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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 119 84 94
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 133 169 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.18% 2.96% 2.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.60% 19.23% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 112 152 143
Median salary £36,469 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.19% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £21,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
911 879 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.94% 15.38% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 726 784 721
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,040 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 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 25 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Birmingham -40 46 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Coventry +16 18 £33,500 -6.94% 4
Staffordshire -17 14 £55,000 +120.00% 2
Worcestershire +9 13 £38,750 +3.33%
Warwickshire -9 11 £31,250 -10.71% 1
Herefordshire +6 7 £38,750 -16.21% 1
Shropshire -34 7 £28,000 +12.00%
Solihull +15 5 £56,250 +87.50% 1
Walsall -4 4 £31,000 +2.47% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £22,000 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £33,500 -
Dudley +1 1 £27,500 -5.17%
Willenhall - 1 £32,500 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £27,500 -
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 149 (50.00%) Windows
2 117 (39.26%) Firewall
3 112 (37.58%) Active Directory
4 107 (35.91%) Cisco
5 106 (35.57%) WAN
6 100 (33.56%) LAN
7 98 (32.89%) VPN
8 85 (28.52%) DNS
8 85 (28.52%) Microsoft
8 85 (28.52%) Linux
9 79 (26.51%) DHCP
9 79 (26.51%) Windows Server
10 78 (26.17%) VMware
11 67 (22.48%) Juniper
12 63 (21.14%) OSPF
12 63 (21.14%) BGP
13 61 (20.47%) MS Exchange
14 59 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
15 55 (18.46%) MS Excel
16 53 (17.79%) Citrix
17 51 (17.11%) Cisco Certification
18 48 (16.11%) Telecoms
19 45 (15.10%) Data Centre
20 43 (14.43%) MPLS
20 43 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
21 42 (14.09%) Windows Server 2012
22 40 (13.42%) MS Office
22 40 (13.42%) ITIL
23 37 (12.42%) VoIP
24 36 (12.08%) SSL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 61 (20.47%) MS Exchange
2 31 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (4.70%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.03%) Skype for Business
7 11 (3.69%) JBoss
7 11 (3.69%) WebSphere
7 11 (3.69%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (3.36%) Apache
9 9 (3.02%) Tomcat
10 7 (2.35%) nginx
11 6 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (1.68%) IIS
13 4 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
15 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.34%) MindAlign
15 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 55 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 40 (13.42%) MS Office
3 4 (1.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (9.73%) assyst
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.71%) Office 365
2 16 (5.37%) Mimecast
3 15 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (4.36%) SaaS
5 9 (3.02%) IaaS
6 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 117 (39.26%) Firewall
2 106 (35.57%) WAN
3 100 (33.56%) LAN
4 98 (32.89%) VPN
5 85 (28.52%) DNS
6 79 (26.51%) DHCP
7 63 (21.14%) BGP
7 63 (21.14%) OSPF
8 43 (14.43%) MPLS
9 37 (12.42%) VoIP
10 36 (12.08%) SSL
11 35 (11.74%) Internet
12 31 (10.40%) Cisco ASA
13 30 (10.07%) Network Security
14 29 (9.73%) EIGRP
15 28 (9.40%) SAN
16 26 (8.72%) HTTP
17 25 (8.39%) Ethernet
18 22 (7.38%) Spanning Tree
18 22 (7.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.03%) RDBMS
2 15 (5.03%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.69%) DB2
4 9 (3.02%) MySQL
5 7 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.34%) VLDB
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Selenium
2 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (0.67%) Maven
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.34%) Subversion
3 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (16.11%) Telecoms
2 27 (9.06%) Finance
3 16 (5.37%) Retail
4 15 (5.03%) Manufacturing
5 12 (4.03%) Banking
5 12 (4.03%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.34%) Games
7 3 (1.01%) Electronics
8 2 (0.67%) Back Office
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (14.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (9.73%) Analyst
2 29 (9.73%) Consultant
3 24 (8.05%) Support Engineer
4 21 (7.05%) Implementation Engineer
4 21 (7.05%) Support Analyst
5 19 (6.38%) Design Engineer
6 18 (6.04%) Network Consultant
7 17 (5.70%) Cisco Consultant
7 17 (5.70%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 17 (5.70%) Exchange Engineer
7 17 (5.70%) Network Engineer
8 16 (5.37%) Ericsson Engineer
9 15 (5.03%) IT Support
9 15 (5.03%) Security Engineer
10 14 (4.70%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (4.70%) Architect
10 14 (4.70%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (4.70%) Software Engineer
11 13 (4.36%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.72%) HTML
2 20 (6.71%) .NET
2 20 (6.71%) XML
3 11 (3.69%) Java EE
4 9 (3.02%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.02%) Middleware
5 6 (2.01%) CSS
5 6 (2.01%) JMS
5 6 (2.01%) Web Services
6 5 (1.68%) EDI
6 5 (1.68%) JSON
7 4 (1.34%) Ajax
7 4 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.34%) DHTML
7 4 (1.34%) JDBC
7 4 (1.34%) JSP
7 4 (1.34%) Node.js
7 4 (1.34%) Visualforce
8 3 (1.01%) WebSockets
9 2 (0.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.10%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.70%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.03%) Fat Client
5 12 (4.03%) Thin Client
6 10 (3.36%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.36%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.02%) Life Science
8 7 (2.35%) Clustering
8 7 (2.35%) Physics
9 6 (2.01%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.68%) iPad
10 5 (1.68%) User Experience
11 4 (1.34%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (1.34%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.34%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.34%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 149 (50.00%) Windows
2 85 (28.52%) Linux
3 79 (26.51%) Windows Server
4 59 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (14.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (11.41%) Windows 7
7 33 (11.07%) Windows XP
8 27 (9.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (8.39%) Unix
10 23 (7.72%) Windows 8
11 18 (6.04%) Windows 10
12 9 (3.02%) Embedded Linux
12 9 (3.02%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (2.01%) Solaris
14 4 (1.34%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.34%) Android
15 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.34%) CentOS
15 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (13.42%) ITIL
2 29 (9.73%) Validation
3 24 (8.05%) Network Design
4 23 (7.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (6.71%) Time Management
6 18 (6.04%) Capacity Planning
6 18 (6.04%) Network Architecture
6 18 (6.04%) Presales
6 18 (6.04%) Software Engineering
7 17 (5.70%) High Availability
8 16 (5.37%) Change Control
9 13 (4.36%) Information Security
10 12 (4.03%) Matrix Management
10 12 (4.03%) Project Management
10 12 (4.03%) SOA
11 11 (3.69%) Open Source
12 10 (3.36%) Incident Management
12 10 (3.36%) Low Latency
12 10 (3.36%) Multithreading
12 10 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.74%) Java
2 34 (11.41%) SQL
3 24 (8.05%) C
4 23 (7.72%) C#
5 19 (6.38%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.36%) Clojure
6 10 (3.36%) Erlang
6 10 (3.36%) Haskell
7 9 (3.02%) Scala
7 9 (3.02%) Tcl
8 8 (2.68%) Go
9 5 (1.68%) C++
9 5 (1.68%) Python
9 5 (1.68%) VBA
10 4 (1.34%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.01%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.67%) F#
12 2 (0.67%) Korn
12 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (17.11%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (10.74%) CCNP
3 29 (9.73%) Degree
4 28 (9.40%) CCNA
5 15 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (4.36%) CCIE
7 11 (3.69%) HND
8 6 (2.01%) MCSA
9 5 (1.68%) MCP
10 4 (1.34%) APMP
10 4 (1.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.34%) MCSE
10 4 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.01%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (1.01%) CEH
11 3 (1.01%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (1.01%) HNC
11 3 (1.01%) ISACA
11 3 (1.01%) SANS
11 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.07%) SLA
2 4 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 112 (37.58%) Active Directory
2 43 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.40%) XenApp
4 27 (9.06%) vSphere
5 23 (7.72%) XenDesktop
6 22 (7.38%) Hyper-V
7 12 (4.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (3.36%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (2.68%) ProxySG
10 6 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.34%) NFS
11 4 (1.34%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.67%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.34%) Firmware
14 1 (0.34%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (10.07%) SCOM
2 17 (5.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (4.36%) EdgeSight
4 5 (1.68%) AirWatch
4 5 (1.68%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.68%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.68%) SCCM
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (1.01%) Data Guard
6 3 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.67%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.67%) Nessus
7 2 (0.67%) Simpana
8 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 107 (35.91%) Cisco
2 85 (28.52%) Microsoft
3 78 (26.17%) VMware
4 67 (22.48%) Juniper
5 53 (17.79%) Citrix
6 22 (7.38%) Symantec
7 21 (7.05%) CheckPoint
8 18 (6.04%) Oracle
9 16 (5.37%) Ericsson
9 16 (5.37%) Intel Security
9 16 (5.37%) Redback
9 16 (5.37%) Veeam
10 13 (4.36%) AppSense
11 12 (4.03%) HP
11 12 (4.03%) ServiceNow
12 10 (3.36%) Avaya
13 9 (3.02%) EMC
13 9 (3.02%) Sophos
14 8 (2.68%) Blue Coat
15 6 (2.01%) F5
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, discounts, childcare vouchers
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago