Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 99 61
Rank change year-on-year +6 -38 +7
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 43 43 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.26% 1.84% 3.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.48% 12.15% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 100
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,358 £22,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 297 354 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.63% 15.17% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 237 282 414
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,275 £21,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,225 £56,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Wales over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Wales

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Wales region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
South Wales +19 37 £40,000 +23.08% 15
West Wales +15 3 £37,500 -6.25%
North Wales -3 3 £27,750 -2.63% 1
TCP/IP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 18 (41.86%) Firewall
2 16 (37.21%) Linux
3 14 (32.56%) Windows
3 14 (32.56%) LAN
4 13 (30.23%) DNS
5 12 (27.91%) Cisco
5 12 (27.91%) WAN
5 12 (27.91%) DevOps
6 11 (25.58%) CentOS
6 11 (25.58%) DHCP
6 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (23.26%) Python
7 10 (23.26%) VMware
7 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
8 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (20.93%) VLAN
9 8 (18.60%) Network Security
9 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
9 8 (18.60%) Network Management
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
9 8 (18.60%) Oracle
10 7 (16.28%) CCNP
10 7 (16.28%) SolarWinds
11 6 (13.95%) Degree
11 6 (13.95%) Ansible
11 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.95%) Unified Communications

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (9.30%) IIS
1 4 (9.30%) JBoss
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.65%) CMS
3 2 (4.65%) WordPress
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.30%) SaaS
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.33%) IaaS
5 1 (2.33%) Office 365
5 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) Firewall
2 14 (32.56%) LAN
3 13 (30.23%) DNS
4 12 (27.91%) WAN
5 11 (25.58%) DHCP
6 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (20.93%) VLAN
7 8 (18.60%) Network Security
8 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (13.95%) Unified Communications
8 6 (13.95%) VPN
8 6 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (11.63%) BGP
9 5 (11.63%) Cisco ISE
9 5 (11.63%) Skype
9 5 (11.63%) WLAN
10 4 (9.30%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (9.30%) Modbus
11 3 (6.98%) IPsec
11 3 (6.98%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
1 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.33%) Ingres
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Ant
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
3 2 (4.65%) Maven
3 2 (4.65%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Appium
4 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (9.30%) Electronics
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Network Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Lead Network Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Principal Software Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Product Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) J2EE
1 4 (9.30%) Web Services
1 4 (9.30%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) LAMP
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) Jest
3 1 (2.33%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.33%) LINQ
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.33%) React
3 1 (2.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Linux
2 14 (32.56%) Windows
3 11 (25.58%) CentOS
4 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (13.95%) Unix
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
7 3 (6.98%) Android
7 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
7 3 (6.98%) Debian
7 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.65%) CatOS
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) DevOps
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) Network Management
4 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.98%) High Availability
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (4.65%) People Management
7 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) Python
2 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
3 6 (13.95%) C++
3 6 (13.95%) Java
3 6 (13.95%) SQL
4 5 (11.63%) C#
5 4 (9.30%) C
5 4 (9.30%) Groovy
5 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) Perl
5 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.30%) Ruby
5 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.98%) Embedded C
7 2 (4.65%) AWK
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) C-shell
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.28%) CCNP
3 6 (13.95%) Degree
4 5 (11.63%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.65%) MCITP
5 2 (4.65%) MCSE
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.33%) AWS Certification
6 1 (2.33%) CEH
6 1 (2.33%) CISA
6 1 (2.33%) CISSP
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.33%) ISEB
6 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.33%) OSCP
6 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) GDPR
1 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Firmware
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.65%) Docker
4 2 (4.65%) NFS
4 2 (4.65%) Snort
4 2 (4.65%) Varnish
4 2 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.65%) vSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Ansible
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (11.63%) Puppet
3 3 (6.98%) Graylog
3 3 (6.98%) logstash
3 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.98%) Salt
3 3 (6.98%) Terraform
4 2 (4.65%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.65%) Nagios
4 2 (4.65%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Cisco
2 10 (23.26%) VMware
3 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
4 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
4 8 (18.60%) Oracle
5 7 (16.28%) SolarWinds
6 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.95%) Splunk
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) Actian
8 1 (2.33%) AlienVault
8 1 (2.33%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.33%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.33%) Perforce
8 1 (2.33%) Remedy
8 1 (2.33%) Symantec
8 1 (2.33%) Talend
8 1 (2.33%) Veritas