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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 34 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 59 52 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.88% 5.73% 6.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.57% 24.88% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 57
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 £29,250 £17,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,003
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.13%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
193 209 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.49% 23.02% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 168 202 168
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 £23,000
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 29 July 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Southampton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 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 71 (53.38%) Windows
3 49 (36.84%) Firewall
4 45 (33.83%) Microsoft
5 40 (30.08%) Active Directory
6 39 (29.32%) C++
7 37 (27.82%) VMware
8 35 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (24.81%) Citrix
10 32 (24.06%) C
10 32 (24.06%) Software Engineering
11 31 (23.31%) FTP
11 31 (23.31%) MS Excel
12 29 (21.80%) XML
12 29 (21.80%) Embedded Linux
12 29 (21.80%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (20.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (20.30%) DNS
13 27 (20.30%) SSL
14 26 (19.55%) LAN
15 25 (18.80%) WAN
16 24 (18.05%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (18.05%) Internet
16 24 (18.05%) VPN
16 24 (18.05%) MCITP
17 23 (17.29%) Fat Client
17 23 (17.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 23 (17.29%) MCSE
17 23 (17.29%) C#
17 23 (17.29%) EMV

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 13 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.01%) Lync
4 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
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 31 (23.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (36.84%) 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%) WAN
6 24 (18.05%) VPN
6 24 (18.05%) Internet
7 19 (14.29%) 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%) SAN
15 8 (6.02%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.26%) 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 31 (23.31%) Software Engineer
2 26 (19.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 25 (18.80%) Analyst
3 25 (18.80%) Support Engineer
4 18 (13.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (13.53%) Network Support
5 16 (12.03%) Network Engineer
6 14 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
6 14 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (9.77%) Security Analyst
8 12 (9.02%) IT Support
9 10 (7.52%) C Software Engineer
10 9 (6.77%) Developer
11 7 (5.26%) Consultant
12 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 6 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (4.51%) Support Consultant
12 6 (4.51%) IT Consultant
13 5 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.80%) XML
2 5 (3.76%) .NET
3 3 (2.26%) WCF
3 3 (2.26%) REST
3 3 (2.26%) NHibernate
3 3 (2.26%) JSON
3 3 (2.26%) COM
3 3 (2.26%) SOAP
3 3 (2.26%) STL
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
1 23 (17.29%) Thin Client
1 23 (17.29%) Fat Client
2 18 (13.53%) Cryptography
3 15 (11.28%) EFT
4 10 (7.52%) Clustering
5 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.01%) CESG
6 4 (3.01%) PKI
6 4 (3.01%) Social Media
6 4 (3.01%) Kindle
7 3 (2.26%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.50%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.75%) PACS
9 1 (0.75%) CMDB
9 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 72 (54.14%) Linux
2 71 (53.38%) Windows
3 35 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (21.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (21.80%) Embedded Linux
5 22 (16.54%) Windows Vista
6 15 (11.28%) Solaris
7 10 (7.52%) Windows 7
8 9 (6.77%) Windows 8
9 8 (6.02%) UNIX
10 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.06%) Software Engineering
2 20 (15.04%) ITIL
3 14 (10.53%) SIEM
4 11 (8.27%) Incident Management
5 10 (7.52%) Network Management
6 9 (6.77%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (6.77%) OO
7 8 (6.02%) Computer Forensics
7 8 (6.02%) Change Control
8 7 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (5.26%) Information Security
8 7 (5.26%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.26%) Security Testing
9 5 (3.76%) Multithreading
9 5 (3.76%) 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 23 (17.29%) C#
4 18 (13.53%) Java
5 13 (9.77%) SQL
6 7 (5.26%) Python
6 7 (5.26%) Embedded C++
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%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (18.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 24 (18.05%) MCITP
2 23 (17.29%) MCSE
2 23 (17.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 22 (16.54%) CCA
3 22 (16.54%) Citrix Certification
4 18 (13.53%) Degree
5 16 (12.03%) Security Cleared
6 12 (9.02%) SC Cleared
6 12 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (9.02%) CCNA
7 11 (8.27%) GIAC
8 8 (6.02%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.76%) CEH
10 4 (3.01%) GCIA
10 4 (3.01%) GCIH
10 4 (3.01%) CCNP
11 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.75%) CISA
12 1 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.77%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.01%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (30.08%) Active Directory
2 27 (20.30%) 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%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (6.77%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.75%) SCCM
2 1 (0.75%) SCOM
2 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 45 (33.83%) Microsoft
2 37 (27.82%) VMware
3 33 (24.81%) Citrix
4 18 (13.53%) Cisco
5 15 (11.28%) VeriFone
6 12 (9.02%) Sourcefire
7 9 (6.77%) Symantec
8 7 (5.26%) Dell
9 5 (3.76%) Pegasus
9 5 (3.76%) LogRhythm
9 5 (3.76%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.26%) EMC
11 2 (1.50%) IBM
11 2 (1.50%) Oracle
11 2 (1.50%) NetApp
12 1 (0.75%) Splunk
12 1 (0.75%) ArcSight
12 1 (0.75%) SAP
12 1 (0.75%) Intel
12 1 (0.75%) HP
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