The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 62 50 67
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 42 76 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.16% 4.18% 3.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.32% 22.62% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 35 70 51
Average salary £25,000 £39,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.70% -9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,210 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -
TCP/IP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
197 336 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.81% 18.47% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 150 276 247
Average salary £31,500 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Cheshire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +8 21 £22,000 -21.42%
Knutsford +2 6 £25,000 -62.96% 1
Macclesfield - 2 £24,000 -
Runcorn +7 1 £50,000 -
Chester -11 1 £50,000 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £50,000 -
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 81 (66.94%) Cisco
2 77 (63.64%) DNS
3 73 (60.33%) Windows
4 70 (57.85%) DHCP
5 65 (53.72%) Cisco Certification
6 61 (50.41%) Microsoft
7 57 (47.11%) Active Directory
8 50 (41.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (40.50%) Windows Server
10 48 (39.67%) LAN
11 46 (38.02%) MS Exchange
12 43 (35.54%) Citrix
12 43 (35.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 41 (33.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 40 (33.06%) VMware
14 40 (33.06%) Exchange Server 2010
15 39 (32.23%) MS Office
15 39 (32.23%) Exchange Server 2013
16 37 (30.58%) SSL
17 36 (29.75%) VPN
17 36 (29.75%) MCP
17 36 (29.75%) Windows XP
18 35 (28.93%) CCNP
18 35 (28.93%) VMware Infrastructure
18 35 (28.93%) iSCSI
18 35 (28.93%) Windows 7
18 35 (28.93%) VLAN
18 35 (28.93%) Cisco Nexus
19 34 (28.10%) Load Balancing
19 34 (28.10%) Network Security

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 46 (38.02%) MS Exchange
2 40 (33.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (32.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.48%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 39 (32.23%) MS Office
2 34 (28.10%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) SaaS
2 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.65%) Office 365
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Linode
4 1 (0.83%) Route 53
4 1 (0.83%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 77 (63.64%) DNS
2 70 (57.85%) DHCP
3 48 (39.67%) LAN
4 37 (30.58%) SSL
5 36 (29.75%) VPN
6 35 (28.93%) Cisco Nexus
6 35 (28.93%) iSCSI
6 35 (28.93%) VLAN
7 34 (28.10%) Network Security
8 33 (27.27%) Firewall
9 32 (26.45%) BGP
9 32 (26.45%) FCoE
9 32 (26.45%) Fibre Channel
9 32 (26.45%) HTTP
9 32 (26.45%) OSPF
10 14 (11.57%) WAN
11 13 (10.74%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (9.09%) Wireless
13 10 (8.26%) Broadband
13 10 (8.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.83%) Big Data
3 1 (0.83%) MS Access
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 10 (8.26%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Advertising
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (33.88%) Network Engineer
2 33 (27.27%) IT Support
2 33 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 32 (26.45%) Network Security Engineer
3 32 (26.45%) Security Engineer
3 32 (26.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 32 (26.45%) Senior Security Engineer
4 31 (25.62%) Support Engineer
5 28 (23.14%) IT Engineer
6 27 (22.31%) IT Support Engineer
7 24 (19.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 22 (18.18%) Analyst
8 22 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 22 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (9.92%) Support Analyst
10 11 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
10 11 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 8 (6.61%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 8 (6.61%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 8 (6.61%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.48%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.65%) .NET
2 2 (1.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.45%) Hybrid Cloud
2 15 (12.40%) Fat Client
2 15 (12.40%) Thin Client
3 7 (5.79%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.96%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (4.13%) Life Science
5 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.65%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.65%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.83%) SCADA
7 1 (0.83%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 73 (60.33%) Windows
2 50 (41.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (40.50%) Windows Server
4 43 (35.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (29.75%) Windows XP
6 35 (28.93%) Windows 7
7 18 (14.88%) Linux
7 18 (14.88%) Windows 8
7 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (6.61%) Mac OS X
9 7 (5.79%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.31%) AIX
10 4 (3.31%) Solaris
10 4 (3.31%) Unix
11 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.48%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.83%) CentOS
12 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.10%) Load Balancing
2 32 (26.45%) E-Commerce
3 13 (10.74%) Incident Management
4 10 (8.26%) Change Management
4 10 (8.26%) Information Security
4 10 (8.26%) Mentoring
5 7 (5.79%) Coaching
5 7 (5.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.96%) Computer Security
6 6 (4.96%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 6 (4.96%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (4.96%) Digital Forensics
6 6 (4.96%) ITIL
6 6 (4.96%) Reverse Engineering
6 6 (4.96%) Security Operations
6 6 (4.96%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.13%) Network Architecture
8 4 (3.31%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.31%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.31%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.13%) SQL
2 2 (1.65%) Perl
2 2 (1.65%) Python
2 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.83%) C
3 1 (0.83%) C#
3 1 (0.83%) C++
3 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
3 1 (0.83%) Embedded C++
3 1 (0.83%) PHP
3 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.83%) Ruby
3 1 (0.83%) VB
3 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (53.72%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (33.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (29.75%) MCP
4 35 (28.93%) CCNP
5 32 (26.45%) CCIE
6 31 (25.62%) CCNA
7 30 (24.79%) MCSE
8 26 (21.49%) MCITP
9 23 (19.01%) MCSA
10 22 (18.18%) MCTS
11 4 (3.31%) MCDST
12 3 (2.48%) Degree
12 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.65%) A+ Certification
13 2 (1.65%) EnCE
13 2 (1.65%) GCFA
13 2 (1.65%) GCIH
13 2 (1.65%) GREM
13 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) ISO22301
System Software
1 57 (47.11%) Active Directory
2 35 (28.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (25.62%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.61%) Terminal Services
5 7 (5.79%) Snort
6 1 (0.83%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.83%) Docker
6 1 (0.83%) Firmware
6 1 (0.83%) Postfix
6 1 (0.83%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) EnCase
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 81 (66.94%) Cisco
2 61 (50.41%) Microsoft
3 43 (35.54%) Citrix
4 40 (33.06%) VMware
5 15 (12.40%) Apple
6 10 (8.26%) Sophos
6 10 (8.26%) Symantec
7 7 (5.79%) McAfee
8 6 (4.96%) NetWitness
9 4 (3.31%) NetApp
10 3 (2.48%) CommVault
10 3 (2.48%) Lotus
10 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.65%) AlienVault
11 2 (1.65%) GFI Software
11 2 (1.65%) LogRhythm
11 2 (1.65%) Splunk
12 1 (0.83%) MobileIron
12 1 (0.83%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.83%) Trustwave
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