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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
UK / England
Rank 821 914 928
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +14
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 18 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.023% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.14% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 8
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £45,000 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%

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
12937 16182 18317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.30% 17.20% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10597 13587 14943
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
London +47 6 - -
West Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
South East +48 3 £43,000 -4.44%
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
East of England - 2 £52,500 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
ICMP
UK

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 38 (70.37%) Linux
2 35 (64.81%) TCP/IP
3 34 (62.96%) DNS
4 29 (53.70%) VPN
5 24 (44.44%) Cisco
6 23 (42.59%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (38.89%) Windows
8 20 (37.04%) Python
9 19 (35.19%) DHCP
10 18 (33.33%) VMware
10 18 (33.33%) Mentoring
11 17 (31.48%) CCNP
11 17 (31.48%) ITIL
12 16 (29.63%) SMTP
12 16 (29.63%) HTTP
12 16 (29.63%) SNMP
12 16 (29.63%) OSPF
12 16 (29.63%) Data Centre
13 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
13 15 (27.78%) Open Source
14 14 (25.93%) Load Balancing
14 14 (25.93%) Juniper
14 14 (25.93%) Unix
14 14 (25.93%) LAN
14 14 (25.93%) WAN
14 14 (25.93%) BGP
15 13 (24.07%) SSL
15 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (24.07%) Build Automation
15 13 (24.07%) Go

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 10 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Apache
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) Office 365
3 2 (3.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.85%) GitHub
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (64.81%) TCP/IP
2 34 (62.96%) DNS
3 29 (53.70%) VPN
4 19 (35.19%) DHCP
5 16 (29.63%) HTTP
5 16 (29.63%) OSPF
5 16 (29.63%) SMTP
5 16 (29.63%) SNMP
6 14 (25.93%) BGP
6 14 (25.93%) LAN
6 14 (25.93%) WAN
7 13 (24.07%) SSL
8 12 (22.22%) Network Security
9 11 (20.37%) FTP
10 10 (18.52%) Internet
10 10 (18.52%) IPsec
10 10 (18.52%) MPLS
10 10 (18.52%) POP3
10 10 (18.52%) SAN
11 9 (16.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Big Data
2 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Trac
3 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Design Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support
5 4 (7.41%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (7.41%) Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) MAPI
2 2 (3.70%) LAMP
2 2 (3.70%) Node.js
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) CGI
3 1 (1.85%) Embperl
3 1 (1.85%) FastCGI
3 1 (1.85%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 11 (20.37%) Public Cloud
3 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (7.41%) Clustering
5 4 (7.41%) PKI
6 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.70%) User Experience
8 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 38 (70.37%) Linux
2 21 (38.89%) Windows
3 14 (25.93%) Unix
4 4 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.70%) CentOS
6 2 (3.70%) Debian
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 17 (31.48%) ITIL
3 15 (27.78%) Open Source
4 14 (25.93%) Load Balancing
5 13 (24.07%) Build Automation
6 11 (20.37%) Coaching
6 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
6 11 (20.37%) Network Management
6 11 (20.37%) Software Delivery
7 10 (18.52%) DevOps
7 10 (18.52%) Network Architecture
8 8 (14.81%) Communications Security
9 7 (12.96%) Information Security
10 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (11.11%) Data Security
10 6 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
10 6 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
10 6 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 6 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) Python
2 13 (24.07%) Go
3 11 (20.37%) Ruby
4 8 (14.81%) C
5 6 (11.11%) Java
6 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.41%) Perl
6 4 (7.41%) SQL
7 2 (3.70%) C++
7 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (31.48%) CCNP
3 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
4 8 (14.81%) CCNA
4 8 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.96%) CISSP
6 6 (11.11%) GCIA
6 6 (11.11%) GCIH
6 6 (11.11%) SANS
7 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
7 5 (9.26%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.85%) CCDP
8 1 (1.85%) CCIE
8 1 (1.85%) CISA
8 1 (1.85%) Degree
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.41%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.85%) NFS
5 1 (1.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (11.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) Ansible
3 3 (5.56%) Nagios
3 3 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.56%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.70%) SCCM
4 2 (3.70%) SCOM
4 2 (3.70%) SELinux
4 2 (3.70%) WMI
4 2 (3.70%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.70%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.85%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.85%) Puppet
5 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Cisco
2 18 (33.33%) VMware
3 14 (25.93%) Juniper
4 10 (18.52%) HP
5 8 (14.81%) Brocade
5 8 (14.81%) EMC
6 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.11%) Oracle
8 5 (9.26%) Dell
8 5 (9.26%) Ericsson
8 5 (9.26%) F5
8 5 (9.26%) Foundry
8 5 (9.26%) IBM
8 5 (9.26%) NetApp
8 5 (9.26%) Redback
9 4 (7.41%) Citrix
10 3 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.56%) Symantec
10 3 (5.56%) Veeam