The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 54 23 41
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 23 30 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.62% 11.19% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.50% 48.39% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +63.04%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 21.49% 23.13% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 101 61 47
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £51,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
Bedfordshire

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Bedford

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Bedford

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 31 (83.78%) DNS
3 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
3 29 (78.38%) Firewall
4 28 (75.68%) VMware
5 27 (72.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (67.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
7 24 (64.86%) Network Security
8 23 (62.16%) HTTP
8 23 (62.16%) MS Exchange
9 22 (59.46%) SharePoint
10 21 (56.76%) Windows 7
11 19 (51.35%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (51.35%) Exchange Server 2007
11 19 (51.35%) HTTPS
11 19 (51.35%) IIS
11 19 (51.35%) MCSE
11 19 (51.35%) VPN
12 18 (48.65%) Cisco
12 18 (48.65%) SharePoint Server
13 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (43.24%) Windows XP
14 15 (40.54%) SSL
14 15 (40.54%) MCP
14 15 (40.54%) Internet
14 15 (40.54%) Terminal Services
14 15 (40.54%) Windows Vista
15 14 (37.84%) CCNP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 23 (62.16%) MS Exchange
2 22 (59.46%) SharePoint
3 19 (51.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (51.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (51.35%) IIS
4 18 (48.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (32.43%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (83.78%) DNS
2 29 (78.38%) Firewall
3 24 (64.86%) Network Security
4 23 (62.16%) HTTP
5 19 (51.35%) HTTPS
5 19 (51.35%) VPN
6 15 (40.54%) SSL
6 15 (40.54%) Internet
7 11 (29.73%) VLAN
8 9 (24.32%) SAN
9 5 (13.51%) VRRP
10 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (10.81%) IPsec
10 4 (10.81%) LDAP
10 4 (10.81%) Kerberos
11 3 (8.11%) VoIP
12 2 (5.41%) SS7
12 2 (5.41%) DHCP
12 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
13 1 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (8.11%) Technical Design Authority
3 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Graduate
4 2 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Software Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) IT Support
5 1 (2.70%) IT Technician
5 1 (2.70%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Network Support
5 1 (2.70%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Replication
1 5 (13.51%) Firmware
2 4 (10.81%) PKI
2 4 (10.81%) iPad
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Windows 7
3 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (43.24%) Windows XP
4 15 (40.54%) Windows Vista
5 4 (10.81%) Linux
5 4 (10.81%) Android
5 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.70%) CentOS
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.70%) UNIX
6 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (16.22%) Change Control
4 4 (10.81%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.70%) Network Management
6 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) C
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (51.35%) MCSE
3 15 (40.54%) MCP
4 14 (37.84%) CCNP
4 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (35.14%) CCSP
5 13 (35.14%) CCIP
5 13 (35.14%) CCNA
6 9 (24.32%) MCSA
7 5 (13.51%) Degree
8 4 (10.81%) MCITP
9 2 (5.41%) RHCE
10 1 (2.70%) MCDST
10 1 (2.70%) MCDBA
10 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
10 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (40.54%) Terminal Services
3 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
4 10 (27.03%) ISA Server
4 10 (27.03%) Forefront TMG
4 10 (27.03%) UAG
5 4 (10.81%) NFS
5 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) MOM
1 4 (10.81%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 28 (75.68%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) CA
4 4 (10.81%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Dell
4 4 (10.81%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum
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