TCP/IP Jobs with Work from Home Options

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 208 210 284
Rank change year-on-year +2 +74 -52
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 460 773 699
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.56% 1.65% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.97% 14.20% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 403 559 533
10th Percentile £30,200 £27,750 £29,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% -5.56%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,844 5,442 5,981
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 13.06% 11.60% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,241 4,108 4,213
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £39,375 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £55,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.70% +0.91% +4.76%
75th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +1.94% +3.00%

TCP/IP
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

TCP/IP trend for jobs with a WFH option

TCP/IP
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing TCP/IP.

TCP/IP salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing TCP/IP over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

TCP/IP salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

TCP/IP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 60 (13.04%) Microsoft Exchange
2 27 (5.87%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.78%) Confluence
4 14 (3.04%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.09%) Apache
5 5 (1.09%) nginx
6 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.22%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (6.09%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.52%) Trello
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Cerner Millennium
2 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 191 (41.52%) Azure
2 125 (27.17%) Microsoft 365
3 93 (20.22%) AWS
4 46 (10.00%) GCP
5 33 (7.17%) Entra ID
6 24 (5.22%) Azure DevOps
7 18 (3.91%) WhatsApp
8 17 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (3.04%) Power Platform
10 13 (2.83%) Azure Sentinel
10 13 (2.83%) Microsoft Purview
10 13 (2.83%) OneDrive
11 10 (2.17%) Amazon S3
11 10 (2.17%) GitHub
11 10 (2.17%) SaaS
12 9 (1.96%) Mimecast
13 8 (1.74%) IaaS
14 7 (1.52%) Slack
15 3 (0.65%) PaaS
16 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 207 (45.00%) DNS
2 194 (42.17%) Firewall
3 142 (30.87%) DHCP
4 108 (23.48%) WAN
5 92 (20.00%) LAN
6 69 (15.00%) VLAN
7 67 (14.57%) VPN
8 52 (11.30%) Wi-Fi
9 50 (10.87%) Network Security
10 49 (10.65%) Wireless
11 41 (8.91%) BGP
12 39 (8.48%) SSL
13 37 (8.04%) OSPF
14 31 (6.74%) SNMP
15 30 (6.52%) VoIP
16 29 (6.30%) SMTP
17 27 (5.87%) SD-WAN
17 27 (5.87%) Wireshark
18 26 (5.65%) HTTP
18 26 (5.65%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.96%) MySQL
2 24 (5.22%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.04%) Power BI
4 11 (2.39%) NoSQL
5 10 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.96%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.87%) Big Data
8 4 (0.87%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.87%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.65%) Electronic Patient Records
10 2 (0.43%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.22%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.22%) GIS
11 1 (0.22%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 47 (10.22%) JIRA
2 25 (5.43%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.26%) GitLab
4 14 (3.04%) Visual Studio
5 11 (2.39%) Git
6 5 (1.09%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.87%) Burp Suite
7 4 (0.87%) Metasploit
7 4 (0.87%) MSBuild
7 4 (0.87%) Subversion
7 4 (0.87%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.22%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.22%) Postman
8 1 (0.22%) Selenium
General
1 106 (23.04%) Social Skills
2 83 (18.04%) Finance
3 81 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (9.13%) Telecoms
5 27 (5.87%) Law
6 26 (5.65%) Legal
7 23 (5.00%) Electronics
8 21 (4.57%) Banking
9 19 (4.13%) Presentation Skills
10 13 (2.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 9 (1.96%) Retail
12 8 (1.74%) Manufacturing
12 8 (1.74%) Public Sector
13 5 (1.09%) Automotive
13 5 (1.09%) Japanese Language
13 5 (1.09%) Marketing
14 4 (0.87%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.87%) Organisational Skills
14 4 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 103 (22.39%) Senior
2 67 (14.57%) Software Engineer
3 66 (14.35%) Support Engineer
4 51 (11.09%) Network Engineer
5 39 (8.48%) IT Engineer
6 37 (8.04%) DevOps Engineer
7 34 (7.39%) Analyst
8 33 (7.17%) IT Support
9 29 (6.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 28 (6.09%) Lead
11 26 (5.65%) Linux Engineer
12 22 (4.78%) Senior Network Engineer
13 21 (4.57%) Administrator
13 21 (4.57%) IT Technician
14 20 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
15 19 (4.13%) Embedded Engineer
15 19 (4.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 19 (4.13%) IT Support Engineer
15 19 (4.13%) Systems Administrator
16 17 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.57%) .NET
2 16 (3.48%) CSS
3 15 (3.26%) HTML
4 14 (3.04%) .NET Framework
4 14 (3.04%) WinForms
5 13 (2.83%) WPF
5 13 (2.83%) YAML
6 9 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (1.96%) REST
7 8 (1.74%) GTK
8 6 (1.30%) Web Services
9 5 (1.09%) Yocto
10 4 (0.87%) FHIR
10 4 (0.87%) JSON
11 3 (0.65%) 802.1X
11 3 (0.65%) React
11 3 (0.65%) SignalR
11 3 (0.65%) STL
11 3 (0.65%) WebSockets
11 3 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.65%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.74%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 17 (3.70%) Public Cloud
5 16 (3.48%) IoT
6 13 (2.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 12 (2.61%) Clustering
7 12 (2.61%) EFT
8 11 (2.39%) Driving Licence
8 11 (2.39%) FPGA
9 10 (2.17%) Arduino
9 10 (2.17%) Operational Technology
9 10 (2.17%) Raspberry Pi
9 10 (2.17%) Replication
10 9 (1.96%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.96%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.96%) Cyber Threat
10 9 (1.96%) PKI
10 9 (1.96%) Security Posture
11 8 (1.74%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 211 (45.87%) Windows
2 123 (26.74%) Linux
3 94 (20.43%) Windows Server
4 49 (10.65%) Windows 10
5 31 (6.74%) Android
6 29 (6.30%) Apple iOS
7 26 (5.65%) Windows Server 2016
7 26 (5.65%) Windows Server 2019
8 25 (5.43%) Unix
9 12 (2.61%) Ubuntu
10 11 (2.39%) Debian
11 10 (2.17%) Mac OS
11 10 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.96%) FreeRTOS
13 6 (1.30%) Windows 8
14 5 (1.09%) ThreadX
15 4 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.87%) Kali Linux
15 4 (0.87%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
2 88 (19.13%) Agile
2 88 (19.13%) ITIL
3 79 (17.17%) Software Engineering
4 73 (15.87%) Cybersecurity
5 64 (13.91%) DevOps
6 60 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 43 (9.35%) Information Security
8 41 (8.91%) SIEM
9 38 (8.26%) Customer Service
10 34 (7.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 28 (6.09%) CI/CD
11 28 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 27 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (5.87%) Roadmaps
12 27 (5.87%) Security Operations
12 27 (5.87%) Time Management
13 26 (5.65%) Identity Access Management
14 25 (5.43%) Process Improvement
15 24 (5.22%) Cloud Security
Programming Languages
1 75 (16.30%) Python
2 66 (14.35%) PowerShell
3 51 (11.09%) C
4 47 (10.22%) C++
5 38 (8.26%) SQL
6 37 (8.04%) Bash
7 30 (6.52%) Java
8 27 (5.87%) C#
9 12 (2.61%) Perl
10 6 (1.30%) Go
11 5 (1.09%) Embedded C
11 5 (1.09%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.09%) TypeScript
12 4 (0.87%) Ruby
13 2 (0.43%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.43%) PHP
14 1 (0.22%) ANSI C
14 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (15.65%) Cisco Certification
1 72 (15.65%) Degree
2 39 (8.48%) CCNA
3 34 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (6.96%) CISSP
5 25 (5.43%) CEH
6 24 (5.22%) MCSE
7 22 (4.78%) Security Cleared
8 18 (3.91%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 18 (3.91%) CCSP
9 17 (3.70%) CCNP
10 16 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
11 15 (3.26%) CRISC
11 15 (3.26%) SANS
12 14 (3.04%) SC Cleared
13 13 (2.83%) CCIE
13 13 (2.83%) SSCP
14 12 (2.61%) CASP
14 12 (2.61%) CISM
15 9 (1.96%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 26 (5.65%) SLA
2 22 (4.78%) NIST
3 14 (3.04%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.17%) NCSC
5 9 (1.96%) GDPR
6 8 (1.74%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (1.52%) ISO 22301
8 5 (1.09%) MISRA
9 4 (0.87%) HL7
9 4 (0.87%) QA
10 3 (0.65%) ISO 31000
10 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 3 (0.65%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.22%) DICOM
11 1 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 118 (25.65%) Active Directory
2 73 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (13.70%) Hyper-V
4 25 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (5.22%) Docker
6 22 (4.78%) Virtual Desktop
7 13 (2.83%) Firmware
8 10 (2.17%) vSphere
9 7 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.65%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.65%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.43%) NFS
11 2 (0.43%) XenApp
11 2 (0.43%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.22%) Ceph
12 1 (0.22%) Lustre
12 1 (0.22%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 44 (9.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 30 (6.52%) Terraform
3 23 (5.00%) vCenter Server
4 22 (4.78%) SCCM
5 20 (4.35%) Ansible
6 18 (3.91%) Nmap
7 17 (3.70%) Puppet
8 14 (3.04%) FortiGate
9 11 (2.39%) HAProxy
10 10 (2.17%) Grafana
11 9 (1.96%) Graphite
11 9 (1.96%) Nagios
11 9 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
12 8 (1.74%) Jamf Pro
12 8 (1.74%) Kubernetes
13 7 (1.52%) Progress Chef
14 5 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
14 5 (1.09%) SCVMM
15 4 (0.87%) WSUS
16 2 (0.43%) Icinga
Vendors
1 112 (24.35%) VMware
2 111 (24.13%) Microsoft
3 66 (14.35%) Cisco
4 36 (7.83%) Meraki
5 34 (7.39%) Citrix
6 21 (4.57%) Splunk
7 20 (4.35%) Juniper
8 15 (3.26%) Qualys
9 14 (3.04%) Rapid7
10 13 (2.83%) Atlassian
10 13 (2.83%) Palo Alto
10 13 (2.83%) Thycotic
11 12 (2.61%) Globalscape
12 9 (1.96%) SolarWinds
13 8 (1.74%) Apple
14 7 (1.52%) ConnectWise
14 7 (1.52%) Google
14 7 (1.52%) Veeam
15 6 (1.30%) N-able
15 6 (1.30%) Zscaler