The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 107 109 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 60 52 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.65% 1.61% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.76% 15.38% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 53
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,300 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
436 338 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.97% 10.49% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 287 216 269
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Scotland

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Scotland

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 26 £35,000 - 4
Glasgow -10 17 £41,250 -2.94% 4
Aberdeen +9 7 £30,000 -36.84%
Fife +1 4 £31,500 +4.13% 1
Stirling - 2 £47,500 -
Highlands +5 1 - -
Lothian -1 1 £21,500 -41.89%
Midlothian - 1 £21,500 -
Dundee - 1 £35,000 - 1
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 68 (53.54%) Windows
2 47 (37.01%) Linux
3 39 (30.71%) WAN
4 36 (28.35%) Firewall
5 35 (27.56%) DNS
6 31 (24.41%) Cisco
7 29 (22.83%) VPN
8 28 (22.05%) BGP
9 26 (20.47%) OSPF
9 26 (20.47%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (19.69%) LAN
11 23 (18.11%) ITIL
12 22 (17.32%) SNMP
13 21 (16.54%) UNIX
14 19 (14.96%) ADSL
14 19 (14.96%) SQL
14 19 (14.96%) SQL Server
14 19 (14.96%) Ethernet
14 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
15 18 (14.17%) SHDSL
16 17 (13.39%) Active Directory
16 17 (13.39%) MS Excel
16 17 (13.39%) VMware
17 16 (12.60%) Information Security
17 16 (12.60%) SLA
18 15 (11.81%) DHCP
18 15 (11.81%) MS Exchange
18 15 (11.81%) Finance
18 15 (11.81%) Service Delivery
18 15 (11.81%) Management Information System

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (11.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.72%) Apache
4 4 (3.15%) CMS
4 4 (3.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.36%) IIS
6 2 (1.57%) nginx
6 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.79%) Jetty
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 17 (13.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) SaaS
1 6 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.79%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.71%) WAN
2 36 (28.35%) Firewall
3 35 (27.56%) DNS
4 29 (22.83%) VPN
5 28 (22.05%) BGP
6 26 (20.47%) OSPF
7 25 (19.69%) LAN
8 22 (17.32%) SNMP
9 19 (14.96%) ADSL
9 19 (14.96%) Ethernet
10 18 (14.17%) SHDSL
11 15 (11.81%) DHCP
12 14 (11.02%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (10.24%) HTTP
13 13 (10.24%) L2TP
14 12 (9.45%) PPP
14 12 (9.45%) MPLS
14 12 (9.45%) CHAP
15 11 (8.66%) Network Security
15 11 (8.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.72%) MySQL
2 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.15%) SQLPlus
4 4 (3.15%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) QlikView
6 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.94%) Subversion
3 4 (3.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (3.15%) Hudson
3 4 (3.15%) JIRA
3 4 (3.15%) FishEye
4 3 (2.36%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.79%) VisualWorks
6 1 (0.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (11.81%) Finance
2 7 (5.51%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.51%) Legal
3 5 (3.94%) Law
4 4 (3.15%) Banking
4 4 (3.15%) Retail
4 4 (3.15%) Electronics
4 4 (3.15%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.15%) International Banking
5 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.36%) Advertising
6 2 (1.57%) Marketing
6 2 (1.57%) German Language
7 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.79%) Turkish Language
7 1 (0.79%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.79%) French Language
7 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (21.26%) Analyst
2 17 (13.39%) Field Engineer
3 16 (12.60%) Network Engineer
4 13 (10.24%) Support Engineer
5 11 (8.66%) Administrator
6 10 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (7.87%) IT Support
7 9 (7.09%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.09%) Security Analyst
8 8 (6.30%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (6.30%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.94%) Information Specialist
10 5 (3.94%) Information Security Specialist
10 5 (3.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.94%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (3.94%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.45%) .NET
2 8 (6.30%) HTML
3 7 (5.51%) XML
4 6 (4.72%) COM
4 6 (4.72%) Web Services
5 3 (2.36%) JSP
5 3 (2.36%) SOAP
5 3 (2.36%) LAMP
6 2 (1.57%) J2EE
6 2 (1.57%) CSS
6 2 (1.57%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.57%) JSON
6 2 (1.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.79%) REST
7 1 (0.79%) WCF
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.79%) Ajax
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.79%) JGroups
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.81%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.72%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.72%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.94%) PKI
3 5 (3.94%) Clustering
4 3 (2.36%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.36%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.36%) Replication
5 2 (1.57%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) Wiki
6 1 (0.79%) Blog
6 1 (0.79%) PDA
6 1 (0.79%) Statistics
6 1 (0.79%) SCADA
6 1 (0.79%) DataPower
6 1 (0.79%) DTV
6 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 68 (53.54%) Windows
2 47 (37.01%) Linux
3 21 (16.54%) UNIX
4 12 (9.45%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.66%) Solaris
6 10 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (7.09%) Windows XP
8 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.72%) Android
9 6 (4.72%) Windows Vista
9 6 (4.72%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.94%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.94%) Windows CE
10 5 (3.94%) SUSE
11 3 (2.36%) CentOS
11 3 (2.36%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.57%) Debian
12 2 (1.57%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.11%) ITIL
2 16 (12.60%) Information Security
3 15 (11.81%) Service Delivery
4 11 (8.66%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (8.66%) Project Management
5 8 (6.30%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (5.51%) Change Control
6 7 (5.51%) Workflow
6 7 (5.51%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.72%) Change Management
7 6 (4.72%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.72%) Performance Testing
7 6 (4.72%) Capacity Management
8 5 (3.94%) ISMS
8 5 (3.94%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.94%) UML
8 5 (3.94%) Information Security Management
8 5 (3.94%) Security Management
8 5 (3.94%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.15%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.96%) SQL
2 14 (11.02%) Shell Script
3 13 (10.24%) C
3 13 (10.24%) Java
4 12 (9.45%) C#
5 11 (8.66%) C++
6 7 (5.51%) Perl
7 5 (3.94%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.94%) Python
7 5 (3.94%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.15%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.15%) Ruby
9 3 (2.36%) PHP
9 3 (2.36%) VB
10 2 (1.57%) Korn
11 1 (0.79%) sed
11 1 (0.79%) R
11 1 (0.79%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.79%) Smalltalk
11 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (20.47%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (11.81%) Degree
3 14 (11.02%) CCNA
4 12 (9.45%) CCNP
5 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.94%) CISSP
6 5 (3.94%) MCSE
6 5 (3.94%) MCP
6 5 (3.94%) CEH
7 4 (3.15%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.36%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.36%) RHCE
8 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.36%) GIAC
9 2 (1.57%) GCIA
9 2 (1.57%) GSEC
9 2 (1.57%) GCIH
9 2 (1.57%) MCSA
9 2 (1.57%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.60%) SLA
2 10 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.72%) QA
4 1 (0.79%) HL7
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (13.39%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.72%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (3.15%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.15%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (2.36%) vSphere
6 2 (1.57%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.57%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 1 (0.79%) KVM
7 1 (0.79%) Squid
7 1 (0.79%) Xen
7 1 (0.79%) Postfix
7 1 (0.79%) XenApp
7 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.79%) Gluster
7 1 (0.79%) Openswan
7 1 (0.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (7.87%) Puppet
2 9 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.72%) Nagios
4 4 (3.15%) Data Guard
4 4 (3.15%) ZABBIX
4 4 (3.15%) Ansible
5 3 (2.36%) Salt
5 3 (2.36%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.57%) HP NNM
6 2 (1.57%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.57%) Cacti
6 2 (1.57%) Munin
7 1 (0.79%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.79%) SCCM
7 1 (0.79%) WSUS
7 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.79%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (24.41%) Cisco
2 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.39%) VMware
4 13 (10.24%) Citrix
5 11 (8.66%) Red Hat
5 11 (8.66%) Oracle
6 7 (5.51%) Veritas
7 4 (3.15%) Motorola
7 4 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.15%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.15%) New Relic
8 3 (2.36%) F5
8 3 (2.36%) SaltStack
8 3 (2.36%) HP
8 3 (2.36%) Juniper
8 3 (2.36%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.57%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.57%) Websense
9 2 (1.57%) Remedy
9 2 (1.57%) McAfee
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