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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 80 52
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -28
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 46 20 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.63% 1.74% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.89% 8.73% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 39
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
201 229 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.22% 19.93% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 187 206 221
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,825 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,875 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +13 10 £28,750 -32.35%
Stansted - 7 £30,000 -
Chatham - 4 £55,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £27,750 - 1
Dartford +4 3 £27,500 -
Tonbridge -7 2 £23,000 -45.88%
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 60 (64.52%) Windows
2 51 (54.84%) DNS
3 49 (52.69%) VMware
4 46 (49.46%) Firewall
5 40 (43.01%) Cisco
6 39 (41.94%) DHCP
6 39 (41.94%) Active Directory
7 37 (39.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 35 (37.63%) Microsoft
9 32 (34.41%) MS Exchange
10 28 (30.11%) Linux
11 27 (29.03%) LAN
12 26 (27.96%) Symantec
12 26 (27.96%) vSphere
12 26 (27.96%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (25.81%) Windows 8
13 24 (25.81%) WAN
13 24 (25.81%) Citrix
13 24 (25.81%) Windows XP
14 22 (23.66%) Backup Exec
14 22 (23.66%) Exchange Server 2003
15 21 (22.58%) CheckPoint
15 21 (22.58%) MS Office
16 20 (21.51%) Blackberry
16 20 (21.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 20 (21.51%) Finance
17 18 (19.35%) HP
17 18 (19.35%) VPN
18 17 (18.28%) SAN
18 17 (18.28%) Wireless

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 (34.41%) MS Exchange
2 22 (23.66%) Exchange Server 2003
3 20 (21.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 15 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (15.05%) IIS
5 14 (15.05%) Apache
6 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (22.58%) MS Office
2 16 (17.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (54.84%) DNS
2 46 (49.46%) Firewall
3 39 (41.94%) DHCP
4 27 (29.03%) LAN
5 24 (25.81%) WAN
6 18 (19.35%) VPN
7 17 (18.28%) SAN
7 17 (18.28%) Wireless
8 16 (17.20%) VLAN
8 16 (17.20%) SMTP
9 15 (16.13%) DMZ
9 15 (16.13%) IMAP
9 15 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (10.75%) NAS
10 10 (10.75%) Network Security
11 9 (9.68%) Ethernet
12 8 (8.60%) LDAP
13 7 (7.53%) VoIP
13 7 (7.53%) ADSL
14 4 (4.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) MySQL
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 20 (21.51%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Advertising
3 6 (6.45%) Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.30%) Legal
4 4 (4.30%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Electronics
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (39.78%) Support Engineer
2 17 (18.28%) Systems Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) Systems Support
3 15 (16.13%) Senior Support Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) Systems Support Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Network Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) Technical Support
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Technical Support
9 5 (5.38%) Security Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) IT Support
9 5 (5.38%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.13%) MAPI
2 4 (4.30%) WCF
2 4 (4.30%) WPF
3 2 (2.15%) Web Services
3 2 (2.15%) .NET
4 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.08%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.08%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.96%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (21.51%) Blackberry
3 15 (16.13%) PDA
3 15 (16.13%) iPhone
4 9 (9.68%) Replication
5 8 (8.60%) HACMP
6 7 (7.53%) Clustering
7 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
8 4 (4.30%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 60 (64.52%) Windows
2 28 (30.11%) Linux
3 24 (25.81%) Windows 8
3 24 (25.81%) Windows XP
4 16 (17.20%) Mac OS
4 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (16.13%) Windows Vista
5 15 (16.13%) Android
5 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.68%) Solaris
6 9 (9.68%) UNIX
7 8 (8.60%) AIX
7 8 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (7.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.90%) Information Security
2 9 (9.68%) SIEM
3 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
4 7 (7.53%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (7.53%) BCP
4 7 (7.53%) Project Management
5 6 (6.45%) Data Security
6 5 (5.38%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.30%) UML
7 4 (4.30%) OO
7 4 (4.30%) OOD
7 4 (4.30%) Security Management
7 4 (4.30%) Image Processing
7 4 (4.30%) DevOps
7 4 (4.30%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (4.30%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (4.30%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.23%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.23%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.68%) Perl
2 8 (8.60%) Python
2 8 (8.60%) Shell Script
2 8 (8.60%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.53%) VBScript
4 5 (5.38%) C#
5 4 (4.30%) SQL
5 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.15%) C++
7 1 (1.08%) Korn
7 1 (1.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) CCNA
1 11 (11.83%) CISSP
1 11 (11.83%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.60%) CCNP
4 6 (6.45%) MCSE
4 6 (6.45%) CISM
5 4 (4.30%) CCSA
5 4 (4.30%) CCSE
5 4 (4.30%) Degree
6 3 (3.23%) MCSA
6 3 (3.23%) HNC
7 2 (2.15%) MCITP
8 1 (1.08%) MCTS
8 1 (1.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.13%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (6.45%) GPG13
2 6 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 37 (39.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (27.96%) vSphere
4 17 (18.28%) Hyper-V
5 9 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (8.60%) NFS
6 8 (8.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (8.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (6.45%) Squid
8 5 (5.38%) XenApp
9 1 (1.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (23.66%) Backup Exec
2 8 (8.60%) Puppet
2 8 (8.60%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.53%) NetBackup
3 7 (7.53%) WSUS
3 7 (7.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (7.53%) OpenView
4 6 (6.45%) Control-M
5 4 (4.30%) HP SIM
5 4 (4.30%) SCCM
6 1 (1.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 49 (52.69%) VMware
2 40 (43.01%) Cisco
3 35 (37.63%) Microsoft
4 26 (27.96%) Symantec
5 24 (25.81%) Citrix
6 21 (22.58%) CheckPoint
7 18 (19.35%) HP
8 16 (17.20%) Apple
9 15 (16.13%) Draytek
10 9 (9.68%) Veeam
10 9 (9.68%) Splunk
10 9 (9.68%) Websense
11 8 (8.60%) Veritas
11 8 (8.60%) Blue Coat
12 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
13 5 (5.38%) SolarWinds
13 5 (5.38%) Oracle
13 5 (5.38%) Sun
14 4 (4.30%) IBM
14 4 (4.30%) Dell
Ashford, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + on call
Posted: 24 days ago