Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 774 795 803
Rank change year-on-year +21 +8 +7
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 414 436 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.56% 1.54% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 260 359 399
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.48% -2.35% +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 26,560 28,378 34,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.18% 15.88% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21,013 23,055 28,457
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 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 +13 399 £54,750 +21.67% 45
UK excluding London +71 261 £50,000 +20.48% 32
London -57 140 £60,000 +20.00% 13
East of England +85 81 £62,500 +89.39% 10
South East +20 80 £51,250 +7.89% 13
South West +24 44 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Midlands -13 42 £38,250 +2.00% 3
West Midlands +13 38 £35,500 -2.07% 2
North of England -19 25 £47,000 +8.67% 2
North West -8 15 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Yorkshire +6 10 £47,000 +13.25%
East Midlands +8 4 £48,250 -25.77% 1
Scotland -13 2 £47,000 +10.59%
Wales +8 1 £26,000 -35.34%
Northern Ireland -4 1 £67,500 +92.86%

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 204 (49.28%) Cisco
2 191 (46.14%) DNS
3 182 (43.96%) Linux
4 177 (42.75%) Firewall
5 155 (37.44%) TCP/IP
6 154 (37.20%) DHCP
7 137 (33.09%) OSPF
8 136 (32.85%) Data Centre
9 131 (31.64%) Python
10 128 (30.92%) BGP
11 126 (30.43%) Windows
12 119 (28.74%) Juniper
13 118 (28.50%) Cisco Certification
14 113 (27.29%) WAN
15 105 (25.36%) Degree
16 104 (25.12%) VMware
16 104 (25.12%) VPN
17 102 (24.64%) LAN
17 102 (24.64%) MPLS
18 100 (24.15%) IPsec
19 97 (23.43%) Ethernet
19 97 (23.43%) CCNP
20 93 (22.46%) Active Directory
21 92 (22.22%) CheckPoint
22 86 (20.77%) Cisco ASA
23 83 (20.05%) Finance
24 79 (19.08%) Cisco Nexus
25 76 (18.36%) Network Security
26 75 (18.12%) ITIL
26 75 (18.12%) Bash Shell

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 (7.25%) IIS
2 21 (5.07%) Confluence
3 18 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 17 (4.11%) OpenStack
4 17 (4.11%) WebSphere
5 16 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (3.38%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.42%) CMS
7 10 (2.42%) Skype for Business
8 9 (2.17%) Apache
8 9 (2.17%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.21%) nginx
9 5 (1.21%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.72%) Mattermost
11 3 (0.72%) XWiki
12 2 (0.48%) uWSGI
Applications
1 11 (2.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (4.11%) Documaker
2 5 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.72%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 67 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (7.73%) GitHub
3 26 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (5.80%) IaaS
5 15 (3.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 14 (3.38%) G Suite
7 12 (2.90%) Office 365
8 9 (2.17%) AWS CloudTrail
8 9 (2.17%) Slack
9 8 (1.93%) Akamai
10 7 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.45%) Datadog
12 4 (0.97%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.97%) SaaS
13 3 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.72%) Serverless
14 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.24%) PaaS
14 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 191 (46.14%) DNS
2 177 (42.75%) Firewall
3 155 (37.44%) TCP/IP
4 154 (37.20%) DHCP
5 137 (33.09%) OSPF
6 128 (30.92%) BGP
7 113 (27.29%) WAN
8 104 (25.12%) VPN
9 102 (24.64%) LAN
9 102 (24.64%) MPLS
10 100 (24.15%) IPsec
11 97 (23.43%) Ethernet
12 86 (20.77%) Cisco ASA
13 79 (19.08%) Cisco Nexus
14 76 (18.36%) Network Security
15 73 (17.63%) SSL
16 71 (17.15%) VLAN
17 67 (16.18%) SSH
18 63 (15.22%) HTTP
19 55 (13.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.73%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.31%) MongoDB
3 18 (4.35%) Big Data
3 18 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 15 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (3.38%) MySQL
6 9 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.21%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.72%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.48%) Electronic Patient Records
10 2 (0.48%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (0.48%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.24%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 47 (11.35%) JIRA
2 40 (9.66%) Git (software)
3 24 (5.80%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.11%) Gerrit
4 17 (4.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 16 (3.86%) Subversion
5 16 (3.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 12 (2.90%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.17%) LabVIEW
7 9 (2.17%) Redmine
8 6 (1.45%) GDB
9 5 (1.21%) Automake
9 5 (1.21%) GCC
10 4 (0.97%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.72%) GoCD
11 3 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (0.48%) StarTeam
12 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 83 (20.05%) Finance
2 43 (10.39%) Banking
3 31 (7.49%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.83%) Advertising
5 19 (4.59%) Financial Institution
6 18 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 18 (4.35%) Multimedia
7 12 (2.90%) Legal
8 11 (2.66%) Electronics
8 11 (2.66%) Games
9 10 (2.42%) Retail
10 8 (1.93%) Aerospace
11 5 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.97%) Law
13 3 (0.72%) Marketing
13 3 (0.72%) Publishing
14 2 (0.48%) French Language
14 2 (0.48%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 115 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 40 (9.66%) Senior Network Engineer
3 39 (9.42%) Security Engineer
4 36 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 27 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (6.04%) Systems Engineer
7 22 (5.31%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (5.31%) Software Engineer
8 21 (5.07%) Platform Engineer
9 20 (4.83%) Administrator
10 19 (4.59%) Architect
10 19 (4.59%) Senior DevOps
10 19 (4.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 17 (4.11%) Network Specialist
11 17 (4.11%) Security Architect
12 15 (3.62%) Analyst
12 15 (3.62%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
12 15 (3.62%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 15 (3.62%) Senior Network Specialist
12 15 (3.62%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.32%) 802.1X
2 44 (10.63%) LDAP
3 25 (6.04%) HTML
4 23 (5.56%) SOAP
5 18 (4.35%) Middleware
5 18 (4.35%) Web Services
6 17 (4.11%) RESTful
6 17 (4.11%) YAML
7 12 (2.90%) CSS
7 12 (2.90%) Elastic Stack
7 12 (2.90%) XML
8 9 (2.17%) Django
9 7 (1.69%) REST
10 5 (1.21%) Spring
11 4 (0.97%) STL
12 3 (0.72%) .NET
12 3 (0.72%) Hibernate
12 3 (0.72%) LAMP
12 3 (0.72%) Lucene
12 3 (0.72%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 136 (32.85%) Data Centre
2 65 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (12.08%) Computer Science
4 49 (11.84%) Self-Motivation
5 33 (7.97%) Cyberthreat
6 27 (6.52%) Management Information System
7 24 (5.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 19 (4.59%) PKI
9 15 (3.62%) Security Operations Centre
10 14 (3.38%) Replication
11 12 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
11 12 (2.90%) Public Cloud
12 9 (2.17%) CMDB
13 8 (1.93%) Driving Licence
13 8 (1.93%) HP StoreVirtual
14 7 (1.69%) Fat Client
14 7 (1.69%) Mainframe
14 7 (1.69%) Thin Client
15 6 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (1.21%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 182 (43.96%) Linux
2 126 (30.43%) Windows
3 49 (11.84%) Windows Server
4 48 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (10.63%) Unix
5 44 (10.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (9.42%) CentOS
8 24 (5.80%) Solaris
8 24 (5.80%) Ubuntu
9 20 (4.83%) Debian
10 17 (4.11%) Android
11 15 (3.62%) Mac OS X
12 9 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (1.45%) SUSE
15 5 (1.21%) Kali Linux
16 4 (0.97%) openSUSE
16 4 (0.97%) VxWorks
17 3 (0.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (18.12%) ITIL
2 73 (17.63%) Problem-Solving
3 72 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
4 68 (16.43%) Project Management
5 58 (14.01%) Network Management
6 57 (13.77%) High Availability
7 56 (13.53%) DevOps
8 50 (12.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 45 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (10.87%) Load Balancing
10 43 (10.39%) Presales
11 39 (9.42%) Information Security
12 38 (9.18%) Software Engineering
13 36 (8.70%) Network Design
13 36 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
14 35 (8.45%) Due Diligence
14 35 (8.45%) Service Delivery
14 35 (8.45%) SIEM
15 34 (8.21%) Cybersecurity
15 34 (8.21%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 131 (31.64%) Python
2 75 (18.12%) Bash Shell
3 59 (14.25%) PowerShell
4 47 (11.35%) C
4 47 (11.35%) Perl
5 46 (11.11%) SQL
6 44 (10.63%) Java
7 42 (10.14%) JavaScript
8 39 (9.42%) PHP
9 23 (5.56%) C++
10 19 (4.59%) Shell Script
11 13 (3.14%) Ruby
12 10 (2.42%) Korn
13 7 (1.69%) AWK
14 5 (1.21%) C#
14 5 (1.21%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.97%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.97%) Tcl
16 2 (0.48%) sed
17 1 (0.24%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 118 (28.50%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (25.36%) Degree
3 97 (23.43%) CCNP
4 37 (8.94%) CCIE
5 36 (8.70%) CCNA
6 34 (8.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 31 (7.49%) Security Cleared
8 28 (6.76%) CISSP
9 24 (5.80%) SSCP
10 22 (5.31%) JNCIP
10 22 (5.31%) PMI Certification
10 22 (5.31%) PMP
11 21 (5.07%) SC Cleared
12 19 (4.59%) CCSE
13 17 (4.11%) CCDP
14 16 (3.86%) ISSAP
15 15 (3.62%) GCIA
15 15 (3.62%) GCIH
15 15 (3.62%) GSEC
15 15 (3.62%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.11%) SLA
2 3 (0.72%) BS7799
2 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.48%) ECSS
4 1 (0.24%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 93 (22.46%) Active Directory
2 58 (14.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (7.73%) Docker
4 28 (6.76%) Samba
5 24 (5.80%) Firmware
6 18 (4.35%) NFS
7 17 (4.11%) iptables
7 17 (4.11%) VirtualBox
7 17 (4.11%) VMware NSX
8 13 (3.14%) Hyper-V
8 13 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.93%) DFS Replication
10 6 (1.45%) XenApp
11 4 (0.97%) pfSense
11 4 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.72%) vSphere
13 2 (0.48%) Kamailio
13 2 (0.48%) KVM
13 2 (0.48%) Postfix
13 2 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 72 (17.39%) Nagios
2 65 (15.70%) Puppet
3 57 (13.77%) Ansible
4 28 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (6.28%) vRealize
5 26 (6.28%) ZABBIX
6 19 (4.59%) vCenter Server
7 18 (4.35%) QRadar
8 17 (4.11%) Rancher
8 17 (4.11%) Sysdig
9 9 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
10 7 (1.69%) FortiGate
10 7 (1.69%) SCOM
10 7 (1.69%) WSUS
11 6 (1.45%) Cacti
11 6 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (1.45%) Kubernetes
11 6 (1.45%) NetBackup
11 6 (1.45%) OpenView
11 6 (1.45%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 204 (49.28%) Cisco
2 119 (28.74%) Juniper
3 104 (25.12%) VMware
4 92 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 73 (17.63%) F5
5 73 (17.63%) Microsoft
6 63 (15.22%) Splunk
7 59 (14.25%) HP
8 58 (14.01%) Fortinet
9 57 (13.77%) Red Hat
10 45 (10.87%) Citrix
10 45 (10.87%) IBM
11 41 (9.90%) SolarWinds
12 37 (8.94%) Palo Alto
13 32 (7.73%) Arista
14 31 (7.49%) Oracle
15 30 (7.25%) EMC
16 27 (6.52%) CA
17 26 (6.28%) BMC
17 26 (6.28%) ServiceNow