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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 163 - 157
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% - 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £25,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
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 Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
405 439 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.70% 11.81% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 273 289 236
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ICMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ICMP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ICMP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ICMP Salary Trend in Scotland

ICMP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ICMP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

ICMP Salary Histogram in Scotland

ICMP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Glasgow - 6 £25,000 -
ICMP
UK

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WLAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) RIP
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Mocha
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) DLNA
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8

ICMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) RIP
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WLAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) DLNA
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Mocha
1 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Junior
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Junior Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 2 (33.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Tcl
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Iperf
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian