The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
UK / England
Rank 126 105 91
Rank change year-on-year -21 -14  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 1981 2722 3127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.52% 2.83% 3.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.58% 16.28% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 2313 2632
Median salary £40,000 £41,125 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.73% +2.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00%  

TCP/IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12715 16718 18270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.16% 17.39% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10411 13958 14658
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in England

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP in England.

Salary trend for TCP/IP in England

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in England

TCP/IP
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 777 £47,500 - 122
South East -1 502 £40,000 - 56
South West -7 183 £35,000 -9.09% 15
Yorkshire -20 130 £32,500 -7.14% 22
East of England -59 130 £39,000 -2.50% 31
North West -25 112 £32,500 - 28
West Midlands -17 105 £35,500 -16.47% 22
East Midlands -43 37 £40,000 - 16
North East +13 17 £27,000 +14.89% 7
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 England region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 2271 (54.07%) Windows
2 1598 (38.05%) Firewall
3 1587 (37.79%) Linux
4 1442 (34.33%) DNS
5 1374 (32.71%) Active Directory
6 1151 (27.40%) Cisco
7 1148 (27.33%) Microsoft
8 1052 (25.05%) LAN
9 1033 (24.60%) VMware
10 1007 (23.98%) WAN
11 998 (23.76%) Windows Server
12 972 (23.14%) DHCP
13 708 (16.86%) ITIL
14 695 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
15 691 (16.45%) Finance
16 689 (16.40%) Cisco Certification
17 688 (16.38%) MS Exchange
18 663 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
19 662 (15.76%) SQL
20 660 (15.71%) VPN
21 619 (14.74%) MS Excel
22 617 (14.69%) Unix
23 543 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
24 541 (12.88%) SQL Server
25 487 (11.60%) Windows 7
26 476 (11.33%) MS Office
27 451 (10.74%) Degree
28 449 (10.69%) HTTP
29 446 (10.62%) Network Security
30 431 (10.26%) CCNA

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 688 (16.38%) MS Exchange
2 273 (6.50%) Apache
2 273 (6.50%) IIS
3 228 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 202 (4.81%) Tomcat
5 164 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 134 (3.19%) SharePoint
7 119 (2.83%) Skype for Business
8 116 (2.76%) JBoss
9 103 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 100 (2.38%) WebSphere
11 90 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
12 74 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
13 70 (1.67%) WebLogic
14 56 (1.33%) nginx
15 44 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 36 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 32 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
18 29 (0.69%) OpenStack
19 20 (0.48%) Jetty
Applications
1 619 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 476 (11.33%) MS Office
3 44 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 28 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.071%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.071%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.071%) Simulink
9 1 (0.024%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.024%) Mozilla Thunderbird
9 1 (0.024%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 10 (0.24%) Teamcenter
4 7 (0.17%) Infor M3
5 4 (0.095%) Infor CRM
5 4 (0.095%) Maximo
5 4 (0.095%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.071%) assyst
6 3 (0.071%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.071%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.048%) Magento
7 2 (0.048%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.048%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.048%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.024%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.024%) GoldMine
8 1 (0.024%) Primavera
8 1 (0.024%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 413 (9.83%) Office 365
2 291 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
3 195 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 67 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
5 64 (1.52%) SaaS
6 34 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (0.55%) PaaS
8 22 (0.52%) IaaS
9 21 (0.50%) G Suite
10 17 (0.40%) Amazon S3
10 17 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 12 (0.29%) Akamai
11 12 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
12 11 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
12 11 (0.26%) GitHub
12 11 (0.26%) Mimecast
13 10 (0.24%) Slack
13 10 (0.24%) SoftLayer
14 7 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1598 (38.05%) Firewall
2 1442 (34.33%) DNS
3 1052 (25.05%) LAN
4 1007 (23.98%) WAN
5 972 (23.14%) DHCP
6 660 (15.71%) VPN
7 449 (10.69%) HTTP
8 446 (10.62%) Network Security
9 409 (9.74%) Wireless
10 368 (8.76%) Internet
11 367 (8.74%) VoIP
12 337 (8.02%) SAN
13 332 (7.90%) BGP
14 315 (7.50%) OSPF
14 315 (7.50%) SSL
15 312 (7.43%) MPLS
16 308 (7.33%) VLAN
17 281 (6.69%) Ethernet
18 228 (5.43%) SMTP
19 185 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 541 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 263 (6.26%) MySQL
3 113 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 88 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
5 79 (1.88%) Relational Database
6 58 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 53 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 49 (1.17%) Oracle Database
9 47 (1.12%) NoSQL
10 44 (1.05%) Hadoop
11 43 (1.02%) RDBMS
12 38 (0.90%) DB2
13 37 (0.88%) Big Data
14 35 (0.83%) Redis
15 31 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
16 27 (0.64%) Apache Hive
17 26 (0.62%) MongoDB
18 23 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
19 20 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
20 19 (0.45%) Berkeley DB
Development Applications
1 176 (4.19%) Git (software)
2 121 (2.88%) Jenkins
3 71 (1.69%) Subversion
4 64 (1.52%) JIRA
5 46 (1.10%) Visual Studio
6 45 (1.07%) Maven
7 42 (1.00%) JUnit
8 32 (0.76%) MSI
9 25 (0.60%) NUnit
10 23 (0.55%) Ant
11 22 (0.52%) Eclipse
11 22 (0.52%) Hudson
12 18 (0.43%) TeamCity
13 16 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
14 15 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
15 13 (0.31%) CppUnit
15 13 (0.31%) GDB
15 13 (0.31%) Selenium
15 13 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (0.31%) Valgrind
General
1 691 (16.45%) Finance
2 288 (6.86%) Telecoms
3 123 (2.93%) Banking
4 109 (2.60%) Electronics
5 104 (2.48%) Retail
6 103 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 76 (1.81%) Legal
8 70 (1.67%) Marketing
9 62 (1.48%) German Language
10 49 (1.17%) Law
11 47 (1.12%) French Language
12 44 (1.05%) Games
13 33 (0.79%) Advertising
14 32 (0.76%) Back Office
14 32 (0.76%) Financial Institution
15 27 (0.64%) Spanish Language
16 25 (0.60%) Publishing
17 24 (0.57%) Investment Banking
18 19 (0.45%) Italian Language
18 19 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 664 (15.81%) Analyst
2 569 (13.55%) Network Engineer
3 528 (12.57%) Support Engineer
4 315 (7.50%) Support Analyst
5 307 (7.31%) IT Support
6 295 (7.02%) Administrator
7 293 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
8 266 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 253 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 253 (6.02%) Software Engineer
10 244 (5.81%) Developer
11 236 (5.62%) IT Engineer
12 206 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
13 191 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 163 (3.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 160 (3.81%) Security Engineer
15 160 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
16 149 (3.55%) Consultant
16 149 (3.55%) IT Support Engineer
17 148 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (6.76%) HTML
2 253 (6.02%) Web Services
3 173 (4.12%) .NET
4 165 (3.93%) XML
5 159 (3.79%) CSS
6 140 (3.33%) LAMP
7 130 (3.10%) Middleware
8 109 (2.60%) J2EE
9 100 (2.38%) SOAP
10 86 (2.05%) Ajax
11 78 (1.86%) Spring
12 69 (1.64%) ASP.NET
13 65 (1.55%) Hibernate
14 63 (1.50%) JMS
15 61 (1.45%) HTML5
16 60 (1.43%) WPF
17 59 (1.40%) Node.js
18 56 (1.33%) JSP
19 53 (1.26%) JSON
20 51 (1.21%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 429 (10.21%) Data Centre
2 314 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 242 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 175 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 163 (3.88%) Driving Licence
6 97 (2.31%) Clustering
7 95 (2.26%) Blackberry
8 73 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
9 69 (1.64%) iPad
10 68 (1.62%) Client/Server
11 67 (1.60%) Security Operations Centre
12 60 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
13 58 (1.38%) Hedge funds
14 49 (1.17%) Algorithms
14 49 (1.17%) Device Driver
15 48 (1.14%) Public Cloud
15 48 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
16 45 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
17 40 (0.95%) Smartphone
18 39 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2271 (54.07%) Windows
2 1587 (37.79%) Linux
3 998 (23.76%) Windows Server
4 663 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 617 (14.69%) Unix
6 543 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 487 (11.60%) Windows 7
8 282 (6.71%) Windows 10
9 271 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 244 (5.81%) Windows 8
11 203 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 160 (3.81%) CentOS
13 156 (3.71%) Solaris
14 139 (3.31%) Windows XP
15 130 (3.10%) Ubuntu
16 127 (3.02%) Mac OS X
17 120 (2.86%) Android
18 94 (2.24%) Apple iOS
19 80 (1.90%) Debian
20 67 (1.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 708 (16.86%) ITIL
2 377 (8.98%) Software Engineering
3 371 (8.83%) Agile Software Development
4 282 (6.71%) Information Security
5 278 (6.62%) DevOps
5 278 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 229 (5.45%) Cybersecurity
6 229 (5.45%) SIEM
7 187 (4.45%) Mentoring
7 187 (4.45%) Service Management
8 184 (4.38%) Load Balancing
9 182 (4.33%) Network Design
10 169 (4.02%) Open Source
11 167 (3.98%) High Availability
12 154 (3.67%) Configuration Management
13 144 (3.43%) Network Monitoring
14 143 (3.40%) Project Management
14 143 (3.40%) Risk Management
15 140 (3.33%) OO
15 140 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 662 (15.76%) SQL
2 422 (10.05%) Java
3 367 (8.74%) Python
4 365 (8.69%) C++
5 334 (7.95%) C
6 286 (6.81%) Perl
7 278 (6.62%) Bash Shell
8 267 (6.36%) PowerShell
9 241 (5.74%) C#
10 216 (5.14%) JavaScript
11 152 (3.62%) PHP
12 133 (3.17%) Shell Script
13 119 (2.83%) Embedded C
14 106 (2.52%) Embedded C++
15 98 (2.33%) Ruby
16 41 (0.98%) Go
17 40 (0.95%) VB
18 35 (0.83%) Scala
19 25 (0.60%) Groovy
20 22 (0.52%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 689 (16.40%) Cisco Certification
2 451 (10.74%) Degree
3 431 (10.26%) CCNA
4 392 (9.33%) CCNP
5 304 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 254 (6.05%) Security Cleared
7 222 (5.29%) CISSP
8 165 (3.93%) MCSE
9 164 (3.90%) SC Cleared
10 146 (3.48%) DV Cleared
11 141 (3.36%) CISM
12 124 (2.95%) MCP
13 115 (2.74%) CCIE
14 105 (2.50%) MCSA
15 94 (2.24%) SANS
16 83 (1.98%) GIAC
17 75 (1.79%) GCIH
18 72 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
18 72 (1.71%) Network+ Certification
19 63 (1.50%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (5.52%) SLA
2 148 (3.52%) PCI DSS
3 125 (2.98%) QA
4 87 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 38 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (0.33%) ISO27002
7 11 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 11 (0.26%) JTAG
8 10 (0.24%) MISRA
9 8 (0.19%) GPG13
10 4 (0.095%) ISO20022
11 3 (0.071%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.071%) Def Stans
11 3 (0.071%) ISO22301
12 2 (0.048%) DO-178B
12 2 (0.048%) PMO
13 1 (0.024%) COBIT
13 1 (0.024%) GCP
13 1 (0.024%) GDPR
13 1 (0.024%) SDET
System Software
1 1374 (32.71%) Active Directory
2 695 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 349 (8.31%) Hyper-V
4 157 (3.74%) vSphere
5 148 (3.52%) XenApp
6 124 (2.95%) Firmware
7 100 (2.38%) Docker
8 71 (1.69%) NFS
9 68 (1.62%) XenServer
10 60 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
11 58 (1.38%) VMware ESX
12 56 (1.33%) Terminal Services
13 53 (1.26%) KVM
14 47 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
14 47 (1.12%) Xen
15 43 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
16 42 (1.00%) iptables
16 42 (1.00%) Snort
17 41 (0.98%) Samba
18 38 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 308 (7.33%) Puppet
2 202 (4.81%) SCCM
3 174 (4.14%) Nagios
4 170 (4.05%) Ansible
5 154 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
6 95 (2.26%) Salt
7 80 (1.90%) Backup Exec
8 76 (1.81%) WSUS
9 70 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
10 45 (1.07%) Kubernetes
11 43 (1.02%) Nessus
12 42 (1.00%) NetBackup
13 41 (0.98%) ZABBIX
14 36 (0.86%) Cacti
14 36 (0.86%) Nmap
15 35 (0.83%) SCOM
16 34 (0.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 32 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
18 31 (0.74%) Juniper STRM
19 26 (0.62%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1151 (27.40%) Cisco
2 1148 (27.33%) Microsoft
3 1033 (24.60%) VMware
4 424 (10.10%) Juniper
5 417 (9.93%) Citrix
6 290 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 282 (6.71%) Red Hat
8 246 (5.86%) Palo Alto
9 245 (5.83%) HP
10 237 (5.64%) Oracle
11 234 (5.57%) F5
12 163 (3.88%) Apple
13 125 (2.98%) Blue Coat
14 109 (2.60%) NetApp
15 106 (2.52%) Sun
16 104 (2.48%) Dell
17 100 (2.38%) SolarWinds
18 98 (2.33%) Avaya
19 77 (1.83%) EMC
20 74 (1.76%) Symantec
South West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37960 - £38285 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Brighton, East Sussex
St Giles International
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
North London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 Per Annum 50-62K + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + healthcare, Training
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ripley, Derbyshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + on call / Bonus / Training!
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Inbox Insight Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago