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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 72 101 60
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -41
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 65 26 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.80% 1.23% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.55% 7.47% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 24 50
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,425 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
418 348 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.99% 16.42% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 331 320 264
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £55,000
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 1 October 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 78 (67.24%) Windows
2 56 (48.28%) Firewall
3 45 (38.79%) VMware
4 42 (36.21%) Microsoft
5 40 (34.48%) Cisco
6 37 (31.90%) SQL Server
7 34 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (28.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (27.59%) WAN
10 31 (26.72%) Degree
11 30 (25.86%) Linux
12 29 (25.00%) Active Directory
13 28 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 26 (22.41%) VPN
15 25 (21.55%) LAN
16 23 (19.83%) MS Exchange
16 23 (19.83%) DNS
16 23 (19.83%) HTTP
17 22 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
18 21 (18.10%) CCNP
18 21 (18.10%) Windows XP
18 21 (18.10%) SQL
18 21 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
19 20 (17.24%) Security Cleared
19 20 (17.24%) Java
20 19 (16.38%) LDAP
21 18 (15.52%) SSL
22 17 (14.66%) C++
22 17 (14.66%) ITIL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 23 (19.83%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (5.17%) IIS
4 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.31%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.45%) Apache
5 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (12.93%) MS Office
2 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Office 365
1 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (48.28%) Firewall
2 32 (27.59%) WAN
3 26 (22.41%) VPN
4 25 (21.55%) LAN
5 23 (19.83%) DNS
5 23 (19.83%) HTTP
6 19 (16.38%) LDAP
7 18 (15.52%) SSL
8 17 (14.66%) SAN
9 13 (11.21%) IPsec
9 13 (11.21%) VoIP
10 12 (10.34%) MPLS
10 12 (10.34%) Network Security
10 12 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (8.62%) OSPF
11 10 (8.62%) BGP
11 10 (8.62%) EIGRP
11 10 (8.62%) VPLS
11 10 (8.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (7.76%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.72%) DB2
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (14.66%) JIRA
1 17 (14.66%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (12.07%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Legal
3 10 (8.62%) Front Office
4 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.59%) Law
6 2 (1.72%) Back Office
6 2 (1.72%) Games
7 1 (0.86%) Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Retail
7 1 (0.86%) Local Government
7 1 (0.86%) Advertising
7 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (34.48%) Analyst
2 20 (17.24%) Network Engineer
3 19 (16.38%) Consultant
4 14 (12.07%) Tester
4 14 (12.07%) Test Analyst
4 14 (12.07%) Software Tester
5 13 (11.21%) Network Analyst
6 11 (9.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) Technical Consultant
7 10 (8.62%) Developer
7 10 (8.62%) Network Security Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Security Analyst
7 10 (8.62%) Security Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Network Security Analyst
7 10 (8.62%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (6.90%) Support Analyst
10 7 (6.03%) Senior Technical Support
10 7 (6.03%) Technical Support
10 7 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (0.86%) JSON
2 1 (0.86%) CSS
2 1 (0.86%) SOAP
2 1 (0.86%) Web Services
2 1 (0.86%) XML
2 1 (0.86%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) Open Source
2 8 (6.90%) Clustering
2 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.17%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.31%) Replication
4 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.59%) Life Science
6 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.86%) CMDB
7 1 (0.86%) NHS
7 1 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 78 (67.24%) Windows
2 33 (28.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (25.86%) Linux
4 28 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (18.10%) Windows XP
6 13 (11.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (10.34%) Windows 8
8 10 (8.62%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.17%) UNIX
10 4 (3.45%) Solaris
11 3 (2.59%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.72%) AIX
12 2 (1.72%) FreeBSD
12 2 (1.72%) Android
12 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.72%) SUSE
12 2 (1.72%) Debian
12 2 (1.72%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.66%) ITIL
2 17 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (14.66%) Scrum
2 17 (14.66%) Waterfall
2 17 (14.66%) DevOps
3 14 (12.07%) OOP
3 14 (12.07%) OO
3 14 (12.07%) Automated Testing
3 14 (12.07%) Manual Testing
3 14 (12.07%) Low Latency
3 14 (12.07%) Agile Testing
4 12 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (10.34%) Network Management
5 10 (8.62%) ETRM
6 8 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.31%) Information Security
8 4 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.59%) Data Management
9 3 (2.59%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.10%) SQL
2 20 (17.24%) Java
3 17 (14.66%) C++
4 16 (13.79%) C#
5 14 (12.07%) Python
6 10 (8.62%) VBScript
7 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.59%) PHP
7 3 (2.59%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.72%) Perl
8 2 (1.72%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.86%) C
9 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (26.72%) Degree
2 22 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (18.10%) CCNP
4 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
4 20 (17.24%) Security Cleared
5 12 (10.34%) CCNA
6 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (8.62%) CCSA
7 10 (8.62%) CCSE
8 8 (6.90%) MCP
9 7 (6.03%) CCIP
9 7 (6.03%) CCIE
10 5 (4.31%) MCSE
11 3 (2.59%) CISA
11 3 (2.59%) CISM
11 3 (2.59%) CISSP
11 3 (2.59%) NCDA
11 3 (2.59%) NCIE
12 2 (1.72%) RHCE
12 2 (1.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.45%) SLA
3 3 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.72%) GPG13
4 2 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.17%) Terminal Services
3 6 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.31%) XenDesktop
4 5 (4.31%) vSphere
5 4 (3.45%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.59%) XenServer
6 3 (2.59%) NFS
6 3 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.72%) XenApp
7 2 (1.72%) Squid
7 2 (1.72%) Snort
8 1 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (14.66%) Puppet
1 17 (14.66%) Vagrant
1 17 (14.66%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (5.17%) SCCM
2 6 (5.17%) WSUS
3 3 (2.59%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.72%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (38.79%) VMware
2 42 (36.21%) Microsoft
3 40 (34.48%) Cisco
4 13 (11.21%) CheckPoint
5 11 (9.48%) NetApp
6 10 (8.62%) Citrix
7 6 (5.17%) Reuters
7 6 (5.17%) Bloomberg
7 6 (5.17%) Juniper
7 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.17%) HP
7 6 (5.17%) EMC
7 6 (5.17%) Intel
8 4 (3.45%) Dell
9 3 (2.59%) Mitel
9 3 (2.59%) Altiris
9 3 (2.59%) Tripwire
9 3 (2.59%) Kaspersky
9 3 (2.59%) Tufin
9 3 (2.59%) LogRhythm
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