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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 31 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 71 62 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.17% 6.97% 10.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.04% 37.35% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 74
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
197 166 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.90% 18.65% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 143 144 190
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,590 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 March 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Southampton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 91 (70.00%) Windows
2 75 (57.69%) Firewall
3 71 (54.62%) Microsoft
4 68 (52.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (50.77%) VMware
6 54 (41.54%) MS Excel
7 52 (40.00%) Citrix
8 50 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (36.15%) Windows Vista
9 47 (36.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 46 (35.38%) Thin Client
10 46 (35.38%) CCA
10 46 (35.38%) Citrix Certification
10 46 (35.38%) MCSE
10 46 (35.38%) MCITP
10 46 (35.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 46 (35.38%) Fat Client
11 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (30.00%) WAN
12 38 (29.23%) LAN
13 29 (22.31%) SMTP
13 29 (22.31%) DNS
14 23 (17.69%) Linux
15 21 (16.15%) SQL Server
15 21 (16.15%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (15.38%) HTTP
16 20 (15.38%) Security Cleared
17 19 (14.62%) SIEM
17 19 (14.62%) VLAN
17 19 (14.62%) Cisco

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 16 (12.31%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.69%) Apache
2 10 (7.69%) nginx
3 9 (6.92%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 54 (41.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) SalesLogix
2 4 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.08%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.77%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 75 (57.69%) Firewall
2 39 (30.00%) WAN
3 38 (29.23%) LAN
4 29 (22.31%) SMTP
4 29 (22.31%) DNS
5 20 (15.38%) HTTP
6 19 (14.62%) VLAN
7 18 (13.85%) Internet
8 17 (13.08%) FTP
9 16 (12.31%) Network Security
10 14 (10.77%) SSH
11 12 (9.23%) Ethernet
12 11 (8.46%) Telnet
13 10 (7.69%) LDAP
13 10 (7.69%) VPN
14 9 (6.92%) Wireless
14 9 (6.92%) SAN
15 8 (6.15%) CTI
15 8 (6.15%) MPLS
15 8 (6.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.69%) MySQL
3 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.69%) Moq
3 2 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.77%) GDB
4 1 (0.77%) NUnit
General
1 10 (7.69%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Games
3 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.77%) Electronics
4 1 (0.77%) Law
4 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.77%) Retail
4 1 (0.77%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (20.00%) Consultant
2 24 (18.46%) IT Support
3 23 (17.69%) IT Consultant
3 23 (17.69%) Support Consultant
3 23 (17.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (16.15%) Analyst
5 15 (11.54%) Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Account Manager
6 9 (6.92%) C# Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Technical Account Manager
6 9 (6.92%) Technical Manager
7 8 (6.15%) Technology Manager
8 7 (5.38%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Help Desk Support
10 5 (3.85%) Network Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.85%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Security Engineer
11 4 (3.08%) Information Manager
11 4 (3.08%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.46%) .NET
1 11 (8.46%) SOAP
1 11 (8.46%) XML
2 10 (7.69%) NHibernate
2 10 (7.69%) STL
2 10 (7.69%) WCF
2 10 (7.69%) LINQ
2 10 (7.69%) REST
2 10 (7.69%) COM
3 2 (1.54%) WinForms
4 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.77%) Web Services
4 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.77%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (0.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (35.38%) Thin Client
1 46 (35.38%) Fat Client
2 9 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.08%) iPhone
3 4 (3.08%) iPad
3 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.08%) PKI
4 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.77%) BBC
4 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 91 (70.00%) Windows
2 68 (52.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (36.15%) Windows Vista
4 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (17.69%) Linux
6 21 (16.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (11.54%) UNIX
8 10 (7.69%) Solaris
9 6 (4.62%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.54%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.54%) Debian
11 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.62%) SIEM
2 13 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 12 (9.23%) Multithreading
3 12 (9.23%) OOD
4 10 (7.69%) Migration
4 10 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (6.15%) CRM
5 8 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.62%) ITIL
7 6 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (4.62%) Information Security
8 5 (3.85%) Change Control
8 5 (3.85%) Computer Forensics
8 5 (3.85%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (3.85%) Security Testing
8 5 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (3.08%) Stress Testing
9 4 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.54%) SQL
2 13 (10.00%) C#
2 13 (10.00%) C++
3 7 (5.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.31%) C
5 2 (1.54%) Perl
6 1 (0.77%) Java
6 1 (0.77%) Python
6 1 (0.77%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.77%) Ruby
6 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (36.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (35.38%) CCA
2 46 (35.38%) Citrix Certification
2 46 (35.38%) MCSE
2 46 (35.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 46 (35.38%) MCITP
3 20 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 18 (13.85%) SC Cleared
5 16 (12.31%) DV Cleared
6 6 (4.62%) Degree
7 5 (3.85%) GIAC
8 3 (2.31%) CEH
9 2 (1.54%) GCIA
9 2 (1.54%) GCIH
10 1 (0.77%) MCSA
10 1 (0.77%) CCNP
10 1 (0.77%) CCNA
10 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.46%) SLA
2 5 (3.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.77%) HL7
3 1 (0.77%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 50 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (14.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 10 (7.69%) Postfix
3 10 (7.69%) Sendmail
3 10 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (6.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.62%) Snort
6 1 (0.77%) Firmware
6 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 71 (54.62%) Microsoft
2 66 (50.77%) VMware
3 52 (40.00%) Citrix
4 19 (14.62%) Cisco
5 10 (7.69%) Sourcefire
6 8 (6.15%) SonicWALL
6 8 (6.15%) F5
6 8 (6.15%) Juniper
6 8 (6.15%) CheckPoint
6 8 (6.15%) Mitel
7 5 (3.85%) Blue Coat
7 5 (3.85%) HP
7 5 (3.85%) Crossbeam
8 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
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