The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 57 73 45
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -28
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 911 853 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.47% 3.72% 5.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.79% 17.54% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 683 745 1044
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
TCP/IP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4382 4864 5288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.52% 21.22% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3346 3818 4259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in the South East

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in the South East

TCP/IP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the South East 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
Berkshire +8 293 £42,500 +6.25% 49
Hampshire +22 211 £43,000 +22.85% 16
Surrey +17 159 £37,500 +25.00% 20
Buckinghamshire +24 83 £45,000 -14.28% 15
West Sussex +3 49 £42,500 +41.66% 6
Kent +33 46 £30,000 -29.41% 6
Oxfordshire +17 31 £53,000 +41.33% 7
East Sussex +19 28 £30,000 +20.00% 4
Middlesex -16 8 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Sussex - 1 £39,500 -
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 1077 (58.56%) Windows
2 713 (38.77%) Firewall
3 655 (35.62%) Microsoft
4 624 (33.93%) Linux
5 590 (32.08%) DNS
6 578 (31.43%) Cisco
7 550 (29.91%) VMware
8 528 (28.71%) Active Directory
9 456 (24.80%) WAN
10 455 (24.74%) LAN
11 414 (22.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 406 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 375 (20.39%) DHCP
14 343 (18.65%) Cisco Certification
15 337 (18.33%) MS Excel
16 336 (18.27%) ITIL
17 329 (17.89%) MS Exchange
18 307 (16.69%) SQL Server
19 263 (14.30%) Windows Server 2003
20 260 (14.14%) Windows 7
20 260 (14.14%) Degree
21 254 (13.81%) Windows Server 2012
22 253 (13.76%) HP
23 251 (13.65%) VPN
24 244 (13.27%) UNIX
25 238 (12.94%) Citrix
26 227 (12.34%) MS Office
27 222 (12.07%) CCNP
27 222 (12.07%) BGP
28 219 (11.91%) Microsoft Certification

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 329 (17.89%) MS Exchange
2 162 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 102 (5.55%) IIS
3 102 (5.55%) SharePoint
4 94 (5.11%) Lync
5 78 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 74 (4.02%) Apache
7 71 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 57 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2003
9 55 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 35 (1.90%) Tomcat
10 35 (1.90%) WebSphere
11 17 (0.92%) JBoss
11 17 (0.92%) SAS
12 15 (0.82%) OpenStack
13 14 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
13 14 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.60%) WordPress
16 10 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 337 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 227 (12.34%) MS Office
3 41 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.54%) AutoCAD
6 7 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.38%) MS Project
7 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.11%) Nortel Periphonics
6 1 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.054%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.054%) assyst
6 1 (0.054%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.054%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.054%) RMDS
6 1 (0.054%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 63 (3.43%) Office 365
2 28 (1.52%) SaaS
3 26 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (1.31%) IaaS
5 23 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (0.44%) PaaS
7 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.22%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.11%) Symantec.cloud
9 2 (0.11%) Responsys
9 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.11%) Taleo
10 1 (0.054%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 713 (38.77%) Firewall
2 590 (32.08%) DNS
3 456 (24.80%) WAN
4 455 (24.74%) LAN
5 375 (20.39%) DHCP
6 251 (13.65%) VPN
7 222 (12.07%) BGP
8 216 (11.75%) OSPF
9 202 (10.98%) SAN
10 200 (10.88%) VoIP
11 190 (10.33%) Network Security
12 184 (10.01%) MPLS
13 171 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
14 168 (9.14%) HTTP
14 168 (9.14%) Internet
15 161 (8.75%) VLAN
16 160 (8.70%) SSL
17 134 (7.29%) Wireless
18 124 (6.74%) Ethernet
19 116 (6.31%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (16.69%) SQL Server
2 82 (4.46%) MySQL
3 47 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 36 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 33 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 30 (1.63%) Relational Database
8 20 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
9 19 (1.03%) Big Data
10 18 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.54%) NoSQL
14 10 (0.54%) DB2
15 9 (0.49%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.44%) MS Access
16 8 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (1.52%) Visual Studio
1 28 (1.52%) Subversion
2 24 (1.31%) Git (software)
3 22 (1.20%) Moq
4 20 (1.09%) Selenium
5 15 (0.82%) Jenkins
6 14 (0.76%) Eclipse
7 12 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
8 11 (0.60%) LoadRunner
9 10 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (0.54%) JIRA
10 7 (0.38%) MSI
10 7 (0.38%) TestDirector
11 6 (0.33%) Hudson
11 6 (0.33%) GCC
11 6 (0.33%) GDB
12 5 (0.27%) NUnit
12 5 (0.27%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.27%) NetBeans
12 5 (0.27%) Trac
General
1 139 (7.56%) Finance
2 130 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 46 (2.50%) Electronics
4 43 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 41 (2.23%) Retail
6 33 (1.79%) Banking
7 32 (1.74%) Legal
8 22 (1.20%) Back Office
9 21 (1.14%) German Language
9 21 (1.14%) Advertising
10 18 (0.98%) Marketing
11 17 (0.92%) French Language
12 15 (0.82%) Billing
13 9 (0.49%) Spanish Language
14 8 (0.44%) Games
15 7 (0.38%) Italian Language
16 6 (0.33%) Front Office
16 6 (0.33%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.22%) Automotive
17 4 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 365 (19.85%) Support Engineer
2 267 (14.52%) Network Engineer
3 201 (10.93%) Analyst
4 141 (7.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 110 (5.98%) Systems Engineer
6 107 (5.82%) Technical Support
7 105 (5.71%) IT Support
8 96 (5.22%) Developer
9 95 (5.17%) Consultant
10 90 (4.89%) Security Engineer
11 87 (4.73%) 2nd Line Support
12 83 (4.51%) Senior Network Engineer
12 83 (4.51%) Administrator
13 80 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
14 79 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
14 79 (4.30%) Software Engineer
15 71 (3.86%) Technical Support Engineer
16 67 (3.64%) 1st Line Support
16 67 (3.64%) Support Analyst
17 60 (3.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (5.98%) .NET
2 96 (5.22%) XML
3 82 (4.46%) HTML
4 66 (3.59%) Web Services
5 46 (2.50%) SOAP
6 42 (2.28%) REST
7 39 (2.12%) WCF
8 37 (2.01%) CSS
9 36 (1.96%) J2EE
10 29 (1.58%) ASP.NET
11 25 (1.36%) STL
12 23 (1.25%) NHibernate
13 21 (1.14%) LINQ
14 20 (1.09%) COM
15 18 (0.98%) Servlets
16 17 (0.92%) JMS
16 17 (0.92%) MAPI
16 17 (0.92%) Regular Expression
17 16 (0.87%) JDBC
17 16 (0.87%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 192 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
2 189 (10.28%) Data Centre
3 100 (5.44%) Blackberry
4 94 (5.11%) Computer Science
5 89 (4.84%) Clustering
6 83 (4.51%) Management Information System
7 46 (2.50%) Fat Client
7 46 (2.50%) Thin Client
8 40 (2.18%) PKI
9 31 (1.69%) Replication
10 27 (1.47%) Client/Server
11 26 (1.41%) Statistics
12 22 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
13 20 (1.09%) iPhone
14 18 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
14 18 (0.98%) HACMP
15 16 (0.87%) PDA
16 15 (0.82%) CMDB
16 15 (0.82%) Device Driver
17 14 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1077 (58.56%) Windows
2 624 (33.93%) Linux
3 414 (22.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 263 (14.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 260 (14.14%) Windows 7
6 254 (13.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 244 (13.27%) UNIX
8 154 (8.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 146 (7.94%) Windows XP
10 109 (5.93%) Windows 8
11 99 (5.38%) Solaris
12 95 (5.17%) CentOS
13 71 (3.86%) Windows Vista
14 63 (3.43%) Ubuntu
15 62 (3.37%) Debian
16 49 (2.66%) Windows 2000
17 46 (2.50%) AIX
18 35 (1.90%) Mac OS X
19 30 (1.63%) Android
20 27 (1.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (18.27%) ITIL
2 121 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (5.66%) Project Management
4 102 (5.55%) Load Balancing
5 101 (5.49%) Software Engineering
6 97 (5.27%) Information Security
7 92 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 90 (4.89%) SIEM
9 85 (4.62%) Migration
10 71 (3.86%) Multithreading
11 66 (3.59%) Mentoring
12 64 (3.48%) Network Design
13 59 (3.21%) Network Management
14 56 (3.05%) Service Management
14 56 (3.05%) Incident Management
14 56 (3.05%) Network Monitoring
15 55 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
16 54 (2.94%) Project Planning
17 52 (2.83%) Service Delivery
17 52 (2.83%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 218 (11.85%) SQL
2 134 (7.29%) Perl
3 130 (7.07%) C++
4 110 (5.98%) C
5 98 (5.33%) Java
6 95 (5.17%) PowerShell
7 89 (4.84%) Python
8 86 (4.68%) C#
9 57 (3.10%) JavaScript
10 43 (2.34%) Shell Script
10 43 (2.34%) Ruby
11 39 (2.12%) PHP
12 30 (1.63%) Bash Shell
13 27 (1.47%) Embedded C
14 26 (1.41%) VBScript
15 23 (1.25%) T-SQL
16 21 (1.14%) Assembly Language
17 13 (0.71%) VB
17 13 (0.71%) VC++
18 12 (0.65%) Korn
Qualifications
1 343 (18.65%) Cisco Certification
2 260 (14.14%) Degree
3 222 (12.07%) CCNP
4 219 (11.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 180 (9.79%) CCNA
6 175 (9.52%) MCSE
7 165 (8.97%) Security Cleared
8 118 (6.42%) CISSP
9 105 (5.71%) SC Cleared
10 104 (5.66%) MCITP
11 99 (5.38%) MCP
12 89 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 84 (4.57%) DV Cleared
14 64 (3.48%) CCIE
15 56 (3.05%) CCDP
16 49 (2.66%) A+ Certification
17 44 (2.39%) MCSA
17 44 (2.39%) CCA
17 44 (2.39%) Citrix Certification
18 42 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (9.14%) SLA
2 66 (3.59%) PCI DSS
3 60 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (2.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 37 (2.01%) QA
6 27 (1.47%) GPG13
7 19 (1.03%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.60%) COBIT
9 5 (0.27%) HL7
10 4 (0.22%) JTAG
11 3 (0.16%) DICOM
12 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 528 (28.71%) Active Directory
2 406 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 160 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 135 (7.34%) vSphere
5 72 (3.92%) XenApp
6 52 (2.83%) VMware ESX
7 40 (2.18%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (1.90%) vCloud
9 34 (1.85%) XenDesktop
9 34 (1.85%) Firmware
10 32 (1.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 25 (1.36%) NFS
11 25 (1.36%) Terminal Services
12 23 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 21 (1.14%) ISA Server
14 20 (1.09%) Samba
15 19 (1.03%) Squid
16 17 (0.92%) KVM
17 16 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
17 16 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 135 (7.34%) SCCM
2 82 (4.46%) Backup Exec
3 69 (3.75%) WSUS
4 65 (3.53%) Puppet
5 52 (2.83%) SCOM
6 32 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (1.47%) Nagios
8 22 (1.20%) HP SIM
9 21 (1.14%) NetBackup
10 20 (1.09%) ARCserve
11 18 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
12 17 (0.92%) FortiGate
13 15 (0.82%) SCSM
14 13 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
14 13 (0.71%) OpenView
14 13 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 13 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
15 11 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
16 10 (0.54%) OpenAM
16 10 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 655 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 578 (31.43%) Cisco
3 550 (29.91%) VMware
4 253 (13.76%) HP
5 238 (12.94%) Citrix
6 195 (10.60%) CheckPoint
7 179 (9.73%) Juniper
8 156 (8.48%) Oracle
9 155 (8.43%) F5
10 141 (7.67%) Red Hat
11 105 (5.71%) Symantec
12 78 (4.24%) Dell
13 66 (3.59%) Blue Coat
14 57 (3.10%) SolarWinds
15 47 (2.56%) IBM
16 46 (2.50%) Apple
17 38 (2.07%) EMC
18 37 (2.01%) Sun
19 35 (1.90%) Avaya
20 33 (1.79%) Lumension
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