The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 57 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 46 65 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.96% 6.07% 6.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.12% 22.49% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 39 62 55
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 289 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.92% 26.98% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 183 264 189
Average salary £37,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.71% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
East of England

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 July 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 28 July 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 -6 20 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Bedford -18 9 £36,000 -25.77% 2
Dunstable -7 4 £56,000 +17.89%
Shefford - 2 - -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 70 (76.92%) Windows
2 67 (73.63%) Firewall
3 54 (59.34%) VMware
4 50 (54.95%) DNS
4 50 (54.95%) Cisco
5 48 (52.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (50.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 45 (49.45%) Microsoft
8 44 (48.35%) VPN
8 44 (48.35%) SQL Server
9 43 (47.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 42 (46.15%) IIS
11 41 (45.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 36 (39.56%) MCSE
13 35 (38.46%) SQL
14 33 (36.26%) MS Exchange
14 33 (36.26%) SSL
15 32 (35.16%) ITIL
16 31 (34.07%) Cisco Certification
17 28 (30.77%) MPLS
17 28 (30.77%) MS Office
17 28 (30.77%) CCNP
17 28 (30.77%) HP
18 27 (29.67%) MS Excel
19 26 (28.57%) WAN
20 25 (27.47%) Active Directory
20 25 (27.47%) LAN
20 25 (27.47%) Service Delivery
20 25 (27.47%) Windows 7
21 24 (26.37%) F5

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 42 (46.15%) IIS
2 33 (36.26%) MS Exchange
3 23 (25.27%) SharePoint Server
4 21 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (20.88%) SharePoint
5 19 (20.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (4.40%) Apache
8 1 (1.10%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (30.77%) MS Office
2 27 (29.67%) MS Excel
3 9 (9.89%) MS Visio
4 7 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) SaaS
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (73.63%) Firewall
2 50 (54.95%) DNS
3 44 (48.35%) VPN
4 33 (36.26%) SSL
5 28 (30.77%) MPLS
6 26 (28.57%) WAN
7 25 (27.47%) LAN
8 23 (25.27%) SAN
8 23 (25.27%) DHCP
9 22 (24.18%) Network Security
10 21 (23.08%) Internet
11 20 (21.98%) HTTP
12 19 (20.88%) HTTPS
13 17 (18.68%) Wireless
14 16 (17.58%) OSPF
14 16 (17.58%) BGP
14 16 (17.58%) VLAN
15 15 (16.48%) EIGRP
16 14 (15.38%) DWDM
16 14 (15.38%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (48.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) MySQL
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (2.20%) Subversion
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
1 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (18.68%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) Network Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Network Specialist
5 6 (6.59%) Technical Account Manager
5 6 (6.59%) Technical Manager
5 6 (6.59%) Account Manager
6 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (5.49%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Consultant
8 3 (3.30%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Network Support
8 3 (3.30%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (2.20%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (2.20%) Network Design Engineer
9 2 (2.20%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.20%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Replication
2 11 (12.09%) Statistics
3 8 (8.79%) Firmware
4 6 (6.59%) Clustering
5 5 (5.49%) PKI
6 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.20%) iPad
9 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.10%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 70 (76.92%) Windows
2 48 (52.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (47.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (27.47%) Windows 7
5 20 (21.98%) Windows XP
5 20 (21.98%) Linux
6 18 (19.78%) Windows Vista
7 12 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.20%) Android
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.16%) ITIL
2 25 (27.47%) Service Delivery
3 18 (19.78%) PRINCE2
4 17 (18.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (17.58%) Incident Management
6 15 (16.48%) Network Management
7 10 (10.99%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (9.89%) Change Management
8 9 (9.89%) Process Improvement
9 8 (8.79%) PRINCE
10 6 (6.59%) Software Deployment
10 6 (6.59%) Network Design
11 5 (5.49%) Project Management
11 5 (5.49%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (5.49%) Change Control
11 5 (5.49%) Server Monitoring
12 4 (4.40%) Load Balancing
13 3 (3.30%) Migration
13 3 (3.30%) Performance Management
13 3 (3.30%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.46%) SQL
2 8 (8.79%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.49%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.20%) MATLAB
4 2 (2.20%) C
4 2 (2.20%) C++
4 2 (2.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 46 (50.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (39.56%) MCSE
3 31 (34.07%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (30.77%) CCNP
5 16 (17.58%) MCP
5 16 (17.58%) CCNA
6 13 (14.29%) CCIP
6 13 (14.29%) CCSP
7 10 (10.99%) MCITP
7 10 (10.99%) Degree
7 10 (10.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (10.99%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (8.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (7.69%) MCSA
9 7 (7.69%) VCP5
10 6 (6.59%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.10%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.10%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (45.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (27.47%) Active Directory
3 21 (23.08%) Terminal Services
4 15 (16.48%) ISA Server
5 14 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
5 14 (15.38%) UAG
6 8 (8.79%) VMware ESX
7 6 (6.59%) vSphere
7 6 (6.59%) Hyper-V
7 6 (6.59%) MetaFrame
8 5 (5.49%) NFS
9 4 (4.40%) VMware Server
10 3 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (3.30%) XenApp
10 3 (3.30%) XenServer
10 3 (3.30%) VMFS
10 3 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (14.29%) HP NNM
2 11 (12.09%) HP SIM
3 6 (6.59%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (5.49%) MOM
5 2 (2.20%) SCCM
6 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.10%) WSUS
6 1 (1.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (59.34%) VMware
2 50 (54.95%) Cisco
3 45 (49.45%) Microsoft
4 28 (30.77%) HP
5 24 (26.37%) F5
6 16 (17.58%) Oracle
7 15 (16.48%) Juniper
8 14 (15.38%) CheckPoint
9 13 (14.29%) Citrix
10 10 (10.99%) Dell
11 7 (7.69%) Symantec
12 5 (5.49%) NetApp
12 5 (5.49%) CA
12 5 (5.49%) IBM
13 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.20%) Luciad
13 2 (2.20%) ESRI
13 2 (2.20%) Avaya
14 1 (1.10%) Websense
14 1 (1.10%) CommVault
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
ACO Technologies plc
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago