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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 70 96 47
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -49
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 230 146 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.62% 2.74% 4.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.53% 18.00% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 199 120 209
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
1021 811 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.07% 15.22% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 861 637 956
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +25 65 £47,500 +35.71% 20
Wiltshire +18 51 £26,000 -25.71% 10
Dorset 0 30 £31,000 -8.82% 2
Devon -6 29 £29,500 -9.23% 5
Bristol -20 29 £40,000 +23.07% 15
Cornwall - 16 £22,750 - 1
Somerset -5 11 £37,500 +53.06% 6
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 292 (70.70%) Windows
2 171 (41.40%) Microsoft
3 165 (39.95%) DNS
4 151 (36.56%) VMware
5 144 (34.87%) Firewall
6 140 (33.90%) Active Directory
6 140 (33.90%) Linux
7 119 (28.81%) DHCP
8 103 (24.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 102 (24.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 96 (23.24%) MS Exchange
11 88 (21.31%) Cisco
12 87 (21.07%) LAN
13 84 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 78 (18.89%) WAN
15 76 (18.40%) Windows Server 2003
16 75 (18.16%) MS Excel
17 73 (17.68%) VPN
18 66 (15.98%) ITIL
19 60 (14.53%) Windows XP
20 59 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
21 58 (14.04%) SQL
22 56 (13.56%) Citrix
22 56 (13.56%) Degree
23 50 (12.11%) Windows Vista
23 50 (12.11%) Exchange Server 2010
24 49 (11.86%) vSphere
24 49 (11.86%) Internet
25 48 (11.62%) Java
26 47 (11.38%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 96 (23.24%) MS Exchange
2 50 (12.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 35 (8.47%) Lync
5 33 (7.99%) IIS
6 25 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (4.84%) Apache
9 13 (3.15%) SharePoint
10 11 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2000
11 8 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.94%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.69%) IBM Notes
13 5 (1.21%) SAS
14 4 (0.97%) ColdFusion
14 4 (0.97%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.97%) nginx
15 3 (0.73%) iPlanet
16 1 (0.24%) Node.js
16 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 75 (18.16%) MS Excel
2 46 (11.14%) MS Office
3 5 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.66%) Office 365
2 5 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.21%) SaaS
3 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 165 (39.95%) DNS
2 144 (34.87%) Firewall
3 119 (28.81%) DHCP
4 87 (21.07%) LAN
5 78 (18.89%) WAN
6 73 (17.68%) VPN
7 49 (11.86%) Internet
8 42 (10.17%) SSL
8 42 (10.17%) SAN
9 39 (9.44%) HTTP
10 37 (8.96%) SMTP
11 29 (7.02%) LDAP
12 28 (6.78%) NAS
13 27 (6.54%) FTP
14 20 (4.84%) Ethernet
14 20 (4.84%) Wireless
14 20 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
15 18 (4.36%) IPsec
16 17 (4.12%) ADSL
17 16 (3.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.42%) MySQL
3 7 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.48%) Big Data
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (2.18%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.69%) Subversion
3 6 (1.45%) Bugzilla
4 5 (1.21%) GCC
5 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.24%) CodeWarrior
7 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (4.84%) Finance
2 19 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.12%) Electronics
4 15 (3.63%) Aerospace
5 10 (2.42%) Banking
6 5 (1.21%) Retail
7 4 (0.97%) Back Office
8 3 (0.73%) Publishing
9 2 (0.48%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Military
10 1 (0.24%) Local Government
10 1 (0.24%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 100 (24.21%) Analyst
2 56 (13.56%) Support Engineer
3 45 (10.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 41 (9.93%) Consultant
5 33 (7.99%) Software Engineer
6 31 (7.51%) Support Analyst
7 30 (7.26%) Developer
8 29 (7.02%) IT Support
9 28 (6.78%) Technical Support
10 24 (5.81%) Service Analyst
11 23 (5.57%) Service Desk Analyst
12 22 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
13 21 (5.08%) Network Engineer
13 21 (5.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 18 (4.36%) 3rd Line Support
15 17 (4.12%) Software Developer
15 17 (4.12%) Technical Engineer
16 16 (3.87%) Systems Engineer
16 16 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
17 14 (3.39%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.65%) HTML
2 17 (4.12%) jQuery
3 15 (3.63%) REST
3 15 (3.63%) CSS
4 13 (3.15%) Web Services
4 13 (3.15%) HTML5
5 12 (2.91%) .NET
6 8 (1.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (1.69%) XML
7 7 (1.69%) Ajax
8 6 (1.45%) J2EE
9 5 (1.21%) Software Packaging
10 4 (0.97%) MFC
10 4 (0.97%) COM
10 4 (0.97%) STL
11 3 (0.73%) SAML
11 3 (0.73%) WPF
12 2 (0.48%) WCF
12 2 (0.48%) Qt
12 2 (0.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.57%) Computer Science
2 22 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.60%) Fat Client
3 19 (4.60%) Thin Client
4 15 (3.63%) Blackberry
5 10 (2.42%) Clustering
5 10 (2.42%) PDA
6 8 (1.94%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.45%) iPhone
7 6 (1.45%) iPad
7 6 (1.45%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.21%) MPEG
8 5 (1.21%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.97%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.73%) Replication
10 3 (0.73%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.73%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 292 (70.70%) Windows
2 140 (33.90%) Linux
3 102 (24.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (18.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 60 (14.53%) Windows XP
6 59 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (12.11%) Windows Vista
8 46 (11.14%) Windows 7
9 42 (10.17%) Windows 8
10 26 (6.30%) CentOS
10 26 (6.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (4.84%) UNIX
12 13 (3.15%) Windows 2000
13 12 (2.91%) Solaris
14 11 (2.66%) Debian
15 10 (2.42%) Android
16 6 (1.45%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.45%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.45%) Apple iOS
17 5 (1.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (15.98%) ITIL
2 41 (9.93%) Software Engineering
3 30 (7.26%) Project Management
4 23 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (4.84%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (4.60%) Information Security
6 19 (4.60%) Change Management
7 18 (4.36%) Scrum
8 16 (3.87%) Migration
8 16 (3.87%) Service Delivery
9 15 (3.63%) Cyber Security
10 14 (3.39%) Line Management
10 14 (3.39%) Mentoring
10 14 (3.39%) Configuration Management
10 14 (3.39%) Incident Management
11 13 (3.15%) Performance Management
12 12 (2.91%) Service Management
12 12 (2.91%) Asset Management
13 11 (2.66%) Identity Management
13 11 (2.66%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 58 (14.04%) SQL
2 48 (11.62%) Java
3 45 (10.90%) C++
4 40 (9.69%) Python
5 37 (8.96%) C
6 34 (8.23%) Perl
7 29 (7.02%) C#
8 25 (6.05%) PHP
9 22 (5.33%) JavaScript
10 21 (5.08%) Ruby
11 18 (4.36%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.66%) Assembly Language
13 10 (2.42%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.42%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.42%) Embedded C
14 5 (1.21%) VB
14 5 (1.21%) Lua
15 4 (0.97%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.97%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 84 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (13.56%) Degree
3 47 (11.38%) Security Cleared
4 43 (10.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 41 (9.93%) MCITP
6 40 (9.69%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (8.72%) MCSE
8 34 (8.23%) MCP
9 27 (6.54%) CCNP
10 26 (6.30%) MCSA
11 25 (6.05%) SC Cleared
12 21 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
13 20 (4.84%) CCNA
14 17 (4.12%) CCA
15 15 (3.63%) A+ Certification
16 14 (3.39%) Network+ Certification
17 13 (3.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 8 (1.94%) DV Cleared
18 8 (1.94%) MCTS
19 5 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.05%) SLA
2 11 (2.66%) QA
3 6 (1.45%) COBIT
4 5 (1.21%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 140 (33.90%) Active Directory
2 103 (24.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (11.86%) vSphere
4 27 (6.54%) VMware ESX
5 21 (5.08%) Terminal Services
6 16 (3.87%) Hyper-V
7 14 (3.39%) vCloud
8 11 (2.66%) UAG
8 11 (2.66%) XenApp
8 11 (2.66%) MetaFrame
9 9 (2.18%) Samba
9 9 (2.18%) qmail
9 9 (2.18%) Squid
10 8 (1.94%) Snort
10 8 (1.94%) XenDesktop
11 7 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (1.69%) XenServer
12 6 (1.45%) NFS
12 6 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.97%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 36 (8.72%) SCCM
2 19 (4.60%) Backup Exec
3 16 (3.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (2.66%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (1.94%) NetBackup
6 7 (1.69%) SCOM
7 5 (1.21%) WSUS
7 5 (1.21%) Casper Suite
8 4 (0.97%) Plesk
8 4 (0.97%) HP SIM
8 4 (0.97%) OpenView
8 4 (0.97%) MOM
8 4 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.73%) Netcool
9 3 (0.73%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.73%) SCSM
10 1 (0.24%) logstash
10 1 (0.24%) YUM
10 1 (0.24%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 171 (41.40%) Microsoft
2 151 (36.56%) VMware
3 88 (21.31%) Cisco
4 56 (13.56%) Citrix
5 33 (7.99%) HP
6 31 (7.51%) Dell
7 24 (5.81%) Avaya
8 23 (5.57%) Apple
9 21 (5.08%) Red Hat
10 20 (4.84%) Symantec
11 18 (4.36%) CheckPoint
12 17 (4.12%) SonicWALL
13 16 (3.87%) NetApp
14 14 (3.39%) IBM
15 12 (2.91%) Oracle
15 12 (2.91%) McAfee
16 10 (2.42%) F5
17 9 (2.18%) Remedy
17 9 (2.18%) Juniper
18 7 (1.69%) Lotus
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus on call, overtime and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Information Technology Services
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £25000.0000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago