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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 25 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 5 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.20% 3.13% 8.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 18.18% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 12
Average salary £25,000 £50,000 £14,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +257.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
20 22 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 16.81% 17.19% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 33
Average salary £29,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.43% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Belfast

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Nagios
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) DTV
5 1 (14.29%) MGCP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) MGCP
4 1 (14.29%) RTP
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) Broadband
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) Softswitch
4 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
1 1 (14.29%) Derivative
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) OpenVMS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
1 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
1 1 (14.29%) Information Security
1 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
1 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
1 1 (14.29%) OWASP
1 1 (14.29%) Product Management
1 1 (14.29%) SIEM
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
1 1 (14.29%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
1 1 (14.29%) OPNET
1 1 (14.29%) OVSD
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) SAP