The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 11 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 15 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 11.72% 1.43% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 71.43% 14.29% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -31.42%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
TCP/IP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 16.41% 10.00% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 10
Average salary £34,286 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Walsall

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Walsall

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
3 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) DNS
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (73.33%) DHCP
5 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
5 9 (60.00%) Firewall
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (53.33%) Veeam
7 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
8 6 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (40.00%) VMware
8 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (40.00%) OSPF
8 6 (40.00%) Sophos
8 6 (40.00%) Cisco
8 6 (40.00%) Tcl
8 6 (40.00%) Network Management
8 6 (40.00%) Office 365
8 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
8 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
9 5 (33.33%) Citrix
9 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (26.67%) MS Office

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) DHCP
1 11 (73.33%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (40.00%) OSPF
3 6 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (13.33%) IMAP
5 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (13.33%) SMTP
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) NAS
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Technical Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (13.33%) Server Building
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Tcl
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Veeam
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Sophos
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel