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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 39 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 64 51 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.86% 5.46% 7.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.07% 27.72% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 49 68
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £32,450 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
228 184 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.86% 19.70% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 209 181 227
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 October 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 October 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 -16 13 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Dunstable - 11 £50,000 -
Bedford -15 7 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Shefford - 5 £30,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £27,500 -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 74 (69.16%) Firewall
2 72 (67.29%) Cisco
3 59 (55.14%) Windows
4 58 (54.21%) VMware
5 54 (50.47%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (43.93%) Active Directory
7 39 (36.45%) SAN
8 38 (35.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 36 (33.64%) Service Delivery
10 35 (32.71%) MPLS
10 35 (32.71%) HP
10 35 (32.71%) CCNP
10 35 (32.71%) VPN
10 35 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 34 (31.78%) F5
11 34 (31.78%) ITIL
12 31 (28.97%) DNS
12 31 (28.97%) Disaster Recovery
12 31 (28.97%) Wireless
13 30 (28.04%) SSL
13 30 (28.04%) MS Office
14 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
15 28 (26.17%) CCNA
15 28 (26.17%) Microsoft Certification
15 28 (26.17%) OSPF
15 28 (26.17%) BGP
16 26 (24.30%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (24.30%) SQL Server
16 26 (24.30%) Network Management
17 25 (23.36%) Degree

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 22 (20.56%) IIS
2 18 (16.82%) MS Exchange
3 13 (12.15%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (6.54%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.87%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.87%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (28.04%) MS Office
2 20 (18.69%) MS Visio
3 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) SaaS
2 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 74 (69.16%) Firewall
2 39 (36.45%) SAN
3 35 (32.71%) MPLS
3 35 (32.71%) VPN
4 31 (28.97%) DNS
4 31 (28.97%) Wireless
5 30 (28.04%) SSL
6 28 (26.17%) OSPF
6 28 (26.17%) BGP
7 25 (23.36%) EIGRP
8 23 (21.50%) RIP
8 23 (21.50%) DWDM
8 23 (21.50%) HSRP
9 21 (19.63%) WAN
10 20 (18.69%) DHCP
11 18 (16.82%) LAN
11 18 (16.82%) Network Security
12 17 (15.89%) Internet
13 10 (9.35%) BIG-IP
13 10 (9.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.87%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.87%) Subversion
1 2 (1.87%) JIRA
1 2 (1.87%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (16.82%) Finance
2 16 (14.95%) Banking
3 7 (6.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (36.45%) Network Engineer
2 19 (17.76%) Support Engineer
3 16 (14.95%) Network Support
3 16 (14.95%) Network Specialist
4 15 (14.02%) Network Support Engineer
5 13 (12.15%) Analyst
6 10 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (8.41%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Account Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Technical Account Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Technical Manager
9 5 (4.67%) Wireless Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Network Operations Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Consultant
10 4 (3.74%) Help Desk Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Lead Network Engineer
11 3 (2.80%) Storage Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Statistics
2 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.54%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.54%) Replication
3 2 (1.87%) SecurID
3 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.93%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 59 (55.14%) Windows
2 38 (35.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (24.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (17.76%) Windows 7
5 17 (15.89%) Linux
6 10 (9.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (6.54%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.67%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) Service Delivery
2 34 (31.78%) ITIL
3 31 (28.97%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (24.30%) Network Management
5 24 (22.43%) PRINCE2
6 20 (18.69%) Project Management
7 17 (15.89%) Change Management
8 16 (14.95%) PRINCE
8 16 (14.95%) Process Improvement
9 14 (13.08%) Incident Management
10 13 (12.15%) Mentoring
11 8 (7.48%) Load Balancing
11 8 (7.48%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (7.48%) Network Design
12 7 (6.54%) Performance Management
13 5 (4.67%) Network Architecture
14 4 (3.74%) Migration
14 4 (3.74%) Kalman Filter
15 3 (2.80%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (2.80%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.50%) SQL
2 2 (1.87%) MATLAB
2 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.87%) C
2 2 (1.87%) C++
2 2 (1.87%) Java
Qualifications
1 54 (50.47%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (32.71%) CCNP
3 28 (26.17%) CCNA
3 28 (26.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (23.36%) Degree
5 14 (13.08%) MCSE
6 11 (10.28%) MCITP
7 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (7.48%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (5.61%) MCP
9 5 (4.67%) CCSP
9 5 (4.67%) CCIP
9 5 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (4.67%) VCP5
10 3 (2.80%) CCDP
10 3 (2.80%) CCSA
10 3 (2.80%) CCSE
11 2 (1.87%) MCSA
11 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.63%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) GPG13
System Software
1 47 (43.93%) Active Directory
2 35 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.95%) VMware ESX
4 10 (9.35%) Terminal Services
5 9 (8.41%) ISA Server
6 7 (6.54%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (6.54%) UAG
7 4 (3.74%) XenApp
7 4 (3.74%) XenServer
7 4 (3.74%) vSphere
7 4 (3.74%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (2.80%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.80%) Firmware
9 2 (1.87%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.87%) VMFS
9 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.93%) Squid
10 1 (0.93%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 23 (21.50%) HP NNM
2 4 (3.74%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.93%) WSUS
4 1 (0.93%) SCCM
4 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 72 (67.29%) Cisco
2 58 (54.21%) VMware
3 35 (32.71%) HP
4 34 (31.78%) F5
5 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
6 25 (23.36%) Juniper
7 16 (14.95%) CheckPoint
8 12 (11.21%) Oracle
8 12 (11.21%) Citrix
9 6 (5.61%) Dell
10 4 (3.74%) Symantec
11 3 (2.80%) Websense
11 3 (2.80%) NetApp
11 3 (2.80%) Avaya
12 2 (1.87%) IBM
12 2 (1.87%) Veritas
12 2 (1.87%) Lotus
12 2 (1.87%) ESRI
12 2 (1.87%) BT
12 2 (1.87%) 3Com
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