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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 863 931 963
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +32
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 32 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.094% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 8
Median salary £58,750 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £38,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,600 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.55% +28.57%
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
15561 18047 19894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.13% 17.49% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13052 14775 15960
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 East +69 18 £60,000 +8.59%
South West +21 9 £40,000 +14.28% 3
North West +15 3 £27,000 -46.00% 1
London +43 2 £57,500 -4.16% 1
ICMP
UK

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 46 (90.20%) TCP/IP
2 30 (58.82%) DNS
2 30 (58.82%) DHCP
3 28 (54.90%) VMware
3 28 (54.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (52.94%) WAN
4 27 (52.94%) VPN
5 26 (50.98%) SSL
5 26 (50.98%) LAN
5 26 (50.98%) Data Centre
6 25 (49.02%) FTP
6 25 (49.02%) HTTP
6 25 (49.02%) Active Directory
7 23 (45.10%) LDAP
7 23 (45.10%) F5
8 22 (43.14%) Data Centre Operations
8 22 (43.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 22 (43.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 22 (43.14%) Linux
8 22 (43.14%) BIG-IP
8 22 (43.14%) Load Balancing
9 17 (33.33%) Windows
10 15 (29.41%) Python
11 14 (27.45%) RESTful
12 13 (25.49%) SNMP
12 13 (25.49%) Cisco
13 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
14 10 (19.61%) Mac OS X
14 10 (19.61%) OSPF
15 9 (17.65%) Telecoms

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 4 (7.84%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.88%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) GitHub
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (90.20%) TCP/IP
2 30 (58.82%) DHCP
2 30 (58.82%) DNS
3 27 (52.94%) VPN
3 27 (52.94%) WAN
4 26 (50.98%) LAN
4 26 (50.98%) SSL
5 25 (49.02%) FTP
5 25 (49.02%) HTTP
6 23 (45.10%) LDAP
7 22 (43.14%) BIG-IP
7 22 (43.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 22 (43.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 13 (25.49%) SNMP
9 10 (19.61%) OSPF
10 8 (15.69%) HTTPS
10 8 (15.69%) IPsec
11 7 (13.73%) Firewall
11 7 (13.73%) MPLS
11 7 (13.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (5.88%) Gerrit
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) LAN Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 12 (23.53%) Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Administrator
4 11 (21.57%) Network Administrator
4 11 (21.57%) Python Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) IP Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) IP Network Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) LAN Administrator
6 6 (11.76%) Network Operations Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) RESTful
2 8 (15.69%) SOAP
3 5 (9.80%) REST
4 3 (5.88%) Middleware
4 3 (5.88%) YAML
5 2 (3.92%) Web Services
6 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.96%) COM+
6 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.98%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.69%) Digital Media
3 5 (9.80%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) Fintech
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Linux
2 17 (33.33%) Windows
3 10 (19.61%) Mac OS X
4 8 (15.69%) Unix
5 3 (5.88%) Android
5 3 (5.88%) CentOS
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.88%) Solaris
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Data Centre Operations
1 22 (43.14%) Load Balancing
2 9 (17.65%) Network Management
3 8 (15.69%) Functional Programming
3 8 (15.69%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
4 7 (13.73%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (9.80%) Project Management
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.88%) Change Control
7 3 (5.88%) Communications Security
7 3 (5.88%) DevOps
7 3 (5.88%) Fault Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.92%) High Availability
8 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) Python
2 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) Tcl
4 4 (7.84%) C
4 4 (7.84%) PHP
5 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (1.96%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.80%) CCNA
2 5 (9.80%) CCNP
3 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.92%) PMP
5 1 (1.96%) CCENT
5 1 (1.96%) CCSA
5 1 (1.96%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (54.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (49.02%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.88%) Docker
3 3 (5.88%) Samba
3 3 (5.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Nagios
2 3 (5.88%) Ansible
2 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.88%) Puppet
2 3 (5.88%) Rancher
2 3 (5.88%) Sysdig
2 3 (5.88%) vRealize
3 1 (1.96%) Cacti
3 1 (1.96%) Nessus
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) VMware
2 23 (45.10%) F5
3 13 (25.49%) Cisco
4 7 (13.73%) HP
4 7 (13.73%) Juniper
5 4 (7.84%) NetScout
6 3 (5.88%) BMC
6 3 (5.88%) Brocade
6 3 (5.88%) Dell
6 3 (5.88%) EMC
6 3 (5.88%) Ericsson
6 3 (5.88%) Foundry
6 3 (5.88%) IBM
6 3 (5.88%) Intel
6 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.88%) NetApp
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle
6 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.88%) Redback
6 3 (5.88%) Splunk
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £39,000 per annum + 15% shift allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: circa £26,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Upto £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Homeworking
Posted: 9 days ago