Period
to 27 February 2021

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 27 February 2021 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
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 112 91 62
Rank change year-on-year -21 -29 +46
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 54 188 391
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.88% 3.16% 4.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.64% 16.55% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 53 146 290
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -10.71%
10th Percentile £25,650 £24,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £54,750 £55,625 £61,375
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 560 1,136 1,743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.48% 19.08% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 369 914 1,293
Median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% +2.41% -7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,050
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 27 February 2021.

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 27 February 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire +17 21 £45,000 +3.45% 13
Hertfordshire -4 19 £47,500 +11.76% 13
Essex +18 12 £37,060 +14.03% 1
Norfolk +18 2 £35,500 -21.11% 5
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2021, 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 28 (51.85%) Windows
2 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (48.15%) DHCP
4 24 (44.44%) DNS
5 23 (42.59%) Linux
6 21 (38.89%) Windows Server
7 17 (31.48%) Azure
8 16 (29.63%) VMware
9 15 (27.78%) IPv6
9 15 (27.78%) AWS
9 15 (27.78%) DevOps
10 14 (25.93%) Terraform
10 14 (25.93%) Firewall
11 13 (24.07%) Asset Management
11 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
11 13 (24.07%) IPv4
11 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (22.22%) Microsoft 365
12 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
13 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
13 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Intune
13 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 10 (18.52%) vSphere
14 10 (18.52%) XenDesktop
14 10 (18.52%) VLAN
15 9 (16.67%) Degree
15 9 (16.67%) Cisco
16 8 (14.81%) VPN
17 7 (12.96%) BGP
18 6 (11.11%) MPLS

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 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.85%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (31.48%) Azure
2 15 (27.78%) AWS
3 12 (22.22%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.85%) GCP
5 1 (1.85%) IaaS
5 1 (1.85%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.85%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.85%) PaaS
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (48.15%) DHCP
2 24 (44.44%) DNS
3 15 (27.78%) IPv6
4 14 (25.93%) Firewall
5 13 (24.07%) IPv4
6 10 (18.52%) VLAN
7 8 (14.81%) VPN
8 7 (12.96%) BGP
9 6 (11.11%) MPLS
10 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
10 3 (5.56%) OSPF
10 3 (5.56%) VoIP
11 2 (3.70%) Internet
11 2 (3.70%) Junos
11 2 (3.70%) LAN
11 2 (3.70%) NAS
11 2 (3.70%) RSVP
11 2 (3.70%) SAN
11 2 (3.70%) VPLS
11 2 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.85%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.85%) GitLab
1 1 (1.85%) NetBeans
1 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.85%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Local Government
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Network Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) IT Engineer
3 13 (24.07%) Network Systems Engineer
3 13 (24.07%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) IT Support
7 4 (7.41%) Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Graduate
8 3 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) 802.1X
2 3 (5.56%) Node.js
2 3 (5.56%) Qt
3 1 (1.85%) ADO
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) POSIX
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
1 2 (3.70%) EPoS
1 2 (3.70%) Life Science
2 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.85%) SystemC
2 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) Linux
3 21 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.85%) Android
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) DevOps
2 13 (24.07%) Asset Management
3 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (9.26%) ITIL
4 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (3.70%) Coaching
6 2 (3.70%) Migration
6 2 (3.70%) Network Design
6 2 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) Logistics
7 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.85%) Open Source
7 1 (1.85%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.85%) Scrum
7 1 (1.85%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.11%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) C++
4 3 (5.56%) C
4 3 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.26%) CCNA
4 4 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (5.56%) JNCIA
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.70%) CCNP
6 2 (3.70%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.85%) MCSE
7 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.52%) vSphere
2 10 (18.52%) XenDesktop
3 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) Terraform
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.63%) VMware
3 9 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (3.70%) Juniper
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.70%) Veeam
6 1 (1.85%) Aruba
6 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.85%) Google
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Meraki
6 1 (1.85%) NetApp
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) Sophos