Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 102 127
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25 -67
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 25 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.22% 1.96% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.79% 10.36% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 32
Wales median annual salary £36,500 £39,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.01% +12.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,875 £19,025
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £41,650 £41,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year -0.24% +1.83% +2.50%

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 321 386 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.61% 18.88% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 265 331 343
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,750 £23,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,500 £63,750
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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -25 23 £36,500 -7.01% 15
North Wales +3 1 £42,000 +51.35% 6
West Wales - 1 £24,500 -
TCP/IP
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (40.00%) Windows
5 9 (36.00%) DNS
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (32.00%) VoIP
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (28.00%) CentOS
7 7 (28.00%) Office 365
7 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (28.00%) MySQL
8 6 (24.00%) SQL
8 6 (24.00%) Unix
8 6 (24.00%) DHCP
8 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (20.00%) vSphere
9 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.00%) MariaDB
9 5 (20.00%) JBoss
10 4 (16.00%) Apple

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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.00%) JBoss
4 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (28.00%) Office 365
3 4 (16.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) VoIP
3 6 (24.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.00%) LAN
5 3 (12.00%) PBX
5 3 (12.00%) RTP
5 3 (12.00%) Skype
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (8.00%) HTTP
7 1 (4.00%) Firewall
7 1 (4.00%) NAS
7 1 (4.00%) Network Security
7 1 (4.00%) PABX
7 1 (4.00%) PuTTY
7 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (4.00%) SAN
7 1 (4.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless
7 1 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Java EE
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (28.00%) CentOS
6 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (24.00%) Unix
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
9 3 (12.00%) SUSE
9 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
9 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
10 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (16.00%) Workload Management
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (12.00%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Task Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) MCITP
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) vSphere
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Nagios
2 3 (12.00%) Ansible
2 3 (12.00%) Terraform
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.00%) Apple
4 4 (16.00%) Avaya
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Dell
4 4 (16.00%) Dell Compellent
4 4 (16.00%) EqualLogic
4 4 (16.00%) Freshdesk
4 4 (16.00%) Nexenta
5 3 (12.00%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.00%) Aruba
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Intel