The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 91 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 19 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 1.28% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.22% 8.92% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 15
Average salary £35,000 £23,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.53% -12.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,800 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 157 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.22% 14.30% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 131 89 113
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £22,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
Scotland

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 April 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Linux
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
4 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
6 11 (27.50%) Red Hat
6 11 (27.50%) Firewall
6 11 (27.50%) Workflow
6 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
7 10 (25.00%) Windows Vista
7 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 10 (25.00%) SaaS
7 10 (25.00%) COM
7 10 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 9 (22.50%) CRM
8 9 (22.50%) Windows 2000
8 9 (22.50%) MS Office
8 9 (22.50%) C
8 9 (22.50%) C#
8 9 (22.50%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (22.50%) Degree
8 9 (22.50%) Subversion
9 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (20.00%) C++
9 8 (20.00%) Java
9 8 (20.00%) .NET
9 8 (20.00%) XML
9 8 (20.00%) Python
9 8 (20.00%) Client/Server

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) nginx
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (22.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) SaaS
2 4 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) WAN
3 4 (10.00%) SMTP
4 3 (7.50%) DHCP
4 3 (7.50%) LAN
4 3 (7.50%) VoIP
4 3 (7.50%) VPN
4 3 (7.50%) SAN
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.00%) IPsec
5 2 (5.00%) SSL
5 2 (5.00%) HTTP
6 1 (2.50%) LDAP
6 1 (2.50%) SNMP
6 1 (2.50%) FTP
6 1 (2.50%) POP3
6 1 (2.50%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Subversion
2 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (17.50%) JIRA
2 7 (17.50%) Hudson
2 7 (17.50%) FishEye
2 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.50%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.50%) VisualWorks
General
1 3 (7.50%) Automotive
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
1 3 (7.50%) Dutch Language
1 3 (7.50%) French Language
1 3 (7.50%) German Language
1 3 (7.50%) Spanish Language
2 2 (5.00%) Military
2 2 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support
7 2 (5.00%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Service Manager
7 2 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Junior
8 1 (2.50%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) COM
2 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) J2ME
4 1 (2.50%) RSS
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.50%) Ajax
4 1 (2.50%) JSON
4 1 (2.50%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.00%) PDA
3 1 (2.50%) CESG
3 1 (2.50%) GIS
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Linux
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (22.50%) Windows 2000
5 6 (15.00%) Ubuntu
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.00%) OS/2
7 4 (10.00%) UNIX
8 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.00%) CentOS
10 1 (2.50%) Debian
10 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Workflow
1 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
2 9 (22.50%) CRM
3 7 (17.50%) UML
3 7 (17.50%) Scrum
3 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
3 7 (17.50%) Change Control
4 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (7.50%) Information Security
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.00%) System Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.00%) RDF
6 2 (5.00%) OOP
6 2 (5.00%) OO
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.50%) Change Management
7 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) C
2 9 (22.50%) C#
3 8 (20.00%) C++
3 8 (20.00%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (15.00%) Perl
5 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby
6 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.50%) Smalltalk
8 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) CCNP
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
3 2 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) CCDP
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) NFS
3 1 (2.50%) Squid
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Postfix
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Nagios
1 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.50%) OpenView
3 1 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) Munin
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Red Hat
3 9 (22.50%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (20.00%) Citrix
5 7 (17.50%) Atlassian
6 5 (12.50%) Cisco
6 5 (12.50%) VMware
7 4 (10.00%) New Relic
8 2 (5.00%) Mitel
8 2 (5.00%) Dell
8 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.00%) Juniper
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle
9 1 (2.50%) JBoss
9 1 (2.50%) HP
9 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.50%) F5
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