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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 67 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 41 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.76% 1.46% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.08% 17.65% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 16
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,900 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -
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
240 102 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.16% 8.29% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 147 70 78
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 18 September 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 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 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 29 (53.70%) Linux
3 20 (37.04%) DNS
4 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
5 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 12 (22.22%) Puppet
6 12 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (20.37%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
7 11 (20.37%) SQL
7 11 (20.37%) ITIL
7 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (20.37%) Shell Script
7 11 (20.37%) Nagios
8 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
8 10 (18.52%) FTP
8 10 (18.52%) HTTP
8 10 (18.52%) UNIX
8 10 (18.52%) Firewall
8 10 (18.52%) VMware
9 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 9 (16.67%) Python
9 9 (16.67%) C#
9 9 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (16.67%) Ubuntu
10 8 (14.81%) Degree
10 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
10 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (11.11%) Apache
3 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.41%) CMS
5 3 (5.56%) CICS
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.85%) nginx
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) DNS
2 10 (18.52%) FTP
2 10 (18.52%) HTTP
2 10 (18.52%) Firewall
3 8 (14.81%) LDAP
4 7 (12.96%) SMTP
4 7 (12.96%) DHCP
4 7 (12.96%) SSH
5 6 (11.11%) VPN
5 6 (11.11%) HTTPS
5 6 (11.11%) SSL
6 4 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (7.41%) Wireshark
6 4 (7.41%) Network Security
6 4 (7.41%) tcpdump
6 4 (7.41%) SNMP
6 4 (7.41%) IPsec
7 3 (5.56%) SAN
8 2 (3.70%) VLAN
8 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) MySQL
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.41%) SQLPlus
5 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 2 (3.70%) FishEye
3 2 (3.70%) Hudson
3 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Retail Banking
3 4 (7.41%) International Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 3 (5.56%) Legal
5 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.85%) Military
6 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) IT Support
2 11 (20.37%) Administrator
3 10 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 4 (7.41%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Programmer
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.56%) Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) CICS Programmer
7 3 (5.56%) Development Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) CICS Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) HTML
2 5 (9.26%) LAMP
3 4 (7.41%) Regular Expression
3 4 (7.41%) .NET
4 3 (5.56%) XML
4 3 (5.56%) COM
4 3 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.85%) CSS
5 1 (1.85%) SOAP
5 1 (1.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.26%) Replication
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.56%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Wiki
5 1 (1.85%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 29 (53.70%) Linux
3 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
3 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (18.52%) UNIX
5 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (14.81%) Solaris
7 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.41%) CentOS
9 3 (5.56%) OS/2
9 3 (5.56%) zOS
9 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.56%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.70%) Debian
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Performance Monitoring
1 11 (20.37%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Workflow
2 8 (14.81%) Information Security
3 7 (12.96%) DevOps
4 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 6 (11.11%) Change Management
5 5 (9.26%) Change Control
5 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.41%) Fault Management
6 4 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.41%) Data Security
7 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.56%) Scrum
7 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.56%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.70%) Wealth Management
8 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
1 11 (20.37%) Shell Script
2 9 (16.67%) Python
2 9 (16.67%) C#
3 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
3 8 (14.81%) Java
4 7 (12.96%) Ruby
5 6 (11.11%) Perl
6 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.41%) C
6 4 (7.41%) C++
7 3 (5.56%) Assembly Language
7 3 (5.56%) JCL
8 2 (3.70%) PHP
9 1 (1.85%) VBScript
9 1 (1.85%) Smalltalk
9 1 (1.85%) Erlang
9 1 (1.85%) Lua
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.26%) RHCE
3 4 (7.41%) GWAPT
3 4 (7.41%) GPEN
3 4 (7.41%) OSCP
3 4 (7.41%) OSCE
3 4 (7.41%) GCIA
3 4 (7.41%) GSEC
3 4 (7.41%) GCIH
4 3 (5.56%) MCP
4 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.70%) MCSE
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.41%) SLA
3 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.85%) Gluster
6 1 (1.85%) Openswan
6 1 (1.85%) KVM
6 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.85%) Postfix
6 1 (1.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Puppet
1 12 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (20.37%) Nagios
3 7 (12.96%) ZABBIX
4 5 (9.26%) Vagrant
4 5 (9.26%) Salt
4 5 (9.26%) Ansible
5 4 (7.41%) Data Guard
5 4 (7.41%) Cacti
6 3 (5.56%) Munin
7 2 (3.70%) WSUS
8 1 (1.85%) OpenView
8 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.85%) SCCM
8 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) VMware
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle
4 7 (12.96%) New Relic
5 6 (11.11%) Citrix
6 5 (9.26%) SaltStack
7 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.70%) HP
9 1 (1.85%) IBM
9 1 (1.85%) 3PAR