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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 21 24 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 3 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.66% 1.05% 13.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 20.00% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 17
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
19 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 23.17% 5.26% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 29
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) XenApp
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (44.44%) Supplier Management
4 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) MCSE
4 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) MCSA
5 3 (33.33%) MCP
5 3 (33.33%) CRM
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) Websense
5 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) PABX
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Support Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (77.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Operations Support Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Supplier Management
2 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
2 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 3 (33.33%) MCP
4 1 (11.11%) MCITP
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) HNC
4 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) XenApp
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Websense