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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 60 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 37 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.97% 3.16% 3.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.29% 20.69% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 40
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £25,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,200 £55,000 £50,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
166 174 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.81% 15.28% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 160 146 245
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 +14 17 £60,000 +23.71%
Dunstable -5 10 £52,500 +10.52%
Luton -3 1 £65,000 +48.57% 1
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 61 (67.03%) Cisco
1 61 (67.03%) Firewall
2 57 (62.64%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (61.54%) OSPF
3 56 (61.54%) BGP
4 55 (60.44%) CCNP
5 54 (59.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 44 (48.35%) Network Management
7 43 (47.25%) MS Visio
8 41 (45.05%) F5
9 38 (41.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 38 (41.76%) WAN
10 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
11 36 (39.56%) Network Security
12 34 (37.36%) Spanning Tree
12 34 (37.36%) CheckPoint
12 34 (37.36%) LAN
13 31 (34.07%) Presales
13 31 (34.07%) tcpdump
13 31 (34.07%) Wireshark
14 30 (32.97%) CCDP
15 27 (29.67%) Load Balancing
15 27 (29.67%) Data Centre
16 25 (27.47%) Juniper
17 24 (26.37%) VoIP
17 24 (26.37%) High Availability
18 22 (24.18%) VPN
18 22 (24.18%) SSL
19 21 (23.08%) HP
20 20 (21.98%) RIP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.20%) IIS
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (47.25%) MS Visio
2 20 (21.98%) MS Office
3 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (67.03%) Firewall
2 56 (61.54%) BGP
2 56 (61.54%) OSPF
3 38 (41.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 38 (41.76%) WAN
4 36 (39.56%) Network Security
5 34 (37.36%) LAN
5 34 (37.36%) Spanning Tree
6 31 (34.07%) tcpdump
6 31 (34.07%) Wireshark
7 24 (26.37%) VoIP
8 22 (24.18%) SSL
8 22 (24.18%) VPN
9 20 (21.98%) EIGRP
9 20 (21.98%) HSRP
9 20 (21.98%) RIP
10 19 (20.88%) VRRP
10 19 (20.88%) Wireless
11 17 (18.68%) DWDM
11 17 (18.68%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Electronics
3 7 (7.69%) Banking
4 4 (4.40%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Consultant
1 26 (28.57%) Network Consultant
2 23 (25.27%) Network Specialist
3 18 (19.78%) Network Security Consultant
3 18 (19.78%) Security Consultant
4 12 (13.19%) Network Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) Embedded C Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) Embedded Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Assembler Software Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) C Software Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Software Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Cisco Consultant
7 9 (9.89%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 8 (8.79%) Check Point Consultant
9 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Network Support
10 6 (6.59%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) Middleware
2 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 11 (12.09%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.40%) EPoS
5 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.20%) PKI
7 1 (1.10%) AS400
7 1 (1.10%) iPad
7 1 (1.10%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (5.49%) Windows Server
2 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.40%) Solaris
3 4 (4.40%) Unix
4 2 (2.20%) Linux
5 1 (1.10%) AIX
5 1 (1.10%) OS/400
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (59.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 44 (48.35%) Network Management
3 31 (34.07%) Presales
4 27 (29.67%) Load Balancing
5 24 (26.37%) High Availability
6 13 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 12 (13.19%) Change Management
7 12 (13.19%) ITIL
8 11 (12.09%) Network Design
9 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.79%) Data Protection
11 6 (6.59%) Coaching
11 6 (6.59%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (6.59%) PRINCE
11 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.59%) Web Filtering
12 5 (5.49%) Migration
13 4 (4.40%) Data Security
13 4 (4.40%) Project Management
14 3 (3.30%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.29%) C
2 11 (12.09%) Assembly Language
2 11 (12.09%) Embedded C
3 7 (7.69%) C#
3 7 (7.69%) Perl
3 7 (7.69%) Python
4 4 (4.40%) Bourne shell
4 4 (4.40%) C-shell
4 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.40%) SQL
5 3 (3.30%) C++
5 3 (3.30%) Java
5 3 (3.30%) PHP
5 3 (3.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 57 (62.64%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (60.44%) CCNP
3 30 (32.97%) CCDP
4 19 (20.88%) CCSA
4 19 (20.88%) CCSE
5 11 (12.09%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (3.30%) CISSP
6 3 (3.30%) Degree
7 2 (2.20%) CCNA
7 2 (2.20%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.10%) CISA
8 1 (1.10%) CISM
8 1 (1.10%) MCDST
8 1 (1.10%) MCITP
8 1 (1.10%) MCSA
8 1 (1.10%) MCSE
8 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.09%) Firmware
2 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.49%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.40%) vSphere
5 2 (2.20%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.20%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (18.68%) HP NNM
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (2.20%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 61 (67.03%) Cisco
2 41 (45.05%) F5
3 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
4 34 (37.36%) CheckPoint
5 25 (27.47%) Juniper
6 21 (23.08%) HP
7 13 (14.29%) EMC
8 7 (7.69%) VMware
9 6 (6.59%) Oracle
10 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (4.40%) Sun
10 4 (4.40%) VeriFone
11 3 (3.30%) CA
12 2 (2.20%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.20%) NEC
13 1 (1.10%) Draytek
13 1 (1.10%) NETGEAR
13 1 (1.10%) Qualys
13 1 (1.10%) Symantec
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago