The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 87 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +15
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 34 61 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.87% 3.83% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.17% 22.85% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 28
Average salary £30,500 £34,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.94% -14.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,575
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
TCP/IP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
240 267 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.22% 16.78% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 208 210 202
Average salary £33,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,780 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Bristol region.

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Bristol

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Bristol

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 55 (67.07%) Windows
2 44 (53.66%) DNS
3 38 (46.34%) Linux
4 37 (45.12%) DHCP
5 32 (39.02%) VMware
6 30 (36.59%) Microsoft
7 28 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (30.49%) Windows XP
9 23 (28.05%) LAN
9 23 (28.05%) WAN
10 22 (26.83%) MS Exchange
10 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (25.61%) VMware ESX
12 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
13 19 (23.17%) Security Cleared
14 18 (21.95%) VPN
14 18 (21.95%) vSphere
15 17 (20.73%) Windows Vista
16 16 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2003
16 16 (19.51%) Windows 7
16 16 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (19.51%) Windows 8
17 15 (18.29%) Cisco
18 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
18 13 (15.85%) Backup Exec
19 12 (14.63%) C++
20 11 (13.41%) Firewall
20 11 (13.41%) Identity Management
20 11 (13.41%) Windows 2000

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 22 (26.83%) MS Exchange
2 16 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2000
3 11 (13.41%) Lync
4 7 (8.54%) Apache
5 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.88%) nginx
7 4 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.44%) IIS
8 2 (2.44%) ColdFusion
9 1 (1.22%) GroupWise
9 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (53.66%) DNS
2 37 (45.12%) DHCP
3 23 (28.05%) LAN
3 23 (28.05%) WAN
4 18 (21.95%) VPN
5 11 (13.41%) Firewall
6 5 (6.10%) Wireless
6 5 (6.10%) SMTP
6 5 (6.10%) Internet
6 5 (6.10%) VoIP
7 4 (4.88%) Ethernet
7 4 (4.88%) SNMP
7 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.66%) SSL
8 3 (3.66%) SAN
8 3 (3.66%) FTP
8 3 (3.66%) HTTP
8 3 (3.66%) VLAN
8 3 (3.66%) MPLS
9 2 (2.44%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) MySQL
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Visual Studio
1 8 (9.76%) GCC
2 4 (4.88%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.44%) Publishing
3 1 (1.22%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (19.51%) Network Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.10%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Trainer
9 4 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) IT Trainer
9 4 (4.88%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.88%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) Web Services
2 5 (6.10%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) Software Packaging
3 4 (4.88%) COM
3 4 (4.88%) SOAP
4 3 (3.66%) MFC
4 3 (3.66%) Qt
5 2 (2.44%) REST
5 2 (2.44%) HTML
5 2 (2.44%) jQuery
5 2 (2.44%) XML
6 1 (1.22%) Middleware
6 1 (1.22%) Ajax
6 1 (1.22%) WCF
6 1 (1.22%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (8.54%) Digital Media
3 5 (6.10%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.88%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.66%) Clustering
5 3 (3.66%) CCTV
5 3 (3.66%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.44%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.22%) Replication
7 1 (1.22%) IVR
7 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.22%) ASIC
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.22%) iPhone
7 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 55 (67.07%) Windows
2 38 (46.34%) Linux
3 25 (30.49%) Windows XP
4 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (20.73%) Windows Vista
7 16 (19.51%) Windows 7
7 16 (19.51%) Windows 8
8 11 (13.41%) Windows 2000
9 6 (7.32%) CentOS
10 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (6.10%) Mac OS X
11 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (4.88%) UNIX
12 3 (3.66%) Windows CE
13 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
13 2 (2.44%) Solaris
13 2 (2.44%) Debian
14 1 (1.22%) Fedora
14 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.41%) Identity Management
1 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
2 9 (10.98%) Asset Management
3 8 (9.76%) UML
4 7 (8.54%) ITIL
5 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
5 5 (6.10%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.10%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.88%) Project Planning
6 4 (4.88%) Data Protection
6 4 (4.88%) Capacity Management
6 4 (4.88%) Service Management
6 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.88%) CRM
7 3 (3.66%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (3.66%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (3.66%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.66%) Computer Architecture
8 2 (2.44%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) C++
2 10 (12.20%) Java
3 6 (7.32%) PHP
4 5 (6.10%) C
5 3 (3.66%) SQL
5 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.44%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.44%) VB
6 2 (2.44%) C#
6 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.44%) Erlang
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) VBScript
7 1 (1.22%) Python
7 1 (1.22%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.98%) Degree
3 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.54%) MCSE
4 7 (8.54%) CCNA
5 4 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.88%) MCP
5 4 (4.88%) MCTS
5 4 (4.88%) MCITP
6 3 (3.66%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.66%) CCNP
7 1 (1.22%) CCIE
7 1 (1.22%) CCSP
7 1 (1.22%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.22%) CCDP
7 1 (1.22%) GIAC
7 1 (1.22%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) SLA
2 8 (9.76%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 28 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (25.61%) VMware ESX
3 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
4 18 (21.95%) vSphere
5 8 (9.76%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.66%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.22%) Snort
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (15.85%) Backup Exec
2 8 (9.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (9.76%) NetBackup
2 8 (9.76%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (9.76%) SCCM
3 3 (3.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.44%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.44%) Plesk
4 2 (2.44%) WSUS
5 1 (1.22%) YUM
5 1 (1.22%) Puppet
5 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 32 (39.02%) VMware
2 30 (36.59%) Microsoft
3 15 (18.29%) Cisco
4 8 (9.76%) Borland
4 8 (9.76%) Embarcadero
4 8 (9.76%) Symantec
4 8 (9.76%) McAfee
5 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.66%) Dell
7 2 (2.44%) Citrix
7 2 (2.44%) Apple
7 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.22%) Novell
8 1 (1.22%) Juniper
8 1 (1.22%) Genesys
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle
8 1 (1.22%) HP
8 1 (1.22%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.22%) Google
8 1 (1.22%) Fortinet
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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