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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 80 53 78
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +25
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 35 64 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.93% 4.02% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.94% 24.33% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 52 27
Average salary £31,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,450
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.13%
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
251 263 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.87% 16.53% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 215 212 205
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,060 £55,000 £55,000
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 22 August 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Bristol

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 59 (68.60%) Windows
2 45 (52.33%) DNS
3 39 (45.35%) Linux
4 38 (44.19%) DHCP
5 33 (38.37%) VMware
6 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
7 29 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (30.23%) LAN
9 25 (29.07%) Windows XP
10 24 (27.91%) WAN
11 23 (26.74%) MS Exchange
11 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
12 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (24.42%) Security Cleared
13 21 (24.42%) VMware ESX
14 20 (23.26%) Windows 7
15 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (22.09%) VPN
16 18 (20.93%) vSphere
17 17 (19.77%) Windows Vista
18 16 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
18 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
18 16 (18.60%) Windows 8
19 14 (16.28%) Cisco
19 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2003
20 13 (15.12%) Firewall
21 12 (13.95%) Telecoms
21 12 (13.95%) C++
21 12 (13.95%) Backup Exec
22 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 23 (26.74%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2000
4 10 (11.63%) Lync
5 7 (8.14%) Apache
6 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.65%) nginx
7 4 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.33%) ColdFusion
8 2 (2.33%) IIS
8 2 (2.33%) GroupWise
9 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (52.33%) DNS
2 38 (44.19%) DHCP
3 26 (30.23%) LAN
4 24 (27.91%) WAN
5 19 (22.09%) VPN
6 13 (15.12%) Firewall
7 6 (6.98%) SMTP
8 5 (5.81%) Internet
8 5 (5.81%) Wireless
8 5 (5.81%) VoIP
8 5 (5.81%) Ethernet
9 4 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (4.65%) FTP
9 4 (4.65%) SAN
10 3 (3.49%) HTTP
10 3 (3.49%) SNMP
10 3 (3.49%) SSL
10 3 (3.49%) VLAN
11 2 (2.33%) IMAP
11 2 (2.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) Redis
3 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Visual Studio
1 8 (9.30%) GCC
2 4 (4.65%) Subversion
3 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.49%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) Network Engineer
2 17 (19.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (13.95%) Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Support Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.65%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) IT Trainer
8 4 (4.65%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Trainer
8 4 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) Web Services
2 5 (5.81%) .NET
2 5 (5.81%) Software Packaging
3 4 (4.65%) COM
3 4 (4.65%) SOAP
4 3 (3.49%) MFC
4 3 (3.49%) Qt
5 2 (2.33%) jQuery
5 2 (2.33%) HTML
5 2 (2.33%) XML
5 2 (2.33%) Middleware
5 2 (2.33%) REST
6 1 (1.16%) WCF
6 1 (1.16%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.16%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Digital Media
1 8 (9.30%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (5.81%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.65%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.49%) Clustering
4 3 (3.49%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.49%) CCTV
5 2 (2.33%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.16%) ASIC
6 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.16%) Replication
6 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.16%) Open Source
6 1 (1.16%) iPhone
6 1 (1.16%) IVR
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (68.60%) Windows
2 39 (45.35%) Linux
3 25 (29.07%) Windows XP
4 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (23.26%) Windows 7
6 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (19.77%) Windows Vista
8 16 (18.60%) Windows 8
9 10 (11.63%) Windows 2000
10 6 (6.98%) CentOS
11 5 (5.81%) Mac OS X
11 5 (5.81%) UNIX
11 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (3.49%) Windows CE
14 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
14 2 (2.33%) Solaris
14 2 (2.33%) Debian
15 1 (1.16%) Android
15 1 (1.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
2 10 (11.63%) Identity Management
3 9 (10.47%) Asset Management
4 8 (9.30%) UML
5 5 (5.81%) Configuration Management
5 5 (5.81%) ITIL
5 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.81%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.65%) Project Planning
6 4 (4.65%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.65%) Data Protection
6 4 (4.65%) CRM
6 4 (4.65%) Service Management
6 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.65%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.49%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.49%) Computer Architecture
7 3 (3.49%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.95%) C++
2 10 (11.63%) Java
3 6 (6.98%) PHP
4 5 (5.81%) C
5 4 (4.65%) SQL
6 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.33%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.33%) Erlang
7 2 (2.33%) VB
7 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.33%) C#
8 1 (1.16%) Python
8 1 (1.16%) Perl
8 1 (1.16%) VBScript
8 1 (1.16%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.16%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (24.42%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.63%) Degree
3 9 (10.47%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.14%) MCSE
4 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.81%) CCNA
7 4 (4.65%) MCTS
7 4 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.65%) MCITP
7 4 (4.65%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.65%) MCP
8 2 (2.33%) CCNP
9 1 (1.16%) GIAC
9 1 (1.16%) CCDP
9 1 (1.16%) CCIE
9 1 (1.16%) EnCE
9 1 (1.16%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.16%) HP MASE
9 1 (1.16%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) SLA
2 8 (9.30%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 29 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
3 21 (24.42%) VMware ESX
4 18 (20.93%) vSphere
5 9 (10.47%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.49%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.16%) Snort
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Backup Exec
2 8 (9.30%) SCCM
3 7 (8.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (8.14%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (8.14%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.33%) WSUS
5 2 (2.33%) Plesk
5 2 (2.33%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.16%) logstash
6 1 (1.16%) Nagios
6 1 (1.16%) Puppet
6 1 (1.16%) YUM
Vendors
1 33 (38.37%) VMware
2 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (16.28%) Cisco
4 8 (9.30%) Embarcadero
4 8 (9.30%) Borland
5 7 (8.14%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.14%) Symantec
5 7 (8.14%) McAfee
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle
6 3 (3.49%) Dell
6 3 (3.49%) Citrix
7 2 (2.33%) Novell
7 2 (2.33%) Apple
7 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.16%) Splunk
8 1 (1.16%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.16%) LogLogic
8 1 (1.16%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.16%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.16%) HP
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago