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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP)
Rank 897 849 832
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -17
Permanent jobs citing IGMP 10 25 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.023% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.048% 0.13% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 45
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%

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
20719 18858 21669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.92% 17.56% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16434 15252 17702
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 September 2014 within the UK.

IGMP Salary Histogram in the UK

IGMP
Top 10 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 2 September 2014. 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 -42 10 £62,500 -3.84% 1
London -24 5 £65,000 -
East of England -20 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £45,000 -
Leeds - 2 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire -8 1 £65,000 +62.50%
Cambridge -9 1 £65,000 +62.50%

IGMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) TCP/IP
3 18 (50.00%) HTTP
3 18 (50.00%) C
4 17 (47.22%) WAN
4 17 (47.22%) BGP
4 17 (47.22%) Multicast
5 16 (44.44%) Cisco
6 15 (41.67%) MPEG
6 15 (41.67%) Multithreading
7 14 (38.89%) RTSP
7 14 (38.89%) JTAG
7 14 (38.89%) Streaming Video
7 14 (38.89%) OSPF
7 14 (38.89%) Ethernet
8 12 (33.33%) Juniper
8 12 (33.33%) Scrum
8 12 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
8 12 (33.33%) Low Latency
9 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (30.56%) Device Driver
9 11 (30.56%) MPLS
10 10 (27.78%) Firewall
10 10 (27.78%) F5
11 9 (25.00%) IPTV
11 9 (25.00%) LAN
11 9 (25.00%) Embedded C
11 9 (25.00%) Nortel
11 9 (25.00%) RIP
12 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification

IGMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (63.89%) TCP/IP
2 18 (50.00%) HTTP
3 17 (47.22%) WAN
3 17 (47.22%) BGP
3 17 (47.22%) Multicast
4 14 (38.89%) RTSP
4 14 (38.89%) OSPF
4 14 (38.89%) Ethernet
5 11 (30.56%) MPLS
6 10 (27.78%) Firewall
7 9 (25.00%) RIP
7 9 (25.00%) LAN
8 8 (22.22%) DWDM
8 8 (22.22%) BIG-IP
9 5 (13.89%) SONET
9 5 (13.89%) SDH
10 4 (11.11%) VoIP
10 4 (11.11%) Internet
11 3 (8.33%) SNMP
11 3 (8.33%) PBX
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Software Design Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Embedded C Developer
4 3 (8.33%) C Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Flash
2 3 (8.33%) POSIX
2 3 (8.33%) Qt
2 3 (8.33%) GTK+
2 3 (8.33%) HTML5
2 3 (8.33%) FreeSWITCH
2 3 (8.33%) WebRTC
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) MPEG
2 14 (38.89%) Streaming Video
3 11 (30.56%) Device Driver
4 9 (25.00%) IPTV
5 5 (13.89%) Firmware
6 4 (11.11%) DTV
6 4 (11.11%) STB
7 3 (8.33%) Hedge funds
7 3 (8.33%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (8.33%) Equities
8 1 (2.78%) Derivative
8 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (19.44%) UNIX
4 3 (8.33%) Windows
4 3 (8.33%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Multithreading
2 12 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 12 (33.33%) Scrum
3 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Time Management
4 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
4 5 (13.89%) Coaching
5 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.56%) Change Management
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) C
2 9 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.89%) CCNP
3 3 (8.33%) CCNA
3 3 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (2.78%) CCDP
4 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.78%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) Juniper
3 10 (27.78%) F5
4 9 (25.00%) Nortel
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.56%) Splunk
7 2 (5.56%) SevOne
7 2 (5.56%) CA
Hertfordshire
Skye Group
Salary: £45,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago