The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the M4 Corridor region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 9 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 7 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 17.50% 45.45% 28.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.89% 78.95% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 20
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 45.00% 57.58% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 31
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Dell
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) Avaya
1 5 (62.50%) Apple
1 5 (62.50%) Terminal Services
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Wireless
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) iPhone
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) UAG
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (50.00%) ADSL
2 4 (50.00%) Broadband
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 4 (50.00%) ADSL
2 4 (50.00%) Broadband
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Service Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iPhone
1 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (37.50%) DTV
3 1 (12.50%) IPTV
3 1 (12.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Terminal Services
2 4 (50.00%) UAG
3 1 (12.50%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Dell
1 5 (62.50%) Avaya
1 5 (62.50%) Apple
2 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL