Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 72 104
Rank change year-on-year -11 +32 -41
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 29 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.86% 2.45% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.37% 12.99% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 34
South Wales median annual salary £38,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,188 £27,826 £19,325
90th Percentile £61,250 £51,625 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.60% +10.00% +7.69%

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 255 254 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.37% 18.83% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 222 232 353
South Wales median annual salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,550 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £63,750
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -2.60%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018. 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 -16 25 £39,000 +13.04% 3
Caerphilly - 2 £25,000 - 1
Torfaen +1 1 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Newport 0 1 £27,500 -29.94% 7
TCP/IP
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) DNS
2 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (44.83%) VMware
4 12 (41.38%) MySQL
5 11 (37.93%) SQL
5 11 (37.93%) Windows
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
7 9 (31.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
8 8 (27.59%) DevOps
8 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
8 8 (27.59%) Office 365
8 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (27.59%) LAN
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 8 (27.59%) Python
9 7 (24.14%) Unix
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
9 7 (24.14%) WAN
9 7 (24.14%) DHCP
9 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
9 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
10 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
10 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
10 6 (20.69%) PHP
10 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.24%) JBoss
3 5 (17.24%) WordPress
4 4 (13.79%) Skype for Business
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (31.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 8 (27.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) LAN
3 7 (24.14%) DHCP
3 7 (24.14%) WAN
4 4 (13.79%) VoIP
5 3 (10.34%) Skype
6 2 (6.90%) HTTP
6 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 1 (3.45%) Firewall
7 1 (3.45%) PuTTY
7 1 (3.45%) VLAN
7 1 (3.45%) WinSCP
7 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) MariaDB
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Lead DevOps
3 4 (13.79%) IT Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (10.34%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) LAMP
2 4 (13.79%) Java EE
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) J2EE
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (24.14%) Unix
6 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (13.79%) CentOS
8 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
8 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
9 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
9 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
9 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) DevOps
1 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
1 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.24%) Content Management
3 5 (17.24%) High Availability
3 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Application Packaging
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) Workload Management
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) Task Automation
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
3 8 (27.59%) Python
4 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
5 6 (20.69%) PHP
6 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) MCITP
1 2 (6.90%) MCSE
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) CISA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Varnish
2 5 (17.24%) vSphere
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) XenApp
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
1 5 (17.24%) ZABBIX
2 4 (13.79%) Nagios
3 3 (10.34%) Ansible
3 3 (10.34%) Terraform
4 1 (3.45%) QRadar
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) VMware
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) Apple
4 4 (13.79%) Avaya
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) Dell
4 4 (13.79%) Dell Compellent
4 4 (13.79%) EqualLogic
4 4 (13.79%) Freshdesk
4 4 (13.79%) Nexenta
5 3 (10.34%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.45%) Aruba
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Intel
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.45%) Splunk