The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 34 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 15 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.15% 0.98% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 8.33% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 4
Average salary £27,750 £22,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,571 £22,100 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,900 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
TCP/IP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 20.62% 11.76% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 51 21 11
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Solihull region.

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Solihull

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Solihull

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (42.86%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 7 (33.33%) DHCP
8 6 (28.57%) MS Office
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (28.57%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 5 (23.81%) IIS
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco
9 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (19.05%) EPiServer
10 4 (19.05%) VLAN
10 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
10 4 (19.05%) IaaS
10 4 (19.05%) vSphere
10 4 (19.05%) EPiServer CMS
10 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (19.05%) EMC
10 4 (19.05%) Citrix
10 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 5 (23.81%) IIS
2 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (19.05%) CMS
2 4 (19.05%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (19.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (19.05%) VLAN
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) VoIP
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) FTP
5 2 (9.52%) RIP
5 2 (9.52%) OSPF
5 2 (9.52%) BGP
5 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
5 2 (9.52%) TACACS
5 2 (9.52%) Firewall
5 2 (9.52%) SSH
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 3 (14.29%) Network Technician
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Technician
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
2 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (19.05%) Supply Chain Management
2 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
2 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) OOP
4 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) C++
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CCNP
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (19.05%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) EPiServer
4 4 (19.05%) EMC
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Apple
6 2 (9.52%) Lotus
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) Dell