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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 114 95 91
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 2613 3354 3657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.67% 3.05% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.78% 17.96% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2244 2762 3052
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,350 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,875 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +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
16560 18672 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.90% 16.96% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13770 15324 16429
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
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 -22 2456 £42,500 +6.25% 325
London -34 884 £50,000 +11.11% 108
South East -6 675 £40,000 +3.89% 83
East of England +16 253 £42,500 +6.25% 34
Berkshire -13 233 £45,000 +15.38% 20
South West -6 223 £35,000 +3.55% 22
Hampshire -4 154 £40,000 +12.67% 24
City of London -27 140 £50,000 +5.26% 34
Reading -10 130 £47,500 +21.79% 13
Yorkshire -25 126 £31,500 -16.00% 25
West Midlands -26 125 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Surrey -13 106 £40,000 - 17
Hertfordshire +19 99 £44,500 +25.35% 7
North West -17 83 £36,500 +21.66% 25
West Yorkshire +9 73 £31,500 -10.00% 15
Cambridgeshire +3 70 £45,000 +5.88% 18
East Midlands +2 68 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Scotland +29 66 £38,670 +0.44% 3
Cambridge +16 60 £45,000 - 17
Bristol -4 53 £23,000 -29.23% 3
Manchester -9 53 £37,500 +25.00% 13
Buckinghamshire +5 52 £36,000 -20.00% 7
Gloucestershire -3 52 £42,500 +30.76% 5
West Sussex -3 51 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Birmingham -25 49 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Bedfordshire +20 47 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Milton Keynes +22 40 £41,250 -13.15% 3
Leeds +7 40 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Maidenhead +20 36 £37,500 -3.22%
Dorset +13 36 £47,500 +26.66% 6

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 3082 (56.08%) Windows
2 2172 (39.52%) Linux
3 2162 (39.34%) Firewall
4 1991 (36.23%) DNS
5 1827 (33.24%) Active Directory
6 1775 (32.30%) Microsoft
7 1771 (32.22%) Cisco
8 1459 (26.55%) VMware
9 1452 (26.42%) Windows Server
10 1338 (24.34%) WAN
11 1296 (23.58%) LAN
12 1226 (22.31%) DHCP
13 1041 (18.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 1037 (18.87%) VPN
15 977 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
16 966 (17.58%) MS Exchange
17 939 (17.09%) Windows Server 2008
18 937 (17.05%) ITIL
19 871 (15.85%) Finance
20 850 (15.47%) SQL
21 812 (14.77%) MS Excel
22 807 (14.68%) SQL Server
23 798 (14.52%) Unix
24 754 (13.72%) SAN
25 682 (12.41%) MS Office
26 679 (12.35%) CCNA
27 669 (12.17%) Windows Server 2012
28 652 (11.86%) Degree
29 629 (11.44%) VoIP
30 626 (11.39%) 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
1 966 (17.58%) MS Exchange
2 445 (8.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 394 (7.17%) IIS
4 359 (6.53%) Apache
5 285 (5.19%) Tomcat
6 281 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 252 (4.59%) SharePoint
8 220 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 194 (3.53%) Skype for Business
10 186 (3.38%) WebSphere
11 184 (3.35%) JBoss
12 149 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2003
13 111 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 110 (2.00%) WebLogic
15 91 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
15 91 (1.66%) OpenStack
16 85 (1.55%) nginx
17 82 (1.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 74 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
19 48 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 812 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 682 (12.41%) MS Office
3 67 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 37 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.24%) MS Project
6 9 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.11%) Maple
7 6 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.073%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.036%) SketchUp
10 1 (0.018%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.018%) LightWave 3D
Business Applications
1 41 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.55%) assyst
3 25 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 18 (0.33%) thinkFolio
5 11 (0.20%) Markit EDM
5 11 (0.20%) MultiFonds
6 10 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.16%) Cognos Planning
7 9 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.16%) ResourceLink
7 9 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
8 6 (0.11%) Primavera
9 5 (0.091%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.091%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.091%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.073%) BASE24
10 4 (0.073%) Hi Portfolio
10 4 (0.073%) SystmOne
11 3 (0.055%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 3 (0.055%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 499 (9.08%) Office 365
2 382 (6.95%) Amazon AWS
3 232 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 183 (3.33%) SaaS
5 82 (1.49%) IaaS
6 63 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 49 (0.89%) PaaS
8 38 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 29 (0.53%) Mimecast
10 25 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 22 (0.40%) Amazon S3
12 18 (0.33%) GitHub
12 18 (0.33%) Google Apps
13 15 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (0.22%) Route 53
15 11 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 10 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
17 9 (0.16%) Google App Engine
18 8 (0.15%) OneDrive
19 7 (0.13%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 2162 (39.34%) Firewall
2 1991 (36.23%) DNS
3 1338 (24.34%) WAN
4 1296 (23.58%) LAN
5 1226 (22.31%) DHCP
6 1037 (18.87%) VPN
7 754 (13.72%) SAN
8 629 (11.44%) VoIP
9 626 (11.39%) HTTP
10 548 (9.97%) Network Security
11 489 (8.90%) Internet
12 482 (8.77%) MPLS
13 480 (8.73%) OSPF
14 465 (8.46%) Wireless
15 460 (8.37%) BGP
16 401 (7.30%) SSL
17 379 (6.90%) VLAN
18 371 (6.75%) Cisco ASA
19 348 (6.33%) SMTP
20 293 (5.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 807 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 355 (6.46%) MySQL
3 200 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 140 (2.55%) RDBMS
5 136 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
6 111 (2.02%) NoSQL
7 107 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 89 (1.62%) Big Data
8 89 (1.62%) Oracle Database
9 82 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 74 (1.35%) Hadoop
11 59 (1.07%) MongoDB
12 57 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
13 46 (0.84%) Redis
14 39 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
15 30 (0.55%) DB2
16 29 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 27 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
18 12 (0.22%) Apache Hive
19 11 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 147 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 135 (2.46%) Git (software)
3 87 (1.58%) Subversion
4 80 (1.46%) JIRA
5 70 (1.27%) Visual Studio
6 42 (0.76%) Selenium
7 31 (0.56%) Maven
8 27 (0.49%) JMeter
8 27 (0.49%) TeamCity
9 26 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 26 (0.47%) SpecFlow
10 25 (0.45%) TestNG
11 24 (0.44%) LoadRunner
11 24 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 21 (0.38%) Gatling
13 17 (0.31%) Ant
13 17 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
14 16 (0.29%) Eclipse
14 16 (0.29%) JUnit
14 16 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 871 (15.85%) Finance
2 469 (8.53%) Telecoms
3 202 (3.68%) Banking
4 134 (2.44%) Retail
5 111 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 97 (1.76%) German Language
7 80 (1.46%) Electronics
7 80 (1.46%) French Language
8 79 (1.44%) Games
9 75 (1.36%) Marketing
10 69 (1.26%) Back Office
11 62 (1.13%) Law
11 62 (1.13%) Legal
12 43 (0.78%) Financial Institution
13 42 (0.76%) Advertising
14 40 (0.73%) Aerospace
15 34 (0.62%) Spanish Language
16 29 (0.53%) Investment Banking
17 24 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
18 23 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 932 (16.96%) Support Engineer
2 859 (15.63%) Analyst
3 714 (12.99%) Network Engineer
4 385 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 371 (6.75%) Support Analyst
6 367 (6.68%) IT Support
7 332 (6.04%) Linux Engineer
8 325 (5.91%) Developer
9 323 (5.88%) Administrator
10 294 (5.35%) 2nd Line Support
11 278 (5.06%) IT Engineer
12 243 (4.42%) Cisco Engineer
13 234 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
14 231 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
15 221 (4.02%) Technical Support
16 216 (3.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 216 (3.93%) Security Engineer
17 211 (3.84%) Consultant
18 206 (3.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
19 203 (3.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (6.77%) Web Services
2 304 (5.53%) .NET
3 216 (3.93%) HTML
4 191 (3.48%) LAMP
5 151 (2.75%) XML
6 112 (2.04%) Middleware
7 103 (1.87%) ASP.NET
8 86 (1.56%) CSS
9 75 (1.36%) J2EE
10 72 (1.31%) RESTful
11 66 (1.20%) JSON
12 64 (1.16%) REST
12 64 (1.16%) SOAP
13 62 (1.13%) Spring
14 54 (0.98%) Ajax
15 51 (0.93%) Qt
16 50 (0.91%) JSP
17 47 (0.86%) AngularJS
17 47 (0.86%) JDBC
18 46 (0.84%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 563 (10.24%) Data Centre
2 432 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 323 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 236 (4.29%) Blackberry
5 192 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 180 (3.28%) Driving Licence
7 139 (2.53%) Clustering
8 121 (2.20%) iPhone
9 108 (1.97%) Replication
10 87 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
11 83 (1.51%) PKI
12 75 (1.36%) Private Cloud
13 69 (1.26%) Mathematics
14 68 (1.24%) Security Operations Centre
15 66 (1.20%) Device Driver
16 65 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
17 64 (1.16%) Visualisation
18 62 (1.13%) Algorithms
19 61 (1.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
20 59 (1.07%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3082 (56.08%) Windows
2 2172 (39.52%) Linux
3 1452 (26.42%) Windows Server
4 939 (17.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 798 (14.52%) Unix
6 669 (12.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 598 (10.88%) Windows 7
8 453 (8.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 386 (7.02%) Windows 8
10 326 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 281 (5.11%) Windows XP
12 259 (4.71%) Windows 10
13 218 (3.97%) CentOS
14 213 (3.88%) Solaris
15 209 (3.80%) Android
16 138 (2.51%) Mac OS X
17 125 (2.27%) Windows Vista
18 110 (2.00%) Apple iOS
19 102 (1.86%) Ubuntu
20 70 (1.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 937 (17.05%) ITIL
2 438 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
3 385 (7.01%) Software Engineering
4 326 (5.93%) Load Balancing
5 305 (5.55%) DevOps
6 267 (4.86%) Configuration Management
7 260 (4.73%) High Availability
8 257 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 254 (4.62%) Information Security
10 249 (4.53%) Project Management
11 245 (4.46%) Mentoring
12 232 (4.22%) SIEM
13 226 (4.11%) Service Delivery
14 216 (3.93%) Cybersecurity
15 197 (3.58%) Network Design
16 192 (3.49%) Service Management
17 183 (3.33%) Open Source
18 182 (3.31%) Continuous Integration
19 181 (3.29%) Multithreading
20 169 (3.07%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 850 (15.47%) SQL
2 524 (9.53%) Perl
2 524 (9.53%) Python
3 478 (8.70%) Java
4 471 (8.57%) PowerShell
5 445 (8.10%) C++
6 356 (6.48%) C
7 354 (6.44%) Bash Shell
8 239 (4.35%) C#
9 214 (3.89%) JavaScript
10 184 (3.35%) Shell Script
11 178 (3.24%) Ruby
12 134 (2.44%) PHP
13 72 (1.31%) VB
14 60 (1.09%) VBScript
15 59 (1.07%) Objective-C
16 39 (0.71%) Erlang
17 36 (0.66%) Korn
17 36 (0.66%) T-SQL
18 29 (0.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 977 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 679 (12.35%) CCNA
3 652 (11.86%) Degree
4 503 (9.15%) CCNP
5 398 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 358 (6.51%) Security Cleared
7 270 (4.91%) MCSE
8 245 (4.46%) SC Cleared
9 181 (3.29%) CISSP
10 133 (2.42%) MCSA
11 126 (2.29%) CCIE
12 123 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 120 (2.18%) DV Cleared
14 99 (1.80%) MCP
15 87 (1.58%) RHCE
16 84 (1.53%) MCITP
17 83 (1.51%) CEH
18 76 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
19 66 (1.20%) GCIA
19 66 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 442 (8.04%) SLA
2 146 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 119 (2.17%) QA
4 114 (2.07%) PCI DSS
5 26 (0.47%) COBIT
6 23 (0.42%) ISO 9001
7 19 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (0.22%) ISO 8583
9 10 (0.18%) HIPAA
9 10 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 9 (0.16%) DICOM
11 8 (0.15%) PA-DSS
12 6 (0.11%) ISO22301
13 5 (0.091%) HL7
13 5 (0.091%) ISO 14001
13 5 (0.091%) RMADS
14 4 (0.073%) JTAG
14 4 (0.073%) SAS 70
15 3 (0.055%) BS7799
16 2 (0.036%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1827 (33.24%) Active Directory
2 1041 (18.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 490 (8.92%) Hyper-V
4 321 (5.84%) vSphere
5 235 (4.28%) XenApp
6 156 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
7 145 (2.64%) VMware ESX
8 124 (2.26%) Terminal Services
9 108 (1.97%) Oracle RAC
10 101 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
11 97 (1.76%) Docker
12 90 (1.64%) NFS
13 70 (1.27%) XenDesktop
14 64 (1.16%) vCloud
15 62 (1.13%) Firmware
15 62 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
16 58 (1.06%) Snort
17 51 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
17 51 (0.93%) Xen
18 49 (0.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 339 (6.17%) Puppet
2 277 (5.04%) SCCM
3 168 (3.06%) Backup Exec
4 165 (3.00%) Nagios
5 155 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
6 119 (2.17%) SCOM
7 96 (1.75%) Ansible
8 88 (1.60%) WSUS
9 81 (1.47%) OpenAM
10 74 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
11 57 (1.04%) Nessus
12 45 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
13 44 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
14 39 (0.71%) Nmap
15 37 (0.67%) NetBackup
16 36 (0.66%) FortiGate
17 32 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
18 28 (0.51%) WMI
19 27 (0.49%) Tivoli
20 25 (0.45%) Icinga
Vendors
1 1775 (32.30%) Microsoft
2 1771 (32.22%) Cisco
3 1459 (26.55%) VMware
4 605 (11.01%) Juniper
5 589 (10.72%) Citrix
6 504 (9.17%) HP
7 479 (8.72%) CheckPoint
8 435 (7.91%) Oracle
9 398 (7.24%) Red Hat
10 334 (6.08%) F5
11 244 (4.44%) Apple
12 171 (3.11%) EMC
12 171 (3.11%) Veeam
13 168 (3.06%) NetApp
14 153 (2.78%) Sun
15 146 (2.66%) Avaya
16 145 (2.64%) IBM
17 144 (2.62%) Dell
18 138 (2.51%) Palo Alto
19 136 (2.47%) Symantec
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