Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 110 111
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 -44
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 35 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.76% 1.55% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.84% 9.51% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 38
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,450 £19,175
90th Percentile £60,875 £54,500 £50,375
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%

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 323 326 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.23% 16.32% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 271 290 384
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,675 £56,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -1 31 £46,250 +33.57% 13
West Wales - 2 £42,500 -
North Wales - 2 £42,000 - 2
TCP/IP
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 20 (57.14%) DNS
2 19 (54.29%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 14 (40.00%) MySQL
4 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 14 (40.00%) VMware
5 13 (37.14%) SQL
6 12 (34.29%) LAN
6 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
6 12 (34.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 11 (31.43%) DevOps
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
7 11 (31.43%) WAN
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
7 11 (31.43%) Python
7 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
7 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (28.57%) Shell Script
8 10 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 10 (28.57%) Office 365
8 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
9 9 (25.71%) Puppet
9 9 (25.71%) PHP
9 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (25.71%) DHCP
9 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
9 9 (25.71%) Load Balancing
10 8 (22.86%) ZABBIX
10 8 (22.86%) WordPress

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 8 (22.86%) WordPress
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) JBoss
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (54.29%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (34.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) DNS
2 12 (34.29%) LAN
3 11 (31.43%) WAN
4 9 (25.71%) DHCP
5 5 (14.29%) VoIP
6 4 (11.43%) Firewall
6 4 (11.43%) SAN
7 3 (8.57%) Skype
7 3 (8.57%) VLAN
8 2 (5.71%) Network Security
8 2 (5.71%) VPN
9 1 (2.86%) HTTP
9 1 (2.86%) Internet
9 1 (2.86%) IPsec
9 1 (2.86%) NAS
9 1 (2.86%) PuTTY
9 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (2.86%) SSH
9 1 (2.86%) SSL
9 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Lead DevOps
2 6 (17.14%) AWS DevOps
2 6 (17.14%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
3 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) IT Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) LAMP
2 3 (8.57%) Java EE
2 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
3 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) Unix
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 5 (14.29%) CentOS
6 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) DevOps
1 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
2 10 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.71%) Load Balancing
4 8 (22.86%) Content Management
4 8 (22.86%) High Availability
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Application Packaging
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) Workload Management
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.71%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (5.71%) SIEM
7 2 (5.71%) Task Automation
7 2 (5.71%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
3 11 (31.43%) Python
4 10 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 9 (25.71%) PHP
6 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C#
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) MCITP
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) CISA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CISM
2 1 (2.86%) CISSP
2 1 (2.86%) GIAC
2 1 (2.86%) GISP
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Varnish
2 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.43%) vSphere
4 4 (11.43%) XenApp
5 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Puppet
2 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (22.86%) ZABBIX
3 4 (11.43%) Nagios
3 4 (11.43%) Terraform
4 3 (8.57%) Ansible
5 2 (5.71%) QRadar
6 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) VMware
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Apple
3 4 (11.43%) Avaya
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) Dell
3 4 (11.43%) Dell Compellent
3 4 (11.43%) EqualLogic
3 4 (11.43%) Freshdesk
3 4 (11.43%) Nexenta
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.57%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) Juniper
5 2 (5.71%) LogRhythm
5 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.71%) Rackspace
5 2 (5.71%) Splunk
6 1 (2.86%) AlienVault
6 1 (2.86%) Intel