The table below looks at the statistics for ICMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ICMP over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 400 469 484
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +15
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 18 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.099% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.044% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 5
Median salary £60,000 £55,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.59% +22.77%
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.55% +28.57%
ICMP
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3654 4568 5052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.11% 21.47% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2976 3562 3947
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ICMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing ICMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

ICMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ICMP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

ICMP Salary Trend in the South East

ICMP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ICMP across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

ICMP Salary Histogram in the South East

ICMP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex - 12 £60,000 -
Surrey +28 4 £60,000 -11.76%
Hampshire +11 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Oxfordshire - 1 £38,500 -
ICMP
England

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing ICMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for ICMP.

1 28 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 27 (96.43%) DNS
2 27 (96.43%) DHCP
3 23 (82.14%) LAN
3 23 (82.14%) WAN
3 23 (82.14%) SSL
3 23 (82.14%) F5
3 23 (82.14%) Data Centre
4 22 (78.57%) Data Centre Operations
4 22 (78.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 22 (78.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
4 22 (78.57%) VPN
4 22 (78.57%) FTP
4 22 (78.57%) HTTP
4 22 (78.57%) LDAP
4 22 (78.57%) VMware
4 22 (78.57%) BIG-IP
4 22 (78.57%) Load Balancing
4 22 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (21.43%) SNMP
5 6 (21.43%) Network Management
6 5 (17.86%) REST
6 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
6 5 (17.86%) HTTPS
6 5 (17.86%) Unix
6 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 5 (17.86%) SOAP
6 5 (17.86%) Tcl
6 5 (17.86%) Firewall

ICMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 27 (96.43%) DHCP
2 27 (96.43%) DNS
3 23 (82.14%) LAN
3 23 (82.14%) SSL
3 23 (82.14%) WAN
4 22 (78.57%) BIG-IP
4 22 (78.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 22 (78.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 22 (78.57%) FTP
4 22 (78.57%) HTTP
4 22 (78.57%) LDAP
4 22 (78.57%) VPN
5 6 (21.43%) SNMP
6 5 (17.86%) Firewall
6 5 (17.86%) HTTPS
7 4 (14.29%) OSPF
7 4 (14.29%) VoIP
7 4 (14.29%) Wireless
8 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) LAN Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Administrator
2 11 (39.29%) Network Administrator
3 10 (35.71%) Network Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) IP Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) IP Network Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) LAN Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Developer
7 1 (3.57%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) REST
1 5 (17.86%) SOAP
2 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.57%) COM+
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (82.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Data Centre Operations
1 22 (78.57%) Load Balancing
2 6 (21.43%) Network Management
3 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Open Source
6 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Tcl
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) C++
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
1 22 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Cacti
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) F5
2 22 (78.57%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) NetScout
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) CA
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco