The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ICMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ICMP over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing ICMP 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.097% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £69,713 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £58,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -23.40% +30.55%  

ICMP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 802 895 871
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.55% 14.54% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 630 711 778
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ICMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing ICMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for ICMP in the West Midlands

ICMP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ICMP in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for ICMP in the West Midlands

ICMP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICMP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 4 £69,713 -
ICMP
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing ICMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ICMP.

1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) IPv4
1 6 (100.00%) IPv6
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 5 (83.33%) PaaS
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Project Governance
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Multicast
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing

ICMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
1 5 (83.33%) PaaS
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) IPv4
1 6 (100.00%) IPv6
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Multicast
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) POP3
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Cloud Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (50.00%) IT Architect
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 5 (83.33%) Project Governance
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) GCIA
3 1 (16.67%) GCIH
3 1 (16.67%) SANS
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (16.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft