The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 54 64 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 47 30 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.52% 2.41% 4.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.09% 11.15% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 32
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £18,000 £20,625
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,003
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.13%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
275 269 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.57% 21.59% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 242 238 173
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +13 47 £32,500 -1.51% 4
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (64.13%) Windows
2 54 (58.70%) VMware
3 50 (54.35%) Firewall
4 47 (51.09%) Microsoft
5 43 (46.74%) Cisco
6 42 (45.65%) Linux
7 39 (42.39%) Active Directory
8 35 (38.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (34.78%) SQL
10 30 (32.61%) Finance
11 27 (29.35%) DNS
12 26 (28.26%) ITIL
13 25 (27.17%) MS Exchange
14 24 (26.09%) SAN
15 21 (22.83%) Perl
15 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
15 21 (22.83%) Clustering
16 20 (21.74%) IIS
17 18 (19.57%) UNIX
17 18 (19.57%) Python
17 18 (19.57%) SaaS
18 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2008
19 16 (17.39%) Incident Management
19 16 (17.39%) VLAN
19 16 (17.39%) HP
19 16 (17.39%) DHCP
20 15 (16.30%) WAN
20 15 (16.30%) Citrix
20 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
20 15 (16.30%) NAS

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (27.17%) MS Exchange
2 20 (21.74%) IIS
3 14 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (7.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (6.52%) Apache
7 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
9 4 (4.35%) Commerce Server
9 4 (4.35%) CMS
9 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (3.26%) Lync
11 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
11 2 (2.17%) SAS
12 1 (1.09%) WorkSite
12 1 (1.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.57%) SaaS
2 2 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (54.35%) Firewall
2 27 (29.35%) DNS
3 24 (26.09%) SAN
4 16 (17.39%) DHCP
4 16 (17.39%) VLAN
5 15 (16.30%) NAS
5 15 (16.30%) WAN
6 13 (14.13%) LAN
6 13 (14.13%) Internet
7 12 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (10.87%) tcpdump
8 10 (10.87%) VPN
9 9 (9.78%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (8.70%) Wireshark
10 8 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (7.61%) VoIP
12 6 (6.52%) IPsec
13 5 (5.43%) Network Security
14 4 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) MySQL
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) JIRA
1 1 (1.09%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (32.61%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Welsh Language
3 6 (6.52%) Retail
4 4 (4.35%) Local Government
4 4 (4.35%) Legal
5 3 (3.26%) French Language
5 3 (3.26%) German Language
5 3 (3.26%) Italian Language
5 3 (3.26%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Analyst
2 15 (16.30%) Support Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Security Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) Server Engineer
4 8 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 7 (7.61%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Administrator
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Server Support
7 5 (5.43%) Network Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Network Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Server Support Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Server Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) XML
2 6 (6.52%) CSS
3 4 (4.35%) .NET
3 4 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.26%) Java EE
4 3 (3.26%) GWT
4 3 (3.26%) jQuery
4 3 (3.26%) Ext JS
4 3 (3.26%) Android SDK
4 3 (3.26%) J2EE
4 3 (3.26%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.26%) Spring
5 2 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Clustering
2 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.43%) DTV
4 4 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.26%) STB
6 2 (2.17%) PKI
7 1 (1.09%) Wiki
7 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (64.13%) Windows
2 42 (45.65%) Linux
3 18 (19.57%) UNIX
4 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (9.78%) Debian
8 8 (8.70%) CentOS
9 7 (7.61%) AIX
10 5 (5.43%) Windows 7
11 3 (3.26%) Android
12 1 (1.09%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) ITIL
2 16 (17.39%) Incident Management
3 8 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (6.52%) Load Balancing
4 6 (6.52%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.43%) Product Management
6 4 (4.35%) Project Management
6 4 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.35%) TDD
7 3 (3.26%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.26%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.17%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (2.17%) SIEM
8 2 (2.17%) Change Control
8 2 (2.17%) Network Management
8 2 (2.17%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.17%) Test Management
8 2 (2.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) SQL
2 21 (22.83%) Perl
3 18 (19.57%) Python
4 6 (6.52%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.35%) C++
5 4 (4.35%) VBScript
5 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.26%) Java
6 3 (3.26%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.17%) C
7 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.17%) AWK
8 1 (1.09%) Ruby
8 1 (1.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (11.96%) CCNP
3 8 (8.70%) CCNA
3 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.61%) MCP
4 7 (7.61%) MCSE
5 5 (5.43%) Degree
5 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.43%) SAP Certification
5 5 (5.43%) CCDP
6 4 (4.35%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) CISSP
7 2 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.17%) GIAC
7 2 (2.17%) GCIA
7 2 (2.17%) GCFW
7 2 (2.17%) GCWN
8 1 (1.09%) ISEB
8 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) ISO 9001
1 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 39 (42.39%) Active Directory
2 35 (38.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.78%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.52%) Nmap
5 6 (6.52%) vSphere
6 4 (4.35%) XenApp
6 4 (4.35%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.26%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.17%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.17%) NFS
9 1 (1.09%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (14.13%) NetBackup
2 9 (9.78%) Nagios
3 6 (6.52%) Nessus
4 4 (4.35%) ARCserve
4 4 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (58.70%) VMware
2 47 (51.09%) Microsoft
3 43 (46.74%) Cisco
4 16 (17.39%) HP
5 15 (16.30%) Citrix
6 10 (10.87%) Red Hat
7 9 (9.78%) IBM
8 6 (6.52%) Oracle
8 6 (6.52%) Sybase
8 6 (6.52%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.43%) SAP
10 4 (4.35%) NetApp
10 4 (4.35%) Symantec
10 4 (4.35%) Remedy
10 4 (4.35%) McAfee
10 4 (4.35%) Sophos
10 4 (4.35%) TippingPoint
11 2 (2.17%) Altiris
11 2 (2.17%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago