The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 55 77 53
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 21 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.99% 1.93% 4.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.71% 10.65% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 27
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £27,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
TCP/IP
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 169 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.11% 18.15% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 75 142 136
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Leicestershire region.

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Leicestershire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Leicester +13 13 £42,000 +10.52%
Loughborough - 4 £27,500 -
Hinckley - 2 £37,000 -
Lutterworth +16 1 £26,000 -5.45%
TCP/IP
East Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 63 (95.45%) Windows
2 60 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 56 (84.85%) VMware
3 56 (84.85%) Hyper-V
4 49 (74.24%) Microsoft
5 46 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (68.18%) Clustering
7 42 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (62.12%) IIS
9 38 (57.58%) MS Exchange
9 38 (57.58%) Dell
10 37 (56.06%) HP
11 36 (54.55%) Change Management
11 36 (54.55%) Incident Management
12 33 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 33 (50.00%) SQL Server
13 31 (46.97%) Problem Management
14 30 (45.45%) SCCM
14 30 (45.45%) PowerShell
14 30 (45.45%) Altiris
15 29 (43.94%) Data Protection
16 28 (42.42%) Linux
17 26 (39.39%) PCI DSS
17 26 (39.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 25 (37.88%) MS Excel
19 24 (36.36%) SAN
20 21 (31.82%) Firewall
21 20 (30.30%) DNS
22 19 (28.79%) SCOM

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 41 (62.12%) IIS
2 38 (57.58%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (37.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.36%) SAN
2 21 (31.82%) Firewall
3 20 (30.30%) DNS
4 9 (13.64%) DHCP
5 8 (12.12%) WAN
6 6 (9.09%) LAN
7 5 (7.58%) NAS
8 3 (4.55%) Wireless
8 3 (4.55%) Internet
9 2 (3.03%) VoIP
9 2 (3.03%) VPN
10 1 (1.52%) VLAN
10 1 (1.52%) BGP
10 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.52%) FTP
10 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Subversion
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Systems Engineer
2 19 (28.79%) Network Engineer
3 17 (25.76%) Security Engineer
4 15 (22.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 13 (19.70%) Senior Security Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Team Leader
7 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Network Team Leader
10 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Systems Manager
11 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) Analyst
12 2 (3.03%) Desktop Support
12 2 (3.03%) Service Analyst
12 2 (3.03%) 1st Line Support
12 2 (3.03%) Technical Support
12 2 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
12 2 (3.03%) Security Manager
12 2 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) Lucene
1 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (68.18%) Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (95.45%) Windows
2 45 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (42.42%) Linux
5 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.55%) UNIX
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.52%) CentOS
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) Change Management
1 36 (54.55%) Incident Management
2 33 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 31 (46.97%) Problem Management
4 29 (43.94%) Data Protection
5 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.06%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (6.06%) Information Security
7 2 (3.03%) ITIL
8 1 (1.52%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.52%) Migration
8 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.52%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.52%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (1.52%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.12%) SQL
3 1 (1.52%) Ruby
3 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) MCSE
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.61%) MCP
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.03%) CCNP
4 2 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) CCDP
5 1 (1.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (39.39%) PCI DSS
1 26 (39.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 56 (84.85%) Hyper-V
3 46 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
5 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (45.45%) SCCM
2 19 (28.79%) SCOM
3 6 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.52%) Puppet
4 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 56 (84.85%) VMware
2 49 (74.24%) Microsoft
3 38 (57.58%) Dell
4 37 (56.06%) HP
5 30 (45.45%) Altiris
6 18 (27.27%) IBM
6 18 (27.27%) EMC
7 14 (21.21%) Cisco
8 13 (19.70%) Citrix
9 1 (1.52%) hybris
9 1 (1.52%) RedPrairie
9 1 (1.52%) Remedy
9 1 (1.52%) Avaya
9 1 (1.52%) NetApp
9 1 (1.52%) SAP