Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 801 806 738
Rank change year-on-year +5 -68 +140
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 321 409 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 1.53% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 227 263 371
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,600 £25,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £68,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 22,794 26,670 28,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.04% 15.19% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17,844 21,534 23,441
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Top 15 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 February 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 +16 306 £50,000 -0.50% 75
UK excluding London +9 211 £42,500 -5.56% 65
London +11 105 £57,500 - 18
South East +8 92 £45,000 -10.00% 16
East of England +49 39 £53,750 -6.52% 11
Midlands +10 37 £42,500 -13.27% 7
West Midlands 0 31 £42,500 -7.10% 6
North of England +32 23 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Yorkshire +55 12 £44,500 +7.23% 4
South West +9 12 £45,000 - 12
North West +17 10 £27,500 -36.05% 5
Wales +19 9 £40,000 - 6
East Midlands +24 6 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Scotland +3 3 £42,500 -15.00% 2
North East +5 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 191 (59.50%) Firewall
2 145 (45.17%) Cisco
3 126 (39.25%) Cisco Certification
4 117 (36.45%) Microsoft
5 114 (35.51%) Windows
6 107 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 104 (32.40%) MPLS
8 98 (30.53%) DNS
9 97 (30.22%) BGP
10 94 (29.28%) OSPF
10 94 (29.28%) ITIL
11 93 (28.97%) Linux
12 91 (28.35%) Degree
13 90 (28.04%) Active Directory
14 88 (27.41%) DHCP
15 84 (26.17%) CCNP
16 79 (24.61%) WAN
17 77 (23.99%) VMware
17 77 (23.99%) Data Centre
18 75 (23.36%) Cisco ASA
19 74 (23.05%) Problem-Solving
20 72 (22.43%) VPN
21 71 (22.12%) CCNA
22 64 (19.94%) F5
23 58 (18.07%) IPsec
24 55 (17.13%) LAN
25 54 (16.82%) Service Delivery
25 54 (16.82%) Network Management
26 53 (16.51%) Ethernet
26 53 (16.51%) CheckPoint

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 30 (9.35%) IIS
2 19 (5.92%) MS Exchange
3 14 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (4.05%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.43%) Apache
5 11 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (2.49%) nginx
7 4 (1.25%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.31%) Confluence
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 14 (4.36%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.62%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.31%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 38 (11.84%) Office 365
2 35 (10.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (5.61%) SaaS
5 15 (4.67%) GitHub
6 13 (4.05%) IaaS
7 7 (2.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.56%) Route 53
8 5 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (1.25%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.25%) CloudFront
9 4 (1.25%) G Suite
9 4 (1.25%) Serverless
10 2 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 191 (59.50%) Firewall
2 107 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 104 (32.40%) MPLS
4 98 (30.53%) DNS
5 97 (30.22%) BGP
6 94 (29.28%) OSPF
7 88 (27.41%) DHCP
8 79 (24.61%) WAN
9 75 (23.36%) Cisco ASA
10 72 (22.43%) VPN
11 58 (18.07%) IPsec
12 55 (17.13%) LAN
13 53 (16.51%) Ethernet
14 49 (15.26%) Network Security
15 48 (14.95%) VLAN
16 45 (14.02%) VoIP
17 44 (13.71%) WLAN
18 42 (13.08%) Internet
19 39 (12.15%) HTTP
20 38 (11.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.36%) Big Data
3 7 (2.18%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.25%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.25%) MySQL
7 3 (0.93%) Data Lake
7 3 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.93%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.31%) GIS
8 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (9.35%) JIRA
2 18 (5.61%) Subversion
3 16 (4.98%) Redmine
4 15 (4.67%) Jenkins
5 11 (3.43%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.87%) GDB
6 6 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.87%) Valgrind
6 6 (1.87%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.56%) Fiddler
7 5 (1.56%) Selenium
7 5 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (1.56%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.25%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.25%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.62%) Hudson
9 2 (0.62%) Rational DOORS
General
1 33 (10.28%) Retail
2 29 (9.03%) Finance
3 25 (7.79%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.36%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.05%) Advertising
5 13 (4.05%) Banking
6 12 (3.74%) Games
7 3 (0.93%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Automotive
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) Military
8 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (28.97%) Network Engineer
2 31 (9.66%) Architect
2 31 (9.66%) Security Engineer
3 25 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (7.48%) Analyst
5 18 (5.61%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (5.30%) Linux Engineer
6 17 (5.30%) Network Security Engineer
7 16 (4.98%) Support Engineer
8 15 (4.67%) Network Analyst
9 14 (4.36%) Consultant
9 14 (4.36%) Network Operations Engineer
10 13 (4.05%) Developer
10 13 (4.05%) Network Consultant
11 12 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (3.74%) Administrator
11 12 (3.74%) Network Architect
11 12 (3.74%) Network Support
11 12 (3.74%) Operations Engineer
11 12 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.28%) 802.1X
2 24 (7.48%) LDAP
3 12 (3.74%) Node.js
4 10 (3.12%) Elastic Stack
5 9 (2.80%) .NET
5 9 (2.80%) XML
6 6 (1.87%) FreeSWITCH
6 6 (1.87%) HTML
7 5 (1.56%) CSS
7 5 (1.56%) LAMP
8 4 (1.25%) J2EE
8 4 (1.25%) Web Services
9 3 (0.93%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.93%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.93%) jQuery
9 3 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (0.93%) React
9 3 (0.93%) Spring
10 2 (0.62%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.62%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 77 (23.99%) Data Centre
2 42 (13.08%) Self-Motivation
3 40 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (8.10%) Management Information System
5 19 (5.92%) PKI
6 17 (5.30%) Security Operations Centre
7 14 (4.36%) CMDB
8 11 (3.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 11 (3.43%) e-Health
9 9 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.49%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (1.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.56%) CPLD
12 5 (1.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 5 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.56%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.56%) Verilog
12 5 (1.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 114 (35.51%) Windows
2 93 (28.97%) Linux
3 51 (15.89%) Windows Server
4 44 (13.71%) Unix
5 20 (6.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (4.98%) CentOS
7 16 (4.98%) Mac OS X
8 13 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (2.80%) Debian
9 9 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (2.49%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.87%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.87%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.56%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.93%) Solaris
13 3 (0.93%) SUSE
14 2 (0.62%) AIX
14 2 (0.62%) HPUX
14 2 (0.62%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (29.28%) ITIL
2 74 (23.05%) Problem-Solving
3 54 (16.82%) Network Management
3 54 (16.82%) Service Delivery
4 52 (16.20%) Information Security
5 49 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (13.08%) Network Monitoring
7 39 (12.15%) Change Management
8 37 (11.53%) Computer Science
9 36 (11.21%) SIEM
10 35 (10.90%) Project Management
11 33 (10.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 33 (10.28%) Disaster Recovery
12 32 (9.97%) Due Diligence
13 31 (9.66%) Cybersecurity
13 31 (9.66%) Root Cause Analysis
13 31 (9.66%) Time Management
14 30 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 30 (9.35%) Load Balancing
14 30 (9.35%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.58%) Python
2 42 (13.08%) SQL
3 36 (11.21%) Bash Shell
4 32 (9.97%) C
5 27 (8.41%) Java
6 20 (6.23%) Perl
6 20 (6.23%) PowerShell
7 17 (5.30%) C#
8 14 (4.36%) C++
9 13 (4.05%) JavaScript
10 12 (3.74%) Korn
11 9 (2.80%) Ruby
11 9 (2.80%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.18%) PHP
13 6 (1.87%) VBScript
14 5 (1.56%) Embedded C
14 5 (1.56%) VB
15 1 (0.31%) Lisp
15 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 126 (39.25%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (28.35%) Degree
3 84 (26.17%) CCNP
4 71 (22.12%) CCNA
5 44 (13.71%) Security Cleared
6 38 (11.84%) CCIE
7 34 (10.59%) Computer Science Degree
8 32 (9.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (9.97%) SSCP
9 25 (7.79%) CISSP
10 22 (6.85%) CompTIA Security+
10 22 (6.85%) SC Cleared
11 21 (6.54%) Network+ Certification
12 19 (5.92%) SANS
13 17 (5.30%) DV Cleared
13 17 (5.30%) GIAC
14 16 (4.98%) GCIA
14 16 (4.98%) GCIH
14 16 (4.98%) GSEC
14 16 (4.98%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.30%) SLA
2 11 (3.43%) PCI DSS
2 11 (3.43%) PMO
3 9 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.87%) GDPR
5 4 (1.25%) QA
6 3 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.62%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.31%) GPG13
8 1 (0.31%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 90 (28.04%) Active Directory
2 35 (10.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (9.97%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.17%) NFS
5 21 (6.54%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (5.92%) VMware NSX
7 16 (4.98%) Samba
8 14 (4.36%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (3.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (2.80%) KVM
11 8 (2.49%) Docker
12 6 (1.87%) VirtualBox
13 5 (1.56%) XenApp
14 4 (1.25%) iptables
14 4 (1.25%) Terminal Services
14 4 (1.25%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.93%) Firmware
15 3 (0.93%) QEMU
16 1 (0.31%) Shibboleth
16 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (13.71%) Nagios
2 30 (9.35%) Ansible
3 29 (9.03%) Puppet
4 19 (5.92%) SCOM
5 18 (5.61%) vCenter Server
6 14 (4.36%) Cisco CUCM
6 14 (4.36%) Cisco Prime
6 14 (4.36%) SCCM
7 12 (3.74%) Nessus
8 11 (3.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (2.80%) QRadar
10 7 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (1.87%) Grafana
11 6 (1.87%) Salt
12 5 (1.56%) Cacti
12 5 (1.56%) FortiGate
12 5 (1.56%) Kubernetes
12 5 (1.56%) RANCID
12 5 (1.56%) SELinux
12 5 (1.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 145 (45.17%) Cisco
2 117 (36.45%) Microsoft
3 77 (23.99%) VMware
4 64 (19.94%) F5
5 53 (16.51%) CheckPoint
6 52 (16.20%) Palo Alto
7 42 (13.08%) Juniper
8 40 (12.46%) SolarWinds
9 37 (11.53%) Splunk
10 33 (10.28%) Fortinet
11 27 (8.41%) NetApp
12 26 (8.10%) EMC
13 22 (6.85%) Meraki
14 17 (5.30%) Oracle
14 17 (5.30%) Red Hat
15 16 (4.98%) CA
15 16 (4.98%) LogRhythm
16 12 (3.74%) Avaya
16 12 (3.74%) Citrix
16 12 (3.74%) Riverbed