The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 41 56
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 29 49 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.80% 5.38% 3.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.22% 33.56% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 36
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £62,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.40% +6.00%  

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 90 146 185
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 14.90% 16.03% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 74 137 153
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Bedfordshire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Bedfordshire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Luton +5 13 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Bedford +14 11 £40,000 -22.70% 2
Dunstable -12 1 £40,000 -23.80%
TCP/IP
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 26 (52.00%) Cisco
1 26 (52.00%) Firewall
2 23 (46.00%) LAN
2 23 (46.00%) WAN
2 23 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (46.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (40.00%) Linux
4 19 (38.00%) Windows
5 18 (36.00%) CCNP
5 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (36.00%) Network Management
6 17 (34.00%) CheckPoint
6 17 (34.00%) ITIL
7 15 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 13 (26.00%) Wireshark
8 13 (26.00%) tcpdump
8 13 (26.00%) Spanning Tree
8 13 (26.00%) DHCP
8 13 (26.00%) OSPF
8 13 (26.00%) BGP
8 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (26.00%) CCSE
9 12 (24.00%) CCSA
9 12 (24.00%) VPN
9 12 (24.00%) DNS
10 10 (20.00%) VoIP
10 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (20.00%) Wireless
10 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 9 (18.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (52.00%) Firewall
2 23 (46.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 23 (46.00%) LAN
2 23 (46.00%) WAN
3 13 (26.00%) BGP
3 13 (26.00%) DHCP
3 13 (26.00%) OSPF
3 13 (26.00%) Spanning Tree
3 13 (26.00%) tcpdump
3 13 (26.00%) Wireshark
4 12 (24.00%) DNS
4 12 (24.00%) VPN
5 10 (20.00%) VoIP
5 10 (20.00%) Wireless
6 9 (18.00%) Network Security
7 8 (16.00%) FTP
7 8 (16.00%) IPv4
7 8 (16.00%) VLAN
8 4 (8.00%) H.323
8 4 (8.00%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.00%) Electronics
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Analyst
1 9 (18.00%) IT Engineer
1 9 (18.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 9 (18.00%) Security Engineer
1 9 (18.00%) SIEM Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Consultant
2 7 (14.00%) Network Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Network Consultant
2 7 (14.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 7 (14.00%) Security Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Network Operations Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Telephony Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Check Point Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Embedded Developer
5 4 (8.00%) IT Support
5 4 (8.00%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Yocto
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.00%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (18.00%) Driving Licence
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Linux
2 19 (38.00%) Windows
3 15 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
4 9 (18.00%) Mac OS X
5 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.00%) Debian
7 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.00%) AIX
8 1 (2.00%) Solaris
8 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Network Management
2 17 (34.00%) ITIL
3 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (18.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 9 (18.00%) Data Protection
4 9 (18.00%) DRM
4 9 (18.00%) Identity Access Management
4 9 (18.00%) Information Security
4 9 (18.00%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Security Architecture
4 9 (18.00%) Security Operations
4 9 (18.00%) SIEM
4 9 (18.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (18.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (14.00%) Presales
5 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) Python
3 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) Bourne shell
4 1 (2.00%) C-shell
4 1 (2.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (36.00%) CCNP
3 13 (26.00%) CCSE
4 12 (24.00%) CCSA
5 9 (18.00%) CCDP
5 9 (18.00%) CISM
5 9 (18.00%) CISSP
6 8 (16.00%) CCIE
6 8 (16.00%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (12.00%) CCNA
8 4 (8.00%) Degree
8 4 (8.00%) MCP
8 4 (8.00%) PhD
9 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (18.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) Firmware
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Cisco
2 17 (34.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.00%) Apple
4 9 (18.00%) Forcepoint
5 8 (16.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (8.00%) F5
6 4 (8.00%) Mitel
6 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.00%) Riverbed
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle
7 3 (6.00%) VMware
8 2 (4.00%) Citrix
8 2 (4.00%) Veeam
9 1 (2.00%) arcserve
9 1 (2.00%) BMC
9 1 (2.00%) CA
9 1 (2.00%) Thales
9 1 (2.00%) VocaLink
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago