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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP)
Rank 858 888 853
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -35
Permanent jobs citing IGMP 20 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.005% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.028% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 26
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -

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
18922 17561 21616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 13789 17935
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

IGMP Salary Histogram in the UK

IGMP
Top 14 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 30 January 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 +1 10 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Berkshire - 6 £52,500 -
South East - 6 £52,500 -
South Wales - 3 - -
Wales - 3 - -
Cwmbran - 3 - -
London - 3 £100,000 - 1
Torfaen - 3 - -
City of London - 3 £100,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Cambridge -8 1 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East of England -13 1 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Bracknell - 1 £32,500 -
Reading - 1 £32,500 -

IGMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (75.00%) OSPF
2 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
3 16 (66.67%) Multicast
4 14 (58.33%) MPLS
5 13 (54.17%) BGP
6 12 (50.00%) RIP
7 11 (45.83%) Juniper
7 11 (45.83%) Cisco
8 9 (37.50%) Linux
9 7 (29.17%) LAN
9 7 (29.17%) WAN
9 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
9 7 (29.17%) SAN
9 7 (29.17%) VRRP
9 7 (29.17%) Product Marketing
9 7 (29.17%) NAS
9 7 (29.17%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (29.17%) VLAN
9 7 (29.17%) Marketing
9 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
9 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
9 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
10 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (25.00%) VPN
11 5 (20.83%) SSL
11 5 (20.83%) Perl
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.83%) Nortel
11 5 (20.83%) Network Design
11 5 (20.83%) IPsec

IGMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) OSPF
2 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
3 16 (66.67%) Multicast
4 14 (58.33%) MPLS
5 13 (54.17%) BGP
6 12 (50.00%) RIP
7 7 (29.17%) LAN
7 7 (29.17%) WAN
7 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
7 7 (29.17%) SAN
7 7 (29.17%) VRRP
7 7 (29.17%) NAS
7 7 (29.17%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (29.17%) VLAN
8 6 (25.00%) VPN
9 5 (20.83%) SSL
9 5 (20.83%) IPsec
9 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
9 5 (20.83%) L2TP
10 4 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 7 (29.17%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Support
2 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) DTV
2 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Derivative
3 1 (4.17%) MPEG
3 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.17%) Streaming Video
3 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Product Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Network Design
3 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Test Management
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
4 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Perl
2 3 (12.50%) Korn
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) JNCIP
3 2 (8.33%) CCIE
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Juniper
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Nortel
3 4 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (8.33%) CA
4 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.33%) SevOne
4 2 (8.33%) Splunk
5 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
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Posted: 2 days ago
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