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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 78 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 41 72 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.41% 4.03% 4.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.42% 20.93% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 70
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
359 344 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.12% 19.25% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 230 250 314
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +9 13 £21,250 -39.28% 4
Knutsford +3 9 £34,000 - 2
Crewe -1 7 £42,500 +112.50% 2
Wilmslow - 4 £33,250 - 3
Nantwich -2 2 £40,000 +81.81%
Northwich +3 1 £37,500 +82.92%
Runcorn -2 1 - - 2
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 94 (80.34%) Windows
2 60 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (48.72%) DNS
4 49 (41.88%) Microsoft
5 47 (40.17%) Linux
5 47 (40.17%) Active Directory
5 47 (40.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (35.04%) MCSE
7 40 (34.19%) MCITP
8 39 (33.33%) VPN
9 38 (32.48%) Cisco
9 38 (32.48%) VMware
10 36 (30.77%) SAN
11 34 (29.06%) MS Exchange
12 33 (28.21%) DHCP
12 33 (28.21%) Finance
12 33 (28.21%) PowerShell
13 30 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 28 (23.93%) Windows 7
14 28 (23.93%) UNIX
15 27 (23.08%) MCP
16 26 (22.22%) MS Office
16 26 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
17 25 (21.37%) Firewall
18 24 (20.51%) ITIL
19 23 (19.66%) MS Excel
20 21 (17.95%) LAN
20 21 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
21 20 (17.09%) WAN
21 20 (17.09%) MCSA

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 34 (29.06%) MS Exchange
2 20 (17.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (10.26%) IIS
5 11 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (6.84%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.71%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.71%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle 9iAS
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.85%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (22.22%) MS Office
2 23 (19.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.85%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.40%) Office 365
2 8 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.85%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 57 (48.72%) DNS
2 39 (33.33%) VPN
3 36 (30.77%) SAN
4 33 (28.21%) DHCP
5 25 (21.37%) Firewall
6 21 (17.95%) LAN
7 20 (17.09%) WAN
8 17 (14.53%) NAS
9 15 (12.82%) SMTP
9 15 (12.82%) HTTP
10 14 (11.97%) Network Security
11 13 (11.11%) Wireless
12 10 (8.55%) VLAN
12 10 (8.55%) SSL
13 9 (7.69%) ADSL
13 9 (7.69%) VDSL
14 8 (6.84%) VoIP
15 7 (5.98%) Broadband
15 7 (5.98%) HTTPS
15 7 (5.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.85%) MySQL
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) JUnit
1 5 (4.27%) Subversion
1 5 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.42%) Selenium
3 3 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.71%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (28.21%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.27%) Retail
3 5 (4.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.56%) Legal
5 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.71%) French Language
5 2 (1.71%) Norwegian Language
5 2 (1.71%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.71%) Swedish Language
5 2 (1.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (21.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (16.24%) Analyst
3 18 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 11 (9.40%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (9.40%) 1st Line Support
4 11 (9.40%) IT Manager
5 10 (8.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (8.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (8.55%) Service Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) Administrator
7 7 (5.98%) Network Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Technical Support
7 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.27%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.26%) .NET
2 9 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (5.98%) Middleware
3 7 (5.98%) HTML
3 7 (5.98%) XML
4 6 (5.13%) Web Services
5 5 (4.27%) J2SE
5 5 (4.27%) AWT
6 2 (1.71%) Flash
7 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.85%) jQuery
7 1 (0.85%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Clustering
2 13 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.27%) Fixed Income
3 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.42%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.42%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.42%) Open Source
5 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.71%) EPoS
6 2 (1.71%) Life Science
6 2 (1.71%) Equities
7 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) Replication
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.85%) Celerra
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 94 (80.34%) Windows
2 60 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (40.17%) Linux
4 30 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (23.93%) UNIX
5 28 (23.93%) Windows 7
6 26 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (9.40%) Windows 8
8 8 (6.84%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.27%) Android
9 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.56%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.51%) ITIL
2 14 (11.97%) Information Security
2 14 (11.97%) Migration
3 12 (10.26%) Load Balancing
3 12 (10.26%) Mentoring
4 9 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 9 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (7.69%) Change Management
5 6 (5.13%) Change Control
5 6 (5.13%) Automation Testing
6 5 (4.27%) Cyber Security
6 5 (4.27%) Network Architecture
6 5 (4.27%) Memory Management
6 5 (4.27%) OO
6 5 (4.27%) OOD
6 5 (4.27%) Service Management
6 5 (4.27%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (4.27%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.21%) PowerShell
2 17 (14.53%) SQL
3 13 (11.11%) Perl
4 9 (7.69%) VBScript
4 9 (7.69%) VB
5 8 (6.84%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.13%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.13%) C++
7 5 (4.27%) Java
7 5 (4.27%) C
7 5 (4.27%) Python
8 3 (2.56%) Ruby
8 3 (2.56%) C#
8 3 (2.56%) PHP
9 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.85%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 47 (40.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (35.04%) MCSE
3 40 (34.19%) MCITP
4 27 (23.08%) MCP
5 20 (17.09%) MCSA
5 20 (17.09%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (16.24%) Degree
7 16 (13.68%) MCTS
8 15 (12.82%) CCNA
9 9 (7.69%) ISEB
9 9 (7.69%) JNCIA
10 6 (5.13%) CCNP
11 4 (3.42%) ISTQB
12 3 (2.56%) GCIH
13 2 (1.71%) HND
13 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.85%) MCT
14 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.85%) OCP
14 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) SLA
2 9 (7.69%) QA
3 6 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (40.17%) Active Directory
2 21 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.82%) Hyper-V
4 12 (10.26%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.42%) XenApp
5 4 (3.42%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.56%) vSphere
6 3 (2.56%) XenServer
6 3 (2.56%) Snort
7 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (6.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.42%) Puppet
3 3 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 49 (41.88%) Microsoft
2 38 (32.48%) Cisco
2 38 (32.48%) VMware
3 13 (11.11%) HP
4 12 (10.26%) Dell
4 12 (10.26%) Juniper
5 11 (9.40%) Citrix
6 10 (8.55%) Symantec
6 10 (8.55%) EMC
6 10 (8.55%) IBM
7 8 (6.84%) IronPort
8 4 (3.42%) Avaya
9 3 (2.56%) Splunk
9 3 (2.56%) LogRhythm
9 3 (2.56%) Toshiba
9 3 (2.56%) BT
9 3 (2.56%) Telerik
9 3 (2.56%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.71%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.71%) Meru Networks
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