The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 114 125
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 43 56 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.59% 1.95% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.38% 18.12% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 31
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -17.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.66%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 299 309 392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.03% 10.76% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 577 503 827
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Scotland

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Scotland.

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Scotland

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Scotland

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Glasgow +13 23 £35,530 -28.94% 4
Edinburgh -21 15 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Fife +6 1 £26,000 +0.97% 1
North Lanarkshire 0 1 £32,500 +14.03% 1
South Lanarkshire -2 1 £33,000 +1.53%
Perth and Kinross - 1 £60,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £38,000 -
Stirling - 1 £26,000 -
TCP/IP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 48 (64.86%) Windows
2 22 (29.73%) Windows Server
3 21 (28.38%) Python
3 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
4 20 (27.03%) Active Directory
5 19 (25.68%) Red Hat
5 19 (25.68%) Firewall
6 18 (24.32%) DNS
6 18 (24.32%) Java
6 18 (24.32%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (22.97%) Ruby
7 17 (22.97%) C
8 16 (21.62%) C++
8 16 (21.62%) VB
8 16 (21.62%) Solaris
8 16 (21.62%) Security Testing
8 16 (21.62%) CREST Certified
9 15 (20.27%) Linux
9 15 (20.27%) Cisco
10 14 (18.92%) LAN
10 14 (18.92%) WAN
10 14 (18.92%) DHCP
10 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
11 13 (17.57%) VMware
12 12 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (16.22%) SQL
13 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (13.51%) VLAN

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.11%) IBM Domino
2 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.41%) Apache
3 4 (5.41%) IIS
3 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.05%) FileNet
5 2 (2.70%) CMS
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.35%) CICS
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.35%) JBoss
6 1 (1.35%) nginx
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.05%) iTrent
1 3 (4.05%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Office 365
1 7 (9.46%) SaaS
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) Firewall
2 18 (24.32%) DNS
3 14 (18.92%) DHCP
3 14 (18.92%) LAN
3 14 (18.92%) WAN
4 10 (13.51%) SAN
4 10 (13.51%) VLAN
5 9 (12.16%) BGP
6 8 (10.81%) Network Security
6 8 (10.81%) VPN
7 7 (9.46%) Ethernet
7 7 (9.46%) Internet
7 7 (9.46%) NAS
7 7 (9.46%) VPLS
8 6 (8.11%) HTTP
8 6 (8.11%) IPv6
8 6 (8.11%) MPLS
8 6 (8.11%) OSPF
8 6 (8.11%) RSVP
8 6 (8.11%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) MySQL
3 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) JIRA
2 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Analyst
2 17 (22.97%) Tester
3 16 (21.62%) Manual Tester
3 16 (21.62%) Security Tester
4 9 (12.16%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.41%) Security Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Network Specialist
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Technical Support
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) RFC 2547
2 3 (4.05%) Web Services
3 2 (2.70%) .NET
3 2 (2.70%) CSS
3 2 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (1.35%) ISPF
4 1 (1.35%) RESTful
4 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Data Centre
1 10 (13.51%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.76%) Replication
3 4 (5.41%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.41%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.05%) IVR
4 3 (4.05%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.86%) Windows
2 22 (29.73%) Windows Server
3 16 (21.62%) Solaris
4 15 (20.27%) Linux
5 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.76%) Unix
9 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.70%) CentOS
10 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.35%) Android
11 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Penetration Testing
2 16 (21.62%) Security Testing
3 9 (12.16%) ITIL
4 8 (10.81%) Process Management
5 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.11%) DevOps
7 5 (6.76%) CRM
7 5 (6.76%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.76%) Service Design
7 5 (6.76%) SIEM
8 4 (5.41%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.41%) Information Security
8 4 (5.41%) Open Source
8 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.41%) Project Management
9 3 (4.05%) Change Control
9 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.05%) Document Management
9 3 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.38%) Python
2 18 (24.32%) Java
3 17 (22.97%) C
3 17 (22.97%) Ruby
4 16 (21.62%) C++
4 16 (21.62%) VB
5 12 (16.22%) SQL
6 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.76%) PHP
8 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.05%) Perl
10 2 (2.70%) C#
10 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.35%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.35%) COBOL
11 1 (1.35%) JCL
11 1 (1.35%) REXX
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) CREST Certified
2 12 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (13.51%) CCNP
4 8 (10.81%) CCNA
5 6 (8.11%) Degree
6 5 (6.76%) CCIP
7 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.70%) DBS Check
8 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.35%) GCIH
9 1 (1.35%) ISEB
9 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.35%) MCSA
9 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.35%) RHCE
9 1 (1.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 20 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.11%) Terminal Server
4 6 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (4.05%) DFS Replication
5 3 (4.05%) NFS
6 2 (2.70%) Samba
6 2 (2.70%) vSphere
7 1 (1.35%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.35%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (1.35%) LXC
7 1 (1.35%) RACF
7 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.35%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) SCCM
2 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.76%) Puppet
3 3 (4.05%) Grafana
3 3 (4.05%) Nagios
3 3 (4.05%) RSA Archer
3 3 (4.05%) WSUS
3 3 (4.05%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.70%) Ansible
4 2 (2.70%) CFEngine
4 2 (2.70%) CSIRT
4 2 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (2.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.35%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.68%) Red Hat
3 15 (20.27%) Cisco
4 13 (17.57%) VMware
5 10 (13.51%) Citrix
6 6 (8.11%) Juniper
6 6 (8.11%) Lotus
7 4 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.41%) McAfee
7 4 (5.41%) Splunk
8 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
8 3 (4.05%) CyberArk
8 3 (4.05%) IBM
8 3 (4.05%) NetWitness
8 3 (4.05%) Northgate
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle
8 3 (4.05%) Symantec
9 1 (1.35%) CA
9 1 (1.35%) HP
9 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
Scotland
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
SEEMiS Group LLP
Salary: From £31,972 to £34,965 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Motherwell
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Fife
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago