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 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 62 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 922 928 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.14% 4.24% 4.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.74% 19.06% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 769 780 1017
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
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
4919 4870 5331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.09% 22.27% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3670 3783 4369
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
Berkshire -8 307 £37,500 - 23
Surrey +6 199 £32,500 -13.33% 16
Hampshire +20 190 £37,500 +7.14% 30
East Sussex -10 64 £28,000 -20.00% 1
West Sussex -14 48 £34,250 -5.51% 8
Buckinghamshire -13 42 £37,500 -10.71% 5
Oxfordshire -13 35 £40,000 - 7
Kent -35 21 £45,000 +21.62% 5
Middlesex +12 18 £42,500 - 2
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Sussex +1 1 £32,500 -27.77%
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 954 (53.18%) Windows
2 639 (35.62%) Linux
3 585 (32.61%) Firewall
4 561 (31.27%) Microsoft
5 535 (29.82%) DNS
6 532 (29.65%) Active Directory
7 448 (24.97%) VMware
8 410 (22.85%) Cisco
9 409 (22.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 356 (19.84%) DHCP
11 346 (19.29%) SQL
12 308 (17.17%) VPN
13 303 (16.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 291 (16.22%) MS Excel
15 290 (16.16%) MS Exchange
16 288 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
17 284 (15.83%) SQL Server
18 259 (14.44%) HTTP
19 253 (14.10%) Degree
20 240 (13.38%) Windows 7
21 238 (13.27%) WAN
22 234 (13.04%) LAN
23 231 (12.88%) Internet
24 225 (12.54%) UNIX
25 221 (12.32%) ITIL
26 216 (12.04%) Cisco Certification
27 194 (10.81%) Java
28 193 (10.76%) SAN
29 186 (10.37%) SSL
30 185 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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
1 290 (16.16%) MS Exchange
2 157 (8.75%) IIS
3 128 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 98 (5.46%) Apache
5 86 (4.79%) SharePoint
6 81 (4.52%) Tomcat
7 56 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 50 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 49 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
10 42 (2.34%) WebSphere
11 27 (1.51%) K2 blackpearl
11 27 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 23 (1.28%) WebLogic
13 19 (1.06%) CMS
14 17 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
15 15 (0.84%) Lync
16 14 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
17 13 (0.72%) Alfresco
17 13 (0.72%) WordPress
17 13 (0.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 291 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 180 (10.03%) MS Office
3 15 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.67%) MS Project
5 11 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.28%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.056%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 12 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.33%) RMDS
3 6 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.056%) assyst
7 1 (0.056%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.056%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (1.95%) Office 365
3 32 (1.78%) SaaS
4 25 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (1.11%) Basecamp
6 13 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.28%) IaaS
9 4 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.22%) Route 53
10 2 (0.11%) PaaS
11 1 (0.056%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 585 (32.61%) Firewall
2 535 (29.82%) DNS
3 356 (19.84%) DHCP
4 308 (17.17%) VPN
5 259 (14.44%) HTTP
6 238 (13.27%) WAN
7 234 (13.04%) LAN
8 231 (12.88%) Internet
9 193 (10.76%) SAN
10 186 (10.37%) SSL
11 167 (9.31%) VoIP
12 152 (8.47%) VLAN
12 152 (8.47%) Network Security
13 138 (7.69%) SMTP
14 116 (6.47%) FTP
15 107 (5.96%) LDAP
16 105 (5.85%) BGP
17 101 (5.63%) OSPF
18 100 (5.57%) Ethernet
19 91 (5.07%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 83 (4.63%) MySQL
3 68 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 48 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 42 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 40 (2.23%) Relational Database
8 32 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
9 30 (1.67%) RDBMS
10 24 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.39%) Big Data
14 7 (0.39%) Data Mining
14 7 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
16 5 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
17 4 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 68 (3.79%) Subversion
2 43 (2.40%) Git (software)
3 28 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 25 (1.39%) JIRA
5 21 (1.17%) ClearCase
6 19 (1.06%) JUnit
7 18 (1.00%) Rational Rhapsody
8 17 (0.95%) Maven
8 17 (0.95%) Ant
9 16 (0.89%) JMeter
10 15 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
10 15 (0.84%) LoadRunner
10 15 (0.84%) Selenium
11 12 (0.67%) Visual Studio
11 12 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 11 (0.61%) GDB
13 9 (0.50%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.33%) WebLOAD
14 6 (0.33%) Metasploit
15 5 (0.28%) TestNG
General
1 147 (8.19%) Telecoms
2 135 (7.53%) Finance
3 65 (3.62%) German Language
4 50 (2.79%) Retail
5 43 (2.40%) Electronics
6 39 (2.17%) Military
7 35 (1.95%) Marketing
8 32 (1.78%) French Language
9 26 (1.45%) Manufacturing
10 24 (1.34%) Law
11 18 (1.00%) Legal
12 12 (0.67%) Banking
13 7 (0.39%) Advertising
13 7 (0.39%) Back Office
14 4 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.22%) Publishing
15 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.17%) Automotive
16 2 (0.11%) Games
17 1 (0.056%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 348 (19.40%) Support Engineer
2 250 (13.94%) Analyst
3 190 (10.59%) Network Engineer
4 147 (8.19%) Support Analyst
5 129 (7.19%) Administrator
6 125 (6.97%) Software Engineer
7 123 (6.86%) Developer
8 110 (6.13%) Technical Support
9 108 (6.02%) Consultant
10 100 (5.57%) Systems Administrator
11 99 (5.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 92 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
13 87 (4.85%) 2nd Line Support
14 84 (4.68%) IT Support
15 77 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
16 76 (4.24%) Network Support
16 76 (4.24%) Security Engineer
17 75 (4.18%) Technical Engineer
18 65 (3.62%) 1st Line Support
19 64 (3.57%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (6.35%) Web Services
2 110 (6.13%) .NET
3 108 (6.02%) XML
4 104 (5.80%) HTML
5 71 (3.96%) SOAP
6 70 (3.90%) CSS
7 62 (3.46%) ASP.NET
8 45 (2.51%) Ajax
9 39 (2.17%) WCF
10 33 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (1.84%) .NET Framework
11 32 (1.78%) J2EE
12 29 (1.62%) JSON
12 29 (1.62%) Spring
12 29 (1.62%) REST
13 26 (1.45%) Struts
13 26 (1.45%) Dojo
13 26 (1.45%) DHTML
13 26 (1.45%) JSP
13 26 (1.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 117 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 67 (3.73%) Open Source
3 53 (2.95%) Clustering
4 46 (2.56%) Thin Client
4 46 (2.56%) Fat Client
5 43 (2.40%) Blackberry
6 41 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 37 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 36 (2.01%) Embedded Systems
9 33 (1.84%) Firmware
10 24 (1.34%) Cryptography
10 24 (1.34%) EMV
11 23 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (1.23%) Replication
13 21 (1.17%) Smartphone
14 20 (1.11%) Kindle
15 18 (1.00%) Mathematics
16 16 (0.89%) PKI
16 16 (0.89%) EFT
17 15 (0.84%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 954 (53.18%) Windows
2 639 (35.62%) Linux
3 409 (22.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 288 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 240 (13.38%) Windows 7
6 225 (12.54%) UNIX
7 185 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 136 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 112 (6.24%) Windows XP
10 96 (5.35%) CentOS
11 94 (5.24%) Solaris
12 91 (5.07%) Windows 8
13 81 (4.52%) Ubuntu
14 79 (4.40%) Debian
15 65 (3.62%) Windows Vista
16 37 (2.06%) Embedded Linux
17 32 (1.78%) Windows 2000
18 21 (1.17%) SUSE
18 21 (1.17%) Android
19 17 (0.95%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (12.32%) ITIL
2 153 (8.53%) Software Engineering
3 102 (5.69%) OO
4 87 (4.85%) Kalman Filter
5 82 (4.57%) Load Balancing
6 60 (3.34%) OOD
7 57 (3.18%) Service Delivery
8 56 (3.12%) UML
9 53 (2.95%) Configuration Management
9 53 (2.95%) Network Management
10 50 (2.79%) Project Management
11 49 (2.73%) Disaster Recovery
11 49 (2.73%) Network Design
12 44 (2.45%) Validation
12 44 (2.45%) SIEM
13 42 (2.34%) Service Management
13 42 (2.34%) Information Security
13 42 (2.34%) MVC
14 41 (2.29%) Incident Management
15 38 (2.12%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 346 (19.29%) SQL
2 194 (10.81%) Java
3 177 (9.87%) C++
4 145 (8.08%) C
5 119 (6.63%) C#
6 106 (5.91%) Perl
7 99 (5.52%) JavaScript
8 87 (4.85%) Bash Shell
9 72 (4.01%) Python
10 56 (3.12%) PowerShell
11 45 (2.51%) Shell Script
12 44 (2.45%) PHP
13 42 (2.34%) T-SQL
14 27 (1.51%) Ruby
15 22 (1.23%) VBScript
16 21 (1.17%) Embedded C
17 20 (1.11%) Embedded C++
18 19 (1.06%) PL/SQL
19 14 (0.78%) VB
20 9 (0.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 253 (14.10%) Degree
2 216 (12.04%) Cisco Certification
3 183 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 159 (8.86%) CCNA
5 151 (8.42%) Security Cleared
6 132 (7.36%) MCSE
7 89 (4.96%) MCITP
8 84 (4.68%) CCNP
9 79 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 73 (4.07%) SC Cleared
11 63 (3.51%) CISSP
12 61 (3.40%) MCP
13 50 (2.79%) MCSA
14 48 (2.68%) DV Cleared
15 43 (2.40%) CCSE
16 42 (2.34%) CCSA
17 30 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
18 29 (1.62%) MCTS
19 28 (1.56%) CCA
20 21 (1.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (7.64%) SLA
2 44 (2.45%) ISO 9001
3 42 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (2.34%) QA
4 32 (1.78%) PCI DSS
5 18 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.67%) COBIT
7 9 (0.50%) GPG13
8 4 (0.22%) HL7
9 2 (0.11%) DICOM
System Software
1 532 (29.65%) Active Directory
2 303 (16.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 149 (8.31%) Hyper-V
4 67 (3.73%) vSphere
5 55 (3.07%) NFS
6 36 (2.01%) Terminal Services
7 35 (1.95%) Postfix
8 32 (1.78%) Snort
9 30 (1.67%) Samba
10 29 (1.62%) XenApp
11 26 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
12 23 (1.28%) VMware ESX
13 17 (0.95%) UAG
14 16 (0.89%) Xen
15 15 (0.84%) ISA Server
15 15 (0.84%) vCloud
16 13 (0.72%) XenDesktop
17 12 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
17 12 (0.67%) Squid
18 10 (0.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 60 (3.34%) SCCM
1 60 (3.34%) Puppet
2 40 (2.23%) Backup Exec
3 31 (1.73%) SCOM
4 29 (1.62%) WSUS
5 28 (1.56%) Nagios
6 17 (0.95%) CiscoWorks
6 17 (0.95%) HP NNM
7 15 (0.84%) NetBackup
7 15 (0.84%) Plesk
8 13 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
8 13 (0.72%) HP SIM
8 13 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
9 12 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 12 (0.67%) Nessus
10 9 (0.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 9 (0.50%) FortiGate
11 8 (0.45%) SCSM
12 7 (0.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 561 (31.27%) Microsoft
2 448 (24.97%) VMware
3 410 (22.85%) Cisco
4 164 (9.14%) Citrix
5 159 (8.86%) Red Hat
6 158 (8.81%) HP
7 157 (8.75%) Juniper
8 149 (8.31%) CheckPoint
9 119 (6.63%) F5
10 117 (6.52%) Oracle
11 68 (3.79%) Dell
12 66 (3.68%) Blue Coat
13 48 (2.68%) Symantec
14 42 (2.34%) Avaya
15 37 (2.06%) Sourcefire
16 36 (2.01%) EMC
16 36 (2.01%) Sun
17 30 (1.67%) NetApp
18 28 (1.56%) JBoss
18 28 (1.56%) IBM
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive+ 20% bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, 22 days holiday, On-
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £21k - 24k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-55k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago