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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 59 89 45
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -44
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 265 178 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.19% 3.00% 5.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.63% 18.88% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 216 133 267
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,100 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1034 943 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.34% 15.92% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 879 725 1036
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Gloucestershire +32 97 £47,500 +30.13% 10
Wiltshire +20 55 £37,500 +10.29% 7
Devon +18 39 £29,000 -4.91% 4
Bristol -31 28 £41,000 +38.98% 4
Dorset -6 21 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Somerset +11 19 £23,000 -34.28% 5
Cornwall 0 7 £22,500 +25.00%
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 334 (69.87%) Windows
2 195 (40.79%) Firewall
3 192 (40.17%) Microsoft
4 191 (39.96%) DNS
5 170 (35.56%) Linux
5 170 (35.56%) VMware
5 170 (35.56%) Active Directory
6 142 (29.71%) DHCP
7 120 (25.10%) Cisco
8 115 (24.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 115 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 114 (23.85%) MS Exchange
10 107 (22.38%) ITIL
11 98 (20.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 92 (19.25%) LAN
13 90 (18.83%) MS Excel
14 87 (18.20%) VPN
15 81 (16.95%) WAN
16 78 (16.32%) Citrix
17 72 (15.06%) SQL
18 71 (14.85%) Windows Server 2003
19 68 (14.23%) Degree
20 65 (13.60%) HTTP
21 63 (13.18%) Internet
22 62 (12.97%) Python
23 61 (12.76%) SSL
24 59 (12.34%) MS Office
25 57 (11.92%) Windows Server 2012
25 57 (11.92%) Java
26 55 (11.51%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 114 (23.85%) MS Exchange
2 49 (10.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2003
4 33 (6.90%) Lync
5 31 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 28 (5.86%) IIS
6 28 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (4.81%) Apache
8 20 (4.18%) SharePoint
9 15 (3.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (1.67%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.05%) ColdFusion
11 5 (1.05%) iPlanet
12 4 (0.84%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.84%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.63%) nginx
13 3 (0.63%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2000
15 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 90 (18.83%) MS Excel
2 59 (12.34%) MS Office
3 8 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.35%) Office 365
2 7 (1.46%) SaaS
3 2 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 195 (40.79%) Firewall
2 191 (39.96%) DNS
3 142 (29.71%) DHCP
4 92 (19.25%) LAN
5 87 (18.20%) VPN
6 81 (16.95%) WAN
7 65 (13.60%) HTTP
8 63 (13.18%) Internet
9 61 (12.76%) SSL
10 55 (11.51%) SAN
11 54 (11.30%) SMTP
12 48 (10.04%) LDAP
13 38 (7.95%) FTP
14 34 (7.11%) NAS
15 30 (6.28%) Telnet
16 27 (5.65%) Ethernet
16 27 (5.65%) Intrusion Detection
17 25 (5.23%) Wireless
18 21 (4.39%) Wireshark
19 20 (4.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.18%) MySQL
3 12 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.42%) Big Data
7 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (1.88%) Subversion
2 8 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.05%) Bugzilla
4 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.21%) JMeter
6 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.21%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.21%) JIRA
General
1 47 (9.83%) Finance
2 24 (5.02%) Aerospace
3 19 (3.97%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.93%) Electronics
5 10 (2.09%) Banking
6 8 (1.67%) Back Office
7 6 (1.26%) Retail
8 3 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.42%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Games
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 108 (22.59%) Analyst
2 61 (12.76%) Support Engineer
3 49 (10.25%) Developer
4 43 (9.00%) Consultant
5 39 (8.16%) Software Engineer
6 38 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 36 (7.53%) Support Analyst
8 32 (6.69%) Technical Support
9 28 (5.86%) Network Engineer
9 28 (5.86%) IT Support
10 27 (5.65%) Senior Analyst
11 26 (5.44%) Software Developer
12 22 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support
13 21 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
13 21 (4.39%) Support Technician
13 21 (4.39%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 20 (4.18%) Service Analyst
14 20 (4.18%) Service Desk Analyst
15 16 (3.35%) 3rd Line Support
15 16 (3.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (11.30%) HTML
2 28 (5.86%) CSS
3 25 (5.23%) jQuery
4 20 (4.18%) .NET
5 18 (3.77%) HTML5
6 17 (3.56%) Software Packaging
7 16 (3.35%) Web Services
7 16 (3.35%) XML
8 14 (2.93%) REST
9 12 (2.51%) J2EE
10 11 (2.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (1.67%) ASP.NET
12 6 (1.26%) STL
13 5 (1.05%) LINQ
13 5 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (1.05%) MFC
13 5 (1.05%) SAML
13 5 (1.05%) Ajax
13 5 (1.05%) .NET Framework
14 4 (0.84%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.60%) Client/Server
3 22 (4.60%) Blackberry
4 17 (3.56%) Thin Client
4 17 (3.56%) Fat Client
5 16 (3.35%) Clustering
6 11 (2.30%) PDA
6 11 (2.30%) MPEG
6 11 (2.30%) Open Source
7 9 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.46%) Device Driver
8 7 (1.46%) iPhone
8 7 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.26%) iPad
10 5 (1.05%) Replication
10 5 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.63%) Physics
11 3 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 334 (69.87%) Windows
2 170 (35.56%) Linux
3 98 (20.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (14.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 57 (11.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (9.21%) Windows 7
7 37 (7.74%) Windows XP
8 36 (7.53%) Windows Vista
9 32 (6.69%) UNIX
10 30 (6.28%) Solaris
11 29 (6.07%) Windows 8
12 19 (3.97%) CentOS
12 19 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (3.77%) Android
14 10 (2.09%) Debian
15 8 (1.67%) Windows 2000
16 7 (1.46%) Apple iOS
17 6 (1.26%) Mac OS X
17 6 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (22.38%) ITIL
2 50 (10.46%) Software Engineering
3 39 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (6.49%) Information Security
5 30 (6.28%) Cyber Security
6 29 (6.07%) Project Management
7 27 (5.65%) Change Management
8 23 (4.81%) Penetration Testing
9 22 (4.60%) Scrum
10 21 (4.39%) Service Delivery
10 21 (4.39%) Configuration Management
11 20 (4.18%) Performance Management
12 19 (3.97%) Service Management
13 18 (3.77%) MVC
13 18 (3.77%) Migration
13 18 (3.77%) Network Architecture
14 15 (3.14%) Multithreading
14 15 (3.14%) OO
14 15 (3.14%) SIEM
15 13 (2.72%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 72 (15.06%) SQL
2 62 (12.97%) Python
3 57 (11.92%) Java
4 54 (11.30%) C++
5 48 (10.04%) Perl
6 39 (8.16%) C
6 39 (8.16%) C#
7 32 (6.69%) JavaScript
7 32 (6.69%) PHP
8 29 (6.07%) Bash Shell
9 19 (3.97%) Ruby
10 13 (2.72%) Assembly Language
11 8 (1.67%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.46%) Bourne shell
13 6 (1.26%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.05%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.05%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.05%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.63%) VB
16 2 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 115 (24.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (14.23%) Degree
3 52 (10.88%) Security Cleared
3 52 (10.88%) MCSE
4 48 (10.04%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (9.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 44 (9.21%) MCITP
7 43 (9.00%) MCP
8 38 (7.95%) MCSA
9 35 (7.32%) SC Cleared
10 29 (6.07%) CCNP
11 26 (5.44%) Citrix Certification
11 26 (5.44%) CCNA
12 18 (3.77%) CCA
13 15 (3.14%) A+ Certification
13 15 (3.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 14 (2.93%) Network+ Certification
15 13 (2.72%) DV Cleared
16 11 (2.30%) MCTS
17 7 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.69%) SLA
2 10 (2.09%) QA
3 6 (1.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 170 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 115 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (7.74%) vSphere
4 35 (7.32%) Hyper-V
5 28 (5.86%) XenApp
6 17 (3.56%) XenDesktop
7 16 (3.35%) VMware ESX
8 14 (2.93%) vCloud
8 14 (2.93%) XenServer
9 13 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (2.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 11 (2.30%) Snort
10 11 (2.30%) Terminal Services
10 11 (2.30%) MetaFrame
11 10 (2.09%) UAG
12 9 (1.88%) Samba
12 9 (1.88%) qmail
13 8 (1.67%) ISA Server
14 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (1.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 44 (9.21%) SCCM
2 14 (2.93%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (2.72%) Backup Exec
3 13 (2.72%) SCOM
4 9 (1.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (1.88%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (1.67%) Netcool
5 8 (1.67%) OpenView
5 8 (1.67%) Tivoli
5 8 (1.67%) HP SIM
6 7 (1.46%) Puppet
6 7 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.46%) Zenoss
6 7 (1.46%) Nagios
6 7 (1.46%) WSUS
6 7 (1.46%) yum
7 6 (1.26%) MOM
8 5 (1.05%) Plesk
8 5 (1.05%) Hyperic
8 5 (1.05%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 192 (40.17%) Microsoft
2 170 (35.56%) VMware
3 120 (25.10%) Cisco
4 78 (16.32%) Citrix
5 46 (9.62%) Dell
6 40 (8.37%) HP
7 35 (7.32%) CheckPoint
8 27 (5.65%) Avaya
9 25 (5.23%) Apple
10 23 (4.81%) Juniper
11 20 (4.18%) IBM
11 20 (4.18%) SonicWALL
12 19 (3.97%) Remedy
13 17 (3.56%) Oracle
14 16 (3.35%) Symantec
15 15 (3.14%) F5
15 15 (3.14%) Red Hat
16 13 (2.72%) Sophos
17 12 (2.51%) NetApp
18 11 (2.30%) McAfee
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Somerset
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Big Comp Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Apache Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago