The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 36 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 6 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.24% 0.40% 10.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 3.13% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 18
Average salary £42,500 - £24,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 - £31,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
TCP/IP
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.42% 12.75% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 45
Average salary £38,500 £52,858 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.16% +82.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £32,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Chester

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Chester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Chester

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) HP
4 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) MCITP
5 4 (44.44%) Dell
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
6 3 (33.33%) MCTS
6 3 (33.33%) SCVMM
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (33.33%) High Availability
6 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 2 (22.22%) EMC

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (11.11%) Route 53
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Server Operations Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCITP
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCTS
3 2 (22.22%) PMP
3 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) Samba
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Sendmail
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 2 (22.22%) Legato
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Compaq
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday