Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 81 63
Rank change year-on-year +30 -18 +29
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 50 20 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.22% 1.83% 3.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.93% 9.76% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 35
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +41.51% -8.62%
10th Percentile £26,100 £20,950 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £53,625
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 179 205 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 18.68% 18.72% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 153 185 218
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £19,850 £21,250
90th Percentile £71,500 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -3.41%

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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 +18 19 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Maidstone +10 6 £27,500 +34.15% 3
Sevenoaks -1 5 £27,000 -10.00%
Chatham - 3 £80,000 -
Whitstable - 3 £34,000 -
Rochester +1 2 - -
Sittingbourne -5 2 £35,750 +15.32% 2
Stansted - 1 £42,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £80,000 - 1
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 32 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (62.00%) Windows Server
4 30 (60.00%) DNS
5 29 (58.00%) DHCP
5 29 (58.00%) Active Directory
6 26 (52.00%) Firewall
6 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (44.00%) VMware
8 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (38.00%) ITIL
10 18 (36.00%) VoIP
10 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
11 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
12 15 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (26.00%) MCSE
13 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
13 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (24.00%) MCSA
14 12 (24.00%) Service Management
14 12 (24.00%) Office 365
15 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (22.00%) WatchGuard
15 11 (22.00%) Windows 8
15 11 (22.00%) COBIT
15 11 (22.00%) IIS
15 11 (22.00%) SQL

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 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (22.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (8.00%) Simulink
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Office 365
2 3 (6.00%) Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (60.00%) DNS
2 29 (58.00%) DHCP
3 26 (52.00%) Firewall
4 18 (36.00%) VoIP
5 9 (18.00%) IP Telephony
6 8 (16.00%) LAN
6 8 (16.00%) VPN
6 8 (16.00%) WAN
7 6 (12.00%) HTTP
7 6 (12.00%) Wireless
8 5 (10.00%) NAS
8 5 (10.00%) SAN
9 2 (4.00%) VLAN
10 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.00%) Internet
10 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.00%) MPLS
10 1 (2.00%) Network Security
10 1 (2.00%) SMTP
10 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.00%) Subversion
2 3 (6.00%) Bower
2 3 (6.00%) Grunt
2 3 (6.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (6.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (6.00%) Protractor
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Military
3 2 (4.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) IT Technician
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) IT Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) IT Support
5 5 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Security Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.00%) Node.js
2 3 (6.00%) REST
2 3 (6.00%) WebSockets
2 3 (6.00%) WPF
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) HTML5
3 1 (2.00%) SignalR
3 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (12.00%) Replication
2 6 (12.00%) Thin Client
3 4 (8.00%) FMCG
4 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.00%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
6 1 (2.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 31 (62.00%) Windows Server
3 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (22.00%) Windows 8
6 10 (20.00%) Linux
7 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
8 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (12.00%) Unix
10 4 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Service Management
3 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.00%) Application Packaging
6 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (10.00%) OO
7 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 5 (10.00%) UML
8 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (8.00%) Information Security
8 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
8 4 (8.00%) OOD
8 4 (8.00%) Physics
8 4 (8.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.00%) C++
4 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.00%) C
4 4 (8.00%) MATLAB
4 4 (8.00%) Python
5 3 (6.00%) C#
5 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.00%) Delphi
6 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) MCSE
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (24.00%) MCSA
3 10 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (6.00%) CCNA
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) COBIT
2 6 (12.00%) SLA
3 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (58.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (12.00%) DFS Replication
4 6 (12.00%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (12.00%) WSUS
2 2 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.00%) WatchGuard
4 10 (20.00%) Cisco
5 6 (12.00%) Citrix
6 4 (8.00%) HP
7 3 (6.00%) Avaya
7 3 (6.00%) Splunk
8 2 (4.00%) 3Com
9 1 (2.00%) Dell
9 1 (2.00%) IronPort
9 1 (2.00%) Juniper
9 1 (2.00%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.00%) Veritas