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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 52 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -6
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 302 169 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.04% 2.77% 2.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.90% 16.47% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 248 149 122
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £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
1213 1026 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.23% 16.83% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 814 731
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +29 92 £38,250 +9.28% 6
Bristol +6 78 £32,500 -13.33% 9
Gloucestershire +15 56 £32,500 +38.29% 5
Somerset +37 30 £33,800 +35.20% 1
Dorset +2 25 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Cornwall +6 18 £21,000 -
Devon -14 10 £37,150 +23.83% 2
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 332 (59.07%) Windows
2 218 (38.79%) Microsoft
3 199 (35.41%) Firewall
4 186 (33.10%) VMware
5 178 (31.67%) DNS
6 177 (31.49%) Active Directory
7 149 (26.51%) Linux
8 138 (24.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 136 (24.20%) Cisco
10 135 (24.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 128 (22.78%) DHCP
12 127 (22.60%) MS Exchange
13 117 (20.82%) Windows Server 2012
14 115 (20.46%) MS Excel
15 113 (20.11%) VMware Infrastructure
16 111 (19.75%) Citrix
17 103 (18.33%) ITIL
18 101 (17.97%) WAN
18 101 (17.97%) VPN
19 100 (17.79%) Java
19 100 (17.79%) Degree
20 98 (17.44%) LAN
21 85 (15.12%) Windows Server 2003
22 84 (14.95%) MCSE
23 83 (14.77%) C++
24 81 (14.41%) Python
25 74 (13.17%) SQL
26 67 (11.92%) Cisco Certification
26 67 (11.92%) Software Engineering
27 65 (11.57%) C

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 127 (22.60%) MS Exchange
2 57 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (9.96%) IIS
4 43 (7.65%) WebLogic
5 42 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 38 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 33 (5.87%) Lync
8 31 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 26 (4.63%) SharePoint
10 14 (2.49%) Apache
11 13 (2.31%) Tomcat
12 12 (2.14%) WebSphere
12 12 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (2.14%) OpenStack
13 11 (1.96%) JBoss
14 8 (1.42%) IBM Notes
15 6 (1.07%) WorkSite
16 5 (0.89%) CICS
16 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2000
16 5 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 115 (20.46%) MS Excel
2 62 (11.03%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Temenos T24
1 5 (0.89%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.69%) Office 365
2 12 (2.14%) PaaS
3 10 (1.78%) SaaS
4 9 (1.60%) IaaS
5 8 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 199 (35.41%) Firewall
2 178 (31.67%) DNS
3 128 (22.78%) DHCP
4 101 (17.97%) WAN
4 101 (17.97%) VPN
5 98 (17.44%) LAN
6 51 (9.07%) HTTP
7 49 (8.72%) SAN
8 48 (8.54%) SSL
9 42 (7.47%) SMTP
10 39 (6.94%) VoIP
10 39 (6.94%) MPLS
11 38 (6.76%) Internet
12 33 (5.87%) Wireless
13 32 (5.69%) WLAN
14 31 (5.52%) ADSL
15 30 (5.34%) Network Security
16 29 (5.16%) VLAN
17 28 (4.98%) FTP
18 26 (4.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.56%) MySQL
3 18 (3.20%) Oracle Database
4 13 (2.31%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.14%) Hadoop
6 10 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.42%) Big Data
8 6 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (0.89%) DB2
9 5 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.89%) OLTP
10 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (0.71%) MS Access
11 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (1.60%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.07%) JMeter
3 6 (1.07%) JIRA
3 6 (1.07%) NeoLoad
4 5 (0.89%) TestDirector
5 3 (0.53%) MSI
5 3 (0.53%) Subversion
5 3 (0.53%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.36%) FishEye
7 1 (0.18%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
General
1 57 (10.14%) Telecoms
2 52 (9.25%) Finance
3 19 (3.38%) Electronics
4 15 (2.67%) Retail
5 12 (2.14%) Banking
5 12 (2.14%) Legal
5 12 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.42%) Back Office
7 5 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.89%) Law
8 4 (0.71%) Advertising
8 4 (0.71%) Local Government
9 3 (0.53%) Marketing
9 3 (0.53%) German Language
9 3 (0.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 105 (18.68%) Support Engineer
2 86 (15.30%) Analyst
3 59 (10.50%) Software Engineer
4 58 (10.32%) Network Engineer
5 39 (6.94%) Consultant
6 37 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 35 (6.23%) Administrator
7 35 (6.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 31 (5.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 29 (5.16%) Developer
10 28 (4.98%) Support Analyst
11 27 (4.80%) 3rd Line Support
12 25 (4.45%) Applications Support
13 24 (4.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 21 (3.74%) Junior
14 21 (3.74%) Software Developer
14 21 (3.74%) IT Support
15 19 (3.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 19 (3.38%) Support Technician
16 18 (3.20%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (8.72%) Web Services
2 36 (6.41%) REST
3 32 (5.69%) HTML
4 22 (3.91%) .NET
4 22 (3.91%) J2EE
4 22 (3.91%) CSS
5 20 (3.56%) jQuery
5 20 (3.56%) HTML5
6 15 (2.67%) Software Packaging
7 14 (2.49%) XML
8 13 (2.31%) LAMP
9 12 (2.14%) CGI
9 12 (2.14%) SOAP
10 9 (1.60%) JMX
10 9 (1.60%) WPF
11 8 (1.42%) WinForms
11 8 (1.42%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (1.42%) JMS
12 7 (1.25%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (6.94%) Clustering
3 34 (6.05%) Data Centre
4 31 (5.52%) Mathematics
4 31 (5.52%) Computer Science
5 29 (5.16%) Management Information System
6 27 (4.80%) Client/Server
7 25 (4.45%) Thin Client
7 25 (4.45%) Fat Client
8 18 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
9 15 (2.67%) Physics
10 14 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.96%) Digital Media
12 9 (1.60%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.60%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.42%) MPEG
13 8 (1.42%) CESG
13 8 (1.42%) PKI
14 7 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 6 (1.07%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 332 (59.07%) Windows
2 149 (26.51%) Linux
3 135 (24.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 117 (20.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 85 (15.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (9.96%) UNIX
7 51 (9.07%) Windows Vista
8 33 (5.87%) Windows XP
8 33 (5.87%) Windows 7
9 30 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 29 (5.16%) Windows 8
11 18 (3.20%) CentOS
12 17 (3.02%) Android
13 15 (2.67%) Solaris
14 12 (2.14%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (1.07%) Windows 2000
15 6 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.89%) zOS
17 4 (0.71%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (18.33%) ITIL
2 67 (11.92%) Software Engineering
3 42 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (6.41%) Project Management
5 26 (4.63%) SIEM
5 26 (4.63%) Cyber Security
5 26 (4.63%) Mentoring
6 24 (4.27%) OO
7 23 (4.09%) Migration
7 23 (4.09%) Software Deployment
8 22 (3.91%) Change Management
9 21 (3.74%) Workflow
10 20 (3.56%) Network Management
11 19 (3.38%) Computer Forensics
12 18 (3.20%) Information Security
12 18 (3.20%) Configuration Management
13 17 (3.02%) Service Management
14 16 (2.85%) Load Balancing
15 15 (2.67%) Business Continuity
16 14 (2.49%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (17.79%) Java
2 83 (14.77%) C++
3 81 (14.41%) Python
4 74 (13.17%) SQL
5 65 (11.57%) C
6 42 (7.47%) Perl
7 40 (7.12%) JavaScript
8 34 (6.05%) C#
9 29 (5.16%) PHP
9 29 (5.16%) PowerShell
10 23 (4.09%) Ruby
11 21 (3.74%) Bash Shell
12 13 (2.31%) Assembly Language
12 13 (2.31%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.42%) XPath
14 5 (0.89%) VBScript
15 3 (0.53%) VB
15 3 (0.53%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.18%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 138 (24.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 100 (17.79%) Degree
3 84 (14.95%) MCSE
4 67 (11.92%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (9.96%) MCSA
6 54 (9.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 40 (7.12%) MCITP
8 39 (6.94%) CCNA
9 29 (5.16%) CCNP
9 29 (5.16%) A+ Certification
9 29 (5.16%) Security Cleared
10 26 (4.63%) CCA
10 26 (4.63%) Citrix Certification
11 25 (4.45%) Network+ Certification
12 16 (2.85%) MCP
13 15 (2.67%) SC Cleared
14 11 (1.96%) CCIE
15 9 (1.60%) CISSP
15 9 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (1.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.45%) SLA
2 13 (2.31%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.42%) QA
4 4 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) DO-178B
System Software
1 177 (31.49%) Active Directory
2 113 (20.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (10.50%) vSphere
4 48 (8.54%) Hyper-V
5 45 (8.01%) XenApp
6 27 (4.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 25 (4.45%) VMware ESX
8 20 (3.56%) BitLocker
9 17 (3.02%) Snort
10 12 (2.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (2.14%) XenDesktop
10 12 (2.14%) KVM
11 11 (1.96%) vCloud
12 10 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (1.60%) Terminal Services
14 8 (1.42%) Firmware
15 5 (0.89%) RACF
15 5 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (0.89%) ACF2
15 5 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 62 (11.03%) SCCM
2 32 (5.69%) SCOM
3 24 (4.27%) Backup Exec
4 14 (2.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (2.49%) Puppet
5 12 (2.14%) Graphite
6 9 (1.60%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.60%) SCVMM
7 6 (1.07%) SCSM
7 6 (1.07%) Windows Intune
8 5 (0.89%) vMotion
8 5 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.53%) MOM
9 3 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.36%) Nagios
10 2 (0.36%) WSUS
10 2 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.18%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 218 (38.79%) Microsoft
2 186 (33.10%) VMware
3 136 (24.20%) Cisco
4 111 (19.75%) Citrix
5 47 (8.36%) Oracle
6 34 (6.05%) HP
7 30 (5.34%) Avaya
8 26 (4.63%) Juniper
9 24 (4.27%) IBM
9 24 (4.27%) Remedy
10 23 (4.09%) Dell
11 22 (3.91%) Red Hat
12 21 (3.74%) Symantec
13 17 (3.02%) Sophos
14 16 (2.85%) Veeam
15 14 (2.49%) Barracuda Networks
16 11 (1.96%) F5
16 11 (1.96%) SonicWALL
16 11 (1.96%) Siemens
17 10 (1.78%) Apple
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GB Solutions
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-48,000 Depending on level
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Salary: £40k-50k + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago