The table below looks at the statistics for Multicast skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Multicast over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multicast
Rank - - 236
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £64,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-25.39% +34.73%
Multicast
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1000 1078 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.87% 14.69% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 797 896 858
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Multicast
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Multicast Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Multicast
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Multicast Salary Trend in the North West

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Multicast 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 Multicast.

1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (28.57%) CCIE
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) OpenView
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) SDH
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) CCSA
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Multicast 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 Multicast. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) SDH
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) DSL
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
6 1 (14.29%) IPsec
6 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 1 (14.29%) OSPF
6 1 (14.29%) BGP
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) IPTV
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCSA
2 2 (28.57%) CCSE
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView
1 2 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
4 3 (42.86%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Nokia
5 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
5 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 2 (28.57%) F5
6 1 (14.29%) Meraki