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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 51 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +5
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 279 152 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.93% 2.56% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.83% 14.80% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 241 135 96
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
1080 1027 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.07% 17.30% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 912 800 782
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Wiltshire +32 83 £37,000 -29.52% 12
Bristol +6 60 £32,500 -13.33% 10
Gloucestershire +21 57 £33,000 +40.42% 10
Somerset +41 31 £35,000 +23.89% 6
Devon +4 22 £35,000 +25.00% 5
Dorset -1 20 £35,000 +9.37% 3
Cornwall +4 16 £21,000 - 1
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 331 (64.77%) Windows
2 231 (45.21%) Microsoft
3 191 (37.38%) Active Directory
4 185 (36.20%) Firewall
5 183 (35.81%) DNS
6 180 (35.23%) VMware
7 145 (28.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 137 (26.81%) Cisco
9 136 (26.61%) MS Exchange
9 136 (26.61%) DHCP
9 136 (26.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 121 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
11 118 (23.09%) Citrix
11 118 (23.09%) Linux
12 115 (22.50%) MS Excel
13 106 (20.74%) Windows Server 2012
14 103 (20.16%) ITIL
15 99 (19.37%) LAN
16 95 (18.59%) WAN
17 89 (17.42%) VPN
17 89 (17.42%) MCSE
18 81 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
19 74 (14.48%) MS Office
20 71 (13.89%) SQL
21 67 (13.11%) SCCM
22 64 (12.52%) Degree
22 64 (12.52%) Cisco Certification
23 63 (12.33%) Java
24 62 (12.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
25 59 (11.55%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 136 (26.61%) MS Exchange
2 55 (10.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 55 (10.76%) IIS
3 40 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (7.44%) Lync
5 37 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 33 (6.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 24 (4.70%) WebLogic
8 21 (4.11%) SharePoint
9 14 (2.74%) Apache
10 13 (2.54%) OpenStack
11 12 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (1.76%) WebSphere
13 9 (1.76%) JBoss
14 7 (1.37%) IBM Notes
14 7 (1.37%) Tomcat
15 6 (1.17%) WorkSite
16 5 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2000
16 5 (0.98%) CICS
Applications
1 115 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 74 (14.48%) MS Office
3 3 (0.59%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.39%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.87%) Office 365
2 7 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.17%) PaaS
4 4 (0.78%) SaaS
5 3 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 185 (36.20%) Firewall
2 183 (35.81%) DNS
3 136 (26.61%) DHCP
4 99 (19.37%) LAN
5 95 (18.59%) WAN
6 89 (17.42%) VPN
7 51 (9.98%) SSL
8 49 (9.59%) SAN
9 46 (9.00%) HTTP
10 38 (7.44%) SMTP
11 36 (7.05%) WLAN
12 35 (6.85%) MPLS
13 34 (6.65%) Wireless
14 31 (6.07%) Internet
15 30 (5.87%) VoIP
16 27 (5.28%) Wireshark
16 27 (5.28%) ADSL
17 26 (5.09%) VLAN
18 24 (4.70%) FTP
19 22 (4.31%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.52%) MySQL
3 13 (2.54%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.54%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (1.17%) Hadoop
6 5 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.98%) DB2
7 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.39%) OLTP
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (2.15%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.57%) JIRA
3 7 (1.37%) NeoLoad
3 7 (1.37%) JMeter
4 6 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.59%) FishEye
5 3 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.59%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.59%) Subversion
5 3 (0.59%) MSI
6 2 (0.39%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 53 (10.37%) Finance
2 43 (8.41%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.35%) Retail
4 11 (2.15%) Electronics
4 11 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.96%) Banking
6 8 (1.57%) Legal
7 7 (1.37%) Back Office
8 5 (0.98%) German Language
8 5 (0.98%) Law
9 3 (0.59%) Marketing
10 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.39%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 100 (19.57%) Support Engineer
2 79 (15.46%) Analyst
3 55 (10.76%) Network Engineer
4 41 (8.02%) Consultant
5 39 (7.63%) Software Engineer
6 32 (6.26%) Administrator
7 30 (5.87%) 3rd Line Support
7 30 (5.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 29 (5.68%) Support Analyst
8 29 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
9 26 (5.09%) Developer
10 25 (4.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 24 (4.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 22 (4.31%) Applications Support
13 19 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 19 (3.72%) IT Support
13 19 (3.72%) Support Specialist
14 18 (3.52%) Junior
14 18 (3.52%) Support Technician
15 17 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (6.85%) Web Services
2 27 (5.28%) HTML
3 24 (4.70%) .NET
4 22 (4.31%) CSS
5 20 (3.91%) REST
6 19 (3.72%) Software Packaging
7 14 (2.74%) J2EE
7 14 (2.74%) XML
7 14 (2.74%) HTML5
8 13 (2.54%) jQuery
9 11 (2.15%) WPF
9 11 (2.15%) SOAP
10 10 (1.96%) WinForms
11 8 (1.57%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.57%) JMS
12 7 (1.37%) WCF
12 7 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (1.17%) LAMP
13 6 (1.17%) CGI
14 5 (0.98%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.63%) Clustering
3 31 (6.07%) Data Centre
4 30 (5.87%) Client/Server
5 28 (5.48%) Thin Client
5 28 (5.48%) Fat Client
6 22 (4.31%) Mathematics
7 21 (4.11%) Computer Science
7 21 (4.11%) Management Information System
8 17 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
9 16 (3.13%) Blackberry
10 13 (2.54%) Physics
11 9 (1.76%) MPEG
12 8 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.37%) PKI
13 7 (1.37%) PDA
13 7 (1.37%) Device Driver
14 5 (0.98%) BYOD
14 5 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (0.98%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 331 (64.77%) Windows
2 136 (26.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 118 (23.09%) Linux
4 106 (20.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 81 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (9.59%) Windows Vista
7 41 (8.02%) Windows 7
8 34 (6.65%) UNIX
9 29 (5.68%) Windows XP
10 25 (4.89%) Windows 8
11 23 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (3.33%) CentOS
13 16 (3.13%) Android
14 12 (2.35%) Solaris
15 7 (1.37%) Windows 2000
16 6 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.98%) zOS
18 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (20.16%) ITIL
2 42 (8.22%) Software Engineering
3 35 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (5.87%) Project Management
5 27 (5.28%) Migration
6 24 (4.70%) SIEM
7 20 (3.91%) Cyber Security
7 20 (3.91%) Information Security
8 19 (3.72%) Software Deployment
9 18 (3.52%) Change Management
10 17 (3.33%) Workflow
11 16 (3.13%) Network Management
12 15 (2.94%) Mentoring
12 15 (2.94%) Service Management
13 13 (2.54%) OO
14 12 (2.35%) Computer Forensics
15 11 (2.15%) Android Development
15 11 (2.15%) Line Management
15 11 (2.15%) Malware Analysis
15 11 (2.15%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (13.89%) SQL
2 63 (12.33%) Java
3 59 (11.55%) C++
3 59 (11.55%) Python
4 48 (9.39%) C
5 36 (7.05%) JavaScript
6 35 (6.85%) Perl
7 31 (6.07%) C#
8 27 (5.28%) PowerShell
9 26 (5.09%) Bash Shell
10 21 (4.11%) PHP
11 19 (3.72%) Ruby
12 9 (1.76%) Assembly Language
13 8 (1.57%) XPath
14 7 (1.37%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.78%) VBScript
16 2 (0.39%) VB
17 1 (0.20%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.20%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.20%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 145 (28.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 89 (17.42%) MCSE
3 64 (12.52%) Degree
3 64 (12.52%) Cisco Certification
4 62 (12.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 52 (10.18%) MCSA
6 50 (9.78%) MCITP
7 31 (6.07%) CCNP
8 30 (5.87%) CCNA
8 30 (5.87%) CCA
8 30 (5.87%) Citrix Certification
9 27 (5.28%) Security Cleared
10 22 (4.31%) A+ Certification
11 19 (3.72%) Network+ Certification
12 18 (3.52%) MCP
13 15 (2.94%) SC Cleared
14 13 (2.54%) CCIE
15 11 (2.15%) DV Cleared
16 7 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 7 (1.37%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.50%) SLA
2 14 (2.74%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.17%) QA
4 4 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 191 (37.38%) Active Directory
2 121 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (11.15%) vSphere
4 50 (9.78%) Hyper-V
5 49 (9.59%) XenApp
6 28 (5.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 23 (4.50%) VMware ESX
8 20 (3.91%) BitLocker
9 16 (3.13%) Snort
10 15 (2.94%) XenDesktop
11 13 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (2.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 10 (1.96%) vCloud
13 9 (1.76%) Terminal Services
14 7 (1.37%) Firmware
15 6 (1.17%) KVM
16 5 (0.98%) ACF2
16 5 (0.98%) RACF
17 4 (0.78%) XenServer
18 3 (0.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 67 (13.11%) SCCM
2 34 (6.65%) SCOM
3 25 (4.89%) Backup Exec
4 16 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (2.15%) SCVMM
6 9 (1.76%) Puppet
6 9 (1.76%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (1.17%) SCSM
7 6 (1.17%) Graphite
7 6 (1.17%) Windows Intune
8 5 (0.98%) vMotion
8 5 (0.98%) MOM
8 5 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.59%) WSUS
9 3 (0.59%) Nagios
10 2 (0.39%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.39%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 231 (45.21%) Microsoft
2 180 (35.23%) VMware
3 137 (26.81%) Cisco
4 118 (23.09%) Citrix
5 34 (6.65%) Avaya
5 34 (6.65%) HP
6 32 (6.26%) Oracle
7 31 (6.07%) Juniper
8 27 (5.28%) IBM
9 25 (4.89%) Remedy
9 25 (4.89%) Dell
10 23 (4.50%) Symantec
11 22 (4.31%) Sophos
12 16 (3.13%) Red Hat
13 15 (2.94%) CheckPoint
14 13 (2.54%) Barracuda Networks
14 13 (2.54%) Veeam
15 12 (2.35%) Websense
15 12 (2.35%) F5
16 10 (1.96%) McAfee
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HFMA
Salary: From £20,265 to £22,016 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-21,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago