The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Multicast skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Multicast over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 262 236 254
Rank change year-on-year -26 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.018% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Median salary £45,000 £75,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  

Multicast 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 the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1068 884 932
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.60% 15.76% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 858 749 742
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Multicast
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Multicast in the North West

Multicast
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Multicast in the North West.

Salary trend for Multicast in the North West

Multicast
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Multicast in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Multicast in the North West

Multicast
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Multicast within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Manchester - 6 £42,500 -
Cheshire -31 4 £60,000 -20.00%
Multicast
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Multicast 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 North West region with a requirement for Multicast.

1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (90.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) BGP
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) Juniper
3 8 (80.00%) FortiGate
4 7 (70.00%) Unix
5 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 6 (60.00%) C
5 6 (60.00%) Broadband
5 6 (60.00%) IPv4
5 6 (60.00%) IPv6
5 6 (60.00%) MPLS
5 6 (60.00%) L2TP
5 6 (60.00%) RSVP
5 6 (60.00%) VRRP
5 6 (60.00%) BT
5 6 (60.00%) IPsec
5 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (60.00%) 802.1X
5 6 (60.00%) Web Filtering
5 6 (60.00%) FabricPath
5 6 (60.00%) Junos
5 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus

Multicast
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) BGP
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (90.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (90.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Broadband
3 6 (60.00%) BT 21CN
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (60.00%) HSRP
3 6 (60.00%) IPsec
3 6 (60.00%) IPv4
3 6 (60.00%) IPv6
3 6 (60.00%) Junos
3 6 (60.00%) L2TP
3 6 (60.00%) MPLS
3 6 (60.00%) RSVP
3 6 (60.00%) VRRP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) IP Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Service Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (60.00%) Web Filtering
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) JNCIP
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (60.00%) Cacti
2 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
3 6 (60.00%) BT
3 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (40.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (10.00%) Infoblox