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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 22 24 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 77 70 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.07% 8.77% 5.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.12% 37.04% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 60 63 49
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £18,100 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
202 189 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.17% 23.68% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 175 168 177
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 18 April 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Southampton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 80 (55.17%) Windows
2 77 (53.10%) Linux
3 56 (38.62%) Active Directory
3 56 (38.62%) Firewall
4 45 (31.03%) Internet
5 39 (26.90%) VPN
5 39 (26.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (25.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (24.83%) VMware
7 36 (24.83%) MCITP
8 34 (23.45%) Microsoft
8 34 (23.45%) MCSE
9 33 (22.76%) MS Exchange
10 32 (22.07%) Exchange Server 2010
11 30 (20.69%) Citrix
12 29 (20.00%) DNS
13 28 (19.31%) VMware Infrastructure
13 28 (19.31%) Windows Server 2003
14 27 (18.62%) FTP
15 26 (17.93%) C++
15 26 (17.93%) Windows Vista
15 26 (17.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 25 (17.24%) MS Excel
16 25 (17.24%) CCA
16 25 (17.24%) Citrix Certification
17 24 (16.55%) Software Engineering
18 23 (15.86%) C#
19 20 (13.79%) C
19 20 (13.79%) XML
19 20 (13.79%) CCNA

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (22.76%) MS Exchange
2 32 (22.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.52%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.83%) IIS
5 6 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.14%) Lync
6 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.69%) Apache
8 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.83%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 56 (38.62%) Firewall
2 45 (31.03%) Internet
3 39 (26.90%) VPN
4 29 (20.00%) DNS
5 27 (18.62%) FTP
6 20 (13.79%) WAN
6 20 (13.79%) LAN
6 20 (13.79%) SAN
7 19 (13.10%) VLAN
8 18 (12.41%) tcpdump
9 17 (11.72%) SSL
9 17 (11.72%) LDAP
9 17 (11.72%) Wireshark
10 16 (11.03%) SMTP
10 16 (11.03%) HTTP
11 12 (8.28%) Network Security
12 11 (7.59%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (4.14%) DHCP
14 5 (3.45%) Ethernet
14 5 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (6.21%) Subversion
2 8 (5.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.76%) Moq
5 1 (0.69%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (9.66%) Retail
2 6 (4.14%) Law
3 5 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (28.28%) Support Engineer
2 35 (24.14%) IT Support
2 35 (24.14%) Network Engineer
3 33 (22.76%) Network Support
4 29 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 27 (18.62%) Consultant
6 25 (17.24%) Analyst
7 24 (16.55%) IT Consultant
7 24 (16.55%) Support Consultant
8 23 (15.86%) Software Engineer
9 17 (11.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 14 (9.66%) Security Analyst
11 12 (8.28%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 9 (6.21%) C++ Software Engineer
14 8 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support
15 7 (4.83%) Developer
16 6 (4.14%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
17 5 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
17 5 (3.45%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.79%) XML
2 8 (5.52%) .NET
3 4 (2.76%) COM
3 4 (2.76%) SOAP
3 4 (2.76%) STL
3 4 (2.76%) NHibernate
3 4 (2.76%) WCF
3 4 (2.76%) LINQ
3 4 (2.76%) REST
4 2 (1.38%) MFC
5 1 (0.69%) Scilab
5 1 (0.69%) Pthreads
5 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.03%) Cryptography
1 16 (11.03%) Fat Client
1 16 (11.03%) EMV
1 16 (11.03%) Thin Client
2 14 (9.66%) Clustering
3 11 (7.59%) EFT
4 10 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.14%) CESG
6 3 (2.07%) Social Media
6 3 (2.07%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.07%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.38%) Physics
7 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.69%) iPad
8 1 (0.69%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.69%) iPhone
8 1 (0.69%) PKI
8 1 (0.69%) Statistics
8 1 (0.69%) PACS
8 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 80 (55.17%) Windows
2 77 (53.10%) Linux
3 39 (26.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (19.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (17.93%) Windows Vista
6 16 (11.03%) Embedded Linux
7 15 (10.34%) Solaris
8 14 (9.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (6.90%) Windows 7
9 10 (6.90%) Windows 8
10 8 (5.52%) UNIX
11 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.55%) Software Engineering
2 19 (13.10%) ITIL
3 17 (11.72%) SIEM
4 14 (9.66%) Incident Management
5 10 (6.90%) Network Management
5 10 (6.90%) Change Control
5 10 (6.90%) Multithreading
6 9 (6.21%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (6.21%) Computer Forensics
7 8 (5.52%) OOD
7 8 (5.52%) Load Balancing
8 7 (4.83%) Security Testing
8 7 (4.83%) Information Security
8 7 (4.83%) Analytics
9 6 (4.14%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (2.76%) Migration
10 4 (2.76%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (2.07%) Network Design
11 3 (2.07%) CRM
11 3 (2.07%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.93%) C++
2 23 (15.86%) C#
3 20 (13.79%) C
4 11 (7.59%) Java
5 7 (4.83%) Embedded C++
6 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.07%) Embedded C
7 2 (1.38%) SQL
8 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.69%) PHP
8 1 (0.69%) Ada
8 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 37 (25.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (24.83%) MCITP
3 34 (23.45%) MCSE
4 26 (17.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 25 (17.24%) CCA
5 25 (17.24%) Citrix Certification
6 20 (13.79%) CCNA
6 20 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (11.72%) Degree
8 16 (11.03%) Security Cleared
9 13 (8.97%) GIAC
10 11 (7.59%) SC Cleared
11 7 (4.83%) DV Cleared
12 6 (4.14%) CEH
13 3 (2.07%) GCIA
13 3 (2.07%) CCNP
14 2 (1.38%) CISA
14 2 (1.38%) A+ Certification
14 2 (1.38%) MCSA
14 2 (1.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.41%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.07%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (38.62%) Active Directory
2 28 (19.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.72%) Snort
4 6 (4.14%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (4.14%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.45%) vSphere
6 4 (2.76%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.69%) XenApp
7 1 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (6.90%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.14%) NetBackup
2 6 (4.14%) SCOM
3 3 (2.07%) SCCM
4 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (24.83%) VMware
2 34 (23.45%) Microsoft
3 30 (20.69%) Citrix
4 19 (13.10%) Cisco
5 16 (11.03%) Sourcefire
6 11 (7.59%) VeriFone
6 11 (7.59%) Symantec
7 9 (6.21%) Dell
8 7 (4.83%) IBM
8 7 (4.83%) LogRhythm
9 6 (4.14%) Intel
10 5 (3.45%) Veritas
11 4 (2.76%) NetApp
11 4 (2.76%) HP
12 3 (2.07%) Brocade
12 3 (2.07%) Pegasus
13 2 (1.38%) Avaya
13 2 (1.38%) Juniper
13 2 (1.38%) Foundry
13 2 (1.38%) Splunk
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + pension, flexitime, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 22-25 days hol, free parking
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Blue Town Online
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 20 days ago