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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 29 24 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.75% 0.90% 11.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 4.35% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £45,000 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
23 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 17.29% 20.72% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 20
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
3 3 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) PPP
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) GIS
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
3 3 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) PPP
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent