Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 259 281 296
Rank change year-on-year +22 +15 +2
Permanent jobs citing SNMP 50 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.53% 2.02% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 15
West Midlands median annual salary £49,000 £40,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% -22.33% +41.10%
10th Percentile £34,600 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £55,000 £61,200
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,200
% change year-on-year +8.89% +6.64% +0.48%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,415 1,684 1,551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.60% 16.15% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,109 1,300 1,342
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,314 £23,025
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,900
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SNMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SNMP in the West Midlands

SNMP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SNMP in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for SNMP in the West Midlands

SNMP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SNMP in the West Midlands

SNMP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Birmingham +42 39 £49,000 +8.89%
Worcestershire -3 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Coventry - 3 £36,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £37,250 -
Herefordshire 0 1 £40,000 -
SNMP
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 39 (78.00%) VPN
2 31 (62.00%) Cisco
3 30 (60.00%) CCNP
3 30 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (52.00%) DNS
4 26 (52.00%) DHCP
5 24 (48.00%) TCP/IP
6 23 (46.00%) Presales
6 23 (46.00%) Data Centre
7 22 (44.00%) ITIL V3
7 22 (44.00%) ITIL
7 22 (44.00%) CheckPoint
7 22 (44.00%) Juniper
7 22 (44.00%) OSPF
7 22 (44.00%) BGP
7 22 (44.00%) Fortinet
7 22 (44.00%) IPsec
8 21 (42.00%) SSL
9 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
10 18 (36.00%) MPLS
10 18 (36.00%) VLAN
11 17 (34.00%) SIEM
11 17 (34.00%) 802.1X
12 16 (32.00%) Load Balancing
12 16 (32.00%) Network Security
12 16 (32.00%) Network Design
12 16 (32.00%) Ethernet
12 16 (32.00%) HTTP
12 16 (32.00%) LAN

SNMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (18.00%) OpenStack
2 8 (16.00%) IIS
3 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (78.00%) VPN
2 30 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (52.00%) DHCP
3 26 (52.00%) DNS
4 24 (48.00%) TCP/IP
5 22 (44.00%) BGP
5 22 (44.00%) IPsec
5 22 (44.00%) OSPF
6 21 (42.00%) SSL
7 18 (36.00%) MPLS
7 18 (36.00%) VLAN
8 16 (32.00%) Ethernet
8 16 (32.00%) HTTP
8 16 (32.00%) LAN
8 16 (32.00%) Network Security
9 15 (30.00%) Firewall
10 14 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (28.00%) FWSM
11 13 (26.00%) SSH
12 9 (18.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) Burp Suite
3 1 (2.00%) GDB
3 1 (2.00%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.00%) sqlmap
General
1 8 (16.00%) Billing
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Architect
1 9 (18.00%) Penetration Tester
1 9 (18.00%) Security Architect
1 9 (18.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 9 (18.00%) Senior Tester
1 9 (18.00%) Tester
2 8 (16.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 8 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 6 (12.00%) Senior Network Specialist
4 5 (10.00%) Network Specialist
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) IT Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior IT Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) 802.1X
2 8 (16.00%) LDAP
3 1 (2.00%) OAuth
3 1 (2.00%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (28.00%) PKI
3 8 (16.00%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (16.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (16.00%) FlexPod
4 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.00%) Verilog
5 1 (2.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.00%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Presales
2 22 (44.00%) ITIL
2 22 (44.00%) ITIL V3
3 17 (34.00%) SIEM
4 16 (32.00%) Load Balancing
4 16 (32.00%) Network Design
5 14 (28.00%) Line Management
5 14 (28.00%) Project Management
5 14 (28.00%) Service Delivery
6 10 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 9 (18.00%) Open Source
7 9 (18.00%) Patch Management
7 9 (18.00%) Social Engineering
8 8 (16.00%) Application Performance Management
8 8 (16.00%) Converged Infrastructure
8 8 (16.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (16.00%) Software Optimisation
8 8 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) C#
1 12 (24.00%) Java
1 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (24.00%) Python
2 10 (20.00%) C
3 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (18.00%) Lua
3 9 (18.00%) Ruby
4 3 (6.00%) C++
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) Perl
4 3 (6.00%) PHP
4 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 30 (60.00%) CCNP
1 30 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (20.00%) Degree
3 9 (18.00%) CHECK Team Leader
3 9 (18.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 9 (18.00%) OSCP
4 8 (16.00%) CCDP
4 8 (16.00%) CCIE
4 8 (16.00%) CCSE
4 8 (16.00%) CISSP
4 8 (16.00%) IISP
4 8 (16.00%) ISSAP
4 8 (16.00%) JNCIP
5 6 (12.00%) PMI Certification
5 6 (12.00%) PMP
6 3 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (6.00%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) NIST 800
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) Docker
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (16.00%) QRadar
2 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.00%) Nmap
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Cisco
2 22 (44.00%) CheckPoint
2 22 (44.00%) Fortinet
2 22 (44.00%) Juniper
3 14 (28.00%) F5
4 10 (20.00%) HP
5 9 (18.00%) SolarWinds
6 8 (16.00%) Aruba
6 8 (16.00%) Brocade
6 8 (16.00%) Forcepoint
6 8 (16.00%) IBM
6 8 (16.00%) LogRhythm
6 8 (16.00%) Meraki
6 8 (16.00%) Sourcefire
6 8 (16.00%) Splunk
6 8 (16.00%) Tufin
7 6 (12.00%) CA
8 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.00%) VMware
9 1 (2.00%) Sophos