The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 28 23 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 2 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.54% 0.99% 12.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 3.85% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £40,000 £39,450
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
TCP/IP
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.38% 25.74% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 22
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +44.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Gatwick

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Gatwick

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (57.14%) HSRP
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) PPP
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) High Availability
4 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) HSRP
3 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 3 (42.86%) PPP
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Websense
4 1 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint