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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 38 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 44 56 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.16% 6.50% 5.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.64% 29.47% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 50
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £29,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
224 190 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.37% 22.04% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 177 165 203
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 31 July 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Southampton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 69 (63.30%) Windows
2 63 (57.80%) Microsoft
3 34 (31.19%) MS Excel
3 34 (31.19%) SQL Server
4 32 (29.36%) LAN
5 31 (28.44%) WAN
5 31 (28.44%) C++
5 31 (28.44%) VMware
6 29 (26.61%) Firewall
7 28 (25.69%) C#
7 28 (25.69%) Multithreading
7 28 (25.69%) Network Security
8 27 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (24.77%) REST
8 27 (24.77%) SOAP
8 27 (24.77%) XML
8 27 (24.77%) OOD
9 26 (23.85%) Citrix
9 26 (23.85%) .NET
9 26 (23.85%) Visual Studio
9 26 (23.85%) WCF
10 23 (21.10%) Active Directory
11 22 (20.18%) CTI
11 22 (20.18%) Degree
12 21 (19.27%) DNS
13 20 (18.35%) Windows Vista
14 19 (17.43%) NHibernate
14 19 (17.43%) LINQ
14 19 (17.43%) Moq

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (12.84%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.34%) IIS
3 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.59%) Lync
5 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (31.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.36%) LAN
2 31 (28.44%) WAN
3 29 (26.61%) Firewall
4 28 (25.69%) Network Security
5 22 (20.18%) CTI
6 21 (19.27%) DNS
7 17 (15.60%) Internet
8 15 (13.76%) HTTP
8 15 (13.76%) SMTP
9 11 (10.09%) VPN
9 11 (10.09%) VLAN
10 10 (9.17%) DHCP
10 10 (9.17%) SAN
11 9 (8.26%) Ethernet
12 8 (7.34%) WLAN
12 8 (7.34%) Wireless
13 7 (6.42%) OSPF
13 7 (6.42%) BGP
14 6 (5.50%) MPLS
14 6 (5.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) MySQL
3 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (23.85%) Visual Studio
2 19 (17.43%) Moq
3 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.92%) GDB
4 1 (0.92%) NUnit
General
1 9 (8.26%) Finance
2 2 (1.83%) Local Government
2 2 (1.83%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (18.35%) Analyst
2 16 (14.68%) Developer
3 15 (13.76%) Consultant
4 13 (11.93%) C# Developer
5 12 (11.01%) Support Consultant
5 12 (11.01%) IT Consultant
5 12 (11.01%) IT Support
6 11 (10.09%) Architect
6 11 (10.09%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) Network Engineer
8 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Software Architect
10 6 (5.50%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.50%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.50%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
11 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 4 (3.67%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.77%) SOAP
1 27 (24.77%) XML
1 27 (24.77%) REST
2 26 (23.85%) WCF
2 26 (23.85%) .NET
3 19 (17.43%) STL
3 19 (17.43%) NHibernate
3 19 (17.43%) LINQ
4 17 (15.60%) COM
5 10 (9.17%) HTML
6 8 (7.34%) WPF
6 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.42%) HTML5
8 2 (1.83%) CSS
8 2 (1.83%) CGI
9 1 (0.92%) WinForms
9 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.92%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Thin Client
1 17 (15.60%) Fat Client
2 8 (7.34%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.50%) Clustering
4 4 (3.67%) PKI
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) Replication
6 1 (0.92%) CESG
6 1 (0.92%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 69 (63.30%) Windows
2 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (18.35%) Windows Vista
4 19 (17.43%) Linux
5 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.50%) UNIX
7 6 (5.50%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.75%) Solaris
9 2 (1.83%) Debian
9 2 (1.83%) Android
9 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.69%) Multithreading
2 27 (24.77%) OOD
3 15 (13.76%) SIEM
4 12 (11.01%) Software Engineering
5 8 (7.34%) ITIL
5 8 (7.34%) Analytics
6 7 (6.42%) OO
7 6 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.50%) Web Development
8 5 (4.59%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.59%) MVC
9 4 (3.67%) Change Management
10 3 (2.75%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.75%) Computer Forensics
10 3 (2.75%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (2.75%) Information Security
10 3 (2.75%) Software Testing
10 3 (2.75%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (2.75%) Time Management
10 3 (2.75%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.44%) C++
2 28 (25.69%) C#
3 16 (14.68%) SQL
4 7 (6.42%) Java
5 5 (4.59%) C
6 4 (3.67%) Python
6 4 (3.67%) Perl
7 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.83%) PHP
8 2 (1.83%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.92%) Ruby
9 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (20.18%) Degree
2 17 (15.60%) MCSE
2 17 (15.60%) CCA
2 17 (15.60%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (15.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (15.60%) MCITP
3 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
4 14 (12.84%) SC Cleared
5 12 (11.01%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.75%) GIAC
6 3 (2.75%) CEH
7 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.83%) CCNA
7 2 (1.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 27 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (21.10%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.59%) vSphere
4 3 (2.75%) XenApp
4 3 (2.75%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.75%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.75%) Snort
5 2 (1.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) SCOM
2 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 63 (57.80%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.44%) VMware
3 26 (23.85%) Citrix
4 19 (17.43%) Cisco
5 6 (5.50%) HP
6 2 (1.83%) Dell
6 2 (1.83%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.83%) Avaya
6 2 (1.83%) Juniper
6 2 (1.83%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.83%) F5
6 2 (1.83%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (0.92%) Apple
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