Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 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
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 107 101 91
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10 -36
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 156 51 206
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.65% 2.12% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.93% 10.83% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 78 48 144
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £32,000 £35,428 £30,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +8.97%
75th Percentile £56,563 £47,813 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £52,875 £62,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

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 870 471 1,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.79% 19.57% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 525 330 909
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,950 £25,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,063 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,875 £64,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 24 January 2022.

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 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire 0 85 £38,500 -14.44% 24
Hertfordshire -58 32 £43,000 -9.47% 14
Essex 0 19 £38,500 +6.86% 2
Suffolk - 12 £70,000 - 2
Bedfordshire - 7 £33,500 - 1
Norfolk - 7 £27,500 - 2
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 74 (47.44%) Windows
2 66 (42.31%) Linux
3 51 (32.69%) C
3 51 (32.69%) Software Engineering
4 50 (32.05%) DNS
5 46 (29.49%) Active Directory
6 45 (28.85%) Firewall
7 44 (28.21%) Microsoft
8 40 (25.64%) C++
8 40 (25.64%) Social Skills
9 39 (25.00%) DHCP
10 36 (23.08%) Azure
11 34 (21.79%) Windows Server
12 32 (20.51%) Windows 10
12 32 (20.51%) Microsoft 365
12 32 (20.51%) WAN
12 32 (20.51%) VMware
13 28 (17.95%) LAN
13 28 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (17.31%) Embedded Software Development
15 26 (16.67%) Firmware
16 25 (16.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 24 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
17 24 (15.38%) Multithreading
18 22 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (14.10%) DevOps
18 22 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (13.46%) vSphere
19 21 (13.46%) ITIL
20 20 (12.82%) Citrix

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 13 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.77%) IIS
3 8 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.21%) JBoss
4 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.21%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 36 (23.08%) Azure
2 32 (20.51%) Microsoft 365
3 20 (12.82%) AWS
4 16 (10.26%) Serverless
5 11 (7.05%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (7.05%) Amazon ECS
5 11 (7.05%) Amazon S3
5 11 (7.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (7.05%) AWS CodeBuild
5 11 (7.05%) AWS CodePipeline
5 11 (7.05%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (3.21%) GCP
7 4 (2.56%) OneDrive
8 3 (1.92%) GitHub
9 2 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.28%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.64%) Datadog
10 1 (0.64%) IaaS
10 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (32.05%) DNS
2 45 (28.85%) Firewall
3 39 (25.00%) DHCP
4 32 (20.51%) WAN
5 28 (17.95%) LAN
6 17 (10.90%) HTTP
7 16 (10.26%) FTP
7 16 (10.26%) HTTPS
8 15 (9.62%) Modbus
8 15 (9.62%) MQTT
8 15 (9.62%) Profibus
8 15 (9.62%) SMTP
9 14 (8.97%) Internet
10 12 (7.69%) VLAN
11 10 (6.41%) Wireless
12 8 (5.13%) BGP
12 8 (5.13%) VPN
13 7 (4.49%) MPLS
13 7 (4.49%) OSPF
14 6 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.62%) SQLite
2 13 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.28%) MySQL
5 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (10.90%) Visual Studio
2 15 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.21%) JIRA
4 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.64%) GitLab
4 1 (0.64%) Inno Setup
4 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.64%) MSI
General
1 40 (25.64%) Social Skills
2 22 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.62%) Electronics
3 15 (9.62%) Marketing
4 10 (6.41%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.13%) Documentation Skills
6 7 (4.49%) Organisational Skills
7 3 (1.92%) Games
7 3 (1.92%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.28%) Finance
8 2 (1.28%) Law
8 2 (1.28%) Legal
8 2 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.28%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.28%) Publishing
9 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.64%) Banking
9 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (20.51%) Software Engineer
2 21 (13.46%) Support Engineer
3 20 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (12.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (12.18%) Senior Software Engineer
5 17 (10.90%) Analyst
6 16 (10.26%) C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (10.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (9.62%) Embedded Engineer
8 14 (8.97%) IT Support
9 13 (8.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 13 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
9 13 (8.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 12 (7.69%) Junior
10 12 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
11 9 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (5.77%) Senior Manager
12 8 (5.13%) Development Manager
12 8 (5.13%) IT Analyst
12 8 (5.13%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.21%) Velocity
2 3 (1.92%) .NET
2 3 (1.92%) JSON
3 2 (1.28%) HTML
3 2 (1.28%) MFC
4 1 (0.64%) COM
4 1 (0.64%) Java RMI
4 1 (0.64%) LDAP
4 1 (0.64%) Middleware
4 1 (0.64%) REST
4 1 (0.64%) RESTful
4 1 (0.64%) SOAP
4 1 (0.64%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
2 15 (9.62%) Analogue Electronics
2 15 (9.62%) Robotics
3 10 (6.41%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.85%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.21%) Cloud Native
7 4 (2.56%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.92%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.92%) iPad
8 3 (1.92%) iPhone
8 3 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.28%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.28%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.64%) Clustering
10 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 74 (47.44%) Windows
2 66 (42.31%) Linux
3 34 (21.79%) Windows Server
4 32 (20.51%) Windows 10
5 20 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (9.62%) ThreadX
6 15 (9.62%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 14 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (5.77%) Windows 8
8 9 (5.77%) Windows Server 2019
9 8 (5.13%) Windows 7
9 8 (5.13%) Windows Server 2016
10 6 (3.85%) Android
11 5 (3.21%) Mac OS X
11 5 (3.21%) Unix
12 2 (1.28%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.28%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.69%) Software Engineering
2 28 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (17.31%) Embedded Software Development
4 25 (16.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 24 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 22 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (14.10%) DevOps
7 21 (13.46%) ITIL
8 19 (12.18%) CI/CD
9 17 (10.90%) Time Management
10 16 (10.26%) Load Balancing
11 15 (9.62%) Sprint Planning
12 14 (8.97%) Test Automation
13 13 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (7.69%) Software Testing
15 11 (7.05%) Auto-Scaling
15 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure as Code
16 10 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (6.41%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.69%) C
2 40 (25.64%) C++
3 16 (10.26%) PowerShell
4 15 (9.62%) Python
4 15 (9.62%) SQL
5 12 (7.69%) Embedded C++
6 9 (5.77%) Java
7 6 (3.85%) Bash
8 5 (3.21%) C#
8 5 (3.21%) C-shell
8 5 (3.21%) R
8 5 (3.21%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.64%) Delphi
10 1 (0.64%) Go
10 1 (0.64%) Perl
10 1 (0.64%) VB
10 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (10.90%) Degree
1 17 (10.90%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.49%) CCNA
5 6 (3.85%) CCNP
6 5 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.28%) CCIE
7 2 (1.28%) CEH
7 2 (1.28%) CISSP
7 2 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (1.28%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.64%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.64%) CISA
8 1 (0.64%) CISMP
8 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.64%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.54%) QA
2 15 (9.62%) MISRA
3 11 (7.05%) SLA
4 4 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.28%) GDPR
5 2 (1.28%) NIST
System Software
1 46 (29.49%) Active Directory
2 26 (16.67%) Firmware
3 21 (13.46%) vSphere
4 20 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (10.90%) Hyper-V
6 15 (9.62%) XenDesktop
7 12 (7.69%) XenApp
8 8 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.64%) Docker
11 1 (0.64%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (10.26%) Terraform
2 15 (9.62%) Puppet
3 11 (7.05%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (5.13%) SCCM
5 5 (3.21%) Ansible
5 5 (3.21%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.21%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (3.21%) vCenter Server
6 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.28%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.64%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.64%) Kibana
8 1 (0.64%) Kustomize
8 1 (0.64%) Nessus
8 1 (0.64%) SCOM
8 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.64%) WMI
Vendors
1 44 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.51%) VMware
3 20 (12.82%) Citrix
4 19 (12.18%) Cisco
5 15 (9.62%) Klocwork
6 7 (4.49%) SolarWinds
7 6 (3.85%) Juniper
8 5 (3.21%) Google
8 5 (3.21%) Veeam
9 4 (2.56%) Ciena
9 4 (2.56%) TOWER Software
10 3 (1.92%) Apple
11 2 (1.28%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.28%) Commvault
11 2 (1.28%) Dell
11 2 (1.28%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.28%) HP
11 2 (1.28%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.28%) Meraki
11 2 (1.28%) Veritas