Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 108 65
Rank change year-on-year +34 -43 -18
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 35 29 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.44% 1.33% 3.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.99% 8.12% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 78
South Wales median annual salary £39,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.14% - -
10th Percentile £28,143 £19,175 £19,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £39,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +12.14% +7.69% -7.14%

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 South Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 292 357 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.35% 16.34% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 271 313 371
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £38,500
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £67,500 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in South Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in South Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in South Wales

TCP/IP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Cardiff +31 18 £36,250 +9.85% 1
Newport +10 9 £39,250 +0.64% 1
Torfaen +4 4 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Bridgend +10 2 £40,000 +100.00%
TCP/IP
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 17 (48.57%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Firewall
3 14 (40.00%) LAN
4 13 (37.14%) WAN
5 12 (34.29%) Windows
6 11 (31.43%) ITIL
6 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) CCNP
9 8 (22.86%) CheckPoint
10 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 7 (20.00%) BGP
10 7 (20.00%) Unix
10 7 (20.00%) Network Security
10 7 (20.00%) Network Management
10 7 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (17.14%) SolarWinds
11 6 (17.14%) Unified Communications
11 6 (17.14%) C++
11 6 (17.14%) Java
11 6 (17.14%) Internet
11 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
11 6 (17.14%) DNS
11 6 (17.14%) HTTP
11 6 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (17.14%) VMware
12 5 (14.29%) WLAN

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (11.43%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) SaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) LAN
3 13 (37.14%) WAN
4 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (20.00%) BGP
5 7 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (20.00%) Network Security
6 6 (17.14%) DNS
6 6 (17.14%) HTTP
6 6 (17.14%) Internet
6 6 (17.14%) Unified Communications
6 6 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (14.29%) SAN
7 5 (14.29%) Skype
7 5 (14.29%) WLAN
8 4 (11.43%) DHCP
8 4 (11.43%) SNMP
8 4 (11.43%) VoIP
8 4 (11.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) Couchbase
3 2 (5.71%) Ingres
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.71%) SQLite
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.86%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Welsh Language
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Military
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Support Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Lead Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Product Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Support
5 2 (5.71%) Network Support
5 2 (5.71%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) JSON
1 2 (5.71%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.86%) Express
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) Qt
2 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.86%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Anti-Piracy
3 1 (2.86%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Unix
4 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.57%) CentOS
5 3 (8.57%) Debian
5 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.71%) AIX
6 2 (5.71%) CatOS
6 2 (5.71%) Solaris
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.86%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Network Management
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.57%) Change Management
5 3 (8.57%) High Availability
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Web Development
6 2 (5.71%) Coaching
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) Network Design
6 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) OOD
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C++
1 6 (17.14%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) C
3 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) AWK
6 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.86%) CCNP
3 5 (14.29%) CCNA
4 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.86%) CISSP
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GDPR
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) vSphere
3 4 (11.43%) Firmware
4 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (11.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) CheckPoint
4 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (17.14%) SolarWinds
5 6 (17.14%) VMware
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix
7 3 (8.57%) Splunk
8 2 (5.71%) Actian
8 2 (5.71%) Brocade
8 2 (5.71%) Cloudera
8 2 (5.71%) F5
8 2 (5.71%) SonicWALL
8 2 (5.71%) Veritas
9 1 (2.86%) HP
9 1 (2.86%) IBM
9 1 (2.86%) Juniper
9 1 (2.86%) SYSPRO
9 1 (2.86%) Talend