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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1009 927 664
Rank change year-on-year -82 -263 +274
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 204 91 127
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.080% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 0.61% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 116 71 99
10th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £47,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £83,750 £65,000 £82,500
Median % change year-on-year +28.85% -21.21% +50.00%
75th Percentile £110,000 £85,625 £91,250
90th Percentile £122,500 £98,750 £103,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £63,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.51% +20.95% +12.90%

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 21,938 14,965 9,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.99% 13.08% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12,143 10,421 7,831
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.89%
75th Percentile £70,750 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Multicast in the UK

Multicast
Top 12 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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -120 171 £86,250 +32.69% 17
London -167 109 £92,500 +42.31% 13
UK excluding London -6 93 £60,000 -5.51% 5
Work from Home -197 84 £90,000 +38.46% 10
South East -24 38 £63,250 -4.53% 2
Scotland - 31 - - 1
South West -17 15 £60,000 +4.35% 2
North of England -58 8 £50,000 -1.96%
North West -67 5 £35,000 -31.37%
Yorkshire - 3 £75,000 -
Midlands -64 2 £65,000 +85.71%
East Midlands - 2 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 135 (66.18%) BGP
2 118 (57.84%) Firewall
3 117 (57.35%) Cisco
4 102 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 94 (46.08%) MPLS
5 94 (46.08%) OSPF
6 92 (45.10%) WAN
7 71 (34.80%) LAN
8 70 (34.31%) CCNP
9 61 (29.90%) Finance
10 60 (29.41%) Wireless
11 59 (28.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 56 (27.45%) VPN
13 52 (25.49%) ITIL
14 50 (24.51%) Social Skills
15 49 (24.02%) Palo Alto
16 47 (23.04%) Low Latency
16 47 (23.04%) Data Centre
17 43 (21.08%) Linux
18 42 (20.59%) Degree
19 41 (20.10%) Cisco ISE
20 40 (19.61%) Organisational Skills
20 40 (19.61%) CCIE
21 38 (18.63%) CCDP
21 38 (18.63%) Service Delivery
21 38 (18.63%) Collaborative Working
21 38 (18.63%) Patch Management
22 37 (18.14%) SC Cleared
22 37 (18.14%) Security Cleared
23 36 (17.65%) SolarWinds

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 1 (0.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.45%) Fidessa
2 3 (1.47%) RMDS
3 1 (0.49%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.73%) Azure
2 20 (9.80%) AWS
3 14 (6.86%) Azure DevOps
4 9 (4.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.98%) GitHub
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.49%) AWS Direct Connect
7 1 (0.49%) GCP
7 1 (0.49%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 135 (66.18%) BGP
2 118 (57.84%) Firewall
3 94 (46.08%) MPLS
3 94 (46.08%) OSPF
4 92 (45.10%) WAN
5 71 (34.80%) LAN
6 60 (29.41%) Wireless
7 59 (28.92%) Cisco Nexus
8 56 (27.45%) VPN
9 41 (20.10%) Cisco ISE
10 31 (15.20%) IPv6
11 29 (14.22%) TCP/IP
12 26 (12.75%) Wi-Fi
13 25 (12.25%) IPsec
14 22 (10.78%) Broadband
14 22 (10.78%) DNS
15 21 (10.29%) DHCP
16 20 (9.80%) Network Security
17 19 (9.31%) SD-WAN
18 17 (8.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.98%) Big Data
1 2 (0.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (1.47%) GitLab
3 2 (0.98%) JIRA
3 2 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.49%) Artifactory
General
1 61 (29.90%) Finance
2 50 (24.51%) Social Skills
3 40 (19.61%) Organisational Skills
4 30 (14.71%) Banking
5 23 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (8.82%) Military
7 9 (4.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 8 (3.92%) Documentation Skills
9 6 (2.94%) Telecoms
10 5 (2.45%) Publishing
11 2 (0.98%) Games
11 2 (0.98%) Law
12 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.49%) Front Office
12 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.49%) Legal
12 1 (0.49%) Marketing
12 1 (0.49%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 94 (46.08%) Network Engineer
2 22 (10.78%) Architect
3 20 (9.80%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (9.80%) Support Engineer
4 19 (9.31%) Developer
4 19 (9.31%) Graduate
4 19 (9.31%) Network Architect
5 18 (8.82%) Graduate Support Engineer
5 18 (8.82%) Graduate Technical Engineer
5 18 (8.82%) Graduate Technical Support
5 18 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
5 18 (8.82%) Technical Support
5 18 (8.82%) Technical Support Engineer
6 16 (7.84%) Implementation Engineer
6 16 (7.84%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 14 (6.86%) .NET Developer
8 11 (5.39%) Principal Engineer
8 11 (5.39%) Principal Network Engineer
9 10 (4.90%) Administrator
9 10 (4.90%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.35%) WebSockets
2 14 (6.86%) .NET
2 14 (6.86%) .NET Core
2 14 (6.86%) React
2 14 (6.86%) WPF
3 11 (5.39%) XML
4 8 (3.92%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (2.45%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.47%) HTML
7 2 (0.98%) Middleware
8 1 (0.49%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.49%) Django
8 1 (0.49%) FFmpeg
8 1 (0.49%) Jinja
8 1 (0.49%) REST
8 1 (0.49%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (23.04%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.31%) Digital Signage
2 19 (9.31%) IPTV
2 19 (9.31%) Video\Live Streaming
3 18 (8.82%) MPEG
3 18 (8.82%) PCIe
4 17 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (5.39%) Over-the-Top Content
6 9 (4.41%) Social Media
7 5 (2.45%) Eurex
8 4 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.47%) NHS
9 3 (1.47%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.49%) Equities
10 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) Replication
10 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.08%) Linux
2 21 (10.29%) Windows
3 16 (7.84%) Android
4 13 (6.37%) Unix
5 7 (3.43%) Solaris
6 4 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.96%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.49%) CentOS
7 1 (0.49%) VMS
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.49%) ITIL
2 47 (23.04%) Low Latency
3 38 (18.63%) Collaborative Working
3 38 (18.63%) Patch Management
3 38 (18.63%) Service Delivery
4 33 (16.18%) Network Design
5 31 (15.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 27 (13.24%) Fintech
7 22 (10.78%) Network Monitoring
7 22 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (9.80%) Computer Science
8 20 (9.80%) DevOps
9 19 (9.31%) Migration
10 18 (8.82%) Content Management
10 18 (8.82%) Presales
10 18 (8.82%) Web Development
11 16 (7.84%) Android Development
12 15 (7.35%) Microservices
13 14 (6.86%) MVVM
14 13 (6.37%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.75%) Python
2 25 (12.25%) SQL
3 18 (8.82%) Shell Script
4 15 (7.35%) C#
4 15 (7.35%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.86%) TypeScript
6 6 (2.94%) C++
7 4 (1.96%) Java
7 4 (1.96%) Perl
8 3 (1.47%) Kotlin
8 3 (1.47%) Lisp
9 1 (0.49%) Bash
9 1 (0.49%) C
9 1 (0.49%) Korn
9 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.49%) Ruby
9 1 (0.49%) Rust
Qualifications
1 102 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (34.31%) CCNP
3 42 (20.59%) Degree
4 40 (19.61%) CCIE
5 38 (18.63%) CCDP
6 37 (18.14%) SC Cleared
6 37 (18.14%) Security Cleared
7 20 (9.80%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (8.82%) CCNA
9 12 (5.88%) JNCIP
10 5 (2.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (2.45%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.47%) CCIE Service Provider
11 3 (1.47%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.49%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 1 (0.49%) CCSA
12 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.86%) SLA
2 9 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.98%) Docker
1 2 (0.98%) Firmware
1 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (10.78%) Nagios
2 11 (5.39%) ZABBIX
3 8 (3.92%) Ansible
4 3 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.98%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.98%) Terraform
6 1 (0.49%) Cacti
6 1 (0.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 117 (57.35%) Cisco
2 49 (24.02%) Palo Alto
3 36 (17.65%) SolarWinds
4 30 (14.71%) Arista
5 23 (11.27%) F5
6 21 (10.29%) Juniper
7 19 (9.31%) CheckPoint
8 11 (5.39%) Nokia
9 9 (4.41%) Aruba
10 8 (3.92%) Brocade
10 8 (3.92%) Dell
10 8 (3.92%) Infoblox
10 8 (3.92%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.43%) Riverbed
12 5 (2.45%) ION Trading
12 5 (2.45%) Patsystems
12 5 (2.45%) Trayport
13 4 (1.96%) Fortinet
13 4 (1.96%) Reuters
14 3 (1.47%) Citrix