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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 45 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 59 48 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.06% 4.69% 7.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.23% 18.18% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 52 46 71
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
254 264 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.77% 25.78% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 229 245 238
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -7 15 £57,250 +20.52%
Bedford -11 10 £40,000 -5.32%
Dunstable +3 8 £57,250 +27.22%
Shefford - 5 £30,000 - 1
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £27,500 -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (71.15%) Firewall
2 68 (65.38%) Windows
3 63 (60.58%) Cisco
4 62 (59.62%) VMware
5 47 (45.19%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (44.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (43.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 42 (40.38%) DNS
9 41 (39.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 39 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 39 (37.50%) Active Directory
10 39 (37.50%) VPN
11 37 (35.58%) CCNP
12 36 (34.62%) SQL Server
12 36 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
13 34 (32.69%) SQL
13 34 (32.69%) HP
14 33 (31.73%) SSL
14 33 (31.73%) MPLS
15 32 (30.77%) IIS
15 32 (30.77%) ITIL
16 31 (29.81%) Service Delivery
17 29 (27.88%) MCSE
17 29 (27.88%) F5
18 28 (26.92%) SAN
19 26 (25.00%) Wireless
19 26 (25.00%) Network Security
20 25 (24.04%) Disaster Recovery
20 25 (24.04%) MS Exchange
20 25 (24.04%) CCNA

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 32 (30.77%) IIS
2 25 (24.04%) MS Exchange
3 20 (19.23%) SharePoint Server
4 16 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (13.46%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.85%) Apache
8 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.96%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 23 (22.12%) MS Office
2 19 (18.27%) MS Excel
3 14 (13.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) SaaS
2 6 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 74 (71.15%) Firewall
2 42 (40.38%) DNS
3 39 (37.50%) VPN
4 33 (31.73%) SSL
4 33 (31.73%) MPLS
5 28 (26.92%) SAN
6 26 (25.00%) Wireless
6 26 (25.00%) Network Security
7 24 (23.08%) WAN
8 23 (22.12%) LAN
8 23 (22.12%) OSPF
8 23 (22.12%) BGP
9 21 (20.19%) Internet
10 20 (19.23%) EIGRP
11 19 (18.27%) DWDM
11 19 (18.27%) DHCP
11 19 (18.27%) RIP
11 19 (18.27%) HSRP
12 16 (15.38%) HTTP
13 14 (13.46%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.88%) MySQL
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.92%) Subversion
1 2 (1.92%) JIRA
1 2 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (19.23%) Finance
2 11 (10.58%) Banking
3 6 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (27.88%) Network Engineer
2 17 (16.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (12.50%) Network Specialist
4 12 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Network Support
5 10 (9.62%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Technical Account Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Technical Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Account Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) Consultant
7 5 (4.81%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (4.81%) Wireless Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Network Operations Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Lead Network Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (2.88%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Statistics
2 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.69%) Replication
3 7 (6.73%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.81%) PKI
5 3 (2.88%) Firmware
6 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.96%) Clustering
6 1 (0.96%) SecurID
6 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 68 (65.38%) Windows
2 46 (44.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (22.12%) Windows 7
5 21 (20.19%) Linux
6 14 (13.46%) Windows XP
7 12 (11.54%) Windows Vista
7 12 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.77%) ITIL
2 31 (29.81%) Service Delivery
3 25 (24.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (21.15%) Network Management
5 21 (20.19%) PRINCE2
6 17 (16.35%) Incident Management
7 16 (15.38%) Project Management
8 12 (11.54%) Change Management
8 12 (11.54%) Process Improvement
8 12 (11.54%) Mentoring
9 11 (10.58%) PRINCE
10 10 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (7.69%) Network Design
12 7 (6.73%) Load Balancing
12 7 (6.73%) Performance Management
13 5 (4.81%) Network Architecture
13 5 (4.81%) Server Monitoring
13 5 (4.81%) Kalman Filter
14 3 (2.88%) Migration
14 3 (2.88%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.69%) SQL
2 8 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.81%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.92%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.92%) C
4 2 (1.92%) C++
4 2 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 47 (45.19%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (39.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (35.58%) CCNP
4 29 (27.88%) MCSE
5 25 (24.04%) CCNA
6 21 (20.19%) Degree
7 15 (14.42%) MCITP
8 14 (13.46%) MCP
9 12 (11.54%) CCSP
9 12 (11.54%) CCIP
10 10 (9.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (6.73%) VCP5
12 7 (6.73%) MCSA
13 3 (2.88%) CCDP
13 3 (2.88%) CCSA
13 3 (2.88%) CCSE
14 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
14 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (43.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 16 (15.38%) Terminal Services
4 14 (13.46%) VMware ESX
5 10 (9.62%) ISA Server
6 9 (8.65%) Forefront TMG
6 9 (8.65%) UAG
7 7 (6.73%) Hyper-V
8 6 (5.77%) vSphere
9 5 (4.81%) XenApp
9 5 (4.81%) XenServer
9 5 (4.81%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (4.81%) NFS
10 4 (3.85%) VMware Server
11 3 (2.88%) VMFS
11 3 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.96%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 18 (17.31%) HP NNM
2 11 (10.58%) HP SIM
3 5 (4.81%) MOM
4 2 (1.92%) SCCM
5 1 (0.96%) SCOM
5 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.96%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (60.58%) Cisco
2 62 (59.62%) VMware
3 39 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 34 (32.69%) HP
5 29 (27.88%) F5
6 20 (19.23%) Juniper
7 16 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 16 (15.38%) Oracle
8 11 (10.58%) Citrix
9 10 (9.62%) Dell
10 5 (4.81%) IBM
10 5 (4.81%) CA
10 5 (4.81%) NetApp
11 2 (1.92%) Symantec
11 2 (1.92%) ESRI
11 2 (1.92%) Avaya
11 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.92%) Luciad
12 1 (0.96%) Brocade
12 1 (0.96%) SonicWALL
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