Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 71 101
Rank change year-on-year -14 +30 -32
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 24 49 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.06% 3.41% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.30% 19.14% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 43
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £24,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.52% -34.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,313 £69,000
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 233 256 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.97% 17.81% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 213 215 388
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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
Dartford -4 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Sittingbourne +14 2 £31,000 +26.53%
West Malling 0 2 £55,000 +48.65%
Stansted - 2 £37,000 -
Rochester - 2 - -
Maidstone +2 1 £20,500 -44.59%
Sevenoaks -1 1 £30,000 +33.33%
Westerham - 1 £28,500 -
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 10 (41.67%) DNS
4 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (37.50%) LAN
6 8 (33.33%) WAN
6 8 (33.33%) DHCP
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (29.17%) Office 365
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (25.00%) Veeam
8 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 6 (25.00%) MCP
8 6 (25.00%) VPN
8 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (25.00%) Replication
8 6 (25.00%) VMware
9 5 (20.83%) WLAN
9 5 (20.83%) HP
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) MCSE
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
9 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
9 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010

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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) CMS
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
5 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.33%) Simulink
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) DNS
3 9 (37.50%) LAN
4 8 (33.33%) DHCP
4 8 (33.33%) WAN
5 6 (25.00%) VPN
6 5 (20.83%) WLAN
7 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
8 3 (12.50%) NAS
8 3 (12.50%) SAN
8 3 (12.50%) VLAN
8 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (8.33%) ADSL
9 2 (8.33%) BGP
9 2 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (8.33%) MPLS
9 2 (8.33%) OSPF
9 2 (8.33%) SHDSL
9 2 (8.33%) SNMP
9 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.17%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.33%) Military
2 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.17%) Japanese Language
3 1 (4.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) IT Support
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) REST
1 2 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Replication
2 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) PKI
4 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (8.33%) Smartcard
5 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Android
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (4.17%) VxWorks
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
2 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) Physics
3 2 (8.33%) Power Management
3 2 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (8.33%) Product Management
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Scrum
3 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.33%) UML
3 2 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Ada
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) R
4 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) MCP
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) MCSA
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
5 1 (4.17%) CISA
5 1 (4.17%) CISM
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Veeam
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) Adobe
5 1 (4.17%) Apple
5 1 (4.17%) Aruba
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
5 1 (4.17%) QNAP
5 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
5 1 (4.17%) Wind River