Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 890 1008 921
Rank change year-on-year +118 -87 -83
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 179 163 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.099% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.67% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 120 127 245
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £85,750 £95,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -20.83% - +20.00%

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 21,390 24,510 27,915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.57% 14.88% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16,388 19,403 22,720
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 16 October 2019.

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 16 October 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 +101 176 £60,000 - 31
London +64 114 £68,750 +14.58% 24
UK excluding London +101 57 £47,500 -20.83% 9
South East +44 19 £47,500 -2.56% 5
Midlands - 15 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 15 £32,500 -
South West - 13 £40,000 -
East of England +69 7 £55,000 -18.52% 2
North of England +22 3 £32,500 -45.83%
Yorkshire +5 2 £32,500 -7.14%
North West +24 1 £52,500 -12.50%

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 123 (68.72%) Cisco
2 112 (62.57%) BGP
3 109 (60.89%) OSPF
4 103 (57.54%) Cisco Certification
5 98 (54.75%) Wireless
6 90 (50.28%) CCNP
6 90 (50.28%) LAN
7 85 (47.49%) Firewall
8 84 (46.93%) WAN
9 75 (41.90%) MPLS
10 67 (37.43%) VPN
11 65 (36.31%) TCP/IP
12 62 (34.64%) Linux
13 55 (30.73%) Data Centre
14 52 (29.05%) Palo Alto
15 48 (26.82%) IGMP
16 46 (25.70%) Cisco ASA
16 46 (25.70%) WLAN
16 46 (25.70%) Finance
17 45 (25.14%) Network Design
18 44 (24.58%) Load Balancing
19 41 (22.91%) CheckPoint
20 40 (22.35%) IPsec
21 38 (21.23%) HSRP
22 37 (20.67%) VLAN
23 35 (19.55%) Cisco Nexus
24 34 (18.99%) Red Hat
24 34 (18.99%) EIGRP
25 33 (18.44%) Degree
26 32 (17.88%) CentOS

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 21 (11.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.68%) Confluence
3 2 (1.12%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.47%) Azure
2 6 (3.35%) AWS
3 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 112 (62.57%) BGP
2 109 (60.89%) OSPF
3 98 (54.75%) Wireless
4 90 (50.28%) LAN
5 85 (47.49%) Firewall
6 84 (46.93%) WAN
7 75 (41.90%) MPLS
8 67 (37.43%) VPN
9 65 (36.31%) TCP/IP
10 48 (26.82%) IGMP
11 46 (25.70%) Cisco ASA
11 46 (25.70%) WLAN
12 40 (22.35%) IPsec
13 38 (21.23%) HSRP
14 37 (20.67%) VLAN
15 35 (19.55%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (18.99%) EIGRP
17 30 (16.76%) Intrusion Detection
18 29 (16.20%) VoIP
18 29 (16.20%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.73%) MySQL
2 8 (4.47%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.79%) KDB
Development Applications
1 22 (12.29%) Git (software)
2 21 (11.73%) Subversion
3 19 (10.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (2.23%) JIRA
5 1 (0.56%) AppScan
5 1 (0.56%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.56%) Paros
5 1 (0.56%) WebScarab
General
1 46 (25.70%) Finance
2 22 (12.29%) Telecoms
3 18 (10.06%) Banking
4 14 (7.82%) Front Office
5 5 (2.79%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.68%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.12%) Back Office
7 2 (1.12%) Electronics
7 2 (1.12%) Marketing
7 2 (1.12%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 111 (62.01%) Network Engineer
2 51 (28.49%) Senior Network Engineer
3 24 (13.41%) Administrator
3 24 (13.41%) Network Administrator
4 22 (12.29%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (6.70%) Developer
5 12 (6.70%) Project Engineer
6 11 (6.15%) Cisco Engineer
7 10 (5.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (5.03%) CCTV Engineer
9 8 (4.47%) C++ Developer
10 7 (3.91%) Firewall Engineer
11 6 (3.35%) Architect
11 6 (3.35%) Juniper Engineer
11 6 (3.35%) Network Architect
12 5 (2.79%) Linux Developer
12 5 (2.79%) Low Latency C++ Developer
13 4 (2.23%) CCTV Architect
13 4 (2.23%) Network Consultant
13 4 (2.23%) WAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.97%) 802.1X
2 21 (11.73%) LAMP
2 21 (11.73%) LDAP
3 12 (6.70%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (5.59%) ONVIF
5 2 (1.12%) HTML
5 2 (1.12%) Ultra Messaging
5 2 (1.12%) XML
6 1 (0.56%) .NET
6 1 (0.56%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 55 (30.73%) Data Centre
2 24 (13.41%) MPEG
3 22 (12.29%) Clustering
4 21 (11.73%) IPTV
4 21 (11.73%) Replication
4 21 (11.73%) Video\Live Streaming
5 15 (8.38%) CCTV
6 13 (7.26%) Driving Licence
7 11 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (6.15%) User Experience
8 9 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (4.47%) Derivative
10 5 (2.79%) Hedge funds
11 4 (2.23%) Eurex
11 4 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (1.12%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.56%) BYOD
13 1 (0.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (34.64%) Linux
2 32 (17.88%) CentOS
3 26 (14.53%) Windows
4 24 (13.41%) Ubuntu
5 15 (8.38%) Solaris
6 12 (6.70%) Debian
7 6 (3.35%) Unix
8 4 (2.23%) CatOS
9 3 (1.68%) HPUX
9 3 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.14%) Network Design
2 44 (24.58%) Load Balancing
3 32 (17.88%) ITIL
4 28 (15.64%) Low Latency
5 24 (13.41%) Time Management
6 20 (11.17%) Network Monitoring
7 16 (8.94%) Migration
8 15 (8.38%) Mentoring
9 14 (7.82%) Network Optimisation
9 14 (7.82%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (7.82%) Project Planning
10 13 (7.26%) Change Control
10 13 (7.26%) Project Delivery
11 12 (6.70%) Network Management
12 11 (6.15%) Integration Testing
13 10 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (5.59%) High Availability
13 10 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 10 (5.59%) Statistics
14 9 (5.03%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.20%) Bash Shell
2 10 (5.59%) Python
3 9 (5.03%) C++
4 6 (3.35%) Java
5 5 (2.79%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.68%) Java 8
7 1 (0.56%) C
7 1 (0.56%) C#
7 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 103 (57.54%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (50.28%) CCNP
3 33 (18.44%) Degree
4 29 (16.20%) CCNA
5 21 (11.73%) CCIE
6 17 (9.50%) CCDP
7 15 (8.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (2.79%) JNCIP
9 3 (1.68%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 3 (1.68%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.12%) CCIP
10 2 (1.12%) CCVP
10 2 (1.12%) CISSP
10 2 (1.12%) HNC
10 2 (1.12%) HND
10 2 (1.12%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.12%) MCP
10 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.68%) PMO
1 3 (1.68%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) NIST
System Software
1 10 (5.59%) DRBD
1 10 (5.59%) GlusterFS
2 8 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.12%) iptables
4 2 (1.12%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 24 (13.41%) Puppet
2 21 (11.73%) Nagios
2 21 (11.73%) ZABBIX
3 10 (5.59%) Galera Cluster
4 9 (5.03%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.68%) Iperf
6 2 (1.12%) Ansible
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.56%) Endace
7 1 (0.56%) Nessus
7 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.56%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 123 (68.72%) Cisco
2 52 (29.05%) Palo Alto
3 41 (22.91%) CheckPoint
4 34 (18.99%) Red Hat
5 24 (13.41%) F5
6 23 (12.85%) SolarWinds
7 22 (12.29%) Arista
7 22 (12.29%) Juniper
8 20 (11.17%) Fortinet
9 18 (10.06%) Citrix
10 16 (8.94%) NetApp
11 13 (7.26%) Dell
12 10 (5.59%) Extreme Networks
12 10 (5.59%) Percona
12 10 (5.59%) Verint
13 8 (4.47%) Aruba
13 8 (4.47%) Oracle
13 8 (4.47%) VMware
14 7 (3.91%) Microsoft
15 5 (2.79%) Riverbed