The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 44 72 19
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -53
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 58 32 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.60% 2.34% 10.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.25% 12.60% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 50 30 106
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £40,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
TCP/IP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
273 254 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.65% 18.61% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 245 231 273
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,625 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Wales

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 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
South Wales +29 51 £35,000 +9.37% 3
North Wales - 2 £37,500 - 2
West Wales -1 1 £18,000 -40.00%
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 59 (57.84%) Windows
2 53 (51.96%) Linux
3 51 (50.00%) Firewall
4 45 (44.12%) Cisco
5 39 (38.24%) VMware
6 37 (36.27%) Microsoft
7 34 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 26 (25.49%) ITIL
8 26 (25.49%) SQL
8 26 (25.49%) Finance
9 25 (24.51%) SaaS
9 25 (24.51%) DNS
9 25 (24.51%) SAN
10 24 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (22.55%) Python
11 23 (22.55%) MS Exchange
11 23 (22.55%) Perl
12 22 (21.57%) UNIX
13 20 (19.61%) IIS
13 20 (19.61%) Internet
14 18 (17.65%) VLAN
14 18 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (16.67%) Clustering
15 17 (16.67%) NAS
16 16 (15.69%) Red Hat
17 15 (14.71%) C
17 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (14.71%) CentOS
17 15 (14.71%) Wireshark
18 14 (13.73%) Welsh Language

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 23 (22.55%) MS Exchange
2 20 (19.61%) IIS
3 14 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (10.78%) Apache
5 9 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (7.84%) Confluence
7 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.96%) CMS
9 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.96%) Commerce Server
9 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.98%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.98%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.51%) SaaS
2 2 (1.96%) PaaS
2 2 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (50.00%) Firewall
2 25 (24.51%) SAN
2 25 (24.51%) DNS
3 20 (19.61%) Internet
4 18 (17.65%) VLAN
5 17 (16.67%) NAS
6 15 (14.71%) Wireshark
7 14 (13.73%) DHCP
7 14 (13.73%) HTTP
8 13 (12.75%) tcpdump
9 12 (11.76%) VPN
10 11 (10.78%) WAN
10 11 (10.78%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (8.82%) Cisco PIX
11 9 (8.82%) LAN
12 6 (5.88%) Network Security
13 5 (4.90%) LDAP
14 4 (3.92%) VoIP
14 4 (3.92%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.80%) MySQL
3 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.94%) Big Data
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.80%) TestLink
2 8 (7.84%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.84%) JIRA
3 7 (6.86%) Fiddler
4 3 (2.94%) GCC
5 2 (1.96%) GDB
5 2 (1.96%) Automake
5 2 (1.96%) Subversion
6 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.98%) JUnit
6 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.98%) JMeter
General
1 26 (25.49%) Finance
2 14 (13.73%) Welsh Language
3 7 (6.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.88%) Marketing
5 5 (4.90%) Advertising
6 4 (3.92%) Retail
7 3 (2.94%) French Language
7 3 (2.94%) German Language
7 3 (2.94%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.94%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.98%) Games
8 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (24.51%) Support Engineer
2 20 (19.61%) Analyst
3 15 (14.71%) Software Engineer
4 11 (10.78%) Server Engineer
5 10 (9.80%) Security Analyst
5 10 (9.80%) Test Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Server Support
6 8 (7.84%) Server Support Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Linux Support
8 6 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Administrator
8 6 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) AIX Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.80%) CSS
2 5 (4.90%) HTML
3 3 (2.94%) .NET
3 3 (2.94%) XML
3 3 (2.94%) HTML5
4 2 (1.96%) REST
4 2 (1.96%) POSIX
4 2 (1.96%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.96%) Pthreads
4 2 (1.96%) SOAP
4 2 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Clustering
2 12 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.82%) DTV
3 9 (8.82%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (5.88%) HACMP
5 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.96%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.96%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) User Experience
8 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 59 (57.84%) Windows
2 53 (51.96%) Linux
3 22 (21.57%) UNIX
4 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (14.71%) CentOS
5 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (9.80%) Debian
8 9 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (5.88%) AIX
10 3 (2.94%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) ITIL
2 18 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.73%) Incident Management
4 11 (10.78%) Product Management
5 10 (9.80%) Test Management
5 10 (9.80%) Regression Testing
6 9 (8.82%) Scrum
6 9 (8.82%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.84%) Problem Management
7 8 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (7.84%) TDD
7 8 (7.84%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (7.84%) BDD
7 8 (7.84%) Bug Management
7 8 (7.84%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (6.86%) Change Control
9 6 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.88%) Time Management
9 6 (5.88%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.90%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.49%) SQL
2 23 (22.55%) Perl
2 23 (22.55%) Python
3 15 (14.71%) C
4 10 (9.80%) Bash Shell
5 9 (8.82%) C++
6 8 (7.84%) Korn
7 7 (6.86%) Ruby
7 7 (6.86%) Java
8 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.94%) C#
9 3 (2.94%) PHP
10 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.96%) AWK
10 2 (1.96%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.96%) Erlang
11 1 (0.98%) Groovy
11 1 (0.98%) Lisp
11 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.98%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
2 10 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.84%) CCNA
4 7 (6.86%) CCNP
5 6 (5.88%) RHCE
5 6 (5.88%) IBM AIX Certification
6 4 (3.92%) MCP
6 4 (3.92%) MCSE
7 3 (2.94%) CCDP
7 3 (2.94%) ISEB
8 2 (1.96%) CISSP
8 2 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.96%) CCSA
8 2 (1.96%) CEH
8 2 (1.96%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.96%) SAP Certification
8 2 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.98%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.96%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 24 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.86%) VMware ESX
3 7 (6.86%) Nmap
4 6 (5.88%) PowerHA
5 4 (3.92%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.94%) NFS
6 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.96%) XenServer
7 2 (1.96%) vSphere
7 2 (1.96%) Snort
8 1 (0.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (10.78%) NetBackup
2 9 (8.82%) Nessus
3 7 (6.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (44.12%) Cisco
2 39 (38.24%) VMware
3 37 (36.27%) Microsoft
4 16 (15.69%) Red Hat
5 10 (9.80%) Citrix
6 8 (7.84%) CheckPoint
7 7 (6.86%) NetApp
7 7 (6.86%) HP
8 6 (5.88%) IBM
8 6 (5.88%) Juniper
8 6 (5.88%) Veritas
9 3 (2.94%) Altiris
9 3 (2.94%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.96%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.96%) Nokia
10 2 (1.96%) Symantec
10 2 (1.96%) Perforce
10 2 (1.96%) SAP
11 1 (0.98%) Cognos
11 1 (0.98%) Avaya
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