The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport 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 29 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 3 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.52% 0.90% 5.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% 13.33% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 11
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £32,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
TCP/IP
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.72% 6.73% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 42
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,250 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Newport

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Newport

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Juniper
2 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) Change Control
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (20.00%) CCSA
6 2 (20.00%) JNCIP
6 2 (20.00%) Confluence
6 2 (20.00%) JUnit
6 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 2 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) CentOS
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) Korn
6 2 (20.00%) Groovy
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) TestLink
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) JMeter
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall Support
3 1 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) CentOS
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Bug Management
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Korn
1 2 (20.00%) Groovy
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CCSA
1 2 (20.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) MCSD
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) Juniper
1 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Perforce
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos