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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 52 91 40
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -51
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 45 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.71% 1.59% 4.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.65% 8.18% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 16 33
Average salary £33,625 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
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
229 220 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.98% 19.45% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 203 205 156
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,425 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
Maidstone +25 3 £26,000 +36.84%
Dartford -6 3 £37,500 -21.05%
Canterbury - 1 £25,000 -
Chatham - 1 £45,000 -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 63 (67.02%) Windows
2 50 (53.19%) DNS
3 47 (50.00%) VMware
4 41 (43.62%) Firewall
5 40 (42.55%) Cisco
6 39 (41.49%) DHCP
7 37 (39.36%) Microsoft
8 32 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (32.98%) Active Directory
10 30 (31.91%) Citrix
11 29 (30.85%) MS Exchange
11 29 (30.85%) LAN
12 27 (28.72%) Symantec
13 26 (27.66%) WAN
14 24 (25.53%) Backup Exec
15 23 (24.47%) Linux
16 22 (23.40%) CheckPoint
16 22 (23.40%) vSphere
17 20 (21.28%) MS Excel
18 18 (19.15%) Finance
18 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (17.02%) Windows 8
19 16 (17.02%) Cisco ASA
19 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
19 16 (17.02%) HP
19 16 (17.02%) MS Office
20 15 (15.96%) VPN
20 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2003
21 14 (14.89%) BCP
21 14 (14.89%) VBScript

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (30.85%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (12.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (9.57%) IIS
6 4 (4.26%) Apache
7 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.02%) MS Office
3 3 (3.19%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (53.19%) DNS
2 41 (43.62%) Firewall
3 39 (41.49%) DHCP
4 29 (30.85%) LAN
5 26 (27.66%) WAN
6 16 (17.02%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (15.96%) VPN
8 12 (12.77%) Network Security
8 12 (12.77%) Wireless
9 11 (11.70%) VLAN
10 10 (10.64%) IMAP
10 10 (10.64%) DMZ
10 10 (10.64%) SMTP
10 10 (10.64%) ADSL
11 9 (9.57%) VoIP
11 9 (9.57%) SAN
12 8 (8.51%) Ethernet
13 7 (7.45%) LDAP
14 5 (5.32%) Unified Communications
14 5 (5.32%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (19.15%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Advertising
3 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.32%) Electronics
5 4 (4.26%) Banking
6 3 (3.19%) Legal
7 2 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (19.15%) Support Engineer
2 15 (15.96%) Technical Support
3 13 (13.83%) Support Supervisor
4 12 (12.77%) Network Engineer
5 11 (11.70%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (10.64%) Systems Support
6 10 (10.64%) Systems Support Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Security Specialist
8 4 (4.26%) IT Security Specialist
9 3 (3.19%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Linux Consultant
9 3 (3.19%) UNIX Administrator
9 3 (3.19%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) MAPI
2 7 (7.45%) WCF
2 7 (7.45%) WPF
3 6 (6.38%) Web Services
4 4 (4.26%) .NET
5 3 (3.19%) CSS
5 3 (3.19%) SOAP
5 3 (3.19%) HTML
5 3 (3.19%) Middleware
5 3 (3.19%) jQuery
5 3 (3.19%) Ext JS
5 3 (3.19%) HTML5
5 3 (3.19%) REST
5 3 (3.19%) CSS3
6 2 (2.13%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.06%) Rendezvous
7 1 (1.06%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.77%) Blackberry
3 11 (11.70%) iPhone
4 10 (10.64%) PDA
5 7 (7.45%) HACMP
6 6 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (6.38%) Clustering
7 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.19%) Device Driver
8 2 (2.13%) Replication
8 2 (2.13%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.13%) NHS
8 2 (2.13%) Social Media
8 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.06%) iPad
9 1 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.06%) Streaming Media
9 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.06%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 63 (67.02%) Windows
2 23 (24.47%) Linux
3 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (17.02%) Windows 8
4 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (13.83%) Windows XP
6 12 (12.77%) Windows Vista
7 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (10.64%) Android
8 10 (10.64%) Windows 7
9 9 (9.57%) UNIX
9 9 (9.57%) Solaris
10 7 (7.45%) AIX
10 7 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (5.32%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (1.06%) VMS
12 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.89%) BCP
2 13 (13.83%) OO
2 13 (13.83%) Information Security
3 11 (11.70%) Software Engineering
3 11 (11.70%) OOD
4 9 (9.57%) Incident Management
5 8 (8.51%) Data Security
6 7 (7.45%) ITIL
6 7 (7.45%) UML
6 7 (7.45%) SIEM
7 6 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (6.38%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.38%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.32%) Project Management
8 5 (5.32%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (4.26%) Network Management
9 4 (4.26%) DevOps
9 4 (4.26%) Security Management
9 4 (4.26%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.89%) VBScript
1 14 (14.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.51%) C#
3 7 (7.45%) Python
3 7 (7.45%) Perl
4 6 (6.38%) SQL
4 6 (6.38%) C++
5 5 (5.32%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.19%) C
6 3 (3.19%) Java
6 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.19%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) Degree
2 12 (12.77%) CISSP
3 11 (11.70%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (11.70%) CCNA
4 7 (7.45%) CCNP
5 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.32%) CISM
5 5 (5.32%) MCSE
6 3 (3.19%) HNC
6 3 (3.19%) VCP4
7 2 (2.13%) MCSA
8 1 (1.06%) MCP
8 1 (1.06%) CCSA
8 1 (1.06%) CCSE
8 1 (1.06%) MOS
8 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.06%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.32%) GPG13
2 5 (5.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.19%) SLA
4 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (32.98%) Active Directory
3 22 (23.40%) vSphere
4 10 (10.64%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (7.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (7.45%) NFS
6 5 (5.32%) Squid
7 4 (4.26%) XenApp
8 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (25.53%) Backup Exec
2 14 (14.89%) WSUS
2 14 (14.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (7.45%) Puppet
3 7 (7.45%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.32%) OpenView
4 5 (5.32%) SCCM
4 5 (5.32%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.26%) Control-M
6 2 (2.13%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 47 (50.00%) VMware
2 40 (42.55%) Cisco
3 37 (39.36%) Microsoft
4 30 (31.91%) Citrix
5 27 (28.72%) Symantec
6 22 (23.40%) CheckPoint
7 16 (17.02%) HP
8 12 (12.77%) Apple
9 10 (10.64%) Draytek
10 7 (7.45%) SolarWinds
10 7 (7.45%) Blue Coat
10 7 (7.45%) Veritas
11 6 (6.38%) Sun
11 6 (6.38%) Oracle
11 6 (6.38%) Websense
12 5 (5.32%) Splunk
12 5 (5.32%) Red Hat
13 4 (4.26%) IBM
13 4 (4.26%) Dell
14 3 (3.19%) LANDesk
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