Period
to 25 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 820 801 797
Rank change year-on-year -19 -4 -47
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 189 324 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 1.43% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 152 226 268
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £32,850
90th Percentile £63,750 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -7.61% +15.00%

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 18,557 22,639 26,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.03% 15.06% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14,642 17,715 21,378
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SNMP in the UK

SNMP
Top 13 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 February 2020. 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 -6 183 £50,000 - 47
UK excluding London -22 106 £47,500 +11.76% 34
London +44 81 £60,000 +4.35% 18
South East +34 59 £43,750 -2.78% 12
North of England +47 14 £46,250 +15.63% 11
North West +54 11 £47,500 +75.93% 8
East of England +34 10 £45,000 -14.29% 4
West Midlands +10 10 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Midlands +6 10 £50,000 +17.65% 2
South West +28 9 £45,000 -
Wales -7 4 £52,500 +35.92% 4
Yorkshire +20 2 £45,000 +1.12% 2
North East +14 1 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 98 (51.85%) Cisco
2 68 (35.98%) DNS
3 67 (35.45%) BGP
4 66 (34.92%) Linux
5 63 (33.33%) VPN
6 61 (32.28%) DHCP
7 60 (31.75%) Firewall
8 57 (30.16%) Cisco Certification
8 57 (30.16%) TCP/IP
9 51 (26.98%) WAN
9 51 (26.98%) MPLS
10 47 (24.87%) OSPF
11 45 (23.81%) CCNP
12 44 (23.28%) Windows
13 43 (22.75%) HTTP
13 43 (22.75%) Wireless
14 40 (21.16%) PowerShell
14 40 (21.16%) Azure
15 39 (20.63%) VMware
15 39 (20.63%) LAN
16 38 (20.11%) VLAN
17 36 (19.05%) Degree
17 36 (19.05%) SSL
17 36 (19.05%) Python
18 35 (18.52%) Data Centre
19 34 (17.99%) AWS
19 34 (17.99%) Git (software)
19 34 (17.99%) Bash Shell
19 34 (17.99%) Network Management
20 33 (17.46%) SMTP

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 17 (8.99%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.29%) Confluence
3 7 (3.70%) IIS
4 6 (3.17%) Apache
4 6 (3.17%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.06%) CMS
6 1 (0.53%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (5.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (21.16%) Azure
2 34 (17.99%) AWS
3 14 (7.41%) Office 365
4 9 (4.76%) GitHub
5 6 (3.17%) SaaS
6 5 (2.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.06%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (35.98%) DNS
2 67 (35.45%) BGP
3 63 (33.33%) VPN
4 61 (32.28%) DHCP
5 60 (31.75%) Firewall
6 57 (30.16%) TCP/IP
7 51 (26.98%) MPLS
7 51 (26.98%) WAN
8 47 (24.87%) OSPF
9 43 (22.75%) HTTP
9 43 (22.75%) Wireless
10 39 (20.63%) LAN
11 38 (20.11%) VLAN
12 36 (19.05%) SSL
13 33 (17.46%) SMTP
14 31 (16.40%) SAN
15 26 (13.76%) IPsec
16 23 (12.17%) Internet
16 23 (12.17%) Multicast
17 20 (10.58%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.23%) MySQL
2 11 (5.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.53%) GIS
4 1 (0.53%) KDB
4 1 (0.53%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (17.99%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.76%) Subversion
3 17 (8.99%) JIRA
4 16 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 16 (8.47%) Selenium
5 10 (5.29%) Fiddler
5 10 (5.29%) Postman
5 10 (5.29%) SpecFlow
6 8 (4.23%) Burp Suite
7 7 (3.70%) Metasploit
8 6 (3.17%) Bugzilla
8 6 (3.17%) CruiseControl
9 5 (2.65%) GitLab
9 5 (2.65%) WinDbg
10 4 (2.12%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (1.06%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.53%) GDB
General
1 15 (7.94%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.29%) Finance
3 8 (4.23%) Military
4 6 (3.17%) Legal
5 4 (2.12%) French Language
6 3 (1.59%) Games
6 3 (1.59%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.06%) Advertising
7 2 (1.06%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.06%) Banking
7 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (31.22%) Network Engineer
2 24 (12.70%) Administrator
3 23 (12.17%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (10.58%) Senior Network Engineer
5 19 (10.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (7.41%) Network Administrator
7 11 (5.82%) Test Engineer
8 10 (5.29%) Security Engineer
8 10 (5.29%) Software Test Engineer
9 9 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (4.23%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (3.70%) Penetration Tester
11 7 (3.70%) Tester
12 6 (3.17%) Architect
12 6 (3.17%) Design Engineer
12 6 (3.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.17%) Network Design Engineer
12 6 (3.17%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 5 (2.65%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.81%) 802.1X
1 28 (14.81%) LDAP
2 22 (11.64%) LAMP
3 5 (2.65%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (2.65%) XMPP
4 2 (1.06%) .NET
4 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.06%) CSS
4 2 (1.06%) HTML
4 2 (1.06%) React
4 2 (1.06%) REST
5 1 (0.53%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.53%) Java RMI
5 1 (0.53%) JSON
5 1 (0.53%) SOAP
5 1 (0.53%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 27 (14.29%) Clustering
3 20 (10.58%) Replication
4 16 (8.47%) IPTV
5 14 (7.41%) Video\Live Streaming
6 13 (6.88%) MPEG
7 10 (5.29%) Handset
7 10 (5.29%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (3.70%) CMDB
9 7 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (3.70%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.65%) PKI
11 4 (2.12%) ASIC
11 4 (2.12%) CCTV
11 4 (2.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (2.12%) SCADA
11 4 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (1.59%) User Experience
13 2 (1.06%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 66 (34.92%) Linux
2 44 (23.28%) Windows
3 26 (13.76%) Ubuntu
4 24 (12.70%) Windows Server
5 21 (11.11%) CentOS
6 11 (5.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.76%) Unix
8 7 (3.70%) Kali Linux
8 7 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.59%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.06%) Solaris
11 1 (0.53%) Debian
11 1 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.99%) Network Management
2 30 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 26 (13.76%) ITIL
4 24 (12.70%) Test Automation
5 20 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (10.05%) DevOps
6 19 (10.05%) Load Balancing
7 18 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (9.52%) Business Continuity
8 17 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (8.99%) Network Design
9 14 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
10 12 (6.35%) Configuration Management
10 12 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (6.35%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (5.82%) Collaborative Working
11 11 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (5.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 10 (5.29%) Exploratory Testing
12 10 (5.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.16%) PowerShell
2 36 (19.05%) Python
3 34 (17.99%) Bash Shell
4 24 (12.70%) SQL
5 17 (8.99%) C#
6 16 (8.47%) C
7 10 (5.29%) Java
8 9 (4.76%) Ruby
9 7 (3.70%) Lua
9 7 (3.70%) Perl
10 5 (2.65%) C++
10 5 (2.65%) VBScript
11 4 (2.12%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.59%) Go
13 1 (0.53%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.53%) Korn
13 1 (0.53%) PHP
13 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 57 (30.16%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (23.81%) CCNP
3 36 (19.05%) Degree
4 18 (9.52%) CCNA
5 14 (7.41%) CCIE
6 12 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (5.82%) MCSE
8 10 (5.29%) SC Cleared
8 10 (5.29%) Security Cleared
8 10 (5.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.65%) CCDP
9 5 (2.65%) CISM
9 5 (2.65%) CISSP
9 5 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (2.65%) DBS Check
9 5 (2.65%) MCITP
9 5 (2.65%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (2.12%) Cyber Scheme
10 4 (2.12%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.12%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.88%) QA
1 13 (6.88%) SLA
2 9 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.17%) GDPR
3 6 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.65%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.53%) JTAG
System Software
1 28 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 26 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.70%) KVM
4 7 (3.70%) Xen
5 6 (3.17%) iptables
5 6 (3.17%) NFS
5 6 (3.17%) QEMU
6 5 (2.65%) vSphere
7 3 (1.59%) Docker
8 2 (1.06%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.53%) Firmware
9 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.53%) LXC
9 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (11.11%) Nagios
2 16 (8.47%) Puppet
2 16 (8.47%) ZABBIX
3 10 (5.29%) Nmap
4 7 (3.70%) Ansible
4 7 (3.70%) Nessus
5 6 (3.17%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (3.17%) SELinux
5 6 (3.17%) WMI
6 5 (2.65%) Icinga
6 5 (2.65%) Munin
6 5 (2.65%) vRealize
7 4 (2.12%) Grafana
8 3 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.06%) Cacti
9 2 (1.06%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.06%) Kibana
10 1 (0.53%) Graylog
10 1 (0.53%) Ionix
10 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 98 (51.85%) Cisco
2 39 (20.63%) VMware
3 31 (16.40%) Microsoft
4 27 (14.29%) Juniper
5 23 (12.17%) Red Hat
6 20 (10.58%) SolarWinds
7 16 (8.47%) HP
8 14 (7.41%) Huawei
9 13 (6.88%) Aruba
9 13 (6.88%) F5
9 13 (6.88%) Meraki
10 11 (5.82%) Fortinet
11 10 (5.29%) Dell
12 9 (4.76%) Palo Alto
13 8 (4.23%) Nokia
14 7 (3.70%) Oracle
14 7 (3.70%) SonicWALL
15 5 (2.65%) CheckPoint
15 5 (2.65%) EqualLogic
15 5 (2.65%) Ruckus Wireless