Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 950 846 845
Rank change year-on-year -104 -1 +43
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 239 401 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 1.24% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 207 313 385
UK median annual salary £66,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% -3.70% +7.14%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £38,082
90th Percentile £89,750 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% -13.64%

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 28198 32234 36127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.65% 16.98% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 22825 26351 29897
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 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 -101 237 £66,000 +1.54% 15
London -112 182 £67,500 -3.57% 13
UK excluding London +18 56 £60,000 +20.00% 2
North of England +28 23 £53,750 -28.33% 1
South East +8 19 £67,500 +35.00%
North West -4 16 £51,500 -31.33%
Midlands +12 8 £57,446 +43.62%
West Midlands +12 8 £57,446 +10.47%
Yorkshire - 7 £70,000 -
East of England +10 5 £67,500 +22.73% 1
Scotland -15 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 164 (68.62%) Firewall
2 161 (67.36%) Cisco
3 156 (65.27%) BGP
4 152 (63.60%) Cisco Certification
5 141 (59.00%) OSPF
6 116 (48.54%) Finance
7 106 (44.35%) VPN
7 106 (44.35%) CCNP
8 101 (42.26%) WAN
9 96 (40.17%) LAN
10 92 (38.49%) MPLS
11 82 (34.31%) EIGRP
12 81 (33.89%) Juniper
13 79 (33.05%) Network Design
14 69 (28.87%) Cisco IOS
15 67 (28.03%) Cisco ASA
16 66 (27.62%) TCP/IP
16 66 (27.62%) CCIE
17 64 (26.78%) Load Balancing
17 64 (26.78%) F5
18 62 (25.94%) CheckPoint
19 59 (24.69%) Linux
20 58 (24.27%) Python
20 58 (24.27%) DNS
20 58 (24.27%) Cisco Nexus
21 56 (23.43%) Data Centre
22 54 (22.59%) Palo Alto
23 53 (22.18%) Wireless
24 52 (21.76%) DHCP
25 51 (21.34%) Degree

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 11 (4.60%) Apache
2 7 (2.93%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (4.18%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.51%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 44 (18.41%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (15.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (3.77%) Office 365
5 8 (3.35%) IaaS
5 8 (3.35%) SaaS
6 5 (2.09%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.09%) PaaS
7 4 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.26%) Akamai
9 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 164 (68.62%) Firewall
2 156 (65.27%) BGP
3 141 (59.00%) OSPF
4 106 (44.35%) VPN
5 101 (42.26%) WAN
6 96 (40.17%) LAN
7 92 (38.49%) MPLS
8 82 (34.31%) EIGRP
9 69 (28.87%) Cisco IOS
10 67 (28.03%) Cisco ASA
11 66 (27.62%) TCP/IP
12 58 (24.27%) Cisco Nexus
12 58 (24.27%) DNS
13 53 (22.18%) Wireless
14 52 (21.76%) DHCP
15 49 (20.50%) Network Security
16 38 (15.90%) Internet
17 35 (14.64%) IPsec
18 33 (13.81%) Junos
19 31 (12.97%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.67%) MySQL
3 3 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (5.02%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.09%) JIRA
4 4 (1.67%) Subversion
4 4 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.26%) Ant
5 3 (1.26%) Hudson
5 3 (1.26%) Maven
5 3 (1.26%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.84%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.42%) AppScan
7 1 (0.42%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.42%) Paros
7 1 (0.42%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.42%) WebScarab
General
1 116 (48.54%) Finance
2 48 (20.08%) Banking
3 25 (10.46%) Financial Institution
4 19 (7.95%) Investment Banking
4 19 (7.95%) Law
5 10 (4.18%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.26%) Marketing
6 3 (1.26%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.26%) Retail
7 2 (0.84%) Front Office
7 2 (0.84%) Legal
7 2 (0.84%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 131 (54.81%) Network Engineer
2 41 (17.15%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (11.72%) Cisco Engineer
4 27 (11.30%) Architect
5 23 (9.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 22 (9.21%) Operations Engineer
7 20 (8.37%) IP Engineer
8 19 (7.95%) Network Architect
9 17 (7.11%) Juniper Engineer
10 14 (5.86%) IP Network Engineer
11 13 (5.44%) Consultant
11 13 (5.44%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (5.44%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (4.60%) Design Engineer
12 11 (4.60%) Network Design Architect
12 11 (4.60%) Network Design Engineer
12 11 (4.60%) Network Security Engineer
12 11 (4.60%) Security Engineer
13 10 (4.18%) Lead Network Engineer
13 10 (4.18%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.88%) 802.1X
2 16 (6.69%) FIX Protocol
3 14 (5.86%) HTML
3 14 (5.86%) XML
4 13 (5.44%) CSS
5 9 (3.77%) .NET
5 9 (3.77%) CGI
6 7 (2.93%) JSON
7 6 (2.51%) HEVC
8 5 (2.09%) WAP
9 3 (1.26%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.26%) Middleware
9 3 (1.26%) Spring
10 2 (0.84%) libvirt
10 2 (0.84%) REST
11 1 (0.42%) LAPP Stack
11 1 (0.42%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 56 (23.43%) Data Centre
2 33 (13.81%) Eurex
3 32 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.28%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.60%) Hedge funds
5 11 (4.60%) PKI
6 10 (4.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (3.77%) Equities
8 7 (2.93%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (2.93%) Fixed Income
8 7 (2.93%) Video on Demand
8 7 (2.93%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.09%) Clustering
9 5 (2.09%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.67%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.67%) Video\Live Streaming
11 3 (1.26%) Derivative
11 3 (1.26%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.26%) IPTV
11 3 (1.26%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 59 (24.69%) Linux
2 34 (14.23%) Unix
3 23 (9.62%) Windows
4 13 (5.44%) CentOS
5 8 (3.35%) Debian
5 8 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.35%) Solaris
6 7 (2.93%) SUSE
7 4 (1.67%) AIX
7 4 (1.67%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.67%) VMS
8 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.84%) CatOS
9 2 (0.84%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (33.05%) Network Design
2 64 (26.78%) Load Balancing
3 38 (15.90%) Project Management
4 32 (13.39%) ITIL
5 31 (12.97%) Network Management
6 25 (10.46%) Network Monitoring
7 24 (10.04%) Network Packet Analysis
8 23 (9.62%) Low Latency
9 21 (8.79%) Change Management
9 21 (8.79%) Incident Management
10 20 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (7.95%) Mentoring
12 15 (6.28%) DevOps
12 15 (6.28%) Information Security
12 15 (6.28%) Open Source
12 15 (6.28%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (5.86%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (5.86%) Problem Management
13 14 (5.86%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 14 (5.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 58 (24.27%) Python
2 24 (10.04%) Perl
3 19 (7.95%) Java
4 18 (7.53%) C++
5 14 (5.86%) PowerShell
6 12 (5.02%) Bash Shell
6 12 (5.02%) C#
7 9 (3.77%) JavaScript
7 9 (3.77%) Ruby
8 8 (3.35%) C
8 8 (3.35%) Tcl
9 7 (2.93%) SQL
10 5 (2.09%) Korn
10 5 (2.09%) PHP
11 4 (1.67%) Bourne shell
11 4 (1.67%) C-shell
12 3 (1.26%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.42%) Lisp
13 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 152 (63.60%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (44.35%) CCNP
3 66 (27.62%) CCIE
4 51 (21.34%) Degree
5 43 (17.99%) CCNA
6 29 (12.13%) JNCIP
7 28 (11.72%) CCIP
8 20 (8.37%) CISSP
9 13 (5.44%) CCSA
10 10 (4.18%) CCDP
10 10 (4.18%) SSCP
11 9 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
12 8 (3.35%) CCDA
12 8 (3.35%) CEH
12 8 (3.35%) CISM
13 5 (2.09%) CASP
13 5 (2.09%) CCSE
14 4 (1.67%) Check Point Certification
14 4 (1.67%) RHCE
14 4 (1.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (1.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 19 (7.95%) Active Directory
1 19 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.18%) KVM
3 4 (1.67%) Ceph
3 4 (1.67%) Docker
3 4 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (1.26%) FreeRADIUS
4 3 (1.26%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.26%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.42%) Firmware
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (8.79%) SolarWinds Orion
2 20 (8.37%) Puppet
3 16 (6.69%) FortiGate
4 15 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (4.60%) Nagios
6 8 (3.35%) ZABBIX
7 7 (2.93%) Ansible
8 5 (2.09%) Cacti
9 4 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.67%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (1.67%) Rsyslog
9 4 (1.67%) SCCM
10 3 (1.26%) vCenter Server
10 3 (1.26%) vRealize
11 2 (0.84%) OpenNebula
11 2 (0.84%) OpenNMS
12 1 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
12 1 (0.42%) Grafana
12 1 (0.42%) Linux-HA
12 1 (0.42%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 161 (67.36%) Cisco
2 81 (33.89%) Juniper
3 64 (26.78%) F5
4 62 (25.94%) CheckPoint
5 54 (22.59%) Palo Alto
6 47 (19.67%) Arista
6 47 (19.67%) Microsoft
7 32 (13.39%) SolarWinds
8 31 (12.97%) Citrix
9 24 (10.04%) VMware
10 21 (8.79%) Aruba
11 17 (7.11%) Riverbed
12 14 (5.86%) Reuters
12 14 (5.86%) Tufin
13 12 (5.02%) Blue Coat
13 12 (5.02%) HP
13 12 (5.02%) Red Hat
14 11 (4.60%) GL TRADE
14 11 (4.60%) NYFIX
14 11 (4.60%) Patsystems