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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 59 78 45
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -33
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 38 25 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.47% 2.26% 4.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.90% 10.73% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 46
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £37,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,250 £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
191 233 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.44% 21.09% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 181 196 219
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,775 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 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 4 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
Maidstone +6 8 £28,750 -32.35%
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £27,750 -
Dartford +7 2 £38,750 -
Tonbridge -4 2 £23,000 -45.88%
West Malling - 2 £45,000 -
Rochester -2 1 - -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 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 51 (57.95%) Windows
2 47 (53.41%) DNS
3 44 (50.00%) VMware
4 42 (47.73%) Firewall
4 42 (47.73%) Active Directory
5 39 (44.32%) Microsoft
6 36 (40.91%) Cisco
7 35 (39.77%) DHCP
8 33 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (36.36%) MS Exchange
10 31 (35.23%) vSphere
11 24 (27.27%) LAN
12 23 (26.14%) HP
13 22 (25.00%) Linux
14 21 (23.86%) Citrix
14 21 (23.86%) SAN
14 21 (23.86%) WAN
15 19 (21.59%) Backup Exec
16 18 (20.45%) Finance
16 18 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
16 18 (20.45%) CheckPoint
16 18 (20.45%) Symantec
17 17 (19.32%) Windows XP
17 17 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2010
17 17 (19.32%) Office 365
17 17 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2007
17 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (18.18%) Windows 8
18 16 (18.18%) MS Excel

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 32 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 18 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (15.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (13.64%) Apache
6 11 (12.50%) IIS
7 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.27%) Lync
9 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.14%) WorkSite
Applications
1 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 15 (17.05%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (53.41%) DNS
2 42 (47.73%) Firewall
3 35 (39.77%) DHCP
4 24 (27.27%) LAN
5 21 (23.86%) WAN
5 21 (23.86%) SAN
6 13 (14.77%) VPN
6 13 (14.77%) Wireless
6 13 (14.77%) VLAN
7 11 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (11.36%) NAS
8 10 (11.36%) Network Security
8 10 (11.36%) SMTP
8 10 (11.36%) VoIP
9 9 (10.23%) DMZ
9 9 (10.23%) IMAP
10 8 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
11 7 (7.95%) Ethernet
12 6 (6.82%) iSCSI
12 6 (6.82%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (20.45%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Advertising
3 4 (4.55%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 15 (17.05%) Senior Support Engineer
3 14 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (13.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) Network Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Technical Support
7 9 (10.23%) Systems Support Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) Systems Support
8 8 (9.09%) Analyst
9 7 (7.95%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (6.82%) Technical Support Engineer
10 6 (6.82%) Senior Technical Support
10 6 (6.82%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
10 6 (6.82%) Senior Technical Engineer
11 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (5.68%) Messaging Engineer
11 5 (5.68%) Security Engineer
12 4 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
12 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.23%) MAPI
2 4 (4.55%) WCF
2 4 (4.55%) WPF
3 3 (3.41%) .NET
4 1 (1.14%) Web Services
4 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.14%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (17.05%) Blackberry
3 10 (11.36%) iPhone
4 9 (10.23%) Replication
4 9 (10.23%) PDA
5 8 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (6.82%) Clustering
7 5 (5.68%) NHS
7 5 (5.68%) HACMP
8 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
8 4 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.14%) iPad
9 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 51 (57.95%) Windows
2 22 (25.00%) Linux
3 17 (19.32%) Windows XP
4 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 13 (14.77%) Mac OS
6 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (10.23%) Windows Vista
7 9 (10.23%) Android
8 6 (6.82%) UNIX
8 6 (6.82%) Solaris
9 5 (5.68%) AIX
9 5 (5.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.64%) ITIL
2 9 (10.23%) Information Security
3 7 (7.95%) BCP
3 7 (7.95%) Incident Management
3 7 (7.95%) SIEM
4 6 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (5.68%) Security Management
5 5 (5.68%) Migration
6 4 (4.55%) OOD
6 4 (4.55%) Project Management
6 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.55%) Data Security
6 4 (4.55%) UML
6 4 (4.55%) OO
6 4 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (4.55%) Image Processing
6 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.41%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (3.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.23%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.09%) VBScript
3 6 (6.82%) Perl
4 5 (5.68%) C++
4 5 (5.68%) Python
4 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.55%) SQL
5 4 (4.55%) C#
6 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) Java
7 1 (1.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (13.64%) CCNA
4 8 (9.09%) CISSP
4 8 (9.09%) MCSE
4 8 (9.09%) MCSA
5 7 (7.95%) CCNP
5 7 (7.95%) CCSA
5 7 (7.95%) Degree
6 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.68%) CCSE
6 5 (5.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.55%) CISM
7 4 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (4.55%) CCDA
7 4 (4.55%) MCITP
8 2 (2.27%) HNC
9 1 (1.14%) MCP
9 1 (1.14%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.68%) GPG13
2 5 (5.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.55%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 33 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (35.23%) vSphere
4 11 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 9 (10.23%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (5.68%) XenApp
6 5 (5.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (5.68%) NFS
6 5 (5.68%) Squid
7 4 (4.55%) Firmware
8 2 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (21.59%) Backup Exec
2 7 (7.95%) WSUS
2 7 (7.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (5.68%) Puppet
3 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.55%) Control-M
4 4 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.55%) OpenView
4 4 (4.55%) HP SIM
5 3 (3.41%) SCCM
6 2 (2.27%) SCOM
6 2 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (2.27%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (2.27%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 44 (50.00%) VMware
2 39 (44.32%) Microsoft
3 36 (40.91%) Cisco
4 23 (26.14%) HP
5 21 (23.86%) Citrix
6 18 (20.45%) CheckPoint
6 18 (20.45%) Symantec
7 12 (13.64%) Veeam
8 10 (11.36%) Websense
9 9 (10.23%) Draytek
9 9 (10.23%) Apple
10 7 (7.95%) Splunk
11 6 (6.82%) IBM
12 5 (5.68%) Veritas
12 5 (5.68%) Red Hat
12 5 (5.68%) Blue Coat
13 4 (4.55%) SolarWinds
13 4 (4.55%) LogRhythm
13 4 (4.55%) Oracle
13 4 (4.55%) Sun
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