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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 112 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 2662 3323 3789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.72% 3.03% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.18% 18.05% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2249 2804 3183
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
16448 18407 21200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 16.77% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13610 15257 16764
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -18 2523 £41,000 +2.50% 341
London -37 857 £50,000 +10.49% 101
South East +3 748 £40,000 +5.26% 87
Berkshire 0 258 £42,500 +6.25% 34
East of England +14 243 £42,500 +6.25% 40
South West -6 221 £35,000 -6.66% 32
Hampshire +10 174 £43,000 +21.12% 18
Reading -7 150 £47,500 +18.75% 12
West Midlands -3 143 £36,000 -4.00% 21
Yorkshire -24 132 £29,000 -22.66% 32
City of London -32 129 £47,500 -5.00% 40
Surrey -7 118 £40,000 +3.89% 16
North West -35 92 £35,000 +16.66% 13
Hertfordshire +7 86 £45,000 +17.64% 8
East Midlands +14 83 £38,500 +10.00% 13
Cambridgeshire +10 78 £40,000 -5.88% 17
West Yorkshire -2 69 £31,500 -3.07% 19
Scotland +43 66 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Cambridge +16 64 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Buckinghamshire +20 63 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Gloucestershire -3 60 £42,500 +30.76% 8
Bristol -14 57 £24,500 -35.94% 10
Birmingham -18 55 £27,500 -31.25% 8
Leeds +11 48 £29,000 -7.20% 12
Milton Keynes +39 47 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Manchester -46 47 £46,000 +53.33% 7
Maidenhead +22 46 £37,500 - 1
West Sussex +5 44 £44,000 +51.72% 2
North Yorkshire -3 43 £27,500 -26.66% 4
Bedfordshire +16 39 £47,500 +18.75% 3

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 2969 (55.93%) Windows
2 2153 (40.56%) Linux
3 2134 (40.20%) Firewall
4 1927 (36.30%) DNS
5 1804 (33.99%) Active Directory
6 1709 (32.20%) Cisco
7 1702 (32.06%) Microsoft
8 1430 (26.94%) VMware
9 1400 (26.38%) Windows Server
10 1290 (24.30%) WAN
11 1241 (23.38%) LAN
12 1207 (22.74%) DHCP
13 1026 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 1000 (18.84%) VPN
15 951 (17.92%) MS Exchange
16 930 (17.52%) Cisco Certification
17 921 (17.35%) ITIL
18 902 (16.99%) Windows Server 2008
19 853 (16.07%) Finance
20 820 (15.45%) SQL
21 796 (15.00%) SQL Server
22 780 (14.69%) MS Excel
23 754 (14.20%) Unix
24 717 (13.51%) SAN
25 673 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
26 656 (12.36%) CCNA
27 648 (12.21%) MS Office
28 620 (11.68%) Degree
29 593 (11.17%) VoIP
30 589 (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
1 951 (17.92%) MS Exchange
2 403 (7.59%) IIS
3 396 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 377 (7.10%) Apache
5 269 (5.07%) Tomcat
6 260 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 249 (4.69%) SharePoint
8 202 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 166 (3.13%) Skype for Business
10 165 (3.11%) WebSphere
11 161 (3.03%) JBoss
12 131 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
13 119 (2.24%) WebLogic
14 87 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 82 (1.54%) nginx
16 77 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
16 77 (1.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 70 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
18 66 (1.24%) OpenStack
19 57 (1.07%) CMS
Applications
1 780 (14.69%) MS Excel
2 648 (12.21%) MS Office
3 61 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 39 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.26%) MS Project
6 9 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.094%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.094%) Maple
9 2 (0.038%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.038%) SketchUp
10 1 (0.019%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.019%) LightWave 3D
Business Applications
1 44 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.53%) assyst
3 23 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.23%) thinkFolio
5 8 (0.15%) BASE24
6 7 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.13%) Markit EDM
6 7 (0.13%) MultiFonds
6 7 (0.13%) Primavera
7 6 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
8 5 (0.094%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.075%) Hi Portfolio
9 4 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.075%) SystmOne
10 3 (0.057%) Cognos Planning
10 3 (0.057%) ResourceLink
10 3 (0.057%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.038%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 2 (0.038%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 485 (9.14%) Office 365
2 367 (6.91%) Amazon AWS
3 220 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 179 (3.37%) SaaS
5 80 (1.51%) IaaS
6 77 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
7 53 (1.00%) PaaS
8 39 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 26 (0.49%) Amazon S3
10 26 (0.49%) Mimecast
11 17 (0.32%) GitHub
12 15 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (0.28%) Google Apps
13 14 (0.26%) Route 53
14 11 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (0.21%) OneDrive
15 9 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
16 8 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 8 (0.15%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2134 (40.20%) Firewall
2 1927 (36.30%) DNS
3 1290 (24.30%) WAN
4 1241 (23.38%) LAN
5 1207 (22.74%) DHCP
6 1000 (18.84%) VPN
7 717 (13.51%) SAN
8 593 (11.17%) VoIP
9 589 (11.10%) HTTP
10 564 (10.63%) Network Security
11 485 (9.14%) Internet
12 457 (8.61%) MPLS
13 445 (8.38%) OSPF
13 445 (8.38%) Wireless
14 431 (8.12%) BGP
15 397 (7.48%) VLAN
16 376 (7.08%) SSL
17 344 (6.48%) Cisco ASA
18 326 (6.14%) SMTP
19 280 (5.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 796 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 344 (6.48%) MySQL
3 177 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 125 (2.35%) RDBMS
5 123 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
6 120 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 104 (1.96%) NoSQL
8 83 (1.56%) Big Data
9 73 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 66 (1.24%) Hadoop
11 64 (1.21%) MongoDB
12 63 (1.19%) Oracle Database
13 58 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
14 51 (0.96%) Redis
15 39 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
16 32 (0.60%) DB2
17 27 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
18 25 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 15 (0.28%) Apache Hive
20 11 (0.21%) HBase
Development Applications
1 141 (2.66%) Jenkins
2 128 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 81 (1.53%) JIRA
4 68 (1.28%) Subversion
5 66 (1.24%) Visual Studio
6 53 (1.00%) Selenium
7 35 (0.66%) Maven
8 34 (0.64%) JMeter
8 34 (0.64%) TestNG
9 32 (0.60%) LoadRunner
10 28 (0.53%) Gatling
11 26 (0.49%) JUnit
11 26 (0.49%) TeamCity
12 21 (0.40%) Ant
12 21 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
13 20 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 17 (0.32%) SpecFlow
15 14 (0.26%) GCC
15 14 (0.26%) Vagrant
General
1 853 (16.07%) Finance
2 448 (8.44%) Telecoms
3 194 (3.65%) Banking
4 140 (2.64%) Retail
5 94 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 86 (1.62%) Marketing
7 83 (1.56%) German Language
8 80 (1.51%) French Language
8 80 (1.51%) Games
9 72 (1.36%) Electronics
10 69 (1.30%) Back Office
11 68 (1.28%) Law
12 62 (1.17%) Legal
13 50 (0.94%) Advertising
14 38 (0.72%) Financial Institution
15 35 (0.66%) Publishing
15 35 (0.66%) Spanish Language
16 31 (0.58%) Investment Banking
17 29 (0.55%) Aerospace
18 24 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 875 (16.48%) Support Engineer
2 863 (16.26%) Analyst
3 666 (12.55%) Network Engineer
4 368 (6.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 361 (6.80%) Support Analyst
6 354 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
7 340 (6.41%) IT Support
8 309 (5.82%) Developer
9 301 (5.67%) 2nd Line Support
10 272 (5.12%) Administrator
11 260 (4.90%) IT Engineer
12 226 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
13 222 (4.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 211 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
15 203 (3.82%) Cisco Engineer
16 201 (3.79%) Technical Support
17 199 (3.75%) Security Engineer
18 198 (3.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
19 194 (3.65%) Consultant
20 192 (3.62%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (6.25%) Web Services
2 280 (5.28%) .NET
3 229 (4.31%) HTML
4 198 (3.73%) LAMP
5 147 (2.77%) XML
6 101 (1.90%) ASP.NET
7 100 (1.88%) Middleware
8 99 (1.87%) CSS
9 67 (1.26%) Spring
10 66 (1.24%) RESTful
11 65 (1.22%) J2EE
11 65 (1.22%) REST
12 63 (1.19%) Ajax
12 63 (1.19%) JSON
13 53 (1.00%) SOAP
14 46 (0.87%) AngularJS
15 44 (0.83%) Java EE
15 44 (0.83%) JSP
16 43 (0.81%) Hibernate
16 43 (0.81%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 531 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 398 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 323 (6.09%) Computer Science
4 202 (3.81%) Blackberry
5 183 (3.45%) Driving Licence
6 180 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 133 (2.51%) Clustering
8 107 (2.02%) iPhone
9 93 (1.75%) Replication
10 92 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
11 76 (1.43%) Mathematics
12 75 (1.41%) Private Cloud
13 73 (1.38%) Device Driver
14 69 (1.30%) PKI
15 65 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
16 63 (1.19%) Client/Server
16 63 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
17 59 (1.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 57 (1.07%) IVR
19 56 (1.06%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2969 (55.93%) Windows
2 2153 (40.56%) Linux
3 1400 (26.38%) Windows Server
4 902 (16.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 754 (14.20%) Unix
6 673 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 558 (10.51%) Windows 7
8 423 (7.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 368 (6.93%) Windows 8
10 343 (6.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 251 (4.73%) Windows 10
12 243 (4.58%) Windows XP
13 228 (4.30%) CentOS
14 200 (3.77%) Solaris
15 182 (3.43%) Android
16 157 (2.96%) Mac OS X
17 112 (2.11%) Windows Vista
18 109 (2.05%) Ubuntu
19 106 (2.00%) Apple iOS
20 74 (1.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 921 (17.35%) ITIL
2 437 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
3 374 (7.05%) Software Engineering
4 315 (5.93%) Load Balancing
5 310 (5.84%) DevOps
6 262 (4.94%) Configuration Management
7 247 (4.65%) Information Security
8 243 (4.58%) SIEM
9 242 (4.56%) High Availability
10 237 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
11 234 (4.41%) Mentoring
12 227 (4.28%) Project Management
13 217 (4.09%) Cybersecurity
14 212 (3.99%) Service Delivery
15 189 (3.56%) Network Design
16 188 (3.54%) Service Management
17 183 (3.45%) Open Source
18 174 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
19 168 (3.17%) Network Monitoring
20 158 (2.98%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 820 (15.45%) SQL
2 550 (10.36%) Python
3 518 (9.76%) Perl
4 468 (8.82%) Java
5 464 (8.74%) PowerShell
6 427 (8.04%) C++
7 367 (6.91%) Bash Shell
8 354 (6.67%) C
9 229 (4.31%) C#
10 215 (4.05%) JavaScript
11 180 (3.39%) Ruby
12 176 (3.32%) Shell Script
13 134 (2.52%) PHP
14 81 (1.53%) VB
15 72 (1.36%) VBScript
16 48 (0.90%) Objective-C
17 40 (0.75%) Korn
18 36 (0.68%) Go
19 35 (0.66%) Erlang
20 29 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 930 (17.52%) Cisco Certification
2 656 (12.36%) CCNA
3 620 (11.68%) Degree
4 467 (8.80%) CCNP
5 431 (8.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 365 (6.88%) Security Cleared
7 282 (5.31%) MCSE
8 237 (4.46%) SC Cleared
9 208 (3.92%) CISSP
10 147 (2.77%) MCSA
11 131 (2.47%) DV Cleared
12 128 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 126 (2.37%) CCIE
14 105 (1.98%) MCITP
15 95 (1.79%) MCP
16 88 (1.66%) RHCE
17 87 (1.64%) CEH
18 72 (1.36%) Network+ Certification
19 68 (1.28%) GCIA
20 65 (1.22%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 414 (7.80%) SLA
2 151 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 142 (2.68%) PCI DSS
4 124 (2.34%) QA
5 19 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 19 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (0.34%) COBIT
7 17 (0.32%) ISO 8583
8 10 (0.19%) HIPAA
9 9 (0.17%) DICOM
10 8 (0.15%) PA-DSS
11 7 (0.13%) HL7
12 5 (0.094%) ISO 14001
12 5 (0.094%) ISO22301
13 4 (0.075%) ISO 9000
13 4 (0.075%) RMADS
13 4 (0.075%) SAS 70
14 3 (0.057%) JTAG
15 2 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 2 (0.038%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1804 (33.99%) Active Directory
2 1026 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 492 (9.27%) Hyper-V
4 325 (6.12%) vSphere
5 197 (3.71%) XenApp
6 156 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
7 154 (2.90%) VMware ESX
8 120 (2.26%) Terminal Services
9 100 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
10 94 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
11 91 (1.71%) Docker
12 79 (1.49%) NFS
13 78 (1.47%) vCloud
14 65 (1.22%) XenDesktop
15 59 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
16 58 (1.09%) Snort
17 56 (1.06%) Firmware
18 46 (0.87%) Samba
18 46 (0.87%) Xen
19 44 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 349 (6.57%) Puppet
2 256 (4.82%) SCCM
3 165 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
4 161 (3.03%) Nagios
5 142 (2.68%) Backup Exec
6 120 (2.26%) SCOM
7 103 (1.94%) Ansible
8 88 (1.66%) WSUS
9 78 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
10 76 (1.43%) OpenAM
11 60 (1.13%) Nessus
12 40 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
13 39 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
13 39 (0.73%) Nmap
14 38 (0.72%) NetBackup
15 37 (0.70%) FortiGate
16 36 (0.68%) Tivoli
17 31 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
18 29 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
19 25 (0.47%) Icinga
Vendors
1 1709 (32.20%) Cisco
2 1702 (32.06%) Microsoft
3 1430 (26.94%) VMware
4 543 (10.23%) Juniper
5 542 (10.21%) Citrix
6 481 (9.06%) HP
7 472 (8.89%) CheckPoint
8 404 (7.61%) Red Hat
9 386 (7.27%) Oracle
10 307 (5.78%) F5
11 223 (4.20%) Apple
12 174 (3.28%) EMC
13 166 (3.13%) Veeam
14 162 (3.05%) NetApp
15 151 (2.84%) Sun
16 147 (2.77%) Dell
17 145 (2.73%) Avaya
18 137 (2.58%) Symantec
19 132 (2.49%) IBM
20 125 (2.35%) Palo Alto
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City, London
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