The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 84 82 101
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 164 160 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.83% 2.97% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.33% 15.30% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 139 137 115
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1004 1046 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.31% 19.44% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 780 887 823
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,127 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +18 61 £28,250 -22.06% 8
Gloucestershire +25 37 £29,250 -24.02% 2
Wiltshire -10 28 £44,000 +15.40% 3
Dorset -6 18 £30,500 +17.30% 4
Devon -9 8 £28,000 -8.94% 2
Somerset -27 6 £25,750 -39.41% 1
Cornwall - 4 £21,000 -
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 206 (57.54%) Windows
2 147 (41.06%) Active Directory
3 129 (36.03%) Firewall
4 124 (34.64%) Linux
5 122 (34.08%) DNS
6 120 (33.52%) Microsoft
7 104 (29.05%) VMware
8 100 (27.93%) DHCP
9 83 (23.18%) Cisco
9 83 (23.18%) Degree
10 81 (22.63%) MS Excel
11 78 (21.79%) MS Exchange
11 78 (21.79%) LAN
12 77 (21.51%) ITIL
13 71 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 66 (18.44%) Windows Server 2008
15 65 (18.16%) SQL
15 65 (18.16%) Microsoft Certification
16 64 (17.88%) VPN
16 64 (17.88%) WAN
16 64 (17.88%) UNIX
17 63 (17.60%) Ethernet
18 62 (17.32%) C
19 61 (17.04%) Windows Server 2003
20 57 (15.92%) SQL Server
21 53 (14.80%) Citrix
21 53 (14.80%) Windows 7
22 49 (13.69%) C++
23 48 (13.41%) Python
24 46 (12.85%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 78 (21.79%) MS Exchange
2 32 (8.94%) IIS
3 31 (8.66%) Apache
4 26 (7.26%) SharePoint
5 23 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (4.19%) Lync
6 15 (4.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.68%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.68%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.12%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.84%) GroupWise
10 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.56%) nginx
12 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.28%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.28%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 81 (22.63%) MS Excel
2 32 (8.94%) MS Office
3 11 (3.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Maximo
2 3 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.51%) SaaS
2 6 (1.68%) Office 365
3 4 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.84%) PaaS
5 2 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 129 (36.03%) Firewall
2 122 (34.08%) DNS
3 100 (27.93%) DHCP
4 78 (21.79%) LAN
5 64 (17.88%) VPN
5 64 (17.88%) WAN
6 63 (17.60%) Ethernet
7 46 (12.85%) SAN
8 43 (12.01%) HTTP
9 42 (11.73%) Network Security
10 36 (10.06%) Internet
11 32 (8.94%) LDAP
12 31 (8.66%) NAS
13 26 (7.26%) Wireless
14 25 (6.98%) 4G
15 24 (6.70%) SMTP
15 24 (6.70%) SNMP
16 20 (5.59%) VLAN
17 19 (5.31%) SSL
17 19 (5.31%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (15.92%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.10%) MySQL
3 15 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.23%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (1.40%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (3.63%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.96%) GCC
3 6 (1.68%) Subversion
4 5 (1.40%) FogBugz
5 4 (1.12%) JIRA
5 4 (1.12%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
General
1 43 (12.01%) Telecoms
2 38 (10.61%) Finance
3 17 (4.75%) Advertising
4 12 (3.35%) Aerospace
5 10 (2.79%) Electronics
6 6 (1.68%) Legal
7 5 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.84%) Banking
8 3 (0.84%) Retail
9 2 (0.56%) Publishing
9 2 (0.56%) Marketing
9 2 (0.56%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Avionics
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 65 (18.16%) Consultant
2 54 (15.08%) Support Engineer
3 42 (11.73%) Analyst
4 34 (9.50%) Developer
5 32 (8.94%) Software Engineer
6 26 (7.26%) Systems Administrator
7 22 (6.15%) Network Engineer
8 21 (5.87%) Technical Consultant
9 19 (5.31%) Systems Engineer
10 18 (5.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 17 (4.75%) Technical Support
11 17 (4.75%) Administrator
12 16 (4.47%) 3rd Line Support
13 15 (4.19%) IT Support
13 15 (4.19%) Junior
13 15 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (3.91%) Support Analyst
14 14 (3.91%) Senior Consultant
14 14 (3.91%) Service Analyst
15 13 (3.63%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.54%) HTML
2 14 (3.91%) J2EE
2 14 (3.91%) HTML5
3 12 (3.35%) jQuery
4 8 (2.23%) Middleware
5 7 (1.96%) POSIX
6 6 (1.68%) .NET
6 6 (1.68%) Web Services
6 6 (1.68%) SOAP
7 5 (1.40%) CSS
7 5 (1.40%) XML
8 4 (1.12%) STL
8 4 (1.12%) Application Packaging
8 4 (1.12%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (1.12%) Qt
9 3 (0.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (0.84%) OpenGL
9 3 (0.84%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.84%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.57%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.98%) Blackberry
3 24 (6.70%) Open Source
4 22 (6.15%) Digital Media
5 17 (4.75%) Clustering
6 16 (4.47%) Embedded Systems
7 13 (3.63%) Firmware
7 13 (3.63%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (3.07%) Client/Server
10 10 (2.79%) Cryptography
11 9 (2.51%) PDA
11 9 (2.51%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.12%) MPEG
13 3 (0.84%) iPad
13 3 (0.84%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.84%) DTV
13 3 (0.84%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.56%) EPoS
14 2 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 206 (57.54%) Windows
2 124 (34.64%) Linux
3 66 (18.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (17.88%) UNIX
5 61 (17.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 53 (14.80%) Windows 7
7 40 (11.17%) Windows XP
8 23 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (5.59%) Solaris
10 17 (4.75%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.79%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (2.51%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.96%) Debian
13 7 (1.96%) AIX
14 6 (1.68%) Windows 2000
14 6 (1.68%) Windows Vista
15 4 (1.12%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.12%) Nucleus RTOS
16 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.84%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (21.51%) ITIL
2 42 (11.73%) Software Engineering
3 27 (7.54%) Configuration Management
4 23 (6.42%) Information Security
4 23 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
5 22 (6.15%) Service Delivery
6 20 (5.59%) Service Management
7 19 (5.31%) Load Balancing
7 19 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (5.03%) Software Deployment
9 17 (4.75%) Unit Testing
10 16 (4.47%) Asset Management
11 15 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (4.19%) TDD
12 14 (3.91%) Network Load Balancing
13 13 (3.63%) Build Automation
13 13 (3.63%) Network Monitoring
14 12 (3.35%) MVC
15 10 (2.79%) Strategic Planning
15 10 (2.79%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (18.16%) SQL
2 62 (17.32%) C
3 49 (13.69%) C++
4 48 (13.41%) Python
5 34 (9.50%) Perl
6 27 (7.54%) Java
7 14 (3.91%) C#
7 14 (3.91%) Ruby
8 12 (3.35%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.23%) PHP
9 8 (2.23%) Bourne shell
10 7 (1.96%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.40%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.40%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.12%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.84%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.84%) VBScript
13 3 (0.84%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.56%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.56%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 83 (23.18%) Degree
2 65 (18.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (11.73%) Security Cleared
4 36 (10.06%) MCP
5 35 (9.78%) MCSE
6 22 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (5.31%) MCSA
8 16 (4.47%) Citrix Certification
9 15 (4.19%) MCITP
9 15 (4.19%) SC Cleared
9 15 (4.19%) CCA
10 14 (3.91%) CCNA
11 10 (2.79%) DV Cleared
12 8 (2.23%) CCIE
12 8 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.96%) MCTS
13 7 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
13 7 (1.96%) A+ Certification
14 4 (1.12%) HND
15 3 (0.84%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.22%) SLA
2 15 (4.19%) QA
3 9 (2.51%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.96%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.28%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 7816
5 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 147 (41.06%) Active Directory
2 71 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (6.70%) Hyper-V
4 21 (5.87%) vSphere
5 18 (5.03%) XenApp
6 16 (4.47%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (4.19%) qmail
7 15 (4.19%) ISA Server
8 14 (3.91%) XenDesktop
9 12 (3.35%) Terminal Services
9 12 (3.35%) XenServer
10 10 (2.79%) VMware ESX
10 10 (2.79%) Xen
11 9 (2.51%) UAG
11 9 (2.51%) Varnish
12 6 (1.68%) MetaFrame
13 5 (1.40%) NFS
14 4 (1.12%) Samba
14 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (8.38%) WSUS
2 25 (6.98%) SCCM
3 24 (6.70%) Puppet
4 23 (6.42%) Nagios
5 22 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (4.75%) Zenoss
7 15 (4.19%) YUM
8 12 (3.35%) McAfee ePO
8 12 (3.35%) SCOM
9 7 (1.96%) HAProxy
10 6 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.12%) Cacti
12 3 (0.84%) WMI
12 3 (0.84%) Netcool
12 3 (0.84%) DameWare
13 2 (0.56%) Hyperic
13 2 (0.56%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.28%) Ganglia
14 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 120 (33.52%) Microsoft
2 104 (29.05%) VMware
3 83 (23.18%) Cisco
4 53 (14.80%) Citrix
5 39 (10.89%) Dell
6 28 (7.82%) Oracle
6 28 (7.82%) HP
7 15 (4.19%) Apple
7 15 (4.19%) Juniper
8 12 (3.35%) McAfee
9 11 (3.07%) Avaya
10 8 (2.23%) Meru Networks
10 8 (2.23%) Fortinet
11 7 (1.96%) Altiris
11 7 (1.96%) Remedy
11 7 (1.96%) Embarcadero
11 7 (1.96%) Borland
11 7 (1.96%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.96%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.68%) Actuate
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum potentially flexible for the right
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Rock Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Good
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Future Publishing
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £47000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday, Medical
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago