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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 82 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 60 48 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.67% 2.35% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.19% 13.45% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 49 40 36
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,750 £64,750
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
395 357 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.61% 17.49% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 335 323 307
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £31,000
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 28 November 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (69.64%) Windows
2 54 (48.21%) Firewall
3 48 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 36 (32.14%) SQL Server
5 34 (30.36%) VMware
6 33 (29.46%) Linux
7 31 (27.68%) ITIL
7 31 (27.68%) Degree
8 27 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (22.32%) Cisco
9 25 (22.32%) Active Directory
10 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (20.54%) MS Office
10 23 (20.54%) LAN
10 23 (20.54%) WAN
11 22 (19.64%) DNS
11 22 (19.64%) SC Cleared
11 22 (19.64%) Security Cleared
12 21 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (18.75%) Windows XP
13 20 (17.86%) SSL
13 20 (17.86%) HTTP
13 20 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (16.96%) CCNP
14 19 (16.96%) LDAP
14 19 (16.96%) Java
15 17 (15.18%) Python
15 17 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (15.18%) JIRA
15 17 (15.18%) Scrum

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 12 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.89%) CMS
2 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.89%) IIS
2 1 (0.89%) Apache
2 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (20.54%) MS Office
2 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 54 (48.21%) Firewall
2 23 (20.54%) LAN
2 23 (20.54%) WAN
3 22 (19.64%) DNS
4 20 (17.86%) SSL
4 20 (17.86%) HTTP
5 19 (16.96%) LDAP
6 16 (14.29%) VoIP
7 15 (13.39%) Network Security
8 14 (12.50%) IPsec
8 14 (12.50%) OSPF
8 14 (12.50%) BGP
8 14 (12.50%) EIGRP
9 13 (11.61%) MPLS
9 13 (11.61%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (11.61%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (9.82%) VPLS
10 11 (9.82%) SAN
11 10 (8.93%) VPN
12 8 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.79%) DB2
3 2 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (15.18%) JIRA
1 17 (15.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (0.89%) Ant
3 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (13.39%) Front Office
2 13 (11.61%) Finance
3 11 (9.82%) Legal
4 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.79%) Games
5 2 (1.79%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.89%) Local Government
6 1 (0.89%) Advertising
6 1 (0.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (30.36%) Analyst
2 22 (19.64%) Consultant
3 16 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 16 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 12 (10.71%) Network Analyst
5 11 (9.82%) Security Analyst
5 11 (9.82%) Developer
5 11 (9.82%) Network Security Analyst
6 10 (8.93%) Security Engineer
6 10 (8.93%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (8.93%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) Technical Support
7 9 (8.04%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (8.04%) Senior Technical Support
8 8 (7.14%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 8 (7.14%) Tester
8 8 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) HTML
2 2 (1.79%) CSS
2 2 (1.79%) XML
2 2 (1.79%) JSON
3 1 (0.89%) LINQ
3 1 (0.89%) jQuery
3 1 (0.89%) HTML5
3 1 (0.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.89%) DOM
3 1 (0.89%) EDI
3 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.89%) SOAP
3 1 (0.89%) .NET
3 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Open Source
2 11 (9.82%) Clustering
3 9 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.46%) Life Science
6 2 (1.79%) User Experience
7 1 (0.89%) CMDB
7 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.89%) NHS
7 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 78 (69.64%) Windows
2 33 (29.46%) Linux
3 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 11 (9.82%) Windows 8
6 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.36%) Windows 2000
8 4 (3.57%) Solaris
9 3 (2.68%) UNIX
10 2 (1.79%) AIX
10 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.68%) ITIL
2 27 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.18%) Scrum
3 17 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (15.18%) Waterfall
3 17 (15.18%) DevOps
4 15 (13.39%) ETRM
5 11 (9.82%) Network Management
6 8 (7.14%) High Availability
7 7 (6.25%) Agile Testing
7 7 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 7 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 7 (6.25%) OOP
7 7 (6.25%) OO
7 7 (6.25%) Project Management
7 7 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.25%) Low Latency
8 6 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.57%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.96%) Java
2 17 (15.18%) Python
3 15 (13.39%) VBScript
4 11 (9.82%) SQL
5 10 (8.93%) C#
6 9 (8.04%) C++
7 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.68%) PHP
9 2 (1.79%) C
9 2 (1.79%) Perl
9 2 (1.79%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (27.68%) Degree
2 22 (19.64%) SC Cleared
2 22 (19.64%) Security Cleared
3 20 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (16.96%) CCNP
5 11 (9.82%) CCSA
5 11 (9.82%) CCSE
6 9 (8.04%) CCNA
7 5 (4.46%) CCIP
7 5 (4.46%) CCIE
8 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.68%) MCSE
10 2 (1.79%) MCSA
10 2 (1.79%) MCP
10 2 (1.79%) CISSP
10 2 (1.79%) CISA
10 2 (1.79%) CISM
10 2 (1.79%) MCITP
11 1 (0.89%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.50%) SLA
2 4 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.79%) GPG13
3 2 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (22.32%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.79%) Snort
3 2 (1.79%) Squid
4 1 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.89%) XenServer
4 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.89%) vSphere
4 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (15.18%) Puppet
1 17 (15.18%) Vagrant
1 17 (15.18%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.25%) WSUS
3 1 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 48 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 34 (30.36%) VMware
3 25 (22.32%) Cisco
4 16 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 9 (8.04%) NetApp
6 8 (7.14%) Reuters
6 8 (7.14%) Bloomberg
6 8 (7.14%) Citrix
7 6 (5.36%) Altiris
8 4 (3.57%) Juniper
9 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.68%) EMC
9 3 (2.68%) Mitel
10 2 (1.79%) LogRhythm
10 2 (1.79%) Tufin
10 2 (1.79%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.79%) Tripwire
10 2 (1.79%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle
10 2 (1.79%) Business Objects
Birmingham
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training + Benefits + Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago