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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 73 62
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 24 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.64% 1.27% 3.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.90% 6.67% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 43
Median salary £33,250 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.65% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.20% +4.00%  

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 127 180 212
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 19.24% 18.99% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 110 143 202
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,050 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Dartford - 5 £40,000 -
Sevenoaks - 4 £22,500 -
Maidstone +3 2 £50,000 +53.84%
Tunbridge Wells 0 2 - -
West Malling - 2 £37,000 - 1
Sittingbourne - 2 £25,500 -
Chatham - 2 £40,750 - 1
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 44 (93.62%) Windows
2 31 (65.96%) Active Directory
2 31 (65.96%) Windows Server
3 28 (59.57%) Firewall
4 23 (48.94%) VMware
5 20 (42.55%) DNS
5 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
6 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
6 19 (40.43%) DHCP
7 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (29.79%) Degree
10 13 (27.66%) Windows XP
10 13 (27.66%) Windows 8
11 12 (25.53%) Office 365
11 12 (25.53%) Cisco
12 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
13 10 (21.28%) SLA
13 10 (21.28%) Citrix
13 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (21.28%) Blackberry
13 10 (21.28%) Windows 10
14 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (19.15%) Mac OS
14 9 (19.15%) Internet
14 9 (19.15%) Linux
14 9 (19.15%) .NET
14 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
14 9 (19.15%) VPN
15 8 (17.02%) WAN

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 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.89%) Skype for Business
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.51%) Apache
6 3 (6.38%) IIS
7 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.13%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (59.57%) Firewall
2 20 (42.55%) DNS
3 19 (40.43%) DHCP
4 9 (19.15%) Internet
4 9 (19.15%) VPN
5 8 (17.02%) WAN
6 7 (14.89%) Skype
7 6 (12.77%) LAN
8 5 (10.64%) VLAN
8 5 (10.64%) Wireless
9 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.38%) SAN
9 3 (6.38%) Unified Communications
10 2 (4.26%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (4.26%) HSRP
10 2 (4.26%) IPsec
10 2 (4.26%) MPLS
10 2 (4.26%) NAS
10 2 (4.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) DB2
3 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Support Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (19.15%) 1st Line Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (19.15%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Active Directory Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Active Directory Support
3 9 (19.15%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Exchange Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Exchange Support
3 9 (19.15%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Windows Support Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Server Support
5 7 (14.89%) Network Support
6 5 (10.64%) IT Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) IT Support
6 5 (10.64%) Network Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Administrator
7 4 (8.51%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) WCF
2 5 (10.64%) WPF
3 1 (2.13%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.13%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Blackberry
2 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.38%) AS400
5 2 (4.26%) iSeries
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) iPhone
6 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.13%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 44 (93.62%) Windows
2 31 (65.96%) Windows Server
3 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (27.66%) Windows 8
4 13 (27.66%) Windows XP
5 10 (21.28%) Windows 10
6 9 (19.15%) Linux
6 9 (19.15%) Mac OS
7 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
9 4 (8.51%) Unix
10 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (4.26%) Android
11 2 (4.26%) CentOS
12 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
12 1 (2.13%) Debian
12 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
12 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
2 5 (10.64%) Image Processing
2 5 (10.64%) ITIL
2 5 (10.64%) OO
2 5 (10.64%) OOD
2 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
2 5 (10.64%) UML
3 3 (6.38%) Break/Fix
3 3 (6.38%) Change Management
3 3 (6.38%) Migration
4 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.26%) Network Architecture
4 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.26%) Project Management
4 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.26%) SIEM
4 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (4.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) C#
3 4 (8.51%) ANSI C
3 4 (8.51%) C
3 4 (8.51%) C++
4 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.26%) RPG
5 2 (4.26%) RPG IV
5 2 (4.26%) RPG/400
5 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.26%) VBA
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) MCP
2 7 (14.89%) MCSA
2 7 (14.89%) MCSE
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.64%) CCIE
3 5 (10.64%) CCNA
3 5 (10.64%) CCNP
3 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.38%) CCIE Service Provider
4 3 (6.38%) CCSP
4 3 (6.38%) CISA
4 3 (6.38%) CISM
4 3 (6.38%) CISSP
4 3 (6.38%) DBS Check
5 2 (4.26%) Master's Degree
6 1 (2.13%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) SLA
2 5 (10.64%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (65.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.38%) VMware Server
4 2 (4.26%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.13%) Docker
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.13%) vSphere
5 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) VMware
2 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.53%) Cisco
4 10 (21.28%) Citrix
5 7 (14.89%) SonicWALL
6 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.38%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.26%) F5
8 2 (4.26%) IBM
8 2 (4.26%) Mercator
8 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.26%) Splunk
9 1 (2.13%) Apple
9 1 (2.13%) Avaya
9 1 (2.13%) Draytek
9 1 (2.13%) HP
9 1 (2.13%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.13%) Meraki
9 1 (2.13%) QNAP
9 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
Chatham
SThree
Salary: £45000 - £57500 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago