The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 29 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 43 64 41
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 50 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.37% 2.27% 5.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.76% 10.37% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 49 22 35
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £20,150 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,003
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.13%
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
253 241 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.13% 21.87% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 231 211 171
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £19,126
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
Wales

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in South Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in South Wales

TCP/IP
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cardiff +20 35 £32,500 -8.45% 3
Caerphilly +2 6 £24,875 -41.47% 1
Torfaen - 3 £30,500 -
TCP/IP
Wales

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 57 (62.64%) Windows
2 52 (57.14%) VMware
3 50 (54.95%) Firewall
4 44 (48.35%) Linux
5 43 (47.25%) Cisco
5 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
6 36 (39.56%) Active Directory
7 33 (36.26%) SQL
8 31 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (31.87%) Finance
10 26 (28.57%) ITIL
10 26 (28.57%) SAN
11 24 (26.37%) DNS
12 22 (24.18%) MS Exchange
12 22 (24.18%) Perl
13 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
14 20 (21.98%) IIS
15 19 (20.88%) UNIX
15 19 (20.88%) Python
15 19 (20.88%) SaaS
16 17 (18.68%) NAS
16 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (18.68%) Incident Management
16 17 (18.68%) VLAN
16 17 (18.68%) Clustering
17 16 (17.58%) HP
18 15 (16.48%) WAN
18 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2003
19 13 (14.29%) Internet
19 13 (14.29%) LAN

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 22 (24.18%) MS Exchange
2 20 (21.98%) IIS
3 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.59%) Apache
6 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.40%) Commerce Server
7 4 (4.40%) CMS
8 3 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.30%) Lync
9 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.10%) SAS
10 1 (1.10%) WorkSite
10 1 (1.10%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.88%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (54.95%) Firewall
2 26 (28.57%) SAN
3 24 (26.37%) DNS
4 17 (18.68%) VLAN
4 17 (18.68%) NAS
5 15 (16.48%) WAN
6 13 (14.29%) LAN
6 13 (14.29%) Internet
7 12 (13.19%) DHCP
7 12 (13.19%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (12.09%) tcpdump
9 9 (9.89%) Cisco PIX
9 9 (9.89%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (9.89%) Wireshark
9 9 (9.89%) VPN
10 7 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (7.69%) VoIP
11 5 (5.49%) Network Security
11 5 (5.49%) IPsec
12 4 (4.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) JIRA
1 1 (1.10%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (31.87%) Finance
2 13 (14.29%) Welsh Language
3 6 (6.59%) Retail
4 3 (3.30%) French Language
4 3 (3.30%) German Language
4 3 (3.30%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.30%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Analyst
2 12 (13.19%) Support Engineer
3 10 (10.99%) Security Analyst
3 10 (10.99%) Server Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.59%) Administrator
5 6 (6.59%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Senior Server Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) Senior Network Consultant
6 5 (5.49%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) CSS
1 7 (7.69%) XML
2 4 (4.40%) .NET
2 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.30%) Java EE
3 3 (3.30%) GWT
3 3 (3.30%) jQuery
3 3 (3.30%) Ext JS
3 3 (3.30%) Android SDK
3 3 (3.30%) J2EE
3 3 (3.30%) Hibernate
3 3 (3.30%) Spring
4 2 (2.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Clustering
2 6 (6.59%) DTV
2 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.30%) STB
5 2 (2.20%) PKI
6 1 (1.10%) Wiki
6 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (62.64%) Windows
2 44 (48.35%) Linux
3 19 (20.88%) UNIX
4 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (10.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (10.99%) Debian
8 9 (9.89%) CentOS
9 7 (7.69%) AIX
10 5 (5.49%) Windows 7
11 3 (3.30%) Android
12 1 (1.10%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) ITIL
2 17 (18.68%) Incident Management
3 8 (8.79%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (8.79%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (6.59%) Load Balancing
4 6 (6.59%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.49%) Project Management
5 5 (5.49%) Product Management
6 4 (4.40%) TDD
7 3 (3.30%) Change Management
7 3 (3.30%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (3.30%) Test Management
7 3 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.30%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.30%) Change Control
8 2 (2.20%) SIEM
8 2 (2.20%) Network Management
8 2 (2.20%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.20%) Automated Testing
8 2 (2.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (36.26%) SQL
2 22 (24.18%) Perl
3 19 (20.88%) Python
4 6 (6.59%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.40%) C++
6 3 (3.30%) Java
6 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.20%) C
7 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.20%) AWK
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (10.99%) CCNP
3 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.79%) CCNA
4 8 (8.79%) MCP
4 8 (8.79%) MCSE
5 6 (6.59%) Degree
6 5 (5.49%) CCDP
7 4 (4.40%) SAP Certification
8 2 (2.20%) GIAC
8 2 (2.20%) GCIA
8 2 (2.20%) GCFW
8 2 (2.20%) GCWN
8 2 (2.20%) ISEB
8 2 (2.20%) CISSP
8 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 36 (39.56%) Active Directory
2 31 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.99%) VMware ESX
4 8 (8.79%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.69%) Nmap
6 3 (3.30%) NFS
6 3 (3.30%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.20%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.20%) vSphere
8 1 (1.10%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (10.99%) Nagios
2 9 (9.89%) NetBackup
3 7 (7.69%) Nessus
4 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (57.14%) VMware
2 43 (47.25%) Cisco
2 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
3 16 (17.58%) HP
4 11 (12.09%) Citrix
5 10 (10.99%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.89%) IBM
7 6 (6.59%) Oracle
7 6 (6.59%) Sybase
7 6 (6.59%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.49%) NetApp
9 4 (4.40%) SAP
10 3 (3.30%) Altiris
10 3 (3.30%) TippingPoint
10 3 (3.30%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.20%) Juniper
11 2 (2.20%) Trend Micro
11 2 (2.20%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.20%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.20%) SonicWALL
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago