Period
to 25 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 106 108
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2 -15
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 35 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.85% 1.56% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.89% 9.43% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 34
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +19.72% +1.43%
10th Percentile £20,125 £23,750 £23,625
90th Percentile £50,250 £57,500 £53,375
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 235 318 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 12.45% 16.52% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 193 261 300
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,950 £22,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% -

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 August 2019.

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 August 2019. 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 -8 25 £39,250 -15.14% 13
North Wales +5 10 £21,750 - 3
TCP/IP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 17 (48.57%) DNS
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
6 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
6 11 (31.43%) AWS
7 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (28.57%) SMTP
8 7 (20.00%) HTTP
8 7 (20.00%) Azure
8 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (20.00%) Ansible
8 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (17.14%) Fintech
9 6 (17.14%) Puppet
9 6 (17.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (17.14%) Server Management
9 6 (17.14%) CentOS
9 6 (17.14%) Scrum
9 6 (17.14%) VMware
9 6 (17.14%) Maven
9 6 (17.14%) Internet
9 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
9 6 (17.14%) Firewall
10 5 (14.29%) Finance
10 5 (14.29%) LAMP
10 5 (14.29%) SLA

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 5 (14.29%) Apache
1 5 (14.29%) Confluence
1 5 (14.29%) nginx
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) AWS
2 7 (20.00%) Azure
3 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (14.29%) Office 365
4 4 (11.43%) SaaS
5 3 (8.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (8.57%) IaaS
5 3 (8.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) DNS
2 10 (28.57%) SMTP
3 7 (20.00%) HTTP
4 6 (17.14%) Firewall
4 6 (17.14%) Internet
5 5 (14.29%) SAN
5 5 (14.29%) VoIP
6 4 (11.43%) DHCP
6 4 (11.43%) SNMP
6 4 (11.43%) WAN
7 3 (8.57%) LAN
7 3 (8.57%) Wireless
8 2 (5.71%) Network Security
8 2 (5.71%) VPN
8 2 (5.71%) VSAT
9 1 (2.86%) FTP
9 1 (2.86%) VLAN
9 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Maven
2 5 (14.29%) Ant
2 5 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) JIRA
2 5 (14.29%) JUnit
2 5 (14.29%) Selenium
2 5 (14.29%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) Liquibase
3 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
1 5 (14.29%) Public Sector
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Welsh Language
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Site Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Junior
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Junior IT Support
5 2 (5.71%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
1 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 5 (14.29%) JPA
1 5 (14.29%) jQuery
1 5 (14.29%) JSON
1 5 (14.29%) LAMP
1 5 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
1 5 (14.29%) REST
1 5 (14.29%) SOAP
1 5 (14.29%) Spring
2 3 (8.57%) Java EE
2 3 (8.57%) JDBC
2 3 (8.57%) React
2 3 (8.57%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.86%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (14.29%) User Experience
3 4 (11.43%) BBC
4 2 (5.71%) CCTV
4 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 6 (17.14%) CentOS
5 3 (8.57%) Android
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Kali Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
2 6 (17.14%) Fintech
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (17.14%) Scrum
2 6 (17.14%) Server Management
2 6 (17.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 5 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 5 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (14.29%) Server Building
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3
4 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (8.57%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps
5 3 (8.57%) MVC
5 3 (8.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
1 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 5 (14.29%) PHP
1 5 (14.29%) Python
1 5 (14.29%) Ruby
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) HND
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) KVM
2 4 (11.43%) Samba
2 4 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (11.43%) VirtualBox
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Ansible
2 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (17.14%) Puppet
3 5 (14.29%) cPanel
3 5 (14.29%) Plesk
4 4 (11.43%) Proxmox
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.86%) Terraform
5 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) SAP
4 4 (11.43%) BT
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) AlienVault
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) EMC
6 1 (2.86%) Rapid7
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy
6 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.86%) Splunk