The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 16 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 Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 5 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.30% 3.57% 6.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.17% 31.58% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 13
Average salary £37,000 £23,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.44% -25.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £22,750 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,250 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.04% 11.31% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 66 18 31
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
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TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Portsmouth

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) MCSE
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (55.56%) MCITP
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (50.00%) DHCP
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) CCNA
6 7 (38.89%) DNS
6 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
7 6 (33.33%) Citrix
8 5 (27.78%) SAN
8 5 (27.78%) McAfee
8 5 (27.78%) CCA
8 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (27.78%) VPN
8 5 (27.78%) MCP
8 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
8 5 (27.78%) MCSA
8 5 (27.78%) MS Office
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DHCP
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
3 7 (38.89%) DNS
4 5 (27.78%) SAN
4 5 (27.78%) VPN
5 4 (22.22%) HTTP
5 4 (22.22%) SMTP
6 3 (16.67%) Network Security
7 2 (11.11%) X.400
7 2 (11.11%) FTP
7 2 (11.11%) LAN
7 2 (11.11%) VoIP
7 2 (11.11%) WAN
7 2 (11.11%) DMZ
7 2 (11.11%) SSH
7 2 (11.11%) VLAN
8 1 (5.56%) Wireless
8 1 (5.56%) MPLS
8 1 (5.56%) OSPF
8 1 (5.56%) BGP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) IT Consultant
1 6 (33.33%) Consultant
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Support Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Field Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Field Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Support
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL
1 2 (11.11%) DNA
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Scrum
2 1 (5.56%) TDD
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.56%) Kanban
2 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
2 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
1 1 (5.56%) Python
1 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) MCSE
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (55.56%) MCITP
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (38.89%) CCNA
5 5 (27.78%) CCA
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (27.78%) MCP
5 5 (27.78%) MCSA
5 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (16.67%) CCNP
7 2 (11.11%) CISSP
7 2 (11.11%) RHCE
7 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) McAfee
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec