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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 94 54
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -40
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 48 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.05% 1.57% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.87% 7.79% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 33
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
230 244 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.21% 20.12% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 202 222 175
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 27 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 27 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 - 6 £30,000 -
Dartford +4 4 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Chatham - 2 £45,000 -
Maidstone +28 1 £26,000 +36.84% 1
Canterbury - 1 £25,000 -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 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 (64.29%) Windows
2 56 (57.14%) DNS
3 48 (48.98%) VMware
4 42 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 42 (42.86%) DHCP
4 42 (42.86%) Firewall
5 41 (41.84%) Cisco
6 34 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (32.65%) Active Directory
8 31 (31.63%) MS Exchange
8 31 (31.63%) Symantec
9 28 (28.57%) Citrix
9 28 (28.57%) Linux
10 26 (26.53%) LAN
10 26 (26.53%) Backup Exec
11 25 (25.51%) vSphere
12 23 (23.47%) WAN
13 22 (22.45%) CheckPoint
13 22 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (20.41%) Finance
15 19 (19.39%) HP
15 19 (19.39%) MS Excel
16 18 (18.37%) Windows 8
17 17 (17.35%) MS Office
17 17 (17.35%) VPN
17 17 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (15.31%) Windows XP
19 15 (15.31%) Cisco ASA
19 15 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2003

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 31 (31.63%) MS Exchange
2 15 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (11.22%) IIS
6 8 (8.16%) Apache
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (19.39%) MS Excel
2 17 (17.35%) MS Office
3 3 (3.06%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (57.14%) DNS
2 42 (42.86%) DHCP
2 42 (42.86%) Firewall
3 26 (26.53%) LAN
4 23 (23.47%) WAN
5 17 (17.35%) VPN
6 15 (15.31%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (14.29%) Wireless
8 13 (13.27%) VLAN
8 13 (13.27%) SAN
9 12 (12.24%) DMZ
9 12 (12.24%) SMTP
9 12 (12.24%) IMAP
9 12 (12.24%) Network Security
10 10 (10.20%) LDAP
10 10 (10.20%) ADSL
11 9 (9.18%) VoIP
11 9 (9.18%) Ethernet
12 5 (5.10%) Unified Communications
12 5 (5.10%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 20 (20.41%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Advertising
3 7 (7.14%) Banking
4 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.10%) Electronics
6 3 (3.06%) Legal
7 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 15 (15.31%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (15.31%) Technical Support
3 13 (13.27%) Network Engineer
3 13 (13.27%) Support Supervisor
4 12 (12.24%) Systems Support Engineer
4 12 (12.24%) Systems Support
5 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Consultant
7 5 (5.10%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.06%) Administrator
9 3 (3.06%) Security Analyst
9 3 (3.06%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.24%) MAPI
2 8 (8.16%) WCF
2 8 (8.16%) WPF
3 6 (6.12%) Web Services
4 4 (4.08%) .NET
5 3 (3.06%) CSS
5 3 (3.06%) SOAP
5 3 (3.06%) HTML
5 3 (3.06%) jQuery
5 3 (3.06%) Ext JS
5 3 (3.06%) HTML5
5 3 (3.06%) REST
5 3 (3.06%) CSS3
6 2 (2.04%) Silverlight
6 2 (2.04%) Middleware
7 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.02%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.02%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 12 (12.24%) PDA
3 12 (12.24%) iPhone
4 10 (10.20%) HACMP
5 9 (9.18%) Clustering
6 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
7 5 (5.10%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (4.08%) Replication
9 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.04%) Social Media
9 2 (2.04%) Device Driver
9 2 (2.04%) NHS
9 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.02%) Streaming Media
10 1 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 63 (64.29%) Windows
2 28 (28.57%) Linux
3 18 (18.37%) Windows 8
4 17 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (15.31%) Windows XP
7 14 (14.29%) Windows Vista
8 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (12.24%) Android
9 12 (12.24%) UNIX
9 12 (12.24%) Solaris
10 10 (10.20%) AIX
10 10 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (9.18%) Windows 7
12 7 (7.14%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.29%) BCP
2 13 (13.27%) OO
3 12 (12.24%) Information Security
4 11 (11.22%) Software Engineering
4 11 (11.22%) OOD
5 8 (8.16%) UML
5 8 (8.16%) Project Management
5 8 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (8.16%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (7.14%) SIEM
6 7 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.12%) Image Processing
7 6 (6.12%) Data Security
7 6 (6.12%) DevOps
7 6 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (5.10%) ITIL
8 5 (5.10%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.06%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.06%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.29%) VBScript
1 14 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.20%) Perl
2 10 (10.20%) Python
3 9 (9.18%) C#
4 8 (8.16%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.12%) SQL
6 5 (5.10%) C++
7 3 (3.06%) Java
7 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.04%) C
8 2 (2.04%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.02%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (13.27%) Degree
2 12 (12.24%) CCNA
2 12 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (11.22%) CISSP
4 8 (8.16%) CCNP
5 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.10%) CISM
5 5 (5.10%) MCSE
6 3 (3.06%) HNC
7 2 (2.04%) MCSA
7 2 (2.04%) CCSA
7 2 (2.04%) CCSE
8 1 (1.02%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.12%) GPG13
2 6 (6.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.08%) ISO 9001
5 3 (3.06%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (32.65%) Active Directory
3 25 (25.51%) vSphere
4 13 (13.27%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 10 (10.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (10.20%) NFS
6 6 (6.12%) Squid
7 5 (5.10%) XenApp
8 4 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (26.53%) Backup Exec
2 14 (14.29%) WSUS
2 14 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 10 (10.20%) Puppet
3 10 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (8.16%) OpenView
4 8 (8.16%) NetBackup
5 7 (7.14%) Control-M
6 3 (3.06%) SCCM
6 3 (3.06%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 48 (48.98%) VMware
2 42 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 41 (41.84%) Cisco
4 31 (31.63%) Symantec
5 28 (28.57%) Citrix
6 22 (22.45%) CheckPoint
7 19 (19.39%) HP
8 13 (13.27%) Apple
9 12 (12.24%) Draytek
10 10 (10.20%) Veritas
11 8 (8.16%) Red Hat
11 8 (8.16%) Blue Coat
11 8 (8.16%) Websense
12 7 (7.14%) SolarWinds
12 7 (7.14%) Oracle
12 7 (7.14%) Sun
13 6 (6.12%) Splunk
14 5 (5.10%) IBM
14 5 (5.10%) Dell
15 4 (4.08%) Veeam
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