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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP)
Rank 877 915 872
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -43
Permanent jobs citing IGMP 23 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 20
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £75,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £47,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +40.74%

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
20279 20567 22238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 16.99% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16098 16278 17905
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015 within the UK.

IGMP Salary Histogram in the UK

IGMP
Top 16 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 21 April 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
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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 +38 15 £52,500 +10.52%
London +43 8 £85,000 +13.33%
Cwmbran - 7 £45,500 -
Torfaen - 7 £45,500 -
South Wales - 7 £45,500 -
Wales - 7 £45,500 -
East of England +19 6 £41,500 -12.63%
City of London +25 4 £85,000 +21.42%
Hertfordshire - 3 £41,500 -
Hoddesdon - 3 £41,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £36,000 -
Luton - 2 - -
Berkshire 0 1 £52,500 +35.48%
South East -1 1 £52,500 +31.25%
Biggleswade - 1 £36,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £52,500 -

IGMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 27 (65.85%) TCP/IP
2 25 (60.98%) Multicast
3 20 (48.78%) Linux
4 18 (43.90%) OSPF
5 17 (41.46%) BGP
5 17 (41.46%) MPLS
6 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (34.15%) Perl
8 12 (29.27%) SNMP
8 12 (29.27%) Cisco
8 12 (29.27%) VLAN
9 11 (26.83%) Juniper
10 10 (24.39%) Ethernet
11 9 (21.95%) RIP
11 9 (21.95%) WAN
11 9 (21.95%) VPN
11 9 (21.95%) Marketing
11 9 (21.95%) RTSP
12 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
12 8 (19.51%) Korn
12 8 (19.51%) QA
12 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
12 8 (19.51%) Unicast
12 8 (19.51%) SSL
12 8 (19.51%) Client/Server
12 8 (19.51%) LAN
12 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (19.51%) IPsec
12 8 (19.51%) DTV
12 8 (19.51%) EIGRP

IGMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (9.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) TCP/IP
2 25 (60.98%) Multicast
3 18 (43.90%) OSPF
4 17 (41.46%) BGP
4 17 (41.46%) MPLS
5 12 (29.27%) SNMP
5 12 (29.27%) VLAN
6 10 (24.39%) Ethernet
7 9 (21.95%) RIP
7 9 (21.95%) WAN
7 9 (21.95%) VPN
7 9 (21.95%) RTSP
8 8 (19.51%) Unicast
8 8 (19.51%) SSL
8 8 (19.51%) LAN
8 8 (19.51%) IPsec
8 8 (19.51%) EIGRP
8 8 (19.51%) L2TP
9 7 (17.07%) VRRP
9 7 (17.07%) NAS
General
1 9 (21.95%) Marketing
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Network Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Team Leader
3 8 (19.51%) Technical Support
3 8 (19.51%) Support Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Test Team Leader
3 8 (19.51%) Technical Support Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Design Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Software Design Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Network Design Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Technical Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Network Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.51%) DTV
2 8 (19.51%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.88%) CCTV
4 1 (2.44%) Derivative
4 1 (2.44%) MPEG
4 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
1 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
2 7 (17.07%) Product Marketing
3 6 (14.63%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) Workflow
4 5 (12.20%) Network Design
4 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.76%) Test Management
5 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.88%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.44%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (2.44%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Market Making
7 1 (2.44%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Perl
2 8 (19.51%) Korn
3 6 (14.63%) Python
4 5 (12.20%) C
5 4 (9.76%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.76%) CCNA
3 4 (9.76%) JNCIP
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) CCNP
5 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco
2 11 (26.83%) Juniper
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Nortel
4 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.44%) F5
5 1 (2.44%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) SevOne