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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 125 118 113
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 37 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 1.58% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.89% 12.92% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 43
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
374 449 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.81% 12.21% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 254 292 224
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2015.

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 2015. 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 -9 13 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Glasgow +4 9 £36,250 -12.12% 3
Stirling +1 7 £55,000 +15.78%
West Lothian - 6 - - 1
Aberdeen +10 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Dundee -1 1 £19,000 -45.71% 1
Highlands -1 1 £42,500 -
Falkirk - 1 £27,500 -
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 36 (41.38%) Firewall
2 35 (40.23%) DNS
3 34 (39.08%) Windows
4 33 (37.93%) Cisco
5 30 (34.48%) Linux
6 23 (26.44%) WAN
7 19 (21.84%) Degree
8 18 (20.69%) Finance
9 17 (19.54%) LAN
10 15 (17.24%) UNIX
10 15 (17.24%) Computer Science
11 14 (16.09%) SMTP
12 13 (14.94%) DHCP
12 13 (14.94%) SSL
12 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
12 13 (14.94%) Active Directory
12 13 (14.94%) VPN
13 12 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (13.79%) BGP
13 12 (13.79%) SQL
14 11 (12.64%) C++
14 11 (12.64%) Oracle
14 11 (12.64%) HTTP
14 11 (12.64%) OSPF
15 10 (11.49%) CheckPoint
15 10 (11.49%) LDAP
15 10 (11.49%) MS Exchange
15 10 (11.49%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (11.49%) Banking
16 9 (10.34%) Telecoms

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (11.49%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.05%) CICS
2 7 (8.05%) IIS
3 4 (4.60%) Apache
4 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.30%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.15%) nginx
6 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (41.38%) Firewall
2 35 (40.23%) DNS
3 23 (26.44%) WAN
4 17 (19.54%) LAN
5 14 (16.09%) SMTP
6 13 (14.94%) DHCP
6 13 (14.94%) SSL
6 13 (14.94%) VPN
7 12 (13.79%) BGP
8 11 (12.64%) OSPF
8 11 (12.64%) HTTP
9 10 (11.49%) LDAP
9 10 (11.49%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (10.34%) VLAN
10 9 (10.34%) Internet
11 8 (9.20%) MPLS
11 8 (9.20%) Wireshark
11 8 (9.20%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (8.05%) Network Security
12 7 (8.05%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.75%) DB2
4 4 (4.60%) Big Data
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.45%) SQLPlus
6 2 (2.30%) MySQL
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.15%) SQLite
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Subversion
1 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.30%) Mocha
2 2 (2.30%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.15%) CodeWarrior
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Banking
3 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.05%) Retail
5 5 (5.75%) Multimedia
6 4 (4.60%) Back Office
7 3 (3.45%) Electronics
7 3 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.30%) Billing
9 1 (1.15%) Local Government
9 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Network Engineer
2 7 (8.05%) Analyst
2 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
3 6 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (6.90%) Network Analyst
4 5 (5.75%) Administrator
4 5 (5.75%) Design Engineer
4 5 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (5.75%) Support Engineer
4 5 (5.75%) Technical Leader
4 5 (5.75%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (4.60%) Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Network Technician
6 3 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (3.45%) DBA
6 3 (3.45%) Security Specialist
6 3 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (3.45%) Email Specialist
7 2 (2.30%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) .NET
2 5 (5.75%) Web Services
3 4 (4.60%) X-Windows
4 3 (3.45%) Middleware
5 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.30%) WinForms
5 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.30%) WCF
5 2 (2.30%) LINQ
5 2 (2.30%) jQuery
5 2 (2.30%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.30%) REST
5 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.30%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.15%) HTML5
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.05%) Mainframe
4 6 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.75%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (4.60%) Device Driver
6 4 (4.60%) Replication
6 4 (4.60%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.30%) SCADA
7 2 (2.30%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.15%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.15%) Clustering
8 1 (1.15%) PKI
8 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.08%) Windows
2 30 (34.48%) Linux
3 15 (17.24%) UNIX
4 5 (5.75%) zOS
4 5 (5.75%) Solaris
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.45%) Android
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.45%) CentOS
6 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.45%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.15%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.34%) ITIL
1 9 (10.34%) Software Engineering
2 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (8.05%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (8.05%) Network Management
3 6 (6.90%) Network Design
3 6 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (6.90%) Change Management
3 6 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.60%) OO
5 4 (4.60%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (3.45%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.45%) SIEM
6 3 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.30%) Release Management
7 2 (2.30%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.30%) Test Automation
7 2 (2.30%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) SQL
2 11 (12.64%) C++
3 9 (10.34%) C
4 8 (9.20%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.05%) C#
5 7 (8.05%) Python
6 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.60%) Perl
7 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.30%) JCL
8 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.30%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.30%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.30%) Tcl
8 2 (2.30%) PHP
8 2 (2.30%) Java
9 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.15%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.15%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (21.84%) Degree
2 12 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (9.20%) CCNP
4 6 (6.90%) CCNA
5 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.45%) HND
7 2 (2.30%) MCSE
7 2 (2.30%) MCITP
8 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
1 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (14.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.75%) RACF
3 5 (5.75%) ACF2
4 4 (4.60%) NFS
4 4 (4.60%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.45%) XenApp
5 3 (3.45%) vSphere
6 2 (2.30%) Samba
6 2 (2.30%) Xen
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.15%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.15%) pfSense
7 1 (1.15%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) SCCM
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
1 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.75%) zSecure
2 4 (4.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (4.60%) Nagios
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.30%) Iperf
5 1 (1.15%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.15%) OPNET
5 1 (1.15%) HP NNM
5 1 (1.15%) WSUS
5 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (37.93%) Cisco
2 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.64%) Oracle
4 10 (11.49%) CheckPoint
5 9 (10.34%) VMware
6 8 (9.20%) Blue Coat
6 8 (9.20%) F5
7 7 (8.05%) Juniper
8 6 (6.90%) HP
8 6 (6.90%) Citrix
9 5 (5.75%) IBM
10 4 (4.60%) Veritas
10 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.60%) Draytek
11 3 (3.45%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.45%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.30%) Hyland
12 2 (2.30%) Symantec
12 2 (2.30%) Sun
12 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
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