The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 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 Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 32 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 10 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.24% 1.69% 6.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 6.25% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 21
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,003
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.13%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 48 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 23.56% 27.12% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 79
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
Gloucestershire

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Gloucester

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) qmail
4 9 (50.00%) Squid
4 9 (50.00%) QA
4 9 (50.00%) IIS
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (44.44%) Ruby
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (38.89%) DNS
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (33.33%) VMware
7 6 (33.33%) Perl
7 6 (33.33%) Apache
7 6 (33.33%) LDAP
7 6 (33.33%) SMTP
7 6 (33.33%) SNMP
8 5 (27.78%) C
8 5 (27.78%) NetApp
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco
8 5 (27.78%) NFS
8 5 (27.78%) HP
8 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
8 5 (27.78%) CentOS
8 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (27.78%) Degree

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 9 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) SMTP
2 6 (33.33%) LDAP
2 6 (33.33%) SNMP
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.56%) HTTP
5 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) STL
1 3 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) CentOS
4 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX
7 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Software Deployment
2 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.56%) System Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Android Development
3 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Ruby
2 6 (33.33%) Perl
3 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
3 5 (27.78%) C
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) Bourne shell
6 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) MCP
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) qmail
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) Squid
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) NFS
5 1 (5.56%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) Zenoss
1 1 (5.56%) YUM
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) AppSense
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) Apple