The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 112 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 2581 3271 3763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.74% 2.99% 3.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.20% 18.01% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2150 2822 3193
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15936 18158 20922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 16.60% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13080 15107 16498
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TCP/IP
Salary Trend

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in the UK

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 within the UK.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in the UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 2467 £41,000 +2.50% 308
London -46 858 £50,000 +8.10% 98
South East +14 764 £41,500 +3.75% 79
Berkshire +14 269 £42,500 +1.19% 20
East of England -5 209 £41,000 +2.50% 30
South West -7 198 £37,500 -2.59% 31
Hampshire +9 161 £45,000 +20.00% 19
Reading +8 155 £50,000 +25.00% 5
West Midlands +26 142 £37,500 +1.35% 13
Surrey -2 137 £40,000 +6.66% 21
City of London -28 118 £42,500 -15.00% 28
Yorkshire -31 114 £27,500 -26.66% 17
North West -45 101 £36,500 +17.74% 24
East Midlands +19 93 £39,250 +12.14% 10
Hertfordshire -1 76 £45,000 +25.87% 9
Buckinghamshire +20 72 £41,000 -8.88% 5
Cambridgeshire -1 65 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Gloucestershire -4 64 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Birmingham -17 56 £37,500 +50.00% 5
West Yorkshire -29 54 £29,000 +8.41% 13
Milton Keynes +44 53 £41,000 -13.68% 4
Scotland +15 53 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Cambridge -1 53 £38,750 -13.88% 12
Southampton +16 47 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Maidenhead +31 45 £40,000 - 3
Manchester -54 45 £43,750 +45.83% 13
North Yorkshire 0 43 £26,000 -30.66% 1
Cheshire +2 42 £27,500 -31.25% 7
Bristol -31 41 £25,000 -35.06% 12
Leicestershire +10 39 £42,500 +51.78% 3

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 2850 (55.09%) Windows
2 2137 (41.31%) Linux
3 2060 (39.82%) Firewall
4 1832 (35.41%) DNS
5 1748 (33.79%) Active Directory
6 1651 (31.92%) Cisco
7 1601 (30.95%) Microsoft
8 1392 (26.91%) VMware
9 1335 (25.81%) Windows Server
10 1240 (23.97%) WAN
11 1185 (22.91%) LAN
12 1136 (21.96%) DHCP
13 1020 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
14 932 (18.02%) VPN
15 924 (17.86%) MS Exchange
16 912 (17.63%) Cisco Certification
17 910 (17.59%) ITIL
18 863 (16.68%) Windows Server 2008
19 860 (16.62%) Finance
20 789 (15.25%) SQL
21 758 (14.65%) Unix
22 747 (14.44%) SQL Server
23 737 (14.25%) MS Excel
24 651 (12.58%) SAN
25 646 (12.49%) Windows Server 2012
26 637 (12.31%) CCNA
27 611 (11.81%) MS Office
28 591 (11.42%) Degree
29 580 (11.21%) Network Security
30 574 (11.10%) HTTP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 924 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 413 (7.98%) IIS
3 379 (7.33%) Apache
4 370 (7.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 256 (4.95%) Tomcat
6 246 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 232 (4.48%) SharePoint
8 192 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2007
9 155 (3.00%) WebSphere
10 148 (2.86%) JBoss
11 146 (2.82%) Skype for Business
12 123 (2.38%) WebLogic
13 110 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
14 91 (1.76%) nginx
15 72 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
16 69 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
17 68 (1.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 65 (1.26%) CMS
19 62 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 54 (1.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 737 (14.25%) MS Excel
2 611 (11.81%) MS Office
3 62 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 33 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.25%) MS Project
6 9 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.039%) Mozilla Thunderbird
8 2 (0.039%) SketchUp
9 1 (0.019%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.019%) LightWave 3D
9 1 (0.019%) Maple
Business Applications
1 33 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.56%) assyst
3 21 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.17%) BASE24
6 8 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
7 7 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.12%) Primavera
9 5 (0.097%) thinkFolio
10 4 (0.077%) HiPortfolio
10 4 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.077%) SystmOne
11 3 (0.058%) Cognos Planning
11 3 (0.058%) ResourceLink
11 3 (0.058%) Unit4 Business World
12 2 (0.039%) CODA-Financials
12 2 (0.039%) Eikon
12 2 (0.039%) Magento
12 2 (0.039%) Retail-J
12 2 (0.039%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 428 (8.27%) Office 365
2 368 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
3 214 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 160 (3.09%) SaaS
5 93 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
6 71 (1.37%) IaaS
7 50 (0.97%) PaaS
8 45 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
9 33 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 28 (0.54%) Mimecast
11 27 (0.52%) Amazon S3
12 20 (0.39%) GitHub
13 19 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
14 14 (0.27%) Route 53
15 13 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
15 13 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
16 11 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 10 (0.19%) Slack
18 9 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 8 (0.15%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2060 (39.82%) Firewall
2 1832 (35.41%) DNS
3 1240 (23.97%) WAN
4 1185 (22.91%) LAN
5 1136 (21.96%) DHCP
6 932 (18.02%) VPN
7 651 (12.58%) SAN
8 580 (11.21%) Network Security
9 574 (11.10%) HTTP
10 544 (10.52%) VoIP
11 480 (9.28%) Internet
12 447 (8.64%) MPLS
13 430 (8.31%) Wireless
14 425 (8.22%) BGP
14 425 (8.22%) OSPF
15 404 (7.81%) VLAN
16 362 (7.00%) SSL
17 324 (6.26%) SMTP
18 306 (5.92%) Cisco ASA
19 273 (5.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 747 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 335 (6.48%) MySQL
3 143 (2.76%) Relational Database
4 125 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 119 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
6 102 (1.97%) RDBMS
7 88 (1.70%) NoSQL
8 79 (1.53%) Big Data
9 69 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 55 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 54 (1.04%) Hadoop
12 53 (1.02%) MongoDB
12 53 (1.02%) Oracle Database
13 49 (0.95%) Redis
14 43 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
15 39 (0.75%) DB2
16 33 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
17 21 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (0.35%) Apache Hive
19 15 (0.29%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 133 (2.57%) Git (software)
2 132 (2.55%) Jenkins
3 88 (1.70%) JIRA
4 65 (1.26%) Subversion
5 58 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 57 (1.10%) Selenium
7 40 (0.77%) Maven
8 35 (0.68%) TestNG
9 34 (0.66%) JMeter
9 34 (0.66%) LoadRunner
10 33 (0.64%) JUnit
11 30 (0.58%) Gatling
12 23 (0.44%) Ant
13 20 (0.39%) TeamCity
14 19 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
15 15 (0.29%) Bitbucket
15 15 (0.29%) Eclipse
15 15 (0.29%) Vagrant
16 14 (0.27%) SpecFlow
17 13 (0.25%) Metasploit
General
1 860 (16.62%) Finance
2 460 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 200 (3.87%) Banking
4 157 (3.03%) Retail
5 94 (1.82%) Games
6 87 (1.68%) Marketing
7 82 (1.59%) French Language
8 81 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 80 (1.55%) Back Office
9 80 (1.55%) German Language
10 68 (1.31%) Law
10 68 (1.31%) Legal
11 61 (1.18%) Electronics
12 52 (1.01%) Advertising
13 36 (0.70%) Spanish Language
14 31 (0.60%) Investment Banking
14 31 (0.60%) Publishing
15 30 (0.58%) Financial Institution
16 24 (0.46%) Retail Banking
17 22 (0.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 847 (16.37%) Analyst
2 833 (16.10%) Support Engineer
3 649 (12.55%) Network Engineer
4 366 (7.08%) Linux Engineer
5 359 (6.94%) Support Analyst
6 350 (6.77%) IT Support
7 344 (6.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 299 (5.78%) 2nd Line Support
9 294 (5.68%) Developer
10 268 (5.18%) Administrator
11 261 (5.05%) IT Engineer
12 216 (4.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 213 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
14 206 (3.98%) Software Engineer
14 206 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
15 188 (3.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 188 (3.63%) Consultant
16 187 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 181 (3.50%) Security Engineer
17 181 (3.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (6.28%) Web Services
2 262 (5.06%) HTML
3 259 (5.01%) .NET
4 213 (4.12%) LAMP
5 157 (3.03%) XML
6 128 (2.47%) CSS
7 118 (2.28%) Middleware
8 109 (2.11%) ASP.NET
9 79 (1.53%) Ajax
10 72 (1.39%) JSON
11 67 (1.30%) Spring
12 61 (1.18%) RESTful
13 59 (1.14%) J2EE
13 59 (1.14%) REST
14 50 (0.97%) SOAP
15 48 (0.93%) 802.1X
16 46 (0.89%) Hibernate
17 43 (0.83%) AngularJS
18 42 (0.81%) Java EE
19 39 (0.75%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 507 (9.80%) Data Centre
2 386 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 334 (6.46%) Computer Science
4 176 (3.40%) Blackberry
5 170 (3.29%) Driving Licence
6 168 (3.25%) Management Information System
7 136 (2.63%) Clustering
8 102 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 80 (1.55%) iPhone
10 77 (1.49%) Device Driver
10 77 (1.49%) Replication
11 75 (1.45%) Client/Server
12 72 (1.39%) Mathematics
13 71 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
14 69 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 68 (1.31%) Private Cloud
16 65 (1.26%) PKI
17 60 (1.16%) Public Cloud
17 60 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
18 58 (1.12%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2850 (55.09%) Windows
2 2137 (41.31%) Linux
3 1335 (25.81%) Windows Server
4 863 (16.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 758 (14.65%) Unix
6 646 (12.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 519 (10.03%) Windows 7
8 368 (7.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 346 (6.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 320 (6.19%) Windows 8
11 251 (4.85%) CentOS
12 234 (4.52%) Windows 10
13 196 (3.79%) Solaris
14 193 (3.73%) Windows XP
15 156 (3.02%) Mac OS X
16 149 (2.88%) Android
17 127 (2.46%) Ubuntu
18 100 (1.93%) Apple iOS
19 82 (1.59%) Windows Vista
20 79 (1.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 910 (17.59%) ITIL
2 437 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
3 361 (6.98%) Software Engineering
4 319 (6.17%) DevOps
5 312 (6.03%) Load Balancing
6 267 (5.16%) Information Security
7 266 (5.14%) Configuration Management
8 255 (4.93%) Mentoring
9 241 (4.66%) SIEM
10 230 (4.45%) Cybersecurity
11 222 (4.29%) High Availability
12 216 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
12 216 (4.18%) Project Management
13 195 (3.77%) Service Delivery
14 194 (3.75%) Service Management
15 190 (3.67%) Network Design
16 187 (3.61%) Open Source
17 179 (3.46%) Continuous Integration
18 166 (3.21%) Presales
19 164 (3.17%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 789 (15.25%) SQL
2 569 (11.00%) Python
3 491 (9.49%) Perl
4 465 (8.99%) Java
5 449 (8.68%) PowerShell
6 427 (8.25%) C++
7 392 (7.58%) C
8 381 (7.37%) Bash Shell
9 238 (4.60%) JavaScript
10 229 (4.43%) C#
11 178 (3.44%) Ruby
11 178 (3.44%) Shell Script
12 151 (2.92%) PHP
13 90 (1.74%) VB
14 74 (1.43%) VBScript
15 45 (0.87%) Korn
16 43 (0.83%) Objective-C
17 37 (0.72%) Go
18 34 (0.66%) Embedded C
19 29 (0.56%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 912 (17.63%) Cisco Certification
2 637 (12.31%) CCNA
3 591 (11.42%) Degree
4 446 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 437 (8.45%) CCNP
6 343 (6.63%) Security Cleared
7 295 (5.70%) MCSE
8 229 (4.43%) CISSP
9 201 (3.89%) SC Cleared
10 156 (3.02%) MCSA
11 135 (2.61%) DV Cleared
12 130 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 122 (2.36%) CCIE
14 116 (2.24%) MCITP
15 106 (2.05%) MCP
16 92 (1.78%) CEH
17 81 (1.57%) CISM
18 80 (1.55%) RHCE
19 76 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
20 65 (1.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 394 (7.62%) SLA
2 164 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 144 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 141 (2.73%) QA
5 24 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 20 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 15 (0.29%) ISO 8583
8 13 (0.25%) COBIT
9 10 (0.19%) HIPAA
10 9 (0.17%) HL7
11 6 (0.12%) PA-DSS
12 5 (0.097%) DICOM
12 5 (0.097%) ISO 14001
12 5 (0.097%) MISRA
12 5 (0.097%) MISRA C
13 4 (0.077%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.039%) DO-178B
14 2 (0.039%) JTAG
14 2 (0.039%) SAS 70
14 2 (0.039%) SDET
System Software
1 1748 (33.79%) Active Directory
2 1020 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 462 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 330 (6.38%) vSphere
5 176 (3.40%) XenApp
6 152 (2.94%) VMware ESX
7 142 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
8 114 (2.20%) Terminal Services
9 89 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
9 89 (1.72%) vCloud
10 88 (1.70%) Virtual Machines
11 84 (1.62%) Docker
12 71 (1.37%) NFS
13 64 (1.24%) Firmware
14 57 (1.10%) XenDesktop
15 53 (1.02%) Snort
15 53 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
16 47 (0.91%) Samba
17 46 (0.89%) KVM
18 45 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 384 (7.42%) Puppet
2 246 (4.76%) SCCM
3 188 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
4 165 (3.19%) Nagios
5 137 (2.65%) Ansible
6 122 (2.36%) Backup Exec
7 117 (2.26%) SCOM
8 94 (1.82%) WSUS
9 74 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
10 73 (1.41%) Nessus
11 68 (1.31%) OpenAM
12 47 (0.91%) Nmap
13 45 (0.87%) FortiGate
14 38 (0.73%) Tivoli
15 37 (0.72%) NetBackup
16 33 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
16 33 (0.64%) Salt
17 29 (0.56%) Cacti
17 29 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
17 29 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1651 (31.92%) Cisco
2 1601 (30.95%) Microsoft
3 1392 (26.91%) VMware
4 531 (10.26%) Juniper
5 504 (9.74%) Citrix
6 482 (9.32%) CheckPoint
7 437 (8.45%) HP
8 400 (7.73%) Red Hat
9 347 (6.71%) Oracle
10 304 (5.88%) F5
11 205 (3.96%) Apple
12 168 (3.25%) EMC
13 156 (3.02%) NetApp
14 151 (2.92%) Dell
15 150 (2.90%) Veeam
16 144 (2.78%) Palo Alto
17 143 (2.76%) Sun
18 140 (2.71%) Avaya
18 140 (2.71%) Symantec
19 112 (2.17%) IBM
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Online Resourcing
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 - £25,000 per annum dependin
Posted: Yesterday
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £40K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago