Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 79 64
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 +9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 7 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.87% 1.81% 3.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 14.50% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 52
Staffordshire median annual salary £29,000 £22,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.34% -36.43% +22.81%
10th Percentile £21,000 £17,188 £27,750
90th Percentile £38,875 £31,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,113 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -3.60% +6.94% +2.86%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 105 131 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 13.01% 12.45% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 77 108 154
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -10.26%
10th Percentile £23,771 £21,125 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +7.79% -0.65% +1.97%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Staffordshire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Staffordshire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Staffordshire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Stoke-on-Trent -9 5 £22,000 +6.02% 7
TCP/IP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Skype
4 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) WLAN
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Innovative Thinking
4 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Zscaler
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 1 (14.29%) SAN

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 2 (28.57%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (14.29%) DMVPN
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (14.29%) Telepresence
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Innovative Thinking
1 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter
3 1 (14.29%) Zscaler