The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Manchester / Salford
Rank 12 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 14 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 16.47% - 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 48.28% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Median daily rate £538 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.62% +2.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 34.12% 35.90% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 1
Median daily rate £525 £425 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +22.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Salford region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Salford

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Salford region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Salford region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor 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 contract ads across the Salford region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (93.75%) VPN
2 30 (93.75%) LAN
2 30 (93.75%) VoIP
2 30 (93.75%) WAN
2 30 (93.75%) Unix
2 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 30 (93.75%) Apple
2 30 (93.75%) Firewall
2 30 (93.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 30 (93.75%) Vulnerability Management
2 30 (93.75%) Patch Management
3 27 (84.38%) SANS
3 27 (84.38%) CISSP
3 27 (84.38%) SSCP
4 26 (81.25%) Splunk
4 26 (81.25%) Elastic Stack
4 26 (81.25%) QRadar
5 25 (78.13%) Network Monitoring
6 22 (68.75%) IBM
7 20 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (62.50%) LogRhythm
8 18 (56.25%) Information Security
9 16 (50.00%) Case Management
10 15 (46.88%) Security Operations
10 15 (46.88%) Open Source
10 15 (46.88%) Security Cleared
11 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
12 12 (37.50%) Security Monitoring
12 12 (37.50%) Cyber Attack

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 (15.63%) Apache
1 5 (15.63%) IIS
1 5 (15.63%) Jetty
1 5 (15.63%) Mongrel
1 5 (15.63%) nginx
1 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (15.63%) Google App Engine
1 5 (15.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) Firewall
1 30 (93.75%) LAN
1 30 (93.75%) VoIP
1 30 (93.75%) VPN
1 30 (93.75%) WAN
2 6 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (18.75%) Wireless
3 5 (15.63%) DHCP
3 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) FTP
3 5 (15.63%) HTTP
3 5 (15.63%) IPsec
3 5 (15.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
1 5 (15.63%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
1 9 (28.13%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Security Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Security Specialist
4 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Security Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) SOC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (25.00%) RESTful
2 8 (25.00%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) .NET
3 5 (15.63%) J2EE
3 5 (15.63%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Cyber Attack
2 11 (34.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.75%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.13%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (93.75%) Unix
2 30 (93.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Patch Management
1 30 (93.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 30 (93.75%) Vulnerability Management
2 25 (78.13%) Network Monitoring
3 20 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (56.25%) Information Security
5 16 (50.00%) Case Management
6 15 (46.88%) Open Source
6 15 (46.88%) Security Operations
7 12 (37.50%) Security Monitoring
8 11 (34.38%) SIEM
9 7 (21.88%) DevOps
9 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (18.75%) Analytics
10 6 (18.75%) Data Analytics
10 6 (18.75%) Process Improvement
11 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
11 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (9.38%) Privileged Access Management
13 2 (6.25%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Python
2 5 (15.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (84.38%) CISSP
1 27 (84.38%) SANS
1 27 (84.38%) SSCP
2 15 (46.88%) Security Cleared
3 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (15.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (81.25%) QRadar
2 10 (31.25%) Kibana
2 10 (31.25%) logstash
3 6 (18.75%) Nessus
3 6 (18.75%) Nexpose
3 6 (18.75%) Nmap
3 6 (18.75%) RSA enVision
4 5 (15.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Apple
2 26 (81.25%) Splunk
3 22 (68.75%) IBM
4 20 (62.50%) LogRhythm
5 6 (18.75%) ArcSight
5 6 (18.75%) Intel
5 6 (18.75%) Intel Security
5 6 (18.75%) NetWitness
5 6 (18.75%) Qualys
6 5 (15.63%) Google
6 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.63%) Snow
6 5 (15.63%) VMware
7 3 (9.38%) HP