Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 101 69
Rank change year-on-year -1 -32 +12
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 343 361 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.91% 2.92% 3.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.95% 18.44% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 304 369 490
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,325 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,750 £67,500 £58,875
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 2,150 1,958 2,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.25% 15.83% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,776 1,556 2,090
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +48 188 £40,000 +19.40% 22
Cambridgeshire -43 89 £39,000 -8.24% 19
Bedfordshire +8 26 £49,500 +4.21% 4
Essex -14 19 £28,109 -21.92% 5
Norfolk +25 16 £35,000 -25.53% 6
Suffolk -6 5 £24,750 -18.80% 1
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 181 (52.77%) Windows
2 165 (48.10%) Linux
3 131 (38.19%) DNS
4 116 (33.82%) DHCP
5 115 (33.53%) Python
6 107 (31.20%) Active Directory
7 97 (28.28%) Microsoft
8 91 (26.53%) Windows Server
9 89 (25.95%) VMware
10 81 (23.62%) Software Engineering
11 68 (19.83%) Mathematics
11 68 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 67 (19.53%) Computer Science
12 67 (19.53%) Firewall
13 62 (18.08%) WAN
14 60 (17.49%) LAN
15 59 (17.20%) Degree
16 58 (16.91%) Cisco
17 55 (16.03%) Windows Server 2008
18 54 (15.74%) VPN
19 52 (15.16%) Puppet
20 51 (14.87%) Physics
20 51 (14.87%) MS Exchange
20 51 (14.87%) DevOps
21 50 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
22 48 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
23 47 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
23 47 (13.70%) SQL Server
24 45 (13.12%) Data Centre
24 45 (13.12%) Office 365

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 51 (14.87%) MS Exchange
2 26 (7.58%) OpenStack
3 17 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (3.21%) IIS
6 10 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (2.62%) Apache
7 9 (2.62%) CMS
8 7 (2.04%) Skype for Business
9 6 (1.75%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.46%) JBoss
10 5 (1.46%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.87%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.87%) WildFly
12 2 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 50 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.62%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 9 (2.62%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 47 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (13.12%) Office 365
3 38 (11.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (5.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (2.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (2.92%) Google App Engine
6 10 (2.92%) Google Compute Engine
6 10 (2.92%) SaaS
7 6 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.46%) GitHub
9 4 (1.17%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.58%) Amazon Glacier
10 2 (0.58%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (0.58%) IaaS
10 2 (0.58%) PaaS
10 2 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 131 (38.19%) DNS
2 116 (33.82%) DHCP
3 67 (19.53%) Firewall
4 62 (18.08%) WAN
5 60 (17.49%) LAN
6 54 (15.74%) VPN
7 39 (11.37%) VLAN
8 32 (9.33%) VoIP
9 30 (8.75%) SAN
10 25 (7.29%) HTTP
11 22 (6.41%) BGP
12 19 (5.54%) Internet
12 19 (5.54%) OSPF
13 15 (4.37%) Ethernet
13 15 (4.37%) SMTP
14 14 (4.08%) NAS
14 14 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (3.79%) FTP
15 13 (3.79%) HSRP
15 13 (3.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.50%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (3.21%) MySQL
3 11 (3.21%) NoSQL
4 10 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.04%) Big Data
7 5 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.17%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.17%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (4.37%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.92%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.75%) Subversion
4 4 (1.17%) JUnit
5 3 (0.87%) HttpUnit
5 3 (0.87%) JIRA
5 3 (0.87%) Maven
5 3 (0.87%) Selenium
6 2 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.58%) git-flow
6 2 (0.58%) GitLab
6 2 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.58%) ProC
6 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.29%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.29%) JMeter
7 1 (0.29%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.29%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.29%) NeoLoad
General
1 30 (8.75%) Telecoms
2 26 (7.58%) Finance
3 18 (5.25%) Retail
4 11 (3.21%) Electronics
5 10 (2.92%) Military
6 8 (2.33%) Back Office
6 8 (2.33%) Multimedia
7 7 (2.04%) Advertising
8 6 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.46%) Marketing
10 1 (0.29%) German Language
10 1 (0.29%) Local Government
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (13.70%) Developer
1 47 (13.70%) Linux Engineer
2 39 (11.37%) Software Engineer
2 39 (11.37%) Systems Engineer
3 38 (11.08%) Support Engineer
4 37 (10.79%) Analyst
5 35 (10.20%) IT Support
6 34 (9.91%) C++ Software Engineer
7 28 (8.16%) Administrator
7 28 (8.16%) Support Analyst
8 25 (7.29%) C++ Developer
8 25 (7.29%) C++ Software Developer
9 24 (7.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 24 (7.00%) Software Developer
10 23 (6.71%) Cloud Engineer
11 21 (6.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 21 (6.12%) IT Engineer
12 20 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
13 19 (5.54%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 18 (5.25%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.71%) Web Services
2 20 (5.83%) HTML
3 19 (5.54%) CSS
4 12 (3.50%) JSON
5 10 (2.92%) XML
6 9 (2.62%) POSIX
7 5 (1.46%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.46%) jQuery
7 5 (1.46%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (1.46%) REST
7 5 (1.46%) WCF
8 4 (1.17%) Spring
9 3 (0.87%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.87%) LDAP
9 3 (0.87%) Middleware
9 3 (0.87%) SOAP
9 3 (0.87%) STL
9 3 (0.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.58%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.58%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.53%) Computer Science
2 45 (13.12%) Data Centre
3 33 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (9.04%) Management Information System
5 27 (7.87%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (1.75%) Handset
8 5 (1.46%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.46%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.46%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.17%) CMDB
9 4 (1.17%) FMCG
10 3 (0.87%) Clustering
10 3 (0.87%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.87%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.87%) NHS
10 3 (0.87%) PKI
10 3 (0.87%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 181 (52.77%) Windows
2 165 (48.10%) Linux
3 91 (26.53%) Windows Server
4 68 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (16.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (9.62%) Ubuntu
7 31 (9.04%) Unix
8 28 (8.16%) Windows 10
8 28 (8.16%) Windows 7
9 23 (6.71%) Debian
10 21 (6.12%) CoreOS
11 17 (4.96%) CentOS
12 15 (4.37%) Windows 8
13 12 (3.50%) AIX
13 12 (3.50%) Solaris
14 11 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (2.92%) Windows XP
16 9 (2.62%) HPUX
17 8 (2.33%) Android
17 8 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (23.62%) Software Engineering
2 68 (19.83%) Mathematics
3 51 (14.87%) DevOps
3 51 (14.87%) Physics
4 40 (11.66%) Disaster Recovery
5 36 (10.50%) ITIL
6 33 (9.62%) Configuration Management
7 30 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (7.00%) Open Source
9 22 (6.41%) Project Management
10 21 (6.12%) SDLC
11 20 (5.83%) Prototyping
11 20 (5.83%) Server Building
12 19 (5.54%) Scrum
13 18 (5.25%) Artificial Intelligence
13 18 (5.25%) Machine Learning
14 17 (4.96%) Memory Management
14 17 (4.96%) Problem Management
15 15 (4.37%) Digital Forensics
15 15 (4.37%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 115 (33.53%) Python
2 44 (12.83%) Bash Shell
3 41 (11.95%) C++
4 40 (11.66%) SQL
5 39 (11.37%) C
6 35 (10.20%) Java
7 29 (8.45%) C#
7 29 (8.45%) PowerShell
8 28 (8.16%) JavaScript
9 19 (5.54%) MATLAB
10 14 (4.08%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.92%) Ruby
12 7 (2.04%) Perl
13 3 (0.87%) PHP
13 3 (0.87%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 59 (17.20%) Degree
2 30 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (6.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (4.66%) MCSA
5 16 (4.66%) MCSE
6 15 (4.37%) CCNA
6 15 (4.37%) CCNP
6 15 (4.37%) GCFA
6 15 (4.37%) GCFE
6 15 (4.37%) MCITP
7 14 (4.08%) CREST Certified
8 13 (3.79%) GIAC
9 7 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.04%) MCP
9 7 (2.04%) PhD
10 6 (1.75%) DBS Check
11 4 (1.17%) HNC
12 3 (0.87%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.87%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.41%) SLA
2 13 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.21%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.87%) PMO
5 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.58%) QA
6 1 (0.29%) GAMP
6 1 (0.29%) GMP
6 1 (0.29%) GxP
System Software
1 107 (31.20%) Active Directory
2 48 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (10.20%) Docker
4 28 (8.16%) Hyper-V
5 19 (5.54%) Ceph
6 15 (4.37%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (3.79%) vSphere
8 11 (3.21%) NFS
9 9 (2.62%) Xen
10 7 (2.04%) LXC
10 7 (2.04%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (1.46%) KVM
13 4 (1.17%) XenApp
14 2 (0.58%) iptables
14 2 (0.58%) Samba
14 2 (0.58%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
15 1 (0.29%) Firmware
15 1 (0.29%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 52 (15.16%) Puppet
2 33 (9.62%) Kubernetes
3 29 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (7.58%) Ansible
5 22 (6.41%) SCCM
6 15 (4.37%) EnCase
7 7 (2.04%) vCenter Server
8 6 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (1.17%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.17%) Terraform
10 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (0.87%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.58%) Nagios
11 2 (0.58%) Salt
11 2 (0.58%) SCOM
11 2 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.58%) WSUS
12 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 97 (28.28%) Microsoft
2 89 (25.95%) VMware
3 58 (16.91%) Cisco
4 27 (7.87%) Google
5 26 (7.58%) Red Hat
6 23 (6.71%) Citrix
7 17 (4.96%) HP
7 17 (4.96%) Oracle
8 15 (4.37%) CheckPoint
9 14 (4.08%) Splunk
10 13 (3.79%) Remedy
11 12 (3.50%) IBM
12 10 (2.92%) NetApp
13 9 (2.62%) Avaya
13 9 (2.62%) F5
13 9 (2.62%) SAP
13 9 (2.62%) Xerox
14 8 (2.33%) Dell
14 8 (2.33%) Juniper
15 6 (1.75%) Nokia