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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
UK / England
Rank 800 888 907
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +19
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 27 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.029% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.17% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 7
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,250 £72,500
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
13028 15733 17937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.75% 16.87% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10693 13185 14649
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +67 13 £57,500 -8.00% 1
West Midlands - 6 £50,000 -
South East +51 4 £50,000 +11.11%
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
ICMP
UK

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 55 (73.33%) Linux
2 54 (72.00%) TCP/IP
3 49 (65.33%) DNS
4 45 (60.00%) VPN
5 36 (48.00%) Cisco
6 34 (45.33%) ITIL
7 33 (44.00%) Windows
7 33 (44.00%) DHCP
8 32 (42.67%) VMware
9 29 (38.67%) HTTP
9 29 (38.67%) Active Directory
9 29 (38.67%) LAN
9 29 (38.67%) WAN
10 28 (37.33%) SMTP
10 28 (37.33%) Cisco Certification
11 27 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (33.33%) Network Security
13 24 (32.00%) Python
14 23 (30.67%) HP
15 22 (29.33%) SAN
15 22 (29.33%) MS Exchange
15 22 (29.33%) Brocade
15 22 (29.33%) VLAN
15 22 (29.33%) Mentoring
16 21 (28.00%) EMC
16 21 (28.00%) SSL
16 21 (28.00%) OSPF
16 21 (28.00%) Data Centre
17 19 (25.33%) Telnet
17 19 (25.33%) SNMP

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 22 (29.33%) MS Exchange
2 18 (24.00%) Apache
3 15 (20.00%) IIS
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (72.00%) TCP/IP
2 49 (65.33%) DNS
3 45 (60.00%) VPN
4 33 (44.00%) DHCP
5 29 (38.67%) HTTP
5 29 (38.67%) LAN
5 29 (38.67%) WAN
6 28 (37.33%) SMTP
7 25 (33.33%) Network Security
8 22 (29.33%) SAN
8 22 (29.33%) VLAN
9 21 (28.00%) OSPF
9 21 (28.00%) SSL
10 19 (25.33%) SNMP
10 19 (25.33%) Telnet
11 18 (24.00%) BGP
11 18 (24.00%) Firewall
12 13 (17.33%) Internet
12 13 (17.33%) IPsec
12 13 (17.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) Big Data
2 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (1.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.33%) Trac
General
1 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.33%) Support Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (12.00%) Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.00%) Design Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Network Operations Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) MAPI
2 3 (4.00%) LAMP
3 2 (2.67%) CGI
3 2 (2.67%) Embperl
3 2 (2.67%) FastCGI
4 1 (1.33%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.33%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.33%) Public Cloud
3 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.00%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (6.67%) Statistics
6 4 (5.33%) Clustering
6 4 (5.33%) PKI
7 3 (4.00%) User Experience
8 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 55 (73.33%) Linux
2 33 (44.00%) Windows
3 16 (21.33%) Unix
4 4 (5.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.67%) CentOS
5 2 (2.67%) Debian
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.33%) ITIL
2 22 (29.33%) Mentoring
3 18 (24.00%) Data Security
4 17 (22.67%) Open Source
5 16 (21.33%) Load Balancing
6 15 (20.00%) Coaching
7 14 (18.67%) Network Management
8 13 (17.33%) Build Automation
8 13 (17.33%) Configuration Management
8 13 (17.33%) Software Delivery
9 11 (14.67%) Network Architecture
10 10 (13.33%) Communications Security
10 10 (13.33%) DevOps
10 10 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (9.33%) Information Security
11 7 (9.33%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (8.00%) Protective Monitoring
12 6 (8.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) Python
2 16 (21.33%) Go
3 13 (17.33%) Ruby
4 11 (14.67%) C
5 6 (8.00%) Perl
6 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.67%) Java
7 4 (5.33%) SQL
8 3 (4.00%) C++
9 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (37.33%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (25.33%) CCNP
3 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (14.67%) CCNA
5 10 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.33%) CISSP
6 7 (9.33%) JNCIA
7 6 (8.00%) DV Cleared
7 6 (8.00%) GCIA
7 6 (8.00%) GCIH
7 6 (8.00%) SANS
8 1 (1.33%) CCDP
8 1 (1.33%) CCIE
8 1 (1.33%) CISA
8 1 (1.33%) Degree
8 1 (1.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (38.67%) Active Directory
2 27 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.33%) NFS
5 1 (1.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 15 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (8.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (8.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) Nagios
5 2 (2.67%) Ansible
5 2 (2.67%) SCCM
5 2 (2.67%) SCOM
5 2 (2.67%) SELinux
5 2 (2.67%) WMI
5 2 (2.67%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.67%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.33%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (48.00%) Cisco
2 32 (42.67%) VMware
3 23 (30.67%) HP
4 22 (29.33%) Brocade
5 21 (28.00%) EMC
6 18 (24.00%) Juniper
7 17 (22.67%) IBM
8 15 (20.00%) Symantec
8 15 (20.00%) Veeam
9 10 (13.33%) Extreme Networks
10 7 (9.33%) Ericsson
10 7 (9.33%) F5
10 7 (9.33%) Foundry
10 7 (9.33%) Redback
11 6 (8.00%) Dell
11 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (8.00%) NetApp
12 5 (6.67%) Oracle
13 4 (5.33%) Citrix
14 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds
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