Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 105 77
Rank change year-on-year +44 -28 0
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 459 353 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.18% 3.04% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.52% 16.54% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 333 328 415
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -1.20% +3.75%

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 2,038 2,134 2,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.54% 18.40% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,441 1,768 1,775
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,100
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +29 192 £50,000 +26.98% 26
Cambridgeshire +73 186 £46,000 +17.95% 29
Essex +17 34 £35,000 +20.69% 5
Bedfordshire -21 25 £27,000 -32.50%
Suffolk -9 17 £40,000 +3.90% 4
Norfolk +16 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 218 (47.49%) Windows
2 191 (41.61%) DNS
3 184 (40.09%) Firewall
4 168 (36.60%) Linux
5 123 (26.80%) Active Directory
6 121 (26.36%) Microsoft
7 113 (24.62%) LAN
8 110 (23.97%) Cisco
9 109 (23.75%) Degree
10 106 (23.09%) WAN
11 105 (22.88%) DHCP
12 104 (22.66%) Python
12 104 (22.66%) Problem-Solving
13 95 (20.70%) Cisco Certification
14 94 (20.48%) VMware
15 92 (20.04%) Ethernet
16 91 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
17 89 (19.39%) ITIL
18 86 (18.74%) VPN
18 86 (18.74%) Windows Server
19 84 (18.30%) CCNA
20 83 (18.08%) Network Security
21 82 (17.86%) CheckPoint
22 79 (17.21%) Self-Motivation
23 75 (16.34%) Wi-Fi
24 73 (15.90%) Data Centre
25 71 (15.47%) Retail
26 70 (15.25%) PowerShell
27 69 (15.03%) HTTP
28 68 (14.81%) Management Information System

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 48 (10.46%) MS Exchange
2 39 (8.50%) OpenStack
3 22 (4.79%) WebLogic
4 21 (4.58%) WebSphere
5 20 (4.36%) GlassFish
6 13 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (2.61%) Apache Pig
7 12 (2.61%) Confluence
7 12 (2.61%) IBM Notes
7 12 (2.61%) IIS
8 11 (2.40%) JBoss
8 11 (2.40%) MQSeries
8 11 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (2.18%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.96%) Apache
11 6 (1.31%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.31%) Apache Spark
11 6 (1.31%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (9.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (2.18%) Documaker
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 91 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (14.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (11.98%) Office 365
4 34 (7.41%) IaaS
5 20 (4.36%) GitHub
6 17 (3.70%) PaaS
6 17 (3.70%) SaaS
7 16 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.87%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.87%) AWS CloudTrail
11 4 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.65%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 191 (41.61%) DNS
2 184 (40.09%) Firewall
3 113 (24.62%) LAN
4 106 (23.09%) WAN
5 105 (22.88%) DHCP
6 92 (20.04%) Ethernet
7 86 (18.74%) VPN
8 83 (18.08%) Network Security
9 75 (16.34%) Wi-Fi
10 69 (15.03%) HTTP
11 62 (13.51%) Internet
12 61 (13.29%) OSPF
13 57 (12.42%) SSL
14 53 (11.55%) VoIP
15 47 (10.24%) BGP
16 41 (8.93%) MPLS
16 41 (8.93%) Wireless
17 40 (8.71%) SNMP
18 38 (8.28%) Intrusion Detection
19 37 (8.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.49%) Oracle Database
3 12 (2.61%) Apache Hive
3 12 (2.61%) Hadoop
3 12 (2.61%) MySQL
4 11 (2.40%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (2.18%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.31%) Apache Zeppelin
6 6 (1.31%) Big Data
6 6 (1.31%) HBase
6 6 (1.31%) Power BI
6 6 (1.31%) Sqoop
7 5 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.65%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.22%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 30 (6.54%) JIRA
2 25 (5.45%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.18%) Gerrit
3 10 (2.18%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (1.53%) Subversion
5 6 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.31%) Bitbucket
5 6 (1.31%) CodeSonar
5 6 (1.31%) git-flow
5 6 (1.31%) Robot Framework
5 6 (1.31%) Selenium
6 4 (0.87%) NUnit
6 4 (0.87%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.65%) Redmine
7 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.22%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.22%) Rational Team Concert
8 1 (0.22%) Toad
General
1 71 (15.47%) Retail
2 49 (10.68%) Finance
3 14 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.61%) Advertising
5 11 (2.40%) French Language
6 10 (2.18%) German Language
7 8 (1.74%) Swedish Language
8 7 (1.53%) Electronics
8 7 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.87%) Legal
10 3 (0.65%) Marketing
10 3 (0.65%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.44%) Billing
11 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.22%) Automotive
12 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 93 (20.26%) Analyst
2 58 (12.64%) Security Engineer
3 53 (11.55%) Network Engineer
4 44 (9.59%) Team Leader
5 43 (9.37%) Support Engineer
6 38 (8.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 35 (7.63%) IT Support
7 35 (7.63%) Network Analyst
8 30 (6.54%) Software Engineer
9 29 (6.32%) DevOps Engineer
10 26 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
11 24 (5.23%) Architect
11 24 (5.23%) Security Analyst
12 23 (5.01%) IT Analyst
13 22 (4.79%) Desktop Support
13 22 (4.79%) Developer
13 22 (4.79%) Infrastructure Support
13 22 (4.79%) Support Analyst
14 21 (4.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 19 (4.14%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.68%) Web Services
2 23 (5.01%) SOAP
3 20 (4.36%) .NET
3 20 (4.36%) HTML
4 18 (3.92%) Java EE
5 17 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 17 (3.70%) JSON
6 16 (3.49%) LDAP
6 16 (3.49%) YAML
7 15 (3.27%) Middleware
7 15 (3.27%) REST
7 15 (3.27%) RESTful
8 14 (3.05%) ActiveMQ
9 12 (2.61%) 802.1X
9 12 (2.61%) CSS
10 11 (2.40%) EJB 3.0
10 11 (2.40%) HornetQ
10 11 (2.40%) Java SE
10 11 (2.40%) JMS
10 11 (2.40%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 79 (17.21%) Self-Motivation
2 73 (15.90%) Data Centre
3 68 (14.81%) Management Information System
4 66 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (14.16%) Computer Science
6 34 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 29 (6.32%) Security Operations Centre
8 26 (5.66%) Driving Licence
9 23 (5.01%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (5.01%) Replication
10 20 (4.36%) Client/Server
11 14 (3.05%) Linux Command Line
12 13 (2.83%) Private Cloud
13 12 (2.61%) Blackberry
14 8 (1.74%) CCTV
14 8 (1.74%) Device Driver
14 8 (1.74%) Smartphone
14 8 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
15 6 (1.31%) Algorithms
16 4 (0.87%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 218 (47.49%) Windows
2 168 (36.60%) Linux
3 86 (18.74%) Windows Server
4 55 (11.98%) Windows 7
5 51 (11.11%) Unix
6 45 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (9.37%) Windows 10
8 36 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (4.79%) Mac OS X
10 20 (4.36%) Android
11 19 (4.14%) Apple iOS
11 19 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (3.49%) Windows 8
14 15 (3.27%) AIX
15 12 (2.61%) CentOS
16 10 (2.18%) Solaris
16 10 (2.18%) VMS
17 9 (1.96%) CoreOS
18 8 (1.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (22.66%) Problem-Solving
2 89 (19.39%) ITIL
3 65 (14.16%) Network Management
4 60 (13.07%) DevOps
5 53 (11.55%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (11.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 51 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 45 (9.80%) Security Operations
8 45 (9.80%) SIEM
9 44 (9.59%) Software Engineering
10 41 (8.93%) Information Security
11 33 (7.19%) Cybersecurity
12 32 (6.97%) Security Architecture
13 31 (6.75%) Change Management
13 31 (6.75%) Configuration Management
14 29 (6.32%) Multithreading
15 28 (6.10%) Application Performance Monitoring
15 28 (6.10%) Performance Monitoring
16 27 (5.88%) Line Management
16 27 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (22.66%) Python
2 70 (15.25%) PowerShell
3 62 (13.51%) Bash Shell
4 53 (11.55%) Java
5 52 (11.33%) JavaScript
6 38 (8.28%) C
7 37 (8.06%) SQL
8 30 (6.54%) C++
8 30 (6.54%) Perl
9 22 (4.79%) Shell Script
10 21 (4.58%) PHP
11 19 (4.14%) C#
12 12 (2.61%) VBA
13 9 (1.96%) AWK
14 6 (1.31%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.31%) VBScript
15 5 (1.09%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.87%) ActionScript
16 4 (0.87%) ActionScript 2.0
17 3 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 109 (23.75%) Degree
2 95 (20.70%) Cisco Certification
3 84 (18.30%) CCNA
4 52 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (8.93%) CCNP
6 36 (7.84%) MCP
7 34 (7.41%) MCSE
8 31 (6.75%) MCSA
9 30 (6.54%) Computer Science Degree
9 30 (6.54%) Network+ Certification
10 26 (5.66%) GIAC
11 25 (5.45%) GCIA
12 24 (5.23%) A+ Certification
12 24 (5.23%) GCFA
12 24 (5.23%) GCFE
13 23 (5.01%) CompTIA Security+
14 21 (4.58%) CEH
15 20 (4.36%) ACDT
15 20 (4.36%) ACHDS
15 20 (4.36%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.59%) SLA
2 13 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.65%) GDPR
4 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.44%) QA
4 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 123 (26.80%) Active Directory
2 56 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (9.80%) Docker
4 41 (8.93%) Hyper-V
5 39 (8.50%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (5.66%) vSphere
7 13 (2.83%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (2.40%) Ceph
9 10 (2.18%) Samba
9 10 (2.18%) VirtualBox
10 9 (1.96%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (1.31%) HDFS
11 6 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (1.31%) XenApp
12 3 (0.65%) Firmware
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.22%) NFS
14 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 52 (11.33%) Puppet
2 27 (5.88%) Ansible
3 26 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (5.23%) EnCase
4 24 (5.23%) Nagios
5 18 (3.92%) QRadar
6 16 (3.49%) Stealthwatch
7 15 (3.27%) Kubernetes
8 13 (2.83%) Cacti
9 11 (2.40%) CSIRT
10 10 (2.18%) Rancher
10 10 (2.18%) Sysdig
10 10 (2.18%) vRealize
11 8 (1.74%) Salt
12 6 (1.31%) Ambari
12 6 (1.31%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (1.31%) Oozie
13 4 (0.87%) FortiGate
14 3 (0.65%) Backup Exec
14 3 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 121 (26.36%) Microsoft
2 110 (23.97%) Cisco
3 94 (20.48%) VMware
4 82 (17.86%) CheckPoint
5 51 (11.11%) Avaya
6 45 (9.80%) Oracle
7 43 (9.37%) Nortel
8 42 (9.15%) Citrix
9 41 (8.93%) Juniper
10 33 (7.19%) Riverbed
11 31 (6.75%) Apple
11 31 (6.75%) IBM
12 24 (5.23%) Splunk
13 23 (5.01%) Intel
14 19 (4.14%) Nokia
15 17 (3.70%) NetApp
15 17 (3.70%) Palo Alto
15 17 (3.70%) Symantec
16 16 (3.49%) SolarWinds
17 15 (3.27%) SonicWALL