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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 160 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
364 364 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.21% 11.93% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 224 224 273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 5 February 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
(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 - 1 £30,500 -
ICMP
UK

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
3 4 (57.14%) WLAN
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
5 2 (28.57%) RIP
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) Progress
5 2 (28.57%) ADSL
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) WMI
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) CCENT
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) WhatsUp Gold

ICMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) WLAN
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
5 2 (28.57%) ADSL
5 2 (28.57%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) RIP
5 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
1 1 (14.29%) Mocha
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Network Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) SecurID
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
1 2 (28.57%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (28.57%) WMI
2 1 (14.29%) Iperf
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Progress
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian