The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 35 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 58 54 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.60% 5.93% 7.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.21% 25.84% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 45 52 61
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 209 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.84% 22.94% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 167 202 168
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 £27,500 £22,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
Hampshire

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 24 July 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Southampton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 72 (54.14%) Linux
2 70 (52.63%) Windows
3 48 (36.09%) Firewall
4 42 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 41 (30.83%) Active Directory
6 39 (29.32%) C++
7 34 (25.56%) VMware
7 34 (25.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (24.81%) Software Engineering
9 32 (24.06%) C
10 31 (23.31%) Citrix
10 31 (23.31%) FTP
11 29 (21.80%) MS Excel
11 29 (21.80%) XML
11 29 (21.80%) Embedded Linux
11 29 (21.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (20.30%) DNS
12 27 (20.30%) SSL
13 26 (19.55%) LAN
14 25 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (18.80%) Internet
14 25 (18.80%) VPN
14 25 (18.80%) WAN
15 24 (18.05%) C#
16 23 (17.29%) EMV
17 22 (16.54%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (16.54%) SQL Server
17 22 (16.54%) MCITP
18 21 (15.79%) Fat Client
18 21 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 17 (12.78%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.02%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.01%) Lync
5 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.50%) IIS
7 1 (0.75%) Apache
7 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (21.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (36.09%) Firewall
2 31 (23.31%) FTP
3 27 (20.30%) DNS
3 27 (20.30%) SSL
4 26 (19.55%) LAN
5 25 (18.80%) Internet
5 25 (18.80%) VPN
5 25 (18.80%) WAN
6 20 (15.04%) VLAN
7 19 (14.29%) LDAP
8 16 (12.03%) HTTP
9 15 (11.28%) Wireless
10 14 (10.53%) tcpdump
11 13 (9.77%) Wireshark
11 13 (9.77%) SMTP
12 12 (9.02%) Network Security
13 10 (7.52%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (6.77%) DHCP
15 8 (6.02%) SNMP
16 7 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (6.77%) Subversion
2 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.75%) GDB
General
1 19 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.01%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Law
3 3 (2.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (24.06%) Software Engineer
2 26 (19.55%) Support Engineer
2 26 (19.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 25 (18.80%) Analyst
4 19 (14.29%) Network Support
5 17 (12.78%) Network Engineer
6 16 (12.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (11.28%) Network Support Engineer
8 14 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (9.02%) IT Support
9 12 (9.02%) Security Analyst
10 10 (7.52%) C Software Engineer
10 10 (7.52%) Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Consultant
11 6 (4.51%) IT Support Technician
11 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (4.51%) Support Technician
12 5 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (3.76%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.80%) XML
2 5 (3.76%) .NET
3 3 (2.26%) COM
3 3 (2.26%) SOAP
3 3 (2.26%) STL
3 3 (2.26%) NHibernate
3 3 (2.26%) JSON
3 3 (2.26%) WCF
3 3 (2.26%) REST
4 2 (1.50%) MFC
5 1 (0.75%) HTML
5 1 (0.75%) Web Services
5 1 (0.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.29%) EMV
2 21 (15.79%) Fat Client
2 21 (15.79%) Thin Client
3 18 (13.53%) Cryptography
4 15 (11.28%) EFT
5 11 (8.27%) Clustering
6 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.01%) CESG
7 4 (3.01%) Social Media
7 4 (3.01%) PKI
8 3 (2.26%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.26%) Kindle
9 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.50%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.75%) CMDB
10 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.75%) Physics
10 1 (0.75%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 72 (54.14%) Linux
2 70 (52.63%) Windows
3 34 (25.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (21.80%) Embedded Linux
4 29 (21.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (15.04%) Windows Vista
6 15 (11.28%) Solaris
7 11 (8.27%) Windows 7
8 10 (7.52%) Windows 8
9 7 (5.26%) UNIX
10 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.81%) Software Engineering
2 20 (15.04%) ITIL
3 14 (10.53%) SIEM
4 11 (8.27%) Incident Management
4 11 (8.27%) Network Management
5 9 (6.77%) OO
5 9 (6.77%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (6.02%) Computer Forensics
6 8 (6.02%) Load Balancing
6 8 (6.02%) Change Control
7 7 (5.26%) Security Testing
7 7 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (5.26%) Information Security
8 6 (4.51%) Multithreading
8 6 (4.51%) OOD
9 5 (3.76%) Configuration Management
9 5 (3.76%) Analytics
9 5 (3.76%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (3.01%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (3.01%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.32%) C++
2 32 (24.06%) C
3 24 (18.05%) C#
4 18 (13.53%) Java
5 13 (9.77%) SQL
6 7 (5.26%) Embedded C++
6 7 (5.26%) Python
7 4 (3.01%) Perl
8 3 (2.26%) Embedded C
8 3 (2.26%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.50%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.50%) PHP
9 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (16.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 22 (16.54%) MCITP
2 21 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (15.79%) MCSE
3 20 (15.04%) CCA
3 20 (15.04%) Citrix Certification
4 19 (14.29%) Degree
5 16 (12.03%) Security Cleared
6 12 (9.02%) CCNA
6 12 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (8.27%) GIAC
7 11 (8.27%) SC Cleared
8 7 (5.26%) DV Cleared
9 6 (4.51%) CEH
10 4 (3.01%) CCNP
11 3 (2.26%) GCIA
11 3 (2.26%) GCIH
12 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.75%) CISA
13 1 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.77%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.01%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (30.83%) Active Directory
2 25 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.53%) Snort
4 7 (5.26%) vSphere
5 5 (3.76%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.26%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.75%) SCCM
2 1 (0.75%) SCOM
2 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 34 (25.56%) VMware
3 31 (23.31%) Citrix
4 19 (14.29%) Cisco
5 15 (11.28%) VeriFone
6 12 (9.02%) Sourcefire
7 10 (7.52%) Symantec
8 8 (6.02%) Dell
9 5 (3.76%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.76%) Pegasus
9 5 (3.76%) LogRhythm
10 3 (2.26%) EMC
11 2 (1.50%) Oracle
11 2 (1.50%) IBM
11 2 (1.50%) NetApp
12 1 (0.75%) Hitachi
12 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.75%) Intel
12 1 (0.75%) HP
12 1 (0.75%) SAP
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