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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 65 73 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 234 182 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.96% 3.51% 4.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.30% 20.78% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 204 143 188
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
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
963 876 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.29% 16.88% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 824 674 898
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Gloucestershire +9 66 £34,750 -13.12% 17
Bristol -13 61 £40,000 +41.59% 14
Wiltshire -1 35 £27,000 -28.94% 11
Devon +18 23 £35,000 +27.27% 12
Dorset -9 22 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Somerset +5 13 £26,000 -10.34% 3
Cornwall -3 10 £21,000 +16.66% 2
Avon - 1 £18,000 -
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 329 (67.56%) Windows
2 213 (43.74%) Microsoft
3 187 (38.40%) Firewall
4 185 (37.99%) DNS
5 184 (37.78%) VMware
6 168 (34.50%) Active Directory
7 158 (32.44%) Linux
8 133 (27.31%) DHCP
9 132 (27.10%) VMware Infrastructure
10 127 (26.08%) Cisco
11 122 (25.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 116 (23.82%) MS Exchange
13 109 (22.38%) ITIL
14 106 (21.77%) Windows Server 2008
15 104 (21.36%) MS Excel
16 102 (20.94%) Citrix
17 90 (18.48%) LAN
18 78 (16.02%) SQL
19 76 (15.61%) VPN
20 74 (15.20%) MS Office
21 71 (14.58%) WAN
22 70 (14.37%) Python
22 70 (14.37%) Degree
23 66 (13.55%) MCSE
24 65 (13.35%) HTTP
25 64 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003
26 63 (12.94%) SSL
27 60 (12.32%) Java
28 59 (12.11%) C++
28 59 (12.11%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 116 (23.82%) MS Exchange
2 53 (10.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (7.80%) Lync
4 37 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 36 (7.39%) IIS
6 35 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 25 (5.13%) SharePoint
8 24 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 19 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (2.67%) Apache
11 12 (2.46%) WebLogic
12 10 (2.05%) OpenStack
13 5 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2000
14 4 (0.82%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.82%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.82%) iPlanet
15 3 (0.62%) CICS
15 3 (0.62%) ColdFusion
16 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 104 (21.36%) MS Excel
2 74 (15.20%) MS Office
3 9 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.34%) Office 365
2 4 (0.82%) PaaS
3 3 (0.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 187 (38.40%) Firewall
2 185 (37.99%) DNS
3 133 (27.31%) DHCP
4 90 (18.48%) LAN
5 76 (15.61%) VPN
6 71 (14.58%) WAN
7 65 (13.35%) HTTP
8 63 (12.94%) SSL
9 59 (12.11%) SAN
10 50 (10.27%) Internet
11 49 (10.06%) LDAP
12 46 (9.45%) SMTP
13 39 (8.01%) FTP
14 34 (6.98%) Network Security
15 33 (6.78%) Telnet
16 31 (6.37%) NAS
17 30 (6.16%) Wireshark
18 25 (5.13%) Wireless
19 20 (4.11%) Intrusion Detection
19 20 (4.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.70%) MySQL
3 11 (2.26%) Oracle Database
4 9 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.82%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.62%) DB2
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (2.05%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.64%) JIRA
3 7 (1.44%) NeoLoad
3 7 (1.44%) JMeter
4 6 (1.23%) Subversion
5 5 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.62%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.62%) FishEye
8 2 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (11.29%) Finance
2 25 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.49%) Aerospace
4 15 (3.08%) Electronics
5 11 (2.26%) Banking
6 9 (1.85%) Back Office
7 8 (1.64%) Retail
8 6 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.03%) Advertising
9 5 (1.03%) German Language
10 2 (0.41%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Marketing
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 90 (18.48%) Analyst
2 69 (14.17%) Support Engineer
3 47 (9.65%) Developer
4 45 (9.24%) Consultant
4 45 (9.24%) Software Engineer
5 40 (8.21%) Network Engineer
6 34 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 31 (6.37%) Support Analyst
8 25 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
9 23 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
9 23 (4.72%) Software Developer
10 22 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
10 22 (4.52%) IT Support
11 20 (4.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 20 (4.11%) Support Technician
12 19 (3.90%) Technical Support
13 17 (3.49%) Lead Network Engineer
14 16 (3.29%) Support Specialist
14 16 (3.29%) Technical Consultant
15 14 (2.87%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (10.27%) HTML
2 32 (6.57%) CSS
3 29 (5.95%) .NET
4 22 (4.52%) jQuery
5 18 (3.70%) Software Packaging
5 18 (3.70%) Web Services
6 17 (3.49%) HTML5
7 16 (3.29%) REST
8 13 (2.67%) ASP.NET
9 12 (2.46%) WPF
9 12 (2.46%) XML
10 11 (2.26%) J2EE
11 10 (2.05%) WinForms
11 10 (2.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (1.85%) WCF
13 8 (1.64%) MFC
14 5 (1.03%) Qt
14 5 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (1.03%) SOAP
14 5 (1.03%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.34%) Client/Server
3 25 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.72%) Clustering
5 21 (4.31%) Management Information System
5 21 (4.31%) Blackberry
6 18 (3.70%) Fat Client
6 18 (3.70%) Thin Client
7 17 (3.49%) Mathematics
8 13 (2.67%) Device Driver
8 13 (2.67%) MPEG
9 11 (2.26%) Open Source
10 10 (2.05%) Physics
11 6 (1.23%) Replication
12 5 (1.03%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.03%) PDA
12 5 (1.03%) iPhone
13 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.62%) 3D Graphics
14 3 (0.62%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 329 (67.56%) Windows
2 158 (32.44%) Linux
3 106 (21.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 55 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (8.62%) UNIX
7 41 (8.42%) Windows 7
8 35 (7.19%) Windows Vista
9 30 (6.16%) Windows 8
10 27 (5.54%) Solaris
10 27 (5.54%) Windows XP
11 21 (4.31%) Android
12 19 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (2.87%) CentOS
14 10 (2.05%) Windows 2000
15 7 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (1.23%) Apple iOS
17 5 (1.03%) Ubuntu
17 5 (1.03%) Debian
18 4 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (22.38%) ITIL
2 55 (11.29%) Software Engineering
3 49 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (7.60%) Information Security
5 35 (7.19%) Cyber Security
6 25 (5.13%) Migration
7 24 (4.93%) SIEM
8 23 (4.72%) Project Management
9 22 (4.52%) Change Management
10 21 (4.31%) Network Architecture
11 20 (4.11%) Scrum
11 20 (4.11%) Configuration Management
11 20 (4.11%) Service Management
12 17 (3.49%) Service Delivery
13 16 (3.29%) Multithreading
13 16 (3.29%) OO
14 15 (3.08%) Android Development
14 15 (3.08%) MVC
15 14 (2.87%) Performance Management
15 14 (2.87%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 78 (16.02%) SQL
2 70 (14.37%) Python
3 60 (12.32%) Java
4 59 (12.11%) C++
5 55 (11.29%) Perl
6 46 (9.45%) C
7 44 (9.03%) JavaScript
8 37 (7.60%) C#
9 36 (7.39%) Bash Shell
10 28 (5.75%) PHP
11 17 (3.49%) Ruby
12 13 (2.67%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.26%) Assembly Language
14 7 (1.44%) Bourne shell
15 5 (1.03%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.82%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.82%) VB
17 3 (0.62%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.41%) VB6
18 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 122 (25.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (14.37%) Degree
3 66 (13.55%) MCSE
4 57 (11.70%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (11.50%) Security Cleared
6 51 (10.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 45 (9.24%) MCITP
8 42 (8.62%) MCSA
9 35 (7.19%) SC Cleared
10 34 (6.98%) MCP
11 32 (6.57%) Citrix Certification
11 32 (6.57%) CCNP
12 24 (4.93%) CCA
13 22 (4.52%) CCNA
13 22 (4.52%) VCP4
14 17 (3.49%) DV Cleared
15 13 (2.67%) A+ Certification
16 11 (2.26%) Network+ Certification
17 9 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 9 (1.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.72%) SLA
2 14 (2.87%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.85%) QA
4 4 (0.82%) COBIT
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 168 (34.50%) Active Directory
2 132 (27.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (9.86%) Hyper-V
4 47 (9.65%) XenApp
5 44 (9.03%) vSphere
6 27 (5.54%) VMware ESX
7 24 (4.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 23 (4.72%) XenDesktop
9 19 (3.90%) Snort
10 18 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (3.08%) XenServer
12 13 (2.67%) vCloud
13 10 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (1.85%) ISA Server
15 7 (1.44%) qmail
16 5 (1.03%) Terminal Services
17 4 (0.82%) NFS
17 4 (0.82%) Samba
17 4 (0.82%) KVM
17 4 (0.82%) UAG
Systems Management
1 44 (9.03%) SCCM
2 25 (5.13%) SCOM
3 22 (4.52%) Backup Exec
4 17 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (2.26%) Puppet
5 11 (2.26%) McAfee ePO
5 11 (2.26%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.85%) HP SIM
6 9 (1.85%) SCVMM
7 8 (1.64%) OpenView
7 8 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (1.64%) Nagios
8 7 (1.44%) yum
8 7 (1.44%) Zenoss
8 7 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.44%) Netcool
8 7 (1.44%) Tivoli
9 6 (1.23%) WSUS
10 5 (1.03%) SCSM
10 5 (1.03%) MOM
Vendors
1 213 (43.74%) Microsoft
2 184 (37.78%) VMware
3 127 (26.08%) Cisco
4 102 (20.94%) Citrix
5 37 (7.60%) CheckPoint
6 35 (7.19%) Dell
7 33 (6.78%) HP
8 28 (5.75%) Juniper
9 27 (5.54%) Oracle
10 23 (4.72%) IBM
11 22 (4.52%) Remedy
12 21 (4.31%) Symantec
13 19 (3.90%) Sophos
14 18 (3.70%) Avaya
15 16 (3.29%) McAfee
16 13 (2.67%) Veeam
16 13 (2.67%) F5
17 12 (2.46%) Red Hat
18 9 (1.85%) Siemens
18 9 (1.85%) Apple
Swindon
Mana Resourcing
Salary: car
Posted: 15 hours ago
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Circa 80K + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 3/4/5% pension, BUPA healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Truro, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £55000 - £59000 per annum + personal bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-23,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + £750 per quarter bonus, phone, laptop
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On site training
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + On Site Training
Posted: 3 days ago