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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 70 58 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +30
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 62 69 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.57% 3.56% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.56% 22.92% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 51 59 26
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £48,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
317 301 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.23% 15.52% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 247 232 202
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -5 25 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Northwich +1 16 £80,000 +100.00% 1
Runcorn -1 4 £27,500 +17.02% 2
Knutsford -2 4 £45,000 -14.28%
Nantwich - 3 £22,500 -
Macclesfield +17 2 £21,000 +2.43% 2
Chester -6 2 £35,000 - 2
Crewe - 2 £41,250 - 1
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 66 (67.35%) DNS
2 61 (62.24%) Windows
3 60 (61.22%) Cisco
4 54 (55.10%) DHCP
5 47 (47.96%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (44.90%) Active Directory
7 43 (43.88%) VPN
8 41 (41.84%) LAN
8 41 (41.84%) Microsoft
9 39 (39.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 37 (37.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 36 (36.73%) SSL
12 34 (34.69%) Firewall
13 33 (33.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 32 (32.65%) MCSE
15 28 (28.57%) CCNP
16 27 (27.55%) MS Exchange
16 27 (27.55%) VMware
16 27 (27.55%) Windows 7
16 27 (27.55%) VLAN
17 26 (26.53%) Cisco Nexus
17 26 (26.53%) MCP
17 26 (26.53%) WAN
18 25 (25.51%) iSCSI
18 25 (25.51%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (24.49%) MCITP
19 24 (24.49%) HTTP
20 23 (23.47%) Network Security
21 22 (22.45%) ITIL
22 21 (21.43%) CCNA

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 27 (27.55%) MS Exchange
2 19 (19.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (19.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.08%) IIS
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle 9iAS
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (3.06%) Lync
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 15 (15.31%) MS Office
3 3 (3.06%) ProjectWise
4 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.18%) Office 365
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.04%) SaaS
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.02%) Route 53
4 1 (1.02%) IaaS
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 66 (67.35%) DNS
2 54 (55.10%) DHCP
3 43 (43.88%) VPN
4 41 (41.84%) LAN
5 36 (36.73%) SSL
6 34 (34.69%) Firewall
7 27 (27.55%) VLAN
8 26 (26.53%) WAN
8 26 (26.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 25 (25.51%) iSCSI
10 24 (24.49%) HTTP
11 23 (23.47%) Network Security
12 17 (17.35%) Wireless
12 17 (17.35%) OSPF
12 17 (17.35%) BGP
12 17 (17.35%) Fibre Channel
13 16 (16.33%) FCoE
13 16 (16.33%) VoIP
14 14 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
14 14 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.10%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (5.10%) MySQL
3 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.04%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) JUnit
1 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.04%) JIRA
1 2 (2.04%) Selenium
1 2 (2.04%) TestNG
1 2 (2.04%) MyEclipse
1 2 (2.04%) Mercurial
1 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (13.27%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.10%) Retail
5 4 (4.08%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.08%) Front Office
5 4 (4.08%) Back Office
6 2 (2.04%) Advertising
7 1 (1.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (31.63%) Network Engineer
2 26 (26.53%) Support Engineer
3 20 (20.41%) IT Support
4 18 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (17.35%) IT Support Engineer
5 17 (17.35%) Security Engineer
6 16 (16.33%) Senior Security Engineer
6 16 (16.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 16 (16.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 16 (16.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) IT Manager
9 6 (6.12%) Support Technician
10 5 (5.10%) Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Technical Support
10 5 (5.10%) Technical Support Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Technical Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Support Manager
11 4 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (4.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) 802.1X
2 8 (8.16%) Web Services
2 8 (8.16%) HTML
3 6 (6.12%) XML
4 3 (3.06%) WebCenter
5 2 (2.04%) REST
5 2 (2.04%) J2EE
5 2 (2.04%) SOAP
5 2 (2.04%) Flash
5 2 (2.04%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.04%) Spring
5 2 (2.04%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (11.22%) Fat Client
2 11 (11.22%) Thin Client
3 10 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.16%) Life Science
5 7 (7.14%) EPoS
6 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.08%) Fixed Income
8 3 (3.06%) Clustering
8 3 (3.06%) Replication
8 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.02%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 61 (62.24%) Windows
2 37 (37.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (33.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (27.55%) Windows 7
5 19 (19.39%) Linux
6 18 (18.37%) Windows XP
7 12 (12.24%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.04%) UNIX
9 2 (2.04%) Android
10 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.45%) ITIL
2 21 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 16 (16.33%) E-Commerce
4 15 (15.31%) Change Management
4 15 (15.31%) Mentoring
5 14 (14.29%) Service Management
6 12 (12.24%) Service Delivery
7 11 (11.22%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (11.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (10.20%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (8.16%) WAN Optimisation
9 8 (8.16%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (8.16%) Service Continuity Management
9 8 (8.16%) Security Patching
10 5 (5.10%) DevOps
10 5 (5.10%) Change Control
10 5 (5.10%) Information Security Management
10 5 (5.10%) Security Management
10 5 (5.10%) Information Security
10 5 (5.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.41%) PowerShell
2 19 (19.39%) SQL
3 9 (9.18%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.06%) Prolog
4 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.04%) Java
5 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 47 (47.96%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (39.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (32.65%) MCSE
4 28 (28.57%) CCNP
5 26 (26.53%) MCP
6 24 (24.49%) MCITP
7 21 (21.43%) CCNA
8 20 (20.41%) Degree
8 20 (20.41%) MCTS
9 17 (17.35%) MCSA
10 16 (16.33%) CCIE
11 8 (8.16%) JNCIA
12 7 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (7.14%) HND
13 3 (3.06%) OCP
13 3 (3.06%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (3.06%) A+ Certification
14 2 (2.04%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) SLA
2 7 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 25 (25.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (20.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.08%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.02%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.02%) Firmware
5 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.02%) XenApp
5 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.02%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 60 (61.22%) Cisco
2 41 (41.84%) Microsoft
3 27 (27.55%) VMware
4 20 (20.41%) Citrix
5 9 (9.18%) Juniper
5 9 (9.18%) HP
5 9 (9.18%) Dell
6 8 (8.16%) IBM
7 6 (6.12%) Oracle
8 3 (3.06%) CommVault
9 2 (2.04%) Adobe
9 2 (2.04%) Apple
10 1 (1.02%) Symantec
10 1 (1.02%) McAfee
10 1 (1.02%) Sophos
10 1 (1.02%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.02%) Meru Networks
10 1 (1.02%) NetApp
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Macclesfield
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Industry Expert Training!
Posted: 16 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + premium company car + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Winsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Van
Posted: 25 days ago