Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 78 62
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16 -2
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 42 43 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.18% 2.74% 3.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.34% 18.70% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 78
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +16.79%
10th Percentile £25,025 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £66,375
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +17.65%

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 188 230 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 14.22% 14.64% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 169 218 400
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,000 £50,000 £62,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +8 26 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Torfaen +10 6 £50,000 +81.82% 1
Newport +6 3 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Caerphilly -3 3 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Gwent -1 1 £45,000 +11.11% 1
TCP/IP
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 24 (57.14%) DNS
2 23 (54.76%) DevOps
3 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
4 18 (42.86%) Windows
4 18 (42.86%) Python
4 18 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 16 (38.10%) Linux
6 15 (35.71%) LAN
6 15 (35.71%) SQL
6 15 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (33.33%) High Availability
7 14 (33.33%) Puppet
7 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (33.33%) WAN
8 13 (30.95%) PHP
8 13 (30.95%) MySQL
8 13 (30.95%) Shell Script
8 13 (30.95%) Load Balancing
8 13 (30.95%) WordPress
8 13 (30.95%) LAMP
8 13 (30.95%) Clustering
8 13 (30.95%) Subversion
8 13 (30.95%) Content Management
8 13 (30.95%) ZABBIX
8 13 (30.95%) Varnish
8 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
8 13 (30.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development

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 13 (30.95%) WordPress
2 5 (11.90%) CMS
3 4 (9.52%) IIS
3 4 (9.52%) JBoss
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (30.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (7.14%) Office 365
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) DNS
2 15 (35.71%) LAN
3 14 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (19.05%) DHCP
5 5 (11.90%) Firewall
5 5 (11.90%) VLAN
6 3 (7.14%) Modbus
6 3 (7.14%) SAN
6 3 (7.14%) VPN
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.38%) HTTP
7 1 (2.38%) IPsec
7 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security
7 1 (2.38%) SNMP
7 1 (2.38%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (30.95%) Subversion
3 5 (11.90%) Ant
4 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.76%) JIRA
5 2 (4.76%) Maven
6 1 (2.38%) Appium
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.38%) Selenium
6 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.14%) Electronics
1 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Lead DevOps
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 6 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (11.90%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
4 5 (11.90%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Architect
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.76%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Information Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) LAMP
2 4 (9.52%) J2EE
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 4 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) Jest
3 1 (2.38%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.38%) LINQ
3 1 (2.38%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.38%) React
3 1 (2.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Clustering
2 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.38%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Unix
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 6 (14.29%) CentOS
6 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (7.14%) Android
8 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
8 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.38%) Debian
9 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) DevOps
2 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
3 15 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 14 (33.33%) High Availability
5 13 (30.95%) Content Management
5 13 (30.95%) Load Balancing
5 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
6 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.90%) People Management
7 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Scrum
7 5 (11.90%) Threat Intelligence
8 3 (7.14%) ITIL
8 3 (7.14%) SIEM
8 3 (7.14%) Threat Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (4.76%) Change Management
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.76%) Information Security
9 2 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 18 (42.86%) Python
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) PHP
3 13 (30.95%) Shell Script
4 7 (16.67%) C#
4 7 (16.67%) C++
5 5 (11.90%) Java
6 4 (9.52%) Groovy
6 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) AWK
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C-shell
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) CCNA
1 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.14%) CISA
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) CISSP
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) GIAC
3 2 (4.76%) GISP
4 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) CEH
4 1 (2.38%) CISM
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.38%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.38%) OSCP
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Varnish
2 3 (7.14%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) Firmware
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (33.33%) Puppet
2 13 (30.95%) ZABBIX
3 6 (14.29%) Ansible
4 3 (7.14%) QRadar
5 1 (2.38%) Salt
5 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle
4 5 (11.90%) VMware
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco
6 3 (7.14%) AlienVault
6 3 (7.14%) HP
6 3 (7.14%) Juniper
6 3 (7.14%) LogRhythm
6 3 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 3 (7.14%) Splunk
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) Perforce
7 1 (2.38%) Remedy
7 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec
7 1 (2.38%) Veritas