The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 52 47 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 49 47 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.10% 4.54% 7.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.68% 18.08% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 45 66
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,450 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,450
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.13%
TCP/IP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
237 260 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.83% 25.10% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 210 241 224
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -13 12 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Bedford -12 10 £38,000 -17.83%
Dunstable -1 7 £62,000 +34.05%
Shefford - 3 - - 1
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £27,500 -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 69 (72.63%) Firewall
2 66 (69.47%) Windows
3 57 (60.00%) Cisco
3 57 (60.00%) VMware
4 44 (46.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (45.26%) DNS
6 42 (44.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 41 (43.16%) Microsoft
7 41 (43.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 40 (42.11%) VPN
8 40 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
9 37 (38.95%) SQL Server
9 37 (38.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (36.84%) IIS
11 34 (35.79%) CCNP
12 33 (34.74%) SSL
12 33 (34.74%) SQL
13 32 (33.68%) Active Directory
13 32 (33.68%) HP
14 31 (32.63%) ITIL
14 31 (32.63%) MCSE
14 31 (32.63%) MPLS
15 29 (30.53%) Service Delivery
16 28 (29.47%) MS Exchange
17 27 (28.42%) F5
18 25 (26.32%) SAN
19 24 (25.26%) WAN
19 24 (25.26%) Network Security
20 23 (24.21%) LAN
20 23 (24.21%) MS Office

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 35 (36.84%) IIS
2 28 (29.47%) MS Exchange
3 22 (23.16%) SharePoint Server
4 18 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (16.84%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.21%) Apache
7 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (1.05%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 23 (24.21%) MS Office
2 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
3 11 (11.58%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) SaaS
2 4 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 69 (72.63%) Firewall
2 43 (45.26%) DNS
3 40 (42.11%) VPN
4 33 (34.74%) SSL
5 31 (32.63%) MPLS
6 25 (26.32%) SAN
7 24 (25.26%) WAN
7 24 (25.26%) Network Security
8 23 (24.21%) LAN
9 22 (23.16%) Wireless
10 20 (21.05%) BGP
10 20 (21.05%) OSPF
10 20 (21.05%) Internet
11 18 (18.95%) DHCP
11 18 (18.95%) HTTP
11 18 (18.95%) EIGRP
12 17 (17.89%) DWDM
12 17 (17.89%) RIP
12 17 (17.89%) HSRP
13 16 (16.84%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.16%) MySQL
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.11%) Subversion
1 2 (2.11%) JIRA
1 2 (2.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (18.95%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Banking
3 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (22.11%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (12.63%) Network Specialist
4 11 (11.58%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (8.42%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Account Manager
6 6 (6.32%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Technical Account Manager
6 6 (6.32%) Technical Manager
6 6 (6.32%) Network Support
7 5 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (5.26%) Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Consultant
8 4 (4.21%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Network Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Wireless Engineer
10 2 (2.11%) Design Engineer
10 2 (2.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Statistics
2 8 (8.42%) Replication
3 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.26%) PKI
4 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.21%) Firmware
6 2 (2.11%) Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.05%) SecurID
7 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 66 (69.47%) Windows
2 44 (46.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (38.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (23.16%) Windows 7
5 21 (22.11%) Linux
6 16 (16.84%) Windows XP
7 14 (14.74%) Windows Vista
8 12 (12.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) ITIL
2 29 (30.53%) Service Delivery
3 22 (23.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 19 (20.00%) Network Management
5 17 (17.89%) Incident Management
6 11 (11.58%) Project Management
7 10 (10.53%) Change Management
7 10 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (10.53%) Process Improvement
8 9 (9.47%) PRINCE
9 8 (8.42%) Network Design
10 6 (6.32%) Load Balancing
11 5 (5.26%) Performance Management
11 5 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
12 4 (4.21%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (3.16%) Network Architecture
13 3 (3.16%) Change Control
13 3 (3.16%) Capacity Management
13 3 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.74%) SQL
2 8 (8.42%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.11%) C
4 2 (2.11%) C++
4 2 (2.11%) Java
4 2 (2.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 41 (43.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (35.79%) CCNP
4 31 (32.63%) MCSE
5 21 (22.11%) CCNA
6 15 (15.79%) MCP
6 15 (15.79%) Degree
7 13 (13.68%) CCIP
7 13 (13.68%) CCSP
8 12 (12.63%) MCITP
9 10 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (8.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (7.37%) VCP5
11 7 (7.37%) MCSA
12 2 (2.11%) CCDP
12 2 (2.11%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (2.11%) CCSA
12 2 (2.11%) CCSE
12 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (44.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (33.68%) Active Directory
3 18 (18.95%) Terminal Services
4 12 (12.63%) ISA Server
5 11 (11.58%) Forefront TMG
5 11 (11.58%) UAG
5 11 (11.58%) VMware ESX
6 7 (7.37%) Hyper-V
7 6 (6.32%) vSphere
8 5 (5.26%) NFS
9 4 (4.21%) VMware Server
10 3 (3.16%) XenApp
10 3 (3.16%) XenServer
10 3 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (3.16%) VMFS
10 3 (3.16%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (2.11%) MetaFrame
11 2 (2.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 16 (16.84%) HP NNM
2 11 (11.58%) HP SIM
3 5 (5.26%) MOM
4 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.11%) SCCM
5 1 (1.05%) SCOM
5 1 (1.05%) WSUS
5 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 57 (60.00%) Cisco
1 57 (60.00%) VMware
2 41 (43.16%) Microsoft
3 32 (33.68%) HP
4 27 (28.42%) F5
5 18 (18.95%) Juniper
6 16 (16.84%) Oracle
7 15 (15.79%) CheckPoint
8 10 (10.53%) Dell
8 10 (10.53%) Citrix
9 5 (5.26%) CA
9 5 (5.26%) NetApp
9 5 (5.26%) IBM
10 3 (3.16%) Symantec
11 2 (2.11%) Avaya
11 2 (2.11%) ESRI
11 2 (2.11%) Luciad
11 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.05%) Aruba
12 1 (1.05%) Postini
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