Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IGMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IGMP over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1106 1183 1271
Rank change year-on-year +77 +88 +59
Permanent jobs citing IGMP 72 39 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.020% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.12% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 64 32 28
UK median annual salary £66,250 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.45% +12.82% -25.00%
10th Percentile £51,250 £40,025 £36,600
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,500 £71,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +58.82% -2.86% -2.78%

IGMP 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 27810 32271 36695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.98% 16.89% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22561 26489 30264
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IGMP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IGMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IGMP in the UK

IGMP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IGMP in the UK

IGMP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IGMP over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for IGMP in the UK

IGMP
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IGMP within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 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
England +91 71 £66,250 +20.45% 1
London +41 49 £65,000 +18.18% 1
UK excluding London +66 22 £67,500 +58.82%
South East - 12 £67,500 -
South West - 8 £62,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
Midlands - 2 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing IGMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IGMP.

1 70 (97.22%) OSPF
2 69 (95.83%) BGP
3 49 (68.06%) Firewall
4 48 (66.67%) VPN
4 48 (66.67%) DNS
5 41 (56.94%) Cisco
6 39 (54.17%) Multicast
7 38 (52.78%) Python
8 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
9 36 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (50.00%) CCNP
10 33 (45.83%) Network Design
11 32 (44.44%) Linux
11 32 (44.44%) Bash Shell
12 31 (43.06%) Low Latency
12 31 (43.06%) CCIE
13 30 (41.67%) Red Hat
13 30 (41.67%) Perl
13 30 (41.67%) RIP
13 30 (41.67%) Ruby
14 29 (40.28%) iptables
14 29 (40.28%) Junos
14 29 (40.28%) NFS
14 29 (40.28%) LDAP
14 29 (40.28%) Business Continuity
14 29 (40.28%) Virtual Machines
15 26 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
16 21 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
17 20 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure

IGMP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 26 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 70 (97.22%) OSPF
2 69 (95.83%) BGP
3 49 (68.06%) Firewall
4 48 (66.67%) DNS
4 48 (66.67%) VPN
5 39 (54.17%) Multicast
6 30 (41.67%) RIP
7 29 (40.28%) Junos
7 29 (40.28%) LDAP
8 20 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (27.78%) Software-Defined Networking
9 19 (26.39%) DHCP
9 19 (26.39%) LAN
9 19 (26.39%) WAN
10 11 (15.28%) BIG-IP
10 11 (15.28%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (15.28%) DMVPN
10 11 (15.28%) Internet
10 11 (15.28%) MPLS
10 11 (15.28%) NX-OS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Banking
2 11 (15.28%) Financial Institution
2 11 (15.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (48.61%) Network Engineer
2 22 (30.56%) Design Engineer
2 22 (30.56%) Network Design Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) IP Design Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) IP Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) IP Network Engineer
4 18 (25.00%) Architect
4 18 (25.00%) Network Architect
5 13 (18.06%) Administrator
5 13 (18.06%) Linux Administrator
5 13 (18.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (18.06%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (15.28%) IP Architect
6 11 (15.28%) Network Design Architect
7 9 (12.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 9 (12.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 7 (9.72%) Cisco Architect
8 7 (9.72%) Cisco Network Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 6 (8.33%) JSON
2 6 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (44.44%) Linux
2 13 (18.06%) Windows
3 11 (15.28%) CentOS
3 11 (15.28%) Mac OS X
3 11 (15.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (15.28%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Network Design
2 31 (43.06%) Low Latency
3 29 (40.28%) Business Continuity
4 21 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (27.78%) Customer Requirements
6 17 (23.61%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.33%) Anomaly Detection
7 6 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 6 (8.33%) Network Management
7 6 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.78%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.78%) Change Control
8 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.78%) Presales
8 2 (2.78%) Project Management
8 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.78%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 1 (1.39%) Change Management
9 1 (1.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.78%) Python
2 32 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 30 (41.67%) Perl
3 30 (41.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (50.00%) CCNP
1 36 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (43.06%) CCIE
3 16 (22.22%) CCNA
4 11 (15.28%) CCDA
4 11 (15.28%) CCSA
5 5 (6.94%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 29 (40.28%) iptables
1 29 (40.28%) NFS
1 29 (40.28%) Virtual Machines
2 16 (22.22%) KVM
3 10 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle ZFS
2 6 (8.33%) OpenNebula
2 6 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (56.94%) Cisco
2 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
3 30 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 17 (23.61%) Palo Alto
5 11 (15.28%) CheckPoint
5 11 (15.28%) F5
6 10 (13.89%) Citrix
6 10 (13.89%) VMware
6 10 (13.89%) Vyatta
7 9 (12.50%) Juniper
8 8 (11.11%) Arista
9 6 (8.33%) Google
10 2 (2.78%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (2.78%) AirMagnet
10 2 (2.78%) Aruba
10 2 (2.78%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (2.78%) HP
10 2 (2.78%) Meru Networks
10 2 (2.78%) Motorola
11 1 (1.39%) Redback