The table below looks at the statistics for IGMP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IGMP over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP)
Rank 872 906 889
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -17
Permanent jobs citing IGMP 18 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.011% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.097% 0.064% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 11
Average salary £43,750 £85,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.52% +36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +18.75%

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
18593 20377 20566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.99% 17.32% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15168 16278 16704
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IGMP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IGMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IGMP
Salary Trend

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

IGMP Salary Trend in the UK

IGMP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IGMP over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 within the UK.

IGMP Salary Histogram in the UK

IGMP
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IGMP within the UK over the 3 months to 7 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
England +21 9 £50,000 -41.17%
London +31 4 £52,500 -38.23%
Cambridgeshire +8 4 £42,500 -10.52%
East of England +4 4 £42,500 -10.52%
Cwmbran - 3 £46,500 -
Torfaen - 3 £46,500 -
South Wales - 3 £46,500 -
Wales - 3 £46,500 -
Cambridge +13 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Bracknell - 1 £52,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £52,500 -
City of London - 1 £85,000 -
South East - 1 £52,500 -

IGMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing IGMP 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 IGMP.

1 30 (71.43%) Linux
2 27 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 24 (57.14%) Multicast
4 20 (47.62%) SNMP
5 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (40.48%) Perl
7 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (35.71%) RTSP
8 13 (30.95%) BGP
9 12 (28.57%) C
9 12 (28.57%) HTTP
9 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
10 11 (26.19%) Software Testing
10 11 (26.19%) Korn
10 11 (26.19%) VLAN
10 11 (26.19%) QA
10 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
10 11 (26.19%) Unicast
10 11 (26.19%) SDLC
10 11 (26.19%) Client/Server
10 11 (26.19%) DTV
11 9 (21.43%) OSPF
11 9 (21.43%) Windows
11 9 (21.43%) Cisco
12 8 (19.05%) Embedded C
12 8 (19.05%) VoIP
12 8 (19.05%) DHCP
12 8 (19.05%) Q.931
12 8 (19.05%) RTCP
12 8 (19.05%) RTP

IGMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing IGMP 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 IGMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 27 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 24 (57.14%) Multicast
3 20 (47.62%) SNMP
4 15 (35.71%) RTSP
5 13 (30.95%) BGP
6 12 (28.57%) HTTP
7 11 (26.19%) VLAN
7 11 (26.19%) Unicast
8 9 (21.43%) OSPF
9 8 (19.05%) MPLS
9 8 (19.05%) VoIP
9 8 (19.05%) DHCP
9 8 (19.05%) RTCP
9 8 (19.05%) RTP
9 8 (19.05%) Q.931
10 7 (16.67%) WAN
10 7 (16.67%) VPN
11 6 (14.29%) SSL
11 6 (14.29%) EIGRP
11 6 (14.29%) L2TP
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Network Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Test Team Leader
2 11 (26.19%) Team Leader
3 10 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Design Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Software Design Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Network Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) FreeSWITCH
2 2 (4.76%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (26.19%) Client/Server
2 11 (26.19%) DTV
3 6 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (7.14%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (7.14%) MPEG
4 3 (7.14%) Streaming Video
4 3 (7.14%) STB
4 3 (7.14%) IPTV
5 2 (4.76%) CCTV
5 2 (4.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 11 (26.19%) Software Testing
3 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
3 11 (26.19%) SDLC
4 6 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
4 6 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (14.29%) Workflow
5 4 (9.52%) Scrum
5 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
5 4 (9.52%) Test Management
5 4 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 3 (7.14%) Low Latency
6 3 (7.14%) Network Design
6 3 (7.14%) Coaching
7 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.38%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (2.38%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Perl
2 12 (28.57%) C
3 11 (26.19%) Korn
4 8 (19.05%) Embedded C
5 6 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) JNCIP
2 3 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) QA
2 4 (9.52%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Cisco
2 6 (14.29%) Juniper
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.38%) Splunk
4 1 (2.38%) SevOne