The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 73 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 40 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.64% 1.65% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.53% 19.30% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 15
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,300 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.35% -1.33%
TCP/IP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
242 114 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.98% 8.56% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 140 83 81
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 32 (56.14%) Windows
2 30 (52.63%) Linux
3 22 (38.60%) DNS
4 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
5 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (21.05%) Puppet
6 12 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (19.30%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
7 11 (19.30%) Shell Script
7 11 (19.30%) Nagios
7 11 (19.30%) VMware
7 11 (19.30%) SQL
7 11 (19.30%) ITIL
7 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
8 10 (17.54%) FTP
8 10 (17.54%) HTTP
8 10 (17.54%) UNIX
8 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
8 10 (17.54%) Python
8 10 (17.54%) Firewall
8 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
9 9 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (15.79%) Ubuntu
9 9 (15.79%) Bash Shell
9 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
9 9 (15.79%) C#
10 8 (14.04%) Java

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (10.53%) Apache
3 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.02%) CICS
5 4 (7.02%) CMS
5 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.75%) nginx
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) DNS
2 10 (17.54%) FTP
2 10 (17.54%) HTTP
2 10 (17.54%) Firewall
3 8 (14.04%) SSH
3 8 (14.04%) LDAP
3 8 (14.04%) DHCP
4 7 (12.28%) SMTP
4 7 (12.28%) VPN
4 7 (12.28%) SSL
5 6 (10.53%) HTTPS
6 5 (8.77%) IPsec
7 4 (7.02%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (7.02%) SNMP
7 4 (7.02%) Network Security
7 4 (7.02%) tcpdump
7 4 (7.02%) Wireshark
8 3 (5.26%) SAN
9 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) MySQL
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.02%) SQLPlus
4 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.51%) Hudson
3 2 (3.51%) FishEye
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
1 7 (12.28%) Banking
2 4 (7.02%) Retail
2 4 (7.02%) Retail Banking
2 4 (7.02%) International Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
4 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.75%) Military
5 1 (1.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Administrator
2 11 (19.30%) IT Support
3 10 (17.54%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.02%) Programmer
7 4 (7.02%) Security Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Technical Leader
7 4 (7.02%) CICS Programmer
8 3 (5.26%) Development Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) CICS Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 5 (8.77%) LAMP
3 4 (7.02%) Middleware
3 4 (7.02%) .NET
3 4 (7.02%) Regular Expression
4 3 (5.26%) COM
4 3 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (1.75%) JSON
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
5 1 (1.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.77%) Replication
2 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.02%) Cryptography
3 4 (7.02%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.26%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.75%) Wiki
6 1 (1.75%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 32 (56.14%) Windows
2 30 (52.63%) Linux
3 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
5 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (17.54%) UNIX
6 9 (15.79%) Ubuntu
7 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (14.04%) Solaris
8 6 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (8.77%) CentOS
10 4 (7.02%) zOS
11 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
11 3 (5.26%) OS/2
11 3 (5.26%) Windows Vista
12 2 (3.51%) Debian
13 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) ITIL
1 11 (19.30%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (14.04%) Workflow
2 8 (14.04%) Information Security
3 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.28%) DevOps
4 6 (10.53%) Change Management
5 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.77%) Performance Testing
5 5 (8.77%) Change Control
6 4 (7.02%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.02%) Data Security
6 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.02%) Fault Management
7 3 (5.26%) Scrum
7 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.26%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.51%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) SQL
1 11 (19.30%) Shell Script
2 10 (17.54%) Python
3 9 (15.79%) C#
3 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 9 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 8 (14.04%) Java
5 7 (12.28%) Ruby
6 6 (10.53%) Perl
7 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.02%) C++
8 4 (7.02%) JCL
8 4 (7.02%) C
8 4 (7.02%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.51%) PHP
10 1 (1.75%) VBScript
10 1 (1.75%) Smalltalk
10 1 (1.75%) Lua
10 1 (1.75%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.77%) RHCE
3 4 (7.02%) GCIA
3 4 (7.02%) GSEC
3 4 (7.02%) GCIH
3 4 (7.02%) GWAPT
3 4 (7.02%) GPEN
3 4 (7.02%) OSCP
3 4 (7.02%) OSCE
4 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.26%) MCP
5 2 (3.51%) MCSE
6 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.02%) SLA
3 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.26%) vSphere
5 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.51%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.75%) Squid
6 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.75%) Postfix
6 1 (1.75%) Openswan
6 1 (1.75%) KVM
6 1 (1.75%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) Puppet
1 12 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (19.30%) Nagios
3 7 (12.28%) ZABBIX
4 5 (8.77%) Ansible
4 5 (8.77%) Salt
4 5 (8.77%) Vagrant
5 4 (7.02%) Data Guard
5 4 (7.02%) Cacti
6 3 (5.26%) Munin
7 2 (3.51%) WSUS
8 1 (1.75%) SCCM
8 1 (1.75%) SCOM
8 1 (1.75%) OpenView
8 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) VMware
3 8 (14.04%) Oracle
4 7 (12.28%) Citrix
4 7 (12.28%) New Relic
5 5 (8.77%) SaltStack
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.51%) HP
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) 3PAR