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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 56 86 89
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 281 159 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.55% 2.78% 2.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.99% 16.21% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 243 137 130
Average salary £33,000 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1081 981 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.49% 17.17% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 904 759 881
Average salary £35,500 £38,800 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.50% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +16 76 £37,500 +32.74% 8
Gloucestershire +16 71 £33,000 +20.00% 12
Wiltshire +19 48 £32,500 -40.90% 14
Devon +9 24 £35,000 +25.00% 7
Somerset +26 22 £32,500 +26.21% 3
Dorset -14 22 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Cornwall 0 21 £21,000 - 1
Avon - 1 £18,000 -
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (63.76%) Windows
2 250 (48.45%) Microsoft
3 194 (37.60%) Active Directory
4 193 (37.40%) Firewall
5 190 (36.82%) VMware
6 185 (35.85%) DNS
7 153 (29.65%) Cisco
8 152 (29.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 141 (27.33%) MS Exchange
10 137 (26.55%) DHCP
11 136 (26.36%) Linux
12 128 (24.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 124 (24.03%) MS Excel
13 124 (24.03%) Citrix
14 116 (22.48%) Windows Server 2008
15 110 (21.32%) ITIL
16 104 (20.16%) LAN
17 93 (18.02%) WAN
18 92 (17.83%) VPN
19 90 (17.44%) MCSE
20 79 (15.31%) MS Office
21 76 (14.73%) Windows Server 2003
22 74 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
23 70 (13.57%) Python
23 70 (13.57%) Degree
24 67 (12.98%) C++
25 65 (12.60%) Java
26 64 (12.40%) SAN
27 62 (12.02%) SQL
27 62 (12.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 141 (27.33%) MS Exchange
2 61 (11.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 45 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 44 (8.53%) IIS
6 42 (8.14%) Lync
7 30 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 26 (5.04%) SharePoint
9 20 (3.88%) WebLogic
10 15 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (2.91%) OpenStack
11 14 (2.71%) Apache
12 6 (1.16%) JBoss
12 6 (1.16%) WorkSite
13 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (0.97%) CICS
14 4 (0.78%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.78%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.39%) iPlanet
15 2 (0.39%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 124 (24.03%) MS Excel
2 79 (15.31%) MS Office
3 5 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.43%) Office 365
2 6 (1.16%) PaaS
3 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.58%) SaaS
5 2 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 193 (37.40%) Firewall
2 185 (35.85%) DNS
3 137 (26.55%) DHCP
4 104 (20.16%) LAN
5 93 (18.02%) WAN
6 92 (17.83%) VPN
7 64 (12.40%) SAN
8 61 (11.82%) SSL
9 56 (10.85%) HTTP
10 40 (7.75%) SMTP
11 38 (7.36%) Internet
12 35 (6.78%) LDAP
13 33 (6.40%) WLAN
14 32 (6.20%) Wireless
15 30 (5.81%) MPLS
16 28 (5.43%) NAS
17 27 (5.23%) Wireshark
18 26 (5.04%) VLAN
18 26 (5.04%) FTP
19 25 (4.84%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.46%) MySQL
3 13 (2.52%) Oracle Database
3 13 (2.52%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.16%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.97%) DB2
8 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.55%) JIRA
3 7 (1.36%) JMeter
3 7 (1.36%) Subversion
3 7 (1.36%) NeoLoad
4 6 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.58%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.58%) FishEye
6 2 (0.39%) MSI
7 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 54 (10.47%) Finance
2 37 (7.17%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.33%) Retail
3 12 (2.33%) Electronics
4 10 (1.94%) Banking
5 9 (1.74%) Back Office
5 9 (1.74%) Aerospace
6 8 (1.55%) Legal
7 7 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.97%) Advertising
8 5 (0.97%) Law
8 5 (0.97%) German Language
9 3 (0.58%) Marketing
10 1 (0.19%) Local Government
10 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (17.83%) Support Engineer
2 88 (17.05%) Analyst
3 51 (9.88%) Network Engineer
4 49 (9.50%) Software Engineer
5 45 (8.72%) Consultant
6 44 (8.53%) Developer
7 36 (6.98%) Support Analyst
8 31 (6.01%) 3rd Line Support
9 29 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
11 24 (4.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 23 (4.46%) Support Specialist
12 23 (4.46%) Software Developer
13 22 (4.26%) Support Technician
14 21 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 19 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
16 18 (3.49%) Junior
16 18 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
16 18 (3.49%) Wintel Support
16 18 (3.49%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (8.33%) HTML
2 32 (6.20%) .NET
3 29 (5.62%) CSS
4 26 (5.04%) Software Packaging
5 23 (4.46%) REST
5 23 (4.46%) Web Services
6 21 (4.07%) jQuery
7 19 (3.68%) HTML5
8 18 (3.49%) XML
9 15 (2.91%) J2EE
10 13 (2.52%) ASP.NET
11 10 (1.94%) WPF
11 10 (1.94%) WinForms
12 8 (1.55%) Entity Framework
12 8 (1.55%) SOAP
13 7 (1.36%) JMS
13 7 (1.36%) WCF
14 6 (1.16%) LAMP
14 6 (1.16%) CGI
14 6 (1.16%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.78%) Client/Server
3 30 (5.81%) Clustering
4 26 (5.04%) Thin Client
4 26 (5.04%) Fat Client
5 20 (3.88%) Mathematics
6 19 (3.68%) Computer Science
6 19 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 17 (3.29%) Blackberry
8 15 (2.91%) Physics
9 12 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (2.13%) Device Driver
10 11 (2.13%) MPEG
11 10 (1.94%) Open Source
12 7 (1.36%) PDA
13 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.16%) Replication
14 5 (0.97%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.97%) Handset
14 5 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 329 (63.76%) Windows
2 136 (26.36%) Linux
3 116 (22.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (14.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 74 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (8.53%) Windows Vista
7 40 (7.75%) Windows 7
8 38 (7.36%) UNIX
9 28 (5.43%) Windows XP
10 26 (5.04%) Windows 8
11 24 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (4.46%) Solaris
13 19 (3.68%) Android
14 17 (3.29%) CentOS
15 10 (1.94%) Windows 2000
16 6 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.97%) zOS
18 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
19 2 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (21.32%) ITIL
2 57 (11.05%) Software Engineering
3 47 (9.11%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (6.40%) Project Management
5 29 (5.62%) Migration
5 29 (5.62%) Cyber Security
6 27 (5.23%) Information Security
7 23 (4.46%) Change Management
8 20 (3.88%) SIEM
9 17 (3.29%) Service Management
10 16 (3.10%) OO
10 16 (3.10%) Scrum
11 15 (2.91%) Configuration Management
11 15 (2.91%) Computer Forensics
12 13 (2.52%) Network Architecture
12 13 (2.52%) ITIL V3
12 13 (2.52%) Service Delivery
12 13 (2.52%) Android Development
13 12 (2.33%) Malware Analysis
13 12 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 70 (13.57%) Python
2 67 (12.98%) C++
3 65 (12.60%) Java
4 62 (12.02%) SQL
5 53 (10.27%) C
6 43 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 42 (8.14%) Perl
8 38 (7.36%) C#
9 30 (5.81%) Bash Shell
10 23 (4.46%) PHP
11 21 (4.07%) Ruby
12 13 (2.52%) PowerShell
13 12 (2.33%) Assembly Language
14 7 (1.36%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.36%) XPath
14 7 (1.36%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.39%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.19%) VBScript
16 1 (0.19%) VB
16 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 152 (29.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (17.44%) MCSE
3 70 (13.57%) Degree
4 62 (12.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 61 (11.82%) Cisco Certification
6 58 (11.24%) MCSA
7 54 (10.47%) MCITP
8 36 (6.98%) Security Cleared
9 34 (6.59%) CCNP
10 33 (6.40%) Citrix Certification
11 29 (5.62%) CCA
12 26 (5.04%) CCNA
13 25 (4.84%) MCP
13 25 (4.84%) SC Cleared
14 18 (3.49%) A+ Certification
15 16 (3.10%) Network+ Certification
16 14 (2.71%) DV Cleared
17 13 (2.52%) CCIE
18 7 (1.36%) MCTS
18 7 (1.36%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.65%) SLA
2 14 (2.71%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.74%) QA
4 4 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 194 (37.60%) Active Directory
2 128 (24.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (11.05%) vSphere
4 56 (10.85%) XenApp
5 50 (9.69%) Hyper-V
6 34 (6.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 27 (5.23%) BitLocker
8 25 (4.84%) VMware ESX
9 20 (3.88%) XenDesktop
10 18 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (3.10%) Snort
12 12 (2.33%) vCloud
13 11 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (1.74%) XenServer
14 9 (1.74%) Terminal Services
15 7 (1.36%) qmail
16 6 (1.16%) Firmware
16 6 (1.16%) KVM
17 5 (0.97%) ACF2
17 5 (0.97%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 57 (11.05%) SCCM
2 26 (5.04%) Backup Exec
3 24 (4.65%) SCOM
4 19 (3.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (2.71%) Puppet
6 11 (2.13%) NetBackup
6 11 (2.13%) SCVMM
7 10 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (1.74%) Nagios
9 8 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (1.36%) Zenoss
10 7 (1.36%) yum
10 7 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (1.16%) Graphite
11 6 (1.16%) WSUS
11 6 (1.16%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.97%) MOM
12 5 (0.97%) Netcool
12 5 (0.97%) vMotion
12 5 (0.97%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 250 (48.45%) Microsoft
2 190 (36.82%) VMware
3 153 (29.65%) Cisco
4 124 (24.03%) Citrix
5 40 (7.75%) HP
6 37 (7.17%) Dell
7 35 (6.78%) Avaya
7 35 (6.78%) Juniper
8 33 (6.40%) Oracle
9 31 (6.01%) Remedy
10 30 (5.81%) IBM
11 28 (5.43%) Sophos
12 26 (5.04%) CheckPoint
13 25 (4.84%) Symantec
14 16 (3.10%) F5
15 15 (2.91%) Red Hat
16 14 (2.71%) McAfee
16 14 (2.71%) Veeam
17 13 (2.52%) Barracuda Networks
18 11 (2.13%) Websense
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per hour, Benefits Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 3/4/5% pension, BUPA healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Carbon60
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + excellent bens and training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago