The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 76 41 54
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +13
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 5 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.63% 2.85% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.63% 23.19% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 13
Average salary £25,000 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% -33.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,003
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.13%
Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
108 69 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.64% 12.30% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 105 60 82
Average salary £36,500 £29,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.72% -13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Somerset

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Bath -24 2 £29,500 +11.32%
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) DHCP
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) VPN
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) Citrix
6 4 (36.36%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) Wireless
6 4 (36.36%) Apple
6 4 (36.36%) Terminal Services
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Avaya
7 3 (27.27%) Dell
7 3 (27.27%) MetaFrame
7 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) PDA
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) nginx
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) DHCP
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
7 1 (9.09%) TETRA
7 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (9.09%) VLAN
7 1 (9.09%) Network Security
7 1 (9.09%) SSL
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) Internet
7 1 (9.09%) DASS2
7 1 (9.09%) DPNSS
7 1 (9.09%) LDAP
7 1 (9.09%) LAN
7 1 (9.09%) PBX
7 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) PDA
2 1 (9.09%) CCTV
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Debian
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) CWNA
3 1 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Terminal Services
3 3 (27.27%) MetaFrame
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) Zenoss
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) Apple
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
3 3 (27.27%) Avaya
3 3 (27.27%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Nortel
4 1 (9.09%) Siemens
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
4 1 (9.09%) Rackspace
4 1 (9.09%) Meru Networks