Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 651 921 1030
Rank change year-on-year +270 +109 -125
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 126 184 159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.13% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 0.82% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 100 140 123
Median annual salary £82,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £47,250 £40,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £102,750 £102,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.90% -22.50% +4.35%

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 9,928 22,444 25,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.44% 15.62% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7,751 16,908 20,482
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Multicast
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Multicast as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Multicast in the UK

Multicast
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Multicast.

Salary trend for Multicast in the UK

Multicast
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Multicast over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

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 10 August 2020. 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 +279 125 £82,500 +50.00% 35
London +209 98 £85,000 +25.93% 27
UK excluding London +227 27 £52,500 +12.90% 11
South East +170 15 £67,500 +42.11% 1
South West +96 5 £40,000 - 6
North of England +150 3 £20,000 -52.94%
North West +128 3 £20,000 -60.00%
East of England +106 2 £61,250 -
Midlands +95 1 - - 1
West Midlands +84 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 97 (76.98%) BGP
2 91 (72.22%) OSPF
3 77 (61.11%) Cisco
4 66 (52.38%) Firewall
5 64 (50.79%) Cisco Certification
5 64 (50.79%) WAN
6 62 (49.21%) Data Centre
7 61 (48.41%) Finance
8 52 (41.27%) Wireless
9 51 (40.48%) CCNP
10 47 (37.30%) CheckPoint
10 47 (37.30%) TCP/IP
10 47 (37.30%) Linux
11 43 (34.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 43 (34.13%) Low Latency
12 41 (32.54%) VPN
13 40 (31.75%) IGMP
14 39 (30.95%) Python
15 37 (29.37%) MPLS
16 36 (28.57%) LAN
17 35 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
18 34 (26.98%) Cisco ASA
18 34 (26.98%) DHCP
18 34 (26.98%) DNS
19 33 (26.19%) Palo Alto
20 32 (25.40%) F5
21 31 (24.60%) Infoblox
21 31 (24.60%) Load Balancing
21 31 (24.60%) ITIL
21 31 (24.60%) Microsoft

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 8 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.79%) Apache
2 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.79%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) AWS
1 4 (3.17%) Office 365
2 3 (2.38%) Azure
3 1 (0.79%) Akamai
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (76.98%) BGP
2 91 (72.22%) OSPF
3 66 (52.38%) Firewall
4 64 (50.79%) WAN
5 52 (41.27%) Wireless
6 47 (37.30%) TCP/IP
7 43 (34.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 41 (32.54%) VPN
9 40 (31.75%) IGMP
10 37 (29.37%) MPLS
11 36 (28.57%) LAN
12 35 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
13 34 (26.98%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (26.98%) DHCP
13 34 (26.98%) DNS
14 31 (24.60%) NX-OS
15 26 (20.63%) VLAN
16 20 (15.87%) DMVPN
16 20 (15.87%) Network Security
17 18 (14.29%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.59%) KDB
2 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.79%) InfluxDB
2 1 (0.79%) Kdb+
2 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.94%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (3.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.79%) GCC
5 1 (0.79%) GDB
5 1 (0.79%) GitLab
5 1 (0.79%) Redmine
5 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 61 (48.41%) Finance
2 26 (20.63%) Financial Institution
3 16 (12.70%) Telecoms
4 15 (11.90%) Banking
5 4 (3.17%) Japanese Language
6 3 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.59%) Front Office
7 2 (1.59%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.59%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.79%) Military
8 1 (0.79%) Police
Job Titles
1 87 (69.05%) Network Engineer
2 32 (25.40%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (13.49%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (13.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (10.32%) Architect
4 13 (10.32%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 13 (10.32%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (9.52%) Network Architect
6 8 (6.35%) Network Manager
7 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) Administrator
9 4 (3.17%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) Network Administrator
9 4 (3.17%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) Sales Engineer
10 3 (2.38%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (2.38%) Network Engineering Manager
10 3 (2.38%) Network Operations Manager
10 3 (2.38%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 8 (6.35%) YAML
3 6 (4.76%) JSON
4 3 (2.38%) Regular Expression
4 3 (2.38%) Rendezvous
5 2 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.79%) HTML
6 1 (0.79%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.79%) Middleware
6 1 (0.79%) STL
6 1 (0.79%) XML
6 1 (0.79%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (49.21%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.38%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.59%) Fibre Optics
5 2 (1.59%) MPEG
5 2 (1.59%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.79%) BYOD
6 1 (0.79%) Derivative
6 1 (0.79%) Eurex
6 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.30%) Linux
2 9 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (5.56%) Windows
4 6 (4.76%) CentOS
4 6 (4.76%) Debian
4 6 (4.76%) Unix
4 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.59%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.79%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.13%) Low Latency
2 31 (24.60%) ITIL
2 31 (24.60%) Load Balancing
3 27 (21.43%) Project Delivery
4 22 (17.46%) Network Monitoring
5 20 (15.87%) Electronic Trading
6 17 (13.49%) Information Security
6 17 (13.49%) Internal Audit
6 17 (13.49%) ITIL V3
7 14 (11.11%) High-Frequency Trading
7 14 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 13 (10.32%) Algorithmic Trading
8 13 (10.32%) DevOps
8 13 (10.32%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 12 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
9 12 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
10 10 (7.94%) Network Design
10 10 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 8 (6.35%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.95%) Python
2 4 (3.17%) SQL
3 3 (2.38%) C++
3 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.38%) R
4 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.59%) C
4 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.79%) Bourne shell
5 1 (0.79%) C-shell
5 1 (0.79%) Java
5 1 (0.79%) Java 8
5 1 (0.79%) Korn
5 1 (0.79%) Perl
5 1 (0.79%) PHP
5 1 (0.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 64 (50.79%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (40.48%) CCNP
3 22 (17.46%) CCIE
4 11 (8.73%) CCNA
5 6 (4.76%) Degree
6 5 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (3.17%) CCSA
8 3 (2.38%) CCDE
8 3 (2.38%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.59%) CCDP
9 2 (1.59%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 2 (1.59%) CCNP Voice
9 2 (1.59%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.59%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.59%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.79%) RHCE
10 1 (0.79%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.14%) Docker
2 8 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (3.97%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.79%) BIND 9
5 1 (0.79%) KVM
5 1 (0.79%) LXC
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.79%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.79%) zsh
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) Ansible
2 15 (11.90%) Grafana
3 4 (3.17%) vCenter Server
4 3 (2.38%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.38%) Puppet
5 2 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.59%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.79%) Icinga
6 1 (0.79%) Nagios
6 1 (0.79%) OPNET
6 1 (0.79%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 77 (61.11%) Cisco
2 47 (37.30%) CheckPoint
3 33 (26.19%) Palo Alto
4 32 (25.40%) F5
5 31 (24.60%) Infoblox
5 31 (24.60%) Microsoft
6 23 (18.25%) Splunk
7 17 (13.49%) ForeScout
8 14 (11.11%) Arista
9 13 (10.32%) Fortinet
10 10 (7.94%) SolarWinds
11 9 (7.14%) Red Hat
12 8 (6.35%) Riverbed
12 8 (6.35%) VMware
13 6 (4.76%) Citrix
14 4 (3.17%) Juniper
14 4 (3.17%) NetApp
14 4 (3.17%) TIBCO
15 2 (1.59%) BT
15 2 (1.59%) Dell