Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 574 881 1010
Rank change year-on-year +307 +129 -70
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 106 182 160
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.13% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 0.86% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 73 121 124
Median annual salary £85,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £80,000 £40,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £114,500 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% -20.83% -

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 7,473 21,179 24,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.30% 15.57% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5,946 16,254 19,239
Median annual salary £51,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.09% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £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 20 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Multicast in the UK

Multicast
Top 9 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 20 October 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 +295 104 £85,000 +41.67% 27
London +241 99 £85,000 +21.43% 25
UK excluding London +248 6 £40,000 -15.79% 4
South East +195 2 - -
South West +108 2 £40,000 -
Work from Home - 2 £110,000 - 10
Midlands +122 1 - -
West Midlands +90 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 86 (81.13%) BGP
2 73 (68.87%) OSPF
3 68 (64.15%) Cisco
4 61 (57.55%) Firewall
5 60 (56.60%) Data Centre
6 57 (53.77%) Finance
7 53 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
8 51 (48.11%) Low Latency
9 47 (44.34%) WAN
10 43 (40.57%) Python
11 42 (39.62%) CCNP
12 39 (36.79%) CheckPoint
12 39 (36.79%) IGMP
13 38 (35.85%) Cisco Nexus
14 37 (34.91%) Linux
15 36 (33.96%) TCP/IP
16 35 (33.02%) Wireless
17 34 (32.08%) Cisco IOS
18 33 (31.13%) DNS
19 31 (29.25%) VPN
19 31 (29.25%) CCIE
20 30 (28.30%) MPLS
21 29 (27.36%) Microsoft
21 29 (27.36%) Splunk
21 29 (27.36%) F5
22 28 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
22 28 (26.42%) Infoblox
22 28 (26.42%) NX-OS
22 28 (26.42%) DHCP
22 28 (26.42%) Financial Institution

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 7 (6.60%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.94%) Apache
2 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.94%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) AWS
2 8 (7.55%) Azure
3 2 (1.89%) IaaS
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 86 (81.13%) BGP
2 73 (68.87%) OSPF
3 61 (57.55%) Firewall
4 47 (44.34%) WAN
5 39 (36.79%) IGMP
6 38 (35.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 36 (33.96%) TCP/IP
8 35 (33.02%) Wireless
9 34 (32.08%) Cisco IOS
10 33 (31.13%) DNS
11 31 (29.25%) VPN
12 30 (28.30%) MPLS
13 28 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
13 28 (26.42%) DHCP
13 28 (26.42%) NX-OS
14 22 (20.75%) SNMP
15 21 (19.81%) EIGRP
15 21 (19.81%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (17.92%) VXLAN
17 17 (16.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.94%) InfluxDB
1 1 (0.94%) KDB
1 1 (0.94%) Kdb+
1 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
1 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (15.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.94%) GitLab
4 1 (0.94%) Redmine
4 1 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 57 (53.77%) Finance
2 28 (26.42%) Financial Institution
3 19 (17.92%) Telecoms
4 13 (12.26%) Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Military
5 2 (1.89%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.94%) Police
Job Titles
1 62 (58.49%) Network Engineer
2 34 (32.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) Architect
4 19 (17.92%) Network Architect
5 17 (16.04%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 17 (16.04%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Network Manager
7 5 (4.72%) Administrator
7 5 (4.72%) Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Network Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Network Consultant
8 4 (3.77%) Engineering Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) IT Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Network Administrator
8 4 (3.77%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.21%) 802.1X
2 7 (6.60%) YAML
3 5 (4.72%) JSON
4 4 (3.77%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.94%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.94%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.94%) Middleware
5 1 (0.94%) Web Services
5 1 (0.94%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (56.60%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.89%) Driving Licence
2 2 (1.89%) Hedge funds
2 2 (1.89%) MPEG
3 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.94%) Eurex
3 1 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.91%) Linux
2 5 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.83%) CentOS
3 3 (2.83%) Debian
4 2 (1.89%) Windows
5 1 (0.94%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.94%) SUSE
5 1 (0.94%) Unix
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.11%) Low Latency
2 28 (26.42%) Project Delivery
3 22 (20.75%) Electronic Trading
4 21 (19.81%) Load Balancing
5 20 (18.87%) High-Frequency Trading
5 20 (18.87%) ITIL
5 20 (18.87%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 19 (17.92%) Algorithmic Trading
6 19 (17.92%) GAP Analysis
6 19 (17.92%) Network Monitoring
6 19 (17.92%) Reverse Engineering
7 14 (13.21%) Information Security
7 14 (13.21%) Internal Audit
7 14 (13.21%) ITIL V3
7 14 (13.21%) Risk Management
8 13 (12.26%) DevOps
9 8 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.60%) Network Virtualisation
11 6 (5.66%) Change Management
11 6 (5.66%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 43 (40.57%) Python
2 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.89%) C
4 1 (0.94%) Bourne shell
4 1 (0.94%) C++
4 1 (0.94%) C-shell
4 1 (0.94%) Korn
4 1 (0.94%) Perl
4 1 (0.94%) PHP
4 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (39.62%) CCNP
3 31 (29.25%) CCIE
4 6 (5.66%) CCNA
5 5 (4.72%) CCDE
6 3 (2.83%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (1.89%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (0.94%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.94%) Degree
8 1 (0.94%) RHCE
8 1 (0.94%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.43%) Docker
2 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) BIND 9
3 1 (0.94%) LXC
3 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.94%) zsh
Systems Management
1 23 (21.70%) Ansible
2 22 (20.75%) Grafana
3 7 (6.60%) Kubernetes
4 6 (5.66%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.83%) Prometheus
5 3 (2.83%) Puppet
6 2 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.94%) Icinga
7 1 (0.94%) Nagios
7 1 (0.94%) OPNET
7 1 (0.94%) Terraform
7 1 (0.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 68 (64.15%) Cisco
2 39 (36.79%) CheckPoint
3 29 (27.36%) F5
3 29 (27.36%) Microsoft
3 29 (27.36%) Splunk
4 28 (26.42%) Infoblox
5 23 (21.70%) Palo Alto
6 14 (13.21%) Arista
6 14 (13.21%) ForeScout
7 11 (10.38%) Fortinet
8 9 (8.49%) Riverbed
9 8 (7.55%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.66%) Juniper
11 4 (3.77%) VMware
12 3 (2.83%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.89%) Bloomberg
13 2 (1.89%) BT
13 2 (1.89%) Speakerbus
13 2 (1.89%) Verint
14 1 (0.94%) Synology