Period
to 23 January 2020

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 January 2020 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 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 56 104
Rank change year-on-year -24 +48 +1
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 209 442 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.41% 4.69% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.82% 23.76% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 146 322 310
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,475
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +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 1,173 1,860 2,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.14% 19.73% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 884 1,318 1,803
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,050
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £67,500
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 23 January 2020.

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 January 2020. 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 +9 113 £42,500 -10.53% 28
Cambridgeshire -44 50 £43,500 +15.23% 27
Bedfordshire +19 18 £48,750 +21.88% 3
Suffolk +12 13 £45,000 +2.86% 4
Essex -6 13 £29,500 +18.00% 14
Norfolk -14 2 £45,000 +20.00% 3
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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.

1 109 (52.15%) Windows
2 86 (41.15%) Microsoft
3 81 (38.76%) DNS
4 72 (34.45%) Active Directory
5 66 (31.58%) Windows Server
6 65 (31.10%) VMware
7 64 (30.62%) DHCP
7 64 (30.62%) Linux
7 64 (30.62%) Office 365
8 63 (30.14%) Firewall
9 59 (28.23%) MS Exchange
10 51 (24.40%) Microsoft Office
11 49 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2010
12 48 (22.97%) Citrix
13 46 (22.01%) VLAN
13 46 (22.01%) Windows Server 2012
14 45 (21.53%) Cisco Certification
15 44 (21.05%) XenApp
16 42 (20.10%) Windows 10
17 41 (19.62%) Python
18 39 (18.66%) LAN
18 39 (18.66%) PowerShell
19 37 (17.70%) BGP
20 36 (17.22%) Cisco
20 36 (17.22%) Data Centre
21 35 (16.75%) Azure
21 35 (16.75%) CCNP
21 35 (16.75%) Problem-Solving
22 34 (16.27%) Degree
23 31 (14.83%) Hyper-V

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 59 (28.23%) MS Exchange
2 49 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (9.57%) Skype for Business
5 11 (5.26%) nginx
6 8 (3.83%) OpenStack
7 7 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.39%) Apache
9 4 (1.91%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.44%) Confluence
11 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.96%) IIS
12 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 51 (24.40%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (30.62%) Office 365
2 35 (16.75%) Azure
3 26 (12.44%) GCP
4 14 (6.70%) AWS
5 12 (5.74%) OneDrive
6 6 (2.87%) Stackdriver
7 5 (2.39%) SaaS
8 4 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.91%) IaaS
8 4 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.44%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.96%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (0.96%) GitHub
10 2 (0.96%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.48%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.48%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (38.76%) DNS
2 64 (30.62%) DHCP
3 63 (30.14%) Firewall
4 46 (22.01%) VLAN
5 39 (18.66%) LAN
6 37 (17.70%) BGP
7 31 (14.83%) OSPF
7 31 (14.83%) WAN
8 30 (14.35%) VPN
9 28 (13.40%) Internet
10 26 (12.44%) VoIP
11 20 (9.57%) NetScaler
11 20 (9.57%) Skype
12 17 (8.13%) MPLS
13 15 (7.18%) Ethernet
13 15 (7.18%) HTTP
13 15 (7.18%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (6.22%) Network Security
15 12 (5.74%) HSRP
16 11 (5.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.22%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.78%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (2.39%) Big Data
5 2 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (11.96%) Git (software)
1 25 (11.96%) Jenkins
2 18 (8.61%) Artifactory
2 18 (8.61%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (3.83%) JIRA
4 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.48%) git-flow
4 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (6.70%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.26%) Retail
3 9 (4.31%) Finance
3 9 (4.31%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.83%) Banking
4 8 (3.83%) Electronics
5 5 (2.39%) Automotive
6 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.96%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) French Language
7 1 (0.48%) German Language
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Military
7 1 (0.48%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (18.66%) IT Support
2 30 (14.35%) Analyst
3 27 (12.92%) Network Engineer
4 20 (9.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 18 (8.61%) DevOps Engineer
5 18 (8.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (8.61%) IT Engineer
6 17 (8.13%) Support Engineer
7 14 (6.70%) Embedded Engineer
7 14 (6.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 14 (6.70%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.26%) Developer
8 11 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 11 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (4.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (4.78%) Security Engineer
10 9 (4.31%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.31%) Team Leader
11 8 (3.83%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.09%) WSH
2 11 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
3 10 (4.78%) Web Services
4 5 (2.39%) Flash
5 4 (1.91%) CSS
5 4 (1.91%) HTML
5 4 (1.91%) Node.js
5 4 (1.91%) Spring
6 3 (1.44%) DHTML
6 3 (1.44%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.44%) JDBC
6 3 (1.44%) JMS
6 3 (1.44%) JSP
6 3 (1.44%) Servlets
6 3 (1.44%) XML
7 2 (0.96%) .NET
7 2 (0.96%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.96%) Django
8 1 (0.48%) React
8 1 (0.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.22%) Data Centre
2 23 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (4.78%) CAN bus
5 9 (4.31%) Replication
6 7 (3.35%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (2.39%) CCTV
7 5 (2.39%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.39%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.39%) PKI
7 5 (2.39%) User Experience
8 4 (1.91%) Life Science
8 4 (1.91%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.96%) Clustering
9 2 (0.96%) iPhone
9 2 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.48%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.48%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 109 (52.15%) Windows
2 66 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 64 (30.62%) Linux
4 46 (22.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (20.10%) Windows 10
6 26 (12.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (5.74%) Windows 7
8 11 (5.26%) CentOS
9 8 (3.83%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.91%) AIX
11 4 (1.91%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.44%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (1.44%) Unix
13 2 (0.96%) Android
13 2 (0.96%) Solaris
13 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.48%) Debian
14 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.75%) Problem-Solving
2 29 (13.88%) Network Management
3 28 (13.40%) DevOps
4 25 (11.96%) Load Balancing
4 25 (11.96%) Server Management
4 25 (11.96%) Software Engineering
5 22 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 21 (10.05%) Computer Science
6 21 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (9.09%) Patch Management
8 18 (8.61%) Configuration Management
8 18 (8.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (8.13%) ITIL
10 16 (7.66%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (6.22%) Microservices
11 13 (6.22%) Performance Measurement
12 12 (5.74%) Defect Tracking
13 11 (5.26%) Physics
13 11 (5.26%) Test Automation
14 9 (4.31%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (19.62%) Python
2 39 (18.66%) PowerShell
3 27 (12.92%) Bash Shell
4 26 (12.44%) C
5 20 (9.57%) Ruby
6 19 (9.09%) VBScript
7 17 (8.13%) Perl
8 16 (7.66%) C++
9 13 (6.22%) Embedded C
10 10 (4.78%) Embedded C++
11 7 (3.35%) SQL
12 6 (2.87%) Java
13 5 (2.39%) PHP
14 4 (1.91%) JavaScript
15 3 (1.44%) C#
15 3 (1.44%) Go
15 3 (1.44%) Tcl
16 2 (0.96%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.96%) PHP 7
17 1 (0.48%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 45 (21.53%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (16.75%) CCNP
3 34 (16.27%) Degree
4 19 (9.09%) CCNA
5 15 (7.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (4.78%) CCIE
7 10 (4.78%) CCSA
8 9 (4.31%) MCSE
9 8 (3.83%) CCDP
9 8 (3.83%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (3.83%) MCSA
10 7 (3.35%) CCSE
10 7 (3.35%) JNCIS
11 6 (2.87%) Check Point Certification
11 6 (2.87%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.87%) Security Cleared
12 5 (2.39%) CISSP
13 3 (1.44%) CCSP
13 3 (1.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.39%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.39%) SLA
3 3 (1.44%) QA
4 1 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (34.45%) Active Directory
2 44 (21.05%) XenApp
3 31 (14.83%) Hyper-V
4 26 (12.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (11.48%) vSphere
6 9 (4.31%) Docker
7 6 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.39%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.44%) Firmware
9 3 (1.44%) LXC
9 3 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.48%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 25 (11.96%) Puppet
2 20 (9.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 13 (6.22%) Ansible
4 12 (5.74%) Kubernetes
5 9 (4.31%) Backup Exec
5 9 (4.31%) Kibana
5 9 (4.31%) logstash
5 9 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.87%) HAProxy
6 6 (2.87%) SCCM
7 5 (2.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (2.39%) Terraform
8 4 (1.91%) Nagios
8 4 (1.91%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.44%) Stealthwatch
10 2 (0.96%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.96%) yum
11 1 (0.48%) SCOM
11 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 86 (41.15%) Microsoft
2 65 (31.10%) VMware
3 48 (22.97%) Citrix
4 36 (17.22%) Cisco
5 26 (12.44%) Google
6 21 (10.05%) Symantec
7 20 (9.57%) CommVault
8 15 (7.18%) Juniper
9 13 (6.22%) CheckPoint
9 13 (6.22%) Palo Alto
10 12 (5.74%) SolarWinds
11 11 (5.26%) F5
11 11 (5.26%) Ivanti
11 11 (5.26%) Mitel
11 11 (5.26%) Percona
11 11 (5.26%) Zscaler
12 8 (3.83%) Asigra
12 8 (3.83%) HP
13 7 (3.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 6 (2.87%) New Relic