Period
to 15 July 2018

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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1026 870 861
Rank change year-on-year -156 -9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 163 336 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.093% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 1.18% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 122 301 360
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £44,500
90th Percentile £92,450 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.13% +17.50% -

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 26,603 28,408 34,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.12% 15.90% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 21,058 23,107 28,611
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
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 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Multicast in the UK

Multicast
Top 11 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 15 July 2018. 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 -144 161 £60,000 -7.69% 27
London -116 122 £70,000 +3.70% 21
UK excluding London -45 39 £60,000 +2.13% 6
North of England +1 16 £60,000 +9.09% 3
North West +17 15 £60,000 +26.32% 2
South East -51 11 £40,000 -33.33% 2
East of England +16 9 £63,750 +34.92% 1
South West -25 2 £45,000 -2.70%
Yorkshire +21 1 £35,000 -50.00% 1
West Midlands +14 1 £45,000 -35.45%
Midlands -7 1 £45,000 -33.19%

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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.

1 120 (73.62%) Cisco
2 77 (47.24%) BGP
3 75 (46.01%) Firewall
4 72 (44.17%) Cisco Certification
5 71 (43.56%) Finance
6 68 (41.72%) CCNP
7 65 (39.88%) OSPF
8 63 (38.65%) WAN
9 61 (37.42%) LAN
10 58 (35.58%) VPN
10 58 (35.58%) Linux
11 52 (31.90%) MPLS
12 51 (31.29%) Juniper
13 49 (30.06%) Network Security
14 47 (28.83%) Python
15 46 (28.22%) Wireless
15 46 (28.22%) IPsec
15 46 (28.22%) Low Latency
16 45 (27.61%) Cisco Nexus
17 40 (24.54%) Degree
18 39 (23.93%) Data Centre
19 38 (23.31%) F5
20 37 (22.70%) Cisco IOS
20 37 (22.70%) EIGRP
21 34 (20.86%) Cisco ASA
21 34 (20.86%) Banking
21 34 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
22 31 (19.02%) Network Management
22 31 (19.02%) Fintech
22 31 (19.02%) TCP/IP

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 4 (2.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.61%) Apache
2 1 (0.61%) GemFire
2 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (9.20%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (7.98%) MS Visio
3 12 (7.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.84%) Akamai
4 2 (1.23%) GitHub
4 2 (1.23%) SaaS
5 1 (0.61%) IaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Office 365
5 1 (0.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 77 (47.24%) BGP
2 75 (46.01%) Firewall
3 65 (39.88%) OSPF
4 63 (38.65%) WAN
5 61 (37.42%) LAN
6 58 (35.58%) VPN
7 52 (31.90%) MPLS
8 49 (30.06%) Network Security
9 46 (28.22%) IPsec
9 46 (28.22%) Wireless
10 45 (27.61%) Cisco Nexus
11 37 (22.70%) Cisco IOS
11 37 (22.70%) EIGRP
12 34 (20.86%) Cisco ASA
13 31 (19.02%) TCP/IP
14 29 (17.79%) VoIP
15 27 (16.56%) DNS
16 26 (15.95%) SSL
17 25 (15.34%) DHCP
18 21 (12.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
1 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (1.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.61%) Clang
3 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (43.56%) Finance
2 34 (20.86%) Banking
3 23 (14.11%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.84%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.84%) Front Office
6 2 (1.23%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (55.21%) Network Engineer
2 38 (23.31%) Senior Network Engineer
3 30 (18.40%) Cisco Engineer
4 29 (17.79%) Security Engineer
5 28 (17.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 24 (14.72%) Network Security Engineer
7 22 (13.50%) Developer
8 17 (10.43%) C++ Developer
9 13 (7.98%) Senior Security Engineer
10 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (7.36%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 12 (7.36%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 12 (7.36%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 11 (6.75%) Low Latency C++ Developer
11 11 (6.75%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (6.13%) Juniper Engineer
12 10 (6.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (6.13%) Network Systems Engineer
13 9 (5.52%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (5.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.43%) 802.1X
2 12 (7.36%) STL
3 7 (4.29%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (3.68%) HTML
4 6 (3.68%) WebSockets
5 5 (3.07%) Kafka
6 4 (2.45%) LDAP
6 4 (2.45%) XML
7 3 (1.84%) Protocol Buffers
8 2 (1.23%) CSS
8 2 (1.23%) Node.js
9 1 (0.61%) .NET
9 1 (0.61%) JSON
9 1 (0.61%) LLVM
9 1 (0.61%) Qt
9 1 (0.61%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.93%) Data Centre
2 34 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (19.02%) Fintech
4 26 (15.95%) Hedge funds
5 9 (5.52%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.91%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.68%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.45%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (2.45%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.45%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.84%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.84%) BBC
10 3 (1.84%) Equities
10 3 (1.84%) IPTV
10 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.23%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.23%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.23%) PKI
11 2 (1.23%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (35.58%) Linux
2 28 (17.18%) Windows
3 16 (9.82%) Unix
4 11 (6.75%) CentOS
5 9 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.91%) Fedora
7 5 (3.07%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.22%) Low Latency
2 31 (19.02%) Network Management
3 27 (16.56%) Load Balancing
4 26 (15.95%) High Availability
5 24 (14.72%) Kalman Filter
6 21 (12.88%) ITIL
6 21 (12.88%) Network Architecture
6 21 (12.88%) Patch Management
6 21 (12.88%) Security Management
6 21 (12.88%) SIEM
7 18 (11.04%) Vulnerability Management
8 17 (10.43%) Proactive Monitoring
9 16 (9.82%) DevOps
9 16 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (9.20%) Network Design
10 15 (9.20%) Project Management
11 14 (8.59%) Change Management
11 14 (8.59%) Incident Management
11 14 (8.59%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (8.59%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (28.83%) Python
2 23 (14.11%) Perl
3 20 (12.27%) C++
4 14 (8.59%) Java
5 13 (7.98%) Bash Shell
6 12 (7.36%) C
6 12 (7.36%) Shell Script
7 9 (5.52%) Bourne shell
7 9 (5.52%) Korn
7 9 (5.52%) Ruby
8 8 (4.91%) C#
8 8 (4.91%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.84%) PHP
10 2 (1.23%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (44.17%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (41.72%) CCNP
3 40 (24.54%) Degree
4 12 (7.36%) CISSP
5 11 (6.75%) CCDP
5 11 (6.75%) CCNA
6 10 (6.13%) JNCIP
7 8 (4.91%) CCIE
7 8 (4.91%) JNCIE
7 8 (4.91%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (4.91%) RHCA
7 8 (4.91%) RHCE
7 8 (4.91%) RHCSA
8 5 (3.07%) CCSP
9 4 (2.45%) CCSE
9 4 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (2.45%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.84%) Master's Degree
10 3 (1.84%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.52%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.75%) Firmware
2 4 (2.45%) VMware NSX
3 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.61%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (10.43%) Cisco UCCX
2 13 (7.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (7.98%) Nessus
3 12 (7.36%) FortiGate
4 11 (6.75%) TrustSec
5 6 (3.68%) Cacti
5 6 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.68%) Puppet
6 5 (3.07%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.45%) vCenter Server
7 4 (2.45%) vRealize
8 3 (1.84%) SCOM
9 2 (1.23%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.61%) Ansible
10 1 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 120 (73.62%) Cisco
2 51 (31.29%) Juniper
3 38 (23.31%) F5
4 27 (16.56%) CheckPoint
5 24 (14.72%) Arista
6 19 (11.66%) Palo Alto
7 16 (9.82%) Fortinet
8 15 (9.20%) SolarWinds
9 14 (8.59%) Aruba
10 11 (6.75%) Blue Coat
10 11 (6.75%) Citrix
11 10 (6.13%) Red Hat
12 9 (5.52%) VMware
13 7 (4.29%) Forcepoint
13 7 (4.29%) HP
13 7 (4.29%) Microsoft
13 7 (4.29%) ServiceNow
13 7 (4.29%) Splunk
13 7 (4.29%) Tufin
14 5 (3.07%) Riverbed