Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 55 54
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 21 57 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.34% 3.92% 4.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.91% 27.01% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 108 115
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £23,100
90th Percentile £55,000 £67,500 £62,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

TCP/IP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 151 211 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 16.83% 14.50% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 137 167 276
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - +23.46%
10th Percentile £23,050 £28,900 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,750 £67,500 £68,125
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +8 3 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Bedford -10 2 £55,000 +12.24% 2
Dunstable -5 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Shefford - 1 £42,500 - 2
TCP/IP
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 13 (61.90%) GIAC
1 13 (61.90%) GCFA
1 13 (61.90%) Digital Forensics
1 13 (61.90%) Memory Management
1 13 (61.90%) CREST Certified
1 13 (61.90%) GCFE
1 13 (61.90%) EnCase
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (14.29%) F5
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (9.52%) SIEM
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS

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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) BGP
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) OSPF
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) DWDM
4 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.76%) HSRP
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
4 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Forensic Investigator
2 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) SIEM Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
3 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) JSON
1 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.76%) iSeries
2 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Digital Forensics
1 13 (61.90%) Memory Management
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) DRM
4 2 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Security Operations
4 2 (9.52%) SIEM
4 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) Ruby
1 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) CREST Certified
1 13 (61.90%) GCFA
1 13 (61.90%) GCFE
1 13 (61.90%) GIAC
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) CCDP
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CCSE
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) EnCase
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 3 (14.29%) F5
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Apple
3 2 (9.52%) Forcepoint
3 2 (9.52%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.76%) Clearswift
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Nokia
4 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy
4 1 (4.76%) VMware