The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 25 34 21
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 10 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 5.62% 2.40% 8.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 27.78% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 17
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.61%  
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 Shropshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 50 18 64
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 28.09% 8.65% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 57
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +39.34%  
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 Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Shropshire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Shropshire 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
Telford +1 8 £35,000 +11.11%
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (78.57%) SAN
2 11 (78.57%) DDNS
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
2 11 (78.57%) Apache
2 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (78.57%) MySQL
2 11 (78.57%) IIS
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Clustering
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) NAS
2 11 (78.57%) SolarWinds
2 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (78.57%) Remote Desktop
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (28.57%) SLA
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.14%) Office 365

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 11 (78.57%) Apache
1 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (78.57%) IIS
1 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (78.57%) DDNS
2 11 (78.57%) NAS
2 11 (78.57%) Remote Desktop
2 11 (78.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Clustering
2 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Citrix
1 11 (78.57%) SolarWinds
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft