The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 78 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +6
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 22 55 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.98% 5.10% 3.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.91% 20.52% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 24
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,200 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
222 268 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.96% 24.86% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 194 237 151
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
South East

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -12 5 £42,500 +41.66%
Tonbridge - 4 £42,500 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,250 -
Dartford -21 1 - -
Rochester - 1 £50,000 -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) LAN
2 20 (52.63%) DNS
3 18 (47.37%) DHCP
4 16 (42.11%) Cisco
4 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 15 (39.47%) Firewall
6 14 (36.84%) WAN
7 13 (34.21%) ITIL
8 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
9 10 (26.32%) MS Office
9 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
10 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
11 8 (21.05%) SQL
11 8 (21.05%) Finance
11 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
11 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (18.42%) SAN
13 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
13 6 (15.79%) HTTP
13 6 (15.79%) Service Management
13 6 (15.79%) VMware
13 6 (15.79%) Juniper
13 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (13.16%) F5
14 5 (13.16%) LogLogic
14 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
14 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 3 (7.89%) Apache
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Office
2 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) RMDS
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (52.63%) LAN
1 20 (52.63%) DNS
2 18 (47.37%) DHCP
3 15 (39.47%) Firewall
4 14 (36.84%) WAN
5 7 (18.42%) SAN
6 6 (15.79%) HTTP
7 5 (13.16%) VPN
7 5 (13.16%) Internet
7 5 (13.16%) MPLS
7 5 (13.16%) Wireless
7 5 (13.16%) Wireshark
7 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (13.16%) Multicast
8 4 (10.53%) Network Security
8 4 (10.53%) Intranet
8 4 (10.53%) Broadband
9 3 (7.89%) ATM
9 3 (7.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) Ingres
3 2 (5.26%) Star Schema
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) WebLOAD
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Manager
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support
4 3 (7.89%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Network Support
4 3 (7.89%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Network Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Network Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Rendezvous
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
3 3 (7.89%) WCF
3 3 (7.89%) WPF
4 2 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) XSLT
5 1 (2.63%) .NET
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) E-Learning
1 4 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) AS400
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
3 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.53%) Linux
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 2000
5 3 (7.89%) Solaris
5 3 (7.89%) OS/400
5 3 (7.89%) CentOS
6 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) UNIX
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 6 (15.79%) Service Management
4 5 (13.16%) Change Management
4 5 (13.16%) Network Architecture
5 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) UML
5 4 (10.53%) OO
5 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.53%) Logistics
5 4 (10.53%) Requirements Management
6 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.26%) OOD
7 2 (5.26%) SOA
7 2 (5.26%) RUP
7 2 (5.26%) Unified Process
7 2 (5.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) VB
4 3 (7.89%) Ruby
4 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) XPath
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) CCNA
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) CISSP
2 3 (7.89%) CCSP
2 3 (7.89%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Cisco
2 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) Juniper
3 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
4 5 (13.16%) TIBCO
4 5 (13.16%) Bloomberg
4 5 (13.16%) Radianz
4 5 (13.16%) NetScout
4 5 (13.16%) SolarWinds
4 5 (13.16%) Tufin
4 5 (13.16%) F5
4 5 (13.16%) LogLogic
4 5 (13.16%) TippingPoint
4 5 (13.16%) Tradeweb
5 4 (10.53%) Riverbed
5 4 (10.53%) HP
6 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.89%) JBoss
Kent
SPS Resourcing
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