Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 802 960 1024
Rank change year-on-year +158 +64 -147
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 207 159 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.100%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 0.70% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 151 135 128
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -18.52% -3.57%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £45,875
90th Percentile £79,000 £94,500 £92,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +7.89% -7.32% +7.89%

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 18,557 22,639 26,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.03% 15.06% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14,642 17,715 21,378
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Multicast in the UK

Multicast
Top 10 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 25 February 2020. 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 +157 199 £62,500 +13.64% 22
London +118 139 £65,000 +4.00% 11
UK excluding London +82 65 £51,250 +7.89% 12
South East +66 38 £50,000 +7.53% 5
East of England +76 15 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Scotland +36 5 - -
West Midlands +30 5 £32,500 -38.10%
Midlands +28 5 £32,500 -38.10% 1
North of England +55 2 £41,500 -12.63% 3
North West +50 2 £41,500 -12.63% 1

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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.

1 137 (66.18%) BGP
2 133 (64.25%) Cisco
3 126 (60.87%) OSPF
4 125 (60.39%) Cisco Certification
5 109 (52.66%) Firewall
6 108 (52.17%) WAN
7 103 (49.76%) LAN
8 102 (49.28%) CCNP
9 98 (47.34%) TCP/IP
10 96 (46.38%) VPN
11 70 (33.82%) Load Balancing
12 65 (31.40%) Wireless
12 65 (31.40%) IPsec
13 63 (30.43%) Palo Alto
14 62 (29.95%) Data Centre
15 61 (29.47%) Finance
16 59 (28.50%) Cisco ASA
17 56 (27.05%) Network Security
18 55 (26.57%) ITIL
19 54 (26.09%) MPLS
19 54 (26.09%) HSRP
20 52 (25.12%) Linux
21 50 (24.15%) Intrusion Detection
22 46 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
23 44 (21.26%) EIGRP
24 41 (19.81%) Cisco Nexus
25 40 (19.32%) VRRP
25 40 (19.32%) CheckPoint
25 40 (19.32%) WLAN
26 39 (18.84%) VoIP

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 13 (6.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.93%) Confluence
3 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.35%) AWS
1 9 (4.35%) Azure
2 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 137 (66.18%) BGP
2 126 (60.87%) OSPF
3 109 (52.66%) Firewall
4 108 (52.17%) WAN
5 103 (49.76%) LAN
6 98 (47.34%) TCP/IP
7 96 (46.38%) VPN
8 65 (31.40%) IPsec
8 65 (31.40%) Wireless
9 59 (28.50%) Cisco ASA
10 56 (27.05%) Network Security
11 54 (26.09%) HSRP
11 54 (26.09%) MPLS
12 50 (24.15%) Intrusion Detection
13 46 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
14 44 (21.26%) EIGRP
15 41 (19.81%) Cisco Nexus
16 40 (19.32%) VRRP
16 40 (19.32%) WLAN
17 39 (18.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.28%) MySQL
2 3 (1.45%) KDB
2 3 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (15.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 15 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.28%) Subversion
4 7 (3.38%) JIRA
General
1 61 (29.47%) Finance
2 22 (10.63%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.76%) Front Office
4 11 (5.31%) Banking
5 10 (4.83%) Japanese Language
6 6 (2.90%) Electronics
7 5 (2.42%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.93%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.93%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.97%) French Language
9 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.97%) Marketing
10 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 154 (74.40%) Network Engineer
2 48 (23.19%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (7.25%) Developer
4 13 (6.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (5.31%) C++ Developer
6 10 (4.83%) Administrator
6 10 (4.83%) Network Administrator
6 10 (4.83%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (3.38%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (3.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (3.38%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (3.38%) Security Engineer
8 6 (2.90%) NOC Engineer
9 5 (2.42%) Analyst
9 5 (2.42%) Applications Developer
9 5 (2.42%) C++ Applications Developer
9 5 (2.42%) Lead Network Engineer
9 5 (2.42%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (2.42%) Network Operations Engineer
9 5 (2.42%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 13 (6.28%) LAMP
2 13 (6.28%) LDAP
3 12 (5.80%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 62 (29.95%) Data Centre
2 21 (10.14%) Clustering
3 16 (7.73%) MPEG
3 16 (7.73%) Video\Live Streaming
4 13 (6.28%) IPTV
4 13 (6.28%) Replication
5 11 (5.31%) Derivative
6 7 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.38%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.90%) Fibre Optics
8 4 (1.93%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.45%) BYOD
9 3 (1.45%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.97%) Eurex
11 1 (0.48%) Equities
11 1 (0.48%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 52 (25.12%) Linux
2 34 (16.43%) Windows
3 15 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (6.76%) Ubuntu
5 13 (6.28%) CentOS
6 10 (4.83%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.42%) Unix
7 5 (2.42%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.93%) CatOS
9 2 (0.97%) Solaris
10 1 (0.48%) HPUX
10 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (33.82%) Load Balancing
2 55 (26.57%) ITIL
3 31 (14.98%) Network Monitoring
4 29 (14.01%) Low Latency
5 28 (13.53%) Network Design
6 24 (11.59%) Statistics
7 20 (9.66%) Change Control
7 20 (9.66%) Computer Science
8 19 (9.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 18 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (8.21%) ITIL V3
11 15 (7.25%) Mentoring
11 15 (7.25%) Network Management
11 15 (7.25%) Network Optimisation
12 14 (6.76%) Internal Audit
13 13 (6.28%) Kalman Filter
14 12 (5.80%) Information Security
14 12 (5.80%) Service Delivery
14 12 (5.80%) Service Management
15 11 (5.31%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.66%) Bash Shell
2 13 (6.28%) Python
3 11 (5.31%) C++
3 11 (5.31%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.35%) Perl
5 5 (2.42%) Java
5 5 (2.42%) Tcl
6 3 (1.45%) Java 8
7 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 125 (60.39%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (49.28%) CCNP
3 37 (17.87%) Degree
4 28 (13.53%) CCNA
5 22 (10.63%) CCIE
6 16 (7.73%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (6.76%) JNCIP
8 11 (5.31%) CCDP
9 10 (4.83%) CCSA
10 8 (3.86%) SC Cleared
10 8 (3.86%) Security Cleared
11 5 (2.42%) JNCIA
11 5 (2.42%) JNCIS
12 4 (1.93%) CCVP
12 4 (1.93%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.97%) CCIP
14 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.48%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.80%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (7.73%) VMware ESXi
2 15 (7.25%) Active Directory
3 14 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.42%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.48%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (8.21%) Puppet
2 14 (6.76%) Nagios
3 13 (6.28%) ZABBIX
4 7 (3.38%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.93%) Ansible
6 3 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.45%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.48%) Endace
7 1 (0.48%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.48%) Iperf
Vendors
1 133 (64.25%) Cisco
2 63 (30.43%) Palo Alto
3 40 (19.32%) CheckPoint
4 32 (15.46%) Red Hat
5 28 (13.53%) F5
6 23 (11.11%) Juniper
7 22 (10.63%) Arista
7 22 (10.63%) SolarWinds
8 17 (8.21%) Citrix
8 17 (8.21%) VMware
9 15 (7.25%) Microsoft
10 13 (6.28%) BT
11 12 (5.80%) Infoblox
11 12 (5.80%) NetApp
12 11 (5.31%) Fortinet
13 10 (4.83%) ForeScout
14 9 (4.35%) Dell
15 5 (2.42%) Blue Coat
16 4 (1.93%) Riverbed
16 4 (1.93%) T-Plan