Period
to 25 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multicast
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 942 576 920
Rank change year-on-year -366 +344 +105
Permanent jobs citing Multicast 86 113 179
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 1.48% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 71 76 127
10th Percentile £42,500 £62,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £81,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £85,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -17.65% +41.67% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £100,313 £75,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £112,500 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +62.50% -1.23% -32.50%

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 15,777 7,615 22,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.92% 15.58% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10,922 6,201 16,977
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £25,725
25th Percentile £36,250 £38,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -5.26%
75th Percentile £68,625 £68,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021. 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 -323 86 £70,000 -17.65% 24
London -254 77 £76,250 -10.29% 22
Work from Home -260 30 £82,500 -25.00% 5
UK excluding London -235 9 £65,000 +62.50% 2
South East -157 6 £67,500 -
Midlands -116 2 £40,000 -
South West -92 1 £65,000 +62.50% 1
West Midlands -96 1 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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 61 (70.93%) Cisco Certification
1 61 (70.93%) BGP
2 53 (61.63%) Cisco
3 52 (60.47%) OSPF
3 52 (60.47%) Firewall
4 50 (58.14%) CCNP
5 39 (45.35%) VPN
6 37 (43.02%) Data Centre
7 34 (39.53%) MPLS
8 33 (38.37%) Degree
8 33 (38.37%) Palo Alto
9 32 (37.21%) CCIE
10 29 (33.72%) Network Design
10 29 (33.72%) SolarWinds
11 28 (32.56%) TCP/IP
12 26 (30.23%) Python
12 26 (30.23%) Nagios
13 25 (29.07%) Network Security
13 25 (29.07%) Network Monitoring
14 24 (27.91%) Finance
15 22 (25.58%) IPv6
16 21 (24.42%) Broadband
16 21 (24.42%) Migration
17 20 (23.26%) Linux
17 20 (23.26%) WAN
17 20 (23.26%) Low Latency
18 18 (20.93%) Wi-Fi
19 17 (19.77%) IPsec
19 17 (19.77%) DNS
20 16 (18.60%) ITIL

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 2 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) AWS
1 10 (11.63%) Azure
2 6 (6.98%) GCP
2 6 (6.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 61 (70.93%) BGP
2 52 (60.47%) Firewall
2 52 (60.47%) OSPF
3 39 (45.35%) VPN
4 34 (39.53%) MPLS
5 28 (32.56%) TCP/IP
6 25 (29.07%) Network Security
7 22 (25.58%) IPv6
8 21 (24.42%) Broadband
9 20 (23.26%) WAN
10 18 (20.93%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (19.77%) DNS
11 17 (19.77%) IPsec
12 15 (17.44%) VoIP
12 15 (17.44%) Wireless
13 14 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (15.12%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (15.12%) DHCP
14 13 (15.12%) VRRP
15 11 (12.79%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) KDB
2 3 (3.49%) Kdb+
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.16%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (3.49%) JIRA
4 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.33%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.16%) GCC
5 1 (1.16%) GDB
5 1 (1.16%) GitLab
5 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
3 7 (8.14%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.98%) Electronics
4 6 (6.98%) Marketing
4 6 (6.98%) Public Sector
5 4 (4.65%) Banking
5 4 (4.65%) Social Skills
6 2 (2.33%) Back Office
7 1 (1.16%) Front Office
7 1 (1.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (62.79%) Network Engineer
2 22 (25.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) Principal Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) Principal Network Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) Network Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Technical Manager
6 5 (5.81%) Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Core Network Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) IP Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) IP Network Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Juniper Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Administrator
7 4 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.49%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.28%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (8.14%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.33%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (2.33%) Vue.js
3 2 (2.33%) Vuetify.js
4 1 (1.16%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (1.16%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (1.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (43.02%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.30%) Algorithms
2 8 (9.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (9.30%) Virtual Team
3 5 (5.81%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.65%) Video\Live Streaming
5 3 (3.49%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.49%) Eurex
6 2 (2.33%) Digital Signage
6 2 (2.33%) IPTV
7 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.16%) Derivative
7 1 (1.16%) Equities
7 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.26%) Linux
2 7 (8.14%) Windows
3 6 (6.98%) CentOS
4 2 (2.33%) Android
4 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) Network Design
2 25 (29.07%) Network Monitoring
3 21 (24.42%) Migration
4 20 (23.26%) Low Latency
5 16 (18.60%) ITIL
6 15 (17.44%) Mentoring
7 13 (15.12%) Procure-to-Pay
8 11 (12.79%) Analytics
8 11 (12.79%) Network Management
8 11 (12.79%) Project Management
9 10 (11.63%) Electronic Trading
9 10 (11.63%) PRINCE2
10 8 (9.30%) Cryptocurrency
10 8 (9.30%) Investment Management
10 8 (9.30%) Microservices
10 8 (9.30%) Network Packet Analysis
10 8 (9.30%) Network Packet Capture
10 8 (9.30%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.30%) Strategic Roadmap
11 7 (8.14%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.23%) Python
2 10 (11.63%) C++
3 8 (9.30%) Go
3 8 (9.30%) Rust
3 8 (9.30%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.14%) C
5 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.49%) Java
7 2 (2.33%) Kotlin
7 2 (2.33%) Perl
7 2 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (70.93%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (58.14%) CCNP
3 33 (38.37%) Degree
4 32 (37.21%) CCIE
5 7 (8.14%) CCNA
6 6 (6.98%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) CCDP
8 1 (1.16%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.28%) SLA
2 5 (5.81%) GDPR
3 4 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.16%) HIPAA
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) Docker
2 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) Snort
3 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (30.23%) Nagios
2 8 (9.30%) Kubernetes
3 6 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (5.81%) Ansible
5 3 (3.49%) Icinga
5 3 (3.49%) Puppet
5 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (3.49%) Terraform
6 1 (1.16%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.16%) QRadar
Vendors
1 53 (61.63%) Cisco
2 33 (38.37%) Palo Alto
3 29 (33.72%) SolarWinds
4 13 (15.12%) Juniper
5 12 (13.95%) Nokia
6 11 (12.79%) Fortinet
7 8 (9.30%) Arista
8 6 (6.98%) SAP
9 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.65%) HP
10 4 (4.65%) Oracle
11 3 (3.49%) Bloomberg
11 3 (3.49%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.49%) Citrix
11 3 (3.49%) CQG
11 3 (3.49%) Fidessa
11 3 (3.49%) ION Trading
11 3 (3.49%) Patsystems
11 3 (3.49%) Reuters