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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 42 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 7 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.47% 1.63% 9.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.73% 11.63% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 23
Average salary £27,000 £31,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% +31.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,200 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
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
51 43 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 18.02% 14.01% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 41
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,698 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,750 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (53.33%) DHCP
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
5 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) VPN
6 6 (40.00%) DNS
6 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 5 (33.33%) IIS
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
8 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (26.67%) CMS
8 4 (26.67%) Supply Chain Management
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (26.67%) EPiServer CMS
8 4 (26.67%) VLAN
8 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
8 4 (26.67%) EPiServer
8 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (26.67%) CMS
2 4 (26.67%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) VLAN
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) FTP
5 2 (13.33%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Server Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
6 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
6 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (26.67%) Supply Chain Management
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) OOP
3 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) EPiServer
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) EMC