The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 119 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 111 142 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.97% 2.80% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.77% 18.18% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 92 130 73
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,450 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
TCP/IP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
806 781 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.30% 15.42% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 684 695 601
Average salary £42,500 £35,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Birmingham -6 34 £40,000 +16.78% 5
Coventry +7 25 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Worcestershire +5 11 £42,500 +12.58% 6
Solihull +14 9 £35,000 -11.94% 3
Warwickshire -19 8 £23,500 -34.26% 2
Staffordshire -32 6 £23,250 -38.00% 4
Wolverhampton - 3 £52,500 -
Walsall -8 2 £26,000 -
Shropshire -13 2 £24,250 -21.77% 1
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 136 (66.67%) Windows
2 90 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 83 (40.69%) Active Directory
4 73 (35.78%) Windows Server
5 68 (33.33%) Cisco
6 60 (29.41%) DNS
7 59 (28.92%) DHCP
8 56 (27.45%) Firewall
9 55 (26.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 51 (25.00%) VMware
11 50 (24.51%) MS Exchange
12 49 (24.02%) WAN
13 45 (22.06%) MS Excel
14 44 (21.57%) Linux
15 43 (21.08%) Windows Server 2003
16 42 (20.59%) LAN
17 40 (19.61%) VPN
18 36 (17.65%) Windows XP
19 35 (17.16%) VoIP
20 33 (16.18%) Finance
21 31 (15.20%) Telecoms
21 31 (15.20%) SQL
21 31 (15.20%) Citrix
21 31 (15.20%) Cisco Certification
22 30 (14.71%) MS Office
22 30 (14.71%) SQL Server
23 29 (14.22%) MPLS
23 29 (14.22%) Windows Server 2012
24 26 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
25 25 (12.25%) Windows 7

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 50 (24.51%) MS Exchange
2 22 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2000
4 12 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (5.88%) IIS
5 5 (2.45%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.47%) JBoss
6 3 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.47%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.49%) Apache
8 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.49%) CMS
8 1 (0.49%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.49%) nginx
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (22.06%) MS Excel
2 30 (14.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.45%) assyst
2 2 (0.98%) MFGPRO
2 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.39%) IaaS
1 11 (5.39%) SaaS
2 10 (4.90%) Office 365
3 6 (2.94%) Mimecast
4 5 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (29.41%) DNS
2 59 (28.92%) DHCP
3 56 (27.45%) Firewall
4 49 (24.02%) WAN
5 42 (20.59%) LAN
6 40 (19.61%) VPN
7 35 (17.16%) VoIP
8 29 (14.22%) MPLS
9 23 (11.27%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (10.78%) BGP
11 19 (9.31%) SAN
12 16 (7.84%) Network Security
12 16 (7.84%) OSPF
13 14 (6.86%) EIGRP
14 13 (6.37%) Ethernet
14 13 (6.37%) SSL
15 12 (5.88%) Wireless
16 10 (4.90%) Internet
17 9 (4.41%) IPsec
17 9 (4.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.41%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.47%) DB2
4 3 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.49%) MySQL
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (4.41%) Eclipse
1 9 (4.41%) IntelliJ
1 9 (4.41%) Maven
General
1 33 (16.18%) Finance
2 31 (15.20%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.31%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.43%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.45%) Retail
6 3 (1.47%) Banking
6 3 (1.47%) Marketing
6 3 (1.47%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.98%) Electronics
7 2 (0.98%) Games
7 2 (0.98%) Legal
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (23.53%) Analyst
2 35 (17.16%) Support Engineer
3 25 (12.25%) Support Analyst
4 24 (11.76%) IT Support
5 20 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 19 (9.31%) Help Desk Analyst
7 17 (8.33%) IT Engineer
8 16 (7.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 15 (7.35%) Consultant
10 13 (6.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 12 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
12 11 (5.39%) Implementation Engineer
12 11 (5.39%) IT Analyst
12 11 (5.39%) IT Support Engineer
12 11 (5.39%) Network Engineer
12 11 (5.39%) Windows Support Analyst
13 10 (4.90%) Help Desk Support
13 10 (4.90%) Network Analyst
14 9 (4.41%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.35%) XML
2 10 (4.90%) JMS
3 9 (4.41%) Hibernate
3 9 (4.41%) Spring
4 7 (3.43%) .NET
4 7 (3.43%) HTML
5 6 (2.94%) Web Services
6 4 (1.96%) EDI
7 3 (1.47%) Java EE
8 2 (0.98%) Middleware
9 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.49%) COM
9 1 (0.49%) CSS
9 1 (0.49%) DHTML
9 1 (0.49%) JDBC
9 1 (0.49%) JSP
9 1 (0.49%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.39%) Life Science
4 9 (4.41%) Clustering
4 9 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.45%) Cryptography
6 5 (2.45%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.45%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.45%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.45%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.96%) IVR
7 4 (1.96%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.47%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.98%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.98%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.98%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.98%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 136 (66.67%) Windows
2 73 (35.78%) Windows Server
3 55 (26.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (21.57%) Linux
5 43 (21.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 29 (14.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (12.25%) Windows 7
9 18 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
10 14 (6.86%) Windows 8
11 11 (5.39%) Unix
12 8 (3.92%) Windows Vista
13 6 (2.94%) OpenVMS
14 4 (1.96%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.98%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.27%) ITIL
2 15 (7.35%) Time Management
3 14 (6.86%) Asset Management
3 14 (6.86%) SIEM
4 13 (6.37%) Mobile Device Management
5 12 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (5.88%) Network Design
6 11 (5.39%) IT Asset Management
7 9 (4.41%) Matrix Management
7 9 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (3.92%) Information Security
8 8 (3.92%) Load Balancing
8 8 (3.92%) Network Architecture
8 8 (3.92%) Patch Management
8 8 (3.92%) Presales
9 7 (3.43%) Data Protection
9 7 (3.43%) ETRM
9 7 (3.43%) Mentoring
9 7 (3.43%) Software Engineering
10 6 (2.94%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (15.20%) SQL
2 16 (7.84%) Java
3 12 (5.88%) C#
4 8 (3.92%) C
5 6 (2.94%) C++
5 6 (2.94%) KiXtart
5 6 (2.94%) VBA
6 4 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.98%) Clojure
7 2 (0.98%) Erlang
7 2 (0.98%) Haskell
7 2 (0.98%) Scala
7 2 (0.98%) VBScript
8 1 (0.49%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.49%) Progress 4GL
8 1 (0.49%) Python
8 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (15.20%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (10.29%) CCNA
3 16 (7.84%) Degree
4 13 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (5.88%) CCNP
6 11 (5.39%) HND
7 9 (4.41%) CEH
7 9 (4.41%) CISA
7 9 (4.41%) CISSP
8 8 (3.92%) Security Cleared
9 7 (3.43%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 5 (2.45%) CCIE
10 5 (2.45%) CCSP
10 5 (2.45%) CISM
10 5 (2.45%) GIAC
10 5 (2.45%) ISACA
10 5 (2.45%) SANS
10 5 (2.45%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (2.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.86%) SLA
2 9 (4.41%) QA
3 6 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.47%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.98%) ISO22301
System Software
1 83 (40.69%) Active Directory
2 26 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 17 (8.33%) XenApp
4 14 (6.86%) vSphere
5 11 (5.39%) XenDesktop
6 7 (3.43%) Firmware
6 7 (3.43%) ProxySG
7 4 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.98%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.49%) Snort
9 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (8.82%) SCCM
2 9 (4.41%) WSUS
3 7 (3.43%) AirWatch
4 6 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (2.94%) SCOM
5 5 (2.45%) EdgeSight
6 4 (1.96%) Dollar Universe
6 4 (1.96%) EnCase
6 4 (1.96%) Nessus
6 4 (1.96%) Nmap
6 4 (1.96%) QRadar
7 2 (0.98%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.49%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.49%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.49%) Proventia
Vendors
1 90 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 68 (33.33%) Cisco
3 51 (25.00%) VMware
4 31 (15.20%) Citrix
5 23 (11.27%) Juniper
6 16 (7.84%) CheckPoint
7 12 (5.88%) Intel Security
7 12 (5.88%) Oracle
8 9 (4.41%) Avaya
9 8 (3.92%) EMC
9 8 (3.92%) Ericsson
9 8 (3.92%) Palo Alto
9 8 (3.92%) Redback
9 8 (3.92%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.43%) Blue Coat
11 6 (2.94%) Genesys
11 6 (2.94%) HP
12 5 (2.45%) AppSense
12 5 (2.45%) F5
12 5 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
Worcestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 (Bonus of £5,000)
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
ECS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Solihull
greywood
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 24 days ago