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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 78 78 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 -24
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 207 164 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.40% 3.24% 4.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.87% 19.48% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 183 142 202
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
992 842 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.28% 16.63% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 861 681 959
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Wiltshire +21 50 £25,750 -34.81% 8
Gloucestershire +11 41 £35,000 - 5
Dorset -1 39 £29,000 -22.66% 6
Bristol -27 35 £31,000 -9.48% 10
Devon +3 28 £37,000 +13.84% 1
Somerset -26 8 £38,500 +22.22% 1
Cornwall - 6 £25,000 - 2
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 244 (67.97%) Windows
2 166 (46.24%) Microsoft
3 147 (40.95%) DNS
4 134 (37.33%) Active Directory
5 130 (36.21%) VMware
6 115 (32.03%) DHCP
7 109 (30.36%) Linux
8 108 (30.08%) Firewall
9 96 (26.74%) MS Exchange
10 92 (25.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 91 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 88 (24.51%) Cisco
13 83 (23.12%) LAN
14 81 (22.56%) MS Excel
15 80 (22.28%) WAN
16 76 (21.17%) Windows Server 2003
17 75 (20.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 67 (18.66%) VPN
19 61 (16.99%) Windows XP
20 60 (16.71%) Degree
21 57 (15.88%) ITIL
22 54 (15.04%) Citrix
23 50 (13.93%) Windows Server 2012
24 46 (12.81%) Windows 7
25 44 (12.26%) Windows Vista
25 44 (12.26%) C
26 43 (11.98%) C++
26 43 (11.98%) vSphere
27 42 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
27 42 (11.70%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 96 (26.74%) MS Exchange
2 42 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (10.86%) IIS
4 38 (10.58%) Exchange Server 2003
5 28 (7.80%) Lync
6 21 (5.85%) Apache
7 15 (4.18%) SharePoint
8 14 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2000
11 9 (2.51%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.95%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.39%) SAS
14 4 (1.11%) nginx
15 2 (0.56%) ColdFusion
16 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
16 1 (0.28%) GroupWise
16 1 (0.28%) Commerce Server
16 1 (0.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 81 (22.56%) MS Excel
2 42 (11.70%) MS Office
3 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.56%) SalesLogix
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.34%) Office 365
2 7 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.39%) SaaS
4 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 147 (40.95%) DNS
2 115 (32.03%) DHCP
3 108 (30.08%) Firewall
4 83 (23.12%) LAN
5 80 (22.28%) WAN
6 67 (18.66%) VPN
7 42 (11.70%) SAN
8 40 (11.14%) Internet
9 26 (7.24%) NAS
10 22 (6.13%) Wireless
10 22 (6.13%) SSL
11 21 (5.85%) HTTP
11 21 (5.85%) Ethernet
11 21 (5.85%) SMTP
12 15 (4.18%) LDAP
13 14 (3.90%) SNMP
14 13 (3.62%) ADSL
15 12 (3.34%) VoIP
16 10 (2.79%) VLAN
17 9 (2.51%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.95%) MySQL
3 7 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.39%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.28%) Redis
6 1 (0.28%) DB2
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (4.18%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.51%) Subversion
3 8 (2.23%) GCC
4 6 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.67%) Bugzilla
5 5 (1.39%) FogBugz
6 4 (1.11%) JIRA
7 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.28%) CodeWarrior
7 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (6.69%) Telecoms
2 15 (4.18%) Electronics
3 12 (3.34%) Aerospace
4 9 (2.51%) Finance
5 7 (1.95%) Banking
5 7 (1.95%) Retail
6 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.84%) Publishing
8 2 (0.56%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Military
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 80 (22.28%) Analyst
2 52 (14.48%) Support Engineer
3 43 (11.98%) Consultant
4 32 (8.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (8.08%) Software Engineer
6 28 (7.80%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 27 (7.52%) Service Analyst
8 26 (7.24%) Developer
8 26 (7.24%) Support Analyst
9 25 (6.96%) Service Desk Analyst
9 25 (6.96%) Technical Support
9 25 (6.96%) 2nd Line Support
10 22 (6.13%) 3rd Line Support
11 21 (5.85%) IT Support
11 21 (5.85%) Network Engineer
12 18 (5.01%) Software Developer
13 15 (4.18%) Systems Engineer
14 13 (3.62%) Team Leader
15 12 (3.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 12 (3.34%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.19%) HTML
2 14 (3.90%) HTML5
2 14 (3.90%) jQuery
3 13 (3.62%) Web Services
4 10 (2.79%) REST
5 9 (2.51%) XML
6 7 (1.95%) .NET
6 7 (1.95%) Ajax
7 6 (1.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (1.67%) CSS
8 5 (1.39%) MFC
8 5 (1.39%) Software Packaging
9 4 (1.11%) COM
9 4 (1.11%) SOAP
10 3 (0.84%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.84%) Qt
11 2 (0.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (0.56%) STL
12 1 (0.28%) JSP
12 1 (0.28%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.57%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.01%) Thin Client
2 18 (5.01%) Fat Client
3 17 (4.74%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (3.90%) Blackberry
5 13 (3.62%) Clustering
6 12 (3.34%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.34%) Digital Media
7 10 (2.79%) PDA
8 9 (2.51%) iPad
9 7 (1.95%) Device Driver
9 7 (1.95%) Open Source
10 6 (1.67%) iPhone
10 6 (1.67%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.39%) Firmware
11 5 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.11%) CCTV
12 4 (1.11%) EPoS
12 4 (1.11%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.84%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 244 (67.97%) Windows
2 109 (30.36%) Linux
3 92 (25.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (21.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 61 (16.99%) Windows XP
6 50 (13.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (12.81%) Windows 7
8 44 (12.26%) Windows Vista
9 39 (10.86%) Windows 8
10 20 (5.57%) CentOS
11 19 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (5.29%) UNIX
12 14 (3.90%) Windows 2000
13 10 (2.79%) Mac OS X
14 9 (2.51%) Solaris
15 7 (1.95%) Debian
16 5 (1.39%) SUSE
17 4 (1.11%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.84%) AIX
18 3 (0.84%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (15.88%) ITIL
2 40 (11.14%) Software Engineering
3 27 (7.52%) Project Management
4 18 (5.01%) Service Management
5 14 (3.90%) Incident Management
5 14 (3.90%) Change Management
6 13 (3.62%) Service Delivery
6 13 (3.62%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (3.62%) Asset Management
7 12 (3.34%) MVC
8 11 (3.06%) Identity Management
8 11 (3.06%) Configuration Management
9 10 (2.79%) Scrum
10 9 (2.51%) Build Automation
10 9 (2.51%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (2.51%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (2.51%) UML
10 9 (2.51%) Migration
10 9 (2.51%) Performance Management
11 8 (2.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (12.26%) C
2 43 (11.98%) C++
3 40 (11.14%) Java
4 37 (10.31%) SQL
5 30 (8.36%) Python
6 25 (6.96%) C#
7 22 (6.13%) Ruby
8 18 (5.01%) PHP
9 17 (4.74%) Perl
10 14 (3.90%) JavaScript
11 11 (3.06%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.79%) Embedded C
13 9 (2.51%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.95%) Assembly Language
15 5 (1.39%) Lua
15 5 (1.39%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.84%) VBScript
17 2 (0.56%) Erlang
17 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 75 (20.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (16.71%) Degree
3 40 (11.14%) MCSE
4 37 (10.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 36 (10.03%) MCITP
6 35 (9.75%) MCP
7 33 (9.19%) Security Cleared
8 27 (7.52%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (5.85%) SC Cleared
9 21 (5.85%) MCSA
10 20 (5.57%) CCA
10 20 (5.57%) Citrix Certification
11 16 (4.46%) CCNP
11 16 (4.46%) CCNA
12 14 (3.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (2.51%) A+ Certification
13 9 (2.51%) Network+ Certification
14 6 (1.67%) DV Cleared
15 5 (1.39%) MCTS
16 4 (1.11%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.24%) SLA
2 18 (5.01%) QA
3 8 (2.23%) IEC 61508
4 3 (0.84%) COBIT
5 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 134 (37.33%) Active Directory
2 91 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (11.98%) vSphere
4 25 (6.96%) VMware ESX
5 22 (6.13%) Terminal Services
6 15 (4.18%) Hyper-V
7 13 (3.62%) XenApp
8 10 (2.79%) MetaFrame
9 9 (2.51%) vCloud
9 9 (2.51%) Squid
9 9 (2.51%) qmail
10 8 (2.23%) UAG
10 8 (2.23%) NFS
11 7 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (1.67%) XenDesktop
12 6 (1.67%) Xen
13 5 (1.39%) Samba
14 4 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (1.11%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (10.03%) SCCM
2 18 (5.01%) Backup Exec
3 14 (3.90%) McAfee ePO
3 14 (3.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (3.34%) WSUS
5 8 (2.23%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.11%) SCOM
6 4 (1.11%) MOM
6 4 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.84%) WMI
8 2 (0.56%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.56%) Plesk
8 2 (0.56%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.56%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.56%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.28%) logstash
9 1 (0.28%) Netcool
9 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 166 (46.24%) Microsoft
2 130 (36.21%) VMware
3 88 (24.51%) Cisco
4 54 (15.04%) Citrix
5 33 (9.19%) HP
5 33 (9.19%) Dell
6 25 (6.96%) Apple
7 24 (6.69%) Avaya
8 21 (5.85%) Red Hat
9 16 (4.46%) Symantec
10 14 (3.90%) SonicWALL
10 14 (3.90%) McAfee
11 13 (3.62%) Remedy
11 13 (3.62%) IBM
12 12 (3.34%) NetApp
13 11 (3.06%) ServiceNow
14 8 (2.23%) Oracle
14 8 (2.23%) Borland
14 8 (2.23%) Embarcadero
15 7 (1.95%) Lotus
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Vehicle
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
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