Period
to 19 November 2019

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 November 2019 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 54 106
Rank change year-on-year -19 +52 -19
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 244 490 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.58% 4.82% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.53% 25.47% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 179 346 320
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,200 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +13.33% -8.24%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £21,975
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 1,392 1,924 2,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.44% 18.94% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 1,362 1,883
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 19 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 -4 116 £50,000 - 34
Cambridgeshire -34 72 £42,500 -4.28% 19
Bedfordshire +20 27 £47,500 +18.75%
Suffolk +11 14 £50,000 +26.58% 9
Essex -10 12 £30,500 +22.00% 13
Norfolk -9 3 £24,500 -34.67% 2
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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.

1 110 (45.08%) Windows
2 106 (43.44%) DNS
3 95 (38.93%) Linux
4 77 (31.56%) DHCP
5 76 (31.15%) Microsoft
6 75 (30.74%) Active Directory
6 75 (30.74%) Firewall
7 74 (30.33%) Azure
8 71 (29.10%) VMware
9 70 (28.69%) Cisco Certification
10 68 (27.87%) Windows Server
11 58 (23.77%) Office 365
12 57 (23.36%) Python
13 54 (22.13%) MS Exchange
14 50 (20.49%) Citrix
15 49 (20.08%) Cisco
15 49 (20.08%) Data Centre
15 49 (20.08%) Hyper-V
16 47 (19.26%) Bash Shell
17 46 (18.85%) Windows Server 2008
17 46 (18.85%) BGP
18 44 (18.03%) OSPF
19 43 (17.62%) CCNP
19 43 (17.62%) Puppet
20 42 (17.21%) Git (software)
20 42 (17.21%) Degree
21 41 (16.80%) Google
21 41 (16.80%) GCP
21 41 (16.80%) WAN
22 40 (16.39%) Problem-Solving

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 (22.13%) MS Exchange
2 37 (15.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (14.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (12.70%) Skype for Business
5 18 (7.38%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (7.38%) nginx
5 18 (7.38%) OpenStack
6 8 (3.28%) Apache Spark
7 7 (2.87%) Apache
7 7 (2.87%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.23%) Confluence
9 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.82%) IIS
11 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.41%) JBoss
11 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.64%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (30.33%) Azure
2 58 (23.77%) Office 365
3 41 (16.80%) GCP
4 33 (13.52%) AWS
5 18 (7.38%) OneDrive
6 14 (5.74%) SaaS
7 11 (4.51%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (3.69%) Mimecast
9 8 (3.28%) OpenShift
9 8 (3.28%) Stackdriver
10 4 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (1.23%) AWS CodePipeline
11 3 (1.23%) IaaS
11 3 (1.23%) PaaS
12 2 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.82%) GitHub
13 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.41%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 106 (43.44%) DNS
2 77 (31.56%) DHCP
3 75 (30.74%) Firewall
4 46 (18.85%) BGP
5 44 (18.03%) OSPF
6 41 (16.80%) WAN
7 38 (15.57%) LAN
7 38 (15.57%) VPN
8 32 (13.11%) NetScaler
9 31 (12.70%) Skype
10 26 (10.66%) HTTP
11 24 (9.84%) VLAN
12 21 (8.61%) Wireless
13 20 (8.20%) Internet
13 20 (8.20%) SSL
14 19 (7.79%) Network Security
15 17 (6.97%) HSRP
15 17 (6.97%) HTTPS
16 16 (6.56%) Ethernet
16 16 (6.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.56%) MongoDB
2 12 (4.92%) Big Data
3 5 (2.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (2.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.64%) Redis
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 42 (17.21%) Git (software)
2 38 (15.57%) Jenkins
3 26 (10.66%) Artifactory
3 26 (10.66%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (5.74%) JIRA
5 8 (3.28%) Bitbucket
5 8 (3.28%) git-flow
6 4 (1.64%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.41%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.41%) JUnit
7 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.41%) Redmine
7 1 (0.41%) Subversion
7 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (4.92%) Finance
1 12 (4.92%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.10%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.87%) Banking
4 6 (2.46%) Electronics
4 6 (2.46%) Retail
5 5 (2.05%) Automotive
6 2 (0.82%) Games
6 2 (0.82%) Military
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) French Language
7 1 (0.41%) German Language
7 1 (0.41%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (18.03%) Analyst
2 34 (13.93%) Network Engineer
3 31 (12.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 26 (10.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (8.20%) Developer
6 18 (7.38%) Consultant
7 17 (6.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (6.97%) Linux Engineer
8 16 (6.56%) IT Support
9 14 (5.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 14 (5.74%) Software Engineer
10 13 (5.33%) Embedded Engineer
11 12 (4.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 12 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (4.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (4.51%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 11 (4.51%) Network Security Consultant
12 11 (4.51%) Security Consultant
13 10 (4.10%) Python Developer
13 10 (4.10%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.38%) Elastic Stack
2 16 (6.56%) Web Services
3 12 (4.92%) Node.js
4 11 (4.51%) Spring
5 10 (4.10%) .NET
6 8 (3.28%) AngularJS
6 8 (3.28%) ASP.NET
6 8 (3.28%) GraphQL
6 8 (3.28%) Kafka
6 8 (3.28%) React
6 8 (3.28%) REST
6 8 (3.28%) Spring MVC
6 8 (3.28%) Vue.js
7 5 (2.05%) 802.1X
7 5 (2.05%) CSS
7 5 (2.05%) HTML
8 4 (1.64%) JMS
8 4 (1.64%) XML
9 3 (1.23%) JDBC
9 3 (1.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.08%) Data Centre
2 31 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.15%) Replication
4 12 (4.92%) Enterprise Cloud
5 9 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.28%) PKI
7 7 (2.87%) CAN bus
8 6 (2.46%) User Experience
9 5 (2.05%) CCTV
9 5 (2.05%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.64%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.64%) Life Science
11 3 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.23%) iPhone
12 2 (0.82%) Cyberattack
12 2 (0.82%) Cybercrime
12 2 (0.82%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 110 (45.08%) Windows
2 95 (38.93%) Linux
3 68 (27.87%) Windows Server
4 46 (18.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (7.79%) CentOS
7 15 (6.15%) Windows 10
8 14 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.69%) Android
10 8 (3.28%) AIX
10 8 (3.28%) Apple iOS
11 7 (2.87%) Windows 7
12 5 (2.05%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (2.05%) Solaris
13 4 (1.64%) Unix
14 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.41%) Debian
15 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (15.16%) DevOps
3 36 (14.75%) Load Balancing
3 36 (14.75%) Software Engineering
4 32 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 32 (13.11%) Network Management
5 30 (12.30%) Configuration Management
6 26 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (9.84%) ITIL
8 23 (9.43%) Computer Science
9 22 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (9.02%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (6.97%) Microservices
10 17 (6.97%) Performance Measurement
11 16 (6.56%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (6.15%) Analytics
12 15 (6.15%) Test Automation
13 14 (5.74%) Break/Fix
14 13 (5.33%) Defect Tracking
14 13 (5.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (23.36%) Python
2 47 (19.26%) Bash Shell
3 36 (14.75%) C
4 31 (12.70%) PowerShell
5 30 (12.30%) Ruby
6 17 (6.97%) C++
6 17 (6.97%) Perl
7 13 (5.33%) SQL
8 10 (4.10%) Embedded C
9 9 (3.69%) PHP
9 9 (3.69%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.87%) C#
10 7 (2.87%) Embedded C++
10 7 (2.87%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.46%) Java
12 5 (2.05%) PHP 5
12 5 (2.05%) PHP 7
13 3 (1.23%) Go
14 1 (0.41%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.41%) AWK
Qualifications
1 70 (28.69%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (17.62%) CCNP
3 42 (17.21%) Degree
4 38 (15.57%) CCNA
5 23 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (8.61%) MCSE
7 19 (7.79%) Computer Science Degree
8 16 (6.56%) CCSA
9 13 (5.33%) CCDP
9 13 (5.33%) CCIE
9 13 (5.33%) CISSP
9 13 (5.33%) Citrix Certification
9 13 (5.33%) MCSA
10 11 (4.51%) CCSE
10 11 (4.51%) Check Point Certification
10 11 (4.51%) GIAC
11 9 (3.69%) Linux+ Certification
11 9 (3.69%) SSCP
12 8 (3.28%) DBS Check
12 8 (3.28%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.28%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.05%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.05%) QA
3 5 (2.05%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 75 (30.74%) Active Directory
2 49 (20.08%) Hyper-V
3 36 (14.75%) XenApp
4 29 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (6.15%) Docker
6 6 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.05%) Firmware
7 5 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.05%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.23%) LXC
8 3 (1.23%) vSphere
9 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.41%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 43 (17.62%) Puppet
2 31 (12.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 27 (11.07%) Ansible
4 21 (8.61%) Kubernetes
5 19 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (6.56%) Kibana
6 16 (6.56%) logstash
7 11 (4.51%) HAProxy
8 9 (3.69%) Terraform
9 8 (3.28%) Nagios
9 8 (3.28%) Prometheus
10 6 (2.46%) SCCM
11 5 (2.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (2.05%) Jamf Pro
11 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (2.05%) yum
12 3 (1.23%) Rsyslog
12 3 (1.23%) Stealthwatch
13 1 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 71 (29.10%) VMware
3 50 (20.49%) Citrix
4 49 (20.08%) Cisco
5 41 (16.80%) Google
6 31 (12.70%) CommVault
6 31 (12.70%) Symantec
7 22 (9.02%) CheckPoint
7 22 (9.02%) Ivanti
7 22 (9.02%) Zscaler
8 19 (7.79%) F5
9 17 (6.97%) Juniper
10 16 (6.56%) Palo Alto
11 15 (6.15%) SolarWinds
12 14 (5.74%) Percona
13 13 (5.33%) Meraki
14 8 (3.28%) New Relic
15 7 (2.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 5 (2.05%) Aruba
16 5 (2.05%) Barracuda Networks