Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 62 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 -21 +20
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 10 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.07% 2.39% 5.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.49% 9.09% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 26
Worcestershire median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -11.76% +66.67%
10th Percentile £23,400 £33,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £50,500 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +10.29%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 87 154 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 18.05% 26.32% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 62 150 104
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £26,150 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,750 £55,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Worcestershire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Worcestershire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Worcestershire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Worcester +11 6 £25,000 -33.33% 2
Kidderminster -1 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Malvern -10 1 £38,500 +5.48%
Redditch - 1 - -
TCP/IP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
3 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) WSUS
3 4 (40.00%) Veeam
4 3 (30.00%) SIEM
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) Law

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
4 1 (10.00%) RFID
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) PVCS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (20.00%) Cyberattack
2 2 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CREST Certified
1 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) GIAC
1 2 (20.00%) SANS
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (40.00%) WSUS
2 2 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Symantec
2 4 (40.00%) Veeam
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) ConnectWise
4 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Sophis