The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for TCP/IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 10 34
Rank change year-on-year -9 +24  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 14 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 10.45% 16.04% 5.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 44.78% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 11
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.81% +13.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £29,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,421 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.87% +5.12%  

TCP/IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 21 67 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 15.67% 35.83% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 66 51
Median salary £47,500 £67,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.10% +45.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Bedford

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Bedford.

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Bedford

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Bedford over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bedford region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 33 (80.49%) LAN
1 33 (80.49%) WAN
1 33 (80.49%) Cisco
1 33 (80.49%) Cisco Certification
1 33 (80.49%) Cisco Nexus
2 32 (78.05%) CCNP
3 28 (68.29%) Network Management
4 19 (46.34%) DHCP
5 18 (43.90%) FTP
5 18 (43.90%) VPN
5 18 (43.90%) DNS
5 18 (43.90%) IPv4
5 18 (43.90%) CCIE
5 18 (43.90%) VoIP
5 18 (43.90%) ITIL
5 18 (43.90%) CheckPoint
5 18 (43.90%) Wireless
5 18 (43.90%) SolarWinds
5 18 (43.90%) VLAN
6 17 (41.46%) Problem Management
7 16 (39.02%) Firewall
8 15 (36.59%) CCSA
8 15 (36.59%) OSPF
8 15 (36.59%) BGP
8 15 (36.59%) Wireshark
8 15 (36.59%) tcpdump
8 15 (36.59%) CCSE
8 15 (36.59%) Spanning Tree
9 14 (34.15%) Network Security
9 14 (34.15%) CCDP

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 3 (7.32%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Visio
2 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 33 (80.49%) Cisco Nexus
1 33 (80.49%) LAN
1 33 (80.49%) WAN
2 19 (46.34%) DHCP
3 18 (43.90%) DNS
3 18 (43.90%) FTP
3 18 (43.90%) IPv4
3 18 (43.90%) VLAN
3 18 (43.90%) VoIP
3 18 (43.90%) VPN
3 18 (43.90%) Wireless
4 16 (39.02%) Firewall
5 15 (36.59%) BGP
5 15 (36.59%) OSPF
5 15 (36.59%) Spanning Tree
5 15 (36.59%) tcpdump
5 15 (36.59%) Wireshark
6 14 (34.15%) Network Security
7 5 (12.20%) BIG-IP
8 3 (7.32%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.32%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Consultant
1 13 (31.71%) Network Consultant
2 12 (29.27%) Network Security Consultant
2 12 (29.27%) Security Consultant
3 9 (21.95%) Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Network Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Check Point Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Cisco Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Leader
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Network Manager
6 5 (12.20%) Network Operations Manager
6 5 (12.20%) Operations Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Network Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Telephony Manager
8 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Yocto
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (31.71%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.32%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Network Management
2 18 (43.90%) ITIL
3 17 (41.46%) Problem Management
4 13 (31.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
5 8 (19.51%) Presales
6 6 (14.63%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
7 3 (7.32%) Physics
7 3 (7.32%) Scrum
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) Time Management
8 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.44%) Change Control
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.32%) C++
2 3 (7.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (80.49%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (78.05%) CCNP
3 18 (43.90%) CCIE
4 15 (36.59%) CCSA
4 15 (36.59%) CCSE
5 14 (34.15%) CCDP
6 3 (7.32%) Degree
6 3 (7.32%) PhD
7 2 (4.88%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.44%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Firmware
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) Cisco
2 18 (43.90%) CheckPoint
2 18 (43.90%) SolarWinds
3 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.51%) F5
5 5 (12.20%) CA
6 3 (7.32%) Mitel
6 3 (7.32%) Riverbed
6 3 (7.32%) VMware
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle
8 1 (2.44%) Veeam