Period
to 19 September 2017

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 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 835 848
Rank change year-on-year -37 +13 +63
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 311 429 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 1.31% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 275 357 418
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £45,000 £44,500 £38,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% -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 28295 32767 37318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.97% 16.89% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22907 27093 30703
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Multicast in the UK

Multicast
Top 13 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 September 2017. 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 -36 308 £65,000 - 12
London -62 228 £66,000 -5.71% 11
UK excluding London +40 81 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South East +56 34 £60,000 +9.09% 1
North of England +2 25 £49,500 -15.74%
North West -1 19 £47,500 -36.67%
South West - 12 £55,000 -
Midlands +17 7 £69,713 +39.43%
Yorkshire +19 6 £70,000 +64.71%
West Midlands +11 5 £69,713 +39.43%
East Midlands +22 2 £35,000 +6.87%
East of England +6 2 £47,250 -14.09%
Wales - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT jobs citing Multicast also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Multicast.

1 212 (68.17%) Firewall
2 204 (65.59%) BGP
3 202 (64.95%) Cisco
4 190 (61.09%) Cisco Certification
5 177 (56.91%) OSPF
6 137 (44.05%) CCNP
7 135 (43.41%) Finance
8 131 (42.12%) VPN
9 111 (35.69%) WAN
10 106 (34.08%) LAN
11 98 (31.51%) TCP/IP
11 98 (31.51%) EIGRP
12 90 (28.94%) Juniper
13 89 (28.62%) Network Design
14 88 (28.30%) Cisco Nexus
15 86 (27.65%) Load Balancing
16 84 (27.01%) F5
16 84 (27.01%) CCIE
17 82 (26.37%) MPLS
17 82 (26.37%) Linux
18 77 (24.76%) CheckPoint
19 76 (24.44%) Microsoft
20 75 (24.12%) Cisco IOS
21 74 (23.79%) Cisco ASA
21 74 (23.79%) Wireless
22 72 (23.15%) Network Security
22 72 (23.15%) Data Centre
23 70 (22.51%) Palo Alto
24 68 (21.86%) Python
25 67 (21.54%) Amazon AWS

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 12 (3.86%) Apache
2 11 (3.54%) OpenStack
3 7 (2.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (2.89%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 67 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (15.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (2.89%) Office 365
5 6 (1.93%) IaaS
5 6 (1.93%) SaaS
6 5 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.61%) PaaS
7 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 212 (68.17%) Firewall
2 204 (65.59%) BGP
3 177 (56.91%) OSPF
4 131 (42.12%) VPN
5 111 (35.69%) WAN
6 106 (34.08%) LAN
7 98 (31.51%) EIGRP
7 98 (31.51%) TCP/IP
8 88 (28.30%) Cisco Nexus
9 82 (26.37%) MPLS
10 75 (24.12%) Cisco IOS
11 74 (23.79%) Cisco ASA
11 74 (23.79%) Wireless
12 72 (23.15%) Network Security
13 63 (20.26%) DNS
14 57 (18.33%) DHCP
15 53 (17.04%) IPsec
16 41 (13.18%) IGMP
17 38 (12.22%) Ethernet
17 38 (12.22%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.64%) MySQL
2 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (7.40%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.18%) Subversion
3 8 (2.57%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.96%) Ant
6 3 (0.96%) Hudson
6 3 (0.96%) JIRA
6 3 (0.96%) Maven
6 3 (0.96%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.64%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.64%) FxCop
7 2 (0.64%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.64%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.32%) AppScan
8 1 (0.32%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.32%) Paros
8 1 (0.32%) WebScarab
General
1 135 (43.41%) Finance
2 54 (17.36%) Banking
3 33 (10.61%) Financial Institution
4 27 (8.68%) Telecoms
5 19 (6.11%) Investment Banking
5 19 (6.11%) Law
6 3 (0.96%) Front Office
6 3 (0.96%) Marketing
7 2 (0.64%) Legal
7 2 (0.64%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.64%) Publishing
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 177 (56.91%) Network Engineer
2 60 (19.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 38 (12.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 36 (11.58%) IP Engineer
5 35 (11.25%) Architect
6 30 (9.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 27 (8.68%) Network Architect
8 26 (8.36%) IP Network Engineer
9 23 (7.40%) Operations Engineer
10 20 (6.43%) Design Engineer
10 20 (6.43%) IP Design Engineer
10 20 (6.43%) Network Design Engineer
11 18 (5.79%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 18 (5.79%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 17 (5.47%) Juniper Engineer
13 16 (5.14%) Analyst
13 16 (5.14%) Consultant
14 15 (4.82%) Linux Engineer
15 13 (4.18%) Support Analyst
16 12 (3.86%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.93%) 802.1X
2 19 (6.11%) REST
3 17 (5.47%) CSS
4 14 (4.50%) JSON
5 12 (3.86%) FIX Protocol
5 12 (3.86%) HTML
5 12 (3.86%) XML
6 11 (3.54%) .NET
7 9 (2.89%) CGI
8 8 (2.57%) OpenDaylight
9 5 (1.61%) HEVC
9 5 (1.61%) Middleware
9 5 (1.61%) WAP
10 3 (0.96%) Hibernate
10 3 (0.96%) Spring
11 2 (0.64%) FFmpeg
11 2 (0.64%) JMS
11 2 (0.64%) LINQ
11 2 (0.64%) WCF
11 2 (0.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (23.15%) Data Centre
2 49 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (9.32%) Computer Science
4 24 (7.72%) Eurex
5 20 (6.43%) Hedge funds
6 13 (4.18%) PKI
7 12 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (3.22%) Derivative
8 10 (3.22%) Equities
9 9 (2.89%) Fixed Income
10 7 (2.25%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.93%) IPTV
12 5 (1.61%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.61%) Spread Betting
12 5 (1.61%) Video on Demand
13 4 (1.29%) Clustering
13 4 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
13 4 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (1.29%) Streaming Video
14 3 (0.96%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 82 (26.37%) Linux
2 54 (17.36%) Unix
3 45 (14.47%) Windows
4 11 (3.54%) Debian
4 11 (3.54%) Ubuntu
5 10 (3.22%) VMS
6 6 (1.93%) CentOS
7 4 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.96%) Solaris
9 2 (0.64%) CatOS
10 1 (0.32%) SUSE
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (28.62%) Network Design
2 86 (27.65%) Load Balancing
3 53 (17.04%) Network Monitoring
4 35 (11.25%) Project Management
5 34 (10.93%) ITIL
6 32 (10.29%) Network Management
7 25 (8.04%) Low Latency
8 23 (7.40%) Task Automation
9 22 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (7.07%) Customer Requirements
10 20 (6.43%) Change Management
11 19 (6.11%) Incident Management
11 19 (6.11%) Network Architecture
11 19 (6.11%) Open Source
12 18 (5.79%) Mentoring
12 18 (5.79%) Network Packet Analysis
13 17 (5.47%) Root Cause Analysis
14 16 (5.14%) Migration
14 16 (5.14%) Problem Management
15 14 (4.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 68 (21.86%) Python
2 34 (10.93%) C++
3 31 (9.97%) Perl
4 30 (9.65%) Java
5 22 (7.07%) SQL
6 17 (5.47%) C#
7 16 (5.14%) Ruby
7 16 (5.14%) Tcl
8 15 (4.82%) C
9 11 (3.54%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.89%) JavaScript
11 8 (2.57%) Lisp
12 7 (2.25%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.61%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.96%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.64%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.64%) VC++
16 1 (0.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 190 (61.09%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (44.05%) CCNP
3 84 (27.01%) CCIE
4 64 (20.58%) Degree
5 49 (15.76%) CCNA
6 26 (8.36%) JNCIP
7 18 (5.79%) CCDP
7 18 (5.79%) CCIP
7 18 (5.79%) CISSP
8 16 (5.14%) Computer Science Degree
9 15 (4.82%) CCDA
9 15 (4.82%) CCSA
10 8 (2.57%) CCVP
10 8 (2.57%) CEH
10 8 (2.57%) CISM
10 8 (2.57%) DV Cleared
10 8 (2.57%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.57%) Security Cleared
10 8 (2.57%) SSCP
11 5 (1.61%) CASP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (1.29%) SLA
3 2 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 26 (8.36%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.50%) KVM
4 11 (3.54%) Docker
5 10 (3.22%) Ceph
6 8 (2.57%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (2.25%) ProxySG
8 4 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.96%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.64%) ClearTrust
11 1 (0.32%) Firmware
11 1 (0.32%) Snort
11 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (9.00%) Puppet
2 25 (8.04%) SolarWinds Orion
3 16 (5.14%) FortiGate
4 13 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.54%) Oracle ZFS
5 11 (3.54%) Rsyslog
6 9 (2.89%) Cacti
6 9 (2.89%) OpenNebula
7 5 (1.61%) Ansible
7 5 (1.61%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.29%) Nagios
8 4 (1.29%) SCCM
8 4 (1.29%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.32%) Nessus
10 1 (0.32%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.32%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 202 (64.95%) Cisco
2 90 (28.94%) Juniper
3 84 (27.01%) F5
4 77 (24.76%) CheckPoint
5 76 (24.44%) Microsoft
6 70 (22.51%) Palo Alto
7 40 (12.86%) Arista
8 39 (12.54%) SolarWinds
9 29 (9.32%) Citrix
10 24 (7.72%) VMware
11 17 (5.47%) Aruba
12 16 (5.14%) HP
13 14 (4.50%) Riverbed
14 13 (4.18%) Tufin
15 12 (3.86%) Blue Coat
16 11 (3.54%) Reuters
17 8 (2.57%) Avaya
17 8 (2.57%) BT
17 8 (2.57%) Fortinet
18 7 (2.25%) Google