The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 3 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 4 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 19.05% 2.94% 36.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 7.69% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 22
Average salary £40,000 £21,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -46.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 M4 Corridor region.

Communications & Networking Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 13 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 38.10% 38.24% 72.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 36
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £21,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the M4 Corridor region.

TCP/IP Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the M4 Corridor region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Nmap
2 4 (66.67%) CEH
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) German Language
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Nessus
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) French Language
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) AppSense
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Account Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Account Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) AppSense