The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 19 25 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 29 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.90% 5.80% 3.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.36% 16.67% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 16
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
106 168 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.88% 34.78% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 85 133 125
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Middlesex

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Middlesex

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 25 (52.08%) C++
1 25 (52.08%) OO
1 25 (52.08%) OOD
1 25 (52.08%) Military
1 25 (52.08%) Software Engineering
2 21 (43.75%) Linux
2 21 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 15 (31.25%) Subversion
4 14 (29.17%) UML
4 14 (29.17%) Java
4 14 (29.17%) Computer Science
4 14 (29.17%) Multithreading
4 14 (29.17%) Rational Rhapsody
5 13 (27.08%) HTTP
6 12 (25.00%) Windows
6 12 (25.00%) Degree
6 12 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (22.92%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (22.92%) VMware
7 11 (22.92%) C
7 11 (22.92%) C#
7 11 (22.92%) ClearCase
7 11 (22.92%) Embedded Software Development
8 10 (20.83%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (20.83%) Threading Building Blocks
8 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
8 10 (20.83%) OOP
8 10 (20.83%) Perl
8 10 (20.83%) STL
8 10 (20.83%) DNS

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
1 7 (14.58%) Apache
2 4 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.25%) IIS
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.17%) GroupWise
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.08%) Lync
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Heroku
1 4 (8.33%) Engine Yard
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) HTTP
2 10 (20.83%) DNS
2 10 (20.83%) Firewall
3 9 (18.75%) VLAN
4 7 (14.58%) VPN
5 4 (8.33%) Wireless
5 4 (8.33%) IPsec
5 4 (8.33%) MPLS
5 4 (8.33%) OSPF
5 4 (8.33%) BGP
5 4 (8.33%) VRRP
5 4 (8.33%) DHCP
5 4 (8.33%) Ethernet
5 4 (8.33%) HSRP
5 4 (8.33%) Wireshark
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.25%) FTP
6 3 (6.25%) WAN
6 3 (6.25%) SAN
7 2 (4.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MySQL
1 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Subversion
2 14 (29.17%) Rational Rhapsody
3 11 (22.92%) ClearCase
4 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (52.08%) Military
2 4 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Software Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Administrator
7 1 (2.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.08%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.08%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.08%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.08%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) Threading Building Blocks
1 10 (20.83%) STL
2 5 (10.42%) Web Services
3 4 (8.33%) MCollective
4 2 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.83%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (10.42%) Clustering
4 4 (8.33%) Device Driver
5 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.17%) Firmware
6 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.08%) iPhone
7 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Linux
2 12 (25.00%) Windows
3 9 (18.75%) CentOS
4 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (8.33%) Debian
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.25%) UNIX
7 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.17%) SUSE
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.17%) NetWare
8 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) OO
1 25 (52.08%) OOD
1 25 (52.08%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.17%) UML
2 14 (29.17%) Multithreading
3 12 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (22.92%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (22.92%) Embedded Software Development
5 10 (20.83%) OOP
6 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.25%) Network Design
8 2 (4.17%) Logistics
9 1 (2.08%) CRM
9 1 (2.08%) Project Management
9 1 (2.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) C++
2 14 (29.17%) Java
3 11 (22.92%) C
3 11 (22.92%) C#
4 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
4 10 (20.83%) Perl
5 6 (12.50%) Python
6 4 (8.33%) Korn
6 4 (8.33%) Ruby
6 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.33%) MATLAB
7 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.33%) CCNP
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.25%) MCITP
5 2 (4.17%) MCSE
5 2 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Squid
2 4 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Novell eDirectory
3 2 (4.17%) XenServer
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.08%) Postfix
4 1 (2.08%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.08%) XenApp
4 1 (2.08%) KVM
4 1 (2.08%) NFS
4 1 (2.08%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Nagios
2 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.33%) Cobbler
2 4 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (4.17%) WSUS
3 2 (4.17%) ARCserve
3 2 (4.17%) ZENworks
3 2 (4.17%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.08%) Zenoss
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
4 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) VMware
2 7 (14.58%) Cisco
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) HP
3 6 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
4 5 (10.42%) Juniper
5 4 (8.33%) NetApp
5 4 (8.33%) ProCurve
6 3 (6.25%) Dell
6 3 (6.25%) JBoss
7 2 (4.17%) Novell
7 2 (4.17%) Sun
7 2 (4.17%) Foundry
8 1 (2.08%) Apple
8 1 (2.08%) EMC
8 1 (2.08%) Citrix
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