Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1007 851 889
Rank change year-on-year -156 +38 -14
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 174 329 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.100% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.66% 1.14% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 128 268 316
UK median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £45,875 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £92,875 £105,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.89% - -

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 26,454 28,910 35,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.19% 16.57% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21,360 23,490 29,082
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 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 -128 170 £67,500 -3.57% 24
London -133 128 £67,500 -10.00% 17
UK excluding London -20 44 £51,250 +7.89% 7
East of England +7 18 £67,500 - 2
South East -18 14 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North of England - 6 £35,500 - 2
West Midlands 0 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Midlands -1 4 £45,000 -6.25%
Yorkshire - 4 £35,250 - 2
Scotland -23 2 £50,000 -2.44%
North West - 2 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 106 (60.92%) Cisco
2 98 (56.32%) Firewall
3 95 (54.60%) WAN
4 91 (52.30%) Cisco Certification
4 91 (52.30%) LAN
5 83 (47.70%) Finance
6 81 (46.55%) OSPF
7 80 (45.98%) BGP
8 68 (39.08%) CCNP
9 66 (37.93%) VPN
10 65 (37.36%) MPLS
11 59 (33.91%) TCP/IP
12 58 (33.33%) DNS
13 56 (32.18%) F5
14 55 (31.61%) Juniper
15 53 (30.46%) Cisco IOS
16 52 (29.89%) Linux
17 51 (29.31%) Cisco ASA
18 48 (27.59%) Network Security
18 48 (27.59%) DHCP
19 47 (27.01%) Python
20 44 (25.29%) Data Centre
21 42 (24.14%) Arista
22 40 (22.99%) Low Latency
23 36 (20.69%) DMZ
23 36 (20.69%) IPsec
24 35 (20.11%) EIGRP
24 35 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
25 32 (18.39%) Palo Alto
25 32 (18.39%) CheckPoint

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 (4.02%) Apache
2 2 (1.15%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.02%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.60%) Akamai
2 4 (2.30%) SaaS
3 3 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.72%) IaaS
4 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.57%) Office 365
5 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (56.32%) Firewall
2 95 (54.60%) WAN
3 91 (52.30%) LAN
4 81 (46.55%) OSPF
5 80 (45.98%) BGP
6 66 (37.93%) VPN
7 65 (37.36%) MPLS
8 59 (33.91%) TCP/IP
9 58 (33.33%) DNS
10 53 (30.46%) Cisco IOS
11 51 (29.31%) Cisco ASA
12 48 (27.59%) DHCP
12 48 (27.59%) Network Security
13 36 (20.69%) DMZ
13 36 (20.69%) IPsec
14 35 (20.11%) EIGRP
15 27 (15.52%) Internet
16 25 (14.37%) Wireless
17 22 (12.64%) SNMP
18 19 (10.92%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.30%) MySQL
2 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.30%) JIRA
3 1 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 83 (47.70%) Finance
2 29 (16.67%) Banking
3 13 (7.47%) Financial Institution
3 13 (7.47%) Law
4 12 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.30%) Front Office
6 3 (1.72%) Retail
7 2 (1.15%) Legal
7 2 (1.15%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.57%) Publishing
8 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (58.05%) Network Engineer
2 26 (14.94%) Security Engineer
3 23 (13.22%) Network Security Engineer
4 19 (10.92%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (8.05%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (7.47%) Developer
6 13 (7.47%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (6.32%) Architect
8 11 (6.32%) Network Systems Engineer
9 10 (5.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (5.75%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 10 (5.75%) C++ Developer
10 9 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) Network Architect
10 9 (5.17%) Operations Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.60%) Low Latency C++ Developer
11 8 (4.60%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.02%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.34%) FIX Protocol
2 17 (9.77%) 802.1X
3 15 (8.62%) HTML
4 14 (8.05%) XML
5 8 (4.60%) STL
5 8 (4.60%) WebSockets
6 7 (4.02%) Kafka
6 7 (4.02%) Protocol Buffers
7 6 (3.45%) CSS
8 3 (1.72%) HEVC
9 2 (1.15%) libvirt
10 1 (0.57%) JSON
10 1 (0.57%) LDAP
10 1 (0.57%) Node.js
10 1 (0.57%) OpenDaylight
10 1 (0.57%) Qt
10 1 (0.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.29%) Data Centre
2 35 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (13.22%) Cyberthreat
4 16 (9.20%) Fintech
5 15 (8.62%) Eurex
6 13 (7.47%) Computer Science
7 10 (5.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (4.60%) Hedge funds
9 7 (4.02%) Algorithms
10 6 (3.45%) Public Cloud
10 6 (3.45%) Video on Demand
11 4 (2.30%) Client/Server
11 4 (2.30%) Equities
12 3 (1.72%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.72%) Over-the-Top Content
13 2 (1.15%) Data Structures
13 2 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (1.15%) IPTV
13 2 (1.15%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.15%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (29.89%) Linux
2 24 (13.79%) Unix
3 10 (5.75%) CentOS
3 10 (5.75%) Windows
4 7 (4.02%) Solaris
4 7 (4.02%) SUSE
5 4 (2.30%) AIX
5 4 (2.30%) Debian
5 4 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.15%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.99%) Low Latency
2 30 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
2 30 (17.24%) Network Design
3 27 (15.52%) Load Balancing
3 27 (15.52%) SIEM
4 24 (13.79%) Incident Management
4 24 (13.79%) Network Management
5 23 (13.22%) Project Management
5 23 (13.22%) Security Management
5 23 (13.22%) Threat Management
6 21 (12.07%) Mentoring
7 20 (11.49%) Vulnerability Management
8 18 (10.34%) Patch Management
9 17 (9.77%) DevOps
10 16 (9.20%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 13 (7.47%) Service Delivery
12 12 (6.90%) Migration
13 11 (6.32%) Network Packet Analysis
13 11 (6.32%) Software Engineering
14 10 (5.75%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.01%) Python
2 19 (10.92%) Perl
3 14 (8.05%) Bash Shell
4 13 (7.47%) C++
5 12 (6.90%) Java
6 9 (5.17%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.60%) PHP
8 5 (2.87%) Korn
9 4 (2.30%) Bourne shell
9 4 (2.30%) C
9 4 (2.30%) C-shell
10 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.15%) Ruby
12 1 (0.57%) C#
12 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.57%) Lisp
12 1 (0.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (52.30%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (39.08%) CCNP
3 31 (17.82%) CCNA
4 22 (12.64%) Degree
5 20 (11.49%) CCIE
6 15 (8.62%) CCIP
7 13 (7.47%) JNCIP
8 11 (6.32%) CISSP
9 10 (5.75%) SSCP
10 5 (2.87%) CCSA
11 4 (2.30%) CCDA
11 4 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (2.30%) RHCE
11 4 (2.30%) RHCSA
12 3 (1.72%) CCNP Voice
12 3 (1.72%) CCSE
12 3 (1.72%) CCSP
13 2 (1.15%) CCDP
13 2 (1.15%) MCP
13 2 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.75%) FreeRADIUS
2 8 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.60%) VMware NSX
3 5 (2.87%) KVM
4 4 (2.30%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.57%) Docker
6 1 (0.57%) Firmware
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (10.92%) Puppet
2 16 (9.20%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (6.90%) Nagios
4 10 (5.75%) Ansible
5 8 (4.60%) vCenter Server
5 8 (4.60%) vRealize
6 7 (4.02%) FortiGate
7 4 (2.30%) Cacti
7 4 (2.30%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (1.72%) Grafana
8 3 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (1.15%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.15%) Nessus
9 2 (1.15%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.57%) OpenNebula
10 1 (0.57%) Pacemaker
10 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 106 (60.92%) Cisco
2 56 (32.18%) F5
3 55 (31.61%) Juniper
4 42 (24.14%) Arista
5 32 (18.39%) CheckPoint
5 32 (18.39%) Palo Alto
6 22 (12.64%) Fortinet
6 22 (12.64%) VMware
7 20 (11.49%) Microsoft
8 17 (9.77%) Citrix
9 16 (9.20%) Aruba
10 12 (6.90%) Blue Coat
10 12 (6.90%) Red Hat
10 12 (6.90%) Reuters
10 12 (6.90%) SolarWinds
11 11 (6.32%) Riverbed
12 9 (5.17%) Tufin
13 8 (4.60%) Meraki
14 7 (4.02%) GL TRADE
14 7 (4.02%) Patsystems