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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 114 117 112
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 45 56 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.51% 1.47% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.84% 14.18% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 30
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +8.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
380 395 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.79% 10.34% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 253 286 215
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,950 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +28 26 £40,000 +10.34% 5
Glasgow -7 11 £40,000 - 5
Fife 0 2 £28,500 -9.52%
West Lothian - 2 - -
Aberdeen +23 1 £41,000 +36.66%
Highlands -2 1 £42,500 +41.66%
Renfrewshire -4 1 £18,500 -32.72%
Stirling - 1 £57,500 - 1
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 48 (56.47%) DNS
2 44 (51.76%) Linux
3 43 (50.59%) Windows
4 31 (36.47%) Firewall
5 25 (29.41%) Cisco
6 22 (25.88%) UNIX
6 22 (25.88%) Active Directory
7 20 (23.53%) Finance
7 20 (23.53%) Degree
8 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
9 18 (21.18%) DHCP
10 17 (20.00%) WAN
10 17 (20.00%) LAN
10 17 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (18.82%) SMTP
11 16 (18.82%) Computer Science
11 16 (18.82%) VMware
12 15 (17.65%) MS Exchange
12 15 (17.65%) ITIL
13 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (15.29%) SQL
15 12 (14.12%) HTTP
15 12 (14.12%) Banking
16 11 (12.94%) Solaris
16 11 (12.94%) LDAP
17 10 (11.76%) Perl
17 10 (11.76%) CCNA
17 10 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
18 9 (10.59%) CCNP
18 9 (10.59%) SAN

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.24%) CICS
3 6 (7.06%) IIS
4 5 (5.88%) Apache
5 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.35%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.18%) nginx
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (56.47%) DNS
2 31 (36.47%) Firewall
3 18 (21.18%) DHCP
4 17 (20.00%) WAN
4 17 (20.00%) LAN
5 16 (18.82%) SMTP
6 12 (14.12%) HTTP
7 11 (12.94%) LDAP
8 9 (10.59%) SAN
9 8 (9.41%) SSL
9 8 (9.41%) VPN
10 7 (8.24%) MPLS
10 7 (8.24%) Internet
10 7 (8.24%) SNMP
10 7 (8.24%) POP3
10 7 (8.24%) VoIP
10 7 (8.24%) IMAP
11 6 (7.06%) Wireless
11 6 (7.06%) Ethernet
11 6 (7.06%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.06%) Big Data
1 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.88%) DB2
3 4 (4.71%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.71%) SQLPlus
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.18%) CodeWarrior
2 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 20 (23.53%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Banking
3 8 (9.41%) Retail
4 5 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.71%) Electronics
5 4 (4.71%) Back Office
6 3 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.53%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.35%) Advertising
8 1 (1.18%) Local Government
8 1 (1.18%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (1.18%) French Language
8 1 (1.18%) German Language
8 1 (1.18%) Japanese Language
8 1 (1.18%) Korean Language
8 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.18%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 8 (9.41%) Analyst
1 8 (9.41%) Network Engineer
2 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
2 7 (8.24%) Support Engineer
3 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 5 (5.88%) Administrator
4 5 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 4 (4.71%) Network Technician
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (4.71%) DBA
6 3 (3.53%) Email Specialist
6 3 (3.53%) Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Security Specialist
6 3 (3.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Technical Operations Manager
7 2 (2.35%) Operations Manager
7 2 (2.35%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) X-Windows
2 5 (5.88%) XML
3 4 (4.71%) .NET
3 4 (4.71%) Middleware
4 3 (3.53%) Web Services
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.18%) HTML5
5 1 (1.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.18%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.18%) DirectX
5 1 (1.18%) HTML
5 1 (1.18%) MFC
5 1 (1.18%) SOAP
5 1 (1.18%) STL
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.59%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.24%) Mainframe
5 6 (7.06%) N-Tier
6 5 (5.88%) PKI
6 5 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (4.71%) Device Driver
8 2 (2.35%) Replication
9 1 (1.18%) CAN bus
9 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.18%) Clustering
9 1 (1.18%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 44 (51.76%) Linux
2 43 (50.59%) Windows
3 22 (25.88%) UNIX
4 11 (12.94%) Solaris
5 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.24%) Apple iOS
7 6 (7.06%) AIX
8 5 (5.88%) Mac OS X
8 5 (5.88%) zOS
9 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.53%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.53%) CentOS
11 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.18%) Windows CE
12 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) ITIL
2 10 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (8.24%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
3 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
4 6 (7.06%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.71%) Use Case
5 4 (4.71%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.71%) Service Management
5 4 (4.71%) Validation
5 4 (4.71%) SIEM
6 3 (3.53%) ITSM
6 3 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.35%) OO
7 2 (2.35%) Project Management
7 2 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.29%) SQL
2 10 (11.76%) Perl
3 9 (10.59%) C++
4 8 (9.41%) C
5 7 (8.24%) PHP
6 6 (7.06%) Python
6 6 (7.06%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.88%) C#
8 2 (2.35%) Java
8 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.35%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.35%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.35%) JCL
9 1 (1.18%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.18%) Korn
9 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (23.53%) Degree
2 17 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (11.76%) CCNA
4 9 (10.59%) CCNP
5 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (7.06%) MCSE
7 4 (4.71%) CWNA
8 3 (3.53%) MCITP
9 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.35%) MCSA
9 2 (2.35%) MCP
10 1 (1.18%) HND
10 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.18%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (25.88%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.06%) VMware ESX
4 5 (5.88%) ACF2
4 5 (5.88%) vSphere
4 5 (5.88%) RACF
5 4 (4.71%) Firmware
5 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.53%) XenApp
6 3 (3.53%) Xen
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (2.35%) NFS
7 2 (2.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.18%) pfSense
8 1 (1.18%) iptables
8 1 (1.18%) KVM
8 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (8.24%) Puppet
2 5 (5.88%) SCCM
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.53%) Nagios
5 2 (2.35%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.18%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.18%) HP NNM
6 1 (1.18%) OPNET
Vendors
1 25 (29.41%) Cisco
2 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
3 16 (18.82%) VMware
4 9 (10.59%) Citrix
5 7 (8.24%) HP
5 7 (8.24%) Oracle
6 6 (7.06%) Veritas
6 6 (7.06%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.88%) IBM
8 4 (4.71%) ProCurve
8 4 (4.71%) Fortinet
8 4 (4.71%) Aruba
8 4 (4.71%) Ruckus Wireless
8 4 (4.71%) Meru Networks
9 2 (2.35%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.35%) Sun
9 2 (2.35%) Symantec
9 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.35%) F5
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum Plus oncall + company benefits packa
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stirling, Scotland
Natural Power
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Scotland
Amazon
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago