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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 85 75 79
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 45 47 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.18% 2.50% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.43% 13.47% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 26
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £22,150 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
335 349 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.22% 18.56% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 302 308 299
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,698
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 79 (71.17%) Windows
2 51 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 51 (45.95%) Firewall
3 35 (31.53%) SQL Server
4 34 (30.63%) VMware
4 34 (30.63%) Linux
5 32 (28.83%) ITIL
6 28 (25.23%) Degree
7 26 (23.42%) Active Directory
7 26 (23.42%) MS Office
8 25 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (22.52%) LAN
9 24 (21.62%) WAN
9 24 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (20.72%) Cisco
11 22 (19.82%) Windows XP
11 22 (19.82%) HTTP
11 22 (19.82%) SC Cleared
11 22 (19.82%) Security Cleared
12 21 (18.92%) DNS
12 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (17.12%) Java
13 19 (17.12%) SSL
13 19 (17.12%) LDAP
14 18 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (15.32%) CCNP
15 17 (15.32%) Puppet
15 17 (15.32%) Vagrant
15 17 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
15 17 (15.32%) Jenkins

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (9.91%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.90%) CMS
2 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.90%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.90%) IIS
2 1 (0.90%) Apache
2 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (23.42%) MS Office
2 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 51 (45.95%) Firewall
2 25 (22.52%) LAN
3 24 (21.62%) WAN
4 22 (19.82%) HTTP
5 21 (18.92%) DNS
6 19 (17.12%) SSL
6 19 (17.12%) LDAP
7 15 (13.51%) VoIP
8 13 (11.71%) Network Security
9 12 (10.81%) IPsec
9 12 (10.81%) OSPF
9 12 (10.81%) BGP
9 12 (10.81%) EIGRP
10 11 (9.91%) MPLS
10 11 (9.91%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (9.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (9.01%) SAN
11 10 (9.01%) VPN
12 9 (8.11%) VPLS
13 8 (7.21%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (31.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.80%) DB2
4 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.90%) MySQL
5 1 (0.90%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 17 (15.32%) JIRA
1 17 (15.32%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.70%) Selenium
2 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.90%) Ant
General
1 15 (13.51%) Front Office
2 12 (10.81%) Finance
3 8 (7.21%) Legal
4 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.80%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.90%) Local Government
6 1 (0.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.90%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (29.73%) Analyst
2 22 (19.82%) Consultant
3 16 (14.41%) Technical Consultant
4 14 (12.61%) Network Engineer
5 13 (11.71%) Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Network Analyst
6 10 (9.01%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (8.11%) Security Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) Technical Support
7 9 (8.11%) Senior Technical Support
7 9 (8.11%) Network Security Analyst
8 8 (7.21%) Security Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 8 (7.21%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (6.31%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.31%) Applications Support
9 7 (6.31%) Team Leader
9 7 (6.31%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) HTML
2 5 (4.50%) CSS
3 4 (3.60%) .NET
3 4 (3.60%) XML
3 4 (3.60%) jQuery
3 4 (3.60%) JSON
4 3 (2.70%) LINQ
4 3 (2.70%) HTML5
4 3 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (2.70%) DOM
4 3 (2.70%) EDI
4 3 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.90%) SOAP
5 1 (0.90%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.90%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.32%) Open Source
2 11 (9.91%) Clustering
3 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.50%) Life Science
6 3 (2.70%) User Experience
7 1 (0.90%) CMDB
7 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.90%) NHS
7 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (71.17%) Windows
2 34 (30.63%) Linux
3 24 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (19.82%) Windows XP
5 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (9.91%) Windows 8
7 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.41%) Windows 2000
8 4 (3.60%) Solaris
9 2 (1.80%) UNIX
9 2 (1.80%) AIX
9 2 (1.80%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.83%) ITIL
2 25 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.32%) Scrum
3 17 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (15.32%) Waterfall
3 17 (15.32%) DevOps
4 15 (13.51%) ETRM
5 9 (8.11%) Network Management
6 8 (7.21%) High Availability
7 7 (6.31%) Project Management
7 7 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.50%) Manual Testing
10 4 (3.60%) Agile Testing
10 4 (3.60%) OOP
10 4 (3.60%) OO
10 4 (3.60%) Automated Testing
10 4 (3.60%) Low Latency
11 3 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.12%) Java
2 17 (15.32%) Python
3 15 (13.51%) VBScript
4 10 (9.01%) C#
4 10 (9.01%) SQL
5 8 (7.21%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.41%) C++
7 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.70%) PHP
7 3 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.80%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.80%) C
8 2 (1.80%) Perl
9 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (25.23%) Degree
2 22 (19.82%) SC Cleared
2 22 (19.82%) Security Cleared
3 18 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (15.32%) CCNP
5 9 (8.11%) CCNA
5 9 (8.11%) CCSA
5 9 (8.11%) CCSE
6 5 (4.50%) CCIP
6 5 (4.50%) CCIE
7 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.70%) MCSE
9 2 (1.80%) MCSA
9 2 (1.80%) MCITP
10 1 (0.90%) CISA
10 1 (0.90%) CISM
10 1 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.90%) MCP
10 1 (0.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.51%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.80%) GPG13
3 2 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (23.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.80%) Snort
3 2 (1.80%) Squid
4 1 (0.90%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.90%) XenServer
4 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.90%) vSphere
4 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (15.32%) Puppet
1 17 (15.32%) Vagrant
1 17 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.31%) WSUS
3 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 51 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 34 (30.63%) VMware
3 23 (20.72%) Cisco
4 14 (12.61%) CheckPoint
5 9 (8.11%) NetApp
6 8 (7.21%) Reuters
6 8 (7.21%) Bloomberg
6 8 (7.21%) Citrix
7 6 (5.41%) Altiris
8 3 (2.70%) Mitel
8 3 (2.70%) DevExpress
8 3 (2.70%) Altova
8 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.70%) Juniper
9 2 (1.80%) Websense
9 2 (1.80%) EMC
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle
9 2 (1.80%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.80%) SAP
9 2 (1.80%) Sourcefire
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