The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 72 70 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 235 214 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.93% 3.55% 3.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.38% 21.46% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 206 191 136
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £22,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1099 997 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.39% 16.52% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 960 867 673
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in the South West

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in the South West

TCP/IP
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Bristol +38 82 £38,500 +26.22% 14
Gloucestershire +2 55 £45,625 +30.35% 7
Wiltshire -14 43 £42,500 +65.04% 5
Dorset -5 27 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Somerset +12 18 £28,500 -25.97% 1
Cornwall -8 7 £21,000 -16.00%
Devon -32 3 £37,150 -0.93% 2
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 285 (53.27%) Windows
2 201 (37.57%) Firewall
3 183 (34.21%) Linux
4 159 (29.72%) DNS
4 159 (29.72%) VMware
5 157 (29.35%) Microsoft
6 141 (26.36%) Active Directory
7 121 (22.62%) Java
8 116 (21.68%) C++
8 116 (21.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 115 (21.50%) DHCP
10 114 (21.31%) Cisco
11 112 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 109 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 105 (19.63%) VPN
14 99 (18.50%) MS Exchange
15 97 (18.13%) MS Excel
15 97 (18.13%) Degree
15 97 (18.13%) Software Engineering
16 84 (15.70%) WAN
16 84 (15.70%) VMware Infrastructure
17 82 (15.33%) C
18 78 (14.58%) ITIL
19 77 (14.39%) Cisco Certification
20 76 (14.21%) Telecoms
21 75 (14.02%) LAN
22 74 (13.83%) Python
23 70 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
24 68 (12.71%) Citrix
25 67 (12.52%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 99 (18.50%) MS Exchange
2 45 (8.41%) WebLogic
2 45 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (7.85%) IIS
4 41 (7.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 36 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (3.74%) SharePoint
8 17 (3.18%) Lync
9 13 (2.43%) WebSphere
9 13 (2.43%) Apache
9 13 (2.43%) Tomcat
10 12 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (2.06%) JBoss
11 11 (2.06%) Apache Pig
12 6 (1.12%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.93%) WorkSite
13 5 (0.93%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.75%) MQSeries
Applications
1 97 (18.13%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.73%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Temenos T24
1 5 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.37%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Maximo
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Magento
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.19%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.11%) Office 365
2 14 (2.62%) SaaS
3 13 (2.43%) IaaS
4 11 (2.06%) PaaS
5 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 201 (37.57%) Firewall
2 159 (29.72%) DNS
3 115 (21.50%) DHCP
4 105 (19.63%) VPN
5 84 (15.70%) WAN
6 75 (14.02%) LAN
7 45 (8.41%) SSL
7 45 (8.41%) SAN
8 44 (8.22%) HTTP
9 43 (8.04%) SMTP
10 41 (7.66%) Internet
11 40 (7.48%) MPLS
11 40 (7.48%) VoIP
12 30 (5.61%) VLAN
13 29 (5.42%) Wireless
13 29 (5.42%) IPsec
13 29 (5.42%) ADSL
14 27 (5.05%) FTP
14 27 (5.05%) NAS
15 26 (4.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.23%) Big Data
3 22 (4.11%) Hadoop
4 20 (3.74%) MySQL
5 14 (2.62%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.06%) Apache Hive
7 10 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.93%) OLTP
9 4 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.75%) MS Access
10 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.56%) DB2
10 3 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.19%) Informix
Development Applications
1 11 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (1.31%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (0.93%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.93%) TestDirector
4 4 (0.75%) Subversion
4 4 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.56%) NeoLoad
5 3 (0.56%) JIRA
5 3 (0.56%) MSI
5 3 (0.56%) JMeter
6 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
General
1 76 (14.21%) Telecoms
2 43 (8.04%) Finance
3 17 (3.18%) Electronics
4 14 (2.62%) Legal
5 10 (1.87%) Back Office
6 9 (1.68%) Retail
7 8 (1.50%) Banking
7 8 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.93%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.75%) Law
9 4 (0.75%) Local Government
10 3 (0.56%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (15.89%) Support Engineer
2 84 (15.70%) Software Engineer
3 78 (14.58%) Analyst
4 55 (10.28%) Network Engineer
5 39 (7.29%) Developer
6 38 (7.10%) 2nd Line Support
7 32 (5.98%) Consultant
8 29 (5.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 28 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 26 (4.86%) Administrator
11 25 (4.67%) Support Analyst
11 25 (4.67%) Software Developer
12 23 (4.30%) IT Support
13 21 (3.93%) Applications Support
14 20 (3.74%) Support Technician
14 20 (3.74%) Team Leader
15 19 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support
16 17 (3.18%) Principal Software Engineer
16 17 (3.18%) Principal Engineer
17 16 (2.99%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.72%) Web Services
2 43 (8.04%) REST
3 38 (7.10%) HTML
4 27 (5.05%) J2EE
5 26 (4.86%) HTML5
5 26 (4.86%) jQuery
6 22 (4.11%) CSS
7 21 (3.93%) .NET
8 18 (3.36%) XML
9 17 (3.18%) Java EE
10 15 (2.80%) STL
11 13 (2.43%) JMX
12 12 (2.24%) LAMP
12 12 (2.24%) SOAP
13 11 (2.06%) CGI
14 9 (1.68%) Software Packaging
14 9 (1.68%) JMS
15 8 (1.50%) WebSphere MQ
15 8 (1.50%) Middleware
16 7 (1.31%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.79%) Clustering
3 30 (5.61%) Digital Media
4 29 (5.42%) Mathematics
4 29 (5.42%) Computer Science
5 28 (5.23%) Data Centre
6 20 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 20 (3.74%) Client/Server
7 17 (3.18%) Thin Client
7 17 (3.18%) Fat Client
8 16 (2.99%) Physics
8 16 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
8 16 (2.99%) Algorithms
9 14 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.87%) Cybercrime
11 9 (1.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 9 (1.68%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.68%) MPEG
12 8 (1.50%) PKI
13 7 (1.31%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 285 (53.27%) Windows
2 183 (34.21%) Linux
3 116 (21.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 112 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 60 (11.21%) UNIX
7 36 (6.73%) Windows Vista
8 33 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (5.61%) Windows XP
10 28 (5.23%) Windows 7
11 26 (4.86%) Android
12 23 (4.30%) Windows 8
12 23 (4.30%) CentOS
13 16 (2.99%) Solaris
14 13 (2.43%) Apple iOS
15 11 (2.06%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.93%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.56%) AIX
19 2 (0.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (18.13%) Software Engineering
2 78 (14.58%) ITIL
3 46 (8.60%) Cyber Security
4 42 (7.85%) OO
4 42 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (5.98%) Mentoring
6 29 (5.42%) Multithreading
7 26 (4.86%) Project Management
8 24 (4.49%) Computer Forensics
8 24 (4.49%) SIEM
9 23 (4.30%) Change Management
10 22 (4.11%) Workflow
10 22 (4.11%) Penetration Testing
11 21 (3.93%) Network Management
11 21 (3.93%) Software Deployment
12 19 (3.55%) Load Balancing
12 19 (3.55%) UML
13 17 (3.18%) Configuration Management
14 15 (2.80%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (2.80%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 121 (22.62%) Java
2 116 (21.68%) C++
3 82 (15.33%) C
4 74 (13.83%) Python
5 61 (11.40%) SQL
6 51 (9.53%) C#
7 37 (6.92%) JavaScript
8 35 (6.54%) Perl
9 25 (4.67%) PHP
10 24 (4.49%) Ruby
11 21 (3.93%) PowerShell
12 20 (3.74%) Bash Shell
13 18 (3.36%) Assembly Language
14 15 (2.80%) MATLAB
15 12 (2.24%) Shell Script
16 11 (2.06%) Objective-C
17 8 (1.50%) XPath
18 4 (0.75%) VBScript
19 2 (0.37%) VB
20 1 (0.19%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 109 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (18.13%) Degree
3 77 (14.39%) Cisco Certification
4 67 (12.52%) MCSE
5 62 (11.59%) CCNA
6 45 (8.41%) MCSA
7 43 (8.04%) Security Cleared
8 31 (5.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 30 (5.61%) CCNP
10 29 (5.42%) Network+ Certification
11 25 (4.67%) A+ Certification
12 22 (4.11%) MCITP
13 21 (3.93%) CISSP
14 20 (3.74%) SC Cleared
15 18 (3.36%) GIAC
16 14 (2.62%) DV Cleared
17 13 (2.43%) CCA
17 13 (2.43%) Citrix Certification
18 11 (2.06%) SSCP
18 11 (2.06%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.74%) SLA
2 7 (1.31%) DO-178B
3 5 (0.93%) QA
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 141 (26.36%) Active Directory
2 84 (15.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (8.60%) vSphere
4 36 (6.73%) Hyper-V
5 25 (4.67%) XenApp
6 17 (3.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 16 (2.99%) VMware ESX
8 15 (2.80%) BitLocker
9 14 (2.62%) vCloud
9 14 (2.62%) Snort
10 11 (2.06%) KVM
11 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (1.12%) Firmware
12 5 (0.93%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.93%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.75%) Samba
14 3 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.37%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 41 (7.66%) SCCM
2 20 (3.74%) SCOM
3 13 (2.43%) Puppet
4 11 (2.06%) Backup Exec
4 11 (2.06%) Graphite
5 5 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.56%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.56%) Windows Intune
6 3 (0.56%) SCSM
7 2 (0.37%) vMotion
7 2 (0.37%) zSecure
7 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.37%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.19%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.19%) WSUS
8 1 (0.19%) OpenView
8 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 159 (29.72%) VMware
2 157 (29.35%) Microsoft
3 114 (21.31%) Cisco
4 68 (12.71%) Citrix
5 42 (7.85%) Oracle
6 23 (4.30%) HP
6 23 (4.30%) Juniper
7 21 (3.93%) Dell
8 20 (3.74%) Avaya
9 19 (3.55%) Red Hat
10 18 (3.36%) Remedy
11 14 (2.62%) IBM
12 12 (2.24%) SonicWALL
12 12 (2.24%) Veeam
13 11 (2.06%) Barracuda Networks
14 10 (1.87%) Splunk
14 10 (1.87%) Siemens
14 10 (1.87%) Sophos
15 9 (1.68%) Nortel
15 9 (1.68%) Symantec
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-48,000 Depending on level
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000 Depending on level
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 + Company car + Laptop + Phone+ Much More
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Up to £25,000 + Company car + Laptop
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 10 days ago