Period
to 25 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 110 59
Rank change year-on-year +21 -51 +4
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 42 38 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.23% 1.83% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.33% 12.03% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 84
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £31,825 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.54% -19.43% +21.54%
10th Percentile £23,875 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £63,375
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +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 274 316 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.52% 15.19% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 220 277 426
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,575 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,375 £51,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

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 June 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 June 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 +18 38 £42,500 +37.10% 10
West Wales +10 2 £42,500 +6.25%
North Wales - 2 £50,000 - 1
TCP/IP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 27 (64.29%) DNS
2 24 (57.14%) DevOps
3 19 (45.24%) Bash Shell
3 19 (45.24%) Python
3 19 (45.24%) Linux
4 17 (40.48%) LAN
4 17 (40.48%) Software Engineering
5 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
5 16 (38.10%) Puppet
5 16 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (35.71%) Shell Script
6 15 (35.71%) WAN
6 15 (35.71%) Windows
7 14 (33.33%) PHP
7 14 (33.33%) SQL
7 14 (33.33%) MySQL
7 14 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 14 (33.33%) High Availability
7 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (30.95%) Varnish
8 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
8 13 (30.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 13 (30.95%) ZABBIX
8 13 (30.95%) WordPress
8 13 (30.95%) Content Management
8 13 (30.95%) Subversion
8 13 (30.95%) LAMP
8 13 (30.95%) Clustering
9 11 (26.19%) Microsoft

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 13 (30.95%) WordPress
2 5 (11.90%) CMS
3 4 (9.52%) IIS
3 4 (9.52%) JBoss
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (30.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (9.52%) Office 365
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (64.29%) DNS
2 17 (40.48%) LAN
3 15 (35.71%) WAN
4 11 (26.19%) DHCP
5 9 (21.43%) Firewall
5 9 (21.43%) VLAN
6 5 (11.90%) VPN
7 3 (7.14%) SAN
8 2 (4.76%) IPsec
8 2 (4.76%) Network Security
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.38%) Internet
9 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.38%) PuTTY
9 1 (2.38%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (2.38%) SSH
9 1 (2.38%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (30.95%) Subversion
3 5 (11.90%) Ant
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (4.76%) Maven
5 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Lead DevOps
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 6 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (11.90%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
5 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Architect
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.76%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (4.76%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) LAMP
2 5 (11.90%) Web Services
3 4 (9.52%) J2EE
3 4 (9.52%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) .NET
4 1 (2.38%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.38%) LINQ
4 1 (2.38%) Middleware
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Clustering
2 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) Windows
3 9 (21.43%) Unix
4 8 (19.05%) CentOS
5 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.38%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.38%) Debian
8 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) DevOps
2 17 (40.48%) Software Engineering
3 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
4 14 (33.33%) High Availability
4 14 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 13 (30.95%) Content Management
5 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
6 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (14.29%) People Management
8 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Scrum
8 5 (11.90%) Threat Intelligence
9 4 (9.52%) SIEM
9 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (7.14%) Threat Analysis
11 2 (4.76%) Change Management
11 2 (4.76%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (4.76%) Information Security
11 2 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) Bash Shell
1 19 (45.24%) Python
2 15 (35.71%) Shell Script
3 14 (33.33%) PHP
3 14 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) Java
5 4 (9.52%) C#
5 4 (9.52%) C++
5 4 (9.52%) Groovy
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) AWK
7 1 (2.38%) C-shell
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) CCNA
1 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.14%) CISA
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) CISSP
3 2 (4.76%) GIAC
3 2 (4.76%) GISP
4 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) CEH
4 1 (2.38%) CISM
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.38%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Varnish
2 3 (7.14%) Terminal Services
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) Snort
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) Puppet
2 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (30.95%) ZABBIX
4 6 (14.29%) Ansible
5 4 (9.52%) QRadar
6 3 (7.14%) Salt
6 3 (7.14%) Terraform
7 1 (2.38%) Graylog
7 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.38%) logstash
7 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco
5 5 (11.90%) Splunk
6 4 (9.52%) Juniper
6 4 (9.52%) LogRhythm
6 4 (9.52%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.14%) AlienVault
7 3 (7.14%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix
8 1 (2.38%) Remedy
8 1 (2.38%) Sage
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.38%) Symantec
8 1 (2.38%) Veeam
8 1 (2.38%) Veritas