The first table below looks at the demand for ICMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ICMP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 659 593 668
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +75
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 3 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.006% 0.040% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.039% 0.21% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 2
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £60,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +19.83%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7742 8515 9344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.60% 18.74% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6344 7009 7940
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ICMP
England

ICMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ICMP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

ICMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

ICMP
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ICMP across the London region.

ICMP Salary Trend in London

ICMP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICMP within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -24 2 - -
ICMP
England

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (66.67%) SMTP
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
1 4 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 4 (66.67%) Rackspace
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) Nagios
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) FreeBSD
3 2 (33.33%) POP3
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) B2B
3 2 (33.33%) B2C
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) HTML

ICMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 2 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Drupal
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) POP3
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) SNMP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) VRRP
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) HSRP
2 2 (33.33%) GLBP
2 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) Memcached
1 2 (33.33%) Regular Expression
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) FreeBSD
3 2 (33.33%) Debian
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) B2B
1 2 (33.33%) B2C
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Release Management
1 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Data Security
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 2 (33.33%) Cacti
2 2 (33.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Rackspace
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Vyatta
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase