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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 35 43 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.87% 1.17% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% 15.38% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
21 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 12.07% 7.60% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 12
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
3 5 (71.43%) ISDN
3 5 (71.43%) PSTN
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) WLAN
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) VB
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 5 (71.43%) VPLS
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) ISDN
3 5 (71.43%) PSTN
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) WLAN
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) VPLS
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) VB
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
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