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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Manchester / Salford
Rank 13 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 13.85% - 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.91% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -18.86%

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
22 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 33.85% 30.77% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 1
Median daily rate £450 £425 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +22.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 23 January 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 18 (100.00%) Unix
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) LAN
1 18 (100.00%) VoIP
1 18 (100.00%) WAN
1 18 (100.00%) VPN
1 18 (100.00%) Apple
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 18 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 18 (100.00%) Patch Management
2 17 (94.44%) SANS
2 17 (94.44%) CISSP
2 17 (94.44%) SSCP
3 14 (77.78%) Splunk
3 14 (77.78%) QRadar
3 14 (77.78%) ELK Stack
4 13 (72.22%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (55.56%) Case Management
6 9 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
6 9 (50.00%) Information Security
7 8 (44.44%) IBM
7 8 (44.44%) LogRhythm
7 8 (44.44%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (38.89%) Security Operations
8 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
8 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
9 6 (33.33%) Qualys

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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Jetty
1 1 (5.56%) Mongrel
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) LAN
1 18 (100.00%) VoIP
1 18 (100.00%) VPN
1 18 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) FTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) ELK Stack
2 4 (22.22%) RESTful
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Unix
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 18 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 18 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (72.22%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (55.56%) Case Management
3 10 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (50.00%) Information Security
4 9 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
5 7 (38.89%) Security Operations
6 6 (33.33%) Analytics
6 6 (33.33%) Data Analytics
7 5 (27.78%) Open Source
8 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) SIEM
9 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
10 1 (5.56%) Computer Security
10 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
10 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
10 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) CISSP
1 17 (94.44%) SANS
1 17 (94.44%) SSCP
2 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) QRadar
2 6 (33.33%) Nessus
2 6 (33.33%) Nexpose
2 6 (33.33%) Nmap
3 4 (22.22%) Kibana
3 4 (22.22%) logstash
4 3 (16.67%) RSA enVision
5 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Apple
2 14 (77.78%) Splunk
3 8 (44.44%) IBM
3 8 (44.44%) LogRhythm
4 6 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 6 (33.33%) Intel
4 6 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 6 (33.33%) NetWitness
4 6 (33.33%) Qualys
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) VMware