The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 17 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.96% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 3.13% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
TCP/IP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.54% 14.61% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 45
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +47.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in the Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Impromptu
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Security Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Websense
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5