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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 52 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 2 5 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.51% 1.27% 6.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 5.68% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 26
Average salary £43,750 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.13% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £19,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
38 88 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 9.64% 22.28% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 85 105
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £37,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) SaaS
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (37.50%) VCP5
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Lumesse
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) CCDP
6 1 (12.50%) FTP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) SSH
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) HSRP
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (12.50%) RIP
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (37.50%) VCP5
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCSA
3 1 (12.50%) CCSE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Lumesse
5 1 (12.50%) Mitel
5 1 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper