Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 88 88
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 +9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 35 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.41% 2.79% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.91% 23.01% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 35 51 73
Essex median annual salary £39,000 £28,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.29% +5.66% -47.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £16,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £53,250 £42,500 £43,750
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +19.48% -9.41% +10.39%

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 207 239 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 14.27% 12.13% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 170 200 266
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,450 £23,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Chelmsford +4 3 £57,500 +210.81% 1
Basildon -9 2 £23,750 -13.64%
Canvey Island - 2 £34,500 - 2
Loughton - 2 £46,250 - 1
Waltham Abbey - 2 £38,250 -
Colchester +10 1 £32,000 -8.57%
Wickford - 1 £22,500 -
TCP/IP
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 30 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 29 (82.86%) VMware
3 29 (82.86%) Windows Server
4 28 (80.00%) Office 365
5 27 (77.14%) Hyper-V
6 23 (65.71%) DNS
7 22 (62.86%) Linux
8 21 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (57.14%) vSphere
10 19 (54.29%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (54.29%) NAS
10 19 (54.29%) SAN
11 18 (51.43%) SonicWALL
11 18 (51.43%) Draytek
12 12 (34.29%) Firewall
13 10 (28.57%) LAN
13 10 (28.57%) WAN
13 10 (28.57%) VPN
13 10 (28.57%) VLAN
13 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
14 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
15 8 (22.86%) Windows 8
15 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (22.86%) Windows 7

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 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (80.00%) Office 365
2 21 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) DNS
2 19 (54.29%) NAS
2 19 (54.29%) SAN
3 12 (34.29%) Firewall
4 10 (28.57%) LAN
4 10 (28.57%) VLAN
4 10 (28.57%) VPN
4 10 (28.57%) WAN
5 6 (17.14%) VoIP
6 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 4 (11.43%) DHCP
8 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (8.57%) HSRP
8 3 (8.57%) IPsec
9 2 (5.71%) DMZ
9 2 (5.71%) IMAP
9 2 (5.71%) Internet
9 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (5.71%) SMTP
10 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
General
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (37.14%) Support Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) IT Support
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) IT Technician
5 3 (8.57%) Lead Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 29 (82.86%) Windows Server
3 22 (62.86%) Linux
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
5 8 (22.86%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.57%) Network Virtualisation
1 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (5.71%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (2.86%) Information Security
3 1 (2.86%) Information Security Management
3 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (2.86%) ISMS
3 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
3 1 (2.86%) SDLC
3 1 (2.86%) Security Management
3 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.86%) Time Management
3 1 (2.86%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) MCITP
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) CCNP
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 30 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 27 (77.14%) Hyper-V
3 20 (57.14%) vSphere
4 19 (54.29%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (5.71%) XenApp
6 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) VMware
2 18 (51.43%) Draytek
2 18 (51.43%) SonicWALL
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.71%) Symantec
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Okta
7 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.86%) Veeam