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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 57 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 38 59 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.99% 5.10% 4.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.35% 23.32% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 44
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,425 £27,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
178 253 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.68% 21.89% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 152 228 237
Average salary £46,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,200 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
Bedford +3 9 £40,000 -
Luton -4 8 £41,250 -27.94%
Dunstable -23 3 £52,500 -8.29%
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 49 (56.98%) Microsoft
2 41 (47.67%) Windows
3 40 (46.51%) Active Directory
3 40 (46.51%) Cisco
4 38 (44.19%) MS Office
5 32 (37.21%) DHCP
5 32 (37.21%) Firewall
6 31 (36.05%) MS Excel
7 30 (34.88%) CCNP
7 30 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (32.56%) DNS
9 27 (31.40%) MS Exchange
10 26 (30.23%) Network Management
11 25 (29.07%) LAN
12 24 (27.91%) WAN
13 23 (26.74%) OSPF
13 23 (26.74%) BGP
13 23 (26.74%) VMware
14 22 (25.58%) Citrix
15 20 (23.26%) CCDP
15 20 (23.26%) MS Visio
16 18 (20.93%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (20.93%) Data Centre
16 18 (20.93%) Network Security
17 17 (19.77%) Cisco Nexus
17 17 (19.77%) ITIL
17 17 (19.77%) SQL Server
17 17 (19.77%) C
17 17 (19.77%) CheckPoint
18 16 (18.60%) Load Balancing

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 27 (31.40%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) Lync
Applications
1 38 (44.19%) MS Office
2 31 (36.05%) MS Excel
3 20 (23.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Office 365
2 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) SaaS
3 2 (2.33%) PaaS
3 2 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (37.21%) DHCP
1 32 (37.21%) Firewall
2 28 (32.56%) DNS
3 25 (29.07%) LAN
4 24 (27.91%) WAN
5 23 (26.74%) OSPF
5 23 (26.74%) BGP
6 18 (20.93%) Network Security
7 17 (19.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (17.44%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (17.44%) Wireless
9 14 (16.28%) SAN
10 13 (15.12%) Spanning Tree
11 12 (13.95%) iSCSI
11 12 (13.95%) MPLS
12 11 (12.79%) VPN
12 11 (12.79%) DWDM
13 10 (11.63%) EIGRP
13 10 (11.63%) VRRP
13 10 (11.63%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (4.65%) MySQL
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.16%) Couchbase
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) Analyst
2 20 (23.26%) Consultant
3 15 (17.44%) Network Consultant
4 14 (16.28%) Support Analyst
4 14 (16.28%) Security Consultant
4 14 (16.28%) Network Security Consultant
5 13 (15.12%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (13.95%) Technical Support Analyst
6 12 (13.95%) Technical Support
6 12 (13.95%) Network Engineer
7 11 (12.79%) Support Engineer
8 9 (10.47%) Technical Support Engineer
8 9 (10.47%) Technical Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (8.14%) Service Analyst
9 7 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (8.14%) Service Desk Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (6.98%) Server Engineer
11 5 (5.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) Application Packaging
2 5 (5.81%) .NET
3 4 (4.65%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.16%) J2EE
4 1 (1.16%) Web Services
4 1 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (1.16%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 16 (18.60%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.65%) GIS
3 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Statistics
5 1 (1.16%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 41 (47.67%) Windows
2 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (11.63%) Linux
4 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.98%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.81%) UNIX
6 5 (5.81%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.49%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.33%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.33%) Android
8 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.33%) Solaris
9 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Network Management
2 18 (20.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (19.77%) ITIL
4 16 (18.60%) Load Balancing
5 15 (17.44%) Network Design
6 13 (15.12%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (13.95%) Service Delivery
8 11 (12.79%) Change Management
9 9 (10.47%) Coaching
9 9 (10.47%) Software Deployment
10 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.65%) Time Management
11 4 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (3.49%) Supplier Management
12 3 (3.49%) Migration
12 3 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (2.33%) CRM
13 2 (2.33%) Asset Management
13 2 (2.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.77%) C
2 12 (13.95%) SQL
3 5 (5.81%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.65%) C-shell
4 4 (4.65%) C++
5 2 (2.33%) VB
6 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.16%) VBScript
6 1 (1.16%) Java
6 1 (1.16%) C#
6 1 (1.16%) VB6
6 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (34.88%) CCNP
1 30 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (23.26%) CCDP
3 14 (16.28%) CCSA
4 13 (15.12%) CCSE
4 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (12.79%) Check Point Certification
6 9 (10.47%) MCSA
7 8 (9.30%) MCSE
7 8 (9.30%) Degree
8 7 (8.14%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (6.98%) MCP
9 6 (6.98%) CCNA
9 6 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (4.65%) CCA
11 3 (3.49%) RHCE
11 3 (3.49%) RHCSA
12 1 (1.16%) VCP5
12 1 (1.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.95%) ISA Server
4 9 (10.47%) Terminal Services
4 9 (10.47%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (9.30%) VMware ESX
6 7 (8.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (5.81%) Samba
7 5 (5.81%) NFS
8 4 (4.65%) Terminal Server
8 4 (4.65%) XenApp
9 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
10 2 (2.33%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) HP NNM
1 10 (11.63%) WSUS
2 9 (10.47%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.33%) SCCM
4 1 (1.16%) SCOM
4 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (56.98%) Microsoft
2 40 (46.51%) Cisco
3 23 (26.74%) VMware
4 22 (25.58%) Citrix
5 17 (19.77%) CheckPoint
6 14 (16.28%) F5
6 14 (16.28%) Juniper
7 11 (12.79%) HP
8 10 (11.63%) McAfee
9 5 (5.81%) Intel
9 5 (5.81%) Oracle
10 4 (4.65%) Sourcefire
10 4 (4.65%) IronPort
11 3 (3.49%) Websense
12 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.16%) Dell
13 1 (1.16%) EMC
13 1 (1.16%) Symantec
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago