The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 65 83 89
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 61 44 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.02% 2.43% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.38% 17.53% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 26
Average salary £28,250 £36,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.06% +45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £50,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
351 251 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.36% 13.86% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 210 197 257
Average salary £38,800 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.36% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
South West

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 18 April 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Bristol

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 64 (49.23%) Windows
2 52 (40.00%) Firewall
3 47 (36.15%) WAN
4 46 (35.38%) LAN
5 45 (34.62%) Active Directory
6 44 (33.85%) Linux
7 39 (30.00%) DNS
8 37 (28.46%) Cisco
9 33 (25.38%) Microsoft
10 29 (22.31%) Ethernet
10 29 (22.31%) Telecoms
11 26 (20.00%) DHCP
11 26 (20.00%) VPN
11 26 (20.00%) VMware
11 26 (20.00%) Network Security
11 26 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (17.69%) Capacity Planning
13 22 (16.92%) UNIX
14 21 (16.15%) Windows 7
14 21 (16.15%) 4G
15 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (13.85%) Citrix
16 18 (13.85%) C++
16 18 (13.85%) MS Excel
17 17 (13.08%) Windows XP
17 17 (13.08%) ITIL
17 17 (13.08%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (13.08%) iSCSI
18 16 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (12.31%) Advertising

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.62%) Apache
3 5 (3.85%) IIS
4 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.31%) GroupWise
5 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.77%) WorkSite
Applications
1 18 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 52 (40.00%) Firewall
2 47 (36.15%) WAN
3 46 (35.38%) LAN
4 39 (30.00%) DNS
5 29 (22.31%) Ethernet
6 26 (20.00%) DHCP
6 26 (20.00%) VPN
6 26 (20.00%) Network Security
7 21 (16.15%) 4G
8 17 (13.08%) iSCSI
9 13 (10.00%) SAN
9 13 (10.00%) Wireless
10 12 (9.23%) MPLS
10 12 (9.23%) HTTP
11 9 (6.92%) Fibre Channel
11 9 (6.92%) ISDN
11 9 (6.92%) DWDM
12 8 (6.15%) Frame Relay
12 8 (6.15%) xDSL
12 8 (6.15%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 5 (3.85%) MySQL
2 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.15%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.38%) GCC
General
1 29 (22.31%) Telecoms
2 16 (12.31%) Advertising
3 8 (6.15%) Finance
4 6 (4.62%) Legal
5 3 (2.31%) Banking
5 3 (2.31%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.77%) Military
6 1 (0.77%) Automotive
6 1 (0.77%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (21.54%) Consultant
2 24 (18.46%) Support Engineer
3 15 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 12 (9.23%) Software Engineer
5 11 (8.46%) Technical Consultant
5 11 (8.46%) Senior Support Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Solutions Consultant
6 9 (6.92%) Security Consultant
7 8 (6.15%) Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Architect
7 8 (6.15%) Network Consultant
8 7 (5.38%) Analyst
8 7 (5.38%) Technical Design Authority
8 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Network Architect
9 6 (4.62%) Technical Support Consultant
9 6 (4.62%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Technical Support
9 6 (4.62%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.15%) Middleware
2 5 (3.85%) POSIX
3 4 (3.08%) Qt
3 4 (3.08%) HTML
3 4 (3.08%) SOAP
4 3 (2.31%) Web Services
4 3 (2.31%) XML
4 3 (2.31%) CSS
4 3 (2.31%) MFC
5 2 (1.54%) .NET
5 2 (1.54%) REST
6 1 (0.77%) HTML5
6 1 (0.77%) STL
6 1 (0.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 9 (6.92%) Cryptography
3 8 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.38%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.62%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.08%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.31%) MPEG
8 2 (1.54%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.54%) Clustering
8 2 (1.54%) DTV
9 1 (0.77%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.77%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.77%) Telematics
9 1 (0.77%) PDA
9 1 (0.77%) CCTV
9 1 (0.77%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 64 (49.23%) Windows
2 44 (33.85%) Linux
3 26 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (16.92%) UNIX
5 21 (16.15%) Windows 7
6 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (13.08%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.62%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (4.62%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.31%) Windows CE
10 3 (2.31%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.54%) Solaris
12 1 (0.77%) Debian
12 1 (0.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.69%) Capacity Planning
2 17 (13.08%) ITIL
3 16 (12.31%) Software Engineering
4 10 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
5 9 (6.92%) SIEM
5 9 (6.92%) Infrastructure Management
5 9 (6.92%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (6.92%) Load Balancing
5 9 (6.92%) Information Security
6 7 (5.38%) UML
6 7 (5.38%) Project Planning
7 6 (4.62%) Multithreading
7 6 (4.62%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.62%) OO
8 5 (3.85%) Software Architecture
8 5 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.08%) Server Monitoring
10 3 (2.31%) Computer Architecture
10 3 (2.31%) Performance Engineering
10 3 (2.31%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.85%) C++
2 14 (10.77%) SQL
3 13 (10.00%) C
4 8 (6.15%) Python
5 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.31%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.31%) Perl
6 3 (2.31%) PHP
7 2 (1.54%) Erlang
7 2 (1.54%) C#
8 1 (0.77%) Java
8 1 (0.77%) VBScript
8 1 (0.77%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.77%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.77%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.77%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 17 (13.08%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (11.54%) Degree
3 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (9.23%) MCSE
6 9 (6.92%) MCSA
6 9 (6.92%) CCNA
7 8 (6.15%) CCIE
8 5 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.85%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.54%) CCNP
10 1 (0.77%) CCDA
10 1 (0.77%) CCDP
10 1 (0.77%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.77%) GCIA
10 1 (0.77%) GCIH
10 1 (0.77%) GCFA
10 1 (0.77%) GIAC
10 1 (0.77%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.77%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) SLA
2 9 (6.92%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.38%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 45 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.46%) vSphere
4 5 (3.85%) Varnish
4 5 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.31%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.31%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.77%) Snort
7 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.92%) WSUS
2 5 (3.85%) Puppet
2 5 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.85%) HAProxy
3 4 (3.08%) Nagios
4 3 (2.31%) Netcool
4 3 (2.31%) DameWare
4 3 (2.31%) Cacti
5 2 (1.54%) SCCM
5 2 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.77%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (28.46%) Cisco
2 33 (25.38%) Microsoft
3 26 (20.00%) VMware
4 18 (13.85%) Citrix
5 11 (8.46%) Juniper
6 8 (6.15%) Fortinet
7 7 (5.38%) Meru Networks
7 7 (5.38%) Embarcadero
7 7 (5.38%) Borland
8 6 (4.62%) Oracle
9 4 (3.08%) Infoblox
10 3 (2.31%) Novell
10 3 (2.31%) HP
10 3 (2.31%) NetScout
11 2 (1.54%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.54%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.54%) McAfee
11 2 (1.54%) Websense
12 1 (0.77%) ArcSight
12 1 (0.77%) LogLogic
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Good
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago