The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 25 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 5 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.40% 0.43% 8.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 4.35% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 18
Average salary £37,000 - £30,420
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
TCP/IP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 23 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.01% 10.00% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 36
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Citrix
5 6 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 6 (33.33%) Fedora
5 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 6 (33.33%) DHCP
5 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
6 5 (27.78%) VoIP
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) MCSE
8 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (16.67%) WAN
8 3 (16.67%) LAN
8 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) Firewall
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (27.78%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) VLAN
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (38.89%) Administrator
1 7 (38.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (38.89%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Technician
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) iPad
1 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 6 (33.33%) Fedora
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Process Management
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Sophos
6 1 (5.56%) HP