The table below looks at the statistics for IGMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IGMP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP)
Rank 625 595 633
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +38
Permanent jobs citing IGMP 3 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.006% 0.049% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.039% 0.30% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 7
Average salary £88,750 £63,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.21% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £62,500 £64,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,750 £65,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
IGMP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7705 7358 8510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.46% 16.34% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6391 6132 7219
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IGMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IGMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

IGMP
Salary Trend in London

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

IGMP Salary Trend in London

IGMP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IGMP across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

IGMP Salary Histogram in London

IGMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IGMP 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 IGMP.

1 13 (100.00%) Multicast
2 12 (92.31%) BGP
3 11 (84.62%) WAN
3 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
3 11 (84.62%) Low Latency
4 10 (76.92%) Cisco
5 9 (69.23%) Firewall
5 9 (69.23%) MPLS
5 9 (69.23%) OSPF
6 8 (61.54%) Ethernet
6 8 (61.54%) Linux
7 6 (46.15%) RIP
7 6 (46.15%) Nortel
7 6 (46.15%) Juniper
8 5 (38.46%) SONET
8 5 (38.46%) DWDM
8 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 5 (38.46%) SDH
8 5 (38.46%) UNIX
8 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
8 5 (38.46%) Time Management
8 5 (38.46%) F5
8 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
9 3 (23.08%) Equities
9 3 (23.08%) Hedge funds
9 3 (23.08%) LAN
9 3 (23.08%) Python
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (23.08%) Finance

IGMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IGMP 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 IGMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Multicast
2 12 (92.31%) BGP
3 11 (84.62%) WAN
3 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
4 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 9 (69.23%) MPLS
4 9 (69.23%) OSPF
5 8 (61.54%) Ethernet
6 6 (46.15%) RIP
7 5 (38.46%) SDH
7 5 (38.46%) SONET
7 5 (38.46%) DWDM
7 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
8 3 (23.08%) LAN
9 1 (7.69%) VPN
9 1 (7.69%) Internet
9 1 (7.69%) tcpdump
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Equities
1 3 (23.08%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Low Latency
2 5 (38.46%) Time Management
2 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) Lua
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Nortel
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint