Period
to 25 April 2018

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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 791 744 804
Rank change year-on-year -47 +60 -70
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 401 465 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 1.69% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 241 381 402
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,700
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +7.91% -7.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £25,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

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 26,417 27,484 34,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.93% 16.15% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21,020 22,394 28,642
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 25 April 2018.

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 25 April 2018. 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 -45 388 £55,000 +22.22% 61
UK excluding London +29 271 £50,000 +25.00% 44
London -106 123 £60,000 +23.71% 20
South East -2 105 £52,500 +16.67% 13
Midlands -5 62 £49,000 +30.67% 9
West Midlands +2 60 £49,000 +30.67% 6
East of England +19 58 £57,500 +74.24% 5
North of England -22 33 £43,000 +7.50% 5
South West +5 30 £45,000 +24.14% 9
North West -19 21 £43,000 +7.50% 4
Yorkshire -2 9 £41,500 - 1
North East -14 3 £25,000 -
Scotland -30 3 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £50,000 - 1
Wales -3 2 £33,000 -26.84% 1
East Midlands -5 2 £52,500 +10.53% 3

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, 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.

1 230 (57.36%) Cisco
2 212 (52.87%) DNS
3 204 (50.87%) Firewall
4 169 (42.14%) OSPF
5 166 (41.40%) BGP
6 164 (40.90%) Cisco Certification
7 151 (37.66%) DHCP
8 147 (36.66%) TCP/IP
9 146 (36.41%) Linux
10 145 (36.16%) VPN
11 137 (34.16%) CCNP
11 137 (34.16%) Juniper
12 135 (33.67%) WAN
13 130 (32.42%) Python
14 124 (30.92%) Data Centre
15 122 (30.42%) LAN
16 115 (28.68%) VLAN
17 110 (27.43%) MPLS
18 106 (26.43%) Cisco ASA
19 102 (25.44%) Ethernet
20 95 (23.69%) CheckPoint
20 95 (23.69%) ITIL
21 92 (22.94%) IPsec
21 92 (22.94%) VMware
22 90 (22.44%) Windows
23 88 (21.95%) Degree
24 84 (20.95%) Active Directory
24 84 (20.95%) Nagios
25 81 (20.20%) Network Security
25 81 (20.20%) Puppet

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 27 (6.73%) IIS
2 17 (4.24%) Confluence
2 17 (4.24%) OpenStack
3 12 (2.99%) Apache
4 11 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.24%) CMS
5 9 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (2.24%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.24%) nginx
5 9 (2.24%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.00%) uWSGI
6 8 (2.00%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.50%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.25%) GeoServer
8 5 (1.25%) JBoss
8 5 (1.25%) WildFly
9 4 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.00%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.50%) CICS
Applications
1 16 (3.99%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.49%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (2.00%) Documaker
3 1 (0.25%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.25%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 55 (13.72%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (8.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 16 (3.99%) GitHub
5 15 (3.74%) IaaS
6 14 (3.49%) Akamai
7 11 (2.74%) AWS CloudTrail
8 9 (2.24%) SaaS
9 8 (2.00%) G Suite
9 8 (2.00%) Slack
10 6 (1.50%) Datadog
10 6 (1.50%) PaaS
11 5 (1.25%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (1.00%) Office 365
13 2 (0.50%) Route 53
13 2 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 212 (52.87%) DNS
2 204 (50.87%) Firewall
3 169 (42.14%) OSPF
4 166 (41.40%) BGP
5 151 (37.66%) DHCP
6 147 (36.66%) TCP/IP
7 145 (36.16%) VPN
8 135 (33.67%) WAN
9 122 (30.42%) LAN
10 115 (28.68%) VLAN
11 110 (27.43%) MPLS
12 106 (26.43%) Cisco ASA
13 102 (25.44%) Ethernet
14 92 (22.94%) IPsec
15 81 (20.20%) Network Security
16 78 (19.45%) SSL
17 75 (18.70%) Wireless
18 69 (17.21%) Wi-Fi
19 66 (16.46%) Cisco Nexus
19 66 (16.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.73%) MySQL
2 22 (5.49%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.24%) MongoDB
4 11 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.74%) MariaDB
5 9 (2.24%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.75%) Big Data
7 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.50%) DB2
9 2 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (15.21%) Git (software)
2 39 (9.73%) JIRA
3 24 (5.99%) Subversion
4 23 (5.74%) Jenkins
5 18 (4.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 12 (2.99%) TeamCity
7 10 (2.49%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (2.24%) Redmine
9 8 (2.00%) Gerrit
10 7 (1.75%) GDB
10 7 (1.75%) LabVIEW
10 7 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.25%) Automake
11 5 (1.25%) ClearCase
11 5 (1.25%) GCC
12 3 (0.75%) Maven
12 3 (0.75%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.50%) Metasploit
13 2 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
13 2 (0.50%) StarTeam
General
1 74 (18.45%) Finance
2 33 (8.23%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.24%) Banking
4 14 (3.49%) Advertising
5 12 (2.99%) Financial Institution
6 11 (2.74%) Games
7 10 (2.49%) Aerospace
8 8 (2.00%) Legal
8 8 (2.00%) Multimedia
9 7 (1.75%) Electronics
9 7 (1.75%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.00%) Billing
10 4 (1.00%) Retail
11 2 (0.50%) French Language
11 2 (0.50%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.50%) Law
11 2 (0.50%) Military
11 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.50%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 119 (29.68%) Network Engineer
2 50 (12.47%) Linux Engineer
3 39 (9.73%) Systems Engineer
4 34 (8.48%) Security Engineer
5 28 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
6 26 (6.48%) Architect
7 24 (5.99%) NOC Engineer
7 24 (5.99%) Security Architect
8 21 (5.24%) DevOps Engineer
8 21 (5.24%) Security Solutions Architect
8 21 (5.24%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 21 (5.24%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (4.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (4.74%) Network Specialist
11 18 (4.49%) Consultant
12 17 (4.24%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
12 17 (4.24%) Senior DevOps
12 17 (4.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 17 (4.24%) Senior Network Specialist
12 17 (4.24%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (11.97%) 802.1X
2 37 (9.23%) LDAP
3 29 (7.23%) HTML
4 26 (6.48%) Web Services
5 24 (5.99%) XML
6 18 (4.49%) CSS
6 18 (4.49%) SOAP
7 17 (4.24%) Django
7 17 (4.24%) REST
8 9 (2.24%) Middleware
9 8 (2.00%) FreeSWITCH
9 8 (2.00%) Java EE
9 8 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
9 8 (2.00%) PHP-FPM
9 8 (2.00%) RESTful
9 8 (2.00%) WSGI
9 8 (2.00%) YAML
10 7 (1.75%) jQuery
11 6 (1.50%) HTML5
11 6 (1.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 124 (30.92%) Data Centre
2 50 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (12.47%) Computer Science
3 47 (11.72%) Self-Motivation
4 36 (8.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 28 (6.98%) Cyberthreat
6 26 (6.48%) Management Information System
7 25 (6.23%) PKI
8 22 (5.49%) Public Cloud
9 18 (4.49%) Replication
10 12 (2.99%) Hedge funds
10 12 (2.99%) Security Operations Centre
11 11 (2.74%) CMDB
12 9 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
12 9 (2.24%) Wiki
13 8 (2.00%) Client/Server
13 8 (2.00%) Private Cloud
14 6 (1.50%) Driving Licence
14 6 (1.50%) HP StoreVirtual
15 5 (1.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 146 (36.41%) Linux
2 90 (22.44%) Windows
3 47 (11.72%) Unix
4 30 (7.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (6.48%) CentOS
5 26 (6.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (6.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (6.23%) Windows Server
7 23 (5.74%) Debian
7 23 (5.74%) Ubuntu
8 14 (3.49%) Solaris
9 10 (2.49%) Mac OS X
10 9 (2.24%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (2.00%) Android
11 8 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.25%) openSUSE
12 5 (1.25%) SUSE
12 5 (1.25%) VxWorks
13 2 (0.50%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (23.69%) ITIL
2 79 (19.70%) Network Monitoring
3 76 (18.95%) Network Management
4 65 (16.21%) Load Balancing
5 63 (15.71%) Project Management
6 53 (13.22%) Problem-Solving
7 52 (12.97%) DevOps
8 51 (12.72%) SIEM
9 50 (12.47%) ITIL V3
9 50 (12.47%) Presales
10 48 (11.97%) Configuration Management
11 47 (11.72%) Change Management
12 45 (11.22%) Software Engineering
13 43 (10.72%) Incident Management
14 38 (9.48%) Network Design
15 37 (9.23%) Mentoring
16 36 (8.98%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (8.73%) Continuous Improvement
18 32 (7.98%) Information Security
19 31 (7.73%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 130 (32.42%) Python
2 73 (18.20%) Bash Shell
3 63 (15.71%) Perl
4 58 (14.46%) PowerShell
5 53 (13.22%) SQL
6 47 (11.72%) Java
7 41 (10.22%) PHP
8 36 (8.98%) C
9 31 (7.73%) JavaScript
10 25 (6.23%) Ruby
11 18 (4.49%) Shell Script
12 13 (3.24%) C++
13 10 (2.49%) C#
13 10 (2.49%) Korn
14 9 (2.24%) Lua
15 7 (1.75%) AWK
16 5 (1.25%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.25%) Tcl
17 1 (0.25%) sed
17 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 164 (40.90%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (34.16%) CCNP
3 88 (21.95%) Degree
4 51 (12.72%) CCNA
5 40 (9.98%) CISSP
6 32 (7.98%) CCDP
6 32 (7.98%) JNCIP
7 29 (7.23%) Computer Science Degree
8 28 (6.98%) Security Cleared
9 25 (6.23%) CCSE
10 22 (5.49%) ISSAP
11 21 (5.24%) IISP
12 20 (4.99%) CCIE
13 19 (4.74%) PMI Certification
13 19 (4.74%) PMP
14 17 (4.24%) SC Cleared
15 16 (3.99%) SSCP
16 14 (3.49%) GIAC
16 14 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (3.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.99%) PCI DSS
2 11 (2.74%) SLA
3 10 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.24%) QA
5 8 (2.00%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (1.25%) GDPR
7 4 (1.00%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.25%) NIST 800
System Software
1 84 (20.95%) Active Directory
2 55 (13.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.74%) Docker
4 22 (5.49%) VMware NSX
5 21 (5.24%) NFS
6 18 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (4.24%) Samba
8 13 (3.24%) Hyper-V
9 9 (2.24%) FreeRADIUS
10 8 (2.00%) BIND 9
10 8 (2.00%) Kamailio
10 8 (2.00%) Postfix
10 8 (2.00%) VirtualBox
11 7 (1.75%) iptables
11 7 (1.75%) vSphere
12 6 (1.50%) DFS Replication
12 6 (1.50%) Firmware
13 4 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.75%) XenServer
15 2 (0.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 84 (20.95%) Nagios
2 81 (20.20%) Puppet
3 44 (10.97%) Ansible
4 28 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (6.23%) QRadar
5 25 (6.23%) vCenter Server
6 23 (5.74%) Cacti
7 22 (5.49%) vRealize
8 18 (4.49%) Cisco Prime
9 16 (3.99%) ZABBIX
10 14 (3.49%) OpenNMS
10 14 (3.49%) RANCID
10 14 (3.49%) SCCM
11 10 (2.49%) Salt
11 10 (2.49%) SCOM
12 8 (2.00%) HAProxy
12 8 (2.00%) Munin
12 8 (2.00%) OpenView
12 8 (2.00%) Rancher
12 8 (2.00%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 230 (57.36%) Cisco
2 137 (34.16%) Juniper
3 95 (23.69%) CheckPoint
4 92 (22.94%) VMware
5 74 (18.45%) Fortinet
6 66 (16.46%) Microsoft
7 65 (16.21%) Splunk
8 64 (15.96%) F5
9 61 (15.21%) HP
10 53 (13.22%) Palo Alto
10 53 (13.22%) SolarWinds
11 48 (11.97%) Red Hat
12 43 (10.72%) IBM
13 42 (10.47%) Aruba
14 34 (8.48%) Tufin
15 32 (7.98%) Citrix
16 27 (6.73%) CA
16 27 (6.73%) Dell
17 26 (6.48%) Meraki
18 25 (6.23%) Arista