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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 120 86 88
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +2
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 123 165 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.04% 2.80% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.24% 18.37% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 104 155 150
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,875 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +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
929 898 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.38% 15.25% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 763 813 715
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,645
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -30 47 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Coventry +20 24 £48,000 +20.00% 2
Staffordshire -16 12 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Herefordshire +4 11 £37,500 -18.91%
Warwickshire -4 11 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Worcestershire +6 5 £38,750 +3.33%
Shropshire -27 3 £22,000 -15.38%
Walsall -2 2 £30,000 +22.44% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £22,000 -
Solihull +8 1 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Willenhall - 1 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £33,500 -
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 147 (49.00%) Windows
2 111 (37.00%) Active Directory
2 111 (37.00%) Firewall
3 109 (36.33%) WAN
4 102 (34.00%) LAN
5 101 (33.67%) Cisco
6 100 (33.33%) Linux
7 93 (31.00%) DNS
8 89 (29.67%) VPN
9 84 (28.00%) Microsoft
10 83 (27.67%) VMware
11 81 (27.00%) Windows Server
12 76 (25.33%) DHCP
13 67 (22.33%) MS Exchange
14 59 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 55 (18.33%) Juniper
16 54 (18.00%) OSPF
16 54 (18.00%) BGP
17 52 (17.33%) Citrix
18 51 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 50 (16.67%) MS Excel
20 47 (15.67%) Windows Server 2012
21 44 (14.67%) Data Centre
22 43 (14.33%) Cisco Certification
23 42 (14.00%) ITIL
24 38 (12.67%) MS Office
25 36 (12.00%) Telecoms
25 36 (12.00%) Internet
26 35 (11.67%) SQL
27 34 (11.33%) SLA

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 67 (22.33%) MS Exchange
2 32 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.00%) Skype for Business
7 11 (3.67%) Apache
8 9 (3.00%) JBoss
8 9 (3.00%) WebSphere
8 9 (3.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (2.67%) Tomcat
10 6 (2.00%) nginx
10 6 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.67%) IIS
12 4 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.00%) MindAlign
14 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 50 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 38 (12.67%) MS Office
3 4 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (9.33%) assyst
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.00%) Office 365
2 16 (5.33%) Mimecast
3 14 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.67%) SaaS
5 7 (2.33%) IaaS
6 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 111 (37.00%) Firewall
2 109 (36.33%) WAN
3 102 (34.00%) LAN
4 93 (31.00%) DNS
5 89 (29.67%) VPN
6 76 (25.33%) DHCP
7 54 (18.00%) BGP
7 54 (18.00%) OSPF
8 36 (12.00%) Internet
9 34 (11.33%) MPLS
10 33 (11.00%) SAN
11 31 (10.33%) SSL
12 29 (9.67%) HTTP
13 28 (9.33%) Network Security
13 28 (9.33%) VoIP
14 25 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
14 25 (8.33%) EIGRP
15 21 (7.00%) Ethernet
15 21 (7.00%) Wireless
16 19 (6.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.67%) RDBMS
2 14 (4.67%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.00%) DB2
4 8 (2.67%) MySQL
5 7 (2.33%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.33%) VLDB
9 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (3.00%) Selenium
2 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.33%) Maven
3 1 (0.33%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.33%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.33%) Subversion
3 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 29 (9.67%) Finance
3 17 (5.67%) Retail
4 13 (4.33%) Manufacturing
5 12 (4.00%) Banking
5 12 (4.00%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.67%) Electronics
7 3 (1.00%) Games
7 3 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.67%) Back Office
8 2 (0.67%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.67%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (12.33%) Analyst
3 26 (8.67%) Support Engineer
4 22 (7.33%) Consultant
5 21 (7.00%) Software Engineer
5 21 (7.00%) Support Analyst
6 19 (6.33%) Network Engineer
7 18 (6.00%) Exchange Engineer
7 18 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
8 16 (5.33%) Embedded Engineer
8 16 (5.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 16 (5.33%) Implementation Engineer
8 16 (5.33%) IT Support
9 15 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (4.67%) Design Engineer
11 13 (4.33%) Citrix Engineer
11 13 (4.33%) Network Consultant
12 12 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (4.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.00%) HTML
2 19 (6.33%) .NET
3 17 (5.67%) XML
4 9 (3.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.00%) Java EE
5 8 (2.67%) Middleware
6 7 (2.33%) JSON
6 7 (2.33%) Node.js
7 6 (2.00%) Ajax
7 6 (2.00%) CSS
7 6 (2.00%) WebSockets
8 5 (1.67%) EDI
8 5 (1.67%) JMS
8 5 (1.67%) Web Services
9 4 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.33%) DHTML
9 4 (1.33%) JDBC
9 4 (1.33%) JSP
9 4 (1.33%) Visualforce
10 3 (1.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.67%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.67%) Clustering
6 10 (3.33%) Physics
7 9 (3.00%) Algorithms
7 9 (3.00%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.00%) Fat Client
7 9 (3.00%) Thin Client
7 9 (3.00%) User Experience
8 8 (2.67%) PKI
9 7 (2.33%) Device Driver
9 7 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (1.67%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.67%) iPad
11 5 (1.67%) Life Science
11 5 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 147 (49.00%) Windows
2 100 (33.33%) Linux
3 81 (27.00%) Windows Server
4 59 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (15.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (11.00%) Unix
7 31 (10.33%) Windows 7
8 29 (9.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (9.33%) Windows 8
10 25 (8.33%) Windows XP
11 19 (6.33%) Windows 10
12 17 (5.67%) Embedded Linux
13 9 (3.00%) Solaris
13 9 (3.00%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.33%) Windows Vista
15 3 (1.00%) CentOS
15 3 (1.00%) SUSE
16 1 (0.33%) Android
16 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (14.00%) ITIL
2 29 (9.67%) Validation
3 25 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 18 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (5.67%) Network Design
6 16 (5.33%) Change Control
7 15 (5.00%) High Availability
8 14 (4.67%) Presales
9 13 (4.33%) Network Architecture
9 13 (4.33%) Security Operations
10 12 (4.00%) Open Source
10 12 (4.00%) Time Management
11 11 (3.67%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (3.67%) Service Management
12 10 (3.33%) Network Management
12 10 (3.33%) Project Management
12 10 (3.33%) SOA
13 9 (3.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (3.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.67%) SQL
2 32 (10.67%) C
3 30 (10.00%) Java
4 25 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 20 (6.67%) C#
6 11 (3.67%) Python
7 9 (3.00%) C++
7 9 (3.00%) Clojure
7 9 (3.00%) Erlang
7 9 (3.00%) Haskell
7 9 (3.00%) Tcl
8 8 (2.67%) Go
8 8 (2.67%) Scala
9 7 (2.33%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.33%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.00%) Perl
11 3 (1.00%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.00%) VBA
12 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (14.33%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (11.00%) Degree
3 25 (8.33%) CCNP
4 22 (7.33%) CCNA
5 15 (5.00%) CCIE
6 14 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.67%) MCSA
8 6 (2.00%) HND
9 5 (1.67%) MCSE
10 4 (1.33%) APMP
10 4 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.00%) HNC
11 3 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.00%) MCP
11 3 (1.00%) PMP
12 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (11.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 111 (37.00%) Active Directory
2 51 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (11.00%) vSphere
4 27 (9.00%) XenApp
5 24 (8.00%) Hyper-V
6 22 (7.33%) XenDesktop
7 10 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.67%) NFS
10 5 (1.67%) ProxySG
10 5 (1.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (1.33%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.00%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.67%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.33%) Firmware
14 1 (0.33%) Snort
14 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 29 (9.67%) SCOM
2 18 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (4.00%) EdgeSight
4 7 (2.33%) SCCM
5 5 (1.67%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.67%) Nessus
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (1.33%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.33%) Data Guard
6 4 (1.33%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.67%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.67%) Simpana
9 1 (0.33%) Cacti
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 101 (33.67%) Cisco
2 84 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 83 (27.67%) VMware
4 55 (18.33%) Juniper
5 52 (17.33%) Citrix
6 23 (7.67%) Symantec
7 18 (6.00%) CheckPoint
8 16 (5.33%) Oracle
8 16 (5.33%) Veeam
9 13 (4.33%) Intel Security
10 12 (4.00%) AppSense
10 12 (4.00%) HP
11 11 (3.67%) Ericsson
11 11 (3.67%) Redback
12 9 (3.00%) EMC
12 9 (3.00%) Red Hat
12 9 (3.00%) ServiceNow
12 9 (3.00%) Sophos
13 8 (2.67%) F5
14 6 (2.00%) Avaya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago