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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 74 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 26 54 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.58% 4.87% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 23.18% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 48 20
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £45,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
221 233 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.97% 21.01% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 185 205 156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 August 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 August 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 - 2 £62,500 - 1
Tonbridge +12 1 £20,000 -
Dartford -16 1 - - 3
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) LAN
3 17 (36.96%) DNS
4 16 (34.78%) WAN
5 15 (32.61%) Cisco
5 15 (32.61%) Firewall
5 15 (32.61%) Degree
6 14 (30.43%) DHCP
7 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
8 12 (26.09%) SQL
8 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
9 11 (23.91%) SAN
9 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
9 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
9 11 (23.91%) ITIL
10 10 (21.74%) OO
10 10 (21.74%) VMware
11 9 (19.57%) Finance
12 8 (17.39%) Linux
12 8 (17.39%) MS Office
12 8 (17.39%) OOD
12 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
13 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (15.22%) HTTP
13 7 (15.22%) C#
13 7 (15.22%) Web Services
13 7 (15.22%) UML
13 7 (15.22%) HP
14 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) IIS
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.70%) Apache
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) RMDS
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) LAN
2 17 (36.96%) DNS
3 16 (34.78%) WAN
4 15 (32.61%) Firewall
5 14 (30.43%) DHCP
6 11 (23.91%) SAN
7 7 (15.22%) HTTP
8 5 (10.87%) Internet
9 4 (8.70%) Intranet
9 4 (8.70%) MPLS
9 4 (8.70%) IP Telephony
9 4 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (8.70%) VPN
9 4 (8.70%) Broadband
10 3 (6.52%) VLAN
10 3 (6.52%) Wireless
11 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
11 2 (4.35%) Network Security
11 2 (4.35%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) Ingres
4 2 (4.35%) Star Schema
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.17%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) WebLOAD
2 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Electronics
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Automotive
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Publishing
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Developer
1 9 (19.57%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Consultant
3 4 (8.70%) Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Network Manager
3 4 (8.70%) IT Support
4 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Network Support
4 3 (6.52%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (6.52%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.52%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Network Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Web Services
2 6 (13.04%) WCF
2 6 (13.04%) WPF
3 3 (6.52%) Silverlight
3 3 (6.52%) jQuery
3 3 (6.52%) Ext JS
3 3 (6.52%) HTML5
3 3 (6.52%) REST
3 3 (6.52%) CSS3
3 3 (6.52%) HTML
3 3 (6.52%) .NET
3 3 (6.52%) CSS
3 3 (6.52%) SOAP
4 2 (4.35%) XML
4 2 (4.35%) XSLT
4 2 (4.35%) Rendezvous
4 2 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
1 5 (10.87%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) E-Learning
2 4 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.35%) Open Source
3 2 (4.35%) DTV
3 2 (4.35%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.35%) HACMP
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) AS400
4 1 (2.17%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.87%) Solaris
4 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.70%) UNIX
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 2000
5 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.52%) CentOS
6 3 (6.52%) VMS
6 3 (6.52%) OS/400
7 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.35%) AIX
8 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.17%) Android
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) OO
3 8 (17.39%) OOD
3 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.22%) UML
5 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.87%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Network Management
6 5 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Capacity Management
7 4 (8.70%) Requirements Management
7 4 (8.70%) Release Management
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.70%) Security Management
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.52%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) C++
4 4 (8.70%) Perl
5 3 (6.52%) Ruby
5 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.52%) VB
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) XPath
6 2 (4.35%) C
7 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CISM
3 1 (2.17%) CCSP
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) COBIT
2 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
3 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.52%) ISA Server
4 3 (6.52%) vSphere
5 2 (4.35%) NFS
5 2 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) OpenView
2 2 (4.35%) Control-M
2 2 (4.35%) Nagios
2 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.74%) VMware
4 7 (15.22%) HP
5 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
5 5 (10.87%) Juniper
6 4 (8.70%) Blue Coat
6 4 (8.70%) Draytek
6 4 (8.70%) TippingPoint
6 4 (8.70%) NETGEAR
6 4 (8.70%) Tufin
6 4 (8.70%) F5
6 4 (8.70%) LogLogic
7 3 (6.52%) Riverbed
7 3 (6.52%) JBoss
7 3 (6.52%) Sun
8 2 (4.35%) Dell
8 2 (4.35%) IBM
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent or Surrey
Church International
Salary: Negotiable DOE + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago