Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 54 52
Rank change year-on-year -27 -2 +16
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 38 36 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.85% 3.83% 5.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.89% 23.23% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 65
Dorset median annual salary £36,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £19,600 £28,000
90th Percentile £44,125 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -6.67%

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 225 155 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 16.89% 16.49% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 187 138 141
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,950 £24,475 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 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
Poole 0 21 £38,500 +54.00% 3
Bournemouth -25 13 £43,750 +25.00% 2
Wimborne +1 1 £21,500 -42.67%
Blandford Forum - 1 £23,000 -
Wareham - 1 £21,000 -
TCP/IP
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Dorset region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 27 (71.05%) Windows
1 27 (71.05%) DNS
2 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 23 (60.53%) Hyper-V
4 18 (47.37%) VPN
4 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
4 18 (47.37%) VMware
5 17 (44.74%) Citrix
6 16 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 15 (39.47%) Firewall
8 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
9 13 (34.21%) SAN
9 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (34.21%) Office 365
10 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (31.58%) SQL
11 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (28.95%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
13 9 (23.68%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (23.68%) DDNS
13 9 (23.68%) Clustering
14 8 (21.05%) IIS
14 8 (21.05%) NAS
15 7 (18.42%) SCCM

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 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (21.05%) IIS
4 7 (18.42%) Apache
5 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
6 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
7 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (34.21%) Office 365
2 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (13.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (71.05%) DNS
2 18 (47.37%) VPN
3 15 (39.47%) Firewall
4 13 (34.21%) SAN
5 11 (28.95%) Remote Desktop
6 9 (23.68%) DDNS
7 8 (21.05%) NAS
8 5 (13.16%) Reverse Proxy
8 5 (13.16%) Skype
9 4 (10.53%) DHCP
9 4 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (7.89%) LAN
10 3 (7.89%) Wireless
11 2 (5.26%) SSL
11 2 (5.26%) WAN
12 1 (2.63%) IPv4
12 1 (2.63%) NFC
12 1 (2.63%) RS-232
12 1 (2.63%) VLAN
12 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) IT Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (15.79%) Support Technician
3 6 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Designer
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Designer
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technician
5 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) IT Support
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) IT Technician
7 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) BYOD
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (18.42%) IT Strategy
3 5 (13.16%) Identity Management
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (7.89%) Storage Virtualisation
4 3 (7.89%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (5.26%) Change Control
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.63%) Data Encryption
6 1 (2.63%) Data Privacy
6 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) People Management
6 1 (2.63%) Server Building
6 1 (2.63%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (23.68%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.26%) MCSA
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 23 (60.53%) Hyper-V
3 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.16%) XenApp
5 4 (10.53%) vSphere
6 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.63%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) SCCM
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 18 (47.37%) VMware
3 17 (44.74%) Citrix
4 7 (18.42%) SolarWinds
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) EMC
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle
6 3 (7.89%) SonicWALL
6 3 (7.89%) Veeam
7 1 (2.63%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) MikroTik
7 1 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec