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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 65 81 62
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 39 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.61% 1.08% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.89% 13.68% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 22
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
218 95 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.56% 7.92% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 133 62 83
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £49,400 £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 29 August 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (60.78%) Windows
1 31 (60.78%) Linux
2 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (31.37%) DNS
4 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
5 13 (25.49%) Puppet
5 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (23.53%) Shell Script
6 12 (23.53%) Nagios
6 12 (23.53%) SQL
7 11 (21.57%) Firewall
7 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
8 10 (19.61%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (19.61%) Ubuntu
8 10 (19.61%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (19.61%) Management Information System
8 10 (19.61%) VMware
8 10 (19.61%) UNIX
9 9 (17.65%) FTP
9 9 (17.65%) HTTP
9 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 9 (17.65%) Python
9 9 (17.65%) ITIL
9 9 (17.65%) Information Security
9 9 (17.65%) Workflow
9 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (17.65%) Degree
9 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (15.69%) ZABBIX
10 8 (15.69%) Ruby

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Apache
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.80%) CMS
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) nginx
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) DNS
2 11 (21.57%) Firewall
3 9 (17.65%) FTP
3 9 (17.65%) HTTP
4 8 (15.69%) LDAP
5 6 (11.76%) SMTP
5 6 (11.76%) SSH
6 5 (9.80%) DHCP
6 5 (9.80%) HTTPS
6 5 (9.80%) SSL
6 5 (9.80%) VPN
7 4 (7.84%) Wireshark
7 4 (7.84%) Network Security
7 4 (7.84%) tcpdump
7 4 (7.84%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (7.84%) SNMP
8 3 (5.88%) SAN
8 3 (5.88%) IPsec
9 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) MySQL
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.84%) SQLPlus
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) Hudson
3 2 (3.92%) FishEye
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.92%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Retail Banking
2 4 (7.84%) International Banking
2 4 (7.84%) Banking
2 4 (7.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Military
4 1 (1.96%) Automotive
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.96%) French Language
4 1 (1.96%) German Language
4 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (21.57%) Administrator
3 9 (17.65%) IT Support
4 7 (13.73%) Support Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Development Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.92%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) HTML
2 5 (9.80%) COM
2 5 (9.80%) LAMP
3 4 (7.84%) Regular Expression
3 4 (7.84%) .NET
4 3 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) JSON
5 1 (1.96%) CSS
5 1 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.80%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.96%) Wiki
5 1 (1.96%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 31 (60.78%) Windows
1 31 (60.78%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
3 10 (19.61%) UNIX
3 10 (19.61%) Ubuntu
4 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (15.69%) Solaris
5 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Vista
6 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.84%) OS/2
7 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.88%) CentOS
8 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.92%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (17.65%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) Workflow
2 9 (17.65%) Information Security
3 7 (13.73%) DevOps
4 5 (9.80%) Fault Management
4 5 (9.80%) Performance Testing
4 5 (9.80%) Change Control
4 5 (9.80%) Capacity Management
4 5 (9.80%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.84%) Data Security
6 3 (5.88%) Database Tuning
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.88%) Scrum
6 3 (5.88%) CRM
6 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.92%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
1 12 (23.53%) Shell Script
2 9 (17.65%) Python
3 8 (15.69%) Ruby
3 8 (15.69%) C#
3 8 (15.69%) Java
3 8 (15.69%) Bash Shell
4 7 (13.73%) Perl
5 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.84%) C
6 4 (7.84%) C++
7 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.96%) VBScript
9 1 (1.96%) Smalltalk
9 1 (1.96%) Lua
9 1 (1.96%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.80%) RHCE
3 4 (7.84%) MCP
3 4 (7.84%) GCIA
3 4 (7.84%) GSEC
3 4 (7.84%) GCIH
3 4 (7.84%) GWAPT
3 4 (7.84%) GPEN
3 4 (7.84%) OSCP
3 4 (7.84%) OSCE
4 3 (5.88%) MCSE
5 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.96%) MCSA
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
1 5 (9.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (7.84%) vSphere
4 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.96%) Postfix
6 1 (1.96%) XenApp
6 1 (1.96%) Squid
6 1 (1.96%) Openswan
6 1 (1.96%) KVM
6 1 (1.96%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) Puppet
1 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (23.53%) Nagios
3 8 (15.69%) ZABBIX
4 6 (11.76%) Salt
5 5 (9.80%) Ansible
5 5 (9.80%) Vagrant
6 4 (7.84%) Data Guard
6 4 (7.84%) Cacti
7 3 (5.88%) Munin
8 2 (3.92%) WSUS
8 2 (3.92%) SCCM
9 1 (1.96%) SCOM
9 1 (1.96%) OpenView
9 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) VMware
3 8 (15.69%) Oracle
3 8 (15.69%) New Relic
4 6 (11.76%) SaltStack
4 6 (11.76%) Citrix
4 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.92%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.96%) 3PAR