The table below looks at the statistics for ICMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ICMP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 873 917 914
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -3
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 25 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.044% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 3
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -31.03%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
ICMP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16158 18274 17200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.11% 18.38% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13568 14937 13560
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,300 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ICMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ICMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

ICMP
Salary Trend in England

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

ICMP Salary Trend in England

ICMP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ICMP across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

ICMP Salary Histogram in England

ICMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICMP within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
South East - 16 £45,000 - 1
London +14 9 £62,500 -13.79% 1
ICMP
UK

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 32 (84.21%) LAN
1 32 (84.21%) Data Centre
2 27 (71.05%) TCP/IP
3 26 (68.42%) DNS
4 24 (63.16%) WAN
4 24 (63.16%) DHCP
5 23 (60.53%) Cisco
6 21 (55.26%) Load Balancing
6 21 (55.26%) F5
7 20 (52.63%) VPN
7 20 (52.63%) FTP
7 20 (52.63%) HTTP
8 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (50.00%) VMware
9 18 (47.37%) CCNP
9 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
9 18 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (36.84%) ITIL
10 14 (36.84%) IPsec
10 14 (36.84%) SSL
11 13 (34.21%) MPLS
12 11 (28.95%) BIG-IP
12 11 (28.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 11 (28.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 10 (26.32%) Data Centre Operations
13 10 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (26.32%) OSPF
13 10 (26.32%) BGP
13 10 (26.32%) Juniper
13 10 (26.32%) HTTPS

ICMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 (7.89%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) GitHub
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) LAN
2 27 (71.05%) TCP/IP
3 26 (68.42%) DNS
4 24 (63.16%) DHCP
4 24 (63.16%) WAN
5 20 (52.63%) FTP
5 20 (52.63%) HTTP
5 20 (52.63%) VPN
6 14 (36.84%) IPsec
6 14 (36.84%) SSL
7 13 (34.21%) MPLS
8 11 (28.95%) BIG-IP
8 11 (28.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 11 (28.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (26.32%) BGP
9 10 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (26.32%) HTTPS
9 10 (26.32%) OSPF
9 10 (26.32%) SNMP
9 10 (26.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (5.26%) Hazelcast
2 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Gerrit
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Legal
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Administrator
2 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Design Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Implementation Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) IT Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Network Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) SOAP
2 9 (23.68%) REST
3 4 (10.53%) 802.1X
4 2 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) Middleware
5 1 (2.63%) Regular Expression
5 1 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (2.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (84.21%) Data Centre
2 9 (23.68%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Smart Energy
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.63%) Fintech
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) Debian
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Solaris
3 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Load Balancing
2 14 (36.84%) ITIL
3 10 (26.32%) Data Centre Operations
4 9 (23.68%) Communications Security
4 9 (23.68%) Network Management
5 8 (21.05%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps
7 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.26%) High Availability
7 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) SIEM
8 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.63%) Change Management
8 1 (2.63%) ERP
8 1 (2.63%) Information Security Management
8 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.63%) Security Management
8 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) C
2 9 (23.68%) Tcl
3 3 (7.89%) Python
4 2 (5.26%) C++
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) CCNP
1 18 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.68%) DV Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CISA
4 1 (2.63%) CISM
4 1 (2.63%) CISSP
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) JSP 440
2 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.63%) Docker
4 1 (2.63%) Samba
4 1 (2.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) CA Spectrum
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco LMS
1 8 (21.05%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Cisco
2 21 (55.26%) F5
3 19 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (26.32%) Juniper
5 8 (21.05%) CA
5 8 (21.05%) HP
5 8 (21.05%) Palo Alto
6 7 (18.42%) Dell
6 7 (18.42%) EMC
6 7 (18.42%) NetApp
7 2 (5.26%) Cyberoam
7 2 (5.26%) IBM
7 2 (5.26%) Splunk
8 1 (2.63%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.63%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.63%) Intel
8 1 (2.63%) New Relic
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.63%) WorldPay
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