Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1007 967 844
Rank change year-on-year -40 -123 +26
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 150 238 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.093% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.86% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 114 207 309
UK median annual salary £58,125 £66,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.93% +1.54% -3.70%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,875 £89,750 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £61,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -26.53% +22.50% +5.82%

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 24,090 27,781 31,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.86% 15.57% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19,015 22,550 26,056
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 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 -35 146 £59,375 -11.05% 25
London -3 128 £60,000 -11.11% 14
UK excluding London -6 20 £45,000 -26.53% 12
South East +11 9 £45,000 -33.33% 3
East of England +26 4 - - 3
North of England +12 3 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Scotland -2 2 £42,500 - 1
North West -3 2 - - 1
West Midlands +24 1 £52,500 -24.69% 1
Yorkshire +23 1 £35,000 -50.00%
Midlands +13 1 £52,500 -24.69% 2
South West -3 1 £57,500 -8.00% 2

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 117 (78.00%) Cisco
2 94 (62.67%) Finance
3 74 (49.33%) BGP
4 68 (45.33%) OSPF
5 65 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (38.00%) CCNP
6 57 (38.00%) Data Centre
7 56 (37.33%) Firewall
8 54 (36.00%) VPN
9 49 (32.67%) Windows
10 44 (29.33%) Linux
10 44 (29.33%) WAN
10 44 (29.33%) Banking
11 43 (28.67%) Low Latency
12 42 (28.00%) TCP/IP
12 42 (28.00%) LAN
13 41 (27.33%) EIGRP
14 38 (25.33%) Python
15 37 (24.67%) Degree
15 37 (24.67%) F5
16 35 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 35 (23.33%) IPsec
17 33 (22.00%) MPLS
18 32 (21.33%) Juniper
18 32 (21.33%) Cisco Nexus
19 29 (19.33%) Fintech
19 29 (19.33%) Load Balancing
20 27 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
21 26 (17.33%) Arista
22 25 (16.67%) C++

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 6 (4.00%) Apache
1 6 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.67%) IIS
3 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.33%) Amazon S3
2 5 (3.33%) IaaS
2 5 (3.33%) SaaS
2 5 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.33%) GitHub
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.67%) Office 365
4 1 (0.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 74 (49.33%) BGP
2 68 (45.33%) OSPF
3 56 (37.33%) Firewall
4 54 (36.00%) VPN
5 44 (29.33%) WAN
6 42 (28.00%) LAN
6 42 (28.00%) TCP/IP
7 41 (27.33%) EIGRP
8 35 (23.33%) IPsec
9 33 (22.00%) MPLS
10 32 (21.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 27 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (15.33%) Wireless
13 22 (14.67%) VoIP
14 20 (13.33%) SAN
15 19 (12.67%) DHCP
15 19 (12.67%) DNS
15 19 (12.67%) Network Security
15 19 (12.67%) SNMP
16 18 (12.00%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.67%) KDB
4 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) AppScan
2 1 (0.67%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.67%) Paros
2 1 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.67%) Subversion
2 1 (0.67%) WebScarab
General
1 94 (62.67%) Finance
2 44 (29.33%) Banking
3 14 (9.33%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.00%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.33%) Advertising
6 2 (1.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 71 (47.33%) Network Engineer
2 27 (18.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 22 (14.67%) C++ Developer
3 22 (14.67%) Developer
4 21 (14.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 21 (14.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 15 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (9.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 13 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) Architect
8 11 (7.33%) Network Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Low Latency C++ Developer
9 9 (6.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Developer in Test
10 8 (5.33%) Network Support
10 8 (5.33%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Wintel Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.33%) STL
2 11 (7.33%) 802.1X
3 10 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (3.33%) Web Services
5 4 (2.67%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (2.00%) .NET
6 3 (2.00%) Middleware
7 2 (1.33%) CSS
7 2 (1.33%) Kafka
8 1 (0.67%) CGI
8 1 (0.67%) GStreamer
8 1 (0.67%) HEVC
8 1 (0.67%) HTML
8 1 (0.67%) JSON
8 1 (0.67%) LDAP
8 1 (0.67%) REST
8 1 (0.67%) WebSockets
8 1 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (38.00%) Data Centre
2 29 (19.33%) Fintech
3 21 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (12.67%) Hedge funds
5 6 (4.00%) Replication
6 5 (3.33%) BBC
6 5 (3.33%) Derivative
7 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.33%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.33%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.67%) BYOD
10 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.67%) Equities
10 1 (0.67%) Eurex
10 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.67%) MPEG
10 1 (0.67%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 49 (32.67%) Windows
2 44 (29.33%) Linux
3 21 (14.00%) Windows Server
4 19 (12.67%) CentOS
5 15 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (8.67%) Fedora
7 6 (4.00%) Solaris
7 6 (4.00%) Unix
7 6 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.33%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (2.00%) Debian
10 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.67%) Low Latency
2 35 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 29 (19.33%) Load Balancing
4 22 (14.67%) Network Architecture
5 19 (12.67%) Configuration Management
6 18 (12.00%) DevOps
7 15 (10.00%) Hardware Maintenance
7 15 (10.00%) High Availability
7 15 (10.00%) Mathematics
8 13 (8.67%) Automated Trading
8 13 (8.67%) Decision-Making
8 13 (8.67%) Server Virtualisation
8 13 (8.67%) Time Management
8 13 (8.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 12 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.33%) Network Design
11 10 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (6.67%) Network Optimisation
12 9 (6.00%) Network Management
13 8 (5.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.33%) Python
2 25 (16.67%) C++
3 20 (13.33%) C
3 20 (13.33%) Perl
4 19 (12.67%) Bash Shell
5 17 (11.33%) Ruby
5 17 (11.33%) SQL
6 14 (9.33%) Bourne shell
6 14 (9.33%) Korn
6 14 (9.33%) Shell Script
7 10 (6.67%) Java
8 8 (5.33%) C#
9 2 (1.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.67%) AWK
10 1 (0.67%) Go
10 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.67%) sed
Qualifications
1 65 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (38.00%) CCNP
3 37 (24.67%) Degree
4 17 (11.33%) CCNA
5 14 (9.33%) RHCE
6 13 (8.67%) Numerate Degree
6 13 (8.67%) RHCA
6 13 (8.67%) RHCSA
7 9 (6.00%) CCIE
8 7 (4.67%) JNCIP
9 5 (3.33%) JNCIE
10 3 (2.00%) CCSP
10 3 (2.00%) JNCIS
10 3 (2.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (1.33%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.67%) CCDA
12 1 (0.67%) MCP
12 1 (0.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.33%) NFS
3 8 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.00%) KVM
4 6 (4.00%) SRDF
4 6 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.00%) Xen
5 5 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (3.33%) VMFS
6 1 (0.67%) Docker
6 1 (0.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (8.00%) FortiGate
2 11 (7.33%) Nagios
3 5 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (3.33%) vCenter Server
4 4 (2.67%) Cacti
5 3 (2.00%) Ansible
5 3 (2.00%) Puppet
6 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.67%) Grafana
7 1 (0.67%) Nessus
7 1 (0.67%) SCCM
7 1 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 117 (78.00%) Cisco
2 37 (24.67%) F5
3 32 (21.33%) Juniper
4 26 (17.33%) Arista
5 21 (14.00%) CheckPoint
6 20 (13.33%) HP
6 20 (13.33%) NetApp
6 20 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 19 (12.67%) SolarWinds
8 14 (9.33%) Microsoft
8 14 (9.33%) VMware
9 12 (8.00%) Citrix
9 12 (8.00%) EMC
10 11 (7.33%) Forcepoint
11 9 (6.00%) Dell
12 8 (5.33%) Google
12 8 (5.33%) Palo Alto
13 7 (4.67%) Intel
14 6 (4.00%) Blue Coat
14 6 (4.00%) Oracle