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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 71 60 85
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 56 55 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.16% 3.02% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.18% 21.57% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 41 54 29
Average salary £40,000 £30,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.23% +0.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £41,000
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
292 255 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.50% 14.00% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 242 232 258
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 52 (56.52%) Windows
2 36 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 31 (33.70%) HTML
4 29 (31.52%) LAN
4 29 (31.52%) Microsoft
4 29 (31.52%) Firewall
4 29 (31.52%) VMware
5 28 (30.43%) Cisco
6 27 (29.35%) Linux
7 25 (27.17%) SQL
7 25 (27.17%) WAN
8 24 (26.09%) Active Directory
9 23 (25.00%) UNIX
9 23 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 22 (23.91%) XML
10 22 (23.91%) DNS
11 21 (22.83%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (20.65%) Finance
12 19 (20.65%) Banking
12 19 (20.65%) High Availability
13 17 (18.48%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (18.48%) MS Excel
13 17 (18.48%) .NET
13 17 (18.48%) C#
13 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
14 16 (17.39%) Oracle
14 16 (17.39%) CSS
14 16 (17.39%) CCNP
14 16 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (17.39%) jQuery

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (15.22%) WebSphere Application Server
1 14 (15.22%) JBoss
1 14 (15.22%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.87%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.52%) NServiceBus
4 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.09%) IIS
7 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (18.48%) MS Excel
2 13 (14.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Magento
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Trello
2 2 (2.17%) Office 365
3 1 (1.09%) PaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (31.52%) LAN
1 29 (31.52%) Firewall
2 25 (27.17%) WAN
3 22 (23.91%) DNS
4 17 (18.48%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (16.30%) OSPF
5 15 (16.30%) BGP
5 15 (16.30%) VPN
6 14 (15.22%) SSL
6 14 (15.22%) MPLS
7 13 (14.13%) HSRP
7 13 (14.13%) SAN
8 12 (13.04%) VLAN
8 12 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (11.96%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (11.96%) DHCP
9 11 (11.96%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (9.78%) HTTP
10 9 (9.78%) Wireless
11 8 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.22%) DB2
2 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 13 (14.13%) RDBMS
4 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (8.70%) RavenDB
5 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.35%) MySQL
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.17%) NUnit
4 1 (1.09%) Selenium
General
1 23 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 19 (20.65%) Finance
2 19 (20.65%) Banking
3 13 (14.13%) Retail
3 13 (14.13%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.17%) German Language
5 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.09%) Local Government
5 1 (1.09%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (21.74%) Analyst
1 20 (21.74%) Consultant
2 17 (18.48%) Developer
3 9 (9.78%) Technical Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 7 (7.61%) Architect
5 7 (7.61%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.52%) Network Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Security Officer
6 6 (6.52%) Information Security Officer
6 6 (6.52%) Applications Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Network Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Network Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.70%) HTML
2 22 (23.91%) XML
3 17 (18.48%) .NET
4 16 (17.39%) CSS
4 16 (17.39%) jQuery
5 13 (14.13%) Java EE
6 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
7 8 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
7 8 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (8.70%) Entity Framework
7 8 (8.70%) LINQ
7 8 (8.70%) JSON
7 8 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 8 (8.70%) HTML5
7 8 (8.70%) EDI
7 8 (8.70%) DOM
8 6 (6.52%) MSMQ
9 1 (1.09%) J2EE
9 1 (1.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.52%) User Experience
3 3 (3.26%) Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.09%) iPhone
5 1 (1.09%) iPad
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.09%) Replication
5 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (56.52%) Windows
2 27 (29.35%) Linux
3 23 (25.00%) UNIX
4 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.35%) Solaris
8 3 (3.26%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.09%) AIX
10 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) High Availability
2 14 (15.22%) SOA
3 13 (14.13%) Time Management
3 13 (14.13%) E-Commerce
4 10 (10.87%) ITIL
5 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
6 8 (8.70%) MVC
6 8 (8.70%) Logistics
7 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.52%) Information Security
8 6 (6.52%) Network Architecture
8 6 (6.52%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.52%) Kanban
9 4 (4.35%) Network Design
10 3 (3.26%) Service Management
10 3 (3.26%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (2.17%) Network Management
11 2 (2.17%) TDD
11 2 (2.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.17%) SQL
2 17 (18.48%) C#
2 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
3 15 (16.30%) Java
4 8 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 8 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.43%) C
6 3 (3.26%) PHP
7 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.17%) VBScript
7 2 (2.17%) Python
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) C++
8 1 (1.09%) Haskell
8 1 (1.09%) Erlang
8 1 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (22.83%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (17.39%) CCNP
3 12 (13.04%) CCNA
4 6 (6.52%) CCDP
5 5 (5.43%) CCSA
5 5 (5.43%) CCSE
6 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.35%) Degree
6 4 (4.35%) CCIE
6 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.26%) MCSE
7 3 (3.26%) CISSP
7 3 (3.26%) CISA
7 3 (3.26%) CISM
7 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.17%) MCITP
8 2 (2.17%) MCTS
8 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.09%) MCSA
9 1 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) SLA
2 7 (7.61%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.43%) vSphere
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (3.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.17%) Snort
6 2 (2.17%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.09%) NFS
7 1 (1.09%) Xen
7 1 (1.09%) XenServer
7 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.09%) MOM
1 1 (1.09%) SCCM
1 1 (1.09%) SCOM
1 1 (1.09%) WSUS
1 1 (1.09%) Ionix
1 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (31.52%) Microsoft
1 29 (31.52%) VMware
2 28 (30.43%) Cisco
3 16 (17.39%) Oracle
4 11 (11.96%) Citrix
5 10 (10.87%) CheckPoint
6 8 (8.70%) Altova
6 8 (8.70%) DevExpress
6 8 (8.70%) Dell
7 6 (6.52%) HP
8 5 (5.43%) Juniper
9 4 (4.35%) Tripwire
9 4 (4.35%) IBM
9 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.26%) NetApp
10 3 (3.26%) EMC
10 3 (3.26%) Tufin
10 3 (3.26%) LogRhythm
11 2 (2.17%) Veeam
11 2 (2.17%) Sourcefire
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