Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 119 70
Rank change year-on-year +10 -49 +9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 367 315 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.85% 2.55% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.55% 16.06% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 300 306 492
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.71% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,225 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,218 1,962 2,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.22% 15.90% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,743 1,530 2,172
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.65%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in the East of England

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in the East of England

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in the East of England

TCP/IP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Hertfordshire +36 183 £60,000 +84.62% 19
Cambridgeshire -48 89 £45,000 +5.88% 46
Suffolk +11 29 £45,000 +55.17% 3
Essex -11 27 £27,500 -16.67% 9
Bedfordshire -2 23 £49,000 -2.00% 3
Norfolk +17 15 £35,000 -25.53% 3
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 203 (55.31%) Linux
2 194 (52.86%) Windows
3 178 (48.50%) DNS
4 139 (37.87%) Microsoft
5 136 (37.06%) Python
6 127 (34.60%) DHCP
7 97 (26.43%) Firewall
8 92 (25.07%) Windows Server
9 89 (24.25%) Software Engineering
10 87 (23.71%) Active Directory
11 82 (22.34%) VMware
12 74 (20.16%) Degree
12 74 (20.16%) Computer Science
13 73 (19.89%) Amazon AWS
14 70 (19.07%) DevOps
15 68 (18.53%) Data Centre
15 68 (18.53%) Puppet
16 61 (16.62%) Mathematics
17 57 (15.53%) Problem-Solving
18 56 (15.26%) Microsoft Azure
19 55 (14.99%) Bash Shell
19 55 (14.99%) LAN
19 55 (14.99%) ITIL
20 54 (14.71%) WAN
20 54 (14.71%) MS Exchange
21 53 (14.44%) Management Information System
22 52 (14.17%) SQL
22 52 (14.17%) VPN
22 52 (14.17%) VMware Infrastructure
22 52 (14.17%) PowerShell

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 54 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 34 (9.26%) OpenStack
3 16 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (3.54%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (2.18%) Apache
8 7 (1.91%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.36%) Confluence
9 5 (1.36%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.36%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.09%) IIS
11 3 (0.82%) CMS
11 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.82%) nginx
12 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (10.90%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 9 (2.45%) SAP R/3
3 5 (1.36%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 73 (19.89%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (15.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (13.08%) Office 365
4 19 (5.18%) SaaS
5 17 (4.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (4.36%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (3.54%) GitHub
8 12 (3.27%) IaaS
9 10 (2.72%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (2.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 9 (2.45%) Google App Engine
10 9 (2.45%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.54%) Amazon Glacier
11 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudTrail
11 2 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 178 (48.50%) DNS
2 127 (34.60%) DHCP
3 97 (26.43%) Firewall
4 55 (14.99%) LAN
5 54 (14.71%) WAN
6 52 (14.17%) VPN
7 41 (11.17%) VLAN
8 39 (10.63%) SAN
9 31 (8.45%) Wi-Fi
10 28 (7.63%) SNMP
11 26 (7.08%) NAS
12 24 (6.54%) HTTP
13 22 (5.99%) Internet
13 22 (5.99%) SMTP
14 21 (5.72%) VoIP
15 19 (5.18%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (4.90%) Ethernet
17 16 (4.36%) IP Telephony
18 15 (4.09%) IPsec
18 15 (4.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.72%) Oracle Database
3 14 (3.81%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (2.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (2.72%) SQLPlus
6 9 (2.45%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.63%) MySQL
9 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.27%) MS Access
12 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (4.09%) JIRA
2 13 (3.54%) ClearCase
3 12 (3.27%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.72%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.18%) ClearQuest
6 5 (1.36%) Gerrit
6 5 (1.36%) LabVIEW
6 5 (1.36%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.09%) Subversion
8 2 (0.54%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.54%) Buildbot
8 2 (0.54%) CMake
8 2 (0.54%) git-flow
8 2 (0.54%) GitLab
8 2 (0.54%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (0.54%) ProC
8 2 (0.54%) Rational Team Concert
8 2 (0.54%) Selenium
8 2 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.54%) Toad
General
1 28 (7.63%) Retail
2 24 (6.54%) Finance
3 16 (4.36%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.81%) Advertising
5 13 (3.54%) Electronics
6 11 (3.00%) Marketing
7 6 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.09%) Military
8 4 (1.09%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.82%) Back Office
10 2 (0.54%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (13.35%) Systems Engineer
2 48 (13.08%) Linux Engineer
3 43 (11.72%) Software Engineer
4 38 (10.35%) C++ Software Engineer
5 33 (8.99%) Analyst
6 32 (8.72%) Support Engineer
7 28 (7.63%) Cloud Engineer
8 27 (7.36%) Developer
8 27 (7.36%) IT Support
9 25 (6.81%) C++ Developer
9 25 (6.81%) C++ Software Developer
9 25 (6.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 25 (6.81%) Graduate
9 25 (6.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 25 (6.81%) Software Developer
10 24 (6.54%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
10 24 (6.54%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
10 24 (6.54%) Graduate Developer
10 24 (6.54%) Graduate Software Developer
10 24 (6.54%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.17%) Web Services
2 14 (3.81%) XML
3 12 (3.27%) HTML
4 11 (3.00%) .NET
5 10 (2.72%) CSS
6 8 (2.18%) JSON
6 8 (2.18%) STL
7 7 (1.91%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.91%) Middleware
7 7 (1.91%) RESTful
8 6 (1.63%) SOAP
8 6 (1.63%) YAML
9 5 (1.36%) 802.1X
10 3 (0.82%) LDAP
10 3 (0.82%) Node.js
10 3 (0.82%) POSIX
11 2 (0.54%) Java EE
11 2 (0.54%) jQuery
11 2 (0.54%) MAPI
11 2 (0.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 74 (20.16%) Computer Science
2 68 (18.53%) Data Centre
3 53 (14.44%) Management Information System
4 51 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (11.44%) Self-Motivation
6 34 (9.26%) Public Cloud
7 18 (4.90%) Algorithms
7 18 (4.90%) Security Operations Centre
8 13 (3.54%) Replication
9 10 (2.72%) User Experience
10 6 (1.63%) NHS
11 5 (1.36%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.36%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.09%) CMDB
12 4 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.82%) CCTV
13 3 (0.82%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.82%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.82%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.54%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 203 (55.31%) Linux
2 194 (52.86%) Windows
3 92 (25.07%) Windows Server
4 50 (13.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (12.26%) Unix
6 35 (9.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (8.17%) Windows 7
8 22 (5.99%) Windows 10
9 21 (5.72%) Solaris
10 20 (5.45%) Ubuntu
11 19 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (4.90%) Debian
12 18 (4.90%) Windows 8
13 17 (4.63%) CoreOS
14 14 (3.81%) CentOS
15 12 (3.27%) Windows XP
16 9 (2.45%) AIX
16 9 (2.45%) Android
16 9 (2.45%) HPUX
16 9 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (24.25%) Software Engineering
2 70 (19.07%) DevOps
3 61 (16.62%) Mathematics
4 57 (15.53%) Problem-Solving
5 55 (14.99%) ITIL
6 44 (11.99%) Configuration Management
6 44 (11.99%) Physics
7 32 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (8.72%) High Availability
8 31 (8.45%) Project Management
9 29 (7.90%) Memory Management
9 29 (7.90%) SDLC
10 27 (7.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 27 (7.36%) Performance Monitoring
10 27 (7.36%) SIEM
11 26 (7.08%) Server Building
12 24 (6.54%) Digital Forensics
13 23 (6.27%) Security Operations
14 22 (5.99%) Test Automation
15 21 (5.72%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 136 (37.06%) Python
2 55 (14.99%) Bash Shell
3 52 (14.17%) PowerShell
3 52 (14.17%) SQL
4 50 (13.62%) C++
5 44 (11.99%) C
6 37 (10.08%) Java
7 19 (5.18%) JavaScript
8 16 (4.36%) Shell Script
9 14 (3.81%) Perl
10 11 (3.00%) MATLAB
11 9 (2.45%) PHP
12 7 (1.91%) C#
13 5 (1.36%) Tcl
14 2 (0.54%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.54%) Jython
14 2 (0.54%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.27%) VB
15 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (20.16%) Degree
2 51 (13.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (7.08%) GCFA
3 26 (7.08%) GCFE
3 26 (7.08%) ITIL Certification
3 26 (7.08%) MCSE
4 25 (6.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (6.27%) CREST Certified
5 23 (6.27%) GIAC
6 22 (5.99%) MCITP
7 17 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (4.09%) MCSA
9 13 (3.54%) CCNA
10 12 (3.27%) CCNP
10 12 (3.27%) MCP
11 9 (2.45%) GCIA
12 8 (2.18%) GCIH
12 8 (2.18%) GSEC
12 8 (2.18%) SSCP
12 8 (2.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.09%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.27%) QA
3 12 (3.27%) SLA
4 6 (1.63%) PMO
5 1 (0.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 87 (23.71%) Active Directory
2 52 (14.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (12.53%) Hyper-V
4 44 (11.99%) Docker
5 18 (4.90%) Ceph
6 16 (4.36%) Xen
7 15 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (3.27%) NFS
8 12 (3.27%) vSphere
9 11 (3.00%) LXC
10 10 (2.72%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (1.63%) Samba
11 6 (1.63%) XenApp
12 5 (1.36%) KVM
12 5 (1.36%) VirtualBox
12 5 (1.36%) XenDesktop
12 5 (1.36%) XenServer
13 4 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.54%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
14 2 (0.54%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 68 (18.53%) Puppet
2 48 (13.08%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (10.90%) Ansible
4 34 (9.26%) Kubernetes
5 26 (7.08%) EnCase
6 16 (4.36%) SCCM
7 13 (3.54%) FortiGate
8 8 (2.18%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (1.91%) Nagios
10 6 (1.63%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.63%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (1.36%) Rancher
11 5 (1.36%) Sysdig
11 5 (1.36%) vRealize
12 2 (0.54%) Nessus
12 2 (0.54%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.54%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.54%) WSUS
12 2 (0.54%) yum
Vendors
1 139 (37.87%) Microsoft
2 82 (22.34%) VMware
3 43 (11.72%) Cisco
4 36 (9.81%) Google
5 35 (9.54%) Red Hat
6 32 (8.72%) Oracle
7 25 (6.81%) Citrix
8 24 (6.54%) Splunk
9 22 (5.99%) CheckPoint
9 22 (5.99%) IBM
10 18 (4.90%) HP
11 11 (3.00%) Symantec
12 10 (2.72%) Dell
13 9 (2.45%) Draytek
13 9 (2.45%) Remedy
13 9 (2.45%) SAP
13 9 (2.45%) SonicWALL
14 8 (2.18%) Intel
14 8 (2.18%) ServiceNow
15 7 (1.91%) Veeam