The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 37 24 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 14 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.62% 8.92% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.95% 45.28% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 7
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
TCP/IP
Suffolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 53 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.13% 19.70% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 58
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +53.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Linux
3 23 (74.19%) UNIX
3 23 (74.19%) DNS
4 21 (67.74%) VPN
5 18 (58.06%) XML
5 18 (58.06%) SQL
6 17 (54.84%) SAN
6 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
7 16 (51.61%) Firewall
7 16 (51.61%) JSON
7 16 (51.61%) Web Services
8 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
9 11 (35.48%) Puppet
9 11 (35.48%) ITIL
9 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
9 11 (35.48%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
10 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (29.03%) Replication
11 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
12 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (22.58%) Reverse Proxy
12 7 (22.58%) Java
12 7 (22.58%) DHCP
13 6 (19.35%) Service Management
13 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
13 6 (19.35%) Information Security
13 6 (19.35%) VMware
14 5 (16.13%) TOGAF

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.90%) SaaS
4 2 (6.45%) PaaS
4 2 (6.45%) IaaS
4 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) DNS
2 21 (67.74%) VPN
3 17 (54.84%) SAN
4 16 (51.61%) Firewall
5 7 (22.58%) Reverse Proxy
5 7 (22.58%) DHCP
6 4 (12.90%) SSL
6 4 (12.90%) LAN
6 4 (12.90%) WAN
6 4 (12.90%) Wireless
6 4 (12.90%) IPsec
6 4 (12.90%) Network Security
6 4 (12.90%) SSH
7 3 (9.68%) SMTP
7 3 (9.68%) VoIP
7 3 (9.68%) FTP
7 3 (9.68%) HTTP
8 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Security Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) IT Support
3 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Service Support Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) XML
2 16 (51.61%) JSON
2 16 (51.61%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Replication
2 5 (16.13%) Open Source
3 4 (12.90%) PKI
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Linux
3 23 (74.19%) UNIX
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Service Management
2 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
2 6 (19.35%) Information Security
3 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
4 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
5 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
3 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
4 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
5 7 (22.58%) Java
6 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.68%) Python
8 1 (3.23%) Tcl
8 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Sun Certification
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (12.90%) CCSE
2 4 (12.90%) CCSA
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) vCloud
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) KVM
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Puppet
1 11 (35.48%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.90%) Sourcefire
4 3 (9.68%) Symantec
4 3 (9.68%) NetApp
4 3 (9.68%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Siemens
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco