25%) Network Management
3 32 (12.55%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (12.16%) Network Design
5 30 (11.76%) Computer Science
6 26 (10.20%) DevOps
7 25 (9.80%) High Availability
8 22 (8.63%) Customer Requirements
9 20 (7.84%) Information Security
10 19 (7.45%) Incident Management
11 18 (7.06%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (7.06%) Presales
12 16 (6.27%) Service Delivery
12 16 (6.27%) Test Automation
12 16 (6.27%) Time Management
13 15 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 15 (5.88%) Project Management
14 14 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (24.31%) Python
2 42 (16.47%) Bash Shell
3 32 (12.55%) Perl
4 29 (11.37%) PowerShell
5 26 (10.20%) C
6 20 (7.84%) SQL
7 15 (5.88%) C++
8 11 (4.31%) VBScript
9 10 (3.92%) Java
9 10 (3.92%) PHP
10 8 (3.14%) C#
10 8 (3.14%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.35%) Embedded C
12 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.18%) Ruby
14 2 (0.78%) Go
14 2 (0.78%) VBA
15 1 (0.39%) Korn
15 1 (0.39%) Lua
15 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 117 (45.88%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (38.04%) CCNP
3 68 (26.67%) Degree
4 35 (13.73%) CCIE
5 27 (10.59%) CCNA
6 24 (9.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (7.45%) CCDP
7 19 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (5.49%) SC Cleared
8 14 (5.49%) Security Cleared
9 13 (5.10%) MCSE
10 10 (3.92%) JNCIS
11 9 (3.53%) DV Cleared
11 9 (3.53%) JNCIP
11 9 (3.53%) TOGAF Certification
11 9 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (2.75%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 6 (2.35%) JNCIE
14 5 (1.96%) LPIC
14 5 (1.96%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.20%) SLA
2 20 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.75%) GDPR
3 7 (2.75%) QA
4 5 (1.96%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.57%) ISO 22301
5 4 (1.57%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 31000
6 1 (0.39%) JTAG
System Software
1 39 (15.29%) Active Directory
1 39 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.92%) DRBD
2 10 (3.92%) GlusterFS
2 10 (3.92%) vSphere
3 8 (3.14%) KVM
3 8 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.75%) Docker
4 7 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.75%) VirtualBox
5 5 (1.96%) ISA Server
5 5 (1.96%) Samba
6 4 (1.57%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.18%) iptables
7 3 (1.18%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.78%) Firmware
8 2 (0.78%) LXC
8 2 (0.78%) Xen
9 1 (0.39%) NFS
9 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (13.73%) Nagios
2 34 (13.33%) Puppet
3 25 (9.80%) ZABBIX
4 20 (7.84%) Ansible
5 10 (3.92%) Galera Cluster
5 10 (3.92%) vRealize
6 7 (2.75%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (2.35%) FortiGate
7 6 (2.35%) Perfmon
8 5 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (1.96%) Proxmox
9 4 (1.57%) Grafana
9 4 (1.57%) Graylog
9 4 (1.57%) Icinga
9 4 (1.57%) Munin
9 4 (1.57%) OpenNMS
9 4 (1.57%) RANCID
9 4 (1.57%) SCCM
9 4 (1.57%) TrustSec
9 4 (1.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 127 (49.80%) Cisco
2 62 (24.31%) VMware
3 46 (18.04%) Red Hat
4 39 (15.29%) Juniper
5 36 (14.12%) Microsoft
6 32 (12.55%) SolarWinds
7 27 (10.59%) Dell
8 24 (9.41%) Meraki
9 22 (8.63%) Huawei
10 19 (7.45%) Palo Alto
11 18 (7.06%) Aruba
11 18 (7.06%) HP
12 17 (6.67%) F5
13 14 (5.49%) Ruckus Wireless
14 12 (4.71%) Extreme Networks
15 11 (4.31%) Fortinet
16 10 (3.92%) CheckPoint
16 10 (3.92%) Percona
16 10 (3.92%) Symantec
17 9 (3.53%) Intel