Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 80 92
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12 -9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 36 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.74% 2.89% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.22% 21.92% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 49
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% -3.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £16,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £44,375 £43,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% +6.25%

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 Essex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 178 219 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.57% 13.18% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 135 203 191
Essex median annual salary £38,916 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.71% -5.88% +7.32%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Essex

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Essex

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Essex over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Essex

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Harlow +7 5 - -
Basildon -4 3 £35,000 -15.15%
Chelmsford -6 2 £57,500 +210.81%
Southend-on-Sea -11 2 £31,500 +12.50% 2
Loughton - 2 £46,250 -
Rayleigh - 2 £25,000 - 1
Canvey Island - 1 £40,000 -
Wickford - 1 £22,500 -
TCP/IP
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Essex region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 31 (86.11%) Windows Server
4 24 (66.67%) DNS
5 21 (58.33%) VMware
5 21 (58.33%) Hyper-V
6 19 (52.78%) Office 365
6 19 (52.78%) SAN
6 19 (52.78%) Linux
7 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (50.00%) vSphere
7 18 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 17 (47.22%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (47.22%) NAS
9 16 (44.44%) SonicWALL
9 16 (44.44%) Draytek
10 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 9 (25.00%) DHCP
11 9 (25.00%) Windows 10
12 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
12 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
12 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (13.89%) Software Deployment
14 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
14 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (52.78%) Office 365
2 18 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) DNS
2 19 (52.78%) SAN
3 17 (47.22%) NAS
4 9 (25.00%) DHCP
5 4 (11.11%) Firewall
5 4 (11.11%) LAN
5 4 (11.11%) WAN
6 3 (8.33%) VLAN
6 3 (8.33%) VPN
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.56%) HSRP
7 2 (5.56%) IPsec
8 1 (2.78%) DMZ
8 1 (2.78%) IMAP
8 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.78%) SMTP
8 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Support Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) IT Support
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) IT Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) IT Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Service Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Support Technician
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Server Support
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) CCTV
1 5 (13.89%) Smartphone
1 5 (13.89%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Life Science
3 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 31 (86.11%) Windows Server
3 19 (52.78%) Linux
4 9 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
6 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
3 5 (13.89%) ITSM
3 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma
3 5 (13.89%) Software Deployment
4 2 (5.56%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (2.78%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.78%) SDLC
5 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
5 1 (2.78%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) MCSA
2 5 (13.89%) MOS
2 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) CCNP
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
System Software
1 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 21 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 18 (50.00%) vSphere
4 17 (47.22%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.78%) XenApp
6 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) VMware
2 16 (44.44%) Draytek
2 16 (44.44%) SonicWALL
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) Apple
4 5 (13.89%) Samsung
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco
6 2 (5.56%) Avaya
6 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) Google
6 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) Symantec