The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 437 458
Rank change year-on-year +46 +21  
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.033% 0.056% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.25% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 2
Median salary £50,500 £45,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.22% +1.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £45,000 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £50,850
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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2960 4319 4598
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.74% 22.18% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2406 3658 3513
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,550
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

ICMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

ICMP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for ICMP in the South East

ICMP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hampshire +20 3 £52,500 +40.00%
Berkshire - 1 £50,500 -
Surrey - 1 £50,500 -
ICMP
England

ICMP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for ICMP.

1 18 (85.71%) DHCP
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 17 (80.95%) TCP/IP
3 16 (76.19%) DNS
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco
3 16 (76.19%) WAN
3 16 (76.19%) LAN
3 16 (76.19%) ITIL
3 16 (76.19%) Windows
4 15 (71.43%) SNMP
4 15 (71.43%) GIAC
4 15 (71.43%) GCIH
4 15 (71.43%) PCI DSS
4 15 (71.43%) Network Management
4 15 (71.43%) SIEM
5 14 (66.67%) HSRP
5 14 (66.67%) IPsec
5 14 (66.67%) SSL
5 14 (66.67%) MPLS
5 14 (66.67%) X.25
5 14 (66.67%) PSTN
5 14 (66.67%) ADSL
5 14 (66.67%) ISDN
5 14 (66.67%) Ethernet
6 13 (61.90%) Firmware
6 13 (61.90%) Management Information System
6 13 (61.90%) GAP Analysis
6 13 (61.90%) Information Security
6 13 (61.90%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (61.90%) Information Assurance

ICMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) DHCP
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 17 (80.95%) TCP/IP
3 16 (76.19%) DNS
3 16 (76.19%) LAN
3 16 (76.19%) WAN
4 15 (71.43%) SNMP
5 14 (66.67%) ADSL
5 14 (66.67%) Ethernet
5 14 (66.67%) HSRP
5 14 (66.67%) IPsec
5 14 (66.67%) ISDN
5 14 (66.67%) MPLS
5 14 (66.67%) PSTN
5 14 (66.67%) SSL
5 14 (66.67%) X.25
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.52%) Network Security
6 2 (9.52%) SSH
6 2 (9.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Trac
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Network Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Linux Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Data Centre
1 13 (61.90%) Driving Licence
1 13 (61.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) CentOS
4 2 (9.52%) Debian
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) ITIL
2 15 (71.43%) Network Management
2 15 (71.43%) SIEM
3 13 (61.90%) GAP Analysis
3 13 (61.90%) Information Assurance
3 13 (61.90%) Information Security
3 13 (61.90%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (57.14%) Change Management
4 12 (57.14%) Security Operations
4 12 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (52.38%) B2B
5 11 (52.38%) Line Management
5 11 (52.38%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
7 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (9.52%) Open Source
7 2 (9.52%) Open Source Development
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 1 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
1 2 (9.52%) Java
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) GCIH
1 15 (71.43%) GIAC
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
1 2 (9.52%) SELinux
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) NetScout