The table below looks at the statistics for ICMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ICMP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 228 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.018% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.065% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £36,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 - £45,000
ICMP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1542 1497 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.14% 27.50% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1053 1201
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ICMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ICMP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

ICMP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ICMP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ICMP across the Berkshire region.

ICMP Salary Trend in Berkshire

ICMP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICMP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 £36,000 -
ICMP
South East

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing ICMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ICMP.

1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (75.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF

ICMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing ICMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ICMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) VMware