The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 48 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 33 61 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.82% 7.24% 5.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.87% 29.76% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 53 43
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £21,600 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
TCP/IP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 205 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.41% 24.35% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 183 179 204
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Southampton region.

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Southampton

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Southampton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 58 (63.74%) Microsoft
2 55 (60.44%) Windows
3 33 (36.26%) SQL Server
4 30 (32.97%) C++
5 28 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 28 (30.77%) LAN
5 28 (30.77%) Network Security
6 27 (29.67%) Multithreading
6 27 (29.67%) REST
6 27 (29.67%) WAN
6 27 (29.67%) C#
6 27 (29.67%) SOAP
6 27 (29.67%) XML
7 26 (28.57%) .NET
7 26 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 26 (28.57%) OOD
7 26 (28.57%) VMware
7 26 (28.57%) WCF
8 23 (25.27%) CTI
8 23 (25.27%) MS Excel
9 22 (24.18%) DNS
9 22 (24.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (23.08%) Cisco
10 21 (23.08%) Citrix
11 20 (21.98%) MS Exchange
11 20 (21.98%) STL
11 20 (21.98%) LINQ
11 20 (21.98%) NHibernate
11 20 (21.98%) Moq
12 19 (20.88%) Degree

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 20 (21.98%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.99%) Lync
3 8 (8.79%) IIS
4 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (25.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.77%) LAN
1 28 (30.77%) Network Security
2 27 (29.67%) WAN
3 23 (25.27%) CTI
4 22 (24.18%) DNS
5 17 (18.68%) Firewall
6 15 (16.48%) SAN
7 14 (15.38%) DHCP
8 12 (13.19%) WLAN
9 10 (10.99%) VPN
9 10 (10.99%) Internet
9 10 (10.99%) NAS
10 8 (8.79%) HTTP
10 8 (8.79%) SMTP
11 7 (7.69%) VLAN
12 6 (6.59%) OSPF
12 6 (6.59%) BGP
13 5 (5.49%) MPLS
13 5 (5.49%) Ethernet
14 4 (4.40%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (36.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 20 (21.98%) Moq
3 1 (1.10%) GDB
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (8.79%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) German Language
4 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (19.78%) Analyst
2 14 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Developer
3 11 (12.09%) Consultant
4 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (10.99%) C# Developer
5 9 (9.89%) Architect
6 7 (7.69%) IT Consultant
6 7 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Support Consultant
6 7 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) IT Support
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Software Architect
7 6 (6.59%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.67%) SOAP
1 27 (29.67%) XML
1 27 (29.67%) REST
2 26 (28.57%) WCF
2 26 (28.57%) .NET
3 20 (21.98%) STL
3 20 (21.98%) NHibernate
3 20 (21.98%) LINQ
4 18 (19.78%) COM
5 9 (9.89%) HTML
6 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.59%) WPF
7 6 (6.59%) HTML5
8 2 (2.20%) CSS
8 2 (2.20%) CGI
9 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 7 (7.69%) Thin Client
1 7 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 6 (6.59%) Clustering
3 3 (3.30%) PKI
4 2 (2.20%) Replication
5 1 (1.10%) CESG
5 1 (1.10%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 55 (60.44%) Windows
2 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (17.58%) Linux
4 11 (12.09%) Windows Vista
5 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.59%) UNIX
9 4 (4.40%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.20%) Android
12 1 (1.10%) Debian
12 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Multithreading
2 26 (28.57%) OOD
3 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
4 10 (10.99%) Web Development
5 9 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.79%) ITIL
6 8 (8.79%) SIEM
7 7 (7.69%) Analytics
8 6 (6.59%) OO
9 5 (5.49%) MVC
10 4 (4.40%) Problem Management
11 3 (3.30%) Change Management
11 3 (3.30%) Software Testing
11 3 (3.30%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.30%) Test Planning
12 2 (2.20%) Mobile Development
12 2 (2.20%) Android Development
12 2 (2.20%) iOS Development
12 2 (2.20%) Network Design
12 2 (2.20%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.97%) C++
2 27 (29.67%) C#
3 19 (20.88%) SQL
4 7 (7.69%) Java
5 4 (4.40%) C
5 4 (4.40%) Python
6 3 (3.30%) Perl
6 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.20%) PHP
7 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Degree
2 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
2 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) MCSE
3 7 (7.69%) CCA
3 7 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (7.69%) MCITP
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.20%) CCNA
4 2 (2.20%) ISEB
5 1 (1.10%) GIAC
5 1 (1.10%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 28 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 22 (24.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.99%) vSphere
4 8 (8.79%) XenApp
4 8 (8.79%) XenDesktop
5 6 (6.59%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.30%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.10%) Snort
7 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) SCOM
2 2 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 58 (63.74%) Microsoft
2 26 (28.57%) VMware
3 21 (23.08%) Cisco
3 21 (23.08%) Citrix
4 4 (4.40%) HP
5 2 (2.20%) Dell
5 2 (2.20%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.20%) Avaya
5 2 (2.20%) Juniper
5 2 (2.20%) F5
5 2 (2.20%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (1.10%) Apple
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