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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 34 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 44 49 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.39% 4.57% 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.60% 25.00% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 35
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £31,400 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £54,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
114 196 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.95% 18.28% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 106 161 180
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +15 11 £50,000 +17.64%
Bedford -3 8 £29,750 -30.00%
Dunstable +8 5 £52,500 -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 60 (69.77%) Cisco
2 42 (48.84%) CCNP
2 42 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (48.84%) Firewall
3 40 (46.51%) OSPF
3 40 (46.51%) BGP
3 40 (46.51%) F5
4 33 (38.37%) Microsoft
5 32 (37.21%) Network Security
5 32 (37.21%) Cisco Nexus
6 29 (33.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (29.07%) Network Management
8 24 (27.91%) High Availability
8 24 (27.91%) MS Office
9 23 (26.74%) Windows
9 23 (26.74%) MS Visio
9 23 (26.74%) Juniper
10 22 (25.58%) RIP
10 22 (25.58%) VPN
10 22 (25.58%) SSL
10 22 (25.58%) LAN
10 22 (25.58%) WAN
10 22 (25.58%) EIGRP
10 22 (25.58%) HSRP
10 22 (25.58%) SSH
11 20 (23.26%) HP
11 20 (23.26%) Data Centre
12 19 (22.09%) CCDP
12 19 (22.09%) CheckPoint
12 19 (22.09%) MS Excel

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.81%) Apache
3 5 (5.81%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) JBoss
5 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (27.91%) MS Office
2 23 (26.74%) MS Visio
3 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (48.84%) Firewall
2 40 (46.51%) BGP
2 40 (46.51%) OSPF
3 32 (37.21%) Cisco Nexus
3 32 (37.21%) Network Security
4 22 (25.58%) EIGRP
4 22 (25.58%) HSRP
4 22 (25.58%) LAN
4 22 (25.58%) RIP
4 22 (25.58%) SSH
4 22 (25.58%) SSL
4 22 (25.58%) VPN
4 22 (25.58%) WAN
5 18 (20.93%) Spanning Tree
5 18 (20.93%) VoIP
6 15 (17.44%) tcpdump
6 15 (17.44%) Wireshark
7 14 (16.28%) Wireless
8 13 (15.12%) DNS
9 12 (13.95%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.98%) MySQL
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (20.93%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Local Government
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) Consultant
1 19 (22.09%) Network Consultant
2 15 (17.44%) Analyst
2 15 (17.44%) Network Specialist
3 14 (16.28%) Network Security Consultant
3 14 (16.28%) Security Consultant
4 11 (12.79%) Network Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Unix Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Network Security Specialist
6 8 (9.30%) Security Specialist
7 7 (8.14%) Cisco Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Service Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) .NET
2 5 (5.81%) Middleware
2 5 (5.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.95%) Virtual Team
3 9 (10.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (10.47%) Driving Licence
3 9 (10.47%) Mathematics
4 8 (9.30%) PKI
5 4 (4.65%) EPoS
6 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.16%) AS400
7 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (1.16%) iSeries
7 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.16%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.74%) Windows
2 12 (13.95%) Linux
2 12 (13.95%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.63%) Solaris
3 10 (11.63%) Unix
4 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.98%) Debian
7 5 (5.81%) AIX
7 5 (5.81%) Ubuntu
7 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.16%) OS/400
8 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (29.07%) Network Management
3 24 (27.91%) High Availability
4 19 (22.09%) ITIL
5 16 (18.60%) Load Balancing
6 14 (16.28%) Presales
6 14 (16.28%) Service Delivery
7 12 (13.95%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (13.95%) Threat Detection
7 12 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (10.47%) DDoS Mitigation
8 9 (10.47%) Network Design
8 9 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (9.30%) Change Management
9 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.14%) Data Protection
11 6 (6.98%) Problem Management
12 5 (5.81%) Coaching
12 5 (5.81%) Operations Management
12 5 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) C
2 10 (11.63%) Bourne shell
2 10 (11.63%) C-shell
2 10 (11.63%) Perl
2 10 (11.63%) Python
2 10 (11.63%) Shell Script
3 7 (8.14%) SQL
4 4 (4.65%) C#
5 2 (2.33%) Assembly Language
5 2 (2.33%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (48.84%) CCNP
1 42 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (22.09%) CCDP
3 10 (11.63%) CCSA
3 10 (11.63%) CCSE
4 7 (8.14%) CISSP
5 4 (4.65%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (3.49%) CISA
6 3 (3.49%) CISM
7 1 (1.16%) Degree
7 1 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) SAS 70
System Software
1 17 (19.77%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.79%) Hyper-V
2 11 (12.79%) VMware ESX
2 11 (12.79%) vSphere
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.33%) Firmware
4 2 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.16%) Docker
5 1 (1.16%) LXC
5 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) HP NNM
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (5.81%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (3.49%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.49%) WSUS
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (69.77%) Cisco
2 40 (46.51%) F5
3 33 (38.37%) Microsoft
4 23 (26.74%) Juniper
5 20 (23.26%) HP
6 19 (22.09%) CheckPoint
7 17 (19.77%) Oracle
8 16 (18.60%) Red Hat
9 14 (16.28%) VMware
10 10 (11.63%) Sun
11 8 (9.30%) EMC
12 5 (5.81%) BMC
12 5 (5.81%) Qualys
12 5 (5.81%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (4.65%) CA
13 4 (4.65%) Citrix
13 4 (4.65%) VeriFone
14 3 (3.49%) Intel Security
15 1 (1.16%) Avaya
15 1 (1.16%) ServiceNow