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 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)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 84 84
Rank change year-on-year -13 0  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 23 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.23% 2.46% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.58% 16.08% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 32
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,950 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,500 £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 Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 268 367 272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.37% 15.31% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 210 291 230
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +9.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
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 Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 37 (56.06%) Linux
2 34 (51.52%) Windows
3 29 (43.94%) Unix
4 24 (36.36%) DNS
5 19 (28.79%) SQL
6 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 18 (27.27%) Firewall
7 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
7 16 (24.24%) Data Centre
8 15 (22.73%) Finance
9 14 (21.21%) Cisco
9 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
9 14 (21.21%) CCNA
9 14 (21.21%) Windows Server
10 13 (19.70%) CCNP
10 13 (19.70%) ITIL
10 13 (19.70%) DHCP
10 13 (19.70%) Network Security
11 12 (18.18%) SIEM
12 11 (16.67%) Change Control
12 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (15.15%) VMware
13 10 (15.15%) Information Security
14 9 (13.64%) CISSP
14 9 (13.64%) SSL
14 9 (13.64%) Java
14 9 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
14 9 (13.64%) Relational Database

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 6 (9.09%) JBoss
1 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.36%) DNS
2 18 (27.27%) Firewall
3 13 (19.70%) DHCP
3 13 (19.70%) Network Security
4 9 (13.64%) SSL
5 8 (12.12%) BGP
5 8 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (12.12%) LAN
5 8 (12.12%) OSPF
5 8 (12.12%) VoIP
5 8 (12.12%) WAN
6 7 (10.61%) VPN
7 6 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
7 6 (9.09%) SNMP
7 6 (9.09%) VoLTE
8 5 (7.58%) Multicast
9 4 (6.06%) Ethernet
9 4 (6.06%) Internet
9 4 (6.06%) MPLS
10 3 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.09%) DB2
4 5 (7.58%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.52%) Hudson
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.52%) JUnit
1 1 (1.52%) Log4j
1 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Retail
3 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.55%) Marketing
6 2 (3.03%) Multimedia
6 2 (3.03%) Publishing
7 1 (1.52%) Automotive
7 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (13.64%) Analyst
2 8 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (12.12%) Security Operations Specialist
2 8 (12.12%) Security Specialist
2 8 (12.12%) Support Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Consultant
3 6 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Open Source Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 6 (9.09%) VoIP Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.06%) Capacity Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Java Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) SOA Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) SOA Technical Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) XML
2 6 (9.09%) FreeSWITCH
2 6 (9.09%) HTML
3 5 (7.58%) Java EE
4 4 (6.06%) .NET
4 4 (6.06%) Node.js
5 3 (4.55%) Web Services
6 2 (3.03%) J2EE
6 2 (3.03%) SOAP
7 1 (1.52%) Apache OpenJPA
7 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.52%) CSS
7 1 (1.52%) JAXB
7 1 (1.52%) JAX-RPC
7 1 (1.52%) JMS
7 1 (1.52%) JSON
7 1 (1.52%) Middleware
7 1 (1.52%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.52%) RESTful
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.12%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) CESG
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.52%) Life Science
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.06%) Linux
2 34 (51.52%) Windows
3 29 (43.94%) Unix
4 14 (21.21%) Windows Server
5 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (10.61%) Solaris
7 4 (6.06%) AIX
8 3 (4.55%) SUSE
9 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) ITIL
2 12 (18.18%) SIEM
3 11 (16.67%) Change Control
4 10 (15.15%) Information Security
5 9 (13.64%) Security Operations
5 9 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (12.12%) Risk Management
6 8 (12.12%) Threat Detection
6 8 (12.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 7 (10.61%) High Availability
7 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.09%) Open Source
8 6 (9.09%) SOA
9 5 (7.58%) MVC
9 5 (7.58%) PRINCE
10 4 (6.06%) ITIL V3
10 4 (6.06%) Resource Management
10 4 (6.06%) Time Management
11 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) Perl
3 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.55%) PHP
4 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.03%) C
5 2 (3.03%) C#
5 2 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (21.21%) CCNA
3 13 (19.70%) CCNP
4 9 (13.64%) CISSP
5 8 (12.12%) CEH
5 8 (12.12%) CISM
5 8 (12.12%) GCIA
5 8 (12.12%) GCIH
5 8 (12.12%) GIAC
5 8 (12.12%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (12.12%) SANS
6 7 (10.61%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
8 3 (4.55%) PMP
9 2 (3.03%) MCSA
9 2 (3.03%) MCSE
10 1 (1.52%) CCDP
10 1 (1.52%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.52%) QA
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.09%) Kamailio
3 5 (7.58%) Docker
4 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) SCCM
1 4 (6.06%) SCOM
1 4 (6.06%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.52%) Cacti
2 1 (1.52%) Nagios
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) QRadar
2 1 (1.52%) SELinux
2 1 (1.52%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.21%) Cisco
3 10 (15.15%) VMware
4 8 (12.12%) Red Hat
5 6 (9.09%) BroadSoft
5 6 (9.09%) Oracle
6 5 (7.58%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.06%) F5
7 4 (6.06%) HP
7 4 (6.06%) Juniper
8 3 (4.55%) SAP
8 3 (4.55%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.55%) Zend
9 2 (3.03%) Google
9 2 (3.03%) NetApp
10 1 (1.52%) Citrix
10 1 (1.52%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.52%) IBM
10 1 (1.52%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.52%) Radware
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