The table below looks at the statistics for ICMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ICMP over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 823 924 955
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +31
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 56 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.020% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.12% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 49 19 11
Median salary £35,000 £53,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.57% -17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
15208 17111 19697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.01% 16.76% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12534 14300 15632
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

ICMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing ICMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

ICMP Salary Histogram in England

ICMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICMP within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +20 21 £28,000 -49.09% 1
London +48 16 £57,500 +7.47%
South East +59 10 £28,000 -34.11% 1
West Midlands - 9 £35,000 -
North West +6 7 £38,000 -5.00% 1
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
North East - 1 £45,000 -
ICMP
UK

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing ICMP 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 England region with a requirement for ICMP.

1 80 (89.89%) TCP/IP
2 65 (73.03%) Linux
3 54 (60.67%) DNS
4 46 (51.69%) Windows
5 45 (50.56%) VPN
6 44 (49.44%) DHCP
6 44 (49.44%) VMware
7 42 (47.19%) LAN
7 42 (47.19%) WAN
8 41 (46.07%) HTTP
9 40 (44.94%) Active Directory
9 40 (44.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (43.82%) Cisco
11 36 (40.45%) ITIL
12 31 (34.83%) SSL
12 31 (34.83%) Brocade
13 29 (32.58%) Firewall
14 28 (31.46%) Telnet
14 28 (31.46%) VLAN
14 28 (31.46%) Data Centre
15 27 (30.34%) Python
16 26 (29.21%) SMTP
16 26 (29.21%) Network Security
17 25 (28.09%) HP
17 25 (28.09%) MS Exchange
17 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
17 25 (28.09%) SAN
18 24 (26.97%) OSPF
18 24 (26.97%) Data Security
18 24 (26.97%) Unix

ICMP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 25 (28.09%) MS Exchange
2 24 (26.97%) Apache
3 21 (23.60%) IIS
4 3 (3.37%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.12%) Confluence
5 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.12%) GitHub
1 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 80 (89.89%) TCP/IP
2 54 (60.67%) DNS
3 45 (50.56%) VPN
4 44 (49.44%) DHCP
5 42 (47.19%) LAN
5 42 (47.19%) WAN
6 41 (46.07%) HTTP
7 31 (34.83%) SSL
8 29 (32.58%) Firewall
9 28 (31.46%) Telnet
9 28 (31.46%) VLAN
10 26 (29.21%) Network Security
10 26 (29.21%) SMTP
11 25 (28.09%) SAN
12 24 (26.97%) OSPF
13 19 (21.35%) BGP
14 18 (20.22%) SNMP
15 15 (16.85%) MPLS
16 14 (15.73%) FTP
17 13 (14.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.12%) MySQL
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.25%) Subversion
4 1 (1.12%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.12%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (21.35%) Telecoms
2 11 (12.36%) Finance
3 2 (2.25%) Banking
3 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Back Office
4 1 (1.12%) Billing
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (20.22%) Network Engineer
2 17 (19.10%) Support Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) Developer
4 14 (15.73%) Python Developer
5 13 (14.61%) LAN Engineer
5 13 (14.61%) Operations Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (13.48%) Network Operations Engineer
7 10 (11.24%) NOC Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (10.11%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Senior NOC Engineer
11 6 (6.74%) Architect
12 5 (5.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.61%) RESTful
2 3 (3.37%) LAMP
3 2 (2.25%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.25%) CGI
3 2 (2.25%) Embperl
3 2 (2.25%) FastCGI
4 1 (1.12%) COM+
4 1 (1.12%) HTML
4 1 (1.12%) MAPI
4 1 (1.12%) Memcached
4 1 (1.12%) Middleware
4 1 (1.12%) SOAP
4 1 (1.12%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.24%) Digital Media
3 9 (10.11%) Statistics
4 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.62%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.12%) Clustering
6 1 (1.12%) Fintech
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) PKI
6 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (73.03%) Linux
2 46 (51.69%) Windows
3 24 (26.97%) Unix
4 11 (12.36%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) Android
7 1 (1.12%) CentOS
7 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.12%) Solaris
7 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) ITIL
2 24 (26.97%) Data Security
3 19 (21.35%) Load Balancing
4 16 (17.98%) Network Management
5 15 (16.85%) Coaching
6 14 (15.73%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (13.48%) Mentoring
8 11 (12.36%) Data Centre Operations
8 11 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (11.24%) Business Continuity
9 10 (11.24%) Functional Programming
9 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
10 9 (10.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (10.11%) Security Patching
11 8 (8.99%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (7.87%) Communications Security
12 7 (7.87%) Open Source
12 7 (7.87%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (6.74%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.34%) Python
2 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.24%) C
4 8 (8.99%) Go
5 7 (7.87%) Perl
6 5 (5.62%) Ruby
7 4 (4.49%) C++
7 4 (4.49%) PHP
8 3 (3.37%) Java
9 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.25%) SQL
10 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (24.72%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.48%) CCNA
3 11 (12.36%) CCNP
4 7 (7.87%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (7.87%) JNCIA
4 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) CCIP
6 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) CCDP
7 1 (1.12%) CCIE
7 1 (1.12%) Degree
7 1 (1.12%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (44.94%) Active Directory
1 40 (44.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) NFS
2 1 (1.12%) Samba
2 1 (1.12%) Squid
2 1 (1.12%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (23.60%) Norton AntiVirus
1 21 (23.60%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.49%) Nagios
3 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.25%) Puppet
4 1 (1.12%) Ansible
4 1 (1.12%) Cacti
4 1 (1.12%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) Nessus
4 1 (1.12%) Rancher
4 1 (1.12%) SCCM
4 1 (1.12%) SCOM
4 1 (1.12%) Sysdig
4 1 (1.12%) vRealize
4 1 (1.12%) WMI
4 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.12%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 44 (49.44%) VMware
2 39 (43.82%) Cisco
3 31 (34.83%) Brocade
4 25 (28.09%) HP
5 23 (25.84%) EMC
5 23 (25.84%) IBM
6 21 (23.60%) Symantec
6 21 (23.60%) Veeam
7 20 (22.47%) Juniper
8 16 (17.98%) F5
9 15 (16.85%) Extreme Networks
10 10 (11.24%) Ericsson
10 10 (11.24%) Foundry
10 10 (11.24%) Redback
11 4 (4.49%) NetScout
12 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
12 3 (3.37%) Oracle
13 2 (2.25%) BMC
13 2 (2.25%) Dell
13 2 (2.25%) NetApp
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