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 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 23 46 30
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 21 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.05% 2.13% 6.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.59% 26.92% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £41,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,003
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.13%
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 26 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.43% 7.93% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 50 22 60
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 July 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 47 (97.92%) Windows
2 42 (87.50%) Firewall
3 40 (83.33%) DNS
4 38 (79.17%) VPN
4 38 (79.17%) SAN
5 37 (77.08%) Linux
5 37 (77.08%) Web Services
6 35 (72.92%) UNIX
6 35 (72.92%) PowerShell
7 33 (68.75%) Shell Script
8 31 (64.58%) Reverse Proxy
8 31 (64.58%) Hyper-V
9 27 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
10 26 (54.17%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (54.17%) KVM
11 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
11 25 (52.08%) DHCP
12 20 (41.67%) Cisco
13 19 (39.58%) CCNP
13 19 (39.58%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
14 18 (37.50%) MCSE
14 18 (37.50%) CCNA
14 18 (37.50%) Release Management
14 18 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (35.42%) SQL
16 15 (31.25%) Replication
16 15 (31.25%) Puppet
16 15 (31.25%) Opscode Chef

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.33%) SaaS
3 3 (6.25%) Office 365
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (87.50%) Firewall
2 40 (83.33%) DNS
3 38 (79.17%) SAN
3 38 (79.17%) VPN
4 31 (64.58%) Reverse Proxy
5 25 (52.08%) DHCP
6 6 (12.50%) WAN
6 6 (12.50%) LAN
6 6 (12.50%) Wireless
7 5 (10.42%) IPsec
7 5 (10.42%) SSH
7 5 (10.42%) SSL
7 5 (10.42%) Network Security
8 2 (4.17%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.17%) NAS
8 2 (4.17%) VoIP
8 2 (4.17%) Internet
8 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.08%) 802.11
9 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
1 18 (37.50%) Administrator
2 10 (20.83%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (10.42%) Security Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (77.08%) Web Services
2 13 (27.08%) XML
2 13 (27.08%) JSON
3 1 (2.08%) WSH
3 1 (2.08%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Replication
2 5 (10.42%) PKI
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 47 (97.92%) Windows
2 37 (77.08%) Linux
3 35 (72.92%) UNIX
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) CentOS
5 2 (4.17%) AIX
5 2 (4.17%) Solaris
5 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Android
6 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Release Management
1 18 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.58%) ITIL
5 4 (8.33%) ERP
5 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.25%) Service Management
6 3 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.25%) DevOps
7 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.17%) SOA
8 1 (2.08%) Project Management
8 1 (2.08%) Change Management
8 1 (2.08%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.08%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) PowerShell
2 33 (68.75%) Shell Script
3 17 (35.42%) SQL
4 8 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (6.25%) Perl
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
6 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) CCNP
1 19 (39.58%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (37.50%) CCNA
2 18 (37.50%) MCSE
3 8 (16.67%) Sun Certification
4 5 (10.42%) CCSA
4 5 (10.42%) CCSE
5 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.17%) MCTS
5 2 (4.17%) MCITP
5 2 (4.17%) MCP
5 2 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (64.58%) Hyper-V
2 26 (54.17%) VMware ESXi
2 26 (54.17%) KVM
3 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
4 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (31.25%) Puppet
1 15 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.17%) SCCM
2 2 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Cisco
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.75%) VMware
4 6 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 5 (10.42%) Sourcefire
6 2 (4.17%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) F5