The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ICMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ICMP over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
England / London
Rank 576 651 655
Rank change year-on-year +75 +4  
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.003% 0.012% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.019% 0.076% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,250 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +11.66% -2.70%  

ICMP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5227 6618 7588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.74% 15.78% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4419 5583 6333
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

ICMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing ICMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for ICMP in London

ICMP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for ICMP in London

ICMP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICMP within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
City of London - 1 - -
ICMP
England

ICMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 across the London region with a requirement for ICMP.

1 14 (82.35%) VPN
2 11 (64.71%) DNS
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Python
2 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) Open Source
4 9 (52.94%) Build Automation
4 9 (52.94%) Go
4 9 (52.94%) Public Cloud
4 9 (52.94%) Software Delivery
4 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
4 9 (52.94%) Ruby
4 9 (52.94%) Load Balancing
5 7 (41.18%) CCNP
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (41.18%) OSPF
6 6 (35.29%) SNMP
6 6 (35.29%) HP
6 6 (35.29%) LAN
6 6 (35.29%) WAN
6 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
6 6 (35.29%) Network Management
7 5 (29.41%) Junos
7 5 (29.41%) Multicast
7 5 (29.41%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
7 5 (29.41%) VoIP
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 5 (29.41%) ITIL
7 5 (29.41%) Dell

ICMP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) VPN
2 11 (64.71%) DNS
2 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 7 (41.18%) OSPF
4 6 (35.29%) LAN
4 6 (35.29%) SNMP
4 6 (35.29%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) BGP
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
5 5 (29.41%) H.323
5 5 (29.41%) IGMP
5 5 (29.41%) IPsec
5 5 (29.41%) Junos
5 5 (29.41%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) Multicast
5 5 (29.41%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) HSPA
6 2 (11.76%) LTE
6 2 (11.76%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Design Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Presales Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Presales Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Public Cloud
2 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Open Source
2 9 (52.94%) Build Automation
2 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
2 9 (52.94%) Load Balancing
2 9 (52.94%) Software Delivery
3 6 (35.29%) Network Management
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Communications Security
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Presales
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) Go
2 9 (52.94%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) C
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNP
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) Terraform
1 1 (5.88%) WMI
1 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
1 1 (5.88%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) HP
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Dell
2 5 (29.41%) EMC
2 5 (29.41%) Juniper
2 5 (29.41%) NetApp
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) BMC
3 1 (5.88%) CA
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds