The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 45 53 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 54 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.76% 3.79% 5.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 16.54% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 54 31 45
Average salary £41,500 £34,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.05% -18.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,210 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -
TCP/IP
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
243 272 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.41% 22.93% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 216 219 169
Average salary £40,500 £38,400 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.46% -6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +11 22 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Bridgend - 15 £22,000 -
Torfaen -5 14 £53,500 +42.66% 1
Caerphilly -1 2 £40,000 +42.85%
Newport +2 1 £72,500 +145.76% 1
TCP/IP
Wales

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 58 (55.24%) Firewall
2 53 (50.48%) Linux
3 42 (40.00%) Windows
4 39 (37.14%) VMware
5 31 (29.52%) Unix
5 31 (29.52%) DNS
5 31 (29.52%) Active Directory
5 31 (29.52%) Windows Server
6 29 (27.62%) C++
7 27 (25.71%) C
8 26 (24.76%) DHCP
9 22 (20.95%) Telecoms
9 22 (20.95%) Computer Science
9 22 (20.95%) Haskell
9 22 (20.95%) Erlang
9 22 (20.95%) Functional Programming
10 21 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (20.00%) HTTP
10 21 (20.00%) Cisco
10 21 (20.00%) Python
11 20 (19.05%) Apache
12 17 (16.19%) Software Engineering
12 17 (16.19%) Data Analysis
13 16 (15.24%) Snort
13 16 (15.24%) VoIP
13 16 (15.24%) Java
13 16 (15.24%) MySQL
14 15 (14.29%) Lisp
14 15 (14.29%) Red Hat
14 15 (14.29%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (19.05%) Apache
2 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.95%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) PaaS
2 6 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.76%) SaaS
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (55.24%) Firewall
2 31 (29.52%) DNS
3 26 (24.76%) DHCP
4 21 (20.00%) HTTP
5 16 (15.24%) VoIP
6 15 (14.29%) Internet
7 13 (12.38%) LAN
7 13 (12.38%) SAN
7 13 (12.38%) tcpdump
7 13 (12.38%) VPN
7 13 (12.38%) WAN
8 10 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (7.62%) NetScaler
11 7 (6.67%) NX-OS
11 7 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
11 7 (6.67%) WLAN
12 5 (4.76%) NAS
12 5 (4.76%) PBX
12 5 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.24%) MySQL
2 12 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (8.57%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.57%) Riak
4 7 (6.67%) Big Data
4 7 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 5 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.86%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.90%) Voldemort
8 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
General
1 22 (20.95%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.57%) Advertising
2 9 (8.57%) Marketing
3 7 (6.67%) Welsh Language
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.90%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Support Engineer
2 20 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 20 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 19 (18.10%) Network Engineer
4 16 (15.24%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 16 (15.24%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 16 (15.24%) Server Engineer
4 16 (15.24%) Server Support
5 15 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 15 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 12 (11.43%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (9.52%) Security Engineer
9 9 (8.57%) Developer
10 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 8 (7.62%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.71%) Analyst
12 5 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) Apache Flex
1 3 (2.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (2.86%) HTML
2 2 (1.90%) COM
2 2 (1.90%) WAP
3 1 (0.95%) .NET
3 1 (0.95%) Ajax
3 1 (0.95%) JSON
3 1 (0.95%) LAMP
3 1 (0.95%) WPF
3 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.38%) Clustering
3 10 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 10 (9.52%) Grid Computing
4 8 (7.62%) Data Centre
5 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (2.86%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.90%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (50.48%) Linux
2 42 (40.00%) Windows
3 31 (29.52%) Unix
3 31 (29.52%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.62%) AIX
5 8 (7.62%) CatOS
5 8 (7.62%) Solaris
6 2 (1.90%) CentOS
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.95%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) Functional Programming
2 21 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.19%) Data Analysis
3 17 (16.19%) Software Engineering
4 13 (12.38%) SDLC
5 12 (11.43%) ETL
5 12 (11.43%) ITIL
6 11 (10.48%) Network Management
6 11 (10.48%) Online Security
7 10 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (9.52%) Machine Learning
7 10 (9.52%) Time Management
8 8 (7.62%) Change Management
9 7 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.67%) Mobile Marketing
9 7 (6.67%) Multithreading
10 6 (5.71%) High Availability
11 5 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (4.76%) Network Architecture
11 5 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.62%) C++
2 27 (25.71%) C
3 22 (20.95%) Erlang
3 22 (20.95%) Haskell
4 21 (20.00%) Python
5 16 (15.24%) Java
6 15 (14.29%) Lisp
7 14 (13.33%) SQL
8 9 (8.57%) Clojure
8 9 (8.57%) Scala
9 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
10 6 (5.71%) Perl
11 3 (2.86%) Go
12 2 (1.90%) SystemTap
13 1 (0.95%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.95%) C#
13 1 (0.95%) Fortran
13 1 (0.95%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Degree
2 13 (12.38%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (11.43%) CCNP
4 7 (6.67%) RHCE
5 6 (5.71%) CCNA
6 4 (3.81%) SAP Certification
7 3 (2.86%) SCSA
7 3 (2.86%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.95%) CCSA
8 1 (0.95%) CCSE
8 1 (0.95%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.95%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.81%) ISO22301
2 3 (2.86%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.95%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.95%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.95%) MISRA
4 1 (0.95%) MISRA C
System Software
1 31 (29.52%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.24%) Snort
3 9 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.67%) Squid
5 5 (4.76%) Samba
6 4 (3.81%) NFS
7 2 (1.90%) iptables
7 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.90%) vSphere
8 1 (0.95%) Firmware
8 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.95%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 39 (37.14%) VMware
2 21 (20.00%) Cisco
3 15 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.57%) IBM
6 8 (7.62%) Juniper
6 8 (7.62%) SolarWinds
7 5 (4.76%) Veritas
8 4 (3.81%) EMC
8 4 (3.81%) HP
8 4 (3.81%) SAP
9 3 (2.86%) Oracle
10 2 (1.90%) Avaya
10 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.90%) Sage
11 1 (0.95%) Citrix
11 1 (0.95%) F5
11 1 (0.95%) Nokia
11 1 (0.95%) Verint
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