Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 78 81
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3 -12
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 18 32 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.10% 2.47% 2.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.65% 12.26% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 42
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09% -35.29%
10th Percentile £18,750 £20,650 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £49,038 £73,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% +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 115 261 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 13.39% 20.17% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 101 210 280
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +10.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £22,850
90th Percentile £54,250 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.46%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +24 10 £46,250 +2.78% 5
Sittingbourne +3 2 £30,750 -12.14% 1
Rochester -6 2 £47,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 - - 1
Whitstable - 1 £31,500 - 2
Queenborough - 1 £20,000 -
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) OO
2 6 (33.33%) OOD
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
4 4 (22.22%) Protractor
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) Node.js
4 4 (22.22%) REST
4 4 (22.22%) WebSockets
4 4 (22.22%) Office 365
4 4 (22.22%) Jasmine
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) Grunt
4 4 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (22.22%) TypeScript
4 4 (22.22%) Bower
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) HTTP
4 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 3 (16.67%) Internet
5 3 (16.67%) VMware

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 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.56%) CTI
4 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.56%) H.323
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Bower
1 4 (22.22%) Grunt
1 4 (22.22%) Jasmine
1 4 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (22.22%) Protractor
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) IT Support
2 6 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Applications Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) IT Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 4 (22.22%) Node.js
1 4 (22.22%) REST
1 4 (22.22%) WebSockets
2 2 (11.11%) WinForms
2 2 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Android
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (33.33%) OO
1 6 (33.33%) OOD
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.56%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 4 (22.22%) TypeScript
2 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Genesys
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Sage
4 1 (5.56%) Veeam
4 1 (5.56%) Verint