Period
to 19 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 63 89
Rank change year-on-year -15 +26 -18
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 19 46 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.81% 3.48% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.79% 17.49% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 41
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +12.07% -19.44%
10th Percentile £20,950 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £37,500 £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 194 263 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 18.49% 19.88% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 176 212 365
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +4.71%

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 September 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 September 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
Sittingbourne +14 2 £31,000 +21.57% 2
West Malling 0 2 £55,000 +15.79%
Dartford -7 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Rochester +3 1 - - 2
Sevenoaks -4 1 £30,000 +33.33%
Maidstone -4 1 £20,500 -14.58%
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
4 9 (47.37%) DNS
4 9 (47.37%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (42.11%) Office 365
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
6 7 (36.84%) LAN
7 6 (31.58%) MCP
7 6 (31.58%) VPN
7 6 (31.58%) WAN
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) Replication
7 6 (31.58%) Veeam
7 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
8 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (21.05%) HP
9 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
9 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (21.05%) MCSE
9 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
9 4 (21.05%) VMware
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
10 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (15.79%) NAS
10 3 (15.79%) Virtual Servers

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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) DNS
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 6 (31.58%) VPN
3 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
5 3 (15.79%) NAS
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (15.79%) WLAN
6 2 (10.53%) ADSL
6 2 (10.53%) BGP
6 2 (10.53%) OSPF
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) SHDSL
6 2 (10.53%) SNMP
7 1 (5.26%) 802.11
7 1 (5.26%) DWDM
7 1 (5.26%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
1 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
2 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
2 1 (5.26%) Japanese Language
2 1 (5.26%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 4 (21.05%) IT Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) IT Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Replication
2 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) PKI
3 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (10.53%) Smartcard
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.26%) Android
8 1 (5.26%) Linux
8 1 (5.26%) VxWorks
8 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
2 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
2 2 (10.53%) Email Filtering
2 2 (10.53%) Information Security
2 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (10.53%) Product Management
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Security Patching
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Use Case
2 2 (10.53%) Web Filtering
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) UML
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Ada
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) R
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) MCP
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) CCNP
5 1 (5.26%) CISA
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) CISM
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (5.26%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (15.79%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Veeam
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Aruba
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) ProCurve
4 1 (5.26%) Sage
4 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
4 1 (5.26%) Wind River