Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ICMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ICMP over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 - 227
Rank change year-on-year - +227 +28
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 1 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.018% - 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% - 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 16
Scotland median annual salary - - £25,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +38.16% -15.56% -

ICMP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 701 727 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.49% 13.99% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 465 471 468
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

ICMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing ICMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for ICMP in Scotland

ICMP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for ICMP in Scotland

ICMP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICMP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian - 1 - -
ICMP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ICMP.

1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) RSA SecurID
1 1 (100.00%) WMI
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) CCENT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

ICMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Network Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) RSA SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCENT
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (100.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Progress