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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 59 74 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 39 26 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.59% 2.58% 4.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.80% 11.40% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 47
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,475 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £62,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
197 228 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.12% 22.60% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 184 185 200
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Dartford +9 7 £42,500 -
Maidstone - 2 £24,250 -
West Malling - 2 £45,000 -
Sittingbourne -2 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Rochester - 1 - -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 57 (66.28%) Windows
2 45 (52.33%) Active Directory
3 43 (50.00%) DNS
3 43 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 41 (47.67%) VMware
5 35 (40.70%) MS Exchange
6 33 (38.37%) Firewall
7 32 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (36.05%) DHCP
9 28 (32.56%) vSphere
10 27 (31.40%) Cisco
11 22 (25.58%) Citrix
12 20 (23.26%) HP
13 19 (22.09%) Linux
13 19 (22.09%) Windows 8
14 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2003
14 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2007
14 18 (20.93%) SAN
14 18 (20.93%) LAN
14 18 (20.93%) Backup Exec
15 17 (19.77%) WAN
15 17 (19.77%) Windows XP
16 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
16 16 (18.60%) Symantec
16 16 (18.60%) Degree
16 16 (18.60%) Office 365
17 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (17.44%) Blackberry
17 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (40.70%) MS Exchange
2 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (16.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (11.63%) IIS
4 10 (11.63%) Apache
5 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.49%) Lync
7 1 (1.16%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 14 (16.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (50.00%) DNS
2 33 (38.37%) Firewall
3 31 (36.05%) DHCP
4 18 (20.93%) LAN
4 18 (20.93%) SAN
5 17 (19.77%) WAN
6 13 (15.12%) VPN
7 11 (12.79%) Wireless
7 11 (12.79%) VLAN
8 9 (10.47%) NAS
8 9 (10.47%) VoIP
9 8 (9.30%) SMTP
10 7 (8.14%) DMZ
10 7 (8.14%) IMAP
10 7 (8.14%) Structured Cabling
11 6 (6.98%) iSCSI
12 5 (5.81%) Unified Communications
12 5 (5.81%) Ethernet
13 4 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (4.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Advertising
3 3 (3.49%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Support Engineer
2 13 (15.12%) Senior Support Engineer
3 12 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) Technical Support
4 10 (11.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (9.30%) Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Systems Support
6 7 (8.14%) Systems Support Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) IT Support
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Technical Support
7 6 (6.98%) Messaging Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Design Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) MAPI
1 7 (8.14%) WCF
1 7 (8.14%) WPF
2 6 (6.98%) .NET
3 3 (3.49%) Web Services
3 3 (3.49%) Middleware
4 2 (2.33%) HTML
4 2 (2.33%) CSS
4 2 (2.33%) SOAP
4 2 (2.33%) jQuery
4 2 (2.33%) Ext JS
4 2 (2.33%) HTML5
4 2 (2.33%) REST
4 2 (2.33%) CSS3
5 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.16%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Blackberry
2 13 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.30%) iPhone
4 7 (8.14%) Replication
4 7 (8.14%) PDA
4 7 (8.14%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (6.98%) Clustering
6 5 (5.81%) NHS
7 4 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (3.49%) HACMP
8 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.33%) Streaming Media
10 1 (1.16%) iPad
10 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 57 (66.28%) Windows
2 19 (22.09%) Linux
2 19 (22.09%) Windows 8
3 17 (19.77%) Windows XP
4 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (13.95%) Mac OS
6 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (9.30%) Windows Vista
9 7 (8.14%) Android
10 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
10 5 (5.81%) UNIX
11 4 (4.65%) Solaris
12 3 (3.49%) AIX
12 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) ITIL
2 12 (13.95%) OO
3 9 (10.47%) OOD
3 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
4 8 (9.30%) BCP
5 7 (8.14%) UML
5 7 (8.14%) Migration
5 7 (8.14%) Image Processing
6 5 (5.81%) SIEM
6 5 (5.81%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (4.65%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.65%) Security Management
7 4 (4.65%) Project Management
7 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.49%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.49%) Information Security
8 3 (3.49%) OOP
8 3 (3.49%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.30%) C++
2 8 (9.30%) VBScript
3 7 (8.14%) SQL
3 7 (8.14%) C#
4 4 (4.65%) Perl
4 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.49%) Python
6 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.16%) Java
7 1 (1.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Degree
2 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (10.47%) CCNA
4 9 (10.47%) MCSE
4 9 (10.47%) MCSA
5 7 (8.14%) CCSA
6 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.98%) MCITP
7 5 (5.81%) CCSE
7 5 (5.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (4.65%) CCDA
9 3 (3.49%) CISSP
9 3 (3.49%) CCNP
10 2 (2.33%) MCP
10 2 (2.33%) MCTS
11 1 (1.16%) CCENT
11 1 (1.16%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.98%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.33%) GPG13
3 2 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (52.33%) Active Directory
2 32 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (32.56%) vSphere
4 10 (11.63%) Hyper-V
5 7 (8.14%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.65%) XenApp
6 4 (4.65%) Firmware
7 3 (3.49%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (3.49%) NFS
8 2 (2.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 18 (20.93%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.14%) WSUS
2 7 (8.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (3.49%) SCOM
3 3 (3.49%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.49%) HP SIM
3 3 (3.49%) Puppet
3 3 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.49%) OpenView
3 3 (3.49%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (3.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.49%) Control-M
3 3 (3.49%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.33%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.16%) SCCM
5 1 (1.16%) Nessus
Vendors
1 43 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 41 (47.67%) VMware
3 27 (31.40%) Cisco
4 22 (25.58%) Citrix
5 20 (23.26%) HP
6 16 (18.60%) Symantec
7 11 (12.79%) CheckPoint
8 10 (11.63%) Veeam
9 8 (9.30%) Websense
10 7 (8.14%) Apple
10 7 (8.14%) Draytek
11 5 (5.81%) Splunk
11 5 (5.81%) IBM
12 4 (4.65%) McAfee
12 4 (4.65%) LogRhythm
13 3 (3.49%) MobileIron
13 3 (3.49%) SonicWALL
13 3 (3.49%) Oracle
13 3 (3.49%) Avaya
13 3 (3.49%) Veritas
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