Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 134 117
Rank change year-on-year -11 -17 -9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 39 61 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.11% 1.60% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.50% 10.83% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 84
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% +13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,000 £60,875
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +5.48% +4.29%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 600 563 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.01% 14.76% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 410 426 476
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,975 £25,750 £24,044
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Birmingham

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Birmingham

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Birmingham over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Linux
3 15 (38.46%) Unix
4 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 11 (28.21%) BGP
5 11 (28.21%) MPLS
5 11 (28.21%) OSPF
5 11 (28.21%) RAD
6 10 (25.64%) LAN
6 10 (25.64%) WAN
6 10 (25.64%) SSL
6 10 (25.64%) SLA
6 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
7 9 (23.08%) Network Management
7 9 (23.08%) Firewall
7 9 (23.08%) HP
7 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 8 (20.51%) HTML
8 8 (20.51%) SOA
8 8 (20.51%) HNC
8 8 (20.51%) HND
8 8 (20.51%) Solaris
8 8 (20.51%) Juniper
8 8 (20.51%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 8 (20.51%) Nokia
8 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
8 8 (20.51%) Cisco
8 8 (20.51%) Sun

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 7 (17.95%) JBoss
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Office 365
2 4 (10.26%) SaaS
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.13%) IaaS
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) BGP
1 11 (28.21%) MPLS
1 11 (28.21%) OSPF
2 10 (25.64%) LAN
2 10 (25.64%) SSL
2 10 (25.64%) WAN
3 9 (23.08%) Firewall
4 8 (20.51%) DSL
4 8 (20.51%) DWDM
4 8 (20.51%) SHDSL
5 7 (17.95%) DHCP
5 7 (17.95%) DNS
5 7 (17.95%) VLAN
6 6 (15.38%) Network Security
6 6 (15.38%) VPN
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.69%) Cisco Firepower
8 3 (7.69%) FWSM
8 3 (7.69%) Internet
8 3 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) DB2
3 5 (12.82%) MySQL
4 3 (7.69%) Big Data
5 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.56%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) NUnit
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (2.56%) Games
1 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.56%) Retail
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) NOC Technician
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Java Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Java Technical Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Security Architect
4 4 (10.26%) SOA Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco Security Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Network Design Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) HTML
2 7 (17.95%) Java EE
2 7 (17.95%) XML
3 6 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (5.13%) .NET
4 2 (5.13%) Drools
4 2 (5.13%) JRules
4 2 (5.13%) WSH
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.56%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) Node.js
5 1 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Clustering
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) PKI
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Linux
3 15 (38.46%) Unix
4 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
5 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (20.51%) Solaris
6 8 (20.51%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) RAD
2 9 (23.08%) Network Management
3 8 (20.51%) Performance Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) SOA
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) High Availability
5 5 (12.82%) Network Design
5 5 (12.82%) Wireframes
5 5 (12.82%) Workflow
6 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.69%) Presales
7 3 (7.69%) SIEM
7 3 (7.69%) Software Optimisation
7 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) Java
2 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
2 4 (10.26%) Python
2 4 (10.26%) Ruby
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) VBScript
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
1 8 (20.51%) HNC
1 8 (20.51%) HND
2 4 (10.26%) CCNP
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.26%) RHCSA
3 3 (7.69%) CCDP
3 3 (7.69%) CCSE
3 3 (7.69%) CISSP
3 3 (7.69%) IISP
3 3 (7.69%) ISSAP
3 3 (7.69%) JNCIP
3 3 (7.69%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (5.13%) RHCE
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) CREST Certified
5 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.56%) MCSD
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) GDPR
3 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) QRadar
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 9 (23.08%) HP
3 8 (20.51%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 8 (20.51%) Cisco
3 8 (20.51%) Juniper
3 8 (20.51%) Nokia
3 8 (20.51%) Sun
3 8 (20.51%) Telindus
3 8 (20.51%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.95%) Oracle
5 4 (10.26%) Fortinet
6 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.69%) IBM
6 3 (7.69%) LogRhythm
6 3 (7.69%) Palo Alto
6 3 (7.69%) Splunk
6 3 (7.69%) Tufin
7 2 (5.13%) Citrix
7 2 (5.13%) ILOG