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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 37 62 33
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 52 32 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.59% 3.21% 6.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.33% 20.25% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 72
Average salary £40,250 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
166 158 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.85% 15.86% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 150 144 212
Average salary £45,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Dunstable - 9 £50,000 -
Bedford -3 8 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Luton +6 7 £45,000 -
Shefford - 1 £33,000 -
Biggleswade - 1 - -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 91 (77.12%) Cisco
2 79 (66.95%) Firewall
3 72 (61.02%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (43.22%) Windows
4 51 (43.22%) Active Directory
5 49 (41.53%) SAN
5 49 (41.53%) VMware
6 48 (40.68%) CCNP
7 45 (38.14%) HP
8 43 (36.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 42 (35.59%) VPN
9 42 (35.59%) OSPF
9 42 (35.59%) BGP
10 39 (33.05%) Wireless
11 37 (31.36%) SSL
11 37 (31.36%) Service Delivery
11 37 (31.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 36 (30.51%) Network Management
13 35 (29.66%) Juniper
13 35 (29.66%) EIGRP
13 35 (29.66%) F5
14 34 (28.81%) CCNA
15 33 (27.97%) MS Office
15 33 (27.97%) ITIL
15 33 (27.97%) RIP
15 33 (27.97%) MPLS
15 33 (27.97%) HSRP
16 32 (27.12%) Microsoft
17 31 (26.27%) MS Visio
17 31 (26.27%) DWDM

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.47%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (6.78%) IIS
4 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.39%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 2 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.69%) Apache
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (27.97%) MS Office
2 31 (26.27%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.93%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) SaaS
2 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 79 (66.95%) Firewall
2 49 (41.53%) SAN
3 42 (35.59%) OSPF
3 42 (35.59%) BGP
3 42 (35.59%) VPN
4 39 (33.05%) Wireless
5 37 (31.36%) SSL
6 35 (29.66%) EIGRP
7 33 (27.97%) RIP
7 33 (27.97%) MPLS
7 33 (27.97%) HSRP
8 31 (26.27%) DWDM
9 28 (23.73%) DNS
10 22 (18.64%) Network Security
11 20 (16.95%) DHCP
12 16 (13.56%) Internet
13 15 (12.71%) WAN
14 12 (10.17%) LAN
14 12 (10.17%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (8.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.85%) Subversion
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
1 1 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (23.73%) Finance
2 23 (19.49%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (40.68%) Network Engineer
2 22 (18.64%) Network Specialist
3 20 (16.95%) Support Engineer
4 18 (15.25%) Analyst
5 17 (14.41%) Network Support
6 16 (13.56%) Network Support Engineer
7 12 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Network Consultant
8 8 (6.78%) Consultant
8 8 (6.78%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) Security Consultant
8 8 (6.78%) Network Security Consultant
9 7 (5.93%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (5.08%) Storage Analyst
11 5 (4.24%) Wireless Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 5 (4.24%) Operations Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) Network Operations Engineer
12 4 (3.39%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (3.39%) Replication
4 2 (1.69%) SecurID
5 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (43.22%) Windows
2 21 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (14.41%) Windows 7
4 9 (7.63%) Linux
4 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.24%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.54%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 37 (31.36%) Service Delivery
3 36 (30.51%) Network Management
4 33 (27.97%) ITIL
5 23 (19.49%) PRINCE2
5 23 (19.49%) Change Management
5 23 (19.49%) PRINCE
5 23 (19.49%) Process Improvement
6 20 (16.95%) Project Management
7 13 (11.02%) Mentoring
8 10 (8.47%) Load Balancing
9 9 (7.63%) Network Design
10 7 (5.93%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.24%) Network Architecture
12 4 (3.39%) Incident Management
12 4 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.39%) Migration
13 3 (2.54%) Logistics
14 2 (1.69%) High Availability
14 2 (1.69%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.78%) SQL
2 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
3 1 (0.85%) C
3 1 (0.85%) C++
3 1 (0.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 72 (61.02%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (40.68%) CCNP
3 34 (28.81%) CCNA
4 30 (25.42%) Degree
5 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (10.17%) MCITP
7 8 (6.78%) CCSA
7 8 (6.78%) CCSE
7 8 (6.78%) CCDP
8 7 (5.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (5.93%) VCP5
9 5 (4.24%) MCP
10 3 (2.54%) MCSE
10 3 (2.54%) CCIP
10 3 (2.54%) CCSP
10 3 (2.54%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.85%) MCSA
11 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (23.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) GPG13
System Software
1 51 (43.22%) Active Directory
2 37 (31.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (15.25%) VMware ESX
4 7 (5.93%) Terminal Services
5 6 (5.08%) ISA Server
5 6 (5.08%) vSphere
6 4 (3.39%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (3.39%) UAG
7 3 (2.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (2.54%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.69%) Firmware
8 2 (1.69%) VMFS
8 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.69%) XenApp
8 2 (1.69%) XenServer
9 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 31 (26.27%) HP NNM
2 4 (3.39%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.85%) WSUS
4 1 (0.85%) SCCM
4 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (77.12%) Cisco
2 49 (41.53%) VMware
3 45 (38.14%) HP
4 35 (29.66%) Juniper
4 35 (29.66%) F5
5 32 (27.12%) Microsoft
6 11 (9.32%) CheckPoint
7 8 (6.78%) Dell
7 8 (6.78%) Citrix
8 5 (4.24%) IBM
9 4 (3.39%) NetApp
10 3 (2.54%) Symantec
10 3 (2.54%) Websense
10 3 (2.54%) Lumesse
11 2 (1.69%) 3Com
11 2 (1.69%) Aruba
11 2 (1.69%) Mitel
11 2 (1.69%) BT
11 2 (1.69%) Brocade
11 2 (1.69%) SonicWALL
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