The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 35 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 27 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.71% 4.90% 5.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.26% 18.75% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 15
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 80 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.43% 26.14% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 68 56
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
TCP/IP
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TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Ipswich

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 51 (94.44%) Linux
2 49 (90.74%) UNIX
3 34 (62.96%) Windows
4 33 (61.11%) Firewall
5 31 (57.41%) Web Services
6 30 (55.56%) DNS
7 29 (53.70%) SAN
7 29 (53.70%) PowerShell
8 28 (51.85%) Hyper-V
9 27 (50.00%) VPN
9 27 (50.00%) Shell Script
10 26 (48.15%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (48.15%) KVM
10 26 (48.15%) Reverse Proxy
11 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
12 23 (42.59%) Amazon AWS
13 22 (40.74%) Perl
14 20 (37.04%) Python
14 20 (37.04%) Change Management
14 20 (37.04%) DHCP
15 18 (33.33%) Project Planning
16 17 (31.48%) Release Management
16 17 (31.48%) Performance Tuning
17 16 (29.63%) Degree
17 16 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (27.78%) CCNP
18 15 (27.78%) CCNA
18 15 (27.78%) Cisco
18 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (27.78%) MCSE

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 15 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.56%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.70%) Resin
3 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (42.59%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) SaaS
3 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (61.11%) Firewall
2 30 (55.56%) DNS
3 29 (53.70%) SAN
4 27 (50.00%) VPN
5 26 (48.15%) Reverse Proxy
6 20 (37.04%) DHCP
7 8 (14.81%) IPv4
7 8 (14.81%) IPv6
8 3 (5.56%) LAN
8 3 (5.56%) WAN
9 2 (3.70%) Internet
9 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Systems Administrator
1 22 (40.74%) Administrator
2 15 (27.78%) Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) C Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (12.96%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
6 6 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Architect
8 1 (1.85%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (57.41%) Web Services
2 8 (14.81%) XML
2 8 (14.81%) JSON
3 2 (3.70%) J2EE
3 2 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.52%) Replication
3 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.70%) Physics
5 1 (1.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (94.44%) Linux
2 49 (90.74%) UNIX
3 34 (62.96%) Windows
4 8 (14.81%) Android
5 4 (7.41%) CentOS
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.70%) AIX
6 2 (3.70%) Solaris
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Change Management
2 18 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 17 (31.48%) Release Management
3 17 (31.48%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (25.93%) Scrum
5 12 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 12 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 12 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 11 (20.37%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (18.52%) Test Strategy
8 8 (14.81%) Multithreading
8 8 (14.81%) Software Architecture
8 8 (14.81%) Android Development
8 8 (14.81%) TDD
8 8 (14.81%) OO
9 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
10 6 (11.11%) Scalability Testing
11 5 (9.26%) ITIL
12 4 (7.41%) ERP
13 2 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) PowerShell
2 27 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 22 (40.74%) Perl
4 20 (37.04%) Python
5 12 (22.22%) Tcl
6 9 (16.67%) Java
7 8 (14.81%) PHP
7 8 (14.81%) SQL
7 8 (14.81%) C
7 8 (14.81%) C++
8 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (29.63%) Degree
2 15 (27.78%) MCSE
2 15 (27.78%) CCNP
2 15 (27.78%) CCNA
2 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.96%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 28 (51.85%) Hyper-V
2 26 (48.15%) VMware ESXi
2 26 (48.15%) KVM
3 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) Puppet
1 10 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Cisco
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.11%) Agilent
4 4 (7.41%) VMware
5 2 (3.70%) JBoss
5 2 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (1.85%) Adobe