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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 112 106 88
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 2412 2976 3667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.70% 2.77% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.64% 16.71% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1979 2565 3167
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
15418 17809 20680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.26% 16.59% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12480 14717 16648
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -11 2263 £41,000 +2.50% 270
London +3 863 £47,500 +1.60% 85
South East +5 673 £42,500 +10.38% 63
Berkshire +13 228 £42,500 +6.25% 15
East of England -8 190 £42,500 -2.29% 23
Surrey -12 137 £44,500 +45.20% 9
Hampshire -10 126 £45,000 +12.50% 21
West Midlands +2 125 £38,250 +18.60% 19
South West -40 125 £36,000 -4.00% 28
North West -45 122 £29,500 -15.71% 21
City of London +15 120 £45,000 -7.69% 19
Reading -5 115 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Yorkshire -31 109 £33,500 +3.07% 20
East Midlands +10 86 £42,500 +44.06% 10
Manchester -10 82 £35,000 +45.83% 11
Buckinghamshire +11 79 £41,000 -8.88% 2
Hertfordshire +9 62 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Milton Keynes +30 59 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Cambridgeshire -21 53 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Birmingham -1 51 £44,000 +69.23% 3
West Yorkshire -36 50 £35,500 +29.09% 16
Scotland +31 48 £30,500 -5.42% 6
Gloucestershire -15 48 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Cambridge -13 42 £52,500 +10.52% 11
Bracknell +19 35 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Bedfordshire +1 35 £50,250 +11.66% 1
North Yorkshire -5 34 £27,000 -22.85% 3
Leeds -27 34 £34,750 +29.90% 10
Maidenhead +28 33 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Oxfordshire +18 33 £35,000 -17.12% 3

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 2753 (54.17%) Windows
2 2113 (41.58%) Linux
3 1960 (38.57%) Firewall
4 1770 (34.83%) DNS
5 1661 (32.68%) Active Directory
6 1546 (30.42%) Cisco
7 1491 (29.34%) Microsoft
8 1340 (26.37%) VMware
9 1286 (25.30%) Windows Server
10 1223 (24.07%) LAN
11 1212 (23.85%) WAN
12 1135 (22.33%) DHCP
13 1003 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 923 (18.16%) Cisco Certification
15 900 (17.71%) Finance
16 880 (17.32%) MS Exchange
17 878 (17.28%) VPN
18 851 (16.75%) Windows Server 2008
19 837 (16.47%) ITIL
20 786 (15.47%) SQL
21 739 (14.54%) SQL Server
22 731 (14.38%) Unix
23 703 (13.83%) Windows Server 2012
24 684 (13.46%) MS Excel
25 659 (12.97%) CCNA
26 575 (11.31%) Network Security
27 565 (11.12%) MS Office
28 559 (11.00%) Python
29 540 (10.63%) Windows 7
30 538 (10.59%) Data Centre

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
1 880 (17.32%) MS Exchange
2 403 (7.93%) IIS
3 368 (7.24%) Apache
4 319 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 245 (4.82%) Tomcat
6 225 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 196 (3.86%) SharePoint
8 164 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 161 (3.17%) JBoss
10 144 (2.83%) Skype for Business
11 140 (2.75%) WebSphere
12 101 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
13 91 (1.79%) WebLogic
14 90 (1.77%) nginx
15 76 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
16 54 (1.06%) CMS
17 53 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 47 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
19 45 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 43 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 684 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 565 (11.12%) MS Office
3 54 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 32 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.16%) MS Project
7 6 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.039%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 23 (0.45%) assyst
2 21 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 13 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.18%) BASE24
6 7 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.079%) HiPortfolio
8 4 (0.079%) Primavera
9 3 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.039%) Cognos Planning
10 2 (0.039%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.039%) Infor CRM
10 2 (0.039%) Magento
10 2 (0.039%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.039%) Retail-J
10 2 (0.039%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.039%) Teamcenter
10 2 (0.039%) thinkFolio
10 2 (0.039%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 393 (7.73%) Office 365
2 341 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
3 198 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 116 (2.28%) SaaS
5 85 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 45 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
7 41 (0.81%) IaaS
8 38 (0.75%) PaaS
9 27 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 25 (0.49%) Amazon S3
10 25 (0.49%) Mimecast
11 20 (0.39%) GitHub
12 15 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
13 13 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (0.26%) Slack
14 10 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (0.20%) G Suite
15 8 (0.16%) Route 53
16 7 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1960 (38.57%) Firewall
2 1770 (34.83%) DNS
3 1223 (24.07%) LAN
4 1212 (23.85%) WAN
5 1135 (22.33%) DHCP
6 878 (17.28%) VPN
7 575 (11.31%) Network Security
8 525 (10.33%) HTTP
9 522 (10.27%) SAN
10 476 (9.37%) VoIP
11 440 (8.66%) Wireless
12 417 (8.21%) MPLS
13 413 (8.13%) BGP
14 406 (7.99%) Internet
15 401 (7.89%) VLAN
16 394 (7.75%) SSL
17 390 (7.67%) OSPF
18 294 (5.79%) Cisco ASA
19 287 (5.65%) SMTP
20 249 (4.90%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 739 (14.54%) SQL Server
2 319 (6.28%) MySQL
3 134 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 133 (2.62%) Relational Database
5 103 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
6 81 (1.59%) RDBMS
7 72 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 66 (1.30%) Big Data
9 62 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 61 (1.20%) Oracle Database
11 60 (1.18%) DB2
12 54 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
13 50 (0.98%) Hadoop
14 49 (0.96%) MongoDB
15 40 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
16 33 (0.65%) Redis
17 26 (0.51%) Apache Hive
18 23 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
19 21 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 17 (0.33%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 166 (3.27%) Git (software)
2 145 (2.85%) Jenkins
3 93 (1.83%) JIRA
4 48 (0.94%) JUnit
5 47 (0.92%) Subversion
6 45 (0.89%) Maven
6 45 (0.89%) Selenium
7 31 (0.61%) Visual Studio
8 29 (0.57%) Ant
9 26 (0.51%) JMeter
10 24 (0.47%) LoadRunner
11 23 (0.45%) TestNG
12 19 (0.37%) Bitbucket
13 18 (0.35%) Gatling
13 18 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
14 17 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (0.33%) TeamCity
15 12 (0.24%) Metasploit
15 12 (0.24%) MSBuild
15 12 (0.24%) MSI
General
1 900 (17.71%) Finance
2 427 (8.40%) Telecoms
3 205 (4.03%) Banking
4 182 (3.58%) Retail
5 96 (1.89%) Games
6 84 (1.65%) Back Office
7 77 (1.52%) Law
8 76 (1.50%) French Language
8 76 (1.50%) German Language
9 75 (1.48%) Marketing
10 74 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 59 (1.16%) Legal
12 58 (1.14%) Electronics
13 53 (1.04%) Advertising
14 37 (0.73%) Publishing
15 32 (0.63%) Spanish Language
16 31 (0.61%) Investment Banking
16 31 (0.61%) Retail Banking
17 25 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
18 22 (0.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 758 (14.92%) Analyst
2 746 (14.68%) Support Engineer
3 683 (13.44%) Network Engineer
4 393 (7.73%) Linux Engineer
5 383 (7.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 370 (7.28%) IT Support
7 340 (6.69%) Support Analyst
8 300 (5.90%) Administrator
9 290 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
10 274 (5.39%) Developer
11 263 (5.18%) IT Engineer
12 253 (4.98%) Software Engineer
13 225 (4.43%) Systems Administrator
14 220 (4.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 205 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
16 198 (3.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 186 (3.66%) Consultant
18 183 (3.60%) Security Engineer
19 163 (3.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
20 162 (3.19%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (6.04%) HTML
2 299 (5.88%) Web Services
3 223 (4.39%) LAMP
4 206 (4.05%) .NET
5 197 (3.88%) XML
6 172 (3.38%) CSS
7 142 (2.79%) Middleware
8 104 (2.05%) J2EE
9 99 (1.95%) Ajax
10 89 (1.75%) ASP.NET
11 82 (1.61%) Spring
12 81 (1.59%) JSON
13 68 (1.34%) SOAP
14 66 (1.30%) Java EE
14 66 (1.30%) REST
15 63 (1.24%) Hibernate
15 63 (1.24%) JMS
16 62 (1.22%) Node.js
17 60 (1.18%) 802.1X
18 51 (1.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 538 (10.59%) Data Centre
2 353 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
3 273 (5.37%) Computer Science
4 175 (3.44%) Management Information System
5 154 (3.03%) Driving Licence
6 141 (2.77%) Blackberry
6 141 (2.77%) Clustering
7 120 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
8 86 (1.69%) Client/Server
9 72 (1.42%) PKI
10 67 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
11 65 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 65 (1.28%) Replication
12 64 (1.26%) Device Driver
13 63 (1.24%) Mathematics
14 58 (1.14%) Public Cloud
15 56 (1.10%) Hedge funds
15 56 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
16 55 (1.08%) Physics
17 53 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2753 (54.17%) Windows
2 2113 (41.58%) Linux
3 1286 (25.30%) Windows Server
4 851 (16.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 731 (14.38%) Unix
6 703 (13.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 540 (10.63%) Windows 7
8 365 (7.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 353 (6.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 315 (6.20%) Windows 8
11 268 (5.27%) CentOS
12 257 (5.06%) Windows 10
13 206 (4.05%) Solaris
14 172 (3.38%) Mac OS X
14 172 (3.38%) Ubuntu
15 166 (3.27%) Windows XP
16 142 (2.79%) Android
17 112 (2.20%) Apple iOS
18 85 (1.67%) Debian
19 82 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (16.47%) ITIL
2 425 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
3 370 (7.28%) Software Engineering
4 342 (6.73%) DevOps
5 310 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 300 (5.90%) Information Security
7 271 (5.33%) Load Balancing
8 263 (5.18%) Configuration Management
9 257 (5.06%) Cybersecurity
10 254 (5.00%) SIEM
11 250 (4.92%) Mentoring
12 216 (4.25%) High Availability
13 215 (4.23%) Open Source
14 214 (4.21%) Service Management
15 209 (4.11%) Project Management
16 200 (3.94%) Network Design
17 180 (3.54%) Service Delivery
18 176 (3.46%) Change Management
19 163 (3.21%) Problem Management
20 161 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 786 (15.47%) SQL
2 559 (11.00%) Python
3 497 (9.78%) Java
4 440 (8.66%) Perl
5 414 (8.15%) C++
6 407 (8.01%) C
7 392 (7.71%) PowerShell
8 376 (7.40%) Bash Shell
9 247 (4.86%) JavaScript
10 246 (4.84%) C#
11 154 (3.03%) Ruby
12 153 (3.01%) Shell Script
13 148 (2.91%) PHP
14 83 (1.63%) VB
15 55 (1.08%) Embedded C
16 51 (1.00%) VBScript
17 49 (0.96%) Go
18 43 (0.85%) Embedded C++
18 43 (0.85%) Korn
19 38 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 923 (18.16%) Cisco Certification
2 659 (12.97%) CCNA
3 520 (10.23%) Degree
4 493 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 439 (8.64%) CCNP
6 356 (7.01%) Security Cleared
7 296 (5.82%) MCSE
8 246 (4.84%) CISSP
9 194 (3.82%) SC Cleared
10 161 (3.17%) MCSA
11 149 (2.93%) DV Cleared
12 127 (2.50%) CCIE
13 121 (2.38%) MCITP
14 118 (2.32%) MCP
15 107 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 98 (1.93%) CISM
17 89 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
18 85 (1.67%) GIAC
19 79 (1.55%) SANS
20 73 (1.44%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 342 (6.73%) SLA
2 170 (3.35%) PCI DSS
3 152 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 144 (2.83%) QA
5 27 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 12 (0.24%) MISRA
8 9 (0.18%) ISO 8583
8 9 (0.18%) JTAG
9 7 (0.14%) HL7
10 5 (0.098%) MISRA C
10 5 (0.098%) PA-DSS
11 4 (0.079%) GCP
11 4 (0.079%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.059%) DO-178B
12 3 (0.059%) GPG13
12 3 (0.059%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.039%) COBIT
14 1 (0.020%) DICOM
14 1 (0.020%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 1661 (32.68%) Active Directory
2 1003 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 450 (8.85%) Hyper-V
4 308 (6.06%) vSphere
5 176 (3.46%) XenApp
6 144 (2.83%) VMware ESX
7 112 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
8 100 (1.97%) Terminal Services
9 95 (1.87%) Docker
10 81 (1.59%) vCloud
11 78 (1.53%) NFS
12 77 (1.52%) Firmware
13 57 (1.12%) Samba
13 57 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
14 48 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
14 48 (0.94%) XenServer
15 44 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
16 41 (0.81%) Postfix
17 40 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
18 38 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 430 (8.46%) Puppet
2 229 (4.51%) SCCM
3 205 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
4 184 (3.62%) Ansible
4 184 (3.62%) Nagios
5 108 (2.13%) SCOM
6 101 (1.99%) Backup Exec
6 101 (1.99%) WSUS
7 85 (1.67%) Nessus
8 82 (1.61%) Salt
9 71 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
10 54 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
11 51 (1.00%) Nmap
12 42 (0.83%) ZABBIX
13 39 (0.77%) NetBackup
13 39 (0.77%) OpenAM
14 38 (0.75%) Cacti
15 34 (0.67%) Tivoli
16 28 (0.55%) Kubernetes
17 27 (0.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 1546 (30.42%) Cisco
2 1491 (29.34%) Microsoft
3 1340 (26.37%) VMware
4 508 (10.00%) Juniper
5 453 (8.91%) Citrix
6 434 (8.54%) CheckPoint
7 420 (8.26%) Red Hat
8 387 (7.62%) HP
9 323 (6.36%) Oracle
10 301 (5.92%) F5
11 231 (4.55%) Palo Alto
12 195 (3.84%) Apple
13 174 (3.42%) NetApp
14 167 (3.29%) Dell
15 148 (2.91%) EMC
16 131 (2.58%) Blue Coat
17 130 (2.56%) Symantec
18 128 (2.52%) Avaya
19 125 (2.46%) Sun
20 122 (2.40%) SolarWinds
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Company
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great company + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car, bonus, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + on-call - bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £22k - 27k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £43000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Allowances
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago