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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 52 66 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -43
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 36 46 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.16% 3.59% 8.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.69% 17.49% 36.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 90
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,350 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,100 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
174 263 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.28% 20.55% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 146 244 244
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -17.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
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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 +24 13 £48,500 +38.57% 2
Dunstable +2 5 £47,500 -
Luton -2 4 £43,750 +8.69%
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (67.12%) Cisco
2 43 (58.90%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (53.42%) Firewall
4 37 (50.68%) CCNP
5 34 (46.58%) OSPF
5 34 (46.58%) BGP
6 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
7 30 (41.10%) Network Management
8 29 (39.73%) Windows
9 28 (38.36%) MS Visio
10 25 (34.25%) MS Office
11 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
12 21 (28.77%) LAN
12 21 (28.77%) WAN
12 21 (28.77%) VPN
12 21 (28.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (28.77%) Finance
12 21 (28.77%) Network Security
13 20 (27.40%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (27.40%) HSRP
13 20 (27.40%) RIP
13 20 (27.40%) SSL
13 20 (27.40%) Juniper
13 20 (27.40%) EIGRP
14 19 (26.03%) ITIL
14 19 (26.03%) Wireless
15 18 (24.66%) HP
16 17 (23.29%) CCDP
16 17 (23.29%) SAN
16 17 (23.29%) F5

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.11%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (38.36%) MS Visio
2 25 (34.25%) MS Office
3 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.37%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.11%) SaaS
2 3 (4.11%) Office 365
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.37%) PaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (53.42%) Firewall
2 34 (46.58%) OSPF
2 34 (46.58%) BGP
3 21 (28.77%) LAN
3 21 (28.77%) WAN
3 21 (28.77%) VPN
3 21 (28.77%) Network Security
4 20 (27.40%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (27.40%) HSRP
4 20 (27.40%) RIP
4 20 (27.40%) EIGRP
4 20 (27.40%) SSL
5 19 (26.03%) Wireless
6 17 (23.29%) SAN
7 16 (21.92%) DWDM
7 16 (21.92%) MPLS
8 14 (19.18%) Spanning Tree
9 13 (17.81%) DHCP
10 11 (15.07%) Wireshark
11 10 (13.70%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Consultant
1 18 (24.66%) Network Engineer
2 14 (19.18%) Analyst
2 14 (19.18%) Network Consultant
3 12 (16.44%) Network Specialist
4 10 (13.70%) Network Security Consultant
4 10 (13.70%) Security Consultant
5 8 (10.96%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Technical Support Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Technical Support
7 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Server Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Cisco Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Storage Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.11%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.37%) Mason
3 1 (1.37%) MFC
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (5.48%) GIS
3 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (39.73%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.11%) Linux
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Network Management
2 21 (28.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (26.03%) ITIL
4 16 (21.92%) Service Delivery
5 14 (19.18%) Change Management
5 14 (19.18%) Load Balancing
6 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2
6 10 (13.70%) PRINCE
7 9 (12.33%) Network Design
7 9 (12.33%) Process Improvement
8 5 (6.85%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.48%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (5.48%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (4.11%) Software Deployment
10 3 (4.11%) Coaching
10 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.74%) CRM
11 2 (2.74%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.74%) Network Monitoring
12 1 (1.37%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) SQL
1 3 (4.11%) C
2 1 (1.37%) C++
2 1 (1.37%) Java
2 1 (1.37%) VBScript
2 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
2 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (58.90%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (50.68%) CCNP
3 17 (23.29%) CCDP
4 14 (19.18%) CCSA
5 13 (17.81%) CCSE
6 11 (15.07%) CCNA
7 8 (10.96%) Degree
8 7 (9.59%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.74%) VCP5
9 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.37%) MCITP
10 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.48%) XenApp
4 3 (4.11%) Terminal Services
4 3 (4.11%) ISA Server
4 3 (4.11%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) HP NNM
2 7 (9.59%) WSUS
3 3 (4.11%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (67.12%) Cisco
2 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
3 20 (27.40%) Juniper
4 18 (24.66%) HP
5 17 (23.29%) F5
6 15 (20.55%) VMware
7 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
8 9 (12.33%) Citrix
9 4 (5.48%) Oracle
9 4 (5.48%) IBM
10 3 (4.11%) Dell
10 3 (4.11%) McAfee
11 2 (2.74%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.74%) NetApp
11 2 (2.74%) Lumesse
11 2 (2.74%) IronPort
12 1 (1.37%) Google
12 1 (1.37%) Mitel
12 1 (1.37%) Sophos
12 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
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