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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 106 109 99
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 102 145 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.20% 2.45% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 16.46% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 86 114 115
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
714 881 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.42% 14.88% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 596 724 702
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £58,761
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017. 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 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 -5 26 £41,250 -17.50% 5
Warwickshire +40 23 £50,000 +92.30% 1
Shropshire +6 14 £31,750 +0.79% 2
Staffordshire +18 10 £30,250 -19.33% 2
Coventry 0 9 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Herefordshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire -24 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Solihull -8 3 £35,000 -9.67% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £62,000 -
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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.

1 135 (60.00%) Windows
2 103 (45.78%) Linux
3 75 (33.33%) DNS
4 71 (31.56%) Firewall
5 70 (31.11%) Cisco
5 70 (31.11%) Active Directory
6 69 (30.67%) Microsoft
7 62 (27.56%) Windows Server
8 57 (25.33%) VMware
9 54 (24.00%) Unix
10 48 (21.33%) LAN
11 46 (20.44%) DHCP
12 45 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 43 (19.11%) MS Excel
14 39 (17.33%) Cisco Certification
15 37 (16.44%) Data Centre
16 36 (16.00%) WAN
17 35 (15.56%) Finance
18 34 (15.11%) CCNA
19 33 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
20 32 (14.22%) Windows Server 2012
20 32 (14.22%) ITIL
21 31 (13.78%) SIEM
21 31 (13.78%) Software Engineering
22 29 (12.89%) Network Security
23 28 (12.44%) SQL
24 27 (12.00%) SQL Server
24 27 (12.00%) CCNP
25 26 (11.56%) MS Office
25 26 (11.56%) Analytical Skills

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 45 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.89%) IIS
3 14 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.33%) Apache
5 10 (4.44%) JBoss
5 10 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (4.44%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (3.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.78%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.78%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.33%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.89%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.44%) CICS
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (19.11%) MS Excel
2 26 (11.56%) MS Office
3 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.56%) Office 365
3 6 (2.67%) Mimecast
4 4 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.44%) G Suite
5 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (33.33%) DNS
2 71 (31.56%) Firewall
3 48 (21.33%) LAN
4 46 (20.44%) DHCP
5 36 (16.00%) WAN
6 29 (12.89%) Network Security
7 25 (11.11%) VoIP
8 23 (10.22%) SSL
8 23 (10.22%) VPN
9 22 (9.78%) OSPF
10 21 (9.33%) Wireless
11 19 (8.44%) BGP
11 19 (8.44%) HTTP
12 18 (8.00%) SAN
13 17 (7.56%) Internet
13 17 (7.56%) SNMP
14 14 (6.22%) NAS
15 13 (5.78%) Intrusion Detection
15 13 (5.78%) MPLS
15 13 (5.78%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.78%) MySQL
3 11 (4.89%) DB2
3 11 (4.89%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.56%) RDBMS
4 8 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.89%) Big Data
6 2 (0.89%) GIS
7 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.44%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.44%) Hudson
2 1 (0.44%) JUnit
2 1 (0.44%) Log4j
2 1 (0.44%) Metasploit
General
1 35 (15.56%) Finance
2 15 (6.67%) Retail
3 14 (6.22%) Electronics
4 10 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.56%) Banking
5 8 (3.56%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.56%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.22%) Law
7 3 (1.33%) Marketing
8 2 (0.89%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.89%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (18.22%) Analyst
2 31 (13.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (12.44%) Support Analyst
4 19 (8.44%) Network Engineer
5 18 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 17 (7.56%) Software Engineer
7 16 (7.11%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (5.78%) Technical Engineer
9 11 (4.89%) Consultant
9 11 (4.89%) IT Support
9 11 (4.89%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (4.89%) Security Engineer
10 9 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 9 (4.00%) Developer
10 9 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (4.00%) IT Engineer
10 9 (4.00%) Network Specialist
10 9 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.89%) HTML
2 13 (5.78%) Middleware
3 11 (4.89%) XML
4 10 (4.44%) .NET
4 10 (4.44%) HTML5
5 9 (4.00%) Java EE
6 8 (3.56%) 802.1X
6 8 (3.56%) Web Services
7 7 (3.11%) Node.js
8 6 (2.67%) FreeSWITCH
9 4 (1.78%) CSS
9 4 (1.78%) HTML5 Canvas
9 4 (1.78%) JSON
9 4 (1.78%) Yocto
10 3 (1.33%) Ajax
10 3 (1.33%) WebSockets
11 2 (0.89%) J2EE
11 2 (0.89%) SOAP
12 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.44%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.44%) Data Centre
2 26 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.67%) Clustering
3 15 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.89%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.44%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (3.56%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.56%) Data Structures
8 7 (3.11%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.78%) iPad
9 4 (1.78%) Life Science
10 3 (1.33%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (1.33%) iSeries
10 3 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.33%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.33%) Replication
11 2 (0.89%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.89%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 135 (60.00%) Windows
2 103 (45.78%) Linux
3 62 (27.56%) Windows Server
4 54 (24.00%) Unix
5 33 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (14.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (7.56%) Windows 7
8 13 (5.78%) SUSE
9 11 (4.89%) Windows 8
10 10 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (3.56%) Windows 10
12 7 (3.11%) Solaris
12 7 (3.11%) ThreadX
12 7 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (2.67%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (1.78%) AIX
15 3 (1.33%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.44%) Kali Linux
17 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (14.22%) ITIL
2 31 (13.78%) SIEM
2 31 (13.78%) Software Engineering
3 23 (10.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (9.33%) Change Control
5 20 (8.89%) Open Source
6 17 (7.56%) Information Security
6 17 (7.56%) Presales
7 15 (6.67%) SOA
8 14 (6.22%) Physics
8 14 (6.22%) Project Planning
9 13 (5.78%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (5.78%) High Availability
9 13 (5.78%) Security Operations
10 12 (5.33%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (5.33%) Mathematics
10 12 (5.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (4.89%) Risk Management
12 9 (4.00%) Logistics
12 9 (4.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.44%) SQL
2 24 (10.67%) Java
3 20 (8.89%) C#
4 14 (6.22%) C
5 12 (5.33%) C++
6 11 (4.89%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.00%) Clojure
7 9 (4.00%) Erlang
7 9 (4.00%) Haskell
8 8 (3.56%) F#
9 7 (3.11%) Go
10 6 (2.67%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.67%) Python
11 5 (2.22%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.78%) Perl
13 3 (1.33%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.33%) PHP
13 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.89%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (17.33%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (15.11%) CCNA
3 27 (12.00%) CCNP
4 19 (8.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (6.22%) GCIA
5 14 (6.22%) GCIH
6 13 (5.78%) CISSP
6 13 (5.78%) Degree
7 12 (5.33%) GIAC
7 12 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (4.89%) SANS
9 10 (4.44%) Security Cleared
10 9 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (4.00%) MCSE
11 8 (3.56%) CEH
11 8 (3.56%) CISM
11 8 (3.56%) CWNA
11 8 (3.56%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (2.67%) MCSA
12 6 (2.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.78%) SLA
2 4 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.89%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 70 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.11%) Firmware
4 6 (2.67%) Kamailio
4 6 (2.67%) vSphere
5 5 (2.22%) Docker
5 5 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.78%) Snort
7 2 (0.89%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.89%) XenApp
7 2 (0.89%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.44%) ACF2
8 1 (0.44%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.44%) RACF
8 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (6.22%) SCCM
2 10 (4.44%) SCOM
3 8 (3.56%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (3.11%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (3.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (3.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (2.22%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (1.78%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.33%) WSUS
9 2 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.44%) Cacti
10 1 (0.44%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (0.44%) Nagios
10 1 (0.44%) Nessus
10 1 (0.44%) Puppet
10 1 (0.44%) QRadar
10 1 (0.44%) SELinux
10 1 (0.44%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 70 (31.11%) Cisco
2 69 (30.67%) Microsoft
3 57 (25.33%) VMware
4 23 (10.22%) SolarWinds
5 18 (8.00%) Citrix
6 14 (6.22%) HP
7 12 (5.33%) Juniper
7 12 (5.33%) Meraki
8 11 (4.89%) CheckPoint
8 11 (4.89%) Oracle
9 10 (4.44%) F5
10 9 (4.00%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.11%) IBM
12 6 (2.67%) BroadSoft
12 6 (2.67%) Symantec
13 5 (2.22%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.22%) NetApp
14 4 (1.78%) Draytek
14 4 (1.78%) Huawei
14 4 (1.78%) NETGEAR
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Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Studley, Warwickshire
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Hereford, Herefordshire
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Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Superb Benefits
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West Midlands
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + beefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
The SmartList
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
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West Midlands
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