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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 96 107 92
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 77 49 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.13% 1.61% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.14% 14.94% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 54 43 48
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,700 £22,651
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £47,500 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -
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
477 328 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.18% 10.80% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 300 219 269
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £22,743
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +9 41 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Glasgow -5 19 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Aberdeen +17 9 £35,000 -15.15% 3
Stirling - 4 £57,250 -
Fife 0 1 £31,000 -13.28% 1
Renfrewshire 0 1 £34,000 - 2
Highlands - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 67 (54.03%) Windows
2 56 (45.16%) Linux
3 51 (41.13%) DNS
4 39 (31.45%) Firewall
5 33 (26.61%) ITIL
6 29 (23.39%) Microsoft
7 26 (20.97%) VMware
8 25 (20.16%) UNIX
9 22 (17.74%) DHCP
10 21 (16.94%) Active Directory
11 20 (16.13%) MS Excel
11 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
11 20 (16.13%) Management Information System
12 19 (15.32%) Information Security
12 19 (15.32%) MS Exchange
12 19 (15.32%) VPN
13 18 (14.52%) Shell Script
13 18 (14.52%) HTTP
13 18 (14.52%) WAN
13 18 (14.52%) SQL
13 18 (14.52%) Java
13 18 (14.52%) Degree
13 18 (14.52%) Puppet
14 17 (13.71%) Opscode Chef
14 17 (13.71%) Finance
15 16 (12.90%) Citrix
15 16 (12.90%) Windows 7
15 16 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 16 (12.90%) Network Security
16 15 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 19 (15.32%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.68%) Apache
3 10 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.26%) WebSphere
5 8 (6.45%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.65%) IIS
7 6 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
8 5 (4.03%) nginx
9 4 (3.23%) Jetty
9 4 (3.23%) CMS
10 3 (2.42%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (2.42%) WebLogic
10 3 (2.42%) CICS
10 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.48%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.23%) SaaS
2 4 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.23%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (41.13%) DNS
2 39 (31.45%) Firewall
3 22 (17.74%) DHCP
4 19 (15.32%) VPN
5 18 (14.52%) HTTP
5 18 (14.52%) WAN
6 16 (12.90%) Network Security
7 15 (12.10%) FTP
8 13 (10.48%) SAN
9 12 (9.68%) SMTP
9 12 (9.68%) SSL
10 11 (8.87%) SNMP
10 11 (8.87%) LDAP
11 10 (8.06%) LAN
11 10 (8.06%) Wireless
12 8 (6.45%) IPsec
13 7 (5.65%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (5.65%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (5.65%) SSH
13 7 (5.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.26%) MySQL
3 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.23%) SQLPlus
6 3 (2.42%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.23%) JIRA
3 4 (3.23%) FishEye
3 4 (3.23%) Hudson
3 4 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 17 (13.71%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Legal
3 9 (7.26%) Law
4 6 (4.84%) Banking
5 4 (3.23%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.23%) International Banking
5 4 (3.23%) German Language
5 4 (3.23%) Italian Language
5 4 (3.23%) Turkish Language
5 4 (3.23%) Retail
5 4 (3.23%) Advertising
5 4 (3.23%) Electronics
6 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.81%) Military
7 1 (0.81%) Local Government
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (26.61%) Analyst
2 16 (12.90%) Administrator
3 15 (12.10%) IT Support
3 15 (12.10%) Support Analyst
4 14 (11.29%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (10.48%) Support Engineer
5 13 (10.48%) Security Analyst
6 12 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
7 10 (8.06%) Software Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) Network Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) Security Specialist
8 9 (7.26%) Information Specialist
8 9 (7.26%) Information Security Specialist
9 7 (5.65%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.03%) Operations Manager
10 5 (4.03%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (4.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (3.23%) Development Engineer
11 4 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.68%) .NET
2 8 (6.45%) HTML
3 6 (4.84%) XML
3 6 (4.84%) LAMP
4 4 (3.23%) Regular Expression
4 4 (3.23%) Middleware
4 4 (3.23%) Servlets
4 4 (3.23%) SOAP
4 4 (3.23%) Web Services
4 4 (3.23%) J2EE
5 3 (2.42%) COM
5 3 (2.42%) JSP
5 3 (2.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.61%) JSON
6 2 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.81%) XSL
7 1 (0.81%) CSS
7 1 (0.81%) WAP
7 1 (0.81%) REST
7 1 (0.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.84%) PKI
3 6 (4.84%) Replication
4 5 (4.03%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.23%) Blog
5 4 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.23%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.23%) Clustering
6 3 (2.42%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.42%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.42%) DataPower
7 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.61%) iPhone
7 2 (1.61%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.81%) PDA
8 1 (0.81%) Statistics
8 1 (0.81%) DTV
8 1 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 67 (54.03%) Windows
2 56 (45.16%) Linux
3 25 (20.16%) UNIX
4 16 (12.90%) Windows 7
5 13 (10.48%) Solaris
6 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (7.26%) Ubuntu
7 9 (7.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (5.65%) Apple iOS
10 6 (4.84%) Windows XP
11 5 (4.03%) Windows CE
11 5 (4.03%) Android
12 4 (3.23%) CentOS
12 4 (3.23%) SUSE
13 3 (2.42%) AIX
13 3 (2.42%) OS/2
13 3 (2.42%) zOS
13 3 (2.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.61%) ITIL
2 19 (15.32%) Information Security
3 13 (10.48%) Performance Monitoring
4 12 (9.68%) DevOps
5 10 (8.06%) Software Engineering
5 10 (8.06%) Workflow
6 9 (7.26%) Change Management
6 9 (7.26%) Security Management
6 9 (7.26%) Information Security Management
6 9 (7.26%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (7.26%) Configuration Management
6 9 (7.26%) ISMS
7 8 (6.45%) Change Control
8 7 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.65%) Performance Testing
8 7 (5.65%) Load Balancing
9 6 (4.84%) Capacity Management
9 6 (4.84%) Project Management
9 6 (4.84%) Asset Management
10 5 (4.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.52%) Shell Script
1 18 (14.52%) SQL
1 18 (14.52%) Java
2 13 (10.48%) C
3 12 (9.68%) C#
3 12 (9.68%) C++
4 10 (8.06%) Python
4 10 (8.06%) Perl
5 8 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 8 (6.45%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.45%) Ruby
6 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.42%) PHP
7 3 (2.42%) JCL
7 3 (2.42%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.61%) Korn
9 1 (0.81%) VBScript
9 1 (0.81%) VB
9 1 (0.81%) Smalltalk
9 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (14.52%) Degree
2 9 (7.26%) CEH
2 9 (7.26%) CISSP
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.84%) RHCE
3 6 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.84%) MCP
3 6 (4.84%) MCSE
4 5 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.03%) CCNP
4 5 (4.03%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.23%) GWAPT
5 4 (3.23%) GPEN
5 4 (3.23%) OSCP
5 4 (3.23%) OSCE
5 4 (3.23%) GCIA
5 4 (3.23%) GSEC
5 4 (3.23%) GCIH
6 2 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.81%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (11.29%) SLA
3 8 (6.45%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.81%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (16.94%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.23%) Xen
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (3.23%) vSphere
3 4 (3.23%) Terminal Services
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.42%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.81%) Squid
6 1 (0.81%) NFS
6 1 (0.81%) KVM
6 1 (0.81%) Openswan
6 1 (0.81%) Gluster
6 1 (0.81%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 18 (14.52%) Puppet
2 17 (13.71%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (9.68%) Nagios
4 10 (8.06%) Ansible
5 7 (5.65%) ZABBIX
6 6 (4.84%) Vagrant
7 5 (4.03%) Salt
7 5 (4.03%) Cacti
8 4 (3.23%) Data Guard
8 4 (3.23%) Munin
9 3 (2.42%) SCCM
10 2 (1.61%) WSUS
10 2 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
10 2 (1.61%) HP NNM
11 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.81%) CA SiteMinder
11 1 (0.81%) OpenView
11 1 (0.81%) HP UCMDB
11 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (23.39%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.97%) VMware
3 16 (12.90%) Citrix
4 10 (8.06%) Cisco
5 9 (7.26%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.26%) Oracle
6 7 (5.65%) New Relic
7 6 (4.84%) Veritas
8 5 (4.03%) SaltStack
9 4 (3.23%) Google
9 4 (3.23%) Atlassian
9 4 (3.23%) IBM
9 4 (3.23%) HP
9 4 (3.23%) Motorola
10 2 (1.61%) F5
10 2 (1.61%) Juniper
10 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.81%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.81%) SAP
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