Period
to 15 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 87 79
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 -23
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 47 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.95% 1.99% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.38% 12.27% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 47 24 35
Southampton median annual salary £29,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.95% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,450 £23,875 £17,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -22.22%

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 287 220 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 18.03% 16.20% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 251 173 193
Southampton median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.23% -8.82%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,550 £21,400
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year -1.76% +7.59% -3.66%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Southampton

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Southampton

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Southampton over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 35 (74.47%) Windows
2 34 (72.34%) Active Directory
3 33 (70.21%) LAN
4 32 (68.09%) Firewall
5 29 (61.70%) ITIL
6 27 (57.45%) Windows 10
7 26 (55.32%) WAN
8 23 (48.94%) Windows 7
9 19 (40.43%) PowerShell
9 19 (40.43%) DNS
10 18 (38.30%) DHCP
10 18 (38.30%) SQL
11 15 (31.91%) VLAN
11 15 (31.91%) Data Centre
12 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
12 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (29.79%) PCI DSS
12 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
13 13 (27.66%) Office 365
14 10 (21.28%) VMware
14 10 (21.28%) Azure
14 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
15 9 (19.15%) Retail
15 9 (19.15%) SAN
15 9 (19.15%) Cisco
15 9 (19.15%) Citrix
15 9 (19.15%) Task Automation
15 9 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (8.51%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) Office 365
2 10 (21.28%) Azure
3 7 (14.89%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (70.21%) LAN
2 32 (68.09%) Firewall
3 26 (55.32%) WAN
4 19 (40.43%) DNS
5 18 (38.30%) DHCP
6 15 (31.91%) VLAN
7 9 (19.15%) SAN
8 5 (10.64%) BGP
8 5 (10.64%) Internet
8 5 (10.64%) IPsec
8 5 (10.64%) MPLS
8 5 (10.64%) OSPF
8 5 (10.64%) RSVP
8 5 (10.64%) Software-Defined Networking
8 5 (10.64%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (8.51%) HTTP
9 4 (8.51%) VoIP
10 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (4.26%) Wireless
12 1 (2.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (19.15%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
1 12 (25.53%) IT Support
2 10 (21.28%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) IT Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) IT Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Leader
5 5 (10.64%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (10.64%) EFT
3 4 (8.51%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 35 (74.47%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Windows 10
3 23 (48.94%) Windows 7
4 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
4 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.64%) Linux
5 5 (10.64%) Unix
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (19.15%) Task Automation
3 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
4 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (10.64%) Data Centre Operations
5 5 (10.64%) Network Design
5 5 (10.64%) Proactive Management
6 4 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (8.51%) DevOps
6 4 (8.51%) Pair Programming
6 4 (8.51%) Scrum
6 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
6 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.38%) High Availability
7 3 (6.38%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) PowerShell
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) CCNA
1 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.64%) CCIE
3 5 (10.64%) CCNP
3 5 (10.64%) JNCIA
3 5 (10.64%) JNCIE
3 5 (10.64%) JNCIS
4 4 (8.51%) Degree
5 3 (6.38%) MCP
5 3 (6.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.26%) SLA
4 1 (2.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 34 (72.34%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Ansible
1 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
1 4 (8.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) VMware
3 9 (19.15%) Cisco
3 9 (19.15%) Citrix
4 7 (14.89%) Veeam
5 5 (10.64%) Brocade
5 5 (10.64%) Juniper
6 3 (6.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) Adobe
7 1 (2.13%) Avaya
7 1 (2.13%) ESET
7 1 (2.13%) Freshdesk