Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 80 90
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 -29
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 22 47 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.82% 2.91% 3.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.32% 17.03% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 54
Kent median annual salary £30,000 £25,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -41.18% +30.77%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £43,500 £68,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 236 276 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.55% 17.07% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 209 209 389
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £42,857 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +0.84% -1.73% +3.22%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Kent

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Kent

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Kent over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Kent

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Maidstone +19 6 £30,000 -40.00% 3
Westerham -13 3 £18,500 -26.00%
Dartford +3 2 £22,500 - 2
West Malling -11 2 £55,000 +161.90%
Stansted - 2 £37,000 -
Sevenoaks 0 1 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Sittingbourne -2 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Rochester - 1 - - 1
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Kent region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (50.00%) Windows 8
6 10 (45.45%) Windows 10
6 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
6 10 (45.45%) Firewall
7 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
7 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (40.91%) DNS
7 9 (40.91%) MCSA
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (31.82%) DHCP
9 7 (31.82%) ITIL
10 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
10 6 (27.27%) SLA
10 6 (27.27%) Virtual Team
11 5 (22.73%) VMware
11 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (18.18%) Office 365
12 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
12 4 (18.18%) WAN
12 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
13 3 (13.64%) C
13 3 (13.64%) VPN
13 3 (13.64%) Cisco

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) DNS
3 8 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (31.82%) DHCP
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) VoIP
6 3 (13.64%) VPN
7 2 (9.09%) ADSL
7 2 (9.09%) BGP
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 2 (9.09%) MPLS
7 2 (9.09%) NAS
7 2 (9.09%) OSPF
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
7 2 (9.09%) SHDSL
7 2 (9.09%) SNMP
7 2 (9.09%) Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) German Language
2 1 (4.55%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.55%) Japanese Language
2 1 (4.55%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (4.55%) Military
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Deskside Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Desktop Support
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Server Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Professional Services Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) REST
1 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Virtual Team
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) PKI
3 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (9.09%) Smartcard
4 1 (4.55%) iPhone
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 10 (45.45%) Windows 10
5 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) Android
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Email Filtering
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (9.09%) Product Management
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) Use Case
4 2 (9.09%) Web Filtering
5 1 (4.55%) MVVM
5 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) MCSA
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
2 3 (13.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) WatchGuard
4 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Avaya
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) QNAP
5 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.55%) Sophos
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam