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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 40 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 65 47 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.61% 4.93% 7.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.00% 19.58% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 56 45 76
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 £28,750 £30,800 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
250 240 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.57% 25.18% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 221 227 249
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £54,000
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 22 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 22 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 -14 15 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Dunstable - 11 £50,000 -
Bedford -21 10 £38,000 +16.92% 2
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 22 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 78 (72.22%) Firewall
2 69 (63.89%) Cisco
3 65 (60.19%) Windows
4 63 (58.33%) VMware
5 50 (46.30%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (39.81%) Active Directory
6 43 (39.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (37.04%) HP
9 39 (36.11%) VPN
10 38 (35.19%) DNS
11 37 (34.26%) CCNP
11 37 (34.26%) MPLS
12 36 (33.33%) Service Delivery
12 36 (33.33%) ITIL
13 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 35 (32.41%) Microsoft
14 34 (31.48%) F5
15 33 (30.56%) SSL
16 32 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
17 31 (28.70%) SAN
17 31 (28.70%) Wireless
17 31 (28.70%) SQL
17 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
18 30 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
19 29 (26.85%) IIS
20 28 (25.93%) MS Office
20 28 (25.93%) OSPF
20 28 (25.93%) BGP
21 25 (23.15%) EIGRP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 29 (26.85%) IIS
2 21 (19.44%) MS Exchange
3 16 (14.81%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (9.26%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.70%) Apache
6 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 2 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (25.93%) MS Office
2 19 (17.59%) MS Visio
3 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) SaaS
2 6 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 78 (72.22%) Firewall
2 39 (36.11%) VPN
3 38 (35.19%) DNS
4 37 (34.26%) MPLS
5 33 (30.56%) SSL
6 31 (28.70%) SAN
6 31 (28.70%) Wireless
7 28 (25.93%) OSPF
7 28 (25.93%) BGP
8 25 (23.15%) EIGRP
8 25 (23.15%) WAN
9 23 (21.30%) DWDM
9 23 (21.30%) RIP
9 23 (21.30%) HSRP
10 22 (20.37%) LAN
11 21 (19.44%) Network Security
12 18 (16.67%) DHCP
12 18 (16.67%) Internet
13 13 (12.04%) HTTP
14 12 (11.11%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.78%) MySQL
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (1.85%) JIRA
1 2 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 24 (22.22%) Finance
2 15 (13.89%) Banking
3 7 (6.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 15 (13.89%) Network Specialist
3 14 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (12.96%) Support Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Network Support
4 13 (12.04%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Account Manager
6 6 (5.56%) Technical Account Manager
6 6 (5.56%) Technical Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (4.63%) Wireless Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Network Operations Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Consultant
7 5 (4.63%) Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Lead Network Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Statistics
2 8 (7.41%) Replication
2 8 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.63%) PKI
5 3 (2.78%) Firmware
6 2 (1.85%) SecurID
7 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.93%) Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (60.19%) Windows
2 42 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (20.37%) Linux
5 19 (17.59%) Windows 7
6 12 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (9.26%) Windows XP
8 8 (7.41%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 36 (33.33%) ITIL
2 30 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (23.15%) PRINCE2
3 25 (23.15%) Network Management
4 18 (16.67%) Project Management
5 16 (14.81%) Change Management
5 16 (14.81%) Incident Management
6 15 (13.89%) Process Improvement
6 15 (13.89%) PRINCE
7 12 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (7.41%) Load Balancing
9 8 (7.41%) Network Design
10 7 (6.48%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.63%) Network Architecture
11 5 (4.63%) Server Monitoring
11 5 (4.63%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (3.70%) Migration
13 3 (2.78%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.70%) SQL
2 8 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.63%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.85%) C
4 2 (1.85%) C++
4 2 (1.85%) Java
4 2 (1.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 50 (46.30%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (34.26%) CCNP
3 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (23.15%) CCNA
5 24 (22.22%) MCSE
6 23 (21.30%) Degree
7 14 (12.96%) MCITP
8 10 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (7.41%) MCP
9 8 (7.41%) CCSP
9 8 (7.41%) CCIP
9 8 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (6.48%) VCP5
11 5 (4.63%) MCSA
12 3 (2.78%) CCSA
12 3 (2.78%) CCSE
12 3 (2.78%) CCDP
13 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.44%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) GPG13
System Software
1 43 (39.81%) Active Directory
1 43 (39.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (13.89%) VMware ESX
3 13 (12.04%) Terminal Services
4 9 (8.33%) ISA Server
5 7 (6.48%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (6.48%) UAG
5 7 (6.48%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.56%) vSphere
7 5 (4.63%) VMware Server
7 5 (4.63%) XenApp
7 5 (4.63%) XenServer
7 5 (4.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (4.63%) NFS
8 3 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (2.78%) VMFS
8 3 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.93%) Squid
9 1 (0.93%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 22 (20.37%) HP NNM
2 11 (10.19%) HP SIM
3 5 (4.63%) MOM
4 2 (1.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) WSUS
5 1 (0.93%) SCCM
5 1 (0.93%) SCOM
5 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 69 (63.89%) Cisco
2 63 (58.33%) VMware
3 40 (37.04%) HP
4 35 (32.41%) Microsoft
5 34 (31.48%) F5
6 25 (23.15%) Juniper
7 18 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 16 (14.81%) Oracle
9 12 (11.11%) Citrix
10 11 (10.19%) Dell
11 5 (4.63%) CA
11 5 (4.63%) NetApp
11 5 (4.63%) IBM
12 3 (2.78%) Symantec
12 3 (2.78%) Websense
12 3 (2.78%) Avaya
13 2 (1.85%) Veritas
13 2 (1.85%) Lotus
13 2 (1.85%) ESRI
13 2 (1.85%) BT
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £20-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - 10% bonus scheme + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £25-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Shefford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago