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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 108 128 90
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -38
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 124 98 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.25% 1.92% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.36% 12.13% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 110 89 165
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £48,450 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
928 808 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.87% 15.81% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 730 707 816
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £57,500 £53,500
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +1 49 £40,000 +52.38% 5
Staffordshire +14 27 £40,000 +116.21% 2
Coventry +2 21 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Worcestershire -5 7 £36,500 -2.66% 2
Solihull -9 7 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Herefordshire - 7 £44,000 - 3
Warwickshire +9 6 £49,250 +51.53% 6
Dudley - 4 £36,000 -
Sutton Coldfield +3 3 £20,000 -11.11%
Shropshire -11 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Wolverhampton +7 2 £29,250 -44.28%
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Walsall - 1 £23,500 - 1
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 148 (54.21%) Windows
2 144 (52.75%) Linux
3 100 (36.63%) DNS
4 97 (35.53%) Active Directory
5 89 (32.60%) DHCP
6 86 (31.50%) Firewall
7 83 (30.40%) Microsoft
8 78 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 76 (27.84%) Cisco
9 76 (27.84%) VMware
10 75 (27.47%) LAN
11 69 (25.27%) MS Exchange
12 67 (24.54%) WAN
13 64 (23.44%) Unix
13 64 (23.44%) VPN
14 52 (19.05%) MS Excel
15 51 (18.68%) SQL
15 51 (18.68%) SQL Server
16 50 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
17 47 (17.22%) Software Engineering
18 46 (16.85%) ITIL
19 40 (14.65%) Finance
20 39 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
21 38 (13.92%) Data Centre
22 35 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
23 34 (12.45%) SSL
23 34 (12.45%) C
23 34 (12.45%) Windows Server 2012
24 33 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
24 33 (12.09%) HP

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 69 (25.27%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.96%) IIS
3 17 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (5.49%) JBoss
4 15 (5.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (5.49%) WebSphere
5 14 (5.13%) Apache
6 13 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.93%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.56%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.47%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.10%) MindAlign
11 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.37%) nginx
12 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 52 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 29 (10.62%) MS Office
3 4 (1.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (6.23%) assyst
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.76%) Mimecast
2 9 (3.30%) Office 365
3 8 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.93%) SaaS
4 7 (2.56%) IaaS
5 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.37%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 100 (36.63%) DNS
2 89 (32.60%) DHCP
3 86 (31.50%) Firewall
4 75 (27.47%) LAN
5 67 (24.54%) WAN
6 64 (23.44%) VPN
7 34 (12.45%) SSL
8 28 (10.26%) SAN
9 27 (9.89%) HTTP
10 26 (9.52%) VLAN
11 24 (8.79%) Network Security
11 24 (8.79%) SNMP
12 23 (8.42%) VoIP
12 23 (8.42%) Wireless
13 21 (7.69%) BGP
13 21 (7.69%) MPLS
14 20 (7.33%) Internet
15 17 (6.23%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (5.86%) SMTP
17 14 (5.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.86%) DB2
3 16 (5.86%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.73%) GIS
9 2 (0.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.30%) Selenium
2 8 (2.93%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.93%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.73%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.37%) JUnit
4 1 (0.37%) Log4j
4 1 (0.37%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (14.65%) Finance
2 24 (8.79%) Retail
3 19 (6.96%) Electronics
4 18 (6.59%) Telecoms
5 16 (5.86%) Banking
5 16 (5.86%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.83%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.83%) Publishing
8 3 (1.10%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.10%) Law
8 3 (1.10%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (20.88%) Analyst
2 37 (13.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 36 (13.19%) Support Analyst
4 34 (12.45%) Software Engineer
5 30 (10.99%) 3rd Line Support
6 23 (8.42%) Embedded Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 22 (8.06%) Support Engineer
8 19 (6.96%) Network Engineer
9 18 (6.59%) Linux Engineer
10 16 (5.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 16 (5.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 15 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support
12 14 (5.13%) Consultant
12 14 (5.13%) Exchange Engineer
12 14 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
13 13 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (4.76%) Embedded Linux Engineer
13 13 (4.76%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
13 13 (4.76%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.62%) HTML
2 16 (5.86%) XML
2 16 (5.86%) Yocto
3 14 (5.13%) Java EE
4 13 (4.76%) Node.js
4 13 (4.76%) Web Services
5 12 (4.40%) .NET
6 10 (3.66%) Middleware
7 9 (3.30%) WebSockets
8 8 (2.93%) Ajax
8 8 (2.93%) JSON
9 6 (2.20%) HTML5
10 4 (1.47%) 802.1X
10 4 (1.47%) HTML5 Canvas
10 4 (1.47%) LAPP Stack
11 3 (1.10%) CSS
11 3 (1.10%) Pthreads
12 2 (0.73%) FreeSWITCH
12 2 (0.73%) J2EE
13 1 (0.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.92%) Data Centre
2 33 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (9.89%) Physics
4 24 (8.79%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (6.59%) Mathematics
6 15 (5.49%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.66%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.66%) Data Structures
7 10 (3.66%) Device Driver
7 10 (3.66%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.30%) User Experience
9 8 (2.93%) PKI
9 8 (2.93%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (2.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (1.83%) Clustering
13 4 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (1.47%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.47%) Mobile App
14 3 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 148 (54.21%) Windows
2 144 (52.75%) Linux
3 78 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 64 (23.44%) Unix
5 39 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (12.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
8 19 (6.96%) Windows 7
9 16 (5.86%) SUSE
10 15 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (5.13%) Solaris
11 14 (5.13%) Windows 8
11 14 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (4.40%) Windows 10
13 6 (2.20%) AIX
14 3 (1.10%) CentOS
14 3 (1.10%) ThreadX
15 2 (0.73%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (17.22%) Software Engineering
2 46 (16.85%) ITIL
3 25 (9.16%) SOA
4 24 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (7.33%) Validation
6 19 (6.96%) High Availability
6 19 (6.96%) Open Source
7 18 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (6.59%) Presales
8 17 (6.23%) Scrum
8 17 (6.23%) SIEM
9 14 (5.13%) Change Control
9 14 (5.13%) Project Planning
10 13 (4.76%) Data Security
10 13 (4.76%) Time Management
11 11 (4.03%) Security Operations
12 10 (3.66%) Complexity Analysis
12 10 (3.66%) Functional Programming
12 10 (3.66%) Low Latency
12 10 (3.66%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.68%) SQL
2 34 (12.45%) C
3 29 (10.62%) Java
4 22 (8.06%) C++
4 22 (8.06%) Python
5 20 (7.33%) JavaScript
6 17 (6.23%) Bash Shell
6 17 (6.23%) C#
7 10 (3.66%) Clojure
7 10 (3.66%) Erlang
7 10 (3.66%) F#
7 10 (3.66%) Go
7 10 (3.66%) Haskell
7 10 (3.66%) Perl
8 9 (3.30%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.20%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.10%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.73%) PHP
11 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (9.52%) Degree
3 25 (9.16%) CCNA
4 16 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.76%) CCNP
6 12 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (4.40%) MCSA
6 12 (4.40%) MCSE
7 10 (3.66%) Security Cleared
8 9 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (2.93%) PhD
9 8 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.56%) CCIE
10 7 (2.56%) MCITP
11 6 (2.20%) CISSP
11 6 (2.20%) SANS
12 5 (1.83%) CCA
12 5 (1.83%) GCIA
12 5 (1.83%) GCIH
13 4 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.16%) SLA
2 3 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO22301
System Software
1 97 (35.53%) Active Directory
2 50 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (11.36%) vSphere
4 22 (8.06%) Hyper-V
5 14 (5.13%) XenApp
6 13 (4.76%) XenDesktop
7 11 (4.03%) Firmware
8 4 (1.47%) Docker
9 3 (1.10%) Sendmail
9 3 (1.10%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.73%) Kamailio
10 2 (0.73%) Snort
10 2 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.37%) NFS
11 1 (0.37%) Postfix
11 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.37%) RACF
11 1 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (9.16%) SCOM
2 23 (8.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 15 (5.49%) SCCM
4 9 (3.30%) Tivoli
5 7 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (2.20%) SCOrch
7 5 (1.83%) Nessus
8 4 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (1.47%) EdgeSight
8 4 (1.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (1.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (1.10%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (1.10%) WSUS
10 1 (0.37%) Cacti
10 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.37%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 83 (30.40%) Microsoft
2 76 (27.84%) Cisco
2 76 (27.84%) VMware
3 33 (12.09%) HP
4 26 (9.52%) Citrix
5 23 (8.42%) Symantec
6 18 (6.59%) Oracle
7 17 (6.23%) EMC
8 16 (5.86%) F5
9 15 (5.49%) Red Hat
10 13 (4.76%) IBM
11 9 (3.30%) Brocade
11 9 (3.30%) Meraki
11 9 (3.30%) Veeam
12 8 (2.93%) Juniper
12 8 (2.93%) SolarWinds
13 7 (2.56%) CheckPoint
13 7 (2.56%) SonicWALL
14 6 (2.20%) Draytek
14 6 (2.20%) SAP
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Erin Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + Company Vehicle + Mobile Phone
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £58,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great company + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
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Warwickshire
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Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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Hereford
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year
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Rugby
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Posted: 9 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
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West Midlands
Bioepic
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