Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 85 77
Rank change year-on-year -20 -8 +9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 351 427 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.91% 3.27% 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.33% 20.45% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 323 419 475
East of England median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,150 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 2289 2088 2650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.98% 16.01% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1687 2073
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £64,750
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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +9 175 £36,000 -15.29% 16
Cambridgeshire -62 91 £39,000 -8.24% 10
Bedfordshire 0 41 £49,000 +15.29%
Suffolk -3 19 £36,250 +18.93%
Essex -9 17 £23,000 -44.58%
Norfolk +15 9 £35,000 -28.21%
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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.

1 194 (55.27%) Windows
2 138 (39.32%) Linux
3 125 (35.61%) DNS
4 111 (31.62%) Active Directory
5 107 (30.48%) DHCP
6 98 (27.92%) Firewall
7 92 (26.21%) Python
8 86 (24.50%) Windows Server
9 85 (24.22%) Microsoft
10 81 (23.08%) Cisco
11 79 (22.51%) VPN
12 73 (20.80%) WAN
12 73 (20.80%) LAN
13 71 (20.23%) VMware
14 60 (17.09%) Software Engineering
14 60 (17.09%) Mathematics
15 57 (16.24%) Computer Science
16 54 (15.38%) MS Exchange
17 53 (15.10%) Degree
18 51 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
18 51 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
19 50 (14.25%) Microsoft Office
19 50 (14.25%) Disaster Recovery
20 48 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
20 48 (13.68%) Office 365
21 46 (13.11%) Physics
22 44 (12.54%) Cisco Certification
23 42 (11.97%) BGP
24 40 (11.40%) ITIL
24 40 (11.40%) C

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 54 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.84%) CMS
3 15 (4.27%) OpenStack
4 14 (3.99%) Apache
4 14 (3.99%) IIS
5 12 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (2.85%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (2.28%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.42%) JBoss
9 5 (1.42%) NServiceBus
10 4 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.85%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.85%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.85%) WildFly
12 2 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 50 (14.25%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 4 (1.14%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.28%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 51 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (13.68%) Office 365
3 37 (10.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (1.71%) Google App Engine
5 6 (1.71%) Google Compute Engine
5 6 (1.71%) OneDrive
5 6 (1.71%) PaaS
6 5 (1.42%) GitHub
6 5 (1.42%) IaaS
6 5 (1.42%) SaaS
7 4 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (1.14%) Amazon Glacier
7 4 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.14%) AWS CloudTrail
7 4 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 125 (35.61%) DNS
2 107 (30.48%) DHCP
3 98 (27.92%) Firewall
4 79 (22.51%) VPN
5 73 (20.80%) LAN
5 73 (20.80%) WAN
6 42 (11.97%) BGP
7 38 (10.83%) OSPF
8 37 (10.54%) VLAN
8 37 (10.54%) VoIP
9 33 (9.40%) HTTP
10 32 (9.12%) SAN
11 28 (7.98%) tcpdump
11 28 (7.98%) Wireshark
12 23 (6.55%) HSRP
13 22 (6.27%) Network Security
14 21 (5.98%) FTP
14 21 (5.98%) Wireless
15 20 (5.70%) HTTPS
16 19 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.42%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (3.42%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.13%) MySQL
4 7 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (1.99%) Big Data
4 7 (1.99%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.57%) DB2
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.42%) Subversion
4 3 (0.85%) HttpUnit
4 3 (0.85%) JIRA
4 3 (0.85%) JUnit
4 3 (0.85%) Maven
4 3 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.85%) Selenium
4 3 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.85%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.28%) JMeter
6 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.28%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.28%) NeoLoad
General
1 37 (10.54%) Telecoms
2 34 (9.69%) Finance
3 18 (5.13%) Military
4 16 (4.56%) Back Office
5 15 (4.27%) Electronics
6 9 (2.56%) Multimedia
6 9 (2.56%) Retail
7 6 (1.71%) Advertising
7 6 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.42%) Mandarin Language
9 3 (0.85%) German Language
10 2 (0.57%) French Language
10 2 (0.57%) Marketing
10 2 (0.57%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
11 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (13.96%) Developer
2 42 (11.97%) Analyst
3 41 (11.68%) IT Support
4 35 (9.97%) Administrator
4 35 (9.97%) Support Engineer
5 34 (9.69%) Software Engineer
6 31 (8.83%) C++ Software Engineer
7 28 (7.98%) Linux Engineer
8 27 (7.69%) Software Developer
9 26 (7.41%) IT Engineer
10 25 (7.12%) C++ Developer
10 25 (7.12%) C++ Software Developer
11 24 (6.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 23 (6.55%) IT Administrator
12 23 (6.55%) Support Analyst
13 22 (6.27%) 2nd Line Support
13 22 (6.27%) Network Engineer
13 22 (6.27%) Support Technician
14 18 (5.13%) IT Support Technician
14 18 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.55%) Web Services
2 17 (4.84%) HTML
2 17 (4.84%) POSIX
3 14 (3.99%) CSS
4 12 (3.42%) JSON
5 7 (1.99%) Middleware
6 6 (1.71%) WCF
7 5 (1.42%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.42%) jQuery
7 5 (1.42%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (1.42%) REST
7 5 (1.42%) XML
8 4 (1.14%) Spring
9 3 (0.85%) .NET
9 3 (0.85%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.85%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.85%) Node.js
9 3 (0.85%) SOAP
9 3 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.24%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.55%) Data Centre
3 26 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (6.27%) Management Information System
5 21 (5.98%) Driving Licence
6 10 (2.85%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.99%) CMDB
7 7 (1.99%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (1.99%) PKI
8 6 (1.71%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.71%) Fintech
8 6 (1.71%) Handset
9 5 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.14%) FMCG
11 3 (0.85%) Clustering
11 3 (0.85%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.85%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.85%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.85%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 194 (55.27%) Windows
2 138 (39.32%) Linux
3 86 (24.50%) Windows Server
4 51 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (11.40%) Windows 10
7 31 (8.83%) Unix
8 25 (7.12%) Ubuntu
8 25 (7.12%) Windows 7
9 17 (4.84%) Debian
10 14 (3.99%) Android
11 13 (3.70%) CoreOS
12 12 (3.42%) CentOS
12 12 (3.42%) Mac OS X
12 12 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (2.85%) AIX
14 9 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (1.99%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.99%) Solaris
15 7 (1.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (17.09%) Mathematics
1 60 (17.09%) Software Engineering
2 50 (14.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 46 (13.11%) Physics
4 40 (11.40%) ITIL
5 31 (8.83%) DevOps
6 27 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 24 (6.84%) Artificial Intelligence
7 24 (6.84%) Machine Learning
7 24 (6.84%) SDLC
8 21 (5.98%) Open Source
9 20 (5.70%) Data Security
10 19 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
11 18 (5.13%) Mentoring
11 18 (5.13%) Network Management
12 17 (4.84%) Data Encryption
12 17 (4.84%) Network Optimisation
12 17 (4.84%) Project Management
13 16 (4.56%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (26.21%) Python
2 40 (11.40%) C
3 39 (11.11%) Java
4 38 (10.83%) C#
5 36 (10.26%) C++
6 34 (9.69%) SQL
7 27 (7.69%) Bash Shell
8 24 (6.84%) MATLAB
9 21 (5.98%) JavaScript
10 18 (5.13%) PowerShell
11 16 (4.56%) Shell Script
12 13 (3.70%) Perl
13 12 (3.42%) Ruby
14 4 (1.14%) VBScript
15 3 (0.85%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.85%) C-shell
15 3 (0.85%) PHP
15 3 (0.85%) Scala
15 3 (0.85%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 53 (15.10%) Degree
2 44 (12.54%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (8.55%) CCNA
4 26 (7.41%) CCNP
5 18 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (3.42%) MCSA
8 10 (2.85%) CCSE
8 10 (2.85%) MCP
9 8 (2.28%) CCSA
9 8 (2.28%) MCSE
9 8 (2.28%) PhD
10 7 (1.99%) CCDP
10 7 (1.99%) Check Point Certification
10 7 (1.99%) CISM
10 7 (1.99%) CISSP
10 7 (1.99%) GCFA
10 7 (1.99%) GCFE
10 7 (1.99%) HNC
11 5 (1.42%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.26%) SLA
2 12 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (1.42%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) GAMP
5 1 (0.28%) GMP
5 1 (0.28%) GxP
System Software
1 111 (31.62%) Active Directory
2 36 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.55%) Hyper-V
4 20 (5.70%) Docker
5 16 (4.56%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (4.27%) vSphere
7 12 (3.42%) Ceph
8 8 (2.28%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.99%) NFS
10 6 (1.71%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (1.14%) KVM
11 4 (1.14%) XenApp
12 3 (0.85%) Firmware
12 3 (0.85%) LXC
12 3 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.85%) Xen
13 2 (0.57%) iptables
13 2 (0.57%) Samba
13 2 (0.57%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.28%) GFS2
Systems Management
1 33 (9.40%) Puppet
2 20 (5.70%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.70%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (5.13%) SCCM
4 17 (4.84%) Ansible
5 8 (2.28%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (1.99%) Cisco CME
6 7 (1.99%) EnCase
6 7 (1.99%) vCenter Server
7 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (1.42%) SCDPM
8 4 (1.14%) Terraform
9 3 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.57%) Salt
10 2 (0.57%) SCOM
10 2 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.28%) QRadar
Vendors
1 85 (24.22%) Microsoft
2 81 (23.08%) Cisco
3 71 (20.23%) VMware
4 29 (8.26%) CheckPoint
5 22 (6.27%) HP
6 20 (5.70%) Red Hat
7 19 (5.41%) Citrix
8 18 (5.13%) Juniper
9 17 (4.84%) Avaya
9 17 (4.84%) Xerox
10 15 (4.27%) F5
11 13 (3.70%) Google
11 13 (3.70%) Oracle
11 13 (3.70%) Remedy
12 10 (2.85%) Palo Alto
13 9 (2.56%) IBM
14 8 (2.28%) Apple
15 7 (1.99%) Forcepoint
15 7 (1.99%) NetApp
15 7 (1.99%) Nokia