Period
to 14 December 2017

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

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 66 70
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 46 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.72% 3.63% 3.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.77% 22.84% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 41
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £28,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -28.21% +34.48%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,500 £48,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +15.38%

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 Dorset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 202 162 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 16.33% 15.91% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 175 152 254
Dorset median annual salary £36,500 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.01% +6.43% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £20,325
90th Percentile £57,000 £54,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% - -

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Dorset

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Dorset

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Dorset over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Dorset

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
Bournemouth +16 21 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Weymouth - 6 - -
Dorchester +4 5 £60,000 +152.63%
Poole -27 2 £25,000 -33.33%
Wimborne - 2 £37,500 -
Ferndown - 1 £29,250 - 1
TCP/IP
South West

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

1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
3 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
3 15 (32.61%) Citrix
3 15 (32.61%) Java
3 15 (32.61%) VMware
3 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
5 12 (26.09%) SAN
5 12 (26.09%) SQL
6 11 (23.91%) VoIP
6 11 (23.91%) DNS
7 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
7 10 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (19.57%) C++
8 9 (19.57%) Firewall
8 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
9 8 (17.39%) SolarWinds
9 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 8 (17.39%) RTCP
9 8 (17.39%) RTP
9 8 (17.39%) ISDN
9 8 (17.39%) C
9 8 (17.39%) Linux
10 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (15.22%) MATLAB

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.87%) Apache
3 5 (10.87%) IIS
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) SAN
2 11 (23.91%) DNS
2 11 (23.91%) VoIP
3 9 (19.57%) Firewall
4 8 (17.39%) ISDN
4 8 (17.39%) RTCP
4 8 (17.39%) RTP
5 7 (15.22%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (13.04%) DDNS
6 6 (13.04%) NAS
6 6 (13.04%) Network Security
7 5 (10.87%) WAN
8 4 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (6.52%) DHCP
9 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
10 2 (4.35%) LAN
11 1 (2.17%) RS-485
11 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (4.35%) MSTest
2 2 (4.35%) NUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Ranorex
2 2 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Software Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Java Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Java Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) IT Support
5 5 (10.87%) Security Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) IT Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) OpenMP
2 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
3 7 (15.22%) Acoustics
3 7 (15.22%) Algorithms
4 6 (13.04%) Public Cloud
5 5 (10.87%) Clustering
6 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
5 8 (17.39%) Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
2 7 (15.22%) Multithreading
2 7 (15.22%) Security Management
2 7 (15.22%) Signal Processing
3 6 (13.04%) Concurrent Programming
3 6 (13.04%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (13.04%) OO
3 6 (13.04%) Parallel Programming
3 6 (13.04%) UML
3 6 (13.04%) Validation
4 5 (10.87%) Threat Intelligence
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.52%) Presales
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) SIEM
5 3 (6.52%) Time Management
6 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.35%) TDD
6 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) Java
2 12 (26.09%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) C++
4 8 (17.39%) C
5 7 (15.22%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) CCEA
4 3 (6.52%) VCP5
4 3 (6.52%) VCP6
4 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) HNC
5 1 (2.17%) HND
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) DO-178B
1 6 (13.04%) MIL-STD-498
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (10.87%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.35%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Citrix
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
1 15 (32.61%) VMware
2 8 (17.39%) SolarWinds
3 6 (13.04%) Intel
4 3 (6.52%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.35%) EMC
5 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
5 2 (4.35%) Veeam
6 1 (2.17%) AppSense
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Webroot