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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 28 40 61
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 59 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.46% 6.37% 3.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.15% 26.04% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 56 47 20
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 £19,500 £22,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
178 192 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.50% 24.46% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 163 186 161
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £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 24 October 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Southampton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 82 (70.09%) Windows
2 71 (60.68%) Microsoft
3 68 (58.12%) Firewall
4 66 (56.41%) VMware
5 60 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (51.28%) Citrix
6 55 (47.01%) MS Excel
7 50 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 46 (39.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 45 (38.46%) Thin Client
9 45 (38.46%) MCITP
9 45 (38.46%) Fat Client
9 45 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 43 (36.75%) Windows Vista
10 43 (36.75%) CCA
10 43 (36.75%) Citrix Certification
10 43 (36.75%) MCSE
10 43 (36.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 33 (28.21%) Linux
12 31 (26.50%) LAN
12 31 (26.50%) WAN
13 29 (24.79%) Active Directory
14 26 (22.22%) DNS
15 20 (17.09%) C++
16 18 (15.38%) VLAN
16 18 (15.38%) MS Exchange
17 17 (14.53%) FTP
17 17 (14.53%) SQL
18 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
18 16 (13.68%) ITIL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 18 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.27%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.85%) nginx
6 1 (0.85%) Apache
Applications
1 55 (47.01%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) SalesLogix
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.71%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (58.12%) Firewall
2 31 (26.50%) LAN
2 31 (26.50%) WAN
3 26 (22.22%) DNS
4 18 (15.38%) VLAN
5 17 (14.53%) FTP
6 15 (12.82%) Wireless
7 14 (11.97%) LDAP
8 13 (11.11%) Network Security
9 12 (10.26%) HTTP
9 12 (10.26%) VPN
10 11 (9.40%) SSL
10 11 (9.40%) SAN
10 11 (9.40%) DHCP
11 9 (7.69%) SMTP
12 8 (6.84%) Ethernet
12 8 (6.84%) Internet
12 8 (6.84%) tcpdump
13 7 (5.98%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (5.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.71%) DB2
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.85%) Subversion
2 1 (0.85%) Moq
2 1 (0.85%) GDB
General
1 10 (8.55%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Retail
3 4 (3.42%) Electronics
4 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (23.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (17.09%) IT Support
3 17 (14.53%) Support Consultant
3 17 (14.53%) Analyst
3 17 (14.53%) IT Consultant
3 17 (14.53%) Consultant
4 13 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Security Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) Network Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Help Desk Support
9 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) Developer
10 5 (4.27%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) IT Security Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Forensic Analyst
11 4 (3.42%) Technology Manager
11 4 (3.42%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.11%) XML
2 4 (3.42%) NHibernate
2 4 (3.42%) .NET
2 4 (3.42%) COM
2 4 (3.42%) SOAP
2 4 (3.42%) STL
2 4 (3.42%) WCF
2 4 (3.42%) REST
3 3 (2.56%) JSON
4 1 (0.85%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (38.46%) Thin Client
1 45 (38.46%) Fat Client
2 11 (9.40%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.13%) EMV
4 4 (3.42%) EFT
4 4 (3.42%) Cryptography
4 4 (3.42%) PKI
4 4 (3.42%) Kindle
5 3 (2.56%) Clustering
5 3 (2.56%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.71%) iPhone
6 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.71%) iPad
7 1 (0.85%) Social Media
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 82 (70.09%) Windows
2 60 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (36.75%) Windows Vista
3 43 (36.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (28.21%) Linux
5 15 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (10.26%) Embedded Linux
7 9 (7.69%) Solaris
8 4 (3.42%) UNIX
9 2 (1.71%) AIX
9 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.68%) ITIL
2 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
3 10 (8.55%) SIEM
3 10 (8.55%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (7.69%) Information Security
5 8 (6.84%) OO
5 8 (6.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (5.98%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (5.98%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.13%) Computer Forensics
7 6 (5.13%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (5.13%) Security Testing
7 6 (5.13%) Change Control
8 5 (4.27%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (4.27%) People Management
8 5 (4.27%) Information Assurance
8 5 (4.27%) CRM
9 4 (3.42%) OOD
9 4 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.42%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.09%) C++
2 17 (14.53%) SQL
3 14 (11.97%) C
4 10 (8.55%) C#
5 7 (5.98%) Java
5 7 (5.98%) Python
6 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.42%) Perl
7 2 (1.71%) PHP
7 2 (1.71%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 46 (39.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 45 (38.46%) MCITP
3 43 (36.75%) CCA
3 43 (36.75%) Citrix Certification
3 43 (36.75%) MCSE
4 13 (11.11%) Degree
5 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 8 (6.84%) GIAC
6 8 (6.84%) CCNA
6 8 (6.84%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.13%) DV Cleared
9 5 (4.27%) GCIA
9 5 (4.27%) GCIH
9 5 (4.27%) CCNP
10 3 (2.56%) MCSA
10 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.71%) ISACA
12 1 (0.85%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) SLA
2 6 (5.13%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.71%) COBIT
3 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (24.79%) Active Directory
3 11 (9.40%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.84%) Snort
5 5 (4.27%) vSphere
6 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.85%) Postfix
7 1 (0.85%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 71 (60.68%) Microsoft
2 66 (56.41%) VMware
3 60 (51.28%) Citrix
4 15 (12.82%) Cisco
5 6 (5.13%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.27%) Sourcefire
7 4 (3.42%) Mitel
7 4 (3.42%) SonicWALL
8 3 (2.56%) VeriFone
8 3 (2.56%) F5
8 3 (2.56%) Juniper
9 2 (1.71%) Pegasus
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle
9 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.71%) EMC
9 2 (1.71%) Veeam
9 2 (1.71%) Brocade
10 1 (0.85%) Symantec
10 1 (0.85%) Google
10 1 (0.85%) SAP
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