The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 34 35 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 29 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.40% 6.56% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.21% 41.11% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 11
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
TCP/IP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 90 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.19% 15.96% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 74 82 91
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Suffolk

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Suffolk

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Ipswich -10 17 £45,000 +5.88%
Woodbridge - 2 £28,750 -
Newmarket -1 1 £27,500 +12.24%
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 49 (80.33%) Windows
2 35 (57.38%) VPN
2 35 (57.38%) DNS
2 35 (57.38%) Firewall
3 33 (54.10%) Linux
4 26 (42.62%) SQL
5 24 (39.34%) SAN
6 22 (36.07%) Web Services
7 21 (34.43%) UNIX
8 20 (32.79%) XML
8 20 (32.79%) JSON
9 19 (31.15%) PowerShell
10 16 (26.23%) DHCP
10 16 (26.23%) CheckPoint
11 15 (24.59%) Shell Script
11 15 (24.59%) Puppet
11 15 (24.59%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (22.95%) NoSQL
12 14 (22.95%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
12 14 (22.95%) Java
13 13 (21.31%) LAN
13 13 (21.31%) WAN
13 13 (21.31%) Replication
14 12 (19.67%) SSH
14 12 (19.67%) Reverse Proxy
15 11 (18.03%) Wireless
16 10 (16.39%) IPsec
16 10 (16.39%) Sourcefire
16 10 (16.39%) CCSE

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (6.56%) IIS
1 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.92%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (57.38%) VPN
1 35 (57.38%) DNS
1 35 (57.38%) Firewall
2 24 (39.34%) SAN
3 16 (26.23%) DHCP
4 13 (21.31%) LAN
4 13 (21.31%) WAN
5 12 (19.67%) Reverse Proxy
5 12 (19.67%) SSH
6 11 (18.03%) Wireless
7 10 (16.39%) IPsec
7 10 (16.39%) SSL
7 10 (16.39%) Network Security
8 7 (11.48%) VoIP
9 4 (6.56%) VLAN
9 4 (6.56%) HTTP
10 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.28%) NAS
10 2 (3.28%) SMTP
10 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) NoSQL
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Subversion
2 2 (3.28%) Maven
2 2 (3.28%) Ant
2 2 (3.28%) JUnit
General
1 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Network Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Security Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Architect
4 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Network Support
5 6 (9.84%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Junior
7 4 (6.56%) Junior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Telecoms Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) Web Services
2 20 (32.79%) XML
2 20 (32.79%) JSON
3 5 (8.20%) WCF
3 5 (8.20%) .NET
3 5 (8.20%) Android SDK
4 3 (4.92%) HTML
4 3 (4.92%) HTML5
5 2 (3.28%) Backbone.js
5 2 (3.28%) Sass
5 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) JSP
5 2 (3.28%) jQuery
5 2 (3.28%) Google Maps API
6 1 (1.64%) WSH
6 1 (1.64%) CGI
6 1 (1.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Replication
2 10 (16.39%) PKI
3 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.56%) Open Source
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 2 (3.28%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (80.33%) Windows
2 33 (54.10%) Linux
3 21 (34.43%) UNIX
4 6 (9.84%) Android
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) CentOS
6 1 (1.64%) OpenWrt
6 1 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) ITIL
2 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
3 6 (9.84%) Information Security
3 6 (9.84%) DevOps
4 5 (8.20%) TOGAF
4 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
4 5 (8.20%) Service Management
4 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.56%) ERP
5 4 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.28%) Content Management
7 2 (3.28%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.28%) MVC
7 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.28%) Web Development
7 2 (3.28%) Release Management
7 2 (3.28%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.28%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) SQL
2 19 (31.15%) PowerShell
3 15 (24.59%) Shell Script
4 14 (22.95%) Java
5 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
5 6 (9.84%) C++
6 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.20%) C#
7 4 (6.56%) Ruby
8 3 (4.92%) Perl
8 3 (4.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) C
9 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) CCSA
1 10 (16.39%) CCSE
2 8 (13.11%) Degree
3 6 (9.84%) Sun Certification
4 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.20%) CCNP
5 4 (6.56%) CCNA
5 4 (6.56%) MCSE
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.28%) MCSA
6 2 (3.28%) MCP
6 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.28%) MCTS
6 2 (3.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.56%) KVM
5 2 (3.28%) vCloud
5 2 (3.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) Puppet
1 15 (24.59%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) CheckPoint
2 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.39%) Sourcefire
4 8 (13.11%) Cisco
5 7 (11.48%) F5
5 7 (11.48%) VMware
6 6 (9.84%) Blue Coat
6 6 (9.84%) Juniper
7 4 (6.56%) HP
7 4 (6.56%) Crossbeam
7 4 (6.56%) Trend Micro
8 2 (3.28%) Google
8 2 (3.28%) NetApp
8 2 (3.28%) Symantec