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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 420 458 473
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +15
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 17 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.015% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.067% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 2
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
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
3850 4462 4932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.10% 21.70% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3146 3410 3861
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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
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 31 May 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 +8 4 £60,000 -11.76%
Hampshire +2 1 £50,000 +5.26%
ICMP
England

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 29 (100.00%) DHCP
1 29 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 29 (100.00%) DNS
2 25 (86.21%) LAN
2 25 (86.21%) F5
2 25 (86.21%) Data Centre
3 24 (82.76%) Load Balancing
3 24 (82.76%) FTP
3 24 (82.76%) HTTP
3 24 (82.76%) SSL
3 24 (82.76%) WAN
4 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
4 23 (79.31%) VPN
4 23 (79.31%) LDAP
4 23 (79.31%) BIG-IP
4 23 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (79.31%) VMware
4 23 (79.31%) Data Centre Operations
4 23 (79.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 23 (79.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (31.03%) REST
5 9 (31.03%) SOAP
5 9 (31.03%) HTTPS
5 9 (31.03%) Tcl
5 9 (31.03%) Algorithms
6 5 (17.24%) Firewall
6 5 (17.24%) SNMP
6 5 (17.24%) Network Management
7 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (13.79%) VSS/SourceSafe

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 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) DHCP
1 29 (100.00%) DNS
1 29 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 25 (86.21%) LAN
3 24 (82.76%) FTP
3 24 (82.76%) HTTP
3 24 (82.76%) SSL
3 24 (82.76%) WAN
4 23 (79.31%) BIG-IP
4 23 (79.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 23 (79.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 23 (79.31%) LDAP
4 23 (79.31%) VPN
5 9 (31.03%) HTTPS
6 5 (17.24%) Firewall
6 5 (17.24%) SNMP
7 4 (13.79%) OSPF
7 4 (13.79%) VoIP
7 4 (13.79%) Wireless
8 1 (3.45%) X.25
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Administrator
1 15 (51.72%) LAN Engineer
1 15 (51.72%) Network Administrator
2 11 (37.93%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) IP Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) IP Network Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) LAN Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) REST
1 9 (31.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (86.21%) Data Centre
2 9 (31.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Load Balancing
2 23 (79.31%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (17.24%) Network Management
4 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCNP
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
1 23 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco LMS
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) F5
2 23 (79.31%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) NetScout
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) CA
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto