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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 105 117 130
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 48 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.61% 1.40% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.08% 11.62% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 24
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,489 £25,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,550
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
367 370 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.34% 12.02% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 224 227 281
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 +10 19 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Glasgow -5 19 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Fife +2 3 £32,500 +25.00%
East Lothian - 2 - -
Inverclyde - 2 £44,500 -
Highlands - 2 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 38 (40.86%) WAN
2 37 (39.78%) DNS
2 37 (39.78%) Windows
3 36 (38.71%) LAN
4 35 (37.63%) Firewall
5 31 (33.33%) Cisco
6 29 (31.18%) Linux
7 26 (27.96%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (26.88%) Degree
9 24 (25.81%) Finance
10 21 (22.58%) Oracle
10 21 (22.58%) DHCP
10 21 (22.58%) Data Centre
11 20 (21.51%) Unix
12 18 (19.35%) Juniper
12 18 (19.35%) CCNP
12 18 (19.35%) BGP
13 17 (18.28%) OSPF
13 17 (18.28%) HP
13 17 (18.28%) Network Design
14 16 (17.20%) CCNA
15 15 (16.13%) VoIP
15 15 (16.13%) Banking
15 15 (16.13%) Windows Server
15 15 (16.13%) High Availability
16 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
17 13 (13.98%) MPLS
17 13 (13.98%) VLAN
17 13 (13.98%) Load Balancing
18 12 (12.90%) HTTP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.38%) IIS
2 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.15%) Apache
3 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.15%) JBoss
3 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.08%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.08%) nginx
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
2 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Markit EDM
1 11 (11.83%) MultiFonds
1 11 (11.83%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) GitHub
2 1 (1.08%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (40.86%) WAN
2 37 (39.78%) DNS
3 36 (38.71%) LAN
4 35 (37.63%) Firewall
5 21 (22.58%) DHCP
6 18 (19.35%) BGP
7 17 (18.28%) OSPF
8 15 (16.13%) VoIP
9 13 (13.98%) MPLS
9 13 (13.98%) VLAN
10 12 (12.90%) HTTP
11 11 (11.83%) Internet
11 11 (11.83%) Multicast
11 11 (11.83%) SAN
11 11 (11.83%) Wireless
12 10 (10.75%) SSL
13 9 (9.68%) EIGRP
14 8 (8.60%) VPN
15 7 (7.53%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (7.53%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) MySQL
2 11 (11.83%) RDBMS
2 11 (11.83%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (2.15%) Subversion
2 1 (1.08%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.08%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.08%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.08%) Mocha
2 1 (1.08%) Robot Framework
2 1 (1.08%) Selenium
2 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (25.81%) Finance
2 15 (16.13%) Banking
3 11 (11.83%) Financial Institution
3 11 (11.83%) Investment Banking
3 11 (11.83%) Private Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Games
6 1 (1.08%) Marketing
6 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Network Engineer
2 10 (10.75%) Administrator
2 10 (10.75%) Analyst
2 10 (10.75%) Support Engineer
3 9 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (5.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (5.38%) Network Support
5 5 (5.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (5.38%) Security Analyst
5 5 (5.38%) Switch Engineer
5 5 (5.38%) Test Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (4.30%) Consultant
6 4 (4.30%) Data Consultant
6 4 (4.30%) Information Analyst
6 4 (4.30%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (4.30%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (4.30%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) CSS
1 5 (5.38%) HTML
2 4 (4.30%) Web Services
3 2 (2.15%) .NET
3 2 (2.15%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.15%) Backbone.js
3 2 (2.15%) RESTful
4 1 (1.08%) DirectX
4 1 (1.08%) Ext JS
4 1 (1.08%) jQuery
4 1 (1.08%) LAMP
4 1 (1.08%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.08%) ODBC
4 1 (1.08%) OpenCL
4 1 (1.08%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.08%) REST
4 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.83%) Grid Computing
3 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.30%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.15%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.15%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.08%) CMDB
8 1 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.08%) Replication
8 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 37 (39.78%) Windows
2 29 (31.18%) Linux
3 20 (21.51%) Unix
4 15 (16.13%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.53%) Solaris
6 5 (5.38%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.15%) Android
8 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.08%) CentOS
9 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.28%) Network Design
2 15 (16.13%) High Availability
3 13 (13.98%) Load Balancing
4 11 (11.83%) Electronic Trading
4 11 (11.83%) Investment Management
4 11 (11.83%) People Management
5 9 (9.68%) ITIL
6 7 (7.53%) Information Security
7 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.45%) Network Management
7 6 (6.45%) Process Improvement
8 5 (5.38%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.38%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (4.30%) Change Control
9 4 (4.30%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.30%) Migration
9 4 (4.30%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.68%) SQL
2 8 (8.60%) Perl
3 7 (7.53%) Python
4 6 (6.45%) Java
4 6 (6.45%) PHP
4 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.38%) C++
6 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.23%) C
7 3 (3.23%) C#
8 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.08%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.08%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 26 (27.96%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (26.88%) Degree
3 18 (19.35%) CCNP
4 16 (17.20%) CCNA
5 11 (11.83%) CCIE
6 3 (3.23%) ISEB
6 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.15%) CCDA
7 2 (2.15%) CCSP
7 2 (2.15%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.15%) JNCIE
7 2 (2.15%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.15%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.08%) CCDP
8 1 (1.08%) CISSP
8 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) COBIT
2 2 (2.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (11.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.30%) NFS
3 2 (2.15%) vSphere
4 1 (1.08%) Firmware
4 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) Samba
4 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) SCCM
2 4 (4.30%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.23%) SCOM
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.08%) Ansible
5 1 (1.08%) Capistrano
5 1 (1.08%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.08%) Iperf
5 1 (1.08%) Munin
5 1 (1.08%) Nagios
5 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.08%) PaperCut
5 1 (1.08%) Puppet
5 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (33.33%) Cisco
2 21 (22.58%) Oracle
3 18 (19.35%) Juniper
4 17 (18.28%) HP
5 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
6 11 (11.83%) Bloomberg
6 11 (11.83%) Calypso
6 11 (11.83%) Charles River
6 11 (11.83%) Fidessa
6 11 (11.83%) IBM
6 11 (11.83%) Linedata
6 11 (11.83%) Reuters
6 11 (11.83%) Sybase
7 9 (9.68%) F5
8 5 (5.38%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.38%) Dell
8 5 (5.38%) Fortinet
9 4 (4.30%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (4.30%) Intel Security
9 4 (4.30%) VMware
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