Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
UK > Wales
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 84 96
Rank change year-on-year +23 +12 +7
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 42 39 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 3.33% 2.22% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.42% 17.49% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 36
Median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -9.41% +30.77%
10th Percentile £27,300 £20,125 £24,375
90th Percentile £56,250 £47,750 £50,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 172 223 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 13.65% 12.67% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 126 184 229
Median annual salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.30% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,025 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,875 £52,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,196
% change year-on-year +8.70% -0.42% +2.66%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing TCP/IP in Wales.

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Wales

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing TCP/IP in Wales over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

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 7 July 2020. 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 38 £40,000 +1.91% 5
North Wales -5 2 £45,000 +106.90%
TCP/IP
UK

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 30 (71.43%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 28 (66.67%) Office 365
3 24 (57.14%) DNS
4 22 (52.38%) SQL
4 22 (52.38%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (45.24%) AWS
5 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
5 19 (45.24%) Firewall
6 18 (42.86%) Finance
6 18 (42.86%) Azure
7 17 (40.48%) Linux
8 15 (35.71%) Information Security
8 15 (35.71%) Wireshark
8 15 (35.71%) SIEM
8 15 (35.71%) Security Operations
9 14 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
9 14 (33.33%) DKIM
9 14 (33.33%) DMARC
9 14 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
9 14 (33.33%) Malware Reverse Engineering
9 14 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
9 14 (33.33%) Purple Team
9 14 (33.33%) Logic Apps
9 14 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 14 (33.33%) Metasploit
9 14 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
9 14 (33.33%) Kali Linux
9 14 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
9 14 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 28 (66.67%) Office 365
2 19 (45.24%) AWS
3 18 (42.86%) Azure
4 14 (33.33%) Logic Apps
5 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.38%) IaaS
6 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) DNS
2 19 (45.24%) Firewall
3 15 (35.71%) Wireshark
4 14 (33.33%) DKIM
4 14 (33.33%) DMARC
5 11 (26.19%) DHCP
6 10 (23.81%) WAN
7 9 (21.43%) VoIP
8 8 (19.05%) LAN
9 5 (11.90%) SNMP
10 4 (9.52%) VLAN
11 3 (7.14%) SAN
12 2 (4.76%) SMTP
12 2 (4.76%) VPN
13 1 (2.38%) ADSL
13 1 (2.38%) FTP
13 1 (2.38%) HTTP
13 1 (2.38%) Internet
13 1 (2.38%) PBX
13 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.38%) Ant
2 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) JUnit
2 1 (2.38%) Liquibase
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 7 (16.67%) Military
4 6 (14.29%) Games
5 3 (7.14%) Electronics
5 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.38%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
1 14 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) C++ Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior C++ Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Project Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Finance Manager
5 3 (7.14%) IT Finance Manager
5 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (7.14%) IT Support
5 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Software Verification Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.38%) Java EE
2 1 (2.38%) JDBC
2 1 (2.38%) JPA
2 1 (2.38%) JSON
2 1 (2.38%) React
2 1 (2.38%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) SOAP
2 1 (2.38%) Spring
2 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
1 14 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Linux
3 14 (33.33%) Kali Linux
4 12 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
6 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 6 (14.29%) Windows 8
8 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (2.38%) CentOS
10 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (35.71%) Information Security
2 15 (35.71%) Security Operations
2 15 (35.71%) SIEM
3 14 (33.33%) Analytics
3 14 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
3 14 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 14 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 14 (33.33%) Database Security
3 14 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 14 (33.33%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 14 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (33.33%) Purple Team
3 14 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 14 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 14 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 14 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.90%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) SQL
2 14 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 6 (14.29%) C++
4 5 (11.90%) C
5 1 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) Java 8
5 1 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) CREST Certified
1 14 (33.33%) GCIA
1 14 (33.33%) GCIH
1 14 (33.33%) SANS
2 7 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) CCNA
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) MCDST
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (9.52%) SLA
3 2 (4.76%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (33.33%) Snort
3 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.14%) XenApp
7 2 (4.76%) Firmware
8 1 (2.38%) Docker
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Citrix
3 10 (23.81%) VMware
4 3 (7.14%) Avaya
5 2 (4.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.38%) BroadSoft
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Draytek
6 1 (2.38%) EMC
6 1 (2.38%) Mitel
6 1 (2.38%) NETGEAR
6 1 (2.38%) Qualys
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.38%) Veeam
6 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard