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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 90 85 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 159 161 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.72% 2.95% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.63% 17.77% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 150 152 138
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
902 906 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.43% 16.60% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 808 738 795
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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 64 £40,000 +12.67% 3
Staffordshire +7 27 £50,000 +100.00% 2
Warwickshire -10 25 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Shropshire -1 14 £27,250 -6.03% 1
Worcestershire +1 9 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Solihull +8 8 £31,250 +32.97% 1
Coventry -32 5 £40,000 +8.10% 6
Herefordshire - 3 £46,250 - 1
Walsall - 2 £24,500 - 1
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

1 168 (60.22%) Windows
2 120 (43.01%) Active Directory
3 108 (38.71%) DNS
4 102 (36.56%) Microsoft
5 91 (32.62%) Firewall
6 90 (32.26%) LAN
7 88 (31.54%) VMware
8 87 (31.18%) WAN
9 86 (30.82%) MS Exchange
10 82 (29.39%) Cisco
11 72 (25.81%) Linux
11 72 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 71 (25.45%) DHCP
13 66 (23.66%) Citrix
14 65 (23.30%) VPN
15 60 (21.51%) MS Excel
16 59 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
17 54 (19.35%) Finance
18 52 (18.64%) ITIL
19 51 (18.28%) SQL Server
20 50 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
21 48 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
21 48 (17.20%) CCNA
22 47 (16.85%) SAN
23 46 (16.49%) SQL
23 46 (16.49%) UNIX
23 46 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
24 42 (15.05%) Java
25 40 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
26 37 (13.26%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 86 (30.82%) MS Exchange
2 37 (13.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (6.09%) SharePoint
5 16 (5.73%) WebSphere
5 16 (5.73%) WebSphere Application Server
5 16 (5.73%) JBoss
6 15 (5.38%) IIS
7 14 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (3.23%) Apache
10 5 (1.79%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.08%) Lync
11 3 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.72%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.72%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 60 (21.51%) MS Excel
2 37 (13.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.23%) Office 365
2 4 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (1.43%) CloudFront
2 4 (1.43%) Amazon S3
2 4 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.43%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (0.72%) SaaS
3 2 (0.72%) Trello
4 1 (0.36%) PaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 108 (38.71%) DNS
2 91 (32.62%) Firewall
3 90 (32.26%) LAN
4 87 (31.18%) WAN
5 71 (25.45%) DHCP
6 65 (23.30%) VPN
7 47 (16.85%) SAN
8 37 (13.26%) Internet
9 32 (11.47%) OSPF
9 32 (11.47%) BGP
10 27 (9.68%) Wireless
11 25 (8.96%) Wi-Fi
11 25 (8.96%) VLAN
11 25 (8.96%) VoIP
12 22 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (6.45%) SSL
13 18 (6.45%) MPLS
14 17 (6.09%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (5.73%) EIGRP
16 15 (5.38%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.73%) DB2
2 16 (5.73%) MySQL
2 16 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (5.73%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (5.38%) RDBMS
4 12 (4.30%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.43%) Riak
6 4 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.08%) RavenDB
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (2.15%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.43%) Hudson
4 2 (0.72%) PVCS
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.36%) NUnit
General
1 54 (19.35%) Finance
2 29 (10.39%) Telecoms
3 22 (7.89%) Banking
4 17 (6.09%) Retail
5 15 (5.38%) Retail Banking
6 11 (3.94%) Marketing
7 6 (2.15%) German Language
8 5 (1.79%) Games
9 4 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.43%) Electronics
10 3 (1.08%) Publishing
10 3 (1.08%) Legal
10 3 (1.08%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.72%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.72%) Local Government
11 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.36%) Automotive
12 1 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 38 (13.62%) Analyst
2 36 (12.90%) Support Engineer
2 36 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (9.68%) Consultant
3 27 (9.68%) Network Engineer
4 23 (8.24%) Software Engineer
5 16 (5.73%) Team Leader
6 15 (5.38%) Developer
7 13 (4.66%) Administrator
7 13 (4.66%) 1st Line Support
7 13 (4.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 12 (4.30%) Support Analyst
8 12 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (3.94%) Help Desk Analyst
9 11 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (3.58%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (3.58%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (3.58%) IT Support
11 9 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.39%) HTML
2 24 (8.60%) XML
3 19 (6.81%) Middleware
4 16 (5.73%) Java EE
4 16 (5.73%) .NET
5 6 (2.15%) Spring
6 5 (1.79%) MSMQ
7 4 (1.43%) CSS
7 4 (1.43%) HTML5
7 4 (1.43%) Memcached
8 3 (1.08%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (1.08%) JMS
8 3 (1.08%) J2EE
8 3 (1.08%) jQuery
9 2 (0.72%) SOAP
9 2 (0.72%) Web Services
10 1 (0.36%) MFC
10 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.36%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.94%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.58%) EqualLogic
5 10 (3.58%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.23%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.87%) Clustering
7 8 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.87%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.43%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.08%) FMCG
9 3 (1.08%) Replication
9 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.08%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.72%) IVR
10 2 (0.72%) User Experience
10 2 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.36%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 168 (60.22%) Windows
2 72 (25.81%) Linux
2 72 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (16.49%) UNIX
5 40 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (10.39%) Windows 8
7 21 (7.53%) Windows XP
7 21 (7.53%) Windows 7
8 9 (3.23%) Solaris
9 8 (2.87%) Apple iOS
10 7 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.15%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (1.43%) CentOS
14 2 (0.72%) AIX
14 2 (0.72%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.36%) OS/400
15 1 (0.36%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (18.64%) ITIL
2 26 (9.32%) Software Engineering
3 22 (7.89%) Time Management
3 22 (7.89%) High Availability
4 20 (7.17%) Service Delivery
5 16 (5.73%) SOA
6 14 (5.02%) Functional Programming
6 14 (5.02%) Multithreading
7 13 (4.66%) Incident Management
8 12 (4.30%) E-Commerce
8 12 (4.30%) Load Balancing
9 11 (3.94%) Project Management
9 11 (3.94%) Information Security
10 10 (3.58%) Low Latency
11 9 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (2.87%) SIEM
12 8 (2.87%) Change Control
12 8 (2.87%) Server Building
13 7 (2.51%) Workflow
13 7 (2.51%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.49%) SQL
2 42 (15.05%) Java
3 29 (10.39%) C++
4 28 (10.04%) C#
5 19 (6.81%) C
6 14 (5.02%) Erlang
7 11 (3.94%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.94%) PHP
8 10 (3.58%) Scala
8 10 (3.58%) Haskell
9 9 (3.23%) JavaScript
10 8 (2.87%) VB
11 6 (2.15%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.15%) Perl
12 4 (1.43%) VC++
12 4 (1.43%) Python
12 4 (1.43%) Ruby
13 3 (1.08%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.08%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 59 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (17.20%) CCNA
3 35 (12.54%) MCSE
4 33 (11.83%) CCNP
5 23 (8.24%) MCITP
6 22 (7.89%) Degree
6 22 (7.89%) MCSA
7 13 (4.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (3.94%) MCTS
9 8 (2.87%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.51%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (2.15%) CCDP
11 6 (2.15%) CCA
12 5 (1.79%) CCIE
12 5 (1.79%) CCSA
12 5 (1.79%) CCSE
12 5 (1.79%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (1.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.38%) SLA
2 9 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.72%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 120 (43.01%) Active Directory
2 46 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (10.04%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.66%) XenApp
5 10 (3.58%) vSphere
5 10 (3.58%) Terminal Server
6 5 (1.79%) Terminal Services
6 5 (1.79%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (1.43%) Varnish
8 3 (1.08%) XenServer
9 2 (0.72%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.72%) MetaFrame
9 2 (0.72%) Snort
10 1 (0.36%) Xen
10 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.36%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (4.30%) SCCM
2 8 (2.87%) SCOM
3 6 (2.15%) MOM
3 6 (2.15%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.43%) SELinux
5 3 (1.08%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.72%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.36%) Nagios
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.36%) Nessus
7 1 (0.36%) WMI
7 1 (0.36%) WSUS
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.36%) Ionix
Vendors
1 102 (36.56%) Microsoft
2 88 (31.54%) VMware
3 82 (29.39%) Cisco
4 66 (23.66%) Citrix
5 27 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 26 (9.32%) Oracle
7 22 (7.89%) HP
8 16 (5.73%) Dell
9 11 (3.94%) Red Hat
9 11 (3.94%) Veeam
10 9 (3.23%) Apple
10 9 (3.23%) IBM
11 7 (2.51%) Avaya
11 7 (2.51%) Symantec
11 7 (2.51%) Barracuda Networks
12 6 (2.15%) Juniper
12 6 (2.15%) EMC
13 5 (1.79%) F5
14 4 (1.43%) Splunk
14 4 (1.43%) Red Gate
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rizz Search & Selection
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Malvern
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hereford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Walsall
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago