The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 31 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.08% - 5.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% - 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £26,250 - £24,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 - £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,300 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.86% -
TCP/IP
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 9.72% 14.44% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 25
Average salary £26,500 £22,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Bolton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR