The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 58 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 20 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.72% 3.79% 4.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.83% 24.74% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 12
Average salary £28,250 £29,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.41% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.35% -1.33%
TCP/IP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 97 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.04% 15.32% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 85 81 82
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Staffordshire region.

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +9 17 £27,000 +21.34%
Burton-upon-Trent -11 1 £25,000 -23.07%
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 28 (58.33%) LAN
1 28 (58.33%) WAN
2 23 (47.92%) Cisco
2 23 (47.92%) Citrix
3 19 (39.58%) Internet
4 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 18 (37.50%) Windows
5 15 (31.25%) C#
5 15 (31.25%) .NET
6 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
6 14 (29.17%) DNS
6 14 (29.17%) Windows 8
7 13 (27.08%) Windows XP
7 13 (27.08%) OO
7 13 (27.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (22.92%) Apple
9 11 (22.92%) OOP
9 11 (22.92%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
9 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
9 11 (22.92%) CSS
9 11 (22.92%) HTML
9 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
9 11 (22.92%) SQL
9 11 (22.92%) VB
9 11 (22.92%) VB.NET
9 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 13 (27.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (12.50%) Lync
3 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.08%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (58.33%) LAN
1 28 (58.33%) WAN
2 19 (39.58%) Internet
3 14 (29.17%) DNS
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (10.42%) Firewall
4 5 (10.42%) VPN
5 4 (8.33%) MPLS
5 4 (8.33%) BGP
5 4 (8.33%) Network Security
5 4 (8.33%) IPsec
6 3 (6.25%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.17%) DHCP
8 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Support Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.92%) VB.NET Developer
3 11 (22.92%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (16.67%) IT Support
5 7 (14.58%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Systems Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Network Specialist
8 4 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
8 4 (8.33%) Security Specialist
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Support Technician
9 3 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
10 2 (4.17%) Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
2 11 (22.92%) CSS
2 11 (22.92%) Ajax
2 11 (22.92%) Software Packaging
2 11 (22.92%) jQuery
2 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 11 (22.92%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.42%) Algorithms
3 5 (10.42%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows 8
3 13 (27.08%) Windows XP
4 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 5 (10.42%) Linux
6 4 (8.33%) UNIX
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) OO
2 11 (22.92%) OOP
2 11 (22.92%) Migration
2 11 (22.92%) Web Development
3 5 (10.42%) Functional Programming
3 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
3 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.33%) ITIL
4 4 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 4 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (8.33%) Low Latency
4 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.33%) Security Management
5 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.08%) Service Management
6 1 (2.08%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) C#
2 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) VB
2 11 (22.92%) VB.NET
2 11 (22.92%) VB6
3 5 (10.42%) Erlang
3 5 (10.42%) F#
3 5 (10.42%) Scala
3 5 (10.42%) Java
4 4 (8.33%) C++
4 4 (8.33%) Clojure
5 2 (4.17%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.33%) CCSP
2 4 (8.33%) CCNP
2 4 (8.33%) CCIP
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCTS
4 1 (2.08%) MCITP
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) XenApp
2 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco
1 23 (47.92%) Citrix
2 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.92%) Apple
4 3 (6.25%) Avaya
5 2 (4.17%) Symantec
5 2 (4.17%) VMware
6 1 (2.08%) Altiris
6 1 (2.08%) Acronis
6 1 (2.08%) Lotus