The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 42 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 13 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.09% 5.11% 5.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.57% 16.22% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 22
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
TCP/IP
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 111 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.58% 31.53% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 64 107 107
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,331 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Luton

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Luton

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Luton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) VMware
3 21 (65.63%) SQL
4 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
4 19 (59.38%) Linux
4 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (50.00%) IIS
7 15 (46.88%) Oracle
7 15 (46.88%) DHCP
7 15 (46.88%) DNS
8 14 (43.75%) LAN
8 14 (43.75%) WAN
9 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
9 13 (40.63%) MPLS
9 13 (40.63%) Firewall
9 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (40.63%) F5
10 12 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (37.50%) BIG-IP
10 12 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
10 12 (37.50%) Incident Management
11 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
11 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (34.38%) MCSE
12 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
12 10 (31.25%) ITIL
12 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
12 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (31.25%) ITIL Certification

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 16 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) DHCP
1 15 (46.88%) DNS
2 14 (43.75%) WAN
2 14 (43.75%) LAN
3 13 (40.63%) MPLS
3 13 (40.63%) Firewall
4 12 (37.50%) BIG-IP
5 6 (18.75%) SAN
5 6 (18.75%) iSCSI
6 5 (15.63%) Wireless
6 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
6 5 (15.63%) VoIP
7 4 (12.50%) GSM
7 4 (12.50%) SMS
7 4 (12.50%) 3GPP
7 4 (12.50%) UMTS
7 4 (12.50%) Network Security
7 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (12.50%) LTE
7 4 (12.50%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Account Manager
1 6 (18.75%) Technical Account Manager
1 6 (18.75%) Technical Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Statistics
2 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.75%) Replication
4 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.13%) SecurID
5 1 (3.13%) Firmware
5 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
3 10 (31.25%) ITIL
3 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 10 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Management
5 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) MCSE
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (21.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (21.88%) Degree
3 7 (21.88%) VCP5
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) VCP4
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
3 5 (15.63%) vSphere
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (12.50%) XenApp
4 4 (12.50%) XenServer
5 3 (9.38%) VMware Server
5 3 (9.38%) VMFS
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
7 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) HP SIM
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) VMware
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle
3 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
3 13 (40.63%) F5
4 9 (28.13%) Cisco
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.00%) HP
6 6 (18.75%) Citrix
7 4 (12.50%) Dell
7 4 (12.50%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) Veritas
8 1 (3.13%) Lotus
8 1 (3.13%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) Juniper
8 1 (3.13%) CommVault
8 1 (3.13%) Symantec
8 1 (3.13%) Websense
8 1 (3.13%) BT
8 1 (3.13%) Wyse
8 1 (3.13%) 3Com