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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 52 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -15
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 41 64 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.09% 6.19% 11.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.20% 26.78% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34 59 79
Average salary £36,250 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.07% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £48,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 239 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.24% 23.11% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 169 230 179
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +12 17 £35,000 +75.00% 2
Newport +2 14 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Caerphilly - 5 £45,000 - 1
Bridgend -11 1 - -
Torfaen -12 1 £28,000 -6.66%
Monmouthshire - 1 £21,000 -
TCP/IP
Wales

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 64 (70.33%) Microsoft
2 62 (68.13%) Windows
3 58 (63.74%) VMware
4 52 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 47 (51.65%) Cisco
6 41 (45.05%) MS Exchange
7 39 (42.86%) SQL
7 39 (42.86%) Firewall
8 38 (41.76%) ITIL
9 37 (40.66%) Clustering
10 35 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (31.87%) DNS
12 28 (30.77%) IIS
13 27 (29.67%) SAN
14 26 (28.57%) Citrix
15 25 (27.47%) VPN
16 24 (26.37%) Windows Server 2008
17 23 (25.27%) Exchange Server 2007
17 23 (25.27%) HP
18 22 (24.18%) Exchange Server 2010
19 21 (23.08%) NetBackup
20 20 (21.98%) Finance
20 20 (21.98%) DHCP
20 20 (21.98%) Cisco IOS
21 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2012
21 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
21 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2003
22 17 (18.68%) Linux
22 17 (18.68%) Hyper-V
22 17 (18.68%) NAS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 41 (45.05%) MS Exchange
2 28 (30.77%) IIS
3 23 (25.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (24.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (17.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2000
8 9 (9.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
9 6 (6.59%) SAS
10 4 (4.40%) Commerce Server
10 4 (4.40%) CMS
11 3 (3.30%) Apache
11 3 (3.30%) Lync
12 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (1.10%) WorkSite
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (42.86%) Firewall
2 29 (31.87%) DNS
3 27 (29.67%) SAN
4 25 (27.47%) VPN
5 20 (21.98%) DHCP
5 20 (21.98%) Cisco IOS
6 17 (18.68%) NAS
7 13 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (12.09%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (10.99%) IPsec
9 10 (10.99%) WAN
10 9 (9.89%) Internet
11 6 (6.59%) LAN
11 6 (6.59%) VoIP
12 5 (5.49%) Network Security
13 3 (3.30%) iSCSI
13 3 (3.30%) Ethernet
13 3 (3.30%) FTP
13 3 (3.30%) SNMP
13 3 (3.30%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Local Government
3 5 (5.49%) Legal
4 4 (4.40%) Military
5 2 (2.20%) Retail
6 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Wintel Engineer
2 11 (12.09%) Wintel Support
2 11 (12.09%) Technical Support
2 11 (12.09%) Support Engineer
3 10 (10.99%) Analyst
3 10 (10.99%) Server Engineer
4 9 (9.89%) Technical Engineer
4 9 (9.89%) Technical Support Engineer
4 9 (9.89%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Support Specialist
6 7 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Server Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Deployment Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Administrator
8 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) CSS
2 8 (8.79%) .NET
3 7 (7.69%) XML
4 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.30%) Java EE
5 3 (3.30%) GWT
5 3 (3.30%) jQuery
5 3 (3.30%) Ext JS
5 3 (3.30%) Android SDK
5 3 (3.30%) J2EE
5 3 (3.30%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.30%) Spring
6 2 (2.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (40.66%) Clustering
2 8 (8.79%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) DTV
5 3 (3.30%) STB
6 2 (2.20%) PKI
6 2 (2.20%) Open Source
7 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Physics
7 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.10%) Wiki
7 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 62 (68.13%) Windows
2 24 (26.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (18.68%) Linux
5 11 (12.09%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (9.89%) UNIX
7 7 (7.69%) AIX
8 4 (4.40%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.30%) Android
10 1 (1.10%) SUSE
10 1 (1.10%) Fedora
10 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.76%) ITIL
2 12 (13.19%) Problem Management
3 8 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.59%) SIEM
5 4 (4.40%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.40%) Software Engineering
5 4 (4.40%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.40%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.40%) Cyber Security
6 3 (3.30%) Change Management
6 3 (3.30%) TDD
7 1 (1.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.10%) UML
7 1 (1.10%) OO
7 1 (1.10%) Project Management
7 1 (1.10%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (1.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.10%) Time Management
7 1 (1.10%) Product Management
7 1 (1.10%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (42.86%) SQL
2 13 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.79%) VBScript
3 8 (8.79%) Python
3 8 (8.79%) Perl
4 6 (6.59%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.40%) C++
6 3 (3.30%) Java
6 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.20%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.29%) MCP
3 12 (13.19%) MCSE
3 12 (13.19%) CCNP
3 12 (13.19%) SAP Certification
3 12 (13.19%) Security Cleared
4 10 (10.99%) DV Cleared
5 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.49%) CCNA
6 5 (5.49%) MCSA
7 4 (4.40%) HNC
7 4 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.30%) Degree
9 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.20%) CCDP
9 2 (2.20%) CISSP
9 2 (2.20%) GIAC
9 2 (2.20%) GCIA
9 2 (2.20%) GCFW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.19%) ISO 9001
1 12 (13.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.40%) JSP 440
System Software
1 52 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 35 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (18.68%) Hyper-V
4 13 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 11 (12.09%) XenApp
6 10 (10.99%) Terminal Services
7 8 (8.79%) vSphere
8 3 (3.30%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.10%) UAG
Systems Management
1 21 (23.08%) NetBackup
2 8 (8.79%) Backup Exec
2 8 (8.79%) ARCserve
2 8 (8.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.30%) Nagios
4 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (70.33%) Microsoft
2 58 (63.74%) VMware
3 47 (51.65%) Cisco
4 26 (28.57%) Citrix
5 23 (25.27%) HP
6 12 (13.19%) IBM
6 12 (13.19%) SAP
7 10 (10.99%) TippingPoint
8 8 (8.79%) Red Hat
8 8 (8.79%) Symantec
8 8 (8.79%) Remedy
8 8 (8.79%) McAfee
8 8 (8.79%) Sophos
9 6 (6.59%) Oracle
9 6 (6.59%) Sybase
10 4 (4.40%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.20%) Dell
11 2 (2.20%) Juniper
11 2 (2.20%) Trend Micro
11 2 (2.20%) Sourcefire
Newport, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £20K + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Caerphilly
CPS Group
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago