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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 48 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 44 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.99% 2.40% 5.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.41% 11.11% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 33
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,300 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +4.22%
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 234 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.65% 21.59% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 215 205 156
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 22 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 22 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 +18 34 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Caerphilly +1 4 £24,875 -41.47%
Torfaen - 2 £34,000 -
TCP/IP
Wales

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 53 (61.63%) Windows
2 48 (55.81%) Firewall
2 48 (55.81%) VMware
3 41 (47.67%) Cisco
4 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
4 40 (46.51%) Linux
5 34 (39.53%) Active Directory
6 32 (37.21%) SQL
7 29 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (32.56%) Finance
9 25 (29.07%) ITIL
10 23 (26.74%) SAN
11 22 (25.58%) DNS
12 21 (24.42%) MS Exchange
12 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
13 20 (23.26%) IIS
14 19 (22.09%) Perl
15 18 (20.93%) UNIX
15 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (19.77%) Clustering
17 16 (18.60%) HP
17 16 (18.60%) Python
17 16 (18.60%) SaaS
18 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2003
19 14 (16.28%) WAN
19 14 (16.28%) NAS
19 14 (16.28%) Incident Management
19 14 (16.28%) VLAN
20 13 (15.12%) Cisco Certification
20 13 (15.12%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 21 (24.42%) MS Exchange
2 20 (23.26%) IIS
3 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.98%) Apache
6 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.65%) CMS
7 4 (4.65%) Commerce Server
7 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.49%) Lync
8 3 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.33%) SAS
9 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.16%) Confluence
10 1 (1.16%) WorkSite
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.60%) SaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (55.81%) Firewall
2 23 (26.74%) SAN
3 22 (25.58%) DNS
4 14 (16.28%) WAN
4 14 (16.28%) NAS
4 14 (16.28%) VLAN
5 13 (15.12%) Internet
6 12 (13.95%) LAN
6 12 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (12.79%) VPN
7 11 (12.79%) DHCP
8 10 (11.63%) tcpdump
9 9 (10.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (10.47%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (9.30%) Wireshark
11 7 (8.14%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (8.14%) IPsec
11 7 (8.14%) VoIP
12 5 (5.81%) Network Security
13 3 (3.49%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) MySQL
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
1 1 (1.16%) Fiddler
General
1 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Welsh Language
3 6 (6.98%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) French Language
4 3 (3.49%) German Language
4 3 (3.49%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.49%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) Analyst
2 11 (12.79%) Server Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Security Analyst
3 10 (11.63%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Server Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Server Support Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Senior Network Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Administrator
7 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Server Support
7 5 (5.81%) Network Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) XML
2 5 (5.81%) CSS
3 4 (4.65%) .NET
3 4 (4.65%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.49%) Android SDK
4 3 (3.49%) Ext JS
4 3 (3.49%) Spring
4 3 (3.49%) Java EE
4 3 (3.49%) GWT
4 3 (3.49%) jQuery
4 3 (3.49%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.49%) J2EE
5 2 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Clustering
2 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.81%) DTV
4 3 (3.49%) STB
5 2 (2.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (61.63%) Windows
2 40 (46.51%) Linux
3 18 (20.93%) UNIX
3 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (10.47%) Debian
8 8 (9.30%) CentOS
9 7 (8.14%) AIX
10 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
11 3 (3.49%) Android
12 1 (1.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.07%) ITIL
2 14 (16.28%) Incident Management
3 8 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (6.98%) Load Balancing
5 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.65%) Project Management
6 4 (4.65%) TDD
7 3 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.49%) Product Management
7 3 (3.49%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.49%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (2.33%) Change Management
8 2 (2.33%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.33%) Test Management
8 2 (2.33%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.33%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.33%) Network Management
8 2 (2.33%) SIEM
8 2 (2.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.21%) SQL
2 19 (22.09%) Perl
3 16 (18.60%) Python
4 6 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.65%) C++
6 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.49%) Java
6 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.33%) C
7 2 (2.33%) AWK
8 1 (1.16%) Ruby
8 1 (1.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.95%) CCNP
3 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.30%) CCNA
4 7 (8.14%) MCP
4 7 (8.14%) MCSE
5 5 (5.81%) Degree
5 5 (5.81%) CCDP
5 5 (5.81%) SAP Certification
6 2 (2.33%) CISSP
6 2 (2.33%) GIAC
6 2 (2.33%) GCIA
6 2 (2.33%) GCFW
6 2 (2.33%) GCWN
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.16%) MCSA
7 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.81%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 34 (39.53%) Active Directory
2 29 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.30%) VMware ESX
3 8 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.98%) Nmap
5 3 (3.49%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.33%) NFS
6 2 (2.33%) vSphere
7 1 (1.16%) UAG
7 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) NetBackup
2 9 (10.47%) Nagios
3 6 (6.98%) Nessus
4 1 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (55.81%) VMware
2 41 (47.67%) Cisco
3 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
4 16 (18.60%) HP
5 12 (13.95%) Citrix
6 10 (11.63%) Red Hat
7 9 (10.47%) IBM
8 6 (6.98%) Oracle
8 6 (6.98%) Sybase
8 6 (6.98%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.81%) TippingPoint
9 5 (5.81%) SAP
10 3 (3.49%) NetApp
11 2 (2.33%) Nokia
11 2 (2.33%) Juniper
11 2 (2.33%) Dell
11 2 (2.33%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.33%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.33%) Altiris
11 2 (2.33%) Trend Micro
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