Period
to 24 August 2017

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 24 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 777 774 776
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -48
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 410 509 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 1.53% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 335 388 430
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,150 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 28069 33173 37436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.97% 16.89% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22712 27475 30501
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 August 2017.

Salary histogram for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Top 16 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 24 August 2017. 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 -20 382 £45,000 - 16
UK excluding London -91 199 £45,000 +5.88% 14
London +72 197 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North of England +7 67 £45,000 +8.43% 4
South East -23 67 £46,250 +2.78% 6
Midlands +53 38 £35,000 -6.67% 1
West Midlands +52 36 £34,500 -8.00% 1
North West -22 34 £45,000 -4.26% 2
Yorkshire +26 32 £41,500 +3.75% 1
South West -2 19 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wales +6 10 £38,355 +2.28%
Scotland -2 3 £42,750 +14.00% 2
East Midlands +11 2 £65,000 +116.67%
East of England -27 2 £32,750 -36.10%
Northern Ireland - 2 £37,500 -
North East +18 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 August 2017, IT jobs citing SNMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SNMP.

1 222 (54.15%) Cisco
2 212 (51.71%) Firewall
3 186 (45.37%) Windows
4 174 (42.44%) Linux
4 174 (42.44%) DNS
5 173 (42.20%) VMware
6 172 (41.95%) WAN
7 168 (40.98%) TCP/IP
8 152 (37.07%) LAN
9 150 (36.59%) VPN
10 145 (35.37%) Microsoft
11 142 (34.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 139 (33.90%) Cisco Certification
13 134 (32.68%) BGP
14 127 (30.98%) OSPF
15 125 (30.49%) DHCP
16 111 (27.07%) Active Directory
17 109 (26.59%) VLAN
18 108 (26.34%) MPLS
19 104 (25.37%) CCNP
20 99 (24.15%) Load Balancing
21 94 (22.93%) Data Centre
22 92 (22.44%) Windows Server
23 89 (21.71%) IPsec
24 87 (21.22%) ITIL
25 86 (20.98%) Wireless
26 84 (20.49%) SAN
27 79 (19.27%) Ethernet
27 79 (19.27%) Network Security
28 78 (19.02%) VoIP

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 57 (13.90%) MS Exchange
2 52 (12.68%) Apache
3 33 (8.05%) IIS
4 24 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (4.88%) Tomcat
6 19 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (3.41%) Skype for Business
8 13 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.71%) nginx
10 6 (1.46%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.22%) IBM Domino
12 4 (0.98%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.98%) Confluence
12 4 (0.98%) JBoss
13 2 (0.49%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.24%) CMS
14 1 (0.24%) SAS
14 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 59 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.15%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (3.90%) Office 365
5 10 (2.44%) IaaS
6 5 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.98%) SaaS
7 4 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.73%) Akamai
8 3 (0.73%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.49%) G Suite
9 2 (0.49%) PaaS
10 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.24%) Route 53
10 1 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 212 (51.71%) Firewall
2 174 (42.44%) DNS
3 172 (41.95%) WAN
4 168 (40.98%) TCP/IP
5 152 (37.07%) LAN
6 150 (36.59%) VPN
7 134 (32.68%) BGP
8 127 (30.98%) OSPF
9 125 (30.49%) DHCP
10 109 (26.59%) VLAN
11 108 (26.34%) MPLS
12 89 (21.71%) IPsec
13 86 (20.98%) Wireless
14 84 (20.49%) SAN
15 79 (19.27%) Ethernet
15 79 (19.27%) Network Security
16 78 (19.02%) VoIP
17 73 (17.80%) SSL
18 62 (15.12%) SMTP
19 61 (14.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (8.78%) MySQL
3 20 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (4.63%) MariaDB
5 10 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.98%) Big Data
9 4 (0.98%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.98%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.73%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.73%) Redis
10 3 (0.73%) Riak
11 1 (0.24%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 20 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.66%) Jenkins
3 13 (3.17%) JIRA
3 13 (3.17%) Subversion
4 6 (1.46%) Bitbucket
4 6 (1.46%) WinDbg
5 4 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.73%) GitLab
6 3 (0.73%) Redmine
6 3 (0.73%) Travis CI
6 3 (0.73%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.24%) Ant
8 1 (0.24%) Maven
8 1 (0.24%) Toad
General
1 48 (11.71%) Telecoms
2 46 (11.22%) Finance
3 12 (2.93%) Retail
4 9 (2.20%) Back Office
4 9 (2.20%) Banking
4 9 (2.20%) Billing
5 8 (1.95%) Financial Institution
5 8 (1.95%) Marketing
6 5 (1.22%) Electronics
6 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.98%) Games
7 4 (0.98%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.49%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.49%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Automotive
9 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 124 (30.24%) Network Engineer
2 53 (12.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 45 (10.98%) Analyst
4 42 (10.24%) Senior Network Engineer
5 34 (8.29%) Administrator
6 30 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
6 30 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 29 (7.07%) Systems Administrator
8 28 (6.83%) Linux Engineer
9 27 (6.59%) Support Engineer
10 25 (6.10%) Systems Engineer
11 21 (5.12%) Network Support
12 20 (4.88%) IT Engineer
12 20 (4.88%) Network Analyst
13 19 (4.63%) Linux Administrator
13 19 (4.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 19 (4.63%) NOC Engineer
14 18 (4.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 17 (4.15%) Consultant
15 17 (4.15%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.54%) 802.1X
2 25 (6.10%) LAMP
3 9 (2.20%) HTML
3 9 (2.20%) STL
4 7 (1.71%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 5 (1.22%) JSON
6 5 (1.22%) XML
7 4 (0.98%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (0.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (0.98%) CSS
7 4 (0.98%) MCollective
7 4 (0.98%) WebSockets
8 3 (0.73%) CGI
8 3 (0.73%) Java SE
8 3 (0.73%) RESTful
9 2 (0.49%) Flash
9 2 (0.49%) jQuery
9 2 (0.49%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (0.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 94 (22.93%) Data Centre
2 27 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.61%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.88%) Clustering
5 18 (4.39%) Public Cloud
6 16 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (2.93%) Replication
9 10 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (1.95%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.95%) FlexPod
10 8 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (1.95%) PKI
11 6 (1.46%) CMDB
11 6 (1.46%) Hedge funds
12 5 (1.22%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.22%) RSA SecurID
12 5 (1.22%) Wiki
13 4 (0.98%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 186 (45.37%) Windows
2 174 (42.44%) Linux
3 92 (22.44%) Windows Server
4 65 (15.85%) CentOS
5 50 (12.20%) Unix
6 45 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (10.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (7.56%) Debian
9 27 (6.59%) Ubuntu
10 25 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (4.39%) Windows 7
12 17 (4.15%) VMS
13 16 (3.90%) Windows 10
14 14 (3.41%) Windows 8
15 8 (1.95%) Solaris
16 7 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (1.46%) Android
17 6 (1.46%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
19 3 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (24.15%) Load Balancing
2 87 (21.22%) ITIL
3 54 (13.17%) Network Management
4 46 (11.22%) Network Monitoring
5 41 (10.00%) Change Management
6 37 (9.02%) Configuration Management
7 33 (8.05%) DevOps
7 33 (8.05%) Migration
8 32 (7.80%) High Availability
8 32 (7.80%) Mentoring
9 31 (7.56%) Service Management
10 29 (7.07%) Project Management
11 27 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 27 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (6.34%) Information Security
12 26 (6.34%) SIEM
13 24 (5.85%) Kalman Filter
14 23 (5.61%) Change Control
14 23 (5.61%) Network Design
15 21 (5.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 73 (17.80%) Python
2 63 (15.37%) Bash Shell
3 57 (13.90%) Perl
3 57 (13.90%) SQL
4 44 (10.73%) PowerShell
5 42 (10.24%) Java
6 28 (6.83%) Ruby
7 17 (4.15%) C
7 17 (4.15%) C++
8 15 (3.66%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.44%) PHP
10 7 (1.71%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.71%) VBScript
11 6 (1.46%) Embedded C
12 4 (0.98%) C#
12 4 (0.98%) Korn
13 1 (0.24%) AWK
13 1 (0.24%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.24%) VB
13 1 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 139 (33.90%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (25.37%) CCNP
3 57 (13.90%) CCNA
4 43 (10.49%) Degree
5 35 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (7.80%) CCIE
7 28 (6.83%) MCSE
8 18 (4.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (3.90%) JNCIP
10 15 (3.66%) CCDP
10 15 (3.66%) Security Cleared
11 11 (2.68%) CISSP
12 10 (2.44%) CCSP
12 10 (2.44%) SC Cleared
13 9 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (1.95%) RHCE
14 8 (1.95%) SANS
15 7 (1.71%) CCSA
15 7 (1.71%) CCSE
15 7 (1.71%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (8.78%) PCI DSS
3 19 (4.63%) SLA
4 13 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (2.68%) Cyber Essentials
6 10 (2.44%) QA
7 8 (1.95%) GDPR
8 6 (1.46%) ISO 22301
9 5 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (0.98%) Def Stans
10 4 (0.98%) PMO
11 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 142 (34.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (27.07%) Active Directory
3 51 (12.44%) Hyper-V
4 32 (7.80%) vSphere
5 29 (7.07%) XenServer
6 12 (2.93%) KVM
7 11 (2.68%) vCloud
7 11 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (2.44%) Ceph
8 10 (2.44%) Docker
8 10 (2.44%) NFS
8 10 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (2.20%) XenApp
10 7 (1.71%) Firmware
10 7 (1.71%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.46%) ISA Server
11 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (1.46%) ProxySG
11 6 (1.46%) Terminal Server
11 6 (1.46%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 74 (18.05%) Nagios
2 71 (17.32%) Puppet
3 40 (9.76%) WMI
4 38 (9.27%) Ansible
5 35 (8.54%) ZABBIX
6 31 (7.56%) SCCM
7 19 (4.63%) Icinga
7 19 (4.63%) SELinux
8 18 (4.39%) Salt
8 18 (4.39%) SCOM
9 17 (4.15%) Rsyslog
10 16 (3.90%) Cacti
11 15 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (3.41%) Cisco Prime
13 13 (3.17%) OpenNMS
13 13 (3.17%) Oracle ZFS
13 13 (3.17%) RANCID
14 12 (2.93%) Failover Clustering
14 12 (2.93%) WSUS
15 8 (1.95%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 222 (54.15%) Cisco
2 173 (42.20%) VMware
3 145 (35.37%) Microsoft
4 70 (17.07%) Juniper
5 65 (15.85%) F5
6 63 (15.37%) HP
7 53 (12.93%) CheckPoint
8 52 (12.68%) Red Hat
9 49 (11.95%) SolarWinds
10 41 (10.00%) Palo Alto
11 40 (9.76%) Dell
12 39 (9.51%) Citrix
13 33 (8.05%) Riverbed
14 26 (6.34%) Fortinet
15 20 (4.88%) Aruba
15 20 (4.88%) NetApp
16 19 (4.63%) Avaya
16 19 (4.63%) Meraki
17 18 (4.39%) Brocade
17 18 (4.39%) SaltStack