The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 59 81 46
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -35
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 40 20 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.60% 1.75% 4.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% 8.85% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 47
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £50,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
TCP/IP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 226 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.74% 19.81% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 194 202 241
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Kent

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Kent

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +11 12 £27,500 -35.29%
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £27,750 - 1
Stansted - 4 £30,000 -
Tonbridge -7 2 £23,000 -45.88%
Dartford +5 1 £35,000 -
Chatham - 1 £55,000 - 1
West Malling - 1 £37,500 - 1
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 55 (59.78%) Windows
2 50 (54.35%) DNS
3 45 (48.91%) VMware
4 44 (47.83%) Firewall
5 42 (45.65%) Active Directory
6 37 (40.22%) Cisco
7 36 (39.13%) DHCP
8 32 (34.78%) Microsoft
9 31 (33.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (31.52%) LAN
10 29 (31.52%) MS Exchange
11 26 (28.26%) WAN
11 26 (28.26%) vSphere
12 25 (27.17%) Linux
13 24 (26.09%) Citrix
14 23 (25.00%) HP
15 22 (23.91%) CheckPoint
16 21 (22.83%) Symantec
16 21 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (21.74%) Windows XP
18 19 (20.65%) Finance
18 19 (20.65%) Windows 8
18 19 (20.65%) Exchange Server 2003
19 18 (19.57%) SAN
20 17 (18.48%) Blackberry
20 17 (18.48%) Backup Exec
21 16 (17.39%) Mac OS
21 16 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 16 (17.39%) MS Office
22 15 (16.30%) Cisco ASA

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 29 (31.52%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (15.22%) Apache
5 13 (14.13%) IIS
6 12 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.09%) Lync
7 1 (1.09%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (17.39%) MS Office
2 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.26%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (54.35%) DNS
2 44 (47.83%) Firewall
3 36 (39.13%) DHCP
4 29 (31.52%) LAN
5 26 (28.26%) WAN
6 18 (19.57%) SAN
7 15 (16.30%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (14.13%) VPN
8 13 (14.13%) Wireless
9 12 (13.04%) VLAN
10 11 (11.96%) SMTP
11 10 (10.87%) DMZ
11 10 (10.87%) IMAP
11 10 (10.87%) Network Security
11 10 (10.87%) NAS
12 9 (9.78%) Ethernet
13 8 (8.70%) VoIP
13 8 (8.70%) LDAP
14 7 (7.61%) Structured Cabling
15 5 (5.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 19 (20.65%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Advertising
3 6 (6.52%) Banking
4 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.35%) Retail
5 4 (4.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) Back Office
6 1 (1.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (35.87%) Support Engineer
2 15 (16.30%) Senior Support Engineer
3 12 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 12 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Systems Support
4 10 (10.87%) Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) Technical Support
4 10 (10.87%) Systems Support Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.52%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Senior Technical Support
7 6 (6.52%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) IT Support
8 5 (5.43%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.87%) MAPI
2 3 (3.26%) WCF
2 3 (3.26%) WPF
3 2 (2.17%) .NET
3 2 (2.17%) Web Services
4 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (18.48%) Blackberry
3 11 (11.96%) iPhone
4 10 (10.87%) PDA
5 9 (9.78%) Replication
6 8 (8.70%) Clustering
6 8 (8.70%) HACMP
7 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
8 5 (5.43%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (4.35%) NHS
10 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
10 2 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (1.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 55 (59.78%) Windows
2 25 (27.17%) Linux
3 20 (21.74%) Windows XP
4 19 (20.65%) Windows 8
5 16 (17.39%) Mac OS
6 14 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (10.87%) Windows Vista
9 10 (10.87%) Android
10 9 (9.78%) UNIX
10 9 (9.78%) Solaris
11 8 (8.70%) AIX
11 8 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.04%) Information Security
2 9 (9.78%) SIEM
3 8 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 7 (7.61%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (7.61%) BCP
4 7 (7.61%) Project Management
5 6 (6.52%) ITIL
5 6 (6.52%) Data Security
5 6 (6.52%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (5.43%) Security Management
7 4 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (4.35%) DevOps
7 4 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.26%) Server Hardening
8 3 (3.26%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (3.26%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.26%) Image Processing
8 3 (3.26%) Network Management
8 3 (3.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.78%) Perl
1 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.70%) VBScript
2 8 (8.70%) Python
2 8 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.35%) C#
3 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.26%) C++
4 3 (3.26%) SQL
5 1 (1.09%) Java
5 1 (1.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.04%) CCNA
3 11 (11.96%) CISSP
4 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (8.70%) CCNP
6 6 (6.52%) CISM
6 6 (6.52%) CCSA
7 5 (5.43%) MCSE
8 4 (4.35%) CCDA
8 4 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (4.35%) CCSE
9 3 (3.26%) MCITP
9 3 (3.26%) Degree
9 3 (3.26%) MCSA
9 3 (3.26%) HNC
10 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.09%) MCP
11 1 (1.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.30%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.52%) GPG13
2 6 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (45.65%) Active Directory
2 31 (33.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (28.26%) vSphere
4 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 9 (9.78%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (8.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 8 (8.70%) NFS
7 6 (6.52%) Squid
8 5 (5.43%) XenApp
9 2 (2.17%) Firmware
10 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (18.48%) Backup Exec
2 8 (8.70%) Puppet
2 8 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (7.61%) WSUS
3 7 (7.61%) NetBackup
3 7 (7.61%) OpenView
4 6 (6.52%) Control-M
5 4 (4.35%) SCCM
5 4 (4.35%) HP SIM
6 2 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (2.17%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.09%) Nessus
7 1 (1.09%) SCOM
7 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 45 (48.91%) VMware
2 37 (40.22%) Cisco
3 32 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 24 (26.09%) Citrix
5 23 (25.00%) HP
6 22 (23.91%) CheckPoint
7 21 (22.83%) Symantec
8 11 (11.96%) Apple
9 10 (10.87%) Websense
9 10 (10.87%) Draytek
9 10 (10.87%) Veeam
10 9 (9.78%) Splunk
11 8 (8.70%) Veritas
12 7 (7.61%) Red Hat
12 7 (7.61%) Blue Coat
13 6 (6.52%) SolarWinds
13 6 (6.52%) IBM
14 5 (5.43%) Sun
14 5 (5.43%) Dell
14 5 (5.43%) Oracle
Kent
Maidstone And Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Salary: Band 6 £26,041 to £34,876
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Explore Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 9 days ago
Dstl Fort Halstead, Sevenoaks, Kent, South East
DSTL
Salary: Up to £27,000 depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
DSTL
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Dover
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago