The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 25 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 7 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.58% 2.81% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.33% 18.75% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Average salary £30,000 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +41.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £34,100 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,050 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,003
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.13%
Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 11.07% 15.00% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 42
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £53,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
Scotland

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Aberdeen region.

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) BGP
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) CDMA
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Field Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Technician
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Graduate
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft