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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 76 62 79
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 44 59 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.43% 3.65% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.73% 25.54% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 40 50 28
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,003
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.13%
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
263 231 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.53% 14.30% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 216 198 196
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 29 July 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Bristol

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 67 (67.00%) Windows
2 48 (48.00%) DNS
3 44 (44.00%) Linux
4 41 (41.00%) DHCP
5 40 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 36 (36.00%) VMware
7 32 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (32.00%) LAN
8 29 (29.00%) WAN
9 28 (28.00%) Active Directory
10 25 (25.00%) Windows XP
10 25 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (24.00%) Windows 7
11 24 (24.00%) Firewall
11 24 (24.00%) MS Exchange
12 23 (23.00%) VPN
12 23 (23.00%) Security Cleared
13 22 (22.00%) VMware ESX
14 21 (21.00%) Telecoms
14 21 (21.00%) MS Excel
15 20 (20.00%) Cisco
16 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (18.00%) C++
17 18 (18.00%) vSphere
18 17 (17.00%) Windows Vista
18 17 (17.00%) Software Engineering
19 16 (16.00%) Windows 8
20 15 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
21 13 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2003
22 11 (11.00%) Visual Studio

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 10 (10.00%) Lync
5 7 (7.00%) Apache
6 6 (6.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.00%) nginx
7 4 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.00%) GroupWise
8 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (2.00%) IIS
10 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (21.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (48.00%) DNS
2 41 (41.00%) DHCP
3 32 (32.00%) LAN
4 29 (29.00%) WAN
5 24 (24.00%) Firewall
6 23 (23.00%) VPN
7 10 (10.00%) Ethernet
8 9 (9.00%) Wireless
9 7 (7.00%) SMTP
10 6 (6.00%) SAN
10 6 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (5.00%) Internet
11 5 (5.00%) FTP
12 4 (4.00%) SSL
12 4 (4.00%) ISDN
12 4 (4.00%) DWDM
12 4 (4.00%) MPLS
12 4 (4.00%) Network Security
13 3 (3.00%) iSCSI
13 3 (3.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.00%) GCC
3 4 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (21.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.00%) Finance
3 3 (3.00%) Advertising
3 3 (3.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Publishing
4 2 (2.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.00%) Military
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (21.00%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (13.00%) Support Engineer
3 13 (13.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (9.00%) Analyst
5 8 (8.00%) Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Consultant
6 7 (7.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Junior Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) Junior Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.00%) IT Trainer
9 4 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) Web Services
2 5 (5.00%) .NET
2 5 (5.00%) Middleware
3 4 (4.00%) Qt
3 4 (4.00%) COM
3 4 (4.00%) SOAP
4 3 (3.00%) XML
4 3 (3.00%) MFC
4 3 (3.00%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.00%) REST
6 1 (1.00%) HTML
6 1 (1.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.00%) WCF
6 1 (1.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.00%) Ajax
6 1 (1.00%) CSS
6 1 (1.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Digital Media
2 10 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.00%) Clustering
4 3 (3.00%) CCTV
4 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.00%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.00%) DTV
6 1 (1.00%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.00%) MPEG
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) IVR
6 1 (1.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 67 (67.00%) Windows
2 44 (44.00%) Linux
3 25 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 25 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (17.00%) Windows Vista
7 16 (16.00%) Windows 8
8 10 (10.00%) Windows 2000
9 6 (6.00%) CentOS
10 5 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (5.00%) UNIX
11 3 (3.00%) Mac OS X
11 3 (3.00%) Windows CE
12 2 (2.00%) Solaris
12 2 (2.00%) Debian
13 1 (1.00%) Fedora
13 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (10.00%) UML
2 10 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 8 (8.00%) ITIL
4 7 (7.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (6.00%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.00%) SIEM
7 4 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.00%) OO
7 4 (4.00%) CRM
8 3 (3.00%) Service Management
8 3 (3.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) C++
2 10 (10.00%) Java
3 8 (8.00%) C
3 8 (8.00%) SQL
4 4 (4.00%) PHP
4 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.00%) Erlang
6 2 (2.00%) VB
6 2 (2.00%) Python
6 2 (2.00%) Perl
6 2 (2.00%) C#
7 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.00%) VBScript
7 1 (1.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (23.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.00%) Degree
2 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.00%) MCSE
4 6 (6.00%) CCNA
5 5 (5.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.00%) MCTS
6 3 (3.00%) MCITP
6 3 (3.00%) MCP
6 3 (3.00%) CCNP
7 2 (2.00%) CCIE
8 1 (1.00%) GIAC
8 1 (1.00%) GCIA
8 1 (1.00%) GCIH
8 1 (1.00%) GCFA
8 1 (1.00%) CCDA
8 1 (1.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) IEC 61508
2 6 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (28.00%) Active Directory
3 22 (22.00%) VMware ESX
4 18 (18.00%) vSphere
5 10 (10.00%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (3.00%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.00%) Snort
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) Backup Exec
2 7 (7.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (7.00%) NetBackup
2 7 (7.00%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (6.00%) SCCM
4 4 (4.00%) Nagios
5 3 (3.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.00%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.00%) WSUS
7 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.00%) logstash
7 1 (1.00%) YUM
7 1 (1.00%) Puppet
7 1 (1.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 40 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 36 (36.00%) VMware
3 20 (20.00%) Cisco
4 10 (10.00%) Embarcadero
4 10 (10.00%) Borland
5 7 (7.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.00%) Symantec
5 7 (7.00%) McAfee
5 7 (7.00%) Oracle
6 4 (4.00%) Citrix
7 3 (3.00%) Novell
7 3 (3.00%) Dell
8 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.00%) HP
8 2 (2.00%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.00%) F5
9 1 (1.00%) Splunk
9 1 (1.00%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.00%) LogLogic
9 1 (1.00%) Rackspace
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
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Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
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Amsys
Salary: £26,500 per annum neg
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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