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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 839 875 861
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -14
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 22 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.010% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.056% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 1
Average salary £53,500 £65,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.69% -10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -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
17361 19676 18035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.81% 18.15% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14501 15652 14656
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
London +13 12 £53,500 -17.69%
South East -16 3 £42,500 -5.55%
East of England - 3 £57,500 - 2
North West - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
ICMP
UK

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 27 (67.50%) TCP/IP
2 23 (57.50%) OSPF
3 21 (52.50%) Cisco
4 17 (42.50%) SNMP
4 17 (42.50%) Firewall
5 16 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (37.50%) BGP
6 15 (37.50%) CCNP
6 15 (37.50%) Linux
7 14 (35.00%) UNIX
7 14 (35.00%) LAN
7 14 (35.00%) VoIP
7 14 (35.00%) WAN
7 14 (35.00%) Juniper
7 14 (35.00%) Network Management
8 13 (32.50%) DNS
8 13 (32.50%) Windows
8 13 (32.50%) Project Management
9 12 (30.00%) MPLS
9 12 (30.00%) ITIL
10 11 (27.50%) IPsec
11 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 10 (25.00%) C
11 10 (25.00%) DHCP
12 9 (22.50%) VPN
12 9 (22.50%) EIGRP
12 9 (22.50%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (22.50%) Network Architecture
13 8 (20.00%) Multicast
13 8 (20.00%) Network Security

ICMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) JBoss
1 1 (2.50%) Apache
1 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 27 (67.50%) TCP/IP
2 23 (57.50%) OSPF
3 17 (42.50%) SNMP
3 17 (42.50%) Firewall
4 15 (37.50%) BGP
5 14 (35.00%) LAN
5 14 (35.00%) VoIP
5 14 (35.00%) WAN
6 13 (32.50%) DNS
7 12 (30.00%) MPLS
8 11 (27.50%) IPsec
9 10 (25.00%) DHCP
10 9 (22.50%) VPN
10 9 (22.50%) EIGRP
10 9 (22.50%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (20.00%) Network Security
11 8 (20.00%) Wireless
11 8 (20.00%) Multicast
12 7 (17.50%) Junos
12 7 (17.50%) SSL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.00%) Selenium
2 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Programmer
3 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Software Programmer
3 6 (15.00%) Principal Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
3 1 (2.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) IVR
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) UNIX
3 13 (32.50%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Debian
4 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Network Management
2 13 (32.50%) Project Management
3 12 (30.00%) ITIL
4 9 (22.50%) Network Architecture
5 7 (17.50%) SIEM
5 7 (17.50%) Communications Security
6 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.50%) Change Control
7 5 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.50%) Time Management
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.00%) Change Management
9 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.50%) Information Security Management
10 1 (2.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) C
2 8 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) AWK
4 1 (2.50%) Erlang
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (37.50%) CCNP
3 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (20.00%) CCNA
5 7 (17.50%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (17.50%) Degree
6 6 (15.00%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (15.00%) CCSE
6 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
7 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) CISA
8 1 (2.50%) CISM
8 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) JSP 440
2 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) COBIT
3 1 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Cisco
2 14 (35.00%) Juniper
3 8 (20.00%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) Fortinet
5 6 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (15.00%) Splunk
5 6 (15.00%) ArcSight
5 6 (15.00%) NetScout
5 6 (15.00%) IBM
6 3 (7.50%) F5
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.50%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.50%) Meru Networks
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 16 hours ago