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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 69 74 110
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +36
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 56 59 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.87% 2.67% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.51% 15.09% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 22
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £30,000 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
386 391 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.78% 17.68% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 354 309 326
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (53.91%) Windows
2 52 (45.22%) Firewall
3 42 (36.52%) Finance
4 39 (33.91%) DNS
5 38 (33.04%) Cisco
6 36 (31.30%) MS Exchange
7 35 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (29.57%) Active Directory
8 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
9 32 (27.83%) MS Excel
10 31 (26.96%) VMware
11 30 (26.09%) LAN
12 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
13 27 (23.48%) Linux
14 26 (22.61%) WAN
14 26 (22.61%) CCNA
15 25 (21.74%) VPN
16 24 (20.87%) UNIX
16 24 (20.87%) BGP
16 24 (20.87%) OSPF
17 23 (20.00%) SQL
18 22 (19.13%) ITIL
18 22 (19.13%) CCNP
19 21 (18.26%) DHCP
20 20 (17.39%) Telecoms
21 19 (16.52%) Cisco ASA
22 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2008
22 18 (15.65%) Banking
22 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
23 17 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 36 (31.30%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (9.57%) JBoss
3 11 (9.57%) WebSphere
4 10 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (4.35%) IIS
8 2 (1.74%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.87%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (27.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (1.74%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 52 (45.22%) Firewall
2 39 (33.91%) DNS
3 30 (26.09%) LAN
4 26 (22.61%) WAN
5 25 (21.74%) VPN
6 24 (20.87%) OSPF
6 24 (20.87%) BGP
7 21 (18.26%) DHCP
8 19 (16.52%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (13.04%) VoIP
10 13 (11.30%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (11.30%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (11.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (10.43%) VLAN
12 11 (9.57%) MPLS
12 11 (9.57%) SSL
12 11 (9.57%) SAN
12 11 (9.57%) HSRP
13 10 (8.70%) Multicast
14 9 (7.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.57%) DB2
2 11 (9.57%) RDBMS
2 11 (9.57%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.61%) MySQL
5 3 (2.61%) RavenDB
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.87%) NUnit
General
1 42 (36.52%) Finance
2 20 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 18 (15.65%) Banking
4 11 (9.57%) Retail
4 11 (9.57%) Retail Banking
5 8 (6.96%) Marketing
6 3 (2.61%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.74%) Local Government
7 2 (1.74%) German Language
8 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.87%) Automotive
8 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (20.00%) Analyst
2 17 (14.78%) Consultant
3 14 (12.17%) Network Analyst
4 13 (11.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (9.57%) Help Desk Analyst
6 9 (7.83%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Architect
7 7 (6.09%) Network Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Implementation Consultant
7 7 (6.09%) Information Security Officer
7 7 (6.09%) Security Officer
8 6 (5.22%) Technical Manager
8 6 (5.22%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Technical Project Manager
8 6 (5.22%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (5.22%) Administrator
9 5 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Network Architect
10 4 (3.48%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.04%) HTML
2 12 (10.43%) XML
3 11 (9.57%) Java EE
4 5 (4.35%) MSMQ
4 5 (4.35%) .NET
5 4 (3.48%) CSS
6 3 (2.61%) jQuery
6 3 (2.61%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (2.61%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.87%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.87%) SOAP
7 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.87%) WinForms
7 1 (0.87%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.74%) User Experience
6 1 (0.87%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 62 (53.91%) Windows
2 27 (23.48%) Linux
3 24 (20.87%) UNIX
4 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.83%) Windows 8
6 9 (7.83%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (6.96%) Solaris
8 7 (6.09%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.35%) Windows Vista
9 5 (4.35%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.74%) AIX
11 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.13%) ITIL
2 17 (14.78%) High Availability
3 11 (9.57%) SOA
3 11 (9.57%) Time Management
4 8 (6.96%) Project Management
4 8 (6.96%) Service Delivery
4 8 (6.96%) Change Control
5 7 (6.09%) PRINCE2
5 7 (6.09%) Workflow
5 7 (6.09%) Information Security
6 6 (5.22%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.22%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (4.35%) Network Architecture
7 5 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.48%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (3.48%) Network Design
8 4 (3.48%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.61%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.00%) SQL
2 11 (9.57%) Java
3 6 (5.22%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.35%) C#
5 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.61%) C
7 2 (1.74%) VC++
7 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.87%) VBScript
8 1 (0.87%) VB
8 1 (0.87%) VBA
8 1 (0.87%) PHP
8 1 (0.87%) C++
8 1 (0.87%) Python
8 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (22.61%) CCNA
3 22 (19.13%) CCNP
4 17 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (12.17%) Degree
6 11 (9.57%) MCSE
7 7 (6.09%) MCSA
7 7 (6.09%) Security Cleared
8 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.22%) CCDP
9 5 (4.35%) CCIE
10 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (3.48%) CCSE
11 3 (2.61%) MCP
11 3 (2.61%) CCSA
12 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.74%) MCTS
12 2 (1.74%) MCITP
12 2 (1.74%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (29.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.30%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.61%) vSphere
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.74%) XenApp
4 2 (1.74%) XenServer
4 2 (1.74%) MetaFrame
4 2 (1.74%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.87%) Snort
5 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) SCOM
2 4 (3.48%) Nessus
3 3 (2.61%) Nmap
3 3 (2.61%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.74%) WSUS
4 2 (1.74%) SCCM
5 1 (0.87%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.87%) Ionix
5 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (33.04%) Cisco
2 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
3 31 (26.96%) VMware
4 15 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 13 (11.30%) Citrix
6 12 (10.43%) Oracle
7 7 (6.09%) HP
7 7 (6.09%) Veeam
8 5 (4.35%) Dell
8 5 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.48%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (3.48%) Red Gate
10 3 (2.61%) F5
10 3 (2.61%) FireEye
10 3 (2.61%) Remedy
10 3 (2.61%) IronPort
10 3 (2.61%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.61%) Infoblox
10 3 (2.61%) Tripwire
11 2 (1.74%) Juniper
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago