Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Multicast skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Multicast over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 973 986 847
Rank change year-on-year +13 -139 +43
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 132 191 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.72% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 106 151 270
UK median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £68,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% -0.74% +0.74%
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £42,375
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -2.91% +6.19% +2.11%

Multicast 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 22,808 26,430 29,773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.09% 15.26% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17,857 21,437 24,192
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Multicast
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Multicast in the UK

Multicast
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Multicast in the UK

Multicast
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Multicast over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Multicast in the UK

Multicast
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Multicast within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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 +15 127 £55,000 -18.52% 37
London -11 95 £60,000 -11.11% 25
UK excluding London +58 34 £50,000 -2.91% 12
South East +38 19 £47,500 -9.52% 3
North West +28 4 £47,500 - 1
North of England +24 4 £47,500 +2.70% 1
East of England +20 4 - - 1
South West - 3 £51,500 - 7
Midlands +34 2 £52,500 +16.67%
Scotland +7 2 £42,500 -15.00%
West Midlands +45 1 £52,500 +16.67%
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Multicast also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Multicast.

1 102 (77.27%) Cisco
2 75 (56.82%) BGP
3 74 (56.06%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (53.79%) OSPF
5 68 (51.52%) Firewall
6 67 (50.76%) Finance
7 65 (49.24%) CCNP
8 64 (48.48%) Data Centre
9 61 (46.21%) VPN
10 57 (43.18%) TCP/IP
10 57 (43.18%) WAN
11 52 (39.39%) LAN
12 44 (33.33%) IPsec
13 39 (29.55%) Windows
14 38 (28.79%) VoIP
15 36 (27.27%) CheckPoint
15 36 (27.27%) Wireless
16 35 (26.52%) Load Balancing
16 35 (26.52%) Cisco ASA
17 34 (25.76%) EIGRP
18 33 (25.00%) Linux
18 33 (25.00%) Banking
19 32 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
20 30 (22.73%) SAN
20 30 (22.73%) NetApp
21 29 (21.97%) MPLS
22 28 (21.21%) iSCSI
22 28 (21.21%) F5
23 26 (19.70%) SolarWinds
24 25 (18.94%) NAS

Multicast
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.79%) Apache
1 5 (3.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.03%) IIS
3 2 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.85%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.79%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.79%) Amazon S3
2 5 (3.79%) IaaS
2 5 (3.79%) SaaS
2 5 (3.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 75 (56.82%) BGP
2 71 (53.79%) OSPF
3 68 (51.52%) Firewall
4 61 (46.21%) VPN
5 57 (43.18%) TCP/IP
5 57 (43.18%) WAN
6 52 (39.39%) LAN
7 44 (33.33%) IPsec
8 38 (28.79%) VoIP
9 36 (27.27%) Wireless
10 35 (26.52%) Cisco ASA
11 34 (25.76%) EIGRP
12 32 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 30 (22.73%) SAN
14 29 (21.97%) MPLS
15 28 (21.21%) iSCSI
16 25 (18.94%) NAS
17 23 (17.42%) DNS
17 23 (17.42%) FCoE
17 23 (17.42%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.76%) KDB
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.76%) AppScan
3 1 (0.76%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.76%) JIRA
3 1 (0.76%) Paros
3 1 (0.76%) Subversion
3 1 (0.76%) WebScarab
General
1 67 (50.76%) Finance
2 33 (25.00%) Banking
3 8 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.30%) Advertising
5 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.27%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 78 (59.09%) Network Engineer
2 23 (17.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (10.61%) C++ Developer
3 14 (10.61%) Developer
4 11 (8.33%) Architect
5 8 (6.06%) Developer in Test
5 8 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (4.55%) Network Support
6 6 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 6 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (3.79%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 5 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (3.79%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 5 (3.79%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.61%) STL
2 12 (9.09%) 802.1X
3 10 (7.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (3.79%) Web Services
5 3 (2.27%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (2.27%) Middleware
6 2 (1.52%) CSS
6 2 (1.52%) JSON
6 2 (1.52%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.52%) YAML
7 1 (0.76%) .NET
7 1 (0.76%) CGI
7 1 (0.76%) GStreamer
7 1 (0.76%) HEVC
7 1 (0.76%) HTML
7 1 (0.76%) REST
7 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (48.48%) Data Centre
2 20 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.61%) Hedge funds
4 13 (9.85%) Fintech
5 7 (5.30%) Derivative
6 6 (4.55%) Replication
7 5 (3.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (3.03%) Public Cloud
8 4 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (2.27%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.52%) BBC
10 2 (1.52%) User Experience
10 2 (1.52%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.76%) Equities
11 1 (0.76%) Eurex
11 1 (0.76%) MPEG
11 1 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 39 (29.55%) Windows
2 33 (25.00%) Linux
3 16 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 11 (8.33%) CentOS
5 8 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.30%) Solaris
7 6 (4.55%) Unix
7 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.79%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (3.79%) Fedora
9 3 (2.27%) Debian
10 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.52%) Load Balancing
2 25 (18.94%) Low Latency
3 21 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 18 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (9.85%) DevOps
5 13 (9.85%) Mentoring
6 11 (8.33%) Hardware Maintenance
6 11 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 10 (7.58%) Configuration Management
7 10 (7.58%) Network Optimisation
8 9 (6.82%) Change Control
8 9 (6.82%) Decision-Making
8 9 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (6.82%) Network Design
8 9 (6.82%) Server Virtualisation
8 9 (6.82%) Time Management
9 8 (6.06%) High Availability
9 8 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (6.06%) SIEM
9 8 (6.06%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.67%) Python
2 19 (14.39%) C++
3 16 (12.12%) SQL
4 15 (11.36%) C
5 8 (6.06%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.06%) Perl
6 7 (5.30%) Ruby
7 6 (4.55%) Java
8 5 (3.79%) Bourne shell
8 5 (3.79%) C#
8 5 (3.79%) Korn
8 5 (3.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.76%) AWK
9 1 (0.76%) Go
9 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.76%) sed
Qualifications
1 74 (56.06%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (49.24%) CCNP
3 20 (15.15%) Degree
4 16 (12.12%) CCNA
5 13 (9.85%) CCIE
6 5 (3.79%) CCDP
6 5 (3.79%) JNCIE
6 5 (3.79%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (3.79%) RHCA
6 5 (3.79%) RHCE
6 5 (3.79%) RHCSA
7 3 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.52%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.76%) CCSP
9 1 (0.76%) CCVP
9 1 (0.76%) CEH
9 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.76%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 11 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 11 (8.33%) NFS
2 7 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.55%) KVM
3 6 (4.55%) SRDF
3 6 (4.55%) Xen
4 5 (3.79%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (3.79%) VMFS
4 5 (3.79%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.27%) Docker
6 1 (0.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) Nagios
2 5 (3.79%) Ansible
2 5 (3.79%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (3.79%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.79%) vCenter Server
3 4 (3.03%) Nessus
4 3 (2.27%) Cacti
4 3 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.52%) Puppet
6 1 (0.76%) Grafana
6 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.76%) SCCM
6 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 102 (77.27%) Cisco
2 36 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 30 (22.73%) NetApp
4 28 (21.21%) F5
5 26 (19.70%) SolarWinds
6 21 (15.91%) Citrix
6 21 (15.91%) Juniper
7 19 (14.39%) Arista
8 15 (11.36%) HP
9 14 (10.61%) Palo Alto
10 13 (9.85%) Red Hat
11 12 (9.09%) EMC
11 12 (9.09%) VMware
12 11 (8.33%) Microsoft
13 8 (6.06%) Brocade
13 8 (6.06%) Oracle
14 6 (4.55%) Blue Coat
14 6 (4.55%) Google
14 6 (4.55%) Riverbed
14 6 (4.55%) Veeam