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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 66 70 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -40
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 44 36 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.73% 2.90% 7.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.54% 18.37% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 46
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £28,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -1.33%
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
266 196 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.56% 15.77% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 236 174 161
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £66,000 £60,000
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 27 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 +24 14 £32,500 -27.77% 4
Dartford -20 4 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Tunbridge Wells +10 2 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Stansted - 2 £23,750 -
Dover - 1 £62,500 -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (78.57%) Windows
2 32 (45.71%) VMware
3 30 (42.86%) DNS
4 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
5 26 (37.14%) Degree
6 24 (34.29%) DHCP
7 22 (31.43%) Cisco
7 22 (31.43%) Citrix
7 22 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (30.00%) Firewall
9 20 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 19 (27.14%) OO
11 18 (25.71%) MS Exchange
11 18 (25.71%) LAN
11 18 (25.71%) WAN
12 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
12 17 (24.29%) OOD
12 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
13 16 (22.86%) vSphere
14 15 (21.43%) Backup Exec
14 15 (21.43%) Symantec
15 14 (20.00%) Linux
16 13 (18.57%) VBScript
16 13 (18.57%) BCP
16 13 (18.57%) Finance
16 13 (18.57%) PowerShell
16 13 (18.57%) WSUS
16 13 (18.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
18 10 (14.29%) SQL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 18 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (4.29%) Apache
4 2 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 30 (42.86%) DNS
2 24 (34.29%) DHCP
3 21 (30.00%) Firewall
4 18 (25.71%) LAN
4 18 (25.71%) WAN
5 8 (11.43%) SAN
5 8 (11.43%) VPN
6 6 (8.57%) IP Telephony
7 5 (7.14%) Network Security
7 5 (7.14%) HTTP
8 4 (5.71%) VoIP
8 4 (5.71%) ADSL
8 4 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.71%) Wireless
9 3 (4.29%) LDAP
10 2 (2.86%) SMTP
10 2 (2.86%) SNMP
10 2 (2.86%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.86%) SSL
10 2 (2.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.43%) WebLOAD
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Advertising
3 7 (10.00%) Electronics
4 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.71%) Marketing
5 3 (4.29%) Banking
5 3 (4.29%) Retail
6 2 (2.86%) Legal
6 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Developer
1 14 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 12 (17.14%) Support Supervisor
3 8 (11.43%) Software Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.86%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) WCF
1 10 (14.29%) WPF
2 8 (11.43%) Web Services
3 7 (10.00%) .NET
4 6 (8.57%) CSS
4 6 (8.57%) SOAP
4 6 (8.57%) HTML
4 6 (8.57%) jQuery
4 6 (8.57%) Ext JS
4 6 (8.57%) HTML5
4 6 (8.57%) REST
4 6 (8.57%) CSS3
5 5 (7.14%) Middleware
6 4 (5.71%) Silverlight
7 2 (2.86%) MAPI
8 1 (1.43%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.29%) HACMP
4 3 (4.29%) Clustering
4 3 (4.29%) iPhone
5 2 (2.86%) Social Media
5 2 (2.86%) Streaming Media
5 2 (2.86%) PDA
5 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.86%) DTV
5 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.86%) AS400
5 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
6 1 (1.43%) iPad
6 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 55 (78.57%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (10.00%) UNIX
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.57%) Solaris
4 6 (8.57%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.14%) Windows Vista
6 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.71%) VMS
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.29%) AIX
7 3 (4.29%) Android
8 1 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.43%) CentOS
8 1 (1.43%) OS/400
8 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) OO
2 17 (24.29%) OOD
2 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
3 13 (18.57%) BCP
4 10 (14.29%) ITIL
4 10 (14.29%) UML
5 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.00%) Line Management
6 6 (8.57%) MVC
6 6 (8.57%) Network Management
7 5 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 5 (7.14%) Image Processing
7 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.14%) Release Management
7 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.14%) Security Management
7 5 (7.14%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
8 4 (5.71%) DevOps
8 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) VBScript
1 13 (18.57%) PowerShell
2 10 (14.29%) SQL
2 10 (14.29%) C#
2 10 (14.29%) C++
3 5 (7.14%) C
3 5 (7.14%) Embedded C
4 4 (5.71%) Java
4 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.71%) Perl
5 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.43%) Ruby
6 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (37.14%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) CISSP
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) MOS
3 1 (1.43%) MCP
3 1 (1.43%) MCSE
3 1 (1.43%) MCSA
3 1 (1.43%) CCNA
3 1 (1.43%) PCI QSA
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) COBIT
2 4 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.29%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.29%) SLA
4 1 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 16 (22.86%) vSphere
4 6 (8.57%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.29%) NFS
5 3 (4.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (4.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 13 (18.57%) WSUS
2 13 (18.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (5.71%) Puppet
4 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.29%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.29%) OpenView
4 3 (4.29%) Control-M
5 2 (2.86%) SCCM
6 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) VMware
2 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
3 22 (31.43%) Cisco
3 22 (31.43%) Citrix
4 15 (21.43%) Symantec
5 10 (14.29%) HP
6 9 (12.86%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.57%) Draytek
8 5 (7.14%) Sun
8 5 (7.14%) Oracle
9 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.71%) NETGEAR
10 3 (4.29%) Apple
10 3 (4.29%) Juniper
10 3 (4.29%) Veritas
10 3 (4.29%) IBM
10 3 (4.29%) Dell
11 2 (2.86%) SAP
11 2 (2.86%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone And Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago