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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South East / Kent
Rank 63 67 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 23 40 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.90% 3.53% 4.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.17% 16.06% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 42
Median salary £22,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.05% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £25,200 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £63,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00%  

TCP/IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 120 249 235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 15.11% 22.00% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 91 219 207
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% -10.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne +7 4 £32,500 +18.18%
Sevenoaks -3 3 £25,000 -3.84%
West Malling 0 2 £21,000 -50.58%
Maidstone -9 2 - -
Chatham -1 1 £26,500 -33.75%
Dartford -6 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £19,500 -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 38 (88.37%) Windows
2 35 (81.40%) Active Directory
3 28 (65.12%) MS Exchange
4 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
5 25 (58.14%) Firewall
5 25 (58.14%) VMware
6 22 (51.16%) DNS
7 21 (48.84%) DHCP
8 17 (39.53%) Windows 8
9 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (37.21%) Windows XP
10 14 (32.56%) Blackberry
11 13 (30.23%) Project Management
11 13 (30.23%) SLA
11 13 (30.23%) VPN
11 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2003
11 13 (30.23%) Mac OS
12 12 (27.91%) Hyper-V
12 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
13 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
13 11 (25.58%) Citrix
13 11 (25.58%) Internet
14 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
14 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (23.26%) NAS
14 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (20.93%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (20.93%) VLAN
15 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (20.93%) SAN

TCP/IP
Top Related 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 28 (65.12%) MS Exchange
2 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.33%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) Firewall
2 22 (51.16%) DNS
3 21 (48.84%) DHCP
4 13 (30.23%) VPN
5 11 (25.58%) Internet
6 10 (23.26%) NAS
7 9 (20.93%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (20.93%) SAN
7 9 (20.93%) VLAN
8 8 (18.60%) WLAN
9 5 (11.63%) Wireless
10 3 (6.98%) BIG-IP
10 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (6.98%) LAN
10 3 (6.98%) Skype
10 3 (6.98%) WAN
10 3 (6.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Back Office
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Support Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) 1st Line Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) 1st Line Support
2 11 (25.58%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Active Directory Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Active Directory Support
3 9 (20.93%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Exchange Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Exchange Support
3 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Support Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Server Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) WCF
1 1 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Blackberry
2 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) AS400
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) iPhone
3 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 38 (88.37%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
3 17 (39.53%) Windows 8
4 16 (37.21%) Windows XP
5 13 (30.23%) Mac OS
6 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (9.30%) Linux
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (6.98%) Android
9 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
9 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
10 2 (4.65%) Unix
11 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.33%) Debian
11 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Project Management
2 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Service Management
5 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) Network Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.65%) UML
8 1 (2.33%) BCP
8 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.33%) CRM
8 1 (2.33%) ERP
8 1 (2.33%) Image Processing
8 1 (2.33%) OO
8 1 (2.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.65%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) C++
4 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) MCSE
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) MCSA
3 3 (6.98%) CCNA
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.98%) MCP
4 2 (4.65%) CCIE
4 2 (4.65%) CCNP
4 2 (4.65%) CCSP
4 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) COBIT
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (81.40%) Active Directory
2 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.91%) Hyper-V
4 9 (20.93%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.33%) Docker
5 1 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) VMware
2 11 (25.58%) Citrix
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco
5 3 (6.98%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (6.98%) Aruba
5 3 (6.98%) Blue Coat
5 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.98%) F5
5 3 (6.98%) FireEye
5 3 (6.98%) HP
5 3 (6.98%) Juniper
5 3 (6.98%) LogLogic
5 3 (6.98%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.98%) Radianz
5 3 (6.98%) Riverbed
5 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.98%) SonicWALL
5 3 (6.98%) TippingPoint
5 3 (6.98%) Tufin
East Malling, Kent
The Malling School
Salary: Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago