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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
UK / Scotland
Rank 106 98 109
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 32 61 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.38% 2.09% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.12% 16.94% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 28
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £29,400 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 264 360 361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.38% 12.31% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 170 213 213
Median salary £41,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 24 March 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 24 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
Edinburgh -21 18 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Glasgow +15 6 £24,750 -50.50%
Inverclyde +3 4 £38,000 -14.60% 1
Fife +2 1 £26,500 -24.28%
West Lothian - 1 £29,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £53,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 48 (58.54%) Windows
2 30 (36.59%) Microsoft
3 26 (31.71%) Windows Server
4 22 (26.83%) Finance
4 22 (26.83%) Active Directory
5 21 (25.61%) VMware
5 21 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (24.39%) Firewall
7 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (21.95%) DNS
9 16 (19.51%) Cisco
10 15 (18.29%) WAN
10 15 (18.29%) MS Exchange
10 15 (18.29%) Network Security
11 14 (17.07%) Splunk
11 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
11 14 (17.07%) Linux
12 13 (15.85%) LAN
12 13 (15.85%) SQL
12 13 (15.85%) Java
12 13 (15.85%) VPN
12 13 (15.85%) Citrix
13 12 (14.63%) Red Hat
13 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
13 12 (14.63%) MS Office
13 12 (14.63%) Solaris
13 12 (14.63%) Python
13 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
13 12 (14.63%) Security Operations

TCP/IP
Top Related 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 15 (18.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.54%) IIS
3 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.10%) IBM Domino
5 3 (3.66%) Apache
6 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.44%) CICS
6 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.22%) CMS
7 1 (1.22%) Confluence
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.22%) JBoss
7 1 (1.22%) nginx
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.66%) Fishtalk
1 3 (3.66%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) SaaS
2 4 (4.88%) Office 365
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.22%) GitHub
5 1 (1.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.39%) Firewall
2 18 (21.95%) DNS
3 15 (18.29%) Network Security
3 15 (18.29%) WAN
4 13 (15.85%) LAN
4 13 (15.85%) VPN
5 9 (10.98%) DHCP
6 8 (9.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (9.76%) VLAN
7 7 (8.54%) Wireless
8 6 (7.32%) MPLS
8 6 (7.32%) NAS
8 6 (7.32%) SAN
9 5 (6.10%) iSCSI
9 5 (6.10%) SSH
10 4 (4.88%) BGP
10 4 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (4.88%) EIGRP
10 4 (4.88%) OSPF
10 4 (4.88%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.22%) Travis CI
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Law
4 2 (2.44%) German Language
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) French Language
5 1 (1.22%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (28.05%) Analyst
2 14 (17.07%) Consultant
3 12 (14.63%) Tester
4 9 (10.98%) Manual Tester
4 9 (10.98%) Security Tester
5 8 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 7 (8.54%) Network Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Applications Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Network Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Security Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Splunk Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) ISPF
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) Backbone.js
2 1 (1.22%) Ext JS
2 1 (1.22%) jQuery
2 1 (1.22%) Web Services
2 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.20%) Replication
3 8 (9.76%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.66%) iPhone
6 2 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.44%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.44%) PKI
6 2 (2.44%) VSAM
7 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.22%) Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (58.54%) Windows
2 26 (31.71%) Windows Server
3 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (17.07%) Linux
5 12 (14.63%) Solaris
6 7 (8.54%) Windows 10
7 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.10%) Android
8 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.88%) Unix
10 3 (3.66%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (2.44%) AIX
11 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.44%) CentOS
11 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.63%) Security Operations
2 10 (12.20%) ITIL
2 10 (12.20%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (12.20%) Security Testing
3 8 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
4 7 (8.54%) Service Management
5 6 (7.32%) Network Design
5 6 (7.32%) SIEM
5 6 (7.32%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (6.10%) Change Management
6 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.10%) High Availability
6 5 (6.10%) SOA
7 4 (4.88%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.88%) Automated Testing
7 4 (4.88%) Manual Testing
7 4 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.66%) Change Control
8 3 (3.66%) Compliance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.85%) Java
1 13 (15.85%) SQL
2 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
2 12 (14.63%) Python
3 11 (13.41%) Ruby
4 10 (12.20%) C
4 10 (12.20%) C++
4 10 (12.20%) VB
5 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.88%) Bourne shell
6 4 (4.88%) Korn
7 2 (2.44%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.44%) C#
7 2 (2.44%) COBOL
7 2 (2.44%) JCL
7 2 (2.44%) REXX
8 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) CREST Certified
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) CCNA
2 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.88%) CCIE
3 4 (4.88%) CCNP
3 4 (4.88%) HND
3 4 (4.88%) ISEB
3 4 (4.88%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.44%) MCSA
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 21 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.20%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.76%) vSphere
5 6 (7.32%) NFS
5 6 (7.32%) Terminal Server
5 6 (7.32%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (7.32%) XenApp
6 5 (6.10%) Samba
7 2 (2.44%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 2 (2.44%) RACF
7 2 (2.44%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (1.22%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.22%) Docker
8 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) SCCM
2 2 (2.44%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.22%) Ansible
3 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.22%) Puppet
3 1 (1.22%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.61%) VMware
3 16 (19.51%) Cisco
4 14 (17.07%) Splunk
5 13 (15.85%) Citrix
6 12 (14.63%) Red Hat
7 7 (8.54%) Juniper
8 6 (7.32%) CheckPoint
9 5 (6.10%) Lotus
10 4 (4.88%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.44%) Apple
11 2 (2.44%) CA
11 2 (2.44%) Sophos
11 2 (2.44%) Symantec
12 1 (1.22%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.22%) Draytek
12 1 (1.22%) EMC
12 1 (1.22%) Intel Security
12 1 (1.22%) Kaspersky
12 1 (1.22%) Trend Micro
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