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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 2 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.58% 0.87% 3.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 4.00% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 12
Average salary £43,750 £38,000 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.13% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £24,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £47,600 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
34 75 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 9.86% 21.87% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31 73 101
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £37,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) DNS
3 9 (60.00%) DHCP
4 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (33.33%) SaaS
5 5 (33.33%) VCP5
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (26.67%) SAN
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) Network Security
7 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (20.00%) vSphere
7 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Server
7 3 (20.00%) CCNP
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) Dell
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (20.00%) Lumesse
8 2 (13.33%) HP SIM

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (6.67%) PaaS
3 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
1 9 (60.00%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) LTE
5 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) HSRP
5 1 (6.67%) xDSL
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) SecurID
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security
2 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (33.33%) VCP5
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) VCP4
4 1 (6.67%) CCSA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSE
4 1 (6.67%) CCDP
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.67%) GPG13
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Server
4 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.67%) Squid
5 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Dell
5 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (20.00%) Lumesse
6 2 (13.33%) Juniper
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) NetApp
6 2 (13.33%) Websense
6 2 (13.33%) Mitel
6 2 (13.33%) F5
7 1 (6.67%) Aruba
7 1 (6.67%) 3Com
7 1 (6.67%) BT
7 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
7 1 (6.67%) Brocade
7 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
7 1 (6.67%) Veritas