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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 84 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 39 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.26% 3.34% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.08% 19.52% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 49 61
Average salary £35,500 £27,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.09% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
277 292 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.05% 17.10% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 197 227 240
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 8 July 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 8 July 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 -14 16 £32,500 +34.02% 5
Runcorn - 8 - - 1
Crewe - 7 £42,500 - 1
Knutsford -8 3 £34,000 -
Nantwich +12 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Northwich -1 1 £37,500 -6.25%
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 70 (77.78%) Windows
2 57 (63.33%) DNS
3 50 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 46 (51.11%) VPN
4 46 (51.11%) Cisco
4 46 (51.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (47.78%) DHCP
6 42 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
8 37 (41.11%) MCSE
9 36 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (37.78%) Windows 7
11 33 (36.67%) MCITP
12 32 (35.56%) VMware
13 30 (33.33%) LAN
13 30 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
14 29 (32.22%) WAN
15 28 (31.11%) MS Exchange
15 28 (31.11%) MCP
16 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 26 (28.89%) Linux
17 26 (28.89%) Firewall
18 25 (27.78%) PowerShell
19 24 (26.67%) CCNA
19 24 (26.67%) MCSA
19 24 (26.67%) MS Office
20 23 (25.56%) ITIL
21 22 (24.44%) SAN
21 22 (24.44%) MCTS
22 21 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 28 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 21 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.67%) IIS
4 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.44%) Oracle 9iAS
5 4 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.33%) Lync
7 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.11%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.11%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 24 (26.67%) MS Office
2 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.33%) ProjectWise
4 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.44%) Office 365
2 8 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.11%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 57 (63.33%) DNS
2 46 (51.11%) VPN
3 43 (47.78%) DHCP
4 30 (33.33%) LAN
5 29 (32.22%) WAN
6 26 (28.89%) Firewall
7 22 (24.44%) SAN
8 17 (18.89%) Wireless
9 15 (16.67%) SSL
10 13 (14.44%) VLAN
10 13 (14.44%) NAS
11 12 (13.33%) VoIP
12 11 (12.22%) ADSL
12 11 (12.22%) SMTP
12 11 (12.22%) VDSL
13 9 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (8.89%) Network Security
14 8 (8.89%) HTTP
15 7 (7.78%) SNMP
15 7 (7.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.56%) MySQL
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.22%) JasperReports
6 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) JUnit
1 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.22%) JIRA
1 2 (2.22%) Selenium
1 2 (2.22%) TestNG
1 2 (2.22%) MyEclipse
1 2 (2.22%) Mercurial
1 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (7.78%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.44%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) French Language
4 1 (1.11%) Norwegian Language
4 1 (1.11%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.11%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (14.44%) IT Manager
3 13 (14.44%) Network Engineer
3 13 (14.44%) IT Support
4 12 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) Analyst
5 10 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (10.00%) Administrator
7 8 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (8.89%) Service Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (8.89%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (7.78%) Technical Support
9 5 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 5 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.89%) HTML
2 7 (7.78%) Web Services
3 6 (6.67%) XML
4 5 (5.56%) 802.1X
5 3 (3.33%) WebCenter
6 2 (2.22%) REST
6 2 (2.22%) Flash
6 2 (2.22%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.22%) Spring
6 2 (2.22%) Apache Flex
6 2 (2.22%) .NET
6 2 (2.22%) J2EE
6 2 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) Fat Client
2 7 (7.78%) EPoS
2 7 (7.78%) Thin Client
3 6 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.56%) Life Science
4 5 (5.56%) Clustering
5 3 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.33%) Replication
5 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 70 (77.78%) Windows
2 46 (51.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (37.78%) Windows 7
5 26 (28.89%) Linux
6 15 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 12 (13.33%) UNIX
8 11 (12.22%) Windows 8
9 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.22%) Android
10 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) ITIL
2 14 (15.56%) Mentoring
3 13 (14.44%) Change Management
4 11 (12.22%) Mobile Device Management
5 10 (11.11%) Service Management
6 8 (8.89%) Information Security
7 7 (7.78%) Migration
7 7 (7.78%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (6.67%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (4.44%) DevOps
10 4 (4.44%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (4.44%) WAN Optimisation
10 4 (4.44%) Change Control
10 4 (4.44%) Network Architecture
10 4 (4.44%) Information Security Management
10 4 (4.44%) Security Management
10 4 (4.44%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 16 (17.78%) SQL
3 5 (5.56%) Perl
3 5 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.33%) PHP
4 3 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.33%) Python
4 3 (3.33%) Prolog
4 3 (3.33%) Ruby
5 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.22%) Java
5 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (41.11%) MCSE
3 33 (36.67%) MCITP
4 30 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (31.11%) MCP
6 24 (26.67%) MCSA
6 24 (26.67%) CCNA
7 22 (24.44%) MCTS
8 20 (22.22%) Degree
9 11 (12.22%) JNCIA
10 10 (11.11%) CCNP
11 7 (7.78%) HND
11 7 (7.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (3.33%) OCP
12 3 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (1.11%) A+ Certification
13 1 (1.11%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) SLA
2 4 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (21.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.44%) XenApp
5 4 (4.44%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.33%) XenServer
7 2 (2.22%) vSphere
8 1 (1.11%) Snort
8 1 (1.11%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) Puppet
1 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.33%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 46 (51.11%) Cisco
2 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 32 (35.56%) VMware
4 14 (15.56%) Juniper
4 14 (15.56%) HP
4 14 (15.56%) Dell
5 12 (13.33%) IBM
6 8 (8.89%) Citrix
7 6 (6.67%) Oracle
8 4 (4.44%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.33%) Meru Networks
9 3 (3.33%) Toshiba
9 3 (3.33%) BT
9 3 (3.33%) Business Objects
9 3 (3.33%) Avaya
9 3 (3.33%) CommVault
10 2 (2.22%) Adobe
10 2 (2.22%) Symantec
10 2 (2.22%) IronPort
11 1 (1.11%) Splunk
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