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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 64 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 247 174 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.12% 3.29% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.08% 19.40% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 218 140 147
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
985 897 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.44% 16.99% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 845 721 892
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 March 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 March 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 +8 78 £38,750 +33.62% 10
Gloucestershire +14 68 £34,000 -15.00% 14
Wiltshire +3 30 £29,750 -19.59% 10
Dorset -15 24 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Devon +12 22 £35,000 +25.00% 8
Cornwall +2 14 £21,000 +16.66% 3
Somerset +3 9 £30,000 +3.44% 5
Avon - 1 £18,000 -
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 334 (64.85%) Windows
2 234 (45.44%) Microsoft
3 195 (37.86%) Firewall
4 193 (37.48%) DNS
4 193 (37.48%) VMware
5 186 (36.12%) Active Directory
6 158 (30.68%) Linux
7 145 (28.16%) Cisco
8 144 (27.96%) DHCP
9 134 (26.02%) VMware Infrastructure
10 133 (25.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 128 (24.85%) MS Exchange
12 118 (22.91%) Citrix
13 116 (22.52%) MS Excel
13 116 (22.52%) ITIL
14 108 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
15 98 (19.03%) LAN
16 85 (16.50%) VPN
17 81 (15.73%) WAN
18 80 (15.53%) MS Office
19 78 (15.15%) Python
20 76 (14.76%) MCSE
20 76 (14.76%) SQL
21 73 (14.17%) Degree
22 69 (13.40%) HTTP
23 66 (12.82%) C++
24 65 (12.62%) Windows Server 2003
25 64 (12.43%) Java
25 64 (12.43%) SSL
26 61 (11.84%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 128 (24.85%) MS Exchange
2 55 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 40 (7.77%) IIS
4 40 (7.77%) Lync
5 37 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 27 (5.24%) SharePoint
7 23 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (3.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (2.91%) WebLogic
10 14 (2.72%) Apache
10 14 (2.72%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2000
11 5 (0.97%) WorkSite
11 5 (0.97%) CICS
12 4 (0.78%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.58%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.58%) iPlanet
14 2 (0.39%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.39%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 116 (22.52%) MS Excel
2 80 (15.53%) MS Office
3 9 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.39%) 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 (5.44%) Office 365
2 6 (1.17%) PaaS
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.58%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 195 (37.86%) Firewall
2 193 (37.48%) DNS
3 144 (27.96%) DHCP
4 98 (19.03%) LAN
5 85 (16.50%) VPN
6 81 (15.73%) WAN
7 69 (13.40%) HTTP
8 64 (12.43%) SSL
9 61 (11.84%) SAN
10 50 (9.71%) SMTP
11 49 (9.51%) Internet
12 48 (9.32%) LDAP
13 39 (7.57%) FTP
14 34 (6.60%) Telnet
14 34 (6.60%) Network Security
15 33 (6.41%) Wireshark
16 30 (5.83%) Wireless
17 29 (5.63%) NAS
18 24 (4.66%) VLAN
18 24 (4.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.69%) MySQL
3 13 (2.52%) Oracle Database
4 9 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.17%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.97%) DB2
9 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.55%) Subversion
2 8 (1.55%) JIRA
3 7 (1.36%) JMeter
3 7 (1.36%) NeoLoad
4 6 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.97%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.58%) FishEye
7 2 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.19%) MSI
8 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 59 (11.46%) Finance
2 33 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.30%) Aerospace
4 13 (2.52%) Electronics
4 13 (2.52%) Banking
5 12 (2.33%) Retail
5 12 (2.33%) Back Office
6 6 (1.17%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.97%) Advertising
7 5 (0.97%) Law
7 5 (0.97%) Legal
7 5 (0.97%) German Language
8 1 (0.19%) Local Government
8 1 (0.19%) Marketing
8 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (18.25%) Analyst
2 75 (14.56%) Support Engineer
3 52 (10.10%) Software Engineer
3 52 (10.10%) Developer
4 48 (9.32%) Network Engineer
5 47 (9.13%) Consultant
6 33 (6.41%) Support Analyst
7 30 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 28 (5.44%) 3rd Line Support
9 26 (5.05%) Software Developer
10 24 (4.66%) Systems Engineer
11 23 (4.47%) Senior Analyst
12 22 (4.27%) IT Support
13 21 (4.08%) Support Specialist
13 21 (4.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 20 (3.88%) Support Technician
15 18 (3.50%) 2nd Line Support
16 17 (3.30%) Technical Consultant
16 17 (3.30%) Junior
16 17 (3.30%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.71%) HTML
2 30 (5.83%) CSS
3 29 (5.63%) .NET
4 25 (4.85%) jQuery
5 24 (4.66%) REST
6 23 (4.47%) Software Packaging
7 21 (4.08%) HTML5
8 16 (3.11%) Web Services
9 14 (2.72%) ASP.NET
10 13 (2.52%) XML
11 12 (2.33%) WPF
12 11 (2.14%) J2EE
13 10 (1.94%) WinForms
13 10 (1.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (1.75%) WCF
15 7 (1.36%) MFC
16 6 (1.17%) CGI
16 6 (1.17%) LAMP
17 5 (0.97%) LINQ
17 5 (0.97%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.21%) Client/Server
3 30 (5.83%) Clustering
4 22 (4.27%) Thin Client
4 22 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 22 (4.27%) Fat Client
5 21 (4.08%) Blackberry
6 20 (3.88%) Mathematics
7 19 (3.69%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.72%) Physics
9 12 (2.33%) Device Driver
10 11 (2.14%) MPEG
10 11 (2.14%) Open Source
11 7 (1.36%) PDA
12 6 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.97%) iPhone
13 5 (0.97%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
13 5 (0.97%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 334 (64.85%) Windows
2 158 (30.68%) Linux
3 108 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (12.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 58 (11.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (8.16%) UNIX
7 38 (7.38%) Windows 7
8 36 (6.99%) Windows Vista
9 30 (5.83%) Windows XP
9 30 (5.83%) Windows 8
10 28 (5.44%) Solaris
11 20 (3.88%) Android
12 19 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (2.52%) CentOS
14 10 (1.94%) Windows 2000
15 7 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.97%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.97%) zOS
18 4 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (22.52%) ITIL
2 61 (11.84%) Software Engineering
3 47 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (7.38%) Cyber Security
5 36 (6.99%) Information Security
6 30 (5.83%) Project Management
7 28 (5.44%) Migration
8 26 (5.05%) SIEM
9 21 (4.08%) Change Management
9 21 (4.08%) Network Architecture
10 20 (3.88%) Configuration Management
11 19 (3.69%) Service Management
12 18 (3.50%) Computer Forensics
13 17 (3.30%) OO
13 17 (3.30%) Scrum
14 16 (3.11%) Service Delivery
15 15 (2.91%) MVC
16 14 (2.72%) Network Load Balancing
17 13 (2.52%) Multithreading
17 13 (2.52%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (15.15%) Python
2 76 (14.76%) SQL
3 66 (12.82%) C++
4 64 (12.43%) Java
5 54 (10.49%) Perl
6 53 (10.29%) C
7 44 (8.54%) JavaScript
8 41 (7.96%) C#
9 35 (6.80%) Bash Shell
10 30 (5.83%) PHP
11 23 (4.47%) Ruby
12 15 (2.91%) Assembly Language
13 13 (2.52%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.36%) Bourne shell
14 7 (1.36%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.58%) VB
15 3 (0.58%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.39%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 133 (25.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (14.76%) MCSE
3 73 (14.17%) Degree
4 58 (11.26%) Cisco Certification
5 54 (10.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 54 (10.49%) Security Cleared
6 49 (9.51%) MCSA
7 47 (9.13%) MCITP
8 34 (6.60%) CCNP
8 34 (6.60%) Citrix Certification
9 33 (6.41%) SC Cleared
10 31 (6.02%) MCP
11 26 (5.05%) CCA
12 22 (4.27%) CCNA
13 19 (3.69%) DV Cleared
14 13 (2.52%) A+ Certification
15 11 (2.14%) Network+ Certification
16 10 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (1.94%) CCIE
17 8 (1.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.27%) SLA
2 14 (2.72%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.75%) QA
4 3 (0.58%) COBIT
5 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 186 (36.12%) Active Directory
2 134 (26.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (10.68%) XenApp
4 52 (10.10%) Hyper-V
5 50 (9.71%) vSphere
6 30 (5.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 29 (5.63%) VMware ESX
8 24 (4.66%) XenDesktop
9 20 (3.88%) Snort
10 19 (3.69%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (2.72%) XenServer
12 11 (2.14%) vCloud
12 11 (2.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (1.75%) ISA Server
14 8 (1.55%) Terminal Services
15 7 (1.36%) qmail
16 6 (1.17%) Firmware
16 6 (1.17%) KVM
17 5 (0.97%) ACF2
17 5 (0.97%) RACF
Systems Management
1 51 (9.90%) SCCM
2 27 (5.24%) SCOM
3 25 (4.85%) Backup Exec
4 19 (3.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 13 (2.52%) Puppet
6 11 (2.14%) NetBackup
6 11 (2.14%) SCVMM
6 11 (2.14%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (1.75%) HP SIM
8 8 (1.55%) Nagios
8 8 (1.55%) OpenView
8 8 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (1.36%) Tivoli
9 7 (1.36%) yum
9 7 (1.36%) Zenoss
9 7 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (1.17%) Graphite
10 6 (1.17%) Netcool
10 6 (1.17%) WSUS
11 5 (0.97%) MOM
Vendors
1 234 (45.44%) Microsoft
2 193 (37.48%) VMware
3 145 (28.16%) Cisco
4 118 (22.91%) Citrix
5 40 (7.77%) Dell
6 38 (7.38%) HP
7 36 (6.99%) CheckPoint
8 32 (6.21%) Juniper
9 28 (5.44%) IBM
10 27 (5.24%) Oracle
10 27 (5.24%) Remedy
11 25 (4.85%) Avaya
12 24 (4.66%) Sophos
12 24 (4.66%) Symantec
13 16 (3.11%) McAfee
14 15 (2.91%) Veeam
14 15 (2.91%) F5
15 14 (2.72%) Red Hat
16 11 (2.14%) Siemens
17 10 (1.94%) Websense
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wiltshire/Somerset
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £3500 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Redruth
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 20-22k + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £55k plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-21,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago