Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 106 83
Rank change year-on-year +1 -23 +8
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 49 35 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.92% 1.74% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.50% 12.77% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 57
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £21,600 £38,500 £21,950
90th Percentile £54,000 £55,000 £55,150
South East median annual salary £37,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.54% -3.53% +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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 363 274 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.22% 13.58% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 320 239 359
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £24,125 £22,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.12%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in West Sussex

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP in West Sussex.

Salary trend for TCP/IP in West Sussex

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in West Sussex

TCP/IP
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Crawley +12 13 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Gatwick -10 8 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Horsham - 7 £35,000 - 1
Burgess Hill - 3 £50,000 - 1
Littlehampton - 2 £22,500 -
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 25 (51.02%) Firewall
2 22 (44.90%) Citrix
3 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
4 19 (38.78%) WAN
4 19 (38.78%) VPN
4 19 (38.78%) Windows
4 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
5 17 (34.69%) Cisco
6 16 (32.65%) SAN
6 16 (32.65%) VMware
6 16 (32.65%) Load Balancing
7 15 (30.61%) Wireless
8 14 (28.57%) DNS
8 14 (28.57%) Python
9 13 (26.53%) MCSE
9 13 (26.53%) ITIL
9 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
10 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
11 11 (22.45%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
11 11 (22.45%) Linux
11 11 (22.45%) CCNP
11 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (22.45%) LAN
11 11 (22.45%) VoIP
12 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Office

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.24%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (20.41%) Office 365
3 7 (14.29%) SaaS
4 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (12.24%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (12.24%) IaaS
4 6 (12.24%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (51.02%) Firewall
2 19 (38.78%) VPN
2 19 (38.78%) WAN
3 16 (32.65%) SAN
4 15 (30.61%) Wireless
5 14 (28.57%) DNS
6 11 (22.45%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (22.45%) LAN
6 11 (22.45%) VoIP
7 10 (20.41%) BGP
7 10 (20.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (20.41%) FCoE
7 10 (20.41%) HSRP
7 10 (20.41%) IPsec
7 10 (20.41%) iSCSI
7 10 (20.41%) NAS
7 10 (20.41%) OSPF
7 10 (20.41%) VRRP
8 9 (18.37%) Multicast
9 8 (16.33%) DHCP
General
1 5 (10.20%) Advertising
1 5 (10.20%) Avionics
2 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) IT Support
4 6 (12.24%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) IT Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) RESTful
2 1 (2.04%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.33%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (8.16%) Public Cloud
5 3 (6.12%) CAN bus
6 2 (4.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
1 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
2 11 (22.45%) Linux
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.16%) VMS
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Load Balancing
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL
3 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
4 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.41%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 6 (12.24%) DevOps
8 6 (12.24%) Microservices
8 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (10.20%) BDD
9 5 (10.20%) Change Control
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.20%) Defect Tracking
9 5 (10.20%) Network Optimisation
9 5 (10.20%) Process Improvement
9 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) Python
2 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.24%) Bash Shell
3 6 (12.24%) C#
3 6 (12.24%) SQL
4 3 (6.12%) C
4 3 (6.12%) C++
4 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) MCSE
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.45%) CCNP
2 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (14.29%) Degree
3 7 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (8.16%) CCNA
5 3 (6.12%) HNC
5 3 (6.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.24%) Docker
3 6 (12.24%) Terminal Server
3 6 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.16%) LXC
5 3 (6.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Grafana
1 6 (12.24%) Kubernetes
1 6 (12.24%) Packer
1 6 (12.24%) Prometheus
1 6 (12.24%) Terraform
1 6 (12.24%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Citrix
2 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (34.69%) Cisco
4 16 (32.65%) VMware
5 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
5 10 (20.41%) NetApp
6 9 (18.37%) SolarWinds
7 6 (12.24%) Aruba
8 1 (2.04%) F5
8 1 (2.04%) Ivanti
8 1 (2.04%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.04%) Symantec