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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 853 904 941
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +37
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 48 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.025% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.15% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 43 24 12
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 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £59,250 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
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
15495 17140 19596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.82% 16.94% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12919 14267 15617
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +36 19 £28,000 -49.09% 1
South East +43 18 £28,000 -34.11%
London +39 9 £55,000 +2.80% 4
West Midlands - 6 £35,000 -
North West +5 4 £37,250 -19.45%
North East - 1 £45,000 -
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ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 74 (92.50%) TCP/IP
2 53 (66.25%) Linux
3 49 (61.25%) DNS
4 44 (55.00%) VPN
5 43 (53.75%) DHCP
6 42 (52.50%) WAN
7 41 (51.25%) LAN
8 40 (50.00%) VMware
8 40 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 39 (48.75%) HTTP
9 39 (48.75%) Active Directory
9 39 (48.75%) Windows
10 31 (38.75%) Cisco
11 28 (35.00%) SSL
11 28 (35.00%) ITIL
12 27 (33.75%) Data Centre
13 26 (32.50%) Firewall
14 25 (31.25%) Python
14 25 (31.25%) Brocade
15 22 (27.50%) Load Balancing
15 22 (27.50%) VLAN
16 21 (26.25%) Telnet
16 21 (26.25%) HP
17 20 (25.00%) Network Security
17 20 (25.00%) F5
18 19 (23.75%) EMC
18 19 (23.75%) IBM
18 19 (23.75%) SMTP
18 19 (23.75%) Apache
18 19 (23.75%) SQL Server

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 19 (23.75%) Apache
2 18 (22.50%) IIS
2 18 (22.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.25%) Confluence
4 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 74 (92.50%) TCP/IP
2 49 (61.25%) DNS
3 44 (55.00%) VPN
4 43 (53.75%) DHCP
5 42 (52.50%) WAN
6 41 (51.25%) LAN
7 39 (48.75%) HTTP
8 28 (35.00%) SSL
9 26 (32.50%) Firewall
10 22 (27.50%) VLAN
11 21 (26.25%) Telnet
12 20 (25.00%) Network Security
13 19 (23.75%) SMTP
14 18 (22.50%) BIG-IP
14 18 (22.50%) FTP
14 18 (22.50%) LDAP
14 18 (22.50%) SAN
15 17 (21.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 17 (21.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 17 (21.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.25%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 17 (21.25%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Back Office
3 1 (1.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Billing
3 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Network Engineer
2 18 (22.50%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) LAN Engineer
3 16 (20.00%) Python Developer
4 14 (17.50%) Support Engineer
5 12 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (13.75%) Operations Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (10.00%) IP Engineer
9 8 (10.00%) IP Network Engineer
10 7 (8.75%) NOC Engineer
10 7 (8.75%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (8.75%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
10 7 (8.75%) Senior Operations Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (7.50%) Administrator
11 6 (7.50%) LAN Administrator
11 6 (7.50%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.75%) RESTful
2 2 (2.50%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.25%) CGI
3 1 (1.25%) COM+
3 1 (1.25%) Embperl
3 1 (1.25%) FastCGI
3 1 (1.25%) HTML
3 1 (1.25%) LAMP
3 1 (1.25%) Middleware
3 1 (1.25%) SOAP
3 1 (1.25%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (33.75%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.75%) Digital Media
3 9 (11.25%) Statistics
4 3 (3.75%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) Fintech
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (66.25%) Linux
2 39 (48.75%) Windows
3 18 (22.50%) Unix
4 13 (16.25%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.25%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) CentOS
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Solaris
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) ITIL
2 22 (27.50%) Load Balancing
3 18 (22.50%) Data Security
4 17 (21.25%) Data Centre Operations
5 11 (13.75%) Functional Programming
5 11 (13.75%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (13.75%) Network Management
5 11 (13.75%) Software Engineering
6 10 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 9 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (11.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (11.25%) Security Patching
8 8 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (8.75%) Coaching
9 7 (8.75%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.25%) Change Control
10 5 (6.25%) Fault Analysis
10 5 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (5.00%) DevOps
11 4 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.25%) Python
2 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.50%) C
4 5 (6.25%) Perl
5 4 (5.00%) Go
5 4 (5.00%) PHP
6 3 (3.75%) Ruby
7 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.50%) C++
8 1 (1.25%) Java
8 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.50%) CCNA
3 8 (10.00%) CCNP
4 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.00%) JNCIA
4 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) CCIP
6 1 (1.25%) CCENT
6 1 (1.25%) CCSA
6 1 (1.25%) CCSE
6 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (48.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.25%) Docker
3 1 (1.25%) Samba
3 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (22.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 18 (22.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.50%) Nagios
3 1 (1.25%) Ansible
3 1 (1.25%) Cacti
3 1 (1.25%) Nessus
3 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.25%) Rancher
3 1 (1.25%) Sysdig
3 1 (1.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) VMware
2 31 (38.75%) Cisco
3 25 (31.25%) Brocade
4 21 (26.25%) HP
5 20 (25.00%) F5
6 19 (23.75%) EMC
6 19 (23.75%) IBM
7 18 (22.50%) Symantec
7 18 (22.50%) Veeam
8 14 (17.50%) Juniper
9 12 (15.00%) Extreme Networks
10 7 (8.75%) Ericsson
10 7 (8.75%) Foundry
10 7 (8.75%) Redback
11 4 (5.00%) NetScout
12 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
13 1 (1.25%) BMC
13 1 (1.25%) CA
13 1 (1.25%) Dell
13 1 (1.25%) Intel
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