Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 77 106
Rank change year-on-year -10 +29 +9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 178 317 366
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.20% 3.75% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.96% 19.35% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 143 248 304
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £25,900
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +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 1,115 1,638 2,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.05% 19.36% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1,208 1,792
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £66,075 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing TCP/IP in the East of England over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

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 8 April 2020. 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 +13 107 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Cambridgeshire -23 39 £45,000 +22.45% 17
Suffolk +7 11 £45,000 +25.87%
Essex -15 10 £32,500 +30.00% 4
Bedfordshire +11 7 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Norfolk -5 4 £45,000 +20.00%
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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.

1 122 (68.54%) Windows
2 99 (55.62%) Microsoft
3 89 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 87 (48.88%) DNS
5 81 (45.51%) Windows Server
6 79 (44.38%) Office 365
6 79 (44.38%) DHCP
7 70 (39.33%) VMware
8 68 (38.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 65 (36.52%) Firewall
10 60 (33.71%) MS Exchange
11 59 (33.15%) Windows 10
12 57 (32.02%) Microsoft Office
13 56 (31.46%) LAN
14 55 (30.90%) Citrix
15 53 (29.78%) Windows Server 2016
16 51 (28.65%) Exchange Server 2010
17 47 (26.40%) Azure
18 46 (25.84%) XenApp
19 45 (25.28%) SQL Server
20 42 (23.60%) VLAN
21 40 (22.47%) WAN
22 39 (21.91%) Problem-Solving
23 37 (20.79%) vSphere
23 37 (20.79%) Cisco
24 35 (19.66%) VoIP
25 34 (19.10%) PowerShell
26 28 (15.73%) Server Management
26 28 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
26 28 (15.73%) Windows Server 2008

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 60 (33.71%) MS Exchange
2 51 (28.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (6.74%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.18%) Skype for Business
5 10 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.12%) IIS
8 1 (0.56%) Apache
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.56%) Confluence
8 1 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 57 (32.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 79 (44.38%) Office 365
2 47 (26.40%) Azure
3 17 (9.55%) AWS
4 15 (8.43%) OneDrive
5 13 (7.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.81%) GCP
6 5 (2.81%) IaaS
7 4 (2.25%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.69%) SaaS
9 2 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.12%) GitHub
10 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.56%) PaaS
10 1 (0.56%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 87 (48.88%) DNS
2 79 (44.38%) DHCP
3 65 (36.52%) Firewall
4 56 (31.46%) LAN
5 42 (23.60%) VLAN
6 40 (22.47%) WAN
7 35 (19.66%) VoIP
8 26 (14.61%) Internet
9 23 (12.92%) VPN
10 21 (11.80%) BGP
11 19 (10.67%) OSPF
12 16 (8.99%) SAN
13 15 (8.43%) Wireless
14 12 (6.74%) Skype
15 11 (6.18%) NetScaler
15 11 (6.18%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (5.62%) MPLS
17 9 (5.06%) HSRP
17 9 (5.06%) Multicast
18 8 (4.49%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.87%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2017
4 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.25%) Power BI
6 3 (1.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.56%) GIS
7 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.93%) JIRA
2 5 (2.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.56%) git-flow
General
1 12 (6.74%) Retail
2 9 (5.06%) Finance
3 7 (3.93%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.37%) Electronics
4 6 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.12%) Advertising
5 2 (1.12%) Automotive
5 2 (1.12%) Banking
5 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.12%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.56%) French Language
6 1 (0.56%) German Language
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (30.34%) IT Support
2 35 (19.66%) Analyst
3 29 (16.29%) IT Engineer
4 26 (14.61%) Support Engineer
5 19 (10.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 17 (9.55%) Software Engineer
7 16 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (8.43%) Network Engineer
9 14 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (7.30%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (7.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 13 (7.30%) Team Leader
11 11 (6.18%) Network Analyst
11 11 (6.18%) Support Analyst
12 10 (5.62%) Embedded Engineer
12 10 (5.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 10 (5.62%) Senior Software Engineer
13 9 (5.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 9 (5.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (5.06%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.61%) WSH
2 8 (4.49%) .NET
3 7 (3.93%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.93%) WinForms
4 6 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (3.37%) WPF
5 4 (2.25%) Flash
6 2 (1.12%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.12%) HTML
6 2 (1.12%) Node.js
6 2 (1.12%) React
7 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.56%) CSS
7 1 (0.56%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.56%) GraphQL
7 1 (0.56%) Kafka
7 1 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.56%) REST
7 1 (0.56%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.36%) Data Centre
2 21 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.30%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.06%) CAN bus
4 9 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.37%) EPoS
5 6 (3.37%) iPad
5 6 (3.37%) Life Science
5 6 (3.37%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.69%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.69%) Replication
7 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.12%) CCTV
8 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.12%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 122 (68.54%) Windows
2 81 (45.51%) Windows Server
3 68 (38.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (33.15%) Windows 10
5 53 (29.78%) Windows Server 2016
6 28 (15.73%) Linux
6 28 (15.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (14.61%) Windows Server 2019
8 15 (8.43%) Windows 7
9 10 (5.62%) Apple iOS
9 10 (5.62%) Windows 8
10 8 (4.49%) Android
10 8 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.25%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.56%) CentOS
13 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.91%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (15.73%) Server Management
3 26 (14.61%) Patch Management
4 24 (13.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (12.92%) Software Engineering
6 20 (11.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 19 (10.67%) ITIL
8 18 (10.11%) Incident Management
9 16 (8.99%) Network Management
10 14 (7.87%) Configuration Management
11 13 (7.30%) Time Management
12 11 (6.18%) Service Delivery
13 10 (5.62%) DevOps
13 10 (5.62%) Technical Analysis
14 9 (5.06%) Load Balancing
15 8 (4.49%) Change Management
15 8 (4.49%) Email Filtering
15 8 (4.49%) Kalman Filter
15 8 (4.49%) Web Filtering
16 7 (3.93%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.10%) PowerShell
2 26 (14.61%) VBScript
3 25 (14.04%) SQL
4 16 (8.99%) C
5 13 (7.30%) Python
6 12 (6.74%) C++
6 12 (6.74%) Embedded C
7 9 (5.06%) Embedded C++
8 7 (3.93%) C#
9 6 (3.37%) Perl
9 6 (3.37%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.25%) Java
10 4 (2.25%) Tcl
11 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.12%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.56%) PHP
13 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (15.17%) Degree
2 21 (11.80%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (8.43%) CCNP
4 11 (6.18%) CCNA
5 8 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.93%) CCIE
7 5 (2.81%) CCDP
7 5 (2.81%) CCSA
7 5 (2.81%) CCSE
7 5 (2.81%) MCSE
7 5 (2.81%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.25%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (2.25%) MCSA
9 3 (1.69%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.69%) SSCP
10 2 (1.12%) GCIA
10 2 (1.12%) GCIH
10 2 (1.12%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 89 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 46 (25.84%) XenApp
3 37 (20.79%) vSphere
4 28 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (11.80%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.81%) Docker
7 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (7.30%) Backup Exec
2 11 (6.18%) SCCM
2 11 (6.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (3.37%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.12%) Ansible
4 2 (1.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.12%) Puppet
4 2 (1.12%) WSUS
5 1 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.56%) Kibana
5 1 (0.56%) logstash
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.56%) PaperCut
5 1 (0.56%) SCOM
5 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 99 (55.62%) Microsoft
2 70 (39.33%) VMware
3 55 (30.90%) Citrix
4 37 (20.79%) Cisco
5 20 (11.24%) HP
6 15 (8.43%) Mitel
7 12 (6.74%) Asigra
7 12 (6.74%) Symantec
8 11 (6.18%) CommVault
9 9 (5.06%) CheckPoint
10 8 (4.49%) NetApp
11 7 (3.93%) Meraki
12 6 (3.37%) Apple
13 5 (2.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 5 (2.81%) Brocade
13 5 (2.81%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.81%) Google
13 5 (2.81%) Sage
14 4 (2.25%) BT
14 4 (2.25%) Xilinx