The table below looks at the statistics for ICMP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ICMP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Rank 889 945 965
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +20
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 34 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.015% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.084% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 4
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,750 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +56.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16860 19137 20239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.16% 17.87% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13984 15332 16204
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ICMP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ICMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ICMP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ICMP within the UK.

ICMP Salary Trend in the UK

ICMP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ICMP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

ICMP Salary Histogram in the UK

ICMP
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICMP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +42 31 £60,000 +17.07% 4
South East +38 17 £60,000 +14.28%
West Sussex - 12 £60,000 -
Gatwick - 12 £60,000 -
South West +11 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Bath +5 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Somerset +4 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Surrey +14 4 £60,000 -11.76%
North West +13 4 £27,000 -40.00%
Manchester +5 4 £27,000 -43.15%
Redhill - 4 £60,000 -
Rochdale - 3 £27,000 -
Scotland +4 2 £42,500 +70.00%
West Lothian - 2 £42,500 -
Livingston - 2 £42,500 -
London +24 1 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Hampshire +9 1 £50,000 +5.26%

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for ICMP.

1 45 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 33 (61.11%) DNS
2 33 (61.11%) DHCP
2 33 (61.11%) LAN
3 32 (59.26%) WAN
4 31 (57.41%) VPN
4 31 (57.41%) Data Centre
5 30 (55.56%) VMware
5 30 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (50.00%) FTP
6 27 (50.00%) HTTP
6 27 (50.00%) SSL
6 27 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 26 (48.15%) F5
8 24 (44.44%) Load Balancing
9 22 (40.74%) BIG-IP
9 22 (40.74%) LDAP
9 22 (40.74%) Data Centre Operations
9 22 (40.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 22 (40.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 19 (35.19%) Cisco
11 18 (33.33%) Linux
12 17 (31.48%) SNMP
13 15 (27.78%) Windows
14 14 (25.93%) OSPF
15 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (22.22%) Python
16 12 (22.22%) SOAP
16 12 (22.22%) HTTPS
16 12 (22.22%) MPLS

ICMP
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) Confluence
1 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
1 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) GitHub
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 33 (61.11%) DHCP
2 33 (61.11%) DNS
2 33 (61.11%) LAN
3 32 (59.26%) WAN
4 31 (57.41%) VPN
5 27 (50.00%) FTP
5 27 (50.00%) HTTP
5 27 (50.00%) SSL
6 22 (40.74%) BIG-IP
6 22 (40.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 22 (40.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 22 (40.74%) LDAP
7 17 (31.48%) SNMP
8 14 (25.93%) OSPF
9 12 (22.22%) HTTPS
9 12 (22.22%) IPsec
9 12 (22.22%) MPLS
10 11 (20.37%) VoIP
11 10 (18.52%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (5.56%) Gerrit
2 3 (5.56%) JIRA
2 3 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Network Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Administrator
2 15 (27.78%) Network Administrator
3 14 (25.93%) LAN Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Python Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) IP Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) LAN Administrator
6 6 (11.11%) Network Operations Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Design Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Implementation Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) RESTful
1 12 (22.22%) SOAP
2 9 (16.67%) REST
3 4 (7.41%) 802.1X
4 3 (5.56%) Middleware
4 3 (5.56%) YAML
5 2 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (57.41%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 6 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Fintech
5 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) Mac OS X
4 7 (12.96%) Unix
5 3 (5.56%) Android
5 3 (5.56%) CentOS
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.56%) Solaris
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 22 (40.74%) Data Centre Operations
3 11 (20.37%) Network Management
4 9 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (12.96%) ITIL
5 7 (12.96%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (11.11%) Functional Programming
6 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.26%) Communications Security
7 5 (9.26%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (9.26%) Project Management
8 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.56%) Change Control
8 3 (5.56%) DevOps
8 3 (5.56%) Fault Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.70%) High Availability
9 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.70%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) Python
2 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (16.67%) Tcl
3 5 (9.26%) C
4 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.56%) PHP
4 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.81%) CCNP
3 6 (11.11%) CCNA
4 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) CCENT
6 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.70%) PMP
7 1 (1.85%) CCSA
7 1 (1.85%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.56%) Docker
3 3 (5.56%) Samba
3 3 (5.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Ansible
1 3 (5.56%) Nagios
1 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
1 3 (5.56%) vRealize
2 2 (3.70%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco LMS
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (3.70%) WMI
3 1 (1.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) VMware
2 26 (48.15%) F5
3 19 (35.19%) Cisco
4 9 (16.67%) HP
4 9 (16.67%) Juniper
5 5 (9.26%) Dell
5 5 (9.26%) EMC
5 5 (9.26%) NetApp
6 4 (7.41%) NetScout
7 3 (5.56%) BMC
7 3 (5.56%) Brocade
7 3 (5.56%) CA
7 3 (5.56%) Ericsson
7 3 (5.56%) IBM
7 3 (5.56%) Intel
7 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle
7 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.56%) Redback
7 3 (5.56%) Splunk
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