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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 9 August 2022 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
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 194 122 82
Rank change year-on-year -72 -40 -5
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 94 104 93
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.34% 2.16% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.83% 13.27% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 83
10th Percentile £26,200 £29,750 £25,550
25th Percentile £32,188 £34,472 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £48,750 £48,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £51,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £44,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.32% +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 1,200 784 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.11% 16.29% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 632 498 457
10th Percentile £27,050 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,469 £34,472 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,880 £45,000 £44,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.62% +1.12% -0.52%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,375 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

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 9 August 2022.

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 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -22 43 £40,000 +16.04% 12
Hertfordshire -30 35 £42,500 -10.53% 13
Essex -59 12 £36,250 -11.59% 2
Bedfordshire -28 3 £52,500 -8.70% 3
Suffolk -12 1 £52,500 - 1
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 9 August 2022, 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 56 (59.57%) Windows
2 50 (53.19%) Microsoft
2 50 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 50 (53.19%) Azure
3 45 (47.87%) Microsoft 365
4 44 (46.81%) DNS
5 41 (43.62%) DHCP
6 38 (40.43%) ITIL
7 36 (38.30%) VMware
8 33 (35.11%) AWS
8 33 (35.11%) PowerShell
9 30 (31.91%) Azure Active Directory
10 28 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (28.72%) Social Skills
12 26 (27.66%) Problem Management
12 26 (27.66%) Software Engineering
12 26 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (25.53%) MCSE
13 24 (25.53%) MCSA
13 24 (25.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 24 (25.53%) Degree
13 24 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (24.47%) Data Centre
14 23 (24.47%) SAN
15 22 (23.40%) Linux
15 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
15 22 (23.40%) Active Directory Federation Services
16 21 (22.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 21 (22.34%) vCenter Server

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 9 (9.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) IIS
3 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 50 (53.19%) Azure
2 45 (47.87%) Microsoft 365
3 33 (35.11%) AWS
4 30 (31.91%) Azure Active Directory
5 18 (19.15%) IaaS
6 4 (4.26%) GCP
7 3 (3.19%) Amazon S3
7 3 (3.19%) CloudFront
7 3 (3.19%) GitHub
7 3 (3.19%) GitHub Actions
7 3 (3.19%) Route 53
7 3 (3.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (2.13%) Mimecast
8 2 (2.13%) PaaS
8 2 (2.13%) SaaS
9 1 (1.06%) Amazon OpenSearch
9 1 (1.06%) Azure Key Vault
9 1 (1.06%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (46.81%) DNS
2 41 (43.62%) DHCP
3 23 (24.47%) SAN
4 21 (22.34%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (19.15%) Fibre Channel
6 17 (18.09%) Bluetooth
6 17 (18.09%) Firewall
7 14 (14.89%) LAN
7 14 (14.89%) WAN
8 11 (11.70%) VPN
9 6 (6.38%) Network Security
10 4 (4.26%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (4.26%) Ethernet
10 4 (4.26%) HTTP
10 4 (4.26%) VoIP
10 4 (4.26%) Wireless
10 4 (4.26%) WLAN
11 3 (3.19%) Modbus
11 3 (3.19%) MPLS
12 2 (2.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.26%) MySQL
4 3 (3.19%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.06%) Informix
5 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.06%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.02%) JIRA
3 15 (15.96%) ClearCase
3 15 (15.96%) CppUnit
3 15 (15.96%) JUnit
4 3 (3.19%) GitLab
5 2 (2.13%) Burp Suite
5 2 (2.13%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 27 (28.72%) Social Skills
2 24 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (15.96%) Automotive
3 15 (15.96%) Electronics
4 6 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.32%) Law
6 3 (3.19%) Back Office
6 3 (3.19%) Documentation Skills
6 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.19%) Marketing
6 3 (3.19%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.13%) Advertising
7 2 (2.13%) German Language
7 2 (2.13%) Legal
7 2 (2.13%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (1.06%) Banking
8 1 (1.06%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (23.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 20 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (19.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (19.15%) Embedded Engineer
3 18 (19.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 18 (19.15%) Software Engineer
4 15 (15.96%) Analyst
4 15 (15.96%) Graduate
4 15 (15.96%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (15.96%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 15 (15.96%) Voice Engineer
4 15 (15.96%) Wintel Engineer
4 15 (15.96%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Administrator
5 10 (10.64%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (10.64%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) JSON
1 3 (3.19%) Kafka
1 3 (3.19%) LDAP
1 3 (3.19%) Loki
2 2 (2.13%) Java RMI
3 1 (1.06%) FHIR
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.47%) Data Centre
2 18 (19.15%) Clustering
2 18 (19.15%) EMC VNX
2 18 (19.15%) Replication
3 15 (15.96%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (15.96%) IoT
4 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (4.26%) Biotechnology
7 3 (3.19%) Life Science
7 3 (3.19%) PKI
7 3 (3.19%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.06%) CMDB
8 1 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.06%) IVR
8 1 (1.06%) PACS
8 1 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 56 (59.57%) Windows
2 22 (23.40%) Linux
3 20 (21.28%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (6.38%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2019
6 4 (4.26%) Mac OS
7 3 (3.19%) CentOS
7 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.19%) SUSE
7 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.13%) Android
8 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.43%) ITIL
2 28 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (27.66%) Problem Management
3 26 (27.66%) Software Engineering
4 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
5 21 (22.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 21 (22.34%) Service Management
6 20 (21.28%) Load Balancing
7 18 (19.15%) Change Control
8 17 (18.09%) Agile
8 17 (18.09%) Business Case
9 16 (17.02%) Test Automation
10 15 (15.96%) Business Strategy
10 15 (15.96%) Scrum
10 15 (15.96%) Signal Processing
10 15 (15.96%) Unit Testing
11 11 (11.70%) Configuration Management
12 9 (9.57%) Network Virtualisation
13 7 (7.45%) Cost Management
13 7 (7.45%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.11%) PowerShell
2 21 (22.34%) Python
3 4 (4.26%) SQL
4 3 (3.19%) C
4 3 (3.19%) C++
4 3 (3.19%) Go
4 3 (3.19%) Java
4 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.19%) Ruby
4 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.06%) Perl
5 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (25.53%) Degree
2 24 (25.53%) MCSA
2 24 (25.53%) MCSE
2 24 (25.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (15.96%) Postgraduate
4 6 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (5.32%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.26%) CCNP
6 4 (4.26%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (3.19%) CCNA
7 3 (3.19%) CISSP
8 2 (2.13%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.13%) OSCP
8 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.13%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.26%) GDPR
2 4 (4.26%) QA
3 3 (3.19%) GxP
3 3 (3.19%) NIST
4 2 (2.13%) SLA
5 1 (1.06%) DICOM
5 1 (1.06%) IEC 62304
5 1 (1.06%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 50 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 28 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (19.15%) Terminal Services
3 18 (19.15%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (19.15%) vSphere
4 4 (4.26%) Docker
4 4 (4.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (3.19%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.13%) Firmware
6 2 (2.13%) KVM
7 1 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (23.40%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 21 (22.34%) SCCM
2 21 (22.34%) vCenter Server
3 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Clustering
3 18 (19.15%) SCOM
3 18 (19.15%) SCOrch
4 15 (15.96%) Kubernetes
4 15 (15.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (11.70%) Ansible
6 7 (7.45%) Puppet
7 5 (5.32%) WSUS
8 4 (4.26%) QRadar
9 3 (3.19%) Grafana
9 3 (3.19%) Istio
9 3 (3.19%) Packer
9 3 (3.19%) Prometheus
9 3 (3.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (3.19%) Terraform
10 2 (2.13%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (2.13%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 50 (53.19%) Microsoft
2 36 (38.30%) VMware
3 18 (19.15%) 3PAR
3 18 (19.15%) Brocade
3 18 (19.15%) EMC
3 18 (19.15%) jetNEXUS
3 18 (19.15%) Rackspace
3 18 (19.15%) Symantec
3 18 (19.15%) Veeam
4 15 (15.96%) Perforce
5 11 (11.70%) Oracle
6 8 (8.51%) Cisco
7 6 (6.38%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.32%) NetApp
8 5 (5.32%) Varonis
9 4 (4.26%) Citrix
10 3 (3.19%) HP
10 3 (3.19%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (3.19%) PagerDuty
10 3 (3.19%) ServiceNow