Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 68 85
Rank change year-on-year -8 +17 -28
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 12 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.33% 2.75% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.81% 21.77% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 24
Staffordshire median annual salary £22,000 £29,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.79% -23.03% +52.00%
10th Percentile £17,000 £22,663 £23,950
90th Percentile £36,000 £65,250 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -3.75% +14.29%

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 111 124 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 12.31% 12.61% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 74 97 134
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.97% -4.62% -25.29%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,125 £22,825
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -7 7 £22,000 -24.14% 2
Lichfield +9 2 £18,000 -43.75%
Tamworth - 2 £30,083 - 1
TCP/IP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
6 3 (25.00%) Office 365
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
7 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 2 (16.67%) MCITP
7 2 (16.67%) VLAN
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) Android
7 2 (16.67%) NAS
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Service Management
7 2 (16.67%) 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) SNMP
4 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) WLAN
5 1 (8.33%) IPv6
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (8.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Android
3 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter