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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 53 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +8
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 284 192 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.85% 3.11% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.59% 18.27% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 239 170 128
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £23,325
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
1155 1051 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.74% 17.05% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 883 697
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 August 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 August 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 +21 90 £37,750 +0.66% 7
Wiltshire +21 72 £39,500 +41.07% 7
Gloucestershire +4 51 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Dorset +7 34 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Somerset +27 21 £28,500 +14.00% 2
Cornwall +2 14 £21,000 -11.57%
Devon -25 6 £37,150 +14.30% 3
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 309 (55.68%) Windows
2 194 (34.95%) Firewall
3 180 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 172 (30.99%) VMware
5 168 (30.27%) Linux
6 165 (29.73%) DNS
7 155 (27.93%) Active Directory
8 130 (23.42%) Cisco
9 124 (22.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 119 (21.44%) DHCP
10 119 (21.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 115 (20.72%) Java
12 114 (20.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 111 (20.00%) MS Excel
14 109 (19.64%) MS Exchange
15 103 (18.56%) VPN
15 103 (18.56%) C++
16 101 (18.20%) Degree
17 97 (17.48%) VMware Infrastructure
18 93 (16.76%) ITIL
19 92 (16.58%) WAN
20 91 (16.40%) Citrix
21 86 (15.50%) Python
22 85 (15.32%) LAN
23 83 (14.95%) Software Engineering
24 74 (13.33%) MCSE
24 74 (13.33%) C
25 72 (12.97%) Windows Server 2003
26 66 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
27 65 (11.71%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 109 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 52 (9.37%) IIS
3 48 (8.65%) WebLogic
3 48 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 38 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (4.32%) Lync
7 23 (4.14%) SharePoint
8 20 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (2.52%) Apache
10 13 (2.34%) Tomcat
11 12 (2.16%) WebSphere
11 12 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (1.98%) JBoss
13 8 (1.44%) OpenStack
14 6 (1.08%) IBM Notes
14 6 (1.08%) WorkSite
15 5 (0.90%) CICS
16 4 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
16 4 (0.72%) MQSeries
Applications
1 111 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 43 (7.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Temenos T24
1 5 (0.90%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.36%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.23%) Office 365
2 15 (2.70%) PaaS
3 14 (2.52%) SaaS
4 13 (2.34%) IaaS
5 7 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 194 (34.95%) Firewall
2 165 (29.73%) DNS
3 119 (21.44%) DHCP
4 103 (18.56%) VPN
5 92 (16.58%) WAN
6 85 (15.32%) LAN
7 51 (9.19%) HTTP
8 45 (8.11%) SMTP
9 44 (7.93%) SAN
10 43 (7.75%) SSL
11 40 (7.21%) VoIP
11 40 (7.21%) Internet
12 39 (7.03%) MPLS
13 30 (5.41%) ADSL
13 30 (5.41%) VLAN
14 29 (5.23%) WLAN
15 28 (5.05%) Wireless
16 27 (4.86%) FTP
17 26 (4.68%) Wireshark
18 23 (4.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (11.35%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.96%) MySQL
3 19 (3.42%) Oracle Database
4 15 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 13 (2.34%) Big Data
5 13 (2.34%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.90%) DB2
7 5 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (0.90%) OLTP
8 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.72%) MS Access
8 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (0.90%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.90%) TestDirector
3 4 (0.72%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (0.72%) NeoLoad
3 4 (0.72%) JMeter
4 3 (0.54%) Subversion
4 3 (0.54%) JIRA
4 3 (0.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.54%) MSI
5 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
General
1 62 (11.17%) Telecoms
2 50 (9.01%) Finance
3 22 (3.96%) Electronics
4 13 (2.34%) Legal
4 13 (2.34%) Retail
5 11 (1.98%) Banking
5 11 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.62%) Back Office
7 5 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.90%) Law
7 5 (0.90%) Local Government
8 4 (0.72%) Advertising
8 4 (0.72%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.54%) Marketing
9 3 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 94 (16.94%) Support Engineer
2 85 (15.32%) Analyst
3 76 (13.69%) Software Engineer
4 58 (10.45%) Network Engineer
5 39 (7.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 38 (6.85%) Developer
7 33 (5.95%) Consultant
8 31 (5.59%) Administrator
8 31 (5.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 29 (5.23%) Software Developer
9 29 (5.23%) Support Analyst
10 28 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 23 (4.14%) Applications Support
12 22 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support
13 21 (3.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 21 (3.78%) IT Support
14 19 (3.42%) Support Technician
14 19 (3.42%) Junior
15 18 (3.24%) Network Support
16 17 (3.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.37%) Web Services
2 44 (7.93%) REST
3 38 (6.85%) HTML
4 26 (4.68%) J2EE
5 24 (4.32%) CSS
5 24 (4.32%) jQuery
5 24 (4.32%) HTML5
6 23 (4.14%) .NET
7 16 (2.88%) XML
7 16 (2.88%) LAMP
8 15 (2.70%) CGI
9 14 (2.52%) Software Packaging
10 13 (2.34%) JMX
11 12 (2.16%) SOAP
12 8 (1.44%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (1.44%) JMS
12 8 (1.44%) Entity Framework
12 8 (1.44%) CSS3
13 6 (1.08%) Middleware
13 6 (1.08%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.31%) Clustering
3 32 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 31 (5.59%) Data Centre
5 29 (5.23%) Mathematics
6 26 (4.68%) Client/Server
6 26 (4.68%) Management Information System
7 22 (3.96%) Digital Media
8 21 (3.78%) Fat Client
8 21 (3.78%) Thin Client
9 18 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (2.70%) Physics
11 14 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (2.34%) Algorithms
13 9 (1.62%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.62%) MPEG
14 8 (1.44%) CESG
14 8 (1.44%) PKI
14 8 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 5 (0.90%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 309 (55.68%) Windows
2 168 (30.27%) Linux
3 119 (21.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 114 (20.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 72 (12.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (11.71%) UNIX
7 45 (8.11%) Windows Vista
8 34 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (4.86%) Windows XP
10 25 (4.50%) Windows 7
11 21 (3.78%) Windows 8
12 19 (3.42%) CentOS
13 18 (3.24%) Android
14 16 (2.88%) Solaris
15 15 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.90%) zOS
18 4 (0.72%) Windows 2000
18 4 (0.72%) Apple iOS
19 3 (0.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (16.76%) ITIL
2 83 (14.95%) Software Engineering
3 46 (8.29%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (6.85%) OO
5 37 (6.67%) Project Management
6 33 (5.95%) Cyber Security
7 26 (4.68%) Mentoring
7 26 (4.68%) SIEM
8 25 (4.50%) Change Management
9 23 (4.14%) Computer Forensics
10 21 (3.78%) Workflow
10 21 (3.78%) Software Deployment
11 19 (3.42%) Waterfall
11 19 (3.42%) Migration
12 18 (3.24%) Network Management
13 17 (3.06%) Load Balancing
14 16 (2.88%) Configuration Management
15 15 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (2.70%) UML
15 15 (2.70%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (20.72%) Java
2 103 (18.56%) C++
3 86 (15.50%) Python
4 74 (13.33%) C
5 63 (11.35%) SQL
6 45 (8.11%) JavaScript
7 44 (7.93%) Perl
8 38 (6.85%) C#
9 33 (5.95%) PHP
10 27 (4.86%) PowerShell
11 26 (4.68%) Ruby
12 20 (3.60%) Bash Shell
13 16 (2.88%) Assembly Language
13 16 (2.88%) Shell Script
14 12 (2.16%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.44%) XPath
16 5 (0.90%) VBScript
17 3 (0.54%) VB
18 1 (0.18%) VBA
18 1 (0.18%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 124 (22.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 101 (18.20%) Degree
3 74 (13.33%) MCSE
4 64 (11.53%) Cisco Certification
5 57 (10.27%) MCSA
6 44 (7.93%) CCNA
7 41 (7.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (6.13%) Security Cleared
9 32 (5.77%) MCITP
10 31 (5.59%) A+ Certification
11 27 (4.86%) CCNP
11 27 (4.86%) Network+ Certification
12 20 (3.60%) SC Cleared
13 19 (3.42%) CCA
13 19 (3.42%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (1.98%) CCIE
14 11 (1.98%) MCP
15 9 (1.62%) CISSP
15 9 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (1.44%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.32%) SLA
2 6 (1.08%) QA
2 6 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.72%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 155 (27.93%) Active Directory
2 97 (17.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (9.37%) vSphere
4 42 (7.57%) Hyper-V
5 36 (6.49%) XenApp
6 26 (4.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 20 (3.60%) BitLocker
8 18 (3.24%) VMware ESX
9 16 (2.88%) Snort
10 15 (2.70%) KVM
11 11 (1.98%) vCloud
12 8 (1.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (1.26%) Firmware
13 7 (1.26%) Terminal Services
13 7 (1.26%) XenDesktop
14 6 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 5 (0.90%) ACF2
15 5 (0.90%) RACF
15 5 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 50 (9.01%) SCCM
2 24 (4.32%) SCOM
3 17 (3.06%) Puppet
4 15 (2.70%) Graphite
4 15 (2.70%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.90%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.90%) SCSM
6 5 (0.90%) zSecure
6 5 (0.90%) Windows Intune
7 4 (0.72%) vMotion
7 4 (0.72%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.54%) MOM
8 3 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.36%) Nagios
9 2 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.36%) WSUS
10 1 (0.18%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 180 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 172 (30.99%) VMware
3 130 (23.42%) Cisco
4 91 (16.40%) Citrix
5 48 (8.65%) Oracle
6 26 (4.68%) HP
6 26 (4.68%) Avaya
7 25 (4.50%) Juniper
7 25 (4.50%) Red Hat
8 24 (4.32%) Remedy
9 21 (3.78%) Dell
9 21 (3.78%) IBM
10 15 (2.70%) Sophos
11 14 (2.52%) Barracuda Networks
12 13 (2.34%) Veeam
12 13 (2.34%) Symantec
13 11 (1.98%) Siemens
13 11 (1.98%) SonicWALL
13 11 (1.98%) F5
14 8 (1.44%) Splunk
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