Period
to 18 July 2019

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 18 July 2019 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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 78 116
Rank change year-on-year -11 +38 -45
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 240 431 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.22% 3.56% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.83% 19.80% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 187 314 310
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +16.88% -9.41%
10th Percentile £23,700 £25,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%

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 1,516 2,177 2,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.32% 18.00% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,161 1,622 1,720
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,525 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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 18 July 2019.

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 18 July 2019. 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 +8 113 £50,000 -9.09% 46
Cambridgeshire -5 64 £37,750 -18.82% 31
Bedfordshire +13 32 £42,500 +58.88% 5
Essex +7 12 £31,250 -10.71% 7
Suffolk +5 12 £47,500 -5.00%
Norfolk +9 9 £24,500 -44.00%
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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.

1 138 (57.50%) DNS
2 121 (50.42%) Windows
3 116 (48.33%) DHCP
4 91 (37.92%) Active Directory
5 89 (37.08%) VMware
6 88 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 80 (33.33%) Linux
8 79 (32.92%) Microsoft
9 77 (32.08%) Windows Server
10 73 (30.42%) Firewall
11 71 (29.58%) Office 365
12 66 (27.50%) MS Exchange
13 56 (23.33%) Citrix
13 56 (23.33%) Hyper-V
14 54 (22.50%) LAN
15 52 (21.67%) Cisco
15 52 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 51 (21.25%) WAN
17 47 (19.58%) Problem-Solving
18 43 (17.92%) VMware Infrastructure
19 42 (17.50%) Bash Shell
20 41 (17.08%) VPN
20 41 (17.08%) Cisco Certification
20 41 (17.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 39 (16.25%) Wireless
22 37 (15.42%) Python
22 37 (15.42%) Ansible
23 35 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
23 35 (14.58%) XenApp
24 34 (14.17%) 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 66 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 24 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (7.50%) Skype for Business
6 17 (7.08%) Apache
6 17 (7.08%) nginx
7 13 (5.42%) OpenStack
8 12 (5.00%) SharePoint
9 8 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.92%) Apache Spark
11 4 (1.67%) IIS
12 3 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.42%) CICS
13 1 (0.42%) Confluence
13 1 (0.42%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.42%) JBoss
13 1 (0.42%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (9.17%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.42%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.42%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 88 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (29.58%) Office 365
3 33 (13.75%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (10.83%) SaaS
5 14 (5.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (4.58%) Mimecast
7 9 (3.75%) OneDrive
8 7 (2.92%) GitHub
8 7 (2.92%) OpenShift
9 6 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (1.25%) Power Platform
11 2 (0.83%) IaaS
11 2 (0.83%) PaaS
11 2 (0.83%) Stackdriver
12 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.42%) AWS CodePipeline
12 1 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.42%) Azure Stack
12 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 138 (57.50%) DNS
2 116 (48.33%) DHCP
3 73 (30.42%) Firewall
4 54 (22.50%) LAN
5 51 (21.25%) WAN
6 41 (17.08%) VPN
7 39 (16.25%) Wireless
8 34 (14.17%) HTTP
9 31 (12.92%) SSL
10 24 (10.00%) Internet
10 24 (10.00%) Network Security
10 24 (10.00%) OSPF
11 22 (9.17%) BGP
12 20 (8.33%) NetScaler
13 19 (7.92%) Skype
14 15 (6.25%) VRRP
14 15 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (5.42%) VLAN
16 11 (4.58%) Cisco Nexus
17 9 (3.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 12 (5.00%) Redis
3 8 (3.33%) Big Data
4 5 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.67%) MySQL
6 3 (1.25%) Power BI
7 1 (0.42%) DB2
7 1 (0.42%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 27 (11.25%) Jenkins
2 26 (10.83%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.00%) JIRA
3 12 (5.00%) Mercurial
4 7 (2.92%) Bitbucket
4 7 (2.92%) git-flow
5 6 (2.50%) Artifactory
5 6 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.42%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.42%) JUnit
7 1 (0.42%) Redmine
7 1 (0.42%) Subversion
7 1 (0.42%) TestRail
7 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.42%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (5.83%) Finance
2 10 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.50%) Retail
4 3 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.83%) Back Office
5 2 (0.83%) Electronics
5 2 (0.83%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (20.42%) Analyst
2 31 (12.92%) Linux Engineer
3 26 (10.83%) Systems Engineer
4 23 (9.58%) Network Engineer
5 22 (9.17%) Support Engineer
6 20 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 20 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 18 (7.50%) IT Support
8 16 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
9 15 (6.25%) IT Analyst
9 15 (6.25%) Software Engineer
9 15 (6.25%) Support Analyst
10 14 (5.83%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 13 (5.42%) Consultant
12 12 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (4.58%) Embedded Engineer
14 10 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 9 (3.75%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.08%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (5.42%) .NET
3 11 (4.58%) AngularJS
3 11 (4.58%) ASP.NET
3 11 (4.58%) CSS
3 11 (4.58%) HTML
3 11 (4.58%) REST
4 9 (3.75%) Flash
4 9 (3.75%) Web Services
5 8 (3.33%) JSON
5 8 (3.33%) Node.js
6 7 (2.92%) 802.1X
6 7 (2.92%) GraphQL
6 7 (2.92%) Kafka
6 7 (2.92%) React
6 7 (2.92%) Spring
6 7 (2.92%) Spring MVC
6 7 (2.92%) Vue.js
7 5 (2.08%) XML
8 4 (1.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (12.08%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.25%) PKI
4 12 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (4.17%) Replication
6 9 (3.75%) Internet of Things
7 7 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.50%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.08%) CAN bus
9 5 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.67%) Smart City
10 4 (1.67%) Smart Meter
11 3 (1.25%) Clustering
11 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.25%) iPhone
11 3 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (1.25%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.83%) Cybercrime
12 2 (0.83%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 121 (50.42%) Windows
2 80 (33.33%) Linux
3 77 (32.08%) Windows Server
4 52 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (12.92%) Windows 10
7 23 (9.58%) Windows 7
8 19 (7.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (7.50%) CentOS
10 15 (6.25%) Solaris
11 9 (3.75%) Android
11 9 (3.75%) Unix
12 7 (2.92%) Apple iOS
12 7 (2.92%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.67%) AIX
14 3 (1.25%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.58%) Problem-Solving
2 41 (17.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 30 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (12.08%) DevOps
4 29 (12.08%) Load Balancing
4 29 (12.08%) Software Engineering
5 23 (9.58%) Configuration Management
6 17 (7.08%) Open Source
7 16 (6.67%) Network Management
8 15 (6.25%) High Availability
8 15 (6.25%) ITIL
8 15 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
9 13 (5.42%) Computer Science
9 13 (5.42%) Defect Tracking
10 12 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (5.00%) Incident Management
10 12 (5.00%) Workflow
11 11 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (4.58%) Test Automation
12 10 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.50%) Bash Shell
2 37 (15.42%) Python
3 32 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 31 (12.92%) SQL
5 27 (11.25%) C
6 17 (7.08%) PHP
7 16 (6.67%) C++
7 16 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 14 (5.83%) Embedded C
9 13 (5.42%) JavaScript
10 12 (5.00%) PHP 5
10 12 (5.00%) PHP 7
11 11 (4.58%) Java
11 11 (4.58%) Perl
12 9 (3.75%) C#
12 9 (3.75%) Embedded C++
13 8 (3.33%) Ruby
14 4 (1.67%) VBScript
15 3 (1.25%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (17.08%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (12.92%) CCNA
3 28 (11.67%) Degree
4 26 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (7.50%) CCNP
6 16 (6.67%) MCSE
7 14 (5.83%) CCSA
7 14 (5.83%) Security Cleared
8 13 (5.42%) MCSA
9 12 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (5.00%) SSCP
10 11 (4.58%) CCSE
11 10 (4.17%) CISSP
11 10 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
11 10 (4.17%) DBS Check
12 9 (3.75%) CCDP
12 9 (3.75%) CompTIA Security+
12 9 (3.75%) SC Cleared
13 8 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
13 8 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.50%) SLA
4 2 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.83%) QA
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.42%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 91 (37.92%) Active Directory
2 56 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 43 (17.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (14.58%) XenApp
5 11 (4.58%) Docker
6 6 (2.50%) Firmware
6 6 (2.50%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.67%) vSphere
9 3 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.42%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.42%) Time Sharing Option
11 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.42%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (15.42%) Ansible
2 30 (12.50%) Puppet
3 20 (8.33%) Kubernetes
4 17 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (6.67%) HAProxy
5 16 (6.67%) Terraform
6 15 (6.25%) Kibana
6 15 (6.25%) logstash
6 15 (6.25%) Nagios
7 14 (5.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 14 (5.83%) yum
8 13 (5.42%) Prometheus
9 12 (5.00%) Rsyslog
10 9 (3.75%) SCCM
11 7 (2.92%) SCOM
12 6 (2.50%) WSUS
13 4 (1.67%) Jamf Pro
14 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
14 3 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 3 (1.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 89 (37.08%) VMware
2 79 (32.92%) Microsoft
3 56 (23.33%) Citrix
4 52 (21.67%) Cisco
5 21 (8.75%) CheckPoint
6 19 (7.92%) Symantec
7 15 (6.25%) Sybase
7 15 (6.25%) Zscaler
8 14 (5.83%) CommVault
8 14 (5.83%) Google
8 14 (5.83%) Ivanti
8 14 (5.83%) Juniper
9 11 (4.58%) Meraki
10 10 (4.17%) F5
10 10 (4.17%) Sophos
11 9 (3.75%) NetApp
11 9 (3.75%) Xilinx
12 7 (2.92%) Splunk
13 6 (2.50%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.08%) Veeam