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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 59 54
Rank change year-on-year -51 -5  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 139 233 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.66% 4.44% 5.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.17% 22.17% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 102 214 257
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% +7.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.20% +4.00%  

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 765 1051 1235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.64% 20.01% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 634 865 1042
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 June 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 June 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 -28 44 £40,000 +73.91% 3
Wiltshire +21 38 £35,000 +45.83% 3
Gloucestershire -28 24 £40,000 +11.11% 4
Somerset -31 12 £38,500 -7.22% 1
Devon -1 6 £25,250 -27.33%
Cornwall -8 6 £21,000 -8.69%
Dorset -21 6 £26,750 -43.68% 4
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 188 (58.02%) Windows
2 119 (36.73%) Microsoft
3 115 (35.49%) Security Cleared
4 105 (32.41%) DNS
4 105 (32.41%) Linux
5 99 (30.56%) Firewall
6 98 (30.25%) DHCP
7 97 (29.94%) Active Directory
7 97 (29.94%) SC Cleared
8 91 (28.09%) DV Cleared
9 90 (27.78%) Cisco
10 84 (25.93%) HTTP
10 84 (25.93%) ITIL
11 80 (24.69%) SIEM
12 77 (23.77%) WAN
13 71 (21.91%) SMTP
14 64 (19.75%) Windows Server
15 63 (19.44%) LAN
16 61 (18.83%) VMware
17 59 (18.21%) FTP
18 58 (17.90%) SQL
19 57 (17.59%) Internet
20 56 (17.28%) Software Engineering
21 53 (16.36%) Java
22 51 (15.74%) Unix
23 50 (15.43%) Information Security
23 50 (15.43%) Snort
24 49 (15.12%) Cisco Certification
25 48 (14.81%) CISSP
25 48 (14.81%) VPN

TCP/IP
Co-occurring 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 47 (14.51%) MS Exchange
2 22 (6.79%) Apache
3 12 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.47%) IIS
6 7 (2.16%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.23%) JBoss
8 4 (1.23%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.23%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.62%) nginx
10 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (14.20%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Maximo
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.88%) Office 365
2 15 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.78%) Slack
5 3 (0.93%) IaaS
5 3 (0.93%) PaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 105 (32.41%) DNS
2 99 (30.56%) Firewall
3 98 (30.25%) DHCP
4 84 (25.93%) HTTP
5 77 (23.77%) WAN
6 71 (21.91%) SMTP
7 63 (19.44%) LAN
8 59 (18.21%) FTP
9 57 (17.59%) Internet
10 48 (14.81%) VPN
11 42 (12.96%) Wireshark
12 41 (12.65%) SSL
13 36 (11.11%) Network Security
13 36 (11.11%) Telnet
14 35 (10.80%) Wi-Fi
15 30 (9.26%) HTTPS
16 28 (8.64%) VoIP
17 24 (7.41%) MPLS
17 24 (7.41%) X.400
18 23 (7.10%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.56%) MySQL
3 15 (4.63%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.23%) GIS
7 3 (0.93%) CouchDB
7 3 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.62%) Redis
8 2 (0.62%) Riak
8 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.31%) Big Data
9 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.16%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.54%) JIRA
4 4 (1.23%) Selenium
4 4 (1.23%) Subversion
5 3 (0.93%) Artifactory
5 3 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.93%) Bower
5 3 (0.93%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.93%) Grunt
5 3 (0.93%) MSBuild
5 3 (0.93%) RSpec
5 3 (0.93%) RubyGems
5 3 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.93%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.93%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.62%) JUnit
6 2 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (9.57%) Finance
2 12 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 9 (2.78%) Electronics
3 9 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.54%) Advertising
4 5 (1.54%) Military
5 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.93%) Marketing
6 3 (0.93%) Retail
7 2 (0.62%) Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Games
8 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 107 (33.02%) Analyst
2 61 (18.83%) Network Engineer
3 49 (15.12%) SOC Analyst
4 36 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 34 (10.49%) Senior Analyst
6 33 (10.19%) Support Analyst
7 24 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 21 (6.48%) Security Engineer
9 20 (6.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 19 (5.86%) IT Support
11 17 (5.25%) Developer
11 17 (5.25%) Service Desk Support
12 16 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (4.94%) Service Desk Engineer
13 15 (4.63%) Network Security Engineer
14 14 (4.32%) Service Analyst
14 14 (4.32%) Service Desk Analyst
15 13 (4.01%) Architect
15 13 (4.01%) Service Desk Support Analyst
15 13 (4.01%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.51%) .NET
2 21 (6.48%) HTML
3 17 (5.25%) .NET Framework
4 15 (4.63%) Web Services
5 13 (4.01%) Entity Framework
6 12 (3.70%) CSS
6 12 (3.70%) jQuery
7 11 (3.40%) ASP.NET
8 9 (2.78%) WCF
9 8 (2.47%) XML
10 6 (1.85%) JSON
11 5 (1.54%) HTML5
11 5 (1.54%) Middleware
12 4 (1.23%) WPF
13 3 (0.93%) 802.1X
13 3 (0.93%) COM
13 3 (0.93%) LAMP
13 3 (0.93%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 3 (0.93%) Regular Expression
14 2 (0.62%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.51%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.95%) Security Operations Centre
3 24 (7.41%) CESG
4 21 (6.48%) Driving Licence
5 17 (5.25%) Cyberthreat
5 17 (5.25%) Management Information System
6 16 (4.94%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.47%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.54%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.54%) Clustering
8 5 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.23%) Replication
10 3 (0.93%) BYOD
10 3 (0.93%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.93%) Digital TV
10 3 (0.93%) iPad
10 3 (0.93%) iPhone
10 3 (0.93%) Smart Home
10 3 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 188 (58.02%) Windows
2 105 (32.41%) Linux
3 64 (19.75%) Windows Server
4 51 (15.74%) Unix
5 29 (8.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (8.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (6.48%) Windows XP
8 17 (5.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (4.63%) Windows 7
10 14 (4.32%) Windows 2000 Server
11 10 (3.09%) Windows 10
12 8 (2.47%) Solaris
13 7 (2.16%) Android
13 7 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (2.16%) Windows 2000
14 6 (1.85%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.54%) AIX
15 5 (1.54%) Apple iOS
16 4 (1.23%) HPUX
17 3 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (25.93%) ITIL
2 80 (24.69%) SIEM
3 56 (17.28%) Software Engineering
4 50 (15.43%) Information Security
5 45 (13.89%) Network Monitoring
6 39 (12.04%) Coaching
7 38 (11.73%) Cybersecurity
8 33 (10.19%) Mentoring
9 32 (9.88%) Security Operations
10 28 (8.64%) Service Management
11 25 (7.72%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (7.72%) Network Architecture
12 23 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (7.10%) Security Architecture
13 19 (5.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 19 (5.86%) Threat Intelligence
14 18 (5.56%) Network Management
15 17 (5.25%) Proactive Monitoring
16 15 (4.63%) Root Cause Analysis
16 15 (4.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 58 (17.90%) SQL
2 53 (16.36%) Java
3 24 (7.41%) C#
4 20 (6.17%) JavaScript
5 16 (4.94%) C++
6 13 (4.01%) Python
7 9 (2.78%) C
7 9 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.16%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.54%) VB
10 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.93%) AWK
11 3 (0.93%) Ruby
11 3 (0.93%) sed
12 2 (0.62%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.62%) Lisp
12 2 (0.62%) Perl
12 2 (0.62%) PHP
12 2 (0.62%) VBA
12 2 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 115 (35.49%) Security Cleared
2 97 (29.94%) SC Cleared
3 91 (28.09%) DV Cleared
4 49 (15.12%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (14.81%) CISSP
6 41 (12.65%) CCNA
7 34 (10.49%) GCIA
8 32 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (9.26%) SANS
10 29 (8.95%) GCIH
11 26 (8.02%) GIAC
12 24 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 23 (7.10%) MCSE
14 19 (5.86%) MCSA
15 17 (5.25%) Degree
16 15 (4.63%) CCNP
16 15 (4.63%) CREST Certified
17 14 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
18 10 (3.09%) CISMP
18 10 (3.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.02%) SLA
2 13 (4.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.23%) GPG13
3 4 (1.23%) QA
4 2 (0.62%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 97 (29.94%) Active Directory
2 50 (15.43%) Snort
3 34 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (8.64%) Hyper-V
5 17 (5.25%) vSphere
6 11 (3.40%) XenApp
7 6 (1.85%) Docker
7 6 (1.85%) NFS
7 6 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.23%) MetaFrame
8 4 (1.23%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.93%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.93%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.93%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.62%) Corosync
10 2 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.62%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.62%) KVM
10 2 (0.62%) Samba
10 2 (0.62%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (5.86%) Nmap
2 11 (3.40%) SCCM
3 8 (2.47%) RSA enVision
4 5 (1.54%) Marathon
4 5 (1.54%) Mesos
5 4 (1.23%) Ansible
5 4 (1.23%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (1.23%) Nessus
5 4 (1.23%) Puppet
5 4 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (0.93%) ArcSight ESM
6 3 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.93%) Nagios
6 3 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.93%) Terraform
6 3 (0.93%) vMotion
7 2 (0.62%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.62%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 119 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 90 (27.78%) Cisco
3 61 (18.83%) VMware
4 40 (12.35%) ArcSight
5 33 (10.19%) Citrix
5 33 (10.19%) Juniper
6 30 (9.26%) LogRhythm
7 20 (6.17%) FireEye
8 15 (4.63%) CheckPoint
9 12 (3.70%) Oracle
10 11 (3.40%) Dell
10 11 (3.40%) HP
10 11 (3.40%) Symantec
11 10 (3.09%) F5
12 9 (2.78%) Aruba
12 9 (2.78%) Nortel
12 9 (2.78%) Siemens
12 9 (2.78%) Splunk
13 8 (2.47%) Apple
13 8 (2.47%) IBM
Gloucestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + up to 37 days hol, 15% pension, Flex
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: c. £43,000 plus flexible benefit options
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
First Solution
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £30,000- £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Car, pension, PMI, Laptop
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company car + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago