Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 120 72
Rank change year-on-year +40 -48 +10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 431 342 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.61% 2.74% 3.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.81% 15.84% 21.61%
Number of salaries quoted 317 312 470
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -9.41% +10.39%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,250 £23,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%

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 2,176 2,159 2,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.21% 17.30% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,615 1,735 2,011
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +45 184 £55,000 +53.85% 26
Cambridgeshire +50 140 £46,500 +16.25% 22
Essex +18 36 £35,000 +25.00% 6
Suffolk -2 36 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Bedfordshire -20 25 £27,000 -32.50% 1
Norfolk +21 9 £43,750 +16.67% 1
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 230 (53.36%) Windows
2 209 (48.49%) DNS
3 198 (45.94%) Linux
4 153 (35.50%) Microsoft
5 145 (33.64%) Firewall
6 117 (27.15%) DHCP
7 115 (26.68%) Python
8 112 (25.99%) Active Directory
9 103 (23.90%) Degree
10 99 (22.97%) Windows Server
11 98 (22.74%) Amazon AWS
11 98 (22.74%) ITIL
12 95 (22.04%) VMware
13 90 (20.88%) Problem-Solving
14 85 (19.72%) Computer Science
15 84 (19.49%) Cisco
16 82 (19.03%) LAN
17 77 (17.87%) WAN
18 76 (17.63%) DevOps
19 75 (17.40%) Data Centre
20 70 (16.24%) Self-Motivation
20 70 (16.24%) Microsoft Azure
21 69 (16.01%) VPN
22 68 (15.78%) Puppet
23 67 (15.55%) Analytical Skills
24 66 (15.31%) Management Information System
25 63 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
26 62 (14.39%) PowerShell
27 61 (14.15%) Wi-Fi
27 61 (14.15%) HTTP

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 (13.69%) MS Exchange
2 34 (7.89%) OpenStack
3 16 (3.71%) WebLogic
4 14 (3.25%) Apache
4 14 (3.25%) WebSphere
5 13 (3.02%) Confluence
5 13 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (3.02%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (2.32%) GlassFish
7 10 (2.32%) IIS
7 10 (2.32%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.39%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.16%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.93%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.70%) nginx
12 2 (0.46%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 39 (9.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (2.78%) Documaker
1 12 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 98 (22.74%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (16.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (13.92%) Office 365
4 26 (6.03%) IaaS
5 24 (5.57%) GitHub
6 13 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (2.32%) SaaS
9 9 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.70%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.70%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.46%) PaaS
13 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.23%) Route 53
13 1 (0.23%) Serverless
13 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 209 (48.49%) DNS
2 145 (33.64%) Firewall
3 117 (27.15%) DHCP
4 82 (19.03%) LAN
5 77 (17.87%) WAN
6 69 (16.01%) VPN
7 61 (14.15%) HTTP
7 61 (14.15%) Wi-Fi
8 59 (13.69%) Ethernet
9 52 (12.06%) Network Security
10 51 (11.83%) SAN
11 45 (10.44%) SNMP
12 43 (9.98%) SSL
13 40 (9.28%) VoIP
14 35 (8.12%) MPLS
15 32 (7.42%) Intrusion Detection
15 32 (7.42%) NAS
16 28 (6.50%) BGP
16 28 (6.50%) OSPF
16 28 (6.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (11.14%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.80%) Oracle Database
3 15 (3.48%) MongoDB
3 15 (3.48%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.78%) MySQL
5 10 (2.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (2.32%) SQLPlus
6 6 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (1.39%) Apache Hive
6 6 (1.39%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.16%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.93%) Big Data
8 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.46%) Power BI
10 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (8.12%) JIRA
2 24 (5.57%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.78%) Gerrit
3 12 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 12 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (2.55%) ClearCase
5 8 (1.86%) ClearQuest
5 8 (1.86%) Subversion
6 6 (1.39%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.39%) Selenium
7 4 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.93%) CodeSonar
7 4 (0.93%) git-flow
7 4 (0.93%) NUnit
7 4 (0.93%) Robot Framework
7 4 (0.93%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.70%) LabVIEW
8 3 (0.70%) Redmine
9 2 (0.46%) CMake
9 2 (0.46%) JIRA Agile
General
1 50 (11.60%) Retail
2 45 (10.44%) Finance
3 19 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.78%) Electronics
5 8 (1.86%) Advertising
5 8 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.86%) Marketing
6 5 (1.16%) French Language
6 5 (1.16%) German Language
7 4 (0.93%) Legal
8 3 (0.70%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.46%) Billing
9 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.46%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Games
10 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 69 (16.01%) Analyst
2 49 (11.37%) Security Engineer
3 43 (9.98%) Support Engineer
4 39 (9.05%) Team Leader
5 36 (8.35%) Software Engineer
6 35 (8.12%) IT Support
7 30 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 29 (6.73%) Network Engineer
9 27 (6.26%) Developer
10 24 (5.57%) C++ Software Engineer
10 24 (5.57%) DevOps Engineer
11 23 (5.34%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (5.34%) IT Analyst
11 23 (5.34%) Support Analyst
12 18 (4.18%) IT Technician
12 18 (4.18%) Systems Engineer
13 17 (3.94%) Administrator
13 17 (3.94%) Senior Network Engineer
14 16 (3.71%) Architect
14 16 (3.71%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.98%) Web Services
2 23 (5.34%) .NET
2 23 (5.34%) SOAP
3 20 (4.64%) JSON
4 18 (4.18%) Middleware
4 18 (4.18%) RESTful
5 17 (3.94%) XML
6 13 (3.02%) HTML
6 13 (3.02%) LDAP
6 13 (3.02%) YAML
7 12 (2.78%) ASP.NET
8 11 (2.55%) .NET Framework
9 10 (2.32%) 802.1X
10 9 (2.09%) REST
10 9 (2.09%) STL
11 8 (1.86%) Java EE
11 8 (1.86%) Node.js
11 8 (1.86%) Velocity
12 6 (1.39%) Flash
13 5 (1.16%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 85 (19.72%) Computer Science
2 75 (17.40%) Data Centre
3 70 (16.24%) Self-Motivation
4 67 (15.55%) Analytical Skills
5 66 (15.31%) Management Information System
6 30 (6.96%) Security Operations Centre
7 23 (5.34%) Driving Licence
8 20 (4.64%) Replication
9 15 (3.48%) Algorithms
10 12 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
10 12 (2.78%) Private Cloud
11 11 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (2.32%) Device Driver
12 10 (2.32%) Public Cloud
12 10 (2.32%) User Experience
13 7 (1.62%) CCTV
13 7 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
14 5 (1.16%) Smartphone
15 4 (0.93%) CMDB
15 4 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 230 (53.36%) Windows
2 198 (45.94%) Linux
3 99 (22.97%) Windows Server
4 57 (13.23%) Unix
5 46 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (9.28%) Windows 7
6 40 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (8.35%) Windows 10
8 26 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (4.64%) Android
9 20 (4.64%) Mac OS X
10 19 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (3.48%) CentOS
11 15 (3.48%) Solaris
12 14 (3.25%) AIX
13 13 (3.02%) CoreOS
14 11 (2.55%) Windows 8
15 10 (2.32%) Debian
16 9 (2.09%) Apple iOS
17 8 (1.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (22.74%) ITIL
2 90 (20.88%) Problem-Solving
3 76 (17.63%) DevOps
4 57 (13.23%) Software Engineering
5 52 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (11.37%) Configuration Management
7 46 (10.67%) SIEM
8 45 (10.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 45 (10.44%) Mathematics
9 43 (9.98%) Security Operations
10 40 (9.28%) Physics
11 39 (9.05%) Performance Monitoring
12 37 (8.58%) Network Management
13 36 (8.35%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 34 (7.89%) Information Security
15 31 (7.19%) High Availability
15 31 (7.19%) Line Management
16 30 (6.96%) Multithreading
16 30 (6.96%) Project Management
16 30 (6.96%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 115 (26.68%) Python
2 62 (14.39%) PowerShell
3 52 (12.06%) Java
4 51 (11.83%) SQL
5 47 (10.90%) Bash Shell
6 44 (10.21%) C
7 40 (9.28%) C++
8 36 (8.35%) JavaScript
9 23 (5.34%) Perl
10 22 (5.10%) PHP
10 22 (5.10%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.55%) C#
12 7 (1.62%) VBA
13 5 (1.16%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.93%) ActionScript
14 4 (0.93%) ActionScript 2.0
14 4 (0.93%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.70%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.70%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 103 (23.90%) Degree
2 51 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (11.60%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (9.98%) CCNA
5 33 (7.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 27 (6.26%) GCFA
6 27 (6.26%) GCFE
6 27 (6.26%) GIAC
7 26 (6.03%) ITIL Certification
7 26 (6.03%) MCSE
8 24 (5.57%) MCP
9 23 (5.34%) GCIA
10 19 (4.41%) CCNP
10 19 (4.41%) CREST Certified
10 19 (4.41%) SSCP
11 18 (4.18%) GCIH
11 18 (4.18%) MCSA
12 17 (3.94%) CEH
13 15 (3.48%) CompTIA Security+
13 15 (3.48%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.19%) SLA
2 16 (3.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.32%) QA
4 7 (1.62%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.70%) GDPR
5 3 (0.70%) PMO
6 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 112 (25.99%) Active Directory
2 63 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (11.37%) Docker
4 44 (10.21%) Hyper-V
5 38 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (7.42%) vSphere
7 15 (3.48%) Ceph
8 12 (2.78%) Samba
8 12 (2.78%) VirtualBox
9 10 (2.32%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (2.09%) XenApp
11 7 (1.62%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.62%) Xen
12 6 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (1.16%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.93%) Firmware
14 4 (0.93%) LXC
15 3 (0.70%) XenServer
16 2 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 68 (15.78%) Puppet
2 42 (9.74%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (8.58%) Ansible
4 27 (6.26%) EnCase
5 21 (4.87%) Kubernetes
6 13 (3.02%) Nagios
7 12 (2.78%) QRadar
7 12 (2.78%) Rancher
7 12 (2.78%) Sysdig
7 12 (2.78%) vRealize
8 10 (2.32%) FortiGate
9 8 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (1.62%) Backup Exec
11 6 (1.39%) SCCM
12 5 (1.16%) CSIRT
12 5 (1.16%) Salt
13 3 (0.70%) Terraform
14 2 (0.46%) Ambari
14 2 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
14 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 153 (35.50%) Microsoft
2 95 (22.04%) VMware
3 84 (19.49%) Cisco
4 54 (12.53%) CheckPoint
5 41 (9.51%) Avaya
6 36 (8.35%) Nortel
7 35 (8.12%) IBM
8 33 (7.66%) Citrix
8 33 (7.66%) Oracle
9 30 (6.96%) Splunk
10 27 (6.26%) Red Hat
11 25 (5.80%) Intel
11 25 (5.80%) Riverbed
12 22 (5.10%) HP
12 22 (5.10%) Juniper
13 21 (4.87%) Draytek
13 21 (4.87%) SonicWALL
14 20 (4.64%) Google
15 14 (3.25%) ServiceNow
16 13 (3.02%) Apple