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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 48 73 39
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -34
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 35 21 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.72% 2.13% 5.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.36% 11.67% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 63
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,742 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
138 180 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.68% 18.22% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 121 162 251
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 +6 7 £50,000 +45.98%
Dunstable - 6 £48,750 -
Luton +9 3 £45,000 +2.27%
Biggleswade - 1 - -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 79 (78.22%) Cisco
2 67 (66.34%) Firewall
3 65 (64.36%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (42.57%) CCNP
5 42 (41.58%) Active Directory
5 42 (41.58%) SAN
6 41 (40.59%) VMware
7 40 (39.60%) Windows
8 38 (37.62%) OSPF
8 38 (37.62%) BGP
9 34 (33.66%) Disaster Recovery
10 32 (31.68%) HP
10 32 (31.68%) VPN
11 30 (29.70%) SSL
11 30 (29.70%) CCNA
11 30 (29.70%) MS Visio
11 30 (29.70%) F5
12 29 (28.71%) Network Management
12 29 (28.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (28.71%) Juniper
12 29 (28.71%) EIGRP
13 28 (27.72%) Wireless
13 28 (27.72%) Service Delivery
13 28 (27.72%) RIP
13 28 (27.72%) HSRP
14 27 (26.73%) ITIL
15 26 (25.74%) MS Office
15 26 (25.74%) Microsoft
16 25 (24.75%) MPLS
16 25 (24.75%) Finance

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (5.94%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.95%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (2.97%) IIS
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 30 (29.70%) MS Visio
2 26 (25.74%) MS Office
3 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.99%) Simulink
4 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) SaaS
2 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 67 (66.34%) Firewall
2 42 (41.58%) SAN
3 38 (37.62%) OSPF
3 38 (37.62%) BGP
4 32 (31.68%) VPN
5 30 (29.70%) SSL
6 29 (28.71%) EIGRP
7 28 (27.72%) Wireless
7 28 (27.72%) RIP
7 28 (27.72%) HSRP
8 25 (24.75%) MPLS
9 24 (23.76%) DWDM
10 22 (21.78%) Network Security
11 20 (19.80%) DNS
12 16 (15.84%) DHCP
12 16 (15.84%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (12.87%) WAN
14 12 (11.88%) LAN
15 11 (10.89%) Internet
16 7 (6.93%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 25 (24.75%) Finance
2 20 (19.80%) Banking
3 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (37.62%) Network Engineer
2 19 (18.81%) Network Specialist
3 17 (16.83%) Analyst
4 16 (15.84%) Support Engineer
5 14 (13.86%) Network Support
6 13 (12.87%) Network Support Engineer
7 10 (9.90%) Network Consultant
7 10 (9.90%) Consultant
8 9 (8.91%) Security Consultant
8 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) Network Security Consultant
9 8 (7.92%) Support Analyst
10 7 (6.93%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) Storage Analyst
11 6 (5.94%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 4 (3.96%) Storage Engineer
13 4 (3.96%) Network Security Specialist
13 4 (3.96%) 3rd Line Technical Support
13 4 (3.96%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.99%) Replication
3 1 (0.99%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.60%) Windows
2 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (10.89%) Windows 7
4 8 (7.92%) Linux
5 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.66%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (28.71%) Network Management
3 28 (27.72%) Service Delivery
4 27 (26.73%) ITIL
5 20 (19.80%) PRINCE
5 20 (19.80%) PRINCE2
5 20 (19.80%) Change Management
5 20 (19.80%) Process Improvement
6 14 (13.86%) Project Management
7 10 (9.90%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.92%) Load Balancing
9 4 (3.96%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.96%) Network Design
9 4 (3.96%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (3.96%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (2.97%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.97%) Performance Management
11 2 (1.98%) Logistics
11 2 (1.98%) High Availability
11 2 (1.98%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.94%) SQL
2 1 (0.99%) C++
2 1 (0.99%) Java
2 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 65 (64.36%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (42.57%) CCNP
3 30 (29.70%) CCNA
4 23 (22.77%) Degree
5 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (9.90%) CCDP
7 9 (8.91%) CCSA
7 9 (8.91%) CCSE
7 9 (8.91%) MCITP
8 5 (4.95%) VCP5
8 5 (4.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.97%) MCP
10 2 (1.98%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.99%) MCSE
11 1 (0.99%) CCSP
11 1 (0.99%) CCIP
11 1 (0.99%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.99%) GPG13
2 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (41.58%) Active Directory
2 29 (28.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.88%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.97%) ISA Server
4 3 (2.97%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.97%) vSphere
4 3 (2.97%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.98%) XenApp
5 2 (1.98%) XenServer
5 2 (1.98%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.98%) UAG
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.99%) Squid
Systems Management
1 24 (23.76%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.98%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.99%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 79 (78.22%) Cisco
2 41 (40.59%) VMware
3 32 (31.68%) HP
4 30 (29.70%) F5
5 29 (28.71%) Juniper
6 26 (25.74%) Microsoft
7 11 (10.89%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.94%) IBM
8 6 (5.94%) Citrix
9 4 (3.96%) Dell
10 3 (2.97%) Lumesse
11 2 (1.98%) Websense
11 2 (1.98%) Mitel
11 2 (1.98%) Symantec
11 2 (1.98%) NetApp
12 1 (0.99%) Veritas
12 1 (0.99%) Lotus
12 1 (0.99%) Avaya
12 1 (0.99%) 3Com
12 1 (0.99%) Altiris
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