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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 68 75 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 234 192 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.87% 3.57% 4.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.27% 21.17% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 199 137 245
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,150 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
964 907 1177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.96% 16.85% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 837 689 994
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +14 70 £36,250 -11.58% 11
Wiltshire +10 55 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Bristol -30 40 £40,000 +41.59% 10
Devon +24 29 £32,250 +7.50% 1
Dorset -19 19 £35,000 +16.66% 7
Somerset +11 17 £27,000 -22.85% 2
Cornwall -9 2 £25,000 +38.88% 2
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 324 (69.83%) Windows
2 198 (42.67%) Microsoft
3 184 (39.66%) Firewall
4 180 (38.79%) VMware
5 178 (38.36%) DNS
6 165 (35.56%) Active Directory
7 160 (34.48%) Linux
8 130 (28.02%) DHCP
9 126 (27.16%) VMware Infrastructure
10 118 (25.43%) MS Exchange
11 116 (25.00%) Cisco
11 116 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 110 (23.71%) ITIL
13 108 (23.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 93 (20.04%) LAN
15 91 (19.61%) MS Excel
16 89 (19.18%) Citrix
17 77 (16.59%) SQL
18 75 (16.16%) WAN
19 74 (15.95%) VPN
20 71 (15.30%) Windows Server 2003
21 70 (15.09%) MS Office
22 62 (13.36%) SSL
23 60 (12.93%) SAN
24 59 (12.72%) HTTP
24 59 (12.72%) Degree
24 59 (12.72%) Windows Server 2012
25 58 (12.50%) Python
26 57 (12.28%) MCSE
27 56 (12.07%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 118 (25.43%) MS Exchange
2 53 (11.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 40 (8.62%) Lync
5 36 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 27 (5.82%) IIS
6 27 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (4.96%) SharePoint
8 18 (3.88%) Apache
9 17 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.29%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.29%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.08%) iPlanet
11 5 (1.08%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.08%) ColdFusion
12 4 (0.86%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 91 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 70 (15.09%) MS Office
3 9 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.74%) Office 365
2 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 184 (39.66%) Firewall
2 178 (38.36%) DNS
3 130 (28.02%) DHCP
4 93 (20.04%) LAN
5 75 (16.16%) WAN
6 74 (15.95%) VPN
7 62 (13.36%) SSL
8 60 (12.93%) SAN
9 59 (12.72%) HTTP
10 55 (11.85%) Internet
11 47 (10.13%) SMTP
12 46 (9.91%) LDAP
13 39 (8.41%) FTP
14 34 (7.33%) NAS
15 32 (6.90%) Telnet
16 29 (6.25%) Network Security
17 24 (5.17%) Wireless
18 23 (4.96%) Ethernet
19 22 (4.74%) Intrusion Detection
20 20 (4.31%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.66%) MySQL
3 11 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.51%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.51%) JIRA
3 6 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.29%) Subversion
4 5 (1.08%) NeoLoad
4 5 (1.08%) JMeter
5 4 (0.86%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.65%) FishEye
7 2 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
General
1 47 (10.13%) Finance
2 24 (5.17%) Aerospace
3 18 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.16%) Electronics
5 9 (1.94%) Back Office
6 8 (1.72%) Banking
6 8 (1.72%) Retail
7 4 (0.86%) Advertising
8 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.43%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 90 (19.40%) Analyst
2 59 (12.72%) Support Engineer
3 50 (10.78%) Developer
4 45 (9.70%) Consultant
5 41 (8.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 40 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 35 (7.54%) Support Analyst
8 29 (6.25%) Network Engineer
9 27 (5.82%) Technical Support
10 25 (5.39%) Senior Analyst
11 24 (5.17%) Software Developer
11 24 (5.17%) IT Support
12 22 (4.74%) Systems Engineer
13 20 (4.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 20 (4.31%) Support Technician
14 18 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
15 17 (3.66%) Lead Network Engineer
16 16 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
16 16 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
17 15 (3.23%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (11.42%) HTML
2 29 (6.25%) CSS
3 25 (5.39%) .NET
4 24 (5.17%) jQuery
5 17 (3.66%) Web Services
5 17 (3.66%) HTML5
6 14 (3.02%) Software Packaging
6 14 (3.02%) REST
7 12 (2.59%) XML
7 12 (2.59%) J2EE
8 11 (2.37%) ASP.NET
8 11 (2.37%) WPF
9 10 (2.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (1.94%) WinForms
11 8 (1.72%) MFC
12 7 (1.51%) WCF
13 5 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (1.08%) SAML
13 5 (1.08%) STL
13 5 (1.08%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.39%) Blackberry
2 22 (4.74%) Computer Science
2 22 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.31%) Clustering
3 20 (4.31%) Client/Server
4 18 (3.88%) Fat Client
4 18 (3.88%) Thin Client
5 15 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.59%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.59%) MPEG
7 11 (2.37%) Open Source
8 10 (2.16%) Device Driver
9 8 (1.72%) iPhone
10 7 (1.51%) Replication
11 6 (1.29%) PDA
11 6 (1.29%) Physics
12 4 (0.86%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.86%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 324 (69.83%) Windows
2 160 (34.48%) Linux
3 108 (23.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (15.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (12.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (10.13%) Windows 7
7 36 (7.76%) Windows XP
8 34 (7.33%) Windows Vista
9 30 (6.47%) UNIX
10 28 (6.03%) Windows 8
11 26 (5.60%) Solaris
12 18 (3.88%) Android
13 16 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (3.23%) CentOS
15 10 (2.16%) Windows 2000
16 9 (1.94%) Debian
17 7 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (1.08%) Apple iOS
18 5 (1.08%) Ubuntu
19 4 (0.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (23.71%) ITIL
2 51 (10.99%) Software Engineering
3 43 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (8.19%) Information Security
5 29 (6.25%) Cyber Security
6 23 (4.96%) Service Delivery
6 23 (4.96%) Scrum
7 21 (4.53%) Network Architecture
8 20 (4.31%) Configuration Management
8 20 (4.31%) Migration
8 20 (4.31%) Service Management
9 19 (4.09%) Change Management
9 19 (4.09%) Penetration Testing
10 18 (3.88%) Performance Management
10 18 (3.88%) Project Management
11 17 (3.66%) MVC
12 16 (3.45%) SIEM
12 16 (3.45%) Multithreading
12 16 (3.45%) OO
13 14 (3.02%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (16.59%) SQL
2 58 (12.50%) Python
3 56 (12.07%) C++
4 54 (11.64%) Java
5 48 (10.34%) Perl
6 39 (8.41%) C
7 37 (7.97%) C#
8 34 (7.33%) Bash Shell
9 32 (6.90%) JavaScript
10 26 (5.60%) PHP
11 16 (3.45%) Ruby
12 12 (2.59%) Assembly Language
13 8 (1.72%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.51%) Bourne shell
15 5 (1.08%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.08%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.08%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.65%) VB
17 2 (0.43%) VB6
17 2 (0.43%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 116 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (12.72%) Degree
3 57 (12.28%) MCSE
4 53 (11.42%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (11.21%) Security Cleared
6 48 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 43 (9.27%) MCITP
8 37 (7.97%) MCP
9 35 (7.54%) MCSA
10 33 (7.11%) SC Cleared
11 31 (6.68%) CCNP
12 30 (6.47%) Citrix Certification
13 25 (5.39%) CCNA
14 22 (4.74%) CCA
15 16 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 16 (3.45%) DV Cleared
16 13 (2.80%) A+ Certification
17 12 (2.59%) Network+ Certification
18 9 (1.94%) MCTS
19 7 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.03%) SLA
2 8 (1.72%) QA
2 8 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.08%) COBIT
4 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 165 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 126 (27.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (9.70%) Hyper-V
4 37 (7.97%) vSphere
5 36 (7.76%) XenApp
6 23 (4.96%) VMware ESX
7 22 (4.74%) XenDesktop
8 17 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (3.45%) XenServer
10 14 (3.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 14 (3.02%) vCloud
11 12 (2.59%) Snort
12 11 (2.37%) UAG
13 10 (2.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (1.94%) ISA Server
15 8 (1.72%) Terminal Services
15 8 (1.72%) Samba
16 7 (1.51%) MetaFrame
16 7 (1.51%) qmail
17 5 (1.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 47 (10.13%) SCCM
2 22 (4.74%) SCOM
3 20 (4.31%) Norton AntiVirus
4 17 (3.66%) Backup Exec
5 9 (1.94%) HP SIM
5 9 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (1.72%) OpenView
6 8 (1.72%) Tivoli
6 8 (1.72%) Netcool
7 7 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.51%) yum
7 7 (1.51%) Puppet
7 7 (1.51%) Nagios
7 7 (1.51%) Zenoss
7 7 (1.51%) SCVMM
8 6 (1.29%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.08%) Hyperic
9 5 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (1.08%) Plesk
9 5 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 198 (42.67%) Microsoft
2 180 (38.79%) VMware
3 116 (25.00%) Cisco
4 89 (19.18%) Citrix
5 41 (8.84%) CheckPoint
6 39 (8.41%) Dell
7 37 (7.97%) HP
8 24 (5.17%) Juniper
9 23 (4.96%) Symantec
10 20 (4.31%) Apple
10 20 (4.31%) IBM
10 20 (4.31%) Oracle
11 19 (4.09%) Avaya
12 15 (3.23%) Remedy
13 14 (3.02%) Sophos
14 13 (2.80%) F5
14 13 (2.80%) McAfee
14 13 (2.80%) SonicWALL
15 12 (2.59%) Veeam
16 9 (1.94%) NetApp
Truro, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Auburn Rose
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
The Developer Portal
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000.0000 - £50000.0000 per annum + 3/4/5% pension, BUPA healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago