TCP/IP Jobs in the West Midlands

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England > West Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 122 189 142
Rank change year-on-year +67 -47 -25
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 98 98 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.73% 1.33% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.38% 9.22% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 90 89 135
10th Percentile £24,696 £23,950 £24,900
25th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £31,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +0.95%
75th Percentile £57,000 £55,000 £54,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £80,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -5.56%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 944 1,063 1,058
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.63% 14.43% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 814 586 727
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,400
25th Percentile £31,000 £32,000 £31,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -8.11%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £56,375
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,625 £68,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £51,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -4.85% - +3.00%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing TCP/IP in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for TCP/IP in the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing TCP/IP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. 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
Jobs
Birmingham +28 33 £45,000 -17.43% 8
Coventry +42 17 £44,800 +19.47% 5
Worcestershire -4 14 £37,500 +56.25% 12
Staffordshire -4 10 £32,750 +7.38% 7
Warwickshire +71 4 £47,500 +90.00% 6
Dudley - 2 £24,500 -
Solihull -1 1 £22,700 -4.42% 1
Shropshire - 1 £52,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £30,000 - 1
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (38.78%) Microsoft Exchange
2 18 (18.37%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Salesforce CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (46.94%) Microsoft 365
2 36 (36.73%) Azure
3 20 (20.41%) Entra ID
4 18 (18.37%) AWS
5 6 (6.12%) OneDrive
6 5 (5.10%) GitHub
7 4 (4.08%) Google Workspace
8 3 (3.06%) Azure Sentinel
9 2 (2.04%) Amazon S3
9 2 (2.04%) GCP
9 2 (2.04%) Mimecast
9 2 (2.04%) OpenDNS
10 1 (1.02%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (51.02%) DNS
2 49 (50.00%) LAN
2 49 (50.00%) WAN
3 47 (47.96%) DHCP
4 38 (38.78%) Firewall
5 19 (19.39%) VPN
6 18 (18.37%) VLAN
7 15 (15.31%) HTTP
7 15 (15.31%) SMTP
8 14 (14.29%) SSL
8 14 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (13.27%) SSH
10 12 (12.24%) FTP
10 12 (12.24%) SNMP
10 12 (12.24%) Telnet
10 12 (12.24%) Wireless
10 12 (12.24%) WLAN
11 11 (11.22%) VoIP
12 10 (10.20%) Ethernet
13 8 (8.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (35.71%) Social Skills
2 12 (12.24%) Finance
3 11 (11.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 7 (7.14%) Electronics
5 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.08%) Documentation Skills
5 4 (4.08%) Law
5 4 (4.08%) Legal
5 4 (4.08%) Retail
6 3 (3.06%) Automotive
7 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.04%) Marketing
7 2 (2.04%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.02%) Back Office
8 1 (1.02%) Games
8 1 (1.02%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 24 (24.49%) Senior
2 16 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (15.31%) Support Engineer
4 13 (13.27%) Network Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) IT Technician
5 10 (10.20%) Support Assistant
6 9 (9.18%) ICT Assistant
6 9 (9.18%) ICT Support
7 8 (8.16%) IT Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) IT Support
10 5 (5.10%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) Express.js
1 2 (2.04%) Jest
1 2 (2.04%) LAMP
1 2 (2.04%) Next.js
1 2 (2.04%) Node.js
1 2 (2.04%) RESTful
1 2 (2.04%) V-Ray
1 2 (2.04%) Web Services
2 1 (1.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.02%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.02%) HTML
2 1 (1.02%) jQuery
2 1 (1.02%) React
2 1 (1.02%) REST
2 1 (1.02%) SAML
2 1 (1.02%) Tailwind CSS
2 1 (1.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.02%) Vue
2 1 (1.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.27%) Driving Licence
3 12 (12.24%) EFT
4 5 (5.10%) IoT
4 5 (5.10%) Smart Home
5 3 (3.06%) Clustering
6 2 (2.04%) Cyber Threat
6 2 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.04%) PKI
6 2 (2.04%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.02%) Replication
7 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.02%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 72 (73.47%) Windows
2 40 (40.82%) Windows Server
3 24 (24.49%) Windows 10
4 14 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 12 (12.24%) Linux
6 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2016
6 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2019
7 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (6.12%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.06%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.04%) Android
11 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.55%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (18.37%) Customer Service
2 18 (18.37%) ITIL
3 17 (17.35%) CRM
3 17 (17.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (13.27%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (12.24%) Server Patching
6 9 (9.18%) Housing Management
7 7 (7.14%) Change Control
7 7 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.12%) Agile
8 6 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.12%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.10%) Customer Experience
10 4 (4.08%) Analytics
10 4 (4.08%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.08%) Network Design
10 4 (4.08%) Project Delivery
10 4 (4.08%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.45%) PowerShell
2 17 (17.35%) SQL
3 8 (8.16%) C
4 5 (5.10%) Embedded C
5 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.04%) PHP
5 2 (2.04%) Python
5 2 (2.04%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.02%) C#
6 1 (1.02%) C++
6 1 (1.02%) Java
6 1 (1.02%) Perl
6 1 (1.02%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) Degree
2 11 (11.22%) CCNA
2 11 (11.22%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.18%) DBS Check
4 5 (5.10%) Azure Certification
5 4 (4.08%) CCNP
5 4 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.06%) JNCIA
6 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.06%) SANS
7 2 (2.04%) CEH
7 2 (2.04%) CISSP
7 2 (2.04%) GCFA
7 2 (2.04%) GCFE
7 2 (2.04%) GCIH
7 2 (2.04%) GREM
7 2 (2.04%) OSCP
8 1 (1.02%) HNC
8 1 (1.02%) MCP
8 1 (1.02%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) MISRA
2 2 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (51.02%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.31%) Hyper-V
3 14 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.10%) Firmware
6 4 (4.08%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 3 (3.06%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.06%) vSphere
8 2 (2.04%) Docker
8 2 (2.04%) NFS
8 2 (2.04%) pfSense
8 2 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.04%) XenApp
8 2 (2.04%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.02%) Squid
9 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.02%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (17.35%) SCCM
2 12 (12.24%) vCenter Server
3 5 (5.10%) FortiGate
3 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.06%) Autotask
4 3 (3.06%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (3.06%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (2.04%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.04%) CSIRT
5 2 (2.04%) Nagios
6 1 (1.02%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 61 (62.24%) Microsoft
2 42 (42.86%) VMware
3 23 (23.47%) Cisco
4 18 (18.37%) Citrix
5 12 (12.24%) Apple
5 12 (12.24%) Globalscape
5 12 (12.24%) Juniper
6 6 (6.12%) Sophos
7 5 (5.10%) Veeam
8 4 (4.08%) Dell
9 3 (3.06%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.06%) Datto
9 3 (3.06%) Draytek
9 3 (3.06%) Google
9 3 (3.06%) HP
9 3 (3.06%) IBM
9 3 (3.06%) Sage
9 3 (3.06%) Salesforce
9 3 (3.06%) SAP
9 3 (3.06%) Webroot