Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 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
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 83 77
Rank change year-on-year +34 -6 +3
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 35 29 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 4.14% 1.83% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.70% 16.96% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 32
Median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -13.51% +34.06%
10th Percentile £20,888 £31,700 £23,875
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,750 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% -9.41% +21.43%

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 114 171 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 13.49% 10.78% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 90 149 216
Median annual salary £37,250 £39,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.70% +2.60% +9.71%
10th Percentile £26,205 £26,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £54,250 £52,500 £61,250
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.60% -3.75% +6.67%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in South Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing TCP/IP in South Wales.

Salary trend for TCP/IP in South Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing TCP/IP in South Wales over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

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 14 August 2020. 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
Newport - 21 £52,500 - 2
Caerphilly +3 7 £36,000 -6.49%
Cardiff +18 5 £45,000 +14.65% 2
Neath Port Talbot +5 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Torfaen - 1 - -
TCP/IP
Wales

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
3 26 (74.29%) Office 365
4 19 (54.29%) DNS
5 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
5 18 (51.43%) SQL
5 18 (51.43%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (48.57%) Azure
6 17 (48.57%) AWS
6 17 (48.57%) Firewall
7 16 (45.71%) Finance
7 16 (45.71%) Linux
8 14 (40.00%) Web Services
8 14 (40.00%) Manufacturing
8 14 (40.00%) Information Security
8 14 (40.00%) Bash Shell
8 14 (40.00%) Security Testing
8 14 (40.00%) Metasploit
8 14 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 14 (40.00%) Data Privacy
8 14 (40.00%) SIEM
8 14 (40.00%) GCIA
8 14 (40.00%) GCIH
8 14 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 14 (40.00%) Snort
8 14 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (40.00%) Sentinel
8 14 (40.00%) Wireshark
8 14 (40.00%) Analytics
8 14 (40.00%) Database Security

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 1 (2.86%) Confluence
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 26 (74.29%) Office 365
2 17 (48.57%) AWS
2 17 (48.57%) Azure
3 14 (40.00%) Logic Apps
4 2 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (2.86%) IaaS
5 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) DNS
2 17 (48.57%) Firewall
3 14 (40.00%) DKIM
3 14 (40.00%) DMARC
3 14 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 9 (25.71%) WAN
5 7 (20.00%) DHCP
5 7 (20.00%) LAN
6 6 (17.14%) VoIP
7 4 (11.43%) SNMP
8 3 (8.57%) SAN
9 2 (5.71%) VLAN
10 1 (2.86%) HTTP
10 1 (2.86%) Internet
10 1 (2.86%) PBX
10 1 (2.86%) RTP
10 1 (2.86%) SMTP
10 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Liquibase
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (14.29%) Games
4 4 (11.43%) Military
5 1 (2.86%) Electronics
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
1 14 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support
4 4 (11.43%) C++ Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Project Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior C++ Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) IT Technician
5 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.86%) Java EE
2 1 (2.86%) JDBC
2 1 (2.86%) JPA
2 1 (2.86%) JSON
2 1 (2.86%) React
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) Spring
2 1 (2.86%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
1 14 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 14 (40.00%) Kali Linux
4 11 (31.43%) Windows 10
5 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.86%) CentOS
8 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (40.00%) Analytics
2 14 (40.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 14 (40.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 14 (40.00%) Data Privacy
2 14 (40.00%) Database Security
2 14 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 14 (40.00%) Information Security
2 14 (40.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 14 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (40.00%) Purple Team
2 14 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 14 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 14 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 14 (40.00%) SIEM
2 14 (40.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 14 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (14.29%) C++
4 4 (11.43%) C
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) CREST Certified
1 14 (40.00%) GCIA
1 14 (40.00%) GCIH
1 14 (40.00%) SANS
2 6 (17.14%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MCDST
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (40.00%) Snort
3 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.57%) XenApp
5 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.86%) Firmware
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Citrix
2 10 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.86%) Avaya
4 1 (2.86%) EMC
4 1 (2.86%) SAP