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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 65 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 28 49 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.82% 4.52% 3.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 25.39% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 45 28
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.35% -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
238 193 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.97% 17.82% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 196 164 156
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Dover - 3 £62,500 -
Dartford -11 2 - - 2
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 31 (65.96%) Windows
2 19 (40.43%) LAN
2 19 (40.43%) WAN
3 18 (38.30%) Degree
4 17 (36.17%) DNS
5 16 (34.04%) Cisco
5 16 (34.04%) Firewall
6 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
6 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
7 13 (27.66%) OO
7 13 (27.66%) DHCP
7 13 (27.66%) VMware
7 13 (27.66%) SAN
8 12 (25.53%) SQL
9 11 (23.40%) OOD
9 11 (23.40%) Finance
9 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
10 10 (21.28%) Linux
11 9 (19.15%) UML
11 9 (19.15%) C#
11 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
12 8 (17.02%) ITIL
12 8 (17.02%) HP
12 8 (17.02%) WCF
12 8 (17.02%) WPF
13 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
13 7 (14.89%) HTTP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (12.77%) IIS
3 5 (10.64%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) RMDS
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) LAN
1 19 (40.43%) WAN
2 17 (36.17%) DNS
3 16 (34.04%) Firewall
4 13 (27.66%) SAN
4 13 (27.66%) DHCP
5 7 (14.89%) HTTP
6 6 (12.77%) IP Telephony
7 4 (8.51%) MPLS
7 4 (8.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (8.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (8.51%) VPN
8 3 (6.38%) Wireless
8 3 (6.38%) VLAN
8 3 (6.38%) LDAP
9 2 (4.26%) Internet
9 2 (4.26%) Wireshark
9 2 (4.26%) Network Security
9 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) Ingres
4 2 (4.26%) Star Schema
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) WebLOAD
1 3 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Electronics
2 5 (10.64%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Law
4 2 (4.26%) Legal
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Advertising
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Automotive
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Network Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Network Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Network Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) WCF
1 8 (17.02%) WPF
2 4 (8.51%) .NET
3 3 (6.38%) CSS
3 3 (6.38%) SOAP
3 3 (6.38%) Web Services
3 3 (6.38%) HTML
3 3 (6.38%) Middleware
3 3 (6.38%) Silverlight
3 3 (6.38%) jQuery
3 3 (6.38%) Ext JS
3 3 (6.38%) HTML5
3 3 (6.38%) REST
3 3 (6.38%) CSS3
4 2 (4.26%) Rendezvous
4 2 (4.26%) XML
4 2 (4.26%) XSLT
5 1 (2.13%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
1 6 (12.77%) Clustering
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Device Driver
3 3 (6.38%) HACMP
4 2 (4.26%) DTV
4 2 (4.26%) AS400
4 2 (4.26%) Open Source
5 1 (2.13%) iPad
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) Streaming Media
5 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.77%) Solaris
5 5 (10.64%) UNIX
5 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.51%) VMS
7 3 (6.38%) OS/400
7 3 (6.38%) AIX
7 3 (6.38%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) OO
2 11 (23.40%) OOD
2 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
3 9 (19.15%) UML
4 8 (17.02%) ITIL
5 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.77%) Network Management
7 5 (10.64%) Capacity Management
7 5 (10.64%) Line Management
7 5 (10.64%) Security Management
7 5 (10.64%) MVC
7 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.64%) Release Management
7 5 (10.64%) Performance Management
8 4 (8.51%) Image Processing
8 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) C#
3 6 (12.77%) C++
4 5 (10.64%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) Perl
5 3 (6.38%) C
5 3 (6.38%) VB
5 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
5 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
5 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.26%) XPath
6 2 (4.26%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) CISSP
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) MOS
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) MCSA
3 1 (2.13%) PCI QSA
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) COBIT
1 5 (10.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.38%) SLA
3 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (6.38%) vSphere
4 3 (6.38%) ISA Server
4 3 (6.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.38%) OpenView
2 3 (6.38%) Control-M
2 3 (6.38%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.26%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Cisco
2 13 (27.66%) VMware
3 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.02%) HP
5 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
5 6 (12.77%) CheckPoint
6 5 (10.64%) Juniper
7 4 (8.51%) Blue Coat
7 4 (8.51%) Draytek
7 4 (8.51%) TippingPoint
7 4 (8.51%) NETGEAR
7 4 (8.51%) Tufin
7 4 (8.51%) F5
7 4 (8.51%) LogLogic
8 3 (6.38%) Riverbed
8 3 (6.38%) Veritas
8 3 (6.38%) Dell
8 3 (6.38%) Citrix
8 3 (6.38%) Sun
8 3 (6.38%) IBM
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