The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 57 70 97
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +27
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 81 50 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.97% 2.62% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.66% 17.36% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 73 48 25
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
TCP/IP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
412 288 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.21% 15.08% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 367 245 278
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Birmingham region.

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Birmingham

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 62 (51.24%) Windows
2 51 (42.15%) Firewall
3 43 (35.54%) SQL Server
4 41 (33.88%) DNS
5 39 (32.23%) Active Directory
6 38 (31.40%) Cisco
6 38 (31.40%) Finance
6 38 (31.40%) VMware
7 35 (28.93%) Cisco Certification
8 33 (27.27%) Linux
8 33 (27.27%) LAN
9 30 (24.79%) WAN
9 30 (24.79%) UNIX
9 30 (24.79%) MS Excel
9 30 (24.79%) SQL
10 27 (22.31%) HTML
11 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
11 26 (21.49%) CCNA
12 25 (20.66%) OSPF
12 25 (20.66%) BGP
12 25 (20.66%) MS Exchange
12 25 (20.66%) Telecoms
13 24 (19.83%) VPN
13 24 (19.83%) CCNP
14 22 (18.18%) DHCP
14 22 (18.18%) Banking
15 21 (17.36%) High Availability
16 20 (16.53%) XML
17 19 (15.70%) ITIL
17 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2008

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 25 (20.66%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 16 (13.22%) JBoss
2 16 (13.22%) WebSphere
3 13 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.13%) NServiceBus
7 5 (4.13%) IIS
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 30 (24.79%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) Office 365
1 5 (4.13%) Trello
2 1 (0.83%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (42.15%) Firewall
2 41 (33.88%) DNS
3 33 (27.27%) LAN
4 30 (24.79%) WAN
5 25 (20.66%) OSPF
5 25 (20.66%) BGP
6 24 (19.83%) VPN
7 22 (18.18%) DHCP
8 18 (14.88%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (14.05%) SAN
10 16 (13.22%) SSL
11 14 (11.57%) MPLS
12 13 (10.74%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (10.74%) VoIP
12 13 (10.74%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (10.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (10.74%) HSRP
13 12 (9.92%) VLAN
14 10 (8.26%) Internet
15 9 (7.44%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (35.54%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.22%) DB2
2 16 (13.22%) Relational Database
3 15 (12.40%) RDBMS
4 7 (5.79%) RavenDB
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.13%) MySQL
6 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.48%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.65%) NUnit
General
1 38 (31.40%) Finance
2 25 (20.66%) Telecoms
3 22 (18.18%) Banking
4 15 (12.40%) Retail
4 15 (12.40%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.96%) Marketing
6 3 (2.48%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.65%) Local Government
7 2 (1.65%) German Language
8 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Automotive
8 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (19.01%) Consultant
2 16 (13.22%) Analyst
3 13 (10.74%) Developer
3 13 (10.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (8.26%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (7.44%) Network Engineer
6 8 (6.61%) Information Security Officer
6 8 (6.61%) Security Officer
7 7 (5.79%) Implementation Consultant
7 7 (5.79%) Architect
7 7 (5.79%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.96%) Administrator
8 6 (4.96%) Network Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.13%) Technical Manager
9 5 (4.13%) Network Architect
9 5 (4.13%) Network Consultant
9 5 (4.13%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (4.13%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.31%) HTML
2 20 (16.53%) XML
3 15 (12.40%) Java EE
4 13 (10.74%) .NET
5 11 (9.09%) CSS
6 10 (8.26%) jQuery
7 8 (6.61%) MSMQ
8 7 (5.79%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (5.79%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.31%) JSON
11 3 (2.48%) LINQ
11 3 (2.48%) HTML5
11 3 (2.48%) Entity Framework
11 3 (2.48%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.48%) DOM
11 3 (2.48%) EDI
12 1 (0.83%) Middleware
12 1 (0.83%) WinForms
12 1 (0.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.40%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (10.74%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.61%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.13%) User Experience
5 3 (2.48%) Clustering
6 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.65%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.83%) iPad
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.83%) iPhone
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) CCTV
7 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (51.24%) Windows
2 33 (27.27%) Linux
3 30 (24.79%) UNIX
4 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (11.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (7.44%) Solaris
8 7 (5.79%) Windows 7
9 6 (4.96%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.48%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.65%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.65%) AIX
11 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.36%) High Availability
2 19 (15.70%) ITIL
3 16 (13.22%) SOA
4 15 (12.40%) Time Management
5 10 (8.26%) E-Commerce
5 10 (8.26%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.61%) Information Security
6 8 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.79%) MVC
7 7 (5.79%) Change Control
8 6 (4.96%) Server Building
8 6 (4.96%) Workflow
8 6 (4.96%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.96%) Load Balancing
8 6 (4.96%) Project Management
9 5 (4.13%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.13%) Kanban
9 5 (4.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (4.13%) Network Architecture
10 4 (3.31%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.79%) SQL
2 17 (14.05%) Java
3 13 (10.74%) C#
4 11 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.96%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.13%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.13%) C
7 3 (2.48%) PHP
7 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.65%) VC++
8 2 (1.65%) Python
8 2 (1.65%) VBScript
8 2 (1.65%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) Perl
9 1 (0.83%) VB
9 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.83%) Haskell
9 1 (0.83%) Erlang
9 1 (0.83%) VBA
9 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (28.93%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (21.49%) CCNA
3 24 (19.83%) CCNP
4 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (9.09%) MCSE
5 11 (9.09%) Degree
6 7 (5.79%) MCSA
7 6 (4.96%) CCDP
8 5 (4.13%) CCSA
8 5 (4.13%) CCSE
8 5 (4.13%) CCIE
8 5 (4.13%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.31%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.48%) MCP
10 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (2.48%) CISA
10 3 (2.48%) CISM
10 3 (2.48%) CISSP
11 2 (1.65%) PMP
11 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) PCI DSS
2 8 (6.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.96%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (32.23%) Active Directory
2 18 (14.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.13%) vSphere
4 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.48%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.65%) Snort
6 2 (1.65%) MetaFrame
6 2 (1.65%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.65%) XenApp
6 2 (1.65%) XenServer
7 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.83%) Xen
7 1 (0.83%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) SCOM
2 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.83%) Nessus
3 1 (0.83%) WSUS
3 1 (0.83%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.83%) MOM
3 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.83%) Ionix
3 1 (0.83%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 38 (31.40%) Cisco
1 38 (31.40%) VMware
2 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
3 18 (14.88%) Oracle
4 16 (13.22%) Citrix
5 13 (10.74%) CheckPoint
6 10 (8.26%) HP
6 10 (8.26%) Dell
7 7 (5.79%) Veeam
8 6 (4.96%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.96%) Juniper
9 5 (4.13%) IBM
10 4 (3.31%) Red Gate
10 4 (3.31%) Tripwire
10 4 (3.31%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (2.48%) LogRhythm
11 3 (2.48%) Altova
11 3 (2.48%) DevExpress
11 3 (2.48%) Tufin
11 3 (2.48%) EMC
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