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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 33 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 62 76 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.09% 8.09% 8.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.19% 37.44% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36 61 59
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
228 203 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.09% 21.62% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 154 180 166
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Southampton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 85 (64.39%) Windows
2 69 (52.27%) Microsoft
3 57 (43.18%) Firewall
4 53 (40.15%) VMware
5 50 (37.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 44 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 40 (30.30%) Windows Vista
9 39 (29.55%) MCITP
9 39 (29.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 39 (29.55%) Fat Client
9 39 (29.55%) MCSE
9 39 (29.55%) Citrix
9 39 (29.55%) CCA
9 39 (29.55%) Citrix Certification
9 39 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (29.55%) Thin Client
10 33 (25.00%) LAN
10 33 (25.00%) WAN
11 32 (24.24%) SQL Server
12 31 (23.48%) SMTP
13 27 (20.45%) C++
14 26 (19.70%) C#
14 26 (19.70%) Network Security
15 25 (18.94%) Multithreading
16 24 (18.18%) Security Cleared
16 24 (18.18%) Linux
16 24 (18.18%) XML
16 24 (18.18%) SOAP
16 24 (18.18%) OOD

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 9 (6.82%) Apache
1 9 (6.82%) nginx
2 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.27%) IIS
4 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.76%) Lync
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 48 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Infor CRM
1 2 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.52%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.76%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 57 (43.18%) Firewall
2 33 (25.00%) LAN
2 33 (25.00%) WAN
3 31 (23.48%) SMTP
4 26 (19.70%) Network Security
5 22 (16.67%) Internet
5 22 (16.67%) HTTP
5 22 (16.67%) DNS
6 18 (13.64%) CTI
7 13 (9.85%) SSH
8 12 (9.09%) FTP
9 11 (8.33%) Ethernet
10 10 (7.58%) VLAN
10 10 (7.58%) VPN
11 9 (6.82%) Telnet
12 8 (6.06%) OSPF
12 8 (6.06%) BGP
13 7 (5.30%) MPLS
13 7 (5.30%) Wireless
13 7 (5.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.58%) MySQL
3 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (17.42%) Visual Studio
2 16 (12.12%) Moq
3 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.52%) GDB
5 1 (0.76%) NUnit
General
1 10 (7.58%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Games
3 2 (1.52%) Local Government
4 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (19.70%) Consultant
2 23 (17.42%) Analyst
2 23 (17.42%) IT Consultant
2 23 (17.42%) Support Consultant
2 23 (17.42%) IT Support
3 22 (16.67%) Developer
4 16 (12.12%) C# Developer
4 16 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (7.58%) Software Developer
6 9 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.82%) Technical Manager
6 9 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (6.06%) Technical Account Manager
7 8 (6.06%) Architect
7 8 (6.06%) Account Manager
8 6 (4.55%) Software Architect
8 6 (4.55%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.79%) Technology Manager
9 5 (3.79%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.18%) XML
1 24 (18.18%) SOAP
2 23 (17.42%) .NET
2 23 (17.42%) REST
3 22 (16.67%) WCF
4 16 (12.12%) NHibernate
4 16 (12.12%) LINQ
4 16 (12.12%) STL
4 16 (12.12%) COM
5 8 (6.06%) HTML
6 7 (5.30%) ASP.NET
6 7 (5.30%) WPF
7 6 (4.55%) HTML5
8 2 (1.52%) WinForms
9 1 (0.76%) CSS
9 1 (0.76%) Web Services
9 1 (0.76%) CGI
9 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.76%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.55%) Fat Client
1 39 (29.55%) Thin Client
2 6 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.03%) PKI
5 2 (1.52%) iPad
5 2 (1.52%) iPhone
5 2 (1.52%) Clustering
5 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.76%) Replication
6 1 (0.76%) BBC
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 85 (64.39%) Windows
2 50 (37.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (30.30%) Windows Vista
4 24 (18.18%) Linux
5 21 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (12.88%) UNIX
7 10 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (6.06%) Solaris
9 6 (4.55%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.27%) Debian
11 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.76%) Android
11 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.94%) Multithreading
2 24 (18.18%) OOD
3 22 (16.67%) SIEM
4 11 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 9 (6.82%) Migration
5 9 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.55%) Analytics
7 6 (4.55%) OO
7 6 (4.55%) ITIL
8 5 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.03%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.03%) CRM
9 4 (3.03%) Mentoring
9 4 (3.03%) Coaching
9 4 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (2.27%) Test Planning
10 3 (2.27%) Malware Analysis
10 3 (2.27%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.45%) C++
2 26 (19.70%) C#
3 11 (8.33%) SQL
4 7 (5.30%) Java
5 5 (3.79%) C
6 4 (3.03%) Perl
6 4 (3.03%) Python
7 3 (2.27%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.52%) Ruby
8 2 (1.52%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.76%) PHP
9 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (29.55%) MCITP
1 39 (29.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 39 (29.55%) MCSE
1 39 (29.55%) CCA
1 39 (29.55%) Citrix Certification
1 39 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 22 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 20 (15.15%) DV Cleared
5 17 (12.88%) Degree
6 3 (2.27%) GIAC
6 3 (2.27%) CEH
7 1 (0.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) SLA
2 3 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.52%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.76%) HL7
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 44 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.58%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.82%) VMware ESX
3 9 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (6.82%) Postfix
3 9 (6.82%) Sendmail
4 3 (2.27%) Snort
5 2 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.52%) Firmware
6 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) SCOM
1 2 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 69 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 53 (40.15%) VMware
3 39 (29.55%) Citrix
4 19 (14.39%) Cisco
5 8 (6.06%) F5
5 8 (6.06%) Sourcefire
5 8 (6.06%) Juniper
6 7 (5.30%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.79%) HP
7 5 (3.79%) Crossbeam
7 5 (3.79%) Blue Coat
8 4 (3.03%) Mitel
8 4 (3.03%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.76%) Avaya
10 1 (0.76%) Aerohive Networks
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