The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 25 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.99% 2.17% 3.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 20.00% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
TCP/IP
County Antrim

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

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 5 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.22% 10.87% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 28
Median salary £38,000 £36,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.82% +39.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Belfast

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT 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 job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (50.00%) Change Control
3 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Legal
6 2 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
7 1 (10.00%) VMware

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Support
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) NetWare
2 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Control
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Defensive Programming
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) EMC Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (10.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (10.00%) Squid
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MOM
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Novell
3 1 (10.00%) Sun
3 1 (10.00%) VMware