Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 835 727 861
Rank change year-on-year -108 +134 -121
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 374 522 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.34% 1.63% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 280 380 371
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £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 27907 32032 36420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.66% 16.98% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 22586 26216 30097
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
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 19 November 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 19 November 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 -96 345 £45,000 -2.17% 13
UK excluding London -66 245 £45,000 +5.88% 6
London -30 121 £54,000 -0.46% 7
South East -12 106 £45,000 +7.14% 2
North of England -16 62 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Midlands +37 41 £47,500 +26.67%
West Midlands +25 39 £47,500 +26.67%
North West -29 27 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Yorkshire +23 25 £45,000 +8.43%
South West +18 21 £45,000 -
North East - 10 £25,000 -
Northern Ireland - 9 £40,000 -
Wales +18 7 £36,500 -2.67%
East of England -9 7 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Scotland -5 6 £43,000 +8.86%
East Midlands +27 2 - -

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 200 (53.48%) Cisco
2 185 (49.47%) Firewall
3 171 (45.72%) DNS
4 141 (37.70%) TCP/IP
5 137 (36.63%) VPN
6 135 (36.10%) VMware
7 133 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
7 133 (35.56%) Linux
8 130 (34.76%) DHCP
9 124 (33.16%) BGP
10 115 (30.75%) Windows
11 109 (29.14%) WAN
12 108 (28.88%) OSPF
13 106 (28.34%) VMware Infrastructure
14 104 (27.81%) LAN
15 98 (26.20%) VLAN
16 96 (25.67%) MPLS
17 93 (24.87%) Python
18 92 (24.60%) CCNP
19 89 (23.80%) SSL
20 87 (23.26%) Active Directory
21 86 (22.99%) Juniper
22 85 (22.73%) IPsec
22 85 (22.73%) Microsoft
23 81 (21.66%) ITIL
23 81 (21.66%) Puppet
24 80 (21.39%) Bash Shell
24 80 (21.39%) Data Centre
25 79 (21.12%) Wireless
26 75 (20.05%) Nagios

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 39 (10.43%) Apache
2 32 (8.56%) MS Exchange
3 17 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 16 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (4.28%) IIS
5 14 (3.74%) nginx
6 13 (3.48%) SharePoint
7 11 (2.94%) OpenStack
8 9 (2.41%) Confluence
8 9 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.87%) uWSGI
10 5 (1.34%) JBoss
11 3 (0.80%) Jetty
11 3 (0.80%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.80%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.80%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.53%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.53%) CICS
13 1 (0.27%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (4.28%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 50 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (8.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.55%) Amazon S3
4 16 (4.28%) Amazon ELB
5 15 (4.01%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (3.48%) Route 53
7 11 (2.94%) Office 365
8 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.07%) IaaS
8 4 (1.07%) SaaS
9 3 (0.80%) Akamai
9 3 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.53%) G Suite
10 2 (0.53%) PaaS
11 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 185 (49.47%) Firewall
2 171 (45.72%) DNS
3 141 (37.70%) TCP/IP
4 137 (36.63%) VPN
5 130 (34.76%) DHCP
6 124 (33.16%) BGP
7 109 (29.14%) WAN
8 108 (28.88%) OSPF
9 104 (27.81%) LAN
10 98 (26.20%) VLAN
11 96 (25.67%) MPLS
12 89 (23.80%) SSL
13 85 (22.73%) IPsec
14 79 (21.12%) Wireless
15 71 (18.98%) Ethernet
16 62 (16.58%) Cisco ASA
17 61 (16.31%) HTTP
18 59 (15.78%) Network Security
18 59 (15.78%) SMTP
19 56 (14.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (12.03%) MySQL
2 23 (6.15%) SQL Server
3 17 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (4.01%) Amazon RDS
4 15 (4.01%) MariaDB
5 13 (3.48%) DB2
6 6 (1.60%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.34%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.34%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.80%) Blockchain
8 3 (0.80%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (0.80%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.53%) Big Data
9 2 (0.53%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.53%) Redis
9 2 (0.53%) Riak
Development Applications
1 37 (9.89%) JIRA
2 27 (7.22%) Git (software)
3 25 (6.68%) Jenkins
4 24 (6.42%) Subversion
5 16 (4.28%) Ant
5 16 (4.28%) Maven
5 16 (4.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (3.48%) Toad
7 10 (2.67%) Redmine
8 4 (1.07%) GDB
8 4 (1.07%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.07%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.80%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.80%) CppUnit
9 3 (0.80%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.80%) Hudson
9 3 (0.80%) JUnit
9 3 (0.80%) Valgrind
9 3 (0.80%) XMLSpy
General
1 58 (15.51%) Finance
2 33 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.74%) Billing
4 11 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.87%) Retail
7 6 (1.60%) Games
8 5 (1.34%) Banking
8 5 (1.34%) Electronics
8 5 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.34%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.80%) Back Office
9 3 (0.80%) Marketing
10 2 (0.53%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.53%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 111 (29.68%) Network Engineer
2 39 (10.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 35 (9.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (7.75%) Analyst
5 25 (6.68%) Linux Engineer
6 24 (6.42%) Cisco Engineer
6 24 (6.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 24 (6.42%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (5.88%) Administrator
8 21 (5.61%) Consultant
9 20 (5.35%) Systems Engineer
10 18 (4.81%) IT Engineer
11 16 (4.28%) Network Administrator
12 15 (4.01%) Developer
13 14 (3.74%) Network Support
13 14 (3.74%) Support Engineer
14 13 (3.48%) Systems Administrator
14 13 (3.48%) Technical Consultant
15 12 (3.21%) Network Analyst
15 12 (3.21%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.70%) 802.1X
2 32 (8.56%) HTML
3 26 (6.95%) Web Services
4 24 (6.42%) LAMP
5 22 (5.88%) CSS
6 16 (4.28%) STL
7 15 (4.01%) REST
8 14 (3.74%) SOAP
9 11 (2.94%) Django
9 11 (2.94%) Java EE
9 11 (2.94%) XML
10 10 (2.67%) LEMP Stack
11 8 (2.14%) Hibernate
12 7 (1.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 7 (1.87%) FreeSWITCH
12 7 (1.87%) HTML5
12 7 (1.87%) JPA
12 7 (1.87%) jQuery
12 7 (1.87%) PHP-FPM
12 7 (1.87%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 80 (21.39%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.15%) Replication
3 22 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.01%) CMDB
6 14 (3.74%) Hedge funds
7 13 (3.48%) FlexPod
8 11 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 11 (2.94%) PKI
9 10 (2.67%) Clustering
10 9 (2.41%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (2.41%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.14%) Fintech
12 7 (1.87%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.87%) Wiki
13 6 (1.60%) Driving Licence
14 5 (1.34%) Life Science
14 5 (1.34%) Public Cloud
15 4 (1.07%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 133 (35.56%) Linux
2 115 (30.75%) Windows
3 52 (13.90%) Unix
4 40 (10.70%) Windows Server
5 35 (9.36%) Debian
6 32 (8.56%) Ubuntu
7 30 (8.02%) CentOS
8 22 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (5.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (2.14%) Solaris
12 6 (1.60%) VMS
13 5 (1.34%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.53%) zOS
16 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (21.66%) ITIL
2 75 (20.05%) Load Balancing
3 57 (15.24%) Network Management
4 50 (13.37%) Change Management
4 50 (13.37%) Configuration Management
5 44 (11.76%) DevOps
5 44 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
6 40 (10.70%) Mentoring
6 40 (10.70%) Project Management
7 38 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (9.36%) ITIL V3
9 33 (8.82%) High Availability
10 32 (8.56%) Migration
11 27 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (7.22%) Network Design
11 27 (7.22%) Software Engineering
12 25 (6.68%) Service Delivery
13 24 (6.42%) ITSM
14 23 (6.15%) Service Management
15 21 (5.61%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 93 (24.87%) Python
2 80 (21.39%) Bash Shell
3 59 (15.78%) PowerShell
4 53 (14.17%) Perl
4 53 (14.17%) SQL
5 52 (13.90%) Java
6 37 (9.89%) Ruby
7 36 (9.63%) JavaScript
8 32 (8.56%) PHP
9 31 (8.29%) C
10 24 (6.42%) C++
10 24 (6.42%) Shell Script
11 17 (4.55%) C#
12 10 (2.67%) Korn
13 6 (1.60%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.07%) Lua
14 4 (1.07%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.80%) Go
15 3 (0.80%) Groovy
15 3 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 133 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (24.60%) CCNP
3 59 (15.78%) CCNA
4 39 (10.43%) Degree
5 27 (7.22%) Security Cleared
6 18 (4.81%) CCIE
7 15 (4.01%) CISSP
8 14 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
8 14 (3.74%) JNCIP
9 13 (3.48%) CCDP
9 13 (3.48%) MCSE
9 13 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (3.48%) SANS
10 11 (2.94%) SC Cleared
11 10 (2.67%) DV Cleared
11 10 (2.67%) GIAC
11 10 (2.67%) Linux+ Certification
11 10 (2.67%) Network+ Certification
11 10 (2.67%) Security+ Certification
11 10 (2.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.61%) QA
2 19 (5.08%) PCI DSS
3 17 (4.55%) SLA
4 15 (4.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.07%) Def Stans
6 4 (1.07%) GDPR
7 3 (0.80%) ISO 22301
7 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.53%) PMO
9 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.27%) NIST 800
System Software
1 106 (28.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (23.26%) Active Directory
3 21 (5.61%) vSphere
4 20 (5.35%) NFS
4 20 (5.35%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (4.28%) Hyper-V
6 13 (3.48%) VMware NSX
7 11 (2.94%) Samba
8 10 (2.67%) Docker
8 10 (2.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (2.67%) ProxySG
8 10 (2.67%) Virtual Servers
9 9 (2.41%) XenServer
10 7 (1.87%) BIND 9
10 7 (1.87%) Firmware
10 7 (1.87%) Kamailio
10 7 (1.87%) Postfix
11 6 (1.60%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.07%) Ceph
13 3 (0.80%) KVM
Systems Management
1 81 (21.66%) Puppet
2 75 (20.05%) Nagios
3 39 (10.43%) Ansible
4 28 (7.49%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (6.42%) Cisco Prime
5 24 (6.42%) WMI
6 23 (6.15%) SCCM
7 22 (5.88%) ZABBIX
8 21 (5.61%) Cacti
9 15 (4.01%) vCenter Server
10 14 (3.74%) Salt
11 11 (2.94%) RANCID
11 11 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 10 (2.67%) OpenNMS
13 9 (2.41%) HAProxy
14 8 (2.14%) Icinga
15 7 (1.87%) Munin
15 7 (1.87%) Rsyslog
15 7 (1.87%) SCOM
15 7 (1.87%) SELinux
Vendors
1 200 (53.48%) Cisco
2 135 (36.10%) VMware
3 86 (22.99%) Juniper
4 85 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 63 (16.84%) SolarWinds
6 61 (16.31%) F5
6 61 (16.31%) HP
7 47 (12.57%) CheckPoint
8 44 (11.76%) Palo Alto
9 38 (10.16%) Aruba
10 36 (9.63%) Red Hat
11 28 (7.49%) Dell
12 26 (6.95%) Riverbed
13 25 (6.68%) Citrix
13 25 (6.68%) Meraki
14 24 (6.42%) Fortinet
15 23 (6.15%) Brocade
15 23 (6.15%) Oracle
15 23 (6.15%) Splunk
16 21 (5.61%) NetApp