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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 62 78 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 67 32 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.48% 1.92% 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.97% 11.72% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 57 31 74
Average salary £29,500 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.91% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,450
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.13%
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
305 273 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.86% 16.41% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 238 206 296
Average salary £35,000 £44,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +26.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +9 29 £23,500 - 4
Knutsford +4 7 £52,500 +54.41% 5
Chester - 6 £42,500 -
Northwich - 3 £40,000 -
Runcorn - 3 £23,500 - 3
Daresbury - 2 £24,250 -
Macclesfield +9 1 £20,500 -28.69%
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 83 (65.35%) Windows
2 77 (60.63%) Microsoft
3 61 (48.03%) Active Directory
4 51 (40.16%) DNS
5 44 (34.65%) Linux
5 44 (34.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (33.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (33.07%) MS Exchange
7 42 (33.07%) MS Office
8 40 (31.50%) DHCP
9 38 (29.92%) MS Excel
9 38 (29.92%) Finance
10 34 (26.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 33 (25.98%) UNIX
12 32 (25.20%) VPN
12 32 (25.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 31 (24.41%) SAN
14 30 (23.62%) Symantec
14 30 (23.62%) Windows 7
15 29 (22.83%) MCSA
16 28 (22.05%) VMware
17 25 (19.69%) Hyper-V
17 25 (19.69%) MCTS
17 25 (19.69%) MCP
18 24 (18.90%) Windows XP
19 22 (17.32%) McAfee
20 21 (16.54%) MCSE
21 20 (15.75%) ITIL
21 20 (15.75%) Management Information System
22 19 (14.96%) Change Management

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 42 (33.07%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.51%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.72%) Lync
5 5 (3.94%) IIS
6 2 (1.57%) nginx
6 2 (1.57%) Apache
7 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 42 (33.07%) MS Office
2 38 (29.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.36%) Office 365
3 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 51 (40.16%) DNS
2 40 (31.50%) DHCP
3 32 (25.20%) VPN
4 31 (24.41%) SAN
5 18 (14.17%) Network Security
5 18 (14.17%) LAN
6 17 (13.39%) WAN
7 15 (11.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (9.45%) HTTP
8 12 (9.45%) HTTPS
8 12 (9.45%) Firewall
9 10 (7.87%) NAS
10 8 (6.30%) SSL
11 7 (5.51%) SMTP
12 4 (3.15%) VoIP
13 2 (1.57%) Structured Cabling
14 1 (0.79%) MPLS
14 1 (0.79%) TACACS
14 1 (0.79%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.79%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) MySQL
3 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) JUnit
1 3 (2.36%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.36%) Subversion
2 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (29.92%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Retail
3 7 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.57%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (21.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (17.32%) Support Engineer
3 18 (14.17%) IT Support
4 13 (10.24%) Administrator
4 13 (10.24%) IT Support Engineer
4 13 (10.24%) Security Specialist
4 13 (10.24%) Analyst
5 11 (8.66%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (7.87%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (7.87%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Developer
8 7 (5.51%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.51%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) UNIX Administrator
8 7 (5.51%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Messaging Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Senior Security Specialist
9 6 (4.72%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.09%) .NET
2 3 (2.36%) AWT
2 3 (2.36%) J2SE
2 3 (2.36%) HTML
3 2 (1.57%) Sphinx
3 2 (1.57%) Ajax
3 2 (1.57%) CSS
3 2 (1.57%) Web Services
4 1 (0.79%) Middleware
4 1 (0.79%) J2EE
4 1 (0.79%) ODBC
4 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) Management Information System
2 16 (12.60%) Clustering
3 10 (7.87%) Thin Client
3 10 (7.87%) Fat Client
4 7 (5.51%) iPhone
5 3 (2.36%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.57%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.57%) EPoS
7 1 (0.79%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) Replication
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 83 (65.35%) Windows
2 44 (34.65%) Linux
3 43 (33.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (26.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (25.98%) UNIX
6 32 (25.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (23.62%) Windows 7
8 24 (18.90%) Windows XP
9 9 (7.09%) Android
10 8 (6.30%) Windows 2000
11 6 (4.72%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.36%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.57%) Solaris
14 1 (0.79%) VMS
14 1 (0.79%) AIX
14 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.75%) ITIL
2 19 (14.96%) Change Management
3 15 (11.81%) SIEM
3 15 (11.81%) Vulnerability Management
4 14 (11.02%) Problem Management
4 14 (11.02%) Migration
5 13 (10.24%) Service Management
5 13 (10.24%) Cyber Security
6 7 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.51%) Load Balancing
6 7 (5.51%) Incident Management
7 6 (4.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.94%) OO
8 5 (3.94%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.15%) High Availability
9 4 (3.15%) OOD
10 3 (2.36%) Asset Management
10 3 (2.36%) Memory Management
11 2 (1.57%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.87%) Perl
1 10 (7.87%) SQL
2 7 (5.51%) VB.NET
2 7 (5.51%) Java
3 5 (3.94%) C++
4 4 (3.15%) C
5 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.57%) VBScript
6 2 (1.57%) VB
6 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.79%) Python
7 1 (0.79%) PHP
7 1 (0.79%) C#
7 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.79%) Golang
7 1 (0.79%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 44 (34.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (22.83%) MCSA
3 25 (19.69%) MCTS
3 25 (19.69%) MCP
4 21 (16.54%) MCSE
5 17 (13.39%) MCITP
6 15 (11.81%) SC Cleared
6 15 (11.81%) Security Cleared
7 10 (7.87%) Degree
8 9 (7.09%) CEH
8 9 (7.09%) CISSP
9 8 (6.30%) SSCP
10 3 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.57%) MCDST
11 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.57%) PMP
11 2 (1.57%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.79%) GCIA
12 1 (0.79%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) SLA
2 3 (2.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (48.03%) Active Directory
2 25 (19.69%) Hyper-V
3 13 (10.24%) Snort
4 12 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (5.51%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.36%) vSphere
7 2 (1.57%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.79%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.79%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.79%) Samba
8 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) Nessus
1 13 (10.24%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (10.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 10 (7.87%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (5.51%) Backup Exec
4 6 (4.72%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.57%) Puppet
5 2 (1.57%) Legato
6 1 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (60.63%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.62%) Symantec
3 28 (22.05%) VMware
4 22 (17.32%) McAfee
5 17 (13.39%) Juniper
6 16 (12.60%) Dell
7 15 (11.81%) CheckPoint
7 15 (11.81%) Websense
7 15 (11.81%) Blue Coat
7 15 (11.81%) IronPort
8 13 (10.24%) Qualys
8 13 (10.24%) Lumension
8 13 (10.24%) Splunk
8 13 (10.24%) Becrypt
8 13 (10.24%) LogRhythm
9 11 (8.66%) HP
10 8 (6.30%) SAP
10 8 (6.30%) Citrix
11 7 (5.51%) Fujitsu
12 6 (4.72%) Cisco
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Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
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