The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 91 113 106
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 53 55 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.09% 1.68% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.54% 13.92% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 42 50
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
TCP/IP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
341 395 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.47% 12.04% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 223 245 292
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +14 30 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Glasgow +18 19 £40,000 +40.35% 2
Stirling +2 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Fife +1 1 £47,500 +102.12%
Midlothian - 1 £27,500 -
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 60 (55.05%) Firewall
2 56 (51.38%) DNS
3 49 (44.95%) Cisco
4 44 (40.37%) WAN
5 42 (38.53%) Linux
5 42 (38.53%) CheckPoint
6 41 (37.61%) Windows
7 38 (34.86%) LAN
7 38 (34.86%) DHCP
7 38 (34.86%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (31.19%) CCNP
8 34 (31.19%) MPLS
8 34 (31.19%) Finance
9 33 (30.28%) BGP
9 33 (30.28%) CCNA
10 31 (28.44%) Analytical Skills
11 30 (27.52%) EIGRP
11 30 (27.52%) Wireless
12 29 (26.61%) Active Directory
12 29 (26.61%) Network Design
13 28 (25.69%) OSPF
14 26 (23.85%) Unix
15 25 (22.94%) Data Centre
16 24 (22.02%) Fortinet
17 23 (21.10%) SAN
18 22 (20.18%) CCIE
18 22 (20.18%) SNA
18 22 (20.18%) Cisco IOS
18 22 (20.18%) High Availability
18 22 (20.18%) DMVPN

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.75%) nginx
5 2 (1.83%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.83%) IIS
5 2 (1.83%) SAS
6 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.50%) MS Office
3 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (55.05%) Firewall
2 56 (51.38%) DNS
3 44 (40.37%) WAN
4 38 (34.86%) DHCP
4 38 (34.86%) LAN
5 34 (31.19%) MPLS
6 33 (30.28%) BGP
7 30 (27.52%) EIGRP
7 30 (27.52%) Wireless
8 28 (25.69%) OSPF
9 23 (21.10%) SAN
10 22 (20.18%) Cisco IOS
10 22 (20.18%) DMVPN
10 22 (20.18%) SNA
11 16 (14.68%) VoIP
12 14 (12.84%) Ethernet
12 14 (12.84%) Internet
13 13 (11.93%) HTTP
14 12 (11.01%) VPN
15 11 (10.09%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.75%) Informix
3 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.83%) Big Data
4 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.83%) Parquet
5 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.92%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.92%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.92%) Robot Framework
1 1 (0.92%) Selenium
1 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (31.19%) Finance
2 11 (10.09%) French Language
2 11 (10.09%) German Language
2 11 (10.09%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.83%) Banking
3 2 (1.83%) Law
3 2 (1.83%) Legal
3 2 (1.83%) Publishing
3 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.92%) Back Office
4 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Local Government
4 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (21.10%) Consultant
2 22 (20.18%) Data Consultant
2 22 (20.18%) Network Consultant
3 21 (19.27%) Analyst
4 17 (15.60%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) Field Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) Field Support Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Technical Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) Unix Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.34%) Network Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Service Desk Engineer
11 5 (4.59%) IT Engineer
12 4 (3.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 4 (3.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 4 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 4 (3.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.67%) .NET
2 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.75%) HTML
2 3 (2.75%) LAMP
3 2 (1.83%) Apache Flex
3 2 (1.83%) CGI
3 2 (1.83%) Ext JS
3 2 (1.83%) GWT
3 2 (1.83%) ISPF
3 2 (1.83%) Kafka
3 2 (1.83%) REST
3 2 (1.83%) Silverlight
3 2 (1.83%) SOAP
3 2 (1.83%) XML
4 1 (0.92%) Middleware
4 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.44%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (22.94%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.75%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.83%) Clustering
5 2 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.83%) PKI
5 2 (1.83%) RIA
5 2 (1.83%) VSAM
6 1 (0.92%) DataPower
6 1 (0.92%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (38.53%) Linux
2 41 (37.61%) Windows
3 26 (23.85%) Unix
4 16 (14.68%) Windows Server
5 15 (13.76%) Solaris
6 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (10.09%) AIX
7 11 (10.09%) Windows 7
8 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (8.26%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (1.83%) zOS
12 1 (0.92%) CentOS
12 1 (0.92%) Debian
12 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.92%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) Network Design
2 22 (20.18%) High Availability
3 16 (14.68%) Service Delivery
4 11 (10.09%) Load Balancing
4 11 (10.09%) Presales
5 10 (9.17%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (5.50%) Anomaly Detection
6 6 (5.50%) ITIL
7 5 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.67%) DevOps
8 4 (3.67%) Information Security
8 4 (3.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.75%) Coaching
9 3 (2.75%) Email Filtering
9 3 (2.75%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.75%) Line Management
9 3 (2.75%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.75%) Open Source
9 3 (2.75%) Scrum
9 3 (2.75%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.93%) Perl
2 9 (8.26%) Korn
2 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.34%) SQL
4 7 (6.42%) Python
5 5 (4.59%) C++
5 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.59%) Ruby
5 5 (4.59%) VBScript
6 4 (3.67%) C
6 4 (3.67%) Java
7 3 (2.75%) C#
8 2 (1.83%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.83%) Erlang
8 2 (1.83%) JCL
8 2 (1.83%) Lua
8 2 (1.83%) REXX
8 2 (1.83%) Smalltalk
9 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (34.86%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (31.19%) CCNP
3 33 (30.28%) CCNA
4 22 (20.18%) CCIE
5 14 (12.84%) SC Cleared
5 14 (12.84%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.59%) ISEB
6 5 (4.59%) ISTQB
7 4 (3.67%) Degree
8 3 (2.75%) CISSP
8 3 (2.75%) GCIH
8 3 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.83%) GCIA
10 1 (0.92%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.92%) CCSA
10 1 (0.92%) CCSE
10 1 (0.92%) CEH
10 1 (0.92%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (26.61%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.17%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.26%) Sendmail
5 5 (4.59%) Firmware
5 5 (4.59%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (3.67%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.83%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 2 (1.83%) RACF
7 2 (1.83%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.92%) iptables
8 1 (0.92%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (11.01%) SCCM
2 4 (3.67%) SCOM
3 3 (2.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.83%) Fluentd
4 2 (1.83%) Nagios
4 2 (1.83%) Nessus
4 2 (1.83%) QRadar
5 1 (0.92%) Ansible
5 1 (0.92%) cPanel
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 49 (44.95%) Cisco
2 42 (38.53%) CheckPoint
3 24 (22.02%) Fortinet
4 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
5 17 (15.60%) Oracle
6 14 (12.84%) VMware
7 13 (11.93%) F5
7 13 (11.93%) Sun
8 12 (11.01%) IBM
9 11 (10.09%) Blue Coat
9 11 (10.09%) Juniper
9 11 (10.09%) Kaspersky
9 11 (10.09%) Trend Micro
10 8 (7.34%) HP
11 7 (6.42%) Citrix
12 5 (4.59%) ServiceNow
13 3 (2.75%) EMC
13 3 (2.75%) Meraki
13 3 (2.75%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.75%) Sophos
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