The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / South West
Rank 83 73 67
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 185 245 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.64% 4.19% 4.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.36% 21.21% 25.05%
Number of salaries quoted 153 215 214
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  

TCP/IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 792 1155 974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.57% 19.75% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 602 965 833
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,290
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in the South West

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in the South West

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in the South West

TCP/IP
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +22 82 £36,000 -6.49% 7
Wiltshire -5 48 £27,500 -30.23% 1
Devon +17 21 £31,250 -6.71%
Gloucestershire -17 16 £48,750 +2.63% 3
Somerset -38 7 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Dorset +8 6 £21,000 -45.45% 3
Cornwall -1 2 £25,000 +13.63%
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 169 (54.34%) Windows
2 127 (40.84%) Firewall
3 113 (36.33%) Microsoft
4 111 (35.69%) Linux
5 104 (33.44%) Active Directory
6 101 (32.48%) Security Cleared
7 92 (29.58%) Cisco
7 92 (29.58%) DNS
8 80 (25.72%) ITIL
9 79 (25.40%) DHCP
10 77 (24.76%) WAN
11 74 (23.79%) DV Cleared
12 68 (21.86%) LAN
13 66 (21.22%) MS Exchange
13 66 (21.22%) VMware
13 66 (21.22%) Windows Server
14 64 (20.58%) Cisco Certification
15 62 (19.94%) Microsoft Certification
16 61 (19.61%) SC Cleared
17 60 (19.29%) MS Excel
18 58 (18.65%) Software Engineering
19 56 (18.01%) CCNA
19 56 (18.01%) HTTP
20 55 (17.68%) SIEM
20 55 (17.68%) Cybersecurity
21 52 (16.72%) CISSP
22 48 (15.43%) SMTP
22 48 (15.43%) Java
23 47 (15.11%) SQL
24 46 (14.79%) Analytical Skills

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 66 (21.22%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.82%) Apache
3 14 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (2.89%) Apache Pig
6 8 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (2.57%) IIS
6 8 (2.57%) Skype for Business
6 8 (2.57%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.29%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.29%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.96%) JBoss
9 3 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.32%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.32%) nginx
10 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 60 (19.29%) MS Excel
2 41 (13.18%) MS Office
3 13 (4.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.29%) Maximo
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.68%) Office 365
2 10 (3.22%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.25%) Slack
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (40.84%) Firewall
2 92 (29.58%) DNS
3 79 (25.40%) DHCP
4 77 (24.76%) WAN
5 68 (21.86%) LAN
6 56 (18.01%) HTTP
7 48 (15.43%) SMTP
8 42 (13.50%) VPN
9 36 (11.58%) Internet
10 33 (10.61%) Network Security
11 31 (9.97%) FTP
12 29 (9.32%) Wi-Fi
13 26 (8.36%) SSL
14 25 (8.04%) VoIP
15 24 (7.72%) MPLS
16 23 (7.40%) Wireshark
17 22 (7.07%) Telnet
17 22 (7.07%) Wireless
18 20 (6.43%) OSPF
19 17 (5.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.11%) MySQL
3 13 (4.18%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.54%) Big Data
5 9 (2.89%) Apache Hive
5 9 (2.89%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.93%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.29%) GIS
9 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.64%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.32%) Redis
11 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.32%) Riak
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (3.54%) JIRA
2 8 (2.57%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.93%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.93%) Selenium
4 5 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (1.61%) Redmine
5 4 (1.29%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.29%) CodeSonar
5 4 (1.29%) git-flow
5 4 (1.29%) Robot Framework
5 4 (1.29%) Subversion
6 3 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.96%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.64%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.64%) JUnit
8 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.32%) RSpec
8 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (11.25%) Finance
2 17 (5.47%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.82%) Electronics
4 11 (3.54%) Aerospace
5 8 (2.57%) Games
6 7 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.93%) Marketing
8 5 (1.61%) Advertising
9 3 (0.96%) Military
10 2 (0.64%) Back Office
11 1 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (25.08%) Analyst
2 43 (13.83%) Network Engineer
3 39 (12.54%) Support Engineer
4 31 (9.97%) Support Analyst
5 30 (9.65%) IT Support
6 25 (8.04%) SOC Analyst
7 24 (7.72%) 2nd Line Support
8 22 (7.07%) Senior Analyst
8 22 (7.07%) Software Engineer
9 19 (6.11%) 3rd Line Support
9 19 (6.11%) IT Engineer
10 16 (5.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 16 (5.14%) Administrator
10 16 (5.14%) Security Engineer
10 16 (5.14%) Service Analyst
10 16 (5.14%) Service Desk Analyst
10 16 (5.14%) Service Desk Support
11 15 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (4.82%) IT Support Engineer
12 14 (4.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.29%) .NET
2 23 (7.40%) HTML
3 17 (5.47%) .NET Framework
4 12 (3.86%) Entity Framework
4 12 (3.86%) jQuery
5 11 (3.54%) ASP.NET
5 11 (3.54%) CSS
5 11 (3.54%) Web Services
6 10 (3.22%) STL
7 9 (2.89%) Java EE
7 9 (2.89%) REST
8 8 (2.57%) HTML5
9 7 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (2.25%) WCF
10 6 (1.93%) Regular Expression
10 6 (1.93%) XML
11 5 (1.61%) JSON
11 5 (1.61%) LAMP
11 5 (1.61%) Middleware
11 5 (1.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.43%) Security Operations Centre
3 19 (6.11%) Driving Licence
4 17 (5.47%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.82%) CESG
6 8 (2.57%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.25%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.25%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (1.93%) Clustering
8 6 (1.93%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.61%) Cybercrime
9 5 (1.61%) iPhone
9 5 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.29%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.29%) Digital TV
10 4 (1.29%) MPEG
10 4 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.96%) BYOD
11 3 (0.96%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 169 (54.34%) Windows
2 111 (35.69%) Linux
3 66 (21.22%) Windows Server
4 44 (14.15%) Unix
5 36 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (9.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (4.50%) Android
9 13 (4.18%) Apple iOS
9 13 (4.18%) Windows 7
10 12 (3.86%) Mac OS X
11 11 (3.54%) Windows XP
12 10 (3.22%) Solaris
12 10 (3.22%) Windows 2000
13 8 (2.57%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.93%) Windows 10
15 4 (1.29%) AIX
15 4 (1.29%) HPUX
15 4 (1.29%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (25.72%) ITIL
2 58 (18.65%) Software Engineering
3 55 (17.68%) Cybersecurity
3 55 (17.68%) SIEM
4 33 (10.61%) Coaching
4 33 (10.61%) Information Security
5 31 (9.97%) Network Monitoring
6 30 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (9.65%) Mentoring
7 28 (9.00%) Service Management
8 24 (7.72%) High Availability
8 24 (7.72%) Security Operations
9 22 (7.07%) Penetration Testing
10 21 (6.75%) Ethical Hacking
11 20 (6.43%) Reverse Engineering
12 19 (6.11%) Security Architecture
13 18 (5.79%) Network Architecture
14 17 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (5.14%) Network Management
16 15 (4.82%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (15.43%) Java
2 47 (15.11%) SQL
3 35 (11.25%) C
4 27 (8.68%) C#
5 26 (8.36%) JavaScript
6 25 (8.04%) C++
7 19 (6.11%) Python
8 10 (3.22%) Bash Shell
8 10 (3.22%) PHP
9 9 (2.89%) Objective-C
9 9 (2.89%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.93%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.61%) Korn
11 5 (1.61%) VB
12 4 (1.29%) Ruby
13 3 (0.96%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.64%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.64%) Perl
14 2 (0.64%) VBA
14 2 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 101 (32.48%) Security Cleared
2 74 (23.79%) DV Cleared
3 64 (20.58%) Cisco Certification
4 62 (19.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (19.61%) SC Cleared
6 56 (18.01%) CCNA
7 52 (16.72%) CISSP
8 37 (11.90%) GIAC
8 37 (11.90%) MCSE
8 37 (11.90%) SANS
9 25 (8.04%) MCSA
10 23 (7.40%) Degree
10 23 (7.40%) Network+ Certification
11 21 (6.75%) Linux+ Certification
11 21 (6.75%) SSCP
12 20 (6.43%) GCIA
13 16 (5.14%) CompTIA Security+
13 16 (5.14%) GCIH
13 16 (5.14%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (5.14%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.43%) SLA
2 9 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.25%) GPG13
4 4 (1.29%) QA
5 3 (0.96%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 104 (33.44%) Active Directory
2 41 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (9.97%) Snort
4 27 (8.68%) Hyper-V
5 15 (4.82%) vSphere
6 9 (2.89%) Samba
7 8 (2.57%) Docker
7 8 (2.57%) NFS
7 8 (2.57%) XenApp
8 7 (2.25%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.29%) KVM
9 4 (1.29%) MetaFrame
9 4 (1.29%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.64%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.64%) Firmware
11 2 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.64%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.64%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (4.82%) Puppet
2 14 (4.50%) SCCM
3 12 (3.86%) Nmap
4 7 (2.25%) Ansible
5 6 (1.93%) ArcSight ESM
5 6 (1.93%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (1.93%) Nagios
6 5 (1.61%) RSA enVision
6 5 (1.61%) Rundeck
6 5 (1.61%) SCOM
7 4 (1.29%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.29%) HP SIM
7 4 (1.29%) OpenView
7 4 (1.29%) Salt
7 4 (1.29%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.96%) WSUS
9 2 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.64%) Mesos
9 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 113 (36.33%) Microsoft
2 92 (29.58%) Cisco
3 66 (21.22%) VMware
4 29 (9.32%) Citrix
5 23 (7.40%) ArcSight
5 23 (7.40%) Juniper
6 18 (5.79%) LogRhythm
7 13 (4.18%) FireEye
8 12 (3.86%) HP
9 11 (3.54%) CheckPoint
10 10 (3.22%) Apple
10 10 (3.22%) Oracle
10 10 (3.22%) Splunk
11 9 (2.89%) Dell
11 9 (2.89%) EMC
11 9 (2.89%) F5
12 8 (2.57%) Symantec
12 8 (2.57%) WatchGuard
13 7 (2.25%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.93%) Crossbeam
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive salary & excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Spring Technology
Salary: Pension, Bonus, New Offices
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ferndown
aap3
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Melksham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: £70k - £80k dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ferndown
aap3
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago