Period
to 21 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 78 90
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 -32
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 28 38 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.93% 2.53% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 14.84% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 46
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £34,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.09% -2.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £51,000 £64,375
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £34,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year +22.74% -1.07% +13.82%

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 245 256 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.86% 17.04% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 217 238 377
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £35,094 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.71% -6.42% -2.60%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £50,750 £63,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -3.85%

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 August 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 August 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 -3 20 £45,000 +37.40% 6
Caerphilly +4 3 £25,000 -37.50%
Newport +10 2 £27,500 -16.76% 8
Torfaen -3 1 £55,000 +57.14% 1
TCP/IP
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 18 (64.29%) DNS
2 16 (57.14%) MySQL
3 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
3 15 (53.57%) Bash Shell
3 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (50.00%) Python
5 13 (46.43%) Linux
5 13 (46.43%) PHP
5 13 (46.43%) Configuration Management
5 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
5 13 (46.43%) DevOps
6 12 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 12 (42.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 12 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (42.86%) ZABBIX
6 12 (42.86%) Varnish
6 12 (42.86%) Puppet
6 12 (42.86%) High Availability
6 12 (42.86%) Load Balancing
6 12 (42.86%) WordPress
6 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
6 12 (42.86%) LAN
6 12 (42.86%) WAN
6 12 (42.86%) Subversion
6 12 (42.86%) Content Management
6 12 (42.86%) LAMP
6 12 (42.86%) Clustering
7 9 (32.14%) Windows
8 8 (28.57%) Unix

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 12 (42.86%) WordPress
2 4 (14.29%) CMS
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (42.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) DNS
2 12 (42.86%) LAN
2 12 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) PuTTY
4 1 (3.57%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
2 12 (42.86%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Lead DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) AWS DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
4 4 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) AWS Architect
6 2 (7.14%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) LAMP
2 2 (7.14%) Java EE
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Clustering
2 4 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) Unix
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
2 13 (46.43%) Configuration Management
2 13 (46.43%) DevOps
3 12 (42.86%) Content Management
3 12 (42.86%) High Availability
3 12 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 12 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.86%) Threat Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) People Management
5 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) SIEM
6 3 (10.71%) Threat Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (7.14%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Information Security
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.57%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (3.57%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Bash Shell
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) Python
3 13 (46.43%) PHP
4 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.71%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) CCNA
1 3 (10.71%) CISA
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) CISSP
2 2 (7.14%) GIAC
2 2 (7.14%) GISP
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) CEH
3 1 (3.57%) CISM
3 1 (3.57%) OSCP
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Varnish
2 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (42.86%) Puppet
1 12 (42.86%) ZABBIX
2 3 (10.71%) QRadar
3 2 (7.14%) Ansible
3 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) AlienVault
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) HP
2 3 (10.71%) Juniper
2 3 (10.71%) LogRhythm
2 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
2 3 (10.71%) Splunk
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) Rackspace