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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 89 112
Rank change year-on-year -22 +23  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 106 177 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.19% 2.84% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.32% 18.71% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 92 131 100
Median salary £35,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.39% +12.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £25,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  

TCP/IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 692 946 809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.29% 15.18% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 557 729 682
Median salary £39,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.05% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +17 18 £35,000 +12.90% 3
Birmingham -19 18 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Staffordshire +20 16 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Coventry -2 12 £31,000 -7.46% 10
Worcestershire -17 10 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Shropshire +8 7 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Solihull -19 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Herefordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton +1 1 £22,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £62,000 -
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 136 (63.55%) Windows
2 84 (39.25%) DNS
3 80 (37.38%) Firewall
4 74 (34.58%) Microsoft
5 73 (34.11%) Linux
6 70 (32.71%) Active Directory
7 65 (30.37%) Cisco
8 58 (27.10%) Cisco Certification
9 52 (24.30%) CCNA
9 52 (24.30%) Windows Server
10 49 (22.90%) VMware
11 45 (21.03%) DHCP
12 43 (20.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (19.16%) LAN
14 40 (18.69%) MS Exchange
14 40 (18.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 39 (18.22%) SIEM
16 36 (16.82%) Unix
17 34 (15.89%) CCNP
18 33 (15.42%) ITIL
19 32 (14.95%) Microsoft Office
19 32 (14.95%) WAN
20 30 (14.02%) Network Security
20 30 (14.02%) Software Engineering
21 25 (11.68%) Information Security
22 24 (11.21%) Finance
22 24 (11.21%) Data Centre
23 23 (10.75%) HTTP
24 22 (10.28%) Citrix
24 22 (10.28%) SAN

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 40 (18.69%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.48%) IIS
3 14 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.61%) Apache
5 9 (4.21%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.93%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.93%) JBoss
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.93%) SAS
8 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (14.95%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.01%) Office 365
2 14 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.93%) PaaS
5 2 (0.93%) SaaS
6 1 (0.47%) G Suite
6 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.47%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 84 (39.25%) DNS
2 80 (37.38%) Firewall
3 45 (21.03%) DHCP
4 41 (19.16%) LAN
5 32 (14.95%) WAN
6 30 (14.02%) Network Security
7 23 (10.75%) HTTP
8 22 (10.28%) SAN
8 22 (10.28%) Wireless
9 21 (9.81%) OSPF
10 19 (8.88%) VoIP
11 18 (8.41%) BGP
11 18 (8.41%) NAS
12 17 (7.94%) Internet
12 17 (7.94%) SNMP
13 16 (7.48%) Wi-Fi
13 16 (7.48%) WLAN
14 14 (6.54%) SSL
14 14 (6.54%) VPN
15 13 (6.07%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.54%) MySQL
2 12 (5.61%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.74%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.34%) Big Data
5 4 (1.87%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.93%) DB2
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.47%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.47%) Hudson
3 1 (0.47%) JUnit
3 1 (0.47%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.47%) Log4j
3 1 (0.47%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (11.21%) Finance
2 16 (7.48%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.61%) Electronics
4 8 (3.74%) Automotive
5 6 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.34%) Law
7 4 (1.87%) Retail
8 3 (1.40%) Marketing
9 2 (0.93%) Banking
9 2 (0.93%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Publishing
10 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (14.49%) Analyst
2 25 (11.68%) Support Engineer
3 20 (9.35%) IT Support
3 20 (9.35%) Network Engineer
4 19 (8.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (7.94%) IT Engineer
6 16 (7.48%) Software Engineer
7 14 (6.54%) Support Analyst
8 13 (6.07%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (6.07%) Technical Engineer
9 11 (5.14%) Administrator
9 11 (5.14%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (4.67%) Developer
10 10 (4.67%) Embedded Engineer
10 10 (4.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 10 (4.67%) Security Engineer
11 9 (4.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 9 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (4.21%) Network Specialist
11 9 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.61%) .NET
1 12 (5.61%) 802.1X
2 11 (5.14%) HTML
3 10 (4.67%) Middleware
4 9 (4.21%) HTML5
5 6 (2.80%) FreeSWITCH
6 4 (1.87%) Web Services
7 3 (1.40%) CSS
7 3 (1.40%) HTML5 Canvas
7 3 (1.40%) JSON
7 3 (1.40%) Node.js
7 3 (1.40%) XML
8 2 (0.93%) Ajax
8 2 (0.93%) EDI
8 2 (0.93%) Java EE
8 2 (0.93%) SOAP
8 2 (0.93%) WebSockets
8 2 (0.93%) Yocto
9 1 (0.47%) JMS
9 1 (0.47%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.21%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.48%) Clustering
4 13 (6.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 12 (5.61%) Cyberthreat
6 11 (5.14%) Computer Science
6 11 (5.14%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (4.67%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.74%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.80%) Life Science
10 4 (1.87%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.87%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.87%) iPad
11 3 (1.40%) Cyber Defence
11 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.40%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.93%) Cyber Attack
12 2 (0.93%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 136 (63.55%) Windows
2 73 (34.11%) Linux
3 52 (24.30%) Windows Server
4 43 (20.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (18.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (16.82%) Unix
7 22 (10.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (9.35%) Windows 7
9 12 (5.61%) Windows 10
10 9 (4.21%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.27%) ThreadX
12 6 (2.80%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (2.34%) Solaris
13 5 (2.34%) SUSE
14 4 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (1.40%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (1.40%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.40%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.93%) AIX
16 2 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.22%) SIEM
2 33 (15.42%) ITIL
3 30 (14.02%) Software Engineering
4 25 (11.68%) Information Security
5 21 (9.81%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (8.88%) Change Control
6 19 (8.88%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (7.48%) Open Source
7 16 (7.48%) Security Operations
8 13 (6.07%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (5.61%) Presales
10 11 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (4.67%) Configuration Management
11 10 (4.67%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (4.21%) Defect Tracking
12 9 (4.21%) Malware Analysis
12 9 (4.21%) Risk Management
13 8 (3.74%) Threat Detection
13 8 (3.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 7 (3.27%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.35%) C#
2 15 (7.01%) Java
2 15 (7.01%) SQL
3 11 (5.14%) C++
4 10 (4.67%) C
4 10 (4.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.34%) Clojure
5 5 (2.34%) Erlang
5 5 (2.34%) Haskell
6 4 (1.87%) F#
6 4 (1.87%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.40%) Go
7 3 (1.40%) PHP
7 3 (1.40%) VBA
8 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.93%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.93%) Perl
8 2 (0.93%) Python
9 1 (0.47%) Scala
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (27.10%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (24.30%) CCNA
3 34 (15.89%) CCNP
4 21 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (8.88%) GCIA
5 19 (8.88%) GCIH
6 17 (7.94%) Degree
7 15 (7.01%) CISSP
7 15 (7.01%) GIAC
7 15 (7.01%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (5.14%) SANS
9 10 (4.67%) Security Cleared
10 8 (3.74%) CEH
10 8 (3.74%) CISM
10 8 (3.74%) CREST Certified
10 8 (3.74%) CWNA
10 8 (3.74%) Network+ Certification
10 8 (3.74%) SC Cleared
11 7 (3.27%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (3.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.74%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.27%) SLA
3 2 (0.93%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 70 (32.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.74%) Snort
4 6 (2.80%) Firmware
4 6 (2.80%) Kamailio
5 5 (2.34%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.93%) Docker
7 2 (0.93%) vCloud
7 2 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.93%) XenApp
8 1 (0.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (5.14%) SCCM
2 8 (3.74%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (3.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (3.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (2.34%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.34%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.40%) WSUS
6 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.93%) Nessus
6 2 (0.93%) SCOM
6 2 (0.93%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.93%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.93%) vMotion
7 1 (0.47%) Cacti
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.47%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.47%) Puppet
7 1 (0.47%) QRadar
7 1 (0.47%) SELinux
7 1 (0.47%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 74 (34.58%) Microsoft
2 65 (30.37%) Cisco
3 49 (22.90%) VMware
4 22 (10.28%) Citrix
5 21 (9.81%) SolarWinds
6 17 (7.94%) CheckPoint
7 12 (5.61%) F5
7 12 (5.61%) Juniper
8 9 (4.21%) HP
9 8 (3.74%) LogRhythm
9 8 (3.74%) Meraki
9 8 (3.74%) Palo Alto
10 7 (3.27%) ArcSight
10 7 (3.27%) Oracle
11 6 (2.80%) Barracuda Networks
11 6 (2.80%) BroadSoft
12 5 (2.34%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.87%) AirMagnet
13 4 (1.87%) Aruba
13 4 (1.87%) Motorola
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £31,811 - 47,716 per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £61000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Webrecruit
Salary: From £27,875 to £34,069 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £41000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Studley, Warwickshire
Six Degrees Group
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £41,535 - 62,302 per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £47,716 per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Telford
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 25 days ago
Worcester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwick
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago