The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 90 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 3194 3546 3270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.13% 3.26% 3.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.47% 18.22% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2672 2974 2793
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
TCP/IP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17293 19460 18800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.96% 17.87% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14333 15620 15184
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in England

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in England

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in England

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in England

TCP/IP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 1199 £45,000 -5.26% 112
South East +1 878 £39,000 +8.33% 95
South West +27 285 £35,000 +20.68% 21
East of England +11 271 £40,000 +6.66% 52
Yorkshire -26 204 £37,500 - 45
West Midlands -7 159 £37,500 +15.38% 20
North West -23 130 £30,000 +1.69% 32
East Midlands -25 68 £38,292 +15.16% 17
North East -16 7 £23,900 -0.41% 5
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 3815 (60.00%) Windows
2 2339 (36.79%) Microsoft
3 2296 (36.11%) DNS
4 2208 (34.73%) Firewall
5 2146 (33.75%) Active Directory
6 2127 (33.45%) Linux
7 1976 (31.08%) VMware
8 1946 (30.61%) Cisco
9 1530 (24.06%) LAN
10 1496 (23.53%) WAN
11 1469 (23.10%) DHCP
12 1462 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 1403 (22.07%) VMware Infrastructure
14 1360 (21.39%) MS Exchange
15 1230 (19.35%) MS Excel
16 1151 (18.10%) VPN
17 1094 (17.21%) Cisco Certification
17 1094 (17.21%) ITIL
18 1062 (16.70%) SQL
19 1021 (16.06%) SQL Server
20 990 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
21 986 (15.51%) Finance
22 945 (14.86%) MS Office
23 907 (14.27%) UNIX
24 842 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
25 814 (12.80%) Citrix
26 799 (12.57%) Microsoft Certification
27 796 (12.52%) Degree
28 792 (12.46%) SAN
29 756 (11.89%) Windows 7

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1360 (21.39%) MS Exchange
2 682 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 495 (7.79%) IIS
4 379 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 351 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 335 (5.27%) Apache
7 310 (4.88%) SharePoint
8 249 (3.92%) Lync
9 215 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 186 (2.93%) Tomcat
11 183 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 156 (2.45%) JBoss
13 133 (2.09%) WebSphere
14 91 (1.43%) WebLogic
15 84 (1.32%) OpenStack
16 58 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
17 46 (0.72%) nginx
18 44 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
19 40 (0.63%) Confluence
20 32 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1230 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 945 (14.86%) MS Office
3 122 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 69 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.28%) MS Project
6 13 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 8 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.079%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.063%) Doxygen
10 3 (0.047%) ProjectWise
10 3 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.031%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.031%) InDesign
12 1 (0.016%) Simulink
12 1 (0.016%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.016%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.016%) SketchUp
12 1 (0.016%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.016%) Revit
Business Applications
1 36 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
2 24 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 20 (0.31%) Magento
4 18 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
6 11 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 11 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (0.16%) ION MarketView
8 9 (0.14%) RMDS
8 9 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
9 7 (0.11%) Eikon
10 6 (0.094%) Temenos T24
11 5 (0.079%) Oracle Cash Management
11 5 (0.079%) Infor CRM
11 5 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.047%) HiPortfolio
12 3 (0.047%) Primavera
12 3 (0.047%) BASE24
12 3 (0.047%) Summit
12 3 (0.047%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 336 (5.28%) Office 365
2 232 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 130 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 92 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
5 80 (1.26%) SaaS
6 53 (0.83%) IaaS
7 50 (0.79%) PaaS
8 28 (0.44%) Mimecast
9 22 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (0.27%) Google Apps
11 14 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 12 (0.19%) Responsys
12 12 (0.19%) Symantec.cloud
12 12 (0.19%) Amazon S3
12 12 (0.19%) Taleo
13 10 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
14 8 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.13%) CloudFront
14 8 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2296 (36.11%) DNS
2 2208 (34.73%) Firewall
3 1530 (24.06%) LAN
4 1496 (23.53%) WAN
5 1469 (23.10%) DHCP
6 1151 (18.10%) VPN
7 792 (12.46%) SAN
8 654 (10.29%) VoIP
9 589 (9.26%) HTTP
10 578 (9.09%) BGP
11 565 (8.89%) Internet
12 551 (8.67%) OSPF
13 500 (7.86%) VLAN
14 498 (7.83%) MPLS
15 486 (7.64%) Network Security
16 477 (7.50%) SSL
17 440 (6.92%) Wireless
18 437 (6.87%) Cisco ASA
19 335 (5.27%) SMTP
20 331 (5.21%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1021 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 407 (6.40%) MySQL
3 225 (3.54%) Relational Database
4 178 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 125 (1.97%) RDBMS
6 123 (1.93%) Oracle Database
7 109 (1.71%) NoSQL
8 99 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 82 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 72 (1.13%) MongoDB
11 70 (1.10%) DB2
12 57 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
12 57 (0.90%) Hadoop
13 54 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
14 53 (0.83%) Big Data
15 47 (0.74%) Couchbase
16 43 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 42 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 34 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
19 32 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 173 (2.72%) Git (software)
2 130 (2.04%) Subversion
3 129 (2.03%) Jenkins
4 70 (1.10%) JIRA
5 60 (0.94%) Visual Studio
6 59 (0.93%) Maven
7 44 (0.69%) Selenium
8 40 (0.63%) JUnit
9 36 (0.57%) Eclipse
10 30 (0.47%) Hudson
11 29 (0.46%) TeamCity
12 25 (0.39%) Mercurial
13 24 (0.38%) Mockito
14 23 (0.36%) SpecFlow
15 22 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
15 22 (0.35%) Metasploit
16 19 (0.30%) Ant
16 19 (0.30%) Moq
17 18 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
18 16 (0.25%) MSI
General
1 986 (15.51%) Finance
2 550 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 294 (4.62%) Banking
4 230 (3.62%) Retail
5 144 (2.26%) Legal
6 133 (2.09%) Law
7 129 (2.03%) Manufacturing
8 103 (1.62%) Electronics
9 99 (1.56%) Back Office
10 84 (1.32%) Advertising
11 75 (1.18%) Marketing
12 66 (1.04%) Investment Banking
12 66 (1.04%) Front Office
13 57 (0.90%) German Language
14 52 (0.82%) Financial Institution
15 43 (0.68%) Games
15 43 (0.68%) French Language
16 42 (0.66%) Retail Banking
17 34 (0.53%) Multimedia
18 29 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 961 (15.11%) Support Engineer
2 893 (14.05%) Analyst
3 787 (12.38%) Network Engineer
4 462 (7.27%) Administrator
5 427 (6.72%) Support Analyst
6 396 (6.23%) Systems Administrator
7 391 (6.15%) Developer
8 379 (5.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 365 (5.74%) 2nd Line Support
10 348 (5.47%) IT Support
11 319 (5.02%) Consultant
12 316 (4.97%) Systems Engineer
13 260 (4.09%) Software Engineer
14 229 (3.60%) Security Engineer
15 220 (3.46%) Technical Support
16 177 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
17 168 (2.64%) Senior Network Engineer
18 166 (2.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 161 (2.53%) 1st Line Support
20 151 (2.37%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (5.57%) HTML
2 353 (5.55%) Web Services
3 343 (5.39%) XML
4 335 (5.27%) .NET
5 194 (3.05%) CSS
6 161 (2.53%) SOAP
7 142 (2.23%) REST
8 111 (1.75%) J2EE
9 103 (1.62%) ASP.NET
10 96 (1.51%) Middleware
11 95 (1.49%) WCF
12 85 (1.34%) LAMP
13 83 (1.31%) FIX Protocol
14 76 (1.20%) Java EE
15 69 (1.09%) HTML5
16 64 (1.01%) JSON
17 62 (0.98%) RabbitMQ
18 58 (0.91%) jQuery
19 55 (0.87%) 802.1X
20 53 (0.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 598 (9.41%) Data Centre
2 514 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 332 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 312 (4.91%) Blackberry
5 248 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 240 (3.77%) Clustering
7 135 (2.12%) Client/Server
8 133 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
9 129 (2.03%) Replication
10 115 (1.81%) Mathematics
11 106 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
12 104 (1.64%) iPhone
13 103 (1.62%) Hedge funds
14 102 (1.60%) Fat Client
14 102 (1.60%) Thin Client
15 71 (1.12%) Statistics
16 64 (1.01%) PKI
17 56 (0.88%) Algorithms
18 53 (0.83%) iPad
19 50 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3815 (60.00%) Windows
2 2127 (33.45%) Linux
3 1462 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 990 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 907 (14.27%) UNIX
6 842 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 756 (11.89%) Windows 7
8 477 (7.50%) Windows 8
9 464 (7.30%) Windows XP
10 421 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 290 (4.56%) CentOS
12 245 (3.85%) Solaris
13 181 (2.85%) Windows Vista
14 175 (2.75%) Ubuntu
15 150 (2.36%) Debian
16 143 (2.25%) Android
17 119 (1.87%) Mac OS X
18 72 (1.13%) Windows 2000
19 69 (1.09%) Apple iOS
20 61 (0.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1094 (17.21%) ITIL
2 505 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
3 388 (6.10%) Load Balancing
4 379 (5.96%) Software Engineering
5 330 (5.19%) Mentoring
6 298 (4.69%) Project Management
7 293 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 279 (4.39%) Information Security
9 235 (3.70%) Migration
10 231 (3.63%) SIEM
11 229 (3.60%) Configuration Management
12 228 (3.59%) Change Management
13 216 (3.40%) DevOps
14 215 (3.38%) Incident Management
15 211 (3.32%) Service Delivery
16 205 (3.22%) Network Management
17 195 (3.07%) Network Design
18 193 (3.04%) Multithreading
19 178 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
20 175 (2.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1062 (16.70%) SQL
2 654 (10.29%) Java
3 562 (8.84%) Python
4 523 (8.23%) Perl
5 470 (7.39%) C++
6 426 (6.70%) PowerShell
7 364 (5.73%) Bash Shell
8 356 (5.60%) C
9 312 (4.91%) JavaScript
10 294 (4.62%) C#
11 246 (3.87%) PHP
12 197 (3.10%) Shell Script
13 166 (2.61%) Ruby
14 94 (1.48%) VBScript
15 68 (1.07%) VB
16 56 (0.88%) T-SQL
16 56 (0.88%) Embedded C
17 52 (0.82%) Assembly Language
18 40 (0.63%) Korn
19 39 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1094 (17.21%) Cisco Certification
2 799 (12.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 796 (12.52%) Degree
4 701 (11.03%) CCNA
5 565 (8.89%) CCNP
6 483 (7.60%) MCSE
7 284 (4.47%) Security Cleared
8 268 (4.22%) MCSA
9 261 (4.11%) MCP
10 256 (4.03%) MCITP
11 205 (3.22%) CISSP
11 205 (3.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 171 (2.69%) SC Cleared
13 159 (2.50%) CCIE
14 103 (1.62%) A+ Certification
14 103 (1.62%) MCTS
15 100 (1.57%) CCDP
16 98 (1.54%) DV Cleared
17 87 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
18 82 (1.29%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 480 (7.55%) SLA
2 152 (2.39%) QA
3 130 (2.04%) PCI DSS
4 125 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 51 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 25 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 22 (0.35%) GPG13
8 19 (0.30%) COBIT
9 7 (0.11%) HL7
9 7 (0.11%) ISO 9000
9 7 (0.11%) ISO 8583
10 5 (0.079%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 5 (0.079%) DICOM
11 4 (0.063%) GMP
11 4 (0.063%) BS7799
11 4 (0.063%) IEC 61508
11 4 (0.063%) DO-178B
12 3 (0.047%) JTAG
13 2 (0.031%) BS25999
System Software
1 2146 (33.75%) Active Directory
2 1403 (22.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 548 (8.62%) Hyper-V
4 486 (7.64%) vSphere
5 265 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 221 (3.48%) XenApp
7 191 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
8 158 (2.49%) Terminal Services
9 99 (1.56%) XenServer
10 87 (1.37%) Firmware
11 80 (1.26%) vCloud
12 74 (1.16%) KVM
13 69 (1.09%) XenDesktop
14 66 (1.04%) Xen
15 63 (0.99%) NFS
15 63 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 59 (0.93%) ISA Server
17 52 (0.82%) Snort
18 48 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
19 34 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 333 (5.24%) Puppet
2 316 (4.97%) SCCM
3 215 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
4 208 (3.27%) Nagios
5 187 (2.94%) Backup Exec
6 170 (2.67%) WSUS
7 132 (2.08%) SCOM
8 80 (1.26%) Ansible
9 74 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
10 70 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
11 61 (0.96%) FortiGate
12 54 (0.85%) ZABBIX
13 47 (0.74%) NetBackup
14 44 (0.69%) Graphite
15 43 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
15 43 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
16 42 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
17 36 (0.57%) CFEngine
17 36 (0.57%) logstash
18 35 (0.55%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2339 (36.79%) Microsoft
2 1976 (31.08%) VMware
3 1946 (30.61%) Cisco
4 814 (12.80%) Citrix
5 680 (10.70%) HP
6 534 (8.40%) Oracle
7 511 (8.04%) Red Hat
8 500 (7.86%) Juniper
9 483 (7.60%) CheckPoint
10 376 (5.91%) F5
11 265 (4.17%) Dell
12 230 (3.62%) Symantec
13 211 (3.32%) NetApp
14 186 (2.93%) IBM
15 167 (2.63%) EMC
15 167 (2.63%) SolarWinds
16 166 (2.61%) Apple
17 136 (2.14%) Avaya
18 134 (2.11%) Blue Coat
19 113 (1.78%) McAfee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension etc.
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Secretsales.com
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
East Riding
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago