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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 27 17 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 6 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.39% 9.52% 3.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 44.44% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Median salary £36,250 £38,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.22% +17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,850 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £47,650 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
24 18 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 13.56% 21.43% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 29
Median salary £38,000 £30,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £38,000
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 30 July 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 (63.64%) SharePoint
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
3 5 (45.45%) Network Security
3 5 (45.45%) Change Control
3 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
3 5 (45.45%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) NetWare
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) MCSE
6 2 (18.18%) Sun
6 2 (18.18%) MOM
6 2 (18.18%) ISA Server
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Dell
6 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix

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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Information Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Support
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) NetWare
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) VxWorks
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Change Control
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
1 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
3 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Defensive Programming
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Signal Processing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) C++
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (18.18%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) EMC Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (18.18%) ISA Server
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware
3 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
3 1 (9.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) MOM
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) EMC
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Novell
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
2 2 (18.18%) Sun
2 2 (18.18%) VMware